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New Governors in five states; TN BJP-chief named Telangana Governor

01 Sep 2019

New Governors in five states; TN BJP-chief named Telangana Governor

In a major reshuffle, the Center on Sunday announced the appointment of new Governors for five states, including Telangana, Kerala, Maharashtra, Rajasthan, and Himachal Pradesh.

Talks with Pakistan only on PoK, not J&K: Rajnath Singh

18 Aug 2019

Talks with Pakistan only on PoK, not J&K: Rajnath Singh

Defense Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday reiterated India's tough stand to Pakistan, asserting that bilateral talks, if any, will now focus only on Pakistan-Occupied Kashmir and not Jammu & Kashmir.

Pakistan to counter India's move to repeal Article 370

05 Aug 2019

Pakistan to counter India's move to repeal Article 370

Condemning the Modi government's move to repeal Article 370 that grants "special status" to Jammu & Kashmir, Pakistan on Monday said the "unilateral step" cannot change Kashmir's disputed status.

Leaking roof at Statue of Unity leaves tourists drenched

30 Jun 2019

Leaking roof at Statue of Unity leaves tourists drenched

After having faced much criticism over the Rs. 3,000cr splurge, the controversial Statue of Unity in Gujarat has drawn the public's ire yet again.

Sushma Swaraj swiftly vacates government residence, wins netizens' heart

29 Jun 2019

Sushma Swaraj swiftly vacates government residence, wins netizens' heart

About a month after the new Narendra Modi government was sworn in, former Minister of External Affairs Sushma Swaraj has vacated her official residence in central Delhi.

Five famous civil servants in Modi government to know about

23 May 2019

Five famous civil servants in Modi government to know about

The Indian Civil Services are a dream for lakhs of youngsters.

PM Modi responds to Time magazine's #DividerInChief cover story

18 May 2019

PM Modi responds to Time magazine's #DividerInChief cover story

The Time magazine recently described PM Narendra Modi as India's "Divider in Chief" in a controversial cover story.

#RafaleDeal: Center files fresh affidavit in Rafale review case

04 May 2019

#RafaleDeal: Center files fresh affidavit in Rafale review case

The Center has filed a fresh affidavit in the Supreme Court on Saturday against the petitions seeking review of the top court's Rafale deal verdict in December 2018.

Telangana: Husband is senior Congress leader, wife joins BJP

11 Oct 2018

Telangana: Husband is senior Congress leader, wife joins BJP

Social worker Padmini Reddy, wife of senior Congress leader of Telangana Damodar Raja Narasimha, joined BJP today.

#4YearsOfModi: Akhilesh Yadav hits out at Modi government

26 May 2018

#4YearsOfModi: Akhilesh Yadav hits out at Modi government

Samajwadi Party president Akhilesh Yadav today hit out at the Narendra Modi government, alleging that the poor, Dalits, and women suffered during the last four years.

BJP won in northeast because of PM Modi, Shah: Adityanath

03 Mar 2018

BJP won in northeast because of PM Modi, Shah: Adityanath

Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath, who campaigned in Tripura, today gave the credit for BJP's performance in the Assembly Elections to PM Narendra Modi and his policies, besides BJP President Amit Shah's electoral strategy.

KK Venugopal appointed as India's new Attorney General

30 Jun 2017

KK Venugopal appointed as India's new Attorney General

Senior lawyer KK Venugopal has been appointed as the new Attorney General of India as Mukul Rohatgi steps down from the post.

After Obama's exit, PM Modi world's most 'followed' leader

20 Jan 2017

After Obama's exit, PM Modi world's most 'followed' leader

As President Obama ends his term as the 44th President of the United States, Prime Minister Modi became the most followed leader of a state on social media.

Road projects targeted for FY17 likely to be unmet

02 Nov 2016

Road projects targeted for FY17 likely to be unmet

According to analysts, the target of awarding 25,000kms of road projects set by the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways and the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) will remain unmet in Fiscal Year '17.

JPMorgan's CEO vociferously endorses PM Modi's initiatives

16 Sep 2016

JPMorgan's CEO vociferously endorses PM Modi's initiatives

In a recent interview, Jamie Dimon, one of the world's most renowned bankers spoke very positively about India's future and credited Prime Minister Modi for making all the "right moves".

Modi Government planning to develop "economic corridors"

14 Sep 2016

Modi Government planning to develop "economic corridors"

According to sources, the government plans to build 44 highway stretches spanning 27,000 km, called "economic corridors", to improve inter-city connectivity and freight movement by reducing distance and travel time.

I-T raids AAP MLA Kartar Singh, recovers Rs.130 crore

09 Aug 2016

I-T raids AAP MLA Kartar Singh, recovers Rs.130 crore

India's Income Tax Department today raided the office of Aam Aadmi Party MLA Kartar Singh Tanwar, and uncovered unaccounted cash and investments amounting to nearly Rs.130 crore.