October 23, 2019 | 12:38 AM IST
global hunger index

GHI annual report: At 102nd spot, India faces severe…

India has been labelled as a nation with ‘serious levels of hunger’ after it slipped from 95th position in 2010 to 102nd…

transport strike

Petrol pumps run dry in Indore as tanker operators…

Several petrol pumps in Indore went dry on Sunday as tanker operators joined the truckers’ strike over VAT hike on fuel…

150th jayanti

Third and final phase of 600 convicts to walk free…

The third and final batch of 600 prisoners convicted for murder, rape and corruption will be released from jails across…

economic advisory council

EAC-PM reconstituted for two years; NITI Aayog’s Bibek…

The government on Wednesday declared reconstitution of Economic Advisory Council to the Prime Minister (EAC-PM) for a period…

thanks for support

ISRO thanks for Indian’s support despite losing contact…

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on Tuesday thanked Indians for standing in solidarity with it after the agency…

public safety act

Farooq Abdullah detained under PSA; SC seeks reply…

Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister and National Conference leader Farooq Abdullah was detained under the Public Safety…

housing project

Govt to fund stalled housing projects; relief for…

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Saturday announced setting up of a 20,000 crore fund to finance middle income and…

chhota rajan case

CBI slaps 12 fresh cases against underworld don Chhota…

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Friday registered 12 fresh cases against underworld don Chhota Rajan for extortion,…

hindi diwas

Hindi Diwas: The language gets stronger with each…

On this day in 1949, the Constituent Assembly of India adopted Hindi written in Devanagari script as the official language…

mansoon

Skies pour profusely even as IMD predicts monsoon…

In August, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) had announced September 1 as the withdrawal date of southwest monsoons,…

jammu & kashmir

After 39 days of lockdown, 92% restrictions eased…

The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) on Thursday said that 92 percent of Jammu and Kashmir is free from restrictions.…

motor vehicle act

Motor Vehicle Act implemented successfully, but road…

It is less than a fortnight since the Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Act has been implemented in most states of the country.…