Terrorist may be linked with blast in Bhopal-Ujjain train Govt sounds terror alert across nation
The Uttar Pradesh Anti-Terrorist Squad today launched an operation to flush out a suspected terrorist holed up in a house on the outskirts of Lucknow following inputs that he may be linked to Bhopal-Ujjain train blast this morning. The operation was on till this edition went to press.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said his government has been able to tame inflation which had gone out of control before 2014 and no political party could raise the issue during the polls in five states.
Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India (EDII), a national resource Institute for Entrepreneurship Education, Research, Training and Institution Building, has enabled over 400 of its students to become successful entrepreneurs and social change leaders.
Spencer’s Retail - an RP-Sanjiv Goenka Group Company, has tied up with Airtel Payments Bank - India’s first payments bank, to offer shoppers the convenience to make secure and convenient cashless payments for goods purchased across all Spencer’s outlets.
India on Tuesday announced an open acreage licensing policy for oil and gas exploration, allowing bidders to carve out areas where they want to drill as the energy- hungry country looks at greater foreign investment to boost output.
Demonetisation impact on GDP may be seen in the current quarter in some segments, while the remonetisation excersise should be completed in 2-3 months, RBI Deputy Governor Viral V Acharya said on Monday.
Hundreds of fishermen today staged a demonstration in Rameswaram island to protest the killing of an Indian fisherman allegedly by the Sri Lankan Navy, as chief minister Edappadi K Palaniswami dashed off a letter seeking the Centre's intervention. Tamil Nadu opposition parties also condemned the killing and sought action from the Centre.
A day before the last phase of polling, Uttar Pradesh chief minister Akhilesh Yadav today said he had worked hard in the state, drawing an analogy with students "who revise more succeed in examinations".
Bypolls to three Lok Sabha and 12 Assembly seats will be held soon, months ahead of the election for the President's office due later this year to fill up vacancies in the electoral college. The term of President Pranab Mukherjee is coming to an end on July 24.
Breaking her silence over the much publicised infighting in the Yadav family, the second wife of Samajwadi Party founder Mulayam Singh Yadav, Sadhna, today said UP chief minister Akhilesh Yadav has been misguided.
Controversial Uttar Pradesh minister Azam Khan today faced severe haranguing from the Supreme Court, which directed him to appear tomorrow before the Allahabad High Court to honour a bailable warrant against him due to his non-appearance in a case.
Stage is set for the grand finale to the staggered UP Assembly polls as the seventh and the last phase covering 40 seats will be held tomorrow, with all eyes on the Prime Minister's Lok Sabha constituency Varanasi.
India was the only country in Asia which suffered a "setback" in women's representation in parliaments in 2016, a report by a global inter-parliamentary institution said on the eve of the International Women's Day.