By end 2023, go from Delhi to Katra in less than 7 hours | India News

NEW DELHI: By 2023 Diwali, people can travel by road from Delhi to Katra (Maa Vaishno Devi) via Amritsar in less than seven hours. The National Highways Authority of India … Read More

Monsoon progress likely to slow this week: IMD | India News

NEW DELHI: Monsoon has covered a significant part of west and central India but its progress will be slower this week, the India Meteorological Department said on Sunday. The monsoon … Read More

Slight troop pull-back by India & China from confrontation at Eastern Ladakh, but Pangong Tso remains a big hurdle | India News

NEW DELHI : India and China have “slightly” pulled back their troops from three out of the four confrontation sites along the line of actual control in eastern Ladakh as … Read More

West Bengal extends lockdown till May 31, Mamata announces slew of relaxations | India News

File photo KOLKATA: Extending the ongoing lockdown till May 31 in West Bengal, chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday announced a slew of relaxations and said her government will not … Read More

E-commerce companies may resume full services from Monday, await states’ views | India News

NEW DELHI: E-commerce companies are likely to resume full services across most parts of the country from Monday under the fourth phase of the lockdown that allows greater relaxations, although … Read More

PM Modi appreciates song inspired by his call for ‘atma-nirbhar’ India | India News

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday appreciated a new song that has been inspired by his call for an “atma-nirbhar” or self-reliant India, describing it as upbeat and … Read More

Coronavirus pushes BJP, Congress to stop politics, do relief work | India News

NEW DELHI: The two biggest political parties – BJP and Congress – have put aside their respective major political works and shifted focus on relief works in the wake of … Read More

Covid-19: Why people flee quarantine centres | India News

NEW DELHI: People fleeing quarantine centres, struggling with unhygienic rooms and toilets, being treated like untouchables, living in cramped rooms, fighting for food. Even as Covid-19 cases surge across the … Read More

Maharashtra Covid-19 cases rise by 1,606 to 30,706; death toll 1,135 | India News

MUMBAI: Maharashtra on Saturday recorded 1,606 new Covid-19 cases and 67 deaths, including 41 in Mumbai, taking the case count to 30,706 and the number of the fatalities to 1,135, … Read More

Govt likely to bring in ordinance to amend Essential Commodities Act | India News

Representative image NEW DELHI: The Centre will amend the Essential Commodities Act to provide for notifying stock limits for a retailer or wholesaler only if retail prices increase abnormally—by 100% … Read More