India

Former JD-U MLA to organise ‘drunkards convention’ in Bihar’s Siwan

Patna, Jan 18 (IANS) Janata Dal-United (JD-U) lawmakers and workers are backing Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's liquor ban decision, but a former party...

Long Covid in Indians 4x more post second wave: Experts

New Delhi, Jan 18 (IANS) People infected in the second wave of Covid have experienced four times more long Covid conditions than those from...

Sachin mourns death of legendary tigress ‘Collarwali’

Bhopal, Jan 18 (IANS) Cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar on Monday expressed grief over the demise of Indias first tigress to be radio-collared, who died...

Avoid mobiles, use desktop/laptop for virtual hearings, SC to lawyers

New Delhi, Jan 17 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Monday issued a notice urging lawyers to avoid joining virtual hearing through a mobile phone,...

Noted social worker Shanti Devi passes away, PM condoles

Bhubaneswar, Jan 17 (IANS) Eminent social worker and Padma Shri awardee Shanti Devi passed away at her residence in Gunupur of Odisha's Rayagada district...

AAP, Trinamool contesting in Goa to split non-BJP votes: Chidambaram

New Delhi, Jan 17 (IANS) The Congress on Monday alleged that the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) and the Trinamool Congress were contesting in Goa...

Karnataka logs 34,041 new Covid cases

Bengaluru, Jan 16 (IANS) Karnataka on Sunday logged 34,047 new Covid cases taking the number of active cases in the state to 1,97,982, while...

Strict laws and tax hike on tobacco products needed to keep our youth safe: Experts

New Delhi, Jan 16 (IANS) Experts have called for making India free from tobacco during the National Youth Week, being celebrated during 12-18 January...

BJP’s 3-tier arrangement for virtual rallies amid Covid restrictions

New Delhi, Jan 16 (IANS) As the ban on the physical rallies and road shows was extended for one more week, the BJP has...

Man arrested by J&K police for ‘hate campaign’

Srinagar, Jan 15 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir police on Saturday said it has arrested a 'hate-monger for hate campaign, bullying and anti-national activities' on...