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"Akali Dal too started as a 'jamaat' (gathering of pure) but now has turned into a private property," Navjot Singh Sidhu said.
"It is my humble advice to all the cooperative institutions to ensure its contribution in the overall development of the society by adopting modern technology and systems," Singh said.
Minister of State for External Affairs V K Singh has visited Bahrain and held talks with senior ministers on issues related to labour.
According to hospital sources, the 91-year-old leader om Saturday was admitted with the complaint of "transient loss of consciousness".
A panel has recommended reservation for girl students in IITs to address the issue of slump in the number of female students entering the prestigious institutes.
Petrol price on Sunday night was hiked by 42 paisa a litre, the fourth increase in 6 weeks, and diesel rate was raised by Rs 1.03 a litre, the second hike in a fortnight.
"Saddened by the loss of lives caused by a stampede in West Bengal. My thoughts are with the families of the deceased," the Prime Minister said.
"It's been a super ride at NDTV but new beginning in 2017. I shall be moving on from NDTV to explore new opportunities and my own ventures," she wrote on Twitter.
Shaktikanta Das on Sunday asked Amazon to desist from being flippant about Indian symbols and icons, cautioning it that "indifference will be at your own peril".
Five channels of Doordarshan - National, News, Sports, Kisan and local – are now available through digital terrestrial transmission.
The President greeted all the soldiers and said the Indian Army is known for its "professionalism, selfless commitment and the unparalleled bravery of its rank and file".
The overcrowded boat was returning from a kite flying festival, organised as part of Makar Sankranti by the Bihar Tourism Department, when the incident took place around 6 p.m. on Saturday.
On the occasion of Army Day, the Army chief called for the three services to work together to face future challenges.
In view of Republic Day, the separatists have called for a shutdown on Thursday as well this week.
Gandhi warmly welcomed Sidhu, a former BJP MP from Amritsar, into the party fold at his residence. Sidhu's wife had earlier joined the Congress.
Barnala, who served as chief minister of Punjab from 1985 to 1987, died at the age of 91 in a hospital in Chandigarh yesterday.
"Greetings to all soldiers, veterans & their families on Army Day. We salute the courage & invaluable service of the Indian Army," he tweeted.
Last night, while condoling loss of lives, the PM has postponed his programme scheduled for Sunday in Patna.
Police arrested Nxumalo, 21, on Thursday and charged her with assault and endangering the welfare of a child.
Finding the woman trapped, an employee of her husband allegedly raped her, police said.