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Former Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, who has been put on life support at the AIIMS hospital here, is in a critical condition, hospital sources said on Saturday.

Union Minister doubts 'vote count' in Bareilly, seeks probe Aug 17 2019

Labour and Employment Minister Santosh Gangwar says that a particular booth in the Kali Bari locality did not vote in his favour, despite being a traditional Bharatiya Janata Party pocket. His complaint has now gone viral over social media.

PM Modi reaches Bhutan on two-day state visit Aug 17 2019

Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Bhutan on Saturday on a two-day state visit during which he will hold talks with Bhutanese leaders to further deepen bilateral ties between the two countries.

More than Rs 1 lakh crore in PMJDY accounts Aug 17 2019

More than Rs 1 lakh crore have been deposited in over 36 crore bank accounts opened under the Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana (PMJDY), reveals an RTI.

Rajnath Singh's 'No First Use' comments find political support Aug 17 2019

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh's statement on Friday that India's commitment to a 'No First Use' nuclear policy is subject to future circumstances has found support from the Congress.

Nationalism means no discrimination, progress of all: Naidu Aug 17 2019

Vice President Venkaiah Naidu on Friday said the meaning of nationalism lay in ensuring the progress of all Indians sans any discrimination based on social background or gender.

India's envoy to UN: Issues relating to Article 370 an internal matter Aug 17 2019

Matters relating to Article 370 on Kashmir are "entirely an internal matter of India and have no external ramifications", Syed Akbaruddin, India's permanent representative to the United Nations, said here on Friday after the UNSC held closed door consultations on Kashmir.

UNSC accepts India's effort for normalcy in Kashmir: Syed Akbaruddin Aug 16 2019

The UN Security Council in its informal consultation on Kashmir acknowledged India's measures to bring normalcy and development to the Union Territory of J&K, said India's Permanent Representative Syed Akbaruddin.

PMO to meet Finance Ministry officials to discuss steps for economic revival Aug 16 2019

To find ways out of pressing issues of tax surcharge on the rich and a slowdown in auto and housing sectors, the PMO will hold a meeting with top officials, including Finance Ministry's five secretaries, again.