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President Kovind, PM Modi pay tributes to Somnath Chatterjee

New Delhi: President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday led the nation in mourning the death of Somnath Chatterjee, the former Lok...

Former Lok Sabha speaker Somnath Chatterjee dies at 89

New Delhi: Former Lok Sabha speaker Somnath Chatterjee died in a Kolkata hospital on Monday morning, days after he was admitted with a kidney ailment....

Sonia Gandhi leads opposition’s protest over Rafale deal

New Delhi: On the last day of the Monsoon Session, opposition MPs launched a protest against the BJP-led NDA government on Friday demanding answers from...

Cannot release Rajiv Gandhi’s killers, will set dangerous precedent: Centre tells SC

New Delhi: The Centre on Friday told the Supreme Court it does not concur with the Tamil Nadu government’s proposal to release seven convicts in...

Aarushi murder case: SC admits CBI plea against Talwar couple’s acquittal

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday agreed to hear the CBI’s appeal challenging acquittal of dentist couple Rajesh and Nupur Talwar in the murder...

NDA’s Harivansh Narayan Singh becomes Rajya Sabha dy Chairperson 

New Delhi: The National Democratic Alliance’s candidate Harivansh Narayan Singh of the Janata Dal(United) was on Thursday elected as the deputy chairman of the Rajya Sabha as...

PM Modi pays tribute to former CM M Karunanidhi at Rajaji Hall

Chennai: Prime Minister Narendra Modi pays homage to Karunanidhi at Chennai’s Rajaji Hall, here on Wednesday. He meets Karunanidhi’s wife Rajathi Ammal, Kanimozhi and Stalin...

Parliament adjourned as mark of respect to former Tamil Nadu CM M Karunanidhi

New Delhi: As a mark of respect to DMK chief M Karunanidhi, who died on Tuesday after a prolonged illness, both houses of Parliament –...

High Court allows DMK leader Karunanidhi’s burial at Marina beach

Chennai: The Madras High Court on Wednesday allowed DMK leader M Karunanidhi to be buried at Chennai’s Marina beach. The order came on a petition filed...

DMK president and former Tamil Nadu CM M Karunanidhi, dies at 94

Chennai: M Karunanidhi, DMK president and former Tamil Nadu chief minister, died at a private hospital in Chennai on Tuesday after a prolonged illness. He...