India’s energy sector will be growth centric, environment conscious: Modi

New Delhi, (UNI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said that in spite of various challenges, India is projected to emerge as a leading energy consumer and to nearly double its energy consumption over the long term.

Delivering the inaugural address at 4th India

Rajnath, Esper discuss ways to further deepen Indo-US defence ties

New Delhi, Oct 26 (UNI) A day ahead of India-US 2+2 ministerial dialogue, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday met his U.S counterpart Mark T Esper here on Monday and held discussions on ways to further deepening of defence ties between the two countries.

“India is deligh

India's nCoV storm weakening

New Delhi, Oct 26 (UNI) India's COVID-19 graph seems to be declining as the country during the past 24 hours recorded 45,148 fresh cases, a figure though high yet less when compared to previous months.

In the same period, 480 more people lost their lives. With the new additions

SC stays MP HC order of restricting physical campaigning for bypolls

New Delhi, Oct 26 (UNI) The Supreme Court on Monday stayed the Madhya Pradesh High Court's order directing political parties to switch to virtual campaigning for the coming state Assembly bypolls.

The Election Commission (EC) had moved the Apex Court saying that conducting elec

NIA arrests key accused in Kerala gold smuggling case

New Delhi, Oct 26 (UNI) The anti- terror probe agency NIA on Monday said that it has arrested a man wanted in connection with the Kerala gold smuggling case on his arrival at the Kochi International Airport from Dubai.

The National Investigation Agency (NIA) spokesperson and DIG So

Former Union Minister Dilip Ray gets three-yr jail in coal scam case

In this matter, Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has a registered a case pertaining to allocation of 105.153 hectares of an abandoned coal mining area in Jharkhand’s Giridih district in favour of Castron Technologies Limited by the 14th screening committee of the Union coal ministry in

SW Monsoon likely to make complete withdrawal by Oct 28

New Delhi, Oct 26 (UNI) India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Monday said that with setting in of northeasterly winds in the lower tropospheric levels over Bay of Bengal and extreme south peninsular India, the Southwest Monsoon is likely to make complete withdrawal around October 28.

Rahul says PM should reach out to Farmers

New Delhi, Oct 26 (UNI) Continuing his attack on the NDA Government at the Centre over the farm laws, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Monday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi should listen to problems of farmers.

In a tweet, the Congress leader, posting on his twitter handle a news repo

Expanding technology cooperation in India-US talks agenda

New Delhi, Oct 26 (UNI) India and the US are looking to collaborating further on cyber security, space and defence technology and digital economy as the two countries seek to deepen strategic convergence on security and foreign policy.

Ahead of the third 2+2 talks between defence a

Centre misusing institutions to target political opponents & civil society leaders: Sonia

New Delhi, Oct 26 (UNI) In a scathing attack on the NDA Government at the centre, Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Monday alleged that Democratic institutions in the country are being targetted by its political opponents.

In an article in an English daily, Ms Gandhi said that all