Bihar irrigation canal collapses hours before inauguration by CM

A portion of a canal which was to be inaugurated today by Chief Minister Nitish Kumar in Bhagalpur district in Bihar collapsed on Tuesday...

Vaghela launches ‘third front’ in Gujarat, will contest from all seats

Former Gujarat Congress strongman Shankersinh Vaghela on Tuesday announced that he will lead a new political 'front' which will contest all seats in the...

Shiv sena might pull out support from BJP-led coalition Maharashtra government

Shiv Sena is not quite happy with BJP and has time and again voiced an opinion on the bullet train project and fuel prices....

Rohingyas pose a threat to our national security: Centre

The Centre on Monday told the Supreme Court that the Rohingya Muslims are “illegal” immigrants in the country and their continuous stay posed “serious...

Tamil Nadu’s political scenario intensifies, 18 MLAs from team Dinakaran disqualified

Eighteen MLAs loyal to AIADMK's Sasikala faction leader and her nephew TTV Dinakaran have been disqualified by Assembly Speaker P Dhanapal on Monday. This...

PM Modi opens Sardar Sarovar Dam; Congress calls it an election...

The Sardar Sarovar Dam which is the centerpiece of the multi-billion dollar Narmada Valley development project, one of India’s most grand schemes that are...

Rahul Gandhi does it again, terms Marshal of IAF Arjan Singh...

Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi and gaffe go hand in hand. In the latest addition to his goof up list, the Congress scion termed...

PV Sindhu beats Nozomi Okuhara, becomes first Indian to win Korea...

Olympic silver medallist shuttler P V Sindhu defeated world champion Nozomi Okuhara in a thrilling summit clash to clinch the women's singles title at...

Telangana to give government pay scale to temple priests

Chief Minister (Telangana) K. Chandrashekhar Rao on Friday announced that archakas (Priests) and employees working in the temples will be paid salaries on par...

Not on the path of war, but army prepared for any...

Newly-inducted Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday said that India is not walking on the path of war, but at the same time, the...

Now, Aadhaar to be linked with Driving License

The Centre will soon start linking driving licence with Aadhaar, Electronics and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said on Friday. "It would be done...

Are high oil taxes good for India?

High petrol and diesel prices are in news again for the high taxes levied on them, rather than the international crude oil prices. People...

UP government stops grants to 46 madrassas after a two-month scrutiny

In a controversial yet major decision, the Uttar Pradesh government on Wednesday stopped funds to 46 madrassas. Sources said that the government had received...

Why can’t PM Narendra Modi accept Rohingya Muslim refugees as his...

All India Majlis-e-Ittehad-ul Muslimeen (AIMIM) chief Asaduddin Owaisi launched a scathing attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi over his government's plan to deport Rohingya...

Things you should know about the Japanese prime minister’s visit to...

Japanese Prime minister Shinzo Abe is on a two-day visit to India, particularly Gujarat for the annual bilateral summit. This is the fourth summit meeting...

Satna students to now answer roll calls with ‘Jai Hind’

Students of Satna district in Madhya Pradesh will say ‘Jai Hind’ when they answer the roll call from October 1. Making this announcement on...

Sasikala ousted from AIADMK General Secretary post

In another interesting turn of events in Tamil Nadu, the AIADMK passed a resolution to oust party general secretary V K Sasikala from the...

What Rahul Gandhi had to say about dynastic politics in his...

Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi addressed students at the University of California, Berkeley on Tuesday. While speaking on the issue of ‘India at 70’, he took jibes...

Prime Minister Modi emphasises on Clean India at Swami Vivekananda’s...

Addressing students on the occasion of the 125th anniversary of Swami Vivekananda's famous address at World Parliament of Religions in Chicago, Prime Minister Narendra...

Scrutiny of performance; Centre initiates evaluation of judges for HC

The Centre has initiated the process of detailed scrutiny of proposals received for the appointment of judges from High Court, as per the note...