Govt approves Rs 6,728 cr for construction of 8 stretches on Frontier Highway

NEW DELHI, 29 Feb: The ministry of road transport & highways (MoRTH) has approved an allocation of Rs 6,728.33 crore for constructing eight stretches...

90% of Himalayas will face year-long drought at 3 degrees warming: Study

NEW DELHI, 29 Feb: About 90 percent of the Himalayan region will experience drought lasting over a year if global warming increases by 3...

Demolishing houses of poor truth of BJP’s ‘anyay kaal’: Vadra

NEW DELHI, 29 Feb: Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Thursday attacked the BJP over the razing of the house of a rat-hole miner...

SC upholds Rajasthan’s 2-child norm for govt jobs

NEW DELHI, 29 Feb: The Supreme Court has upheld the two-child eligibility criterion of the Rajasthan government for seeking public employment, ruling that it...

Channel ‘disappointment’ into positive to defeat BJP, its ‘cronies’: Farooq Abdullah to J-K public

Srinagar, Feb 28 (PTI) National Conference chief Farooq Abdullah on Wednesday urged the people of Jammu and Kashmir to channel their "disappointment" into a...

Bihar to prepare master plan for overall development of 100 cities: DyCM Samrat Chaudhary

Patna, 28 Feb: The Bihar government has decided to prepare a 'master plan' for the overall development of 100 cities in the state, Deputy...

India-US Homeland Security Dialogue: Cooperation in combating terror, money laundering discussed

New Delhi, Feb 28 (PTI) Cooperation in combating terrorism, money laundering, organised crime and activities of pro-Khalistani elements in America were discussed at the...

Ganga pollution in Bihar: NGT warns of calling CS if complete report not submitted...

New Delhi, 28 Feb: The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has warned it will order personal appearance of Bihar chief secretary if the state fails...

Indian civilian team reaches Maldives to replace Indian military personnel manning 3 aviation platforms

Male, 28 Feb: Ahead of the March 10 deadline for the withdrawal of Indian military personnel in the Maldives, an Indian civilian team has...

India conducted clinical trials for ‘haemophilia A’ gene therapy: Science and Technology minister

New Delhi, 28 Feb: India has conducted the first human clinical trial of gene therapy for ‘haemophilia A’ at Christian Medical College – Vellore,...

India-US defence meet: Security cooperation, intelligence sharing discussed

New Delhi, 28 Feb: Cooperation in the field of internal security, intelligence sharing, and activities of pro-Khalistani elements in America were discussed at the...

Restoration of fully functional dispute settlement system of WTO top-most priority, says India

Abu Dhabi, 28 Feb: India on Wednesday said that restoration of the fully functional dispute settlement system of the World Trade Organisation (WTO) is...

‘Anyay kaal’ has caused economic distress in rural areas: Cong

NEW DELHI, 27 Feb: The Congress on Tuesday claimed that there is "real economic distress" in India's rural areas, and asserted that the single...

Four Naxalites killed in encounters with security personnel in Chhattisgarh

Bijapur, 27 Feb: Four Naxalites were killed in separate encounters with security personnel in Chhattisgarh's Bijapur district on Tuesday, a senior police official said. Two...

SC directs AIIMS to examine NewsClick founder’s health

NEW DELHI, 27 Feb: The Supreme Court on Tuesday directed the AIIMS to set up a medical board to examine the health condition of...

Dharmendra Pradhan bats for ‘one nation, one election’

New Delhi, Feb 27 (PTI) Union Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Tuesday advocated for a "one nation, one election" system, saying administrative reform is...

PM Modi to launch development projects, attend public programme in Yavatmal on Feb 28

Yavatmal, Feb 27 (PTI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate and dedicate to the nation various development projects during a public programme to be...

Army commander reviews preparedness of formations along LoC in Jammu

Jammu, Feb 27 (PTI) Army's northern commander Lt Gen M V Suchindra Kumar on Tuesday visited Jammu-based White Knight Corps headquarters and reviewed preparedness...

Govt opened floodgates for firms like Patanjali to deprive local communities: Congress

New Delhi, Feb 27 (PTI) The Congress alleged on Tuesday that the Narendra Modi government has done away with the fair and equitable benefit-sharing...

India opposes China-led investment facilitation proposal at WTO terms it non-trade issue

Abu Dhabi, Feb 27 (PTI) India is opposed to a proposal led by China on investment facilitation at the WTO, stating that it is...