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‘Competition in pvt sector will help provide healthcare at affordable prices’

New Delhi, Nov 16 | Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya on Tuesday said competition in the private health sector will help in providing...

Thousands mourn death of mentally challenged beggar in K’taka

Ballary, Nov 16 | Thousands of people turned out to bid adieu to a mentally challenged man, who died in a road accident recently...

Two students in Jaipur school test positive for Covid-19

Jaipur, Nov 16 | Twenty four hours after the schools in Rajasthan were allowed to open with 100 per cent capacity, two students studying...

3-day ‘Kashi Utsav’ begins today

Varanasi, Nov 16 | A three-day festival -- 'Kashi Utsav' being organised by the Indira Gandhi National Centre for Arts (IGNCA) began here at...

No new Covid positive case in 3 K’taka districts

Bengaluru, Nov 16 | Three Karnataka districts have successfully contained the menace of Covid-19. According to a health bulletin released by the Department of...

Quality of Puvanchal Expressway compromised: Akhilesh

Lucknow, Nov 16 | Samajwadi Party (SP) President Akhilesh Yadav has accused the BJP of having compromised on the quality of...

6 killed in Bihar road accident

Patna, Nov 16 | At least six people were killed and four others critically injured after an SUV collided with a truck in...

Srinagar shivers at minus 1.2, Drass in deep freeze at minus...

Srinagar, Nov 16 | As mercury continued its free fall, Srinagar on Tuesday recorded minus 1.2, the coldest so far this season, while the...

Tension prevails as idols desecrated in UP temple

Kanpur (Uttar Pradesh), Nov 16 | Tension prevailed in the Bilhaur area of Kanpur district after the idols of deities at a temple were...

J&K polls to be held soon: Tarun Chugh (IANS Interview)

By Santosh Kumar PathakNew Delhi, Nov 15 | All efforts are being made to hold elections in Jammu and Kashmir, after the delimitation process...

Can working children help support retired parents

By N. Lothungbeni HumtsoeNew Delhi, Nov 15 (IANSlife) Retirement is definitely a well-deserved rest after a lifetime of working hard. Getting respite from a...

Safety is important when opting for salon services at home

By Mayank AryaNew Delhi, Nov 15 (IANSlife) The pandemic has turned our lives upside down. The way we used to eat, live, go out,...

Lame excuses will force us to audit spending on popularity slogans:...

New Delhi, Nov 15 | The Supreme Court on Monday slammed the Delhi government for making "lame excuses" in connection with air pollution in...

7 arrested in K’taka liquor shop vandalism case

Chikmagalur (Karnataka), Nov 15 | Police in Karnataka on Monday arrested seven people, including three women and a minor boy, in connection with...

Gujarat ATS seizes 120 kg heroin, 3 arrested

Gandhinagar, Nov 15 | The Gujarat Anti-Terrorist Squad (ATS) has seized 120 kg of heroin valued at around Rs 600 crore...

Priyanka suffering from viral fever, cancels UP event

Lucknow, Nov 15 | Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra's scheduled visit to Moradabad on Monday has been cancelled.According to Congress spokesman, Priyanka is...

Ready to take steps like complete lockdown to control local emissions:...

New Delhi, Nov 15 | The Delhi government has told the Supreme Court that it is ready to take steps like complete lockdown to...

Delhi’s air quality improves at 318 AQI, likely to remain same...

New Delhi, Nov 15 | Delhi's air quality on Monday marginally improved to 'very poor' with an overall AQI of 318 and is likely...

K’taka CM gets BJP high command support in Bitcoin scandal issue

Bengaluru, Nov 15 | Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai, who is facing a storm over the sensational charges in the Bitcoin scandal, has got...

Modi, Uddhav Thackeray condole Babasaheb Purandare’s death

New Delhi/Pune, Nov 15 | Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray grieved the demise of eminent litterateur and historian Balwant...

TN inoculates 16.32 lakh people in 8th mega vaccination camp

Chennai, Nov 15 | The Tamil Nadu Health Department said that 16.32 lakh people were inoculated against Covid-19 as part of the state's eighth...

UP: Woman ends life after setting 2 kids afire

Jhansi (Uttar Pradesh), Nov 15 | In a shocking incident, a woman committed suicide after setting her two children on fire in the Chirgaon...

Allahabad HC stays eviction of widowed daughter-in-law

Lucknow, Nov 15 | The Lucknow bench of the Allahabad High Court has quashed an order of the sub-divisional magistrate (SDM), Lucknow (Sadar), directing...

Ambulance service for cows in UP soon

Mathura, Nov 15 | The Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh will soon start an ambulance service for cows suffering from serious diseases.According to...

Installation 18th century Goddess Annapurna idol today in Kashi

Varanasi, Nov 15 | The 18th-century idol of Goddess Annapurna, which has been brought back from Canada, will be installed at a newly-constructed Annapurna...

Five detained for school girl’s rape and murder in UP’s Pilibhit

Pilibhit, Nov 15 | Five persons have been detained in connection with the brutal rape and murder of a 16-year-old school girl.The police recovered...

Gadchiroli: 10 Maoists killed in gun-battle with police

Nagpur, Nov 13 | In a major development, at least 10 Maoists were killed during a fierce encounter with the Maharashtra Police in the...

Assam Rifles Col, family members among 7 killed in Manipur ambush...

Imphal, Nov 13 | In one of the deadliest extremist attacks in recent times in northeast India, militants gunned down an Assam Rifles Colonel,...

Delhi, Kolkata, Mumbai among world’s top 10 polluted cities

New Delhi, Nov 13 | Of the world's top 10 cities with the worst air quality, three -- Delhi, Kolkata and Mumbai, are in...

Firing at wedding ceremony leaves one dead, 1 injured in Bihar

Siwan, Nov 13 | One person was killed and another seriously injured in firing at a wedding ceremony in Barharia police station area of...

Gangadhar Meher lift irrigation project to be ready by Sept 2023:...

Bhubaneswar, Nov 13 | Gangadhar Meher lift irrigation project in Odisha's Bargarh district would be completed by September 2023, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik...

Bengaluru hosts state’s first National Education Policy Conclave

Bengaluru, Nov 13 | The Karnataka government's Higher Education Council, in collaboration with the International Skill Development Corporation (ISDC), a UK headquartered skill development...

It has become fashion to bash farmers, SC slams Delhi govt...

New Delhi, Nov 13 | The Supreme Court on Saturday told the Delhi government to stop blaming farmers for the severe air pollution in...

1 in 12 Indians is diabetic, second highest in world: Report

Bengaluru, Nov 13 | One in 12 adults or more than 74 million people living in India are diabetes patients, according to a new...

BBMP to act against 5,000 illegal buildings in Bengaluru

Bengaluru, Nov 13 | Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP), the civic agency of capital Bengaluru, will intiate action against more than 5,000 illegal buildings...

Need to impart education of other religions in madrasas: Maulana Qasmi

New Delhi, Nov 13 | Maulana Saud Alam Qasmi, Dean of the Theology Department at the Aligarh Muslim University, said that there was a...

One killed, 12 injured in road accident on Jammu-Srinagar highway

Jammu, Nov 13 | One person was killed and 12 injured on Saturday in a road accident on the Jammu-Srinagar National Highway in Ramban...

‘Problem incentivisation, not enforcement’; SC grills Centre on stubble burning issue

New Delhi, Nov 13 | The Supreme Court on Saturday shot a volley of questions at the Centre seeking its response on measures taken...

Data proves paddy cultivation in Telangana over 59 lakh acres: Vinod...

Hyderabad, Nov 13 | Telangana State Planning Commission vice-chairman B. Vinod Kumar has claimed that the data gathered by the Centre proves that paddy...

Delhi to experience moderate fog next week: IMD

New Delhi, Nov 13 | Delhi will experience moderate fog with a minimum temperature of 9 degrees Celsius from November 17 onwards, according to...

Active Covid cases increase in Rajasthan

Jaipur, Nov 13 | The number of active Covid-19 cases in Rajasthan has increased to 61, after a total of 17 fresh infections were...

The birth of Sufism in Kashmir

Srinagar, Nov 13 | Sufism, or Tasawwuf, is an ideological belief system of the Islam mysticism that took off in the 7th century...

UP principal’s derogatory remark on student’s transfer certificate, probe ordered

Pratapgarh (Uttar Pradesh), Nov 12 | A probe has been ordered into an incident in which the principal of an inter college in Pratapgarh...

Deve Gowda’s grandson Suraj Revanna likely to contest MLC polls

Bengaluru, Nov 12 | There is a lot of excitement among JD(S) workers in Karnataka as Suraj Revanna, grandson of former Prime Minister...

Grammy nomination for Kashmiri singer-musician Qaisar Nizam

By Sheikh QayoomSrinagar, Nov 12 | Noted Kashmiri singer and musician Qaisar Nizami has been nominated for the prestigious Grammy award for his collaborative...

Terrorists killed in Kashmir gunfight refused to surrender: J&K Police

Srinagar, Nov 12 | The two terrorists killed in an encounter in the Chawalgam area of South Kashmir's Kulgam district had refused to surrender...

No nation can be built without rule of law: Ajit Doval

Hyderabad, Nov 12 | National Security Advisor Ajit Doval on Friday said that no nation can be built where rule...

Ajay Bhalla to discuss land acquisition projects with Bengal Chief Secy

New Delhi, Nov 12 | Union Home Secretary Ajay Bhalla will on Friday discuss the pending land acquisition projects for the construction of a...

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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...