Category: India

Congress flays demonetisation on 2nd anniversary

New Delhi: Hundreds of Delhi Congress workers marched to the Reserve Bank of India office here on Friday on the…

Congress releases ‘People’s Manifesto’ for Chhattisgarh polls

Rajnandgaon: Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Friday released party's manifesto for Chhattisgarh assembly elections. In the manifesto, named as "People's…

Diwali more polluted this year than last: CPCB

New Delhi: This year's Diwali was more polluted than last year's due to heavy fireworks and unfavourable weather conditions like…

Punjab CM writes to Centre, seeks to revise paddy driage

Chandigarh: Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has written to Union Minister for Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution Ram…

Modi to attend East Asia Summit in Singapore next week

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Singapore next week to attend this year's East Asia Summit, the External…

India not in talks with Taliban: BJP

New Delhi: The BJP on Friday hit back at former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah saying the government…

TMC MP demands Bharat Ratna for ‘Didi’

Kolkata (West Bengal): Idris Ali, a Trinamool Congress (TMC) MP on Friday said that West Bengal Chief Minister and TMC…

People want something more than just ‘Reservations’ from govt, time to have a close check on core Voters

As one enters Barkheda Jaising, a village in Mandasur, a protest banner proclaims in bold letters: “This is a village…

CBI to organise 3-day Art of Living workshop to ‘enhance positivity’

New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) is organising a three-day Art of Living workshop here beginning tomorrow, to…

LPG prices witness second hike in November

New Delhi: Price of LPG cylinder has been increased for a second time this month. A subsidised 14.2 kg LPG…

500 more One Stop Centres for women affected by violence to be set up by Government

Two hundred and thirty-two One Stop Centres (OSCs) intended to support women affected by violence, proposed under the Nirbhaya Fund,…

EC bans all exit polls from Nov 12 to Dec 7 for 5 poll-bound states

New Delhi: The Election Commission has banned all exit polls for the five poll-bound states of Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh,…

Gujarat CM for renaming Ahmedabad as Karnavati

Ahmedabad: Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani has re-opened the issue of renaming Ahmedabad as 'Karnavati', days after his Uttar Pradesh…

IUML MLA disqualified for violating election code, gets breather

Kochi: K.M. Shaji, an MLA from the Congress-led UDF's IUML, was disqualified on Friday by the Kerala High Court for…

16 newborns die in Assam hospital

Guwahati: The Assam government has sent a team of medical experts to the Jorhat Medical College and Hospital following the…

Tej Pratap Yadav in Haridwar, says will return home only if family supports Divorce

RJD chief Lalu Prasad’s son and MLA Tej Pratap Yadav, who has been in the news for his failing marriage, Friday…

Change of Parrikar’s leadership a must: Central Minister

Panaji: Ailing Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar's leadership will have to be changed "today or tomorrow", Union Minister of State for…

Central Vigilance Commission examined CBI Director Alok Verma

For the second consecutive day, the CBI director Alok Verma appeared before the Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) in connection with…

EC team in poll-bound Mizoram seeks to end standoff over sacking of official

Aizawl: A high-level Election Commission team on Friday held a series of meetings, including with the Mizoram NGO Coordination Committee…

VHP to launch nation-wide stir for Ram Mandir from Ayodhya

New Delhi: In its efforts to mount pressure on the government for bringing a law to construct a grand Ram…