Viresh Kumar Bhawra

Viresh Kumar Bhawra takes charge as Punjab DGP

Chandigarh: A 1987-batch IPS officer, Viresh Kumar Bhawra, on Saturday assumed the ..

When Modi is silent on hate speeches
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PM Modi to inaugurate completed section of Kanpur Metro Rail Project
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Russian man who landed at Kerala airport tests Covid +ve; sample sent for genome sequencing

No hike in matchbox price from Dec 1; manufacturers' association holds back decision

Kottayam: Citing lack of support from many matchbox manufacturing companies, the association of matchbox manufacturers in Tamil Nadu’s ..


India is not Gujarat and Mann Ki Baat is not democracy

''When we arrived on Delhi's borders on November 26 (last year), we had not thought it would take a year,' Darshan ..

women and children

Over half women, children found anemic in 14 states, UTs & all-India level: NFHS-5 phase 2 findings

New Delhi: Anaemia among children and women continues to be a cause of concern, with more than half of them being found anemic in 14 ..

Visually impaired footballers in action in the Hero Futsal Club Championship 2021 I ANI

Futsal has the potential to be a game-changer for India: AIFF

New Delhi: Following the successful completion of the Futsal Club Championship, All India Football Federation (AIFF) general secretary ..

Prime Minister Narendra Modi

PM Modi expected to visit Bhopal to attend mega tribal convention on Nov 15

Bhopal: Prime Minister Narendra Modi is expected to visit Bhopal on November 15 to participate in a mega tribal convention on the birth ..


Southern states to witness 'heavy rainfall' till Nov 18

New Delhi: Kerala, parts of Karnataka, Andaman and Nicobar Islands, coastal Andhra Pradesh and Tamil Nadu are set to witness heavy ..


Petrol, diesel prices will increase again in coming months: Energy expert

New Delhi: The prices of petrol and diesel will increase again in the coming months, said energy expert Narendra Taneja on Thursday ..


Investment in renewables: IMF welcomes India's announcement at COP26

Washington: The International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Thursday welcomed India's announcement with regard to addressing the climate ..

K C Venugopal

Bypoll results: BJP losing its momentum, says K C Venugopal

Thiruvananthapuram: The Congress on Wednesday claimed that the results of the by-elections held to various state Assembly and Parliament ..


Six more Zika virus cases in UP's Kanpur, tally reaches 10

Kanpur: Six more persons, all civilians, have tested positive for the Zika virus in the Chakeri area of Kanpur in Uttar Pradesh. The ..


Same inflation but different burdens; urban poor suffer the most

Mumbai: Inflation may have slowed down in 2022 but its spread over different categories is having a varied impact on purchasing power ..

Hardik Pandya

T20 World Cup: How inswinger and googly could cause trouble for Indian team

Dubai: With Pakistan winning two matches in three days against India and New Zealand in the ICC Men's T20 World Cup, they have ..

Supreme Court

Mere delay in recording eyewitness statement can't result in rejection of their testimonies, says SC

New Delhi: Mere delay in recording the statements of eyewitnesses cannot result in rejection of their testimonies, the Supreme Court ..


Centre imposes quantitative restriction on export of syringes to boost domestic production, supply

New Delhi: The Central government has imposed a quantitative restriction on the export of syringes to boost domestic production and ..

COVID-19 vaccination

No UK quarantine for Covishield vaccinated Indians from Oct 11

London: Ending a diplomatic row over vaccine certification, the UK government on Thursday added India to its vaccine-eligible countries ..

Denmark's Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen

Ahead of Danish PM visit, India says we are focused and engaging on Kim Davy extradition issue

New Delhi : On the eve of Denmark's Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen's visit to India, the issue of extradition of Kim Davy ..


Cases pertaining to 'Pandora Papers' to be investigated: Govt

New Delhi: The Government has decided to investigate 'pandora papers' leak that presented confidential records of 14 offshore ..


Despite acrimony, UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres hopeful of dialogue between India, Pakistan

United Nations: Despite the strong exchanges between India and Pakistan at the high-level General Assembly session last week, UN Secretary ..

Amit Shah

Centre to bring new cooperative policy with suitable changes soon: Amit Shah

New Delhi: Union Home and Cooperation Minister Amit Shah on Saturday said that the government will bring a new cooperative policy with ..


India reports 38,353 new COVID-19 cases; active caseload lowest in 140 days

New Delhi: India on Wednesday reported 38,353 new COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours, taking the active caseload to 3,86,351; lowest ..


COVID-19: India reports 30,549 new coronavirus cases

New Delhi: India's COVID-19 tally climbed to 3,17,26,507 on Tuesday with 30,549 more people testing positive for the disease while ..

State Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai

Basavaraj Bommai takes oath as Chief Minister of Karnataka

Bengaluru: Basavaraj Bommai on Wednesday took oath as the new Chief Minister of Karnataka. The 61-year-old leader was administered ..

Narendra Modi and Sheikh Hasina

Bangladesh 'key pillar' of 'neighbourood first' policy, says Modi; Hasina calls India 'true friend'

New Delhi: Bangladesh is a "key pillar" of India's 'Neighbourhood First' policy, Prime Minister Narendra Modi ..


Security Council an ‘impaired' organ; handful of countries stopping UNSC reform: India at UN

United Nations: A handful of countries are using the Inter-Governmental Negotiations (IGN) as a “smoke-screen” and stopping ..

indian army

Indian military amasses more men, material at border with China

New Delhi: The Indian military is amassing more men and material as a precautionary deployment along the 3,488-km-long disputed border ..

Indian Army

China finally admits it lost 'less than 20' soldiers in clash with India: Reports

New Delhi: A day after Indian media reported that India had handed over dead bodies of 16 Chinese soldiers to the People's Liberation ..

Indian Army

Talks over disengagement to continue as China releases 10 Indian soldiers

New Delhi: After the release of 10 Indian Army personnel, including four officers, from Chinese People's Liberation Army captivity, ..


Railways to terminate Rs 471 crore contract with Chinese company's due to 'poor progress'

New Delhi: The Railways has decided to terminate the contract of a Chinese company due to "poor progress" on the signalling ..


Galwan Valley incident will have serious impact on bilateral ties: India to China

New Delhi: India on Wednesday delivered a strong message to China that the "unprecedented" incident in the Galwan Valley ..

Army soldier Rajesh Orang

Army releases names of personnel killed in the violent face-off with Chinese troops in Galwan

New Delhi: The Indian Army on Wednesday released the names of the 20 military personnel, including an officer, who laid out their lives ..

India - china

China tried to unilaterally change status quo in Ladakh, casualties on both sides: MEA

New Delhi: India on Tuesday hit out at China for unilaterally attempting to change the status quo along the Line of Actual Control ..

Randeep Singh Surjewala

Shocking, unbelievable, unacceptable: Congress on India-China faceoff

New Delhi: The Congress has termed "shocking" the news of killing of three Indian soldiers including an officer by Chinese ..


India-China face-off: Army amends statement, says 'casualties suffered on both sides'

New Delhi: Army has amended its statement regarding the face-off took place between Indian and Chinese troops leading to the death ..

pakistan India

Pakistan releases 2 detained officials of Indian High Commission

Islamabad: Two officials of the Indian High Commission were released on Monday hours after the Pakistani police arrested them for their ..


2 Indian mission staffers arrested in Pakistan, India demands immediate release

Islamabad/New Delhi: The two Indian High Commission staffers in Pakistan, who were presumed missing since Monday morning, have been ..


India needs to further woo top 5 mobile brands to beat China: Report

New Delhi: The global mobile phone market is served primarily by five companies (Samsung, Apple, Huawei, Oppo and Vivo) and the time ..


India, China start withdrawing troops from standoff positions

New Delhi: India and China have started the process of de-escalation at the Line of Actual Control with withdrawal of troops, guns ..

Narendra Modi

PM Narendra Modi to address the nation at 8 PM on Tuesday

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the nation at 8 pm on Tuesday. The PM had held a video conference with chief ..


COVID-19 patients can end home isolation after 17 days: Health Ministry

New Delhi: Coronavirus infected patients can end home isolation after 17 days of onset of symptoms or date of sampling and if they ..


Monsoon 2020 critical to shield India Inc from rainy days

New Delhi: This year's Monsoon season more than crude oil prices will decide the economic fortune of India, industry stakeholders ..

Lav Agarwal

1,334 fresh COVID-19 cases, 27 deaths in India in 24 hours: Health ministry

New Delhi: Selective relaxation will be given in non-containment areas from April 20, but strict restrictions will continue in districts ..


Coronavirus cases reach 10,815 in India: Govt

New Delhi: With the reporting of 284 new cases, the coronavirus tally in the country has reached 10,815, according to the Ministry ..

Narendra Modi

Narendra Modi to address nation at 10 am on Tuesday

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the nation on Tuesday at 10 am, the Prime Minister's Office said. The 21-day ..


COVID-19: Countries should take their citizens back; UAE issues directive

Dubai: The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has issued a directive seeking counties to take back their nationals from the gulf country. ..