Renovation of irrigation projects: Sahu

New Delhi: The Biju Janata Dal (BJD) MP from Berhampur Chandra Sekhar Sahu Tuesday asked the Union government to start a pilot venture for redesign of a few water system extends in …

Dengue ward at SCB

Cuttack: Three people were tried constructive for dengue even as an extraordinary ward for the vector-borne ailment was set up at SCB Medical College and Hospital (SCBMCH) here Tuesday. As per …

Protests outside Assembly: Woman scribe

Bhubaneswar: A lady recorder was seen outside the Odisha Assembly Tuesday requesting activity against a businessperson from the city who had purportedly assaulted her on the guise of giving her work. …

50% woman quota in panchayat polls: Pinaki

New Delhi: Biju Janata Dal (BJD) MP from Puri Pinaki Misra Tuesday asked the administration to acquire a Bill the House for conceding 50 percent reservation to ladies in panchayat decisions. Talking …

Sangeet Natak Akademi fellowship: Sonal

New Delhi: Tabla maestro Zakir Hussain and famous old style artists Sonal Mansingh, Jatin Goswami (Sattriya) and K Kalyanasundaram Pillai (Bharatanatyam) were given the Sangeet Natak Akademi’s esteemed cooperations Tuesday. The …

Wreckage of IAF plane AN-32 found in Arunachal

New Delhi, Jun 11 The wreckage of an IAF aircraft, which went missing eight days ago with 13 people on board, was found Tuesday in Lipo locality of Arunachal Pradesh, official …

Kerala as dear to me as Varanasi:PM Modi

Guruvayur (Ker), Jun 8 In his first public engagement after leading the BJP to a grand victory in the general election, retaining power for a successive term, Modi said he made …

PM Narendra Modi offers prayers at Guruvayur Lord Krishna temple

Guruvayur(Ker), Jun 8 Prime Minister Narendra Modi offered prayers at the  Lord Krishna temple here Saturday morning. He also performed the thulabharam ritual for which the temple authorities had reportedly arranged …

Narendra Modi takes oath as PM for second term

New Delhi, May 30  Narendra Modi was on Thursday sworn in as country’s Prime Minister for a second term, heading the National Democratic Alliance government in the presence of a large …

As congress reels under crisis, party leaders meet Rahul

New Delhi, May 28 After being incommunicado for a day, Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday held a series of meetings with party leaders including his sister Priyanka Gandhi Vadra and …

Ready to be leader of the Congress party in the Lok Sabha:Sashi Tharoor

New Delhi:Senior Congress leader Shashi Tharoor has said that he is ready to take the responsibility of the Leader of the Congress party in the Lok Sabha if party offers him …

Criminal case filed against Kerala DGP Jacob Thomas over autobiography

Thiruvananthapuram, May 27 Kerala Director General of Police Jacob Thomas, who is under suspension for the past 18 months for alleged violation of service rules, is now facing a criminal case …

President Ram Nath Kovind dissolves 16th Lok Sabha

New Delhi, May 25 President Ram Nath Kovind Saturday dissolved the 16th Lok Sabha with immediate effect on recommendation of the Union cabinet, the Rashtrapati Bhavan said in a statement. A …

Facebook plans to launch its cryptocurrency next year

London:Facebook, which owns WhatsApp and Instagram, is gearing up to launch its own cryptocurrency next year, the BBC reported on Friday. Called “GlobalCoin,” the cryptocurrency would work with a new digital …

Cong Working Committee meets to review party’s failure in LS polls

New Delhi, May 25 Top Congress leaders from across the country Saturday got together to review the party’s drubbing in the Lok Sabha polls, as the Congress Working Committee meeting got …