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Entire fleet of Delhi govt run DTC buses is ‘overage’, way past their ‘use-by’ date: Report

Earlier in 2018, Delhi government had submitted an affidavit wherein it had stated that the national capital needs 11,000 buses while its current strength stood at 3,760 buses.

No Kanwar-related celebrations allowed in Haridwar, city borders sealed: Uttarakhand Police

Forces have been deployed at the Haridwar border to request those coming for Kanwar Yatra to go back, state police chief said

How the TOPS programme by the Modi government paved the path for Mirabai Chanu’s success in the Olympics

TOPS covers sporting activities such as table tennis, tennis, weightlifting, wrestling, hockey, archery, athletics, badminton, boxing, shooting and para-sports.

Even as Pegasus story falls flat, here are the 9 ‘protocols’ Uddhav Thackeray-led Maharashtra govt has put in place fearing being spied on

Even as the Pegasus snoop gate propaganda peddled by vested foreign interests fell flat with no takers or proof, the Maharashtra government seems to be still afraid of a potential…

Delhi HC raps Arvind Kejriwal for not fulfilling promise of paying rent for poor in press conference, Delhi govt calls it ‘political statement’: Read details

Delhi High Court came down hard on the Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal for not fulfilling his promise made during a press conference on March 29 last year

UP Govt does it again, bulldozes and frees land from illegal encroachment by Rohingyas in Delhi. Watch

2.1 Hectare Land of Irrigation Department of, UP Government freed from encroachment, Rohingyas had been living there illegally.

J and K domicile rules amended: Spouses of women who married outside of the UT can now get domicile certificate

Spouses of Jammu and Kashmir women who married outside the UT will now be eligible for domicile certificate. Government removes earlier discriminatory provisions.

Four years of Yogi sarkar: 139 dreaded criminals killed in encounters, more than 1500 crores worth of illegal properties seized

Achieving the milestone was not easy for Yogi as he had inherited a state surfeited with crime and criminals from the preceding govts.

NMCG working to restore the upstream migration of Hilsa fish, catches in UP, Bihar are signs of success: Jal Shakti Minister

“The work has started now for the last one-and-a-half to two years or so. The results are coming. They are visible," said Jal Shakti minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat in the…

‘Only sensationalism’: IT Minister hits out at ‘The Wire’ for its report on Pegasus, says outrage a day before monsoon session ‘no coincidence’

The report by The Wire claimed that govt was using Pegasus to snoop on journalists, ministers, judges, opposition leaders and other notable personalities.