Won't roll back CAA at any cost, says Shah

Lucknow, Jan. 22 -- Union home minister Amit Shah said on Tuesday that the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) will not be rolled back "at any cost", as he dared the opposition for a debate on the legisla... Read More

eight Indian tourists die at Nepal resort

Kathmandu, Jan. 22 -- Tragedy struck a group of 15 tourists from Kerala in Nepal when eight of them, including four minors, died after they fell unconscious probably due to a gas leak from a heater in... Read More

Soldier, cop killedin J&K encounter

Srinagar, Jan. 22 -- An Army jawan and a policeman have been killed in an encounter with militants in south Kahsmir's Pulwama district on Tuesday, a day after three Hizb militants were killed in neigh... Read More

Indian medicos asked to avoid Wuhan hospital

Beijing, Jan. 22 -- Indian students completing their medical internships in the central Chinese city of Wuhan have been advised to stay away from their hospital residencies following the outbreak of a... Read More

Examine powers of Speaker, top court tells Parliament

NEW DELHI, Jan. 22 -- The wisdom of the Parliament to entrust the Speaker - of state assembly or the Parliament -- with the duty to decide disqualification petitions against lawmakers on the ground of... Read More

Cabinet clears salary dues for university and college teachers

PATNA, Jan. 22 -- Cabinet on Tuesday gave its nod for payment of salary arrears of university and college teachers, arising out of the implementation of Seventh Pay Commission, from the state excheque... Read More

Fresh round of desertions stares at Congress in Bihar

PATNA, Jan. 22 -- Yet another round of desertions stares at the Bihar Congress ahead of 2020 assembly polls, if participation of senior party leaders in the Nitish Kumar government-sponsored human cha... Read More

Expand reach of Ayushman Bharat scheme: CM to officials

PATNA, Jan. 22 -- Chief minister (CM) Nitish Kumar on Tuesday directed health department officials to expedite the issuance of health cards and increase participation of private hospitals to ensure th... Read More

Bullet-riddled body of minor boy found

PATNA, Jan. 22 -- Bullet-riddled body of a minor boy was found near Digha canal under same police station in the state capital late on Monday night, police said. Following the incident, locals on Tue... Read More

Sacked for talking on mobile phone, AIIMS staffer moves rights panel

PATNA, Jan. 22 -- Prolonged conversation on cellphone during duty hours has cost an outsourced woman employee at AIIMS-Patna her job. The woman, who used to work as data entry operator and removed fr... Read More