Kolkata: Hailing Prime Minister Narendra Modi, former British Prime Minister David Cameron on Thursday said India is fortunate to have a leadership with a clear vision, but greater focus is needed on developing skills and infrastructure. “India is fortunate to have a leadership with a clear vision. When I met Prime Minister Modi, I saw he …

Srinagar: A Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) terrorist was killed in a gunfight with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kupwara district on Thursday, police said. The terrorist was identified as a Pakistani national. The gunfight in Batapora village of Handwara area of the district started after a joint patrol of the security forces, searching the area following inputs …

New Delhi: Legendary poet Gopaldas Neeraj passed away due to prolonged illness at All India Institutes of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) here on Thursday. He was 93. The poet, who was born in Etawah district of Uttar Pradesh on January 4, 1925, was suffering from fungal infection in his lungs. The doctors were suspicious of tuberculosis …

New Delhi: As the opposition has moved ‘no confidence motion’ in the Parliament against the ruling BJP government, the entire country is busy talking about the issue. You might be thinking when and where the first ever no confidence motion was moved. So, here we are with all the details. Have a look below: The …

Lucknow: Monsoon brings the much awaited relief from the scorching and uncomfortable heat, but it also has some major drawbacks. The persistent rains result in water logging on and around the roads which not only slows down the traffic but gives birth to mosquitoes. The swarms of mosquitoes bother us not only with their stinging …

Patna: Blind faith and superstition have taken over parts of Bihar as people sacrifice thousands of frogs to appease rain Gods in the state that has seen a 42 per cent deficit in rainfall this monsoon. Farmers in drought-prone Magadh region comprising five districts — Gaya, Jehanabad, Aurangabad, Nawada and Arwal — in southern Bihar, are …

New Delhi: Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Thursday expressed unhappiness after he led a 22-member delegation to Prime Minister Narendra Modi to seek help on various issues concerning the state. Congress leader Ramesh Chennithala, the Leader of Opposition in the Kerala Assembly, agreed with Vijayan’s assessment and said it was ‘a disappointing meeting and Kerala …

New Delhi: A delegation of Telugu Desam Party (TDP) leaders on Thursday sought support from Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal to the no-confidence motion against the Modi government tabled by them in the Lok Sabha. Led by TDP Parliamentary Party leader Y.S. Chowdary, state Ministers T.G. Venkatesh, K. Narayana and Narasimha Rao met Kejriwal to seek …