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Published on Aug 11, 2022 07:06 PM IST
Delhi reported 2,146 new Covid-19 cases in the past 24 hours and eight deaths, the highest in the country.
Updated on Jul 30, 2022 12:59 PM IST
Flight lieutenant Advitiya Bal's family reached Rajasthan on Friday to receive his body. On the same flight, Sherbir Panag, a financial crimes and corporate governance lawyer, was travelling and shared his experience on an IndiGo flight on Twitter.
Published on Jul 24, 2022 04:30 PM IST
Stalin's letter comes days after the Centre told the Lok Sabha that there was no permission from the National Medical Commission – the regulatory body of medical education in the country – to accommodate Indian students who returned from Ukraine in the medical colleges in the country.
Published on Jul 18, 2022 02:56 PM IST
Rahul Gandhi accused the ruling BJP government of destroying the world's fastest-growing economy.
Updated on Jul 09, 2022 03:01 PM IST
Sri Lanka economy crisis: Sanath Jayasurya has been vocal against President Gotabaya Rajapaksa and has lent support to the agitation in the past.
Published on Jun 08, 2022 09:59 PM IST
Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray alleged that while the Maha Vikas Aghadi completed 2.5 years in the government “against the dreams of some people”, the BJP in Maharashtra was making issues about loudspeakers and other things.
Updated on Jun 06, 2022 11:47 AM IST
PM Modi also launched the 'Jan Samarth portal' - a credit-linked portal of 12 government schemes.
Updated on Jun 05, 2022 12:25 PM IST
On World Environment Day, PM Modi said India's forest cover grew by over 20,000 sq km in last eight years - record growth in wildlife numbers too.
Updated on Jun 02, 2022 03:58 PM IST
Vijay Kumar, a manager with the Ellaqui Dehati Bank at Areh Mohanpora branch in the south Kashmir district, received grievous gunshot injuries and died on his way to hospital.
Updated on May 28, 2022 02:53 PM IST
Awanish Sharan, a 2009-batch IAS officer of the Chhattisgarh cadre, has shared a picture of Seema on Twitter in which the Class 5 student of Fethpur Middle School is seen wearing the prosthetic leg. Sharan called it the “power of social media”.
Updated on May 25, 2022 06:12 PM IST
Indian cricketer Amit Mishra was quick to hit back at his Pakistani counterpart with a cryptic tweet, asking Afridi to stop misleading people just like he did with his birthdate.
Updated on May 23, 2022 07:47 PM IST
While Adani has been named under the Titans category along with the likes of Apple CEO Tim Cook and American host Oprah Winfrey, Nundy and Parvez found their place under the Leaders category along with Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Ukraine counterpart Volodymyr Zelenskyy.
Updated on May 23, 2022 05:04 PM IST
PM Modi said before Vivekananda was going to Chicago for his historic address, he had come to Japan and left a deep impression on his mind in Japan.
Updated on May 21, 2022 10:52 PM IST
Union finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman said the Centre will reduce the central excise duty on petrol by ₹8 per litre and on diesel by ₹6 per litre.
Updated on May 19, 2022 12:07 AM IST
The case is based on a petition seeking permission for Hindus to worship on the Gyanvapi Mosque premises.
Updated on May 16, 2022 07:48 PM IST
Asaduddin Owaisi recently said Muslims in India have lost Babri Masjid, but they will not lose another mosque. On Monday, he claimed the mosque will remain till eternity.
Updated on May 10, 2022 03:34 PM IST
The Thiruvananthapuram MP took to Twitter to share a news report and wrote, "Film promoted by India's ruling party, #KashmirFiles, banned in Singapore."
Updated on May 09, 2022 06:04 PM IST
Hundreds of ruling party supporters rallied outside the official residence of PM Mahinda Rajapaksa, the president's elder brother, before marching to an anti-government protest site outside the presidential office.
Updated on May 05, 2022 07:27 PM IST
In 2019, Jaiswal was booked for allegedly circulating a video of children being served salt and roti in a mid-day meal in a primary school at Shiur in Mirzapur. He was later given a clean chit after a probe
Updated on May 03, 2022 09:13 PM IST
Several top BJP leaders from Odisha took to Twitter and shared a picture of the moment as the two premiers shared a lighter moment on the painting that encapsulates the rich culture of India and its coastal state.
Updated on May 02, 2022 02:02 PM IST
Addressing a rally in Maharashtra's Aurangabad on Sunday, Raj Thackeray remained firm on the May 3 deadline for the removal of loudspeakers from mosques.
Updated on May 01, 2022 04:53 PM IST
Arvind Kejriwal also invited his Gujarat counterpart Bhupendra Patel to visit schools and hospitals in Delhi and not criticise the AAP government there "just like that".
Updated on May 01, 2022 11:35 AM IST
The state's 62 Foundation Day celebrations on May 1 are set to take a politically charged tone with parties having scheduled several events across the state.
Updated on Apr 28, 2022 06:24 PM IST
India is the world's biggest importer of palm oil and relies on Indonesia for nearly half of the 700,000 tonnes it takes every month.
Updated on Apr 27, 2022 03:31 PM IST
A spokesperson of the BLA said the attack was carried out by Shari Baloch alias Bramsh - the "first female suicide bomber of the brigade".
Updated on Apr 26, 2022 06:35 PM IST
Karachi Police chief Ghulam Nabi Memon said the CCTV footage from the site showed a person dressed in the woman burqa head-to-toe covering walking up to the van, followed by an instantaneous explosion.
Updated on Apr 23, 2022 01:34 PM IST
The prime minister also released a commemorative coin and postage stamp to mark the 400th Parkash Purab of Guru Tegh Bahadur.
Updated on Apr 21, 2022 09:28 PM IST
The Delhi government said the precautionary dose will be available for free to all eligible beneficiaries between 18 and 59 years age group in all government vaccination centres.
Updated on Apr 21, 2022 12:02 AM IST
A major focus of Johnson's talks with Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be on the situation in the Indo-Pacific as the United Kingdom is strongly opposed to any kind of coercion in the region.
Updated on Apr 20, 2022 03:07 PM IST
On Tuesday, the IAF also successfully tested a BrahMos supersonic cruise missile from a Sukhoi fighter jet on the Eastern seaboard.