We will ‘remonetise’ what Modi ‘demonetised’

Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Thursday said the ‘Nyay’ scheme will remonetise what Prime Minister Narendra Modi demonetised and asserted that his party’s anti-poverty programme has thrown the BJP into total disarray In an exclusive interview to PTI ahead of the 17th general election beginning April 11, Gandhi said the ‘Nyay’ scheme has the twin […]

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PM Modi condoles demise of US Senator McCain

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today condoled the demise of US Senator John McCain, who died of brain cancer, describing him as a “steadfast friend” of India. “Deeply saddened by the demise of Senator John McCain. People of India join me in sincerely condoling the loss of a steadfast friend. His statesmanship, courage, conviction and understanding […]

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Rainfall forecast for next 24 hours

Rainfall forecast for next 24 hours at: East : most places: Arunachal Pradesh, Sub-Himalayan West Bengal & Sikkim, Jharkhand, Bihar; many places: Assam & Meghalaya, Nagaland-Manipur-Mizoram-Tripura, Gangetic West Bengal, Odisha. North : most places: east Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand; many places: west Uttar Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh; a few places: Punjab, Jammu & Kashmir; isolated places: Haryana, […]

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265 dead in Kerala floods since Aug 8

The death toll in Kerala floods has touched 265 since August 8 while 36 people are still missing, the latest government figures show, even as the state prepares to mount a massive rehabilitation process for the displaced. The hilly district of Idukki, housing the largest arch dam in Asia from which waters were released for […]

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Fire at plastic factory in Delhi

A fire broke out at a three-storey factory producing plastic bags at Naresh Park area in outer Delhi’s Nangloi early today, but no casualties were reported, fire service officials said. A call about the blaze was received at 3:55 am and immediately 25 fire tenders were rushed to the spot, they said. The fire was […]

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