Indian democracy strengthened by poll verdict : PM Modi

Indian democracy strengthened by poll verdict : PM Modi

🕔23:39, 9.Jun 2019

Colombo, June 9 (IANS) Indian democracy has been strengthened by the sweeping mandate in the general elections, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said here on Sunday, adding that democracy is a part of Indian culture. “The results of the Lok Sabha elections

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Terrorism a joint threat, needs collective action : PM Modi

Terrorism a joint threat, needs collective action : PM Modi

🕔23:30, 9.Jun 2019

Colombo, June 9 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday met Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena for the second time in 10 days and agreed that terrorism was a “joint threat” that needed collective and focussed action. The two leaders had

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No new cases of Nipah virus in Kerala : Harsh Vardhan

No new cases of Nipah virus in Kerala : Harsh Vardhan

🕔23:24, 9.Jun 2019

New Delhi, June 9 (IANS) Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan said on Sunday that no new cases of Nipah virus have been reported in Kerala, saying that the condition of the patients who tested positive for the virus was improving. “As

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Revamp education to equip youth for 21st century : Venkaiah Naidu

Revamp education to equip youth for 21st century : Venkaiah Naidu

🕔23:22, 9.Jun 2019

Bengaluru, June 9 (IANS) Vice-President M. Venkaiah Naidu on Sunday called upon the stakeholders to revamp the education system to equip the youth with knowledge, skill and attitude required for the 21st century. “As education is a catalyst for growth, nations

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Home Minister Amit Shah enforces ‘zero-tolerance’ policy towards terrorism in J&K (IANS Special)

Home Minister Amit Shah enforces ‘zero-tolerance’ policy towards terrorism in J&K (IANS Special)

🕔23:21, 9.Jun 2019

New Delhi, June 9 (IANS) In a series of meetings since assuming charge, Union Home Minister Amit Shah has been focused on carrying on a “zero-tolerance” policy towards terrorism in Jammu and Kashmir with clear instructions to the security establishment to

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PM Modi offers prayers at Tirumala temple

PM Modi offers prayers at Tirumala temple

🕔23:20, 9.Jun 2019

Tirupati, June 9 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday offered prayers at the Lord Venkateswara temple here. Accompanied by Andhra Pradesh Governor E.S.L. Narasimhan and Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy, Modi had “darshan” of the deity at the famous

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Dark web listings of malware on the rise : Study

Dark web listings of malware on the rise : Study

🕔14:43, 9.Jun 2019

London, June 8 (IANS) There has been a 20 per cent rise in the dark net listings of malware targeting enterprises, warns a study. The dark net is that part of the Internet which is inaccessible when using standard browsers like

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Demonetisation, Aadhaar spurred digital payments growth : RBI

Demonetisation, Aadhaar spurred digital payments growth : RBI

🕔14:41, 9.Jun 2019

New Delhi, June 8 (IANS) After the demonetisation of Rs 500 and Rs 1000 notes in 2016 pushed digital payments, Aadhaar-enabled electronic know your customer (eKYC) resulted in an exponential growth of such payments in the country, according to a new

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MCA to look at new framework for credit rating agencies for strong corporate governance

MCA to look at new framework for credit rating agencies for strong corporate governance

🕔14:40, 9.Jun 2019

New Delhi, June 8 (IANS) The Ministry of Corporate Affairs is likely to take a relook at a new framework of credit rating agencies as a strong corporate governance structure is essential for a market economy, Corporate Affairs Secretary Injeti Srinivas

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Taj city’s green push: Over 1 cr saplings to be planted this monsoon

Taj city’s green push: Over 1 cr saplings to be planted this monsoon

🕔14:37, 9.Jun 2019

Agra, June 9 (IANS) Come July-August the Uttar Pradesh Forest Department has announced planting of a record 1.02 crore saplings here to tackle a spike in the air pollution figures in the eco-sensitive Taj Trapezium Zone. Despite the state machineries continued

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Southwest monsoon further advances in Kerala, TN

Southwest monsoon further advances in Kerala, TN

🕔14:36, 9.Jun 2019

Thiruvananthapuram, June 9 (IANS) After the onset of the Southwest monsoon was delayed by a week, the India Meteorological Department on Sunday said it has further advanced in the south Arabian Sea, most parts of Lakshadweep and some parts of Kerala

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Social media brings ‘paradigm shift’ to governance in India

Social media brings ‘paradigm shift’ to governance in India

🕔14:34, 9.Jun 2019

New Delhi, June 9 (IANS) For the Generation Z, it has already become a way of life – tweeting about the problems while getting a passport or writing a Facebook post about the sanitary conditions on trains and expecting a response

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Love for bikes makes these Army officers hit roads to relive their passion

Love for bikes makes these Army officers hit roads to relive their passion

🕔14:31, 9.Jun 2019

New Delhi, June 9 (IANS) Army life is known for its adventure, but there are a few officers, serving and retired, who are experiencing this by going beyond the framework of their duties. They do so through the wanderlust and passion

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