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India has taken up case of workers not paid end of service dues in Saudi: MEA | India News

NEW DELHI: The Indian mission in Saudi Arabia has taken up the matter of 286 Indian workers who were reportedly not paid end of service...

Resources to be in place for viable, effective Covid-19 vaccination system: Niti | India News

NEW DELHI: Niti Aayog Vice Chairman Rajiv Kumar on Thursday expressed confidence that money and resources will be in place for a viable and effective...

PM Modi to inaugurate three key projects for Gujarat on Saturday | India News

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narenda Modi will on Saturday inaugurate three key projects in Gujarat via video conferencing. The Prime Minister will launch the ‘Kisan...

PoK refugees observe Black Day in Jammu | India News

JAMMU: Hundreds of Pakistan Occupied Kashmir (PoK) refugees gathered at Vikram Chowk in the Jammu city under the banner of SOS International (an organisation of...

‘Pollution India’s top risk factor for deaths’, Air Pollution kills 1.2L infants in India in 2019 | India News

NEW DELHI: Long-term exposure to air pollution contributed to around 6.7 million deaths globally from stroke, heart attack, diabetes, lung cancer, chronic lung diseases, and...

Police invoke additional charges in TRP scam | India News

MUMBAI: The Mumbai police probing the TRP manipulation scam on Wednesday added four more penal sections against the accused in the case, including disappearance of...

Maharashtra blocks CBI from probing cases in state without its nod | India News

MUMBAI: A day after the CBI responded with speed to a request from UP police and orders from the Centre to take over a ‘TRP...

India’s contribution will be critical to fighting Covid: Vardhan | India News

NEW DELHI: India’s contribution will be critical to fighting Covid-19, especially when it comes to making vaccines for the whole world, Health minister Harsh Vardhan...

Congress-RJD alliance with CPI(ML) will revive naxalism in Bihar: Yogi Adityanath | India News

JAMUI/TARARI/PALIGANJ: The Congress-RJD combines poll pact with ultra-Left CPI(ML) in Bihar is deplorable and unfortunate as it can lead to a resurgence of naxalism in...

Air pollution contributed to 6.7 million annual deaths globally in 2019, India faced 1.67 million deaths due to dirty air, says State of Global Air report | India News

NEW DELHI: Long-term exposure to outdoor and household air pollution contributed to over 6.7 million annual deaths globally, including 1.67 million in India, from stroke,...

Works worth Rs 1,559 cr completed in Bihar out of PM s package of Rs 1.25 lakh cr: Congress | India News

PATNA: Congress general secretary Randeep Surjewala on Tuesday claimed that works worth only Rs 1,559 crore, out of the special package of Rs 1.25 lakh...

TRP scam: Cops arrest 2 more ex-staffers of Hansa Research | India News

MUMBAI: The Mumbai crime branch probing the TRP manipulation scam on Tuesday arrested two former employees of Hansa Research for their alleged role in rigging...

Don’t let negligence ruin festive happiness: PM Modi | India News

NEW DELHI: Citing a second wave of infections in other countries, PM Narendra Modi on Tuesday exhorted people not to rush to the conclusion that...

Congress says Punjab has given Centre another opportunity to rectify ‘blunder’ of farm laws | India News

NEW DELHI: The Congress on Tuesday said that Punjab has given yet another opportunity to the Prime Minister and the BJP central leadership to listen...

Nation wants to know when will Chinese troops be ‘thrown out’ of Indian territory, Rahul Gandhi tells PM | India News

WAYANAD: Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday stepped up his attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the military standoff with China in eastern Ladakh,...

Pandemic to shave off 40 pc operating profit of pvt hospitals: Report | India News

MUMBAI: The pandemic will eat up around 40 per cent of the operational profit of private hospitals this fiscal, as billing has plunged drastically due...

CAA to be implemented soon, TMC believes in divide and rule politics: Nadda | India News

SILIGURI: BJP national president J P Nadda on Monday said the execution of the Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA) has been delayed due to the Covid-19...

Positivity rate: ‘Backward’ states beat developed ones | India News

NEW DELHI: Amid the pandemic gloom, the ‘backward’ states of Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand and Assam have positive news to share. They have all brought...

‘Ingenuity’ may pave way for future aerial vehicles on Mars: Scientist | India News

MUMBAI: In April-May 2021 when the first-ever Wright Brothers moment is created in the Red Planet with the maiden flight of a softball-sized helicopter —...

Not worried about ED questioning, struggle for Article 370 will continue: Farooq Abdullah | India News

NEW DELHI: National Conference president Farooq Abdullah, who was on Monday grilled for over 6 hours by the Enforcement Directorate in connection with a multi-crore...

‘Item’ remark row: Did not insult anyone, claims Kamal Nath; BJP holds silent protest | India News

NEW DELHI: Former Madhya Pradesh chief minister Kamal Nath, who is under all-round attack for his “item” remark against state minister Imarti Devi, on Monday...

India, US expected to sign BECA deal during 2+2 dialogue this month-end | India News

NEW DELHI: Seeking to build close ties amid an ongoing conflict with China, India and the United States of America are expected to sign the...

Ram Sene coined ‘love jihad’, but first ‘case’ goes back a century | India News

When does an interfaith marriage become “love jihad”? The story depends on the teller. Pramila Sajjan from Agra insists that her daughter Sanjana was “taken...

Covid cases top 75 lakh as slowdown continues | India News

NEW DELHI: India’s Covid-19 case count went past the 75-lakh mark on Sunday, 33 days after the tally had crossed 50 lakh. India is the...

Cops: Cash went monthly from channels to TRP suspect | India News

MUMBAI: Mumbai police, which is probing allegations that Republic TV and two Marathi channels bribed households with bar-to-meters so they could inflate viewership ratings, said...