Category: India

GDP in fast lane, ahead of general elections

NEW DELHI: Recovering from the damage caused by the demonetisation and the goods and services tax (GST), India’s economy is…

Muslim youth arrested during NIA raids produced in Patiala Court

New Delhi: The Muslim youth arrested from Delhi and UP during NIA raids have been produced in Patiala Court. Advocate…

Congress failed to prevent Babri Masjid demolition: Mani Shankar Aiyar

New Delhi: Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar on Monday said that Narasimha Rao-led government in 1992 failed to prevent the…

Hardoi: Liquor bottles distributed at event organised by BJP leader

Hardoi: Liquor bottles, kept inside food packets, were distributed at an event organised by BJP leader Naresh Agarwal's son Nitin…

Cold wave continues unabated in Uttarakhand

Dehradun: An unabated cold wave continued in Uttarakhand on Tuesday as snowfall and scattered rains were reported from some regions…

BJP allies among NE parties opposing Citizenship Bill

Agartala/Aizawl: Most northeastern parties including the allies of BJP, opposition Congress and Left parties have strongly opposed the controversial Citizenship…

IAS officer mercilessly beats up youth for making ‘lewd comments’ against his wife

Kolkata: An Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer in West Bengal found himself in the eye of a storm on Monday…

Muslims ask tough questions to Congress before 2019 election

New Delhi: By conducting meetings with Muslim intellectuals, professors, former officers and representatives of Muslim organisations, Congress is seeking advice…

Brinda Karat claims Bulandshahr violence was part of a bigger plan

Bulandshahr: CPIM leader and former MP Brinda Karat claimed that the violence occurred at Chingrawathi police station in Siyana on…

Rajya Sabha sitting extended by a day

New Delhi:The sitting of Rajya Sabha has been extended by one day, beyond tomorrow when the Winter session was scheduled…

RBI constitutes committee to look into issues of MSMEs

New Delhi: Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Shaktikanta Das on Monday said to have formed a committee, which would…

Mamata upset over student unrest

Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday expressed shock over militant student politics in premier universities like Presidency…

Nehru Library has catalogued Syama Prasad Mookerjee papers: Govt

New Delhi: The Nehru Memorial Museum and Library (NMML) has catalogued and preserved the collection of BJP ideologue Syama Prasad…

India, Pak can resolve Kashmir issue without any help from outside: Norway

New Delhi: Norway on Monday said that India and Pakistan could resolve the issue of Kashmir between themselves, and “without…

Putin invites PM Modi for Eastern Economic Forum meet

New Delhi: Russian President Vladimir Putin has invited Prime Minister Narendra Modi for the Eastern Economic Forum (EEF) meet, which…

Akhilesh granted lease to 14 people, says CBI

New Delhi: Under attack from the opposition parties, the CBI on Monday said that Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav as…

Congress supports upper caste quota but asks Modi where are the jobs

New Delhi: While endorsing reservation for economically poor classes irrespective of caste, the Congress on Monday frowned at the intention…

BSP, SP birds of same feather: BJP

Lucknow: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday lashed out at the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) and Samajwadi Party (SP)…

Hardik calls 10% quota a poll gimmick

Ahmedabad: Gujarat Patidar reservation leader Hardik Patel on Monday described the Centre's decision to give 10 per cent quota to…

Agra schools closed due to cold

Agra: District authorities have ordered the closure of all schools on Monday in view of the intense cold wave sweeping…