Sunday, 2 October, 2022


Congress president polls: Mallikarjun Kharge resigns as LoP Rajya Sabha in line with party’s One Leader One Post’ resolution

New Delhi , October 1 (ANI): Senior Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge on Friday tendered his resignation as the Leader of Opposition (LoP) in Rajya...

Karnataka: Rahul Gandhi resumes Bharat Jodo Yatra from Tondavadi Gate on its 24th day

Chamarajanagar (Karnataka) , October 1 (ANI): Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Saturday resumed the Bharat Jodo Yatra from Tondavadi Gate in the Gundlupet region...

Telangana govt hikes ST reservation by 4 pc with immediate effect

Hyderabad (Telangana) , October 1 (ANI): The Telangana government on Friday raised the reservation for Scheduled Tribes (ST) by 4 per cent in the...

After 50 yrs, will Congress get a Dalit prez again? ‘Self-made, secularist’ Kharge is frontrunner

A known Gandhi family loyalist, Mallikarjun Kharge is a grassroots leader with a strong electoral record who worked his way up through through student and labour politics.

Ashok Gehlot: ‘Jaadugar’ who worked magic for Congress over decades now faces uncertain road

Handpicked by Indira Gandhi and made Rajasthan PCC chief by Rajiv Gandhi, Gehlot is known as a long-time loyalist, with party insiders considering his 'revolt' last week 'unusual'.

Rajasthan: PM Modi ditches mic, follows 10 PM loudspeaker guidelines

Sirohi (Rajasthan) , September 30 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi put aside the microphone as he addressed a gathering in the Abu Road region...

Congress practices ‘appeasement’ politics: CM Bommai

Vijayapura (Karnataka) , September 30 (ANI): Karnataka Chief Minister Basavraj Bommai on Friday took a swipe at the Congress and said it was 'unfortunate'...

Siddaramaiah seeking ban on RSS is unfortunate: CM Bommai

Hubballi (Karnataka) , September 30 (ANI): Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai lashed out at former CM Siddaramiah and said it was 'unfortunate' that the...

Why Congress’ G-23 is backing ‘Gandhi candidate’ Kharge for party president over Tharoor

Leaders of party's dissident group Friday signed Mallikarjun Kharge's nomination form. Tharoor, it is learnt, 'never spoke to G-23 to seek support'.

30 Congress leaders including Gehlot, Digvijaya back Mallikarjun Kharge’s nomination for party prez poll

New Delhi , September 30 (ANI): A total of 30 Congress leaders including Ashok Gehlot, Digvijaya Singh and Manish Tewari have backed Mallikarjun Kharge...

On Camera


Wild elephants monitored under thermal UAVs in Maharashtra | RESQ Charitable Trust

We monitored wild elephants, leopards in villages with thermal drones first time in Maharashtra

Whether it's monitoring wildlife, mitigating conflict, capturing of wildlife on field, UAVs are effective tools to complement existing on-ground efforts.
A man counts Indian currency notes inside a shop in Mumbai, India | Reuters/Francis Mascarenhas

RBI tells state refiners to reduce dollar buying in spot market, contain sharp fall in rupee

RBI has ensured that $9 billion has been made available at overseas branches of some Indian banks for the country's three state-run refiners to tap, according to sources.


File photo of former Air Chief Marshal RKS Bhadauria after flying a MiG-21 of 51 Squadron at the Srinagar airbase | ANI

Famed IAF pilot Abhinandan Varthaman’s MiG-21 Squadron bows out from Srinagar today

Known as the ‘Sword Arms’, number-plating of the squadron was done Friday. It has made way for MiG-29s to be the new 'guardian of the Valley'.

India’s hijab supporters will lose even if they win SC battle. Because the real war is political

In a highly polarised time, cornered minorities tend to lean back and protect the roots and fundamentals of what is so dear to them. Politically, it can often be a bad trap.