Modi launches Atal Bhujal Scheme for better management of groundwater

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today launched the Atal Bhujal Scheme for better management of groundwater, stressing on the need to use technology which helps prevent wastage of water in various spheres, including agriculture. Continue Reading

Prez, PM pay tributes to Vajpayee on his 95th birth anniversary

President Ram Nath Kovind, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and several Union Ministers today paid tributes to Atal Bihari Vajpayee on his 95th birth anniversary.
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Amit Shah asks Rahul, Pawar to clarify stand on Art 370 abrogation

Union Home Minister Amit Shah today hailed the Modi government’s “great job” of “integrating” India by scrapping Article 370, and asked Congress leader Rahul Gandhi and NCP chief Sharad Pawar to clarify whether they were for or against it. Continue Reading

72-year-old resident recalls how Velacheri used to be in earlier days

There is a hearsay that there used to be an underground tunnel connecting the shrine at Dhandeeswaram to the Marundeeswarar temple at Thiruvanmiyur. This must have been 1,000 years ago. Continue Reading

Code on Wages Bill: Govt’s wage move to benefit 50 crore workers

Labour Minister Santosh Kumar Gangwar asserted that the new Code on Wages was an important step for workers, employers, and state governments and it will benefit about 50 crore workers in the country. Continue Reading