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 »

Open to dialogue with Pakistan, but terror and talks can’t go together: Swaraj

New Delhi, May 28 India is ready for talks with Pakistan if it stops supporting terrorists, said external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj on Monday. “We are ready for talks.... Read more »

EC denies reports of large-scale EVM failure as Oppn alleges glitches in Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh’s Kairana

New Delhi, May 28 The Election Commission denied on Monday that voting machines in by-elections failed on “large scale” after opposition parties in Uttar Pradesh said voters were cheated... Read more »

BJP chief, ministers meet RSS functionaries

New Delhi, May 28 BJP chief Amit Shah, along with five cabinet ministers, met top functionaries of the RSS here today to deliberate upon various polices of the Narendra... Read more »

Farmers under pressure due to not getting right prices: Shekhawat

Guwahati, May 28 Union Minister of State for Agriculture Gajendra Singh Shekhawat today said farmers across the country are under pressure, one of the reasons being they are not... Read more »

Political parties out of purview of RTI, says Election Commission

New Delhi, May 27 Political parties are out of the purview of the RTI Act, the Election Commission has said in an order which is contrary to the Central... Read more »