As many as 15 bodies have been recovered and at least 9 others are still missing as the rescue and search operations continued for the second successive day today in Maharashtras Ratnagiri, days after a breach at the Tiware dam washed away seven houses located nearby. The breach in the dam occurred at around 10 […]

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With the recovery of five more bodies, the death toll in the boat capsize tragedy in Sangli district has gone up to 17, even as over four lakh people have so far been been evacuated from flood-affected parts of Maharashtra, officials said on Sunday. More than five lakh cusec of water is being discharged from […]

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Jamyang Tsering Namgyal, the BJP MP from Ladakh who shot to fame after his impassioned speech on Article 370 in Parliament, feels the region did not get due importance in defence policies under the Congress rule and that was why China has captured its area up to the Demchok sector. The first-time parliamentarian also claimed […]

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The Indian Navy has rescued over 14,000 people from flood-affected areas of Maharashtra, Goa and Karnataka in last seven days, a senior official said on Tuesday. Under the operation Varsha Rahat, 41 Navy teams were deployed in difficult terrains and weather conditions of the three states where they used advanced light helicopters and also boats […]

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Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan will forcefully raise the Kashmir issue before the international community during his address to the UN General Assembly next month in New York, Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi said on Wednesday. Talking to reporters in Islamabad, Qureshi said Prime Minister Khan will also hold bilateral meetings and attend other events […]

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The history of the Rashtriya Swyamsevak Sangh (RSS) and its role in the nation-building have found their way to the syllabus of BA (History) at a Nagpur based university. Satish Chafle, a member of the Board of Studies, Rashtrasant Tukadoji Maharaj Nagpur University, said that a chapter on the RSS history and its contribution in […]

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Karnataka floor test: The political drama in Karnataka refuses to end with House being abruptly adjourned till Friday 11 am amid ruckus during the discussion over the motion of confidence moved by Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy. The BJP, earlier in the day, had even approached the Governor who asked the Speaker to complete the process […]

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CPI(M) general secretary Sitaram Yechury on Friday attacked the BJP-led government at the Centre, saying indicators show that the economy has ground to a halt. He also said an economy cannot be delinked from society, politics and governance, and alleged that the ruling party actively promotes social disharmony. Reacting to news reports claiming a slump […]

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Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today filed nomination papers for the bypolls to Rajya Sabha from Rajasthan on Tuesday. Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot, deputy CM and Rajasthan Congress president Sachin Pilot, AICC general secretary in-charge of Rajasthan Avinash Pande, state Parliamentary Affairs Minister Shanti Dhariwal, chief whip Mahesh Joshi, state Health Minister Raghu Sharma […]

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The Supreme Court on Monday granted two more weeks time to the CBI to complete the ongoing investigation in a road accident case in which the Unnao rape survivor and her lawyer have sustained critical injuries. A bench comprising Justices Deepak Gupta and Aniruddha Bose extended the time for completing the probe after the CBI […]

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