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  • Power forward, derivatives trade soon 23 Feb 2020 20:00 New Delhi: India's power sector is poised to open up for forward and derivative contracts trading on exchanges as decade long jurisdictional issues between the Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) and the electricity regulator are being …
  • Jitender Kumar wins silver, seals spot in Olympic wrestling qualifier 23 Feb 2020 19:36 Written by Mihir Vasavda | New Delhi | Published: February 23, 2020 11:42:51 pm Jitender Kumar fell to Kazakhstan’s Daniyar Kaisanov in the final of the 74kg category. (Express Photo) For close to four months, Jitender Kumar toiled for hours on the …
  • Cabinet expansion likely in Uttarakhand 23 Feb 2020 19:33 Cabinet expansion likely in Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat's latest meeting with BJP president J P Nadda has fuelled speculations that a Cabinet expansion is likely in Uttarakhand. Rawat had nearly a ninety-minute meeting with Nadda …
  • ‘Non-provisioning for AGR dues by telcos led to today’s crisis’ 23 Feb 2020 18:37 New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) One of the reasons why telcos are under severe financial stress over meeting AGR dues is that they never made annual provisions towards this contingent liability, like the way banks provide for NPAs against loans stuck in NCLT …
  • India suspends medical items’ exports as China delays nod on special flight 23 Feb 2020 18:37 New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) India has suspended exports of some medical items, which are in huge demand in China for the prevention of the COVID-19 infection. The government’s decision for the prohibition of specific exports came after waiting for China’s …
  • India to block EU’s WTO panel request 23 Feb 2020 18:33 NEW DELHI: India will block the European Union’s request for a dispute settlement panel at the World Trade Organization (WTO) against New Delhi’s customs duties on imports of certain information and communications technology (ICT) products. The request is …
  • Mamata should submit accounts of funds spent instead of writing to PM: Dilip Ghosh 23 Feb 2020 18:26 Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) West Bengal unit president Dilip Ghosh on Sunday said Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee had sent a letter demanding the release of the State’s share of funds instead of attending meetings in Delhi for the purpose, in order to …
  • Why Trump visit is an opportunity and shows Delhi's convening power 23 Feb 2020 18:15 Why Trump visit is an opportunity and shows Delhi's convening power? Read on. America's the most-transactional President till date -- Donald Trump -- is all geared up to set his foot in India amid a hullabaloo on his turf of the upcoming …
  • Pro-CAA protesters pelt stones at anti-CAA demonstration in Jaffrabad 23 Feb 2020 18:15 Stones being pelted during anti-CAA protest in Jaffrabad Pro-citizenship law protestors on Sunday pelted stones at an anti-CAA protest in New Delhi's Jaffrabad neighbourhood, which has been witnessing a sit-in protest against the Citizenship Amendment …
  • Hindutva spurs anti-Bangladesh rhetoric in India 23 Feb 2020 17:39 THE Indian Union’s state minister for home affairs Kissan Reddy has recently said that a half of Bangladesh would migrate to India if Indian citizenship was offered to them. The statement which Reddy made in the context of the Citizenship Amendment Act of …
  • It is Hard to Believe But The Trump Family's Visit to India is Not About Trade 23 Feb 2020 17:13 U.S. President Donald Trump will be accorded a grand reception during his visit to India starting Monday, but the possibility of a trade deal remains elusive as both the countries have ramped up protectionist measures against each other. Trump, accompanied …
  • Protests in New Delhi against India's citizenship law ahead of Trump visit 23 Feb 2020 17:09 NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Police used tear gas to disperse large crowds in India’s capital of New Delhi on Sunday in the latest eruption of violence at protests over a new citizenship law, police officials said. Demonstrators wave flags during a protest …
  • 'Make in India' makes discussions on trade difficult: US official ahead of Trump visit 23 Feb 2020 17:03 'Make in India' makes diiscussions on trade talks difficult: US official ahead of Trump visit Ahead of Donald Trump's visit to India, a senior US administrative official has blamed India's 'Make in India' policy for the difficulty …
  • Jitender ensures place for Oly Qualifiers with silver 23 Feb 2020 16:54 IMAGE:  Indian wrestler Jitender poses for photographs with his silver medal after losing to kazakhstan Daniyar Kaisanov during the 74kg Category match of the Senior Asian Wrestling Championships 2020 at Indira Gandhi Stadium in New Delhi, on Sunday. …
  • US embassy says no objection to presence of Kejriwal and Sisodia, but best to focus on education, students 23 Feb 2020 16:48 NEW DELHI: The US Embassy on Sunday said it did not have any objection to the presence of Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and his deputy Manish Sisodia during US First Lady Melania Trump's visit to a Delhi government school, but at the same time …
  • Donald Trump, sixth US President to visit India 23 Feb 2020 16:48 Donald Trump will be the sixth US President ever to travel to India and the first one to land in Ahmedabad, where he will be joined by Prime Minister Narendra Modi for an unprecedented roadshow and a historic joint address before a record crowd of more …
  • Flag marches at Maujpur after pro, anti-CAA groups clash 23 Feb 2020 16:47 New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) Tension prevailed on Sunday at Maujpur area of north-east Delhi after clashes between pro and anti-CAA groups following which police conducted flag marches to bring the situation under control. The Delhi Metro, meanwhile, announced …
  • Melania Trump’s school visit not a political event: US 23 Feb 2020 16:47 New Delhi/Washington, Feb 23 (IANS) The US on Sunday said that the political controversy around First Lady Melania Trump visiting a Delhi school was baseless. As per the ruling party in Delhi, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), the names of Delhi Chief Minister …
  • Delhi Traffic Police issues advisory for February 24, 25 23 Feb 2020 16:42 New Delhi: Ahead of US President Donald Trump’s visit to the national capital, the Delhi Traffic Police on Sunday issued an advisory for February 24 and 25 asking people to keep VVIP movement in mind while planning their commute. “Owing to security reasons …
  • CAA protest continue in Delhi’s Jaffrabad metro station area 23 Feb 2020 16:42 New Delhi: People on Sunday evening continued to protest in Jaffrabad metro station area, against Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA), that has been going on since last night. A number of Bhim Army activists joined the anti-CAA agitation in Jaffrabad area …
  • India Gets a Facelift with Walls around Slums Ahead of Trump Visit 23 Feb 2020 16:38 AHMEDABAD, India – Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s home state of Gujarat has been gearing up to welcome United States President Donald Trump on Monday. The city of Ahmedabad has been given a facelift with walls erected to hide slums and impoverished …
  • How to impress Trump: Indian city builds a wall and plans to fill a stadium 23 Feb 2020 16:30 When the leaders of China and Japan visited this western Indian city in recent years, civic officials hung a giant piece of fabric along a stretch of road, hiding a slum of about 1,000 families from the official motorcades. Local children eventually tore …
  • Jaipur Airport to be kept on standby for Trump's Air Force One 23 Feb 2020 16:24 Jaipur Airport to be kept on standby for Trump's Air Force One if weather in Delhi is not suitable for landing when US President arrives in the national capital. The Jaipur Airport will be put on stand-by when President Trump's Air Force One will …
  • India Scrambles for Trump Vist 23 Feb 2020 15:49 For Modi, however, the event could be a reprieve from opposition in the country against some of his recent policies, a slumping economy and ongoing protests over a new citizenship law that excludes Muslims. Experts say a U.S.-India trade pact, which has …
  • Noted Islamic philosopher and scientist Al-Farabi draws India-Kazakhstan closer 23 Feb 2020 15:32 New Delhi: Cultural and civilizational ties between India and Kazakhstan are hoping to get a fillip on the 1150th anniversary of renowned thinker of the East Abu Nasr al-Farabi. On February 17 on the occasion of the 1150th anniversary of al-Farabi the …
  • Trump departs for quick trip to India to see big crowds 23 Feb 2020 15:31 WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump departed on Sunday on quick trip to India, where he is to see crowds so large that they will make the much ballyhooed turnout for his campaign rallies pale in comparison. A man crosses a bridge past a …
  • Shashi Kapoor’s New Delhi Times getting a sequel 23 Feb 2020 15:27 By: PTI | Mumbai | Updated: February 23, 2020 8:02:09 pm Shashi Kapoor won the National Award for Best Actor for his performance in New Delhi Times. A sequel to Shashi Kapoor-starrer New Delhi Times is in the works with filmmaker Ramesh Sharma returning as …
  • Facebook is paying users for their voice recordings 23 Feb 2020 15:14 By: Tech Desk | New Delhi | Published: February 23, 2020 7:42:52 pm Facebook is paying users for their voice recordings. (Image: AP) Recently, big names in the tech industry like the Google, Apple, Amazon, and Microsoft were caught listening to the voice …
  • India 24th country to be visited by Trump 23 Feb 2020 15:02 New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) India is the 24th country that US President Donald Trump will be visiting since he assumed office three years ago. Out of the 23 countries Trump has visited so far, India is the second country in South Asia which President Trump …
  • Ahead of Trump visit, Congress raises US-Taliban deal issue 23 Feb 2020 15:02 New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) Ahead of US President Donald Trump’s arrival in India, the opposition has raised the issue of the Afghan Taliban’s deal with the US and India’s energy security, with the the Congress saying that India’s national interest issues …
  • Tharoor renews pitch for fresh elections in Congress 23 Feb 2020 15:02 New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) Congress leader Shashi Tharoor on Sunday renewed his pitch for fresh election for the party organisation (CWC) and the presidential post. “I believe a revived @INCIndia is indispensable to provide a national alternative to the …
  • US President Donald Trump departs from US for India visit | LIVE 23 Feb 2020 14:40 Feb 23, 2020 7:59 PM (IST) Posted by Rashi Hardaha US President Donald Trump departs from US for India visit Feb 23, 2020 7:54 PM (IST) Posted by Rashi Hardaha AIIMS demands explanation from RDA president after 'political' tweet on Delhi poll …
  • Donald Trump all set to embark on 36-hour-long India visit | Full Schedule 23 Feb 2020 14:40 Image Source : AP Here is a detailed schedule of what Donald Trump will be doing on his visit to India.  US President Donald Trump is all set to embark on a 36-hour-long visit to India and his schedule is jam-packed. Starting from addressing 'Namaste …
  • View: Stop whining, Mr President 23 Feb 2020 14:30 'They've been hitting us very hard for many, many years,' complained US President Donald Trump, speaking about India at a 'Keep America Great' rally in Colorado last week. 'They give us tariffs, one of the highest in the world is …
  • Delhi police issues traffic advisory ahead of Donald Trump's visit 23 Feb 2020 14:17 Traffic in some parts of the national capital will be affected on Monday due to security measures put in place for the visit of US President Donald Trump, officials said. Trump, who is scheduled to arrive on Monday for a less than 36-hour trip to India, …
  • Trump, Melania to visit Sabarmati Ashram on 22-km roadshow 23 Feb 2020 14:07 New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) US President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump will visit Sabarmati Ashram, the house from where Mahatama Gandhi led his salt ‘Satyagraha’, 90 years ago. The entire roadshow for the mega event will now be 22 kms long. …
  • 9 dead, 5 injured as vehicle falls into deep gorge in Indian-controlled Kashmir 23 Feb 2020 13:48 NEW DELHI. KZINFORM - Nine people died and five were injured when a vehicle fell into a deep gorge in Indian-controlled Kashmir on Saturday, a local police told Xinhua over phone. The accident occurred in the Malhar area of Kathua district on Saturday …
  • Clashes break out at anti-CAA protest in Jaffrabad 23 Feb 2020 13:43 NEW DELHI: Clashes broke out Sunday evening between pro and anti-CAA groups near Jaffrabad in northeast Delhi where a large number of people had gathered to protest against the Citizenship Amendment Act. Police fired tear gas shells as members of the two …
  • Sexuality is not just about sex: Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan director Hitesh Kewalya 23 Feb 2020 13:41 By: PTI | New Delhi | Updated: February 23, 2020 6:44:11 pm Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan marks writer Hitesh Kewalya’s directorial debut. Debutant director Hitesh Kewalya says sex is merely an aspect of sexuality and as long as a film covers the larger …
  • Congress Party Raises H-1B Visa, Taliban, Iran Sanctions Issues Ahead of Trump's Visit to India 23 Feb 2020 13:33 India 08:38 GMT 23.02.2020Get short URL New Delhi (Sputnik):  US President Donald Trump is scheduled to make his first visit to India on 24 February. The two-day trip is likely to focus on strategic issues like trade, defence, security and intellectual …
  • Temporary Gate at Motera Stadium Collapses Ahead of Modi-Trump Rally in India - Video 23 Feb 2020 13:33 India 10:37 GMT 23.02.2020Get short URL New Delhi (Sputnik): US President Donald Trump is scheduled to make his first visit to India on 24 February. During his two-day trip, Trump will spend a day each in New Delhi and Ahmedabad, where a stage has been …
  • Leader of Indian Opposition Party Likens Trump to Bollywood Villain Mogambo 23 Feb 2020 13:32 India 13:09 GMT 23.02.2020Get short URL New Delhi (Sputnik): The US president is scheduled to make a two-day visit to India on February 24 and 25. The country’s principal opposition party, Congress, earlier said that Trump's visit should not merely be …
  • Casio Protrek WSD F-20A review: It’s time for a trek 23 Feb 2020 13:30 New Delhi | Published: February 23, 2020 6:42:39 pm The Protrek series is Casio’s range of rugged smartwatches. (Image: Nandagopal Rajan) Google’s take on smartwatches has not evolved in a while. And for users like me, the platform has remained stuck in …
  • Studies show that salt is essential for runners; here’s why 23 Feb 2020 13:29 By: Lifestyle Desk | New Delhi | Published: February 23, 2020 5:45:10 pm Remember that the amount of salt always depends on how much you sweat, your speed and the distance. (Source: Getty/Thinkstock) For an athlete preparing for a sports event or a …
  • AAP eyeing UP polls after thumping victory in Delhi 23 Feb 2020 13:15 By: PTI | Lucknow | Published: February 23, 2020 6:33:38 pm Delhi CM and AAP convenor Arvind Kejriwal addreses supporters after party’s victory in the State Assembly polls, at AAP office in New Delhi, Tuesday, February 11, 2020. (PTI) After registering a …
  • Government waived loans of capitalist friends, alleges Priyanka 23 Feb 2020 13:10 New Delhi: Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Sunday alleged that the BJP-led government waived loans, amounting to about Rs eight lakh crore, of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's "capitalist friends" and asked why the dispensation was not …
  • Namaste Trump: Passengers need to reach Ahmedabad airport early 23 Feb 2020 13:10 New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) In view of US President Donald Trump’s visit to Ahmedabad on Monday, airlines have come out with advisories for their passengers scheduled to travel out of the city and asked them to reach the Ahemadabad airport at least three …
  • Cong raises pitch on trade deal, H1B visas on Trump visit eve 23 Feb 2020 13:10 New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) Questioning the interest of the government on the much-hyped Trump visit, the Congress has raised the issue of trade deal and H1B visas which have been reduced by the US administration. Congress spokesperson Jaiveer Shergill said, …
  • Ghulam Nabi Azad gets invitation for Trump reception 23 Feb 2020 13:10 New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) Leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha Ghulam Nabi Azad has been invited to attend the reception of US President Donald Trump at Rashtrapati Bhavan on February 25, a source said on Sunday. The source, however, could not confirm if …
  • Realme X50 Pro 5G to come with Snapdragon 865 SoC 23 Feb 2020 13:10 New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) Chinese smartphone manufacturer Realme is all set to launch its new smartphone ‘X50 Pro 5G’ in India on Monday and now ahead of the official debut Madhav Sheth, CEO, Realme India has revealed that the smartphone will be powered by …
  • 3rd party policies make compensation easy post 1st point attack 23 Feb 2020 13:10 New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) Nearly three-quarters, around 71 per cent, of enterprises which have specific data usage guidelines for partners and subcontractors received compensation after an incident that affected suppliers they share information with, says a …
  • Justice Chandrachud lauds President’s vast experience in law 23 Feb 2020 13:10 New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) Supreme Court’s Justice D.Y. Chandrachud on Sunday praised President Ram Nath Kovind for his vast experience in matters of law and statecraft. During his welcome address at the International Judicial Conference, organised by the …
  • India Set To Welcome Trump, Whose First Stop Will Be In Modi's Home State Of Gujarat 23 Feb 2020 13:06 Vegetable vendors wait for customers below a billboard showing President Trump and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, with the Sardar Patel Stadium in the background, on the outskirts of Ahmedabad on Feb. 19. Sam Panthaky/AFP via Getty Images hide …
  • Trump and Modi will meet in India this week. Here’s what to expect. 23 Feb 2020 12:56 Trump has elevated U.S.-India ties Before 2000, only three U.S. presidents — Eisenhower, Nixon and Carter — had ever visited India. In the past two decades, every U.S. president has gone to India at least once, with Trump continuing that trend. India plays …
  • Gandhi's former home gets facelift ahead of Trump's first India visit 23 Feb 2020 12:54 AHMEDABAD, India (Reuters) - India deployed more than 10,000 police and gave a facelift to the former home of independence hero Mahatma Gandhi on Sunday on the eve of a visit by U.S. President Donald Trump, whose two-day trip aims to repair bilateral …
  • Explained: Will Trump visit serve as an India-U.S. trade booster? 23 Feb 2020 12:51 The story so far: United States President Donald Trump’s first foreign trip after his acquittal in an impeachment trial in the Senate will also be his first ever official visit to India. The 45th American President will be in India on February 24-25, …
  • Jitender Kumar ensures place in Olympic Qualifiers by reaching Asian Championships final 23 Feb 2020 12:17 By: PTI | New Delhi | Published: February 23, 2020 5:41:24 pm Jitender Kumar will compete for India in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan. (Source: Twitter) Jitender Kumar sealed his place in the Indian team for the Olympic Qualifiers by reaching the 74kg final at the …
  • Looking to have better skin? Here’s why you should turn to red light therapy 23 Feb 2020 12:12 By: Lifestyle Desk | New Delhi | Published: February 23, 2020 5:00:42 pm The red colour of the light is believed to have some anti-inflammatory properties that improve the production of collagen. (Source: Getty/Thinkstock) When it comes to health, …
  • After Mann Ki Baat, Irani hails Purnia women, Bhagirathi Amma 23 Feb 2020 12:12 New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) After Prime Minister Narendra Modi celebrated India’s “Nari Shakti” and especially mentioned about a 12-year-old who scaled new heights on his radio programme — Mann Ki Baat, Union Minister for Women and Child Development Smriti …
  • iQOO 3 5G to come in sub-Rs 40K price range in India 23 Feb 2020 12:12 New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) Chinese behemoth BBK Group’s smartphone brand iQOO’s first product, iQOO 3 5G, will be available in India on Flipkart and iqoo.com in the sub-Rs 40,000 price range. The device, set to be launched on February 25 in India, will house …
  • COVID-19: Airports to screen passengers from 4 more countries 23 Feb 2020 12:12 New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) Passengers arriving from Nepal, Indonesia, Malaysia and Vietnam will also be screened for novel coronavirus infection at Indian airports, the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) said on Sunday. So far, the in-bound …
  • Swaraj Kaushal slams Wajahat as ‘wajah’ of Shaheen Bagh 23 Feb 2020 12:12 New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) Late Union minister Sushma Swaraj’s husband and former Governor Swaraj Kaushal has lambasted CAA interlocutor Wajahat Habibullah, calling him the “wajah” or reason for the anti-CAA blockade at Shaheen Bagh. Kaushal took to Twitter …
  • Rashpal, Jyoti defend their New Delhi Marathon titles 23 Feb 2020 12:12 New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) Elite Indian runners Rashpal Singh and Jyoti Gawte thwarted a strong field of runners to successfully retain their crown at the IDBI Federal Life Insurance New Delhi Marathon 2020 here on Sunday. Army Sports Institute’s (Pune), …
  • Trump, Melania to visit Bapu’s Sabarmati Ashram 23 Feb 2020 12:12 New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump will visit Sabarmati Ashram, the house from where Mahatama Gandhi led his Salt Satyagraha, ninety years ago. Sources said the US President and his wife will stop by at the Ashram …
  • Shaheen Bagh-style protest at Jaffrabad 23 Feb 2020 12:12 New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) A Shaheen Bagh-style protest started at Jaffrabad metro station in northeast Delhi on Sunday after more than 200 women gathered here to protest against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and the National Register of Citizens (NRC …
  • Over 60 years after Eisenhower came calling, India set to welcome 7th US president 23 Feb 2020 11:54 NEW DELHI: With the hype around Donald Trump's maiden visit to India as US President reaching a crescendo, here's a trip down the memory lane on tours by previous American presidents. It all began about 60 years ago when Dwight D Eisenhower became …
  • Police, not anti-CAA protestors at Shaheen Bagh, responsible for inconvenience to commuters: SC told 23 Feb 2020 11:44 NEW DELHI: Former Chief Information Commissioner Wajahat Habibullah has told the Supreme Court the protest at Shaheen Bagh here against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) was peaceful and inconvenience being caused to commuters was due to barricades …
  • The Apple Blog: Will consumers get to choose defaults? 23 Feb 2020 11:35 Written by Nandagopal Rajan | New Delhi | Published: February 23, 2020 3:34:41 pm The Apple blog: When iOS 14 comes there is the possibility you will be able to set Chrome as your default browser. (Image: Nandagopal Rajan) Over the past decade, as I became …
  • Reliance Jio launches two new Rs 49, Rs 69 prepaid recharge plans 23 Feb 2020 11:34 By: Tech Desk | New Delhi | Updated: February 23, 2020 3:59:03 pm Reliance Jio has launched two new prepaid recharge plans for JioPhone users. (Image: Bloomberg) Reliance Jio recently revamped its prepaid plan offerings, which ended up with some packs …
  • Port-less iPhones with wrap-around display are coming, but are you ready? 23 Feb 2020 11:34 By: Tech Desk | New Delhi | Published: February 23, 2020 4:00:26 pm The future iPhone might have no ports, complete with a wraparound glass screen. Apple is exploring a new kind of iPhone with no ports or buttons, according to a patent filed by the …
  • Don't have positive indications of any major outcomes from Trump's visit: Anand Sharma 23 Feb 2020 11:31 NEW DELHI: Ahead of US President Donald Trump's maiden visit to India, former Union minister and Congress leader Anand Sharma on Sunday said so far there are no positive indications that the high profile visit would yield any major outcomes. The US …
  • NHAI collects Rs 20 crore from 18 lakh defaulters entering FASTag lanes 23 Feb 2020 11:31 New Delhi: National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) on Sunday said it has collected Rs 20 crore from 18 lakh defaulters who entered the FASTag lanes at electronic toll plazas on National Highways without the tag. Rolling out the electronic toll …
  • Unprecedented security measures in place in Delhi for Trump's visit 23 Feb 2020 11:29 New Delhi: American president Donald Trump will be lodged at the ITC Maurya in New Delhi during his 36-hour visit to India starting tomorrow, and therefore the entire area around the hotel and every possible route he might travel by will given over to …
  • US diplomat welcomes Pakistani wrestling team's participation in championship in India 23 Feb 2020 11:22 Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asian Affairs Alice Wells on Sunday welcomed Pakistani team’s presence at the Asian Wrestling Championship 2020 being held in India. “Sports can be an effective tool to build bridges and …
  • Delhi prepares to welcome Trump 23 Feb 2020 11:14 New Delhi: Preparations for the highly anticipated visit of US President Donald Trump to India are in full swing in the national capital. The roads leading to India Gate and Rashtrapati Bhawan have been decked with the Indian Tricolour and American flags. …
  • Judiciary custodian of values, rules and regulations: CJI 23 Feb 2020 11:08 New Delhi: Chief Justice of India (CJI) SA Bobde on Sunday said that the ‘Judiciary is the custodian of values’ and also of ‘our rules and regulations’. “India serves as a beacon of hope for the rights of 1.3 billion people. There are 17,500 courts and we …
  • Women continue to protest against CAA at Delhi's Jaffrabad 23 Feb 2020 10:57 Image Source : PTI Muslim women during a dharna against Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA), National Register of Citizens (NRC) and National Population Register (NPR) near Jafrabaad metro station in New Delhi, Saturday, Feb. 22, 2020. Women continue their …
  • 24x7 customs clearance at all sea ports, airports till May 23 Feb 2020 10:33 NEW DELHI: To facilitate faster clearance of consignments to and from China once coronavirus subsides, a 24x7 customs clearance facility will be available at all sea ports and airports till May 2020. The Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs (CBIC) …
  • Shaheen Bagh eagerly awaits SC hearing on Monday 23 Feb 2020 10:20 New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) Its business as usual at Delhi’s Shaheen Bagh, the venue of the ongoing protests against the Citizenship Amendment Act, even after several rounds of talks between the protesters and the Supreme Court-appointed interlocutors. On a …
  • Circus lion feels grass for the first time in 13 years 23 Feb 2020 10:20 New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) There is nothing worse than a life led in captivity. None can feel it more than the born-free who is always suppose to live free. A video on social media showing the expression of a lion when he touched green grass and the soil for …
  • Residents block Jasola road demanding clearing of protest site 23 Feb 2020 10:20 New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) Local people demanding opening of the road blocked due to the anti-CAA protests in Shaheen Bagh have started their own demonstration and have in turn blocked the main Jasola road here. Residents of Jasola village in Sarita Vihar …
  • CJI says privacy a concern, proposes one law on environment 23 Feb 2020 10:20 New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) Chief Justice S.A. Bobde said the widespread use of technology has also brought with it concerns over mass data collection and an individual’s right to privacy; and also insisted on a single system laws cutting across various …
  • Adline Castelino to represent India at Miss Universe pageant 2020 23 Feb 2020 10:20 New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANSlife) Adline Castelino has been selected to represent India at Miss Universe pageant 2020. Castelino was announced as the winner of Liva Miss Diva Universe 2020 title and was crowned by Vartika Singh, Miss Diva Universe 2019, at an …
  • E-assessment: CBDT to honour best investigator, tax collector, others 23 Feb 2020 10:17 NEW DELHI: The CBDT has decided to honour the best income tax department investigator, revenue collector and innovator among others working in the recently launched e-assessment scheme. As per an order issued on February 20 by the policy-making body of the …
  • Unprecedented security in Delhi for Donald Trump's visit 23 Feb 2020 08:42 NEW DELHI: ITC Maurya, the hotel where US President Donald Trump will check-in on Monday, has been brought under an unprecedented security cover with anti-sabotage teams involving the Army and paramilitary conducting checks on the routes to be taken by the …
  • Robot Pepe to make Delhi students wash their hands! 23 Feb 2020 08:23 New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) With the coronavirus fear looming large all over the world, a social robot will be nudging your son and daughter to wash hands before eating. Sounds surreal? Well, they are going to be a reality in Delhi’s 19 co-educational schools …
  • West Delhi man murders mother-in-law 23 Feb 2020 05:34 NEW DELHI: A man allegedly shot his mother-in-law dead suspecting that she was behind his wife’s decision to terminate her pregnancy twice, police said on Saturday. The woman was killed in Mundka on February 14 while she was returning home from a private …
  • No drastic ‘course correction’ by BJP after Delhi elections defeat 23 Feb 2020 05:34 NEW DELHI: Unfazed by Delhi rout, the BJP appears to be sticking with its thrust on national issues in state polls and doesn’t see the need for any major re-think on electoral strategy. However, the party will customise its strategy to weave in local …
  • Bargain-hunting President to press Delhi hard 23 Feb 2020 05:16 Between 1999-2000, when Bill Clinton visited India, and the last financial year, India’s exports to the US increased over six times to $52.4 billion. Imports shot up 10 times to $35.6 billion in the same period. While imports from the US have grown faster …
  • Over 1,000 women gather at Delhi's Jaffrabad to protest against CAA 23 Feb 2020 05:01 New Delhi [India], Feb 23 (ANI): A large number of people including over 1,000 women on Saturday night gathered at Jaffrabad metro station area here to protest against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA). The protesters have blocked the road under the …
  • Anti-CAA protest continues at Delhi's Jaffrabad 23 Feb 2020 05:01 New Delhi [India], Feb 23 (ANI): Protest against Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and National Register of Citizens (NRC) which began late evening on Friday at Jaffrabad metro station continued even after midnight. Protesters, which included mostly women, …
  • Celebrating Tibetan New Year festival in Delhi's 'Little Tibet' Majnu Ka Tila 23 Feb 2020 03:14 NEW DELHI: Two Tibetans, now well ensconced in Delhi and running successful enterprises at Majnu ka Tila (often called Little Tibet), tell us how they celebrate Losar – the three-day Tibetan New Year festival (starting February 24). One is Lhanzey Palden ( …
  • People gather on major road in Delhi's Jaffrabad to protest against CAA, NRC 23 Feb 2020 02:28 Around 500 people, mostly women, gathered near the Jaffrabad metro station in northeast Delhi on Saturday night in protest against the new citizenship law and the National Register of Citizens (NRC), blocking a major road. The women, carrying the national …
  • How AAP won the social media battle in Delhi polls 23 Feb 2020 01:26 From advertising on Google, which was never done before by the party, to hiring professional help for advertisements and holding meetings with its social media teams three months before the notification of the elections, the Aam Aadmi Party fought a …
  • Trump’s 2018 Beast to be on Delhi roads 23 Feb 2020 00:12 BY AARTI TIKOO SINGH New Delhi/Washington, (IANS) US President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania will be driven around in India in his ‘Beast’, a 2018 model of a unique Cadillac which serves as a miniature version of White House. The presidential …
  • Fear of family made Delhi woman keep marriage a well-guarded secret 22 Feb 2020 21:40 Written by Shivam Patel | New Delhi | Published: February 23, 2020 2:21:56 am Sheetal Chaudhary (in pic) and Ankit Bhati had kept their wedding a closely guarded secret. Married for nearly five months, Sheetal Chaudhary (25) and Ankit Bhati (27) had kept …
  • After Delhi win, AAP sets sights on national expansion 22 Feb 2020 21:40 Rai said that as part of the expansion project, a poster campaign will be launched across 20 states on Sunday. )Express File Photo) Nearly two weeks into its emphatic victory in Delhi, the AAP Saturday announced a major plan to expand the party’s footprint …
  • A new bill that is loaded against marginalised 22 Feb 2020 21:24 The Economic Survey 2018-19 clearly states that “India is set to witness a sharp slowdown in population growth in the next two decades”. On February 7, while the country was in the throes of the anti-CAA/NRC/NPR protests and waiting anxiously for …
  • Delhi Court dismisses plea of Dec 16 gangrape convict claiming schizophrenia 22 Feb 2020 20:19 Written by Anand Mohan J | New Delhi | Published: February 23, 2020 1:30:55 am In a reply to Vinay’s application, Tihar jail authorities told the court that his application is “a bundle of distorted facts”. A Delhi court has dismissed the application of …
  • Cleanliness Campaign Ahead Of Melania Trump's Delhi School Visit: Report 22 Feb 2020 20:19 US First Lady Melania Trump is likely to visit the Delhi government school on Tuesday. (File) New Delhi: A special cleanliness campaign undertaken in the vicinity of a Delhi government school where US first lady Melania Trump is scheduled to pay a visit …