Karnataka striking transport employees’ leader detained

"I have not met any employee here. I have not addressed any rally or meeting here. How can the police term it as... Read more »
6:50 pm

London mayor wants IPL in English capital

"I've seen for myself the benefit of sports to our city. We now have Major League Baseball in our city, we have American football... Read more »
2:44 pm

Strong bounce back witnessed in toll road assets

"Overall, in 9M FY2021, the traffic shrinkage witnessed is 4.6 per cent as compared of 13 per cent de-growth in Gross Value Added (GVA)... Read more »
2:19 pm

“Modi govt has mismanaged Covid situation”

There must be transparency - governments must reveal the actual numbers of infections and deaths across states, whether Congress ruled or otherwise Read more »
2:18 pm

Amid violence, high voter turnout in WB 4th phase polls, 5 killed

Sources in the Election Commission said that a preliminary report that reached the special police observer Vivek Dubey suggests that the central forces had... Read more »
2:09 pm

Commission to study potential for US Supreme Court expansion

The commissioners comprise legal experts, former federal judges and court practitioners from across the political aisle Read more »
11:19 am

Janssen’s Covid-19 vaccine under EU review over blood clots

Of the four serious cases of "unusual blood clots with low blood platelets," three occurred in the United States, which had started the vaccine's... Read more »
11:14 am

Women voters the deciding factor in W Bengal’s South 24 Parganas

The total number of female voters in these 11 constituencies are 15,70,392, while the number of the male voters is 15,66,161. Read more »
11:06 am

Risky assets to benefit in Biden’s next 100 days

It is a "blessing in disguise" that the global recovery is not synchronized, the bank wrote. "The staggered rally has prevented broad-based asset bubbles." Read more »
11:04 am

Google CEO Pichai asked to stop protecting harassers

"My harasser still sat next to me. My manager told me H.R. wouldn't even make him change his desk, let alone work from home... Read more »
10:59 am

Europe stumbles through Covid-19 with 1 mn deaths

Since breaking out in late 2019, Covid-19 has been causing infections and deaths at an accelerated pace across Europe. Read more »
10:57 am

Jack Ma’s Alibaba fined $2.7bn

According to South China Morning Post (owned by Alibaba), the fine on Ma's company by the State Administration for Market Regulation (SAMR) was more... Read more »
10:54 am

Karni Sena went on rampage in village

While returning to Patna, they attacked Gaiwapur village and set a house on fire. The house belongs to Chandrashekhar Mishra who has nothing to... Read more »
10:52 am

India’s Greco-Roman wrestlers crash out of Olympic qualifiers

Asian champion Sunil Kumar also bowed out of the tournament in the semi-finals of the 87kg category. Despite leading 3-0, he lost the match... Read more »
2:07 am

Use loudspeakers for Azan from one mosque in a mohalla, says cleric

"Care should also be taken in the positioning of loudspeakers that they are not directed towards non-Muslim localities or hospitals so that it causes... Read more »
1:38 am

SC dismisses plea seeking direction to control conversions, calling it ‘publicity’ litigation

The plea said the cause of action accrued on May 10, 1995, when court directed to ascertain the feasibility of enacting anti-conversion law in... Read more »
1:36 am

Tax collections significantly improve

"As expected, the government of India's direct tax collections have modestly overshot the revised estimates for FY2021. The collections appear to have contracted by... Read more »
1:33 am

‘Modi govt’s decision to increase fertilizer prices will destroy farmers’

The real reason for reduction of quantum of subsidy from Rs 1,33,947 crore last year to Rs 79,530 crore from this year is the... Read more »
1:16 am

Efforts being made to unseat Nepalese PM Oli

NCP-Maoist Centre spokesperson Narayan Kaji Shrestha told media that both his party and the Nepali Congress are almost on the same page but are... Read more »
1:07 am

Important to de-escalate Indo-Chinese tension at LAC before the onset of summer

After the Pangong disengagement, both countries planned to carry out disengagement on other friction points like Gogra, Hot Springs and Depsang. Read more »
12:59 am