india

  • Rajya Sabha passes bills to make India hub of arbitration 18 Jul 2019 20:18 New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) The Rajya Sabha on Thursday passed the Arbitration and Conciliation (Amendment) Bill 2019 that seeks to make India a hub of arbitration for settling commercial disputes in a shorter period of time. The Upper House also cleared …
  • Court-monitored mediation on Ayodhya extended till July 31: SC 18 Jul 2019 20:18 New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Thursday allowed the Ayodhya mediation panel to continue negotiations to develop a consensus between Hindu and Muslim parties on the temple dispute issue. The apex court also urged the mediators to continue …
  • ICJ judgment 18 Jul 2019 20:18 Much more damaging for India than for Pakistan While the verdict by the International Court of Justice (ICJ) is being portrayed by New Delhi as a major victory for India, the country in fact has failed to get its major demands accepted. The ICJ refused to …
  • States responsible for combating child abuse: Centre 18 Jul 2019 20:08 New Delhi (India), July 19 (ANI): States are responsible for dealing with crimes related to child abuse including cybercrimes as "police" and "public order" come under state subject, the Centre said on Thursday. In a written reply in …
  • India Hands Over Dossier to Pakistan Accusing It of Training Sikhs for Terror 18 Jul 2019 19:49 Asia & Pacific 20:27 18.07.2019Get short URL New Delhi (Sputnik): India handed over a 23-page dossier to Pakistan on 14 July during the Kartarpur Corridor talks at Wagah Border, accusing Islamabad of arming a secessionist Sikh group to spread terror. …
  • Two commit suicide in north Delhi 18 Jul 2019 19:36 New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) In two separate incidents, two men allegedly committed suicide in north Delhi area on Wednesday, the police said on Thursday. According to the police, the first incident took place at north-east Delhi’s Harsh Vihar area where a 26 …
  • Azure’s key investors explore selling stake 18 Jul 2019 19:35 NEW DELHI: German development finance institution Deutsche Investitions- und Entwicklungsgesellschaft (DEG), World Bank’s private-sector development arm International Finance Corporation (IFC) and Canadian pension fund Caisse de dépôt et placement du …
  • Tweaks in Companies Act to make fundraising easier 18 Jul 2019 19:35 NEW DELHI: Fundraising through various financial instruments may get easier for companies in the days to come with the Union government trying to reduce compliance rigours as part of its 100-day agenda, a person familiar with the development said. The …
  • China promises greater market access to India if it improves RCEP offer 18 Jul 2019 19:11 China has dangled a carrot before India to make it improve its market liberalisation offer under the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) pact by offering to open its own market even more, but New Delhi is cautious. In the one-on-one talks …
  • America & Pakistan: Back to a cosy future 18 Jul 2019 19:10 New Delhi’s greatest concern traditionally has been the transfer of military systems and technology to Islamabad. Geopolitical gears appear to be shifting once again in South Asia with Washington being the primary driver. The question is whether this …
  • Woman injured in east Delhi house collapse 18 Jul 2019 19:00 New Delhi: A 32-year-old woman suffered critical injuries after her two- storey house located in east Delhi’s Kalyanpuri area collapsed on Thursday due to rain. The incident occurred at 4 p.m. when some locals informed local police and fire department over …
  • Navy to buy Rs 1,589 crore satellite from ISRO 18 Jul 2019 18:58 NEW DELHI: The Indian Navy has placed an order with the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) for a new dedicated military satellite for communications between its warships, aircraft and shore-based units, with a launch expected within a year. The Rs 1 …
  • Delhi Cop Commits Suicide Allegedly Over Husband's Text Messages To Woman 18 Jul 2019 18:46 Kiran Yadav, 27, was posted with the Delhi Police's Third Battalion. (Representational) New Delhi: Suspecting her husband of chatting with a girl on WhatsApp, a 27-year-old Delhi Police woman constable committed suicide at her residence in west Delhi…
  • Decide On Sexual Harassment Complaint Within 8 Weeks: Court To IIT Delhi 18 Jul 2019 18:46 A woman made a complaint of sexual harassment against a professor at IIT Delhi. (Representational) New Delhi: The Delhi High Court has directed the Disciplinary Authority of IIT Delhi to decide within eight weeks on a complaint of sexual harassment against …
  • Mayawati trains guns on BJP over attachment of brother's property 18 Jul 2019 18:28 New Delhi [India], July 18 (ANI): Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati on Thursday lashed out at the BJP government at the Centre over the attachment of her brother Anand Kumar's property in Noida. Taking to Twitter, Mayawati claimed that the …
  • Trigger-happy Uttar Pradesh Police compel gangsters to flee to Delhi, Haryana 18 Jul 2019 18:22 By IANS NEW DELHI: "Udhar mat jao, maar diye jaaoge" (do not venture there (in UP) you will be killed in a police encounter). The phone conversation between two Delhi-based gangster recorded by the police speaks volume about the trigger-happy …
  • Delhi police files chargesheet in Tiwari’s son murder case 18 Jul 2019 18:09 New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) The Delhi Police on Thursday filed a chargesheet against Apoorva Shukla, who was arrested for allegedly murdering her husband Rohit Shekhar Tiwari, son of former Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand chief minister N.D. Tiwari. A 518-page …
  • Kejriwal writes to Union ministers for funds for local bodies 18 Jul 2019 18:08 New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday wrote to Union Ministers Nirmala Sitharaman (Finance) and Amit Shah (Home) to enable the Finance Commission to recommend legitimate share of Delhi in Central taxes and for basic and …
  • Bengaluru most digitised city; report 18 Jul 2019 18:06 Image Source : PTI Bengaluru most digitised city; report Bengaluru has topped the list of "most digitised cities" accounting for highest card payments in a study conducted by payments solution company Razorpay. According to the Era of Rising …
  • Bills to speed up arbitration process in India gets Rajya Sabha nod 18 Jul 2019 18:03 Parliament on Thursday passed a a bill to set up an independent and autonomous regime for institutionalised domestic and international arbitration in India. The New Delhi International Arbitration Centre (NDIAC) Bill, 2019, which seeks to replace an …
  • National Commission of Women received more than 10,500 complaints of rape and attempt to rape: Smriti Irani 18 Jul 2019 18:03 NEW DELHI: As per data provided by Woman and Child Development (WCD) Minister Smriti Irani in parliament today, more than 10,500 complaints of rape and attempt to rape have been received by the National Commission of Women (NCW) in the last five years. …
  • AAP did not construct a single flyover in Delhi: Congress 18 Jul 2019 17:54 Delhi Pradesh Congress Committee spokesperson Jitender Kumar Kochar said Kejriwal should be put to a "lie-detector test" for mouthing blatant lies. "All the flyover projects which were completed in the last four and half years were started …
  • 'Mayday' call incident: DGCA allows both Vistara pilots to resume duties 18 Jul 2019 17:35 NEW DELHI: Aviation regulator DGCA Thursday permitted two Vistara pilots, who had issued a 'Mayday' distress call due to low-fuel near Lucknow airport while operating a Mumbai-Delhi flight, to resume their duties till the final investigation report …
  • DGCA allows both Vistara pilots to resume flying duties 18 Jul 2019 17:24 NEW DELHI: Aviation regulator DGCA on Thursday permitted two Vistara pilots, who had issued a 'Mayday' distress call due to low-fuel near Lucknow airport while operating a Mumbai-Delhi flight, to resume their duties till the final investigation …
  • Fadnavis meets Union Ministers Amit Shah, Nirmala Sitharaman 18 Jul 2019 17:20 New Delhi [India], July 18 (ANI): Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis met Union Home Minister Amit Shah and Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman at Parliament Bhavan on Thursday. Fadnavis also met Union Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas, …
  • Indian tipped to keep warships in Persian Gulf but won’t join US coalition 18 Jul 2019 17:12 New Delhi — Indian warships escorting merchant vessels in the Persian Gulf will remain deployed for the longer term, officials with direct knowledge of the matter said, as tensions between Iran and Western powers rise. But the two ships, backed by …
  • Letter to BS: Sebi chief must be praised for seeking review of Budget plan 18 Jul 2019 17:06 This refers to “Sebi chief questions Budget plan for transfer of surplus funds to govt” (July 18). Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) Chairman Ajay Tyagi must be praised for seeking a review of the proposal that mandates transferring 75 per cent …
  • Trigger-happy UP police compel gangsters to flee to Delhi, Haryana (IANS Special) 18 Jul 2019 16:46 The daredevil encounter strategy of UP police has its side-effects. Big or small-time gangsters, fearing 'encounter killings' in UP, have now escaped either to Delhi or Haryana. Subsequently there seems to be a rise in the graph of organized crime, …
  • Mission Delhi ups heart attack patients’ survival chances 18 Jul 2019 16:44 New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) It takes just 10 minutes to treat someone under the Mission Delhi programme, started by the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) along with the All India institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS). The Mission Delhi aims to …
  • Woman constable commits suicide after WhatsApp tiff with husband 18 Jul 2019 16:44 New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) Suspecting her husband of chatting with a girl on WhatsApp, a 27-year-old Delhi Police woman constable committed suicide at her residence in west Delhi’s Dwarka, a police officer said on Thursday. The incident occurred on …
  • Amir is playing with ‘kids’: Vijender Singh 18 Jul 2019 16:44 New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) After registering his 11th consecutive victory in professional boxing by outsmarting American Mike Snider in New Jersey recently, Vijender Singh on Thursday said that Pakistan-origin British pugilist Amir Khan has been playing …
  • Former CEA rubbishes govt arguments; sticks to claim 18 Jul 2019 16:18 NEW DELHI: Sticking to his analysis that India's economic growth has been overestimated, Arvind Subramanian said he had raised doubts about the GDP numbers in 2015 when he was the chief economic adviser of the Modi government as he found inconsistency …
  • Priyanka requests Adityanath to provide 'minimum security cover' during UP visits 18 Jul 2019 16:13 New Delhi (India), July 18 (ANI): Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra has written a letter to Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath requesting "minimum security arrangement" to be made during her visits to the state so that …
  • Bengaluru is most digitised city in terms of payments, Hyderabad second most: Razorpay report 18 Jul 2019 16:13 By PTI CHENNAI: Bengaluru has topped the list of "most digitised cities" accounting for highest card payments in a study conducted by payments solution company Razorpay. According to the Era of Rising Fintech Report, released by Razorpay Software …
  • Sikh pilgrims subjected to blatant Khalistan propaganda, India tells Pakistan 18 Jul 2019 16:11 By PTI NEW DELHI: India has conveyed to Pakistan that Sikh pilgrims visiting that country are regularly subjected to anti-India propaganda and Khalistan agenda and elements based there burn the tricolour to hurt their sentiments. In a dossier given to …
  • Wishes pour in for Hima Das for winning fourth gold within 15 days 18 Jul 2019 16:11 By ANI NEW DELHI: India's ace sprinter Hima Das who won her fourth gold within 15 days is receiving a bundle of wishes for her achievements. Das won her latest gold in 200m race at Tabor Athletic Meet in the Czech Republic on Wednesday. She clocked the …
  • ‘It Was a Massacre’: 10 Are Killed in Caste-Driven Land Dispute in India 18 Jul 2019 15:55 NEW DELHI — A village chief and a gang of higher-caste men opened fire on poor farmers in northern India and killed at least 10 of them in a land dispute, police officials said on Thursday. Experts said it was one of the deadliest such episodes in India in …
  • RS-ARBITRATION-CONGRESS 18 Jul 2019 15:43 Arbitration Bills: Chidambaram, Singhvi criticise govt role New Delhi, Jul 18 () The Congress on Thursday alleged that the proposed Arbitration Council would be a "sarkari" Council and accused the government of making a "brazen" attempt …
  • Kejriwal writes to Shah, Sitharaman demanding hike in Delhi's share in central taxes 18 Jul 2019 15:43 New Delhi, Jul 18 () Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal Thursday wrote to Home Minister Amit Shah and Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, demanding that Delhi's shares in central taxes be raised in view of its burgeoning population. "Delhi has …
  • GoAir to launch new international flights 18 Jul 2019 15:26 New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) Budget passenger carrier GoAir on Thursday said it will launch a slew of new international flights including Delhi-Abu Dhabi from July 19. Accordingly, the airline will launch new flight services between Delhi and Abu Dhabi, …
  • GoAir expands network, announces multiple new domestic and international flights 18 Jul 2019 15:21 Expanding its network, GoAir Thursday announced it would start 12 new flights on international sector connecting India with cities such as Bangkok and Dubai. The low-cost carrier said it would start 16 new domestic flights too that will connect Hyderabad …
  • Rohit Shekhar Tiwari murder: Wife named in chargesheet for killing 18 Jul 2019 15:18 Apoorva Shukla Lawyer Apoorva Shukla has been charged with killing her husband Rohit Shekhar Tiwari, the son of late veteran politician N D Tiwari, by allegedly smothering and strangulating him following an argument over him drinking alcohol with his …
  • Pak continues to encourage terror groups to target India: Defence Ministry report 18 Jul 2019 15:03 Pulwama attack is also a confirmation of India continuing to be persistent target of ‘Pakistan sponsored’ cross border terrorism policy. New Delhi: Pakistani military establishment continues to encourage terrorist groups to infiltrate and target India, the …
  • Sikh pilgrims subjected to anti-India propaganda by Pakistan 18 Jul 2019 14:39 NEW DELHI: India has conveyed to Pakistan that Sikh pilgrims visiting the country four times in a year are regularly subjected to anti-India propaganda and the Khalistan agenda. In a dossier given to Pakistan, New Delhi also said a Federal Minister of …
  • New amendments to IBC will protect interest of homebuyers: Centre to SC 18 Jul 2019 14:31 New Delhi, Jul 18 () The Centre informed the Supreme Court on Thursday that amendments to the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (IBC) give appropriate weightage to homebuyers to protect their interest. The Cabinet on Wednesday cleared the amendments that seek …
  • Indian warships to stay longer in Persian Gulf, but won't join U.S. coalition 18 Jul 2019 14:27 NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Indian warships escorting merchant vessels in the Persian Gulf will remain deployed for the longer term, officials with direct knowledge of the matter said, as tensions between Iran and Western powers rise. FILE PHOTO: A general view …
  • Government seeks explanation from IndiGo on Gangwal's complaint 18 Jul 2019 14:27 NEW DELHI: The government has sought explanations from InterGlobe Aviation on allegations of corporate governance lapses raised by co-founder and promoter Rakesh Gangwal. In a filing to the stock exchanges, the company on Thursday said it received a …
  • Vijender responds to Amir Khan's challenge 18 Jul 2019 14:25 I am ready for a bout, Vijender challenges Amir IMAGE: Vijender Singh said it was Khan who picked juniors to fight against. Photograph: Ben Hoskins/Getty Images "Stop fighting children, I am ready for a bout," Indian boxing ace Vijender Singh …
  • Delhi rains: Water logging paralyses life in national capital 18 Jul 2019 14:14 New Delhi [India], July 18 (ANI): Life came to a standstill around Tughlakabad-Prahladpur area of the national capital after incessant rains flooded roads in the vicinity on Thursday causing major inconvenience to the commuters. The heavy downpour also …
  • Not just bliss, French kiss may get you gonorrhoea too! 18 Jul 2019 14:14 New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) If you thought gonorrhoea — the most antibiotic-resistant of all the sexually transmitted infections — can spread through only oral, anal or vaginal sex with someone with the disease, hold on. New research suggests mouth kissing …
  • India team selection for WI tour postponed due to new CoA diktat 18 Jul 2019 14:14 New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) The Committee of Administrators (CoA) on Thursday decided to change the age-old rule of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) Secretary convening the selection committee meeting of the Indian team by handing the …
  • India dubs Saeed's arrest by Pakistan as drama 18 Jul 2019 14:13 New Delhi [India], July 18 (ANI): India on Thursday dismissed the recent arrest of 2008 Mumbai terror attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed as a mere "drama". "This has not been the first time that Hafiz Saeed has been arrested or detained. This …
  • Fuel scare: DGCA allows grounded Vistara pilots to fly again 18 Jul 2019 14:06 NEW DELHI: The aviation regulator on Thursday lifted its grounding order for the two Vistara pilots who landed a Mumbai-Delhi flight in Lucknow after declaring a fuel 'May Day' this Monday. The Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) gathered …
  • 'India Has Weakened Its Hand' By Asking the US for Waivers - Former Diplomat 18 Jul 2019 13:22 Opinion 14:27 18.07.2019Get short URL New Delhi (Sputnik): By acting against key NATO ally Turkey for going ahead with the purchase of Russia's S-400 surface-to-air missile systems, the United States has sent a message to other countries that it …
  • Sunanda Pushkar case: Delhi's Rouse Avenue Court to hear arguments on charges from August 20 18 Jul 2019 13:19 New Delhi [India], July 18 (ANI): The Rouse Avenue Court here will begin hearing arguments on charges from August 20 in connection with Sunanda Pushkar's death case. The court has fixed August 20 and 22 for arguments on the charges. Congress leader …
  • New Delhi must reform, instead of picking Mumbai’s pocket 18 Jul 2019 13:10 The geographical distance between New Delhi and Mumbai is little more than 1,450 km; but the gap in attitude, priorities and economic thinking is much wider. And drifting farther apart every day. On Thursday, near-identical reports in this newspaper and …
  • BCCI secy can't convene selection meet: CoA 18 Jul 2019 12:55 NEW DELHI: Chairman of selectors will replace BCCI's general secretary as the convener of selection meetings, the Committee of Administrators (CoA) directed on Thursday, continuing the reforms mandated by the Supreme Court-appointed Lodha Panel. For …
  • Rely too much on dietary supplements? Stop now, ... 18 Jul 2019 12:49 NEW DELHI: Researchers have found that intake of some vitamins, minerals and other dietary supplements may not benefit the heart and, in some cases, may even prove to be injurious. According to the study published in the journal Annals of Internal Medicine …
  • Forget Love Island - new Norfolk dating TV show to launch and wants you 18 Jul 2019 12:48 PUBLISHED: 12:38 18 July 2019 | UPDATED: 12:38 18 July 2019 Ruth Lawes Mo Ali, left, and Steven Ashcroft, directors at NCS Productions, who are auditioning for Norfolk singletons for a TV show called Norfolk Dates. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY Copyright: …
  • Delhi University Officials Say No Controversial Content To Be Part Of Curriculum: Report 18 Jul 2019 12:34 Students' outfits protested against the "saffronisation" of Delhi University's curriculum. New Delhi: No "controversial" or "provocative" content will be part of the Delhi University's curriculum, officials said a …
  • Indian Supreme Court to Hear Most Controversial Legal Battle Since Country's Independence 18 Jul 2019 12:05 Asia & Pacific 13:24 18.07.2019Get short URL New Delhi (Sputnik): The Supreme Court of India has agreed to extend the deadline until the 31st of July for a three-member panel to submit its report on the controversial Babri Masjid-Ram Mandir case. The …
  • Sunanda case: Arguments against Tharoor to start on Aug 20 18 Jul 2019 12:02 New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) A Delhi court will on August 20 begin arguments on the charges in the death of Sunanda Pushkar in which her husband and Congress leader Shashi Tharoor is an accused. The arguments would commence before Special CBI Judge Arun …
  • SC adjourns ED plea against Saxena’s foreign visit 18 Jul 2019 12:02 New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Thursday adjourned till August an Enforcement Directorate plea opposing accused-turned-approver Rajeev Saxena’s foreign visit and asked AIIMS to submit a report to verify if he needs treatment outside the …
  • 10 Are Killed in Caste-Driven Land Dispute in India 18 Jul 2019 11:56 NEW DELHI — A village chief and a group of higher-caste men opened fire on poor farmers in northern India and killed at least 10 of them in a land dispute, police officials said on Thursday. The bloodshed unfolded on Wednesday around noon in a village in …
  • Trump mocked for tweet on arrest of Mumbai attacks suspect 18 Jul 2019 11:44 Pakistanis Thursday mocked US President Donald Trump's claim that the alleged Mumbai attacks mastermind had been arrested "after a ten-year search" while he was actually in the public eye for much of the decade. Hafiz Saeed, a firebrand …
  • Haven't received any letter from PC Chacko: Sheila Dikshit 18 Jul 2019 11:33 Chacko had earlier said not to have received any reply from her for 4 letters he wrote regarding issues in Delhi Pradesh Congress Committee. New Delhi: Congress leader Sheila Dikshit on Thursday denied to have received any letter from PC Chacko, in-charge …
  • England's Trevor Bayliss to coach Sunrisers Hyderabad in IPL 18 Jul 2019 11:24 New Delhi: England's World Cup-winning coach Trevor Bayliss Thursday replaced Australian Tom Moody as the head coach of IPL franchise Sunrisers Hyderabad. Bayliss will step down from his current role with the England team after the Ashes beginning next …
  • My aim of securing Olympic quota creates pressure: Heena Sidhu 18 Jul 2019 11:23 NEW DELHI: Heena Sidhu is on a break from the firing point these days. She looks much more relaxed, quite close to the space a shooter wants to be in. Her busy headspace earlier was displayed by the score monitor at the Delhi World Cup earlier this year. …
  • Vistara Airlines to launch international flights from Delhi and Mumbai to Singapore. Details here 18 Jul 2019 11:07 Vistara Airlines will soon begin its international operations, with first flights till Singapore, in a joint venture with Tata Sons Ltd and Singapore Airlines Ltd. The airline announced that it will operate a daily flight from Delhi and Mumbai to Singapore …
  • Reviving past affair not for me: Urvashi Dholakia 18 Jul 2019 10:59 New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) Actress Urvashi Dholakia, who is all set to show her dancing skills along with her former boyfriend Anuj Sachdeva in the forthcoming season nine of “Nach Baliye”, says she is not looking forward to giving a second chance to her …
  • Delhi's Unauthorised Colonies To Be Fixed, Arvind Kejriwal Thanks Centre 18 Jul 2019 10:51 Arvind Kejriwal thanked the Centre for agreeing to regularise properties in unauthorised colonies New Delhi: Residents of unauthorised colonies in Delhi will soon have ownership rights of their properties, Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal said today. …
  • Rs 400 Crore Plot Belonging To Mayawati's Brother Seized By Taxmen 18 Jul 2019 10:51 Mayawati recently appointed her brother as the national vice president of her Bahujan Samaj Party New Delhi: A plot of land in Noida near Delhi worth Rs 400 crore, said to belong to Uttar Pradesh politician Mayawati's brother, was seized by the Income …
  • HP launches ultra-slim ProBook 445 G6 with fast ... 18 Jul 2019 10:40 NEW DELHI: Expanding its commercial PC portfolio, HP India on Thursday launched a new notebook for Rs 67,260. Housing a powerful AMD Ryzen quad-core processor, the HP ProBook 445 G6 is lightweight and ultra-slim, built to enhance the productivity at small …
  • 17 animals killed as shed collapses due to rains in Delhi 18 Jul 2019 10:35 A temporary tin shed, covering around 1,350 sq feet, was put up for the animals and the terrace of it was loaded with fodder and grass. New Delhi: Seventeen animals were killed and five injured after a tin shed collapsed due to rains in Delhi's …
  • Congress gives Adjournment Motion Notice over ‘spurt in crime 18 Jul 2019 10:22 New Delhi: The Congress party on Thursday submitted an Adjournment Motion Notice in Lok Sabha over “alarming situation due to spurt in crime in Delhi”. Earlier on June 24, Aam Aadmi Party MP Sanjay Singh had given a Zero Hour Notice in the Rajya Sabha on …
  • Regenta & Royal Orchid Hotels announce launch plans for Three New Properties 18 Jul 2019 10:09 India's fastest growing hospitality chain with a diverse portfolio of hotels now operates 50+ hotels across 35 locations in India. The brand recently announced signing up of three new properties; in North Goa, Noida (Uttar Pradesh) and Belagavi ( …
  • GoAir announces new domestic, international flights 18 Jul 2019 09:49 Low-cost carrier GoAir today announced an expansion of its operations with five new international services to the Gulf region, two to Bangkok and eight new domestic services. The carrier, which in May reported 11.1% of the domestic market share, is …
  • AgustaWestland case: Delhi HC issues notice to Sushen Mohan Gupta 18 Jul 2019 09:32 New Delhi [India], July 18 (ANI): The Delhi High Court on Thursday issued a notice to Sushen Mohan Gupta, businessman and alleged middleman in AgustaWestland VVIP chopper scam case. The single bench of Justice Sunil Gaur has sought Gupta's reply on a …
  • Centre agrees to regularise unauthorised colonies in Delhi: Kejriwal 18 Jul 2019 09:28 Last month, Kejriwal had directed officials to complete development works in at least 781 unauthorised colonies within next five months. New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday said the Centre has agreed to regularise the unauthorised …
  • New amendments make it impossible for companies to escape CSR responsibility 18 Jul 2019 09:00 NEW DELHI: The Union cabinet has approved changes to the Companies Act of 2013 that make it mandatory for companies to create a ring-fenced escrow account for corporate social responsibility expenditure and transfer unused funds to the National CSR Fund. …
  • Ownership rights in Delhi’s unauthorized colonies 18 Jul 2019 08:57 New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) Residents of unauthorized colonies in Delhi will soon be allowed to register their houses, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said on Thursday, adding that the central government had given a positive response to the Delhi Cabinet’s …
  • Delhi's unauthorised colonies' residents to get land ownership soon: Kejriwal 18 Jul 2019 08:53 By PTI NEW DELHI: Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said Thursday the residents of unauthorised colonies in Delhi will soon have ownership rights of their properties as he asserted that the Centre has agreed to a city government proposal in this regard. The …
  • New CAC to be formed for appointment of Team India's head coach 18 Jul 2019 08:10 New Delhi: With the term of national Men's Cricket Team head coach, Ravi Shastri, coming to a close after the conclusion of the West Indies series, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has already started to look for a candidate. For …
  • ISRO Announces New Date For Launch of Chandrayaan-2 Mission 18 Jul 2019 07:56 Asia & Pacific 09:37 18.07.2019Get short URL New Delhi (Sputnik): The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has announced that the launch of Chandrayaan-2, which was called off due to a technical snag on 15 July, has now been rescheduled for 22 …
  • GoAir may start flights to Bhutan from New Delhi 18 Jul 2019 07:29 Following the launch of the services, GoAir will become the first domestic private carrier to fly to Bhutan. Mumbai: Wadia group-promoted budget airline GoAir is likely to commence flight services to Bhutan from New Delhi, a source said on Thursday. GoAir, …
  • Showers lash Delhi-NCR, traffic snarls annoy office goers 18 Jul 2019 07:18 New Delhi [India]: Monsoon has truly set in the national capital, which has begun to witness heavy downpour this week. However while the rain has provided relief from the sweltering heat, it has also resulted in a slower movement of traffic, with …
  • New firefighting facilities for Chandni Chowk 18 Jul 2019 06:10 Express News Service NEW DELHI: Chandni  Chowk, where firefighting is difficult due to the narrow lanes, is set to get a network of fire extinguishing facilities to handle any possible blaze in the historic market. Delhi Fire Services (DFS) has laid a …
  • Delhi University lecturers in a fix over syllabus 18 Jul 2019 06:10 Express News Service NEW DELHI: With four departments at Delhi University (DU) referring back the revised syllabus by the Academic Council and the process of revision being pushed back, there is lack of clarity among teachers on how they would go about …
  • Conflict in Delhi Congress: Sheila Dikshit-PC Chacko rift widening 18 Jul 2019 06:10 By Express News Service NEW DELHI: A few months before Assembly elections in the national capital, the Congress in Delhi seems to be in disarray, with the rumoured “rift” between its chief Sheila Dikshit and AICC incharge PC Chacko widening. Chacko on …
  • BJP in a fix over CM face in Delhi 18 Jul 2019 06:05 With four contenders for the top post in case the BJP wrests power from AAP, party sources say naming of a CM face may trigger factional fights. Radhika Ramaseshan reports. IMAGE: Delhi BJP chief Manoj Tiwari, centre, with party MLA Vijender Gupta, right, …
  • Rain Lashes Delhi-NCR, Traffic Snarls, Congestion In Various Parts 18 Jul 2019 05:57 New Delhi: Overnight showers in Delhi brought down the minimum temperature three notches below the season's average to 23.5 degree Celsius on Thursday morning with more rainfall likely in rest of the day. All parts of Delhi received rain in the past 24 …
  • Delhi: Parts of city receives rainfall 18 Jul 2019 04:52 New Delhi: Parts of the national capital received rainfall on early Thursday giving much-needed respite to the people from the humidity. The heavy downpour brought the temperature down by several notches. According to Skymet, a private weather forecasting …
  • Parts Of Delhi And Adjoining Areas Receive Rainfall 18 Jul 2019 04:14 New Delhi: Delhi received rainfall early on Thursday giving the much-needed respite to people from the humidity.  On Wednesday, parts of Delhi and its adjoining areas Faridabad, Ghaziabad, Gurugram and Noida received good rainfall and it was accompanied by …
  • Delhi: 40-year-old’s organs give new life to six persons 18 Jul 2019 01:58
  • Delhi Court Summons Arvind Kejriwal Over Defamation Case 18 Jul 2019 00:11 New Delhi: A Delhi court Wednesday summoned Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal in a criminal complaint of the founder of social media page, ''I Support Narendra Modi'', who alleged that the AAP leader retweeted an allegedly defamatory video by …
  • Cabinet nod to Bill to constitute new commission to replace MCI 17 Jul 2019 22:35 Union ministers Prakash Javadekar and Piyush Goyal during a Cabinet briefing, in New Delhi on Wednesday. (PTI) The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved the National Medical Commission Bill which provides for the constitution of National Medical Commission …
  • Delhi: Rs 250 crore to sort out mess at 3 dumping yards, NGT wants update in one year 17 Jul 2019 22:30 The bench noted that some cities, which capped their dumping yards years ago, are facing the issue of leachate contaminating water bodies and groundwater. To reclaim three dumping yards at Bhalswa and Ghazipur, the National Green Tribunal (NGT) Wednesday …
  • Beyoncé and docs on R. Kelly, Michael Jackson get Emmy nods - New Delhi Times 17 Jul 2019 22:09 Beyoncé’s “Homecoming” film has scored six Emmy nominations, while documentaries on Michael Jackson, R. Kelly and the disastrous Fyre Festival also picked up nominations. With Netflix’s “Homecoming: A Film by Beyoncé,” the pop star personally earned four …
  • Thirteen banks move Delhi HC against service tax demand of 17 Jul 2019 21:54 New Delhi: Thirteen banks have moved Delhi High court against a government demand for service tax to the tune of of ₹38,000 crore. Their claim is that the government has taken an arbitrary decision on the service tax, which is being charged from the banks …
  • New book to tell untold stories from Kargil War 17 Jul 2019 21:29 NEW DELHI: On the 20th anniversary of the Kargil War, a new book will revisit the freezing battle grounds of the 1999 conflict through untold stories of its bravest soldiers. Titled, "Kargil: Untold stories from the War", the book published by …