Tuesday, April 24, 2018

76% citizens want death penalty for rapists: Survey

New Delhi: A day after President Ram Nath Kovindgave his nod to an ordinance on death penalty for rapists who attack children, a citizen...

Modi readies Rs 2 lakh crore social security plan for 50 crore Indians, rollout...

New Delhi: The Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) has given its approval to the labor ministry proposal on universal social security cover for 500 million...

Modi, Xi move on from Sabarmati riverfront to East Lake

New Delhi: As PM Narendra Modi and President Xi Jinping prepare to meet later this week, India and China are working to ensure maximum...

Cabinet likely to consider ordinance on Death Penalty for child rapists

New Delhi: The Union cabinet will take up for consideration on Saturday morning two draft ordinances, one prescribing the death penalty for those convicted...

Mission Gandhigiri: How PNB plans to recover bad loans worth Rs. 150 crore every...

New Delhi: Sitting silently with placards outside offices and residences of defaulters, the staff of Punjab National Bank hope to 'name and shame' such...

India urges UK to take action against protesters who tore tricolor during Modi visit

New Delhi: India on April 20 expressed “deep anguish” at the Indian flag being pulled down, torn and stamped on during protests on April...

19 crore Indian adults don’t have bank account: World Bank

Washington, DC: India has 19 crore adults without a bank account despite the success of the ambitious Jan Dhan Yojana, making it the world's...

Virat Kohli named in TIME’s 100 most influential people

New Delhi: Ola co-founder Bhavish Aggarwal, Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone, Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli and Microsoft’s Indian-born CEO Satya Nadella have been named...

PM Modi, May discuss Vijay Mallya extradition issue

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his ongoing visit to London for the Commonwealth Summit on April 18 discussed the issue of Vijay...

Communal incidents in the country rose by 16 per cent in 2017

New Delhi: Communal incidents in the country rose by 16 per cent in 2017 as compared to 2016; so did the number of deaths...