Hard times for Agra’s railway coolies, lockdowns force many to look for other jobs

Lockdowns due to the coronavirus pandemic have hit coolies at Agra’s railways stations hard, forcing many…

India joins UN Economic and Social Council for 2022-24 term

India was on Tuesday elected to the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC), one of the six…

Narendra Modi speech highlights: Free vaccination for all above 18, Centre to procure for all states

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the nation at 5 PM on Monday, regarding the prevailing Covid-19…

EAM Jaishankar likely to visit Kuwait on Wednesday

New Delhi: External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar is expected to visit Kuwait on Wednesday to explore…

Defence Ministry clears mega naval project to build 6 submarines

The Defence Ministry on Friday cleared a mega project to build six conventional submarines for the…

AIIMS Delhi starts screening of children for Covaxin trials

The All India Medical Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) is expected to start screening of children…

Lakshadweep residents on hunger strike to protest ‘partisan’ regulations

Lakshadweep residents are on a 12-hour hunger strike on Monday to protest against three proposed rules…

Indian Navy’s oldest Hydrographic survey vessel decommissioned

INS Sandhayak, the Indian Navy’s oldest Hydrographic Survey Vessel, was decommissioned at the naval dockyard here…

Mamata nephew Abhishek Banerjee appointed TMC’s national general secretary

Abhishek Banerjee, Diamond Harbour MP and nephew of Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, has been appointed TMC’s…

20% ethanol blending: Target 2025, 5 years early

Prime Minister Narendra Modi Saturday advanced the country’s target of 20 per cent ethanol blending in…