हरिवंश राज्यसभा के उपसभापति चुने गये

जदयू के राज्यसभा सदस्य हरिवंश को आज उच्च सदन के उपसभापति पद के लिए चुना गया। उन्हें विपक्ष की ओर से कांग्रेस के उम्मीदवार बी के हरिप्रसाद को मिले 105 मतों के मुकाबले 120 मत मिले। सदन की कार्यवाही शुरु होने पर सभापति एम वैंकेया नायडू ने सदन पटल पर आवश्यक दस्तावेज रखवाने के बाद […]

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People gave me strength to face trying times

Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar, who returned home from the US last month after undergoing a three-month long treatment for his pancreatic ailment, today said people from across the country gave him strength to face the trying times. Replying to a question during an on-stage interaction after the inauguration of Goa IT Day here today, […]

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AAP claims Punjab jails are overcrowded

Punjab’s main opposition Aam Aadmi Party claimed that several jails in the state were overcrowded, forcing prisoners to live in inhuman conditions. “The jails of Punjab are overcrowded. The number of prisoners lodged in the correctional facilities are much more than the sanctioned capacity, even 95 per cent in excess in one case,” AAP General […]

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Delhi groundwater depletion a serious problem

The Supreme Court came down heavily on the Centre, the Delhi government and their civic bodies for not taking any step to tackle the “serious problem” of groundwater depletion in the national capital. The apex court perused the NITI Aayog’s report which said that various authorities were passing the buck and shying away from their […]

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J-K: Jawahar Tunnel tube reopens for traffic

One of the two tubes of the Jawahar Tunnel along the Jammu-Srinagar National Highway reopened today after repairs, while traffic movement on the arterial road was disrupted for several hours as incessant rains triggered mudslides and shooting stones at several places, officials said. The repair work, carried out jointly by the Border Roads Organisation (BRO) […]

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All 12 boys and coach rescued from cave

The final five members of a young football team were rescued from a flooded Thai cave today after spending 18 harrowing days trapped deep inside, completing an astonishing against-the-odds rescue mission that captivated the world. Elite foreign divers and Thai Navy SEALs extracted the final batch of four boys, plus the 25-year-old coach, today afternoon […]

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