SpiceJet to launch 12 new domestic flights from October

New Delhi, Aug. 17 -- Budget passenger carrier SpiceJet on Friday said it will launch 12 new domestic flights effective from the first week of October 2019. According to the airline, all the new flig... Read More

India isolates Pakistan at UN by winning the diplomatic war

New Delhi, Aug. 17 -- On Friday morning, India secured a major diplomatic victory at the UN by reiterating its unequivocal position on Jammu and Kashmir and Pakistan being the cradle of terror. By res... Read More

Shah, Adityanath meet to discuss UP Cabinet expansion

New Delhi, Aug. 17 -- Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Friday held a meeting with Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath here to discuss the state Cabinet expansion, party sources said. Accordi... Read More

Himachal sees heavy rains, rivers in spate

Shimla, Aug. 17 -- Hills of Himachal Pradesh continued to experience moderate to heavy rainfall on Saturday, causing landslides in some areas and blocking the highways, while all the major rivers and ... Read More

No plans to privatise ordnance factories: Defence Ministry

New Delhi, Aug. 17 -- The Central government on Saturday denied reports about privatisation of ordnance factories across the country in a response to workers who have threatened to launch a 30-day str... Read More

BJP races ahead in preparing for UP by-elections

Lucknow, Aug. 17 -- Uttar Pradesh is gearing up for by-elections to 13 Assembly seats, the dates for which are likely to be announced next month. The ruling Bharatiya Janata Party is already racing a... Read More

Jaitley in critical state, several leaders visit AIIMS

New Delhi, Aug. 17 -- Former Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, who has been put on life support at the AIIMS hospital here, is in a critical condition, hospital sources said on Saturday. Jaitley has bee... Read More

Modi launches Rupay card in Bhutan, signs 9 MoUs

Thimpu, Aug. 17 -- Prime Minister Narendra Modi here on Saturday launched Rupay card in Bhutan and signed nine memorandums of understanding (MoUs), including one on the ISRO-built earth station in Thi... Read More


New Delhi, Aug. 17 -- Smt. B.K. Sokhey who was Executive Director (Finance) with NBCC, a Navratna CPSE, has been appointed as Director (Finance) of the Company by the Government of India. An order to ... Read More

Curbs, communication clampdown being lifted in Kashmir

Srinagar, Aug. 17 -- Against the forecast of a doomsday scenario, government agencies have succeeded in preventing any loss of life during the 12-day clampdown in the Kashmir Valley and have started e... Read More