Interim budget will fulfil aspirations of 'Viksit Bharat', says Maharashtra Dy CM Fadnavis

Mumbai, Feb. 1 -- Maharashtra Deputy Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Thursday said that the interim budget 2024-25 presented by Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will fulfil the aspiration... Read More

Maharashtra: PM Modi to be conferred with 'Shiv Samman Award'

New Delhi, Feb. 1 -- Prime Minister Narendra Modi would be conferred with the coveted 'Shiv Samman Award' on behalf of the Royal Family of Lord Shiva. Meanwhile, Maharashtra Deputy Chief Minister Dev... Read More

Houthis fire anti-ship ballistic missile towards Gulf of Aden

Washington, Feb. 1 -- Iranian-backed Houthis on Wednesday fired an anti-ship ballistic missile towards the Gulf of Aden. The missile was successfully shot down by US Navy missile destroyer USS Carney,... Read More

Yogi govt launches National Deworming Campaign in UP

Lucknow, Feb. 1 -- Building on its track record of effectively combating diseases such as COVID, TB, and encephalitis, the Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh has launched the National Dewormi... Read More

Assam Cabinet approves new bill to develop tourism sector

Guwahati, Feb. 1 -- The Assam cabinet on Wednesday approved the Assam Tourism Development and Registration Bill 2024 to regulate the tourism sector. Assam Minister Jayanta Malla Baruah said that the ... Read More

Activists from PoK, Gilgit-Baltistan stand in solidarity with Baloch protestors

Islamabad, Feb. 1 -- The political activists from Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK) and Gilgit Baltistan (GB) have shown their solidarity with the Baloch, who have been protesting against state atrociti... Read More

UP: Devotees flock to 'Vyas Ka Tehkhana' inside Gyanvapi mosque in Varanasi post-district court order

Varanasi, Feb. 1 -- After the Varanasi Court allowed Hindus to worship inside the Gyanvapi mosque complex, devotees flocked to the 'Vyas ka Tehkhana' inside the complex in Varanasi to offer prayers. ... Read More

Amid ED's heat on Hemant Soren, his successor Champai stakes claim to form new government in Jharkhand

Ranchi, Feb. 1 -- Jharkhand Transport Minister Champai Soren, who was named as JMM legislative party leader, wrote a letter to Governor CP Radhakrishnan, staking a claim to form the new government in ... Read More

Bihar, Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh, Odisha, and West Bengal are focus states as India aims to become developed nation

New Delhi, Feb. 1 -- The central government will focus especially on five eastern states - Bihar, Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh, Odisha, and West Bengal - so that they can become the growth engine of the co... Read More

"Govt's commitment to pave way for developed India": BJP Chief Nadda commends President's address ahead of Budget 24

New Delhi, Feb. 1 -- Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) national president JP Nadda lauded President Droupadi Murmu's joint address marks ahead of the Budget Session in the Parliament and said that her spee... Read More