Holi 2019: Politicians, CRPF, other paramilitary forces shun celebrations in solidarity with families of soldiers killed in Pulwama attack
The CRPF, Rajnath Singh and Arvind Kejriwal are among those will not take part in Holi festivities in respect for the CRPF soldiers killed in Pulwama.
Amit Shah's '250 terrorists dead' in IAF air strike claim, just an 'estimate': VK Singh defends BJP chief; party blames Opposition
As Opposition leaders latched on to Amit Shah's claim of 250 casualties in the Indian Air Force strike in Pakistan, Minister of State, External Affairs VK Singh came to the BJP president's defence
Union minister SS Ahluwalia said on Saturday that neither Modi nor BJP president Amit Shah ever claimed that the air strikes killed over 300 terrorists. Amid the demands for proof of the air strikes, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley refused to give numbers for the toll and said on Saturday "no security agencies ever share operational details".
Arvind Kejriwal accuses Amit Shah of calling armed forces 'liar' after BJP chief claims 250 deaths in IAF strikes
At an event in Ahmedabad, Amit Shah had said: "After Pulwama attack, everyone was thinking that we can't do surgical strike, but Modi government, on the 13th day, conducted air strikes and killed more than 250 terrorists."
Congress says Narendra Modi should tell India 'truth' about number of terrorists killed in Balakot air strike
Two days after Union minister SS Ahluwalia said neither Narendra Modi nor any government spokesperson had given any figure on the casualty of Balakot air strikes, the Congress asked the prime minister to come out with the truth on the number of terrorists killed.
'Assam's burden is our burden,' says Rajnath Singh as Citizenship Amendment Bill is passed in Lok Sabha amid protests
Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh moved the the Citizenship Bill, 2019, in the Lok Sabha amid protests inside the House and in the northeast.
Digital payment transactions rose to over 2,070 crore in 2017-18, Union minister SS Ahluwalia informs Parliament
The total number of digital transactions increased from 220 crore in 2013-2014 to more than 2070.98 crore in 2017-2018, SS Ahluwalia said
Darjeeling unrest: Bullets and jail will not solve Hill issues, BJP MP SS Ahluwalia tells Bengal govt
Union minister and Member of Parliament from Darjeeling SS Ahluwalia on Tuesday warned the West Bengal government of a severe backlash if the state chose to "physically eliminate" people in a bid to douse the fire in its hills.
Gorkhaland agitation: Bengal's BJP leader Dilip Ghosh shown black flags by JAP activists in Kalimpong
West Bengal BJP President Dilip Ghosh was on Wednesday shown black flags and 'go back posters by the Jana Andolan Party (JAP) activists
Chairman of the Board of Administrators for Darjeeling hills and expelled GJM leader Binay Tamang has asked Union minister SS Ahluwalia and West Bengal BJP president Dilip Ghosh to clear their stand on the Gorkhaland issue before setting foot in the hills.
A delegation of the Gorkha Jan Mukti (GJM) met home minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday and called for tripartite talks to resolve the Gorkhaland issue
Union Minister SS Ahluwalia pitched for a negotiated settlement involving bi-partite or tri-partite talks to resolve the impasse in Darjeeling
Darjeeling unrest: BJP asks West Bengal govt to shun use of force, says crisis can be resolved via dialogue
The BJP on Thursday asked the West Bengal government to shun use of force in the tense Darjeeling, saying the crisis there could not be resolved through bullet.
The agitators threw petrol bombs at a vacant police outpost in Jaldhaka in Darjeeling hills in the afternoon and also tried to set ablaze a forest bungalow in the hills but failed, the police said.
Narendra Modi to visit Israel on 4 July: PM Netanyahu calls it 'significant step' in strengthening relations
Modi's visit to Israel is aimed at commemorating 25 years of establishment of diplomatic ties between the two countries, a move that Benjamin Netanyahu hailed as a "very significant step." Modi will be the first Indian premier to visit the nation
The West Bengal's ruling Trinamool Congress on Wednesday demanded resignation of Darjeeling Lok Sabha member SS Ahluwalia of the BJP for his "instigating" remarks on the pro-Gorkhaland agitation in the hills.
Darjeeling unrest: Trinamool Congress seeks resignation of BJP's SS Ahluwalia over pro-Gorkhaland comment
Terming Darjeeling MP SS Ahluwalia's comments on the pro-Gorkhaland agitation in the hills as "unconstitutional and stroking fire into the issue" West Bengal ruling party Trinamool Congress on Wednesday demanded his immediate resignation from the Lok Sabha.
Ahluwalia accused West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee of not taking cognisance of the incident and "not even expressing condolence" over the incident or help the family of the deceased.
The Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) on Monday expressed its "displeasure" with the Centre and questioned the absence of Darjeeling BJP MP SS Ahluwalia at the time of crisis.