Richa Sharma

Migration empowers women along Indo-Nepal border

There are dozens of villages under the 12 districts of the far west region of Nepal, along Mahakali river basin bordering India, which have no men.

7 minutes ago

‘Non-Gandhian’ campaign for Haryana, Maharashtra polls ends

While Cong first family skips rallies in Maharashtra & Haryana, BJP goes all guns blazing

21 hours ago

First batch of 100 Congress cadres to be trained by December

The party’s organisation and training department is in the process of preparing a list of experts who will be invited to talk to party cadres as part of the training.

21 hours ago

BJP has failed to meet its promises in the state: Haryana Congress chief Kumari Selja

While Selja feels that there is no difference between the young and old leadership in the party, she said that Rahul Gandhi works for Congress after resigning from the post of party chief.

11 Oct 2019

Now, activists see red over green crackers as Diwali looms

Experts suggested that people should avoid them keeping in mind the toxic pollutants they emit.

09 Oct 2019

Sonia to unveil leadership changes soon in faction-ridden Congress units in three states

The names of Dalit leader Rajesh Lilothia, Sandeep Dikshit and Navjot Singh Sidhu are doing rounds as the PCC chief.

09 Oct 2019

As Rahul distances himself from Congress, rift between party's old guard and young Turks widens

With Rahul gone, both the sides are at loggerheads and the young leadership that Rahul tried to nurture has been left to fend for itself, with no support from their one-time mentor.

08 Oct 2019

Whose Bapu? BJP, Congress caught in tussle over celebration of Gandhi's 150th birth anniversary

Both the ruling and opposition parties have asked their leaders tor observing October 2 in a grand way with plans for holding padyatras, meetings in villages, and hosting programmes on Bapu.

02 Oct 2019

INTERVIEW | Depleting water reserve a challenge, says Gajendra Singh Shekhawat

A subject like water needs to be treated holistically, Union Jal Shakti Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat says, as he speaks to TNIE about the challenges in conserving water.

29 Sep 2019

Centre in a fix as Environment Ministry yet to decode single-use plastic

The United Nations defines SUPs as products that are commonly used for plastic packaging and include items intended to be used only once before they are thrown away or recycled.

27 Sep 2019

‘Abki bar Trump Sarkar’: Congress divided over PM’s backing for incumbent US President

He added that PM should have honoured that convention and it should not be seen that India is taking a partisan position.

24 Sep 2019

With uphill task for Congress in Maharashtra and Haryana, workers told to go soft on Article 370

A month left for the Maharashtra and Haryana elections, the Congress appears to be slow off the block as it was caught putting its house in order to take on the BJP in these states. 

22 Sep 2019

With Sonia's appointment as interim chief, power balance shifts again in Congress

In last one month, changes in party units reflect Sonia reposing her trust in old hands. In Jharkhand, Rahul appointee Ajoy Kumar was replaced by Rameshwar Oraon. 

18 Sep 2019

‘Social Responsibility’ policy drafted for scientist community

Scientific community and institutions in the country will soon have a social obligation to give back to society on the lines of the Corporate Social Responsibility.

17 Sep 2019

Don't be Twitter leaders, Sonia Gandhi tells Congress partymen

Shows sense of urgency for first time after huge poll defeat, asks party to go beyond social media.

13 Sep 2019