MADRID: With most of the countries and negotiating blocks at the UN climate conference being unhappy with the draft text on the COP25 outcome, the ongoing talks on Saturday further dragged on, beyond 24 hours of its official deadline, to have some result at the end. Variables in the text around unfulfilled past commitments of…

KOLKATA: Amid the violence in West Bengal against the amended Citizenship Act, governor Jagdeep Dhankhar on Saturday urged chief minister Mamata Banerjee to demonstrate her “true faith and allegiance” to the Constitution. Dhankhar’s comments drew sharp reactions from the TMC which asked him to “stop lecturing” Banerjee on her constitutional duties. “I appeal to everyone…

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will on December 22 launch the BJP’s campaign for the upcoming Delhi assembly polls by addressing a rally at Ramlila Maidan, which will be attended by residents of unauthorised colonies, the party said on Saturday. Earlier this month, Parliament passed the National Capital Territory of Delhi (Recognition of Property…

MUMBAI: Even as food inflation rose to a record 10.01%, the highest in 6 years, the common man’s household budget suffered another blow on Saturday. India’s leading dairy Amul will raise milk prices by Rs 2 per litre in several markets including Mumbai from Sunday owing to higher costs of cattle feed and labour. This…

JAMMU: Jammu and Kashmir administration on Saturday reviewed the post snowfall situation across the union territory and issued directions for early restoration of power supply and clearance of roads, an official spokesperson said. Advisor to lieutenant governor, K K Sharma and chief secretary B V R Subrahmanyam held a video conference with the officials of…

Photo for representative purpose onlyMUMBAI: Suburban train services will be affected on Western Railway (WR) and Central Railway’s main and harbour line due to maintenance block on Sunday. CR’s spokesperson said, “On mainline block will held on CSMT-bound fast line between Kalyan – Diva from 11.25am to 3.55pm.” On Harbour line, block will be taken…