On child soldier report, Turkey accused US of hypocrisy; Pak says 'factual error

India, July 4 -- Turkey has accused the United State of "double standards and hypocrisy" after a report released by the state department highlighted Ankara was among 15 countries which use child soldi... Read More

PM Modi to interact with digital India beneficiaries today

India, July 1 -- Prime Minister Narendra Modi will on Thursday interact with the beneficiaries of Digital India programme. The interaction will happen as the government's flagship initiative completes... Read More

Tigray rebels gain more ground, US gives cautious welcome to Ethiopia ceasefire

India, June 30 -- The United States gave a cautious welcome to the unilateral ceasefire announced by Ethiopia in its war-torn Tigray region. The US sees the announcement as a potential positive develo... Read More

Bengaluru water supply to be disrupted for 2 days starting today

India, June 30 -- Bengaluru will witness disruption in water supply in several parts of the city on Wednesday and Thursday. This will happen because the Bangalore Water Supply and Sewerage Board (BWSS... Read More

US resolution recognises India's Covid-19 help, urges govt to facilitate aid

India, June 30 -- The US House on Tuesday unanimously passed a resolution recognising the devastating impact of Covid-19 in India and expressing the sense of the House of Representatives to urgently f... Read More

South Africa considers letting women have multiple husbands. Uproar follows

India, June 29 -- A proposal in South Africa to allow women to have multiple husbands has led to uproar among the conservative section of the country's society. The green paper containing the proposal... Read More

Mann Ki Baat: PM Modi spotlights record Covid-19 inoculation, urges people to shun vaccine hesitancy

India, June 27 -- Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday paid tribute to sprinter Milkha Singh as he spotlighted India's preparation for the Tokyo Olympics during his monthly radio programme Mann Ki B... Read More

President Ram Nath Kovind visits friend's house in Kanpur, brings cake for his wedding anniversary

India, June 27 -- President Ram Nath Kovind, who is in Kanpur, visited the house of his childhood friend KK Agarwal to meet him. The President is in Kanpur on a four-day visit during which he is meeti... Read More

Bihar govt asks teachers to be present in schools, violators to face action

India, June 27 -- The Bihar government has asked the teachers in state government schools to be present, Hindustan Times' sister publication Livehindustan reported. The district authorities issued ord... Read More

Encouraged by PM Modi on Mann Ki Baat, man takes Covid-19 vaccine shot

India, June 27 -- A man in Madhya Pradesh's Betul got himself and his entire family vaccinated against the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) after being encouraged by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Rajesh... Read More