Will Quit If Alliance With Dushyant Chautala’s Party Continues: BJP Leader Birender Singh

Birender Singh’s family and JJP chief Ajay Singh Chautala’s family are political arch-rivals. Chandigarh: Former Union Minister Birender Singh on Monday threatened to quit his party, the BJP, if it continues its alliance with Dushyant Chautala-led Jannayak Janta Party (JJP) in Haryana. The JJP is a junior partner in the BJP-led government in Haryana. Dushyant […]

Manipur Continues Illegal Immigrants Biometrics Drive, Gets More Time, Neighbour Mizoram Won’t Do It

Manipur has said narco-terrorists and illegal Myanmar immigrants are behind the ethnic clashes New Delhi: The centre has extended by six months the deadline for the Manipur government to complete its drive to capture the biometrics of illegal immigrants from Myanmar. The centre had also asked Manipur’s neighbour Mizoram to carry out the biometric exercise […]

Missing Soldier Body Found In Jammu and Kashmir Forest As Anti-Terror Op Continues In Anantnag

Forces are using drones and helicopters for surveillance in the area (Representational) Srinagar: Security forces found two bodies from the Gadole forest in Jammu and Kashmir’s Anantnag district on the sixth day of an anti-terror operation even as Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha vowed to avenge the death of soldiers and a cop in an encounter […]

15 Arrested As Assam Child Marriage Crackdown Continues

Assam Police have arrested thousands on child marriage charges (File). Guwahati: Police in Assam have arrested 15 qazis, or Islamic judges, accused of conducting child marriages. They were arrested on Wednesday from the state’s Hailakandi district. Police also seized 10 marriage certificates from the accused’s possession. Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma declared “around 3,000 […]

Parliament: Monsoon Session 2023 Ends Today, Stalemate Continues Over Manipur: 10 Points

PM Modi addressed the parliament during the no-trust debate yesterday (File) New Delhi: The Monsoon Session of parliament ends today with the violence in Manipur remaining central to the Opposition’s protest that led to multiple disruptions and even an unsuccessful no-trust vote. Here are the top 10 points in this big story: Opposition leaders will […]