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Vice President Venkaiah Naidu paid visit to Shravanabelagola in Karnataka today to take part in the 88th Mahamastakabhisheka of Bhagawan Bahubali. Speaking on this occasion, he said that visit of Jain Muni Bhadrabahu and great Maurya King Chandragupta Maurya to Shravanabelagola in 3rd Century is an example of how India’s...
Information and Broadcasting Secretary N K Sinha today said content and stories should be usable and must have the lasting impact. Speaking at the 2nd day of Asia Media Summit in New Delhi, Mr Sinha said, the story should not lose its relevance in changing times. He said technology is...
A special court today directed the Enforcement Directorate to file its supplementary charge sheet by 1st February in a money laundering case linked to former Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh. Special Judge Santosh Snehi Mann took note of a status report filed by the ED regarding its ongoing probe...
Union Minister of shipping Nitin Gadkari today said that there is a great potential in Mumbai for cruise tourism. While addressing the foundation stone laying ceremony of Mumbai International Cruise Terminal, he said that around 1.5 lakh youth could get employment through this project. Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadanvis thanked...
The Andhra Pradesh Government launched, NAIPUNYA RATHAM or World on Wheels, a multi-utility vehicle which aims to bring technology to the remote corners. It was launched at the Secretariat in Amaravathi yesterday. Chief Minister N.Chandrababu Naidu announces that the Government will roll out 12 more Naipunya Rathams by May...
Lok Sabha proceedings were adjourned on Tuesday till noon following protests by AIADMK members. As soon as the House met for the day, members from the AIADMK trooped into the Well shouting slogans and holding placards as they sought immediate setting up of the Cauvery river management board. Some members were...
In a first in Kerala, the state government will soon be utilising the services of robots to clean sewer holes. The trial runs of the robot, developed by a startup company, Genrobotics, have been successfully held recently and the product will be launched next week, Kerala Water Authority (KWA) Managing...
Aam Aadmi Party leader Ashutosh has expressed unhappiness over the President approving the recommendation of Election Commission to disqualify 20 of its MLAs. Taking to Twitter, he recalled former President KR Narayanan returning the recommendations of the Cabinet twice. Mr Ashutosh said, the former president acted as the guardian of...
The Haryana government will honour all 22 medallists of the 21st Commonwealth Games from the state at a programme on April 26. Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar announced at a public meeting in Siwah village in Panipat district today that the gold medal winners will get a cash award of...
India today handed over the 18th and last diesel railway locomotive engine to Myanmar, thus executing a key project ahead of time as part of efforts to boost ties with the neighbour. These 18 locomotives are fitted with microprocessor control-based system, attaining a maximum speed of 100 km per hour...