Education Chief: 'We Must Make Up For Lost Time' In Schools

Education Chief: ‘We Must Make Up For Lost Time’ In Schools

Education Secretary Miguel Cardona said Thursday that the nations schools must act more urgently to help millions of students who have fallen behind during the pandemic. “We must make up for lost time, he said. Striving to keep schools open is no longer enough, Cardona said in a speech laying out his priorities. He urged […]

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Germany To Drop Quarantine, Negative COVID-19 Demand For UK Arrivals

Bullets Strike Congresswoman’s Parked Car; She Wasn’t In It

ST. LOUIS: Democratic U.S. Rep. Cori Bush of Missouri said Thursday that her parked car was struck by gunfire last weekend. Bush’s office confirmed Thursday that her parked car was struck by bullets Saturday morning. She was not in the car and no one was hurt, Bush’s spokesman, Jack Besser, said in an email. He […]

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Low Public Confidence In Supreme Court As Breyer Retires

Low Public Confidence In Supreme Court As Breyer Retires

WASHINGTON: Justice Stephen Breyer’s impending retirement from the Supreme Court gives President Joe Biden his first pick at a time when the American public has increasingly negative views of the high court. The shift in recent years has followed former President Donald Trumps seating of three justices who gave the court a 6-3 conservative bent […]

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Germany To Drop Quarantine, Negative COVID-19 Demand For UK Arrivals

Argentina Faces Billion-dollar IMF Trip Wire As Protests Simmer

BUENOS AIRES: Argentina is facing a billion-dollar trip wire of debt repayments to the International Monetary Fund (IMF) coming due with uncertainty over whether the South American country will pay amid tense talks to revamp around $40 billion in loans. The grains-producing country, which has been battling currency and debt crises for years, is due […]

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Manipur Polls: Congress Forms Alliance With Five Left Parties to Defeat BJP

Manipur Polls: Congress Forms Alliance With Five Left Parties to Defeat BJP

The Manipur Congress and five left parties, CPI, CPI(M), RSP, JD(S) and Forward Block, on Thursday, announced a pre-poll alliance in the ensuing 12th Manipur Assembly election, with a common motive of defeating the BJP. The announcement was made during a press conference held at the head office of the Manipur Pradesh Congress Committee in […]

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Madness of Modi Bashing Turning into Conspiracy for Bashing India: BJP on Ansari's Remarks

Madness of Modi Bashing Turning into Conspiracy for Bashing India: BJP on Ansari’s Remarks

Naqvi said the country always follows the principle of tolerance and secularism, and asserted that the BJP and the government firmly believe in cultural nationalism. (Image: Shutterstock) Ansari said in recent years, there has been emergence of trends and practices that dispute the well-established principle of civic nationalism and interpose a new and imaginary practice […]

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Local BJP Leader Arrested for Spitting at Cop in Muzaffarnagar

Local BJP Leader Arrested for Spitting at Cop in Muzaffarnagar

BJP OBC Morcha Secretary Sachin Prajapati was arrested on Thursday for allegedly spitting on a constable and thrashing him, police here said. According to Civil Lines Police Station SHO Brijender Rawat, Prajapati was booked and arrested at the complaint of a constable who alleged that Prajapati spat on him at a police outpost in Kacchi […]

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UP Assembly Polls 2022: BSP Fields SC Candidates Against Akhilesh Yadav, Shivpal Yadav

UP Assembly Polls 2022: BSP Fields SC Candidates Against Akhilesh Yadav, Shivpal Yadav

File pic: SP chief Akhilesh Yadav with uncle Shivpal Yadav in Lucknow. (File Photo: Twitter/ @yadavakhiles) Apart from the two candidates, the party also declared 51 other names for the third phase of the UP Assembly elections. PTI Lucknow Last Updated:January 27, 2022, 21:40 IST FOLLOW US ON: The BSP on Thursday fielded Scheduled Castes […]

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Uttar Pradesh Assembly Polls: Yogi Adityanath Likely to Contest from Ayodhya

UP Elections 2022: Assembly Polls to Decide Future of State for Next 20 Years, Says Amit Shah

The upcoming assembly polls in Uttar Pradesh are not to decide an MLA, a minister or a chief minister, the elections are to decide the future course of the state for the next 20 years, Union Home Minister Amit Shah said on Thursday. Addressing a ’Prabhaavi Matdaata Samwad’ (Effective Voter Dialogue) in Greater Noida, the […]

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Who Will Lead Punjab? Congress Workers to Decide, Says Rahul Gandhi

Who Will Lead Punjab? Congress Workers to Decide, Says Rahul Gandhi

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Thursday said the party will announce the chief ministerial in Punjab after a decision is made about it by Congress workers. “We will ask Congress workers to decide Punjab Chief Ministerial candidate,” Gandhi said at a virtual ‘Punjab Fateh’ rally at Mithapur in Jalandhar attended by Chief Minister Charanjit Singh […]

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