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India5, Sep 2020, 11:45 AM
Abolition of question hour: Stats nail lie of opposition parties, concerns raised only a farce
The concerns of the opposition parties over the proposal of not having the Question Hour during the forthcoming Monsoon Session of the Parliament has made headlines in the media. However, a reality check revealed that this spirit of commitment to Question Hour, given its importance as stated by the opposition did not reflect in the House during the five-year period of 2015-2019
India28, Aug 2020, 6:10 PM
Congress’s letter of dissent: Senior leaders explain how youth have overwhelmingly voted for Narendra Modi
In the letter of dissent shot off to AICC president Sonia Gandhi, the signatories rue the loss of youngsters and how Congress has failed to have an introspection since its political debacle 2019
India5, Aug 2020, 7:16 PM
On first anniversary of abrogation of Article 370, Ram temple accomplished. What’s next for PM Modi?
On the first anniversary of abrogation of Articles 370 and 35A, Prime Minister Narendra Modi performed bhoomi pujan for the Ram temple in Ayodhya. With two of the promises mentioned in the Lok Sabha 2019 manifesto fulfilled, what next for Modi?
India31, Jul 2020, 11:10 AM
Centre approves Meghalaya government’s proposal for setting up directorate of AYUSH, confirms minister
The Meghalaya health minister said that the Union AYUSH ministry has also agreed in principle to sanction 13 of the 19 AYUSH health and wellness centres for Meghalaya proposed during 2019-20
India4, Jul 2020, 1:12 PM
Former American NSA John Bolton says India’s reaction on Balakot airstrike was appropriate
During the India-Pakistan crisis in 2019, India showed restraint and acted in a balanced way, said former US National Security Advisor (NSA) John Bolton
Views9, Jun 2020, 7:30 PM
Secularising Terrorism: How pre-NDA governments have compromised for their vote bank politics
Before the present NDA came to power in India in 2014, with a repeat return in 2019, the erstwhile governments, (reference is inferential), have mostly compromised for their vote bank politics, to try to secularize the acts of terrorism in some parts of India particularly in the state of Jammu and Kashmir
India30, May 2020, 1:37 PM
PM Modi's letter to Indians on his first anniversary of second term
From 2014 to 2019, India’s stature rose significantly. The dignity of the poor was enhanced. The nation achieved financial inclusion, free gas and electricity connections, total sanitation coverage, and made progress towards ensuring ‘housing for all’.
Other Sports9, May 2020, 3:41 PM
Coronavirus lockdown: HI conducts basic coaching course online for Indian hockey players
HI Level 'basic' coaching course is a part of a meticulously-designed coaching programme, known as the Hockey India Coaching Education Pathway which was launched in 2019
India8, Mar 2020, 4:42 PM
#WomensDay2020: India sees sharp increase in women employability across sectors
The number of women working India Inc has risen from 19 percent in 2016 to 25.7 percent in 2019. This year, it is expected to increase to 26%.
India3, Mar 2020, 4:23 PM
Watching our language: The importance of the Sanskrit Universities Bill 2019
The passage of Sanskrit Universities Bill 2019 in the Rajya Sabha would lead to the conversion of three Sanskrit universities to deemed-to-be universities
Sports27, Feb 2020, 6:28 PM
Maria Sharapova Retires: A Look Back At The 5-time Grand Slam Winner's Career
Five-time Grand Slam winner Maria Sharapova, one of the world's most recognisable and highest-paid sportswomen, on February 26, announced her retirement at the age of 32. "Tennis - I'm saying goodbye," Sharapova said in an article for Vogue and Vanity Fair magazines. She added, "After 28 years and five Grand Slam titles, though, I'm ready to scale another mountain - to compete on a different type of terrain." Sharapova burst onto the scene as a supremely gifted teenager and won her Grand Slams before serving a 15-month ban for failing a drugs test at the 2016 Australian Open. The Russian former world number one's ranking is currently 373rd. Sharapova has hardly played in the past year because of long-standing shoulder problems. Watch this video to know more about her illustrious career.
India26, Feb 2020, 1:49 PM
When Indira Gandhi Described Veer Savarkar As A 'Remarkable Son Of India'
In 2019, a controversy erupted after Congress party vehemently opposed Conferring India’s highest civilian award, Bharat Ratna, to one of India’s greatest heroes Veer Savarkar. It was during that time a letter written by former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi referring Veer Savarkar as a ‘remarkable son of India’ surfaced on social media. In a letter dated May 30, 1980, Indira Gandhi wrote to Pandit Bakhle, then secretary of Swatantrayaveer Savarkar Rashtriya Smarak, expressing her reverence for one of India’s greatest freedom fighters Vinayak Damodar Savarkar. Watch this video to find out more about the letter.
India22, Feb 2020, 12:53 PM
With help of Direct Benefit Transfer, Modi government saves Rs 28,700 cr in just 9 months
Using DBT, the government has saved Rs 28,700 crore in the first nine months of the current fiscal year (April-December 2019-20)
India13, Feb 2020, 11:34 PM
20 Rare Photographs Of Sushma Swaraj's Early Days With The BJP
BJP stalwart Sushma Swaraj was a prominent figure in Indian politics. A fiery, yet graceful, leader Sushma Swaraj's life held several high-ranking posts, before she succumbed to a cardiac arrest on August 6, 2019. On Sushma Swaraj's birth anniversary, let's have a look at some of her rare photographs from her early days with the Bharatiya Janata Party.