Ready for R-Day

Posted on   3:18 pm

The Republic Day celebrations are scaled down this year due to the pandemic. It would be without the usual festivity and fervour, with rigorous restrictions and stringent protocols.

Voters Day: PM lauds EC’s contribution

Posted on   2:08 pm

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said that the National Voters Day was an occasion to appreciate the remarkable contribution of the Election Commission to strengthen the country’s democratic fabric and ensure smooth conduct of elections.

Biden to reverse Trump’s military transgender ban

Posted on   1:12 pm

US President Joe Biden is set to issue an executive order to reverse a Pentagon policy that largely bars transgender individuals from joining the military, dumping a ban ordered by President Donald Trump in a tweet during his first year in office, a person briefed on the decision tells The Associated Press.