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Suicide bombers being trained at Shaheen Bagh: BJP's Giriraj Singh

06 Feb 2020

Suicide bombers being trained at Shaheen Bagh: BJP's Giriraj Singh

Adding to the long list of hateful comments that Bharatiya Janata Party leaders have made about Shaheen Bagh, Union Minister Giriraj Singh on Thursday said the protest site has become a breeding ground for suicide bombers.

"Only one cure...": What minister said about Jamia, JNU protesters

23 Jan 2020

"Only one cure...": What minister said about Jamia, JNU protesters

A minister in the Central government has claimed he has the perfect "cure" for students of Jamia Millia Islamia and Jawaharlal Nehru Universities, that have been simmering with tensions for weeks now.

Maharashtra portfolio allocated: Check full list of Ministers here

05 Jan 2020

Maharashtra portfolio allocated: Check full list of Ministers here

After causing much fuss, the Uddhav Thackeray-led government in Maharashtra announced the portfolio allocation for Cabinet Ministers and Ministers of State on Sunday.

After Samajwadi Party stint, Sanjay Dutt may join BJP ally

26 Aug 2019

After Samajwadi Party stint, Sanjay Dutt may join BJP ally

Almost a decade ago, actor Sanjay Dutt took a plunge in politics by joining Samajwadi Party (SP). After this career choice didn't take off, Dutt is planning to give politics a try again, this time by joining a BJP ally.

UPSC releases schedule for this year's Civil Services Main Examination

17 Jul 2019

UPSC releases schedule for this year's Civil Services Main Examination

The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has released the time table of the Civil Services (Main) Examination, 2019 recently.

Five honest, dedicated IAS officers we should be proud of

28 Jun 2019

Five honest, dedicated IAS officers we should be proud of

The Indian Administrative Service (IAS) is the most prestigious and sought-after Civil Service of the country.

In a first, Madhya Pradesh approves law against cow vigilantism

27 Jun 2019

In a first, Madhya Pradesh approves law against cow vigilantism

Amid several alleged incidents of cow slaughter-related violence in the country, Madhya Pradesh on Wednesday became the first Indian state to approve a law against cow vigilantism.

Amit Shah rebukes minister Giriraj Singh for 'Iftar party' dig

04 Jun 2019

Amit Shah rebukes minister Giriraj Singh for 'Iftar party' dig

BJP President and Home Minister Amit Shah on Tuesday reprimanded Union Minister Giriraj Singh for taking a dig at Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and his own party member Sushil Modi over an Iftar party.

Meet Pratap Sarangi: The minister who lives in a hut

31 May 2019

Meet Pratap Sarangi: The minister who lives in a hut

On Thursday evening, Prime Minister Narendra Modi along with his Cabinet of ministers took oath at the bedecked Rashtrapati Bhavan.

'Gobar chor': Someone looted Rs. 1.25L worth cow-dung in Karnataka

06 Feb 2019

'Gobar chor': Someone looted Rs. 1.25L worth cow-dung in Karnataka

We often see cops busy finding the perpetrators of theft crimes of crores of money, jewels or other valuable items.

#CareerBytes: Here's the updated UPSC syllabus for Civil Services Examination

20 Nov 2018

#CareerBytes: Here's the updated UPSC syllabus for Civil Services Examination

The UPSC Civil Services Examination (CSE) is one of the most challenging exams and its preparation process is a demanding task.

#MakeCowGreatAgain? Uttarakhand-minister says cow exhales oxygen, should become National-mother

20 Sep 2018

#MakeCowGreatAgain? Uttarakhand-minister says cow exhales oxygen, should become National-mother

According to Rekha Arya, Minister of Animal Husbandry of Uttarakhand, cow is the only animal which not only inhales oxygen but exhales it too. To all the trees, we are sorry!

UPSC releases IFS Main exam schedule: Details here

04 Sep 2018

UPSC releases IFS Main exam schedule: Details here

The schedule for the Indian Forest Service 2018 Main examination has been released by the Union Public Service Commission (USPC).

Critical drug vanishes, pushing millions of Indian women into risk

10 Aug 2018

Critical drug vanishes, pushing millions of Indian women into risk

A few months ago, the government passed new rules restricting the manufacture and sale of oxytocin.

Maharashtra mulls giving livestock, ponds for fish farming on demand

02 Aug 2018

Maharashtra mulls giving livestock, ponds for fish farming on demand

With an aim to boost the income of farmers, the Maharashtra government is considering a proposal to provide livestock and ponds for fish farming to farmers.

Gujarat: Bavaliya quits Congress; gets 3 portfolios in BJP government

05 Jul 2018

Gujarat: Bavaliya quits Congress; gets 3 portfolios in BJP government

Senior OBC leader and former Congress legislator, Kunwarji Bavaliya, yesterday took charge as the Water Supply, Animal Husbandry, and Rural Housing Minister in Gujarat's ruling BJP government.

Maharashtra: Shiv Sena questions Fadnavis' announcement of 72,000 govt jobs

30 Mar 2018

Maharashtra: Shiv Sena questions Fadnavis' announcement of 72,000 govt jobs

The Shiv Sena on Friday took a dig at Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis over his announcement to provide government jobs to 72,000 people, asking him to make public names of those who would get these jobs.

Generated 2.53L central-government jobs in 2 years: Government in Budget-2018

06 Feb 2018

Generated 2.53L central-government jobs in 2 years: Government in Budget-2018

In Budget 2018, the government proposed various measures for generating more employment opportunities. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said they would create as many as 75 lakh jobs.

Fodder scam: Lalu sentenced to five-year jail in third case

24 Jan 2018

Fodder scam: Lalu sentenced to five-year jail in third case

RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav has been convicted in a third fodder scam case, in which former Bihar CM Jagannath Mishra has also been convicted.

Fodder Scam: Lalu Yadav sentenced to 3.5 years in prison

06 Jan 2018

Fodder Scam: Lalu Yadav sentenced to 3.5 years in prison

On January 6, the special CBI court in Ranchi sentenced former Bihar CM Lalu Yadav to 3.5 years in prison and imposed a Rs. 5L fine in connection with the fodder scam case.

Maharashtra govt to regulate river waters in state

11 May 2017

Maharashtra govt to regulate river waters in state

The Maharashtra Government is considering a proposal to regulate all river waters in the state by bringing them under the government's ambit.

UP: Officials allege corruption in SP's Kamdhenu Scheme

17 Apr 2017

UP: Officials allege corruption in SP's Kamdhenu Scheme

Anonymous sources from Uttar Pradesh's Animal Husbandry department have stated that Kamdhenu Scheme, launched under the Samajwadi Party government was riddled with corruption.