Congress abandoned Mantalai project, Modi revived it: Dr Jitendra Singh

CHENANI: Union Minister Dr Jitendra Singh and BJP candidate from Udhampur Lok Sabha constituency, said here today that Congress party had abandoned Mantalai project and it was Prime Minister Narendra Modi who revived it to set up a state of the art Wellness cum Meditation Centre. In a whirlwind election tour of Cheneni Assembly segment […]

Rupee falls 35 paise to hit all-time low of 83.48 against US dollar

Mumbai: The rupee depreciated 35 paise to settle at an all-time low of 83.48 against the American currency on Friday, tracking a surging greenback against major crosses in the overseas markets and weak Asian peers. Forex traders said foreign fund outflows also weighed on the local unit. At the interbank foreign exchange market, the local […]

SMVD Gurukul holds 32nd Governing Council Meeting

Katra: The 32nd meeting of the Governing Council of Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Gurukul, Charan Paduka was held here today at its academic premises at Charan Paduka, Katra. The meeting presided by Mahamandleshwar Shri Swami Vishveshvaranand Giriji Maharaj, Member of the Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board and Chairman of the Governing Council for the Gurukul, […]

IP University extends last date for online application for admissions till April 10

New Delhi: The Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University has extended the last date of online application for all its programmes from March 31 to April 10, an official statement said on Thursday. The deadline for the submission of the online application has been extended in view of the ongoing class 12 board examination, it said. […]

India’s strong economic performance stands out amid sluggish global growth: Finance Ministry

New Delhi: India’s strong economic performance, borne out by recent data releases, stands out amid sluggish global growth, the Department of Economic Affairs, Ministry of Finance in its monthly economic review report released on Friday. Building on the momentum from the previous two quarters, India’s economic growth surged to a six-quarter high in Q3FY24, exceeding […]

Pakistan: Peshawar court orders Telecom authority to respond on X restrictions matter

Peshawar: In a major development, the Peshawar High Court in Pakistan directed the federal government and Pakistan Telecommunication Authority to respond to a petition against restrictions on social media platform X in the country, Dawn reported. This comes as the court hears the petition seeking the court to order the complete restoration of X service […]

RCB’s Mohammed Siraj, Cameron Green sweat it out in nets ahead of IPL 2024

Chennai: Star Royal Challengers Bengaluru (RCB) players Mohammed Siraj and Cameron Green were seen practising hard during the net session ahead of the season opener match of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2024 against Chennai Super Kings (CSK) on Friday. The Bengaluru-based franchise shared the pictures from the net sessions on their official social media […]