24 Of 90 Chhattisgarh Lawmakers Have Criminal Records: Report
Saturday, December 15, 2018, 11:01 AM
A total of 24 of the 90 legislators in the newly-elected Chhattisgarh Assembly have declared that they are facing criminal cases.Thirteen of them are facing serious charges including assault and criminal intimidation, a report prepared by two NGOs said. In the previous Assembly, 15 (17 percent) of the MLAs had declared that they were facing criminal cases.
Remain calm as long as enemy is, says Rajnath Singh
Saturday, October 20, 2018, 12:05 PM
Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh celebrated Dussehra with BSF jawans posted along the Indo-Pak border in Bikaner on Friday. The minister, who reviewed the security situation along the border, during an interaction with the BSF soldiers said, "Our weapons remain calm, so long as the enemy's weapons are at peace across the border."
ND Tiwari, former CM of UP and Uttarakhand, dies
Thursday, October 18, 2018, 7:11 PM
On Thursday, the former Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand ND Tiwari passed away. He was undergoing treatment at the Max Hospital in Saket, Delhi. Tiwari was elected the Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh thrice and was the CM of Uttarakhand once. In Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi's cabinet, he served as the Minister of External Affairs from 1986-1987. He was 93.