Slowing automobile and home sales have been a cause for worry for the Indian economy, besieged by a slowdown for four straight quarters now. One full dismal year of slow economic growth later, signs of a turnaround seem bleak. The 6.8 percent GDP growth rate clocked in the previoRead More »
Police officials privy to the case said it has occurred in Thenhipalam region of Malappuram. The accused, who is said to be in his early 30s', has been booked under provisions of the stringent Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act, and other relevant sections of the Indian Penal Code (IPC).
New Delhi: Former finance minister Arun Jaitley was cremated with full state honours at the Nigambodh Ghat here on Sunday. Jaitley's last rites were performed by his son Rohan Jaitley while several of his family members were also present at the cremation ground. A number of politicians attended the last rites of the late BJP leader.
The flawed priority order of Indian state in keeping Kashmir above devastation from floods shows how dominant groups in the nation prioritise the problems for the state to solve
Sister Lucy had filed a police complaint earlier this week of wrongful confinement by the nuns at the convent. Following her expulsion, Sr Lucy was asked to leave the premises by the congregation, however, she continued to stay there.
New Delhi: The Delhi University Students Union (DUSU) has removed the busts of freedom fighters Bhagat Singh, Vinayak Damodar Savarkar and Subhas Chandra Bose from the university campus after a backlash from the Congress students wing NSUI. The busts were installed outside the Arts Faculty gate in the North campus, without permission from the university administration, by former DUSU President Shakti Singh on his last day in office on Tuesday.
The singer-turned-politician has been influenced by Ravidas’ devotional music and writings especially “Beghampura Sheher Ka Naam,” (Land without Sorrows), and has been singing Ravidas for past 25 years.
Subbarao, who was the chairman of the FIPB which gave clearance to INX Media, said, "Everything was clear in papers and hence the board recommended for approval to the then finance minister."
Under the PMAY scheme, the Maharashtra government has so far sanctioned the construction of 5,63,476 houses for the weaker sections on government and private lands in partnership with builders across the state.
Gopinath was lauded for his work during the devastating floods in Kerala in 2018. He had actively participated in the relief and rescue operations during the floods.
YouTuber James Charles has taken to Twitter sharing his nude pictures after his social media account was hacked. The 20-year-old YouTuber account was shut down as it was flooded with racist tweets.
The Rajasthan Protection from Lynching Bill, enacted by the Congress government on August 5, makes mob lynching punishable by a life sentence.
At what stage of prosperity can India give up reservations? After all, other democratic societies have income and class inequalities but do not require affirmative action. Why not India?
Standing at the gates of the guest house, Khanna, a former president of the Amritsar market association and a member of an organisation that had been most vocal in demanding the abrogation of Article 370, said Sofi was a friend of 29 years and almost a family member .
The fine for excessive honking is Rs 100. The campaign is aimed to sensitise people about the ill-effects of noise pollution.
Sitharaman clubbed the 33 measures into five buckets: taxation, banks/ NBFCs/ SMEs, financial markets, infrastructure, and the automotive sector, which has visibly been one of the worst hit leading to many direct and indirect job losses.
Responding to the allegations, Ramani told the court, He (Akbar) has deliberately targeted me to divert attention away from serious complaints against him. Through his testimony, he feigned ignorance about my story and my truth.
New Delhi [India], Aug 25 (ANI): Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut on Sunday defended the Jammu and Kashmir administration for sending back Congress MP Rahul Gandhi-led Opposition delegation from the Srinagar airport. "If Rahul Gandhi wants to visit Jammu and Kashmir for touring and enjoyment then we will request the tourism department to make all the arrangements for those activities.