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Parliament clears historic Quota Bill

The Constitution (124th Amendment) Bill, 2019 was passed by the Rajya Sabha on Wednesday, a day after it was passed by the Lok Sabha. The Rajya Sabha passed it after a division with 165 members voting in its favour and seven against. The House saw a li... Read More »

PM Modi: Opposition politicising Quota Issue

A promise made as a Chief Minister being fulfilled by PM Narendra Modi. Addressing a rally in Agra, Prime Minister Narendra Modi silenced critics who questioned the timing of the 124th Constitutional Amendment bill batting for conducting simultaneous e... Read More »

PM Modi launches development projects in Solapur

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said, it is his government's endeavour to ensure that every poor person, irrespective of caste or creed gets to lead a life of dignity, and gets access to all possible opportunities. Addressing a gathering at Solapur in... Read More »

Lok Sabha passes general category poor quota bill

As many as 323 members voted in support of bill and only three voted against, underlining the cross-party support the politically crucial bill elicited. Replying to an over four and half hour debate, Social Justice Minister Thaavarchand Gehlot sought t... Read More »

Cold wave sweeps north India

A cover of moderate fog enveloped the city with visibility reduced to 200 to 400 metres at several places in early morning. A senior Railways officer said 14 trains have been delayed by an average of two hours due to fog. An unrelenting cold wave conti... Read More »

MoU on ‘India-Norway Ocean Dialogue’ exchanged

Prime Minister Modi said that both the countries have vibrant trade ties. Appreciating the investment made by Norwegian firms in India, Prime Minister further hoped that the FDI and investments in other opportunities in India will continue. Anchor - Fu... Read More »

Ayodhya Case: Hearing adjourned till January 29

Supreme Court has deferred hearing in the Ayodhya case to January 29. The matter was postponed after Justice UU Lalit recused himself from the case. Justice Lalit, one of the five judges of the Supreme Court bench that was scheduled to hear the case, h... Read More »

PM Modi lashes out at Congress for middleman culture

PM Narendra Modi on Thursday held interaction with booth workers from Arakkonam, Cuddalore, Dharmapuri, Erode & Krishnagiri of Tamil Nadu via video conferencing. PM conveyed Pongal greetings and wished happiness and good health in the lives of everyone... Read More »

MEA: Pakistan not serious about peace

Pakistan has been backing forces of terrorism in India while making peace talk offers. India has reacted sharply to the latest statement of talks given by Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan. India's Ministry of External Affairs has said that there is n... Read More »

BJP National Council sets tone for 2019 Poll campaign

With the 2019 Lok Sabha elections in sight, the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party formally kicked off its mission 2019 at the party's national convention at Delhi's Ramlila Maidan.  Party workers from across the country are participating in the two-day con... Read More »

Cabinet approves setting up of three new AIIMS

The Cabinet approved the creation of the post of Vice Chancellor for National Rail & Transport Institute (Deemed to be University) set up in Vadodara, Gujarat. The Cabinet also approved a proposal for a 75-billion US dollar bilateral swap arrangement b... Read More »

Alok Verma quits, No relief for Rakesh Asthana

Delhi High Court has refused to quash the FIR lodged against CBI Special Director Rakesh Asthana on bribery allegations and vacated its interim order granting him protection against criminal proceedings. Justice Najmi Waziri also refused to quash the F... Read More »

Hubble’s most advanced camera shut down: NASA

However, the telescope will continue to perform science observations with its other three active instruments, while the Wide Field Camera 3 anomaly is investigated. According to NASA's statement, The Hubble Wide Field Camera 3 was installed by spacewal... Read More »

President promulgates 3 ordinances

President also gave his assent to the constitution amendment bill granting upto 10 percent reservation for economically weaker sections. The Bill was passed by parliament in the winter session. Read More »

Chandrayaan -2 in mid April, Gaganyaan in 2021

The Indian Space Research Organisation is readying to take a long leap in space. In his first media interaction of the new year, ISRO Chief K Sivan shared the space agency's plans for big missions in the coming days. He informed that India's second mis... Read More »