PM Modi for expediting release of undertrial prisoners

Ease of justice is as important as ease of doing business, says Modi

31 Jul 2022

Kolkata: Devi Awards hail women who have made world better place

21st edition of the award ceremony saw 15 dynamic women being honoured for their path-breaking contributions to their respective professions

31 Jul 2022

India’s first monkeypox patient from Kerala recovers

As it was the first case of monkeypox in the country, tests were conducted twice at an interval of 72 hours as per the instructions of the National Institute of Virology, she said.

31 Jul 2022

HDK predicts Karnataka Assembly polls to be held by December

Former Chief Minister and JD(S) leader H D Kumaraswamy said on Saturday that the Assembly elections will be held in the state by December of this year instead of April 2023.

31 Jul 2022

Concerned over functioning of Parliament: Venkaiah Naidu

Further in his speech, Naidu described the New Education Policy (NEP) as a right step in the right direction.

31 Jul 2022

Statue of Amar Shaheed Chandrashekhar Azad will be installed in Bhopal: CM Shivraj Chouhan

A weekend Youth Panchayat was inaugurated by the Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan in state capital Bhopal on Saturday to mark the 116th birth anniversary of Chandrashekhar Azad.

24 Jul 2022

'Kangaroo courts run by media affecting health of democracy': CJI Ramana's strong remarks

Print media still has a certain degree of accountability, he said, adding that electronic media has zero accountability as what it shows vanishes into thin air.

24 Jul 2022

Daughters not liability, says Supreme Court

The observation from a bench of Justices D Y Chandrachud and A S Bopanna came after the counsel appearing for the man said that the woman is a liability.

24 Jul 2022

MPs should follow Gandhian philosophy: Ram Nath Kovind at farewell

Murmu, who was elected India’s 15th President on July 21, will assume office on July 25. Kovind’s tenure as the head of state ends tomorrow.

24 Jul 2022

Namaz video row: Right-wing men held over Lulu Mall protest

Right-wing activists have been protesting after a video showed a group of men offering namaz inside the mall, which was inaugurated last Saturday.

24 Jul 2022

Cholera toll rises to nine in Odisha’s Rayagada in fortnight after outbreak

Panic gripped villages in Kashipur block of Rayagada after cholera claimed one more life, taking the toll to nine in the district.

24 Jul 2022

Delhi Lt Governor V K Saxena lays foundation of new park at ITO

The L-G gave instructions to create a water channel flowing up to a central fountain in the park, establish an interpretation centre at the entrance and ensure ample parking space for visitors.

24 Jul 2022

Hyderabad: Mahindra University holds first convocation

He said the Indian youth have the unique ability and the opportunity of shaping the future of the modern world.

24 Jul 2022

Jagdeep Dhankhar: From confrontations with Mamata to running for Vice-President's post

The Dhankhar-Banerjee spats were so frequent, often evoking laughter and derision, at least in the TMC, that the fiery Bengal chief minister blocked him from following her on social media.

24 Jul 2022

Arpita, from whose house Rs 21 crore was seized, rose to fame in Odia cinema

Sources in the industry said Arpita juggled Odia and Bengali cinema but after 2012, she decided to shift permanently to Tollywood as offers from Ollywood dwindled.

24 Jul 2022