By RAJEEV RANJAN NAG On Monday, June 28th, 2021

Govt to give tourist visa free of charge to 5 lakh travellers

NEW DELHI : As part of plan to provide relief to the tourism industry, among the worst affected sectors by the pandemic, and to encourage travel activities, the government on Monday said that it would offer tourist More...

By RAJEEV RANJAN NAG On Sunday, June 27th, 2021

Delta Plus variant will cause more severe disease or it is more transmissible

NEW DELHI : Compared to other strains of Coronavirus, the ‘Delta Plus’ variant has a greater affinity to lung tissues. However, according to Dr NK Arora, head of the National Technical Advisory Group More...

By RAJEEV RANJAN NAG On Thursday, June 24th, 2021

J&K: Statehood would be restored “at an appropriate time” PM Modi

NEW DELHI : Union Home Minister on Thursday said the delimitation exercise and holding of peaceful elections in Jammu and Kashmir are important milestones in restoring statehood as promised in Parliament. The home More...

Oppn meet
By RAJEEV RANJAN NAG On Tuesday, June 22nd, 2021

Non-BJP actors discuss party’s future policies, role in 2024 Lok Sabha Election

NEW DELHI : Political strategist Prashant Kishor and National Congress Party (NCP) Sharad Pawar reportedly held closed-door talks on Monday in the national capital, further fuelling speculation of a third front More...

Covid Varient
By RAJEEV RANJAN NAG On Saturday, June 19th, 2021

Covid Delta Variant Found in Manipur ,Mizoram & MP

NEW DELH : A 65-year-old woman has tested positive for the new “Delta Plus” variant of coronavirus here, official sources said on Thursday. The development came even as the second wave of the pandemic is waning More...

By RAJEEV RANJAN NAG On Thursday, June 17th, 2021

Student activists Natasha Narwal, Devangana Kalita walk out of Tihar jail

NEW DELHI : Student activists Natasha Narwal and Devangana Kalita walked out of Tihar prison on Thursday, hours after a court ordered their immediate release in the northeast Delhi riots “conspiracy” More...

By RAJEEV RANJAN NAG On Wednesday, June 16th, 2021

Woman files rape complaint against Chirag Paswan’s cousin and ‘rebel’ LJP MP Prince Raj

NEW DELHI : After Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader Chirag Paswan mentioned of a complaint against his cousin Prince Raj Paswan of sexual misconduct, a woman on Tuesday night filed a complaint of rape against the More...

By RAJEEV RANJAN NAG On Saturday, June 12th, 2021

States must audit deaths to get data on mortality rate, says AIIMS chief

NEW DELHI : AIIMS Chief Dr Randeep Guleria called for all hospitals and states to do a death audit to ascertain the causes of mortality and measures to bring down the country’s death rate. “Unless we have clear More...

By RAJEEV RANJAN NAG On Friday, June 11th, 2021

PM Modi meets Amit Shah, Nadda amid amid Cabinet reshuffle buzz

NEW DELHI : Prime Minister Narendra Modi is reviewing the performance of select ministries, especially in the second wave of Covid, in a series of meetings beginning Thursday. Amid reports of a possible cabinet More...

By RAJEEV RANJAN NAG On Thursday, June 10th, 2021

CM Yogi met Amit Shah today, to meet PM Modi tomorrow

NEW DELHI : Yogi Adityanath’s meetings with Prime Minister Narendra Modi and other top BJP leaders in Delhi are part of the Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister’s effort to reassert control as he faces unprecedented More...