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NEW DELHIInheritance Tax alien to democratic values, Indian ethos: Dr Jitendra
NEW DELHI: Union Minister Dr Jitendra Singh today said here today that Inheritance Tax ,as proposed by the Congress party, is alien to democratic values and the Indian ethos.

LUCKNOWCongress wants to rob rights of Dalits, backward classes through caste census: Yogi Adityanath
LUCKNOW: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Wednesday alleged that Congress wants to rob the rights of the Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes and Backward Castes with its caste census.

MADHYA PRADESHPoliticians Misuse Religion for Political Gains: PM Modi
MADHYA PRADESH: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday accused Congress of reducing the quota for the OBCs in Karnataka by putting Muslims castes in the same category, and claimed that it plans to...


NEW DELHIElection Commission starts examining complaints against PM's speech
NEW DELHI: Amid mounting opposition pressure, the Election Commission is learnt to have started examining complaints against a speech made by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Rajasthan in which he sug...

WORLDIndia, Japan hold consultations on disarmament, non-proliferation and export control
The 10th round of India-Japan consultations on disarmament, non-proliferation and export control was held in Tokyo on April 24, 2024, the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) informed in a press releas...

NEW DELHIPaytm progresses with UPI migration with banking partners, focuses on UPI Lite and Rupay Credit Card
NEW DELHI: In an official statement, fintech company Paytm on Wednesday informed that it is actively collaborating with its banking partners to ensure a smooth transition to its new Unified Payments ...

NEW DELHICongress refutes claims of party planning inheritance tax, shares old clip of BJP MP calling for estate tax
NEW DELHI: Refuting Bharatiya Janata Party's claim that Congress aims to impose inheritance tax in the country, party leader Jairam Ramesh said that it was former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi who abol...

KERALATerrorism protected in Kerala during Congress, Left rule: Amit Shah
KERALA: Senior BJP leader and Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Wednesday attacked the Congress and the ruling Left in Kerala, accusing them of protecting terrorism in the state and taking the support...

CHANDIGARHTarun Chugh expresses anger over Sam Pitroda’s statement on ‘inheritance tax’
CHANDIGARH: BJP National General Secretary Tarun Chugh Wednesday said that Congress has been completely exposed by the statement of Sam Pitroda. He said Pitroda had an important role of drafting mani...

AMARAVATIINDIA alliance govt will create crores of 'lakhpatis': Rahul Gandhi
AMARAVATI: Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday claimed the Mahalaxmi scheme and his party's promise of the right to apprenticeship, both aimed to uplift the poor women and youth, will change th...

KERALA"Ilu-Ilu going on between Congress and Communists": Amit Shah takes a dig at INDI Alliance
KERALA: Union Minister Amit Shah on Wednesday held an election rally in Alappuzha for BJP candidate Sobha Surendran.

NEW DELHI"Pitroda has done an x-RAY of Congress manifesto": BJP's Sudhanshu Trivedi attacks Congress on inheritance tax controversy
NEW DELHI: National Spokesperson of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Sudhanshu Trivedi, on Wednesday addressed a press conference and stepped up the attack on Sam Pitroda saying that Pitroda has done su...

WORLDIsrael destroys loaded rocket launchers in Gaza humanitarian zone
Israeli aircraft struck Hamas rocket launchers located in a southern Gaza humanitarian zone overnight, the Israel Defence Forces confirmed on Wednesday morning.

KERALABoth Left, Congress taking PFI support in polls: Amit Shah in Kerala
KERALA: Senior BJP leader and Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Wednesday attacked the Congress and the ruling Left in Kerala, alleging both were taking the support of a banned organisation, Popular F...

BENGALURUDeve Gowda slams Rahul Gandhi over wealth redistribution promise
BENGALURU: Former Prime Minister H D Deve Gowda on Wednesday slammed Rahul Gandhi's "wealth redistribution promise", stating that only someone with no practical knowledge can speak like that.

NEW DELHIHemant Soren moves Supreme Court seeking relief in money laundering case
NEW DELHI: Former Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren moved the Supreme Court seeking relief on Wednesday in a money laundering case.

WORLD'Holds and blocks' in UNSC Sanctions Committees are 'disguised vetoes': India jibes China
In a veiled jibe at China, India has said that the "holds" placed on proposals in the UNSC sanctions committees are "disguised vetoes" on matters such as listing Pakistan-based global terrorists wher...

MUMBAIDRI seizes valuables of Rs 10.48 cr after busting gold smuggling syndicate in Mumbai 4 held
MUMBAI: The Directorate of Revenue Intelligence has busted a gold smuggling syndicate in Mumbai and seized the precious metal, cash and other valuables of Rs 10.48 crore, a DRI official said on Wedne...

NEW DELHICAG of India visits Spain to foster bilateral relations with court of accounts
NEW DELHI: The Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) of India, Girish Chandra Murmu, embarked on a visit to the office of the Court of Accounts (Tribunal de Cuentas) of Spain to strengthen bilateral ...

NEW DELHIPlea in Supreme Court for SIT probe into alleged quid pro arrangement between corporates and political parties through electoral bonds
NEW DELHI: A petition has been filed in the Supreme Court seeking a probe by a Special Investigation Team (SIT) into the alleged instances of quid pro quo arrangements between corporates and politica...

NEW DELHIEmergency procurement powers help Army to modernise itself: Army Chief General Manoj Pande
NEW DELHI: Army Chief General Manoj Pande on Wednesday said that emergency procurement powers given by the government has helped the force to modernise itself.

KERALA"Indira Gandhi donated her jewellery in 1962 war...": Mallikarjun Kharge on PM Modi's "mangalsutra jibe"
KERALA: Responding to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 'mangalsutra jibe', Congress president Mallikarjun Kharge on Wednesday said that former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi had donated her jewellery in ...

LEHLeh-Manali National Highway reopens for traffic after 5 months
LEH: The Border Roads Organisation has reopened the 428-km Leh-Manali National Highway for vehicular traffic after the arterial road remained closed for nearly five months due to heavy snowfall durin...

CHHATTISGARH'Vote bank hungry' Congress wants to implement quota on basis of religion: PM Modi
CHHATTISGARH: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday hit out at the Congress, saying the "vote bank hungry" party wanted to implement reservation on the basis of religion.

KERALAPM Modi is afraid of invisible voters, says Mallikarjun Kharge
KERALA: Congress President Mallikarjun Kharge, addressing a press conference in Kerala's Thiruvananthapuram on Wednesday, said Prime Minister Narendra Modi was afraid of invisible voters and that's w...

CHHATTISGARH"Congress does not want Indians to pass on their property to their children": PM Modi
CHHATTISGARH: Amid a political slugfest over Congress's "wealth redistribution" poll promise, Prime Minister Narendra Modi hit out at the remarks made by Congress' Sam Pitroda advocating an 'inherita...

NEW DELHI"This is Modi Ji's 5G mega scam..." says AAP MP Sanjay Singh on request of centre on 2G spectrum case
NEW DELHI: Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MP Sanjay Singh accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his government of orchestrating a "5G mega scam." In a critique, Singh alleged that the Modi administration p...

NEW DELHIINDIA coalition discuss staggered power sharing formula along with seat share in alliance talks
NEW DELHI: As news reports emerge about seat sharing alliance talks among political parties of the 'INDIA' coalition political grouping, it has also been learnt that the top rung involved in seat neg...

NEW DELHI"PM Modi scared of Congress' revolutionary manifesto" says Rahul Gandhi, backs redistribution of wealth
NEW DELHI: Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday claimed that Prime Minister Narendra Modi had panicked after seeing the Congress' "revolutionary" manifesto.

NEW DELHIDelhi Court grants time to Arvind Kejriwal to file response to ED's reply
NEW DELHI: The Rouse Avenue Court on Wednesday granted time to Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal to file a rejoinder on the replies filed by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) on his two revisions a...

ANDHRA PRADESHThree killed after a speeding car hits lorry in Nellore district
ANDHRA PRADESH: Three people have been killed and two were injured critically when their speeding car hit a lorry from behind near the Musunuru toll plaza in Kavali here early morning, police said.

NEW DELHISupreme Court seeks clarification from Election Commission on functioning of EVMs calls poll panel official at 2 pm
NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Wednesday sought clarification from the Election Commission on certain aspects regarding the functioning of Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs), and summoned a senior po...

NEW DELHINo force can stop caste census: Rahul Gandhi addresses Samajik Nyay Sammelan
NEW DELHI: In a scathing attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the BJP, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday said those who call themselves ‘deshbakt' are scared of the ‘X-ray' of caste cen...

NEW DELHI"We must invest in resilient infrastructure today for a better tomorrow": PM Modi
NEW DELHI: Emphasising the need for investment in resilient infrastructure, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said that the focus should shift towards resilience in infrastructure once relief...

NEW DELHIPM Modi waived off loans worth Rs 16 lakh crore of his billionaire friends: Rahul Gandhi
NEW DELHI: Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of waiving off loans worth Rs 16 lakh crore of his billionaire friends, and said the country will never forgi...

NEW DELHIBJP rips into Sam Pitroda's inheritance tax suggestion, Congress distances itself from comments
NEW DELHI: Bharatiya Janata Party leaders on Wednesday slammed Sam Pitroda over his remarks on the redistribution of wealth where the Chairman of Indian Overseas Congress advocated an inheritance tax...