DCW issues notice over LGBTQI+ community

New Delhi, Sep 24 (UNI) The Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) on Saturday issued a notice to the Social Welfare Department of the Delhi government seeking details of steps taken by it to ensure the welfare of the LGBTQI+ community.

The department has been asked to i

India, Pakistan should settle Kashmir issue for development and peace: Mehbooba Mufti

Srinagar, Sep 24 (UNI) Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) President Mehbooba Mufti on Saturday said that India and Pakistan should sit together and settle the Kashmir issue to pave way for the peace and development in the sub-continent.

“Both India and Pakistan s

Ankita Bhandari's body recovered: Uttarakhand CM

Dehradun, Sep 24 (UNI) The remains of 19-year-old Ankita Bhandari, who was reported missing for five days, was recovered on Saturday morning, Uttarakhand Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami announced.

A Special Investigation Team has been formed to probe the matter,

PM asks Himachal youth to choose BJP

Shimla/Mandi, Sep 24 (UNI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday urged the youths in Himachal Pradesh to vote for the BJP, saying the Central and state governments are doing a lot to provide them employment.

Addressing an election rally virtually after bad weath

Rajnath to visit HP on Sep 26

Hamirpur (HP), Sep 24 (UNI) Preparations are in full swing for the day-long visit of Defense Minister Rajnath Singh to Bhadoli in poll-bound Himachal Pradesh on Monday.

Singh will honour families of those martyrs who had sacrificed their lives post Independence in

Rahul's Bharat Jodo Yatra resumes from Perambra

Thrissur(Kerala), Sep 24 (UNI) After a day's halt, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi's 'Bharat Jodo Yatra' resumed from Perambra Junction here on Saturday.

The 17th day of Yatra, which commenced with the involvement of hundreds of people, will halt at Am

Taxi, auto fares to go up in Mumbai

Mumbai, Sep 24 (UNI) The Maharashtra State Transport Department has agreed to raise the minimum fares of taxis by Rs 3 and auto-rickshaws by Rs 2 from October 1.

Transport Department officials said the decision will be approved by the Mumbai Metropolitan Region Tra

Bombay HC allows Uddhav Thackeray to hold Dussehra rally at Shivaji Park

Mumbai, Sep 23 (UNI) In a major setback to Maharashtra Chief Minister Eknath Shinde-led group of Shiv Sena, the Bombay High Court on Friday allowed party chief Uddhav Thackery group to hold Dussehra rally at Shivaji Park on October 5.

Stating that the BMC order whi

New Delhi issues advisory on hate crimes against Indians in Canada

New Delhi, Sep 23 (UNI) India on Friday issued an advisory to Indian students in Canada to exercise due caution and remain vigilant in view of the increasing incidences of hate crimes, sectarian violence and anti-India activities in the country.

"There has bee

Don't comment on Cong president poll candidates: Party to spokespersons

New Delhi, Sep 23 (UNI) Ahead of the Congress presidential election which is likely to see a contest after 22 years, Congress General Secretary Jairam Ramesh has told party spokespersons to refrain from making any comments on those contesting the polls, sources said on Friday.