November 7, 2018

Mizoram polls: NGOs stage protests, demand removal of election official over status of Bru refugee voters; threaten armed rebellion

Aizawl: Thousands of protesters on Tuesday gathered near Chief Election Officer SB Sashank’s office in Aizawl demanding his removal after he accused the Mizoram government of […]
November 7, 2018

In the poll year, all roads in eastern Uttar Pradesh lead to Varanasi

Photo: Ramesh Pathania/Mint New Delhi: Ahead of general elections next year, Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s parliamentary constituency Varanasi and the region of eastern Uttar Pradesh have […]
November 4, 2018

BJP sacks Uttarakhand party unit general secretary Sanjay Kumar over sexual harassment allegations

Dehradun: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Sunday removed its Uttarakhand organisation general secretary Sanjay Kumar from his post after a woman party worker accuses him […]
November 4, 2018

Govt likely to finalise capital infusion in PSBs this month

As per the plan, the PSBs were to get Rs1.35 trillion through re-capitalisation bonds, and the balance Rs58,000 crore through raising of capital from the market. […]