• India, JK people happy with scrapping of special status 17 Sep 2019 07:29 Image Source : PTI India, J-K people happy with scrapping of special status: JP Nadda BJP working president J P Nadda here on Monday claimed that the entire country were happy with the scrapping of the special status of Jammu and Kashmir. Even people of …
  • Sachin Tendulkar, Hima Das lead sports fraternity's wishes on PM Modi's birthday 17 Sep 2019 07:27 By IANS NEW DELHI: Various sports personalities on Tuesday took to Twitter to wish Prime Minister Narendra Modi on his 69th birthday. While legendary batsman Sachin Tendulkar recalled PM Modi's clean India mission that has been an 'inspiration' …
  • Modi government urges electronics giants to expand operations in India 17 Sep 2019 07:27 By Express News Service NEW DELHI: Union IT minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Monday made a strong pitch to CEOs of global electronics giants to expand their manufacturing operations in India.  “India will offer you Human Resource, investor-friendly policies …
  • Trump says will meet PM Imran, Modi 17 Sep 2019 07:18 Web Desk Tue, Sep 17, 2019 Trump says will meet PM Imran, Modi Washington: US President Donald Trump has said he would meet Prime Minister Imran Khan and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi soon, claiming that the tensions between the two South Asian …
  • Electric vehicles can save Delhi's fuel costs, says study 17 Sep 2019 07:16 By Express News Service NEW DELHI: Delhi’s Electric Vehicle Policy could save Rs 6,000 crore in oil and natural gas imports, a new report by the Dialogue and Development Commission (DDC) of Delhi government and the Rocky Mountain Institute (RMI) has found, …
  • Delhi stands at 52nd on list of 60 safest cities 17 Sep 2019 07:16 By Express News Service NEW DELHI: The national capital has been ranked 52 among 60 cities of the world in The Economist's Safe Cities Index (SCI) 2019 which measures safety in urban areas. Delhi's ranking fell nine places from its 43rd position in …
  • NGT for probe into encroachments at Samalkha Extension 17 Sep 2019 07:16 By Express News Service NEW DELHI: The National Green Tribunal has directed the Delhi chief secretary to look into encroachments and unregulated markets at Samalkha Extension near Kapashera. A bench headed by NGT chairperson Justice Adarsh Kumar Goel asked …
  • Delhi criminal held for killing former MLA candidate 17 Sep 2019 07:16 By Express News Service NEW DELHI: A 25-year-old criminal, wanted in three murder cases, has been arrested for killing Virender Mann, a former Assembly candidate from Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP). Mann died after being shot 30 times by five assailants on …
  • Delhi robbers cast spell on retired Army officer’s wife, steal her gold jewellery 17 Sep 2019 07:16 By Express News Service NEW DELHI: An elderly wife of a retired Army officer was robbed in broad daylight by two unknown men, police said on Monday.  An FIR under the section of robbery of the Indian Penal Code was registered at Dwarka South Police Station …
  • Share market update: Media shares trade lower; Dish TV falls 4% 17 Sep 2019 07:15 NEW DELHI: Media shares were trading with losses in Tuesday's afternoon session. Shares of Dish TV India (down 4.43 per cent), Hathway Cable & Datacom (down 4.42 per cent), TV18 Broadcast (down 3.21 per cent) and Den Networks (down 3.20 per cent) …
  • Dame Helen Mirren to read bedtime story at homelessness sleep out 17 Sep 2019 07:13 Dame Helen Mirren will read a bedtime story in London’s Trafalgar Square as part of a campaign to help fight homelessness.The actress is one of several celebrities uniting for The World’s Big Sleep Out, which aims to raise 50 million dollars (£40 million) …
  • GST Council meet: Relief for cars, hotels likely; sin goods may be at receiving end 17 Sep 2019 07:11 NEW DELHI: A host of consumer-facing sectors are in focus in the runup to Friday’s GST Council meeting, where the indirect tax panel may announce some reduction in levies on cars, biscuits and some other consumer goods to spur demand ahead of the festive …
  • Play on! Apple Arcade with 100 exclusive games n... 17 Sep 2019 07:10 NEW DELHI: Apple's subscription-based gaming service Arcade is available now in iOS 13 public beta -- three days before its official launch on September 19, the media reported. The family-focused service will let you play more than 100 exclusive games …
  • Delhi South civic body mulls proposal: No ‘cross-gender massages’ in parlours 17 Sep 2019 07:08 The proposal also states that a record of visitors has to be maintained by the parlours and it would be mandatory for people to show government identity cards to avail services. The standing committee of the South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) has …
  • ‘Want to educate Indian market on specialty coffee’ 17 Sep 2019 07:07 New Delhi, Sep 17 (IANSlife) As an international coffee expert, Sherri Johns has had an incredible presence in the coffee industry. Over the past 40 years, she has worked on educating people about the brew, helped brands set up coffee businesses, one of …
  • Apps to help you travel better 17 Sep 2019 07:07 New Delhi, Sep 17 (IANSLife) Download these five travel apps before you plan that long holiday. 1. Airbnb With more then 50 million users, Airbnb is a known tool among travellers looking to take accomodations on rent. It started by connecting travellers …
  • 2024 target: Delhi needs 5 lakh new e-vehicles 17 Sep 2019 06:56
  • AFCAT Result 2019 declared for 02/2019 batch at afcat.cdac.in, here's direct link 17 Sep 2019 06:51 NEW DELHI: Indian Air Force (IAF) has declared the result of Air Force Common Admission Test (AFCAT) for 02/2019 batch on its official website today, i.e., September 17, 2019. The candidates who have appeared for the AFCAT examination can visit the …
  • India, Iran Review Chabahar Port Development Amidst Pressure to Resume Crude Imports from Tehran 17 Sep 2019 06:45 Asia & Pacific 09:30 17.09.2019Get short URL New Delhi (Sputnik): India and Iran held the 16th round of Foreign Office Consultations in Tehran to review bilateral cooperation between the two nations. The meeting, co-chaired by Indian Foreign Secretary …
  • Harley-Davidson rider fined for playing music: Delhi Police say bike has ‘illegal’ panniers & music system 17 Sep 2019 06:40 Harley-Davidson baggers (massive cruiser motorcycles with more gadgets than your car) come with their own instrument cluster and music system. But as it turns out, you could get pulled over by Delhi Police if you're seen using that music system on the …
  • RCEP: India is dangerously close to being an also-ran on trade and growth 17 Sep 2019 06:12 India’s government will shortly find itself at a fork in the road. Will it choose globalisation and export-oriented growth? Or will the isolationists in the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party win, and keep India out of a giant Indo-Pacific trading bloc? This …
  • Delhi: Businessman shot dead in Jyoti Nagar 17 Sep 2019 06:08 New Delhi: A businessman, named Rajul, was shot dead in front of his house in Jyoti Nagar area here on Monday night, police said. He was shot in the chest by three bike-borne persons. Police stated that they had received information from a hospital …
  • Uttarakhand celebrities seek to revive Igaas Diwali 17 Sep 2019 05:54 NEW DELHI: A host of luminaries of Uttarakhand drawn from different fields- like lyricist Prasoon Joshi, mountaineer Bachendri Pal, Canadian politician Murarilal Thapliyal and BJP Rajya Sabha MP Anil Baluni- have joined hands to revive Igaas or Buud Diwali …
  • JEE Advanced 2020: IIT-Delhi to conduct exam on May 17, adds new centre in the US 17 Sep 2019 05:37 IIT Delhi will conduct the JEE Advanced 2020 on May 17 JEE Advanced 2020 Exam Date:  Indian Institute of Technology-Delhi will organise the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE-Advanced) in 2020 for admissions in 23 IITs all over the country. The examination …
  • Irate passengers lambast Indian airline for 'forgetting' to load baggage 17 Sep 2019 05:37 September 17, 2019 | 9:37 AM by Times News Service Muscat: Passengers who flew on Indian budget airline IndiGo's service to Istanbul from New Delhi have been left high and dry after the airline 'forgot' to load the baggage for the entire flight …
  • India Is Dangerously Close to Becoming an Also-Ran 17 Sep 2019 05:33 (Bloomberg Opinion) -- India’s government will shortly find itself at a fork in the road. Will it choose globalization and export-oriented growth? Or will the isolationists in the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party win, and keep India out of a giant Indo- …
  • Dipa Karmakar's Tokyo dreams almost over 17 Sep 2019 05:25 NEW DELHI: Indian gymnast Dipa Karmakar's hopes of competing at the Tokyo Games seems to be as good as over after the Tripura girl failed to recover from knee injury on her right leg ahead of the selection trials for next month's FIG World Artistic …
  • Delhi: Make-up artist Billu Barber who helped people imperso 17 Sep 2019 05:23 Delhi: Make-up artist Billu Barber who helped people impersonate arrested The Delhi Police on Monday claimed to have arrested the 42-year-old make-up artist, who had allegedly changed appearances of as many as 10 persons including Jayesh Patel, arrested on …
  • India launches PhD fellowship programme for ASEAN students in IITs 17 Sep 2019 05:17 NEW DELHI: External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar and Minister of Human Resource Development (MHRD) Ramesh Pokhriyal 'Nishank' on Monday launched the PhD fellowship programme in IITs for ASEAN students. According to officials, IIT-Delhi has been …
  • UP CM Yogi Adityanath to flag off Lucknow-Delhi Tejas Express on Oct 4 17 Sep 2019 05:11 Lucknow: The Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC)’s first passenger train Delhi Lucknow Tejas Express will become operational on October 4 after it will be flagged off by Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath. The Delhi-Lucknow …
  • Qatar draw an important milestone in Indian football 17 Sep 2019 05:01 New Delhi, Sep 17 (IANS) In his first press conference in New Delhi after being announced as the head coach of the Indian men’s football team, Croatian Igor Stimac said that apart from seeing better tactical awareness from his players, he wants to see “ …
  • LIC Assistant Recruitment 2019 process for 8500 posts begins @licindia.in 17 Sep 2019 04:50 Sl No. Zone Division State Phase-I: Preliminary Examination / Phase-II : Main Examination : 1 CENTRAL ZONE Bhopal Madhya Pradesh BHOPAL 2 CENTRAL ZONE Bilaspur Chhattisgarh BILASPUR (CHHATTISGARH) 3 CENTRAL ZONE GWALIOR Madhya Pradesh GWALIOR 4 CENTRAL …
  • Govt wants US trade issues settled before PM's visit 17 Sep 2019 04:31 NEW DELHI: The government has intensified efforts to iron out trade differences with the US, including addressing its concerns over price control on stents and knee implants, apart from looking at ways to lower duties on technology equipment as well as …
  • Manoj Tiwari celebrates PM Modi’s birthday at India Gate 17 Sep 2019 04:00 New Delhi: Delhi BJP chief Manoj Tiwari celebrated Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s birthday at India Gate on Tuesday midnight. Party workers led by Tiwari celebrated the 69 th birthday of the Prime Minister by cutting a huge cake and distributing it among …
  • IBPS Clerk 2019 registration begins @ibps.in; apply here 17 Sep 2019 03:43 NEW DELHI: The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) has recently released the official notification for 12075 Clerical vacancies in various nationalised banks across the country. The IBPS Clerk 2019 registration process has begun Tuesday, i.e., …
  • New cars, tattoos: The lifestyles of India's kabbadi millionaires 17 Sep 2019 03:39 NEW DELHI: Siddharth Desai grew up in humble surroundings but now he's living the life of a millionaire sportsman, driving a souped-up jeep and taking selfies with fans - and it's all thanks to kabaddi. The ancient game has undergone a glitzy …
  • These Delhi authors figure out 'why people give' in their latest book 17 Sep 2019 03:35 Express News Service For Ratna Vira, the research for her recently-launched book, Why People Give: Interpreting Altruism, at Delhi’s India Habitat Centre, began with a bit of amusement. The writer and painter, who co-authored the book with daughter …
  • UNCCD’s New Delhi Declaration Dilutes Role of International Funding Bodies, Tenurial Issues, Says CSE 17 Sep 2019 03:31 Bennett Oghifo Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) has said the finalised Declaration – ‘Investing in Land and Unlocking Opportunities’ — agreed to by the Member Parties has removed the mention of international financial institutions like Green …
  • Painful parallels 17 Sep 2019 03:00 Painful parallels Though 71 years separate September 17, 1948 and August 5, 2019, there is a dark direct connection between the two dates. The first date marks the forced annexation of the princely state of Hyderabad Deccan by the Indian state. The second …
  • 2024 target: Delhi needs 5 lakh new electric vehicles 17 Sep 2019 02:53
  • New policy to supercharge handset making 17 Sep 2019 02:52 NEW DELHI: An interministerial panel set up by the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) to develop India as a hub for electronics exports will release its policy, focused on how to further boost handset manufacturing, within one month, top government officials …
  • <em>Inpui Naga Karing Ngei 2018</em> : Book Released 17 Sep 2019 02:40 Inpui Naga Karing Ngei 2018: Reproducing Oral Narratives : Book Release Date : 14 September, 2019 at New Delhi A book in Inpui titled “Inpui Naga Karing Ngei 2018: Reproducing Oral Narratives” on selected Speeches, Songs and Prayers was released during …
  • Will meet Modi, Imran Khan soon, says Donald Trump 17 Sep 2019 02:22 Prime Minister Narendra Modi met US President Donald Trump for bilateral talks during the G7 summit in Biarritz, France (File/REUTERS/Carlos Barria) US President Donald Trump on Monday said he will be meeting the prime ministers of India and …
  • Delhi-based Community-led commerce platform Marsplay raises Pre-Series A round led by Venture Highway 17 Sep 2019 01:49 Marsplay, a New Delhi-based community-led commerce platform, has raised an undisclosed amount of pre-series A round of funding led by Venture Highway with participation from Alvin Tse from Xiaomi, and Jonathan Lau, Partner, Cadorna Ventures. Existing …
  • Delhi Confidential: PM Meet On Agenda 17 Sep 2019 01:37 Mamata Banerjee West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, who arrives in Delhi on Tuesday on a three-day visit, is slated to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday on “development issues” of the state. The visit comes at a time of tension between …
  • RTI can be filed locally in J-K, Ladakh: Jitendra Singh 17 Sep 2019 01:33 New Delhi [India], Sept 16 (ANI): Union Minister Jitendra Singh on Monday said that the Right to Information (RTI) can be filed locally in the Union Territories (UTs) of Jammu and Kashmir, and Ladakh even after the new arrangement comes into existence from …
  • RTI procedures simplified in last five years: Minister 17 Sep 2019 01:33 New Delhi [India], September 16 (ANI): Union Minister Jitendra Singh has said the procedures to file an RTI appeal have been simplified in the last five years and denounced rumours that an applicant will have to travel to Delhi to file an RTI after Jammu …
  • Pakistan never allowed democracy to breath in PoK: Union Min RK Singh 17 Sep 2019 01:33 New Delhi [India], Sept 16 (ANI): Union Minister RK Singh on Monday hit out at Pakistan saying that the neighbouring country never allowed democracy to breathe in PoK. Singh's reaction came after an FIR was registered against students and youth for …
  • India in Pixels 17 Sep 2019 01:02 A photograph by Namrata Chaudhary IT was in 1977 when noted French humanist photographer Henri Cartier-Bresson appointed his protege Raghu Rai — a young photojournalist at the time — to Magnum Photos. The rest, as they say, is history. More than three …
  • Trump set to attend Texas rally for India prime minister amid stalled trade talks 17 Sep 2019 00:53 India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi hugs U.S. President Donald Trump as they give joint statements in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, June 26, 2017. Kevin Lamarque | Reuters President Donald Trump is scheduled to attend a rally in …
  • Formidable reasons for Jammu and Kashmir curbs, but ensure normalcy returns: SC 17 Sep 2019 00:51 The bench asked the Centre and J&K administration to put in affidavits whatever they have to say, and also respond to petitions filed in the context of the situation post August 5 when the Centre announced its J&K move. The Supreme Court Monday …
  • Free prenatal and postpartum classes in Delhi 17 Sep 2019 00:48 Published on: September 16, 2019 | Last Updated: September 16, 2019 5:03 PM EDT Amanda Kocheff, a registered midwife at the Delhi Community Health Centre, is part of the team offering the new Delhi Prenatal and Newborn Health Program. (ASHLEY TAYLOR/ …
  • DK Shivakumar's health worrisome; crucial hearing on bail in ED court today 17 Sep 2019 00:40 Bengaluru: Former Karnataka minister and Congress leader D.K. Shivakumar  who is now in the extended custody of the  Enforcement Directorate (ED), spent his time on Monday at Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital, with doctors shifting him to the Coronory Care Unit ( …
  • Supreme Court allows Ghulam Nabi Azad to visit J&amp;K districts 17 Sep 2019 00:39 New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday permitted senior Congress leader and former Jammu & Kashmir Chief Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad to go to Kashmir to make an assessment of the impact of the lockdown on the life of citizens in the state. Permitting …
  • OPINIONISTA: Time to score some Sustainable Development Goals 17 Sep 2019 00:18 Some of the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are highly topical, including those on climate action, decent work and economic growth, quality education and partnerships to achieve the goals. Yet world leaders gathering in New York this week put a …
  • Apple set to ring in $1 billion investment 17 Sep 2019 00:15 NEW DELHI: Apple is set to commit fresh investments, to the tune of $1 billion, in India. The move comes as the company plans to begin export of ‘Made in India’ iPhones across the world. The move by the US electronics giant comes at a time when the US and …
  • ‘Billu Barber’ who helped people impersonate held 16 Sep 2019 23:16 The 32-year-old Patel, impersonating as an octogenarian, was nabbed on September 8 from Indira Gandhi International (IGI) airport. New Delhi: The Delhi police on Monday has claimed to have arrested the 42-year-old make-up artist, who had allegedly modified …
  • AAP MLA Som Dutt gets bail in assault case 16 Sep 2019 23:16 The sessions court had said there was no sufficient ground to interfere with the order of the magisterial court. New Delhi: The Delhi high court on Monday granted bail to AAP MLA Som Dutt, who was recently taken into custody, to serve a six-month jail term …
  • SDMC to change policy for spas, ban cross-massage 16 Sep 2019 23:16 Kamaljeet Sehrawat raised the issue during a meeting of the SDMC’s standing committee on Wednesday. New Delhi: The BJP-led South Corporation on Monday decided that it will soon change its policy on operation of spas and massage parlours, which will also …
  • AAP govt schemes saved Delhiites from slowdown: Arvind Kejriwal 16 Sep 2019 23:16 At an event on Sunday, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) supremo also said that he wanted the economic situation of the country to improve. New Delhi: Saying that he understands the pain of traders as he belongs to that community, chief minister Arvind Kejriwal …
  • NJ Gov. Phil Murphy On Trade Mission To India, Hoping To Bring Global Businesses To The Garden State 16 Sep 2019 23:02 EDISON TOWNSHIP, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy is on a seven-day trade mission to India, hoping to entice global businesses to come to the Garden State. On the list are Bollywood filmmakers, Murphy told CBS2’s Meg Baker via Facetime. He …
  • Block at Lok Nayak will get autonomy: Delhi set to get full-fledged orthopaedics institute soon 16 Sep 2019 22:55 It will be called Delhi Institute of Orthopaedics (Express Photo/Prem Nath Pandey) Lying inactive for almost 13 years, the orthopedic block of Lok Nayak Hospital is set to be run as an autonomous institute under Maulana Azad Medical College (MAMC). The …
  • Alcohol test must for airside staffers: DGCA 16 Sep 2019 22:26 New rule will cover over 25,000 aviation personnel. New Delhi: The Director General of Civil Aviation on Monday issued orders making breath analyser test mandatory for all personnel engaged in “safety sensitive aviation functions”. As of now the DGCA …
  • Mamata Banerjee heads to Delhi, may meet Modi 16 Sep 2019 22:11 Mamata is likely to discuss administrative issues with the PM at the meeting, sources said. (File Photo) West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is likely to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Delhi on Wednesday, sources in the state secretariat said …
  • Turkish journalists briefed on human rights violations in IoK: ISPR 16 Sep 2019 21:51 Turkish journalists briefed on human rights violations in IoK: ISPR RAWALPINDI: A group of Turkish journalists visited the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) headquarters on Monday, where they were briefed on New Delhi’s human rights violations in …
  • New Fortuner TRD launched at Rs 33.85 lakh 16 Sep 2019 20:50 The SUV competes with the likes of the Ford Endeavour, Mahindra Alturas G4 and Isuzu MU-X in the Indian market. Pune: Toyota Kirloskar Motor has introduced a special edition variant of its flagship SUV Fortuner to its line-up named TRD Celebratory Edition …
  • "No Massages By Opposite Gender": New Rules For Delhi Spas, Parlours Soon 16 Sep 2019 19:59 Kamaljeet Sehrawat said the decision was taken after receiving complaints from local people. New Delhi: The BJP-led South Corporation on Monday decided that it will soon change its policy on operation of spas and massage parlours, which will also include a …
  • 2024 target: Delhi needs 5L new electric vehicles 16 Sep 2019 19:47
  • Veteran journalist Ajay Singh President’s new Press Secy 16 Sep 2019 18:41 New Delhi, Sep 16 (IANS) Veteran journalist Ajay Kumar Singh has been appointed as Press Secretary to the President of India. A statement from the Ministry of Personnel said that Singh was being appointed the Press Secretary on “contract basis”, initially …
  • IITs in Delhi, Mumbai churn out most tech entrepreneurs 16 Sep 2019 18:17 Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) in Delhi and Bombay have produced the highest number of technology entrepreneurs in the country over the past two decades, finds a new study. Four engineering colleges—IIT Delhi, IIT Bombay, IIT Kharagpur and BITS …
  • IIT Delhi turns focus on industry-led research 16 Sep 2019 18:13 NEW DELHI: The Indian Institute of Technology Delhi (IITD) is focusing on more industry-led research as part of a strategic shift aimed at improving its domestic as well as global rankings. “Research, especially industry-led research, would help institutes …
  • Make-Up Artist Who Helped Man Impersonate 81-Year-Old Arrested: Delhi Police 16 Sep 2019 18:06 Shamsher Singh had helped Jayesh Patel to impersonate an 81-year-old by dyeing his hair New Delhi: The make-up artist who allegedly the modified the appearance of a 32-year-old man who impersonated an octogenarian at Delhi airport has been arrested, police …
  • Petition In Green Court Challenging Delhi Governments Odd-Even Scheme 16 Sep 2019 18:06 New Delhi: A petition was filed in the National Green Tribunal on Monday challenging the AAP government's decision to re-launch from November 4-15 the odd-even road rationing scheme, which has been implemented twice before in the national capital. The …
  • Exporters bullish on new measures, industry watchers strike cautionary note 16 Sep 2019 17:58 Taking note of a 9% dip in India’s overall exports in the first five months of this fiscal, the government on September 14, announced a slew of export centric measures in its bid to boost a slowing economy. In addition to wide ranging steps taken to give a …
  • New Delhi arrests senior pro-India Kashmiri politician 16 Sep 2019 17:50 A member of parliament who is a senior pro-India politician in Indian-controlled Kashmir was yesterday arrested under a controversial law that allows authorities to imprison someone for up to two years without charge or trial. Farooq Abdullah, 81, who also …
  • Four die in two separate road accidents in Delhi 16 Sep 2019 17:32 New Delhi: Four people died in two separate incidents of reckless driving in the national capital in the past 24 hours, the police said here on Monday. In the first incident, two auto-rickshaw drivers were killed after a speeding car collided with autos in …
  • Journalist Ajay Kumar Singh is new Press Secretary to President Kovind 16 Sep 2019 16:47 President Ram Nath Kovind. (File photo) Political journalist Ajay Kumar Singh was on Monday appointed as the Press Secretary to President Ram Nath Kovind, an official order said. Singh, 55, is currently associated with the Firstpost as a contributor. The …
  • Journalist Ajay Singh new press secretary to President 16 Sep 2019 16:03 New Delhi, Sep 16 (IANS) Veteran journalist Ajay Kumar Singh was on Monday appointed as Press Secretary to President Ram Nath Kovind. A statement from the Ministry of Personnel said that Singh was appointed Press Secretary on “contract basis, initially for …
  • Delhi EV move may help save Rs 6,000 cr in fuel imports 16 Sep 2019 16:03 New Delhi, Sep 16 (IANS) As part of the Delhi’s draft electric vehicle (EV) policy, the city will need around 500,000 new EVs in the next five years and it will help save Rs 6,000 crore in oil and liquid natural gas imports and 4.8 million tonnes of carbon …
  • Some IndiGo Turkey flights left checked-in baggage of all flyers in Delhi 16 Sep 2019 15:43 NEW DELHI: IndiGo’s Delhi-Istanbul flight of Sunday (September 15) left behind check-in baggage of passengers at IGI airport. While the airline says it did so on a few flights to Istanbul in recent days due to “strong headwinds”, passengers of the affected …
  • 25 new speed cameras installed across Delhi: Here’s where all you need to slow down 16 Sep 2019 15:35 Ever since the 2019 amendments to the Motor Vehicle Act came into effect, road users have become extremely wary of traffic police sightings on the road - fearing hefty amounts payable in fine. Pollution Under Control (PUC) centres have mile-long queues …
  • New Delhi, Moscow Discuss Production of S-400 Air Defense System in India 16 Sep 2019 15:18 The two countries are currently in talks to launch the production of S-400 components in India, according to a senior Russian defense official. New Delhi and Moscow are holding talks to locally manufacture components of the Russian-made Almaz-Antei S-400  …
  • Jindal Stainless Foundation, Delhi Golf Club team up to popularise sport 16 Sep 2019 15:10 KOLKATA: Jindal Stainless Foundation (JSF) on Monday announced its association with Delhi Golf Club (DGC) - one of India’s oldest golf clubs - to facilitate mainstreaming and adoption of golf, which is now an Olympic sport. The JSF grant will be used for …
  • OnePlus 'New Era' begins Sept. 26: Special London event, OnePlus 7T, TV & more 16 Sep 2019 15:00 KTR lures Pete Lau with better dosa and Hyderabadi biryani: But the motive is bigger OnePlus has become a household name in the industry and it is often associated with premium products at disruptive pricing. After becoming the number 1 premium brand in …
  • AstroYogi to add 8,000 new astrologers to the platform by 2020 16 Sep 2019 14:59 Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India] Sept 16(ANI/NewsVoir): AstroYogi, India's largest astrology consulting service provider and an aggregator connecting over 7,000 astrologers with 4 million users globally, today announced that the platform is set to add …
  • Plea in NGT challenging Delhi govt’s odd-even scheme 16 Sep 2019 14:53 New Delhi: A petition challenging the odd-even vehicle rationing scheme of Delhi government was moved in the National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Monday. The plea filed by advocate Gaurav Bansal has claimed the country’s top environmental pollution control …
  • DRDO hands over new war-gaming software to Indian Navy 16 Sep 2019 14:22 NEW DELHI: A war-gaming software, developed by a laboratory of the Defence Research Development Organization (DRDO), was handed over to the Indian Navy here on Monday. The software has versatile and user-friendly features enabling globally playable war- …
  • India – Old and New Allies 16 Sep 2019 12:53 Al-Etihad, UAE, September 16   In the past six years, India has been getting closer to the United States. At the same time, however, it ensured continued relations with its old allies. Last week, India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited Russia. The …
  • PM Modi Meets New Jersey Governor, Assures Cooperation With Indian States 16 Sep 2019 12:15 PM Modi and Philip Murphy agreed to cooperation in STEM and higher education. New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday met New Jersey Governor Philip D Murphy and assured him of government's support as the US state seeks to pursue meaningful …
  • Telefunken launches 7 new LED TVs with Amazon in India 16 Sep 2019 12:14 New Delhi, Sep 16 (IANS) German consumer electronics brand Telefunken on Monday launched seven new TVs in India, including both smart TVs and non-smart LED TVs, in association with Amazon. The range of product includes 4K Ultra HD intelligent smart TVs and …
  • Delhi woman gets challan, threatens to commit suicide 16 Sep 2019 12:12 NET Bureau There have been many reports of traffic police fining rule breakers with hefty amounts as much as Rs 40,000 and 1 lakh, it is for the first time someone has threatened to commit suicide for being challaned. Such melodramatic incident took place …
  • Delhi District Court Recruitment 2019: Apply online for 771 PA, DEO and other posts 16 Sep 2019 12:07 NEW DELHI: Delhi District Courts has invited online applications for the recruitment of Senior Personal Assistant, Personal Assistant, Junior Judicial Assistant, Data Entry Operator vacancies on its official website. The interested candidates can apply …
  • No need for odd-even scheme in Delhi: Nitin Gadkari 16 Sep 2019 11:41 Image Source : PTI  No need for odd-even scheme in Delhi: Nitin Gadkari Hours after Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday said the odd-even road rationing scheme will be implemented in the national capital from November 4 to 15, Union minister …
  • Plea in NGT challenging Delhi government's decision to implement odd-even scheme 16 Sep 2019 11:36 NEW DELHI: A plea was filed in NGT on Monday challenging the decision of the AAP government to implement odd-even road rationing scheme in the national capital from November 4-15. The plea filed by advocate Gaurav Kumar Bansal said that CPCB did an …
  • Mamata likely to meet Modi in Delhi on Wednesday 16 Sep 2019 11:22 Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is likely to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the national capital on Wednesday, state secretariat sources confirmed on Monday. Banerjee will be leaving for New Delhi on Tuesday, the sources said. The …
  • TVS Motor Company launches new Neo NX in Mali, Africa 16 Sep 2019 11:09 NEW DELHI: Chennai based two-wheeler manufacturer TVS Motor Company on Monday has launched new bebek Neo NX in Mali, Africa. Bebek, manufactured in Jakarta, boasts of strong suspension, disc brakes, front and rear carriers. It also comes with USB mobile …
  • Vistara adds new route, offers flight tickets from 16 Sep 2019 09:39 Vistara airline has launched daily direct flights between Delhi and Indore with effect from 26th October, 2019. The one-way all-inclusive fares start from ₹3,399. With this, Indore becomes the 30th destination on its network. Bookings for these flights are …
  • IIT Delhi wants Australia-like education loans, HRD ministry examining issue 16 Sep 2019 09:34 NEW DELHI : The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) in Delhi has urged the central government to emulate Australia and extend income-contingent loans to the students to cover their tuition fees and seek repayment only after they find employment. Human …
  • Old wine, new bottle: $7-bn exporter refund old plan with Rs 9,000 cr added 16 Sep 2019 08:03 India’s new measures announced on Saturday to revive a flagging economy through an aid to exporters isn’t as big a boost as the initial numbers suggested. Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said a new tax refund program for exporters from January 1 will …
  • Woman Dies After Jumping Before Train In Delhi Metro's Yellow Line 16 Sep 2019 07:58 The woman jumped off platform No 2 of the GTB Nagar Metro station. (Representational image) New Delhi: A woman committed suicide by jumping in front of a moving train on Delhi metro's Yellow Line on Monday, police said. Aisa Khan, a resident of …