20 Central Enterprises and Units in Pipeline for Strategic Sale, Says Anurag Thakur

Anurag Singh said strategic disinvestment implies the substantial sale of government shareholding of CPSEs, which are not in priority sector, along with transfer of management control. Read the Rest... Read more »

Govt Spent Rs 1,196 Crore on Publicity of Public Schemes, Policies in Last 3 Years: Prakash Javadekar

Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar said the Bureau of Outreach and Communication under his ministry undertakes Information, Education and Communication (IEC) campaigns on behalf of the government’s ministries... Read more »

Sultry Conditions Prevail Across Northern India; Relief Likely for Delhi by Weekend: IMD

An India Meteorological Department (IMD) bulletin said heavy to very heavy rainfall was observed at isolated places in Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Meghalaya, Telangana, Rayalaseema, Lakshadweep and coastal Andhra Pradesh... Read more »

India sees 92,071 new infections in 24 hours, tally crossed 48 lakh; Manish Sisodia isolates self after positive test

India’s COVID-19 case tally crossed 48 lakh with 92,071 new infections being reported in a day, the Union health ministry said, adding that over 37.8 lakh people have recuperated so... Read more »

UN Agencies, Member States Hail India’s Commitment to Multilateralism Through Partnership Fund

India’s Permanent Mission to the UN commemorated the 3rd anniversary of the India-UN Development Partnership Fund Monday. The Fund, established in 2017, has so far supported 59 projects in... Read more »

CPI(M) Demands Resignation from Minister of State for ‘Influencing’ Gold Smuggling Case Probe

Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan told reporters that Muraleedharan was not functioning as per the position he is holding. Read the Rest at News18 Read more »

‘Some Sitting in Lok Sabha Without Election’: Jumbled Seating ‘New Normal’ at Covid-19 Appropriate Parl Session

With the normal seating arrangements disrupted, Ministers were seen scurrying for seats in the Rajya Sabha chamber as the spaces generally allotted to them were reassigned to the others.... Read more »

‘It is a Village Ruined’: How Baghjan Oil Well Blowout Singed Fields, Fish and Livelihoods

The sight of the flames that coloured the skies saffron and the sound of the blaze have led to people in Baghjan village complaining of disorientation, sleepless nights and... Read more »

Charge Sheet in Delhi Riots ‘Conspiracy’ Case to be Filed by Sept 17, Says Police Chief

Pramod Singh Kushwaha said that when they started investigating the Delhi riots, we first saw all the sites and found a common pattern that traffic jam was started at... Read more »

PCB seeks ECB help for creating bio-secure environment for Zimbabwe series

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has approached the England Cricket Board, seeking advice about creating a bio-secure environment for the forthcoming international series against Zimbabwe. Read the Rest at... Read more »