Parliament passes Lokpal amendment bill

New Delhi, July 29 -- A bill to amend the Lokpal and Lokayukta Act, 2013, was passed by parliament on Thursday doing away with the time limit for public servants to furnish details of their assets and... Read More

Amit Shah, Rahul Gandhi to woo SC voters in Bikaner

BIKANER, Sept. 23 -- The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Congress are eyeing the large scheduled caste vote bank in Bikaner division and both parties have planned back-to-back public meetings in the ... Read More

Raje to Gehlot: Apologise for comments on martyrs

JAIPUR, Sept. 23 -- Chief minister Vasundhara Raje came down heavily on former chief minister and AICC general secretary (organisation) Ashok Gehlot saying that the state people will not forgive him f... Read More

I will contest poll against CM, says IPS officer's wife

KOTA, Sept. 23 -- The wife of an IPS officer said she would contest assembly polls against chief minister Vasundhara Raje as an independent in Jhalarapatan constituency, emphasising that her aim is to... Read More

Cong aims for a revival in BJP'S bastion

JAIPUR, Sept. 23 -- Ajmer has been a bastion of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) since the year 1990, the only exception being in the 1998 assembly elections. However, in the election year of 2018, th... Read More

Integration of transgender community into mainstream still a long way to go

JAMSHEDPUR, Sept. 23 -- The Supreme Court may have struck down section 377 decriminalising same gender sex, but integrating the transgender community into the mainstream appears still a long way off. ... Read More

Villagers raise objections to Chaibasa medical college, admn says grievances addressed

JAMSHEDPUR, Sept. 23 -- The locals in Chaibasa village have raised objection against the upcoming hospital and medical college even as Prime Minister Narendra Modi is all set to lay online foundation ... Read More

CCTV, drone cameras to keep eye on venue; traffic restrictions in place

Ranchi, Sept. 23 -- Large-scale deployment of security personnel, monitoring through CCTV and drone cameras besides road-diversions are among the measures taken by the district police in the face of t... Read More

PM to launch Ayushman Bharat from Ranchi today

Ranchi, Sept. 23 -- Preparations underway for launch of Union government's flagship Ayushman Bharat- Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojna by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Ranchi on Sunday. The scheme has... Read More

Meet the 93-year-old sculptor behind the Sardar Patel, Chhatrapati Shivaji statues

India, Sept. 23 -- As a teenager, Ram Vanji Sutar had been fascinated with the Statue of Liberty - not just by what it stood for but also by how tall it stood on the Liberty Island in New York. From a... Read More