Category: India

High Court questions state & centre on renaming of Allahabad

Lucknow: Questioning the centre on the renaming of Allahabad as Prayagraj, the Lucknow bench of the Allahabad High Court on…

Center gives nod for constituting IIM boards

New Delhi: The Central government on Monday approved the process of constitution of new Boards for Governors for the Indian…

Not farmers, Ram temple is Centre’s priority: Sharad Pawar

Mumbai (Maharashtra): National Congress Party (NCP) president Sharad Pawar on Monday hit out at the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led central…

Air India pilot loses licence after failing breath test

New Delhi: A veteran pilot had his flying licence revoked Monday after failing a breath test moments before captaining an…

Fuel prices continue downward march on Tuesday

New Delhi: Petrol and diesel prices continued to witness a decline in the national capital on Tuesday. In Delhi, petrol…

PM Modi to meet US VP Mike Pence in Singapore

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will meet United States Vice President Mike Pence on the sidelines of the 13th…

Cyclone ‘Gaja’ likely to cross Nagapattinam area on Nov 15

Chennai: The India Meteorological Department (IMD) here on Monday said that the cyclonic storm 'Gaja' is expected to cross the…

Union Home Secretary meets Twitter officials to curb objectionable content

New Delhi : Union Home Secretary Rajiv Gauba on Monday held a meeting with top representatives from micro-blogging platform Twitter,…

Despite attempts to instill fear, voters’ enthusiasm was appreciable: CEC

New Delhi: Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) O P Rawat on Monday said that despite attempts made to create fear among…

Change of name of 25 places in 1 year; now Mirzapur on the radar of saffron outfits

Lucknow: After Allahabad and Faizabad BJP local leaders and other Hindutva organisations have intensified the demand to change the name…

NIA arrests transporter in terror funding case

Ranchi (Jharkhand): The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Monday arrested Sudhanshu Rajan alias Chhotu Singh in connection with a terror…

Railways launches Shri Ramayana Express from November 14

New Delhi: Ministry of Railways will run a special tourist train -- Shri Ramayana Express -- from November 14, covering…

Sabarimala Temple issue: Kerala govt submits affidavit in HC

Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala Government on Monday submitted an affidavit in the High Court on Sabarimala temple issue stating that it…

ECI asks for 2 more candidates for Mizoram CEO’s replacement

New Delhi : The Election Commission of India (ECI) on Monday asked Mizoram government to send two more names for…

Captain denies any role in summoning of Badals in sacrilege case

Chandigarh: Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Monday made it clear that his government had no role in the…

Ghanaram Sahu joins BJP

New Delhi: A day after resigning as the vice president of Congress' Chhattisgarh unit, Ghanaram Sahu joined the Bharatiya Janata…

President Kovind extends Chhath Puja greetings

New Delhi: President Ram Nath Kovind on Monday extended his good wishes and greetings to the citizens on the occasion…

Gautam Buddha’s statue should be installed at disputed site: Savitri Bai Phule

Savitri Bai Phule added that name changing politics will not survive. Bahraich: Amidst demands to construct Ram Mandir in Ayodhya…

No role in SIT summons to Badals, actor Akshay Kumar

Chandigarh: Chief Minister Amarinder Singh said on Monday his government had no role in the summoning of former Chief Minister…

Temple will be built when Lord Ram wants it: UP Dy CM

Bahraich: ‘Ram temple in Ayodhya will be built when Lord Ram wants it, said Uttar Pradesh Deputy Chief Minister Dinesh…