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Over 37 Lakh Women Benefited Under PM’s Maternity Scheme: Ministry

New Delhi: More than 37 lakh women have been benefited across the country under the Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s maternity scheme, Pradhan Mantri Matru Vandana Yojana, said Ministry of Women and Child Development on Friday. The ministry said a fund of Rs 1,168.63 crore has been disbursed so far and more than 48 lakh women have […]

Coming up – Modi’s Fitness Video

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is game. Challanged by cricketer Virat Kholi for a bout of fitness, Modi readily accepted it. Picking up the Gauntlet, Modi shot back, “Challenge accepted Virat. I will share my own video soon.” Indian Cricket Captain Virat Kohli on twitter #FitnessChallenge also challenged two more – teammate and former captain MS […]

Centre, states working to take GDP to $5 tn by 2022: Modi

New Delhi: The size of the Indian economy will double to $5 trillion by 2022 with manufacturing and agriculture contributing $1 trillion each, and the...

More than 16,000 runners to participate in Mumbai Half Marathon

Mumbai: More than 16,000 runners have registered for the third edition of the IDBI Federal Life Insurance Mumbai Half Marathon, across three race categories, it...

Delhi ACP booked in rape case

New Delhi:  An Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP) in Delhi has been booked on the charge of rape on the complaint of a 38-year-old woman,...

Naidu calls for augmenting Romanian investment in India

Bucharest:  Projecting India as an attractive investment destination and its booming economy, expected to touch $5 trillion mark by 2025, Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu...

CBI arrests 4 over shelter home rapes in Bihar

New Delhi:  The CBI on Thursday arrested four persons including an Assistant Director of the Social Welfare Department in Bihar in connection with its ongoing...

Paddler Manika inks deal with Herbalife Nutrition

New Delhi: Rising paddler Manika was unveiled as one of the faces of Herbalife Nutrition, a global nutrition company, here on Thursday. Bringing the 23-year-old on...

Punjab offers support to war-torn Afghanistan

Chandigarh: Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Thursday assured former Afghan President Hamid Karzai that his government would extend greater strategic support and cooperation to...

SC reserves order on SIT probe into activists’ arrest

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Thursday reserved its order on a plea seeking court-monitored SIT probe into the charge that the five rights activists...

India successfully test fires Prahaar missile

Bhubaneswar:  India successfully test fired the surface-to-surface short-range tactical ballistic missile Prahaar from the Odisha coast amid a heavy downpour on Thursday. The missile developed by...

Kohli, Mirabai named for Khel Ratna

New Delhi:  The Sports Ministry on Thursday approved the names of Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli and ace weightlifter Saikhom Mirabai Chanu for the country's...

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