Ayurvedic doctor—turned—politician Raman Singh was on Thursday sworn in as Chief Minister of Chhattisgarh for the third consecutive term.
There is no plan to curtail the Winter session of Parliament “at the moment” as Lokpal Bill is “our priority” and other important business have to be taken up, Union minister Kamal Nath said on Thursday.
The indigenously developed light combat aircraft ‘Tejas’ would officially replace the MiG-21 FL fighter jet, Chief of Air Staff of the Indian Air Force, Air Chief Marshal N A K Browne said on Thursday.
Amid an uproar over the Supreme Court verdict on gay rights issue, Congress chief Sonia Gandhi on Thursday said she was disappointed that the apex court had reversed a previous Delhi High Court judgem
Thirty fishermen of Pudukottai district in Tamil Nadu were arrested by Sri Lankan Navy when they were fishing at Kodiyankarai, a senior Fisheries Department official said on Thursday.
Moving in line with equity market, the rupee dropped by 38 paise to 61.63 against the American currency in late morning of Thursday trade on good dollar demand from banks and importers.
The S&P BSE benchmark sensex dropped further for the 3rd day in the late morning session, moving down 131 points due to persistent selling pressure mainly in Auto, Metal, IT, Teck and Banking sectors on the back of lower global cues.
Organic food products from Indian farms will now be made available to UAE residents as part of a new deal signed between a leading UAE supermarket chain and an Indian organic food producer, according to a media report.
Union minister Beni Prasad Verma on Thursday strongly favoured Rahul Gandhi as Congress’ prime ministerial candidate for the 2014 Lok Sabha polls.
Leading Islamic seminary Darul Uloom Deoband on Thursday welcomed the Supreme Court verdict declaring gay sex illegal and asked the Center not to repeal Section 377 that criminalises homosexuality.