Bharat Ratna for Pranab fitting recognition: Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said the Bharat Ratna conferred on former President Pranab Mukherjee is a fitting recognition for his service to the nation. Mukherjee was conferred the highest civilian award by his successor Ram Nath Kovind on Thursday. Continue Reading

It’s official: President Kovind abrogates provisions of Article 370

President Ram Nath Kovind has declared abrogation of the provisions of Article 370 of the Constitution, which gave special status to Jammu and Kashmir. The move came after both Houses of Parliament passed a resolution in this regard. Continue Reading

Prez gives nod for UP Bill

President Ram Nath Kovind has given assent to a key Bill of Uttar Pradesh that will pave the way for reintroduction of the provision of anticipatory bail, revoked during the Emergency in 1976, officials said today. Continue Reading

Telangana exam goof up: BJP delegates to meet President, Home Min

Days after the alleged goof up in the declaration of intermediate exam results, BJP in Telangana have decided to meet the President Ram Nath Kovind, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh and other top leaders in the Centre this week. Continue Reading

How did IIT-Madras become best institution in India?

A total of 3,127 institutions participated in the ranking process under overall rankings, category-specific and domain specific ranking. In all, 4,867 applications for rankings were made by the total applicant institutions under various categories and domains. Continue Reading

Kathak artiste Seema Mehta gets Nari Shakti Puraskar Award

Kathak artist Seema Mehta, who is also the director of Kirtilals, has been awarded with the prestigious Nari Shakti Puraskar Award 2018, the highest National award for women, for her contribution towards women’s empowerment for over 15 years. Continue Reading