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Ritesh K Srivastava

A bilingual journalist with a deep interest in Indian and international politics and current affairs. Impressed with the power of social media, loves to explore what may possibly click on internet. A movie buff, avid reader & a traveller in free time!

Live: Mahatma Gandhi pioneered non-violent movements that changed history, says UN chief

NEW DELHI: The nation is commemorating the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi on Wednesday during which several programmes will be held throughout the country to pay tribute

Oct 2, 2019 - 01:36 PM IST
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Live updates: Mumbai Police urges Mumbaikars to remain alert as IMD warns of heavy rainfall

MUMBAI: Light showers were witnessed in Mumbai and its suburbs on Sunday amid Met Department's warning of "heavy to very heavy rainfall" in the city and the adjoining areas in the

Sep 8, 2019 - 04:25 PM IST
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Pakistan reiterates offer for dialogue but says 'environment in India not that of talks'

Pakistan reiterates offer for dialogue but says 'environment in India not that of talks'

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi on Saturday reiterated that Islamabad is willing to hold talks with India to resolve all issues between the two nuclear-po

Aug 31, 2019 - 01:19 PM IST
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Live updates: Rahul Gandhi not allowed to enter Srinagar

SRINAGAR: Congress leader Rahul Gandhi and other opposition leaders were on Saturday not allowed to enter Srinagar in Jammu and Kashmir.

Aug 24, 2019 - 06:03 PM IST
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Indian multinational Titagarh Firema wins bid for supply of 102 Aluminium bodied metro rail coaches

Indian multinational Titagarh Firema wins bid for supply of 102 Aluminium bodied metro rail coaches

NEW DELHI: In a big boost to PM Narendra Modi's 'Make In India' initiative, an Indian multinational firm has won an international bid from Pune Metro for the supply of 102 Aluminiu

Aug 15, 2019 - 12:12 AM IST
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Prashant Kishor meets Mamata Banerjee again, may work with TMC for 2021 assembly polls

Prashant Kishor meets Mamata Banerjee again, may work with TMC for 2021 assembly polls

KOLKATA: Poll strategist Prashant Kishor, who is credited for the recent success of YSRCP chief Jaganmohan Reddy’s victory in Andhra Pradesh and helping several other top politicia

Jun 27, 2019 - 07:42 PM IST
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ED attaches Bihar toppers scam mastermind Baccha Rai's assets worth Rs 10 crore

ED attaches Bihar toppers scam mastermind Baccha Rai's assets worth Rs 10 crore

PATNA: The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Tuesday attached assets worth Rs 10 crore belonging to Bihar toppers scam mastermind Baccha Rai.

Oct 16, 2018 - 09:17 AM IST
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Nitish back in NDA, Lalu-Congress left in lurch – what it means

Nitish Kumar, regarded as Bihar's 'Vikas Purush', is a master of political one-upmanship.

Jul 31, 2017 - 01:07 PM IST
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Ram Nath Kovind: BJP’s masterstroke or social justice for Dalits?

Ram Nath Kovind - a Dalit - is the 14th President of India and his election has several political connotations.

Jul 25, 2017 - 06:08 PM IST
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Kabul car bomb blast: All that we know so far; check first visuals of massive explosion

Kabul car bomb blast: All that we know so far; check first visuals of massive explosion

New Delhi: At least 45 were killed or wounded following a powerful car bomb explosion in the Afghan capital on Wednesday.

May 31, 2017 - 02:22 PM IST
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