India carefully monitoring political situation in Nepal: Sources 

New Delhi, May 27 (PTI) India is carefully monitoring the situation in Nepal, government sources said on Wednesday after the Nepalese government deferred its...

Strategic affairs experts criticise Trump’s offer to mediate between India and China on border...

New Delhi, May 27 (PTI) India and China have a robust mechanism to resolve their long-pending border dispute and there was no scope for...

MSMEs set new world record for largest online business lesson

New Delhi, May 27 (PTI): Nearly 4 lakh entrepreneurs from MSME sector attended a training session for rebuilding businesses post COVID-19 to create a...

Social distancing norms of 6 ft insufficient, virus can travel nearly 20 ft: Study

New Delhi, May 27 (PTI): Scientists have modelled the spread of infectious droplets from coughing, sneezing, and breathing under different atmospheric conditions, and found...

India initiates anti-dumping probe into imports of polyester yarn from 4 countries

New Delhi, May 27 (PTI): India has initiated a probe into alleged dumping of polyester yarn, used in the garment industry, from China, Indonesia,...

Punjab On Alert After Locusts Attack Crops In Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh

Chandigarh May 27 (PTI): Punjab has been put on alert after swarms of locusts attacked crops in Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh, officials said on...

India, China Shouldn’t Let Differences Shadow Overall Ties: Chinese Envoy

New Delhi May 27 (PTI): China and India should never let their differences shadow the overall bilateral ties and must enhance mutual trust, Chinese...

India may keep COVID-19 deaths to less than 8,000: Public health expert

Bengauru, May 26 (PTI) Kerala, Punjab and Haryana seem to have crossed the peak in coronavirus cases, says a prominent public health specialist, who...

Gas leak: SC allows LG Polymers to send 30 staffs to maintain safety at...

New Delhi, May 26 (PTI) The Supreme Court on Wednesday allowed LG Polymers India Ltd to send its 30 employees to maintain "round the...

Weather Department ‘Red Alert’ For “Very Heavy” Rain In Assam, Meghalaya

New Delhi, May 26 (PTI): A red-colour coded weather alert has been issued for Assam and Meghalaya from May 26-28, the India Meteorological Department...

Supreme Court Asks Centre To Treat Payment Of Wages Issue With “Urgency”

New Delhi, May 26 (PTI): The Supreme Court has asked the Centre to "treat with urgency" the issue raised in the pleas challenging Home...

Government Finalising Draft Bill To Set Up All-India Judicial Service: Report

New Delhi, May 26 (PTI): The government is in the process of finalising a bill to establish an all-India judicial service to recruit officers...

Dead Bats Found In UP’s Gorakhpur, Caracasses Sent To Vet Research Institute

Gorakhpur, May 26 (PTI): A large number of bats were found dead in Gorakhpur's Belghat area on Tuesday morning, triggering panic among residents. The villagers...

Visakhapatnam gas leak: Andhra Pradesh HC orders seizure of chemical plant; directors not to...

New Delhi, May 26 (PTI): The Andhra Pradesh High Court has ordered the seizure of the premises of LG Polymers plant in Visakhapatnam, where...

Def min unveils mobile lab for Covid-19 screening

NEW DELHI, Apr 23: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday unveiled via video link a 'mobile virology research and diagnostics laboratory (MVRDL)' developed by...

IMA declares nationwide ‘white alert’ against obstruction to cremation of doctors

NEW DELHI, Apr 20: Taking serious note of obstruction to cremation of doctors who died in the line of duty, the Indian Medical Association...

Mask-wearing, social distancing should be enforced strictly: MHA

NEW DELHI, Apr 16: The union home ministry on Thursday said some rules, such as wearing facemasks, practicing social distancing, and no gathering of...

Modi asks people to stay indoors, advice against hoarding

NEW DELHI, Mar 19: Calling for "resolve and restraint" to fight the novel coronavirus (Covid-19), Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday asked the entire...

Disparity shows how billions of foreign aid goes back to donor contractors

DELHI, Jan 16: As the global elite network at Davos, people across the world are increasingly taking to the streets to protest in the...

30 airports, airstrips up for bidding in NE

NEW DELHI, Dec 6: The civil aviation ministry on Friday said bids have been sought for six underserved and 24 un-served airports and airstrips...