Modi has lived up to people's expectations: Shekhawat

New Delhi, June 1 -- Union Jal Shakti Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat has termed the first year of the second term of the Modi government as very successful. He said the country has chosen the right... Read More

NGT asks all staff to attend office from June 1

New Delhi, June 1 -- The National Green Tribunal (NGT), here on Sunday, asked the staff members to "physically" attend the office from June 1. In a circular, NGT Registrar General Ashu Garg said, "Th... Read More

Harsh Vardhan bats for total ban on tobacco, its products

New Delhi, June 1 -- Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on the World Tobacco Day on Sunday said the battle against tobacco was a personal fight for him and he wanted total ban on it and its products.... Read More

Centre to sell stake in certain pharma PSUs: Goyal

New Delhi, June 1 -- Commerce Minister Piyush Goyal on Sunday said that the Union government has decided to disinvest in certain pharmaceutical public sector units (PSU). During an interaction with i... Read More

Delhi's Covid death toll hits 473; cases nears 20k

New Delhi, June 1 -- Coronavirus cases in the national capital witnessed the fourth highest jump in four days with 1,295 cases reported in a day, taking the total tally to 19,844 as the death toll rea... Read More

Highest 1-day jump of 8,380 takes India corona tally to 1.82L

New Delhi, May 31 -- With the sharpest spike of 8,380 cases in a single day, India's total case count of novel coronavirus mounted to 1,82,143, Health Ministry data revealed on Sunday. Of the total c... Read More

Trump postpones G7 summit, wants to widen invitation list

Washington, May 31 -- US President Donald Trump has announced he was postponing the G7 leaders' summit, adding it was "outdated" and that he would like to invite more countries to the meeting, includi... Read More

NHAI plans to develop Model Stretches in every state

New Delhi, May 31 -- In order to exhibit the model stretches of National Highways as per norms, the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) is planning to develop 57 stretches of NH (1,735 km) acr... Read More

200 special trains to run across the country starting 1st June 2020

New Delhi, May 31 -- Ministry of Railways (MoR) after consultation with Ministry of Health & Family Welfare (MoHFW) and Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has announced that train services on Indian Railw... Read More

New method to help epidemiologists map COVID-19 spread

New York, May 31 -- Researchers have developed a method they believe will help epidemiologists predict more efficiently the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic. The study, published in the journal Physic... Read More