Prime Minister Narendra Modi today expressed grief over the death of noted historian Bipan Chandra and extended his condolences to the deceased's family, a statement from the Prime Minister's Office said today.
Reliance Industries Chairman Mukesh Ambani, who was named by the government as part of the business delegation accompanying Prime Minister Narendra Modi to Japan, is not going due to prior business commitments, said sources in Reliance.
Three students from the iconic Visva Bharati University in Shantiniketan in West Bengal have been arrested for allegedly sexually harassing a first-year student. The three had earlier been booked for alleged sexual assault.
Ahead of the hearing on coal blocks allocations issue on Monday, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today exuded hope that a decision on the fate of the 218 coal blocks is taken expeditiously post-judgement.
A livid BJP today threatened to take legal action against Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Kumar Vishwas for his allegation that a BJP MP had approached him to defect to the saffron party and help in government formation.
Castigating the Narendra Modi government for the report card on the country's economy during its 100 days in office, CPI(M) today said its budget was literally a "photocopy" of that of UPA-II government which dealt with issues the BJP had itself opposed then.