Maldives election results, Ibrahim Mohamed Solih, Yameen, Abdulla Yameen, Maldives news, Narendra Modi, India Maldives relations, Indian Express
October 31, 2018 7:35:38 am

A new President, Ibrahim Solih, takes over in the Maldives on November 17. India is relieved at the defeat of the pro-China Yameen, but has its fingers crossed over what happens in the Indian Ocean archipelago now.

October 30, 2018 6:47:07 am

Both genders taken together, the death rate in India was 84.8 per lakh among children under 5, and 2.9 per lakh in the age group 5-14.

Ola uber driver, ola uber strike, demands of ola uber drivers,  Maharashtra assembly, Devendra Fadnavis, Diwakar Raote. Indian Express 
October 30, 2018 6:50:33 am

For the last eight days, more than 40,000 drivers, registered with the app-based cabs like Ola and Uber, have been off roads in Mumbai. Here's why.

Punjab rural polls: Unhappy over results, SAD to convene core committee meeting today
October 30, 2018 2:25:05 am

Last week, a Lok Sabha MP quit all party posts, following a Rajya Sabha MP last month. What is it about? Can it matter to the long-time NDA constituent’s prospects in Punjab?

President-elect Jair Bolsonaro says Brazil to move embassy to Jerusalem
October 30, 2018 7:21:03 am

President-elect Jair Bolsonaro is proudly homophobic, openly misogynistic, swears by family and religious values, and has vowed to “cleanse” Brazil of corruption.

Simply Put: Why Japan means business
October 30, 2018 11:22:47 am

The India-Japan economic relationship is old and deep, but their bilateral trade continues to lack volumes. Where do these ties stand now, and what is planned for the future — in both new and traditional areas?

Here's how you can get 'instant' Aadhaar-based online PAN 
October 29, 2018 5:22:28 am

State-wise, Kerala had the highest number of MLAs (33) who did not submit PAN details. Among  those reelected, 11 MPs and 35 MLAs submitted PAN details that showed dissimilarities in the two affidavits.

Om Prakash Chautala, INLD, Haryana politics, haryana opposition, assembly elections, indian express
October 29, 2018 1:56:33 am

A feud within the Chautala political family of Haryana has become public, with present patriarch Om Prakash Chautala suspending two of his grandsons from his party, the Indian National Lok Dal (INLD).

oxytocin hormone, report on oxytocin, use of oxytocin, drugs, medical, indian express news
October 29, 2018 12:24:03 am

Oxytocin is chemically synthesised and sold by pharmaceutical companies across the world, and used as a drug during childbirth because it can contract the uterus and induce delivery, control bleeding, and promote the release of breast milk.

Bhutan, express explained, Bhutan poll, Bhutan parliamentary elections, social media battles, bhutan news, indian express
October 29, 2018 1:50:23 am

Dr Lotay Tshering, whose party has won the elections, wants to reduce dependence on hydroelectricity, a sector in which India is heavily invested. With China lurking, an old relationship enters a crucial phase

Haryana roadways, Haryana roadways protest, Haryana roadways employees, Haryana, haryana news
October 27, 2018 8:58:36 am

The Haryana Roadways has now set a record for the biggest and longest-ever agitation launched by its employees. Several rounds of talks between the protesters and the government have failed and the strike continues.

Titanic II: a revival plan and a few questions
October 26, 2018 1:00:44 am

News media worldwide has been reporting an Australian entrepreneur-politician’s renewed plans to build Titanic II, a replica of the ill-fated Titanic, and send the ship to retrace the voyage from Southampton to New York.

Janpath, 1991: when ‘snooping’ led to the collapse of a government
October 26, 2018 7:07:51 am

27 years before the four Intelligence Bureau operatives were arrested outside Alok Verma house, Haryana cops outside Rajiv Gandhi home

Explained: MLAs disqualification case verdict, AIADMK's battle against TTV Dhinakaran, DMK
October 26, 2018 2:51:28 am

Major bypoll looms after HC upholds disqualification of 18 rebel MLAs. Palaniswami and Panneerselvam have got temporary relief, but how will their battle against Dhinakaran and DMK unfold now?

NPR journalist accuses MJ Akbar of rape
October 26, 2018 12:49:29 am

Twitter saw more #MeToo tweets from India in the month ending October 19 than any single month in the US over the past year.

Why Sabarimala is surprising even Kerala, and why it is an opportunity
October 25, 2018 12:30:53 am

Reports on the Sabarimala temple controversy have referred repeatedly to the TDB, the erstwhile royal family of Pandalam, and temple thantri’s (supreme priest’s) Thazhamon family. What are their functions?

The CBI has a history of politicisation. But things have never been this bad
October 25, 2018 10:58:39 am

What laws govern the appointment and removal of the CBI Director? How does the CVC recommendation — and the government move — to divest Alok Verma of his functions stack up against these provisions?

Explained: Why the Midterm elections are important for US and Donald Trump
October 25, 2018 12:30:16 am

A look at what the elections are for, and the issues that are dominating them, from the confirmation of Supreme Court judge Brett Kavanaugh to the ongoing march of migrants from Central America.

October 24, 2018 5:09:10 pm

The Supreme Court Wednesday said no Bharat Stage IV vehicle shall be sold across the country with effect from April 1, 2020.

Two Indian-origin men in Singapore accused of lighting illegal fireworks on Diwali eve
October 31, 2018 3:03:23 pm

Fireworks minus pollutants. At what stage are they?