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'Vaccine diplomacy': Covid19 vaccines supplied to Bhutan, Maldives

Taking the 'vaccine diplomacy' forward India has supplied Covid19 vaccines to two of its neighbouring and friendly countries - Bhutan and The Maldives...

RSS Sarkaryavah Bhaiyyaji Joshi asks both government and protestors to find democratic means to end farmers' agitation, backs ‘anti-Love Jihad Laws'

RSS Sarkaryavah Suresh Bhaiyyaji Joshi, in an interview to the Indian Express, said that it is important for both the government and the protestors to find a common ground and put an end to this ongoing Farmers' agitation...

Railways Rename 'Howrah Kalka Mail' As 'Netaji Express', Minister says 'Netaji's Prakram had put India on the express route of freedom and development.'

Days before the 125th birth anniversary celebrations of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose, Ministry of Railways on January 19 in its release informed that it has renamed Howrah Kalka Mail as "Netaji Express"...

Muslims from Belapur contribute Rs 44,111 for Ram Mandir Nirman, “We tried to contribute like a squirrel”, says Haji Ismail

Muslims from Belapur in Shrirampur taluka handed over a Nidhi of Rs 44,111 to the treasurer of the Shri Ram Janmabhoomi Teerth Kshetra, Govind Devgiriji Maharaj and Rashtra Santacharya Kishorji Vyas...

Exhibiting India’s culture to the world: Ithihasa-themed graffiti adorn walls of Haridwar

Haridwar has been turned into a hub of Indian Ithihasa-themed colourful wall graffiti to make devotees and tourists aware of its significance in the ongoing Maha Kumbh Mela...

Hindus, Be Aware

The Uttar Pradesh Prohibition of Unlawful Conversion of Religion Ordinance, 2020, advocates a stringent law to put an end to forceful and unlawful conversions that are occurring in Uttar Pradesh. It varies from anti-conversion laws of other States as it declares conversion by marriage under the “unlawful conversion” category..

Either Convert or Get Killed

In December 2020, the UP Police arrested a Muslim man,Taufeeq, for posing himself as a Hindu to marry a Hindu girl from Kannauj, Uttar Pradesh. Taufeeq who used the name of Rahul Verma on social media befriended the girl through Facebook. Taufeeq’s lies were exposed when he shared his relationship status on the social media and relatives started asking when the 'nikah' was held...

Union Government announces Netaji's B'Day on January 23 as 'Parakram Diwas'

The Government of India announced on Tuesday, Jan 19, that the birth anniversary of iconic freedom fighter from Bengal, Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose, on January 23, will be celebrated as 'Parakram Diwas' every year...

Madras High Court disposes of petition against broadcasting Sanskrit News bulletin on DD Pothigai

The Madurai bench of Madras High Court disposed of a petition filed against the broadcast of Sanskrit news bulletin in DD Pothigai...

Senior Oncologist Dr Shantha no more, PM Narendra Modi shares condolences message

Renowned senior Oncologist and Chairwoman of the Adyar Cancer Institute Dr V Shantha breathed her last in the early hours of this morning. She was 94. ..

Reconciliatory tone: NSCN (IM) says it's "deeply committed" to solution

The NSCN(IM) has hardened its stand yet again on the issues of Flag and Constitution, but said the militant group is committed to solving the age-old insurgency problem. ..

Rattled Mamata hints at contesting two seats, her defeat certain warns Kailash Vijayvargiya

With the senior leaders deserting Trinamool Congress one by one, sensing an impending electoral catastrophe, West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee has hinted at contesting from two seats in the coming assembly election...

Baha’ i Persecution in Iran: Violence, Crackdown and Exclusion

The persecution of the members from the Baha’i Faith community in the Islamic Republic of Iran has become a serious talking point around the world...

UK invites PM Narendra Modi to attend G7 summit, calls India 'pharmacy of the world’

UK invites PM Narendra Modi to attend G7 summit, calls India 'pharmacy of the world’ ..

Aurangzeb: The Gold Standard of “Secular” History Writing in India

“The last of the so-called ‘Grand Mughals,’ Aurungzeb, tried to put back the clock, and in this attempt stopped it and broke it up.”—Jawaharlal Nehru ..

Nidhi Samarpan Abhiyan: Daily wage labourer from Andhra Pradesh donates Rs 1 Lakh for Ram Mandir

Annapoornamma, a daily wage labourer from Andhra Pradesh donates Rs 1 Lakh for Ram Mandir ..

Amid calls to boycott 'Tandav', Centre seeks explanation from Amazon Prime; Complaints filed against makers of Hinduphobic web series

 Hindu have always been on the target of Left-wing ecosystem, but now their mode of spreading hatred has been changed to OTT platforms from communal speeches, it is now becoming a trend to insult Hindu gods through OTT platforms whether it is the new release ‘Tandav” or Krishna and his Leela on Netflix and many moreThe Information and Broadcasting Ministry on Sunday, January 17, issued a notice to Amazon Prime over its web series 'Tandav'. The move comes after several leaders protested ..

TMC indulging in disaster management to save the party: Dilip Ghosh

TMC indulging in disaster management to save the party: Dilip Ghosh ..

Placards of Prime Minister Narendra Modi raised at pro-freedom rally in Pakistan’s Sindh

At a massive pro-freedom rally organised on the 117th birth anniversary of GM Syed, one of the founding fathers of modern Sindhi nationalism, protesters raised the placards of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and other world leaders to seek their intervention for the freedom of Sindhudesh...

Akshay Kumar donates for reconstruction of Ayodhya Ram Mandir, urges people to contribute

     Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar has shared a video on Twitter and Instagram, urging people to make contributions for the construction of Sri Ram Mandir in Ayodhya. He also narrated a short tale of ‘Squirrel’ who also contributed in making ‘Ramsetu” from Ramayan to inspire his fans to make donations. He began by saying that the previous night, he told his daughter Nitara, the story of a squirrel who wished to make her small contribution in ..

LRO accuses Bible Baptist Fellowship of FCRA violation, using foreign funds for conversion activities

Legal Rights Observatory (LRO) has exposed the FCRA violation Bible Baptist Fellowship in their latest tweet..

Karnataka anti-cow slaughter law to come into effect from January 18, lists provisions

The anti cow slaughter law will come in effect in Karnataka from January 18...

PM Modi flags off eight trains to Statue of Unity

Prime Minister Narendra Modi flags off eight trains connecting different regions of the country to Kevadiya today via video conferencing..

Bhutan Prime Minister congratulates India as Modi's 'vaccine diplomacy' makes headway

Bhutan Prime Minister Dr Lotay Tshering on Saturday congratulated India for what he said "the landmark launch of nationwide COVID-19 vaccination drive" and wished good health to his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi and the common people of India..

Nepal Foreign Minister Pradeep Kumar Gyawali meets Raksha Mantri Shri Rajnath Singh

The Foreign Minister is in India for the 6th India-Nepal Joint Commission Meeting. During his interaction with the Raksha Mantri, the Foreign Minister conveyed his greetings from the leadership of Nepal, and expressed his desire to deepen the bilateral relations..

Mumbai Police accused of tearing down Lord Ram’s posters in Malwani, 3 VHP workers arrested

Three VHP leaders were allegedly arrested by the Mumbai Police in Malwani on Friday. It is alleged that they were arrested for putting up posters of Ram Mandir Nidhi Sankalan Abhiyan, a mass contact and contribution campaign for the construction of a Bhavya & Divya mandir at the birthplace of Bhagwan Shri Ramlalla in Ayodhya and then, filming while Mumbai police allegedly tore posters of Lord Shri Ram...

LRO exposes conversion activities of Boro Baptist Church Association, alleges financial fraud

Legal Rights Observatory (LRO) has exposed the conversion activities and financial frauds committed by Boro Baptist Church Association over a series of tweets. ..

Prime Minister Narendra Modi launches world’s largest COVID-19 vaccination campaign

Today, India begins a nationwide vaccination drive against the novel coronavirus, which will be launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi at 10:30 am via video conferencing..

Falsification of History: Abu al-Qasim Al-Zahwari shown as the father of surgery in Kerala board social science textbook

According to class 9 social science textbook, Abu al-Qasim Al-Zahwari is the ‘father of surgery’; while it is widely regarded that Indian physician Sushruta had done surgeries way back in 8th century BCE. Al-Zahwari is said to have lived in 10th century C.E..

External Affairs Minister Dr S Jaishankar meets his Nepalese counterpart, Nepal approves use of Covishield vaccine

Nepal on Friday congratulated India on the "remarkable success" in production of Covishield and Covaxin vaccines and requested for early provision of vaccines to Nepal. This was conveyed by the Nepali delegation led by the visiting Nepal Foreign Minister Pradeep Kumar Gyawali at the sixth meeting of the India-Nepal Joint Commission..

Wooden portrait of Swami Vivekananda unveiled in the newly made Students Amenities Centre at the University of Hyderabad

The amenity centre is named as “VIVEKANANDA STUDENTS AMENITIES CENTRE”. After the recent unveiling of a statue of Swami Vivekananda at JNU, now HCU is also witnessing a change through the nationalistic sphere..

#FakeNewsAlert 'Media reports misleading, No extra fares being charged', clarifies Indian Railways

After a section of media reported that Indian Railways has hiked ticket prices in 2021, the ministry has clarified that ticket prices remain the same. Terming the reports misleading, the ministry said that there has been no change in ticket fares...

DRDO and Indian Army jointly develop India’s first indigenous 9mm Machine Pistol

The weapon has been developed in a record time of four months. The Machine Pistol fires the in-service 9mm ammunition and sports an upper receiver made from aircraft-grade Aluminium and lower receiver from carbon fibre. 3D Printing process has been used in designing and prototyping of various parts including trigger components made by metal 3D printing...

Farm bills have potential to represent significant step forward for agriculture reforms in India: IMF

"The measures will enable farmers to directly contract with sellers, allow farmers to retain a greater share of the surplus by reducing the role of middlemen, enhance efficiency and support rural growth," he said...

"Indian Army is and will always remain strong and capable," says General Naravane on 73rd Army Day

January 15 marks the day when Lt Gen KM Carriappa took over as Commander-in-Chief of the Indian Army from General Francis Butcher, the last British Commander-in-Chief of India, in 1949...

RSS Sarsanghchalak Dr Mohan Bhagwat celebrates Pongal in Chennai, offers prayers at Sri Kadumbadi Chinnamman Temple

RSS Sarsanghchalak Dr Mohan Bhagwat celebrates Pongal in Chennai, offers prayers at Sri Kadumbadi Chinnamman Temple..

NIA files supplementary chargesheet in Amit Sharma killing case

NIA files supplementary chargesheet in Amit Sharma killing case..

Stage set for world’s largest Corona vaccination drive: Vaccines being transported across the country

From Assam to Goa and from Jammu and Kashmir to Kerala, the vaccines were carefully and swiftly transported to far corners of the country...

Maharashtra minister Nawab Malik’s son-in-law arrested in drugs case

The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) on Wednesday arrested the son-in-law of Maharashtra cabinet minister and NCP leader Nawab Malik in a drugs case. Sameer Khan, Mr Malik's son-in-law, was called for questioning at the NCB's Ballard Estate office in South Mumbai in the morning. Sameer Khan reached the office at 10 am and was arrested after several hours of questioning, an official of the central agency said...

In a shocker, RTI reveals that NCERT has no ‘information available’ on Indian History

Distortion of Indian history had always been an agenda of the ‘historians’ affiliated with the left and it is an open secret that even NCERT history textbooks mostly written by those pseudo-historians have been used as propaganda tools. In the latest evidence to strengthen this allegation, a new RTI has revealed the carelessness with which NCERT handles Indian History...

TMC leader stands with a begging bowl, requests the left and Congress to stitch an anti-BJP alliance with Mamata

Roy’s call for an electoral unity should be seen as a desperate attempt to rescue his party from a defeat in 2021 assembly elections. BJP has been running a high-voltage campaign to win Bengal...

Sikhs for Justice offers USD 250K for raising Khalistan Flag at India Gate on Republic Day

Ahead of the 72nd Republic Day ‘Sikhs For Justice’ (SFJ) a US-based secessionist group that supports the secession of Punjab from India as Khalistan gave a call to the Punjab farmers protesting at Singhu border to raise Khalistan flag at India Gate on January 26 and receive a reward of USD 250,000...

India proposes 8 point agenda to UN Security Council to combat terrorism

External Affairs Minister Dr. S Jaishankar has said that COVID-19 has further aggravated the terrorism concerns for the world...

BMS demands Government to raise the cap of earned leave to 300 days

BMS demanded increasing the eligibility criteria of EPF scheme from a monthly salary of Rs 15000 to Rs. 21000 to make it on par with the ESI scheme..

Congress losing it last fortress: Rae Bareli Congress MLA felicitates Hindu Yuva Vahini leader for throwing ink at AAP leader Somnath Bharti

Rakesh Singh said that no harm had come to Somnath Bharti for having ink thrown at him. And at the same time, the former Delhi Law Minister had been given a befitting reply for his deplorable comments against Yogi Adityanath. He also called Yogi ‘Devtulya’ (Godlike) and that he had decided to felicitate the Hindu Yuva Vahini functionary for answer Bharti in the language he deserved...

Hindu Woman and her minor son attacked by unruly Muslim youth in UP’s Firozabad, culprits arrested

Ruby Baghel (32) was sitting at her shop in Rasulpur area of Firozabad district when suddenly Mohammed Adil and his brother Daood, Meharban Ali and one other man arrived and started beating and abusing her. They hit her with lathis, belt and hunter..

Tesla enters India, registers company in Bengaluru

Tesla CEO Elon Musk has finally entered India by registering Tesla as a company in Bengaluru. According to the details available on the Registrar of Companies website, Tesla India Motors and Energy Private Limited has been incorporated and the registered address is in Lavelle Road, Bengaluru..

"Make Left affiliated employees permanent, reaffirm Left character of the institution": Kerala Film Academy chairman's letter to state govt triggers massive controversy

“This is a classic example of nepotism. The Kerala State Chalachithra Academy is a publicly funded body and is definitely not funded by CPIM or AKG Centre. It is immature to say from the part of the Chairman of KSCA that in an academy aided by the state government, the appointments should be made to promote Marxism,” Kerala State BJP leader Sandeep Vachaspati told Organiser. ..

Pak, China form potent threat, their collusivity can't be wished away: Army Chief General Manoj Naravane

Army Chief General Manoj Naravane has said that a broad roadmap has been prepared to bring in all the new technologies to develop a technology-enabled army to meet challenges of future..

Seva Bharati's Vidya Darshan project in Kerala: Empowering the marginalised through holistic education

Vidya Darshan is a project aimed at uplifting the Tribal population, empowering them with Knowledge, best hygienic practices and providing the children with nutritious food...

Supreme Court suspends implementation of 3 farm laws, Govt to file affidavit on Khalistani role

The Supreme Court on Tuesday, Jan 12, suspended the implementation or operation of the three contentious farm laws until further orders and set up a panel comprising experts and farmers' leaders to hear the contending parties and resolve the two-month long impasse..

Why Swami Vivekananda Statue in JNU will inspire the future generations?

The unveiling of Swami Vivekananda statue in JNU is the story of persuasion, perseverance and preservation. Some JNU alumni conceived the idea and realised it with their own contributions as per the expectations of Swamiji from the Youth..

Kashmiri separatist Yasin Malik framed by TADA court for abducting Rubaiya Sayeed in 1989

Malik's outfit JKLF was banned by the Centre in 2019, in the aftermath of the Pulwama attack. The action was initiated against a number of separatist organisations in the Valley under Section 3 of the anti-terror law...

President Ram Nath Kovind, Prime Minister Narendra Modi extend greetings on Vivekananda Jayanti

President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi extended greetings to the countrymen on the occasion of Vivekananda Jayanti on Tuesday..

Kathua industrialists welcome UT administration’s Rs 28,000 crore industrial package, employment opportunities to rise

Industrialists in Kathua district of Jammu and Kashmir rejoiced the administration’s announcement of a new industrial package of Rs 28,000 crore to boost economic growth in J&K..

FIR lodged against Trinamool MP Kalyan Banerjee after BJYM complain about his derogatory comment on Goddess Sita

While addressing a rally in West Bengal on Saturday, the TMC MP claimed that Sita told Lord Ram it was luck that she was abducted by Ravana and not by his “chelas” or else her fate would have been the same as the Hathras victim. The video soon went viral on social media..

Chinese soldier apprehended by Indian Army on January 8 handed over to China

Indian Army has returned a Chinese soldier who was apprehended on the 8th of this month. Army sources said he was handed back to China at Chushul-Moldo this morning..

Jharkhand-based missionary group Xavier’s Hazaribagh Association accused of targeting Indian judiciary, campaigning for Maoist Stan & violating FCRA

LRO has alleged XHA’s main donor Jesuit Mission Australia of campaigning in favour of arrested Maoist evangelist Stan Swamy..

Jammu & Kashmir: 67.93 per cent decrease in Terror incidents, says Union Home Ministry

The number of terror activities in Jammu and Kashmir has decreased by 67.93 per cent in 2020 (up to November 15) as compared to the same period in 2019 said Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA)..

Tripura government’s five-day adventure sports festival attracts visitors, revival of tourism anticipated

Several activities including rock climbing, hot air balloon rides, archery, ziplining, jet skiing and rock climbing were available for tourists..

Halal certification is another form of untouchability, bring legislation to ban it: Swadeshi Jagran Manch

Swadeshi Jagran Manch Kerala state committee has passed a resolution seeking a total ban of Halal certification in India. ..

Suvendu Adhikari’s office vandalised, TMC’s hand suspected

BJP leader Suvendu Adhikari’s office was vandalised allegedly by TMC hooligans on Saturday night as the violence against BJP leaders goes unchecked in West Bengal. ..

Jamia Millia fires 23 sanitation workers belonging to the Valmiki community, 'no money for food' says terminated employees

A fresh controversy has hit Jamia Milla Islamia as it terminated 23 sanitary workers from work, all belonging to the Valmiki community..

NCPCR directs Bhopal Police to lodge an FIR against Shibu Thomas of Persecution relief

Shibu Thomas, who founded Persecution Relief in 2015 has a bogus story published on his NGO’s website regarding the formation of Persecution Relief. ..

Government forms High-Level Committee headed by Prime Minister to commemorate the 125th birth anniversary of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose

Some of the prominent members of the committee include Union Home Minister Amit Shah, Member of Parliament Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury, Sharad Pawar, former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, Member of Parliament Ghulam Nabi Azad, Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, BCCI (Board of Control for Cricket in India) president Sourav Ganguly, singer AR Rahman, Bollywood actor Mithun Chakraborty and many others...

Government cannot procure all Agri produce on MSP: Former Agriculture Secretary Dr Siraj Hussain

Dr Siraj was speaking at a webinar on ‘Production and Procurement Challenges in Agriculture’ organised by the India Policy Foundation on January 8, 2021...

Assam government launches free, dedicated bus service for women and senior citizens

Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Saturday had flagged off 25 pink buses to provide free service to women and senior citizens in selected routes..

Kerala: Communist minister praises compassion and love in Islam, calls Hinduism stubborn and unattractive

Kerala Public Works Minister G. Sudhakaran said that by 2075 Islam will become the religion with the most number of followers on earth. ..

'India’s airstrike killed 300 terrorists,' admits former Pakistan diplomat Agha Hilaly

Former Pakistan diplomat Agha Hilaly during a television discussion admitted that around 300 causalities were reported at the Balakot airstrike by the Indian Air Force. ..

India to rollout world's largest vaccination drive on Jan 16; Three crores Corona warriors to get vaccine in 1st phase

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has chaired a high-level meeting to review the status of COVID-19 in the country along with the preparedness for COVID vaccination. ..

Karnataka State Brahmin Development Board to launch schemes to help poor Brahmins

This includes two new schemes, ‘Arundhati’ and “Maitreyi’, which will provide monetary benefits to brides from the Economically Weaker Sections (EWS) among Brahmins...

Higher trade and investment is engine of growth to global economy: External Affairs Minister Dr S Jaishankar

India is always concerned about the international community and thus higher trade and investment actually could lead to growth of the global economy, External Affairs Minister Dr S Jaishankar said on Saturday..

Republic Day parade tableaus: Kedarnath Temple from Uttarakhand & Ram Mandir from Uttar Pradesh finalised

In what could be called a ‘cultural revival’, the tableaus having models of Kedarnath temple and Ayodhya Ram Mandir will be showcased in the Republic Day parade of 2021 by the state governments of Uttarakhand and Uttar Pradesh respectively..

Love Jihad: Allahabad High Court asks Muslim man to deposit Rs 3 lakh in the name of Hindu woman who converted to Islam to marry him

In a landmark judgement regarding the matters of inter-faith marriage, Allahabad High Court has asked a Muslim man to deposit Rs 3 Lakh in the name of the Hindu woman who had converted to Islam to marry him. The court asked Bijnior police to give protection to these couples...

Confessions of Umar Khalid and Tahir Hussain reveal the Islamist agenda behind Delhi anti-CAA riots

A charge sheet filed by the Delhi police in connection with the anti-Hindu riots in Delhi mentions the confessions made by ex-AAP councillor Tahir Hussain, Khalid Saifi and ‘JNU scholar’ Umar Khalid. ..

'Routine for Pakistan to come up with farcical actions': India questions timing of action against LeT terrorist and Mumbai attack mastermind Lakhvi

India on Friday said Pakistan actions on terror front like arrest order against Masood Azhar or so-called conviction of Mumbai attack mastermind Zaki Ur Rehman Lakhvi are 'farcical'...

'Halal has more financial reasons than religious,' says Hindu Aikya Vedi as the organisation gears up for public outreach on this Islamic system

Hindu Aikya Vedi is all set to launch a massive public outreach program in Kerala against ‘Halal Branding’ and has decided to approach higher authorities to ban such products and services. Aikya Vedi’s state general secretary R.V Babu has said that halal has more financial reasons than religious and this system eventually results in the monopoly of a particular community. He said, “We have no objection to hotels serving halal food, but things have reached a stage where non-Muslims’ jobs and business ..

Role of NDA Government in uplifting Indian Diaspora status

Indian diaspora is one of the prosperous and influential Diasporas of the world estimated at over 25 million spread across every region in the world. Every year on January 9 Pravasi Bhartiya Diwas is celebrated in India to commemorate the journey of M K Gandhi from Africa and to recognise the diaspora contribution in the development of India. Last year, Indian government celebrated the 150th birth anniversary of M K Gandhi. ..

Shri Krishna Janmabhoomi Issue: Shahi Idgah committee raises objection over the plea seeking removal of Mathura mosque

The Shahi Idgah Management Trust Committee in Uttar Pradesh's Mathura has moved an application in the district court, objecting to the admission of an appeal filed against the dismissal of a civil suit seeking ownership of 13.37-acre land near the Krishna Janmabhoomi temple and the removal of the Shahi Idgah mosque...

India to chair three-key subsidiary bodies of United Nations Security Council

The panels are, Counter-Terrorism Committee (for 2022), Taliban Sanctions Committee, and Libya Sanctions committee. ..

BJP will bring Love Jihad law if voted to power in West Bengal, says party leader Narottam Mishra

Senior BJP leader and Madhya Pradesh Home Minister Narottam Mishra has said that the party will bring law to end Love Jihad in West Bengal. BJP central leadership has assigned 48 assembly seats in West Bengal to Mishra. He also said that the party will bring cow protection laws. Bengal is notorious for being a centre for cattle smuggling from Bangladesh...

LRO exposes Ranchi Catholic Archdiocese: FCRA violation, support to Maoist Stan Swamy & Campaign against Judiciary

Legal Rights Observatory (LRO), in their recent tweets, have alleged Ranchi Catholic Archdiocese (RCA) of FCRA violation and supporting anti-national elements...

Army Jawans carry a pregnant woman on shoulders for 2 Kms to hospital in Jammu & Kashmir wading through knee-Snow

Army personals at Karalpura in Kupwara helped a pregnant woman to reach a hospital to on time for the delivery even as Kashmir remained cut off from the country due to heavy snowfall...

Conspicuous by His absence! Huge public uproar over the logo of Sree Narayana Guru Open University in Kerala

The logo of the newly constituted Sree Narayana Guru Open University has triggered a massive controversy in Kerala. The logo doesn’t have a portrayal of Guru..

Second COVID vaccination mock-drill across India on January 08

Union Ministry of Health & Family Welfare (MoHFW), as a simulation of actual execution, has planned another round of dry run or mock drill in all 700+ districts of all States/UTs, except Uttar Pradesh and Haryana, on 8th January 2021, to ensure efficient planning and management ofworld’s biggest COVID-19 vaccination programme. Uttar Pradesh has already carried out the dry-run exercise on 5th January. The vaccination mock-drill exercise will be carried out in the state of Haryana on 7th January...

Government approves Central Sector Scheme worth Rs 28,400 cr for Industrial Development of Jammu & Kashmir

Scheme while encouraging new investment, also nurtures the existing industries in J&K by providing them working capital support at the rate of 5% for 5 years..

Bhavya Ram Mandir Nirman: 50 thousand Sindhi families to contribute Rs 51 each

50,000 Sindhi families residing in Agra will contribute Rs 51 each for the construction of Bhavya Ram Mandir at Ayodhya. This announcement from the Sindhi families comes a time when Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) is gearing up for a massive fund collection drive at the national level. The Vishwa Hindu Parishad in its press statement earlier this month had said that it would start campaigning the Ayodhya fund by January 15. Also, it had said that the gratuitous amount towards building Ram Mandir would ..

‘Long Kept Secret’: "I Was Poisoned," says ISRO top scientist Tapan Misra in Facebook Post

Former director of Indian Space Research Organisation’s (ISRO) Space Application Centre (SAC) in Ahmedabad has alleged an “espionage attack” by “mysterious men” who tried to assassinate him twice. He alleges that the gang is targeting scientists and scientific institutions in the country and does not rule out this “modus operandi” for “adjusting” seniority within the organisation...

‘Long Kept Secret’: "I was poisoned," says ISRO top scientist Tapan Misra in Facebook post

  Former director of Indian Space Research Organisation’s (ISRO) Space Application Centre (SAC) in Ahmedabad has alleged an “espionage attack” by “mysterious men” who tried to assassinate him twice. He alleges that the gang is targeting scientists and scientific institutions in the country and does not rule out this “modus operandi” for “adjusting” seniority within the organisation. He has not blamed any person, organisation, or ..

Prima Facie evidence to show Umar Khalid and Tahir Hussain conspired on Delhi riots, says Court

There was enough evidence to prima facie show that former JNU student Umar Khalid and ex- AAP councillor Tahir Hussain and others conspired on East-Delhi riots last year, observed a court Tuesday while taking cognisance of the supplementary charge sheet filed in the case..

No permanent membership of Africa in UNSC is 'historical anomaly': India

"The African continent does not even have a single voice amongst the permanent membership of the United Nations Security Council to defend its own interests. This historical anomaly needs to be corrected by supporting the Ezulwini consensus," Foreign Secretary Harsh V Shringla said making intervention at the UNSC open debate on the ‘Challenges of Maintaining Peace and Security in Fragile Contexts’ on January 6...

Reality stares at ‘Khichdi Sarkaar’ in Maharashtra: Shiv Sena- NCP workers clash in Bhiwandi Election office

A fight broke out between the workers of Shiv Sena and Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) in an election office in Maharashtra’s Bhiwandi. ..

Centre rushes a high-level team to Kerala for supporting the State in public health interventions in COVID19 management

The Union Government has deployed a high-level Central Team headed by Dr S K Singh, Director, National Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) to Kerala. The team will reach the State day after tomorrow...

Health Ministry deploys multi-disciplinary teams to Avian Influenza affected districts in Kerala and Haryana

The Ministry of Health & Family Welfare has deployed multi-disciplinary teams to Avian Influenza affected Alappuzha and Kottayam districts in Kerala, and Panchkula District, Haryana...

Nehru rejected the king’s offer to make Nepal a part of India, says Pranab Mukherjee in Autobiography

Former Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru declined Nepal’s King Tribhuvan Bir Bikram Shah's offer that the Himalayan nation be made a province of India, writes late President Pranab Mukherjee in his autobiography, 'The Presidential Years'...

Steady decline in number of deaths; Daily Fatalities below 300 continuously since the last 12 days: Total 71 persons detected with the new UK mutant strain

Total Active Caseload, at 2.27 lakhs, further shrinks to 2.19%; Total 71 persons detected with the new UK mutant strain..

How severe is the latest avian influenza/bird flu outbreak? All you need to know about Union Govt's strategy to combat it

Status of Avian Influenza in the country (Ministry of Fisheries, Animal Husbandry & Dairying) ..

LRO unearth massive FCRA violation by Jharkhand’s Calvary Gospel Ministries, the organisation’s logo has wrong depiction of Indian map

Legal Rights Observatory (LRO) has levelled serious allegation against Jharkhand based Calvary Gospel Ministries of FCRA violation and using funds for conversion activities. LRO tweeted, “#FCRAViolation #Ranchi #Jharkhand's Calvary Gospel Ministries Trust got Rs 90.23 Cr from radical #Christian All India Mission- AIM for evangelization, @JharkhandPolice Special Branch accused them of funding violent activities wrote @HMOIndia for cancellation #ConversionMafia.”..

Islamist ‘Popular Front of India’ collected funds for organising terror camps in Kerala, says Enforcement Directorate

"Since PFI has raised substantial funds to organise terrorist training camps, its related activities and to disturb communal harmony...during the course of the investigation, details of numerous bank accounts of PFI and related entities were obtained and their bank statements were analysed," the ED said. "Statements of various functionaries of PFI and related entities were also recorded during the course of the investigation," it said..

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s passion for Tamil language and its culture explained

In July last year Modi described Tamil Classic “ Tirukkural’ as a treasure of rich thoughts and noble ideals, in series of tweets in Tamil and English, Modi said “the Tirukkural is extremely inspiring. It is a treasure of rich thoughts, noble ideals and great motivation. The words of respected Thiruvalluvar have the power to spread hope and brightness. I hope more youngsters across Bharat read it”...