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Congress leader Abhishek Manu Singhvi to table private member bill in Rajya Sabha to enforce two-child norm
Abhishek Manu Singhvi to float a private member bill calling for enforcement of a two-child norm through incentives and disincentives
Coronavirus outbreak: Union govt invokes Disaster Management Act to regulate prices and ensure availability of vital protective items
Disaster Management Act invoked to regulate prices and ensure availability of surgical and protective mask, hand sanitiser and gloves.
Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa, during an emergency meeting of State Ministers and senior officials, announced that all malls, cinema halls, pubs, wedding ceremonies have been banned for another one week beginning March 14.
PM Modi proposes a joint strategy of SAARC nations to counter Coronavirus scare, many nations welcome proposal
Asserting that South Asia is home to a sizeable chunk of the global population, PM Modi exhorted the SAARC countries to leave no stone unturned to ensure the health and well-being of their people.
Coronavirus: Union ministers not to travel abroad, Rashtrapati Bhavan closed for tourists, Delhi schools and cinemas shut till March 31
Following the World Health Organization (WHO) declaration of coronavirus as pandemic, India has scaled up its responses and put in place even stricter controls
We have a responsibility, cannot bring untested people back to India in an epidemic situation: EAM Jaishankar on evacuating Indians amid coronavirus outbreak
S Jaishankar says untested Indians from foreign can't be allowed to enter India in the severe Epidemic situation.
Tamil Nadu government refuses to adopt resolution against the Citizenship Amendment Act, opposition MLAs walk out of assembly
Tamil Nadu government refuses DMK leader Stalin's demand for a resolution against Citizenship Amendment Act, said it will be cheating the public
Congress leader and grandson of Maharaja Hari Singh says 2011 census in J&K was fudged, urges govt to use 2021 data for delimitation
Grandson of Maharaja Hari asks govt to use 2021 for J&K delimitation, saying 2011 census data was fudged
There are sections of the world outside the media: MEA Jaishankar responds to international criticism over CAA and Delhi riots
On being asked whether India was losing friends abroad, following the Delhi riots, S Jaishankar stated, "Maybe we are getting to know who our friends really are."
Congress ruled Madhya Pradesh: Pakistan occupied Kashmir called ‘Azad Kashmir’ in State Board’s 10th standard questions paper
Madhya Pradesh State Board has called 'Pakistan occupied Kashmir' (PoK) as 'Azad Kashmir'
Delhi: Body of Muslim coronavirus victim cremated by Hindu family, body of Hindu given to Muslim family for burial
Just before burial of Coronavirus victim, the Muslim family learnt that it was body of a Hindu person given to them by the hospital
Delhi HC lifts gag order against media and victims in #MeToo sexual harassment cases against News Laundry investor Mahesh Murthy
Lifting gag order in sexual harassment cases against Mahesh Murthy, Delhi HC said that defendants have freedom of speech
Maharashtra: Chief Minister sits at home while Leader of Opposition tours the state extensively amid coronavirus outbreak
Despite being most affected state in the coronavirus pandemic, CM Uddhav Thackeray has hardly been on the ground taking control of situation.
Australian surfer Carmen Greentree abducted and raped for 2 months in a houseboat in Kashmir in 2004, pressurised to convert to Islam
Carmen Greentree has penned a book titled "A Dangerous Pursuit of Happiness" narrating her abduction and rape in Kashmir.
“I will kill all Hindus”: Pakistani man makes his kid display bigotry in all glory over construction of temple in Islamabad. Watch video
The temple in Islamabad has been a bone of contention for the Islamists in Pakistan.
The dark, disturbing world of mean and hateful ‘sly’ Bollywood insider gossip featuring Rajeev Masand, PinkVilla and others
Following Sushant Singh Rajput's suicide, prominent film journalists and critics were accused of writing vile 'blinds' aka unverified, vile gossip.
After spending 6 years trying to orchestrate the "coming of age of Rahul Gandhi", there are sections within the Left ecosystem that are visibly frustrated with him.
30 kg of smuggled gold inside baggage marked for UAE Consulate seized in Kerala. CMO's involvement with main accused Swapna Suresh alleged.