Former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s condition is improving and he is likely to be discharged soon, PTI reported quoting its sources at the All India Institutes of Medical Sciences (AIIMS).
Govt bans new offshoots of Al-Qaeda, ISIS under anti-terror law; both declared 'unlawful' for radicalising Indian youths for 'global jihad'
The Government has banned new offshoots of Al-Qaeda and ISIS under the stringent anti-terror law --Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act, according to an official order.
In a bid to stop frequents deaths of scavengers and 'safai karmcharis' during manual cleaning of sewers by them, the Delhi government has decided to provide them loans to purchase sewer cleaning machines.
Russian state atomic energy corporation (Rosatom) on Thursday said that its subsidiary Nikiret has signed an agreement with Indian engineering services firm Core Energy Systems Pvt Ltd for the promotion of its technical security equipment in India.
President Kovind, who is on a three-day visit to Suriname, announced that India will extend concessional financing of USD 20 million for setting up a solar project to provide clean energy to a cluster of 49 villages in the Latin American country. India will also extend a Line of Credit of USD 27.5 million to support a power transmission project in PikinSaronarea and another Line of Credit of USD 3.5 million for maintenance of Chetak helicopters.
Accusing the BJP of opting out of power in Jammu and Kashmir after spreading anarchy, the Shiv Sena on Thursday said that history will never forgive the party for its “greed”.
India suffering 'worst water crisis' in its history, 2 lakh people dying every year; expert says 'it's a scary situation'
India is suffering from the worst water crisis in its history and millions of lives and livelihoods are under threat, according to a report published by NITI Aayog in June this year. The report - Composite Water Management Index - says that 600 million Indians are facing high to extreme water stress.
Fifteen members of a family lost their lives in Morena district of Madhya Pradesh after a tractor-trolley rammed into their jeep this morning.
AirAsia flight delayed by over 4 hours, pilot puts AC on 'full blast' to make passengers leave plane
Some passengers on an AirAsia India flight from Kolkata to Bagdogra got into an altercation with airline staff over deplaning them after the flight was delayed by over four hours, a passenger claimed.
Pitching for more pro-farmer policies, Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu on June 21 said loan waiver is not a permanent solution and in the long-term, it would affect the agriculture sector and "hurt" cultivators.
'Not necessary that everyone comes out to participate': Sushil Modi on reports of JDU not taking part in Yoga Day
Commenting on reports that JDU didn’t participate in Yoga Day celebration on Thursday, Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Modi said that “It is not necessary that everyone comes out to participate.”
At least 12 people were killed and six others injured when a tractor trolley rammed into a jeep in Madhya Pradesh's Morena early on Thursday. The injured have been admitted to a local hospital.
Senior Congress leader P. Chidambaram expressed disappointment over Chief Economic Advisor (CEA) Arvind Subramanian's resignation, noting his views were brushed aside on many important issues including GST rates and he was not consulted before demonetisation.
On the occasion of 4th International Yoga Day on Thursday, India broke its own world record of 55,000 people performing yoga at one place at the same time. On the 3rd International Yoga Day, 55,000 people of Mysore had set a record performing yoga at one place at the same time.
On the occasion of 4th International Yoga Day, on Thursday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed a huge gathering at the Forest Research Institute (FRI) in Dehradun, Uttarakhand.
A level-II fire broke out in an Industrial Estate in Malad in Mumbai on Thursday morning. Four water tankers and four fire tenders rushed to the spot. Police, Regional Disaster Management Cell also reached the location.
Live Breaking News June 21: India retaliates against US tariff hikes, raises import duties on agri, steel products
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International Yoga Day 2018 LIVE: Baba Ramdev makes it to Guinness Book of World Record by presiding over largest crowd practicing yoga
India kicked off International Yoga Day 2018 with over 5000 events across the country on Thursday, June 21. The main event was held at Dehradun where Prime Minister Narendra Modi performed yoga with over 55 thousand people. Before this, PM Modi had spearheaded Yoga Day celebrations in Delhi's Rajpath in 2015, Chandigarh's Capital Complex in 2016 and Lucknow's Rambai Ambedkar Sabha in 2017. This is the fourth year of International Yoga Day.
International Yoga Day, commonly known as Yoga Day is being observed on Thursday all over the world. Prime Minister Narendra Modi will join thousands of volunteers performing yoga asanas in Uttarakhand's Dehradun to mark the 4th International Yoga Day while many Union ministers will join similar events across the country.
Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal not keeping well after 9-day sit-in, likely to fly to Bengaluru today for 'naturopathy course'
After his 9-day-long sit in in the waiting room of L-G, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal is not keeping well.