Monday, 16 May, 2022


Over 9 crore rural households receiving tap water: Centre

New Delhi, Feb 16 (PTI) More than nine crore rural households across the country are now receiving clean tap water under the Jal Jeevan...

Tech innovation for green world need of the hour, say business leaders at TERI summit

New Delhi, Feb 16 (PTI) Technological innovation for a green world is the need of the hour, echoed business leaders on Wednesday at a...

Modi govt promised to double farmers’ income, failed: Gehlot

Jaipur, Feb 16 (PTI) Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Wednesday slammed the Centre saying the Narendra Modi government had failed in fulfilling...

AAP’s education model in Delhi inspired by Guru Ravidas, Ambedkar: Sanjay Singh

Varanasi, Feb 16 (PTI) The education model presented by the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) in Delhi is derived from the thoughts of Guru Ravidas...

Guj official suspended for organising elocution competition for students on ‘role model’ Nathuram Godse

Ahmedabad, Feb 16 (PTI) The Gujarat government on Wednesday suspended a probationary youth development officer from Valsad district for organising an elocution competition...

Meghalaya CM meets Union Home Secretary over peace talks with banned HNLC outfit

New Delhi , February 16 (ANI): Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad Sangma on Wednesday held a discussion with Union Home Secretary Ajay Kumar Bhalla over...

UGC-NET result to be declared in a day or two

New Delhi, Feb 16 (PTI) The result of National Eligibility Test (NET) will be declared in a day or two, the University Grants...

DMK candidate dies; civic poll cancelled

Erode (TN), Feb 16 (PTI): A DMK candidate constesting from Athani, Anthiyur Taluk, died of a heart attack on Wednesday. So, the local...

Hijab row sponsored by BJP in Karnataka, charges SDPI

Mangaluru, Feb 16 (PTI) The social democratic party of India (SDPI) on Wednesday charged the BJP with 'sponsoring' and 'promoting' the hijab-saffron shawl...

Former MLA H D Chowdaiah passes away

Bengaluru, Feb 16 (PTI) Former MLA and MLC H D Chowdaiah passed away in a village in Mandya district on Tuesday night due...

On Camera


Pakistan Prime Minister-elect Shehbaz Sharif on 7 April | Photographer: Aamir Qureshi/AFP/Getty Images via Bloomberg

The four-point plan to revive Pakistan’s economy—from land reform to real estate

Pakistan must reduce non-productive expenditures like defence. The country's political economy has been overdetermined by the imperative of 'national security'.

Bad timing could hamper LIC IPO

Most early public enterprise IPOs have been trading 75% below their original price, small investors concerned.


Representational image of army personnel in Ladakh | ANI

India ‘doesn’t foresee’ border fighting with China, but ‘won’t back down’ if tensions reignite

Aim is to ensure not just disengagement of troops, but overall de-escalation. Govt in favour of solving tensions through talks as it wants peace with all neighbours including China.

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.