India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday July 24, 2015
Senior IPS officer Amitabh Thakur's complaint against Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav has been disposed off, police said.
Indo-Asian News Service | Friday July 24, 2015
The movie which surpassed the 100 crore mark in its opening weekend itself, was made tax-free after director Kabir Khan requested the Chief Minister, in a meeting
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday July 24, 2015
Uttar Pradesh governor Ram Naik today said that he will write a letter to Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav asking him to initiate a probe in the alleged irregularities in the appointments made by the UP Public Service Commission (UPPSC).
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 23, 2015
Social activist Anna Hazare today extended his support to the farmers' movement launched by Swaraj Abhiyan, a group floated by expelled AAP leaders Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan, which has been campaigning against the land bill.
Delhi News | Reported by Bhairavi Singh; Edited by Sanjeev Singh | Friday July 24, 2015
The Delhi government today overruled an announcement made by Anti-Corruption Bureau chief MK Meena about a new helpline number and threatened to take legal action if any such announcements are made.
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday July 22, 2015
Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj, attacked over her help to tainted cricket tycoon Lalit Modi, has the sympathy of at least one group in the opposition - the Samajwadi Party. Its chief Mulayam Singh Yadav today said that for a woman, "sau khoon maaf (100 murders would be forgiven)."
India News | Reported by Sandeep Phukan, Edited by Sanjeev Singh | Wednesday July 22, 2015
Rajya Sabha's Select Committee on Goods and Services Tax (GST) has endorsed almost all of the 21 clauses in the GST Constitution Amendment Bill, which seeks to create a pan-India tax regime and a common market, ending the multiplicity of central and state taxes.
India News | Thursday July 23, 2015
A Jharkhand minister found herself at the receiving end of jokes after being seen paying tribute to a garlanded photo of former President APJ Abdul Kalam in images that surfaced on social media.
Kolkata News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday July 22, 2015
An Uber cab driver was arrested in Kolkata for an alleged obscene act in the presence of a woman passenger in the cab, police said late on Tuesday.
India News | Reported by Manish Kumar, Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Wednesday July 22, 2015
The disquiet of his alliance with Lalu Yadav is so pervasive that a tweet by Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar was interpreted quickly as a barely-veiled barb at his partner.
NDTVSports,Indo-AsianNews Service | Wednesday July 22, 2015
After two early jolts, India went in full throttle, and Renuka Yadav broke the shackles in the 14th minute through a field effort.
Ghaziabad News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday July 20, 2015
A baby boy was thrown from a multi-storeyed residential building in Ghaziabad, allegedly by "some unmarried girl" to "evade public taunt", police said on Monday.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 19, 2015
CBI today registered a preliminary inquiry into the mysterious deaths of nine persons allegedly linked to Vyapam scam in Madhya Pradesh.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 18, 2015
Looking to send out a message that the secular alliance was strong, JD(U) President Sharad Yadav said he will undertake a one-day fast in solidarity with his RJD counterpart Lalu Prasad over the demand for the release of the socio-economic caste census data.
India News | Reported by Tanima Biswas, Edited by Sanjeev Singh | Sunday July 19, 2015
The husband of the woman who has accused senior police officer officer Amitabh Thakur of raping her has said there was no political pressure on them to file the case.
India News | Agencies | Saturday July 18, 2015
Expelled Aam Aadmi Party leader Prashant Bhushan has lashed out at Arvind Kejriwal, calling him "shameless" and a "hypocrite", after the Delhi Chief Minister said he would be happy if the activist-lawyer, along with Yogendra Yadav, returned to the party fold.
India News | Indo Asians News Service | Saturday July 18, 2015
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Friday handed over "letters of comfort" to representatives of some companies which will invest Rs.7,500 crore in the state over the next five years and generate over 22,000 jobs.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday July 17, 2015
Suspended Uttar Pradesh police officer Amitabh Thakur has submitted his reply to the charge sheet slapped on him by the UP government accusing him of dereliction of duty, saying he never flouted rules and manuals and was "not at fault".
India News | Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Friday July 17, 2015
Heavy rain has forced Prime Minister Narendra Modi to cancel a visit to his constituency Varanasi in Uttar Pradesh for a second time in recent weeks. PM Modi was to have landed in the temple town this afternoon on a one-day visit.
India News | Written by Sandeep Phukan | Thursday July 16, 2015
Amitabh Thakur, the senior Uttar Pradesh police officer who has taken on powerful politician Mulayam Singh Yadav, says he is being targeted because of his wife Nutan Thakur's activism in exposing corruption.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 16, 2015
BJP President Amit Shah will launch the party's campaign for the coming Bihar Assembly polls by rolling out 160 'raths' (chariots) today which will fan out in different directions and traverse the length and breadth of the state.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 15, 2015
Suspended IPS officer Amitabh Thakur, who had lodged a complaint against SP Chief Mulayam Singh Yadav for allegedly threatening him, was today slapped with a chargesheet by UP government accusing him of dereliction of duty, anti-establishment approach and flouting court orders.
India News | Reported by Rahul Shrivastava, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Wednesday July 15, 2015
Nearly a dozen Chief Ministers are expected to skip Wednesday's NITI Aayog meeting, in which the controversial land bill amendments are likely to be discussed. Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav has become the latest entrant to the list, sources said.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 14, 2015
A day after his suspension, a combative senior IPS officer Amitabh Thakur, who is locked in a tussle with Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav, today said he would continue his fight even as the opposition slammed the action as an "act of revenge" by the ruling party.
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday July 14, 2015
Senior police officer Amitabh Thakur, who was suspended by the Uttar Pradesh government last night, has released the audio of the phone call in which Mulayam Singh Yadav, the chief of the ruling Samajwadi Party, threatened him.
India News | Written by Sandeep Phukan | Tuesday July 14, 2015
Sonia Gandhi didn't make any political statement at the annual Iftar hosted by her but her Congress party certainly hopes that the event sent out the right signals about Opposition unity.
India News | Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Tuesday July 14, 2015
Senior police officer Amitabh Thakur says he is not surprised that he was suspended last night by the Uttar Pradesh government, but rejects the charges made against him. Mr Thakur has accused Mulayam Singh Yadav, chief of Uttar Pradesh's ruling Samajwadi Party, of threatening him in a phone call.
India News | Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Tuesday July 14, 2015
Hours after Uttar Pradesh IPS officer Amitabh Thakur said Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav had no right to scold him, Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav spoke up on behalf of his father, saying he saw nothing wrong in what he did.
India News | Reported by Barkha Dutt, Written by Suparna Singh | Monday July 13, 2015
NDTV has today accessed exclusive information on how computer files that are key evidence in the case include the Governor in an alleged payroll of bribe-takers and officials who misused their positions.
India News | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Monday July 13, 2015
Amitabh Thakur, a senior police officer has asked the Centre for security, alleging that he is being intimidated by Samjawadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav because his wife filed a corruption case against a minister from his party in Uttar Pradesh.