India Inc’s business confidence highest in decade: FICCI Survey

New Delhi, 7 Mar : FICCI's Overall Business Confidence Index has witnessed a decadal high of74.2 in the current round on account of improvement...

Poor families saved Rs 50k cr due to health schemes, lower drug prices: PM

New Delhi, 7 Mar : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said the poor and needy have been able to save Rs 50,000 crore...

We are in the endgame of Covid-19 pandemic in India: Vardhan

New Delhi, 7 Mar : "We are in the end game of the COVID-19 pandemic in India" and to succeed at this stage, Union...

Nita Ambani launches social media platform Her Circle for women

New Delhi, Mar 7 (PTI): Reliance Foundation chairperson Nita Mukesh Ambani on Sunday launched a social media platform 'Her Circle' aimed at empowering women. Her...

Health schemes, drug prices led to saving of Rs 50,000 cr for families: PM

New Delhi, Mar 7 (PTI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said the poor and needy have been able to save Rs 50,000 crore...

168 Rohingyas living illegally in Jammu sent to jail, say Officials

Jammu, Mar 7 (PTI) Authorities here have sent 168 Rohingyas to jail after they were found living illegally in the city, officials said on...

Car, gelatin sticks found near Mukesh Ambani’s house sent for forensic test

Mumbai, Mar 7 (PTI): Mumbai Police have sent for forensic analysis the car and gelatin sticks found in it near industrialist Mukesh Ambani's residence...

India at inflection point with over 120 million young women entering workplace: Lekhi

New Delhi, Mar 6 (PTI) India is at an inflection point with over 120 million young women in the country entering the workplace and...

Govt ready to amend new agri laws; opposition playing politics at cost of agri-economy:...

New Delhi, Mar 6 (PTI) Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar on Saturday said the government is ready to amend three new farm laws to...

Scientists develop platform to detect effect of alcohol exposure on red blood cells

New Delhi, Mar 6 (PTI) Scientists have developed a platform to detect the effect of prolonged exposure to alcohol on red blood cells (RBC)...

Need to step up funding for health sector, bring equity in delivery of services:...

New Delhi, Mar 6 (PTI) : Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Saturday underlined the need to step up funding for the health sector...

15th Fin Comm opted for continuity, predictability in deciding tax devolution to states: N...

New Delhi, Mar 6 (PTI): The 15th Finance Commission opted for continuity and predictability and hence retained the share of tax devolution to states...

India’s forex reserves increase by USD 689 mn to USD 584.55 bn

Mumbai, Mar 5 (PTI) India's forex reserves increased for the second consecutive week, touching USD 584.554 billion as of February 26, up by USD...

Cong launches campaign against fuel price rise, Rahul says crony capitalists benefiting at cost...

New Delhi, Mar 5 (PTI) The Congress on Friday launched an online campaign attacking the government over the rise in fuel and cooking gas...

Lanka’s claim of Indian mission approval for WCT project proposal ‘factually incorrect’: MEA

New Delhi, Mar 5 (PTI) The Ministry of External Affairs on Friday described as "factually incorrect" the Sri Lankan government's claim that a proposal...

India, Sweden vow to deepen ties; Swedish PM hails India as ‘democratic superpower’

New Delhi, Mar 5 (PTI) India and Sweden on Friday vowed to deepen partnership in several sectors such as climate change, defence, trade and...

‘Going strong’: Farmers’ protests at Singhu, Tikri, Ghazipur borders complete 100 days

New Delhi, Mar 5 (PTI): As the farmer agitation against the Centre's three farm laws enters its hundredth day on Saturday, union leaders have...

IISC study identifies multiple mutations, finds unique proteins in SARS-CoV-2 genome

New Delhi, Mar 5 (PTI): A study from the Indian Institute of Science (IISc) has identified multiple mutations and unique proteins in isolates of...

Closure of 1.5 mn schools due to COVID-19 impacted 247 mn children in India:...

New Delhi, Mar 3 (PTI) Closure of 1.5 million schools due to coronavirus pandemic and the resultant lockdowns in 2020 impacted 247 million children...

China has mobilised conventional and cyber forces to threaten India: Rahul Gandhi

New Delhi, Mar 3 (PTI) Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday said that China had mobilised its conventional and cyber forces to threaten India...