Thursday, Dec 01, 2022

Beyond the News


Uttar Pradesh polls: ‘Bhaiyya is getting crowds… Let’s see how many votes he gets’

December 05, 2021 12:08 pm

🔴 Following Akhilesh on fifth leg of his ‘Vijay Yatra’

Rice, a BJP rise and ruckus: What explains the angry TRS in Parliament

December 04, 2021 8:05 am

TRS MPs have entered the Well demanding that the Centre procure paddy from Telangana, as well as clarify how much paddy the Food Corporation of India (FCI) will pick up every year in kharif and rabi season from the state.

Beleagured Sukhbir Badal grapples with SAD crises ahead of polls

December 04, 2021 8:10 am

Manjinder Singh Sirsa's move to quit Akali Dal and switch to BJP is yet another pointer to the crises gripping the party leadership which has been struggling to put its house in order in the run-up to the high-stakes Punjab Assembly elections

Vasundhara Raje asserts herself with yatra after BJP's bypoll losses in Rajasthan

December 03, 2021 4:00 am

🔴 Raje has not campaigned in any of the eight bypolls held since the formation of the Congress government in Rajasthan in 2018. Of the eight seats, the BJP has won only one seat on its own.

Soft hands and hard bargaining: What to watch in Modi-Oli meeting

April 06, 2018 7:35 am

Nepal PM in India: On Saturday, after their talks in Hyderabad House, KP Sharma Oli and Narendra Modi will push a button to virtually lay the foundation stone of the 900 MW Arun III hydroelectric project that the Sutlej Jal Vikas Nigam will build at a cost of $ 1.5 billion.

Gujarat takes to Rahul Gandhi warmly on his yatra: Will it translate into votes?

October 13, 2017 6:42 pm

The audience consisting mostly of young boys and girls, heard Rahul Gandhi in rapt attention and responded to his rhetorical questions in a chorus. And, Gandhi interacted with them and proclaimed that "There is an undercurrent against Modi, Amit Shah and the BJP here in Gujarat."

Healthy signs on vaccination and mental health, warning signals on tobacco and health cover

May 23, 2017 2:17 pm

The health ministry pursued that agenda in the form of Mission Indradhanush and notched an impressive 7 per cent increase in vaccination coverage against the earlier annual rate of increase of just 10 per cent.

After three decades, a 155mm howitzer for the army – what does it mean?

May 19, 2017 1:02 pm

The M-777 howitzers, with a range of 24-40 kilometres, have been designed for firing Indian ammunition in Indian conditions, and are already in service with the US, Canadian and Australian armies.

Jayalalithaa still in hospital, but AIADMK might not go for an interim CM; this is why

October 07, 2016 6:04 pm

Speaking to The Indian Express, a senior leader said the government will be ruled efficiently as long as Amma is ‘here around.’

As the heat rises in Odisha, water is a scarce commodity

April 20, 2016 8:34 pm

In steel city Rourkela, a massive drinking water crisis is unfolding in the Rourkela Steel Plant township due to the drying up of the river Koel which provides water to the city.