The Election Commission of India (ECI) on Tuesday issued show-cause notices to Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) national convener Arvind Kejriwal and Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi for allegedly making false statements against Prime Minister Narendra Modi while campaigning for the assembly elections in five states. On the basis of separate complaints by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), the poll panel sought… Continue reading "AAP, Priyanka get EC notice for remarks on PM"
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday called upon people to finish off forces trying to divide the country with casteism and regionalism, saying Dussehra should also mark the burning of ideologies which are not about India’s development but about fulfilling selfish interests. Addressing a huge gathering at a Dussehra event here, he said the festival should not be confined to… Continue reading "Only a few months before Lord Rama take his place in Ayodhya: Modi"
An invite for a G20 summit dinner with ‘President of Bharat’ inscribed on it has set off a major controversy and fueled talk of the government’s plans to rename India in the upcoming special session of Parliament. Congress leader Jairam Ramesh called attention to the invite on X (formerly Twitter), saying, “So the news is indeed true” amid calls by… Continue reading "‘Bharat’ replaces ‘India’ in G-20 invite from President"
Chandrayaan-3 spacecraft moved closer to the Moon’s surface on Wednesday after it underwent another orbit reduction manoeuvre, ISRO said. India’s ambitious third Moon mission’s spacecraft Chandrayaan-3 after the launch on July 14, had entered into lunar orbit or the Moon’s orbit on August 5. “Even closer to the moon’s surface. Chandrayaan-3’s orbit is reduced to 174 km x 1437 km… Continue reading "Orbit reduction manoeuvre of Chandrayaan-3 performed"
Ahead of the 2024 Lok Sabha elections, a meeting of the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) MPs concluded on Monday in the presence of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Home Minister Amit Shah and Defence Minister Rajnath Singh. MPs from Jharkhand, Odisha and West Bengal were present at the meeting. In the meeting, a target was set to make India more developed… Continue reading "Have to win more seats this time: Modi tells at NDA meet"
President Droupadi Murmu arrived in Kanniyakumari on Saturday, as part of her 6-day visit to Kerala, Tamil Nadu, and Lakshadweep. She was received by Tamil Nadu Governor RN Ravi, Minister Mano Thangaraj, District collector Sridhar and officials. Administrators at Vivekananda Kendra welcomed her at Vivekananda Rock. As part of her plan, Murmu will visit the meditation hall there and would… Continue reading "President Droupadi Murmu reaches Kanyakumari as part of 6-day visit"
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said India and Bangladesh should jointly face terrorist and fundamentalist forces that threaten to attack mutual trust between the two countries. PM Modi made these remarks after bilateral talks with visiting Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, who made a strong pitch for early conclusion of the Teesta water sharing agreement. “Today we also stressed… Continue reading "India, Bangladesh should jointly fight terrorism: Modi"
Several world leaders, including presidents of China, Russia, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh and Nepal, have congratulated India’s new president Droupadi Murmu who assumed office on Monday and expressed their desire to work with her to enhance their respective nations’ multifaceted ties with India. Chinese President Xi Jinping on Monday congratulated President Murmu, 64, on assuming office, saying he stands ready to… Continue reading "World leader congratulate India’s new President Droupadi Murmu"
India has recorded 6,594 new coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours, bringing the COVID-19 tally to 4,32,36,695. India’s active COVID-19 caseload currently stands at 50,548, the Health Ministry said. With 4,035 recoveries in the last 24 hours, the total recoveries have reached 4,26,61,370. The daily positivity rate stands at 2.05 per cent while the weekly positivity rate at 2.32… Continue reading "India reports 6,594 fresh coronavirus cases"
India recorded 1,68,063 new Covid cases today, 6.4 per cent lower than yesterday, which included 4,461 cases of Omicron variant. The country also reported 277 deaths in the last 24 hours due to coronavirus. The daily positivity rate came down to 10.64 per cent today from 13.29 per cent yesterday. The weekly positivity rate was recorded at 8.85 per cent.… Continue reading "India reports 1,68,063 fresh coronavirus cases"