Home Minister Rajnath Singh has said that the government is making efforts to resolve the problems being faced in the state of Jammu and Kashmir. Assuring the people of the state, Mr Singh said that 'Kashmir, Kashmiri and Kashmiriyat' belonged to India.
India will provide a 46 million Nepali Rupees as financial assistance for the construction of a five storey cold storage facility in Western Nepal's Dang district, the fifth development project funded by the Indian government in the area.
A new one rupee note will soon be launched, the government has said. It will be of a different colour than its previous form and will have an image of the Sagar Samrat oil exploration rig, say officials.
A student who participated in Sundays -beef fest- at the IIT-Madras (Indian Institute of Technology) campus to protest the Centres new cattle trade rules was beaten up on Tuesday, allegedly by activists of the RSS-affiliated ABVP. The student has been taken to hospital for eye injuries.
With a series of states and meat exporters warning that they will legally challenge the new ban on the sale of cattle for slaughter, the centre is struggling to offer a convincing explanation for its controversial order.
BJP lawmaker Sakshi Maharaj today said "no power on earth" could stop the construction of a Ram temple in Ayodhya. The Babri Masjid versus Ram temple debate should be dropped now, he said, claiming that those who had opposed the construction of the temple were now Ram bhakts.
Delhi Health Minister Satyendar Jain today said the Aam Aadmi Party government was prepared to handle potential outbreak of the vector-borne disease chikungunya in the city. At least 100 cases of chikungunya have been reported in Delhi even before the onset of monsoon.
Jay Panda, the 53-year-old parliamentarian from the Biju Janta Dal which governs Odisha, was hit with a stone today as his supporters clashed with his detractors in the party, exposing again the rising factionalism within the political outfit. "Forget stones & eggs, they can't cow me down even if they use bullet," he tweeted.