Will Agra be Renamed? University Panel to Examine if City Had ‘Ancient Name’

In state capital Lucknow, there was no official confirmation on any move to rename the City of Taj. However, in the recent past, Allahabad has been renamed Prayagraj and Faizabad district is now called Ayodhya. Agra: An Uttar Pradesh department has set in motion an exercise to examine if this city was known by any other…

‘We Supported Hindutva When You Weren’t Even Born’: Sena’s Fresh Salvo at BJP Amid Maharashtra Logjam

The Uddhav Thackeray-led party also accused the BJP of throwing it out of the NDA on Balasaheb Thackeray’s death anniversary.   Mumbai: The Shiv Sena on Tuesday fired a fresh salvo at the BJP as ties between the former allies hit rock bottom, accusing the party of announcing the Sena’s ouster from NDA without any discussion.…

OPINION | Return of Rajapaksas Cause for Caution, Concern Both for India and Tamils in Sri Lanka

Gotabaya’s victory in the presidential elections, where the minority communities in the north and the east of the island voted in unison against him, was a decisive verdict from the over 70 per cent Sinhala majority in the country.   India and the minorities in Sri Lanka – Tamils and Muslims – will have to…

Parliament LIVE: Rajya Sabha Should Remain Supportive House, Says PM Modi During Historic 250th Session

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in an address before the session started, said the government wants frank discussions on all matters. “It is important that there should be quality debates, there should be dialogues and discussions, everyone should contribute to enrich the discussions in the Parliament,” he said. The session will open with obituary references to…

Air Quality in Delhi-NCR Improves Significantly Due to Strong Winds But Still in ‘Poor’ Category

The satellite cities of the national capital also saw significant improvement in the air quality with some having Air Quality Index (AQI) in the ‘moderate’ category.   New Delhi: The air quality in Delhi improved significantly on Sunday due to strong winds but continued to remain in the “poor” category. The satellite cities of the…

PM Modi and Amit Shah Attend All-party Meeting Ahead of Parliament’s Winter Session

The meeting was called by the government and moderated by Parliamentary Affairs Minister Pralhad Joshi and Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs Arjun Meghwal. New Delhi: Ahead of Parliament’s winter session, an all-party meeting was held here which was attended by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, BJP chief Amit Shah and several senior opposition leaders. The…

‘We Know Petition Will be Dismissed’: AIMPLB Decides to Seek Review of Supreme Court’s Ayodhya Verdict

The decision comes a week after the UP Sunni Central Waqf Board welcomed the Supreme Court verdict regarding the Ayodhya land dispute case and made it clear that it will not go for any review or file any curative petition. Lucknow/New Delhi: The All India Muslim Personal Law Board on Sunday said that it has decided…

BJP पर कांग्रेस का तंज, कहा- अर्थव्यवस्था में मंदी, विदेशों से मंगवा रहे दाल

कांग्रेस नेता रणदीप सुरजेवाला ने देश की अर्थव्यवस्था को लेकर भारतीय जनता पार्टी (बीजेपी) पर निशाना साधा है. सुरजेवाला ने कहा कि देश में मंदी है, विदेशों से दाल आयात की जा रही है और कहा जा रहा है कि कुछ गलत नहीं है.   अर्थव्यवस्था को लेकर रणदीप सुरजेवाला ने बीजेपी पर साधा निशाना…