Modi arrives in Russia

[Sochi : Prime Minister Narendra Modi meeting the President of Russian Federation, Vladimir Putin, at Sochi, Russia on Monday.( /PTI] Sochi (Russia), May 21 : Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived here on Monday on a nine-hour visit during which he will hold an informal summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin. “All in 9 hours! […]

Congress, JD-S to give stable Karnataka: Kumaraswamy

New Delhi, May 21 : Janata Dal-Secular (JD-S) leader H.D. Kumaraswamy said on Monday he was confident that the yet-to-be sworn in coalition government with the Congress in Karnataka will be stable. Kumaraswamy, who will be sworn-in as Karnataka Chief Minister on Wednesday, was in the capital to meet Congress President Rahul Gandhi and UPA […]

Four held for ragpicker’s killing in Gujarat

Rajkot/Gandhinagar, May 21 : Police on Monday arrested four persons for brutally beating to death a Dalit ragpicker near Rajkot city in Gujarat on suspicion of theft. The state Government promptly announced a financial compensation of Rs 8.25 lakh for the family of the deceased person. Mukesh Vaniya, 40, was tied and brutally thrashed by […]

Odisha CM gives 3D mantra to ministers

Bhubaneswar, May 21 : Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday advised his ministers to work for the people with ‘3D’- determination, devotion and dedication – as his BJD government completed the fourth year of its fourth consecutive term in power. Patnaik, who is also the Biju Janata Dal (BJD) chief, asked the ministers to […]

Himachal CM prefers public transport for commuting

Shimla, May 21 : Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur and his cabinet colleagues on Monday opted for public transport vehicles for commuting to attend functions here related to President Ram Nath Kovind’s events. This initiative helped ease road congestion owing to the movement of many vehicles in his motorcade. Thakur has taken the […]