If Mamata Banerjee manages to get full control of the state’s universities, she will have an absolutely free hand to appoint and promote both academic and non-academic staff, and dictate syllabi.
Congress is expected to win eight Rajya Sabha seats, largely from Rajasthan and Chhattishgarh.
Minister of State for Electronics and IT Rajeev Chandrasekhar said the National Data Governance Framework is of interest for artificial intelligence (AI) startups, AI research entities and government departments.
The CBI is questioning Karti Chidambaram since Thursday in the 11-year old case which the Congress leader has termed as "most bogus" and a result of "political vendetta"
Nupur Sharma tweeted: "I’m being bombarded with rape, death, and beheading threats against my sister, mother, father and myself."
The transfer order, issued by Union Minister of Home Affairs, was perceived as ‘punishment’ for the IAS officer Sanjeev Khirwar and his wife, yet many wondered why a posting to a place like Ladakh and Arunachal Pradesh is called a ‘punishment posting’
The world’s second-most populous country faces key challenges on budget, infrastructure and quality of life.
As many as 1600 delegates comprising government officials, diplomats, armed forces, central armed police forces, PSUs, private companies and drone startups are expected to participate in the two-day event
The caste matrix, which determines society and electoral politics of India of 2022 is vastly different from what it was before 2014 and there remains intense speculation about its trajectory
New Delhi, May 27 Congress MP Karti Chidamabaram on Friday wrote to Lok Speaker Speaker Om Birla alleging that during a raid CBI officers seized "hi..
The coronavirus pandemic was a large spanner in the works for every country's growth plans. But the Indian economy was facing huge challenges even before the nationwide lockdown was announced in late March 2020
For the US, the Quad summit was another forum to hit out at Russia on Ukraine. Painting Russia and China with the same brush serves the strategic and political objective of the US — however, it’s a position that India is naturally uncomfortable with
While the BJP-led NDA government has used its absolute majority in Parliament to push for economic reforms, it must do the same to further strengthen India’s democratic ethos
Camping in Champawat for the past several days, Rawat has been galvanising senior party leaders and party workers at Champawat Bazar, Tanakpur, Banbasa, Amodi, Sukhidhang and other places, besides appealing to the people through public meetings and padyatras to vote for Gehtori.
Eight years after Narendra Modi’s triumphant entry into Lutyens’ Delhi, the BJP has only further entrenched itself. The Opposition has weakened, appearing fragmented, and directionless
Bureaucrats in Delhi are directly appointed by Union Ministry of Home Affairs through the Lieutenant Governor (L-G). Incidentally, the controversy about Khirwar comes on a day when Vinai Kumar Saxena will take oath as Delhi's new L-G.
Maharashtra BJP president Chandrakant Patil made the remarks on Wednesday during a protest by the state BJP unit in Mumbai for seeking reservation for the Other Backward Classes (OBCs) in elections.
The prosecution complaint has been filed under various sections of the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA) before a Delhi court, they said.
Vinai Kumar Saxena (64), was administered the oath of office and secrecy by Acting Chief Justice of the Delhi High Court Vipin Sanghi.
Congress veteran Kapil Sibal had on Wednesday filed his nomination as an SP-backed Independent candidate for the Rajya Sabha polls.
While Prime Minister Modi can take the lion’s share of the credit for turning the BJP and NDA’s fortunes around since 2014, there are many who have played a crucial role in scripting the larger success story of the government. We look at a few of the key figures in the Modi government.
The IMF forecasts the Chinese economy will be 94 percent of the US by 2027
Prime Minister’s statements at the IPEF launch and the QUAD summit in Japan raise the bar for India’s commitment to global standards
Today, the BJP and its NDA allies govern 17 states, covering an estimated 44 per cent of the country's territory and 49.6 percent of its population
The security risk Chinese companies bring has ensured that one country after another keeps them out of their 5G rollouts