Large shade-giving farmland trees have disappeared from heat-hit states: Study

New Delhi, May 20 -- At a time when the impacts of climate change are becoming severe, with most of India suffering from extreme heat, farmland trees with large crowns that provide cool shade have dis... Read More

army rescues 75 Manipur women caught in crossfire

New Delhi, May 20 -- The Army and Assam Rifles on Friday rescued 75 Meitei women under attack from Kuki militants, following a nearly two-hour long gunfight in the Wariocing area of Bishnupur district... Read More

phase 5 of elections

New Delhi, May 20 -- Over 89.5 million people will vote across six states and two Union territories in the fifth of the seven-phase Lok Sabha elections on Monday, sealing the political fate of 695 can... Read More

Sukhbir: PM making 'anti-minority' moves

Faridkot, May 20 -- In a direct attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, SAD chief Sukhbir Badal said the BJP was giving a communal angle to the Lok Sabha elections and recent speeches of the PM reflec... Read More

Under EC fire, Channi rakes up Poonch again

Jalandhar, May 20 -- Former chief minister and Congress candidate from Jalandhar Charanjit Singh Channi has once again raked up the Poonch terror attack and said perpetrators should be exposed. Chann... Read More

Punjab got 'massive' central funds in last 10 years: Jakhar

Chandigarh, May 20 -- Punjab BJP president Sunil Jakhar on Sunday said that people of the state across all spectrums benefited from "massive" funds provided by the Narendra Modi government during the ... Read More

EC notice to Hans for 'threatening' farmers

Faridkot, May 20 -- Faridkot returning officer-cum-deputy commissioner Vineet Kumar on Sunday issued notice to Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) candidate Hans Raj Hans in connection with a poll code viola... Read More

Spotlight on Faridkot as two artistes, greenhorn & turncoat take the stage

Faridkot, May 20 -- The Faridkot Lok Sabha parliamentary constituency is set for a multi-cornered contest between two prominent artistes, a greenhorn third-generation politician and a turncoat. Once ... Read More

Modi's campaign blitz to begin in Punjab with 3 mega rallies

Chandigarh, May 20 -- With 12 days to go for polling for the 13 Lok Sabha constituencies in Punjab, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will launch the campaign blitz of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) with... Read More

Will not spare those who looted Punjab's money: CM

Faridkot, May 20 -- Chief minister Bhagwant Mann on Sunday said no one can accuse him of corruption of even a single rupee. "I have not come into politics to earn money as SAD chief Sukhbir Badal who ... Read More