Lt-Gen Anil Chauhan appointed as India’s new CDS

Lt-Gen Anil Chauhan (61), a known China expert who retired as the Eastern Army Command chief in May last year, has been appointed as India's next chief of defence staff (CDS). He is currently the military advisor to national security advisor...

Gehlot backs Kharge for Congress top job

Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot recently said veteran party leader Mallikarjun Kharge has the experience to strengthen the Congress and would emerge as a clear winner in the party presidential poll, while his rival in the race Shashi Tharoor...

President inaugurates Dussehra festivities in Mysuru

Mysuru (Karnataka): The famous 10-day Dussehra celebrations commenced in Musuru on Monday with religious and traditional fervour, with President of India Droupadi Murmu inaugurating the festivities.

Centre to celebrate September 17 as Hyderabad Liberation Day

Hyderabad: Union home minister Amit Shah said the Centre will celebrate September 17 as “Liberation Day” and continue to do so with pride every year to mark the day Indian forces entered the city ruled by the Nizam in 1948.

ED grills Abhishek for 6 hours in coal scam

Kolkata: Moments after emerging from the Central Government office complex, where he was grilled by the Enforcement Directorate for more than six hours in the coal smuggling case, Trinamool Congress national general secretary Abhishek Banerjee...

Freedom fighters’ kin share untold stories of struggle

Revolutionary leader Kanailal Dutta of the Jugantar group was hanged on November 10, 1908, for the assassination of British approver Naren Goswami in the Alipore Central Jail’s hospital. A day before the hanging, his brother, Ashutosh, had requested...

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 a bid to make governance more accessible to the public, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa has launched the 'Amma Call Centre', which would function round the clock to receive calls from citizens.

Overseas Indian Facilitation Centre (OIFC), a Private Public Partnership (PPP) between the Government of India, Ministry of Overseas Indian Affairs (MOIA) & Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), have signed an MoU with the Indian School of...



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