National

Modi’s New Cabinet, Amit Shah gets Home, Nirmala Finance, Rajnath Defence,Jaishankar External Affairs

New Delhi, May 31. Amit Shah will be the new Home minister, Rajnath Singh the new Defence minister and Nirmala Sitharaman the new Finance minister, the Rashtrapati Bhavan announced on Friday. Former foreign secretary turned minister S Jaishankar has got the External Affairs ministry while Smriti Irani will be the new Women and Child Development Minister […]

National

Priyanka Gandhi, Amit Shah exchange brutal verbal spats as Priyanka attacks Modi, says Duryodhana too had such arrogance, Shah hits back.

Priyanka attacks Modi, says Duryodhana too had such arrogance In a veiled attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra Tuesday said the Mahabharata character Duryodhana too had such arrogance . Addressing a public meeting here, she also criticised Modi for calling her late father and former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi Bhrashtachari […]

National

Odisha Cyclone devastates Puri & Other parts, Naveen Patnaik says it was the first one in 43 years to hit Odisha and one of the three to hit in the last 150 years.

Lakhs of people have been affected, and the State government has launched massive rescue and restoration operations. Life remained paralysed on Saturday, a day after ‘extremely severe’ cyclonic storm Fani, ripped through eight districts of Odisha. Initial reports suggested 20 people had died due to collapse of walls, trees and electric poles. The Office of […]

State

Re-poll in Odisha’s nine booths on Apr 25

Bhubaneswar, Apr 23 (PTI) The Election Commission has ordered fresh polling in nine booths of Odisha where voting was disrupted for various reasons during the second phase of polling on April 18. Odisha Chief Electoral Officer Surendra Kumar said the re-polls will be held on April 25. Voting was affected in those booths located in […]