Centre ready to put new farm laws on hold for about 18 months: Tomar

New Delhi [India], January 20 (ANI): Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar said on Wednesday that Centre is willing to put on hold new farm laws for one to one-and-a-half More...

Budget session of Parliament: PM to chair all-party meeting on Jan 30

New Delhi, Jan 20 (PTI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi will chair an all-party meeting on January 30 during which the government will put forth its legislative agenda for the Budget More...

SBI, ICICI Bank, HDFC Bank remain systemically important banks: RBI

Mumbai, Jan 19 (PTI) The RBI on Tuesday said state-owned SBI, along with private sector lenders ICICI Bank and HDFC Bank continue to be Domestic Systemically Important Banks More...

Irked with pension grade, retired govt employee tries to set ablaze MP official

Shivpuri (MP), Jan 19 (PTI) A retired government employee on Tuesday tried to set ablaze a forest department official in anger over pension issues he was facing, police in Madhya More...

Electronic pension payment order promises ease of living for retiring officials: Jitendra Singh

New Delhi, Jan 17 (PTI) Union minister Jitendra Singh on Sunday said that the recently-introduced electronic pension payment order (e-PPO) promises ease of living for retiring More...

Bribery scam within CBI: Court sends agency’s DSP, inspector to 5 day custody

New Delhi, Jan 20 (PTI) A Delhi court on Wednesday sent a CBI’s deputy superintendent of police and an inspector, along More...

CBI books former Dy Commissioner Pulwama Mehraj Ahmed Kakroo in Roshni scam

New Delhi, Jan 19 (PTI) The CBI has booked former Deputy Commissioner of Pulwama and 12 others in connection with More...

India records 15,223 new COVID-19 cases, 151 deaths in last 24 hours

New Delhi [India], January 21 (ANI): India reported 15,223 new COVID-19 cases, taking the caseload to...

UN chief welcomes US re-engagement with WHO

United Nations, Jan 21 (PTI): UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres welcomed the United States’ stated re-engagement with...

Biden rolls back Trump policies on wall, climate, health, Muslims

WASHINGTON (Reuters): U.S. President Joe Biden signed 15 executive actions shortly after being sworn on Wednesday,...

Indian village cheers for Harris before swearing-in as US Vice President

THULASENDRAPURAM, India (AP) — People in a tiny Indian village surrounded by rice paddies flocked to a Hindu More...

Modi named Somnath Temple trust chairman; 2nd PM to hold post

Ahmedabad, Jan 18 (PTI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi was on Monday appointed the new chairman of the trust which manages the..

Kamala Harris to be sworn in as US Vice President by Justice Sotomayor at inauguration

WASHINGTON (AP) — Vice President-elect Kamala Harris will be sworn in by Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor on Wednesday, a history-making..

Trump leaves White House, says ‘It’s been a great honor’

WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump pumped his fist and waved as he departed the White House on Marine One Wednesday More...

Govt notifies over 3,500 jobs for persons with benchmark disabilities

New Delhi, Jan 15 (PTI) The government has notified 3,566 posts in the central government establishments as suitable for persons with..

Govt notifies over 3,500 jobs for persons with benchmark disabilities

New Delhi, Jan 15 (PTI) The government has notified 3,566 posts in the central government establishments as suitable for persons with..

‘Bangla Pokkho’ seeks job, education reservation for Bengalis in Bengal

Kolkata, Jan 17 (PTI) Bengali outfit ‘Bangla Pokkho’ on Sunday organised a rally in Kolkata demanding reservation for Bengalis in jobs..

4 illegally promoted information officers demoted to peon, watchman in UP

Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], January 10 (ANI): Uttar Pradesh government on Saturday demoted four additional district information officers to their parent..

SI suspended for taking Rs 5,000 as bribe: SSP

Etah, Dec 13 (PTI): A sub-inspector was suspended after a video purportedly showing him accepting Rs 5,000 as bribe from an..