Mayawati's decision has come as a big setback for the proposed 'mahagathbandhan' (grand alliance) of non-BJP parties for the coming assembly polls and next year's Lok Sabha polls.
The standoff is over the pending demands like waiving off farmers' loan, reducing diesel price for agricultural purpose, providing free electricity for tubewells, and granting monthly pension of Rs 5,000 to small and marginal farmers aged 60 and above.
The Delhi Police Commissioner must play a pro-active role and take stern action against those policemen who are working in connivance with the drug peddlers.
The Constitutional Bench in a 4-1 judgement said that denial of entry to women to the shrine was "derogatory" to them.
It is a matter of sadness that there were politicians in India who described this surgical strike as "khoon ka sauda".
To prevent misuse of Aadhaar data, the Supreme Court has elaborated steps to be taken, and this is a good sign.
Sandeep Singh's widow vowed that she would make their five-year-old son a brave soldier to follow in the footsteps of his father.
Rehman Malik went so far as to tweet a video of Rahul Gandhi's press conference and wrote: "Rahul is your next PM as he is talking sense in his pressers. PM Modi is scared of him."
The world has now seen through the double standards of Pakistan. There is a vast gulf between the stated peaceful intentions of the new PM and the diabolical acts of army.
Kartarpur Sahib is the place where the founder of Sikh religion Guru Nanak Dev breathed his last. It is located 4 km across the India-Pakistan border.
Pakistan is under a huge debt burden of over Rs 2 trillion.
According to senior police officials, in most rape cases, the culprits are either known to the victim, or close relatives. This is a worrying trend.
It is also a fact that Mallya's companies did not get a single rupee as bank loan after Prime Minister Narendra Modi took over in 2014.
Over the last two years, there has been a certain amount of dissatisfaction among Hindu voters in West Bengal.
The ruling BJP and its allies have governments in 23 states. So, it would not be a problem in bringing about unanimity in the GST Council on bringing fuel prices under GST.
For the last several days, there had been media reports that Gen Bajwa was in favour of resuming dialogue with India, but his remark about "revenge" gives a totally different impression.
Homosexuals should accept that their sexual choice is purely a personal matter, and it is better that if they avoid indulging in consensual gay sex in public places.
This bloodcurdling act is a blot on humanity in general, and there is no way out, except to hand out death sentence to all the perpetrators of this heinous crime.
With the state panchayat bodies elections slated to begin soon, security forces have intensified cordon and search operations, and terrorists are now clearly on the run.
Congress president Rahul Gandhi clubbed demonetisation with Rafale deal to allege that these were 'scams' meant to favour what he called 'crony capitalists' close to Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Congress has no answer to Jaitley's assertion that the basic price at which NDA government acquired the Rafale aircraft was 20% cheaper than what was approved by the UPA regime.
Pune police claims that it has concrete evidence about the left-wing conspiracy and it hopes to unravel more after questioning the suspects.
Leaders of both Hindu and Muslim communities should understand that they must co-exist peacefully and allow others to bring out processions and perform prayers.
Time has come for the government to enact such a stringent law to act as deterrent for such people who play with the lives of people.
Those who were killed in the valley on Eid day were Kashmiris and Muslims. These terrorists only work on orders from their masters sitting across the border in Pakistan.
The biggest tribute that we can pay to Vajpayee will be to follow his path of inclusiveness, and create an atmosphere of harmony and amity.
In recent years, most of the kanwariyas have been found consuming liquor, smoking hashish and cigarettes, and vandalizing properties.
On the whole, the NDA won because its leaders took the election seriously and there was good floor management.
'The biggest tragedy that took place in his career was when fingers were pointed at him in the 1984 Indira Gandhi assassination case.'
Karunanidhi stood like a colossus in Tamil Nadu politics for several decades. At the Centre, he was the oldest living politician in the front ranks, who had witnessed the freedom movement right up to the alliance politics at the Centre, rivalled only by Akali Dal supremo Parkash Singh Badal.
The same Mamata Banerjee during the Left Front rule in West Bengal had raise a hue and cry over illegal Bangladeshis staying in her state.
The opposition parties are alleging that people belonging to a particular religion have been deliberately left out from NRC.
The second and final draft National Register of Citizens in Assam excluded nearly 40 lakh people.
If 'gau-rakshaks' look after the cow shelters properly, they will be doing a great service to the nation.
For 22 years, Imran Khan toiled hard in the political wilderness, and at last he won.
The sooner this controversy is put to rest, the better. There are many other issues for politicking and it would not be proper to politicize the Rafale deal. Let us keep national security above politics.