Jyotiraditya’s MP visit itinerary

Bhopal, Dec 2 (UNI) Union Civil Aviation Minister Jyotiraditya M Scindia is scheduled to be on a two-day visit of Madhya Pradesh from Saturday, it was officially learnt.

On the first day, Mr Scindia will reach Guna via the state capital, Narsinghgarh and Biaora. Su

IOC reaffirms Chinese tennis star Peng Shuai's safety using 'quiet diplomacy'

Lausanne, Dec 2 (UNI) The International Olympic Committee (IOC) on Thursday reaffirmed the safety of tennis star Peng Shuai, who accused a top government official of sexual assault, using "quiet diplomacy" with Chinese sports organisation.

The IOC held a

Priyanka evokes UPiites to 'stand up & fight'

Moradabad, Dec 2 (UNI) Congress general secretary and in-charge of Uttar Pradesh Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Thursday calked on the people of the state to take a lesson from the farmers on how they fought unitedly to bow the government on their feet.

" Like the f

Cyclone Jawad: PM Modi directs officials to take all necessary measures to ensure safe evacuation of people

New Delhi, Dec 2 (UNI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday directed the officials concerned to take all necessary measures to ensure safe evacuation of people, in the wake of Cyclone Jawad.

The direction of the Prime Minister came during a high-level meeting c

Sensex surges 776.50 pts

Mumbai, Dec 2 (UNI) The BSE Sensex on top for another session on Thursday as it spurted 776.50 pts to close at 58,461.20 following gains in Utilities, Power, IT and Realty stocks.

The Nifty of National Stock Exchange (NSE) too rose 234.75 pts at 17,401.65.

Regret for your ‘misconduct’ first, Naidu tells suspended Rajya Sabha members

New Delhi, Dec 2 (UNI) Signaling once again that revoking of the suspension of the 12 members could be considered provided they express regret for their 'misconduct', Rajya Sabha Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu on Thursday asked the treasury bench and the opposition to find a w

Uber to allow booking through WhatsApp

Chennai, Dec 2 (UNI) US giant Uber on Thursday announced a partnership with WhatsApp in India allowing people to book an Uber ride via Uber’s official WhatsApp chatbot.
Nandini Maheshwari, Sr Director, Business Development, Uber APAC said, "We want to make it as

PM holds strategy meet in Parliament with top ministers

New Delhi, Dec 2 (UNI) As Opposition leaders continued their protests against the suspension of 12 Rajya Sabha MPs, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday morning held a meeting with top ministers on the party's strategy for the Winter Session.

Prime Minister

Several fishermen missing as over a dozen boats capsize off Gujarat's Gir Somnath

Ahmedabad/Veraval, Dec 2 (UNI) Several fishermen went missing on Thursday as more than a dozen boats capsized due to high wind speed and heavy rains off the coast of Gujarat's Gir Somnath district.

According to official information received by UNI, at least fiv

India logs 9,765 new Covid-19 cases, 477 deaths

New Delhi, Dec 2 (UNI) India has recorded 9,765 new Covid-19 cases in past 24 hours in the country, the Union Health Ministry said on Thursday.

According to latest bulletin issued by the Ministry, the latest addition has pushed cumulative case tally to 3,46,06,541