Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar today favoured an all-party meeting on the Sutlej-Yamuna Link (SYL) canal issue and asked the opposition not to politicise it.
Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti today said the destroying of statues in various parts of the country was nothing short of hooliganism.
The Shiromani Akali Dal today passed a “resolution”, rejecting the Justice Ranjit Singh Inquiry Commission formed by Punjab’s Congress government to probe incidents of sacrilege of Guru Granth Sahib and other religious texts.
Punjab minister Navjot Singh Sidhu today observed International Women’s Day with women soldiers of the Border Security Force (BSF) near the Indo-Pak border here.
Tripura’s outgoing chief minister Manik Sarkar will be today shifting to his new residence–the CPI(M) state committee office.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel says on International Women’s Day that while much has been achieved, the struggle for more equality for women in Germany and worldwide must continue.
An influential Russian parliament member accused of sexual harassment by several female journalists has issued an apology and asked for forgiveness.
A Baghdad court has convicted the sister of the former leader of al-Qaida in Iraq who was killed in 2010 and sentenced her to death on terrorism charges, a spokesman said today.
Indian Ambassador to China Gautam Bambawale today held talks with a state-run Chinese strategic think-tank on improving Sino-India relations which were strained following a 73-day standoff at Dokalam.