Why farmers are opposing 'pro-farmer' reforms

India, Sept. 19 -- In May this year, the government announced important reforms in agricultural markets. These included deregulation of farm foods from the Essential Commodities Act (ECA). Farmers wer... Read More

Demand to include Bhojpuri in 8th Schedule raised in RS

New Delhi, Sept. 19 -- BJP Member Neerak Shekhar on Saturday demanded that the Government include Bhojpuri language in the eighth schedule of the Constitution. While raising his demand during Zero H... Read More

A Calmer You, by Sonal Kalra: Throw away these 5 things. Right now!

New Delhi,, Sept. 19 -- Haylo, good people. If you detected a hint of threat in the headline, let me explain that it is not. Just a hint, I mean. It is a full blown warning because I've had enough of ... Read More

Farm Bills undermine three pillars of India's food security system: Chidambaram

New Delhi, Sept. 19 -- The Congress continued its attack on the farm sector Bill passed by the Lok Sabha on Thursday with senior party leader and former Finance Minister P Chidambaram saying that the ... Read More

Body of former BJP leader found from Ganga in Varanasi

Varanasi, Sept. 19 -- The body of Ajay Kumar Maurya, former regional vice-president of BJP's Kisan Morcha, who was admitted to Banaras Hindu University (BHU) hospital for cancer treatment, was found f... Read More

Rajya Sabha passes Epidemic Diseases Amendment Bill, 2020

New Delhi, Sept. 19 -- The Rajya Sabha on Saturday passed the Epidemic Diseases Amendment Bill, 2020 by a voice vote. The Bill was brought to prevent offences against healthcare professionals. Durin... Read More

Punjab's farmer leaders to burn copies of farm bills tomorrow

India, Sept. 19 -- Representatives of 30 Left-backed and other farmer rights organisations on Saturday announced that they will burn copies of the three farm bills passed by the Lok Sabha in Punjab on... Read More

TRS to vote against Agriculture Marketing reforms bills in Rajya Sabha

Hyderabad, Sept. 19 -- Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) will oppose and vote against the Agriculture marketing reforms bills expected to be introduced in Rajya Sabha on Monday. TRS Supremo and Chief M... Read More

Get regular checkups done to avoid corona infection: Naidu

New Delhi, Sept. 19 -- Rajya Sabha Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu on Saturday urged all the members to keep Corona at bay by taking a balanced diet and boosting their immunity by resorting to old home reme... Read More

BJP workers injured after helium balloons explode during PM Modi's birthday celebrations in Chennai

Chennai (Tamil Nadu), Sept. 19 -- : Over 30 Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) workers sustained minor injuries after helium balloons exploded during Prime Minister Narendra Modi's birthday celebrations in ... Read More