British PM Boris Johnson self-isolating after COVID-19 contact

India, Nov. 16 -- British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is self-isolating after he came in contact with someone who tested positive for COVID-19. "Today I was notified by NHS Test and Trace that I mus... Read More

With 30,548 new COVID-19 cases, India's tally rises to 88.45 lakh

India, Nov. 16 -- With 30,548 fresh cases of the coronavirus and 435 deaths in the past 24 hours, India's tally stands at 88,45,127, while the death toll rose to 1,30,070, according to Health Ministry... Read More

Nitish Kumar takes oath as Bihar Chief Minister

India, Nov. 16 -- Janata Dal-United chief Nitish Kumar on Monday evening took oath as the Bihar chief minister. Governor Phagu Chauhan administered the oath of office to Nitish Kumar in the presence ... Read More

PM Modi unveils 'Statue of Peace' to mark 151st Birth Anniversary of Jainacharya Vijay Vallabh Surishwer Ji Maharaj

India, Nov. 16 -- Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday unveiled 'Statue of Peace' to mark the 151st Birth Anniversary celebrations of Jainacharya Shree Vijay Vallabh Surishwer Ji Maharaj, via video ... Read More

RJD to boycott swearing-in ceremony of Nitish Kumar

India, Nov. 16 -- Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Tejashwi Yadav will not attend the swearing-in ceremony of Bihar chief minister designate Nitish Kumar on Monday, the party announced. "It has been... Read More

Himachal Pradesh: Seven killed after vehicle falls in khud in Mandi

India, Nov. 16 -- Seven people were killed on Monday when a vehicle in which they were travelling fell into a khud in Mandi district of Himachal Pradesh, police said. One person was also injured in t... Read More

India summons Pakistani diplomat over ceasefire violation along Line of Control

India, Nov. 15 -- Representational Image India on Saturday summoned the Charge d'Affaires of the Pakistan High Commission and lodged a strong protest over the unprovoked ceasefire violations by Pakis... Read More

PM Modi to unveil 'Statue of Peace' in Rajasthan on November 16

India, Nov. 15 -- Prime Minister Narendra Modi will on November 16, unveil 'Statue of Peace' to mark the 151st Birth Anniversary celebrations of Jainacharya Shree Vijay Vallabh Surishwer Ji Maharaj. ... Read More

My Diwali is not complete without being with soldiers: PM Modi at Longewala Post

India, Nov. 14 -- Prime Minister Narendra Modi, continuing his tradition of spending Diwali with the armed forces, interacted and addressed the soldiers at the Indian border post of Longewala. He said... Read More

Fire breaks out at plastic manufacturing unit in Gujarat's Valsad

India, Nov. 14 -- Representational Image A massive fire broke out on Saturday at a plastic manufacturing unit in Gujarat's Valsad. Fire fighters were rushed to the spot to douse the flames. Accordi... Read More