Assam: Sitting MLA of BJP's ally Asom Gana Parishad resigns from party

Guwahati, March 7 -- In a major setback to the BJP's ally party Asom Gana Parishad (AGP) just ahead of the assembly election in the state, one sitting MLA has resigned from the party on Saturday night... Read More

Assam assembly polls: Congress announces candidates for 40 constituencies

Guwahati, March 7 -- The Congress on Saturday night released the first list of candidates for 40 assembly constituencies in the first phase of three-phase Assam assembly polls. Assam Pradesh Congress... Read More

FDA warns against one-dose regimen for Coronavirus vaccines in US: Reports

Washington, March 7 -- Scientists at the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) are strongly against administering only single doses of the Moderna and Pfizer vaccines, as their efficacy has only been ... Read More

BJP is Bengal's preferred choice: Narendra Modi tweets after Brigade Rally in Kolkata

Kolkata, March 7 -- Indian PM Narendra Modi thanked people of West Bengal after addressing a rally at the iconic Brigade ground in Kolkata on Sunday, just days before the state votes in the first phas... Read More

Sri Lanka receives 1st batch of COVID-19 vaccines via COVAX facility

Colombo, March 7 -- Sri Lanka has received the first shipment of the COVID-19 vaccines through the international COVAX facility run by the World Health Organization (WHO), the UN body said on Sunday. ... Read More

Pakistan: Lahore-bound train derails near Rohri, 1 dead

Lahore, March 7 -- Several coaches of the Lahore-bound Karachi Express derailed between Mando Dero and Sanghi railway stations near Rohri city of Pakistan on Sunday which left at least one person dead... Read More

Afghanistan: Unknown gunmen leave policewoman wounded

Kabul, March 7 -- Unidentified gunmen shot and wounded a policewoman in southern Helmand province of Afghanistan on Sunday, media reports said. The cop's husband was killed in the incident. "Her hus... Read More

IT raids in 2 Chennai-based groups reveal over Rs 1,000 cr undisclosed income : CBDT

Chennai, March 7 -- The Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT)today said the Income Tax raids at two Chennai-based groups,including leading bullion trader in Tamil Nadu, led to the detectionof undisclos... Read More

Indian Premier League 2021 season to start on April 9

Mumbai, March 7 -- The 2021 edition of the Indian Premier League will commence in Chennai from Apr 9. The IPL Governing Council on Sunday announced the schedule for VIVO Indian Premier League 2021 to... Read More

Narendra Modi's Brigade Rally in Kolkata: PM targets Mamata Banerjee, promises to build 'Sonar Bangla'

Kolkata, March 7 -- PM Narendra Modi sharpened his attack against CM Mamata Banerjee ahead of the West Bengal Assembly polls and asked people of the state to vote for his Bharatiya Janata Party which ... Read More