IRCTC to run Bharat Gaurav train to Puri, Kasi, and Ayodhya

IRCTC to run Bharat Gaurav train to Puri, Kasi, and Ayodhya

The Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) will operate ‘Bharat Gaurav’ tourist train as part of the ‘Punya Kshetra Yatra’ package to Puri, Kasi and Ayodhya from April 6 to 15. The 10-day pilgrimage tour will cover Puri, Konark, Gaya, Varanasi, Ayodhya and Prayagraj. The tourist train will start from Secunderabad station and have … Read more

Priyanka Gandhi joins Bharat Jodo Nyay Yatra in its last leg in Uttar Pradesh

Priyanka Gandhi joins Bharat Jodo Nyay Yatra in its last leg in Uttar Pradesh

Congress leaders Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi during the ‘Bharat Jodo Nyay Yatra’, in Moradabad, Saturday, on February 24. | Photo Credit: PTI The Rahul Gandhi-led Bharat Jodo Nyay Yatra on February 24 resumed from Moradabad in Uttar Pradesh with Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra joining her brother in the yatra’s final leg in … Read more

Priyanka Gandhi to join Rahul-led Bharat Jodo Nyay Yatra in U.P.’s Moradabad on February 24

Priyanka Gandhi to join Rahul-led Bharat Jodo Nyay Yatra in U.P.’s Moradabad on February 24

Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra at AICC headquarters in New Delhi. FILE | Photo Credit: PTI Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra will join the Rahul Gandhi-led Bharat Jodo Nyay Yatra in Moradabad on Saturday and will be part of the campaign for the remainder of the Uttar Pradesh leg over the weekend in the districts of … Read more

Nehru, Indira gave Bharat Ratna to themselves: Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister

Nehru, Indira gave Bharat Ratna to themselves: Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister

Madhya Pradesh CM Mohan Yadav. File. | Photo Credit: PTI Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Mohan Yadav on Monday said that the country’s first Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru and first female PM Indira Gandhi gave the highest civilian award of the Bharat Ratna to themselves.  “This is the history of Bharat Ratna that Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru-ji … Read more

Govt. gets ready to include ASHA and anganwadi workers/helpers in its Ayushman Bharat scheme

Govt. gets ready to include ASHA and anganwadi workers/helpers in its Ayushman Bharat scheme

The decision to include healthcare workers in the Ayushman Bharat-Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana was announced by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman during the presentation of the interim Union Budget. File After the Central government announced its decision to include Accredited Social Health Activists (ASHAs) and Anganwadi workers and helpers into the free cover for health … Read more

SKM welcomes Bharat Ratna for Charan Singh, Swaminathan, slams govt for not keeping MSP promise

SKM welcomes Bharat Ratna for Charan Singh, Swaminathan, slams govt for not keeping MSP promise

In this combo of file photos of (L-R) former Prime Ministers P.V. Narasimha Rao and Charan Singh, and agriculture scientist M.S. Swaminathan, who will be honoured with the Bharat Ratna – country’s highest civilian award. | Photo Credit: PTI Samyukt Kisan Morcha on February 10 welcomed the conferring of Bharat Ratna on Chaudhary Charan Singh … Read more

Rahul Gandhi's Bharat Jodo Nyay Yatra resumes from Jharkhand's Ramgarh

Rahul Gandhi's Bharat Jodo Nyay Yatra resumes from Jharkhand's Ramgarh

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi pays tribute to Shaheed Shekh Bhikhari and Tikait Umrao Singh during the Bharat Jodo Nyay Yatra, at Shahadat Sthal in Jharkhand, on February 5, 2024. | Photo Credit: -PTI Congress leader Rahul Gandhi’s ‘Bharat Jodo Nyay Yatra’ resumed from Jharkhand’s Ramgarh district on February 5, the fourth day of his procession … Read more

Activists urge Union government to sell Bharat dal through PDS outlets

Activists urge Union government to sell Bharat dal through PDS outlets

  Bharat brand of chana dal (Kadalai paruppu) is being sold at ₹60/kg in one kilo packets at crowded marketplaces in mobile vans to help reduce its prices in the open market.  The Union government’s exercise lacks transparency and seems like a political game where the ruling party at the Centre was trying to score … Read more

Congress launches crowdfunding campaign for Bharat Jodo Nyay Yatra

Congress launches crowdfunding campaign for Bharat Jodo Nyay Yatra

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi greets the supporters during the party’s Bharat Jodo Nyay Yatra. File | Photo Credit: ANI The Congress launched a crowdfunding campaign, Donate for Nyay, for the ongoing Bharat Jodo Nyay Yatra, under which people will get a Rahul Gandhi-signed letter or merchandise in return for their donation. Congress treasurer Ajay Maken, … Read more

Karnataka to write to Centre to confer Bharat Ratna on late seer of Siddaganga Mutt Shivakumara Swami

Karnataka to write to Centre to confer Bharat Ratna on late seer of Siddaganga Mutt Shivakumara Swami

Shivakumara Swami passed away in 2019. | Photo Credit: Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Sunday said the State government would write to the Centre to confer the Bharat Ratna on the late seer of Siddaganga Mutt Shivakumara Swami. He was speaking in Tumakuru after inaugurating the Smruthi Vana, laid out in the memory of Shivakumara Swami, … Read more