Former Punjab CM Prakash Singh Badal blames ‘incompetent’ Punjab government for PM’s security lapse

Former chief minister of Punjab Prakash Singh Badal on Thursday blamed the Charanjit Singh Channi-led Punjab government for Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s security breach when the PM was on his way to Ferozpur for a rally on Wednesday. Badal said, “Today’s government is incompetent. Even when a bomb exploded in Punjab, they were fighting among […]

West Bengal CM to have virtual meeting with PM Modi tomorrow on Covid situation

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said that she will have a virtual meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday as the number of daily COVID-19 cases in the state has increased to 14,022. Addressing a press conference in Howrah district today, the Chief Minister said, “The number of daily COVID-19 cases has increased to 14,022 and active cases to […]

Bulli Bai app creator to be produced before Delhi court today

The main conspirator and creator of ‘Bulli Bai’ on GitHub and the main Twitter account holder of the app has been brought to the national capital from Assam on Thursday and will be produced before Delhi court today. Neeraj Bishnoi, the creator of ‘Bulli Bai’ app has been brought by Delhi Police Special Cell. “Neeraj Bishnoi, […]

Afghanistan: 11 killed, 23 injured in snow avalanches, floods

At least 11 people were killed and 23 wounded across Afghanistan on Wednesday amid heavy snow and rainfall that resulted in avalanches and floods. The casualties have been reported in Helmand, Nimroz, Farah, Nangarhar, Kandahar, Jawzjan, Takhar, and the Afghan capital Kabul, reported The Khaama Press. Citing officials of the Taliban, Bakhtar News Agency-Afghan news […]

Railway Minister inaugurates developments projects at Gomti Nagar railway station in Lucknow

Railways Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw on Thursday inaugurated the development projects at Gomti Nagar railway station in Uttar Pradesh’s Lucknow and said that the government’s vision is to transform Indian Railways by enhancing services for the passengers. Vaishnaw said, “It is the vision of Prime Minister Narendra Modi that Railways is the unit of transformation for the country. […]

Kazakh President Tokayev seeks help from Russia-led alliance to quell unrest

Kazakhstan President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev on Thursday sought help from a Russia-led security alliance of former Soviet states to quell the unrest in his country. Tokayev sought military support from the six-member Collective Security Treaty Organization, reported NHK World. Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan, who chairs the CSTO, revealed that the organization has decided to send peacekeeping […]

PM Modi to virtually inaugurate second CNCI campus in Kolkata tomorrow

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will virtually inaugurate the second campus of Chittaranjan National Cancer Institute (CNCI) in Kolkata on Friday. According to a press release by the Prime Minister’s Office on Thursday, the second campus of CNCI has been built in line with the Prime Minister’s vision to expand and upgrade the health facilities in all […]