Rajya Sabha passes Bill to replace Collegium system of appointing judges

New Delhi: In a major political victory for the Narendra Modi government, the Rajya Sabha on Thursday passed the landmark National Judicial Appointments Commission Bill, 2014, which was passed unanimously by the Lok Sabha yesterday. The Bill was passed by a voice vote following a detailed discussion on the government’s proposal to scrap the existing collegium […]

LIVE – Delhi election results 2013: BJP just ahead of AAP, Sheila Dikshit bites dust

New Delhi: In one of the most exciting outcome among the five states that went to polls in November and December, the trends in the Delhi Assembly Elections has surprised many with the first time entrant into the electoral arena, the Aam Aamdi Party putting up a good show. While the Congress was facing a […]

‘Trinity’ to lead Congress in 2014: Manish Tewari

The “trinity” of Manmohan Singh, Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi will lead the Congress in the next Lok Sabha election, party spokesman Manish Tewari has said. Speaking to Rahul Kanwal of Aajtak news channel, Tewari said: “We will go to the people with this ‘Trimurti’. “For nine years, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has given us […]