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Kailash Mansarovar to Join UNESCO World Heritage List

Kailash Mansarovar included in World Heritage List

UNESCO to include Kailash Mansarovar in World Heritage List The United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organisation has included the Indian area of the Kailash Mansarovar in its tentative list of world heritage sites As confirmed by the Indian Cultural Ministry sources, UNESCO has added the Indian part of the Kailash Mansarovar to the tentative World Heritage List.   Early in April,

Lok Sabha Elections 2019: Exit Polls Lean NDA

Exit polls, revealed on Sunday, indicated a return of the National Democratic Alliance (NDA), led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in the 2019 Lok Sabha Elections After the conclusion of the last phase of the 2019 Lok Sabha Elections across Indian states on Sunday, the exit polls projected a clear majority for the NDA. According to predictions, Prime Minister Narendra Modi is

EC Invokes Article 324, Cuts Short West Bengal Campaign Period For Phase 7

Kolkata Violence

In the backdrop of violence between BJP and TMC workers that took place in Kolkata on Tuesday, the Election Commission for the first time has invoked Article 324 to put a premature end to West Bengal campaign period. The Election Commission on Wednesday cut short the campaign period in West Bengal by a day. The decision has come in the wake

Scheduled BJP Rally In Jadavpur Cancelled, Amit Shah Blames Bengal Government

BJP Rally Cancelled

Amit Shah was scheduled to hold a rally in Bengal’s Jadavpur on Monday, but was declined permission by the authorities. However his Canning and Rajarhat rallies continued as per the schedule. BJP chief Amit Shah’s scheduled rally in West Bengal's Jadavpur constituency on Monday was denied the permission. He alleged that WB Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee deliberately denies landing permission to

Sixth and Penultimate Phase of Lok Sabha Elections Begins

Sixth Phase

Voting for the sixth phase of Lok Sabha elections has taken place in seven states, where the national capital is witnessing a triangular contest between the BJP, Aam Aadmi Party and the Congress. The sixth phase of Lok Sabha elections began on Sunday morning in 59 constituencies across seven states. Elections are undergoing in Bihar, Haryana, Madhya Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, West

Indian Naval Joins US, Philippines, Japan in South China Sea Drill

Joint Naval Exercise

Indian destroyer INS Kolkata and tanker INS Shakti participated in the combined naval exercise in the disputed South China Sea amidst the US-China conflict over the commercial control of the area. Indian Navy joined the naval exercise by the US, Japan, and the Philippines in the disputed South China Sea. The warships from these countries performed six-day naval drills in the

Election Heat Wave in Delhi As PM Modi, Arvind Kejriwal, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra Holds Roadshow

political campaigns in Delhi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal are all set to heat up the political climate in the national capital on Wednesday with their mega roadshows. Delhi will witness a power-packed campaigning on Wednesday, with Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi, and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal scheduled to lead

Indian Army to Deploy 464 Russian-Origin Tanks

Russian-Origin Tanks

The Indian Army will deploy 464 Russian-origin T-90 battle tanks in its 67 armoured regiments to strengthen its capabilities, the Defence Ministry sources said. The Indian Army will deploy 464 Russian-origin upgraded T-90 ‘Bhishma’ main-battle tanks of worth Rs. 13,448 crore during 2022-2026. The move is aimed at strengthening its “shock and awe” capabilities and combat prowess along the border

Fifth Phase Lok Sabha Elections Begins in 51 Seats

fifth phase

In the fifth phase of the national election, Congress President Rahul Gandhi will face BJP’s Smriti Irani in Amethi. Despite her defeat from the seat in 2014, Irani has frequently visited the area. The fifth phase of Lok Sabha Elections began Monday morning in 51 seats spread across seven states. As many as 7 crore voters will decide the fate of

Odisha On ‘Yellow’ Alert As Cyclone Fani Moves Closer To Its Coast

Cyclone Fani in Odisha

Cyclone Fani will reportedly hit the coastal areas of Odisha, West Bengal, Andhra Pradesh, and Tamil Nadu on Friday, the Met department said. Odisha’s weather department has put the state on ‘yellow’ alert as Cyclone Fani is moving closer to its coast. All the educational institutions in the state will remain closed on Thursday on the state government’s order. The cyclone might

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