January 11, 2019

Former CBI chief Alok Verma resigns from service

Alok Verma has now been made director-general, fire services, civil defence and home guards. Photo: HT New Delhi: Former CBI chief Alok Verma submitted his resignation […]
January 9, 2019

Narendra Modi govt banks on 10% reservation with eye on 2019, but does it risk alienating Dalit votebank?

The Narendra Modi government’s move to approve 10 percent reservation in jobs and education for ‘economically weaker’ sections among the general category is an attempt by the […]
January 8, 2019

Narendra Modi hails passage of quota bill in Lok Sabha

Photo:HT New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi Tuesday described the passage of a bill, which provides 10 per cent quota for the general category poor in […]
January 6, 2019

Sabarimala temple row: CPM, BJP trade charges on violence in Kerala; UN calls for respecting rule of law

The violent protests which erupted across Kerala this week over the Sabarimala temple controversy sparked off a number of reactions on Twitter, with some calling for respecting the […]