Congress MP Manickam Tagore gives adjournment notice in LS over Pegasus issue

Congress MP Manickam Tagore on Thursday gave adjournment motion notice in the Lok Sabha demanding a discussion in the presence of Prime Minister or Home Minister on the Pegasus issue. “I hereby give notice of my intention to ask for leave to move a motion for the adjournment of the business of the house for the purpose of […]

Odisha govt streamlines process to declare more than 4,000 hamlets as revenue villages

Odisha Government has paved the way for the creation of more than 4,000 hamlets as revenue villages, thereby ensuring these revenue units get the benefits of the government’s developmental schemes and programmes. As per the Revenue Department, “Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has approved a proposal of the Department of Revenue and Disaster Management (DoR&DM) for […]

US announces USD 25 million aid to support India’s Covid-19 vaccination process

The United States on Wednesday announced USD 25 million assistance to support COVID-19 vaccination efforts across India. US Secretary of State Antony Blinken, who is on a two-day visit to India, said that the funding will contribute to saving lives by strengthening vaccine supply chain logistics, addressing misinformation, vaccine hesitancy, and helping to train more […]

Pegasus Snooping Row: Congress leader Shashi Tharoor led Parliamentary panel summons IT, MHA officials

A Parliamentary panel on Information Technology led by Congress leader Shashi Tharoor has summoned the officials of the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology and Ministry of Home Affairs to appear before it at the Parliament over the alleged Pegasus snooping issue on Wednesday. As the controversy over the Pegasus […]

Maharashtra floods claim 251 lives, 13 districts across state affected, says Nawab Malik

Around 251 people have lost their lives and 100 others are still missing as 13 districts in the state have been severely affected due to floods following incessant rains, informed Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Nawab Malik. The NCP leader said that Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar is also visiting the flood-affected areas and the state government has […]

Rajnath Singh to leave for Tajikistan to participate in SCO Defence Ministers meet

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh is set to leave for Dushanbe, Tajikistan to participate in Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) Defence Ministers meeting. Tajikistan is this year’s chair of the grouping and will be holding the SCO heads of state summit in the month of September. Rajnath Singh’s Chinese counterpart General Wei […]

 Congress  MP Manicka Tagore gives adjournment notice in LS over Pegasus issue

Congress MP Manicka Tagore on Tuesday gave an adjournment motion notice in Lok Sabha and demanded a discussion in the presence of the Prime Minister or Home Minister on the Pegasus snooping, spying and surveillance scandal. “I hereby give notice of my intention to ask for leave to move a motion for the adjournment of […]