Daily Archives: August 21, 2018

India ready for constructive engagement with Pak: Modi to Imran

New Delhi, Aug 20 (PTI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi has written to his newly elected Pakistani counterpart Imran Khan, conveying New Delhi's commitment to...

US likely to award Mahatma Gandhi a Congressional Gold Medal, the highest civilian award...

New York, Aug 20 (PTI): An influential American lawmaker has said that she will introduce a historic legislation to posthumously award Mahatma Gandhi a...

Pak troops violate ceasefire along LoC in J&K’s Uri sector

Srinagar, Aug 20 (PTI) Pakistani troops today violated ceasefire along the Line of Control (LoC) in the Uri sector of Jammu and Kashmir, police...

Government has asked industrialists, business organisations to help Kerala deal with floods, says Suresh...

New Delhi, Aug 20 (PTI): The government has asked industrialists and business organisations to provide whatever help they feel is appropriate to flood-affected Kerala,...

Beware of fake WCD website: Govt circular

New Delhi, Aug 20 (PTI) A fake website with Beti Bachao Beti Padhao logo is duping people posing as a government-backed saving scheme, warned...

Another former Bihar minister Damodar Raut faces heat in Muzaffarpur shelter home case

Patna, Aug 20 (PTI): Senior JD(U) leader and former Bihar minister Damodar Raut is now in the eye of the storm over the Muzaffapur...

Assam regularly hit by floods, can relate to Kerala pain: CM

Guwahati, Aug 20 (PTI) Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal today said Assam can relate to the pain caused by the devastating flood in Kerala, as...

Man feared drowned in Brahmaputra

Tezpur (Assam), Aug 20 (PTI) A 45-year-old man was feared drowned in the Brahmaputra river here this morning, police said. The man identified as Biralal...

Tripura bye-polls: SEC urged to ensure democratic atmosphere

Agartala, Aug 20 (PTI) Opposition CPI(M) in Tripura has urged the State Election Commission to ensure "proper democratic atmosphere" ahead of the bye-elections for...

Repatriated Brus demand uniform rehabilitation package

Aizawl, Aug 20 (PTI) An organisation of repatriated Bru community people has demanded that the Centre extend to them the same rehabilitation package being...