Familiar Birds

Goa, Aug. 2 -- Last week the Supreme Court said that because of the time taken by the postal services there are agonising delays in releasing of accused persons even after grant of bail. Furthermore t... Read More

Bill seeking safe and economical transportation through inland waters in Rajya Sabha today

New Delhi, Aug. 2 -- The Inland Vessels Bill, 2021 for promotion of safe and economical transportation through inland waters and a Bill to further amend the Constitution (Scheduled Tribes) Order to mo... Read More

Rajya Sabha congratulates PV Sindhu for bronze medal in Olympics

New Delhi, Aug. 2 -- Rajya Sabha Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu on Monday congratulated shuttler P V Sindhu for winning the bronze medal in the women's singles category in the ongoing Tokyo Olympics. Wish... Read More

Kalyani Menon dies at 80: Here are 5 hit songs she sang for AR Rahman from films like Muthu, Alaipayuthey

India, Aug. 2 -- Popular playback singer Kalyani Menon, mother of cinematographer-filmmaker Rajeev Menon, breathed her last on Monday in a private hospital in Chennai. As per reports, she was undergoi... Read More

Tunisian police arrest two Islamist MPs opposed to President Kais Saied

France, Aug. 2 -- Two parliament members in Tunisia have been placed in provisional detention, according to a statement from an opposition party. Late last week, an independent MP, was detained after ... Read More

SC refuses to grant bail to former Catholic priest convicted in a rape case on plea of marrying victim

New Delhi, Aug. 2 -- : Supreme Court of India on Monday refused to grant interim bail to a former Catholic priest Robin Mathew convicted of raping and impregnating a minor girl. The convict was asked ... Read More

Opposition floor leaders to meet on Tuesday to discuss strategy over demands

New Delhi, Aug. 2 -- : Amid the stalemate in Parliament over the opposition's demand for a probe into Pegasus surveillance allegations and repeal of farm laws, floor leaders of opposition parties will... Read More

Supreme Court directs Paralympian's name to be included for Tokyo games

India, Aug. 2 -- The Supreme Court on Monday directed Paralympics Committee of India (PCI) to include the name of five-time Paralympian shooter Naresh Kumar Sharma in the list being recommended for th... Read More

Pegasus row: Bihar CM Nitish Kumar demands probe, JD(U) first BJP ally to do so

Patna (Bihar), Aug. 2 -- : Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and leader of Janta Dal (United) leader on Monday demanded an investigation into the Pegasus spyware scandal. "A probe should be done, ind... Read More

Rajnath Singh reaches out to Opposition in RS seeking cooperation in House

New Delhi, Aug. 2 -- : Amid repeated adjournments in the House, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh called up the Leaders of Opposition in Rajya Sabha and sought their cooperation in running the House, sou... Read More