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No matter how many protests happen, CAA will not be rolled back: Amit Shah in Lucknow

Shah reminded that Gandhi had said that Hindus and Sikhs living in Pakistan can come to India anytime. It will…

Over 19.6 lakhs new jobs added in ESIC payroll data in November 2019, highest net addition this financial year

According to ESIC payroll data, over 19.6 new jobs have been added in November 2019 alone

We are ‘too small’ to take retaliatory action against India’s palm oil import curb: Malaysian PM Mahathir Mohammad

Malaysian PM said at the U.N. General Assembly last month that India had 'invaded and occupied' Kashmir, following which India’s…

Union Budget 2020: All you need to know about the customary ‘Halwa Ceremony’ preceding the budget

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman is expected to present the Union Budget 2020 on February 1, 2020, in the parliament.

Commerce Ministry recommends lowering limits on import of duty-free alcohol and tobacco, is it contrary to global norms?: Here are the facts

The Commerce Ministry has reportedly recommended a restriction on the purchase of tax-free alcohol at duty-free shops to one bottle

Jammu and Kashmir: Administration releases list of 153 ‘whitelisted’ websites after broadband and 2G mobile internet was restored

Internet services partially restored in Jammu and Kashmir, access to 153 websites allowed through broadband and 2G

Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju directs SAI to dispose all pending sexual harassment cases in 4 weeks

Reacting to the Indian Express Report, SAI has claimed that "substantive deterrents" are already in place and that sexual harassment…

Gujarat ranks top in water efficiency survey under National Hydrology Project, Delhi ranked among the worst performers

Last year Bureau of Indian Standards had also claimed that water quality in Delhi is worst as it failed in…

Bru people will be no longer refugees in their own country, historic agreement signed to permanently settle them in Tripura

After nine rounds of repatriation failed, govt decides to settle Bru refugees from Mizoram in Tripura

Exclusive: After Minister Piyush Goyal, Prime Minister Narendra Modi not to meet Amazon and Washington Post owner Jeff Bezos

After Piyush Goyal, OpIndia has learnt that Prime Minister Narendra Modi will not be meeting Jeff Bezos as well

Minister Piyush Goyal not to meet Jeff Bezos during his India visit: Washington Post anti-India stand showing effect?

Jeff Bezos, the founder of Amazon Inc and the owner of Washington Post is in India for a 3-day tour

40,000 non-Muslims refugees identified as Yogi Adityanath led Uttar Pradesh becomes first state to implement CAA

Uttar Pradesh government has sent a list of 40000 non-Muslim refugees becoming first state to implement CAA

As centre notifies Citizenship Amendment Act, ‘left-liberals’ indulge in fear mongering and disinformation campaign

After Citizenship Amendment Act comes into effect, left-liberals continue peddling lies about it

Baba Ramdev welcomes restrictions on Palm oil imports by Modi govt, says it will help farmers and domestic refined oil industry

Although govt said that restriction on palm oil import was not country-specific, Malaysia's anti-India stand was important

Govt of India releases notification for Census 2021: Here are the 31 questions that will be asked during the exercise

As a part of the Census India 2021 activity, a notification has been released by the Government of India with…

Kashmiris will not give even an inch to Pakistan: Local leaders tell visiting foreign envoys

The local leaders and civil society members have told the foreign delegates that the Kashmiri people totally reject the lies…

Rich versus Poor nations: A debate that’s at the core of Climate Change discussions

Green House Gas Emissions, particularly CO2 and climate change cannot be delinked with the state of the economy and lifestyle…

How did Rohingya Muslims reach Jammu? Govt next move will be to deport illegal Rohingyas: Union Minister Dr Jitendra Singh

Union Minister Dr Jitendra Singh in Jammu asserted the govt's next move will be to deport Rohingyas

Anti-CAA riots: ‘Liberals’ brought back the ‘urban riot’, but Yogi Adityanath might have a solution

For over two weeks following the passage of CAA, India witnessed rioting on an unprecedented scale, especially, in Yogi ruled…

The New Worry of Depleting Journalistic Ethics: Suhasini Haidar lies in her The Hindu oped about India’s diplomatic ties

Op-ed by Suhasini Haidar argued that with respect to Kashmir, CAA etc, India should take note of adverse reactions

Phasing out single use plastics: Ban or eliminate? Need for alternative solutions to address multiple concerns

The main reason for the worry on an outright ban on single use plastics is escalating economic costs and job…

Uttar Pradesh DGP seeks ban on radical Islamist outfit PFI for instigating anti-CAA riots, Deputy CM seconds proposal

The UP police have obtained enough evidence and witnesses to build a tight case for imposing ban on Islamist outfit…

Ministry of External Affairs denies reports that Indian ambassador to Austria has been recalled on corruption charges

MEA says reports of the envoy to Austria recalled on corruption charges are mischievous, false and baseless

As UP government gets set to seize property of 498 anti-CAA rioters, Karnataka may follow suit to recover cost of damage

Uttar Pradesh govt has already identified at least 498 properties to seize them, which belonged to anti-CAA rioters who vandalised…