Uttar Pradesh, Bihar govts to job hunt for migrant workers

NEW DELHI, June 1 -- Uttar Pradesh and Bihar will find jobs for millions of migrant workers displaced due to the coronavirus-led lockdown. This when the states rehabilitate more than 5.5 million migra... Read More

PM speaks of economic restart with no room for complacency

New delhi, June 1 -- Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said the Union government was taking measures to restart most economic activities, but added a note of caution that people cannot be complac... Read More

No place for complacency, prevention against covid a national service: PM Modi

NEW DELHI, May 31 -- In a note of caution on the last day of the fourth phase of nationwide lockdown, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said that while the union government was taking steps to al... Read More

Madhya Pradesh govt extends lockdown till 15 June

New Delhi, May 30 -- A day before the fourth phase of lockdown ends, Madhya Pradesh has become the first state to extend lockdown by 15 days. The decision was announced on Saturday by chief minister S... Read More

BJP plans big on reviving India's political activity

New Delhi, May 30 -- The ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leadership will hold more than 250 public meetings and 500 rallies, targeting women, youth, scheduled caste and schedule tribe, using diffe... Read More

UP woos global majors looking to exit China

New Delhi, May 13 -- The Uttar Pradesh government has initiated talks with the US, South Korea, Japan, Thailand and members of the European Union as part of its efforts to attract companies to invest ... Read More

UP govt invites US-based companies to shift investment from China

New Delhi, April 29 -- Uttar Pradesh government under chief minister Yogi Adityanath is in the process of making changes in the industrial and sectorial policy of the state to enable US-based companie... Read More

War against covid-19 people driven in India, says PM Modi

New Delhi, April 26 -- Dubbing India's fight against the covid-19 pandemic as people driven, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday strongly urged people to stay away from the assumption that the viru... Read More

Govt reaches out to Muslim community ahead of Ramzan

New delhi, April 22 -- Ahead of the holy month of Ramzan, which begins on 24 April, the Union government has urged the Muslim community to maintain social distancing and hold prayers at home. Last we... Read More

Modi says defeating covid-19 India's sole aim but battle to be long drawn out

NEW DELHI, April 6 -- Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said India's sole mission would be to win the war against coronavirus, but that it will be a long battle against the pandemic. "We are awa... Read More