World population to reach 9.7 billion in 2050, may peak at 11 billion by 2100

New Delhi, June 23 -- The World Population Prospects 2019: Highlights, which is published by the Population Division of the UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs, provides a comprehensive overv... Read More

ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: India beat Afghanistan by 11 runs

New Delhi, June 23 -- India beat Afghanistan by 11 runs in a close fought match in the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 at Southampton on Saturday. India played first and scored 224 runs for the loss of 8 ... Read More

Jammu and Kashmir: Four terrorists killed in Shopian encounter

New Delhi, June 23 -- Four terrorists were killed on Sunday morning in an encounter with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian district. Security forces launched a cordon and search operatio... Read More

India rejects US report on religious freedom, says 'committed to tolerance'

New Delhi, June 23 -- India on Sunday rejected a US State Department religious freedom report, that stated mob attacks against the minority communities continued in India throughout the year. Reacting... Read More

Rajasthan: 14 Dead, several injured after 'Pandaal' collapses in Barmer

New Delhi, June 23 -- At least 14 people were killed and several others injured on Sunday after a pandaal collapsed in Barmer district of Rajasthan. The incident happened when several people were gat... Read More

Printing process for Budget 2019-20 documents commences with Halwa Ceremony

New Delhi, June 22 -- Halwa ceremony marking the commencement of Budget printing process for the General Budget 2019-20 was held in North Block in the national capital on Saturday afternoon in the aug... Read More

Uttar Pradesh: Goa CM Pramod Sawant, Union minister Smriti Irani visit Amethi

New Delhi, June 22 -- Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant and Union minister Smriti Irani on Saturday visited Barolia village in Amethi to meet the family members of BJP worker Surendra Singh, who was ki... Read More

Union Ministers Dr Harsh Vardhan, Raj Kumar Singh call on Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu

New Delhi, June 22 -- Union Ministers Dr Harsh Vardhan and Raj Kumar Singh on Saturday called on Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu. Dr Harsh Vardhan briefed Naidu about the various initiatives of Heal... Read More

Jammu and Kashmir: One terrorist killed in encounter in Baramulla

New Delhi, June 22 -- A terrorist was killed on Saturday in an encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla district. The gunfight broke out between the security forces and terrorists in Boniyar area o... Read More

PM Modi to visit Japan on June 28 to attend G20 summit

New Delhi, June 22 -- Prime Minister Narendra Modi, will attend the 14th G20 Summit in Osaka, Japan, from 28-29 June 2019. Moreover, the summit will be attended by Heads of State/Government of 18 Mem... Read More