Reject mercy plea of convicts: Maliwal

New Delhi, Dec. 6 -- On the third day of her indefinite hunger strike against the growing incidents of rape and violence against women in the country, chief of the Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) Swa... Read More

Nepal is positive about being part of State Partnership Program under Indo-Pacific Strategy, minister tells visiting US official

Kathmandu, Dec. 6 -- A government minister has positively responded to the United States' State Partnership Program under the Indo-Pacific Strategy at a time when Kathmandu has been rejecting any role... Read More

CCTV cameras, panic buttons in all Delhi buses soon, promises CM

New Delhi, Dec. 6 -- All public buses in Delhi will soon have CCTV cameras, panic buttons and a GPS-based automatic vehicle location system, chief minister Arvind Kejriwal said on Thursday. Kejriwal ... Read More

HRD ministry will redraw norms for hiring teachers

New Delhi, Dec. 6 -- The Union Human Resource Development (HRD) ministry has decided to redraw recruitment norms to the country's universities to ensure eligible candidates who have been teaching ther... Read More

To end snarls, Ashram flyover will be extended to DND Flyway: Kejriwal

New Delhi, Dec. 6 -- Chief minister Arvind Kejriwal Thursday said the flyover in south Delhi's Ashram, an area that is choked by traffic for most part of the day, will soon be extended till the Delhi-... Read More

PC slams handling of economy, BJP hits back at UPA

New Delhi, Dec. 6 -- A day after being released on bail, former finance minister P Chidambaram on Thursday called the government an "incompetent manager" of the economy and criticised Prime Minister N... Read More

TIMELINE: Orji Kalu's travails from Abia govt house to prison

Nigeria, Dec. 6 -- A former governor of Abia State, Orji Kalu, was Thursday convicted of corruption and mismanagement of N7.65 billion public funds. He was sentenced to a 12-year jail term by the Lago... Read More

Without calendar, House sessions are called at government's convenience

Kathmandu, Dec. 6 -- The winter session of federal parliament is just about to commence. But neither the Parliament Secretariat nor the government knows exactly when. The confusion largely stems from ... Read More

Congress lawmaker urges Uddhav Thackeray to ban Sanatan Sanstha

New Delhi, Dec. 6 -- : Rajya Sabha MP and Congress leader Husain Dalwai on Thursday requested Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray to impose a ban on Sanatan Sanstha for allegedly killing activ... Read More

Assam: CM Sonowal launches Anti Depredation Squads for wildlife conflict zones

Guwahati (Assam), Dec. 6 -- : Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Thursday launched Anti Depredation Squads of Forest Department which will be stationed in 15 major human-wildlife conflict dist... Read More