On the outskirts of Delhi, a group of truck drivers resting at Murthal were caught by surprise as Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Monday night, not only spoke with them to understand their difficulties but also hitched a ride to Chandigarh. Speaking with the long-distance truck drivers, Rahul inquired about why they came into this profession. […]
Arms and ammunition in the hands of “miscreants” is turning out to be a nightmare for security forces in violence-hit Manipur, with even the Army coming under fire on Monday. According to sources, ever since violence in the state again escalated on the night of May 27-28, civilians have been trying to seize arms from […]
The Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) of India Girish Chandra Murmu has been re-elected as external auditor of the World Health Organization (WHO) for a four-year term from 2024 to 2027. He has been holding the position for a four-year term from 2019 to 2023. In a statement, the office of the CAG said the […]Continue Reading
The first unit of the maiden nuclear power plant in Haryana – coming up in Gorakhpur village of Fatehabad district – is likely to commence operations in June 2028, said officials. Haryana Chief Secretary Sanjeev Kaushal chaired a meeting of officials of the state government and Gorakhpur Haryana Anu Vidyut Pariyojana (GHAVP) in Chandigarh Monday, […]
President Droupadi Murmu Sunday welcomed the inauguration of the new Parliament building by Prime Minister Narendra Modi saying the office of the prime minister represents the “trust” in the House, even as a large number of Opposition parties boycotted the ceremony citing her absence from it. In her written message, which was read out by […]Continue Reading
Jaishankar, who is on a two-day visit to Gujarat, said the inauguration of the new Parliament building should be celebrated as a festival by the entire nation.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday flagged off Uttarakhand’s first semi-high speed Vande Bharat Express. “Uttarakhand is getting its first Vande Bharat Express today from Dehradun to Delhi. This Express will reduce the travelling time of the people,” PM Modi said during the virtual flagging off ceremony.
A major Maoist attack was averted by the security forces after they found Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) containing around 50 kilogram of explosives buried under a road in Chhattisgarh’s Bijapur district Wednesday. The IEDs were spotted by a team of Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) on the Avapalli-Basaguda road near the Durga temple in Bijapur […]Continue Reading
The Odisha government has directed all 30 district collectors in the state to prohibit the use of ganja at all Shiva shrines across the state, triggering a controversy. Official sources said the Odia Language, Literature and Culture (OLLC) department issued a directive on May 10 to take steps to prohibit the use of the contraband […]Continue Reading
A BJP leader in Uttarakhand has put off his daughter’s wedding to a Muslim man following protests by right-wing groups and backlash online after the invitation went viral on social media. “I fixed my daughter’s marriage with her Muslim boy and informed everyone. They all agreed to the marriage as this is the 21st century […]Continue Reading