Day: November 24, 2021

akhilesh: In alliance bid, Akhilesh meets AAP’s UP in-charge | India News

LUCKNOW: A day after his meeting with Rashtriya Lok Dal chief Jayant Chaudhary sparked speculation about a poll deal, SP chief Akhilesh Yadav on Wednesday reached out to AAP‘s UP in-charge Sanjay Singh to revive…

covid: Cabinet extends free Covid-time foodgrain plan till March 2022 | India News

NEW DELHI: The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved the PM Garib Kalyan Ann Yojna (PMGKAY) till March 2022, which entitles 5 kg free foodgrain per month to nearly 81 crore people in the country. This…

congress: 12 of 18 Meghalaya Congress MLAs set to cross over to TMC | India News

KOLKATA: Former Meghalaya CM Mukul Sangma and 11 other Congress MLAs are joining Trinamool Congress, party sources claimed late on Wednesday to raise the possibility of Mamata Banerjee’s party becoming the principal opposition in the…

tfr: For first time, India’s fertility rate below replacement level | India News

India’s population is set to fall as its total fertility rate (TFR) or the average number of children born to a woman over her lifetime has dropped below replacement level for the first time and…

congress: 12 Meghalaya Cong MLAs, including Mukul Sangma, join Trinamool Congress, say party sources | India News

NEW DELHI: The Trinamool Congress on Wednesday said 12 of the 18 Congress MLAs in Meghalaya, including former chief minister Mukul Sangma, have joined the party. Sangma, the Leader of the Opposition in the Assembly,…

tfr: India’s fertility rate has dipped below replacement level | India News

NEW DELHI: India’s total fertility rate (TFR) has dipped to 2.0, as per data released by the National Family Health Survey – 5 (2019-21) on Wednesday. The figure is below the recognized replacement-level fertility of…

Taliban welcome Indian aid as Pakistan conveys decision to India | India News

NEW DELHI: The Taliban have welcomed Pakistan’s decision to allow India to send wheat to Afghanistan through the land route and expressed readiness again to have Indian diplomats back in the country. This followed Pakistan’s…

sidhu: Punjab polls: Why is Arvind Kejriwal praising Sidhu? | India News

NEW DELHI: Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) chief Arvind Kejriwal, who is going all out to win the electoral battle in Punjab, on Tuesday sprang a surprise as he heaped praise on state Congress president Navjot…

New submarine INS Vela to boost Navy’s underwater combat arm | India News

NEW DELHI: India’s depleting underwater combat arm will get a boost with the commissioning of the fourth diesel-electric Scorpene submarine as INS Vela in Mumbai on Thursday. Under the over Rs 23,000 crore `Project-75’ underway…

punjab: ‘Highly radicalised’ operative held in Punjab, police say possible terror attack averted | Chandigarh News

CHANDIGARH: The Punjab Police claimed to have foiled a possible terror attack in the state by arresting an operative linked with foreign terrorist entities. The “highly radicalised” operative has been identified as Ranjit Singh, a…