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Will wait for repeal of farm laws to take effect: Kisan...

New Delhi, Nov 19 | Welcoming the Centre's decision to repeal three farm laws, the Samyukt Kisan Morcha (SKM) said that they will wait...

Amarinder thanks Modi, says look forward to work with BJP

Chandigarh, Nov 19 | Former Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Friday thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi for repealing the three contentious agricultural laws...

Govt withdrew farm laws in fear of loss in polls: Cong

New Delhi, Nov 19 | The Centre on Friday withdrew the three controversial farm laws with Prime Minister Narendra Modi himself announcing this in...

Delhi-NCR air quality to improve in next 2 days

New Delhi, Nov 19 | Delhi-NCR's air quality is likely to improve on Saturday and Sunday owing to relatively strong winds and will settle...

Modi announces repeal of 3 farm laws

New Delhi, Nov 19 | Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday announced that the Centre has decided to repeal all three farm laws. In an...

Heavy rainfall to lash K’taka for 2 more days, schools shut...

Bengaluru, Nov 19 | As heavy rainfall are predicted in Karnataka for 48 hours, the government has announced holidays for schools and colleges in...

Woman’s body found in suitcase in UP district

Mathura (Uttar Pradesh), Nov 19 | A highly decomposed body of an unidentified woman was found stashed in a black coloured trolley suitcase near...

UP: Girl found dead at wedding venue was killed by cousin

Meerut (Uttar Pradesh), Nov 19 | The 18-year-old girl who had been found dead at a wedding venue in Meerut on Monday night, was...

SEC investigates manipulated Alzheimer’s study claims

New Delhi, Nov 18 | The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has launched an investigation into Texas-based Cassava Sciences. The agency will investigate...

3 doctors, sweeper booked for delaying post-mortem report in UP

Sambhal (Uttar Pradesh), Nov 18 | In a first of its kind case in the state, three doctors and a sweeper have been booked...

We are open to correction if anything has gone wrong: J&K...

Srinagar, Nov 18 | On a day the J&K Lt. Governor ordered a magisterial probe into the Hyderpora encounter in which four persons were...

School Leaving Certificates shows Wankhede is Muslim: Malik

Mumbai, Nov 18 | In the ongoing war between political super-snoop versus narcotics super-sleuth, Maharashtra Minister Nawab Malik on Thursday said that NCB Zonal...

Air pollution can worsen Covid infection: Study

London, Nov 18 | People infected with Covid, who had long-term exposure to air pollution, are more likely to end up in hospital or...

Utpal Parrikar’s claim for Panjim seat to be decided on ground...

New Delhi, Nov 18 | After Utpal Parrikar expressed his desire to contest from the Panjim Assembly seat, which was represented by his father,...

Purpose of law not to allow offender sneak out: SC sets...

New Delhi, Nov 18 | The Supreme Court on Thursday set aside the Bombay High Court judgement which held skin-to-skin contact was necessary for...

Modi cautions on cryptocurrency, says nations need to work together

New Delhi, Nov 18 | Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said that all democratic countries need to work together on cryptocurrency and ensure...

‘Inactivated virus vaccine against Covid-19 was the perfect choice’ (Book Review)

By Vishnu MakhijaniNew Delhi, Nov 18 | "We pulled off an extraordinary feat. After the tension, the drama, the hard work, the long nights,...

India’s daily Covid 19 cases rise to 11,919

New Delhi, Nov 18 | India on Thursday reported 11,919 fresh Covid 19 cases and 470 deaths in the last 24 hours, said the...

5 Nigerian nationals booked for illegally residing in India

New Delhi, Nov 18 | As many as five Nigerian nationals were booked by the Delhi Police for illegally staying in India, an official...

TN raises 2 shutters of Mullaperiyar dam

Chennai, Nov 18 | Tamil Nadu government has opened two spillway shutters of the Mullaperiyar dam following heavy rains at the catchment areas of...

School principal among 3 held for consuming liquor in Bihar

Patna, Nov 18 | Three persons, including the principal of a school, have been arrested for flouting the liquor ban in Bihar's Nawada district.The...

Mahasabha to install Krishna idol in Mathura mosque

Mathura, Nov 18 | The Akhil Bharat Hindu Mahasabha has announced that it will install an idol of Lord Krishna at the deity's 'actual...

Arrest warrant against Sapna Chaudhary

Lucknow, Nov 18 | A court in Lucknow has issued an arrest warrant against noted dancer Sapna Chaudhary for allegedly cancelling a program and...

Priyanka asks women to fend for themselves (Ld)

Chitrakoot (UP), Nov 17 | Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Wednesday asked the women to start fending for themselves."Suno Draupadi, shastra utha...

Gunfight breaks out at Kulgam in south Kashmir

Srinagar, Nov 17 | An encounter has started between terrorists and security forces at Pombay area in South Kashmir's Kulgam district on Wednesday, officials...

T.S. Singhdeo meets Sonia Gandhi, sparks buzz

New Delhi, Nov 17 | Days after Congress president Sonia Gandhi met Sachin Pilot to resolve crisis in Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh Health Minister T.S. Singhdeo...

President’s visit gives energy to rural development: Khattar

Chandigarh, Nov 17 | Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar, while welcoming President Ram Nath Kovind on Wednesday, said it was a matter of...

Democracy natural tendency of India: Modi

Shimla, Nov 17 | Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said democracy is not just a system but a natural tendency...

Magician Muthukad calls it a day, to work for physically challenged...

Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 17 | One of Kerala's popular figures, internationally reputed magician Gopinath Muthukad, on Wednesday called time on his professional career."Henceforth, I will...

Rajnath bats for women empowerment

Jhansi, Nov 17 | Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Wednesday batted for women empowerment in a big way during an event in Jhansi.Speaking at...

Nigerian gang hacked OCAC CEO’s WhatsApp account, says Odisha police

Bhubaneswar, Nov 17 | The Odisha police has found the involvement of a group from Nigeria in hacking the WhatsApp account of the CEO...

Collapsed Indigo passenger was not a heart patient: Bhagwat Karad

Panaji, Nov 17 | The Indigo airlines passenger who collapsed in-flight during a Delhi-Mumbai run on Tuesday, was not a heart patient, but could...

Covid: Fully jabbed surpasses partially ones for 1st time

New Delhi, Nov 17 | The number of fully vaccinated individuals on Wednesday surpassed the partially vaccinated eligible population under the mass vaccination coverage,...

Uttarakhand CM Pushkar Singh Dhami on 3-day visit to Lucknow

Lucknow, Nov 17 | Uttarakhand Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami will be on a three-day visit to Lucknow from Wednesday evening. Dhami is expected to...

‘Mastery of the essay a key for Ivy League aspirants’ (IANS...

By Vishnu MakhijaniNew Delhi, Nov 17 | With the essay commanding up to a hefty 25 per cent weightage for admission to a...

India, France discuss Afghanistan, threats from terror groups

New Delhi, Nov 17 | India and France have discussed threats emanating from the UN sanctioned terror outfits on their respective territories and ways...

Kashmir: After selling illusions, Pak sells drugs to youth

New Delhi/Srinagar, Nov 17 | Narco-terrorism in Jammu and Kashmir is emerging as a big challenge for the security agencies and the common people....

Manish Tewari targets Rahul, says Cong should not indulge in Hindutva...

New Delhi, Nov 17 | Congress MP Manish Tewari on Wednesday targeted Rahul Gandhi and said the party leaders should not indulge in Hindutva...

Spurious liquor kills man in Bihar’s Begusarai

Patna, Nov 17 | A 60-year-old man died allegedly after consuming spurious liquor in Bihar's Begusarai district.Suresh Ram, resident of Sakhu village, who consumed...

India’s Chandrayaan-2 avoids collision with NASA’s moon orbiter

Chennai, Nov 17 | For the first time in its space exploration mission, an evasive measure was carried out recently to avoid the collision...

Air pollution: No lockdown, but several other restrictions in Delhi-NCR

New Delhi, Nov 17 | Work from home for 50 per cent staff for both government and private offices, shutting down six of the...

Cong MP asks Punjab CM to ensure quota to Mazhabi Sikhs,...

New Delhi, Nov 16 | Congress MP from Anandpur Sahib Manish Tewari has shot a letter to Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi to...

TN: College students forcibly given TCs citing low online attendance

Chennai, Nov 16 | Several colleges in rural districts of Tamil Nadu are forcibly giving transfer certificates (TC) to students citing low online attendance.Most...

Humanity trumps religion as Hindu man offers space for Friday Namaz

Gurugram, Nov 16 | Stories of humanity and brotherhood continue to strengthen society.One such report was received from Gurugram, where a Hindu man offered...

MP to institute award for tribal artistes named after ‘Raja Sangram...

Bhopal, Nov 16 | After making several announcements on the occasion of 'Janjatiya Gaurav Divas' that was held here on Monday, Madhya Pradesh Chief...

BJP outlines strategy to select candidates for Assembly polls

New Delhi, Nov 16 | The BJP is likely to begin the process of selecting its candidates from December for the upcoming Assembly polls...

Omar, Mehbooba demand impartial probe in Hyderpora encounter

Srinagar, Nov 16 | Former Chief Ministers, Omar Abdullah and Mehbooba Mufti, have demanded an impartial probe in the encounter at a house in...

Modi inaugurates UP e-way, slams ‘previous govt’

Sultanpur (Uttar Pradesh), Nov 16 | Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on Tuesday, inaugurated the 341-kilometre long Purvanchal Expressway and termed it as the 'pathway...

Climate change will impact water cycle, food security: Shekhawat

New Delhi, Nov 16 | Union Jal Shakti Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat on Tuesday said climate change will impact the water cycle and therefore...

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Star Ratings for vehicles based on crash tests: Gadkari

Chennai, June 24 | Automobiles in India will get star ratings based on their performance in crash tests, said Nitin Gadkari, Union Minister for...