Bihar education minister resigns over corruption allegations

India, Nov. 19 -- Newly-appointed Bihar Education Minister Mewalal Choudhary on Thursday tendered his resignation following allegations of corruption against him. He resigned from his cabinet post, b... Read More

Madhya Pradesh government to form 'Cow Cabinet', first meeting on November 22: Shivraj Chouhan

India, Nov. 18 -- The Madhya Pradesh government has decided to form a Cow Cabinet for the protection and promotion of cattle in the state, CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan said on Wednesday. Animal Husbandry... Read More

With 38,617 new COVID-19 cases, India's tally rises to 89.12 lakh

India, Nov. 18 -- With 38,617 fresh cases of the coronavirus and 474 deaths in the past 24 hours, India's tally stands at 89,12,907, while the death toll rose to 1,30,993, according to Health Ministry... Read More

Gujarat: 9 killed in road accident in Vadodara

India, Nov. 18 -- At least nine people died and several injured after two trucks collided with each other in Gujarat's Vadodara on Wednesday morning. The mishap took place at Waghodia Crossing Highwa... Read More

PM Modi, Joe Biden discuss Covid-19, Indo-Pacific, climate change in first phone call

India, Nov. 18 -- Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday spoke to United States President-elect Joe Biden over phone and congratulated him on his win in the elections. The two leaders agreed to work... Read More

12 civilians injured in grenade attack in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama

India, Nov. 18 -- Representational Image At least twelve civilians were injured in a grenade attack in Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday. The incident took place in the Kakapora are... Read More

Jammu and Kashmir: Pakistan violates ceasefire in Poonch district

India, Nov. 18 -- Representational Image Pakistan on Wednesday violated ceasefire along the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir. Pakistani troops used small arms and mortar... Read More

BJP MP Rita Bahuguna Joshi's granddaughter succumbs to burn Injuries while bursting firecrackers

India, Nov. 17 -- BJP MP Rita Bahuguna Joshi's granddaughter who suffered burn injuries from firecrackers on the night of Diwali, succumbed to her injuries on Tuesday morning. Six-year-old Kia had su... Read More

'Congress and Gupkar Gang want to take J&K back to era of terror': Amit Shah

India, Nov. 17 -- Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Tuesday launched an attack at the Gupkar alliance, a coalition of mainstream Jammu and Kashmir political parties, calling it unholy 'gathbandhan' aga... Read More

Religious places reopen in Maharashtra

India, Nov. 16 -- Religious places in Maharashtra, which were shut since the imposition of COVID-19 lockdown in March, reopened on Monday. Devotees, visiting religious places, will have to follow str... Read More