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Advanced security system for Kashi Vishwanath Dham project

Varanasi, Nov 25 | The Rs 700-crore Kashi Vishwanath Dham Corridor project that enshrines the highly sensitive Kashi Vishwanath temple and Gyanvapi mosque, will...

Sweden’s first female PM resigns hours after appointment

Stockholm, Nov 25 | Shortly after Social Democrat leader Magdalena Andersson was elected by Parliament as Sweden's first female Prime Minister, she tendered her...

CM Yogi allocates Rs 3,301 crores for displaced persons in Jewar

Lucknow, Nov 25 | The CM Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh has allocated Rs 3,301 crore for the rehabilitation of people displaced due...

12 Cong MLAs in Meghalaya join Trinamool Congress

Shillong, Nov 25 | In a major setback for Cong, at least 12 of the 18 party MLAs led by opposition leader Mukul Sangma...

‘Travelling Australians not required to pay for Covid tests’

Canberra, Nov 24 | Australians Health Minister Greg Hunt on Wednesday confirmed that interstate travelers will not have to pay for their mandatory Covid-19...

Kashi temple to have statue of Ahilyabai Holkar

Varanasi, Nov 24 | A statue of the Maratha queen, Maharani Ahilyabai Holkar, who got the Kashi Vishwanath temple reconstructed in 1777, will be...

New Zealand hikes official cash rate

Wellington, Nov 24 | New Zealand's Monetary Policy Committee agreed on Wednesday to raise the Official Cash Rate (OCR) to 0.75 per cent. The committee...

UN evacuates staffers’ dependents from Ethiopia

United Nations, Nov 24 | The US is evacuating the dependents of staff members from Ethiopia because of the ensuing violence, a spokesman said. "Given...

Incumbent Bulgarian President re-elected

Sofia, Nov 24 | Bulgarian incumbent President Rumen Radev has been re-elected after winning two-thirds of the vote in the presidential run-off earlier this...

Vijayan springs another surprise, gives extension to DGP Anil Kant

Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 24 | In a rare instance of a serving State Police Chief getting an extension, Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan while chairing...

Cong demands Rs 4L compensation to families of Covid victims

New Delhi, Nov 24 | Ahead of the winter session of Parliament, the Cong on Wednesday raised the issue of Covid victims and demanded...

Mamata to meet Modi today

Kolkata, Nov 24 | West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, who is on a four-day visit to the national capital, will meet Prime Minister...

Provide yarn and yarn subsidy: Palaniswami to CM

Chennai, Nov 24 | Tamil Nadu's Leader of the Opposition K. Palaniswami on Wednesday urged the DMK-led state government to provide yarn and yarn...

Sibal attacks govt over rise in prices of fuel, vegetables

New Delhi, Nov 24 | Congress leader Kapil Sibal on Wednesday attacked the Centre over the inflation, and said it has reached 'milestones' in...

BJP brings back 2017 video clip to haunt Akhilesh

Lucknow, Nov 24 | A 2017 video clip has returned to haunt the Samajwadi Party that is positioning itself as the main challenger to...

Saudi-led airstrike destroys factory in Yemen’s capital

Sanaa, Nov 24 | The Saudi-led coalition bombarded a factory in Yemen's capital Sanaa, the Houthi militia has claimed. The factory for producing plastic materials...

UP Cong to enrol one crore members

Lucknow, Nov 24 | The Cong will be launching a membership drive from November 26, on the occasion of Constitution Day. According to party sources,...

Ukrainian PM welcomes IMF decision on new loan

Kiev, Nov 24 | Ukrainian Prime Minister Denys Shmyhal has welcomed the decision of the International Monetary Fund's (IMF) Executive Board to approve the...

Donald Trump’s pollster predicts win in 2024, so do others, but...

By Nikhila Natarajan New York, Nov 24 | Former US President Donald Trump has betrayed fresh evidence of a presidential campaign in waiting. As per a...

Nadda on two-day visit to poll-bound Goa from today

New Delhi, Nov 24 | BJP National President J.P. Nadda will be on a two-day visit to poll-bound Goa from Wednesday to oversee the...

‘There is no shortage of fertilizer across country’: Govt

New Delhi, Nov 24 | Noting that management of fertilizer requirements of the farmers and agriculture sector was the collective responsibility of the Centre...

Kisan Maha Panchayat firm on demands, protests to continue

Lucknow, Nov 22 | The Kisan Maha Panchayat in Lucknow on Monday was a firm reiteration of the six-point charter of demands that...

Supreme Court asks Bengal Speaker to decide on Mukul Roy’s disqualification...

New Delhi, Nov 22 | The Supreme Court on Monday told the West Bengal Assembly Speaker to expeditiously decide on the petition seeking disqualification...

More in-person classes resume in Hanoi

Hanoi, Nov 22 | The Vietnamese capital of Hanoi on Monday resumed more in-person classes for senior high school students in its suburban districts...

Libyan PM announces presidency bid

Tripoli, Nov 22 | Libyan Prime Minister Abdul-Hamid Dbeibah has officially announced that he is running for President in the polls next month. Dbeibah...

SC agrees to hear Trinamool plea on Tripura situation

New Delhi, Nov 22 | The Supreme Court on Monday agreed to hear a contempt petition by Trinamool Congress claiming that the law and...

Over 900K tourists in Cambodia during 3-day Water Festival

Phnom Penh, Nov 22 | Over 900,000 tourists took part in Cambodia three-day Water Festival as the majority of the country's population have been...

Ahead of Parliament session, Mamata to arrive in Delhi today

New Delhi, Nov 22 | Trinamool Congress Chief Mamata Banerjee is scheduled to arrive in Delhi on Monday evening for a four-day visit. She...

In-person classes fully resume in S. Korea schools

Seoul, Nov 22 | In-person schools classes fully resumed across South Korea on Monday in line with the country's "living with Covid-19" scheme. All kindergarten,...

Hambantota becomes 1st SL port to comply with ISO standards

Colombo, Nov 22 | Sri Lanka's Hambantota International Port (HIP) announced that it has become the South Asian country's first port to comply to...

Nadda on 2-day visit to UP

Lucknow, Nov 22 | BJP President J.P. Nadda will embark on a two-day visit to Uttar Pradesh from Monday, during which he will attend...

DMK govt plans to close Amma Pharmacies: Palaniswami (Ld)

Chennai, Nov 20 | Former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister and Leader of Opposition K. Palaniswami on Saturday demanded the DMK government to continue the...

Hydropower project of CPEC starts reservoir impoundment in east Pakistan

Karot, Nov 20 | The Karot Hydropower Project, a major pilot project under the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), successfully closed the gates of the...

Pak PM Imran Khan my ‘elder brother’, says Sidhu

Chandigarh, Nov 20 | Punjab Congress chief Navjot Singh Sidhu on Saturday addressed Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan as his 'elder brother'.He made the...

Pakistani PM reaffirms commitment to uphold children’s rights

Islamabad, Nov 20 | Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan on Saturday reaffirmed his government's commitment to uphold children's rights and ensure a better future...

WFP launches programme to tackle food system challenges in South Sudan

Juba, Nov 20 | The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) launched the first-ever innovative programme to foster locally-driven solutions to tackle food systems...

Russian, Uzbek presidents oppose misuse of ICT

Moscow, Nov 20 | Russian President Vladimir Putin and visiting Uzbek President Shavkat Mirziyoyev issued a joint statement on cooperation in the field of...

Australians’ fear of Covid-19 infection hits all-time high

Canberra, Nov 20 | More Australians than ever think they will contract Covid-19 in the short-term future despite the high vaccination rate, a survey...

Continue with Amma Pharmacies: AIADMK’s Palaniswami

Chennai, Nov 20 | Former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister and Leader of the Opposition K. Palaniswami on Saturday demanded the DMK government to continue...

302 illegal migrants rescued off Libyan coast: UN refugee agency

Tripoli, Nov 20 | A total of 302 illegal migrants have been rescued at sea and returned to Libya, the United Nations High Commissioner...

Nothing much to brag, as Vijayan govt completes 6 months in...

By Sanu V GeorgeThiruvananthapuram, Nov 20 | Bucking the trend that a sitting government will end up in the opposition ranks, Pinarayi Vijayan stormed...

US, Canadian, Mexican leaders hold first summit in 5 years

Washington, Nov 20 | US President Joe Biden hosted Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador...

China launches new satellite

Taiyuan, Nov 20 | China launched a new satellite from the Taiyuan Satellite Launch Center in the northern province of Shanxi on Saturday.The...

Major operation against drug traffickers in Colombia

Bogota, Nov 20 | In a major operation by the security authorities in Colombia, 90 drug traffickers have been captured.Colombian President Ivan Duque on...

Congress to celebrate ‘Kisan Vijay Diwas’ nationwide on Saturday

New Delhi, Nov 20 | After the announcement of repealing all three Union farm laws by the Modi government, the Congress has decided to...

UNSC delegation visits South Sudan to press for peace deal implementation

Juba, Nov 20 | A delegation of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) has arrived in South Sudan to follow up on the implementation...

EU Justice Commissioner reiterates concern over Poland’s rule of law

Warsaw, Nov 20 | European Union Commissioner for Justice, Didier Reynders has said he is concerned over the independence of the judiciary in Poland,...

Philippines to allow entry of fully vaccinated foreign tourists

Manila, Nov 19 | The Philippines will soon allow the entry of fully-vaccinated foreign tourists from over 40 "green" or Covid-19 low-risk countries and...

Pak eases norm for 10 days advance intimation before Kartarpur visit

New Delhi, Nov 19 | Pakistan has decided to relax its mutually laid limit with India of 10 days advance intimation before the arrival...

‘US job market improving amid potential disruptions’

Washington, Nov 19 | The U.S. job market has been recovering despite the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, inflation woes and supply chain strains, but these...

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Kolkata port continues to bear loss as Bangladeshi ship blocks berth...

Kolkata, June 25 | It's been over three months now since a Bangladeshi container ship capsized inside the Netaji Subhas Docks (NSD) in...