Lucknow headquarters of Congress begins makeover for high-profile office-bearers

Sunday, 27 January 2019 16:36
The sprawling double-storeyed building is being dressed up for the new occupants as the mood turns upbeat among party loyalists. A new ‘war room’ is being constructed and a conference hall for workers to meet leaders in private is also…

Modi to dedicate Rs 16,504 cr single largest investment in Kerala

Sunday, 27 January 2019 10:50
He will lay the foundation stone of the complex which is a complete “Make in India” initiative aimed at reducing dependence on imports. The Prime Minister is also scheduled to dedicate the Mounded Storage Vessel of the Indian Oil Corporation…

Jammu-Srinagar highway to open

Sunday, 27 January 2019 10:43
“All landslide debris on the highway in Ramban district was cleared on Saturday evening. Over 80 trucks carrying essential supplies for the Kashmir Valley were allowed to move,” the traffic officials said. A landslide hit the highway in Anokhi Fall…

Breaking protocol again, Modi walks on Rajpath

Saturday, 26 January 2019 17:27
Modi has undertaken similar walks earlier too. He broke his security cover after last year’s Independence Day speech at the Red Fort when he stepped out of his car to meet school children. Donning a yellow orange headgear with a…

Karnataka providing relief, jobs for drought-hit: Governor

Saturday, 26 January 2019 17:24
“A large part of the state is facing severe drought. About 100 taluks (sub-districts) during kharif and 156 taluks of rabi seasons in 2018 have been declared drought affected,” Vala said in his Republic Day address at the Field Marshal…

West Bengal celebrates 70th R-Day

Saturday, 26 January 2019 17:22
Amidst stringent security, Tripathi inspected a guard of honour and unfurled the Indian flag as the national anthem reverberated across the arterial Indira Gandhi Sarani to kickstart a colourful parade. Units from the Army, Navy and Air Force took part…

Akhilesh welcomes Priyanka’s political debut

Saturday, 26 January 2019 09:59
Talking to reporters after hoisting the national flag at the Janeshwar Mishra Park here, he said he was happy that the Congress too was promoting new leaders. Yadav’s remarks came three days after Priyanka Gandhi’s appointment as General Secretary in-charge…

Signal-free ride between Noida, Akshardham with Mayur Vihar flyover

Saturday, 26 January 2019 09:55
The one-kilometer-long flyover, a part of Barapullah elevated road corridor under phase III extension from Mayur Vihar to Sarai Kale Khan, was built at a cost of Rs 45 crore and was inaugurated in the presence of Delhi Deputy Chief…

Moin Akhtar Qureshi case: HC seeks CBI response on businessman’s plea

Saturday, 26 January 2019 09:48
Justice Sanjeev Sachdeva asked CBI to file reply on businessman Sathish Sana Babu, who is a witness in the businessman Moin Qureshi case. Sathish has challenged the LOC issued against him saying that he is not an accused in the…

SC notice to Centre on allowing illegal migrants from Bangladesh to stay in Tripura

Saturday, 26 January 2019 09:45
The bench of Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi and Justice Sanjiv Khanna sought the response from the Centre and Tripura on a plea by Tripura People’s Front contending that the “uncontrolled influx of illegal migrants from Bangladesh into Tripura” has caused…