Nirmala Sitharaman says no plan to print currency notes to tide over crisis

India, July 26 -- Union finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman said on Monday that the government has no plans to print currency notes to overcome the economic crisis faced by country due to the outbreak... Read More

Supreme Court refuses to postpone CLAT 2021 scheduled to be held on July 23

India, July 20 -- The Supreme Court on Tuesday refused to postpone the Common Law Admission Test (CLAT) 2021 scheduled to be held on July 23. The court was hearing a petition filed by NGO Justice for ... Read More

Covid-19 recovery to push emissions to all-time high, says IEA

India, July 20 -- The governments across the world are spending too little on clean energy in comparison to the stimulus allocated for the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) pandemic, the International En... Read More

'Don't score brownie points': Eminent citizens slam ex-colleagues for statements

India, July 19 -- A group of over 150 eminent citizens - mostly retired government servants - has lashed out at their former colleagues for hurting the Indian democracy by making ill-considered public... Read More

2 more cases of Zika virus confirmed in Kerala; infection tally reaches 21

India, July 13 -- The number of people affected with the Zika virus in Kerala reached 21 after two more cases were confirmed on Tuesday. Both the cases are from Thiruvananthapuram suburbs, state healt... Read More

EPFO could invest part of its corpus in infrastructure sector: Report

India, July 12 -- The Employees' Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) may start investing a portion of its annual deposits in infrastructure investment trusts (InvITs), Livemint reported. The retiremen... Read More

Arrested Al-Qaeda-linked terrorists were planning to use human bombs: UP Police

India, July 12 -- The Uttar Pradesh Police arrested two operatives of the Al Qaeda-linked Ansar Ghazwatul Hind. The Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) said that the two arrested men - Minhaz Ahmed and Maseeru... Read More

'Covid infection rate decreasing to zero, situation under control': MP minister

India, July 12 -- The Madhya Pradesh government has said that the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) situation is under control in the state. The daily number of cases have been falling in the state, and ... Read More

Yogi Adityanath credits BJP victory in panchayat polls to people's faith

India, July 11 -- Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath has said that Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) win in panchayat polls reflects the people's 'unwavering faith' in the policies of the party... Read More

'Good news': Jyotiraditya Scindia announces more flights under UDAN scheme

India, July 11 -- Union civil aviation minister Jyotiraditya Scindia on Sunday announced new flights under the UDAN scheme to connect small cities with the metros. The flights utilises less used airpo... Read More