According to home ministry officials, Singh, on his first visit to the BSF headquarters, assured the force all financial help in this regard. The BSF submitted a proposal seeking funds to accomplish the task quickly.
The Congress on Monday put the Gujarat government in a spot over the latter’s faulty map, projecting Arunachal Pradesh and Jammu and Kashmir as disputed regions. The alleged map was circulated on Sep 17 at the signing of a memorandum with China during President Xi Jinping’s visit.
The Congress Monday put the Gujarat government in a spot over the latter’s faulty map, projecting Arunachal Pradesh and J-K as disputed regions. The alleged map was circulated on September 17 at the signing of a memorandum with China.
A Facebook comment by TMC MP and CM Mamata Banerjee’s nephew Abhijit Banerjee on Monday criticising protests over the alleged molestation of a Jadavpur University student provoked former students to take their protests global.
Organisers of the Madison Square Garden reception for PM Modi later this week have been stunned by the speed with which Indian Americans contributed for it. The Indian American Community Foundation, formed to organise the event, fund and produce it, were able to raise $1.6 million within just days.
The situation along the disputed Line of Actual Control (LAC) remained tense on Monday, with more than 1,000 Indian and Chinese soldiers continuing to hold their positions in the sensitive Chumar area of eastern Ladakh.
A dead lizard was found in the meal served to patients in a government-run hospital in Bihar Monday and the condition of at least six patients deteriorated after eating the meal, officials said.
In a significant decision which is set to benefit students aspiring to enter the IITs, the Council meet of the prestigious institutions on Monday decided to consider students with 75% and above in Class XII board examinations, provided they have cleared JEE(advanced).
Modi’s conciliatory statement on Indian Muslims has stirred a debate among UP's 40 million Muslims, with community leaders agreeing that their lingering distrust of the BJP could be removed if the prime minister walked the talk.
A Rajasthan minister's missing pet dog has been traced, much to the relief of local police which was in the line of fire for launching a hunt for the pup at a time when it is yet to crack the shocking gangrape case in the city.
Incessant rains in Assam and Meghalaya since Sunday morning have triggered flash floods in Assam, leaving 10 people dead. Over eight lakh people have been affected by the rains.
Finance minister Arun Jaitley has returned to hospital for a check-up after an operation to treat his diabetes, his doctor said on Monday, adding that the minister was doing well and should leave soon.
Former railway minister Pawan Kumar Bansal appeared in a Delhi court on Monday to depose as a prosecution witness in the Rs.
10 crore cash-for-post railway bribery case in which his nephew is also an accused.
The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Monday arrested Odisha’s former advocate general Ashok Mohanty from his residence in Cuttack for his alleged involvement in the multi-crore chit fund scam by state based Artha Tatva (AT) group.
A woman lawyer got up crying for justice in front of a Supreme Court bench headed by Chief Justice RM Lodha on Monday, saying she had been gang-raped last year and the police had not yet taken any action on her complaint.