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Amid the loud applause and desk-thumping, Narendra Modi elected as undisputed leader of NDA

Amid the loud applause and desk-thumping, Narendra Modi has been elected as leader of National Democratic Alliance today. Electing Modi as the undisputed leader of the NDA was carried out at a meeting in the Central Hall of parliament...

Winning over 41 of 48 seats, CM Fadnavis lauds leaders and workers for their massive efforts

Lauding the party workers for their massive efforts towards winning the favoured number of seats in the Lok Sabha polls abide Maharashtra, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis expressed his satisfaction over the political development in the state today at Maharashtra Sadan, New Delhi in presence of Nitin Gadkari, Ramdas Athawale, Prakash Javadekar and other NDA leaders. ..

Viewing to promote a vibrant NBFC sector, RBI steps up to manage Liquidity Risk Management for Core Investment firms

Needless to say, being committed to promote a robust, vibrant and well-functioning NBFC sector, the Reserve Bank of India has released a draft circular on ‘Liquidity Risk Management Framework for Non-Banking Financial Companies (NBFCs) and Core Investment Companies (CICs)’ to be adopted by all deposit taking NBFCs, non-deposit taking NBFCs with an asset size of ₹ 100 crore and above, registered with the Central Bank...

BJP rocked, TMC shocked! Fearing debacle, Mamata Banerjee calls for an emergency meeting

Leaving Trinamool Congress shell-shocked, Bharatiya Janata Party performed exceptionally well in the General Elections. Winning hearts, the people of Bengal gifted BJP with a massive double digit (18) close gap to Trinamool Congress’ (22). Unbelievable for Mamata Didi, the Chief Minister called for an emergency meeting at her home on Saturday after surrendering ground to the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the recently held Lok Sabha election...

Second day in a row, curfew continues in parts of J&K following Zakir Musa’s encounter

With the fierce gunfight encounter between the security forces and militants, the army successfully slayed the so-called chief of an Al-Qaeda afiliated group Zakir Musa. Ever since then, curfew continued in parts of Kashmir for a second day Saturday after the terrorist’s encounter in Pulwama district Friday...

Chhattisgarh: Powerful IEDs seized in Kondagaon district

A major tragedy was averted when security forces recovered five powerful IEDs, planted by Naxals, in Chhattisgarh's Kondagaon district, police said...

Indians are lucky to have Narendra Modi, says Donald Trump

While lauding PM Modi for achieving the milestone of becoming Prime Minister for the second time, US president Donald Trump the people of India "are lucky to have" Prime Minister Narendra Modi, whom he went on to describe as a "great man and leader"...

Congress’s post-mortem meet ends after decision of “Collective responsibility”! Here you all need to know about today’s CWC

After the catastrophic failure of Congress in elections with only 52 seats in the basket, today all the top leaders of the party met to discuss election debacle...

Masterstroke by Indian Boxers! Win 57 medals including 12 golds

In sports, India is not only shining in cricket and hockey but in boxing as well. In the Second India Open International Boxing tournament concluded in Guwahati yesterday, India has bagged total 57 medals including 12 gold, 18 silver, and 27 bronze. Thus the number of gold medals has doubled from 6 in the last year to 12 this year...

NIA confirms presence of ISIS in India, files charge sheet on J & K terror recruitment

Against the background of clashes in Kashmir that lasted for several months in the past, the National Investigation Agency (NIA) has confirmed the ISJK’s link with ISIS and filed a charge sheet against four members of the Islamic State of Jammu & Kashmir (ISJK) in connection with attack on tourist reception center in Srinagar on November 24, last year...

Unfurling the national flag, IAS officer scales Mt Everest with ‘Swachh Ganga Abhiyan’ message

Marking a streak of inspirational story, Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer Ravindra Kumar has once again scaled Mount Everest. Although this time, there is a twist in the tale, Ravindra Kumar completed his expedition to the highest peak with an enduring message. ..

Worshiping the gift of gentle strength..! PM Modi to seek his mother's blessings for grand NDA win

After the NDA government returning to power with a massive majority in the Lok Sabha elections and BJP alone bagging 303 of total 542 seats contested, the promising Prime Minister is all set to meet his mother in Gujarat tomorrow, seeking her blessings for the massive victory...

Disgusted with triple talaq, she accepts Hindu Dharma, marries a Hindu man

In Uttar Pradesh a 29-year-old Muslim woman who was divorced by her husband using the instant triple talaq, has decided to quit Islam and accept Hindu Dharma and marry a Hindu man. ..

Invigorating media and its power amongst SCO nations, second mass forum begins over at Bishkek

Aiming to strengthen the exchange and cooperation in the field of mass media amongst SCO countries, the Second Shanghai Cooperation Organization Mass Media Forum kicked off today at Bishkek in Kyrgyzstan, scheduled till May 26...

Contributing to the senior citizen benefits..! CBDT amends form 15H exempting TDS on interest income

Viewing to simplify the tax procedures and give a due benefit to the senior citizens in effect to the Budget announcement, the Central Board of Direct Taxes have moved up issuing amendments in the Income Tax Form 15H allowing the senior citizens to claim exemption from TDS in interest income on deposits. ..

India’s political leadership to shift gears; 16th Lok Sabha officially dissolved with Prez Kovind's consent

With big electoral victory for Narendra Modi led Bharatiya Janata Party, it is time for India’s political leadership to shift gears and turn on their governance lens. With the Union Cabinet ministers meeting on Friday, a resolution for dissolving the 16th Lok Sabha was passed. The President Ram Nath Kovind signed the order accepting the advice made by the cabinet on recommendation to this effect...

Soon we’ll have Big B of Train 18 ‘Train 19’

After the most advanced train of India Train 18, named Vande Bharat Express is successful running, Indian Railways has decided to take a step ahead. Now Railway coach maker Integral Coach Factory (ICF) will take up the design, development and production of Train 19, a sleeper version of Train 18...

Tick marking manifesto promises, MHA bans terror outfit Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh

A man of his words, when Prime Minister Narendra Modi said he will act robustly to weed out terrorism, he did. Acting on tick marking the promises made in the manifesto, Narendra Modi led government banned terror outfit Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) and its all affiliates. The government notified that the Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) or Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen India or Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Hindustan and all its manifestations as banned organisation under section 35 of Unlawful Activities ..

Meet unanimously chosen leader of YSRCP, Jagan Mohan Reddy

After a historic win in elections, YSR Congress Party (YSRCP) fully supported and elected YS Jagan Mohan Reddy as their leader...

Record Victory on land of Royals! BJP is 1st party to win for 2nd time in row in 67 years

On 23rd May, BJP broke so many records as it emerges as a ruling party with a majority in through the country. But in the case of Rajasthan, BJP’s victory touched to the sky...

With BJP-Sena combine scoring 41 in MH, here is the count of voters opting for NOTA

‘Abki baar.. 300 paar’ is what the nation at large is cheering aloud for the massive win attained by the Bharatiya Janata Party in Lok Sabha polls. BJP as was estimated earlier, won on 303 seats in forcing the Congress to take a back seat on 52 seats, out of total 542 Parliamentary constituency seats. ..

Surat up in smoke..! State orders fire audit of hospitals, malls and commercial buildings after massive inferno

Amid the blazing chaos spread in a multi-storeyed building in the city of Gujarat, at least 20 students attending the tution classes breathed last after making several attempts to escape the fire and brimstone...

IAF's AN-32 fleet gets green flag to use bio-jet fuel

On Friday, IAF’s formidable workhorse, the Russian made AN-32 aircraft was formally fleet certified to fly on blended aviation fuel containing up to 10% of indigenous bio-jet fuel. The approval certificate was received at the aero-engine test facilities at Chandigarh by Air Commodore Sanjiv Ghuratia...

Another Success for DRDO! Successfully tests indigenously made guided bomb in Pokhran

Yet another success was bagged by DRDO! Defense Research and Development Organization (DRDO) has successfully tested an indigenously designed and developed intertially-guided bomb weighing 500 kg...

Sealing a commendable victory, lotus blooms in Arunachal Pradesh’s assembly polls

Proving a good omen for Bharatiya Janata Party, the state of Arunachal Pradesh had given a victory start by winning three seats unopposed in assembly polls. Continuing the winning streak, BJP will be forming the next government in Arunachal Pradesh as the party on Thursday crossed the magic figure and won 36 seats of the 57 seats...

Young MPs to join hands with PM Modi to realize dream of New India

With 303 MPs, the BJP has retained its position as the majority party in the Lok Sabha after the 2019 elections. 397 MPs were elected from national parties. Of these 303 MPs were from BJP, 52 from Congress. Among the state parties, DMK (23) and YSRCP (22), 22 from TMC won the most seats. Newly elected youngsters will hold hands with Prime Minister Narendra Modi. They will lead towards the dream of New India. Ideas of new generation and roadmap of NDA government will bring multipronged development...

Don’t Grant Bail to Robert Vadra! ED moves Delhi HC for Cancellation of Bail

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) today moved the Delhi High Court seeking cancellation of anticipatory bail granted to Robert Vadra, the brother-in-law of Congress President Rahul Gandhi in a money laundering case...

Celebration around the world! Indian Diaspora celebrates magnificent victory of BJP

Car rallies with Modi’s images, calling each other about the victory of BJP and distribution of sweets among each other. This is not the picture of an Indian town, but this is happening in London. All over the world, Indian diaspora celebrates the victory of BJP in the exciting atmosphere...

Capturing power for 5th time! BJD in Odisha is all set to form govt again

Yesterday is game-changer for entire Indian politics. The results of 16th Lok Sabha crashed many records and patterns in one singular day. But the magic of Biju Janata Dal in Odisha remain intact with solid support from utkala...

Wake up and roll up your sleeves before Bengal becomes another Kashmir

How long should the majority be the victim of the “intellectual of hypocrisy” --- one of the fundamental causes of the scourge? Hindus are undermined, they are oppressed, they are suppressed, they are tortured and they are kicked out of their own native place...

Journey from 2 seats to 18! BJP breaches Mamata’s ‘West Bengal’, registers momentous double-digit win

Dominating the state with her Hitler style of rule, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee tried hard to pull away people from the Modi wave. But sadly, she was not succeeded as people had made their choices clear. Flaring its surge, BJP raced towards an impressive score, closing the gap fast with Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's Trinamool Congress. Heading with 18 seats, BJP gave a tough fight to Trinamool Congress which stands at 22. ..

Reconcile with BJP government: PCLM to Church leadership

The Poor Christian Liberation Movement (PCLM) president R L Francis has urged the Church leadership in India to reconcile with the BJP Government for the benefit of the Christian community...

SC has full strength with swearing in of four judges

The Supreme has become stronger as four new judges swearing in. Justices B R Gavai, Surya Kant, Aniruddha Bose and A S Bopanna were sworn-in as Supreme Court judges at the oath-taking ceremony which took place at the Chief Justice of India's court today morning. Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi today administered the oath of office to four new judges appointed to the Supreme Court...

Thousands of voters choose ‘NOTA’ option in Himachal Pradesh

The ruling BJP swept the Lok Sabha elections, winning all four seats in Himachal Pradesh. The party won Mandi, Shimla, Hamirpur and Kangra with record margins. As per elected official said, as many as 33,008 voters chose the NOTA option. In this way, 0.87 per cent voters opted for NOTA out of the total 38,01, 793 votes polled in the state on May 19...

Enough of the drama! SC dismisses Rajeev Kumar’s plea on extended protection from arrest

Trying hard to shield himself from being exposed in the infamous Saradha Chit Fund Case, former Commissioner of Kolkata Police Rajeev Kumar had sought protection from arrest. As the winds changed its way, so it Supreme Court as it refused to entertain Rajeev Kumar’s plea on extension of protection from arrest by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in the Saradha chit fund case. ..

Deterring attacks, Security forces kill most wanted terrorist Zakir Musa in J&K’s Tral

Pledging to wean terrorism, the security forces strive hard in eliminating terrorists eyeing their motherland. In a recent encounter, a top militant Zakir Musa was killed by the security forces on Thursday evening. The joint forces worked on a special intelligence, and had trapped him near his home in the Tral area of south Kashmir...

Rich Indian Culture at mark..! PM Modi seek blessings from MM Joshi and LK Advani after massive political win

After a massive dart victory in the 17th Lok Sabha poll, PM Narendra Modi and BJP president Amit Shah on Friday moved up to see the veteran political leaders L K Advani and Murli Manohar Joshi, seeking their blessings for the second term of the reigns towards national evolution. ..

Decoding Congress debacle: Is it RaGa himself or his strategies at fault..?

As was anticipated.. as it happened..! The nation has once again proved its power as a democracy to choose the best leader serving their needs towards the development and national evolution. Winning over the 17th LS polls and entering into the second term of the extant reigns, PM Modi and the NDA has marked its existence high in the public palate...

Amit Shah expresses gratitude towards hard work of 11 crore Karyakartas to bloom Lotus all over India

Today’s results will be written with golden words in the history of Bharatiya Janata Party as defeating Congress, Mahagatbandhan, it has shined like a star. While addressing the BJP Karyakartas, Party President Amit Shah expressed gratitude towards each and every citizen of India who helped to bring this government again. Shah said, “Today, the most historic victory after independence within the country has been received by the BJP under the leadership of Shri Narendra Modiji. It is a matter of pride ..

Bowing to public mandate in forming New India; PM Modi pledges to serve India with utmost dedication

Calling for celebration, the BJP Karyakartas chanted ‘Modi..Modi!’ as Prime Minister Narendra Modi stepped in the headquarters to address the meeting in New Delhi. Prime Minister Narendra Modi said 2019 verdict will find a place in the history of all democratic nations. The result has strengthened India's democratic values and commitment. ..

Who says sky cannot be punctured with a hole! Smriti Irani asks after conquering Rahul Gandhi in his family bastion

Amethi, one of the most important fight in this election as Rahul Gandhi is contesting from his family bastion and Smriti Irani is fighting with full power. On the judgment day, Amethi chooses Smriti Irani over traditional family, and the Giant-killer Smriti Irani expressed, “Nothing is impossible”...

Meet the first woman fighter pilot of Indian Air Force: Bhawana Kanth

Indian Air Force’s women jewel, Meet Flight Lieutenant Bhawana Kanth as she adds another feather to her cap by completing Day Operational syllabus on MiG-21 Bison aircraft. She is the first women fighter pilot to be qualified to undertake missions by day on a fighter aircraft. Bhawana joined the fighter squadron in Nov 2017 & flew the 1st solo on MiG-21 Bison in Mar 2018. With her dedication, hard work & perseverance she has become the 1st women Officer to achieve this feat. She is from the first ..

'Chowkidar' Spirit to the Next Level: PM Modi Removes 'Chowkidar' from his Twitter Name

“Now, the time has come to take the Chowkidar Spirit to the next level. Keep this spirit alive at every movement and continue working for India’s progress,” the Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed in a recent tweet while he removed the word ‘Chowkidar’ from his Twitter name...

Desiring to work with peace, Pak PM Imran Khan congratulates PM Modi for splendid victory in LS polls

With mounting tensions and rising conflicts between the two countries, India and Pakistan have always shared sour relations. Trying to pacify the situation by initiating peace talks, Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Thursday congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his victory in general elections. Congratulating PM Modi, Pak PM Imran Khan expressed desire to work with him for peace, progress and prosperity in the region...

L K Advani praises ‘Amitbhai’, ‘Narendrabhai’: showers blessings and assures confidence for a bright future of a nation

A person whose blessings and hard work for the party will definitely work for decades. Veteran BJP leader Lal Krishna Advani has said that “Heartiest congratulations to Narendrabhai Modi for steering BJP towards this unprecedented victory in elections. Amitbhai Shah as BJP President & all dedicated workers of the party has put in enormous effort in making sure that BJP's message reaches every voter.”..

Most awaited special wish to PM Modi.. from Rahul Gandhi

Finally the most special and important wish comes to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, from his beloved opposition, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi. Addressing a press conference, Gandhi said, “We congratulate Prime Minister Narendra Modi for the victory. We accept the mandate; as an Indian, I fully respect that.”..

This is the Triumph of National Forces: Bhaiyyaji Joshi Compliments the Winning Party

“Crores of People of Bharat are fortunate to once again have a stable government. This is the triumph of the national forces,” said Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh Sarkaryavaah Bhaiyyaji Joshi while congratulating the wining party for the miraculous victory...

Sliding right chords of success, BJP wins over all seats in its home state of Gujarat

Reinforcing people’s faith in the government, the historic mandate plunges high to empower India to achieve the goals it had set in 2014. And yes, it all begins with the Modi wave returning to power leading by 301 seats this time. The BJP headquarters in the national capital merrily commemorated Modi and BJP President’s massive victory along with its position in the home state of Gujarat...

Modi magic engulfs entire India; winning with huge majority every Indian says #ModiAaGaya

Overshadowing the challenges encountered along his way, celebrating whatever he accomplished and raising the bar a little higher each time he fought, the Modi led Government has marked its existence high on the battle ground. The 17th Lok Sabha poll officially favours PM Modi to rule and serve the extant reigns for the next five years, standing straight to fulfil the promises made to citizens abide the nation’s development. Winning with high majority BJP has won 27 seats with lead of 277 constituencies. ..

Feel like batsman who has scored century while his team has lost!

In this happy situation, Shashi Tharoor said, “Feel like a batsman who has scored a century while his team has lost”. He expressed this is a bitter-sweet victory for him...

Lalubhai Patel Wins One and the Only Seat of Daman and Diu

Lalubhai Patel, BJP candidate has won one and only seat in Daman and Diu. ..

Namo Again

Namo Again..

Stock slides smooth down by 298 pts; Sensex set to hit 45,000 level by June 2020

After booking profits for the major stock slides amid the LS vote counts in India, the Sensex and Nifty at the closing day settled down at 38,811 and 11,657 respectively...

Muslims are not Scared at all! Zafar Sareshwala Refutes Nikhil Wagle's Nonsense Statement

“I don’t think Muslims are scared at all! India will only thrive and prosper on Principle of good governance alone! It will only remain as a Secular Democracy! Also power is a great levler!” said Indian businessman Zafar Sareshwala in a reply to a non-sense tweet by the “Reputed” journalist Nikhil Wagle holding the BJP government responsible for creating fear among Muslims. ..

Delhi punches Kejriwal left and right; BJP rides back on Modi wave

Aam Adami Party tried to keep its fortunes intact in the national capital. But ‘full statehood’ weapon of election campaign did not work. As the Lok Sabha election results are being counted, the BJP has gained a lead in all the seven seats in Delhi, leaving behind Arvind Kejriwal's AAP and the Congress party. In seats ranging from East Delhi, North East Delhi to South Delhi and New Delhi, all of BJP's candidates are leading in the race...

Dynamic power house energizing nation..! Third year summer camp of RSS commences in Nagpur

Standing self-confident and resurgent for the welfare of entire mankind, the 25 days summer encampment base of Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh commenced on Thursday with around 800 volunteers from across the country participating within...

Owing his victory to people, PM Modi thanks India promising growth and prosperity

The entire nation waited for his words, the much-anticipated statement from India's true son Prime Minister Narendra Modi. After unfurling the leading flag on nearly 345 seats this is the first message from our beloved Prime Minister. In his tweet, PM Modi said, “सबका साथ + सबका विकास + सबका विश्वास = विजयी भारत. Together we grow. Together we prosper. Together we will build a strong and inclusive India. India wins yet again! #VijayiBharat.”..

Karnataka Updates: BJP Leads 23 Seats out of 28

Bharatiya Janata Party is heading towards a big victory in Karnataka by taking lead in 23 seats out of the total 28. The congress has had to satisfy on mere 3 seats where the JD (s) and Others have got one seat each. The BSP could not even open the account...

Wayanad fulfills Rahul Gandhi’s wish with highest margin ever in state

Kerala is known for entirely different voting patterns than the country. Making this more realistic, The famous Wayanad rejects the traditional party and got ready to accept Congress president Rahul Gandhi as a leader. Rahul Gandhi has taken the significant lead at Wayanad Lok Sabha seat...

Well dressed for success..! Chinese President congratulates Modi for NDA's victory under his leadership

And the celebration begins in advance..! Following the well in advance wishes given by the Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu for PM Modi’s anticipated come back as the India’s PM, Chinese President Xi Jinping congratulated Modi on the electoral victory under his leadership. ..

BJD’s unbroken spell in Odisha: Lead on both Assembly and Lok Sabha seats

Odisha is one of the most important battlefields for BJP and Congress both. Making all exit polls false again, the first half of the day indicates, Biju Janata Dal (BJD) is all set to be ruler again in Odisha...

Congress keeps hold on Punjab Lok Sabha seats, leading in 8 seats, SAD & BJP 2 each

As per initial trends the Congress is leading in eight out of 13 Lok Sabha seats in Punjab. While, Shiromani Akali Dal, SAD and BJP are leading in two seats. Union Minister Hardeep Singh Puri trailing in Amritsar by more than 70,000 votes. ..

Beating the drums loud, BJP-Sena combine over-shines Maharashtra

With the polls count underway jolting the Modi wave to heat up again for the second term, the BJP heads in Mumbai have began beating the drums. All eyes being glued to the televisions and online trends, the state of Maharashtra engaged in the 48 seats abide, sets to thrust the NDA government for 41 seats of the total, other 6 being occupied by UPA and 1 other. ..

Still in lead and here is the first wish! Israel PM Netanyahu congratulates PM Modi over victory in elections

Tremendously leading Modi-party BJP has clicked its amazing magic with the masses. Not only the whole country but this victory has been praised internationally as well; as Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has wished Prime Minister Narendra Modi over his amazing victory. In his tweet, PM Netanyahu has said, “Greetings from the heart to my friend @Narendramodi, for your impressive victory in the election! The election results are another approval for your leader and the way you lead the world's ..

Early trends: BJP takes great leap towards victory with lead in 24 out of 25 constituencies in Rajasthan

In the exit polls, election pandits predicted that BJP will make comeback in Rajasthan with massive margin because of the poor performance of state government...

BJP Victory Sure in Union Territories Except Pondicherry and Lakshadweep

As per the results till 1.00 pm the Bhartiy Janata Party has ensured its victory in five of the seven Union Territories of India except Pondicherry and Lakshadweep...

Tech giant Google brings all live updates of counting votes of Indian elections across search, Assistant and YouTube

Curiosity of election results for the world’s largest democracy brings a strong desire to know about the counting results. Search engine and technology giant Google is bringing live updates of Indian Elections 2019, on Search and YouTube. Google said that “If you are in India, you can also catch all the counting day action live on our homepage.”..

Early trends: DMK leads with 22 seats in Tamil Nadu

For Tamil Nadu, today is judgment day for not only for the center but also to decide who will rule the state. By-elections in 22 assembly constituencies with 38 out of 39 parliamentary constituencies are in the fight. ..

Clean swipe in Haryana in early trends! BJP leaves no room for any competition with 10 out of 10 seats lead

Today is a big day for India. The counting of votes for Lok Sabha elections in undergoing. As per the early trends, in the Haryana, BJP is leading in all 10 out of 10 seats...

BJP candidates leading in all four seats of Lok Sabha elections in Himachal Pradesh

A hill state is divided into four Lok Sabha constituencies. Bharatiya Janata Party is leading in all four Lok Sabha seats. The Election commission officer said today. Three times MP Anurag Thakur faces Congres’s Ram Lal Thakur in the region. BJP candidates Kishan Kapoor from Kangra and Suresh Kumar Kashyap from Shimla are also leading with massive numbers...

Its Modi-Day for Stocks..! Markets hit high ever in 52-weeks with LS elections underway

With the vote count for the 17th LS polls being underway, the stock market managed hitting high at 40000 level, after the polls highly estimate a strong possibility of Modi coming back to power...

Signifying an impressive start in the 2019 LS elections, BJP seals majority with 292 lead

542 seats of the lower house went to polls and the day has come for the results. The ultimate battle to rein the power of politics began with a big blow to the opposition as Modi really clicked his amazing magic with the masses. Having won by majority in the general elections of 2014, the National Democratic Alliance is once again ready to live up to the expectations of the people in the upcoming term...

VVPAT Counting Sequence to Remain as Per Supreme Court Guidelines: EC

The Election Commission has cleared that the VVPAT counting sequence will remain as per the approved guidelines by the Supreme Court. A delegation of 22 political parties met the Full Election Commission on Tuesday who made the request to count VVPATs slips before the commencement of counting of votes polled in EVMs...

Facilitating cooperation and peace..! India-China army troops interact free towards enhancing cordial relations

Reiterating the mutual desire of maintaining peace and tranquillity and improving relations at functional level at the border areas, a Border Personnel Meet between India and China marked saluting the National Flags by members of the delegation...

Issuing advisory, I&B Ministry asks channels to adhere to news, non-news categories

As the curiosity among the people is rising as the counting for the battle begins, the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting on Wednesday issued an advisory to all private satellite TV channels, asking them to strictly comply with their respective undertakings of carrying news or non-news content...

Attempted break-in carried out at IAF Rafale project management team in Paris suburb

Sunday night in Paris saw a very bad incident as a group of unidentified individuals tried to break into the facility of the Indian Rafale project management team in France. There was a break-in into the Indian Air Force Rafale project management team office which is located in a suburb of Paris in France...

Will the Modi magic sway India again in 2019? Counting for the ultimate battle of power begins

India is all set for the counting of votes in 542 Lok Sabha constituencies with National Democratic Alliance (NDA) eyeing to rein the realm of politics. As NDA eyes on politics, the opposition parties mounted vigil around the counting centres across India where the electronic voting machines (EVMs) are being kept in strong rooms...

MHA rings alert bell for states, UTs over violence possibility across country

Today is the day for which each and every Indian was waiting for, ‘The Result Day.’ Also, there are possibilities of the eruption of violence in different parts of the country in connection with the counting of votes. Ensuring safe and peaceful counting, Ministry of Home Affairs has alerted the State Chief Secretaries and Directors General of Police regarding the issue...

IAF successfully fires Brahmos Air Launched Missile from Su-30 MKI Aircraft

Today, Indian Air Force (IAF) successfully fired the BrahMos air version missile from its frontline Su-30 MKI fighter aircraft. The launch from the aircraft was smooth and the missile followed the desired trajectory before directly hitting the land target...

Optimistic Projection! India to Grow at 7.1% in 2020, Says UN Report

A report by the United Nations has made optimistic projections for Indian Economy amid the pessimistic gobal economic environment. The report released yesterday has said that India’s Economy will grow at 7.1% in the fiscal year 2020 on the back of strong domestic consumption and investment...

CBSE asks DU to align admission process as per preponed schedule by board

Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) which took out the class 12 results in just 28 days is now asking the Delhi University (DU) administration to hold exams according to the preponed results...

Full court! 4 new judges to the Supreme Court

Within two weeks of the recommendation by Supreme Court collegium, The government has cleared the names of four judges for their elevation to the Supreme Court...

Et tu Pranab Da?

Former President Pranab Mukherjee is worried and concerned over the safety and security of the people's mandate which is saved in the EVMs and reminds the Election Commission of its obligation to preserve it. ..

Fighting hard against terrorism, Security forces neutralise Hizbul Mujahideen terrorists in fierce encounter

In an ensuing encounter in Kulgam area of Jammu and Kashmir, the security forces gunned down two terrorists on Wednesday. Additional security forces have been rushed to the area for strengthening the cordon. ..

Jet Airways Crisis: This ‘Gatbandhan ‘ can save the debt laden airlines

There is a ray of hope for the debt-laden Jet Airways as Hinduja Group said on Tuesday it was considering a bid for the airlines, boosting shares in the grounded airline by 15 per cent for their best day since January...

Generous Helping by Oil Companies for Relief work in Cyclone hit Odisha

Oil and gas giants of India Indian Oil, Bharat petroleum, Hindustan Petroleum, ONGC and GAIl India Ltd have extended a generous help of rupees 5 crore each to Odisha for relief work post cyclone Fani...

Clearing off hazy speculations, Defence Ministry clarifies there was no IED blast in Poonch sector

In a similar incident in Poonch, reports suggested that an IED blast took place in the area and an army jawan was martyred. But the Jammu and Kashmir Defence Ministry cleared the hazy air stating that it wasn't an IED blast, but a training-related incident. ..

Towards Energy Security: High Level Committee submits report on Import Reduction to Petroleum Ministry

The committee has recommended short term, medium term and long term strategies in the report, clearly bringing out the strategy to reduce the import dependency of the nation. In the process the committee visited different R&D institutes of different Oil and Gas PSUs. It also engaged with CMDs/ senior executives of the Oil sector to understand the business, challenges and opportunities in the sector before writing its recommendations...

Synonym for aspiration of people 'NDA' assures fulfilling promises by transparent and good governance

Assuring people to live up to their expectations, the National Democratic Alliance has rightfully fulfilled the promises with transparency and good governance. Addressing the event where members of the NDA met in New Delhi, Prime Minister Narendra Modi described the NDA as a grouping which represents the aspirations of people of India while addressing the meeting. ..

Vigilant and alert; Indian Coast Guards seizes Pakistan boat containing heroin near Gujarat

The Indian Coast Guard has taken a Pakistani fishing vessel into custody that illegally entered the Indian waters. Detaining six people on board, the coast guards have also found vessels containing narcotics. ..

CBDT notifies amendment for clarity in trusts’ income

In order to have a clear picture of the trusts/institutions Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) has issued a draft notification to amend Form 10B of the Income-tax Rules, 1962 by proposing changes in the audit report form to be filled by trusts and institutions. It has also sought stakeholders' comment on the same by June 5...

Reality or on paper story? Chhattisgarh plans to generate biofuel from paddy

Maybe we see Chhattisgarh generating bio-fuel from paddy as Congress Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel on Monday said a memorandum of understanding (MoU) was signed between I.I.T Bhilai director Rajat Mona and special secretary, energy Qaiser Abdul Haque for preparation of high-quality bio-fuel research and work plan. It is a different part that whether it becomes reality or no...

Cracking down yet another IS terror module, NIA raids 10 places in Tamil Nadu

Busting major terror modules, the National Investigation Agency (NIA) has been vigilantly keeping a check on terror related activities. After getting a tip-off about possible Islamic State terror modules operating in the state, the NIA conducted raids at 10 places in Tamil Nadu on Monday. ..

Polled EVMs are absolutely safe! ECI assures after opposition raised concerns

On this allegations, ECI said, the allegations of discrepancies in handling and storage of EVMs are baseless...

Jolt to Congress in South as party leader asks Muslims to ‘join hands’ with BJP

The Karnataka Congress is likely to face rough weather ahead. With the figures of Ext Polls out, the senior Congress leader in Karnataka has openly appealed to the Muslims to join hands with the BJP is such need arises in the wake of Narendra Modi becoming the Prime Minister again with full majority. ..

Not all animals migrate by choice!

Ahead of the International Day of Biological Diversity celebrated on May 22, UN Environment India and Wildlife Crime Control Bureau (WCCB) of India launched an awareness campaign ‘Not all animals migrate by choice’ to be displayed at major airports across the country. ..

Former Prez Pranab Mukherjee pats EC for conducting ‘perfect elections’

Amidst the hue and cry raised by the conglomerate of opposition parties about the General Elections, former President Pranab Mukherjee has appreciated the way they are held and praised the Election Commission for conducting nearly ‘perfect elections.’..

Don’t Mistrust EVM! SC dismisses another PIL on VVPAT Review

The Supreme Court today dismissed a PIL seeking 100 % matching of Voter Variable Paper Audit Trail (VVPAT) slips with Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) during the counting of votes for Lok Sabha elections...

Maharashtra signs Maratha quota Ordinance for medical admissions

In an important decision, Maharashtra Governor C Vidyasagar Rao on Monday signed an ordinance to provide quota under the Socially and Economically Backward Class (SEBC) Reservation Act, 2018, to candidates from the Maratha community seeking admission to post-graduate medical and dental courses...

Coming hard on Sabyasachi Panda; Odisha Maoist leader gets life imprisonment for waging war against govt

A wise man once said, ‘Crime never pays’ and this vividly comes in light with a major blow to the Maoists movements in the country. The Odisha Court on Tuesday ordered life imprisonment to Maoist Leader Sabyasachi Panda for conspiring to wage war against India. Panda has also be allegedly involved in the murder of Hindu Sanyasi Swami Laxamananda Saraswati in Kandhamal district in 2008. Swami Laxamananda Saraswati is highly revered as a spiritual leader who lived a life dedicated to the welfare of ..