• India to hike Russian oil imports 17 Sep 2019 22:18 New Delhi: Amid the nation’s severe volatility concerns in crude oil prices, the government is likely to increase oil imports from Russia. It is also likely that India’s oil marketing firms may hike their investment portfolios in Russia’s oilfields. The …
      • Kilo Impact in the Bay of Bengal 17 Sep 2019 21:53 India is readying a submarine for Myanmar, but New Delhi won’t replace Beijing as a top defense supplier. By Mohammad Rubaiyat Rahman for The Diplomat September 17, 2019 By the end of 2019, India is scheduled to transfer one of its Kilo-class submarines to …
      • Official says U.S. believes Saudi attacks came from southwest Iran 17 Sep 2019 19:55 WASHINGTON/DUBAI (Reuters) - The United States believes the attacks that crippled Saudi Arabian oil facilities last weekend originated in southwestern Iran, a U.S. official told Reuters on Tuesday, giving an assessment that further increases tension in …
      • Madhav on top; Mirza, Farees, Zaib hit double 17 Sep 2019 19:35 Hyderabad: Sree Madhav turned in an allround performance for the second time running even as Mirza Houzef Baig, Mohd Farees Shareef and Mohd Zaib blasted blistering double centuries in the Hyderabad Cricket Association’s U-16 league-cum-knockout tournament …
      • Sammy Announces Latest Zouks Reinforcement 17 Sep 2019 18:51 - Advertisement - - Advertisement - By Terry Finisterre Speaking after the team’s latest loss on Sunday night in St Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia Zouks captain Daren Sammy announced his latest reinforcement, 34-year-old South African batsman, Colin Ingram. …
      • India signs pact expressing interest in taking stake in Far East Russian oilfields 17 Sep 2019 17:32 NEW DELHI: India on Tuesday signed a non-binding cooperation agreement with Russia that reiterated interest of Indian firms in taking stake in oilfields in Far East region of the former Soviet Republic. Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan discussed investment …
      • Saudi oil shock unites China, Japan and other Asian rivals worried about war 17 Sep 2019 17:30 HONG KONG/BEIJING/NEW DELHI – If anything could distract Asia’s top powers from sparring over disputed territory and crimes committed during World War II, it’s the need for cheap oil. Asia accounts for more than 70 percent of Saudi Arabia’s crude …
      • Luxury silks woven over 25 years 17 Sep 2019 16:49 In November 1616, Sir Thomas Roe, the English Ambassador to the Mughal Court presented a coach to emperor Jahangir from the East India Company. Jahangir was so disgusted with his gift, lined with ‘poor quality crimson China velvet’ that he ordered it to be …
      • Double trouble: Fareez, Zaib score double centuries as Boys Town hammer Epistemo Global 17 Sep 2019 16:08 HYDERABAD: Epistemo Global High School boys wouldn’t have imagined what lay in store for them when they took the field against St Mark’s Boys Town in the HCA’s U-16 Inter-School/College Tournament, in Hyderabad on Tuesday. It turned out to be complete …
      • India is working to extradite Zakir Naik: MEA 17 Sep 2019 15:56 New Delhi: External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar on Tuesday said that India is working to extradite controversial Islamic preacher Zakir Naik. “There is an extradition request for Zakir Naik. We want him back and that is what we are working towards,” …
      • Railways to ply more passenger trains on busiest routes 17 Sep 2019 15:56 New Delhi: The Railway Ministry has got a sanction of Rs 13,000 crore budget for its plan to rid the busiest routes of freight train traffic so that it can ply more passenger trains, Railway Board cHAIRMAN Rajiv Kumar Yadav said on Tuesday. “The existing …
      • Trains 'on demand', free of 'waiting' on Delhi-Mumbai, Delhi-Howrah routes in next 4 years: Railways 17 Sep 2019 15:33 NEW DELHI: Railways will be able to run passenger trains "on demand" and free of "waiting" list on the busiest Delhi-Mumbai and Delhi-Howrah routes in the next four years with the construction of dedicated freight corridors by 2021, …
      • CRPF to undertake first ever cadre review 17 Sep 2019 15:22 New Delhi, Sep 17 (IANS) In a major morale booster to CRPF personnel, the Union Home Ministry on Tuesday gave its nod to the paramilitary force for cadre review of its 2.37 lakh personnel of group B and C from Constable to Inspector rank who were facing …
      • India looking to raise oil imports from Russia after Saudi attacks 17 Sep 2019 13:38 NEW DELHI | MOSCOW: India is looking at raising oil imports from Russia, its oil minister said on Tuesday, at a time of surging oil prices after an attack on Saudi Arabian facilities halved the kingdom's production. Russia is jostling to capture market …
      • Scaling up action on NCDs in the South-East Asia region 17 Sep 2019 13:36 The Healthy India Alliance called on WHO South-East Asia Member States at the Regional Committee to scale up action on noncommunicable diseases (NCDs) in the region. The 72nd Session of the WHO Regional Committee for the South-East Asia Region (SEARO) took …
      • Investors lose Rs 2.72L cr in 2 days of mkt fall 17 Sep 2019 12:58 NEW DELHI: Investor wealth eroded by Rs 2.72 lakh crore in two days as soaring crude oil prices in the wake of rising geopolitical tensions in the Middle East led to severe selling in the equity market. The BSE sensex on Tuesday plummeted 642.22 points or …
      • STC, MMTC shares drop up to 20 pc amid reports of biz closure 17 Sep 2019 12:16 New Delhi, Sep 17 () Shares of State Trading Corporation (STC) and MMTC on Tuesday tumbled up to 20 per cent amid reports of closure of their business. STC shares cracked 19.61 per cent to close at Rs 107.40 on the BSE. During the day, it tumbled 19.98 per …
      • India pitches for stake in Far East oilfields, higher imports of oil from Russia 17 Sep 2019 12:15 NEW DELHI: India on Tuesday pitched for stake in vast oil and gas fields as well as LNG terminals in the frozen Artic of Far East Russia as it looked to import more oil from the former Soviet republic as part of a strategy to diversify its energy basket. …
      • Why Tamil Nadu will again offer maximum pushback to Hindi 17 Sep 2019 11:50 Actor-politician Kamal Haasan and DMK leader MK Stalin have reacted strongly to Amit Shah’s assertion of the national importance of Hindi. Although Union Home Minister Amit Shah’s call on Saturday for Hindi as India’s “Rajbhasha”, the common language that …
      • Saudi oil shock unites China with Asia rivals worried about war 17 Sep 2019 09:44 NEW DELHI: If anything could distract Asia’s top powers from sparring over disputed territory and crimes committed during World War II, it’s the need for cheap oil. Asia accounts for more than 70 per cent of Saudi Arabia’s crude exports, with the four …
      • Businessman shot dead in Delhi’s Jyoti Nagar outside his home 17 Sep 2019 09:23 New Delhi: A 44-year-old businessman was shot dead allegedly by two scooter-borne men outside his home during a robbery attempt in northeast Delhi’s East Jyoti Nagar on Monday night, reported Hindustan Times. The attackers fled with the businessman’s gold …
      • 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 …
      • IMD predicts heavy rainfall in Andaman and Nicobar Islands, UP 17 Sep 2019 05:11 New Delhi: The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted that places over Andaman and Nicobar Islands, East Uttar Pradesh and East Rajasthan are likely to receive heavy rainfall on Tuesday. The weather forecasting agency also predicted that …
      • 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 …
      • Oyo founder’s $1.5 billion stock buyback plan gets CCI nod 17 Sep 2019 03:47 NEW DELHI | MUMBAI: The Competition Commission of India (CCI) has given necessary approvals to Ritesh Agarwal, group chief executive of hospitality chain Oyo Hotels & Homes, to undertake a $1.5 billion stock buyback, along with pumping in an additional …
      • 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 …
      • Dr. Md. Hamidur Rahaman : AMP Education Award 2019 17 Sep 2019 02:40 Dr. Md. Hamidur Rahaman : AMP Education Award 2019 - 16 September 2019 : AMP National Award for Excellence in Education - * Dr. Hamidur Rahaman, Thoubal NATIONAL AWARD KIDAMAK KHALLAKLE Manipur Muslim Online Forum (MMOF) amadi Association of Muslims …
      • PSA on Farooq is murder of democracy, says Vaiko 17 Sep 2019 02:07 NEW DELHI: MDMK leader Vaiko has said that he was forced to move a habeas corpus petition in the Supreme Court for his friend of 40 years, Farooq Abdullah, as there was no response from the Centre to his letter requesting his release. Reacting to Abdullah’ …
      • This is the elephant Delhi police and wildlife officials are looking for 17 Sep 2019 00:37 The 35-year-old elephant, Laxmi, was reported missing on July 6 from the banks of the Yamuna near ITO, after its mahout fled with it. (Praveen Khanna) A missing elephant that had the Delhi Police and wildlife officials on its tail for over two months, with …
      • Canonisation of two MEP missionaries, martyrs of the faith in Arunachal Pradesh, is underway ... 16 Sep 2019 22:50 Frs Nicolas-Michel Krick and Augustin-Etienne Bourry were killed in 1854 by a Mishmi chief. Although locals have never converted to Christianity, they have preserved the missionaries’ remains, notes Church spokesman in north-east. New Delhi (AsiaNews) – …
      • State Trading Corporation, once among top public sector units, to be wound up 16 Sep 2019 22:08 NEW DELHI: The government has decided to shut down the 63-year-old State Trading Corporation (STC), once among the largest public sector companies, along with PEC (earlier Project and Equipment Corporation of India Ltd), which are remnants of the “import- …
      • Myth of religious solidarity 16 Sep 2019 21:45 Religion is not nearly enough to bind the people of the same country let alone unite nations. (Express photo by Shuaib Masoodi) As Pakistan struggles to mobilise the international community against India’s decision last month to change the status of Jammu …
      • Commerce ministry to close STC, PEC 16 Sep 2019 16:25 NEW DELHI: The commerce ministry has decided to close down debt-ridden STC as well as PEC, and it will prepare a note to seek Cabinet approval for the same, sources said. At a recent high-level meeting in August, it was decided to immediately initiate the …
      • Saudi assures India of no oil supply shortage: Dharmendra Pradhan 16 Sep 2019 14:29 NEW DELHI: India, the world's third-largest oil consumer, will not face any supply disruption after a reduction in production at its No. 2 supplier Saudi Arabia, Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said on Monday. "Following the attacks on the oil …
      • India to fund 1,000 PhD fellowships for ASEAN students at IITs 16 Sep 2019 14:27 New Delhi: India on Monday formally launched an initiative to fund 1,000 scholars from south east Asian countries to pursue PhD at its 23 Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs), a move that could help internationalize its premier technology campuses and …
      • Saudi Arabia has assured India oil supply won't be disrupted: Dharmendra Pradhan 16 Sep 2019 13:41 NEW DELHI: India, the world's third-largest oil consumer, will not face any supply disruption after a reduction in production at its No. 2 supplier Saudi Arabia, oil minister Dharmendra Pradhan said on Monday. "Following the attacks on the oil …
      • 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 …
      • Crude oil price spike after Saudi attack: Petrol, diesel rates may rise in India 16 Sep 2019 11:19 NEW DELHI : As crude oil prices surge by as much as 20% following drone attacks on Saudi Arabia's oil facilities, the prices of petrol and diesel are all set to rise in India. The effect on petrol and diesel prices, that are changed every day at 6 am, …
      • CBSE students use AI to predict the onset of depression, spot cyber bullying 16 Sep 2019 10:44 From predicting the onset of depression in children to tracking school buses to spotting cyber bullying, school students use AI in innovative ways In its efforts to create an AI ecosystem in the schools, CBSE had introduced AI as a skill subject for …
      • Gold prices rally Rs 460 on weak rupee, rise in crude prices 16 Sep 2019 10:28 In the bullion market, gold prices for 24 Karat rose to Rs 38,860 per 10 gram from Saturday's closing price of Rs 38,400. New Delhi: Gold on Monday climbed Rs 460 to Rs 38,860 per 10 gram in the national capital on a weak rupee and higher oil prices, …
      • After attacks, Asia needs light crude, Saudi Arabia needs oil products 16 Sep 2019 10:28 SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Asian refiners and traders said they are expecting Saudi Arabia to import large volumes of refined oil products and curb exports of light crude oil after attacks on Saturday that forced it to shut down more than half of its oil output …
      • Saudi assures India of no oil supply shortage: Oil Ministry 16 Sep 2019 09:44 New Delhi, Sep 16 () India, the world's third-largest oil consumer, will not be hit by a reduction in production at its No. 2 supplier Saudi Arabia, the Oil Ministry said on Monday. "Yesterday (September 15), Saudi Aramco officials informed the …
      • ‘Dream Girl’ records big opening weekend 16 Sep 2019 07:25 New Delhi: Continuing its golden run at the box office, Ayushmann Khurrana’s comedy drama Dream Girl is looking at a big opening weekend of around ₹43 crore. The Raaj Shaandilyaa directed film started with around ₹9.5 crore on Friday and went up to ₹16 …
      • India's economy slows, stalling once thriving... 16 Sep 2019 06:58 The economy grew at its slowest annual pace in six years in April-June. 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, …
      • 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 …
      • 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 …
      • 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. …
      • Envoy lauds India's role in Tunisia liberation 15 Sep 2019 23:35 New Delhi: India’s emphasis on robust links with the Islamic world can’t have a more vociferous supporter — the North African nation of Tunisia, the original home of the ‘Arab Spring’ that shook the middle-east less than a decade ago. Tunisian Ambassador …
      • Army officer who died in Congo was to return to India this month 15 Sep 2019 20:37 Lt Colonel Gaurav Solanki The body of Lieutenant Colonel Gaurav Solanki, who died in an accident in the Democratic Republic of Congo on September 8, arrived in Delhi on Sunday night and will be handed over to his family on Monday. Solanki, who had been …
      • PM Modi, Rajnath condole deaths after boat capsizes in Godavari 15 Sep 2019 14:11 New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday condoled the demise of 11 people who died after a boat capsized in the Godavari River near Devipatnam in Andhra Pradesh. “Extremely pained by the capsizing of a boat in …
      • PM expresses grief at ‘traumatic’ boat capsize in Godavari 15 Sep 2019 14:09 New Delhi, Sep 15 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday expressed his grief over the boat accident in Andhra Pradesh’s East Godavari district, killing at least seven people while many were missing. “Extremely pained by the capsizing of a boat in …
      • Disappointed with government's measures to boost real estate: CREDAI 15 Sep 2019 13:45 NEW DELHI: India's apex realtors group said it is disappointed with the government's measures to support the sector, as it did not address the key demands such as tax rebate and lower interest rate for home buyers and developers. CREDAI's …
      • Five martyred fending of attackers from east, west 15 Sep 2019 06:47 Four embrac­e martyr­dom in attack on patrol team on Pak-Afghan border & anothe­r martyr­ed in LoC ceasef­ire violat­ion Martyred soldiers. PHOTO: ISPR ISLAMABAD: Facing aggression on both Pak-Afghan border and the Line of Control (LoC), four Pakistan …
      • 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 …
      • Unending queues and technical glitches mar Lok Adalat 14 Sep 2019 23:23 A 54-year-old taxi driver, Raj Kumar, who had reached Patiala House Courts at 10 a.m. on Saturday was yet to get his traffic penalty receipt from the Information Centre till 2.40 p.m. The centre was going to close for the day in 20 minutes and Kumar, who …
      • Odd-even rule a gimmick to divert people’s attention from core issues: Delhi BJP president 14 Sep 2019 23:23 Delhi BJP president Manoj Tiwari on Saturday wrote to Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal asking him to reconsider his decision to implement the odd-even vehicle rationing scheme in the Capital arguing that it would cause “problems to the people”. This, even as …
      • Litterateur who died in penury, solitute 14 Sep 2019 22:24 Sudama Prasad Dabral ‘Premi’ gave his entire life and earnings to the Hindi and Garhwali languages, but attained only poverty. New Delhi: While the entire nation is celebrating Hindi Diwas, there was a man who wrote over 100 books in Hindi and Garhwali and …
      • 3 hurt as car hits street light in east Delhi 14 Sep 2019 13:07
      • ‘The Anarchy – The East India Company, Corporate Violence, and the Pillage of an Empire’ review: What Britain did to India 14 Sep 2019 11:53 In this encyclopaedic volume, possibly the crowning glory of William Dalrymple’s oeuvre, his trademark raconteur style has been toned down in favour of viewing history from a somewhat subaltern perspective. Here, his typical raciness is offset by scathing …
      • Demands of ambulance workers to be accepted: Delhi Minister 14 Sep 2019 06:54 By Express News Service NEW DELHI: Labour Minister Gopal Rai on Friday stated that all the demands of CATS ambulance workers will be accepted and that there will be a separate, transparent policy for transfer and postings for them.  Workers of the …
      • Delhi: Domestic help arrested for sedating and robbing elderly employer, daughter 14 Sep 2019 02:03 Police said two women, aged 80 and 40, lived alone in the house. (Representative Image) A 30-year-old domestic help was arrested for allegedly sedating and robbing her employers in South East Delhi’s Sarita Vihar Thursday. Police said the woman, …
      • Ghazipur landfill: Need to find a permanent solution, says Gautam Gambhir 13 Sep 2019 09:40 Expressing concern over garbage piling up at Ghazipur landfill and its impact on people living in surrounding areas, East Delhi BJP MP Gautam Gambhir on September 12 promised to find a permanent solution during his tenure. Gambhir sought the industry's …
      • John Lewis helps Milton Keynes charity fund project for street children in Delhi 13 Sep 2019 09:27 Sorry, we're having problems with our video player at the moment, but are working to fix it as soon as we can Waiting for Video... Published: 09:55 Friday 13 September 2019 The John Lewis Foundation is set to once again change the lives of hundreds of …
      • City court attaches 21 properties in separate cases of power theft in east Delhi 13 Sep 2019 01:59
      • Gambhir pitches for proper waste management for green Delhi 12 Sep 2019 11:46 New Delhi, Sep 12 () East Delhi BJP MP Gautam Gambhir on Thursday stressed on proper waste management for a green Delhi and said he was trying to find a permanent solution for landfills in Ghazipur and other areas in his constituency. Addressing the …
      • Woman murdered in east Delhi, cops detain her husband 12 Sep 2019 03:46
      • Delhi MCDs step up fight against single-use plastic 11 Sep 2019 21:56 Launched a drive to check use of banned polybags during weekly markets. (File) The three municipal corporations of Delhi have intensified their fight against single-use plastic, with the North MCD planning to identify 500 institutional buildings and parks …
      • East India Company: the original corporate raiders 11 Sep 2019 18:05 In 1930, a book emerged by the young American historian and philosopher Will Durant that occasioned apoplectic outrage in British colonial India. The Case for India was a brief but savage indictment of the British Raj, written in indignant passion with the …
      • The Anarchy by William Dalrymple review – the East India Company and corporate excess 11 Sep 2019 06:55 About a century ago, a series of giant murals was unveiled in the Palace of Westminster depicting the “Building of Britain”, which bounded in eight set-pieces from King Alfred’s long-ships beating back the Danes in 877 to bewigged parliamentarians …
      • Beat constable in a soup for drinking on duty in east Delhi 11 Sep 2019 05:06
      • Sex racket: Delhi Police registers FIR against spa centre 10 Sep 2019 20:22 Sex racket: Delhi Police registers FIR against spa centre The Delhi Police on Saturday registered an FIR against a spa centre in Madhu Vihar after an alleged sex racket was busted there by the Delhi Commission for Women (DCW). According to a senior police …
      • Urmila Matondkar a casualty of Nirupam-Deora pol... 10 Sep 2019 16:15 The infighting in the Mumbai Congress and the inability of the central party leadership to rein it in has led actress Urmila Matondkar to quit the party on Tuesday. Matondkar, who had joined the party earlier in March this year, had contested against Gopal …
      • Cameo over. Urmila quits Cong in 6 months; cites... 10 Sep 2019 11:35 After a high-profile entry in the Lok Sabha elections, Urmila Matondkar has called it quits from the Congress. With this, the party's already-receding fortunes in Maharashtra have got another jolt. The 44-year-old actress, who had made her debut from …
      • Grey's APAC Middle East, Africa COO Nirvik Singh elevated as global COO 10 Sep 2019 03:45 Advertising veteran Nirvik Singh, who is chairman and chief executive officer (CEO) of ad agency Grey’s APAC, Middle East, and Africa regions, has been elevated as global chief operating officer (COO) at the network. The position, newly created within Grey …
      • Big tech firms had e-waste centres but only on paper, many addresses fake: Delhi probe 10 Sep 2019 01:00 Plot in Mohan Cooperative Industrial Area in South Delhi listed as an e-waste centre by Vivo. It was found to house a pathology lab and a healthcare research firm. (Express photo by Shivam Patel) Retired civil service officer P K Seth has lived at his …
      • Man shot dead in east Delhi’s Seelampur 09 Sep 2019 19:11 New Delhi, Sep 9 (IANS) A 26-year-old man died in a hospital after being shot in northeast Delhi’s Seelampur area on Sunday, the police said on Monday. According to the police, the deceased has been identified as Salman, a resident of Seelampur, who was …
      • Hardlook: Space programme 09 Sep 2019 01:44 The three localities — Lajpat Nagar, Krishna Nagar and Kamla Nagar — have been identified for a pilot parking project. (Express photo by Praveen Khanna) “Today, the social fabric of neighbourhoods is being torn asunder because of fights over this most …
      • ‘Gang war’ at east Delhi market 09 Sep 2019 01:18
      • How New Delhi can boost its sub-regional strategy 08 Sep 2019 12:53  Dr. Manoj Kumar Mishra 8 September 2019 To overcome the moribund South Asian regionalism, India has been at the forefront in launching sub-regional initiatives such as Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation (BIMSTEC …
      • DCW busts sex racket at spa centre in Delhi, case registered 08 Sep 2019 05:20 New Delhi: The Delhi Police on Saturday registered a complaint against a spa centre in Delhi's Madhu Vihar after an alleged sex racket was busted there by the Delhi Commission for Women (DCW). According to a senior police officer, a case was registered …
      • Unplanned development ruins peace of Delhi, Agra cantonments 08 Sep 2019 04:53 New Delhi, Sep 8 (IANS) In the past few years, unplanned and haphazard development has been witnessed in the areas under the Cantonment Boards of Delhi and Agra due to increase in population in civil areas and widespread encroachments. The Delhi Cantonment …
      • Complaint Against Delhi Spa Centre After Alleged Sex Racket Busted 07 Sep 2019 21:26 Several men were caught and seven girls were rescued from the centre (Representational) New Delhi: The Delhi Police on Saturday registered a complaint against a spa centre in Delhi's Madhu Vihar after an alleged sex racket was busted there by the Delhi …
      • 3 women arrested in separate child lifting cases 07 Sep 2019 18:02 New Delhi, Sep 7 (IANS) The police have arrested three women in two separate cases in the national Capital for allegedly kidnapping children. In the first incident, a 24-year-old woman was arrested on Saturday for allegedly kidnapping a toddler from east …
      • Far East Comes Near: Modi's ambitious move to diversify India-Russia relations 07 Sep 2019 15:47 For the development of (Russia’s) Far East, India will give a line of credit worth $1 billion,” Narendra Modi announced in Vladivostok this week, an inversion of global perceptions that is nothing short of staggering. It provides a unique window to the …
      • North East Festival back with 7th edition in Delhi 07 Sep 2019 14:46 New Delhi, Sep 7 (IANS) North East Festival is returning to the Capital with its 7th edition. It will be held between November 8-10 at IGNCA, Janpath, New Delhi. This edition of North East Festival will try to raise awareness about the diversity and ethnic …
      • Delhi Court convicts 4 men in 2014 Nido Tania murder case 07 Sep 2019 00:08 19-year-old Nido Tania was from Arunachal Pradesh Observing that “a definite message needs to be given so that citizens, particularly from the North East region, feel safe in any part of the country”, a Delhi court convicted four men in connection with the …
      • Delhi: For mohalla clinics, healthcare more than just about medicines 07 Sep 2019 00:08 At a mohalla clinic in East Delhi, Friday. Praveen Khanna “Ki haal twada, lakh lakh badhaiyan twannu (How are you? Many congratulations),” said Dr Alka Chaudhary to a 62-year-old patient, who had a granddaughter recently. Like her, each person who visits …
      • Delhi CP inaugurates New Usmanpur police station 06 Sep 2019 17:51 New Delhi, Sep 6 (IANS) Delhi Commissioner of Police Amulya Patnaik on Friday inaugurated the building of New Usmanpur police station in Delhi’s North East district. The CP also flagged off ‘Women Patrol’ teams of Eastern Range. “New Usmanpur police …
      • USD 1 bn line of credit for Russia's Far East to provide biz opportunities: TPCI 06 Sep 2019 10:29 New Delhi, Sep 6 () India's decision to extend USD 1 billion line of credit for the development of Russia's Far East will provide huge business opportunities in that region to domestic companies, Trade Promotion Council of India (TPCI) said on …
      • Parts of Noida, east Delhi witness moderate rain 06 Sep 2019 08:00
      • $1bn line of credit for Russia’s Far East 06 Sep 2019 06:49 New Delhi, September 5 India today announced an “unprecedented” $1  billion line of credit for Russia’s Far East as part of its active engagement under the Act East policy. Making the declaration at the Eastern Economic Forum (EEF) at Vladivostok, PM …
      • World: WHO South-East Asia Region sets 2023 target to eliminate measles, rubella 06 Sep 2019 03:28 New Delhi, 5 September 2019: Member Countries of WHO South-East Asia Region resolved to eliminate measles and rubella by 2023, to prevent deaths and disabilities caused by these highly infectious childhood killers diseases. “The new target to eliminate …
      • India’s Act East Policy and Manipur 05 Sep 2019 22:03 India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi has pursued an “Act East Policy,” intended to strengthen Indo-Pacific strategic relationships, regional political stability, and economic exchanges with Myanmar and other members of the Association of Southeast Asian …
      • Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal felicitates 87 teachers who went beyond classroom 05 Sep 2019 21:50 Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, Deputy CM Manish Sisodia and Chief Secretary Vijay Kumar Dev at the State Teachers’ Awards ceremony, Thursday. Tashi Tobgyal “There was a time in Indian history till 1830, before the British colonised India, when the …
      • Delhi: Woman killed by son, grandson over property 05 Sep 2019 21:50 According to police, the woman was strangled to death on Wednesday. (Representational) A 70-year-old woman was killed, allegedly by her son and minor grandson, over a property dispute in North East Delhi. Police have arrested her 50-year-old son and …
      • Modi launches Act Far East Policy for Russia; announces $1 bn support 05 Sep 2019 20:20 NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday launched 'Act Far East' policy and asserted that India will walk shoulder-to-shoulder with Russia in its development of the Far East as he announced a $ one billion line of credit for the …
      • World: Member countries of WHO South-East Asia Region pledge to strengthen emergency preparedness 05 Sep 2019 04:20 New Delhi, 4 September 2019: Prone to multiple hazards, Member countries of WHO South-East Asia Region have pledged to strengthen emergency preparedness capacities by scaling up risk assessment, increasing investments, and enhancing implementation of multi …
      • ‘Classroom scam’: Tiwari hands over papers to Delhi Lokayukta 05 Sep 2019 01:36 BJP State unit chief Manoj Tiwari on Wednesday submitted documents to the Delhi Lokayukta against Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia in connection with an alleged scam related to the construction of classrooms at city government schools. After submitting …
      • Delhi news: Labourer dies in police chase of armed man, driver of Range Rover that killed 2 held 04 Sep 2019 12:31 Kumar, who was born in Aligarh and moved to Delhi as a child, is survived by his nephew and niece. Kamal Kumar (45), a wage labourer, was walking home after dinner late Monday night in North East Delhi’s Nand Nagri when a stray bullet killed him. Police …
      • Putin, Modi vow closer ties at Far East economic forum 04 Sep 2019 10:03 VLADIVOSTOK, Russia: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi said he would boost ties with Moscow as he met President Vladimir Putin at the Kremlin's showcase economic forum in the Russian Far East on Wednesday (Sep 4). Russia has hosted the three-day …
      • R-Day rehearsal, rains add to commuter woes 23 Jan 2018 20:36 In view of the rehearsal on Tuesday, vehicular movement on these roads were restricted as the parade passed through Rajpath. NEW DELHI: Commuters on Tuesday faced traffic jams on prominent stretches across Delhi as the full dress rehearsal for the Republic …
      • Get ready for pollution spike, Kolkata may get as bad as Delhi 16 Oct 2017 02:44 KOLKATA: If Delhi is the worst polluted city in India on Diwali night, Kolkata is not far behind. The pollution level in Kolkata, which remains within the limit most of the time of the year, spikes during Diwali night and almost catches up Delhi's …