RS faces repeated adjournments after 8 members were suspended

The Rajya Sabha was first adjourned till 10 a.m. When it resumed the opposition lawmakers who were suspended refused to leave the House and... Read more »

India’s total COVID-19 tally breached 54-lakh mark

Of the total cases, 10,10,824 are still active, 43,03,043 patients cured and discharged, whereas another 86,752 lost the battle against the viral disease. Read more »

Serious and existential challenge for opposition?

The very thought of doing away with the mighty democratic practice of Question hours through which the government is sought to be held accountable... Read more »

100-year-old woman recovered from Covid-19

Health Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma said in a tweet: "Steely resolve of 100-year-old Mai Handique is monumental. With brilliant support from doctors at MMCH,... Read more »

Number of COVID-19 cases cross 5 million in India

On July 17, India had logged 10 lakh cases, which then doubled to 20 lakh in 20 days on August 7. The country added... Read more »

Heavy rainfall creating havoc in coastal Andhra Pradesh, Yanam and Rayalaseema

A weather system in the Bay of Bengal was causing the rainfall which is expected to continue for two more days. Winds up to... Read more »

BPCL post privatisation to bear cooking gas subsidy

Private oil companies such as Reliance, Nayara Energy do not get any subsidy support from the government for cooking gas. So if these companies... Read more »

General Bipin Rawat “India faces the threat of a two-front war”

"We want peace and tranquillity across our borders. Of late, we have been seeing some aggressive actions by China but we are capable of... Read more »

Trump versus Biden: Whom would I vote for, if I could?

Whether Donald Trump gets another term or his Democratic Party challenger Joe Biden replaces him, the next occupant of the White House is going... Read more »

Paytm Mall suffers massive breach, ransom demanded

An insider is suspected to have helped the hacking group gain access to the database. Read more »

What is the reason for the sudden surge of COVID-19 cases in Delhi?

Even though health experts have denied the possibility of a second wave of Covid-19 in Delhi, many asserted that a resurgence of cases in... Read more »

Total number of COVID-19 cases climb to 33,10,234 in India

Out of the total 33,10,234 cases, 7,25,991 are active cases; 25,23,771 people have recovered from the deadly virus while a total of 60,472 have... Read more »

Building collapse in Mahad claims 4 lives, a dozen feared trapped

"Besides the four fatalities, there are a total eight injured and another 83 persons have been rescued," Read more »

NHRC seeks detailed report on starvation of five-year-old girl in UP

The NHRC has asked the Chief Secretary to respond within four weeks on the incident and also the relief and rehabilitation measures taken for... Read more »

US presidential election drives deep divisions among Indian-Americans

Reflection of Indian domestic politics is clearly visible in the current elections. Hindu-Muslim divide is an issue with the Indian-American constituency as Trump is... Read more »

Khel Ratna: Proudest moment for Vinesh Phogat

The 25-year-old is one of five athletes recommended for the nation's highest sporting honour by the National Awards Committee. Read more »

Dream11 gets title sponsorship rights for IPL 2020

"As a well-wisher of Indian sports, I wish and pray that IPL 13 is held successfully in the UAE," Verma told IANS. Read more »

Global COVID-19 cases top 21.8mn

As of Tuesday morning, the total number of cases stood at 21,814,597 and the fatalities rose to 772,782, the University's Center for Systems Science... Read more »

Malik’s criticism of BJP-led government in Goa may have led to his sudden transfer

Malik was transferred to Meghalaya, in the midst of a war of words with Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant over issues related to poor... Read more »

Shah admitted to hospital, complaining of “body ache” and “fatigue”

"He has been admitted to AIIMS for post Covid-19 care. He is comfortable and is continuing his work from the hospital," Read more »