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UP elections 2017: Mulayam punctured cycle, Shivpal broke chain, says Rajnath Singh

June 18, 2020 3:06 pm

Rajnath Singh claimed that the atmosphere in Uttar Pradesh was conducive to blooming of 'lotus' - the BJP's poll symbol.

UP Elections 2017: Without SP-Congress alliance, BJP could have crossed 300 seats, says Rajnath Singh

February 22, 2017 10:19 am

Uttar Pradesh elections 2017: Rajnath Singh said Prime Minister Narendra Modi never believed in the 'politics of polarisation'

UP election 2017: Allahabad HC asks EC to decide over SP's election manifesto

February 09, 2017 10:29 am

The first phase of polling in Uttar Pradesh is on Saturday

Top stories at 9 pm, Feb 5: Sasikala set to be Tamil Nadu CM, Centre may take 'major step' on triple talaq, US court rejects Trump's appeal against stay on travel ban

February 05, 2017 9:18 pm

Top news at 9 pm on Feb 5: From Sasikala Natarajan being appointed Legislative Party leader of AIADMK, set to be Tamil Nadu's next chief minister, to Rahul Gandhi's jibe at PM Modi at Kanpur rally.

BSF jawan being pressured to apologise for complaint on bad food, says wife

January 12, 2017 12:53 pm

A final report in this regard is expected to be submitted by the BSF Thursday.

High-level committee meeting on Karnataka drought relief postponed for Thursday

January 04, 2017 11:38 am

The relief fund recommended by the sub-committee is 38 per cent lower than the amount sought by the state government.

Media has very important role to play: Rajnath Singh

December 26, 2016 9:36 pm

"Regional media do not work with a regional mindset. They connect with the national narrative and present it to the local audience," Singh said.

Rajnath claims people's support on 'bold' demonetisation step

December 26, 2016 5:13 pm

"People did face initial difficulties after demonetisation was announced, but now they have come down considerably," he claimed.

Indo-Bangla border to be completely sealed by mid 2018: Rajnath Singh

December 26, 2016 4:53 pm

The Union minister said the Centre will make no compromise on the issue of insurgency as he claimed that violence has considerably come down in the state.

BJP will bring back development, good governance to UP: Rajnath Singh

December 24, 2016 8:24 pm

"Development and good governance which were exiled by the SP and BSP will be brought back through the BJP government after the coming Assembly polls in the state," said the Lok Sabha member from Lucknow.


Mamata to swear-in, Obama to visit Hiroshima - Top headlines of the day

May 27, 2016 8:53 am

Here are top headlines of the day

Budget session: Opposition turns up the heat on Government

February 24, 2016 10:28 pm

With the row over the JNU sedition case and the death of Dalit scholar Rohith Vemula setting the stage for a stormy start to the Budget session.

Protests against Afzal Guru event at Jawaharlal Nehru University

February 12, 2016 6:25 pm

Residents of Munirka village protest outside the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) against the organising of a meet to “mourn” the hanging of 2001 Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru, in New Delhi.

Dilip Kumar, Saira Banu's sweet pics after receiving Padma Vibhushan

December 14, 2015 12:40 pm

Veteran actor Dilip Kumar was presented with the Padma Vibhushan award by Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday (December 13) in Mumbai. Saira Banu shared some lovely moments with her husband as she showed him his award.

Evil goes up in smoke as country celebrates Dussehra

October 22, 2015 10:00 pm

Giant effigies of ten-headed demon king Ravana, his son Meghnad and brother Kumbhakaran went up in flames marking the triumph of good over evil as fervour marked Dussehra festivities across the country on Thursday (October 22). Pranab Mukherjee, Sonia Gandhi, Rahul Gandhi, Manmohan Singh, Rajnath Singh and other dignitaries watched the evil going up in smoke.

Modi, Jaitley, Advani pay tribute to Lokmanya Bal Gangadhar Tilak

July 23, 2015 6:33 pm

Narendra Modi, Arun Jaitley, L K Advani and others pay tribute to Lokmanya Bal Gangadhar Tilak on his birth anniversary.

Monsoon Session begins on a stormy note

July 21, 2015 6:33 pm

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today voiced hope that the Monsoon Session of Parliament will be fruitful.


After rescue comes recovery. How states are helping rebuild Kerala: News in Numbers

June 18, 2020 2:42 pm

Kerala initial estimate of the damage is about Rs 20,000 crore. The Centre has so far pledged Rs 600 crore. This is how states are pitching in. Take a look in today’s #NewsInNumbers

The amount of loss in Kerala because of floods: News in Numbers

June 18, 2020 2:42 pm

As Kerala battles its worst floods in a century, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Saturday said that the state, with help from the centre and armed forces, is constantly trying to overcome the situation. See more:

Venkaiah Naidu to lead high-power committee: HM on Jat Reservation

February 21, 2016 4:49 pm

New Delhi, Feb 21 (ANI): Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday reacted over the Jat Reservation issue by saying that a high-power committee has been formed which would be led by Union Parliamentary Affairs Minister Venkaiah Naidu. He also said that the committee has been asked to submit a comprehensive report to find the solution of this problem as soon as possible. He also appealed to the people of Haryana to help in maintaining peace and order in the state.

Rajnath announces Rs 5 crore for Delhi Police Welfare

February 16, 2016 6:37 am

New Delhi, Feb 16 (ANI): Speaking at the 69th Delhi Police Raising Day ceremony, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday announced five crore rupees for the Delhi Police Welfare. During the event, he lauded Delhi Commissioner of Police (CP) BS Bassi for his leadership and said that because of him the Delhi Police has been successful in so many projects. He further appreciated him for motivating and encouraging people working under him.

Will meet Rajnath, JNU VC today: AIATF

February 15, 2016 1:46 pm

New Delhi, Feb 15 (ANI): All-India Anti-Terrorist Front (AIATF) Chairman M S Bitta on Monday asked that when Afzal Guru was proved guilty and sentenced to death by the Supreme Court, then why this matter was raised again by the political parties. He further said that they will meet Home Minister Rajnath Singh and JNU VC today regarding the conflict that is going on. Bitta added that if the government will not take action, then families of martyrs will sit outside JNU and will urge the government for justice.

Nitish demands proof on Rajnath’s JNU remark

February 15, 2016 1:38 pm

Patna, Feb 15 (ANI): Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Monday demanded proof from Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh for putting the onus of Jawaharlal Nehru University row on LeT chief Hafiz Saeed. Kumar added that instead of making such baseless allegations, the people who raised anti-national slogans in the university must be identified. Kumar further stated that in 2019 General Assembly elections, people will throw them out seeing the way they are running the country.

Rajnath relies on a 'fake' Twitter handle: Prakash Karat

February 15, 2016 9:35 am

New Delhi, Feb 15 (ANI): Communist Party of India (Marxist) leader Prakash Karat on Monday visited the JNU campus to express solidarity with the protesting students. Taking potshots at Home Minister Rajnath Singh's statement that JNU incident was supported by Hafiz Saeed, he said that Home Minister relies on a 'fake' Twitter handle. He further said that they were not perturbed by some unwarranted elements imposing the label of 'anti-national' on them. Karat added that they are prepared to face everything and are not worried about being labelled anti-national or something.