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Naga Peace Talks: Lawmakers Appeal To Other Northeaster States For Help

News Feed - 14 hours 6 min ago
In a significant development over the Naga peace talks, the Joint Legislators Forum (LF) of Naga political parties which includes all members of the Nagaland legislative assembly along with both...

India Gets $43 Million From UNDP To Boost Climate In 3 Coastal Regions

News Feed - 14 hours 7 min ago
In a move that may positively impact over 10 million people living on the coastline, India today started a 43 million dollar project to boost climate resilience in three coastal states in partnership...

"Collegium Victim Of Its Own Birth Pangs": Justice DY Chandrachud

News Feed - 14 hours 8 min ago
The Collegium is "a victim of its own birth pangs", Justice DY Chandrachud of the Supreme Court said on Wednesday while batting for disclosure of information on appointment of judges to higher...

Would Prevent "Operation Lotus'' In Maharashtra, Says Prithviraj Chavan

News Feed - 14 hours 8 min ago
Senior Congress leader Prithviraj Chavan said on Wednesday that the party was on alert to prevent a possible "Operation lotus" -- attempts by the BJP to engineer defections from other parties -- in...

For Not Burning Stubble, Rs 2,500 Per Acre Incentive For Punjab Farmers

News Feed - 14 hours 16 min ago
The Punjab government on Wednesday announced Rs 2,500 per acre as compensation to small and marginal farmers who did not burn crop residue.

Babul Supriyo Shown Black Flag During Visit To Bengal's Bulbul-Hit Areas

News Feed - 14 hours 20 min ago
Union minister Babul Supriyo on Wednesday faced massive protests and was asked to go back by a group of people when he arrived in South 24 Parganas district to take stock of the situation in areas hit...

Supreme Court Judgement Lesson To Karnataka MLAs: Siddaramaiah

News Feed - 14 hours 22 min ago
Welcoming the Supreme Court verdict on the disqualified MLAs, the Congress in Karnataka on Wednesday said it proves the BJP-led government in the state was "illegal" and sought its dismissal.

5 Punjab Officials Fired For Alleged Involvement In MGNREGA Scam

News Feed - 14 hours 29 min ago
The Punjab government on Wednesday ordered dismissal of five employees of the Rural Development Department for their alleged involvement in the Rs 2.59 crore-MGNREGA scam.

Rules For Address Change On Aadhaar Eased, Move Aimed At Helping Migrants

News Feed - 14 hours 30 min ago
The government has allowed migrants to change address on Aadhaar by giving self declaration, a move aimed at helping them open bank account and promote financial inclusion.

No Need For New Ayodhya Temple Trust, One Already Exists: Hindu Group

News Feed - 14 hours 33 min ago
There is no need for the government to set up a new trust for the Ram Temple as directed by the Supreme Court because the Ram Janmabhoomi Nyas already exists, its president Mahant Nritya Gopal Das...

Stricter Disqualification Rule For Lawmakers Will Curb Dissent: Top Court

News Feed - 14 hours 43 min ago
Having a "stricter model" of disqualification for lawmakers who defy the party line will have a chilling effect on legitimate dissent and it cannot be accepted, the Supreme Court said Wednesday.

Auditor Arrested In PMC Bank Scam, Eighth Arrest In Case

News Feed - 14 hours 46 min ago
The Economic Offences Wing (EOW) of Mumbai Police has arrested an auditor in connection with the alleged Rs 4,355 crore scam at the Punjab & Maharashtra Cooperative (PMC) Bank, an official said on...

Another Telangana Transport Driver Allegedly Commits Suicide Amid Strike

News Feed - 14 hours 47 min ago
Another Telangana State Road Transport Corporation (TSRTC) driver allegedly committed suicide on Wednesday in Mahabubabad district as the indefinite stir by the employees' unions entered its 40th day.

Simplify Online Registration Process For Kartarpur Sahib Visit: Sikh Body

News Feed - 14 hours 47 min ago
With only a few pilgrims taking the Kartarpur Corridor to the Gurdwara Darbar Sahib in Pakistan, Sikh body SGPC on Wednesday blamed the online registration process for the low turnout, asserting that...

ATP Finals: Rafael Nadal Beats Daniil Medvedev To Keep Dream Alive

News Feed - 14 hours 48 min ago
Rafael Nadal is on a double mission in London - aiming to win the end-of-season event for the first time in his illustrious career and to secure the year-end number one spot.

It Was Fight For Right, Not land: Muslim Cleric On Ayodhya Verdict

News Feed - 14 hours 58 min ago
Maulana Arshad Madani, head of prominent Muslim body Jamiat Ulema-e-Hind, on Wednesday said the community pursued the Ayodhya case for 70 years not because of land but for its right.

"Uncle Ko Angrezi Bolke Sunao": Shashi Tharoor's Comedy Act

News Feed - 15 hours 15 min ago
Congress MP Shashi Tharoor, who often has people reaching out for the dictionary with his rich vocabulary and esoteric phrases, will be seen in a new role very soon: making people laugh.

"Trump Not Watching Impeachment Hearing, He's Working", Says White House

News Feed - 15 hours 16 min ago
President Donald Trump is skipping the first televised hearings in his impeachment investigation, preferring instead to keep working, according to the White House spokeswoman Wednesday.

Mentally Unstable Woman Kidnapped, Gang Raped In Kolkata: Police

News Feed - 15 hours 21 min ago
An inmate of a home for mentally ill women in the city was abducted from road and gang raped after she went out at night breaking a lock, the police said on Wednesday.

PM Modi Arrives In Brazil For BRICS Summit, To Hold Bilateral Talks

News Feed - 15 hours 22 min ago
Prime Minister Narendra Modi reached the Brazilian capital city to participate in the BRICS Summit on Wednesday. He tweeted about his meet with various world leaders and said he was hopeful that the...