Daily Archives: 22nd May 2018
In what can come as a respite as for the flyers, Minister of State for Civil Aviation on Tuesday announced that no cancellation fee will be charged on flight tickets cancelled within 24 hours of booking.
There has been an unusual development in this case from years ago in which all accused were acquitted. Now, a missing general diary that recorded the names of Provincial Armed Constabulary (PAC) personnel who were involved in the killing has been filed as evidence.
Leading online product rental marketplace, Rentsher, on Tuesday announced the appointment of Anubha Verma, a leading technology, and product engineer, as its Chief Technology Officer (CTO) for global operations.
Enforcement Directorate (ED) has seized assets worth Rs. 20.87 crores belonging to Pradip Burman, the Director of Dabur India Ltd. in lieu of assets held abroad.
Samajwadi Party (SP) leader Ramashankar Vidyarthi has stirred up a controversial saying that women should avoid wearing revealing clothes to avoid rapes.
In today's world of technology and continued competitions where people strive to excel in pursuance of success and happiness, not many of us notice the evil of haves and have-nots that bridge between the privilege and the poorer sections of the society. At the same time, many have shared the burdens of the society through various community services and philanthropy works.
Actress Priyanka Chopra, upon her visit to the Rohingya camps in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh on Monday said the Rohingya children are at the forefront of this humanitarian crisis.
Two more people suspected to be infected by the deadly Nipah virus died in Kozhikode Medical College hospital here on Tuesday.
The Supreme court on Tuesday refused to give an early hearing of the petition filed by the Hindu Mahasabha challenging the oath taking ceremony and appointment of Karnataka's chief minister-elect H D Kumaraswamy.
As the prices of petrol and diesel continued to soar high on Tuesday, the public requested the government to reduce the price as it's affecting their budget.
In the latest rally held on Sunday, the former minister said, â€˜we cannot tolerate it if anybody calls Dogras rapist and criminals, we have a history. People of Jammu have a history, their history is being written in black ink. They (Kashmiri Muslims) kill pilgrims and then shed crocodile tears.â€™ Dogras are the upper caste Hindus of the region to which the perpetrators belong. It was stated in the charge sheet that the plan of raping and murdering Asifa was hatched with the intention to drive away the nomadic tribe of Bakerwal Muslims who use the Dogra land for grazing horses and cattle as they don't have permanent residences or land.
Google Maps has been redesigned for a better user experience.
Walking down to office or cycling can increase the rate of life expectancy.
In order to control wildlife poaching and trafficking of animal parts, Nepal and India are planning to carry out a joint operation.
NewsDog, an India-focused entertainment platform, on Tuesday, announced that it has successfully completed its series C funding round, raising USD 50 million to further solidify its position in the burgeoning Indian digital content market.
Sixteen-year-old Shivangi Pathak, who has become the youngest Indian woman to climb Mount Everest, has a message for women.
Vice President Venkaiah Naidu on Tuesday laid the foundation stone of the Southern Campus of National Institute of Disaster Management (NIDM) at Kondapavuluru Village, Gannavaram Mandal, Krishna District of Andhra Pradesh.
After a bevy of challenges that took social media by storm recently, here's another one that will inspire people to stay fit!
Adobe has announced that it is acquiring Magento that works in B2B and B2C context for USD 1.68 billion.
Daily grocery delivery service platform, Milkbasket, on Tuesday announced the successful closure of USD 7 million in series A funding led by Kalaari Capital with participation from Singapore based BeeNext and its existing investors, Unilever Ventures and Blume Ventures.
Pakistan Army and Rangers are now resorting to sinister tactics to deceive the Indian surveillance measures of the Border Security Force (BSF) and the Armed Forces, here.
Following successful launches in the cities of Perth, Sydney, and Melbourne; Ola, one of the world's largest ridesharing platforms, is now available in Brisbane, Gold Coast, and Canberra.
Iran's Foreign Ministry has called the US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's threatening remarks of crushing Iran "absurd and interventionist."
In the first qualifier of the ongoing 11th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL), two-time winners Chennai Super Kings (CSK) are all set to lock horns with Sunrisers Hyderabad for a place in the finals at the Wankhede Stadium here on Tuesday.
Google Doodle on Tuesday remembered social reformer Raja Ram Mohan Roy on his 246th birth anniversary.
An eight-month-old infant was killed late last night after being hit by a bullet during ceasefire violation by Pakistan in Jammu and Kashmir's Keri Battal area of Akhnoor.
A four-member Pakistan delegation has arrived in Washington to raise the issue of India's alleged violation of the Indus Waters Treaty with the World Bank (WB).
Arunachal Pradesh's Pasighat has now been put on country's commercial aviation map after national carrier Air India for the first time touched the airport here on Monday.
At Historic Lal Chowk where first Indian PM Jawahar Lal Nehru made the commitment to the people of J&K that we will be granted RSD! Waitingâ€™s for India to honour it
Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan was sent defamation notices by five estranged PTI lawmakers on Tuesday for levelling allegation that they sold their votes during the Senate elections held in March.
A 7-year-old boy, Ayaan, was killed in Hyderabad's Tappachabutra after a wall collapsed on him.
One of the UK's most eligible bachelors, Hollywood star Hugh Grant is finally ready to tie the knot at the age of 57 for the first time.
Allahabad Mayor Abhilasha Gupta arrived in Lucknow in a vehicle without the requisite registration plate on Monday.
Haleem, a delicacy of Hyderabad is only prepared in the month of Ramzan.
The Pakistani troops on Tuesday violated ceasefire upon the Indian Territory in Jammu and Kashmir's Arnia sector.
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has said that the US will "crush" Iran with military pressure and by imposing sanctions till the time it changes its behaviour in the Middle East.
American singer-songwriter R Kelly has been sued for alleged sexual assault, false imprisonment, and failure to disclose an STD.
Riva Solanki, the wife of Indian cricketer Ravindra Jadeja, was allegedly attacked by a police official in Gujarat's Jamnagar on Monday after an altercation ensued between the two following a collision between their vehicles.
Indian embassy's camp office in Nepal's Biratnagar will soon be shut down and relocated, the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) said on Monday.
Congress leader Randeep Surjewala said that Karnataka chief minister-elect HD Kumaraswamy's meeting with United Progressive Alliance (UPA) chairperson Sonia Gandhi and Congress president Rahul Gandhi was a cordial one and that the two parties sought a long-term partnership with each other.
Noise, an unconventional e-commerce brand, synonymous with youth style quotient and the promise of delivering quality gadgets and products, introduced its second action camera, Noise Play 2, which is powerful, waterproof and rugged at a price of Rs 9,999.
Strongly condemning crimes against women, Suheldev Bhartiya Samaj Party leader Arvind Rajbhar said that he will cut the hands of those people who touch women and girls inappropriately.
Former President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama have inked a multiyear deal with Netflix to produce original TV shows and movies, the streaming service has announced.
The swearing-in ceremony of Karnataka chief minister-elect H. D. Kumaraswamy, scheduled to be held on May 23 in Bengaluru, will see a multitude of eminent politicians among the attendees.
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas is suffering from pneumonia but his condition is improving, confirmed the officials who visited him in hospital.
The official website of Jamia Millia Islamia University was hacked late midnight on Tuesday.
A group of masked men reportedly opened fire in one of the districts of Marseilles in the south of France, leaving one person wounded.
After the Delhi Archbishop called upon all the Catholics to start a year-long prayer campaign ahead of the 2019 general elections, Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) ideologue Rakesh Sinha termed the move as a "direct attack on Indian secularism and democracy".
In a historical move, acting Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) Director Gina Haspel was formally sworn in as the next director of the US' top spy agency at CIA headquarters in Langley, Virginia on Monday.
The Delhi Police on Tuesday denied the allegation of parading a man naked in west Delhi's Inderpuri, saying that the towel-clad man, accused in over two dozen criminal cases, was trying to resist arrest when his towel slipped off.