Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's top Special Protection Group (SPG) security has been withdrawn. He will have Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) cover, the home ministry has decided.
Unable to extract much from "intelligent" Congress leader and former Union minister P Chidambaram, the CBI has decided to seek further custody of him in the INX Media case, DNA has learnt.
Jammu and Kashmir Government has decided to hold Block Development Council elections across the state soon.
The process of having only the national flag atop government buildings is continuing across Jammu and Kashmir.
Union ministry of home affairs (MHA) has reached out to detained J&K leaders Omar Abdullah and Mehbooba Mufti in the last two days through a few top intelligence officers, seeking the two former CMs’ cooperation in maintaining peace after they are released, sources said on Saturday.
Arun Jaitley, former Finance Minister and BJP veteran who died on Saturday, will be cremated today in the afternoon with state honours.
The Narendra Modi-led National Democratic Alliance government has, to put it mildly, under-performed on the economy. Under its watch the economy has sharply slowed twice, in spite of generally favourable global factors, particularly a low price for crude oil.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is slated to visit the Shreenathji Temple today before departing to attend the G7 summit in Biarritz.
Former Union Minister Arun Jaitley passed away at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in Delhi on Saturday. He was 66 years old. Jaitley had undergone surgeries to treat his cancer, and had been admitted to the ICU on August 9.
Home Minister Amit Shah today said the centre has fulfilled the dreams of the country's first Home Minister Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel by integrating Jammu and Kashmir with the rest of the country.
Mamata Banerjee is certainly in the thrall of a poetic muse and has not been watching the finance minister trying to put the economy back on track.