'Even Congress doesn't take him seriously': Narendra Singh Tomar takes jibe at Rahul Gandhi

India, Dec. 24 -- Union agriculture minister Narendra Singh Tomar on Thursday met a delegation of farmers from Uttar Pradesh's Baghpat. Interacting with the media after the meeting, Tomar claimed that... Read More

Delhi records 871 new Covid-19 cases as recoveries cross 600,000

India, Dec. 23 -- The daily number of cases of the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) in Delhi fell further on Wednesday, as the national capital logged 871 new infections in the previous 24 hours, accord... Read More

'Reflects people's faith in democracy': Amit Shah on Jammu and Kashmir DDC elections

India, Dec. 23 -- Union home minister Amit Shah on Wednesday congratulated the people of Jammu and Kashmir for "such great turnout" in the maiden district development council (DDC) elections. Shah als... Read More

'Whatever they want to add and subtract.': Agriculture minister Tomar says hopeful farmers' unions will discuss Centre's request

India, Dec. 23 -- On a day when protests against the Centre's three agricultural laws entered day 28, Union agriculture minister Narendra Singh Tomar on Wednesday yet again expressed hope for a soluti... Read More

Farm law protests: Farmers to decide on Centre's invitation for sixth round of talks on Wednesday | 10 points

India, Dec. 22 -- Protests against the Centre's three contentious agricultural laws entered day 27 on Tuesday. The deadlock between the government and farmers' unions continues as the former has repea... Read More

Deeply honoured, says PM Modi on Legion of Merit award

India, Dec. 22 -- Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who was conferred the Legion of Merit medal by US President Donald Trump, on Tuesday tweeted that "I am deeply honoured," adding that the honour recogni... Read More

'Way to trick farmers': Kisan Mazdoor Sangharsh Committee on Centre's invitation for next round of talks

India, Dec. 22 -- Two days after the Centre wrote to farmers' unions protesting against the three agricultural laws inviting them for the next round of talks at a date of their choice, the protesting ... Read More

Jammu and Kashmir DDC election results: Independents dominate in Srinagar, win 7 out of 14 seats

India, Dec. 22 -- Counting of votes for the eight-phased district development council (DDC) elections in Jammu and Kashmir began at 9 am on Tuesday and is currently underway. Later in the day, Srinaga... Read More

DDC election results on Tuesday; counting to begin at 9 am, says election commissioner

India, Dec. 21 -- With counting of votes for Jammu and Kashmir's eight-phase district development council (DDC) elections scheduled to take place on Tuesday, election commissioner KK Sharma on Monday ... Read More

Flights from UK banned, Vistara offers 'one-time free-of-charge' rescheduling of booking

India, Dec. 21 -- After the government on Monday temporarily banned flights from the United Kingdom over the new coronavirus strain, Vistara in a statement said it will enable one-time free-of-charge ... Read More