New Delhi's mission in US

India, Sept. 23 -- Prime Minister (PM) Narendra Modi's visit to the United States (US) marks the intersection of multiple strands of Indian foreign policy. The visit has a bilateral component, with th... Read More

For the empowerment of social entrepreneurs, a five-point agenda

India, Sept. 23 -- The second Covid-19 wave has brought to fore the remarkable role of social entrepreneurs as last-mile responders. They mobilised resources, generated awareness, distributed necessit... Read More

Assam's quest for rhino conservation

India, Sept. 23 -- To mark World Rhino Day, the Assam government on Wednesday destroyed nearly 2,500 horns of the one-horned rhinoceros, elephant tusks, and other body parts of other wild animals. The... Read More

Meerut reports 26 fresh dengue cases, one suspected death

MEERUT, Sept. 23 -- Twenty-six new cases of dengue were reported in the Meerut district on Tuesday. As many as 115 persons are undergoing treatment in the district, with one suspected death caused by ... Read More

13 secys get new postings in major rejig

New Delhi, Sept. 23 -- In a major top-level bureaucratic reshuffle, the Appointments Committee of the Cabinet on Wednesday appointed 13 new secretaries in Union government against posts that were vaca... Read More

Why Modi's visit to the US matters

India, Sept. 23 -- Prime Minister (PM) Narendra Modi has embarked on his first foreign tour in six months to engage directly with the Joe Biden administration in the United States (US). Given the traj... Read More

What India can do to avoid US sanctions over Russia

India, Sept. 23 -- Even as President Joe Biden and Prime Minister Narendra Modi are set to meet this week for the in-person Quad summit, they could face a devastating setback if the United States (US)... Read More

SM Gupta is now District Hospital Firozabad CMS

Agra, Sept. 23 -- Dr Shyam Mohan Gupta took over as new chief medical superintendent (CMS) of SNM District Hospital in Firozabad. He replaced Dr Hansraj Singh, the consulting surgeon, who was officiat... Read More

Minor raped, killed by neighbour: Police

PATNA, Sept. 23 -- A 35-year-old neighbour allegedly raped and murdered a seven-year-old girl in Bihar's East Champaran district on Tuesday. The girl's family alleged the accused took her away on some... Read More

Priest threw phone in pyre to destroy evidence: Charge sheet

New Delhi, Sept. 23 -- A priest accused of raping and killing a nine-year-old Dalit girl near Delhi cantonment on August 1 tried to destroy evidence by throwing his phone and the victim's footwear and... Read More