Center to develop historic sites associated with Alluri’s heroics

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has announced that the Union Government will develop the prominent sites associated with the heroics of freedom fighter Alluri Sitarama Raju. Addressing a huge gathering at Peda Amiram near Bhimavaram in Andhra Pradesh on Monday, the Prime Minister has said that the Government would restore his birthplace at Pandrangi and renovate … Read more

State of inertia, concentration of power: Prashant Kishor on what ails politics in Bihar

A state of “inertia” has scourged politics in Bihar, former election strategist Prashant Kishor has said, contending that positions of power have remained concentrated among “just 1,200-1,300 families” in the last three decades in his home state.The celebrated data analyst made the claim at a press conference here, the headquarters of Vaishali district, where he … Read more

‘People first’, PM Modi tweets after Center slashes excise duty on petrol and diesel

As Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced a sizeable cut in fuel prices, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Saturday that people are the first priority for his government. The government on Saturday cut excise duty on petrol by a record Rs 8 per liter and that on diesel by Rs 6 per liter to give … Read more

India-China relations will ‘remain strained’, says US Intelligence community

The ties between India and China will “remain strained” in the wake of the “lethal clash” in 2020, the US intelligence community has told lawmakers as it also expressed concerns over any potential crisis between India and Pakistan. In its annual threat assessment presented before the Senate Armed Services Committee during a Congressional hearing on … Read more

PM Modi a follower of Adolf Hitler: Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut

Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut on Sunday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi is in “love” with Adolf Hitler who used to “do a lot of events”, and follows the German dictator. Taking a dig, Raut said that currently, if anyone praises Hitler it can not be treated as sedition. Speaking at a function of Shiv … Read more

India’s 100 unicorns valued at $ 333 billion

India has added 14 unicorns so far in 2022 and the value of all its unicorns — 100 in total— stands at $ 332.7 billion, the commerce and industry ministry said on Friday. India added as many as 44 unicorns in 2021 alone, with a total valuation of $ 93 billion, it added. This was … Read more