Flood situation worsens in Kerala, Death toll rises to 73; PM asks Defence Ministry to step up relief & rescue operations

The flood situation has worsened in Kerala. Landslides have caused heavy damage and deaths in northern districts. Several districts in central Kerala have also been submerged in floods triggered by over-flowing rivers. The number of those killed has mounted to 73, as 17 deaths were reported today, including seven in […]

UP govt recommends CBI probe into Deoria shelter home case

Uttar Pradesh government has recommended a CBI probe into the Deoria shelter home case. Speaking to reporters in Lucknow last night, UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said, State government has decided to handover the case to CBI to ensure a transparent probe. He said, state government has also constituted an special investigation team (SIT) to ensure that […]

Maha govt announces special assistance of 500 crore rupees for OBC community to develop employment opportunities

Maharashtra Government has announced a special assistance of 500 crore rupees for OBC community to help them develop employment opportunities for the youth. Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis said his government remains committed to retaining OBC quotas in jobs and rejected reports that Maratha community may be included in the OBC […]