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Wahhabi fanatics oppose Krishna temple plan in Islamabad

New Delhi: Wahhabi fanatics in Pakistan have started protesting against the federal government’s move to support the construction of a...

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Indian Railways did pending maintenance work during lockdown

This is expected to boost safety and speed of train operations across the country.   New Delhi: The Indian Railways...

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RJD to field Karishma to blunt Aishwarya’s sympathy card

Aishwarya’s divorce saga has widened rift between Lalu, Chandrika Rai families.   New Delhi: The feud between families of Lalu...

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Italian firm to supervise Kanpur, Agra metro lines

New Delhi: An Italian firm–Italferr–has been appointed to design and supervise the development of the metro lines in Kanpur (32...

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ISI-backed groups in Nepal intensify anti-India activities

This is in the wake of the ongoing border tensions with China and Nepal.   New Delhi: Terrorist modules backed...

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Strongman Rama Singh’s possible entry creates storm in RJD

It has led to the resignation of party vice-president Raghuvansh Prasad Singh, also a former Union Rural Development Minister.  ...

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India’s largest facility for Covid patients is ready

The facility at Chhatarpur is ready with 2,000 of the 10,000 beds being made operational.   New Delhi: India’s largest...

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‘China does not want border issue resolved’

New Delhi: More than 16 years and 22 rounds of talks later, highest level of India-China talks to resolve the...

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‘IT Act does not protect freedom of speech’

‘It also does not protect citizens’ ‘digital rights’ and the government needs to protect these rights’.   New Delhi: Old,...

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Skill India mission: Centre trains Yoga instructors

New Delhi: As Yoga is gaining popularity among the people, it has emerged as a good career choice for the...

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Demand for uniform education system rises

A petition has been filed in the SC seeking uniform education across the country.   Even as the issue of...

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Railways’ Covid care coaches being sent to states

New Delhi: As the number of Covid-19 cases increases, the Indian Railways has started the process of sending railway coaches,...

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Pharma industry seeks govt support to revive ancillary units

A report has enunciated short-term and long-term recommendations for revival of the industry.   New Delhi: The Indian pharmaceutical industry,...

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‘Pro-China elements create rift between India, Nepal’

Nepal’s Parliament passes constitutional amendment bill changing the nation’s map.   New Delhi: Vested interests, aligned with China, are trying...

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BJP’s seats in RS may be twice that of Congress after polls

New Delhi: The BJP’s number of seats in the Rajya Sabha is likely to become twice that of the Congress...

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First signs of green shoots in auto sector

New Delhi: As country braces for “un-lockdown”, the Indian automobile is showing some signs of revival with increased demand. The...

New Delhi: Adesh Kumar Gupta takes charge as the new Delhi BJP President in the presence of outgoing Delhi BJP President Manoj Tiwari and Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan, in New Delhi on June 5, 2020. (Photo: IANS)

BJP picks Adesh Gupta to regain traditional voters

The Bharatiya Janata Party’s decision to pick Adesh Kumar Gupta as its Delhi unit president, replacing Manoj Tiwari, is seen...

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Western pharma lobby attempts to discredit India

‘The enviable position India enjoys in the pharmaceutical sector has made Western drug firms restless’.   New Delhi: As India...

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India asks Pakistan to jointly tackle menace of locusts

Since the locusts are also coming from Iran, India is looking at a trilateral response to deal with the problem....

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Acute funds crunch affects Spic Macay’s work

New Delhi: A voluntary movement for promoting Indian culture and heritage, that touched the lives of millions of youths of...

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‘Temples were not meant to become cash-cows’

Anuraag Saxena, founder, India Pride Project, spoke to The Sunday Guardian on a host of issues. Excerpts:   Q: Do...

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Demand to free temples from government control

‘If churches and mosques are not under government control, why only temples?’   New Delhi: Amidst controversy over the use...

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‘Labour migration won’t hit functioning of SAIL plants’

SAIL chairman Anil Kumar Chaudhary says during lockdown, SAIL kept its essential equipment in running condition.   The nationwide lockdown...

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Congress state units not keen on paying migrants’ railway fare

Party president Sonia Gandhi had said that her party’s state units would come to the rescue of migrant workers.  ...