NIC should go global: Prasad

New Delhi, Jan. 22 -- With technology helping the government transform lives, the National Informatics Centre (NIC) should extend its reach globally, electronics and IT minister Ravi Shankar Prasad sa... Read More

BJP leader resigns from RS

New Delhi, Jan. 22 -- Rajya Sabha chairman M Venkaiah Naidu has accepted the resignation of BJP leader Birender Singh, who submitted his resignation from the Upper House. Singh, who was elected from H... Read More


New Delhi, Jan. 22 -- Former President Pranab Mukherjee was the chief guest at a special event,which saw him giving away awards to politicians. Minister of state for finance and corporate affairs Anur... Read More

UP Gang rape SURVIVOR attempts self-immolation

Lucknow, Jan. 22 -- A 23-year-old woman from Deoband, Saharanpur, a gang-rape victim, attempted self-immolation outside Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath's residence in Lucknow on Tuesdayal... Read More

Maha CM transfers Mumbai metro chief Ashwini Bhide

Mumbai, Jan. 22 -- Maharashtra chief minister Uddhav Thackeray on Tuesday transferred the Mumbai Metro Rail Corporation managing director Ashwini Bhide. Bhide, who is credited with the quick implemen... Read More

Afghan student's stabbing in Goa sparks protest

PANAJI, Jan. 22 -- Protests erupted at Goa University on Tuesday after an Afghan student was allegedly stabbed by four men. The victim, Maitulla Ari, was riding a motorcycle when he was accosted by t... Read More

The churn in the NDA

New Delhi, Jan. 22 -- The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD)'s decision to not contest the Delhi assembly polls is yet another sign of the cracks in the National Democratic Alliance (NDA). To be sure, the SAD ... Read More

Why it is important to tackle coronavirus now

New Delhi, Jan. 22 -- Still smarting from criticism for failing to contain the spread of viruses such as H1N1, zika and ebola across continents within weeks, the World Health Organization (WHO) has ca... Read More


Kolkata, Jan. 22 -- The Trinamool Congress (TMC) will introduce a resolution in the state assembly on January 27 demanding the withdrawal of the amended citizenship act, Bengal's parliamentary affairs... Read More

Can't implement laws through threats: Bose

Kolkata, Jan. 22 -- BJP's West Bengal unit vice president and Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose's grand nephew Chandra K Bose has called for inclusion of Muslims within the ambit of the amended citizenship ... Read More