Castillo has promised to use the revenues from the mining sector to improve public services, including education and health, whose inadequacies were highlighted by the pandemic.
Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra during a press conference at the party office in Lucknow.PTI Photo/Nand Kumar
TMC leader Babul Supriyo comes out of Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla's residence after submitting his resignation as MP, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/Manvender Vashist
Security personnel stand guard outside 100 year old Bihar Legislative Assembly building in Patna. The centenary celebrations will be inaugurated by President Ram Nath Kovind.PTI Photo
President Ram Nath Kovind with Pearl Aquaculture scientist Dr Ajai Sonkar during their meeting after latter's recent research paper published in European science journal. Sonkar's research is about pearl formation in...PTI Photo
Punjab Agriculture Minister Randeep Singh Nabha addresses a press conference at Punjab Bhawan, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/Kamal Kishore
The Opposition is hoping for a rich election harvest in Uttar Pradesh but Lucknow appears to be a long way from the killing fields.
The former Delhi Police employee has also emerged as the go-to man for the authorities to reach out to the agitating farmers.
Outwardly peaceful, Kashmir has seen a spate of civilian killings in recent weeks. A silent unease has now exploded into fear and concern after the shooting of minorities.
Virat Kohli will step down as T20 captain of India and RCB but that will not take away the fact that he remains a unique leader
With all foreign soldiers out of Afghanistan, the Taliban is now in a position to do pretty much what it wants.
It can be a crucial stepping stone to develop young minds to appreciate the importance of practising honesty throughout their academic journey and lay the foundations for successful professional careers.
One can be pro-religion, but against coerced religion; one can be pro-vaccines, but against coercion and mandates