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Quota Bill: Rajya Sabha approves 10 per cent reservation to economically weaker sections

The Rajya Sabha passed a Constitutional (Amendment) Bill, 2019 to award 10 per cent reservation to economically weaker sections with majority. After 10-hour long debate,...

Lok Sabha passes Citizenship Amendment Bill amid protests

The contentious Citizenship (Amendment) Bill has been passed in Lok Sabha paving the way for the enactment of a new citizenship law. Home Minister Rajnath...

Union Cabinet clears Citizenship (Amendment) Bill

The Union Cabinet today cleared the redrafted Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, which seeks to provide Indian citizenship to non-Muslims from Bangladesh, Afghanistan and Pakistan. A meeting...

No plans to extend Assam’s NRC to other states, says Centre

Putting all speculations to rest, the Centre has clarified that there is no plan to extend Assam’s National Register of Citizens (NRC) to other...

Sachin Tendulkar attends childhood coach Ramakant Achrekar’s funeral in Mumbai

Former India cricketers Sachin Tendulkar and Vinod Kambli attended their coach Ramakant Achrekar's funeral in Mumbai on Thursday. Sachin Tendulkar was seen lending his...

PM Narendra Modi’s first interview of 2019: What he said

In an interview to the news agency ANI, Prime Minister Narendra Modi spoke on a variety of issues ranging from surgical strikes to demonetisation...

SC to hear plea on Meghalaya coal mine tragedy

The Supreme Court is all set to hear a plea on Thursday seeking the deployment of adequate manpower and equipment for the rescue of...

Celebrations all across the globe as people welcome new year 2019

New Year celebrations were seen across the globe in a grand way where people gathered in large numbers with their loved ones to welcome...

JPC meet on Citizenship Bill concludes in New Delhi

The last meeting of the Joint Parliamentary Committee for the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill concluded in New Delhi. According to reports, a series of proposals put...

Ripun Bora stage protest at parliament premises; demand higher wages for tea garden workers...

Assam Pradesh Congress Committee (APCC) Chief Ripun Bora staged protest inside the Parliament premises demanding increase in daily wages of tea garden workers of...