No immediate plan to withdraw troops from J&K: Minister

The Centre has no immediate plans to withdraw security forces from Jammu and Kashmir, where Article 370 has been revoked, in view of the continued tension in the region, Minister of State for Home G Kishan has said. Continue Reading

Government’s inclusive drive in extremism-hit districts

In an apparent bid to connect Left wing extremism (LEW)-affected districts to mainstream India, 627 new bank branches & 947 ATMs have been opened in 30 most affected districts in last 4 years between 1 April 2015 and 31 March 2019. Continue Reading

BJP leader slams Telangana CM for calling Modi fascist

BJP State president K Laxman yesterday condemned the Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao’s remark that he had once called Prime Minister Narendra Modi fascist, saying it reflected his feudal mindset. Rao had said that the NDA government did not give any funds for the mega Kaleswaram Lift Irrigation project across Godavari river, which is to be inaugurated on 21 June. Continue Reading