SC gives disputed Ayodhya land to Hindus

Bringing down curtains on the Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid case, one of the longest running title disputes in India, the Supreme Court has given the entire disputed 2.77-acre land to the Hindu parties with a trust to be formed by the Centre...

New status for Kashmir

Jammu and Kashmir ceased to be a state of the Union, making way for two new Union Territories of J&K and Ladakh

Yediyurappa rejects Cong demand for resignation over video

Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa has rejected the demand of the Congress for his resignation after a video clip of his alleged remarks over the resignation of Congress and JD-S MLAs surfaced

NTK leader ‘justifies’ Rajiv killing, booked

Naam Tamizhar Katchi founder leader Seeman has triggered a row after he 'justified' the assassination of former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi in his campaign speech for NTK candidate K Kandasamy in Vikravandi

West Bengal governor calls for violence-free by-elections

Days after the Election Commission (EC) announced the dates for by-elections in West Bengal, Governor Jagdeep Dhankar appealed to the political parties to ensure that the elections are free from any kind of violence

I was blacked out at govt’s Puja Carnival: Bengal Governor

 In kicking up a fresh row with the Trinamool Congress government, West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar said that he felt “insulted” by the treatment meted out to him at “Puja Carnival”, a cultural programme organised by the state government...

Vibrant Gujarat roadshow held in Mumbai

Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani held a roadshow in Mumbai on November 26, for the ninth edition of the Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit 2019

Manchester airport delivers major boost to north with new Mumbai connection

Jet Airways’ five-times-a-week service from Manchester to Mumbai took for the first time this morning, at a celebration attended by Aviation Minister, Baroness Liz Sugg and hundreds of guests from across the region.

Calcutta Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology (CMIG), in collaboration with other organisations organized a special Indo-UK programme named ‘Dementia Care-A unique Approach’ in Kolkata. Others included Regional Resource and Training Centre...



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