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Above 2.52 cr minority students availed scholarships: Naqvi

New Delhi: Nearly 2.52 crore minority students, half of them girls, availed three scholarship schemes being offered by the government, Minority Affairs Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi said today. Naqvi said in Lok Sabha that scholarships are being given for the education empowerment of minority students, including girl students all over the country. All

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PM relaunching my govt's expressway project: Akhilesh Yadav

Lucknow: Hours before Prime Minister Narendra Modi was to lay the foundation stone for the Purvanchal Expressway, former chief minister Akhilesh Yadav today sought to take the wind out of his sails by claiming it was his own government's project which was being relaunched. "This was originally Samajwadi Purvanchal Expressway, but the

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3 ports to pick up govt stake; No question of closure of DCI: Gadkari

New Delhi: There is no question of closure of state-owned Dredging Corporation of India (DCI) as three major ports, including Visakhapatnam Port, plan to pick up government stake in the company, Shipping Minister Nitin Gadkari said. "At the department level, we have taken a decision. The three major ports are now ready

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