Talk of Amethi seat for Rahul sparks Congress clamour, BJP ire

New Delhi, Aug. 20 -- There was growing clamour from Congress leaders, and a sharp attack from the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), on Saturday over the possibility of Rahul Gandhi contesting the 2024 ge... Read More

Delhi crosses annual rain mark, Gurugram flooded again

New Delhi, Aug. 19 -- Delhi crossed its annual rainfall quota on Saturday, with nearly four-and-a-half months of the year still to go, after a strong spell of showers across the city and the National ... Read More

CAPF not only protecting India but also environment, says Amit Shah

New Delhi, Aug. 18 -- Union home minister Amit Shah on Friday said the Central Armed Police Forces (CAPFs) are playing a key role in not only securing the country but also protecting the environment, ... Read More

Tighter KYC rules to combat cyber frauds

New Delhi, Aug. 17 -- The Union government announced an overhaul to KYC norms for mobile phone connections and said there will be new checks on bulk distributors in a major attempt to crack down on a ... Read More

WHO chief lauds India's Ayushman health initiative

New Delhi, Aug. 17 -- Director general of the World Health Organization (WHO), Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, highlighted the role of Medical Value Travel (MVT) and Digital Health in strengthening health... Read More

Cabinet clears e-bus scheme to improve mobility in cities

New Delhi, Aug. 17 -- To improve urban mobility and decarbonise public transport, the Union cabinet on Wednesday cleared the Rs.57,613 crore PM-eBus Sewa for cities, giving priority to those that have... Read More

Prepare plan to check Himalayas' ecological destruction: Parl panel

New Delhi, Aug. 11 -- The Union environment ministry should prepare a practical and implementable action plan with clear timelines to put a check on ecologically destructive activities in the Himalaya... Read More

CBI arrests prime accused in Srijan scam

New Delhi, Aug. 11 -- The Central Bureau of Investigation on Thursday arrested the prime accused who was absconding in connection with the Rs.1,000 crore Srijan scam related to an NGO in Bhagalpur are... Read More

Congress moves privilege notice against Amit Shah

New Delhi, Aug. 11 -- The Congress on Thursday gave a notice of breach of privilege by Union home minister Amit Shah for allegedly not speaking the truth on Maharashtra farm widow Kalawati Bandurkar w... Read More

India has belief in NDA, no confidence in Oppn: Modi

New Delhi, Aug. 11 -- Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday launched a blistering attack on the Opposition in general and the Congress in particular, terming the no-confidence motion brought agains... Read More