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Governor seeks report from govt on CAA petition in SC

Kerala Governor Arif Mohammed Khan has sought a report from the state government for moving the Supreme Court against the Citizenship Amendment Act w...

Governor slams LDF govt over moving SC on CAA without informing him

Kerala Governor Arif Mohammed Khan on Friday lashed out at the Left-ruled state government over it approaching the Supreme Court against the Citizens...

Ramesh justifies approaching Governor against ward reorganisation ordinance

Senior Congress leader Ramesh Chennithala on Friday justified his party's decision to approach Governor Arif Mohammed Khan against the Left governmen...

Baffling murder mystery resolved in Kerala

A 53-year-old man, who had killed his aged mother for property and later murdered his accomplice, has landed in police custody, years after the sensa...

SFI moves SC challenging Citizenship (Amendment) Act

The Students' Federation of India (SFI) has moved the Supreme Court challenging The Citizenship (Amendment) Act, 2019, claiming it is 'discriminatory...

CII urges Centre to converge all corporate taxes to 15%

The Confederation of Indian Industry has urged the Centre to converge multiple corporate tax rates to 15 per cent by April 2023 without any exemption...

Ayodhya police can now apply for leave online

When Ashish Tiwari took charge as the Ayodhya police chief, he came across a constable, whose mother passed away, running from pillar to post to get ...

Manoj Shashidhar Appointed As CBI Joint Director

Senior IPS officer Manoj Shashidhar was appointed as the Joint Director of the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), a Personnel Ministry order said...

China's economy slumps to 6.1% in 2019

China's economy grew by 6.1 per cent last year, the lowest annual growth rate in 29 years, National Bureau of Statistics said, as weak domestic deman...

Hungary pushes for direct Budapest-Mumbai flights

Hungary pushed for direct air connectivity between Budapest and Mumbai, and acknowledged India's role in promoting investment and creating new jobs i...

Musharraf approaches SC to suspend death sentence in high treason case

Pakistan's self-exiled former dictator Pervez Musharraf approached the Supreme Court to challenge the ruling of a special court that had handed him d...

India, U.S in advance stage talks to resolve trade issues: Minister

Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal said India and the U.S are in an 'advance stage' of dialogue to resolve some of the pressing trade issues...

Edamon-Kochi powerline inaugurated

Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Monday formally inaugurated the 148km long Edamon-Kochi power highway which will increase the states power ...

Heavy rush of pilgrims in Sabarimala, 2 women sent back

Amid heavy rush of devotees to the Lord Ayyappa temple in Sabarimala, police on Monday sent back two women devotees from Andhra Pradesh at Pamba as t...

Indians studying in U.S increased by nearly 3%: Report

The number of Indians studying in the United States increased by almost three per cent to over 2 lakh in the 2018-19 academic year, according to a re...

Kerala govt not considering judicial probe into killing of Maoists

Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan ruled out a judicial inquiry for now into the recent killing of four Maoists in an alleged encounter and said ...

Govt to sell BPCL, Air India by March: Minister

The government is aiming to complete the sale of state-run companies Air India and Bharat Petroleum Corporation (BPCL) by March, Finance Minister Nir...

AIMPLB for review of SC verdict in Ayodhya case

The All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) favoured seeking a review of the Supreme Court's judgement in the Ayodhya issue, and said it was aga...

India offers visa-on-arrival facility to UAE citizens

India has granted visa-on-arrival facility to the citizens of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) with an aim to enhance people-to-people contacts and tra...

Gotabaya Rajapaksa wins SL presidential election

Sri Lanka's controversial wartime defence secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa will lead the country after ruling party candidate Sajith Premadasa conceded t...

Justice S.A Bobde takes oath as 47th CJI

Justice Sharad Arvind Bobde was administered oath as the 47th Chief Justice of India by President Ram Nath Kovind on Monday. Justice Bobde, 63, succe...

Sabarimala temple opens for pilgrimage season

Amid tight security, the gates of the Lord Ayyappa temple at Sabarimala were thrown open for the two-month long 'Mandala-Makaravilakku' pilgrimage se...

Current economic slowdown episodic, says N.K Singh

Finance Commission Chairman N.K Singh said the current economic slowdown is episodic and expressed hope that sluggishness will not continue for long....

Our vision is not limited to forming govt: Gadkari

The vision of the RSS and its affiliated organisations is not limited to 'forming government' but it is more about "nation-building", senior BJP lead...

German parliament approves carbon pricing, air ticket hike

Germany's parliament has approved a bill to introduce a price for carbon emissions in the transport and heating sectors as part of a broader package ...

Govt mulls raising insurance cover on bank deposits

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said the government will bring legislations on raising insurance cover on bank deposits from the current Rs 1 lak...

Exports decline by 1.11% in October

India's exports contracted for the third month in a row in October by 1.11 per cent to USD 26.38 billion mainly on account of a significant dip in sh...

Threat letter to Pinarayi Vijayan over Maoist killings

A threat letter warning of 'befitting reply' to Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan over the killing of seven Maoists in alleged encounters since ...

Sena-NCP-Congress govt will complete 5-year term: Pawar

NCP chief Sharad Pawar on Friday said a Shiv Sena-NCP-Congress government will be formed and it will complete five-year term as he ruled out the poss...

Govt gets legal advice not to implement Sabarimala women entry verdict

Advocate General advised the government not to implement now the verdict of women entry in Sabarimala. This is in the context of the Supreme Court re...

India, China Agree To Hold Next Round Of Border Talks

India and China have agreed to hold another meeting on matters relating to the boundary question after Prime Minister Narendra Modi met Chinese Presi...

Russia to deliver S-400 Missiles to India as planned: Vladimir Putin

Russia plans to deliver S-400 surface-to-air missile systems to India on schedule, President Vladimir Putin said. India agreed to buy the S-400 syste...