• Rajya Sabha election underway in Gujarat
Rajya Sabha election underway in Gujarat.
8 Aug, 2017. \\ National.

Voting for the Rajya Sabha elections on three seats is underway in Gujarat from 9 AM today. The voting will end at 4 PM and counting will be held from 5 PM, an hour after the end of polling. Secret...

  • 103-year-old Sharbati Devi ties Rakhi on PM Narendra Modi
103-year-old Sharbati Devi ties Rakhi on PM Narendra Modi.
7 Aug, 2017. \\ National.

50 years after losing her real brother, a 103-year-old widow, Sharbati Devi on the occasion of Raksha Bandhan, tied a rakhi on the wrist of Prime Minister Narendra Modi today. PMO, in a series of twe......

  • Chinese newspaper warns India of military operation in Doklam
Chinese newspaper warns India of military operation in Doklam.
6 Aug, 2017. \\ National.

According to an article in the Chinese newspaper Global Times on Saturday, China is planning a small-scale military operation to expel Indian troops from the Doklam area within two weeks. “Chin...

  • M Venkaiah Naidu elected as India’s next Vice Presidential defeating Gopalkrishna Gandhi
M Venkaiah Naidu elected as India’s next Vice Presidential defeating Gopalkrishna Gandhi.
5 Aug, 2017. \\ National.

NDA’s candidate M Venkaiah Naidu has been elected as the new Vice President of India. He defeated Gopal Krishna Gandhi by 272 votes. Naidu received 516 votes while Gopalkrishna Gandhi received 2......

  • Voting underway to elect the 13th Vice President of India
Voting underway to elect the 13th Vice President of India.
5 Aug, 2017. \\ National.

To elect the next Vice President of India, voting is currently underway, which will conclude at 5 PM. The counting votes will take place after 5 PM. Till 3 PM 761 out of 785 votes were polled in the e...

  • Rahul Gandhi’s convoy attacked in Gujarat, BJP denies involvement as blame-game starts
Rahul Gandhi’s convoy attacked in Gujarat, BJP denies involvement as blame-game starts.
4 Aug, 2017. \\ National.

Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi’s car was pelted with stones during his visit to the flood-affected Dhanera region in Gujarat. However, he escaped unhurt. Banaskantha Superintendent of Pol......

  • 2 army men, 2 militants killed in separate encounters Jammu and Kashmir
2 army men, 2 militants killed in separate encounters Jammu and Kashmir.
3 Aug, 2017. \\ National.

Including a Major, two Army men were martyred and two other personnel injured when terrorists opened fire on a search party of security forces in Shopian district, Jammu and Kashmir. Following intell...

  • Cabinet clears proposal to extend proxy voting facility to NRIs
Cabinet clears proposal to extend proxy voting facility to NRIs.
3 Aug, 2017. \\ National.

The Central Cabinet on Wednesday cleared a proposal to extend proxy voting to overseas Indians by amending electoral laws. This was informed by a senior government functionary. For overseas Indians, ......