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Bye-polls: BJP, Congress win two Assembly seats

New Delhi: The BJP and the Congress won two seats each, while regional outfits Rashtriya Lok Dal and Biju Janata Dal registered one victory apiece in by-polls to six Assembly seats where votes were counted on Thursday. It was a mixed bag for the BJP…

Rescue op on to bring kid out of borewell

Betul (MP): Efforts continue on war footing vis-à-vis rescuing an approximately eight-year-old boy who fell into a borewell at Mandhvi village in this district’s Athner block and got trapped at a depth of about 40 ft. The operation is being…

Pawar threatens to go to Belgaum, if violence continues

Kolhapur/Pune: "Now the time is come to take stand on disputed border issues while trying to give different turn to long pending border issue and should stop attacking within next 24 hours otherwise we will lose our patience and I will go to Belgaum"…

Karnataka CM reaches out to Maha CM on border issue

Bengaluru: Amidst rising tension between Maharashtra and Karnataka over border dispute, chief ministers of both the states had telephonic discussion and agreed to maintain law and order in their respective states, but stated that there is no change…

Melinda Gates calls on President Murmu

New Delhi: Melinda French Gates, Co-Chair and Trustee of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, called on the President Droupadi Murmu at Rashtrapati Bhavan on Tuesday. Welcoming Melinda Gates to Rashtrapati Bhavan, the President was happy to note…

G20 Presidency belongs to the entire nation: PM

New Delhi: India's G20 Presidency belongs to the entire nation and it is a unique opportunity to showcase the country's strengths to the entire world, Prime Minister Narendra Modi stated on Monday addressing an all party meet over the issue. The…

Kharge raises China issue in all-party meet on G-20

New Delhi: Congress president Mallikarjun Kharge on Monday raised a wide range of issues, including alleged Chinese incursion, terror funding, and how to deal with the fugitive at the the all-party meeting chaired by Prime Minister Narendra on India…

PM Modi chairs all party meet on G-20 Presidency

New Delhi: India's G20 Presidency belongs to the entire nation and it is a unique opportunity to showcase the country's strengths to the entire world, Prime Minister Narendra Modi stated on Monday addressing an all party meet over the issue. The…

SC says charity welcome, but can’t be for conversion

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday said that the freedom of religion doesn't include forced conversion, any charity is welcome, but it could not be for conversion purpose, while hearing a PIL seeking steps to ban forced religious conversion.…

AAP destined to sweep MCD polls: Exit polls

New Delhi: The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) is set to sweep Delhi's Municipal Corporation elections, the exit polls predicted on Monday. According to the India Today-Axis My India, the AAP is likely to get between 149-171 seats out of the 250 wards and…

PM Modi casts his vote in Ahmedabad

Ahmedabad:Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday cast his vote at the Nishan Public School, at Sabarmati Assembly constituency, Ahmedabad in the second phase of the Gujarat Assembly Election 2022 On his way, he greeted people as he walked to reach…

Kerala Assembly session begins today

Thiruvananthapuram: The 7th session of the 15th Kerala Legislative Assembly will begin from Monday. The House, which will assemble nine days from December 5 to 8 and December 12 to 15, is expected to be turbulent as the CPI(M)-led Left Government…

4 houses gutted, fireman among 2 injured in Srinagar fire

Srinagar: Leading fireman and a woman were injured during a fire incident that damaged four residential houses at Chattabal area in Srinagar on Sunday, officials said. A Fire and Emergency official said that fire broke out at Patlipora locality…

BJP hits back at Congress for comparing Modi to Bhasmasur

New Delhi: A day after Karnataka Congress leader VS Ugrappa compared Prime Minister Narendra Modi to Bhasmasura, BJP National Spokesperson Sambit Patra on Saturday compared Congress to Mahabharat's Shishupal, predicting people will give a befitting…

Govt notifies electoral bond scheme 2018

New Delhi: The government on Saturday notified the electoral bond scheme 2018. As per provisions of the Scheme, electoral bonds may be purchased by a person who is a citizen of India or incorporated or established in India, an official statement…