Opposition set for pre-poll tie-up against Chamling x'

Siliguri, Jan. 16 -- Opposition parties in Sikkim are set to forge an alliance in a bid to challenge the ruling Sikkim Democratic Front (SDF) led by Pawan Chamling that has been ruling the tiny Himala... Read More

Interviews for super-speciality courses scrapped

Chandigarh, Jan. 16 -- Allegations of corruption and nepotism in selections to super speciality courses have forced Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER) authorities to scr... Read More

Doctors use antibiotics to treat KC

ILAM, Jan. 16 -- Medics attending to Dr Govinda KC have started administering antibiotics through injection to control infection in his right lung. Dr Bijendra Krishna Shah, acting medical superinten... Read More

Dr KC's pneumonia worsens

ILAM, Jan. 16 -- With the pneumonia of his right lungs continuously worsening, Dr Govinda KC's condition has deteriorated further on the seventh day of his fast-unto-death strike. Doctors attending t... Read More


Mumbai, Jan. 16 -- The police is justified in filing sedition charges against ex-JNUSU president Kanhaiya Kumar and his associates (2016 JNU event: Cops slap sedition charges, January 15). It was long... Read More

Police claim six students testified against Kanhaiya

New Delhi, Jan. 16 -- The Delhi Police on Tuesday said that they have charged former JNU students' union president Kanhaiya Kumar with sedition based on the testimony of six fellow students, nine secu... Read More

Artists retreat at Sobha Singh Art Gallery to open in April

Dharamsala, Jan. 16 -- The newly created artists residency at family-run Sobha Singh Art Gallery at Andretta village, hosting art lovers, students and researchers, in Himachal Pradesh's Kangra distric... Read More

Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik launched free eye care services for all citizens

Bhubaneswar, Jan. 16 -- Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Tuesday launched a scheme "Sunetra" that aims at ensuring free eye care services for all citizens in the State. During an 'Ama Gaon Ama Vikas'... Read More

State 2 kicks off 'Beti Bachau-Beti Padhau' campaign

JANAKPUR, Jan. 16 -- Province 2 government started the implementation of the 'Beti Bachau-Beti Padhau' campaign-an insurance scheme to encourage girl education-from January 15. Each of the insured gi... Read More

Learning in rural Maha gets better, but still short of 2008

Mumbai, Jan. 16 -- While learning outcomes of students in rural Maharashtra shows an overall improvement in the last few years, the state has still not been able to match its own performance from a de... Read More