Wednesday, August 23, 2017
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Sunny Tuesday morning in Delhi

It was a sunny Tuesday morning here with the minimum temperature recorded at 28.5 degrees Celsius, two notches above the season's average. The MeT has predicted light rains. "The day ahead will...
Modi

PM Modi reviews progress of 17 schemes with BJP CMs

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday reviewed progress of 17 central schemes - aimed at the poor, middle class and farmers - with chief ministers of BJP-ruled states and suggested setting...

States asked to carry out 100% maternal death audit

The Union Health Ministry on Monday urged all the states to carry out 100 per cent maternal death audit for understanding cause, and monitor new born and deaths of sick newborns...

BJP government protecting RSS-connected accused: Digvijaya

Congress leader Digvijaya Singh on Monday, reacting to the bail granted to 2008 Malegaon blast main accused Lt. Col. Prasad Shrikant Purohit, accused the BJP government was "trying to protect all...

NDMC decides to stop contractual work practice: Kejriwal

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday said that the New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) on Monday decided to stop the practice of contractual hiring of labourers. Kejriwal, who is member of...

AIADMK factions unite, Panneerselvam settles for Deputy CM

Six months after a bitter parting of ways following then Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa's death, the two factions of the AIADMK merged on Monday with rebel leader O. Panneerselvam becoming the...
Supreme Court

Supreme Court verdict on validity of triple talaq on Tuesday

The Supreme Court is likely to pronounce on Tuesday its verdict on the constitutional validity of triple talaq - a practice already described by All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB)...

152 dead, 1.5 crore affected in Bengal flood: West Bengal CM Mamata

Altogether 152 lives have been lost with 1.5 crore people affected in the ongoing West Bengal floods, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said on Monday after visiting three northern districts where large...

PM Modi greets Panneerselvam

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday greeted O. Panneerselvam, who took oath as the Deputy Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, after both the factions of AIADMK merged. "I congratulate Panneerselvam and others...
Syed Ahmed

Ensure no hindrance in animal sacrifice on Eid: Bukhari

Asserting that Muslims were not in favour of sacrificing cows due to the religious sensitivities involved, Jama Masjid's Shahi Imam said on Monday that he had urged the Centre to ensure...