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Former Union minister and ex-BJP leader Jaswant Singh is in coma for the 12th day on Tuesday, doctors said. A statement from the Army Hospital (Research and Referral) said Jaswant Singh was still in coma and on ventilator support. "Heart rhythm and BP are normal without medication," it reads. The statement added that he has no fever. "Follow-up CT scan done yesterday (Monday) shows some improvement from previous scan," the statement said. The 76-year-old leader was admitted to the hospital August 8 in a critical condition with a head injury. He was brought to the hospital by his family after they found him lying on the floor of his house in an unconscious state.

Saradha scam: Sankar Barua's suicide is a call to restore CBI's autonomy

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Saradha scam: Sankar Barua's suicide is a call to restore CBI's autonomy

The monstrous Saradha scam has claimed yet another victim.Sankar Barua, a former Assam DGP, shot himself on Wednesday, a few days after his finances came under CBI scrutiny. It is alleged that Barua h...


Shiv Sena, BJP hold talks to salvage crumbling Maha alliance

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Shiv Sena, BJP hold talks to salvage crumbling Maha alliance

Mumbai: Having blown hot and cold through the day, Shiv Sena and BJP leaders finally sat down for talks this evening after which they gave indications that a seat-sharing deal would be clinched for th...

Army apprises PMO, defence ministry of situation in Ladakh

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Army apprises PMO, defence ministry of situation in Ladakh

New Delhi: The Army has apprised the PMO of the latest situation in Ladakh where Chinese troops have entered Indian territory in Chumar and have been engaged in a face-off situation with own troops fo...

SAARC nations vow to cooperate on combating terrorism, piracy

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SAARC nations vow to cooperate on combating terrorism, piracy

Kathmandu: SAARC countries today vowed to combat common challenges of terrorism, piracy, human trafficking, drugs smuggling, cyber crime and corruption by forging cooperation among the law enforcement...

Ajit Singh bungalow row: BKU, RLD protesters booked

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Ajit Singh bungalow row: BKU, RLD protesters booked

Ghaziabad: Police today registered cases against several RLD and BKU activists, who had protested violently against Centre's move to evict RLD chief Ajit Singh from his official residence in Delhi, at...

Good ties with China not be at cost of security, dignity: Khurshid

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Good ties with China not be at cost of security, dignity: Khurshid

New Delhi: Taking potshots at the Narendra Modi government over its talks with Chinese President Xi Jinping, the Congress today said good relations are important but not at the cost of "security ...

Kejriwal loses right to defend defamation suit filed by Cong leader

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Kejriwal loses right to defend defamation suit filed by Cong leader

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court today closed the right to file response of former Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal in the defamation case by former Congress lawmaker Avtar Singh Bhadana seeking Rs one c...