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

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

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

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

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

Another sex scandal hits Karnataka’s BJP government, minister resigns feigning innocence

The CD has been released at a time when the BJP is gearing up to face elections in five states/UT, and just two days... Read more »
1:50 pm

No pretenses anymore: Speak against regime and become a target

An I-T department source related to the probe told IANS, "Searches are on at the premises of Pannu, Kashyap and Bahl in Mumbai and... Read more »
1:28 pm

Protesting farmers to block Kundli-Manesar-Palwal expressway on March 6

After the meeting, farmer leader Balvir Singh Rajewal said, "March 6 will mark the 100th day of the farmers' protest on the borders of... Read more »
12:34 pm

Rahul admits emergency was a mistake

While attacking the current dispensation saying that "there is a fundamental difference between what happened during the Emergency, which 'was wrong', and what is... Read more »
12:16 pm

Pak Govt pension to designated terrorists

Pointing out that Islamabad has provided pensions to dreaded and listed terrorists out of state funds, the Indian representative said that Pakistan has the... Read more »
5:11 pm