Thursday, 19 May, 2022


Gas cylinder now Rs 1,003 ‘not out’, Cong takes dig at BJP over LPG price hike

New Delhi, May 19 (PTI) The Congress slammed the Centre on Thursday over the hike of the cooking gas price by Rs 3.5 per...

Rule of law should be upheld: Gehlot on FIR against party MLA

Jaipur, May 19 (PTI) A day after Congress leader Ganesh Ghoghra sent his resignation as an MLA to Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot, the...

Devotees allowed to witness Lord Jagannath bathing ritual in Puri after 2-yr gap

Puri, May 19 (PTI) Devotees, after a gap of two years, will get to witness the ceremonial bathing ritual of Lord Jagannath and his...

Cattle scam: CBI grilling of TMC’s Anubrata ends abruptly after he complains of chest pain

Kolkata, May 19 (PTI) The CBI had to Thursday cut short its interrogation of TMC leader Anubrata Mondal in connection with its investigation into...

CUET-PG to be held in July, application form submission starts today

New Delhi , May 19 (ANI): The Chairman of the University Grants Commission (UGC) M Jagadeesh Kumar on Thursday informed that the application process...

Security key for growth of country, says Home secy

New Delhi , May 19 (ANI): Union Home Secretary Ajay Kumar Bhalla on Thursday emphasised on the need for a security environment for the...

US Special Coordinator for Tibetan Issues meets Dalai Lama

Dharamshala (HP), May 19 (PTI) US Special Coordinator for Tibetan Issues Uzra Zeya met the Dalai Lama here on Thursday and discussed the...

Khandu pitches for advance warning system to avert disaster deaths

Itanagar, May 19 (PTI) Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Pema Khandu Thursday stressed on the need for putting in a robust advance warning system to...

HC issues emergent notice to State in PSI recruitment scam case

Bengaluru, May 19 (PTI) The High Court of Karnataka on Thursday issued emergent notices to the State and DySP Narasimha Murthy, who is...

Budaun farmer dies a day after self-immolation bid outside SSP office

Budaun (UP), May 19 (PTI) A 52-year-old farmer died at a hospital, a day after he set himself ablaze outside the SSP office here...

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India’s monetary panel sees need for more interest rate hikes

India’s monetary policy makers voted to hike interest rates for the first time in nearly four years and moved to drain billions of rupees from the banking system to tame prices.


File photo of a defence personnel armed with a SiG 716 rifle near the Line of Control | Photo: Snehesh Alex Philip | ThePrint

India to ink ‘repeat order’ deal for 73,000 SiG 716 rifles from the US

In February 2019, 72,400 SiG 716 rifles of 7.62 x 51mm calibre were contracted from SIG Sauer Inc, USA, under government's 'Buy (Global) category', through fast track procedure.

How Congress is like the Ambassador & why Indian politics needs a brand new set of wheels

Like the car, nothing the party has done to reinvent itself has worked. Only way forward is to offer something looking towards the future, not in image of glorious past.