UK trying to resolve issue holding up Vijay Mallya’s extradition as quickly as possible

The UK is trying to resolve as quickly as possible the “confidential” legal issue holding up the extradition of fugitive businessman and former member of parliament Vijay Mallya to India, Britain’s acting high commissioner Jan Thompson said on Tuesday. Extradition proceedings against the liquor baron concluded in May after the […]

Bihar polls: BJP wins Darbhanga and Keoti, emerges as single-largest party

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has tasted first victory in the Bihar Assembly election. Its candidates have won from Darbhanga and Keoti Assembly seats, according to Election Commission. While BJP leader Sanjay Saraogi won the Darbhanga seat defeating Rashtriya Janata Dal’s (RJD) Amar Nath Gami by over 10,000 votes, his party […]

Bihar Polls: Result day becomes ‘golden opportunity’ for vendors at Tejashwi Yadav residence

On the counting day for the Bihar assembly election on Tuesday, many vendors were seen near the residence of Mahagathbandan chief ministerial candidate Tejashwi Yadav, trying to encash on the increased footfall. From ice cream vendors to sugarcane juice sellers, even mobile shops near the residence reaped profit due to […]

Repeated attempts being made to bring bilateral issues into SCO agenda: PM

While speaking at the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) Summit on Tuesday, the Prime Minister Narendra Modi emphasised on the importance in countries respecting each other’s sovereignty and territorial integrity. “India has strong cultural and historical ties with Shanghai Cooperation Organisation countries. India believes that to enhance connectivity it is important that […]