News Highlights on August 4: On day seven of the Commonwealth Games, Vice-captain Harmanpreet Singh slammed a hat-trick as the Indian men's hockey team beat Wales 4-1 in its final Pool B match to qualify for the semifinals of the Commonwealth Games.
Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan responded to the debate.
The Enforcement Directorate is in the news almost every day, conducting a series of raids and seizing assets worth crores of rupees. But just how active has it been?
New Delhi, Aug 3 The government on Wednesday withdrew the Data Protection Bill from the Lok Sabha. The Bill was introduced on December 11, 2019..
According to the updated NDC, India now stands committed to reducing emissions intensity of its GDP by 45 per cent by 2030, from 2005 level, and achieving about 50 per cent cumulative electric power installed capacity from non-fossil fuel-based energy resources by 2030.
Congress leader in Lok Sabha Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury also said that the party was not being allowed to raise the issue of alleged "misuse" of the ED by the Centre in Parliament.
Referring to his party leader Sushil Modi's notice in the Rajya Sabha demanding a discussion on "ending the culture of freebies", Gandhi in a tweet said, "Before pointing fingers at the relief given to the public, we should look within."
Kuldeep Bishnoi submitted his resignation to Assembly Speaker Gian Chand Gupta here.
A GR is essentially an approval order sanctioning release of funds for development related works. In June this year, soon after a rebellion broke out in the then ruling Shiv Sena, the Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA) government headed by Sena president Uddhav Thackeray had issued 182 GRs in just four days.
Making the announcement on Twitter, she said, "Keeping in mind the larger public interest and the party movement, the Bahujan Samaj Party has decided to support Jagdeep Dhankhar in the vice presidential poll."
Eknath Shinde enjoys the status of being Chief Minister, but he is clearly unable to claim the stature and authority of the constitutional position
India already had concerns over the Taliban sheltering Pakistan-headquartered anti-India terrorist elements on Afghan soil. Zawahiri’s hideout in Kabul reinforces that perception
From the very beginning of the TMC’s rule in the state, senior party leaders – MLAs, MPs and ministers – have been tainted in a series of scandals, such as the Narada videos, which showed party heavyweights accepting huge sums of unaccounted cash, and the Sharada chit-fund scam. Yet the TMC has won election after election under the leadership of Mamata Banerjee
Nancy Pelosi’s trip to Taiwan brings to mind Mao Ze Dong’s famous saying: ‘the international situation has now reached a new turning point. There are two winds in the world today, the east wind and the west wind. There is a Chinese saying, ‘Either the east wind prevails over the west wind, or the west wind prevails over the east wind’
If US-China tensions escalate in Taiwan, New Delhi will be forced to show its hand. Unlike the ongoing Russia-Ukraine crisis, where India’s stand was on expected lines, its views on Chinese aggression will be closely watched
News Hightlights: US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi departs from Taiwan after high-stakes trip.
The former Congress president attended the Karnataka unit's political affairs committee meeting, where discussions were held on organisational matters and preparations for the upcoming assembly polls.
According to the tour programme, Shah would arrive in the city on Wednesday night from Delhi and attend the CII event on Thursday at 11 am. He would fly back to Delhi at 2.30 pm.
The BKU (non-political) raised issues pertaining to sugar mills, pending sugarcane dues, power supply and electricity bills among others during the 'kisan mahapanchayat', its office-bearers said.
The bill was passed by voice vote after several amendments moved by opposition members were rejected by the House.
Udhas (79) was inducted into the party by state BJP chief C R Paatil at the party’s Gandhinagar office. Udhas (79) was inducted into the party by state BJP chief C R Paatil at the party’s Gandhinagar office.
Acquiring the 700 Mhz band along with C-band gives Reliance Jio an advantage vis-à-vis service providers who have acquired only the C-band
Russia’s invasion of Ukraine has triggered the most serious crisis in relations between Russia and the West since the 1962 Cuban Missile Crisis, when many people feared the world was on the brink of nuclear war.
It is pertinent that we use the experience learned from managing COVID-19 to launch an iterated and rational strategy to contain monkeypox
Officials said the searches are being carried out under criminal sections of the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA) to "gather additional evidence with regard to the trail of funds".