New Delhi |Sunday, 2019 4:15:05 AM ISTThe Delhi BJP on Saturday lashed out at the Delhi government for withholding Rs 5,282 crore meant for the North Delhi Municipal Corporation.... read..
New Delhi |Sunday, 2019 8:45:06 PM ISTThe Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) mastered the art of influencing voters via social media platforms in Lok Sabha elections and WhatsApp has been their favourite medium simply because of its massive reach, Congress Party leader Shashi Tharoor has said.... read..
New Delhi |Sunday, 2019 9:15:05 PM ISTKunwar Natwar Singh in many ways is monotypical in that he served so many Congress dispensations in different capacities. Equally, he came into maximum proximity with celebrated Indian and world leaders, acclaimed writers and people in position of pre emi... read..
New Delhi |Sunday, 2019 9:45:05 PM ISTOver 43 per cent voter turnout was recorded till 3 p.m. on Sunday in polling for 59 seats in the seventh and final phase of the Lok Sabha elections, with Jharkhand recording the highest turnout of 55.88 per cent.... read..
New Delhi |Sunday, 2019 10:45:06 PM ISTAs the rift between Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) Sunil Arora and Election Commissioner Ashok Lavasa became public on Saturday, experts say there are no guidelines as to how a multi-member Election Commission should transact its business and the law i... read..
New Delhi |Sunday, 2019 10:45:06 PM ISTKeeping up with the trend of offering triple rear camera set-up on a fancy body, Hong Kong-based TRANSSION Holdings' subsidiary TECNO Mobile has launched a new smartphone CAMON i4 in the budget segment.... read..
New Delhi |Sunday, 2019 10:45:06 PM ISTTelugu Desam Party (TDP) chief Chandrababu Naidu on Sunday took strong objection to the telecast of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's activities in Kedarnath and Badrinath, saying it was a "clear violation" of the election Model Code of Conduct as voters cou... read..
New Delhi |Sunday, 2019 10:45:06 PM ISTA woman who was on the wheels of a speeding BMW car, suffered injuries after it lost balance, flipped over several times and then overturned, hitting a divider on Akbar Road in central Delhi, a police officer said on Sunday.... read..
New Delhi |Sunday, 2019 1:15:05 PM ISTVoting began on Sunday across 59 Lok Sabha constituencies spanning seven states and a Union Territory across north, central and east India in the final of the mega seven-phase electoral exercise.... read..
New Delhi |Sunday, 2019 8:45:06 PM ISTConnaught Plaza Restaurants Private Ltd (CRPL), now wholly-owned by food service retailer McDonald's, has re-opened 13 of its restaurants in Delhi starting 11 a.m on Sunday, a statement by McDonald's said.... read..
New Delhi |Sunday, 2019 5:15:05 AM ISTVoting will be held in 59 constituencies across seven states and a union territory on Sunday in the seventh and final phase of Lok Sabha elections.... read..
New Delhi |Sunday, 2019 9:45:05 PM ISTThe BJP has expressed apprehensions that there could be a "massacre" in West Bengal after polling for the last phase ends on Sunday evening and demanded deployment of Central Forces till the Model Code of Conduct (MCC) comes to an end.... read..
New Delhi |Sunday, 2019 4:15:05 AM ISTDays after reports of a rift between IndiGo promoters surfaced, the airline's Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Rono Dutta on Saturday termed the reports as "baseless speculations".... read..
New Delhi |Sunday, 2019 3:15:05 AM ISTThe Congress party will hold commemorative programmes on May 21 to mark the death anniversary of former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi to highlight his contribution to the country.... read..
New Delhi |Sunday, 2019 2:45:05 AM ISTJust 38 per cent Internet Indians are concerned about data misuse compared with 63 per cent in Spain, shows a survey by Germany-based data research firm Statista.... read..
New Delhi |Sunday, 2019 2:15:05 AM ISTEven as UPA's special envoy N. Chandrababu Naidu met Mayawati and Akhilesh Yadav to cement an anti-BJP front, the CBI is zeroing in on the role of top BSP politicians involved in the multi-crore sugar mill scam. Just a fortnight ago, CBI's Lucknow branch ... read..
New Delhi |Sunday, 2019 2:15:05 AM ISTDelhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal here on Saturday alleged that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) wanted to finish him and the positive politics he had started.... read..
New Delhi |Sunday, 2019 2:15:05 AM ISTWith just one round of polling remaining, Telangana Rashtra Samiti (TRS) on Saturday expressed confidence that the regional political parties would garner a major chunk of Lok Sabha seats and would bind in the form of a 'Federal Front' for governance at t... read..
New Delhi |Sunday, 2019 1:45:05 AM ISTFormer ICICI Bank CEO and Managing Director Chanda Kochhar and her husband Deepak Kochhar have failed to provide satisfactory answers to about 20 out of over 100 key questions posed to them by Enforcement Directorate sleuths during over 60 hours of questi... read..
New Delhi |Sunday, 2019 4:15:05 PM IST"Dhoni finishes off in style. A magnificent strike into the crowd! India lift the World Cup after 28 years!" exclaimed Ravi Shastri on commentary as M.S. Dhoni led India to a win in the final of the 2011 World Cup at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai with a ... read..
New Delhi |Sunday, 2019 1:15:05 AM ISTThe Election Commission on Saturday issued notice to Congress candidate from Madhya Pradesh's Khandwa, which goes to polls on May 19, for allegedly violating the model code of conduct by distributing and filling-up enrolment forms of the party's proposed ... read..
New Delhi |Sunday, 2019 1:15:05 PM ISTVoting began on Sunday in 59 Lok Sabha constituencies spanning seven states and a Union Territory across north, central and east India in the final stage of the mega seven-phase electoral exercise.... read..
New Delhi |Sunday, 2019 3:15:05 PM ISTIn an effort to oust the Narendra Modi government, Congress President Rahul Gandhi ran a concerted campaign over the past three and a half months, holding nearly 150 rallies and road shows besides press conferences to spell out his partys vision and count... read..
New Delhi |Sunday, 2019 5:15:06 PM ISTCongress President Rahul Gandhi on Sunday hailed the role played by women in the ongoing Lok Sabha elections not just as candidates but also as voters and said that their voices must be heard.... read..
New Delhi |Sunday, 2019 5:15:06 PM ISTThe Department of Telecom will settle all issues related to merger and transfer of licences in the telecom sector on a priority basis, an internal note of the ministry said.... read..
New Delhi |Sunday, 2019 5:15:06 PM ISTIn a sign that slowdown in the Indian economy may be long drawn, a government report has projected a modest 3.5 per cent growth in oil imports this year. Considering that India imports more than 80 per cent of its oil requirements, slow growth in imports ... read..
New Delhi |Sunday, 2019 10:45:06 PM ISTThe CPI-M has alleged widespread rigging in the final seventh phase of polling in West Bengal on Sunday with party genearl secretary Sitaram Yechury saying that Central forces at many places were absent.... read..
New Delhi |Sunday, 2019 3:45:05 PM ISTLike the famous tech acronym FAANG (Facebook, Amazon, Apple, Netflix and Google), the Indian smartphone market once had its own buzzword: MILK.... read..
New Delhi |Sunday, 2019 8:45:06 PM ISTActress Sunny Leone, who is in the "best phase" of her life personally and professionally, says she enjoys having a small circle of friends.... read..
New Delhi |Sunday, 2019 3:15:05 PM ISTOnce known for its clean and clear water, the Bhalswa Lake of Delhi is narrating its own story of how modernisation and urbanisation is taking a toll on such water bodies.... read..
New Delhi |Sunday, 2019 3:15:05 PM ISTThe ruling NDA government won a landslide in 2014 on a promise that it will produce jobs. Five years down the line, India is staring at one of the worst job crisis ever.... read..
New Delhi |Sunday, 2019 5:45:06 PM ISTBatting for PSU banks' consolidation, chief economic advisor Krishnamurthy V Subramanian has said having a few good banks is a good idea as they can compete and their quality can get enhanced to compete globally with the best in the world.... read..
New Delhi |Sunday, 2019 6:15:05 PM ISTTerming the current insolvency process and its outcomes as 'super success, Ministry of Corporate Affairs sees total recovery amount touching Rs 2.8 lakh crore through resolutions with the settlement of two key accounts, including some others -- Essar Stee... read..
New Delhi |Sunday, 2019 7:15:05 PM ISTSamsung India, which sold five million units of Galaxy A phones in just 70 days, is banking big time on the A-series -- in an attempt to outshine the Chinese rivals that have carved out a niche in the Indian smartphone market with competitively-priced dev... read..
New Delhi |Sunday, 2019 8:15:05 PM ISTFollowing Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's allegation that his own security detail could assassinate him as in the case of former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi, the Delhi unit of the BJP has written to the Delhi Police demanding withdrawal of the Kej... read..
New Delhi |Sunday, 2019 2:45:05 PM ISTPrime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday appealed to voters to exercise their right in record numbers and said that one vote will shape India's development trajectory.... read..
New Delhi |Sunday, 2019 7:15:05 PM IST100m record holder and winner of two Asian Games silver medals Dutee Chand on Sunday revealed that she is in a same-sex relationship with a girl from her home town. The 23-year-old is thus the first Indian sportsperson to admit to being in a same-sex rela... read..
New Delhi |Sunday, 2019 7:15:05 PM ISTAndhra Pradesh Chief Minister and Telugu Desam Party Chief N. Chandra Babu Naidu on Sunday met Nationalist Congress Party President Sharad Pawar at his residence here.... read..
New Delhi |Saturday, 2019 4:15:05 PM ISTAndhra Pradesh Chief Minister and Telugu Desam Party (TDP) chief N. Chandrababu Naidu is expected to meet Uttar Pradesh's former Chief Ministers Mayawati and Akhilesh Yadav in Lucknow on Saturday evening.... read..
New Delhi |Saturday, 2019 4:15:05 AM ISTAirtel on Friday said its Rs 25,000 crore rights issue has been over-subscribed based on the preliminary information on the subscription by Friday eveneing, the last date of closing the issue.... read..
New Delhi |Saturday, 2019 4:45:05 AM ISTThe Supreme Court on Friday refused to grant protection from arrest to the SP-BSP candidate Atul Rai, who is on the run in an alleged rape case, from Ghosi parliamentary constituency in Uttar Pradesh.... read..
New Delhi |Saturday, 2019 4:45:05 AM ISTCongress President Rahul Gandhi on Friday said that the partry has "dismantled the idea of Prime Minister Narendra Modi" which was there in 2014 as the party managed to play the role of an effective opposition.... read..
New Delhi |Saturday, 2019 5:15:05 AM ISTThe Supreme Court on Friday ordered that an Assam Foreigners Tribunal's decision on illegal foreigners will be binding and that it will succeed the state government decision on the inclusion or exclusion of a person in the National Register of Citizens (N... read..
New Delhi |Saturday, 2019 6:45:05 AM ISTThe Congress on Friday said that the Modi government will be shown the "exit door" by the people of India on account of an atmosphere of "fear, despair, division and economic devastation" and alleged that it had "dismantled" India's economy in five years.... read..
New Delhi |Saturday, 2019 4:45:05 PM ISTOnce the high-voltage Lok Sabha polls come to an end, the new government will have a major challenge of getting rural economy back on the track, especially, in the wake of forecast of delayed, below normal monsoon this year with chances of drought parts o... read..
New Delhi |Saturday, 2019 3:15:05 PM ISTGoogle on Saturday dedicated a creative and special doodle to Persian mathematician Omar Khayyam on his 971st birthday. He was best known for his work on the classification and solution of cubic equations.... read..
New Delhi |Saturday, 2019 4:45:05 PM ISTGoogle's smartphone business has been struggling to gain ground even as rivals Apple, Samsung and Huawei continue to upend competition with better "specced" devices every quarter.... read..
New Delhi |Saturday, 2019 4:15:05 PM ISTWho would have thought that after the 2015 World Cup when Virat Kohli and boys fly down to England to compete in the 2019 Cup, it would be the Indian bowlers and not the batters who would be the talking point. But the change in perception did not happen o... read..
New Delhi |Saturday, 2019 3:15:05 AM ISTNatural resources major Vedanta Ltd subsidiary Talwandi Sabo Power Ltd (TSPL) has appointed Agnivesh Agarwal as the company's new Chairman of the Board of Directors, Vedanta announced on Friday.... read..
New Delhi |Saturday, 2019 10:45:05 PM ISTChief Election Commissioner (CEC) Sunil Arora on Saturday termed as "unsavoury and avoidable" the controversy surrounding the recording of minority decisions on the Model Code of Conduct (MCC) and Election Commissioner Ashok Lavasa's letter to him in this... read..
New Delhi |Saturday, 2019 11:45:05 PM ISTIt may not be over till it is over. Even as some industry veterans believe that grounded Jet Airways may have hit the end of the road, State Bank of India (SBI) Chairman Rajnish Kumar remains optimistic that clarity over the future course of the airline w... read..