Congress MLAs in Tripura join Trinamool

Six Congress MLAs in Tripura join Trinamool

 Agartala, June 7 - In a major political development in Tripura, six Congress legislators on Tuesday joined the Trinamool Congress.Assembly Speaker Ramendra Chandra Debnath told reporters that he had received a letter...

Supreme Court nixes plea for 100 percent cut in water to liquor industry

New Delhi, May 24 -The Supreme Court on Tuesday declined to entertain a plea seeking 100 percent cut in supply of water to the liquor industry in Maharashtra so that millions...

Zero tolerance over Ganga pollution: Environment Minister

New Delhi, Aug 13 Union Minister of State for Environment Anil Madhav Dave on Friday spoke about "zero tolerance" for pollution in the Ganga river, adding that government policies may be...
Punjab border villages on alert after surgical strikes

Punjab border villages on alert after surgical strikes

Chandigarh, Sep 29  Villages along Punjab's border with Pakistan were put on high alert on Thursday after the Indian Army carried out surgical strikes on the LoC, official sources said.Schools in...
What is the Indus Waters Treaty and can India abrogate it?

What is the Indus Waters Treaty and can India abrogate it?

New Delhi, Sep 23 . With India saying that there have been differences over the implementation of the 1960 Indus Waters Treaty, a dispute that was referred to an international tribunal under...

597 cases against non-banking financial entities in Odisha

Bhubaneswar, May 29- The Odisha government has filed 597 cases against illegal non-banking financial entities for cheating people under various false promises of higher returns while 799 people have been arrested so...

Indian geologist seeks due recognition for Canada fossil discovery

Lucknow, July 30.  For geologist Shiv Balak Misra it's a moment of happiness wrapped with sadness. He's happy that his 1967 discovery of a fossil in Canada has been recognised by...

NGT seeks details of Rs 20,000 crore expenditure on cleaning Ganga

New Delhi, July 26.  The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Tuesday directed the National Mission for Clean Ganga (NMCG) to provide within 10 days the details of the budgetary expenditure of Rs...
Rajnath informs CMs, national leaders about 'surgical strike'

Rajnath informs CMs, national leaders about ‘surgical strike’

New Delhi, Sep 29 .  Shortly after an announcement that India carried out surgical strikes on terrorist launch pads across the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir, Union Home Minister Rajnath...

Modi performs ‘bhoomipujan’ of Shivaji statue

Mumbai, Dec 24 -  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday performed the 'bhoomipujan' for a grand statue and memorial of Chhatrapati Shivaji here during his day-long visit to Maharashtra.In a tweet, Modi...

Entertainment

Electronic music is very revolting: Muzaffar Ali

Lucknow, Feb 24. Filmmaker-fashion designer Muzaffar Ali believes he has a "global outlook to music", but the director of the classic Bollywood movie "Umrao Jaan"...

History

Ancient Roman villa uncovered near Florence

Florence, Oct 21.  Archaeologists have unearthed a luxurious ancient Roman villa complete with thermal baths and stunning mosaics near the central Italian city of Florence...