Category: India

President Kovind on 4-day visit of Vietnam from Nov 18

New Delhi: President Ram Nath Kovind will embark on a four-day official visit to Vietnam from November 18 to 21.…

Rajnath Singh responds to Shahid Afridi’s Kashmir comment

Home Minister Rajnath Singh while reacting on former Pakistan cricketer Shahid Afridi’s comment on Kashmir said, “What he said is…

Muslims fearful of VHP’s proposed ‘Dharam Sabha’; dread 1992 like situation

Ayodhya: Describing the proposed ‘Dharam Sabha’ of Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) as a possible threat to the life and property…

Centre turns down proposal to rename West Bengal; Mamata furious

Kolkata: Central government has once again turned down Mamata government’s proposal to change the name of West Bengal. The foreign…

Congress and BJP walk out of all party meet: Sabrimala Temple Row

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM:The two-month long annual 'Mandala Makkaravillakku' or the pilgrimage season is set to start on November 17. The main agenda…

Palender Singh, Olympic aspirant allegedly commits suicide at JLN stadium Hostel room: Delhi

Delhi Police, investigating the death of sprinter Palender Chaudhary, said on Wednesday that they probing if the 18-year-old killed himself…

Sexual harassment in AIR: Maneka writes to I&B minister

New Delhi: Women and Child Development Minister Maneka Gandhi has written a letter to Information and Broadcasting Minister Rajyavardhan Singh…

Kathua victim’s family drops lawyer Deepika Rajawat – Here’s why

Jammu: The family of the eight-year-old Kathua rape and murder victim has decided to drop their lawyer Deepika Rajawat as…

Northern Army Command celebrates Children’s Day with terror affected students

Udhampur: In an effort to infuse hope and the sense of belongingness among poor students hit hard by the menace…

President, PM greet Jharkhand on Statehood Day

New Delhi: President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi extended their greetings to the people of Jharkhand on…

Party to decide my constituency: Sachin Pilot

Jaipur (Rajasthan): Rajasthan Pradesh Congress Committee (RPCC) chief Sachin Pilot on Thursday said that it was up to the party…

MP: EC reviews poll preparedness, asks authorities to tighten security

Bhopal: The Election Commission (EC) on Wednesday expressed satisfaction over the poll preparedness in Madhya Pradesh and asked authorities to…

UP: 8-year-old thrashed by teacher for vomiting in class

Moradabad (Uttar Pradesh): An eight-year-old boy was thrashed with a stick by his school teacher in Uttar Pradesh's Moradabad after…

Yogi among BJP leaders to ride bikes for support for party

Lucknow: Senior BJP office-bearers, including Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, will be riding bikes across the state to mobilise support from…

Cyclone Gaja: Indian Navy on alert for relief operations

Ramanathapuram: As the cyclonic storm Gaja is approaching the coast of South Tamil Nadu and Puducherry, and is poised to…

Naveen Patnaik announces free smartphones for women SHGs

Bhubaneswar: Aiming to digitally empower the women in the state, Odisha government will provide smartphones to around 70 lakh women…

VP Naidu urges civil service officers to help reform outdated govt practices

Hyderabad (Telangana): Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu urged civil service officers to be flexible and adaptable, and strive to reform…

Petrol, diesel prices continue to fall on Thursday

New Delhi: Fuel prices continued to witness a slump in the national capital on Thursday, with petrol and diesel now…

Mumbai to face water cuts from Thursday

Mumbai: Mumbai will endure between 10-15 per cent water supply cuts from Thursday till the next monsoon, the Brihan Mumbai…

Temple will be constructed where Ram was born: Keshav Prasad Maurya

Varanasi: Amid growing demand for the construction of Ram temple at the disputed site in Ayodhya, Uttar Pradesh Deputy Chief…