Gandhian P Gopinathan Nair passes away at 100

Kochi (Kerala) [India], July 6 (ANI): Freedom fighter P. Gopinathan Nair passed away at the age of 100.Nair was undergoing treatment for age-related ailments.P Gopinathan Nair was known for following Gandhian ideology in his life and was honoured…

Congress to initiate discussions for selecting joint Opposition candidate for Vice President election

New Delhi [India], July 6 (ANI): Congress is all ready to take a step forward this time to find a joint candidate of Opposition parties for the Vice President election, said sources. Yashwant Sinha is the candidate of…

VK Sasikala says she wishes to take AIADMK forward like MGR, Amma

Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], July 6 (ANI): Former AIADMK leader VK Sasikala on Tuesday said that her wish is to take the party forward, the way MGR and Amma (Jayalalitha) did while adding that Tamil Nadu needs a…

Police register case against Muslim cleric for hate speech on social media

Kochi (Kerala) [India], July 6 (ANI): Kochi cyber police registered a case against Waseem Al Hikami, who is a Muslim cleric and a native of Kondotty in Malappuram district, for hate speech through social media.FIR alleged that he…

Encounter breaks out in Hadigam area of J-K’s Kulgam

Kulgam (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], July 6 (ANI): An encounter broke out in the Hadigam area of Jammu and Kashmir's Kulgam on Wednesday, the police said."Encounter has been started at Hadigam area of Kulgam. Police and security forces…

Mahua Moitra issues clarification on Kaali row, says never backed any film, poster

New Delhi [India], July 6 (ANI): Trinamool Congress leader Mahua Moitra on Tuesday issued a clarification on her earlier statements about Kali and said that she has "never backed any film or poster or mentioned the word smoking".…

State Ranking Index for NFSA 2022: Odisha ranked No. 1 performing state in country

Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], July 6 (ANI): Odisha has been ranked as the No. 1 performing state in the country by the Government of India, in their recently published 'State Ranking Index for NFSA' 2022-creating resilient food systems to…

Scindia holds meet with airlines on aviation turbine fuel pricing

New Delhi [India], July 6 (ANI): Civil Aviation Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia on Tuesday held a detailed discussion with the advisory group of airlines on fuel pricing (ATF) in India and abroad, along with steps to mitigate the burgeoning…

Assam cabinet approves identification of five Muslim sub-groups as indigenous Assamese Muslim communities

Dispur (Assam) [India], July 6 (ANI): Assam cabinet on Tuesday approved the identification of five Assamese Muslim sub-groups, Gorias, Moriyas, Jolhas, Deshis and Syeds as indigenous Assamese Muslim communities, tweeted Assam Chief Minister Himanta Bis...

Mumbai: 2 held for making hoax call at railway station

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], July 5 (ANI): Two persons were arrested for making hoax calls about a person carrying bombs at Ambernath railway station in Mumbai, said police on Tuesday.The Kalyan Government Railway Police (GRP) made the arrests."2 pers...

Remark on Modi’s surname: Jharkhand HC nixes Rahul Gandhi’s plea

Ranchi (Jharkhand) [India], July 5 (ANI): The Jharkhand High Court rejected the petition of Congress leader Rahul Gandhi requesting it to quash the cognizance of the lower court in a matter where he allegedly made a derogatory comment…

K’nataka to be the first state to have an R & D Policy: CM Bommai

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], July 5 (ANI): After Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai chaired a meeting with the Task Force and senior officials regarding the formulation of the new policy for the research and development in the state and…

Malaysia-based Petronas Hydrogen and Continental Automotive to invest Rs32,000 cr in Karnataka

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], July 5 (ANI): The Karnataka state government signed a Memorandum of understanding (MoUs) with Malaysia-based Petronas Hydrogen and Continental Automotive Components(India) for a total investment of Rs32,000 crores in the ...

Thakur meets Mandaviya, seeks bulk drugs park for Himachal Pradesh

New Delhi [India], July 5 (ANI): Union Information and Broadcasting Minister Anurag Thakur on Tuesday met Chemical and Fertiliser, and Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya with a request to set up one of the three bulk drug parks, planned…

SASB starts Souvenir counter facility for Devotees at Baltal, Chandanwari

Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], July 5 (ANI): In addition to the online facility of providing "Prasad" with silver coins, Shri Amarnathji Shrine Board (SASB) has introduced the offline facility for making "Prasad/Silver Coins" available to the de...

IMD predicts heavy rainfall for Odisha for next five days

Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], July 5 (ANI): The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted heavy rain in Odisha for the next five days. Heavy rains are likely to lash the state of Odisha and accordingly, an alert was issued…

Maharashtra: Shiv Sena MP Rahul Shewale wants party to support NDA nominee Draupadi Murmu in Prez polls

New Delhi [India], July 5 (ANI): Shiv Sena MP Rahul Shewale on Tuesday made a strong pitch for supporting the BJP-led National Democratic Alliance's candidate Droupadi Murmu in the upcoming Presidential election. Shewale, in a letter handed over…

ICMR- VCRC develops bacteria-infected mosquitoes to control dengue strains

By Shalini BhardwajPondicherry (Puducherry)[India], July 5 (ANI): With an aim to control dengue strains, the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) and Vector Control Research Centre (VCRC) developed two mosquito colonies infected with bacteria for ...

‘Not a slip of tongue’: MoS Muraleedharan hits out at Kerala Minister’s remarks on Indian Constitution

Pathanamthitta (Kerala) [India], July 5 (ANI): Union Minister of State (MoS) for External Affairs V Muraleedharan, on Tuesday came heavily on Kerala Minister Saji Cherian for criticizing Indian Constitution and accused CPI-M leader of issuing an 'anti-...

Eknath Shinde backstabbed me, says Uddhav

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], July 5 (ANI): Days after he resigned as the Chief Minister of Maharashtra, Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray on Tuesday said Eknath Shinde, who led the rebellion with party MLAs to bring down Maha Vikas…

Confusion, chaos in Karnataka Congress as leaders battle for CM post

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], July 5 (ANI): As Karnataka gets ready for the Assembly elections next year, Congress which is hoping to return to power is in a tough spot as the party is facing factionalism with many leaders…

Shiv Sena still hopeful of rebel MLAs’ return to party, says Sanjay Raut

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], July 5 (ANI): Days after the formation of the Eknath Shinde-led government in Maharashtra, Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut on Tuesday said that the party is "still hopeful" of the rebel MLAs' returning to former…

Muslim Rashtriya Manch to accompany BJP in drive to reach people for ‘BJP phobia’ image created by Oppn

New Delhi [India], July 4 (ANI): With the BJP planning to reach out to more sections including Pasmanda Muslims as part of its efforts to expand its electoral base, the Muslim Rashtriya Manch, an affiliate of RSS, is…

Rahul Gandhi lashes out at Karnataka govt over developments in Karnataka PSI recruitment scam case

New Delhi [India], July 4 (ANI): Former Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Monday lashed out at the Karnataka government over developments in the Karnataka PSI recruitment scam case. "BJP's brazen corruption and 'sale of jobs' destroyed the dreams…

MVA alliance is stable: Maharashtra Congress incharge

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], July 4 (ANI): Refuting "rumours" that Congress was about to pull out of the Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA), Maharashtra Congress-in-charge HK Patil on Monday said that the Congress is with MVA and the three-party alliance…

Central Bureau of Direct Taxes gets new chairman

Chandigarh, June 27 The government of India has appointed IRS officer Nitin Gupta as the new Chairman of Central Bureau of Direct Taxes (CBDT) Nitin Gupta is Indian Revenue Service…

Senior IPS resigns from service, likely to join politics

Chandigarh, June 26 Basant Rath, a 2000-batch IPS officer of the J&K cadre submitted his resignation from service. Basant Rath who is holding the rank of IGP is under suspension…

One year extension for RAW Chief

New Delhi, June 24 The government of India has approved a one-year extension of the service of 1984-batch IPS officer Samant Kumar Goel as Chief Research and Analysis Wing (RAW)..

New Chief Justices appointed in 5 High Courts

New Delhi, June 19 The Center has notified the appointment of new Chief Justices in five High Courts. As reported by Live Law, the High Court where Chief Justices are…

Woman IAS officer gets inter-cadre transfer on marriage grounds

New Delhi, June 18 The Government of India has approved the inter-cadre transfer of 2015-batch Lakshmi Bhavya Tanneru of West Bengal to Tamil Nadu on the ground of marriage to…

10 Lakh people will be recruited in next 1.5 years : Modi

New Delhi, June 14 Prime Minister Narendra Modi today declared that 10 lakh people will be recruited by Centre Government in next 1.5 years. PM @narendramodi reviewed the status of…

Hyderabad honour killing: Vijay Sampla asks Telangana Govt to pay compensation to victim’s wife under SC Act

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 8 After a 25-year-old Dalit man was brutally killed in broad public view at Saroornagar in Hyderabad by his wife’s brother in a case…

CBI raids Punjab AAP MLA over Rs 40 crore bank fraud

New Delhi, May 7 The CBI is carrying out searches at premises linked to Punjab AAP MLA Jaswant Singh Gajjan Majra at three locations in Sangrur in a bank fraud…

Lakhimpur Kheri violence case: Ashish Mishra surrenders at Lakhimpur Kheri District Jail

New Delhi, April 24 Ashish Mishra, the accused in the Lakhimpur Violence case surrendered at Lakhimpur Kheri District Jail on Sunday. Last week, Supreme Court canceled the bail granted to…

2 Non-State Civil Service officers appointed IAS

The Fact News Service New Delhi, March 9 The Government of India has appointed two non-state civil service officers of Kerala to Indian Administrative Services (IAS).  

India crush Pakistan by 107 runs in ICC Women’s World Cup opener

Mount Maunganui, March 6 The Indian team thrashed arch-rivals Pakistan by 107 runs to begin their campaign in the ICC Women’s World Cup on a rousing note here on Sunday,…

One Indian student lost his life to shelling in Kharkiv: MEA

New Delhi, March 1 One Indian student has lost his life in Kharkiv this morning because of shelling in the area, said MEA in a statement. Taking to Twitter, Ministry…

2018-batch IAS officer gets inter-cadre transfer on marriage grounds

The Fact News Service New Delhi, February 27 The Government of India has transferred 2018-batch IAS officer Saumya Shama from AGMUT cadre to Maharasthra cadre on the ground of marriage…

BJP president Nadda’s Twitter account hacked; tweets on Ukraine crisis, crypto currency posted

New Delhi, February 27 Multiple tweets were posted from BJP president J P Nadda’s account on the Ukraine crisis and also on cryptocurrency issues on Sunday, in another case of…

Defence sector should tap India’s IT strength, says PM Modi

New Delhi, February 25 Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said that the defence sector should tap India’s strength in information technology while stressing that cyber security is integral to…

‘Achhe din’ is poll time deception of BJP, says Priyanka

New Delhi, February 22 The Congress national general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra today tweeted “Achhe din” is just a deception of Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP) in times of elections. “As…

4 arrested, dozen detained in Karnataka Bajrang Dal activist murder

Shivamogga, February 22 Four people have been arrested while about a dozen others detained for questioning in connection with Bajrang Dal activist Harsha’s murder in the district, as stray incidents…

Shocker to Pannu & SFJ: All apps, social media accounts linked to Sikh for Justice blocked

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 22 The Ministry of Information & Broadcasting has ordered blocking of apps, websites, and social media accounts of foreign-based “Punjab Politics TV” having close…

6 women workers charred to death, several injured after blast at firecrackers factory in Una

The Fact News Service Una, February 22 At least six workers were charred to death in a blast at a factory in Bathu industrial area of Una. Around 12 suffered…

2019-batch IAS Officer gets inter-cadre transfer on marriage grounds

The Fact News Service New Delhi, February 22 The Government of India has transferred 2019 batch officer Shahzad Alam from Himachal Pradesh cadre to AGMUT cadre on grounds of marriage…

Legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar passes away at 92

The Fact News Service Mumbai, February 6 Legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar passed away on Sunday at the age of 92 years, informed Union Minister Nitin Gadkari. “The country’s pride and…

Budget: National highway network to be expanded by 25,000 km in 2022-23

New Delhi , February 1 PM Gati Shakti Master Plan for expressways will be formulated in 2022-23 to facilitate faster movement of people and goods, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said…

Govt aid of Rs20k/acre to farmers in city who suffered crop damage

The Fact news Service Chandigarh, January 29 The Delhi cabinet on Friday approved ex gratia relief of Rs20,000 per acre to farmers who have suffered losses due to unseasonal rains…

NEET-PG counselling to begin on January 12, says Health Minister Mandaviya

New Delhi, January 9 The NEET-PG counselling will commence from January 12, Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya said on Sunday. The Supreme Court on January 7, in an interim order,…

3 State Civil Service officials of Sikkim appointed to IAS

The Fact News Service New Delhi, January 9 The Government of India has appointed three members of the State Civil Service, Sikkim to the Indian Administrative Service (IAS).

PM Modi announces to observe ‘Veer Bal Diwas’ every year on martyrdom day of Sahibzadas

The Fact News Service New Delhi, January 9 Prime Minister Narendra Modi has announced to observe ‘Veer Bal Diwas’ every year in on martyrdom day of Sahibzadas. Read his tweets…

2005 batch IFS officer appointed Director-Ministry of Steel

The Fact News Service New Delhi, January 1 The Government of India has appointed Neha Verma, 2005 batch IFS officer from Uttarakhand cadre as Director Ministry of Steel for five…

12 killed, 13 injured in stampede at Mata Vaishno Devi shrine, says J-K DGP Dilbag Singh

The Fact News Service Katra, January 1 As many as 12 people were killed and 13 others injured after a stampede occurred at Mata Vaishno Devi shrine on Saturday morning,…

Owners of banquet halls, band businesses stare at losses due to COVID-19 restrictions

The Fact News Service New Delhi, December 31 Owners of banquet halls, marriage halls, and band businesses are staring at huge financial losses after the Delhi government imposed COVID-19 restrictions…

Adani Green wins Global Sponsor of the Year award

Ahmedabad, December 28 Adani Green Energy Ltd (AGEL), the renewable energy arm of the diversified Adani Group, has won the Global Sponsor of the Year award from Project Finance International (PFI). The…

Omicron scare: Night curfew imposed in Karnataka from 10 pm to 5 am till January 7

Bengaluru, December 26 Amid fresh COVID-19 concerns, the Karnataka government on Sunday decided to impose “night curfew” for 10 days from December 28, between 10 PM to 5 AM. The…

4 killed, 11 injured in boiler blast at chemical factory in Vadodara

Vadodara, December 24 A four-year-old girl and three others were killed in a powerful blast in a boiler at a chemical factory located in Vadodara GIDC area of Gujarat on…

Maharashtra govt to issue fresh guidelines to curb crowding in view of spike in Covid cases

Mumbai, December 24 The Maharashtra government has decided to impose fresh restrictions in the state to avoid crowding in view of the rising cases of Covid, and it will issue…

Home Secretary briefs Amit Shah about Ludhiana Court blast

New Delhi, December 24 Home Secretary Ajay Kumar Bhalla on Thursday briefed Home Minister Amit Shah after speaking to officials of Punjab about the Ludhiana court blast, in which one…

Harish Rawat takes dig at Congress leadership ahead of assembly polls, says ‘my hands being tied’

Dehradun, December 22 In signs of trouble for Congress ahead of assembly polls in Uttarakhand, former Chief Minister Harish Rawat on Wednesday made a veiled attack on the Congress leadership…

‘Mere paas behen hai’, Priyanka Gandhi paraphrases ‘Deewar’ dialogue to counter critics in UP

Lucknow, December 22 Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Wednesday recalled the iconic dialogue from the Hindi film ‘Deewar’ to counter critics that her party had lost base in poll-bound…

India successfully tests ‘Pralay’ missile off Odisha coast

Balasore, December 22 India on Wednesday successfully test-fired short-range, surface to surface-guided ballistic missile ‘Pralay’ off the Odisha coast here, DRDO sources said. The solid-fuel, battlefield missile developed by Defence…

Congress appoints chief organisers of Seva Dal in five PCC/RCCs

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, December 22 Congress High Command appointed Chief Organisers of Seva Dal in five PCC/RCCs on Tuesday.

Lok Sabha passes electoral reforms Bill amid Opposition uproar over Lakhimpur Kheri violence

New Delhi, December 20 The Lok Sabha on Monday passed a Bill to link electoral roll data with Aadhaar eco system amid protest by Opposition members over the Lakhimpur Kheri…

J-K: Sikh community protest demanding action into Golden Temple incident

Srinagar, December 20 Members of the Sikh community on Sunday staged a demonstration demanding action over the attempt of sacrilege at Golden Temple. A local man said, “This is not…

UP Govt to distribute free smartphones, tablets to one crore final-year students

Lucknow, December 20 Ahead of the 2022 Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath will distribute free smartphones and tablets to about one crore final-year students in the state.…

Dr. B.S. Aulakh honoured annual conference of NZUSI at New Delhi

The Fact News Service New Delhi, December 19 Renowned Urologist and Transplant Surgeon Dr Baldev Singh Aulakh, was felicitated by urological society of India(NZ) during annual conference at New Delhi…

Services of 39 IAS officers confirmed

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, December 18 The Government of India (GoI) has confirmed the services of 39 IAS officers of the 2018 batch. The IAS officers belong to Rajasthan,…

SC allows bullock-cart race in Maharashtra

New Delhi, December 16 The Supreme Court allowed on Thursday the resumption of bullock-cart race in Maharashtra on the same conditions and regulations as mentioned in the state amendments to…

Delhi’s Ghazipur border partially reopens for traffic

New Delhi, December 16 Delhi’s Ghazipur border was partially reopened for traffic on Thursday after remaining closed for more than a year due to the farmers’ stir, police said. According…

SC allows Centre’s plea for double lane roads on Chardham highway project

New Delhi, December 14 The Supreme Court on Tuesday allowed double lane paved shoulder configuration for Chardham road project, a prestigious project of the NDA government, taking into consideration the…

Nagaland firing victims’ families refuse compensation, demand action against security personnel

Kohima, December 13 The villagers of Oting in Nagaland’s Mon district and families of the 14 people killed in the shootings by security forces refused any government compensation until the…

Two sitting MLAs join Samajwadi Party ahead of 2022 UP Assembly polls

Lucknow, December 12 Ahead of the crucial 2022 Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections, the Samajwadi Party got a shot in the arm on Sunday when two sitting MLAs, one from the…

Maintain strict vigil on Covid situation with focused district-level measures, Centre tells states

New Delhi, December 11 Drawing attention towards three states where eight districts have been reporting over 10 per cent Covid positivity rate, the Centre has asked all states and union…

Human Rights Day celebrated at Delhi Morcha

Delhi, December 11 During the victory celebrations of the Farmers Struggle ( Kisan Sangharsh) BKU ( Ekta Ugrahan ) held the Human Rights Day celebrations at the Delhi Morcha. Farmers…

After year-long protest, farmers begin journey back home

New Delhi, December 11 Several farmers, who have been protesting against the three farm laws on different borders of Delhi since November 26 last year, began returning to their home…

Police file murder case against security forces; confusion prevails over Nagaland firing death toll

Kohima, December 6 Nagaland Police on Monday lodged a murder case against the 21st Para Special Force of the Army for its alleged involvement in firing on civilians, even as…

I-T dept detects black income of Rs 100 crore after raids on Kolkata group

New Delhi, December 6 The Income Tax Department has detected unaccounted income of about Rs 100 crore after it recently raided a Kolkata-based group engaged in manufacture of TMT bars…

Shashi Tharoor not to host Sansad TV show until suspension of 12 Rajya Sabha MPs is revoked

New Delhi, December 6 Expressing solidarity with the 12 suspended Rajya Sabha MPs, senior Congress leader Shashi Tharoor on Monday said he had decided to suspend hosting of a talk…

Amit Shah likely to make statement on Nagaland incident in both Houses

New Delhi, December 6 Union Home Minister Amit Shah is likely to make a statement in both Houses of Parliament on Monday on the Nagaland incident in which 14 civilians…

What exactly is home ministry doing: Rahul Gandhi slams Centre over Nagaland incident

New Delhi, December 5 Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Sunday attacked the Centre over the killing of civilians during an anti-insurgency operation in Mon district of Nagaland, saying the government…

ED records statement of suspended Mumbai Police Commissioner Param Bir Singh

Mumbai, December 5 The Enforcement Directorate has recorded the statement of suspended Mumbai Police Commissioner Param Bir Singh in connection with its money laundering probe into alleged irregularities in the…

UP govt beat those seeking employment with sticks, remember this when BJP seeks votes: Rahul Gandhi

New Delhi, December 5 Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Sunday hit out at the Uttar Pradesh government over the reported lathi-charge by police on a group of protesters in Lucknow,…

NGT directs all Chief Secretaries of States, UTs to appear personally with status of compliance on solid waste

New Delhi, December 5 The National Green Tribunal has directed Chief Secretaries of States and Union Territories to personally appear before it with the status of compliance in respect to…

PM Modi extends greetings on Navy Day

New Delhi, December 4 Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday extended his greetings on the occasion of Navy Day and said Indian Navy personnel have always been at the forefront…

WHO team in South Africa to tackle new variant

Johannesburg, December 3 The WHO has rushed a team of experts to South Africa’s Gauteng province, the epicenter of the new Omicron variant of Covid-19, to ramp up surveillance and…

Kashmir witnessing peace, investment and tourists post Article 370 abrogation: Amit Shah

New Delhi, December 4 Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Saturday said Kashmir was witnessing peace, good business investment and influx of tourists post the abrogation of Article 370 in…

‘You want to ban industries in Pakistan’: Supreme Court to UP counsel on air pollution

New Delhi, December 3 Amid severe air pollution in Delhi, the Supreme Court has often witnessed either Centre blaming the Delhi government for not doing enough to curb pollution and…

Google delays return to office from Jan 10 amid Omicron threat

The Fact News Service New Delhi, December 3 Tech behemoth Google has delayed its plans to call employees back to office from the original target of January 10 as the…

2 international air travelers test positive for Covid; Tamil Nadu govt says tests will ascertain if Omicron variant

Chennai, December 3 Two international air travelers, including a child, who had arrived in Tamil Nadu from Singapore and the United Kingdom have tested positive for Covid and the government…

Now book your Uber ride via WhatsApp in India

New Delhi, December 2 In a global-first move, ride-hailing major Uber and Meta-owned messaging platform WhatsApp on Thursday announced that people in India can now book an Uber ride via…

Supreme Court slams Delhi govt over ‘Red Light On, Gaadi Off’ campaign

New Delhi, December 2 The Supreme Court on Thursday came down hard on the Delhi government over its ‘Red Light On, Gaadi Off’ campaign to curb vehicular pollution, saying it…

Commercial LPG gas cylinder price hiked in Delhi

New Delhi, December 1 The national oil marketing companies have increased the price of commercial 19kg LPG cylinder by Rs 100.50, taking the new price to Rs 2,101 in Delhi,…

Coal, petroleum products’ production fuel Oct core industry growth

The Fact News Service New Delhi, December 1 On a sequential basis, the Index of Eight Core Industries’ (ICI) readings for last month showed a faster rate of expansion at…

Opposition parties stage protest in Parliament complex against suspension of 12 Rajya Sabha MPs

New Delhi, December 1 Opposition parties put up a united front and staged a joint protest in front of the Gandhi statue inside the Parliament complex on Wednesday against the…

Yogi govt compensates farmers for crop loss

The Fact News Service Lucknow, December 1 The Uttar Pradesh government has released over Rs 471.77 crores in relief funds during the financial year 2021-22, to provide adequate compensation to…

NIA custody most ‘traumatic time’ of my life: Sachin Waze tells probe panel

Mumbai, November 30 Dismissed police officer Sachin Waze on Tuesday told an inquiry commission that the time he spent in the National Investigation Agency’s (NIA) custody following arrest in the…

Centre advises states to ramp up testing for early detection of cases in view of Omicron scare

New Delhi, November 30 Amid mounting concerns over the potentially more contagious coronavirus variant Omicron spreading to many countries, Union Health Secretary Rajesh Bhushan held a review meeting with states…

Lok Sabha adjourned till 2 pm amid Opposition protests

New Delhi, November 30 For the second straight day, Lok Sabha proceedings were disrupted on Tuesday and the House was adjourned till 2 pm amid Opposition protests over various issues.…

Govt to review decision on restarting international flights, SOP for incoming passengers

New Delhi, November 28 The government on Sunday decided to review the decision on resuming scheduled commercial international passenger services as well SOP on testing and surveillance of incoming passengers,…