Mon, Jan 23, 2017 | updated 08:02 AM IST

Chennai [India], Jan. 23 (ANI): Monday morning witnessed a renewed clash between agitated locals and the police here at Marina Beach, now a battleground for the Jallikattu issue, as protesters swarmed in droves demanding a permanent solution and not a 'temporary' ordinance.
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Mumbai(Maharashtra) [India], Jan. 23 (ANI): Mocking the election manifesto of Samajwadi Party, the Bharatiya Janata Party on Monday said that the manifesto of the Uttar Pradesh ruling party is nothing but lies adding that BJP is going to make promises which it can live up to.

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New Delhi [India], Jan. 23 (ANI): Terming formation of alliance a difficult task, Congress on Monday said that it takes time to take the decision as two parties who have been fighting elections against each other for last 25 years will have to come together and work.

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New Delhi [India], Jan. 23 (ANI): Welcoming the formation of alliance with Samajwadi Party, Congress on Monday said that party is going to emerge as umbrella party around which all anti fascist ,pro poor and anti communal forces will combine.

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SC to hear plea to postpone Union Budget

Updated: Jan 23, 2017 03:29 IST

New Delhi [India], Jan. 23 (ANI): The Supreme Court will on Monday hear a plea seeking postponement of Union Budget presentation ahead of the upcoming assembly polls in five states.

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New Delhi [India], Jan. 23 (ANI): Sheila Dikshit on Monday hailed the Congress and Swajawadi Party tie-up, saying that they all have been relieved after the formation of alliance, adding she withdrew her name as Uttar Pradesh chief ministerial candidate for the younger generation.

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New Delhi [India], Jan. 23 (ANI): The Supreme Court will on Monday hear the plea filed by December 16 gang rape convicts Mukesh, Akshay, Pawan and Vinay, challenging the Delhi High court order which had sentenced the four convicts to the gallows after keeping in view the fact that it was a rarest of the rare case.

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SC to hear NTBCL's plea on DND flyway

Updated: Jan 23, 2017 02:36 IST

New Delhi [India], Jan. 23 (ANI): The Supreme Court will on Monday hear the plea filed by Noida Toll Bridge Company Limited (NTBCL) in connection with the waving off the toll tax on Delhi-Noida-Direct (DND) flyway.

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NGT to hear Delhi's garbage menace issue today

Updated: Jan 23, 2017 02:35 IST

New Delhi [India], Jan. 23 (ANI): The National Green Tribunal (NGT) will on Monday hear the issues regarding garbage menace in the national capital.

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Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Jan. 22 (ANI): After announcing an alliance with the Samajwadi Party for the high stakes Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections, the Congress on Sunday released a list of 41 candidates for the first and second phase of polls.

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New Delhi [India], Jan. 22 (ANI): The rail traffic will remain temporary suspended over Delhi's Tilak Bridge from 9 a.m.to 12 p.m. on January 23 and 26 for full dress rehearsal for Republic Day.

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Amritsar (Punjab) [India], Jan. 22 (ANI): Commenting on the election manifesto released by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in alliance with Siromani Akali Dal (SAD) for the upcoming Punjab Elections, Punjab Cabinet Minister Bikram Singh Majithia on Sunday assured that whatever promises has been made in the manifesto would surely be fulfilled.

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New Delhi [India], Jan. 22 (ANI): Hailing the decision of forming alliance, both the Samajwadi Party and Congress on Sunday echoed similar sentiments and said history will soon be created in Uttar Pradesh.

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Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Jan. 22 (ANI): The Samajwadi Party on Sunday released a list of 77 candidates for the upcoming Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections.

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New Delhi [India], Jan. 22 (ANI): Hours after the Congress and Samajwadi Party joined hands for the upcoming Uttar Pradesh Assembly polls, Sheila Dikshit on Sunday withdrew herself as the state chief ministerial candidate, saying it is time for the younger generation to take over.

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Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], Jan. 22 (ANI): Despite assurances from the Tamil Nadu Government to legalise Jallikattu, an unrelenting crowd has been refusing to pay heed as the protest in support of the bull taming sport entered sixth day.

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New Delhi [India], Jan. 22 (ANI): As the Congress and Samajwadi Party on Sunday joined hands for the upcoming Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections with an aim to 'defeat communal and divisive forces', the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) sounded confidence stating that even if the Bahujan Samaj Party (BJP) form alliance with the duo, the saffron party would emerge victorious.

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Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Jan. 22 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Sunday released its second list of candidates for 155 seats for the high-voltage Uttar Pradesh assembly polls.

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Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Jan. 22 (ANI): Firming up an alliance for next month's high-voltage Uttar Pradesh Assembly polls, the Samajwadi Party and Congress on Sunday vowed to make Akhilesh Yadav the chief minister of the politically crucial state yet again while promising to free the state from communal forces.

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Victory in UP a 'dream' for SP, Congress: BSP

Updated: Jan 22, 2017 19:35 IST

New Delhi, [India], Jan. 22 (ANI): Downplaying the freshly forged alliance between the Samajwadi Party and Congress for the Uttar Pradesh assembly elections, the Bahujan Samaja Party (BSP) on Sunday said the people will never vote for them as the state witnessed communal riots under both parties, adding their dream will never come true.

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Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], Jan. 22 (ANI): As many as eight trains were on Sunday cancelled and many partially cancelled in the wake of protests held across Tamil Nadu in support of bull-taming sport Jallikattu.

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Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh [India], Jan. 22 (ANI): Hours after the Samajwadi Party released its election manifesto for the Uttar Pradesh assembly polls, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) today attacked the first family of the state and called their manifesto a 'bundle of hollow promises'.

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New Delhi, [India], Jan. 22 (ANI): Union Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh today said India will continue to extend their support in early implementation of past commitments made at the G20 Agriculture Ministers Meetings particularly on research and development, knowledge transfer, action to combat food loss and waste, and information and communication technologies.

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Jairampur (Arunachal Pradesh) [India], Jan. 22 (ANI): In a successful attempt, the army on Sunday neutralised two National Socialist Council of Nagaland [NSC (N)] terrorists, which had attacked the troops in the morning in which two Assam Rifle Jawans were killed.

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Kunera (Andhra Pradesh) [India], Jan. 22 (ANI): Expressing deep sorrow over the loss of innocent lives post the Hirakhand Express derailment, Union Railways Minister Suresh Prabhu on Sunday assured that stern action would be initiated against the defaulters.

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Panaji (Goa)[India], Jan. 22 (ANI): Hours after Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav alleged that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) that promised 'acche din' gave broom in the hands of the nation, Union Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu on Sunday took a jibe at the Samajwadi Party and said the family drama that began with a melody later became a comedy and finally ended in a tragedy.

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Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Jan. 22 (ANI): Taking cue from the mounting protests in Tamil Nadu in support of bull-taming sport Jallikattu, the Shiv Sena has decided to back the protest against the ban on bullock cart race in Maharashtra.

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Cold waves envelope Himachal Pradesh

Updated: Jan 22, 2017 17:09 IST

Shimla, (Himachal Pradesh), [India], Jan. 22 (ANI): Cold waves enveloped Himachal Pradesh on Sunday with most of the places recording sub-zero temperatures.

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Varanasi (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Jan. 22 (ANI): The political drama refuses to die down in the Samajwadi Party as Rajya Sabha MP Amar Singh on Sunday alleged that he received death threat from Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav's uncle and mentor Ram Gopal Yadav.

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Captain Amarinder warns Cong rebels of expulsion

Updated: Jan 22, 2017 16:47 IST

Jalandhar (Punjab)[India], Jan. 22(ANI): Punjab Congress president Captain Amarinder Singh on Sunday warned dissidents that they would be expelled from the party if they do not withdraw their nominations for the assembly polls by Tuesday.

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Rayagada (Andhra Pradesh) [India], Jan. 22 (ANI): The death toll in the horrific Hirakhand Express climbed to 39 on Sunday.

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