Modi focuses on enhancing Japanese investment in India

India, May 24 -- Enhancing the participation and investments of Japanese firms in areas, ranging from energy to electric vehicles and textiles, figured in Prime Minister Narendra Modi's meetings with ... Read More

Heatwaves are here to stay. Adapt fast

India, May 24 -- Extreme heat has held large parts of South Asia in its grip since the beginning of March, removing spring from the seasonal calendar. March was the hottest in India since records bega... Read More

An auspicious start to Quad

India, May 24 -- The second in-person summit of Quad leaders on May 24 couldn't have asked for a better opening act. May 23 saw the launch of the Indo-Pacific Economic Framework (IPEF), a bloc which i... Read More

Right to health laws need political support

India, May 24 -- The last two years have exposed several shortcomings of the Indian health care system. Now, in a move welcomed by many, Rajasthan has circulated a draft right to health bill for publi... Read More

What minority tag for Hindus means for India

India, May 24 -- There is an ongoing debate on whether Hindus can claim the protection of rights guaranteed to minorities under Articles 29 and 30 of the Indian Constitution. On the face of it, this c... Read More

Indo-Pacific body will be inclusive, flexible: PM Modi

NEW DELHI, May 24 -- India will work with the United States and other partners to set up an "inclusive and flexible" Indo-Pacific Economic Framework, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Monday, as th... Read More

gyanvapi CASE: District court reserves order on petitions, hearing today

Varanasi, May 24 -- A Varanasi district court on Monday reserved its order in the in Gyanvapi-Shringar Gauri complex case transferred to it by the Supreme Court. The district court will hear the matte... Read More

Petitioner seeks permissionfor 'purification' ritual inMathura's Shahi Eidgah

AGRA, May 24 -- A petitioner in the Shri Krishna Janmasthan-Shahi Eidgah Mosque dispute submitted an application in the court of the civil judge (Mathura) on Monday, seeking permission for "purificati... Read More

Int'l Day of Yoga: AMU to host events on May 25

AGRA, May 24 -- As a part of the 100-day countdown for the 8th 'International Day of Yoga (IDY)', Aligarh Muslim University will host the events on May 25, the 27th day of the nation-wide campaign sch... Read More

Second apprenticeship mela on May 30

LUCKNOW, May 24 -- The second apprenticeship mela by the state government will be organised in all 75 nodal ITIs across the state on May 30, said Harikesh Chaurasia, special secretary of vocational ed... Read More