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  • Hope Trump visit outcome in national interest: Congress
    New Delhi, February 21 (IANS): The opposition Congress on Friday welcomed US President Donald Trump's coming visit to India but cautioned the government to take the utmost care to ensure that it did not turn into a Trump re-election campaign in the…
  • As trade rows fester, India set to dazzle Trump
    As trade rows fester, India set to dazzle Trump
    People ride their motorbikes past a hoarding with the images of India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi and U.S. President Donald Trump installed next to decorated trees alongside a road ahead of Trump's visit, in Ahmedabad on February 20. (REUTERS…
  • Uddhav meets PM Modi for first time since Sena-BJP split
    New Delhi, February 21 (IANS): Amid a growing rift between the Shiv Sena and its ideologically opposite alliance partners -- Congress and the NCP, Sena chief and Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray met Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday…
  • Sale of Tibetan pill used to prevent infectious diseases stopped
    Dharamsala, February 21 (IANS): In the wake of directions from the health authorities, the sale of a traditional Tibetan medicine that supposedly prevents the spread of infectious diseases, including coronavirus, has been stopped.   Men-Tsee-Khang…
  • MP govt issues sterilisation order for health workers
    Bhopal, February 21 (PTI): The Madhya Pradesh government has issued a circular asking multi-purpose health workers (MPHWs) to meet sterilisation targets or else their salaries would be withheld and they would be given compulsory retirement.   The…
  • Experts hail ART Regulation Bill as 'path-breaking'
        New Delhi, February 21 (IANS): Experts have hailed as "path-breaking" the Assisted Reproductive Technology (ART) Regulation Bill, 2020, that provides for the regulation of assisted reproductive services in the country.   The Bill, approved…
  • Dalits to hold march over SC reservation verdict
    New Delhi, February 21 (IANS): Following the Supreme Court judgement on reservations, Dalit leaders under Aarakshan Bachao Sangharsh Samiti led by Udit Raj will march from Mandi House to Jantar Mantar here on Saturday.   Addressing a Press…
  • China withholds permission to India for delivering relief in Wuhan
    New Delhi/Beijing, February 21 (IANS): China has decided to withhold permission to a special Indian flight that was to deliver medical and relief supplies and evacuate remaining Indians from Wuhan, the epicentre of Covid-19 epidemic.   Top sources…
  • Centre bans 2 rice cultivation insecticides, ACFI opposes
    New Delhi, February 21 (IANS): The Centre has imposed a ban on two widely used insecticides in rice cultivation -- Tricyclazole & Buprofezin -- through the Insecticide Prohibition Order 2020 under Gazette notification.   The central government…
  • Andhra vigilance dept unearths Rs 404 cr scam in ESIC
    Amaravati, February 21 (PTI): The Vigilance and Enforcement Department of Andhra Pradesh has claimed to have unearthed a Rs 404.86 crore scam in the Employees State Insurance Corporation during the period between 2014 and 2019, when the Telugu Desam…
  • Supreme Court
    SC's no to plea on minority status based on state-wise population
    File Photo: Supreme Court of India. (Photo: Pinakpani / CC BY-SA [https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0] via Wikimedia commons)    New Delhi, February 20 (IANS): The Supreme Court on Thursday declined to examine a plea seeking to define…
  • Welcomes Supreme Court's order to grant permanent commission to women officers
    Army doesn't discriminate on religion, gender basis: Naravane
    File Photo: Army chief General Manoj Mukund Naravane. Ministry of Defence (GODL-India) / GODL-India (https://data.gov.in/sites/default/files/Gazette_Notification_OGDL.pdf)   Welcomes Supreme Court's order to grant permanent commission to women…
  • Ahead of Trump's visit, Indian city cleans the swamp
    Ahead of Trump's visit, Indian city cleans the swamp
    Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) personnel patrol at the historic Taj Mahal premises, where U.S. President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump are expected to visit, in Agra on February 20. (REUTERS Photo)   LUCKNOW, February 20  (…
  • Rahul Gandhi 2.0 likely in April
    Rahul Gandhi 2.0 likely in April
    (REUTERS File Photo)   New Delhi, February 20 (IANS): Rahul Gandhi is set to return as party President in April, said party sources here in New Delhi on Thursday.   It is expected to be after the Budget Session and might coincide with Baisakhi,…
  • 26 killed in two road accidents in Tamil Nadu
    Chennai, February 20 (IANS):  At least 26 people were killed in two separate road accidents in Tamil Nadu on Thursday, police said.   According to police, 20 people were killed in an accident when a container lorry carrying tiles collided with a…
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