BJP activists throw rotten eggs at Kanhaiya Kumar in Bengal

Kolkata , Aug 22

Nearly 100 BJP activists on Monday threw rotten eggs and staged a demonstration against Jawaharlal University student leader Kanhaiya Kumar calling him an IS terrorist group's agent and "anti-national" at Midnapore town of West Bengal.

Man held for killing daughter to remarry

New Delhi , Aug 21

A man who killed his minor daughter to fulfil his desire to marry his sister-in-law following his wife's death has been arrested along with his nephew whom he convinced to help him in the crime, police said on Monday.

Modi reviews progress of 17 schemes with BJP CMs

New Delhi , Aug 21

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday reviewed progress of 17 central schemes - aimed at the poor, middle class and farmers - with chief ministers of BJP-ruled states and suggested setting short-term targets to get better results in the march towards a New India by 2022.

DUSU Election on Sep 12

New Delhi , Aug 21

The annual election for the Delhi University Students' Union (DUSU) will be held on September 12, the varsity announced on Monday.

Why can't NIA have a head with fixed tenure, asks Congress

New Delhi , Aug 21

The Congress on Monday noted that the Narendra Modi government has not been able to find a single competent officer to head the National Investigation Agency (NIA) and asked why can't the agency have a fixed tenure for its head.

Not inviting NCP for Kisan rally, says Congress' Gujarat unit

New Delhi , Aug 21

After the NCP legislators voted with the BJP in the recent Rajya Sabha election, the Congress' Gujarat unit on Monday said it has decided not to invite the party for its 'Kisan Rally' next month but left it to the party high command to take the final call.