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Gehlot villain of ‘Great Political Drama’ of Rajasthan: BJP

Jaipur, Aug 10 | BJP state President Satish Poonia on Monday termed the Rajasthan political crisis as the 'great political drama' of Rajasthan and...

PM reviews flood situation with CMs of six states

New Delhi, Aug 10 | After inaugurating the submarine Optical Fibre Cable (OFC) connecting Andaman & Nicobar Islands to the mainland on Monday, Prime...

BJP-led government in Manipur wins trust vote

Imphal, Aug 10 | The BJP-led Manipur government on Monday won the trust vote in the Assembly following a hectic day-long debate after Chief...

Defence infra of PSUs, OFB to be modernised: Rajnath Singh

New Delhi, Aug 10 | Indian Defence Minister Rajnath Singh launched modernization and upgradation of defence public sector undertakings and Ordnance Factory...

Nadda slams Telangana govt for poor COVID management

Hyderabad, Aug 10 | BJP President J.P. Nadda on Monday slammed the Telangana government for its poor management of the COVID-19 pandemic, corruption...

Cong to form 3-member panel to hear Sachin Pilot’s grievances

New Delhi, Aug 10 | The Congress will constitute a three-member committee to look after the grievances of sulking Congress leader Sachin Pilot,...

‘Hindi politics prevented many South Indians from becoming PM’

Bengaluru, Aug 10 | Less than a day after Tamil politician Kanimozi Karunanidhi's nationality was allegedly questioned for not knowing Hindi, former Karnataka chief...

Yogi invokes NSA against Peace Party leader

Lucknow, Aug 10 | The Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh has invoked the National Security Act (NSA) against Dr Ayub, president of the...

Prasada urges Yogi to restore Parshuram Jayanti holiday

Lucknow, Aug 10 | Former Union minister and senior UP Congress leader Jitin Prasada has written a letter to Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi...

Netanyahu urges political stability amid coalition crisis

Tel Aviv, Aug 10 | Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Monday urged for political stability amid a looming coalition crisis, adding that that...

Priyanka meets Rahul amid talks of truce with Pilot

New Delhi, Aug 10 | Amid talks of a truce with rebel Rajasthan Congress leader Sachin Pilot, party General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi met former...

J&K Lt Guv Sinha meets President, Vice-President

New Delhi, Aug 10 | Three days after taking over as the new Lieutenant Governor of Jammu and Kashmir, Manoj Sinha on Monday called...

Face masks now mandatory in many parts of Paris

Paris, Aug 10 | The mandatory wearing of face masks while outdoors in many parts of Paris came into effect on Monday, after...

UK govt trying to reassure public over planned school reopenings

London, Aug 10 | The UK government is trying to reassure the citizens that schools in England will be safe to reopen fully in...

Death toll from Beirut explosions reach 200

Beirut, Aug 10 | The death toll from the two explosions that rocked the Port of Beirut last week has increased to 200, the...

Over 500 migrants cross English Channel to UK in 3 days

London, Aug 10 | More than 500 migrants have crossed the English Channel to the UK in just three days, the Home Office has...

TN leaders urge MEA to bring back drowned students’ bodies from...

Chennai, Aug 10 | Political leaders in Tamil Nadu have appealed to the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) to take immediate steps to bring...

Trump denies reports about adding his face to Mt. Rushmore

Washington, Aug 10 | US President Donald Trump has denied reports that the White House had contacted South Dakota's Republican Governor Kristi Noem...

Amid reconciliation talks, Cong leaders hint at Rahul-Pilot meet

Jaipur, Aug 10 | Political circles in Rajasthan were on Monday agog with talks of a likely resolution to the crisis arising out of...

Biden leads Trump in Pennsylvania, Wisconsin: Poll

Washington, Aug 10 | Presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden was leading US President Donald Trump in the two battleground states of Pennsylvania and...

Taliban ready to begin peace talks in a week: Spokesman

Kabul, Aug 10 | The Taliban is ready to begin intra-Afghan negotiations within a week if the prisoner release process is completed, a...

PM inaugurates submarine OFC connectivity to Andaman & Nicobar Islands

New Delhi, Aug 10 | Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday inaugurated a submarine Optical Fibre Cable (OFC) connecting Chennai and Port Blair, which...

1 dead, 20 injured in Washington D.C. shooting

Washington, Aug 10 | One person was killed and 20 others were injured in a shooting in a Washington D.C., according to authorities.The shooting...

Iraq yet to hit COVID-19 pandemic peak: Official

Baghdad, Aug 10 | Despite the overall coronavirus caseload increasing to 150,115, Iraq was yet to reach the peak of the pandemic, Deputy Minister...

Israel resumes outdoor concerts, shows

Tel Aviv, Aug 10 | The Israeli government has allowed outdoor entertainment and cultural events to resume under COVID-19 restrictions.After a meeting held by...

Ohio Guv warns against seeing COVID-19 tests as unreliable

Washington, Aug 10 | Ohio Governor Mike DeWine has warned Americans against seeing coronavirus tests as unreliable after he received a false positive result."I...

EU urges independent inquiry into cause of Beirut blasts

Brussels, Aug 10 | European Council President Charles Michel has urged an independent investigation into the cause of the two deadly explosions in the...

‘COVID-19 pandemic will continue for 6 more months in Iran’

Tehran, Aug 10 | Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has predicted that the COVID-19 pandemic will continue for another six more months in the country...

EU concerned over Turkey’s energy exploration in E.Mediterranean

Brussels, Aug 10 | Josep Borrell, the European Union's (EU) High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, has expressed concerns over Turkey resuming...

Akhara Parishad wants installation of Singhal’s statue

Prayagraj, Aug 10 | The Akhil Bharatiya Akhara Parishad (ABAP), the apex body of saints and seers, has demanded that a statue of late...

Tricolour sales dip sharply due to pandemic

Lucknow, Aug 10 | With schools, colleges and a majority of other private establishments still closed due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, there was...

Australian PM maintains high popularity amid pandemic: Poll

Canberra, Aug 10 | Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison has managed to maintain high popularity amongst the people in the country despite a spike...

HK media mogul arrested over suspected foreign collusion

Hong Kong, Aug 10 | Hong Kong media mogul Jimmy Lai was arrested on Monday "for collusion with a foreign country" under the new...

Shah Faesal likely to join back administration

Srinagar, Aug 10 | Former IAS officer turned politician, Shah Faesal is likely to join back administration after he was conveyed by authorities that...

BJP MP urges Modi to table Population Control Bill in Parliament

New Delhi, Aug 10 | Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Anil Agarwal has urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to introduce the Population Control Bill...

‘Campaign starts’, BJP responds to Kanimozhi’s Hindi imposition charge

New Delhi, Aug 10 | After DMK leader Kanimozhi cried of Hindi imposition while narrating an incident in an airport where she was allegedly...

Delhi Police intensify vigil ahead of I-Day

New Delhi, Aug 9 | Ahead of the Independence Day, the Delhi Police have intensified their vigil across the national capital with special focus...

PM-Kisan Scheme benefitted 52.5 lakh K’taka farmers: CM

Bengaluru, Aug 9 | As many as 52.5 lakh Karnataka farmers, who have been benefitted by the PM-Kisan Scheme, will collectively receive the first...

BJP playing with future of MCD school students, says AAP

New Delhi, Aug 9 | With the MCD polls approaching, Delhi's ruling Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Sunday attacked the BJP, which holds power...

Goa govt issues advisory ahead of Ganesh Chaturthi festival

Panaji, Aug 9 | In a fresh set of guidelines for the upcoming Ganesh Chaturthi festival, the Goa government has allowed worshippers to leave...

Drag China into int’l fora for building ‘potential water bomb’: Congress

New Delhi, Aug 9 | The Congress on Sunday asked the Modi government to take up, in various international fora, the issue of China...

RSS chief holds meeting of central region officer-bearers in Bhopal

Bhopal, Aug 9 | Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat resumed his outreach with the party cadre post-lockdown with a meeting of...

Khadi’s first silk training-cum-production centre to come up in Arunachal soon

New Delhi, Aug 9 | The far-flung tribal village of Chullyu in Arunachal Pradesh will soon be bustling with spinning and weaving activities with...

Karnataka Health Minister Sriramulu tests Covid positive

Bengaluru, Aug 9 | Karnataka Health Minister B. Sriramulu on Sunday said that he has tested positive for coronavirus.He is the fourth minister in...

Punjab a new headache for Congress amid Rajasthan crisis

New Delhi, Aug 9 | With crisis still looming large in Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan, the Congress is now facing a tough time to...

Punjab Governor tests negative for Covid, aide positive

Chandigarh, Aug 9 | Punjab Governor V.P. Singh Badnore on Sunday tested negative while his Principal Secretary J.M. Balamurugan tested Covid-19 positive and was...

President’s ‘At Home’ for freedom fighters skipped this year

New Delhi, Aug 9 | Unlike previous years, President Ram Nath Kovind did not host the 'At Home' reception to honour freedom fighters on...

After ‘Digital Andaman’, PM plans to make it hub of ‘blue...

New Delhi, Aug 9 | Prime Minister Narendra Modi spoke to the Andamanese people via the digital mode amid the Covid-19 pandemic on Sunday.The...

740 tn ammonium nitrate to be moved to Hyderabad from Chennai...

Chennai, Aug 9 | Ammonium nitrate weighing 740 tonnes stored in 37 containers at a container freight station (CFS) here is being moved to...

Party won’t become ‘headless’ at stroke of midnight: Congress

New Delhi, Aug 9 | With Sonia Gandhi set to complete a year as interim President on August 10, the Congress on Sunday maintained...

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FM launches online dashboard for National Infrastructure Pipeline

New Delhi, Aug 10 | Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday launched the National Infrastructure Pipeline's (NIP) online dashboard through video conferencing.An official...