4 of family from Punjab's Faridkot killed in road accident in Canada

India, July 12 -- Four members of a family from Faridkot were killed after a collision on Highway 3 in British Columbia province of Canada on Wednesday. The deceased were identified as Sukhwant Singh... Read More

Manusmriti row: Pradhan says no controversial text to be included in DU syllabus

India, July 12 -- Union education minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Friday assured that no controversial portion of any religious text will be included in Delhi University (DU)'s undergraduate law progra... Read More

On Paper Bag Day, here are 5 ways to recycle and make the most use of these bags

India, July 12 -- Paper bags are an often overlooked household item. Beyond being used for groceries, these environmentally friendly carriers are extremely versatile. These unassuming brown bags can b... Read More

Now, round-the-year drive to check illegal plying of buses in UP

India, July 12 -- LUCKNOW A day after the Unnao bus accident that claimed 18 lives, UP's transport department led by minister Dayashankar Singh swung into action and announced a slew of measures to pr... Read More

Unfazed by protests, UP govt firm on digital attendance for teachers

India, July 12 -- Unfazed by protests, the UP government remained firm on its stand to implement the digital attendance system for teachers in primary and upper primary schools. Chief minister Yogi Ad... Read More

Yogi surveys flood-hit areas in Shravasti and Balrampur, assures all help

India, July 12 -- Chief minister Yogi Adityanath conducted an aerial survey of the flood-affected areas in Shravasti and Balrampur districts on Thursday. During the survey, he collected details regar... Read More

Bittu meets Sitharaman, seeks special incentives for Punjab's border districts

India, July 12 -- Union minister of state for railways and food processing Ravneet Singh Bittu on Thursday met Union finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman and sought special incentives for border distri... Read More

Bishnoi's jail interviews: Need more time to complete probe, Punjab Police tells HC

India, July 12 -- The special investigation team (SIT) of Punjab Police has told the Punjab and Haryana high court that it has made "substantial progress" in the probe into two first information repor... Read More

Hawker-staff nexus weakens anti-encroachment drive in Pune

India, July 12 -- The Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) has been unable to intensify the anti-encroachment drive instructed by the minister of state (MoS) for civil aviation Murlidhar Mohol due to the ... Read More

Fed up with paying bribe to traffic cops, auto driver drank poison

India, July 12 -- A rickshaw driver from Mharal in Ulhasnagar consumed poison on Thursday, allegedly out of frustration for paying bribes to traffic policemen daily. He was admitted to an Ulhasnagar h... Read More