BJP is likely to maintain status quo and continue with Vijay Rupani as chief minister of Gujarat and Nitin Patel as his deputy, though a change is not ruled out after a few months. In Himachal, health minister JP Nadda continues to be the front runner for the CM post, according to BJP insiders.
Filling up a critical gap in the ammunition stock, the Indian Army recently procured ammunition worth over Rs 11,000 crore in a bid to boost its capabilities.
China Tuesday said that the Dokalam standoff posed a “major test” for the bilateral ties and lessons should be learnt from it to avoid a similar situation of its kind in the future.
FM Arun Jaitley says while the govt favours inclusion of petroleum products, such as petrol and diesel under GST, it would want a consensus with states before taking such a step
Govt seeks Parliament nod for additional expenditure of Rs66,113.44 crore in 2017-18. Govt aims to utilize additional funds to roll out schemes for providing electricity connections to the poor and payment of urea subsidies
US President Donald Trump has asked Pakistan to take “decisive action” against terrorist groups operating from its soil, as he unveiled America’s new National Security Strategy (NSS).
Describing India as a “leading global power”, the US today unveiled its new National Security Strategy (NSS) that said it will “deepen” America’s strategic partnership with India and support its leadership role in Indian Ocean security and throughout the broader region.
Surge in violent activities in Balochistan is alarming: analysts says. Quetta, the provincial capital of Pakistan’s restive province Balochistan, was once again in the news worldwide after two suicide bombers stormed a crowded church on Sunday afternoon.
Benchmark indices Sensex and Nifty closed at new lifetime highs on Tuesday, a day after Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP) victory in Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh Assembly polls. Sensex gained 235 points to hit 33,836, while Nifty rose 74 points to reach 10,463.20
The Rajya Sabha Tuesday passed a bill, extending greater autonomy to the Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) by restricting the government’s role in their functioning and granting them power to award degrees to their graduates.