National, state issues to play out in tandem in Arunachal, Sikkim

Guwahati/Siliguri, March 18 -- The northeastern states of Arunachal Pradesh and Sikkim will vote for their respective assemblies and Lok Sabha simultaneously, in a single phase, on April 19, the Elect... Read More

65k paramilitary personnel tobe sent to Bengal for LS polls

New Delhi, March 18 -- The Centre will send nearly 65,000 personnel from paramilitary forces to West Bengal for security arrangements during the Lok Sabha elections, making it the largest deployment a... Read More

TN GUv refuses to swear in MLA Ponmudi as min

Chennai, March 18 -- Tamil Nadu governor RN Ravi on Sunday refused to swear in K Ponmudi as minister in MK Stalin-led Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) cabinet, an official aware of the matter said on S... Read More

Influencers may soon be booked for gambling ads

New Delhi, March 18 -- Social media influencers could face action for endorsing online gambling amid growing instances, the country's consumer protection watchdog has stated in an advisory to online p... Read More

Not aware who donated Rs.10 crore, JD(U) tells EC

New Delhi, March 18 -- The Janata Dal (United) or JD(U) told the Election Commission that it was not aware of the identity of the donor or donors that gave electoral bonds worth Rs.10 crore to the par... Read More

ED summons Kejriwal in 2 separate cases

New Delhi, March 18 -- The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has issued summons to Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal in connection with its probe in two separate cases - the Delhi excise policy 2021-22,... Read More

Wings of change: Indian butterflies get Hindi identities

LUCKNOW, March 18 -- : For most people, a butterfly is just a pretty creature flitting about in their gardens, for they are unaware of its scientific or English name. But those who recognise them by s... Read More

49 LU students clear GATE

Lucknow, March 18 -- As many as 49 students of the Lucknow University successfully cleared Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) examination, an official said. Among those who cleared the test... Read More

Tradition blends with reforms amid great fun and vivacity

Agra, March 18 -- Holi, the spring festival of colours, is celebrated across India for a day, but in Krishnaland (Braj) the festivities last for 40 days, beginning on Basant Panchami. And the energy p... Read More

2 BRS MPs, MLA join Congress in Telangana

Hyderabad, March 18 -- The Bharat Rashtra Samithi (BRS) suffered a massive jolt on Sunday when two of its MPs - Pasunuri Dayakar from Warangal and G Ranjith Reddy from Chevella - and Khairatabad MLA D... Read More