• Government plans Rs 1,000-crore fund for startups in priority areas 22 May 2019 19:56 NEW DELHI: The government proposes to introduce a slew of reforms and another fund to boost startups that are focussed on priority areas such as rural healthcare, water and waste management, clean energy solutions, cyber security and drones. The Department …
  • BharatPe shopkeepers won rewards worth 5.5 million 22 May 2019 19:45 New Delhi [India] May 22 (ANI/NewsVoir): India's largest merchant service and UPI payments app, BharatPe today announced the winners of its 2019 World Cup contest. 11 merchants from Bangalore, mostly independent business owners will be travelling …
  • Security forces need to upgrade skills, says Ajit Doval 22 May 2019 19:43 New Delhi: National Security Advisor (NSA) Ajit Doval on Wednesday stressed on the need for the security forces to increase their capabilities and professionalism while claiming that these were important since there could be serious challenges in future …
  • Rahul Gandhi asks workers to stay alert 22 May 2019 19:42 New Delhi: As apprehension over EVMs being rigged continue to keep the Opposition parties on  tenterhooks, Congress president Rahul Gandhi tweeted: “The next 24 hours are very important. Be alert. And do not be scared. Do not be disheartened by “rumours” …
  • Amit Shah attacks opposition for row on EVMs 22 May 2019 19:42 New Delhi: A day after 22 Opposition parties met the Election Commission (EC) and raised doubts over EVMs, BJP president Amit Shah on Wednesday said the Opposition camp is rattled by its likely defeat and as a result is trying to disrespect the people’s …
  • Lok Sabha Elections 2019: Wait over, results today 22 May 2019 19:42 New Delhi: The counting of votes for the seven-phase Lok Sabha elections, the world’s biggest democratic exercise, will take place on Thursday, bringing the curtains down on a bitterly-fought contest which the country rarely witnessed. Election Commission …
  • World tunes to India as ballot counting begins 22 May 2019 19:37 About 67 per cent of the 910 million electors had cast their vote in the seven-phase elections. The D-day is finally here. After an exhaustive six-week long electoral process, dubbed as the world's biggest democratic exercise, 1.3 billion Indians are …
  • ‘Violence is created in the head’ 22 May 2019 19:30 The film presents the dilemma of people who hold on to their roots and yet try to fit in. The trope of two female protagonists crossing paths, one steeped in tradition and the other in modernity, isn’t new. But first-time writer-producer Delhi-based Riya …
  • Three-wheelers may have to go electric from FY24 22 May 2019 19:25 NEW DELHI: A panel led by Niti Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant has recommended a complete switch to electric three-wheelers and two-wheelers in a phased manner, starting from March 31, 2023. A senior government official aware of the deliberations told ET that the …
  • PSB reforms via EASE 2.0 scheme on the cards 22 May 2019 19:25 NEW DELHI: A host of measures are on the cards for transformation of public sector banks (PSBs). While consolidation tops the agenda, a list of directions is being separately worked out for state-owned lenders to focus on risk assessment, enhanced early …
  • Netflix pushing into smaller towns with new shows, lower charges 22 May 2019 19:14 NEW DELHI: US video-on-demand platform Netflix that has acquired the image of an elite streaming service thanks to iconic shows such as Narcos and Stranger Things is working to tweak that reputation in India, wooing smaller towns and diverse audiences with …
  • How serious Nitish Kumar is over special status demand? 22 May 2019 19:10 By S.K.Khan, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar once again demanded the special category status for Bihar. Addressing media persons before leaving for a meeting of NDA constituents in New Delhi, Nitish emphasised that the state should be granted special category …
  • World Cup team analysis: Can New Zealand take wing this time? 22 May 2019 18:55 The Kiwis have been consistent performers at the World Cup, but a trophy has proved elusive. New Zealand has reached the semifinals on six occasions, and in the last edition, made a terrific run to the final. In the summit clash, against host Australia at …
  • RBI’s revised stress assets resolution circular soon 22 May 2019 18:51 New Delhi, May 22 (IANS) The Reserve Bank of India’s revised stress assets resolution circular is likely to be out after lifting of the model code of conduct following conclusion of the general election. The revised circular is ready and will be out …
  • India proposes electrifying motorbikes, scooters in 6-8 years- source 22 May 2019 18:30 NEW DELHI, May 22 (Reuters) - The Indian government’s leading think-tank has proposed electrifying most motorbikes and scooters within the next six to eight years to curb pollution and reduce dependency on fossil fuels, a source with direct knowledge of …
  • China behind ‘sudden rise’ in CFC emissions, say scientists 22 May 2019 18:26 NEW DELHI: China continues to emit an increasing amount of ozone depleting chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs), despite a global initiative to phase out CFCs under the Montreal Protocol, aggravating the climate crisis, scientists have found. The international team …
  • Delhi, Meghalaya HCs get new chief justices 22 May 2019 18:12
  • Delhi's Road 224 In Dwaraka To Remain Shut During Counting, Say Police 22 May 2019 18:03 Delhi Police has issued an advisory informing residents of Dwarka of the road block. (Representational) New Delhi: The Delhi Police has issued an advisory informing residents of Dwarka that road number 224 in sector 9 will be closed on Thursday from 4 am …
  • Delhi College Student Sexually Assaulted By Guard On Campus: Police 22 May 2019 18:03 After the case was filed, the police scanned the CCTV footage of the cameras installed in the college New Delhi: A security guard of a Delhi University girls' college was arrested by Delhi Police on Wednesday after a student complained of being …
  • No meeting was agreed upon between the Dalai Lama and Xi-Jinping in 2014: Dalai Lama's Office 22 May 2019 17:45 By Tenzin Dharpo Tibetan leader His Holiness the Dalai Lama. Phayul file photo DHARAMSHALA, May 22: What seemed days ago to be a major behind-the-scene revelation in the Tibet-China diplomacy has been played down following its denial from the private …
  • Supreme Court gets four new judges; now has full strength 22 May 2019 17:32 NEW DELHI: Four new judges were appointed to the Supreme Court Wednesday, raising their number to 31, the full sanctioned strength. As of now, the apex court is functioning with 27 judges. The sanctioned strength is 31, including the Chief Justice. In the …
  • India's central bank concerned to avert contagion from NBFC liquidity issues -sources 22 May 2019 17:06 * RBI keen to ensure NBFC issues do not cause systemic crisis-sources * RBI unlikely to provide direct help to the sector -sources * RBI plan to use “nuanced” approach to tackle issues -source By Swati Bhat and Manoj Kumar MUMBAI/NEW DELHI, May 22 ( …
  • FinMin prepares 100-day agenda for new govt; focus on boosting economy, investment 22 May 2019 16:58 New Delhi, May 22 () With the Lok Sabha election process coming to an end, the finance ministry has prepared 100-day agenda for the new government with an aim to push the economy which has slipped to 6.6 per cent in the third quarter of 2018-19. Among …
  • Four new judges cleared by Govt for elevation to SC 22 May 2019 16:37 New Delhi, May 22 (IANS) The government is learnt have cleared the elevation of four new judges to the Supreme Court, paving the way for their swearing-in in “a day or two.” After the new judges take charge, the apex court will have its full strength of 31 …
  • Team India arrives in London ahead of ICC World Cup 2019; see pics 22 May 2019 16:33 India will face New Zealand on May 25 in its first warm-up followed by a match against Bangladesh on May 28. New Delhi: Team India, on Wednesday, arrived in London to participate in the International Cricket Council (ICC) Men's Cricket World Cup, …
  • Rajasthan Woman Allegedly Gang-Raped In South Delhi 22 May 2019 16:22 The woman came to Delhi only a couple days ago and was staying with a relative. (Representational) New Delhi: A 26-year-old woman was allegedly gang raped in South Delhi's Maidan Garhi area, police said on Wednesday.  The woman said she had gone to the …
  • In Pranab Mukherjee's Speech, A Hint Seen For President Kovind 22 May 2019 16:19 Pranab Mukherjee said he exercised his right as a citizen after many years (File photo) New Delhi: Former President Pranab Mukherjee appears to have subtly thrown shade at his successor Ram Nath Kovind, who voted on May 12 along with the rest of Delhi in …
  • Sushma Swaraj discusses issues of bilateral interest with Chinese counterpart Wang Yi 22 May 2019 16:00 By PTI BISHKEK:  External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Wednesday met her Chinese counterpart Wang Yi on the sidelines of a multilateral meeting here and discussed issues of bilateral interest, including the implementation of understanding reached …
  • FinMin starts meeting with industry bodies in run-up to 2019-20 budget 22 May 2019 15:44 New Delhi, May 22 () The finance ministry has begun the pre-Budget consultation exercise with industry bodies in the run-up to the full budget for the current financial year to be unveiled by the new government sometime in July. Finance ministry officials …
  • Jamie Oliver to continue to expand restaurant business in India 22 May 2019 15:41 NEW DELHI: Even as it faces closures in the United Kingdom, restaurants started by British celebrity chef Jamie Oliver will continue to expand in India, through their local master franchisee partner for the country, Dolomite Restaurants, said a top …
  • Air travel market contracts in April due to capacity crunch 22 May 2019 15:41 NEW DELHI: After years of double digit growth, India’s air travel market has started contracting in April as the industry grappled with a sharp reduction in capacity owing to various factors, latest data from civil aviation regulator showed on Wednesday. …
  • How Modi's populist message could win the Indian PM a second term 22 May 2019 15:31 In the final hours of India's longest and possibly most combative election campaign, the gleaming New Delhi headquarters of the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) went into virtual lockdown. Six gruelling weeks after voting started in this country of …
  • Vijay Amritraj graces Roland Garros India opening party 22 May 2019 15:31 New Delhi, May 22 (IANS) The Roland-Garros opening party, presented by Rolex, was held here on Tuesday to celebrate the two brands new alliance. This forms a part of a series of such events being held in Brazil, China and India, just a few weeks before the …
  • Sweet food, bitter effect in India, Bangladesh 22 May 2019 15:23 "It's something that's not going to go away," said Rohin Sarin, a 17-year-old diabetic in New Delhi. His friends in their blue and brown school uniform know that Rohin always needs his special equipment. They have seen the ritual quite …
  • Fake news deluge: Around 300 mn smartphone users... 22 May 2019 15:16 NEW DELHI: Veena Arora, a retired school principal in a small town of Uttar Pradesh, decided to use a smartphone in November last year for the first time at the cajoling of her children so that the family could stay together online even though they live in …
  • Lok Sabha 2019: A Sunny day for Deol Jr? Will the ‘Rangeela’ girl shine? Can Gambhir score on debut? 22 May 2019 15:16 NEW DELHI: The world's biggest elections process - conducted over seven phases - concluded on Sunday. After the five-week exercise, all eyes are now fixed on the final outcome. As the counting of votes begins on Thursday morning 8:00 am, there is much …
  • Delhi university’s new UG curriculum ready, varsity seeks feedback from public 22 May 2019 14:59 DU’s new curriculum to be implemented from coming academic session. (Representational Image) The University of Delhi (DU) has prepared the new curriculum for all its undergraduate programmes. The new curriculum is said to be prepared “with a vision of …
  • Karisma Kapoor shares poster of her digital debut show 'Mentalhood' 22 May 2019 14:58 New Delhi (India), May 22 (ANI): With the digital platforms gaining popularity, actors are also trying their hands on it. Bollywood diva Karisma Kapoor is the latest one to make her digital debut. The actor will be seen on Alt Balaji's parenting show …
  • 7 Kg Laddoo Cake, Lotus-Shaped Sweets As BJP Prepares For Comeback 22 May 2019 14:45 New Delhi: With hours to go for votes to be counted in the Lok Sabha election tomorrow, preparations for a grand celebration are in full swing among BJP workers and supporters after most exit polls predicted on Sunday that the ruling party is coming back …
  • Builders opting for old GST rate face problems with buyers insisting on paying only 5 pc tax 22 May 2019 14:15 New Delhi, May 22 () Builders are facing a piquant situation with homebuyers insisting that they will pay only the new rate of 5 per cent GST on flats even though the developer has opted for the old rate of 12 per cent to take advantage of credit on inputs …
  • Niti Aayog's economic agenda for new govt likely to focus on boosting private investment: Rajiv Kumar 22 May 2019 14:15 NEW DELHI: Niti Aayog is working on the economic agenda for the new government where the focus will be on achieving long term sustainable growth and boosting private investments in the country, the think tank's vice-chairman Rajiv Kumar said on …
  • Can Imran Khan Really End Corruption in Pakistan? 22 May 2019 14:13 As Pakistan fights to curtail corruption, the government can look toward China and India for anti-corruption policies. By Zara Qaiser and Alfred M. Wu for The Diplomat May 21, 2019 On the 23rd anniversary of the founding of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI), …
  • Opposition sore losers, desperation over VVPAT issue indication of defeat: Paswan 22 May 2019 14:12 New Delhi: Union Minister and BJP ally Ram Vilas Paswan on Wednesday dubbed the opposition "sore losers" and claimed that their "desperation" over the VVPAT issue was an indication of their defeat in the Lok Sabha polls. Leaders of 22 …
  • ‘All-time high’ fake news storm hits millions in India polls 22 May 2019 14:04 New Delhi, May 22 (IANS) Veena Arora, a retired school principal in a small town of Uttar Pradesh, decided to use a smartphone in November last year for the first time at the cajoling of her children so that the family could stay together online even …
  • TCI Express Q4 PAT up 22 pc at Rs 22 cr 22 May 2019 13:57 New Delhi, May 22 () Logistics service provider TCI Express Wednesday reported 22.2 per cent growth in profit after tax (PAT) at Rs 22 crore for the fourth quarter ended March 31, 2019. The company had clocked a PAT of Rs 18 crore during the year-ago …
  • India Test Fires Air Launched Version of BrahMos Supersonic Cruise Missile 22 May 2019 13:26 Military & Intelligence 16:25 22.05.2019Get short URL The 2.5-ton air-launched version of the BrahMos (BrahMos-A) missile, named after India's Brahmaputra River and Russia's Moskva River, has an operational range of around 300 km. It can be …
  • HC reserves order on CBI plea to extend probe time in Asthana Bribery case 22 May 2019 12:57 NEW DELHI: The CBI Wednesday told the Delhi High Court that it was asking for more time to complete the investigation in a bribery case involving the agency's former special director Rakesh Asthana so as to conduct the probe in a free, fair and …
  • Tata Motors launches compact truck Intra priced at Rs 5.35 lakh 22 May 2019 12:40 New Delhi, May 22 () Tata Motors Wednesday launched compact truck 'Intra' with a starting price of Rs 5.35 lakh (ex-showroom). The new product, which sits above the company's Tata Ace range, comes in two variants - V10 and V20. The Intra V10 …
  • GSTN releases prototype of simplified return filing system 22 May 2019 12:40 New Delhi, May 22 () GST Network on Wednesday released a demo tool for the new and simplified return filing form which will be launched sometime later in the year. The prototype available on webportal https://demoofflinetool.gst.gov.in/ …
  • Afghanistan, terrorism top Sushma Swaraj's speech at SCO meet 22 May 2019 12:29 [Kyrgyzstan], May 22 (ANI): Sushma Swaraj, the Minister of External Affairs, reiterated India's commitment in securing peace and security in war-ravaged Afghanistan as she addressed the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) meeting here on Wednesday. …
  • Election Commission refuses tallying EVMs with VVPATs 22 May 2019 12:27 Category: India, News Posted by Younus Published: May 22, 2019, 3:10 pm IST Updated: May 22, 2019, 3:10 pm IST New Delhi: Opposition’s demand for verifying electronic voting machine EVM results with VVPAT slips was rejected by the Election Commission on …
  • Stage set for counting of votes tomorrow 22 May 2019 12:27 Category: Election 2019, India Posted by Syed Qayam Ali Published: May 22, 2019, 3:48 pm IST Updated: May 22, 2019, 3:48 pm IST New Delhi: All is set for counting of votes in 542 Lok Sabha constituencies on Thursday as opposition parties mounted vigil …
  • Is SC involved in rigging, asks Udit Raj over VVPATs counting 22 May 2019 12:19 New Delhi: Congress leader Udit Raj on Wednesday stoked controversy and questioned the manner the Supreme Court has dealt with complaints of EVM rigging and pleas seeking review of 100 per cent voter-verified paper audit trail slips along with electronic …
  • Amid Storm Over Voting Machines On Eve of Counting, Amit Shah's 6 Queries 22 May 2019 12:11 Election Results 2019: Amit Shah invoked the top court, which was called upon to adjudicate in the issue. New Delhi: BJP chief Amit Shah ripped into the opposition today over its allegations of Electronic Voting Machine tampering, alleging that the " …
  • I want to become a bankable actor: Sanya Malhotra 22 May 2019 11:59 New Delhi, May 22 (IANS) In the last three years, actress Sanya Malhotra got to ride the waves of success as well as taste failure. The “Dangal” star says though box office collection is not in her hands, she would like to be a bankable actor. After her …
  • Rakesh Asthana bribery case: Delhi HC reserves order on plea seeking more time for probe 22 May 2019 11:56 By IANS NEW DELHI: The Delhi High Court on Wednesday reserved its order on a CBI plea seeking more time to complete investigation into an FIR filed against its former Special Director Rakesh Asthana in a bribery case. The probe agency had registered the …
  • Air India announces new flights to meet summer rush 22 May 2019 11:55 Air India on Wednesday announced that various new flights would begin from next month on domestic as well as international routes in order to meet heavy demand of seats during the summer vacation. The national carrier said it will offer additional 3,500 …
  • PM Narendra Modi biopic new trailer out. Trailer 1 back on YouTube after EC order 22 May 2019 11:54 On May 23, the entire nation will be glued to their television screens to see who will sit on the prime minister's chair for the next five years. And many of the current Prime Minister's fans and followers will be running to the theatres to watch …
  • NSE co-location scam: CBI may expand scope of probe beyond FIR 22 May 2019 11:54 New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in a status report on the NSE co-location scam, informed the Delhi High Court on Wednesday that its investigation was not restricted to the FIR which was initially registered. The CBI said that in case …
  • Pakistan Gets First Upgraded Chinese Fighters Amid 'Concerns' Over F-16 Safety 22 May 2019 11:52 Asia & Pacific 14:13 22.05.2019(updated 14:21 22.05.2019) Get short URL The development comes just days after an Indian media outlet cited government sources as claiming that Pakistan had redeployed its US-made F-16 fighter jets in a bid to avoid major …
  • SpiceJet launches 20 new domestic flights, including 8 between Mumbai and Delhi 22 May 2019 11:44 Mumbai: Budget carrier SpiceJet Wednesday announced the launch of 20 new domestic flights, with 18 of them connecting the financial capital with a host of metro and non-metro cities. The new services, which include flights to regional destinations such as …
  • Honor 20 Pro hands-on first impressions: Quad cameras at mid-range price 22 May 2019 11:14 Honor 20 Pro first impressions: It’s got the hole-punch display, fast and reliable Kirin 980 processor, and a battery that promises to last a day, and an impressive array of four cameras on the back. Over the past few years, Huawei’s sub-brand Honor has …
  • Gold remains flat; silver slides Rs 150 22 May 2019 11:10 Traders said gold prices gained by Rs 10 at the bullion market here despite a sluggish trend overseas. New Delhi: Gold prices were ruling almost flat at Rs 32,680 per 10 gram, while silver dropped Rs 150 to Rs 37,200 per kg in the national capital on …
  • Major revamp likely in Delhi BJP after May 23 22 May 2019 11:10 Vice presidents except Rajiv Babbar and Abhay Verma, who were in-charge of one Lok Sabha constituency each, were also not active on the ground. New Delhi: Acting tough on the inputs received from central leadership that several leaders had worked against …
  • Delhi HC reserves order on CBI’s plea seeking extension to complete Asthana probe 22 May 2019 11:08 Category: Delhi Posted by Syed Qayam Ali Published: May 22, 2019, 2:37 pm IST Updated: May 22, 2019, 2:37 pm IST New Delhi: Delhi High Court on Wednesday reserved order on a plea filed by the CBI seeking more time to complete the probe in the FIR related …
  • 'De De Pyaar De' crosses Rs. 50 crore mark on day 5 22 May 2019 11:01 New Delhi [India], May 22 (ANI): Ajay Devgn's latest release 'De De Pyaar De', co-starring Tabu and Rakul Preet Singh, has set the cash registers ringing and how!The romantic comedy had a lacklustre start at the box office with a Rs. 10.41 …
  • Vice Admiral Bimal Verma files fresh plea against supersession 22 May 2019 10:59 Category: News, Politics Posted by Neha Published: May 21, 2019, 9:07 pm IST Updated: May 21, 2019, 10:49 pm IST New Delhi (India): Vice Admiral Bimal Verma on Tuesday filed a fresh petition in the Armed Forces Tribunal seeking quashing of the government …
  • Nitish, Uddhav, Paswan join Modi at unity show 22 May 2019 10:57 Most exit polls have predicted that the NDA is likely to retaining power. Verdict of the 2019 Lok Sabha polls will be declared on May 23. New Delhi: Confident of retaining power at the Centre, the BJP-led NDA on Tuesday showcased its unity over dinner …
  • India-Pakistan Talks at SCO Summit Unlikely After Balakot, Pulwama - Ex-Official 22 May 2019 10:55 Opinion 13:46 22.05.2019Get short URL A meeting is currently underway to discuss multilateral engagement issues like counter-terrorism, drug trafficking, the Afghanistan peace process, US sanctions on Iran, etc. India’s former deputy national security …
  • Virgin Atlantic returning to Mumbai with a new direct flight from Oct 27 22 May 2019 10:40 Virgin Atlantic is returning to Mumbai after four years with a new direct flight from October 27. The UK carrier will operate daily service between London and Mumbai with a 258-seat Boeing 787 aircraft with a three class configuration. The airline …
  • Air India to increase Dubai flights; real expansion by October 22 May 2019 10:30 NEW DELHI: In a bid to rein in high fares caused by Jet Airways suspending operations, Air India will add capacity on the UAE and domestic routes this summer. From June 1, AI will offer 3,500 more seats per week on Mumbai-Dubai-Mumbai route and from a day …
  • Ola restructures Foodpanda biz; to focus on expanding kitchens 22 May 2019 10:30 New Delhi, May 22 () Ola is restructuring its food delivery platform Foodpanda to focus on building a portfolio of its own as well as curated food brands through a network of kitchens and offline stores. According to sources, Foodpanda has already …
  • Youth kills father, chops body into 25 parts in East Delhi 22 May 2019 10:28 New Delhi, May 22 (IANS) A 22-year-old youth killed his father and chopped his body into 25 pieces, following an argument over a property dispute in the early hours of Wednesday in East Delhi, police said. Aman was arrested, along with a friend, from …
  • West Indies banks upon Gayle, Russell to clinch their third World Cup title 22 May 2019 10:23 New Delhi: The advent of some fearsome power-hitters, led by a burly Andre Russell, has suddenly made the once intimidating but now struggling West Indies emerge as a serious threat to the World Cup's top contenders. 'Universal boss' Chris …
  • 'Kohli cannot single-handedly win World Cup 2019': Sachin Tendulkar 22 May 2019 10:23 New Delhi: Stacking up staggering numbers with monotonic regularity may have become a day job for Virat Kohli, but he alone can in "no way" win a World Cup without support from his teammates, feels Sachin Tendulkar. In an exclusive interview with …
  • Survey: KL fifth most expensive city to buy a car, but petrol here among cheapest 22 May 2019 10:22 Based on local news reports, Kuala Lumpur’s slot in the top 10 expensive cities could possibly be due to the country’s national policy of keeping imported cars pricey with the use of taxes to protect or help locally-manufactured cars to compete in the …
  • Modi's party promises to boost India's economy; Congress calls exit polls fake 22 May 2019 10:14 NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India's ruling coalition has promised to rev up growth, double farmers' income and boost infrastructure spending in the next five years after exit polls showed it would retain power when general election votes are counted on …
  • India launches surveillance satellite 22 May 2019 10:13 India today successfully launched an earth observation satellite that would enhance the country’s surveillance capabilities among others. Th 615kg satellite RISAT-2B (Radar Imaging Satellite-2B) is meant for application in fields such as surveillance, …
  • Election results 2019: Countdown to counting, Oppn wants more safeguards, EC says all is well 22 May 2019 10:13 Nitish Kumar felicitates Narendra Modi while Amit Shah and Parkash Singh Badal watch at a dinner meeting of NDA partners in New Delhi, Tuesday. (Express photo: Tashi Tobgyal) On the day 22 Opposition parties approached the Election Commission and drew its …
  • Election Results 2019: PM Modi, Amit Shah host dinner, thank NDA allies 22 May 2019 10:13 Prime Minister Narendra Modi being felicitated during a dinner meeting with top National Democratic Alliance leaders, in New Delhi, Tuesday, two days ahead of Lok Sabha polls results. (Express photo: Tashi Tobgyal) Ahead of the counting of votes Thursday …
  • Walking around Delhi’s Dhan Mill compound 22 May 2019 09:45 Around 10 years ago, the inhabitants of Chhattarpur’s farmhouses had to venture far for an afternoon out. Their nearest bet would be Hauz Khaz Village, a half-hour car ride away. But since its takeover by barely-in-college teenagers, its lanes are littered …
  • Air India to start new domestic and international flights from next month 22 May 2019 09:39 New Delhi: Air India on Wednesday announced that various new flights would begin from next month on domestic as well as international routes in order to meet heavy demand of seats during the summer vacation. The national carrier said it will offer …
  • India, Myanmar hold joint naval drill as New Delhi cements leadership role 22 May 2019 09:01 Highlighting the Indian Navy’s cooperative relations with its regional counterparts, two warships from the Myanmar navy arrived in Port Blair on Monday for the 8th Indo-Myanmar Coordinated Patrol. Over the next four days, these vessels will patrol the 725- …
  • Youth kills father, chops body in East Delhi 22 May 2019 07:20 New Delhi, May 22 (IANS) A 22-year-old youth killed his father and chopped his body after a heated arguement in the early hours of Wednesday in East Delhi, police said. Aman, who runs a small cafe, was later arrested from Shahdara. “Aman killed his father, …
  • 2 labourers die after inhaling poisonous gas at flour mill in Delhi 22 May 2019 07:19  Both the workers had gone inside the tank for cleaning purpose, however, they inhaled the poisonous gas, said fire officer Ashok Kumar Jaiswal. (Photo: ANI) New Delhi: Two labourers of a flour mill based at Lawrence Road here died after getting stuck …
  • EC wants to set new precedent of 'dark secrets', 'secluded chambers': Cong 22 May 2019 07:19 New Delhi: A day before the counting of the votes polled in the Lok Sabha election, the Congress on Wednesday termed as "constitutional travesty" the EC's rejection of Election Commissioner Ashok Lavasa's demand that dissent notes should …
  • Two Labourers Die In Delhi Mill After Inhaling Poisonous Gas In A Tank 22 May 2019 07:15 Fire officials carried out rescue operations to pull the labourers out of the tank New Delhi: Two labourers of a flour mill based at Lawrence Road in Delhi died on Tuesday after getting stuck inside a tank in the mill. They had entered it for cleaning …
  • New government will have to fix eco clearance policy 22 May 2019 06:41 New Delhi: The new government at the Centre will have to streamline norms on development projects taken up in areas where tribal rights are involved. Infrastructure projects which involve diversion of forest land for non-forestry purposes in Maharashtra, …
  • Once Upon A Time In Hollywood reviews: What foreign media says about new Leonardo DiCaprio-Brad Pitt film 22 May 2019 06:33 The much awaited film of 2019, Once Upon A Time In Hollywood was premiered in 2019 Cannes International Film Festival and received a huge appreciation. After the screening, the film received a six-minute standing ovation, which is one of the longest such …
  • New India leader should prioritize easing land acquisition rules 22 May 2019 06:23 by Shruti Srivastava India’s new government should make it easier for companies to acquire land and scrap archaic laws around hiring workers as part of its first reform measures, the finance ministry’s top adviser said. A new prime minister, expected to be …
  • DHFL cracks 18% after it prohibits new deposits, premature withdrawals 22 May 2019 05:58 NEW DELHI: Shares of Dewan Housing Finance Corporation (DHFL) cracked nearly 18 per cent in Wednesday's trade, a day after the NBFC said it would neither accept new deposits nor allow premature withdrawals. Premature withdrawals would be allowed only …
  • Upset with rescue time, state transport minister Kailash Gahlot seeks report from Delhi Metro 22 May 2019 04:26 By Express News Service NEW DELHI: Transport Minister Kailash Gahlot wrote to the DMRC highlighting the time taken to evacuate passengers from two trains stalled on the Yellow Line on Tuesday, Gahlot has sought from DMRC managing director Mangu Singh the …
  • Technical glitch in Delhi Metro's yellow line leaves 5000 commuters stuck in two trains 22 May 2019 04:26 Express News Service NEW DELHI:  A technical snag stalled the Delhi Metro’s yellow line for nearly four hours and caused a mile-long jam on the Gurgaon highway as anxious commuters took to the streets. The snag was caused by the breakdown of the Overhead …
  • Delhi Metro staff go all out to assist 5000 commuters caught in two trains halted on yellow line 22 May 2019 04:26 Express News Service NEW DELHI: Two maintenance teams comprising 16 technicians were dispatched to fix an overhead wire once the Delhi Metro Railway Corporation (DMRC) identified the glitch on the Yellow Line that brought train services to a halt at peak …
  • New eatery urges you to indulge in chatter 22 May 2019 04:25 By Express News Service 'BANTER’, is not just engaging with your best friend, but now is also the name of a new restaurant at Rajinder Nagar in Delhi. The decor aims to be a mash of pleasing colours, glass doors, stellar flooring, indoors and outdoors …
  • Travel advice for Delhi 22 May 2019 04:25 Best time to visit: The ideal months are September-October and February-April, to avoid the city’s extreme weather and annual monsoon season. If you go in March, you will be able to witness Holi, the festival of colors. Its dates change according to the …
  • Delhi teems with surprises and color, contrasts and culture 22 May 2019 04:25 My friend Bao Yan was in Delhi for business again. When I asked him how it was this time, he replied: “Dramatic as usual. This morning as I opened the door, I found a peacock squeezed between the flower pots on the porch ...†How very lovely! And how …
  • 22-yr-old Delhi man kills father, chopps off body in fit of rage 22 May 2019 04:22 New Delhi: A 22-year-old man killed his father in a fit of rage here, the police said. The accused after killing his father, chopped off latter's body and disposed it. The incident took place in Farsh Bazaar area of the national capital.   The police …
  • TikTok celebrity Mohit Mor shot dead near Delhi 22 May 2019 04:21 New Delhi: A 24-year-old gym trainer and social media star was shot dead by three unidentified gunmen on Tuesday in outer Delhi’s Najafgarh. The deceased was identified as Mohit Mor of Haryana's Bahadurgarh who had over 5.17 lakh followers on social …
  • New game plan to fight organised crime in Delhi 22 May 2019 01:42