Channi, Sidhu both will be faces of Cong in Punjab polls: party

New Delhi: Hours after rivals BJP, Shiromani Akali Dal and BSP accused the Congress of appointing a Dalit CM in Punjab as a gimmick, the grand old party came out firmly in support of Charanjit Singh Channi and said it would fight state elections...

Akhara parishad chief Narendra Giri found dead

Mahant Narendra Giri, the president of Akhil Bharatiya Akhara Parishad (ABAP), was found dead at Shri Matt Baghambari Gaddi in Prayagraj on Monday evening. He was 62. His body was found hanging from the ceiling inside a room. ABAP is the apex...

With 26,92,000 doses, Karnataka tops Covid vaccination drive in India

Bengaluru: Karnataka topped the Covid vaccination drive in India on Prime Minister Narendra Modi's birthday on Friday last by administering 26,92,000 doses till 9 pm, Minister for Health & Family Welfare and Medical Education K Sudhakar said....

Tamil Nadu CM promises to live-telecast of House proceedings

Chennai: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister MK Stalin announced that the government would live-telecast Assembly proceedings following a public outcry demanding the same. In a reply to Opposition leader Edappadi K Palaniswami during the Assembly debate...

Former union minister Babul Supriyo joins team Mamata

Kolkata: Former Union Minister Babul Supriyo joined Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's Trinamool Congress, two months after he was asked to resign as junior minister in the Environment Ministry and a month after saying he won't join any...

BJP's Priyanka Tibrewal to take on Mamata in Bhowanipore

Kolkata: The BJP has fielded high court lawyer Priyanka Tibrewal against chief minister Mamata Banerjee in the Bhowanipore assembly by-poll. Tibrewal’s claim to prominence is her consistent legal role to bring to book culprits of post-poll violence...

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.

The Narendra Modi government got a slap on the wrist from the Supreme Court which said it behaved like 'Kumbhakarna', the mythological character who loved sleeping for long periods, and 19th century story character 'Rip Van Winkle', who shirked...

The Indian arm of Royal Dutch Shell has won two transfer-pricing adjustments made by the income tax department of Rs 150 billion and 30 billion for 2007-08 and 2008-09, respectively to the taxable income of Shell India Markets Pvt Ltd (SIMPL).

Moody's Investors Service has upgraded the outlook for Indian non-financial corporates from negative to stable due to economic recovery and political stability. "We changed the outlook for Indian non-financial corporates to stable from negative,...



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