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- BJP, opposition MPs spar ahead of House panel’s debate on J&K
‘Odd-even’ not effective, explore other steps, SC tells Delhi govt
The bench pulled up the city government and said: “Stubble burning is only for a few days. There will be a problem even after it has stopped. The situation will further deteriorate when there will be fog. Sixty per cent of the problem is because of your inaction. Something more than ‘odd-even’ is to be done."
Meet on pollution put off as 25 of 29 MPs fail to show up
A crucial parliamentary panel meeting called to discuss the pollution crisis in Delhi-NCR had to be cancelled at the eleventh hour on Friday as only four of 29 MPs turned up for it. The absentees included East Delhi MP and former cricket star Gautam Gambhir. Within hours, the no-show by MPs and other agencies kicked off a huge political row and outrage on social media.
- Congress-NCP likely to insist on Uddhav Thackeray as Shiv Sena’s pick for Maharashtra CM
Over 1.51 lakh died in road accidents last year; UP tops among states
The number of persons killed in road crashes in India touched all time high in 2018 registering over 1.51 lakh fatalities, an increase of nearly 3,500 more people losing their lives as compared to 2017, with UP recording maximum road fatalities, followed by Maharashtra and Tamil Nadu, according to the latest Road Accident Report.
- Mehbooba Mufti shifted to VIP bungalow after 3-and-a-half months
- I-T appellate tribunal upholds withdrawal of I-T exemption granted to Young Indian
- Our vision is not limited to forming govt: Nitin Gadkari
Modi has changed country's political culture: Nadda
BJP national working president JP Nadda said PM Narendra Modi has transformed the country's political culture by bringing his own interpretation to the word "power". "The PM has changed the country's political culture by giving a new meaning to the word power. For Narendra Modi power is not a means of enjoyment but a means to serve people," Nadda said.
- No one can form govt in Maharashtra without BJP: Chandrakant Patil