‘I surely can’: PM Modi responds to Twitter poser on temple city | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is quite active on social media, was quick to identify on Twitter an image that he had shared some years ago. When Lost Temples posted an image of a beautiful temple glowing in yellow light on a river bank with a poser “Can you identify that great city?”, … Read more ‘I surely can’: PM Modi responds to Twitter poser on temple city | India News – Times of India

Indo-Pak Peace Summit led by women for celebrating heritage, solutions for peace in South Asia | India News – Times of India

BATHINDA: Taking ahead the peace process between India and Pakistan by activists of many shades, now an independent woman magazine eShe is holding a 2-day virtual ‘Indo-Pak Peace Summit led by women’ on January 16-17. Over 40 accomplished women from various countries will come together to share their experiences and brainstorm for actionable solutions to … Read more Indo-Pak Peace Summit led by women for celebrating heritage, solutions for peace in South Asia | India News – Times of India

Covid-19: India’s virus caseload tally rises to 1,05,27,683 with 15,590 new cases | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: India’s Covid-19 caseload rose to 1,05,27,683 with 15,590 people testing positive for the infection in a day, while the recoveries have surged to 1,01,62,738, according to the Union health ministry data updated on Friday. The country’s death toll increased to 1,51,918 with 191 daily new fatalities, the data updated at 8 am showed. … Read more Covid-19: India’s virus caseload tally rises to 1,05,27,683 with 15,590 new cases | India News – Times of India

Government extends FCRA registration validity of NGOs till May 31 | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: NGOs and associations whose registration under the Foreign Contribution (Regulation) Act, 2010, was expiring between September 29, 2020 — when fresh amendments to the Act were notified — and May 31, 2021, will now enjoy extended validity of their FCRA certificates until May this year, the home ministry has said. According to a … Read more Government extends FCRA registration validity of NGOs till May 31 | India News – Times of India

PM to flag off 6 express trains providing direct connectivity to Kevadia near Statue of Unity | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: In a first, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will flag off six express trains from Varanasi, Dadar, Delhi, Ahmedabad, Rewa and Chennai stations to Kevadia in Gujarat on Sunday where the Statue of Unity is located. The Ahmedabad-Kevadia Janshatabdi train will also have a vistadome coach, which is specially designed to make train journeys … Read more PM to flag off 6 express trains providing direct connectivity to Kevadia near Statue of Unity | India News – Times of India

Anna Hazare writes to PM Modi, demands that govt fulfil assurance on fixing MSP | India News – Times of India

AHMEDNAGAR: Social activist Anna Hazare on Thursday wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, stating that farmers should get 50% more than the cost of inputs but they do not get it though the government had given assurances in this regard in the past. The letter in Hindi said, “The written assurance given by your government … Read more Anna Hazare writes to PM Modi, demands that govt fulfil assurance on fixing MSP | India News – Times of India

Over 500 lawyers write to CJI seeking physical hearing resumption in Supreme Court, call virtual system a ‘failure’ | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Over 500 lawyers have written a letter to the Chief Justice of India Sharad Arvind Bobde seeking his immediate direction for the resumption of physical hearing in the Supreme Court, stating that the present virtual system of hearing is a failure. All courts in the country including the Supreme Court allowed virtual hearings … Read more Over 500 lawyers write to CJI seeking physical hearing resumption in Supreme Court, call virtual system a ‘failure’ | India News – Times of India

When and how was Ram Setu formed? ASI OKs research | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: An underwater exploration project to determine the age of the Ram Setu, a chain of shoals between India and Sri Lanka, and “how” it was formed will begin this year. Scientists who will be working on the project said it may “help determine the age of the Ramayana period.” The Central Advisory Board … Read more When and how was Ram Setu formed? ASI OKs research | India News – Times of India

Govt steps into WhatsApp row, ‘examining’ data-sharing update | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: The government has stepped into the raging privacy controversy over WhatsApp’s latest update and has started an “examination” of the new mandate that the company has asked users to agree to by February 8. “We are collecting details,” official sources told TOI, in an indication that the government is keeping a watch over … Read more Govt steps into WhatsApp row, ‘examining’ data-sharing update | India News – Times of India

Sea Vigil coastal security exercise concludes | India News – Times of India

KOCHI: The coastal defence exercise Sea Vigil 2021, conducted by the Indian Navy in close coordination with Indian Coast Guard, State Governments and Union Territories concluded on Wednesday. It was the second edition of the largest coastal defence exercise in the country that was conducted pan India in all coastal states and UTs of India. … Read more Sea Vigil coastal security exercise concludes | India News – Times of India