Vote for change as Himachal looking for honest era: Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday asked the people of Himachal Pradesh to vote for change like in Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand and Delhi as the hill state was looking for an honest era.
IANS | Apr 27, 2017Read Story »

BJP is jealous of Bengal's progress: Mamata Banerjee

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee and BJP President Amit Shah on Wednesday traded barbs over development in the eastern state, with the former throwing an "open challenge" to anyone to show growth und
IANS | Apr 26, 2017Read Story »

Social media platforms banned in J&K

The Jammu and Kashmir government Wednesday banned all social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter and WhatsApp for one month in the Valley in order to prevent "anti-national and anti-social elements" from sp
IANS | Apr 26, 2017Read Story »

Haryana CM to interact with people on Twitter, Facebook

Haryana is poised to become the first state in the country to invite social media users to interact with Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar for faster and real-time redressal of grievances.
IANS | Apr 25, 2017Read Story »

More tourists visited Bihar despite prohibition: CM

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Monday said prohibition in Bihar had not affected the state tourism sector as the number of visitors, both domestic and from abroad, had registered an increase. He said tou
IANS | Apr 24, 2017Read Story »

India's cows to have Unique Identification Number

The Supreme Court was informed on Monday that every cow and its progeny will be given a Unique Identification Number (UIN) and will be kept at shelter homes run by state governments in every district after the
IANS | Apr 24, 2017Read Story »

Modi urges for clean, green planet

Prime Minster Narendra Modi on Saturday said that Earth Day is an occasion to reiterate a firm resolve to keep the planet clean and green.
IANS | Apr 22, 2017Read Story »

Passport office to come up in Punjab's Nawanshahr town

The government has acceded to the Punjab government's request to open a passport office in Nawanshahr town and also look into the issue of blacklisted Sikh youths settled abroad.
IANS | Apr 22, 2017Read Story »

Indian Navy successfully test-fires land-attack BrahMos missile

An Indian naval ship for the first time on Friday fired a land-attack BrahMos supersonic cruise missile. This puts India in a select club of nations with such capability.
IANS | Apr 21, 2017Read Story »

Jaitley will take up H-1B visa issue in US visit

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, currently on a visit to the US, will take up with the American administration the matter of restrictions on H-1B visas, the government said on Thursday.
IANS | Apr 20, 2017Read Story »