Jadhav's mother petitions Pakistan for his release

The government on Wednesday gave a petition by the mother of retired Indian Navy officer Kulbhushan Jadhav, who has been given the death penalty on espionage charges, to Islamabad seeking his release.

MCD win: PM expresses gratitude, Shah says 'negative politics rejected'

"This is an unprecedented win for the BJP. I express my gratitude to the people of Delhi. This is the victory of Modiji's leadership," BJP president Amit Shah said reacting to the party's victory in the MCD polls.

Delhi has 'rejected CM, elected PM': Yogendra Yadav

In view of landslide victory of BJP in MCD polls, Swaraj India leader Yogendra Yadav said on Wednesday that Delhi has rejected chief minister (Arvind Kejriwal) and elected Prime Minister (Narendra Modi). People's anger against the AAP overtook their disappointment with the BJP in MCD, Yadav said.

Anna Hazare on AAP: No action, only words 

Weeks after he criticised AAP leader Arvibnd Kejriwal for "dashing his hopes" over nepotism and financial irregularities, anti-corruption crusader Anna Hazare has castigated his protégé for lacking in action - With the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) headed for a crushing defeat in the Delhi civic polls.