India

On December 13, 2018, an illegal coal mine in Meghalaya's East Jaintia Hills district had collapsed and water from the adjacent Lytein river gushed in, leaving at least 15 workers trapped.

On this matter, NIA stated that the Islamic State (IS)-inspired terror module, Harkat-ul-Harb-e-Islam had a plan to carry out some terror attacks targeting crowded places and some top politicians.

Well, Shah isn't the only BJP leader who has been admitted to the hospital in last few months, the Union minister Ravi Shankar Prasad, was admitted to the pulmonary medicine department, earlier this Monday

After mutual consultations, the government has finalised January 24 as the date for the meeting to select the new CBI Director, a post which is lying vacant ever since the government removed Alok Verma and appointed him as Director General Fire Service.

In what has become the highlight of the Vibrant Gujarat Global Summits held biennially, the Government of Gujarat is organising the Vibrant Gujarat Global Trade Show 2019 (VGGTS 2019), from 17-22 January 2019, at the Exhibition Ground here. 

Meanwhile, the government doesn't seem to take the legislative route to implement the recently promised 10% quota for the EWS of the general category in central educational institutions. However, as per news it will be introduced through an executive order this week.

SC on Tuesday, had asked the Union Public Service Commission secretary to appear before the court and inform if UPSC had prepared a panel of senior Indian Police Service (IPS) officers for appointments of DGP by state governments.

Dalmia was admitted to Apollo Hospital after his health deteriorated due to age-related issues. He was brought back to his residence on January 13 from the hospital, according to a source.