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Have not violated any law or insulted the army: Azam Khan

July 01, 2017 After a total of three complaints were filed on Saturday against Azam Khan over his controversial remark on the Indian Army, the Samajwadi Party leader asserted that he has not violated any law or not insulted any army. “Whatever I said were not my words. I have not violated any law or […]

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Jaitley Responds to China, Says India of 2017 Different From 1962

IANS Updated: 30 June, 2017   The India of 2017 is different from the India of 1962, Defence Minister Arun Jaitley said on Friday, a day after China asked New Delhi to learn from its 1962 military debacle. “If they are trying to remind us, the situation in 1962 was different, the India of today […]

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Jammu And Kashmir Will Suffer Crippling Losses Without GST: Arun Jaitley

June 30, 2017   NEW DELHI:  With Jammu and Kashmir government still undecided on rolling out the Goods and Services Tax (GST) in the state from July 1, Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Friday that the border state stood to suffer major losses if it does not implement GST. “J&K (sic) has a different system […]

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GST rollout to be very smooth, assures Jaitley

30 June 2017 New Delhi, June 30 (IANS) Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday held out the assurance of a “very smooth” transition into the Goods and Services Tax (GST) regime, promising that the administration will be very liberal and not implement it “very strictly” in the first two months. Acknowledging that there will be […]

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Arun Jaitley urges opposition parties to reconsider boycott of GST launch

Jun 29, 2017 Indo Asian News Service, New Delhi On the eve of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) roll out, when many political parties are announcing they will stay away from the mega launch, finance minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday said they should display broad shoulders and own up to this consensus decision that […]

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No atmosphere of fear or insecurity among minorities: Naqvi

June 29, 2017(Agencies) As the nation witnessed a streak of violent incidents targeting minorities, Union minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi, in a bid to quell frayed tempers, on Thursday asserted there was no atmosphere of fear or insecurity prevailing among the community. Suspecting the role of some ‘hostile forces’ behind such incidents, the Minister of State for Minority Affairs said such ‘tactics’ […]

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Killing people in name of cow protection not acceptable: PM

  Ahmedabad, Jun 29 (PTI) In a tough message against cow vigilantism and mob lynching, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said killing people on pretext of protecting cows is not acceptable and warned that no one has the right to take law into his hands. Addressing a public meeting to mark the centenary of the […]

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Elderly Muslim severely beaten, house set on fire over dead cow in Jharkhand

  June 28, 2017 With incidents of cow vigilantism on the rise, an elderly Muslim man was severely beaten and his house set on fire by a mob in a village of Indian state of Jharkhand after a dead cow was allegedly found outside his residence. According to NDTV report, the Muslim man was identified […]

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Mamata First Oppn Leader to Pull Out of Midnight Parliament Session on GST

New Delhi: The Trinamool Congress will not attend the special midnight Parliament session convened to mark the rollout the Goods and Services Tax (GST), party supremo and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said on Wednesday. In a Facebook post, Banerjee called GST “another epic blunder of the Centre”. “We are deeply concerned about GST […]

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SP leader Azam Khan accuses Army of misbehaving with people

  New Delhi :June 28, 2017| Speaking about incidents of violence against the armed forces in Kashmir, Samajwadi Party (SP) leader Azam Khan on Wednesday alleged that the Indian Army could be misbehaving with the people in the Kashmir Valley, news agency ANI reported. “A fight is going on the border. But at one place, we […]

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