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RSS chief tells Muslims not to get 'trapped in the cycle of fear'

Ghaziabad: Asserting that the DNA of all Indians is the same, Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat urged Muslims not to get 'trapped...

Youngster held for raping and killing 6-yr-old in Idukki

Idukki: The police arrested a 22-year-old man for allegedly raping and killing a 6-year-old girl belonging to the Churakulam estate area in Vandiperi...

Covaxin is overall 77.8% effective, claims Bharat Biotech

New Delhi: Bharat Biotech's Covaxin is overall 77.8 per cent effective against Covid-19, the vaccine maker said in a statement, citing the data from ...

Centre includes retail, wholesale trade under MSMEs

New Delhi: Union Minister Nitin Gadkari announced inclusion of retail and wholesale trade under MSMEs as per which they will also now get the benefit...

Harsh Vardhan slams Rahul, says no vaccine for 'virus of ignorance'

New Delhi: Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Friday hit back at Rahul Gandhi for raising questions over the COVID-19 vaccine availability in the...

Centre rushes teams to 6 states seeing high COVID-19 cases

New Delhi: The Centre deputed multi-disciplinary teams to Kerala, Arunachal Pradesh, Tripura, Odisha, Chhattisgarh and Manipur in view of the high nu...

O.P Chautala released from Tihar Jail

New Delhi: Former Haryana chief minister Om Prakash Chautala, who was serving a 10-year prison term in a teacher recruitment scam case, was released ...

Kerala seeks Centre's intervention to address woes of expats

Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala government on sought the urgent intervention of the Centre to address problems faced by expatriates, who are hopi...

Cooking gas gets costlier by Rs 25 per cylinder

New Delhi: Oil marketing companies (OMCs) such as BPCL, HPCL and IOCL have raised the cooking gas (LPG – Liquefied Petroleum Gas) price by Rs 2...

SC directs NDMA to issue guidelines for providing ex-gratia to kin of Covid-19 victims

New Delhi: The Supreme Court directed the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) to issue fresh guidelines for providing minimum standards of ...

Anil Kant is new Kerala police chief

Thiruvananthapuram: Anil Kant, a 1988 batch IPS officer, has been appointed as the new Director-General of Police (DGP) of Kerala. He will replace ou...

Guidelines issued for administering COVID-19 vaccine to pregnant women

New Delhi: The Union Health Ministry has prepared a fact-sheet to guide frontline workers and vaccinators on counselling pregnant women about the val...

States, UTs must implement 'One Nation, One Ration card' scheme by July 31: SC

New Delhi: The Supreme Court asked states and union territories to implement the 'One Nation, One Ration card' scheme by July 31 while directing...

NIA to probe drone attack on Jammu airport

New Delhi: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) was given the charge of investigation into the drone attack on the Jammu air force station. In wha...

After backlash, Twitter removes distorted map of India from its website

New Delhi: After a massive backlash, microblogging platform Twitter removed from its website a wrong map of India that showed Jammu and Kashmir and L...

Centre announces Rs 1.1 lakh cr loan guarantee scheme for COVID-hit sectors

New Delhi: Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has announced a Rs 1.1 lakh crore loan guarantee scheme for COVID-affected sectors which is bifurcated...

SC closes plea on trial in sexual assault case against Tejpal

New Delhi: The Supreme Court closed the case related to extension of time after noting that a trial court in Goa has completed the trial by rendering...

India overtakes U.S in total number of vaccines administered

New Delhi: The Union Health Ministry said India has overtaken the United States in the total number of Covid-19 vaccine doses given till date.While I...

Twitter appoints Jeremy Kessel as new Grievance Officer

New Delhi: Twitter appointed California-based Jeremy Kessel as the new Grievance Officer for India, as required under the new Information Technology ...

PM urges people to get rid of vaccine hesitancy

New Delhi: Cautioning people that the threat of COVID-19 remains, Prime Minister Narendra Modi urged them to shed vaccine hesitancy and get themselve...

2 former CPI(M) members arrested over rape case

5 killed in car-lorry collision in Kozhikode

Solar scam: Saritha S. Nair gets 6-yr jail term

RMP to field K.K Rema in Vadakara

Nun found dead in convent well at Kollam

Bindu Krishna to contest from Kollam

CPI(M) to field Mukesh, Noushad again

RSP to field Babu Divakaran from Eravipuram