US panel seeks ban on Shah; India asks who're you

New Delhi, Dec. 11 -- The US Government panel on religious freedom has slammed the Citizenship Amendment Bill (CAB), inviting strong protest from India. The US Commission on International Religious F... Read More

Anglo-Indians' nomination to LS, Assemblies done away with

New Delhi, Dec. 11 -- Members of the SC and ST community will enjoy the benefit of reservation in the Lok Sabha and Assemblies for another 10 years, though the Government decided not to extend the sam... Read More

1.29L declared foreigners by various Assam tribunals

New Delhi, Dec. 11 -- A total of 1,29,009 people were declared foreigners by various foreigners tribunals in Assam till October this year and 1,14,225 others were declared Indian citizens, Minister of... Read More

Health Ministry rejects certain AYUSH packages in PM-JAY, RS informed

New Delhi, Dec. 11 -- The Union Ayush Ministry proposes and the Union Health Ministry disposes. This is at least what has happened in the case of Ayush Ministry's proposal to include certain Ayurvedic... Read More

BIS norms 'must' for piped drinking water, says Paswan

New Delhi, Dec. 10 -- Union Consumer Affairs Minister Ram Vilas Paswan on Monday said that the State Governments are in agreement for making the BIS standards 'mandatory' for piped drinking water to e... Read More

RS calls for steps to prevent recurrence

New Delhi, Dec. 10 -- A day after the fire tragedy in Delhi claiming lives of 43 people, the Rajya Sabha on Monday called for steps to prevent recurrence of fire accidents. Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu s... Read More

India, France joint naval patrolling soon

New Delhi, Dec. 10 -- In an effort to protect their strategic interests in the Indian Ocean region, India and France will soon launch a joint naval patrolling in the region including to check large sc... Read More

India, Australia hold talks on Defence ties

New Delhi, Dec. 10 -- India and Australia on Monday discussed the entire gamut of bilateral defence and strategic ties during the third Secretary-level 2+2 Dialogue here. The Indian delegation was led... Read More

Arms Amendment Bill 2019 passed in Lok Sabha

New Delhi, Dec. 10 -- Lok Sabha on Monday passed the Arms Amendment Bill providing maximum punishment of life imprisonment for manufacturing and carrying illegal arms. Piloted by Home Minister Amit Sh... Read More

FASTag parking fee collection now in airports

New Delhi, Dec. 10 -- After initiating National Electronic Toll Collection programme through FASTag across the country from next week, the Centre is all set to use the same mode for parking fee collec... Read More