Union Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari today rode into a controversy when he was caught on camera entering the RSS headquarters in Nagpur on his scooter without a helmet in violation of traffic rules.
Slamming BJP government's policy vis-a-vis Sri Lanka, party's Tamil Nadu ally MDMK today said that it was acting against the minority Tamils and warned that this may have its repercussions in the future.
Union Minister Nitin Gadkari today met RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat and discussed "important" issues but said there was no talk on politics in Maharashtra where BJP is in the process of government formation.
Ahead of announcement of elections in Jammu and Kashmir, Congress Minister Sham Lal Sharma, who has been facing criticism over handling of recent floods, has tendered his resignation from the Omar Abdullah ministry.
The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has said that all four persons arrested in connection with the blast in West Bengal's Burdwan on October 2 are members of the terror group, Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB).
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday congratulated TV channels for showing dirty streets after Diwali celebrations, saying telecasting such visuals would create awareness among people about the importance of cleanliness.