Central Vista: Nod to seven proposals on fire safety for building projects

New Delhi, 17 Aug:The Delhi Fire Service (DFS) has cleared seven proposals for fire safety system in buildings being constructed under the government's Central...

Cabinet approves interest subvention of 1.5% on short term agriculture loans up to Rs...

New Delhi, 17 Aug: With RBI hiking the lending rate, the Union Cabinet on Wednesday earmarked Rs 34,856 crore towards the interest subvention scheme...

US envoy, Novavax CEO, laud India’s role in battling Covid pandemic

Pune, 17 Aug: United States' Mission Chargé D'Affaires Patricia Lacina on Wednesday asserted that the long-standing relationship between her country and India in the...

Working Woman Can’t Be Denied Maternity Leave: Supreme Court

New Delhi, Aug 16 (PTI): The Supreme Court on Tuesday said that a working woman cannot be denied her statutory right to maternity leave...

Army Receives Indigeneous Military Equipment To Boost Combat Capability In Ladakh

New Delhi, Aug 16 (PTI): Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday handed over to the Army a wide range of indigenous military equipment including...

Supreme Court Notice To Kerala For Regulating Lotteries From Other States

New Delhi, Aug 16 (PTI): The Supreme Court on Tuesday sought a response from the Kerala government on an appeal filed by Nagaland challenging...

Threat Calls To Mukesh Ambani: Accused Sent To Police Custody Till August 20

Mumbai, Aug 16 (PTI): A holiday court in Mumbai on Tuesday remanded a jeweller, arrested for allegedly threatening to kill industrialist Mukesh Ambani and...

India “badly needed” Bharat Jodo Yatra, says Congress

Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 16 (PTI) Emphasising the significance of its forthcoming "Bharat Jodo Yatra', the Congress on Tuesday said the country "badly needed" such a...

Sonowal dedicates Bengal-based shipyard to nation

Howrah (WB) Aug 16 (PTI) Union Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Tuesday dedicated to the nation a revamped shipbuilding facility of Hooghly Cochin Shipyard Ltd...

‘Most uncalled for’: India on China blocking move to designate JeM leader as global...

NEW DELHI, Aug 13 (PTI): India on Friday described as "most uncalled for" China blocking a proposal at the UN Security Council to designate...

Rio hopes for early resolution to Naga issue

KOHIMA, 12 Aug: Nagaland Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio on Friday expressed hope that the Centre and the NSCN (IM) will soon come to an...

NSCN (IM) to continue with 25-yr-old ceasefire deal

KOHIMA, 12 Aug: The NSCN (IM) has said it will continue with the ceasefire agreement signed with the Centre 25 years ago, even as...

NE groups protest demanding delimitation in 4 states

NEW DELHI, 12 Aug: The Northeast Students' Forum on Delimitation, along with various other groups staged a protest here on Friday, demanding that the...

Human-elephant conflicts rising due to competition for resources: Union min

NEW DELHI, 12 Aug: Union Environment Minister Bhupender Yadav on Friday said that human-elephant conflicts are increasing due to "competition for resources," with around...

Avoid large gatherings while celebrating I-Day: Centre to states

NEW DELHI, 12 Aug: As the country continues to record an average of over 15,000 coronavirus cases daily, the Centre has asked the states...

Agniveer recruitment of female candidates for military police from Nov 1

Bengaluru, 10 Aug: The Agniveer recruitment rally for female candidates under the general duty category for military police would be held from November 1...

Justice U U Lalit appointed 49th CJI

NEW DELHI, 10 Aug: Justice Uday Umesh Lalit was on Wednesday appointed as the 49th Chief Justice of India after President Droupadi Murmu signed...

India to start supplying petrol with 20 per cent ethanol from April 2023

PANIPAT, 10 Aug: India will start supplying petrol with 20 per cent ethanol at select petrol pumps from April next year and will ramp...

ISRO successfully completes Gaganyaan low altitude escape motor static test

Bengaluru, Aug 10 (PTI) An important milestone in the planned human spaceflight project Gaganyaan was completed on Wednesday with the successful test-firing of the...

India will always be vibrant home for grand Asiatic Lion: PM Modi

New Delhi, Aug 10 (PTI) On the occasion of World Lion Day, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday hailed those working on protecting the...