Now UP’s deputy CM says ‘live telecast’ began during Mahabharata

In the latest linking of modern practices to ancient times, Uttar Pradesh deputy chief minister Dinesh Sharma claimed Wednesday that ‘live telecast’ and journalism began during the Mahabharata. Speaking... Read more »

Defence procurement scam: ‘Self-proclaimed chowkidar’ must take immediate action, tweets Rahul Gandhi

Congress president Rahul Gandhi Thursday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to take immediate action against officials in the Defence Ministry who allegedly received kickbacks to the tune of Rs... Read more »

BJP’s single largest party tag at risk after bypoll loss in two Lok Sabha seats

A string of defeats in bypolls held for several Parliamentary seats this year has seen the BJP slip precariously close to the halfway mark in Lok Sabha, putting its... Read more »

India, Indonesia strongly condemn cross-border terrorism

Jakarta, May 30 India and Indonesia today strongly condemned terrorism in all its forms and manifestations including cross-border terrorism and urged all countries to work towards disrupting terrorist networks... Read more »

Armed forces a rare breed of human beings: President Kovind

New Delhi, May 30 President Ram Nath Kovind described on Wednesday the armed forces as a “rare breed of human beings” and said they are a symbol of excellence... Read more »

India likely to receive normal monsoon, except in east and northeast: IMD

New Delhi, May 30 The entire country is likely to get normal monsoon this year, except the east and northeast India, which is likely to witness “below normal” rainfall,... Read more »

PM Modi leaves for Indonesia, to hold talks with world leaders

New Delhi, May 29 Prime Minister Narendra Modi left on Tuesday for Indonesia on a five-day three-nation tour of Southeast Asia that will take him to Malaysia and Singapore.... Read more »

Hands of security forces not tied by non-initiative of combat ops in J&K during Ramzan: Rajnath

Newspoint Bureau Lucknow, May 29 Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday clarified that security forces had called for a non-initiative of combat operations during the holy month of... Read more »