• Indian Hotels soars 6% as it logs highest margin in 10 yrs for Sept quarter 13 Nov 2019 06:21 Shares of Indian Hotels Company soared 6 per cent to Rs 156 on the BSE on Wednesday after the company reported EBITDA (earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortisation) margin improvement of 590 basis points (bps) at 17.7 per cent in September …
  • Delhi: 20,000 go on free pilgrimage in four months 13 Nov 2019 05:45 Delhi government’s pilgrimage scheme, which is absolutely free, was launched by chief minister Arvind Kejriwal...Read MoreNEW DELHI: Till date, around 20,000 people have undertaken free pilgrimage under Delhi government’s Mukhyamantri Tirth Yatra scheme, …
  • Technical bids for about 1,500 electric buses across cities completed, financial bids to open soon 13 Nov 2019 05:05 Technical bids for supply of about 1,500 electric buses under the FAME II scheme of 5,595 e-buses across several cities has been completed and these would soon go through the financial bids before finalisation. The Centre through the Department of Heavy …
  • Katy Perry in India, says 'a brand new me is ready to 'par-tay'' 13 Nov 2019 03:14 New Delhi (India), Nov 12 (ANI): Katy Perry who landed in Mumbai ahead of her music festival, is feeling 'rejuvenated' as she is visiting India after 7 years. The singer who is happy to come back to the country after a long hiatus shared a series …
  • PCL GM’s missing son turns up at EOW office, gives statement 13 Nov 2019 02:02 TNN | Updated: Nov 13, 2019, 4:53 IST Lucknow: After going untraceable from his Agra residence since eight days and evading sleuths, Abhinav Gupta, son of suspended UPPCL GM, P K Gupta, who was also the trust secretary arrived at the office of Uttar …
  • A raja’s idea to bridge religious gap shaped LU 12 Nov 2019 23:41 TNN | Updated: Nov 13, 2019, 4:44 IST Raja Mahmudabad in 1920Lucknow: Among the many inspirations behind setting up of LU was one more beautiful than the others. At a time when divisions based on religion were creeping into Indian society, the idea of …
  • India deploys air purifiers to protect Taj Mahal 12 Nov 2019 15:53 Authorities in India's northern Uttar Pradesh state deployed air purifiers to protect the historic Taj Mahal monument on Monday. In Agra, home to the Taj Mahal and one of the world's most polluted cities, officials have rolled out two air purifier …
  • Jaqueline Fernandez shares adorable selfie with Katy Perry 12 Nov 2019 13:31 New Delhi [India], Nov 12 (ANI): It seems Bollywood diva Jacqueline Fernandez just had a fan moment as she got a chance to spend time with American singer-songwriter Katy Perry who arrived in Mumbai ahead of a music festival. The 'Race 3' actor …
  • Chahar: From Chappell rebuff to T20I series hero 12 Nov 2019 07:39 JAIPUR: Twenty balls, seven runs, six wickets. A day after Deepak Chahar's incredible feat of registering the best-ever bowling figures in T20 Internationals, the cricketing world woke up to the immense potential of the 27-year-old 'Powerplay' …
  • Pop star Katy Perry arrives in Mumbai for music festival 12 Nov 2019 06:34 By ANI MUMBAI: Popstar and international singing sensation Katy Perry landed in Mumbai during the early hours of Tuesday. The singer arrived in India to perform at a music festival in Mumbai on November 16. She will also be joined by another international …
  • Veterans' loss, and pleas for peace, made in area events 12 Nov 2019 00:54 Veterans’ sacrifice for country was honored Monday, along with pleas for peace, in a day marked by the installation of new signs, special T-shirts, parachute jumps, songs and flags. Gainesville Mayor Lauren Poe officially designated a one-mile stretch of …
  • Pic of the Week: your travel photos 12 Nov 2019 00:07 November 12,2019 Every week our inboxes are flooded with amazing photos sent from all over the world by our wonderful readers. Alas, only one can be chosen as our coveted ‘Pic of the Week’, and here they are they are in all their glory … HOW TO SUBMIT YOUR …
  • Nana Agradaa shows off her ‘Jesus’ tattoo in latest video » 11 Nov 2019 15:48 – Advertisement – Controversial Ghanaian fetish priestess Patricia Asiedua popularly known as Nana Agradaa has revealed a ‘Jesus’ tattoo she has on her shoulder. In a video sighted by Ghpage.com, the fetish priestess showed off a ‘Jesus’ tattoo she has on …
  • I-T dept busts Rs 3,300-cr hawala racket involving infra firms 11 Nov 2019 14:31 New Delhi, Nov 11 () The CBDT on Monday claimed that the Income Tax Department has busted a hawala racket worth Rs 3,300-crore and spread across multiple cities such as Delhi, Mumbai and Hyderabad with links to "leading corporate houses" in the …
  • Your No.1 Europe trip is suddenly cheap 11 Nov 2019 13:16 They’re the spectacular views everyone needs to check out at least once in their lifetime. Now this sweet deal gets you there for less. EUROPE 9-DAY PACKAGE, $2284 Check out Contiki’s new train trips and save 25 per cent when you book and pay by December …
  • Father’s Tales: The ‘Red & White’ story of Deepak Chahar 11 Nov 2019 12:29 Deepak Chahar in action against Bangladesh. (Source: Twitter/@BCCI) “He must have bowled at least one lakh deliveries in the nets before this performance came along,” the elation was palpable in Lokendrasingh Chahar’s voice. It was a night that …
  • Father's Tales: How Chahar became India's swing king 11 Nov 2019 11:32 Deepak Chahar first came into prominence as an 18-year-old when took 8/10 in his Ranji Trophy debut to send Hyderabad crashing for a lowly 21 in November 2010. IMAGE: Deepak Chahar picked up world record figures of 6-7 to guide India to a series- …
  • Man beheads wife after argument, held in Agra 11 Nov 2019 11:06
  • Commercial Glass Greenhouse Market 2019 Global Industry Trends, Statistics, Competition Strategies, Revenue Analysis, Key Players, Regional Analysis by Forecast to 2025 11 Nov 2019 08:52 Nov 11, 2019 (Profound via COMTEX) -- The report provides rational insights along with historical and forecast data to aid in better understanding of the Global Commercial Glass Greenhouse Market. The report provides a comprehensive analysis of key factors …
  • UP man walks to police station with wife’s severed head 11 Nov 2019 08:47 Agra, Nov 11 (IANS) In a shocking incident, a man in Uttar Pradesh severed the head of his wife when she tried to stop him from drinking, and later walked to the police station carrying the head. The accused then carried the head to the police station on …
  • Flamingoes flock late to Agra sanctuary due to delayed rains 11 Nov 2019 04:51 Image Source : PTI Flamingoes flock late to Agra sanctuary due to delayed rains Around 100 flamingoes have flocked to the Soor Sarovar Bird Sanctuary here in what is being perceived as the beginning of the migratory birds' arrival for the season, an …
  • Master of deception: How Deepak Chahar got his hat-trick against Bangladesh 11 Nov 2019 04:17 Deepak Chahar celebrates his hat-trick after dismissing Bangladesh’s Aminul Islam during the third Twenty20 international cricket match.(AP Photo) Deepak Chahar picked up six wickets for just seven runs, including a brilliant hat-trick to hand India a …
  • Ayodhya verdict today- Section 144 imposed in Mumbai, internet shut down in UP and Rajasthan 10 Nov 2019 22:51 Authorities imposed Section 144 of the Code of Criminal Procedure, which prohibits gathering of more than four people, in Mumbai on Saturday. The prohibitory orders will be in place till 11 am on Sunday. The restrictions were imposed while a five-judge …
  • Coke goes 'hyperlocal', plans to launch bottled water in regional markets 09 Nov 2019 21:50 Coca-Cola, the country’s largest beverage maker, is contemplating the launch of regional water brands as it increases its bottled water bet in a market it considers key. The move comes as India emerges the fourth-largest market for Coke’s premium water …
  • UP: Siblings killed in road mishap in Agra 09 Nov 2019 16:24
  • Divergent views of Bengaluru denizens on Ayodhya verdict 09 Nov 2019 16:06 Bengaluru, Nov 9 (IANS) Denizens of India’s tech hub on Saturday expressed divergent views on the historic judgement of the Supreme Court on the Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid title dispute at Ayodha in Uttar Pradesh and lauded the people for remaining calm …
  • Two floors, 216 pillars, river Saryu in backyard: The majestic temple likely to come up at Ayodhya now 09 Nov 2019 15:57 Express News Service AYODHYA: The term ‘Ayodhya’ is believed to be a combination of the names of Brahma, Vishnu and Mahesh (Lord Shiva). Its reference is widely found in the Hindu scriptures. At a time when the Supreme Court of India has delivered the much …
  • Security beefed up in Agra ahead of Ayodhya verdict 09 Nov 2019 05:57 Agra, Nov 9 (IANS) Ahead of the much awaited apex court verdict on Ayodhya dispute, security was tightened in sensitive areas of the Taj city Agra. District authorities conducted flag marches, increased patrolling and posted pickets in and around the Taj …
  • Internet shuts down in UP cities, panic buying starts 09 Nov 2019 03:15 Lucknow, Nov 9 (IANS) Internet services in Aligarh and Agra have been shut down ahead of the Supreme Court verdict on the Ayodhya dispute. The services were shut down shortly after midnight. Uttar Pradesh Director General of Police O.P. Singh said that …
  • EPF scam: Agra residence of ex-UPPCL secretary searched 09 Nov 2019 02:20 Praveen Kumar Gupta The Economic Offences Wing (EOW) of the UP police Friday conducted searches at the Agra residence of Praveen Kumar Gupta, former secretary of UP State Power Employees Trust and UP Power Corporation Limited’s Provident Fund Trust. Gupta, …
  • How Doctor Sleep Handles the Legacy of Jack Torrance 09 Nov 2019 01:23 While it was known that new actors had been cast as several returning characters from The Shining in the sequel Doctor Sleep, it wasn’t known beyond the rumor stage whether Shining protagonist Jack Torrance himself would show up in the Mike Flanagan- …
  • The toxic smog devastating New Delhi 08 Nov 2019 22:42 With India declaring a public health emergency in recent days, the heavy pollution — caused by industrial production, vehicles and farmers burning field stubble — has scared off tourists to the Indian capital and other northern cities, ft.com wrote. This …
  • Suspension of internet service not ruled out in Ayodhya: UP DGP 08 Nov 2019 16:29 Express News Service LUCKNOW: UP DGP OP Singh has not ruled out the suspension of internet services in Ayodhya saying that the decision would depend upon the emergent situation. Elaborating on the comprehensive security arrangements put in place by the …
  • Children’s author Carmen Agra Deedy to read during Story Time 08 Nov 2019 16:00 Acclaimed children’s author Carmen Agra Deedy will read and discuss her award-winning picture book “The Rooster Who Would Not Be Quiet!,” which is being featured during this year’s Hope College-organized Little Read Lakeshore, at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 9, …
  • India’s 1st elephant memorial opens on Agra-Mathura highway 08 Nov 2019 15:30 Agra, Nov 8 (IANS) The country’s first memorial for elephants, which died in harness or as victims of human brutalities, was opened on the Agra-Mathura highway on Friday at a facility developed by WildLife SOS, an NGO . After the formal inauguration, chief …
  • Delhi govt takes in-principle decision for free pilgrimage to Nankana Sahib in Pakistan 08 Nov 2019 14:41 The Delhi Cabinet has taken in-principal decision to free pilgrimage to Pakistan’s Kartarpur. (Express photo by Prem Nath Pandey) The Delhi Cabinet on Friday took an in-principle decision to offer free pilgrimage to Nankana Sahib Gurdwara in Pakistan’s …
  • Delhi govt includes Kartarpur in free pilgrimage scheme 08 Nov 2019 12:27 New Delhi, Nov 8 (IANS) Ahead of the Kartarpur coridor inauguration, the Delhi Cabinet on Friday gave its in-principal approval to include the sikh shrine in its free pilgrimage scheme for senior citizens. The Kartarpur Sahib Gurdwara in Narowal district …
  • Makers of popular food brands among those linked to Indonesia forest fires 08 Nov 2019 02:45 The makers of Oreo cookies and KitKat chocolate bars are among the companies getting some of their palm oil from producers linked to the fires that have razed large swaths of land in Indonesia, a new report says. The fires, started mostly to clear land for …
  • UP: Dy SPs among 7 policemen forced to retire for ‘tainted service records’ 08 Nov 2019 01:56 As per the government criterion, these officials are above the age of 50. (Representational photo) The Uttar Pradesh government on Thursday gave compulsory retirement to seven Provincial Police Service (PPS) officers allegedly with tainted and bad service …
  • Despite itchy eyes, tourists still flock to Taj Mahal 07 Nov 2019 16:53 Even with pollution cloaking northern India, visitors are still thronging the Taj Mahal, the shining marble mausoleum south of Delhi. Every year about 8 million people — mostly domestic tourists — visit the monument, built by a 17th-century Mughal …
  • BYD-Olectra, Tata Motors, Ashok Leyland in fray to supply, operate 1,200 e-buses 07 Nov 2019 03:25 NEW DELHI: BYD-Olectra, Tata Motors, Ashok Leyland and PMI Electro Mobility Solutions are among manufacturers in the fray to supply and operate about 1,200 electric buses for different state departments, people aware of the development have said. State …
  • Humble leafy greens jump from affordable to pricey 07 Nov 2019 00:50 TNN | Updated: Nov 7, 2019, 4:13 IST Pune: Leafy green vegetables, poor in supply and quality, are setting new price highs in the markets across the city. The rain, affecting veggie supplies to markets, has caused a significant plunge in the arrival of …
  • Makers of Oreos, KitKats among brands linked to Indonesia forest fires 07 Nov 2019 00:46 Consumer goods companies behind major brands are getting some of their palm oil from producers linked to fires in Indonesia that have burned an area the size of Puerto Rico. The findings, in a report by Greenpeace, identify Mondelēz, Nestlé, Unilever and …
  • NVRRC approves five rice genotype for cultivation 06 Nov 2019 18:27 Business News of Wednesday, 6 November 2019 Source: goldstreetbusiness.com 2019-11-06 The National Variety Release and Registration Committee (NVRRC) of the Ministry of Food and Agriculture (MoFA) has approved the release of five rice genotypes (varieties) …
  • Despite itchy eyes, tourists flock to Taj Mahal 06 Nov 2019 15:25 Even with pollution cloaking northern India, visitors are still thronging the Taj Mahal, the shining marble mausoleum south of Delhi. Every year around eight million people -- mostly domestic tourists -- visit the monument, built by a 17th-century Mughal …
  • Pollution, age threaten India's Taj Mahal 06 Nov 2019 13:22 India's famed Taj Mahal draws tourists by the millions each year. But the structure is under threat because its foundation of wooden blocks is cracking and pollution from traffic and surrounding factories is discolouring its white marble walls. The …
  • Samsung reports record TV sales in India this festive season 06 Nov 2019 07:05 Samsung reported increased sales of its premium TVs this festival season in India. This Diwali, sales of QLED TVs for Samsung grew 3-fold compared to the festive season in 2018, while sales of its UHD TVs doubled from the year-earlier period. In the …
  • UP Police gets battle ready for Ayodhya verdict 06 Nov 2019 05:22 Lucknow, Nov 6 (IANS) As the countdown for the Supreme Court verdict begins, the law enforcing agencies in Uttar Pradesh are also getting battle ready. Police vehicles are being repaired, the armoury is being re-visited to ensure that there are no last- …
  • Taj Mahal gets its own air purifiers as India chokes on smog 06 Nov 2019 04:52 (CNN) — As air pollution in parts of India hits record levels, the country's most iconic attraction is getting some special treatment. The Taj Mahal is India's single most visited tourist attraction, with an estimated eight million people visiting …
  • KBC 11: The Rs 50 lakh question that made Pankaj quit Amitabh Bachchan’s show 06 Nov 2019 04:52 KBC 11: Pankaj Maheshwari won Rs 25 lakh.  Pankaj Maheshwari from Jaipur, Rajasthan resumed playing Kaun Banega Crorepati 11 in Tuesday’s episode. He played well until the 13th question worth Rs 25 lakh. The 14th question worth Rs 50 lakh made him quit the …
  • Toxic air, hungry kids: Divisive politics rules 05 Nov 2019 20:04 Malnutrition and air pollution are among the top health risks facing India. Delhi has recently had a burst of unseasonal rain – a big relief amid the dangerous air pollution, officially labelled a public health emergency. Perhaps, folks in other cities …
  • Torrent Power posts PBT growth of 6% at Rs 532 crore for September quarter 05 Nov 2019 15:35 Ahmedabad-based power generation and distribution company, Torrent Power Ltd has posted a marginal six per cent growth in its profit before tax (PBT) for the second quarter ended September 30, 2019 to close at Rs 532.87 crore. As against this, the company …
  • Torrent Power net rises 83% to Rs 755 cr in Sept qtr 05 Nov 2019 15:18 Torrent Power on Tuesday posted about 83 per cent jump in its consolidated net profit at Rs 755.61 crore in the quarter ended September 2019. Its consolidated net profit was Rs 413.52 crore in the same quarter a year ago, a BSE filing said. Total income …
  • Samsung sees strong sales of premium smart TVs in non-metros 05 Nov 2019 15:11 New Delhi, Nov 5 () Tech giant Samsung on Tuesday said it has seen strong growth in sales of its premium smart TVs - QLED and Ultra High Definition (UHD) - during the festive season with sales being driven by smaller cities like Vijayawada, Jodhpur, …
  • Use hermetic bags, metallic silos to avoid crops losses 05 Nov 2019 14:58 On August 27, 2017, The Citizen reported that post-harvest food-crop losses are unacceptably high in Tanzania and eastern Africa. Estimated at between 30 and 40 per cent of harvested crops, the losses are largely attributed to poor handling by smallholders …
  • Comprehensive agricultural insurance policy in the offing 05 Nov 2019 12:04 Business News of Tuesday, 5 November 2019 Source: www.dailygraphic.com 2019-11-05 The insurance cover will be made for smallholder farmers in the country A comprehensive agricultural insurance policy that seeks to provide insurance cover for smallholder …
  • Four-month-old baby is killed by a MONKEY after it drops a stone on him at his home in India 05 Nov 2019 11:26 Four-month-old baby is killed by a MONKEY after it drops a stone on him at his home in India A monkey picked up a stone, fumbled it and dropped it on the boy's head in India The four-month-old boy had been with his parents at their home in Uttar …
  • Samsung witnesses strong sales of large screen TVs 05 Nov 2019 11:21 Gurugram, Nov 5 (IANS) Samsung on Tuesday announced that the company has witnessed strong sales of its premium televisions this festival season, three times more than 2018, as consumers upsized to larger screen TVs and upgraded with new QLED technology and …
  • ‘Panipat’ trailer: Fans are all praise for Sanjay Dutt’s portrayal of Ahmad Shah Abdali 05 Nov 2019 11:08 Finally! The moment we have all been waiting for is here! Director Ashutosh Gowarikar released the trailer of his magnum opus 'Panipat' that features Arjun Kapoor, Sanjay Dutt and Kriti Sanon in lead roles. The trailer that gives us glimpses of the …
  • Vodafone Idea launches IoT-based project to reduce air pollution in Agra 05 Nov 2019 09:50 Vodafone Idea has started a project dubbed ‘BreathetheChange’, in partnership with Nagar Nigam Agra. Under this 3-day campaign, Vodafone will deploy Air Purifier Vans to explain residents of Agra why they should reduce air pollution. Vodafone Idea will use …
  • GoAir kicks off anniversary sale with domestic tickets starting from Rs 1,714. All details 05 Nov 2019 09:17 GoAir turned 14 recently and to celebrate its anniversary the airline is offering some amazing deals to its customers. The airline announced that to celebrate their 14th birthday, they are offering special fares ending with 14 across all its 33 …
  • Keep your animals healthy by providing necessary supplements - Theo Nghilundua 05 Nov 2019 07:38 Paheja Siririka WINDHOEK - Agra’s winner, Heifers with Breeding Potential from the southern parts of the country, has urged fellow farmers in the country to keep their animals healthy by providing them with the necessary supplements. Theofilus Nghilundua …
  • Agra: Air purifiers installed near Taj Mahal to combat pollution 05 Nov 2019 06:35 Agra (UP): The Agra District Administration has installed two air purifier machines at the gates of the mughal era monument Taj Mahal to combat air pollution in the region. Sharing details of the initiative, RK Rathi, Executive Engineer, Agra Municipal …
  • 2 Air Purifiers Installed At Gates Of Taj Mahal As Pollution Levels Rise 05 Nov 2019 05:17 Air pollution levels in and around Delhi have peaked. Agra: The Agra District Administration has installed two air purifier machines at the gates of the Taj Mahal to combat air pollution in the region. Sharing details of the initiative, RK Rathi, Executive …
  • India brings in 'odd-even' car ban to cut smog levels in capital 05 Nov 2019 03:00 The US Embassy air quality index, which measures the concentration of tiny PM 2.5 particles that can be carried deep into the lungs, exceeded 500, indicating serious aggravation of heart and lung disease, and premature mortality in people with existing …
  • Kashmiris and Indian Muslims 05 Nov 2019 02:55 IN the aftermath of the anti-Ahmadi violence in the 1950s, Maulana Abul Hasanat Sayyed Muhammad Ahmad Qadri, President of Jamiatul Ulema-i-Pakistan, demanded an Islamic state in Pakistan. And he deposed before the Justice Munir Commission that looked into …
  • In Kashmir, the Justice System Is in Limbo 05 Nov 2019 02:51 Even two months after the decision to dilute Article 370, Kashmiris are finding it hard to access courts. Empty premises of Shopian district court on October 4, almost two months after the lockdown. Photo: Freny Manecksha Freny Manecksha 5 November 2019 A …
  • Toxic air chokes Delhi's tourism business; residents moving out of city till air quality improves 05 Nov 2019 01:56 NEW DELHI: Foreign and domestic tourists are cancelling or cutting short their stay in Delhi as hazardous smog envelops the capital, disrupting normal life and causing a spike in respiratory illnesses. Delhiites also appear to be moving out of the city on …
  • ‘Suffocating to Breathe’: New Delhi Locals Suffer Amid Eye-Burning Pollution Crisis 04 Nov 2019 23:13 Asia & Pacific 01:03 05.11.2019Get short URL While residents of north-central India suffer from hazardous levels of smog, the government appears more concerned with the state of the Taj Mahal, as evidenced by its quick deployment of an air purifier van …
  • Air pollution hits 'unbearable' levels in northern India 04 Nov 2019 21:29 Tourists visiting the Taj Mahal are bringing more than cameras with them when they head to the iconic 17th-century marble mausoleum in Agra, India. With air pollution in northern India reaching hazardous levels, visitors in Agra, New Delhi and surrounding …
  • New Delhi banishes some cars in bid to curb hazardous air pollution 04 Nov 2019 19:41 World / 4 November 2019, 6:36pm / By Neha Dasgupta and Mayank Bhardwaj Vehicles wait for a signal at a crossing as the city enveloped in smog in New Delhi, India. Authorities in New Delhi are restricting the use of private vehicles on the roads …
  • Special train to run between Puri and Amritsar 04 Nov 2019 18:39 New Delhi: On the occasion of the 550th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev, a special train will run between Puri in Odisha and Amritsar in Punjab from November 9. According to a release, the 08427 Puri-Amritsar Express Special train will depart from Puri …
  • Agra: AMC sprinkles water on roads, trees 04 Nov 2019 16:29
  • Indian capital banishes some cars in bid to curb hazardous air pollution 04 Nov 2019 13:44 NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Authorities in India’s capital New Delhi banished from the roads cars with number plates ending in an odd number on Monday in a bid to cut hazardous air pollution shrouding the city. The U.S. Embassy air quality index, which measures …
  • Pak HC grants bail to Maryam Nawaz | LIVE 04 Nov 2019 12:08 Nov 04, 2019 5:26 PM (IST) Posted by Rashi Hardaha Shiv Sena leaders meets Maharashtra Governor in Mumbai Shiv Sena leaders Ramdas Kadam and Sanjay Raut met Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari.   Nov 04, 2019 5:03 PM (IST) Posted by Rashi Hardaha SC …
  • Photos show how devotees performed Chhath Puja in Delhi-NCR as toxic white foams engulfed Yamuna 04 Nov 2019 12:08 Image Source : PTI Devotees perform Chhath Puja in Delhi-NCR Chhath Puja in Delhi-NCR was observed with great fervour like how it was celebrated in Bihar. People thronged to the Yamuna river on Sunday morning to perform the rituals. Despite heavy toxicity …
  • As smog increases in North India, Taj Mahal gets... 04 Nov 2019 11:46 AGRA (UP): As north India battles severe levels of pollution, state authorities have deployed an air purifier at the Taj Mahal to save the iconic monument, officials said on Sunday. The air purifier van deployed by the Uttar Pradesh Pollution Control Board …
  • NIC to establish national policy on agricultural insurance 04 Nov 2019 10:08 Business News of Monday, 4 November 2019 Source: www.citibusinessnews.com 2019-11-04 The policy will be targeted at smallholder farmers to cushion them against risks and uncertainties The National Insurance Commission (NIC) with funding support from the …
  • Bombay HC asks RBI to file affidavit in PMC Bank case by Nov 13 | LIVE 04 Nov 2019 08:32 Nov 04, 2019 2:00 PM (IST) Posted by Madhu Rao Lawyers stage protest outside SC in Delhi Lawyers protest outside Supreme Court over different issues, including demand of Rs 10 lakhs compensation each to the lawyers who were injured in clash with police at …
  • Polluting Taj city: NHAI fined Rs 6.84 cr 04 Nov 2019 05:07 Agra, Nov 4 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh Pollution Control Board has imposed a fine of Rs 6.84 crore on the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) for polluting air in the Agra district with continuous construction activities. The NHAI has also been …
  • Can you spot the real Eiffel Tower? 04 Nov 2019 03:39 It’s said that imitation is the most sincere form of flattery, but when it comes to recreating world icons in other places, the result can seem a little bit, well, unusual. ORIGINAL: EIFFEL TOWER, PARIS IMITATOR: TOKYO TOWER, TOKYO The great tower of Paris …
  • Single pointed dhyana 03 Nov 2019 18:50 Generally all who worship God are said to be His devotees and each individual, according to his background, upbringing, and his inherent vasanas, gets established in some kind of personal relationship with God. This idea is explained by Narada to …
  • Air purifier installed at Taj Mahal to tackle pollution 03 Nov 2019 16:07 Pollution around the Taj Mahal has been a cause of concern for a long time. (File) As north India battles severe levels of pollution, state authorities have deployed an air purifier at the Taj Mahal to save the iconic monument, officials said on Sunday. …
  • The Battle for the Future of Food in Africa 03 Nov 2019 15:45 Certain policies, strongly promoted by the Gates Foundation, open Africa to the multinational seed companies in the name of modernization, but they undermine climate resilience and food security for Africa’s small-scale farmers. Last month in Ghana, Agnes …
  • NHAI fined Rs 6.84 crore for causing pollution in UP 03 Nov 2019 15:16 The National Highways of India ( NHAI) of India has been fined Rs 6.84 crore for polluting air due to consistent construction activity in Uttar Pradesh's Agra, officials said on Sunday. The authority has also been instructed to sprinkle water wherever …
  • Maldives FM hails India for help in averting 1988 coup 03 Nov 2019 15:08 Male, Nov 3 (IANS) Maldives Foreign Minister Abdulla Shahid here on Sunday praised India for its invaluable support rendered on November 3, 1988, when responding to a plea by then President Abdul Gayoom the Indian Army launched Operation Cactus to quell a …
  • Forever grateful: On victory day Maldives remembers India's military support of 1988 03 Nov 2019 14:46 On the intervening night of 2-3 November 1988, around 300 to 500 armed, Tamil/Sinhala-speaking mercenaries captured key locations in Male. Male: On the occasion of "Victory Day", the Foreign Minister of Maldives, Abdulla Shahid on Sunday …
  • Air Purifier Van Deployed At Taj Mahal To Tackle Pollution 03 Nov 2019 14:23 Taj Mahal, Agra: Pollution around the Taj Mahal has been a cause of concern for a long time (File Photo) Agra: As north India battles severe levels of pollution, state authorities have deployed an air purifier at the Taj Mahal to save the iconic monument, …
  • 4-month-old baby dies after stone dropped by monkey falls on him 03 Nov 2019 14:18 Image Source : PTI UP: 4-month-old baby dies after stone dropped by monkey falls on him(Representational ) A four-month-old baby died after a stone dropped by a monkey fell on him at his home in Sohjani village of Uttar Pradesh's Muzaffarnagar district …
  • Son of Italian senator sues over Christie's sale of $58m diamond 03 Nov 2019 11:07 New York: The son of an Italian senator is taking Christie's to court in New York on Wednesday over the sale of one of the world's most expensive diamonds, which he claims was stolen from his family. The Princie Diamond.Amedeo Angiolillo, who lives …
  • DHFL ‘scam’ in Uttar Pradesh: Two arrested 03 Nov 2019 08:27 According to police sources, while Gupta, who was the secretary of the trust when the investments reportedly started, was arrested from Agra, Trivedi was held from Lucknow. Two persons were arrested Saturday after an FIR was registered in connection with …
  • DHFL ‘scam’: Two arrested 03 Nov 2019 00:26 Two persons were arrested Saturday after an FIR was registered in connection with UP Power Corporation Limited (UPPCL) investing employees’ funds, worth Rs 2,600 crore in DHFL over a span of two years. The FIR was registered against one P K Gupta and …
  • NVRRC approves five rice genotype for cultivation in the north 02 Nov 2019 19:54 By Rashid Mbugri, GNA   Nyankpala N/R, Nov. 02, GNA – The National Variety Release and Registration Committee (NVRRC) of the Ministry of Food and Agriculture (MoFA) has approved the release of five rice genotypes (varieties) onto the market for …
  • What it is like being a marshal on a DTC bus in Delhi 02 Nov 2019 19:16 ‘Women get harassed. I too look for police, call 100.’ (Express photo by Abhinav Saha) How were you recruited? When I applied in 2017, I was rejected because of my height. I am five feet four inches tall. They wanted people above five feet five inches. But …
  • 4 killed in car-truck collision on Agra-Lucknow Expressway 02 Nov 2019 18:16 Agra, Nov 2 (IANS) Four persons died on Saturday when the vehicle they were travelling in rammed into a truck on the Agra-Lucknow Expressway, the police said. The car with five passengers was headed for Bharthana town in Etawah district from Delhi to …
  • Pregnant woman, kid electrocuted in marriage home in Agra 02 Nov 2019 17:23 Agra, Nov 2 (IANS) In a tragic incident, a pregnant woman and a kid died on the spot after they touched the electrified iron gate of a marriage home in Shahid Nagar locality on Saturday. The police said the iron gate came into contact with a live wire from …
  • Nine-Foot Python Spotted At Taj Mahal Parking Lot, Rescued: Officials 02 Nov 2019 16:24 The snake was spotted by construction workers in the western parking lot of the Taj Mahal. Agra: A 9-foot-long Indian Rock Python made its way to the parking lot of the Taj Mahal today in Agra, causing panic among locals, official said. The snake was …
  • 9-foot python visits Taj Mahal 02 Nov 2019 14:50 Agra, Nov 2 (IANS) A massive 9-foot-long Indian Rock Python early Saturday slithered into the western parking lot of the Taj Mahal, causing panic. The reptile was first noticed by construction workers who narrowly missed stepping on it. Police on duty …
  • Agra to host first-ever International Film Festival 02 Nov 2019 07:36 Agra, Nov 2 (IANS) Films from 10 countries across the world would be showcased at the first-ever ‘Global Taj International Film Festival’ in Agra from November 15 to 17. Festival director Suraj Tiwari, whose maiden directorial venture “I am Zero” was …
  • Zoom Air begins flights from Delhi to Agra, to add new routes. Details here 01 Nov 2019 15:53 The Zoom Air flight between Delhi and Agra, which started this week, has given back hopes to the local tourism industry which was facing disappointment after the cancellation of Agra-Khajuraho flight. Although the flight has been started for only four days …