Shivraj Singh Chouhan takes oath as MP CM

BJP national vice-president Shivraj Singh Chouhan was sworn in for a fourth term as chief minister of Madhya Pradesh on Monday amid the Coronavirus outbreak

Four Nirbhaya killers hanged

A little over seven years after a 23-year-old medical student died following her brutal gangrape in a moving bus in south Delhi, four of the culprits were hanged to death on Friday

Concern in TN over community transmission of Covid-19 cases

Tamil Nadu has raised concern over community transmission of Covid-19 cases as a 20-year-old man from Delhi has tested positive for coronavirus in Chennai

Tamil Nadu govt puts NPR on hold

The Tamil Nadu has put on hold the updated National Population Register (NPR) exercise in the state after Revenue Minister Udhayakumar said the Centre has not given a clarification on the queries raised by Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami...

50% of Mamata's RS poll nominees are women

West Bengal chief minister and Trinamool Congress (TMC) chief Mamata Banerjee has announced the names of Arpita Ghosh, Mausam Noor, Dinesh Trivedi and Subrata Bakshi as the party candidates for the upcoming Rajya Sabha polls

Bengal polls: PM Modi meeting BJP MPs

With the 2021 West Bengal elections being a big battle for the BJP, Prime Minister Narendra Modi is holding one-on-one sessions with all party MPs from the state to take stock of the situation.

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.

In measures aimed at containing Covid-19, the government has extended the travel ban beyond affected countries and prohibited entry of all passengers, including Indian nationals, from the European Union, European Free Trade Association, Turkey...

Bringing the party’s tally down to 68 in the House with a current strength of 182, the resignations of Somabhai Patel (Surendranagar), Pradhyumansinh Jadeja (Abdasa, Kutch), Mangal Gavit (Dang), J V Kakadiya (Dhari, Amreli) and Pravin Maru (Bhavnagar)...

to the free, weekly Asian Voice email newsletter