No plans for NRC at national-level yet: Home Ministry

New Delhi, Nov 30 (UNI) The Union Home Ministry on Tuesday said no decision has been taken on preparing a National Register of Indian Citizens at the national-level yet.

In a written reply to a question in Lok Sabha, Minister of State for Home Nityanand Rai said, &

Vijay Mallya: SC adjourns order on quantum of sentence to Jan 18

New Delhi, Nov 30 (UNI) The Supreme Court on Tuesday adjourned the order on quantum of sentence against Kingfisher liquor baron and fugitive businessman Vijay Mallya to January 18, in connection with the case in which he was held guilty of contempt of court by this court in 2017.

Lok Sabha adjourned for the day

New Delhi, Nov 30 (UNI) Lok Sabha was adjourned for the day on Tuesday, after protests by TRS MPs on farmers issues.

The House saw its first adjournment soon after meeting. Congress, DMK, NCP, NC and some other parties staged a walkout in the Lower House over suspe

PM Modi to inaugurate ‘InFinity Forum’ on Dec 3

New Delhi, Nov 30 (UNI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the ‘InFinity Forum’, a thought leadership Forum on FinTech on December 3 via video conferencing, a statement said on Tuesday.

The event is being hosted by International Financial Serv

India logs 6,990 new Covid cases, 190 deaths

New Delhi, Nov 30 (UNI) A total of 6,990 people have tested positive for Covid-19 during the past 24 hours in the country, the Union Health Ministry said on Tuesday.

According to the bulletin issued by the Ministry, the latest addition has pushed the cumulative cas

No Congress, Allies ruled state able to cross 90% coverage of single-dose immunisation: sources

New Delhi,  (UNI) Congress or its allied ruled states have failed to accelerate the immunisation programme against COVID-19, official sources said on Monday.

The sources revealed that no Congress or its allied ruled states have so far been able to provide the

India stands by African countries hit by Omicron, ready to supply vaccines, life-saving drugs

New Delhi, (UNI) Even as most countries began slapping travel bans on African countries, India on Monday offered support for Africa to combat the newly-emerged Omicron variant of the Covid-19 pandemic, including through supply of vaccines, life-saving drugs, PPE kits, gloves and

Air Pollution: Ban on entry of trucks extended till Dec 7; restriction on construction and demolition to continue in Delhi

New Delhi, Nov 29 (UNI) Ban on entry of trucks in the National Capital Territory of Delhi has extended exempting essential, CNG and electric-run trucks till December 7 while the restrictions on construction and demolition activities continues till further orders, Delhi Environmen

12 Rajya Sabha opposition members suspended for remaining Winter session

New Delhi, Nov 29 (UNI) As many as 12 Rajya Sabha members from Opposition parties were suspended on Monday for the rest of the Winter session of Parliament, for creating ruckus during the Monsoon session.
The suspended members included six from Congress, two from Shiv Sena

SC expresses concern over rising air pollution levels in Delhi-NCR

New Delhi, Nov 29 (UNI) The Supreme Court on Monday directed the governments of Delhi, Haryana, Uttar Pradesh, Punjab and Haryana to comply with the directions issued by the Commission for Air Quality Management in Delhi-NCR and sought compliance reports from them to be submitted