PM Narendra Modi

Caste census across India gets nod from CWC post elections

NEW DELHI: The Congress Working Committee (CWC) has expressed its support for the caste census conducted by the Bihar government and pledged to conduct a nationwide caste census. Simultaneously, on Monday, it strongly criticised the Modi government for neglecting its “constitutional duty” by delaying the decennial census, which should have been conducted in 2021 or shortly […]

41 Canadian diplomats may lose immunity in India after Oct 10

As per information from sources within the Indian intelligence establishment, New Delhi has communicated to the Canadian government its intention to withdraw diplomatic immunity for Canadian diplomats it wishes to expel if they remain in India beyond the specified deadline.

I’m heartbroken……with Ramesh Bidhuri’s invectives: BSP’s Danish Ali

NEW DELHI: Disturbed BSP MP Danish Ali, from Uttar Pradesh’s Amroha, who was scorned at with a mouthful of disparaging expletives on his religious identity by the BJP MP Ramesh Bidhuri in the Lok Sabha on Thursday, has described the incident as heart-breaking for him. “During the course of his speech, he directed the most foul and […]

Modi govt to table Women’s Reservation Bill in parliament in New Parliament

NEW DELHI: The Modi government will bring the Women’s Reservation Bill, which seeks to provide a 33 per cent quota, in parliament during the special session on Tuesday. According to top government sources, the Bill will be tabled by Union law minister Arjun Ram Meghwal in the Lok Sabha for consideration. The discussion on provisions […]

Parliament a sacred ground: PM makes emotional pitch on first day

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi made an emotional pitch to parliamentarians on the first day of the special session in Lok Sabha, calling the old parliament building a “sacred ground” made resonant by the voices of the 7,500 representatives who have served there over the past 75 years. “When a person who believes in […]

No alliance with BJP, matter will be decided during elections: AIADMK’s Jayakumar

Chennai: Strains between the AIADMK and BJP seemed to have reached a flashpoint on September 18 when Jayakumar, a senior leader of the Dravidian party, said that there was no alliance with the BJP and that any decision on a poll pact will be decided only during the election. He further said that while K. […]

India sends Samudra Prahari to ASEAN mission against marine pollution

NEW DELHI: The Indian Coast Guard Ship (ICGS) Samudra Prahari, a highly specialized Pollution Control Vessel, set sail on an overseas deployment to ASEAN countries from September 11 to October 14, 2023, on a critical mission to combat marine pollution in the region. The deployment is part of India’s broader ASEAN initiatives for Marine Pollution Response […]

How PM Modi celebrated his birthday?

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s 73rd birthday was a day packed with inaugurations and interactions, as he embarked on a metro ride, unveiled the first phase of a new convention center, and launched a scheme to support traditional artisans. He began his day by taking a metro ride on the newly inaugurated high-speed corridor connecting […]

I.N.D.I.A’s decision takes Bharat back to emergency era: NBDA

New Delhi: News Broadcasters & Digital Association (NBDA) has slammed the decision taken by the INDI alliance to boycott 14 anchors. The statement by NBDA, states, “News Broadcasters and Digital Association (NBDA) is deeply anguished and concerned by the decision taken by the I.N.D.I.A media committee not to send their representatives on the shows and […]

Western quibbles about G-20 smack of white supremacy

Reading the G-20 Leaders’ Declaration (issued at their annual summit last weekend) alongside the carping of several Western analysts makes one feels like Alice in Wonderland. Read in its entirety, the long and detailed Declaration shows a great deal of thought, inputs, and negotiations. Different lines in many of the paragraphs seem to reflect the […]