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Explained: Why the SC order allowing citizens to feed strays is significant
India

Explained: Why the SC order allowing citizens to feed strays is significant

In a move that is being celebrated by animal lovers, the top court has said that stray animals have the right to food and citizens have the right to feed them

Pakistan: Man from minority Ahmadi community stabbed to death over faith, says police
World

Pakistan: Man from minority Ahmadi community stabbed to death over faith, says police

Abdul Salam, a member of the minority Ahmadi community, was brutally stabbed to death by "religious fanatic" Hafiz Ali Raza apparently because of his faith, said senior police officer Muhammad Saddique

US is flooded with guns, over 139 million weapons produced over two decades: Justice Department
World

US is flooded with guns, over 139 million weapons produced over two decades: Justice Department

The Justice Department report came out after a shocking weekend showed how the vast surplus of guns has made its mark on US society

New study blames global pollution of all types for killing nine million people a year
World

New study blames global pollution of all types for killing nine million people a year

Pollution kills about the same number of people a year around the world as cigarette smoking and second-hand smoke combined, the study said

Explainer: Turkey's position on Nordic states' NATO bid, what it could gain and likely repercussions
World

Explainer: Turkey's position on Nordic states' NATO bid, what it could gain and likely repercussions

Turkey’s approval is crucial because the military alliance makes its decisions by consensus. Any of its 30 member countries can veto a new member

WHO: China's COVID-19 plan 'unsustainable' due to highly-infectious Omicron variant
World

WHO: China's COVID-19 plan 'unsustainable' due to highly-infectious Omicron variant

The ruthless and often chaotic implementation of zero-COVID in China has stirred considerable resentment and food shortages in Shanghai, where some residents have been under lockdown for more than a month

CBI raids wrong, party stands behind P Chidambaram and Karti, says Congress
India

CBI raids wrong, party stands behind P Chidambaram and Karti, says Congress

The party also said P Chidambaram is a nationalist and patriot whose commitment to the country is beyond question

JP Nadda asks BJP leaders to deepen bond with weaker sections of society
India

JP Nadda asks BJP leaders to deepen bond with weaker sections of society

The BJP president cited development schemes of the Modi government, and said they have benefitted the deprived sections of the society most

Why West is never tired of invoking democracy, but remains silent on rising anti-India forces on its soil
Opinion

Why West is never tired of invoking democracy, but remains silent on rising anti-India forces on its soil

The solution to the international Khalistani problem, now witnessing a rapid resurgence within Indian borders, is to stem the flow of foreign funds and propaganda with the assistance of fellow democracies

Controlling hypertension is essential to preventing kidney failure
Health

Controlling hypertension is essential to preventing kidney failure

Uncontrolled Hypertension, a common disorder, is associated with increased long-term risk of several severe health conditions

'Prepare for 2024': PM Meets Yogi cabinet, lauds 'bulldozer drive' and law enforcement
India

'Prepare for 2024': PM Meets Yogi cabinet, lauds 'bulldozer drive' and law enforcement

Prime Minister Narendra Modi also asked the ministers to spend the maximum possible time in their constituencies and to implement all the schemes of the government, according to sources

Amit Shah reviews Jammu and Kashmir situation at high-level meeting
India

Amit Shah reviews Jammu and Kashmir situation at high-level meeting

The meeting, attended Lt Gov Manoj Sinha, Union Home Secretary Ajay Bhalla as well as the heads of intelligence and security agencies, also took stock of the preparedness for the Amarnath yatra that is scheduled to begin on 30 June

Rajasthan Police constable recruitment exam cancelled after paper leak
Education

Rajasthan Police constable recruitment exam cancelled after paper leak

RPSC paper was leaked shortly before the second shift of the exam on 14 May. Its screenshot was taken and leaked from an exam center in Jhotwara town

Karti Chidambaram booked by CBI; multiple properties in Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai raided
India

Karti Chidambaram booked by CBI; multiple properties in Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai raided

Chidambaram is accused of taking illegal gratification of Rs 50 lakh for facilitating visas for some Chinese nationals for working in a project in Punjab

US: Presidential commission votes to process all green card applications within six months
World

US: Presidential commission votes to process all green card applications within six months

To be sent to the White House now for approval, the recommendations if adopted are likely to bring cheers to the hundreds and thousands of Indian Americans and those waiting, some for even for decades, for a Green Card

LIC set to debut shares on stock market today; here's what you need to know
Business

LIC set to debut shares on stock market today; here's what you need to know

LIC had last month reduced its IPO size to 3.5 per cent from 5 per cent decided earlier due to the prevailing choppy market conditions

Pushkar Singh Dhami asks only fit pilgrims to embark on Char Dham Yatra
India

Pushkar Singh Dhami asks only fit pilgrims to embark on Char Dham Yatra

The Char Dham Yatra, which was a low-key affair for the last two years due to COVID-19, began on a full scale this year and the number of pilgrims visiting the temples has increased manifold, Dhami said

Elisabeth Borne appointed France's new prime minister, becomes second woman to hold post
World

Elisabeth Borne appointed France's new prime minister, becomes second woman to hold post

Borne has served as Labour Minister in Macron's previous government since 2020. Before that, she was transport minister and then minister of ecological Transition, also under Macron

Mundka tragedy: Bio samples of 26 people collected for DNA profiling, says Delhi Police
India

Mundka tragedy: Bio samples of 26 people collected for DNA profiling, says Delhi Police

A CCTV camera and router manufacturing and assembling company, in whose office the fire is suspected to have started, had been on the premises since 2017. Its owners: Harish and Vijay Goel, who are brothers, have already been arrested

Tamil Nadu: Rescue of three workers trapped in quarry on hold due to unstable rocky surface
India

Tamil Nadu: Rescue of three workers trapped in quarry on hold due to unstable rocky surface

On the night of 14 May, as many as six workers got trapped in a stone quarry pit at Adaimidhippankulam hamlet after huge boulders came rolling down