Ministry of Law and Justice to hold conference on India’s Criminal Justice System on April 20

To generate awareness about the Bharatiya Nyaya Sanhita, 2023, particularly amongst the legal fraternity, the Ministry of Law and Justice is organising a conference titled ‘India’s Progressive Path in the Administration of the Criminal Justice System’, on April 20. The Chief Justice of India, Justice DY Chandrachud, will grace the occasion as […]

“It is INDIA versus NDA all over country”: Congress candidate Imran Masood

Congress candidate from Uttar Pradesh’s Saharanpur seat, Imran Masood, exuded his confidence in winning the Lok Sabha elections on Friday and said that the INDIA bloc will form the government at the Centre. Along with Saharanpur, eight seats in western Uttar Pradesh, including Kairana, Muzaffarnagar, Bijnor, Nagina, Moradabad, and Rampur, are witnessing voting today in the first phase of […]

US National Security Advisor Sullivan to travel to India next week

US National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan will visit India next week, with plans to focus on reviewing progress under the Initiative for Critical and Emerging Technology (iCET) with his counterpart Ajit Doval, people familiar with the development told ANI. President Biden’s top national security aide will be in New Delhi on April 17 and is scheduled […]

Apple warns users in 91 countries, including India, of Pegasus-like ‘mercenary spyware’ attacks

iPhone maker Apple has issued a series of fresh notifications to users in 91 other countries, including India, cautioning them of ‘mercenary spyware’ including Pegasus malware that has stirred up significant controversy in recent times. These new alerts, also received by users in India, are part of cautionary measures warning […]

Chief Election Commissioner Rajiv Kumar granted ‘Z’ category CRPF security across India

Ahead of the Lok Sabha elections, the Central government has provided prestigious ‘Z’ category Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) security cover to Chief Election Commissioner Rajiv Kumar across the country, sources said on Tuesday. Kumar’s security was increased due to international threats, they added. The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) […]

“Join Congress, INDIA bloc if you want to safeguard democracy..” says Telangana’s IT Minister

Telangana IT Minister, Sridhar Babu Duddilla, has in a fervent plea appealed to people of the state to support the Congress and the INDIA bloc if they want to safeguard democracy. “All the people of Telangana, if they want to safeguard this democracy, please join and support us, the Congress, and the India bloc. This is […]

Trouble in INDIA bloc, Congress objects to UBT Sena announcing candidates on seats under discussion

After Shiv Sena (UBT) announced its first list of candidates in Maharashtra for the ensuing Lok Sabha elections, Congress’ senior state leader and member of the MVA negotiating committee Balasaheb Thorat said that the Sena should not have announced the candidates for Mumbai South Central, Bhiwandi and Sangli as those […]

India jumps 14 ranks on Gender Inequality Index 2022, ranking 108 out of 193 countries

India stands at rank 108 out of 193 countries, with a score of 0.437, according to the Gender Inequality Index 2022 released by the United Nations Development Programme. The Gender Inequality Index 2022 was released on March 13, 2024, by UNDP in their Human Development Report 2023-2024. On the Gender Inequality Index (GII) 2022, India stands at […]

India’s semiconductor revolution has begun in Assam: CM Sarma after PM Modi laid foundation stones for chip plants

Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma said on Wednesday that the semiconductor packaging plant in the state, whose foundation stone was laid by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, will attract an investment of Rs 27,000 crore in the state. The Chief Minister thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi for establishing a semiconductor plant in a northeastern state and said […]