6 states showing steep rise in daily new Covid cases

In the last 24 hours, the states collectively accounted for 84.7 per cent of the 18,711 fresh cases, Read more »
1:35 pm

Mystery over Hiren’s death deepens

Hiren, 48, came into the limelight after his stolen SUV, a Scorpio was abandoned near Antilia, the home of industrialist and Reliance Industries Ltd... Read more »
1:23 pm

No rape case in consensual relationship if promise to marry not false at inception

The woman's counsels, citing the High Court judgment, submitted the victim's complaint on the basis of which the FIR was registered indicate the accused... Read more »
9:04 pm

Congress dubs ‘100 days of BJP’s arrogance’ as black chapter in India’s democracy

"100 days of the struggle of the farmers, of the battle of rights. Respect for the annadatas (farmers), (Mahatma) Gandhiji, Sardar (Vallabhbhai) Patelji, (Jawaharlal)... Read more »
6:45 pm

Blockade by farmers to mark the 100th day of protests ends peaceful

During the five long hours, farmers registered their protest by raising slogans against the government and holding black placards. They also sang Haryanvi folk... Read more »
6:02 pm

Farmers ‘Ready for talks but will not accept the 3 contentious laws with modifications or otherwise’

"This is a symbolic protest. It will become bigger... We are ready for talks if government invites us (farmer leaders). But our demand is... Read more »
4:59 pm

Pakistan PM Imran secures vote of confidence

While announcing the result, Speaker Asad Qaiser said that Khan had been elected to the post of Prime Minister in 2018 with 176 votes,... Read more »
3:55 pm

Tens of thousands of farmers protest agriculture laws with blockades across India

Blockades were set up at more than 10,000 sites across India today, according to Avik Saha, a secretary of the All India Kisan Sangharsh... Read more »
12:53 pm

Is Govt planning Rs 8 per litre cut in duty on petrol and diesel?

In the month of February itself, the pump prices of the two auto fuels have increased 14 times taking up petrol prices by Rs... Read more »
12:37 pm

Nepal Government In Crisis: PM Oli Faces No-confidence Motion From His Own

"If Oli does not resign from the post, the coming days will be difficult for him. We demanded his resignation as soon as the... Read more »
7:39 pm

Embarrassment to Myanmar’s military junta as UN envoy steps down

The development came a day after Kyaw Moe Tun took the UN by storm when he pleaded with the General Assembly for help restore... Read more »
1:19 pm

Farmers stop milk supply, agitation reaches ground level

"I have been running a dairy in my village for the past six or seven years and farmers usually supply milk to me.... Read more »
12:38 pm

US closely following follow developments in J&K

"We have continued to follow very closely developments in Jammu and Kashmir. Our policy towards the region has not changed." Read more »
12:13 pm

A caller on a BBC show used derogatory remarks against PM Modi and his mother

The incident happened on March 1 during BBC Asian Network's 'Big Debate'. Much of the discussion centred around the racial discrimination faced by the... Read more »
12:47 pm

Digvijaya Singh to spearhead farmers’ agitation in MP

The former CM will be holding the first kisan chaupal in Ratlam's Renmahu Chowpatty on Wednesday night. Subsequently, on Thursday 'kisan mahapanchayats' will be... Read more »
12:00 pm

Biden issues high alert about growing dangers to the international system from China

The Interim National Security Guidance he released on Wednesday singled out China as the only "competitor" capable of mounting a sustained challenge with its... Read more »
11:47 am

Myanmar’s campaign against journalists: 6 scribes, including AP photographer charged

A senior Myanmar Editor told this writer on condition of strict anonymity that the arrests were aimed at " creating a climate of fear... Read more »
9:45 am

Washington On High Alert Following QAnon’s March 4 Attack Threat

Capitol Police said in a statement that it has obtained intelligence about the plot planned by an "identified militia group" and already made "significant... Read more »
9:36 am

BJP attempts communalization over cross, police show it the door

"Sita's footmarks are not there. There is a small idol of Narasimha Swamy which is on the other side of the hillock," Read more »
5:43 pm

Cong admitted 1975 Emergency ‘error’, now BJP’s turn to do so…

"Now, will Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the BJP also admit that the 2002 Gujarat riots were a blunder and own up their responsibility?"... Read more »
5:34 pm