August 22, 2019 | 3:57 PM IST
tiger population

India is home to 70% world’s tiger population: Census…

India is now home to 70 per cent of world’s tiger population with nearly 3,000 tigers said the Tiger Estimation Report 2018 which was released by Prime…

Triple Talaq Bill

Instant Triple Talaq Bill becomes a punishable offence…

It was a historic moment when one of the most debated bills - instant Triple Talaq - finally passed smoothly through the opposition-dominated Rajya Sabha…

jaipal reddy

Veteran Congress leader S Jaipal Reddy passed away

Veteran Congress leader and former Union Minister S Jaipal Reddy passed away on Sunday at around 1.30 am in Hyderabad. The 77-year-old was suffering from…

lahori killed

JeM Commander Lahori aka Bihari killed in Shopian…

Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) commander (south) Munna Bhai Lahori aka Bihari and his two local associates were killed on Saturday morning after a night-long…

token system

To check cornering of seats in unreserved coaches,…

In order to guarantee seats in unreserved coaches, Union Railway Minister Piyush Goyal has initiated biometric system in Western Railways. Presently,…

kargil war

Army Chief Rawat warns Pak of Kargil-like consequence…

Commemorating 20-years of Kargil victory Army Chief General Bipin Rawat on Friday warned Pakistan and asked them to refrain from any Kargil-like misadventure.…

aankhoon mein aankhen

Parliament wants Azam Khan’s dismissal for ‘aankhoon…

Samajwadi Party (SP) leader Azam Khan’s indecent remark against deputy speaker (in chair) Rama Devi in Lower House has Parliamentarians demanding Khan’s…

subhash chandra

Upset with ‘lower profile’ shift to Power ministry,…

A day after the Economic Affairs Secretary and Finance Secretary Subhash Chandra Garg was transferred as secretary to the sulking Power Ministry, he opted…

pocso court

Apex Court orders POCSO courts setup in districts…

The Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi on Thursday directed the centre to set up special Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) courts across…

triple talaq

Triple Talaq Bill to be taken up in LS today for consideration,…

The Centre on Thursday listed a Triple Talaq Bill in the Lok Sabha for consideration and passage. The bill has received strong opposition from various…

2.0 government

Union Minister Javadekar releases Modi 2.0 government’s…

Prime Minister Narendra Modi 2.0 government released its report card on completing 50 days in office. On Monday, Union Minister for Information and Broadcasting…

corrupt politician

JK Gov retreats asking militants to kill corrupt politicians…

Jammu and Kashmir governor Satya Pal Malik who made a shocking statement asking militants to ‘kill corrupt politicians and not the innocent’ during the…