Subsidised LPG prices rise 13% in 6 months
State oil companies raised prices of subsidised cooking gas by nearly Rs 30 a cylinder in August and raised it by another Rs 32 in the five months that followed. The current hike appears steep compared to the total increase of Rs 82 in five years to mid-2019.
Govt may unveil Rs 36 K-cr plan to get more phones made in India
Indian Cellular & Electronics Association, which has Apple, Foxconn, Xiaomi ...
Runup to the Budget 2020-21: Govt mulls no tax on LTCG with 2-year holding period
The government may also tweak the definition of ‘long term’...
Mamata Banerjee tells PM Modi to withdraw CAA
KOLKATA: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Saturday said she told Prime Minister Narendra Modi to rethink on the issue of amende...
Opposition parties know about CAA, but refuse to understand it: PM Modi
Strongly defending the new citizenship law, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Sunday the dispute that has arisen over it has made the wor...
Meet Vijaya Gadde, an Indian-born Twitter head who decides on blocking tweets, users
As Twitter’s head of legal and policy issues, Gadde has one of the most difficult jobs in technology.
View: India shouldn’t follow US narrative on Iran
There is a strong spiritual and theological connect between Shias in J&K and Kargil with Iran. With Iranian help, Kargil Shias have set up Imam Khomeini Memorial Trust, which has now become a politically influential organisation.
Protests against CAA, PM Modi's visit continue in Kolkata
Day-long protests by several groups and parties against PM Narendra Modi’s visit turned into a volatile confrontation between them and Trinamool Congress Chhatra Parishad activists at Esplanade
CAA made world aware of religious persecution in Pakistan: PM Modi
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said a section of the youth is being misguided about the Citizenship Amendment Act and asserted that it will not take away anybody's citizenship. Modi also said whoever has faith in India and believes in its Constitution can become an Indian citizen. Modi said that some people with political interests are deliberately spreading rumours about the new citizenship law.
Mamata meets PM Modi, faces protest from Left students
West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee on Saturday met PM Modi and urged him to withdraw contentious new Citizenship Act, prompting Left students activists to protest against her and demand an explanation for diluting the fight against CAA. Banerjee termed her meeting as a "courtesy visit" and said she raised issues regarding the due financial assistance for the state.
Go to any university and tell students your vision for country: Rahul Gandhi's challenge to PM Modi
New Delhi, Jan 13 (ANI): After attending opposition parties meeting called by Congress on Monday, party leader Rahul Gandhi slammed Prime Mi...
Indian Navy deploys warship in Gulf following spiralling tension between US & Iran
Iran launched missile strikes against two American military bases in Iraq in retaliation to the killing General Qassem Soleimani by the US in a drone strike. The Indian Navy said warships and aircraft were deployed to establish presence, provide a sense of reassurance to the Indian merchant men, monitor the ongoing situation and respond to any emergent crises.
Opposition spreading negativity, could not find solution to jobs issue in 60 years: Amit Shah
"I want to ask them all, was any new solution found during your 50-60 years rule to provide employment to the youth of this country having 130 crore population...you did not do anything new and are now seeking answers from us (Hisaab maang rahe hain?)," Amit Shah said, without naming any particular political party.
Modi, Shah misled people on CAA, NRC; govt's inability to provide security exposed: Sonia Gandhi
Asserting that there was "unprecedented turmoil" in the country, Gandhi said the government has let loose a reign of oppression, spreading hatred and trying to divide people along sectarian lines.
Hindu Mahasabha writes to PM Modi demanding Bharat Ratna for Savarkar & Syama Prasad Mukherjee
New Delhi, Jan 13 (IANS)"Most likely the announcement of conferring Bharat Ratna to Veer Savarkar and Syama Prasad Mookerjee will be made on...
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