BJP-Sena rise up in ‘aspirational districts‘ of Maha

The Bharatiya Janata Party-Shiv Sena alliance has slightly improved its performance in the four districts of Maharashtra that were selected under the Modi government‘s ‘aspirational districts‘ programme. IMAGE: Supporters of the BJP celebrate outside the party office after learning of Read more ›

Will Modi accept higher targets at UN climate summit?

A country such as India could have more ambitious domestic targets but commit more conservatively under international agreements — as other countries have done — to maintain strategic parity and also avoid any embarrassment at a later stage of falling Read more ›

Mumbai finally gets some respite from heavy rains

While water levels have receded in almost all parts of Mumbai, National Disaster Relief Force teams have been kept on standby in different parts of the city in view of heavy rainfalls predicted by the meteorological department. IMAGE: Men push Read more ›