Govt rejects Serum plea to export Covishield to UK

Despite the international pressure and several rounds of negotiations by Serum Institute of India (SII), the government has turned down the request from SII to export 50,00,000 doses of Covishield to UK under its prior commitments. The decision...

Year after clash, China reinforces positions, rotates LAC troops

A year after Indian and Chinese soldiers first clashed on the north bank of Pangong Tso in eastern Ladakh, China is now further reinforcing its military positions and rotating troops in the "depth areas" along the Line of Actual Control in a...

Lockdown in Kerala, Karnataka and Tamil Nadu

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala has announced complete lockdown in the state from May 8 to 16 over the rising Covid-19 cases in the state. Kerala earlier recorded single-day spike with over 35,801 fresh Covid cases and 68 more deaths on Tuesday....

No let up in Karnataka Covid cases

Karnataka’s Covid -19 tally crossed the 16,00,000 mark following 44,438 fresh infections while 239 more deaths took the toll to 16,011, the health department said. According to a health bulletin, the state’s Covid tally stood at 16,01,865 whereas...

Mamata inducts 43 ministers into her cabinet

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday inducted as many as 43 Ministers into her Cabinet, including 18 new faces. The Ministers, including nine junior ministers, were administered the oath of office by Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar...

Himanta Biswa Sarma takes oath as new Assam CM

BJP leader Himanta Biswa Sarma, was on Monday sworn-in as the 15th chief minister of Assam by Governor Jagadish Mukhi at the Srimanta Sankardeva Kalakshetra in Guwahati. He also vowed to take the state to greater heights of prosperity. Along...

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 Phase 5 of assembly elections held in West Bengal on April 17, 45 constituencies in the districts of Jalpaiguri, Kalimpong, Darjeeling, and a segment of Nadia, North 24 Parganas, and Purba Bardhaman saw enthusiastic voter turnout.

New Delhi: Refusing to club the remaining three phases of elections in West Bengal, the Election Commission on April 16 reduced the time for campaigning by three hours in view of the renewed Covid-19 crisis. The poll panel ordered that campaigns...



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