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PM Narendra Modi to chair meeting of Niti Aayog's fifth Governing Council; Mamata, KCR to skip

PM Narendra Modi to chair meeting of Niti Aayog's fifth Governing Council; Mamata, KCR to skip

PM Narendra Modi will chair NITI Aayog's fifth governing council meeting at the Rashtrapati Bhavan today

Jun 15, 2019, 09:40 AM IST
No merger with SP, PSP will form govt in UP alone after 2022 assembly polls: Shivpal Yadav

No merger with SP, PSP will form govt in UP alone after 2022 assembly polls: Shivpal Yadav

Putting to rest the speculation of a merger of his party (PSP) with SP, Shivpal Yadav said, "Rumours are that there will be a merger but this (revelation) should put an end to all that." 

Jun 15, 2019, 09:23 AM IST
High alert in Ayodhya after intelligence warning of terror attack

High alert in Ayodhya after intelligence warning of terror attack

In the wake of the intelligence warning, the security across the city has been beefed up and the paramilitary forces deployed here have been asked to be more vigilant.

Jun 15, 2019, 09:18 AM IST
AIIMS doctors issue 48-hour ultimatum to Mamata Banerjee govt to accept demands, warn of indefinite strike

AIIMS doctors issue 48-hour ultimatum to Mamata Banerjee govt to accept demands, warn of indefinite strike

The agitating junior doctors have put up six conditions for withdrawal of their ongoing stir.

Jun 15, 2019, 08:56 AM IST
Five policemen killed in Naxal attack in Jharkhand; CM seeks reports, DGP says search ops on

Five policemen killed in Naxal attack in Jharkhand; CM seeks reports, DGP says search ops on

Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das has sought a detailed report from DGP Jharkhand on the incident in which five policemen were shot dead in Jharkhand`s Saraikela district on Friday by Naxals,

Jun 15, 2019, 08:49 AM IST
PM Narendra Modi holds 'no formal talks' with Imran Khan in Bishkek, arrives home after SCO Summit

PM Narendra Modi holds 'no formal talks' with Imran Khan in Bishkek, arrives home after SCO Summit

After concluding his two-day visit to attend Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) Summit in Kyrgyzstan capital Bishkek, Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived home on Sunday.

Jun 15, 2019, 07:54 AM IST
Fire breaks out at pesticide factory in UP's Meerut

Fire breaks out at pesticide factory in UP's Meerut

A massive fire broke out at a pesticide factory here, officials said on Saturday.

Jun 15, 2019, 07:50 AM IST
26 children rescued from biscuit factory in Raipur

26 children rescued from biscuit factory in Raipur

Employment of a Child is prohibited in any field including domestic help. It is a cognizable criminal offence to employ a Child for any work.  

Jun 15, 2019, 07:31 AM IST
Tamil Nadu: Lord Balaji's devotee to donate golden hands worth over Rs 2 crore

Tamil Nadu: Lord Balaji's devotee to donate golden hands worth over Rs 2 crore

A devotee of Lord Balaji from Tamil Nadu, is donating jewellery worth Rs. 2.25 crores to Tirupati Balaji temple here.

Jun 15, 2019, 07:12 AM IST
Priyanka Gandhi to meet Congress workers twice a week till 2022 assembly polls in UP

Priyanka Gandhi to meet Congress workers twice a week till 2022 assembly polls in UP

With an aim to strengthen the Congress in view of the 2022 UP Assembly elections, party general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra has decided to meet ground-level workers from eastern Uttar Pradesh two

Jun 15, 2019, 07:00 AM IST
Will strengthen Congress in UP; contest 2022 polls alone: Jyotiraditya Scindia

Will strengthen Congress in UP; contest 2022 polls alone: Jyotiraditya Scindia

He said that after discussions and taking the feedback and suggestions of the candidates and the party leaders, it had emerged that hard work was required to strengthen the Congress organisational

Jun 15, 2019, 06:44 AM IST
No 'structured meeting', but PM Modi, Imran exchanged pleasantries at SCO meet, claims Pak FM

No 'structured meeting', but PM Modi, Imran exchanged pleasantries at SCO meet, claims Pak FM

The Pakistani FM, however, refused to answer whether PM Modi had approached Khan or vice versa.

Jun 15, 2019, 06:44 AM IST
As doctors refuse to end agitation, Mamata Banerjee invites them again for talks today

As doctors refuse to end agitation, Mamata Banerjee invites them again for talks today

West Bengal CM has invited the agitating doctors to meet her again on Saturday evening in order to end the logjam. 

Jun 15, 2019, 06:17 AM IST
Telangana CM KCR likely to expand cabinet after June 18

Telangana CM KCR likely to expand cabinet after June 18

A meeting of the Telangana cabinet, chaired by Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao, would be held on June 18, the state government said here Friday. "The Chief Minister will chair the state cabinet on

Jun 15, 2019, 06:08 AM IST
Terror talks, bilateral trade, security situation dominate PM Narendra Modi's two-day SCO summit

Terror talks, bilateral trade, security situation dominate PM Narendra Modi's two-day SCO summit

PM Modi also said that India and Kyrgyzstan have prepared a five-year plan to increase the bilateral trade and expand trade relationship.

Jun 15, 2019, 00:09 AM IST
India refuses to endorse China's Belt and Road Initiative at SCO summit

India refuses to endorse China's Belt and Road Initiative at SCO summit

The six countries also noted the ongoing work to implement BRI together, including the efforts to align the Eurasian Economic Union projects with those under the BRI.

Jun 14, 2019, 23:10 PM IST
Super 30 achieves commendable success rate, 18 students crack IIT-JEE Advance

Super 30 achieves commendable success rate, 18 students crack IIT-JEE Advance

Though this year the number of successful candidates was less than last year, Anand said numbers did not matter to him.

Jun 14, 2019, 22:54 PM IST
India registers strong protest at refusal of Pakistan to grant visa to 87 pilgrims

India registers strong protest at refusal of Pakistan to grant visa to 87 pilgrims

As per the Sikh religion, the event is also called Shahidi Jor Mela of Guru Arjan Dev Ji.

Jun 14, 2019, 22:47 PM IST
'Exchanged usual pleasantries': India, Pakistan deny reports of meeting between PM Modi and Imran Khan

'Exchanged usual pleasantries': India, Pakistan deny reports of meeting between PM Modi and Imran Khan

The development comes a day after both the leaders avoided each other at an informal dinner on Day 1 of SCO summit. 

Jun 14, 2019, 22:40 PM IST
Harsh Vardhan urges West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee to intervene, ensure 'amicable end' to agitation

Harsh Vardhan urges West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee to intervene, ensure 'amicable end' to agitation

In a letter to CM Banerjee, he asked her to personally intervene in resolving the current impasse and take steps to provide a secure working environment to doctors in West Bengal.

Jun 14, 2019, 22:09 PM IST