Earth is spinning faster. Here's what scientists are saying

India, Jan. 8 -- Scientists think days are getting shorter than 24 hours because the planet is spinning faster than it has in 50 years and a full day has been taking less than normal since last year. ... Read More

Centre confirms bird flu in 6 states; unusual avian deaths in Delhi being checked

India, Jan. 8 -- Bird flu has been confirmed in Kerala, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh, Haryana and Gujarat so far, the Centre said on Friday and asked these states to contain the disease... Read More

Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi: UN-designated terrorist, 26/11 mastermind

India, Jan. 8 -- Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) operations commander Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi, one of the alleged masterminds of the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks, and was on Friday sentenced to 15 years in jail in ... Read More

Sure farmers' leaders will 'actively arrive' at a solution: Union minister Tomar

India, Jan. 6 -- Union minister Narendra Singh Tomar on Wednesday remained confident farmers unions' leaders and the Centre will be able to settle differences regarding the new farm laws, ahead of the... Read More

PM Modi to inaugurate Rewari-Madar freight corridor section tomorrow

India, Jan. 6 -- Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the 306-km New Rewari-New Madar section of the Western Dedicated Freight Corridor (WDFC) virtually on Thursday, a statement from the Prime... Read More

4 workers die after gas leak at Rourkela steel plant. Here's what we know so far

India, Jan. 6 -- Four contract workers died on Wednesday morning following the leakage of toxic gas at a plant of the Steel Authority of India Ltd (SAIL) in Odisha's Rourkela, officials said. Rourkela... Read More

Farmers continue protests a day after talks with Centre remain inconclusive

India, Jan. 5 -- Thousands of farmers, who are have been protesting at the borders of Delhi, on Tuesday continued their agitation on Tuesday as they remained firm on their demands for the repeal of th... Read More

Protesting farmers brave another cold day, rains after talks fail

India, Jan. 5 -- Thousands of farmers, who are have been protesting at the borders of Delhi, on Tuesday faced another day of severe cold and rains as they remained firm on their demands for the repeal... Read More

India reports 16,375 fresh Covid-19 cases, 201 deaths

India, Jan. 5 -- India's tally of the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) climbed to 10,356,844 after 16,375 new cases and 201 deaths were reported in the last 24 hours, according to the Union ministry of ... Read More

UP Covid-19 vaccination dry run today. Cops, Anganwadi workers among others to help

India, Jan. 5 -- Uttar Pradesh will conduct a dry run or a mock drill on Tuesday at six sites in every district to assess the preparedness for administering the vaccine against the coronavirus disease... Read More