Assam: Two expelled Congress MLAs, former BPF lawmaker join BJP

Guwahati, Dec 29 (PTI) Former Assam minister and expelled Congress leader Ajanta Neog along with two ex- legislators in the state joined the BJP...

5.31 lakh posts in state police forces, 1.27 lakh in CAPFs lying vacant: BPR&D

New Delhi, Dec 29 (PTI) Over 5.31 lakh posts in police forces of different states and 1.27 lakh posts in Central Armed Police Forces...

Scientists quell concerns on new COVID-19 variant, say staying cautious sufficient

New Delhi, Dec 29 (PTI) Standard defense mechanisms such as masks, sanitisation and physical distancing will work to contain the coronavirus strain detected in...

Union Territory of Ladakh gets its own meteorological centre

New Delhi, Dec 29 (PTI) A meteorological centre was inaugurated in the Union Territory of Ladakh on Tuesday which would provide localised weather forecasts...

PM attacks previous govts for delaying work on dedicated freight corridor project

Lucknow, Dec 29 (PTI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday accused previous governments of delaying the dedicated freight corridor project and ignoring modernisation of...

AMP Capital, Sterlite Power tie up for energy transmission projects in India, to invest...

New Delhi, Dec 29 (PTI) Global investment manager AMP Capital and Sterlite Power have entered into a partnership to develop energy transmission projects in...

Tesla to enter India in 2021: Gadkari

New Delhi, Dec 28 (PTI) Union Minister Nitin Gadkari on Monday said American electric car major Tesla is set to start its operations in...

‘Cyber Yodha’ to train people to fight cyber crime launched

Hyderabad, Dec 28 (PTI): In a first in Telangana, "Cyber Yoddha,"a programme aimed at creating awareness and empowering citizens by training them to fight...

Modi flags off 100th ‘Kisan Rail’ service, says govt will continue to work to...

New Delhi, Dec 28 (PTI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday flagged off the 100th run of the Kisan Rail service in the country...

Ram Temple Construction Likely To Cost ₹ 1,100 Crore, Says Trust Official

Nagpur, Dec 28 (PTI): The construction of the Ram Temple complex in Ayodhya, including the main structure, is estimated to cost around ₹ 1,100...

Farmers’ protest: Over 1,500 telecom towers damaged in Punjab, services hit

New Delhi, Dec 28 (PTI): More than 1,500 telecom towers in Punjab have been damaged by farmers protesting against the three farm laws, disrupting...

Anti-cow slaughter bill: Food habit my right, says former CM Siddaramaiah

Bengaluru, Dec 28 (PTI): Hitting out at partymen for lacking courage to speak out on certain issues, senior Congress leader and former Chief Minister...

India’s first driverless train evokes pride, excitement among passengers

New Delhi, Dec 28 (PTI): From pride and excitement to surprise and a little bit of apprehension, several young and old passengers went through...

Manish Sisodia exhorts students to develop entrepreneurial mindset

New Delhi, Dec 28 (PTI): Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Tuesday said it is time to utilise the country's talent for economic...

India to play vital role in equitable distribution of COVID-19 vaccines around the world:...

New Delhi, Dec 27 (PTI) With vaccine rollout beginning in some countries, the world ravaged by the COVID-19 pandemic is looking to India for...

Indians may put off travel plans amid spread of new virus strain, possible flight...

New Delhi, Dec 27 (PTI): Many people may put off their international travel plans due to concerns over the spread of new variant of...

Terror plot to attack temple in JK’s Pooch foiled; 3 militant associates arrested

New Delhi, Dec 27 (PTI): The Jammu and Kashmir Police Sunday said it has arrested three Pakistan-linked militant associates and recovered six grenades from...

Indian naval ship conducts ‘passage exercise’ with Vietnamese Navy in South China Sea

New Delhi, Dec 27 (PTI) An Indian Navy warship undertook a "passage exercise" with the Vietnamese Navy in the South China Sea as part...

Madhya Pradesh Assembly’s Winter Session Postponed After 5 MLAs Test COVID-19 Positive

Bhopal, Dec 27 (PTI): The winter session of the Madhya Pradesh Assembly, which was scheduled to begin on December 28, has been postponed in...

Four Eclipses In 2021, Two To Be Visible In India

Indore, Dec 27 (PTI): There will be four eclipses in 2021, including one total solar eclipse and one total lunar eclipse, but only two...