World Population Day 2020: India need to focus on quality health care for all in the post-COVID-19 era
With the private health sector failing to provide equitable healthcare, we should consider regulations to ensure it acts in the people's interests and not in the quest for profits.
Govt will provide legal support to citizens left out of NRC, says Assam minister; 200 new foreigners’ tribunals to open from Monday
The Assam government Saturday claimed many genuine Indian citizens have been left out of the final National Register of Citizens (NRC), but said they do not need to panic as they have option to appeal in the Foreigners Tribunal
The issue of the validity of eKYC is of particular concern to the private sector.
The Assam government has published the part draft of the much-awaited National Register of Citizens (NRC) which includes names of 1.9 crore people of total 3.29 crore applicants in the state, an official said.
CJI Dipak Misra says judiciary is obliged to stand with citizens if govt entities encroach upon fundamental rights
Saying protection of fundamental rights of the citizens is "sacrosanct duty of judiciary", Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra on Saturday said judiciary is obliged to stand with the citizens.
Rohingya crisis: Aung San Suu Kyi likens issue to Kashmir, calls for need to sift terrorists from innocent people
Facing the problem of Rohingya Muslims, Myanmar's state counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi on Thursday likened the issue to Kashmir and said that there is the trouble of sifting terrorists from innocent citizens
President Ram Nath Kovind Sunday said he wanted every citizen of the country to become a nation-builder by adopting the Gandhian concept of "trusteeship"
As heavens opened up over Mumbai, its residents too opened their homes and hearts to strangers, offering assistance to those stranded in the devastating rains and floods that brought the megapolis to its knees.
Ram Nath Kovind takes oath: In inaugural speech, president outlines vision for India as world leader
Full text of the speech given by Ram Nath Kovind on his swearing in as the President of India.
This year could well be an opportunity for citizen-candidates in Mumbai.
Let me tell you why I think the proposed steel flyover project in Bengaluru is illegal, anti-citizen, anti-environment
Collapse of governance: Directly elect a PM as CEO and allow him to use domain experts as executives
Our current democratic processes and governance structures have failed to keep up with the rapid reforms required to implement lessons repeatedly learnt by successive Election Commissions.
Typhoon Melor carved through the central Philippines on Tuesday bringing heavy rain and strong winds that left millions without power and at least three people dead.
Goa police have launched a mobile app to enable vigilant citizens to report a law or traffic violation, police said on Monday.
US President Barack Obama on Wednesday rebuked a reporter from a major news outlet who asked a question about American citizens languishing in Iranian jails at a time when he led a successful negotiations with Iran on the nuclear deal.
Chinese authorities are trying to convince their citizens to behave themselves while traveling abroad by requiring provincial and national authorities to keep records of any misconduct people are caught committing while in other countries.
The US advised its citizens not to travel to North Korea to avoid being detained as a lot of US citizens have been recently detained in North Korea.
The spirit of raising awareness and finding new ways to communicate political opinions here is a poem written by an anonymous individual which has been shared on Whatsapp.
At issue are emails among US citizens that the NSA scooped up in its pursuit of foreign intelligence. Though historically focused overseas, the agency intensified its domestic operations after the September 11, 2001, attacks in hopes of finding people in the country working with terrorists or spies.