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18 October, 2017 8:29 PM Xi Jinping lays out vision for China's new era

Opening a critical Communist Party congress, president pledges to build a 'modern socialist country' Trump this year opted to withdraw the United States from the Paris climate pact. "No country can alone address the many challenges facing mankind; no country can afford to retreat into self-isolation," Xi told the delegates, among them Buddhist monks 22

17 October, 2017 11:51 AM Time for health revolution under the aegis of Ayurveda: Modi

Govt working towards Ayurveda hospital in each district, says the Prime Minister. The government is working towards setting up an Ayurveda hospital in each district of the country, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Tuesday, October 17, 2017 and asserted that time had come for a “health revolution” under the aegis of the traditional medicine system 22

17 October, 2017 8:19 AM Time for Ayurveda-led 'health revolution', says Narendra Modi

Underscoring the importance of Ayurveda, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said time has come for a "health revolution" under the aegis of the traditional medicine system and pitched for affordable and accessible healthcare. Addressing a gathering after dedicating the country's first All India Institute of Ayurveda to the nation here, the prime minister 24

16 October, 2017 6:50 PM PM Narendra Modi naming Congress on GST betrays BJP’s anxiety

Choice of language is vital to Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s communication strategy. On Monday, halfway into his speech, when he switched from Hindi to his mother tongue Gujarati, it sent out a clear signal to his core constituency: The prodigy had returned. Flashback to December 20, 2012: Modi had secured BJP’s third sweep in as many elections. That evening 30

16 October, 2017 3:25 AM Stones pelted, pro-Pak slogans raised after techie reports cow slaughter

A Bengaluru techie on Sunday fell prey to mob brutality as she was assaulted by over 150 people after she reported a case of alleged illegal cow slaughter taking place in Talaghattapura area located on the outskirts of the city. The victim, identified as Nandini, alleged foul play on the end of the police, stating that she felt 'trapped' in the situation 81

15 October, 2017 5:59 PM Bypoll cheer for Cong. as Jakhar sweeps Gurdaspur

UDF ally IUML retains Vengara Assembly seat in Kerala The Congress on Sunday wrested the Gurdaspur parliamentary seat from the BJP, with the party’s Sunil Jakhar defeating his nearest rival, Swaran Salaria of the BJP, by 1,93,219 votes in the byelection. Mr. Jakhar secured 4,99,752 votes, while Mr. Salaria polled 3,06,533 votes. The Aam Aadmi Party’s 27

15 October, 2017 2:50 PM Water released from Manjalar, Sothuparai dams

To benefit 8,124 acres in Theni and Dindigul districts Water was released from Manjalar and Sothuparai dams for irrigation of thousands of acres of land in Theni and Dindigul districts on Sunday. The water released from Manjalar dam will benefit 5,259 acres – 2,111 acres in Dindigul district and 3,148 acres in Theni district. Releasing the water from Manjalar 29

15 October, 2017 5:44 AM Gurdaspur By-Election Results: BJP Loses LS Seat, Amarinder Singh Hails Win as 'Revival of Congress'

The Congress candidate Sunil Jakhar trumped his BJP rival Swaran Salaria by a margin of over 1,90,000 votes in the Gurdaspur Lok Sabha by-election. Chandigarh: Congress leader Sunil Jakhar scripted a fairytale comeback on Sunday, winning the Gurdaspur Lok Sabha bypoll by a thumping majority after crushing electoral losses in 2014 and 2017. Jakhar, the chief 27

14 October, 2017 4:35 PM Akali Dal comes out in support of farmers

‘Don’t harass them for stubble burning’ With paddy harvesting picking up and stubble burning on the rise in Punjab, the Shiromani Akali Dal has come out in support of the farmers, saying it will not let them be victimised for burning crop remains. The State government had imposed a ban on stubble burning to check pollution and other health risks 24

14 October, 2017 7:55 AM Rahul Gandhi supporter of destruction, says Yogi Adityanath

VALSAD: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath attacked the Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Saturday saying he is not a supporter of development, but of destruction. Speaking at a rally here, he said, "When a terrorist like Isharat Jahan is killed by security forces in Gujarat, Rahul Gandhi came in her support." "Congress is a not symbol 70