Prez, PM condole death of former Gujarat CM Keshubhai Patel

New Delhi, Oct 29(UNI) President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday expressed condolences on the death of former Gujarat Chief Minister Keshubhai Patel.
Expressing condolences on the death of Keshubhai Patel, the President said, 'With the demi

US backs South Korean trade minister for WTO Dir-Gen

New Delhi, Oct 29 ( UNI) The Trump administration has declared its backing for South Korea's Trade Minister Yoo Myung-hee to be the next Director-General of the World Trade Organisation.
"The United States supports the selection of Korean Trade Minister Yoo Myung-

It is time to consider making green buildings mandatory: Vice-Prez

New Delhi, Oct 29 (UNI) Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu on Thursday said that it is time to consider making all new buildings to mandatorily go green and environment friendly.
Inaugurating the CII’s Green Building Congress 2020 through virtual mode, the Vice-Presiden

Yogi govt should stop harassment of weavers: Priyanka

Lucknow, Oct 29 (UNI) Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra has written a letter to Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath over the issues of weavers and demanded the protection of their interests.
In a tweet on Thursday, Ms Vadra said, "Not giving el

Raid by NIA continues for second day in Kashmir

Srinagar, Oct 29 (UNI) National Investigation Agency (NIA) sleuths continued raid for the second day on Thursday in the Kashmir valley in connection with a case related to Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) and trust allegedly diverting funds meant for charitable activities to

India's COVID tally surpasses 80 lakh-mark

New Delhi, Oct 29 (UNI) India's COVID tally on Thursday surpassed the 80 lakh-mark after a spike of 49,881 fresh cases in the past 24 hours, the Union Health Ministry update said here.
Overall case tally of the country so far has now reached 80,40,203 , as per the data

Mah: Building collapses in Dombivli; None injured

Thane, Oct 29 (UNI) At least 75 persons had a miraculous escape when a portion of a double storied building fell at Kopar in Dombivili here on Thursday morning, the authorities said.
The ward officer Bharat Pawar said, around 0430 hrs, hearing the loud sound the occupants

NCP chief slams Centre over its policy on onions

Nashik, Oct 29 (UNI) Former Union Agriculture Minister and NCP chief Sharad Pawar on Wednesday slammed the BJP-led central government for its import and export policy, saying the bitter taste of onion was due to the contradictory policy of the central government.


Talks with China to continue: Rajnath Singh

New Delhi, (UNI) Expressing confidence in armed forces, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Wednesday said that talks with China for peaceful resolution of the border crisis would continue.

Addressing the army’s top hierarchies during the ongoing army comm

India, UK ink pact on financial services, infra, sustainable finance

New Delhi, Oct 28 (UNI) India and the UK on Wednesday inked a pact on financial services, infrastructure and sustainable finance, aimed at helping to boost jobs and investments in both the countries.

In order to build economic ties further, Finance Minister Nirmala