The suggestion for a township for Pandits in Kashmir has initiated a debate on the idea of return. Those who have gone back say they have had mixed experiences.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will step in to resolve a wrangle between three ministries over the construction of hydropower projects on the Ganga, sources say, in what has come as a major dilemma for the BJP government that took office vowing to conserve the holy river and provide electricity to 1.2 billion Indians.
Tired of greedy imposters ruining their reputation, sadhus in India will soon be issued official ID cards from an umbrella association of 13 akharas or monastic orders.
Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi and his mother and party chief Sonia Gandhi arrived at the Ramlila Maidan in New Delhi to lead thousands of farmers on Sunday in a protest against Prime Minister Narendra Modi's controversial plans to overhaul land purchasing laws. Former prime minister Manmohan Singh accomapnied the two at the protest.
A day before the Budget session of Parliament resumes, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday inaugurated a meet to give a pep talk to BJP MPs on the welfare schemes of his government and to discuss the strategy for the session.
A telephone number of the Indian embassy in Germany has been ‘hacked’ by scamsters who are using the line to threaten several Indians living in the country into coughing up a hefty amount if they wish to avoid legal hassles or, in some cases, deportation.
A day before the Budget session of Parliament resumes, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will give a pep talk to BJP MPs here on Sunday, on the welfare schemes his government has launched and measures required to take them to people.
Red flags, slightly militaristic party rituals, strict hierarchy, camaraderie and the zeal of the newly convert in college canteens and university debate halls are slowly becoming a thing of the past.
Ending the 10-year-long Prakash Karat era in the CPI(M), the country’s biggest communist party will pick its next general secretary on Sunday in the most challenging times for Left politics, on the last day of the Party Congress in Visakhapatnam.
Railways minister Suresh Prabhu – a former chartered accountant known for his reformist zeal – spoke to HT about his gargantuan task of resurrecting the Indian Railways.
Vikas Swarup, the author of the book that was turned into movie Slumdog Millionaire, will be the new spokesperson of India’s foreign ministry after Syed Akbaruddin, the ministry’s popular voice on social media, bid adieu to the post.
While the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has put the country in global limelight because of its low-cost mission to Mars, its commercial wing, Antrix, has started witnessing a robust growth with more countries approaching it with offers to launch their satellites.
Human resource development minister Smriti Irani on Saturday denied that she was appointing people with personal, political and ideological affiliation to the Rastriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) in her ministry.
The reported incidence of NDM across the world varies from 1 in 89,000 to 1 in 4 lakh live births and could be higher in communities where consanguineous (blood-related) marriages happen.
Sumon’s marriage ceremony took place when she was barely a 10 months old. Her brother Pawan too became a groom at the age of three.