PATNA: The flood situation in Bihar worsened on Thursday with over 7.65 lakh people being affected across 10 districts, officials said. However, there was no loss of life reported so far, the disaster management department said. According to the department's bulletin, the number of people affected by the flood...
BHOPAL: Terming the Congress as a Twitter Party, Madhya Pradesh chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Thursday said its leaders are busy posting messages on the popular micro-blogging platform. He also targeted Congress leader Rahul Gandhi, saying he talks more about China than India these days. The Congress these...
NEW DELHI: National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Thursday examined M Sivasankar, former principal secretary to Kerala chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan, at Thiruvanathapuram in connection with the Kerala gold smuggling case. Sources said NIA will be calling Sivasankar again to unearth further details of his alleged association with prime accused...
Disengagement process at Pangong Tso has stalled, according to reports (File photo)NEW DELHI: On the eve of yet another round of the working mechanism for consultation and coordination on border affairs (WMCC), the MEA said on Thursday, “India is fully committed to observing and respecting the LAC and that...
BHOPAL: Former minister of the Shivraj Singh Chouhan government Kanhaiya Lal Agarwal joined the Congress party with his supporters on Thursday. State Congress president and veteran leader Kamal Nath gave him primary membership of the party at the PCC office. KL Agarwal was MLA from Bamori assembly seat in...
NEW DELHI: The UK is “clear-sighted” about the challenges China poses to the world, said Philip Barton, British high commissioner on Thursday. “On LAC, the progress that we have seen in managing tensions and engagements between special representatives to deescalate tensions is welcome. We hope there can be de-escalation...
NEW DELHI: The Railways Thursday said it has met all the existing demand of states for Shramik Special trains to ferry stranded migrant workers home, with the last service being operated on July 9. Railway Board Chairman VK Yadav said a total of 4,615 Shramik Special trains have been...
JAIPUR: Targeting Union minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat, Rajasthan chief minister Ashok Gehlot on Tuesday said the audio clips which indicate an alleged plot to topple his government can be sent abroad for forensic tests. Without taking the minister's name, Gehlot questioned why he is not coming forward to give...
NEW DELHI: Haryana Congress leader Kuldeep Bishnoi on Thursday said there is a sense of despair among party workers over the treatment meted out to young leaders like Jyotiraditya Scindia and Sachin Pilot, and also urged the leadership to promote mass leaders in every state in the war against...
NEW DELHI: Considering the ongoing pandemic situation and floods the Election Commission of India (ECI) has deferred by-elections of eight constituencies up to September 7 this year. The elections will be held as soon as the situation becomes conducive. The eight constituencies are - Bihar (1 Valmiki Nagar PC),...