politicians

Nitish, Sushil Modi, Tejashwi pay tribute to Paswan

Kumar and other leaders cutting across party lines paid respect to the septuagenarian leader, who died in Delhi on Thursday, at the airport premises.

published on : 9th October 2020

223 people under detention in Jammu and Kashmir, no one under house arrest now: Centre

G Kishan Reddy said that since J&K was bifurcated, terrorism and militancy in the region have reduced significantly.

published on : 15th September 2020

France tries forcing change on Lebanon's politicians

Lebanon’s ruling class, in power since the end of the civil war in 1990, has run the tiny country and its population into the ground.

published on : 11th September 2020

Former & serving MPs, MLAs facing criminal trials in 4,442 cases, says High Courts data to SC

The Amicus Curiae has also given various suggestions to the court for ensuring speedy trials in cases involving politicians.

published on : 9th September 2020

Sivaganga MP Karti P Chidambaram tests COVID-19 positive, 2nd parliamentarian in Tamil Nadu to get infected

The Congress leader said that he had shown 'mild symptoms' and as per medical advice, he will be under home quarantine.

published on : 3rd August 2020

Delhi riots: Police examining speeches of Sonia Gandhi, Anurag Thakur, Kapil Mishra, others

Necessary action will be taken if it is found that their speech had any nexus with the northeast Delhi riots.

published on : 14th July 2020

International Yoga Day: Low-key affair, but enthusiasts, politicos in Karnataka keep spirit up

A statement from the Raj Bhavan said that the Governor practised solo yoga while the staff practiced yoga on the lawns at 6 am.

published on : 22nd June 2020

Telangana citizens urge politicians to avoid mass gatherings amid COVID-19 pandemic

Leaders continue to attend public programmes, be it marriages or inaugural ceremonies, along with scores of followers by flouting norms.

published on : 15th June 2020

Politicians in Maharashtra  log into technology to beat lockdown hurdles

Now, various apps have emerged as the new tools of communication and are used for ministerial works and party meetings.

published on : 30th April 2020

UP SP leader's son shot dead in 'road rage' case involving local BJP politician's son

At least six people, including the deceased's younger brother and a policeman, were injured in the clash.

published on : 18th February 2020

Experts divided on views over SC verdict on decriminalisation of politics

While some say that the judgment will lead to elimination or deterrence of criminalisation of politics, a few others think that it is too early to say.

published on : 14th February 2020

Publish criminal records of candidates in website, social media: SC on decriminalization of politics

The website of the party should also give reasons as to why the candidates are being fielded for election.

published on : 13th February 2020

Maldives shuts parliament, resists order to free political prisoners

This comes after President Abdulla Yameen's regime resisted international pressure to comply with a landmark Supreme Court order to free political prisoners.

published on : 3rd February 2018

Clashes in Maldives as court orders imprisoned politicians' release

Hundreds of people celebrated in Male by waving the country's flag after the court overturned verdicts against ex-president Mohamed Nasheed and an ex-vice president jailed after trials.

published on : 2nd February 2018
1 2 >