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Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has announced new Metro projects for Agra and Kanpur in the state. He said the work for setting up an airport at Jewar near Noida has also been expedited. Yogi Adityanath was addressing a public meeting at Noida after the inauguration of the Metro's...
A delegation of Muslim women has expressed gratitude to Prime Minister Narendra Modi for initiating the Triple Talaq Bill, which criminalises the practice of instant divorce. The delegation headed by BJP Minority Morcha's Vice President Soni Tabasum and Nusrat met Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das in Ranchi yesterday. After the meeting,...
Senior BJP leader Jai Ram Thakur will take oath tomorrow as New Chief Minister of 13th legislative assembly of Himachal Pradesh. The swearing-in-ceremony will be held at the historic Ridge Ground of Shimla at 10.00 A.M. Governor Aacharya Devvrat will administer the oath of office and secrecy to Mr....
The UK-India ties grew steadily in 2017, with the British government laying the groundwork for a new post-Brexit economic partnership with New Delhi. A UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) spokesperson said Prime Minister Narendra Modi described the connection between people of the two countries as a 'living bridge' and...
Mines Ministry today said, bauxite mines and alumina refinery scaled a new high and achieved highest ever production since inception with bauxite transportation of 68.25 lakh tonnes and Alumina Hydrate production of 21.00 lakh MT in 2016-17. The Ministry in a year end review said, auction of concessions for major...
Central team reached Thiruvanthapuram this morning to assess damages caused by Cyclone Ockhi, which struck the coastal districts of Kerala and Tamil Nadu on November 30th. In the disaster 74 persons lost their life and still around 150 fishermen are reported to be missng in Kerala. The Central team, consisting...
India looks set to leapfrog Britain and France next year to become the world's fifth-largest economy in dollar terms, a report said. The Centre for Economics and Business Research (Cebr) consultancy's 2018 World Economic League Table painted an upbeat view of the global economy, boosted by cheap energy and...
Singapore's Deputy Prime Minister Teo Chee Hean will join India's External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj for a two-day ASEAN-India Pravasi Bharatiya Divas to be held in Singapore next month. Indian High Commissioner to Singapore Jawed Ashraf said , apart from Swaraj, Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari and chief...
The cold wave has tightened its grip over North India with mercury plummeting several degrees below normal at many places. Most parts of Himachal Pradesh continued to reel under intense cold despite dry and sunny weather in the day. The local Meteorological office said, in tribal areas Keylong was the...
There is a strong sense of anguish in India over the way the meeting of Indian national Kulbhushan Jadhav with his wife and mother took place in Pakistan yesterday. Jadhav's wife and mother could see him only through a glass wall and talk to him only through intercom at a...