Daytime temperatures plummet across northwest India, to persist till Monday: IMD

New Delhi, Jan. 17 -- Bitter cold continued to affect several parts of northwest India on Sunday with most parts of Delhi, Punjab, Haryana, parts of Madhya Pradesh, east and northwest Rajasthan and Ut... Read More

Vaccination added strength to India's Covid battle in last 1 year: Modi

New Delhi, Jan. 17 -- India's vaccination drive against Covid-19 has added great strength to the fight against the pandemic and has resulted in saving lives and protecting livelihoods, Prime Minister ... Read More

Centre launches stamp to mark 1 year of Covid vaccination

New Delhi, Jan. 17 -- India released a commemorative postal stamp on Covid-19 vaccination on Sunday to mark the first anniversary of the country's national immunization programme against the virus. Th... Read More

Amid Covid surge, EC to decide on extending ban on election rallies

New Delhi, Jan. 15 -- Amid a nationwide surge in Covid-19 cases, the Election Commission on Saturday will take a call on whether to extend beyond January 15 the ban on election rallies, roadshows and ... Read More

UP elections: Modi holds BJP meet to discuss candidates

New Delhi, Jan. 13 -- Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday chaired a meeting of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)'s central election committee to discuss names of candidates for over 172 constituen... Read More

HC: How is husband-wife relation different from others in terms of trust?

New Delhi, Jan. 13 -- The Delhi high court on Wednesday sought to know how a fiduciary (trust) relationship between a man and his wife is different from any other relationship involving trust where a ... Read More

Central vista project work delayed by 1-2 days due to heavy rain: Puri

New Delhi, Jan. 12 -- The redevelopment of the central vista avenue in New Delhi, where the Republic Day parade is scheduled to be held, has been delayed by a couple of days due to unseasonal rain ear... Read More

Supreme Court to hear Hardiwar hate speech case today

New Delhi, Jan. 12 -- The Supreme Court will on Wednesday hear a public interest litigation (PIL) filed by a former Patna high court judge and a journalist, demanding stringent action against those in... Read More

Rajnath, Nitish, Bommai, Nadda test positive for Covid

New Delhi, Jan. 11 -- Amid a marked resurgence of Covid-19 infections across the country, several ministers and political leaders tested positive for the virus on Monday. Defence minister Rajnath Sin... Read More

Delhi records 17 Covid deaths, daily cases over 22,000

New Delhi, Jan. 9 -- Seventeen people in Delhi died of Covid-19 on Saturday, according to state government data, the most single-day fatalities of the infection in over 200 days, while the daily case ... Read More