• 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 …
  • J&K govt restricts access to media facilitation centre in Srinagar; withdrawn later 16 Sep 2019 09:28 A view from inside the media facilitation centre in Kashmir. (file photo) In a surprise move, the department of Information and Public Relation in Jammu-Kashmir Monday restricted access for journalists, including members of the foreign press, to the Media …
  • Howdy, Modi: 10 things to know about Narendra Modi-Donald Trump's Houston rally 16 Sep 2019 09:25 NEW DELHI/WASHINGTON : Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Donald Trump would be jointly addressing 'Howdy, Modi', a one-of-its-kind rally this Sunday in Houston for which over 50,000 Indian-Americans have registered. The White House …
  • US President Trump to Join Narendra Modi’s Mega Event “Howdy, Modi” in Houston, Texas 16 Sep 2019 08:41 Asia & Pacific 09:11 16.09.2019(updated 10:09 16.09.2019) Get short URL New Delhi (Sputnik): Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is slated to address a huge gathering of Indian-born Americans in Houston, Texas on 22 September, during his visit to the …
  • India’s Chief Justice Says He'll Visit Locked Down Kashmir Valley 16 Sep 2019 08:41 Asia & Pacific 10:33 16.09.2019(updated 11:34 16.09.2019) Get short URL New Delhi (Sputnik): India's Supreme Court Chief Justice on Monday said he would be visiting Jammu and Kashmir's "winter capital" of Srinagar. Expressing concern, …
  • 'At heart, I feel 74 years young': Chidambaram on his birthday 16 Sep 2019 08:28 By PTI NEW DELHI: Greetings from well-wishers make him feel "74 years young", Congress leader P Chidambaram, in jail on charges of corruption, said through his family on his birthday on Monday, and added that his thoughts on the day are on the …
  • 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 …
  • CPI(M) leader M Y Tarigami free to go back to Srinagar, says Supreme Court 16 Sep 2019 07:23 CPI(M) leader Mohd Yusuf Tarigami. (File) The Supreme Court Monday said CPI(M) leader Mohd Yusuf Tarigami, who had been admitted to AIIMS in New Delhi for a health checkup, was free to return to his house in Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir. The apex court had …
  • ​VIDEO: LCA Navy makes first arrested landing 16 Sep 2019 06:49 India achieved an aviation milestone recently when a Hindustan Aeronautics (HAL) LCA Navy fighter caught an arresting hook at a shore-based test facility in Goa. Footage on social media shows the navalised version of the Tejas fighter approaching and then …
  • DLF sells New Gurugram land to American Express in one of ‘costliest’ land deals 16 Sep 2019 06:29 New Delhi: Realty major DLF has sold a 9 acre land parcel in New Gurugram to American Express for about ₹300 crore in one of the costliest land deals in this area, sources said. The selling price comes out to be around ₹32 crore per acre. American Express …
  • India's economy slows, stalling once thriving manufacturing 16 Sep 2019 06:10 NEW DELHI (AP) — Anuj Kapoor took over his father's booming auto parts business in 2012, hoping to elevate the company from selling to suppliers to selling directly to carmakers. Seven years later, he's had to lay off half his workers as drooping …
  • All is not lost: Delhi's Daryaganj book mart 2.0 reopens with some hope at new venue 16 Sep 2019 05:12 Express News Service NEW DELHI: There was excitement at Mahila Haat, Sunday, when over 150 booksellers trooped in to set up shop, nine months after they were uprooted from Daryaganj. Yes, they were the same set who dotted the over 2-km stretch at Daryaganj …
  • Pollution dipped in last 3 years, still Delhi to have odd-even scheme 16 Sep 2019 05:00 New Delhi, Sep 16 (IANS) In the last three years, pollution in Delhi decreased by 25 per cent. This is what Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said on September 6 but just seven days later, he announced ‘Odd-Even’ scheme for private vehicles from …
  • Delhi needs comprehensive plan to fight pollution: Experts 16 Sep 2019 05:00 New Delhi, Sep 16 (IANS) Without a comprehensive plan to address air pollution in the national capital, the odd-even scheme that is set to make a comeback in November will only provide limited gains, environment experts say. “A study conducted jointly by …
  • Oppn slams Kejriwal for return of odd-even scheme 16 Sep 2019 05:00 New Delhi, Sep 16 (IANS) The announcement of the relaunch of the odd-even scheme in Delhi evoked criticism for Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, with the opposition calling it “election stunt” and drama. While the Congress said Kejriwal made the announcement …
  • Delhi EV policy awaits notification as odd-even returns 16 Sep 2019 04:46 Even as the Delhi government has announced odd-even scheme to be enforced in November to reduce air pollution, it is yet to notify its Electric Vehicle Policy prepared almost a year back to curb vehicular pollution. The odd-even scheme for private vehicles …
  • With new flights, Air India plans to fly high once again while Centre prepares disinvestment ground 16 Sep 2019 04:19 Express News Service NEW DELHI: National carrier Air India is leaving no stone unturned to strengthen its position in the growing Indian aviation industry while the government is preparing the final ground for its disinvestment. Be it is international …
  • CM visit homes for anti-dengue campaign 16 Sep 2019 04:14 By Express News Service NEW DELHI: Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and his cabinet colleagues on Sunday visited some houses in the city to check mosquito breeding, while Aam Aadmi Party legislators visited residential areas to spread awareness about dengue. …
  • SDMC seeks model parking solution in city 16 Sep 2019 04:14 Express News Service NEW DELHI: As the Supreme Court has set a deadline for the South Delhi Municipal Corporation to run a pilot project to ease the problem of parking, the civic body, along with the Resident Welfare Association of Lajpat Nagar 3, is …
  • Delhi: 2 arrested for shooting at police team 16 Sep 2019 04:13 New Delhi: Police personnel at a checking point in Delhi's Defence Colony area were shot at by three men and two of them were arrested after a brief chase, police said on Sunday. On the intervening night of Friday and Saturday, a policeman received …
  • Delhi mother solds 15-year-old girl to trafficker, rescued 16 Sep 2019 03:39 The rescued girl said her mother had also sold her one-year-old brother last month to a trafficker. New Delhi: A 15-year-old girl who was allegedly sold by her mother to a trafficker last week has been rescued from Bawana here, the Delhi Commission for …
  • Try Asian flavours with an Indian twist in celebrity chef Ritu Dalmia's new eatery in Delhi 16 Sep 2019 03:38 Express News Service With lush green trees staring at you from the big glass windows, a floral ambience with pastel hues and interiors done with jute and bamboo, Diva Spiced, appears to have a good second innings in Delhi. One can say, the restaurant has a …
  • Petrol, diesel prices likely to increase after Saudi oil attacks 16 Sep 2019 03:27 NEW DELHI : With oil prices jumping by nearly 12% following attacks on two Saudi Arabian plants that slashed output in the world's top producer by half, petrol and diesel prices are likely to increase in India in the next few days. A litre of petrol …
  • Morning News Call - India, September 16 16 Sep 2019 03:24 To access a PDF version of this newsletter, please click here here If you would like to receive this newsletter via email, please register at: here FACTORS TO WATCH 12:00 pm: Government to release August wholesale price inflation data in New Delhi. …
  • Islamabad refuses backdoor talks with New Delhi 16 Sep 2019 03:20 Islama­bad turns down global powers’ reques­t to engage in backdo­or diplom­acy with New Delhi File photos of PM Imran Khan [L] and Indian Premier Narendra Modi [R]. PHOTO: PIT/ Reuters ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has refused to engage in backdoor diplomacy …
  • Delhi Woman Sells Teen Daughter For Rs 1 Lakh; Had Sold Baby Too: Police 16 Sep 2019 03:09 The teenage girl has been rescued and sent to a shelter. (Representational) New Delhi: A 15-year-old girl, who was allegedly sold by her mother to a trafficker last week in Delhi, has been rescued, Delhi Commission for Women said on Sunday. The rescued …
  • India, US exploring possibility of PM Modi-Donald Trump New York meet 16 Sep 2019 02:57 NEW DELHI: India and the US are exploring the possibility of a meeting between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Donald Trump on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly session in New York later this month, according to people aware of the …
  • Editorial: Despite the global cries for justice in occupied Kashmir, will India listen? 16 Sep 2019 02:34 MORE than a month after India launched its ill-advised adventure in occupied Kashmir, protests regarding the dire human rights situation in the held valley refuse to die down. On Friday, Prime Minister Imran Khan led a charged rally in Muzaffarabad to …
  • UN representative of China contacts Indian counterpart 16 Sep 2019 02:32 NEW DELHI: China has reached out to India to smoothen ruffled feathers over the Kashmir issue, including the status of the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in Ladakh, ahead of the informal summit between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Xi Jinping in …
  • Is Apple’s price for new iPhone model competitive enough? 16 Sep 2019 02:08 By Express News Service NEW DELHI: Apple recently launched its new iPhone 11 range, the successor to last year’s iPhone XS, XS Max and XR. With the new range set to be available in India from September 27, Apple’s new flagship phone has got people talking, …
  • Stop killing our civilians: India to Pakistan 16 Sep 2019 01:41 Imran Khan warns of possibility of conventional war with India. New Delhi: India on Sunday conveyed its concerns to Pakistan on ceasefire violations by the Pakistani military, with the MEA saying Islamabad this year “resorted to more than 2050 unprovoked …
  • Delhi Confidential: Grand Plans 16 Sep 2019 00:12 Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb. With every state unit and ministry vying with each other to celebrate Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s birthday on September 17 differently, Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb has announced that he will donate …
  • Another jolt to INLD: Party’s former state unit chief, other leaders join Congress 15 Sep 2019 23:40 Ghulam Nabi Azad, Kumari Selja and Bhupinder Singh Hooda with the new joinees in New Delhi, Sunday. (Photo: PTI) In yet another jolt to crumbling Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) in Haryana, its former national vice president and state president Ashok Arora …
  • NASA lunar probe to fly over landing site tomorrow, may shed new light on Vikram 15 Sep 2019 23:07 Indian Space Research Organisation’s (ISRO) plan to soft-land Chandrayaan-2’s Vikram on the moon did not go as per the script, early Saturday morning as it lost communication contact.  (PTI Photo) (video grab) As ISRO figures out what happened to the …
  • Give student loans on future income: IIT-Delhi 15 Sep 2019 21:48 The HRD Ministry is examining the proposal. (File) THE INDIAN Institute of Technology (IIT) in Delhi has urged the government to emulate Australia and extend income-contingent loans to students to cover tuition fees and seek repayment only after they have …
  • Moscow, New Delhi Discuss Production of S-400 Air Defence System in India - Rostec CEO 15 Sep 2019 21:47 Military & Intelligence 00:14 16.09.2019(updated 00:38 16.09.2019) Get short URL Russia and India have signed a contract on the deliveries of the S-400 missile systems to New Delhi worth over $5 billion. Russia's state corporation Rostec General …
  • US citizens detained for flying drone in Lutyens’ Delhi 15 Sep 2019 20:37 Flying of drones has been banned in the capital after alerts by security agencies. In a major security breach, a father-son duo from the US were detained Saturday evening for allegedly flying a drone fitted with a video camera in Lutyens’ Delhi. Officers …
  • Chinese Manja disrupts Delhi Metro train service 15 Sep 2019 18:23 The Chinese Manja that has claimed two lives in the national capital in the past two months, on Sunday affected the Metro train services in the Red Line section. The Metro train going towards Rithala was stalled, between the New Bus Stand station in …
  • Light Rain in Delhi Brings Respite From Sultry Weather 15 Sep 2019 17:06 The city received 1.8 mm rain on Sunday morning, said a MeT department official. New Delhi: Rains in some parts of Delhi on Sunday provided much-needed relief to the people from the sultry weather. The city received 1.8 mm rain on Sunday morning, said a …
  • Hasina-Modi talks in Delhi on Oct 5: Foreign minister 15 Sep 2019 16:45 Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will hold bilateral talks with her Indian counterpart Narendra Modi in New Delhi on October 5 during her first India visit after coming to power for the third consecutive term. “Honorable Prime Minister will attend the Indian …
  • Beware! 25 cameras across Delhi to detect over speeding 15 Sep 2019 16:40 New Delhi, Sep 15 (IANS) Steep fines are raining ever since the new traffic norms have kicked in. And now, the government is beefing up its road infrastructure to detect more traffic violations. As on Sunday, 25 new cameras are installed in 12 areas across …
  • Delhi: Foreign liquor racket busted, 240 bottles seized, 3 held 15 Sep 2019 16:36 New Delhi: Excise Department on Sunday said that a gang, who was supplying illegal foreign liquor, was busted in Delhi and 240 bottles of foreign liquor were also seized. “Owner, supplier employee of the bond owner, receiver and distributor who supplied …
  • Chinese Kite String Hits Overhead Power Line Of Delhi Metro; Services Hit 15 Sep 2019 15:36 The Red Line connects Rithala in Delhi to Shahid Sthal (New Bus Adda) in Ghaziabad. New Delhi: Services were briefly delayed on a section of the Delhi Metro's Red Line on Sunday after an overhead power line was hit by Chinese manjha at the Seelampur …
  • Bizzare! UP Police catches Baleno doing 144kmph: Fines Delhi man’s 9-year old Alto 15 Sep 2019 15:24 A Maruti Suzuki Alto owner from new Delhi was fined by the Uttar Pradesh Traffic Police for doing 144 kmph. Only that, he didn't commit the offence. The UP Police caught a Maruti Suzuki Baleno on camera doing 144 kmph. But they issued the challan for …
  • Amazon’s swanky new Hyderabad office becomes single largest building globally 15 Sep 2019 13:18 In this file photo taken on March 04, 2019 shows the Amazon logo at the entrance area of the Amazon logistics centre in Lauwin-Planque, northern France. AFP FILE PHOTO NEW DELHI — The multinational tech company and e-commerce giant Amazon has built the …
  • Air India to have only low cal onboard meals for crew operating flights out of Delhi & Mumbai 15 Sep 2019 13:06 NEW DELHI: Air India crew operating flights out of Delhi and Mumbai will now get low fat meals onboard. The airline has decided to make the switch from Monday to ensure the crew get or remain fit and the switch also means a significant saving from the …
  • Unemployment growing due to upsurge in new technology: Ramdas 15 Sep 2019 12:41 New Delhi: Union Minister Ramdas Athawale on Sunday remarked that unemployment in the country is increasing due to technological advancements. “These days, people are unemployed because of an upsurge in new technology. Earlier 1000 people used to work in a …
  • Govt removes all uncertainties on new export incentives 15 Sep 2019 11:51 New Delhi, Sep 15 (IANS) The government has removed all uncertainties with regard to the export incentive issues and the latest credit enhancement measures will help the sector march ahead, Director General of Foreign Trade Alok Vardhan Chaturvedi has said …
  • 100-yr-old war museum to get new home in Delhi 15 Sep 2019 11:36
  • 8-Month-Old Baby Run Over By Car On College Campus In Delhi: Police 15 Sep 2019 10:25 The officer said they are looking for the accused and waiting for the post-mortem report. New Delhi: An eight-month-old infant was run over by a car inside Netaji Subhas University of Technology (NSIT) campus in south-west Delhi's Dwarka, a police …
  • Bank ATM Machine With Rs 2.5 Lakh Cash Stolen From South Delhi 15 Sep 2019 09:11 There was around Rs 2.5 lakh cash at the time it was looted, the police said. (Representational) New Delhi: Some men robbed a bank ATM in South Delhi's Maidan Garhi area on Saturday night. "The criminals targeted an ICICI bank ATM in Asola under …
  • Sotheby’s Diamonds unveils new collection 15 Sep 2019 08:24 New Delhi, Sep 15 (IANSlife) Sothebys Diamonds has unveiled a new collection designed by 23-year old talent Joseph Ramsay this autumn. Capturing Sothebys Diamonds defining signature, the eight pieces in the collection marry world-class diamonds with …
  • UK universities excited about India's New Education Policy, positive changes outlined: Steve Smith 15 Sep 2019 07:23 The higher education academic fraternity in the UK is excited about changes outlined by India in the draft of its New Education Policy (NEP) and is looking forward to positive changes, according to Steve Smith, Chair, Universities UK International (UUKi). …
  • Delhi receives light showers, AQI improves to ‘satisfactory’ 15 Sep 2019 06:39 New Delhi: Delhi and its adjoining areas such as Gurugram, Faridabad, Noida and Ghaziabad on Sunday received light rainfall, accompanied by thunder and lightning in some places, in the morning. According to Skymet, Delhi-NCR witnessed rain showers due to …
  • Rain In Delhi Improves Air Quality, More Showers Likely For Next Two Days 15 Sep 2019 05:20 Delhi-NCR will receive moderate rainfall on Monday and Tuesday as well. (File) New Delhi: Delhi and its adjoining areas Gurugram, Faridabad, Noida and Ghaziabad received light rainfall, accompanied by thunder and lightning in some places, in the morning …
  • Loyalty: Sonia Gandhi sets new criteria for Congress reshuffle 15 Sep 2019 05:14 Loyalty clinched the top spot in Sonia's criteria list as in the recent past outsiders superseded the loyalists in the organisation. New Delhi: As the Congress plans to make major structural changes in the party, chief Sonia Gandhi is likely to make …
  • New Motor Vehicle Act: Hyderabad cops giving helmets, documents instead of challans 15 Sep 2019 04:26 Image Source : TWITTER Andhra cops giving helmets, documents instead of challans At a time when the imposition of heavy fines for violation of traffic rules is evoking public anger in parts of the country, Rachakonda police commissionerate in Greater …
  • Where free speech is the new villain 15 Sep 2019 03:51 The government of UP has made it a habit of sorts to move against -- or better still, lock up -- mediapersons who give cause for displeasure, says Shuma Raha. IMAGE: Media members protest against the arrest of journalists for allegedly posting defamatory …
  • World: The New Delhi Declaration: Investing in Land and Unlocking Opportunities 15 Sep 2019 03:28 We, the Ministers and Representatives gathered for the high-level segment at the fourteenth session of the Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD), held on 9–10 September 2019 in New Delhi at the …
  • Delhi: 100-year-old war museum to get new home, name 15 Sep 2019 01:10
  • Delhi: Hotel owner arrested for serving liquor without permit 15 Sep 2019 00:46 Anil Khilwani said that the club is set to launch later this month. Eish Singhal, DCP (New Delhi), said, “We received a complaint from the Excise Department and arrested the two men. Police are now verifying claims made by them.” (Representational Image) …
  • Behind Lutyens’ Delhi, ‘blend of East, West elements’ 14 Sep 2019 23:24 Under the plan, Rashtrapati Bhavan will be retrofitted.  “It is my site, my layout etc, so I am pleased,” wrote architect Edwin Landseer Lutyens to his wife, sometime in 1912. The site he wrote about was a vast expanse of land where he, along with …
  • Delhi: Transport dept gears up for odd-even, free bus rides to overlap 14 Sep 2019 22:02 The Delhi government said 300 new buses will augment the orange cluster bus scheme, which has 1,679 buses under its fleet, by the end of October. Free rides for women in buses and the odd-even scheme – the radical policy interventions, with their launch …
  • Delhi: Outfit defaces Babar Road board, says he was ‘outsider’ 14 Sep 2019 22:02 Babar Road is located in Lutyens’ Delhi, which comes under the New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC). The blackened board is located in the popular Bengali Market. (Express photo by Tashi Tobgyal) Demanding that its name be changed to that of a “great leader” …
  • Satish Punia, close to RSS, is new Rajasthan BJP chief 14 Sep 2019 21:45 The newly appointed Bihar unit chief of the party, Dr Jaiswal, is considered a moderate face and has a non-controversial image. New Delhi: In a signal to former Rajasthan chief minister and senior BJP leader, Vasundhara Raje, the BJP high command on …
  • Startup nation: Indian startup founders reveal important new trends 14 Sep 2019 21:39 Even in the fast-paced disruptive world of startups, a few things are hard to change. Gender bias, for one. Sairee Chahal, founder of Sheroes, a community platform for women, is at times at the receiving end of it. Often it comes in the form of “innocent” …
  • New traffic penalties trigger row; Nagaland yet to enforce 14 Sep 2019 20:11 A policewoman directing traffic in Dimapur. (EM Images) New Delhi, Sep. 14 (IANS): Unveiling of the new Motor Vehicle Act, which prescribes steep hike in the fine for traffic violations, has triggered a big controversy and an increasing number of states …
  • Delhi Woman, Set On Fire By Husband, Dies At Hospital: Police 14 Sep 2019 19:39 The police have registered a case against the woman's husband. (Representational) New Delhi: A 24-year-old woman, allegedly set on fire by her husband, died at a hospital on Friday, the police said on Saturday. The incident took place in west Delhi…
  • Delhi Congress leaders meet Sonia over new state unit chief 14 Sep 2019 17:58 Image Source : PTI Delhi Congress leaders meet Sonia over new state unit chief   To build consensus over the new Delhi Congress chief's post, lying vacant since the death of Sheila Diskhit, party interim chief Sonia Gandhi here on Saturday met a …
  • FM announces new tax refund scheme to help remove export uncertainty 14 Sep 2019 16:50 A new tax refund scheme announced by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Saturday will replace the current one, compliant with World Trade Organization (WTO). This removes uncertainty over taxes on outbound shipments and was welcomed by exporters. “The …
  • Light Rain Predicted For Delhi On Sunday, Say Weather Officials 14 Sep 2019 16:50 Delhi Rain: Weather officials have predicted generally cloudy sky for Sunday with light rain (File Photo) New Delhi: It was a humid Saturday in Delhi with the mercury setting at just over 35 degrees Celsius, officials said. According to the Meteorological …
  • New TVS Jupiter Grande Edition: Image Gallery 14 Sep 2019 16:29 The list of scooters that are available with Bluetooth connectivity is pretty slim. And TVS is the only manufacturer to find two spots for itself in this list. After the NTorq 125, the bike maker has now launched the Jupiter Grande Edition which comes with …
  • Trump’s new world disorder: competitive, chaotic, conflicted 14 Sep 2019 16:09 It was, by all accounts, a furious row. Donald Trump was talking about relaxing sanctions on Iran and holding a summit with its president, Hassan Rouhani, at this month’s UN general assembly in New York. John Bolton, his hawkish national security adviser, …
  • Delhi govt to digitise process of exam data tabulation, move to benefit 60,000 teachers 14 Sep 2019 15:00 NEW DELHI: Around 60,000 teachers at Delhi government schools will be relieved of the tedious work of result tabulation and their focus now will be more on checking answer scripts as the whole process is going to be digitised. On an average each subject …
  • Delhi BJP chief urges Kejriwal to reconsider odd-even scheme 14 Sep 2019 14:27 New Delhi, Sep 14 (IANS) Opposing the odd-even scheme for cars to be implemented in November, Delhi BJP president Manoj Tiwari on Saturday wrote to Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal urging him to reconsider the move as it would cause problems for the people. …
  • Serial Delhi Criminal "James Bond 007" Arrested, Say Cops 14 Sep 2019 14:03 Police arrested him and his associate and seized two country-made pistols from them. (Representational) New Delhi: A 27-year-old man, known as "James Bond 007" in the crime world, and his associate were arrested on Thursday, said a police officer …
  • Export promotion scheme, shopping fests: FM's new measures to boost exports 14 Sep 2019 13:34 Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Saturday announced new measures to boost exports, at a time when the government is making efforts to reverse the economic slowdown and aims to triple the country's annual exports to over $1 trillion. Some of the …
  • Odd-even scheme required to counter stubble burning in Delhi: Atishi Marlena 14 Sep 2019 13:06 The Delhi Chief Minister said that studies have shown that the scheme helps to reduce air pollution. New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Atishi Marlena on Saturday said that it is imperative to implement the odd-even scheme in Delhi to counter stubble …
  • Delhi Woman Shot At While Trying To Stop Fight Between Man, Wife: Cops 14 Sep 2019 11:21 A case under relevant sections of the Indian Penal Code has been registered, police said. (File photo) New Delhi: A 21-year-old woman was shot when she tried to stop a fight between a husband and his wife in outer Delhi's Narela area, police said on …
  • New Delhi Resolute to Boost Defense Ties with Tehran 14 Sep 2019 11:17 TEHRAN (FNA)- India’s Defense Minister Rajnath Singh, in a meeting with Iranian Ambassador to India Ali Chegeni, reiterated that New Delhi is determined to further expand defense and military cooperation with Tehran. Referring to the historical and …
  • Will take Hindi to new heights by 2024 polls: Amit Shah 14 Sep 2019 11:10 New Delhi: Announcing that ‘Hindi Diwas’ will be celebrated publicly from 2020, Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Saturday said that Hindi would achieve new heights by the 2024 Lok Sabha election. Shah also appealed to people to at least talk to their …
  • FM announces new measures to boost exports 14 Sep 2019 11:09 New Delhi, Sep 14 (IANS) Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Saturday introduced RoDTEP – Remission Of Duties for Export Products – to replace the existing Merchandise Export From India (MEIS). Revenue foregone as a result of RoDTEP implementation would …
  • BMEL sets up new facility to improve metro train ride quality 14 Sep 2019 10:58 Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], Sep 14 (ANI): State-owned BEML has set up a bogie traction motor run test facility for the metro at its manufacturing unit here, a move that will help in improving the train ride quality and increasing reliability of coaches. …
  • Hindu Sena blackens Delhi's Babar Road signage, demands it be renamed 14 Sep 2019 10:46  'We demand that the government rename the road, which is after a foreign invader, to some great Indian personality. Hence, we have blackened the road signage erected by the NDMC,' said Hindu Sena president Vishnu Gupta. (Photo: ANI) New Delhi: …
  • Vistara to start daily flight on Delhi-Indore route from October 26 14 Sep 2019 10:32 The flight will depart from Delhi airport at 6.55 am daily and arrive at Indore airport at 8.20 am. New Delhi: Vistara airline on Saturday announced it will start a daily flight on Delhi-Indore route from October 26 this year. With this, Indore becomes …
  • Congress tears into Kejriwal over odd-even scheme in Delhi 14 Sep 2019 10:13 New Delhi: Expressing disappointment over Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal’s announcement of re-running odd-even scheme from November 4 and 15, Congress leaders on Saturday said that a long term solution is needed to combat the growing menace of air …
  • Kenya 3rd African Country to Roll Out New Malaria Vaccine - New Delhi Times 14 Sep 2019 08:21 Kenya has become the third African country to roll out the world’s first malaria vaccine. Young children in eight western Kenyan counties will receive the RTS, S malaria vaccine, developed by British pharmaceutical giant GlaxoSmithKline. Africa continues …
  • India police probing AB InBev in New Delhi tax... 13 Sep 2019 20:35  13 Sep 2019 - 21:11 The logo of Anheuser-Busch InBev is pictured outside the brewer's headquarters in Leuven, Belgium February 28, 2019. Reuters/Francois Lenoir NEW DELHI:  Police in India's capital New Delhi are probing a case of alleged tax …
  • New Delhi to slash use of cars in Nov 13 Sep 2019 18:42 A plan to combat air pollution in New Delhi was announced by authorities yesterday, as the Indian capital looks to lighten the toxic smog blanket that chokes the city, especially in winter. An alternating ban on cars with odd and even number plates, free …
  • New Delhi restricts cars for 2 weeks amid battle with toxic smog and dust 13 Sep 2019 16:48 NEW DELHI — Indian authorities on Friday announced a plan to restrict the movement of private cars in the capital for nearly two weeks after a major Hindu festival that features fireworks that cloak the area with toxic smog and dust. Private cars running …
  • Hospitals in Italy are on high alert following a deadly outbreak of the New Delhi superbug 13 Sep 2019 15:34 Hospitals in Tuscany are on red alert amid an outbreak of an antibiotic resistant superbug which has killed at least 31 people Superbug NDM-1 infected 75 people in Italian tourist hot spot since November It is believed to have killed at least 31 people in …
  • New Delhi announces plan to combat winter toxic air 13 Sep 2019 13:46 Altern­ating ban on cars with odd and even number plates, free pollut­ion masks are among measur­es to be implem­ented An Indian biker wearing face protection against air pollution rides on the road in heavy smog in New Delhi. PHOTO: FILE NEW DELHI: A plan …
  • India police probing AB InBev in New Delhi tax evasion case 13 Sep 2019 13:12
  • New Delhi announces plan to combat toxic air 13 Sep 2019 12:07 NEW DELHI: A plan to combat air pollution in New Delhi was announced by authorities Friday (Sep 12), as the Indian capital looks to lighten the toxic smog blanket that chokes the city, especially in winter. An alternating ban on cars with odd and even …
  • India police probing AB InBev in New Delhi tax evasion case 13 Sep 2019 12:07 NEW DELHI: Police in India's capital New Delhi are probing a case of alleged tax evasion involving Anheuser-Busch InBev , according to a police officer and a document seen by Reuters, a setback for the brewer already battling a three-year city ban. …
  • New Delhi moves to curb air pollution 13 Sep 2019 08:51 India's capital New Delhi will enforce strict restrictions on use of private cars in November to curb pollution, its chief minister says, in an effort to help improve air quality that tends to deteriorate sharply in winter months. Private vehicles will …
  • New Delhi to slash use of cars in Nov to cut pollution -chief minister 13 Sep 2019 08:25 * City government to introduce 1,000 electric buses * Delhi government to promote other electric vehicles * 14 of 18 most polluted cities on planet are in India: WHO (Adds details, quote) By Alasdair Pal and Mayank Bhardwaj NEW DELHI, Sept 13 (Reuters) - …
  • Grovy India Ltd commences new project at New Delhi 13 Sep 2019 07:56
  • New Delhi First Time Marks Lord Ganesha Festival in Eco-Friendly Way to Save River Yamuna - Video 12 Sep 2019 21:38 Asia & Pacific 18:38 12.09.2019(updated 22:18 12.09.2019) Get short URL New Delhi (Sputnik): In a novel start to embrace an eco-friendly way of religious celebration, the national capital of India observed a popular festival dedicated to the elephant- …