• Myanmar’s India Balancing Act 21 Feb 2020 18:18 AdvertisementA month after Chinese President Xi Jinping’s official state visit to Naypyidaw, Myanmar’s president, U Win Myint, is scheduled for an official visit to India in the upcoming weeks. He is expected to travel to India a few days after U.S. …
  • Palm posts second weekly fall on demand worries, despite rising exports 21 Feb 2020 18:05 Malaysian palm oil futures rose on Friday on gains in rival edible oils and improving February exports, although worries over Chinese demand due to the coronavirus outbreak led the commodity to its second straight weekly loss. The benchmark palm oil …
  • Indian Woman Shouts Pro Pakistan Slogan, is Taken Into Custody and Slapped with Sedition Charges 21 Feb 2020 18:04 India 10:59 GMT 21.02.2020Get short URL New Delhi (Sputnik): India has been witnessing countrywide protests against the Citizenship Amendment Act, which came into effect in December 2019. The law provides a path to Indian citizenship for illegal immigrants …
  • Hindus Flock Temples with Milk, Cannabis to Charm Lord Shiva for Blessings on ‘Maha Shivratri’ 21 Feb 2020 18:02 India 13:18 GMT 21.02.2020(updated 13:30 GMT 21.02.2020) Get short URL New Delhi (Sputnik): Hindu mythology in India speaks about a trinity of three main gods representing creation, preservation and destruction. Brahma is believed to be the god of creation …
  • India’s Opposition Congress Party Says Trump's Visit must not be PR Exercise 21 Feb 2020 18:01 India 14:04 GMT 21.02.2020(updated 14:25 GMT 21.02.2020) Get 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, …
  • Nagaland remembers workers on the fringes of its local economy 21 Feb 2020 17:55 Dimapur, Feb. 20 (EMN): In probably for the first time for the state of Nagaland, the administration has assured to conduct a survey about the population of manual scavengers in the state and their “wellbeing.” Innumerable announcements and inaugurations …
  • Sex education for children: When and how to begin? 21 Feb 2020 17:38 NEW DELHI: Sex stumps us. And if it happens to be a child who wants to know what uncle and aunty are doing in a particularly strange advertisement for a condom, we want to disappear. So how does one talk about sex? When? And most importantly, why? Is my …
  • Asian Wrestling Championships: Sakshi Malik settles for silver 21 Feb 2020 17:33 New Delhi: Indian wrestler Sakshi Malik settled for a silver medal after facing defeat in the final of Asian Wrestling Championships here on Friday. Malik lost to Japan’s Naomi Ruike 2-0 in the 65 kg category. She defeated Nabira Esenbaeva 5-4 in the semi- …
  • Uddhav meets Sonia, Cong says will take up NPR, CAA 21 Feb 2020 17:19 New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Friday met Sonia Gandhi at her residence in Delhi. The meeting lasted more than an hour, sources said. This was Thackeray’s first meeting with Sonia ever since the formation of Maha …
  • Maha Shivratri: Massive jam on Delhi-Gurugram highway 21 Feb 2020 17:19 New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) Commuters had a harrowing time on the Delhi-Gurugram highway on the festival of Maha Shivratri on Friday, as hundreds of people were stranded in traffic for several hours due to a huge crowd of devotees at the Lord Shiva statue in …
  • India Set to Stage an Epic Show, With Trump as the Star 21 Feb 2020 17:09 AHMEDABAD, India — The roads are a hive of activity: women hoisting buckets of sand, road crews laying down fresh tar, an army of sweepers attacking debris and a new wall going up in front of a slum, apparently to hide it from passers-by. President Trump …
  • India’s Booming Bangalore Airport Racks Up New Markets - Munich, Seattle, Tokyo Are Coming This Year 21 Feb 2020 17:06 Kempegowda International Airport, which serves Bangalore, is among the world's fastest growing ... [+] international airports. Bangalore International Airport Limited Last week’s startling announcement that American Airlines will begin Seattle- …
  • Want SC order on our security if road parallel to protest site is opened: Shaheen Bagh protesters to interlocutors 21 Feb 2020 17:04 By PTI NEW DELHI: The Shaheen Bagh protesters told the Supreme Court-appointed interlocutors on Friday that if the road parallel to the protest site was opened, the apex court should pass an order ensuring their security. The interlocutors -- senior …
  • Three-tier security in place at Hotel ITC Maurya for Trump's Delhi visit 21 Feb 2020 17:04 By PTI NEW DELHI: The floor where the Grand Presidential Suite is located at the ITC Maurya here is out of bounds for most hotel staff owing to the elaborate security arrangements being made for the visit of President Donald Trump and his family, sources …
  • India: Key road near Shaheen Bagh, shut over anti-CAA, NRC protests, reopens briefly after 69 days 21 Feb 2020 16:26 Shaheen Bagh has been the epicentre of the anti-CAA agitation as the protesters have been sitting at the venue since December 15 demanding the withdrawal of the Act which they alleged to be anti-Muslim. SNS Web | New Delhi | February 21, 2020 Protest …
  • New threats emerge outside China in coronavirus outbreak while Chinese voice optimism 21 Feb 2020 16:17 BEIJING — Chinese health officials expressed new optimism Thursday over the deadly virus outbreak while authorities in South Korea’s fourth-largest city urged residents to hunker down as fears nagged communities far from the illness’ epicenter. The …
  • Navy's War College in Goa and Southern Naval Command's Training department get new appointments 21 Feb 2020 16:05 Express News Service NEW DELHI: Two important setups of the Indian Navy saw change of appointments. While the prestigious Naval War College based at Goa got the new Commandant, a new Chief Staff Officer (Training) at Headquarters, Southern Naval Command …
  • Prashant Kishor takes over AAP campaign strategy, Nagender Sharma exits 21 Feb 2020 16:04 New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) The Delhi government’s media advisor Nagender Sharma, considered a confidant of Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal as he had been with him since the beginning of his political career, has abruptly exited from the Aam Aadmi Party. …
  • Vietjet offers 50% discounts on new routes from India 21 Feb 2020 15:52 MUMBAI: Vietnamese carrier Vietjet Friday announced discounts up to 50% on all routes with a booking time till Feb 29. The tickets are valid for travel between February 20, 2020 to April 27, 2020. “Further expanding the international flight network, …
  • Railways to launch Delhi-Dehradun Tejas Express 21 Feb 2020 15:52 The Railway Ministry has agreed to launch a Tejas Express train equipped with modern onboard facilities between Delhi and Dehradun via Haridwar. An agreement in principle to start a Tejas Express train between Delhi-Haridwar-Dehradun has been given on a …
  • Exercise on this machine at this railway station to get a free ticket! We're not even kidding 21 Feb 2020 15:52 Image Source : TWITTER/@PIYUSHGOYAL Exercise on this machine at this railway station to get a free ticket! We're not even kidding While travelling on a train in itself can be an exercise for many of us Indian Railways have come up with a great new …
  • Modi Has Taken Calculated Risk that President Trump Will Get Second Term - Ex-Media Adviser to PM 21 Feb 2020 15:36 India 14:03 GMT 21.02.2020Get short URL New Delhi (Sputnik): US President Donald Trump’s two-day visit to India is jam-packed with a "Namaste Trump" programme and a visit to Taj Mahal. But all eyes will be on the official engagements in New Delhi …
  • Russian-Inspired Squat Machine at Delhi Railway Station Entices Indians With Free Tickets 21 Feb 2020 15:36 India 15:19 GMT 21.02.2020Get short URL New Delhi (Sputnik): The inspiration for the squat machine comes from Russia, where months before the country was to hold the Winter Olympics in February 2014, a similar machine was deployed at a Moscow subway …
  • Iran Remains on Antiterrorism Blacklist, Continuing Sanctions 21 Feb 2020 15:33 The world’s top antiterrorism monitoring group voted on Friday to keep Iran on its blacklist for failing to tackle terrorism financing at home, extending international sanctions at a time when the country had hoped to offset its struggling economy by doing …
  • All the light we cannot see 21 Feb 2020 15:11 Written by Ram Sarangan | New Delhi | Published: February 21, 2020 8:04:39 pm Mental health — everything that it implied — didn’t have much of a presence in my school. (Source: Getty Images) It begins when it feels like your heart is about to explode when …
  • India to import palm oil from Bangladesh 21 Feb 2020 15:06 India has issued about 70 licences for importing about five lakh tonnes of refined palm oil from three countries -- Bangladesh, Nepal and Indonesia, sources said. On January 8, the Indian government put curbs on imports of refined palm oil from Malaysia …
  • SC/ST Women Welfare Cell, ‘Mohalla Marshals’ on anvil: Delhi Min 21 Feb 2020 14:50 New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) Delhi Women and Child Development Minister Rajendra Pal Gautam on Friday said that the government was planning to establish SC/ST Women Welfare Cell and deploy ‘Mohalla Marshals’ across the city to ensure women’s safety. The …
  • Ivanka Trump, Jared Kushner to Accompany US President During India Visit: Govt Sources 21 Feb 2020 14:37 India 12:22 GMT 21.02.2020Get short URL New Delhi (Sputnik): The 36-hour visit will begin on 24 February, and, aside from bilateral talks, US President Donald Trump will address a huge gathering - the first by any foreign leader in India - in a large …
  • This is not only road connecting Delhi-Noida: Shaheen Bagh protesters tell interlocutors 21 Feb 2020 14:25 By: PTI | New Delhi | Published: February 21, 2020 7:35:46 pm Senior lawyers Sanjay Hegde and Sadhana Ramachandran, the apex court-appointed interlocutors, met the protesting women at a tent in the south Delhi neighbourhood. (ANI photo) Women protesters at …
  • Oppo blog: Oppo Find X2 coming on March 6? And what about that watch? 21 Feb 2020 14:17 Written by Shruti Dhapola | New Delhi | Published: February 21, 2020 6:02:51 pm Oppo Find X2 to make an appearance in March, and what will happen to that smartwatch. When is the Oppo Find X2 arriving? With coronavirus causing the untimely death of MWC 2020 …
  • GMR-Groupe ADP deal for airport business gets Competition Commission nod 21 Feb 2020 13:59 NEW DELHI: Competition Commission of India has given approval for GMR group's proposed 49 per cent stake sale in its airport business to France's Groupe ADP. The regulator's clearance is through the green channel, which allows for an automatic …
  • Uddhav meets PM Modi for first time since Sena-BJP split 21 Feb 2020 13:41 New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) Amid a growing rift between the Shiv Sena and its ideologically opposite alliance partners — Congress and the NCP, Sena chief and Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray met Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday. It was the …
  • The best Butter Chicken in India is in Delhi, I've been told: Marco Pierre White 21 Feb 2020 13:34 The world-renowned chef was recently on his Maiden visit to Delhi. (Photo designed by Gargi Singh) Marco Pierre White needs no introduction. He is known for winning Michelin stars, but better remembered for returning them. He earned a huge fan base in …
  • Delhi & Ahmedabad like to add extra butter to th... 21 Feb 2020 13:02 NEW DELHI: Delhi and Ahmedabad topped the list of seven metro cities in daily average consumption of 'added fat' in dishes such as dal fry, stuffed paratha and mutton biryani, while Hyderabad was at the bottom of the list according to a recent …
  • AgustaWestland case: ED, CBI opposes Christian Michel's bail pleas 21 Feb 2020 12:37 NEW DELHI: The CBI and the ED have told the Delhi High Court that Christian Michel, an alleged middleman arrested in connection with the AgustaWestland VVIP chopper scam cases, should not be granted bail as he has a nexus with influential people and can …
  • Clamour grows for new chief, Congress says CWC to take call 21 Feb 2020 12:29 New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) Clamour is growing within the Congress for appointment of a full time President with several leaders claiming a “leadership crisis” within the party but the party has rejected the charges. “I don’t think there is a ‘leadership …
  • Harsimrat Kaur Badal inaugurates Organic Food Festival 21 Feb 2020 12:15 New Delhi: The Organic Food festival would provide an opportunity to women entrepreneurs for capacity building and economic empowerment, said Food Processing Industries minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal. Inaugurating the 3-day long festival in New Delhi today …
  • Fashion Friday: Deepika's Meera vs Sara’s Zoe, who got the sartorial game right in Love Aaj Kal 21 Feb 2020 12:01 The rehashed version of Saif Ali Khan and Deepika Padukone-starrer Love Aaj Kal, titled (surprise) Love Aaj Kal, released last Friday. Kartik Aaryan steps into Saif's shoes and Sara Ali Khan into Deepika's. But Imtiaz Ali's new Love Aaj Kal, …
  • Explained: How Twitter is getting ready to tackle misinformation 21 Feb 2020 11:52 Written by Shruti Dhapola | New Delhi | Updated: February 21, 2020 4:45:37 pm Twitter has not officially confirmed when the labels will start rolling. (Express Photo) Twitter is testing out a new way to combat misinformation on the platform. It will start …
  • Netflix testing out access at Rs 5 only for the first month in India 21 Feb 2020 11:51 Written by Shruti Dhapola | New Delhi | Updated: February 21, 2020 4:36:39 pm New subscribers in India could soon see an offer to try out Netflix at just Rs 5 for the first month as part of a new promotional strategy. (Image source: Bloomberg) Netflix is …
  • CBSE Class 12 Psychology exam tomorrow, prepare as per new pattern: Check most important topics 21 Feb 2020 11:51 By: Education Desk | New Delhi | Published: February 21, 2020 3:35:01 pm CBSE Psychology class 12 exam on February 22. (PTI Photo) CBSE Psychology 2020: One of the major subjects for class 12 students preparing for Central Board of Secondary Examination ( …
  • Jamia Millia Islamia commences admission process for 2020-21 21 Feb 2020 11:51 By: Education Desk | New Delhi | Published: February 21, 2020 4:24:47 pm Interested candidate can apply through jmi.ac.in The Jamia Milia Islamia (JMI) has commenced admission process for various academic programmes. The admission is for various under …
  • 10 million Indians crowd Donald Trump's imagination now 21 Feb 2020 11:43 U.S. president says India is so going to spoil him with huge crowds that anything in America would seem small Washington: The number of people who will line the streets to welcome Donald Trump when he lands in India has just grown in the imagination of the …
  • Uttarakhand Chief Minister meets JP Nadda in Delhi 21 Feb 2020 11:33 New Delhi: Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat met Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president JP Nadda here on Friday. On Monday, Rawat visited the National Police Memorial here and paid floral tribute to the policemen who laid down their lives on …
  • Trump visits India amid burgeoning defense ties 21 Feb 2020 11:31 From the moment Air Force One carrying US President Donald J. Trump touches down in India on February 24 for a two-day visit, he will be treated to top-notch Indian hospitality and ceremonial pomp, in line with the extravagance showered by Prime Minister …
  • Gargi case: Maliwal, students discuss future course of action 21 Feb 2020 11:18 New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) The meeting between the the students of Delhi University’s all girls Gargi College and the Delhi Commission of Women chief Swati Maliwal concluded on Friday. A further course of action regarding the probe in the alleged incident of …
  • Fit India: Do 30 squats, walk away with free platform ticket 21 Feb 2020 11:18 New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) Want to remain fit and also save some bucks in the process? Well, the Railways has come up with a novel way to promote the ‘Fit India’ movement by installing squat machines at the Anand Vihar railway station here to dispense free …
  • FATF- Now China, Saudi Arabia set new deadline for Pakistan - Oneindia News 21 Feb 2020 11:17 India oi-Vicky Nanjappa | Published: Thursday, February 20, 2020, 7:57 [IST] New Delhi, Feb 20: In a major development, China has joined India and the US to send a strong message to Pakistan to act on terror funding. Saudi Arabia too has joined the above …
  • Jamia violence: New CCTV videos show protesters pelting stones at police personnel 21 Feb 2020 11:07 Image Source : PTI Jamia violence: New CCTV videos show protesters pelting stones Some new CCTV videos purportedly of the December 15 violence at the Jamia Millia Islamia surfaced on social media on Thursday, in which some people can be seen throwing …
  • Here is how you can get free platform ticket at this Delhi station 21 Feb 2020 10:59 By: Trends Desk | New Delhi | Published: February 21, 2020 3:43:12 pm Viewed over one lakh times, the video has prompted several reactions online with many lauding the initiative. Travellers in Delhi now have an interesting way of getting fit as well as …
  • Puma launches new collection made from recycled plastic 21 Feb 2020 10:57 NEW DELHI : Sportswear brand Puma on Friday announced the launch of a new collection made entirely from recycled plastic. The brand has partnered with recycling firm First Mile to co-create the collection which consists of shoes and apparel made from …
  • India hitting US very hard on trade; will 'talk business' with Modi: Trump 21 Feb 2020 10:48 India has been hitting the US "very hard" on trade with high tariffs for many years, Donald Trump complained ahead of his first visit to the country during which the President said he will "talk business" with Prime Minister Narendra …
  • NDMC revokes suspension of The Park hotel's trade licence 21 Feb 2020 10:36 New Delhi: The New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) on Friday revoked the suspension of the trade licence of The Park hotel in Lutyen's Delhi. The civic body had suspended the trade licence after the five-star hotel's Fire Safety Certificate and …
  • ICC open to talks on new events amid India opposition, according to sources 21 Feb 2020 10:34 By: Reuters | New Delhi | Published: February 21, 2020 3:10:47 pm India cricket team during the 2019 ICC World Cup. (Source: File Photo) The International Cricket Council (ICC) is open to talks with member countries on its proposed events for the 2023-31 …
  • Indian IT Professionals Call for Discussions on Visa Restrictions During US President Trump's Visit 21 Feb 2020 10:22 India 09:25 GMT 21.02.2020Get short URL New Delhi (Sputnik): US President Donald Trump is scheduled to make his first visit to India on 24 February. During the two-day trip several strategic issues like trade, defence, security and intellectual property …
  • Muslims in India rush to collect documents amid anxiety over citizen registry 21 Feb 2020 10:12 Ever since Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government passed a controversial citizenship law in December, many Indian Muslims have been in a state of heightened alert. The law has fueled anxiety that the government’s next step will be to conduct a long- …
  • Prez, PM Modi extend greetings on Maha Shivratri 21 Feb 2020 10:11 New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) President Ram Nath Kovind, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi and others on Friday wished the people on the occasion of Maha Shivratri. Extending his greetings to the people, President Kovind tweeted: “ …
  • IIT Delhi launches master’s in cognitive science and economics 21 Feb 2020 10:02 New Delhi: The Indian Institute of Technology Delhi (IIT-D), said today that it has launched two new master’s programs in the department of humanities and social sciences. The institute said it is launching an M.Sc. in Economics and an M.Sc. in Cognitive …
  • DGCA introduces tests to check pilots for psychoactive substances 21 Feb 2020 10:01 NEW DELHI: In an attempt to ensure that pilots flying your planes or ATC officers guiding them are not high on dope or other such drugs, the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) to has ordered to now test flight crew and air traffic controllers ( …
  • UN accepts India’s proposal to save three endangered species 21 Feb 2020 09:45 India's proposal to include the critically-endangered Asian elephant and two large species of birds -- Great Indian Bustard and Bengal Florican -- in the UN Convention on Migratory (CMS) Species, was unanimously accepted. The proposal to facilitates …
  • Samsung confident Z Flip won’t cannibalise sales of Galaxy S20 Ultra In India 21 Feb 2020 09:38 Written by Anuj Bhatia | New Delhi | Updated: February 21, 2020 3:06:28 pm A lot is riding on the success of the Galaxy Z Flip. This is Samsung’s second shot at making the perfect foldable smartphone. (Express photo by Anuj Bhatia) Samsung is so bullish …
  • Check out Snapchat’s new lens, which will turn the ground into a lava pit 21 Feb 2020 09:38 By: Tech Desk | New Delhi | Updated: February 21, 2020 3:00:03 pm Snapchat’s new lens will turn the ground into a lava pit and another will leave it covered in water. (Image credit: Snapchat) Snapchat is known for its Lens or filters, which can add …
  • IIT-Delhi launches MSc Economics and MSc Cognitive Science 21 Feb 2020 09:37 By: Education Desk | New Delhi | Published: February 21, 2020 1:37:30 pm IIT Delhi campus Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi has launched two full-time master’s programmes — MSc in Cognitive Science and MSc in Economics. The sessions will begin …
  • ICMAI CA term-end exams result December 2019 today, check passing marks 21 Feb 2020 09:37 By: Education Desk | New Delhi | Updated: February 21, 2020 2:43:26 pm ICMAI result: Check at icmai.in (Representational image) ICMAI term-end exams result December 2019: The Institute of Cost Accountants of India (ICMAI) declared the result for the term- …
  • Shopowner shot dead by bike borne-assailants in Delhi 21 Feb 2020 09:12 New Delhi: A shop-owner was shot dead by unknown assailants under Fatehpur Beri police station in the national capital on Thursday night, police said here Friday. The helper of the man killed was also injured in the attack. The deceased has been identified …
  • Prez Trump now says 10 million people to welcome him in Ahmedabad 21 Feb 2020 09:06 US President Donald Trump has made yet another tall claim about the size of the crowd that will welcome him in Ahmedabad, saying Prime Minister Narendra Modi has told him that there will 10 million people to greet him on his arrival for his maiden visit to …
  • Journalist, Writer Yashica Dutt feels proud of being a Dalit 21 Feb 2020 09:04 Today, Yashica Dutt is a noted writer and journalist. She is making an attempt to understand the problems and difficulties she faced during her childhood. Yashica belongs to the Dalit community and feels pride in being a Dalit. Sometimes she thinks whether …
  • Sisodia demands Delhi’s share in central taxes 21 Feb 2020 09:02 New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Friday met Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and demanded the Union Territory’s share in central taxes and funds for Delhi municipal corporation. This is Delhi government’s …
  • Asia’s biggest LGBTI job fair is here! 21 Feb 2020 09:02 New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANSlife) Delhi is soon going to host its first and Asia’s biggest LGBTI Conference, Job Fair and Marketplace, called RISE (Reimagining Inclusion for Social Equity). The second edition of RISE will be held at hotel The Lalit, New Delhi …
  • Bite-size trips, conscious dining score big in Gen-Z travel 21 Feb 2020 09:02 New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANSlife) From the rise of minimalist getaways to vegan-friendly food experiences, travellers are seeking more unique, transformative and unforgettable experiences they are willing to pay for. As per a recent Airbnb survey, about 58 per …
  • India’s 1st wine in a can 21 Feb 2020 09:02 New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANSlife) The canned wine market is worth US$70 million in the United States which is up by 70 percent in 2018, according to Nielsen data. The report also states it has increased by 125 percent in the UK and is now worth over £3.6 …
  • Asian Wrestling C’Ships: Vinesh to fight for bronze 21 Feb 2020 09:02 New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) Asian Games gold medallist Vinesh Phogat lost to her Japanese rival Mayu Mukaida in the quarter final of the women’s 53 kg category at the Asian Wrestling Championships in New Delhi on Friday. Vinesh will now face Thi Ly Kieu of …
  • Cowboys vs. Indians: Republicans Pressure Trump to Fight for Access to India's Agricultural Sector 21 Feb 2020 08:38 India 06:23 GMT 21.02.2020Get short URL New Delhi (Sputnik): Trade relations between India and the US have been on a slippery slope ever since Washington withdrew trade privileges for New Delhi under the Generalised System of Preferences (GSP) affecting …
  • ICC open to talks on new events amid India opposition - source 21 Feb 2020 08:27 NEW DELHI: The International Cricket Council (ICC) is open to talks with member countries on its proposed events for the 2023-31 period, a source at the global governing body told Reuters, an approach that could head off a clash with financial powerhouse …
  • 'Namaste Trump': How India is gearing up to welcome US President 21 Feb 2020 08:27 Ahead of US President Donald Trump’s visit, artists at work in Ahmedabad on Tuesday. (Express photo by Javed Raja) Ahead of US President Donald Trump’s visit to India on February 24, extensive preparations are underway. Trump, who will be in India for two …
  • Ivanka, Jared Kushner to accompany Donald Trump, Melania to India 21 Feb 2020 08:27 Ivanka Trump, left, first lady Melania Trump (R) and President Donald Trump. (AP/File) US President Donald Trump and wife Melania Trump, who are visiting India on February 24-25, will be accompanied by daughter Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner. Ivanka …
  • Delhi deputy CM Manish Sisodia meets Nirmala Sitharaman, demands city's share in Central taxes 21 Feb 2020 08:11 By PTI NEW DELHI: Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Friday met Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and demanded Delhi's share in central taxes, which he said would help speed up cleaning the Yamuna and make arrangements for sufficient …
  • Delhi Metro: Services at Yellow Line resume after brief halt 21 Feb 2020 06:54 New Delhi: Yellow line of the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC), running from Delhi Haat INA to Huda City Centre, resumed after a brief halt on Friday. Due to the inadvertent delay, several passengers remained stranded on the metro platform at the peak …
  • List of sports events affected by new virus from China 21 Feb 2020 05:28 ATHLETICS World indoor championships in Nanjing from March 13-15 postponed to March 2021. Hong Kong Marathon on Feb. 9 cancelled. Asian indoor championships in Hangzhou from Feb. 12-13 cancelled. Tokyo Marathon on March 1: Restricted to elite runners. AUTO …
  • In love with Delhi, its people and positivity 21 Feb 2020 05:27 Express News Service NEW DELHI: The recent four-day India Design (ID) event held at NSIC Okhla Grounds was a visual delight — the colourful facades of various pavilions totally transformed the aesthetics of the environment. Thanks to the British designer …
  • Delhi's National Museum drops meat items from event menu 21 Feb 2020 04:26 By Express News Service NEW DELHI: A media report revealed that the National Museum in Delhi has barred “meat dishes” from being served at the ongoing Historical Gastronomica - The Indus Dining Experience, a week-long exhibition-cum-event on culinary …
  • National Green Tribunal seeks report on five thousand e-waste sites in Delhi 21 Feb 2020 04:26 By Express News Service NEW DELHI: The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Thursday directed the Delhi Pollution Control Committee (DPCC) and Uttar Pradesh State Pollution Control Board (UPPCB) to submit a fresh report on a plea alleging that 5,000 illegal e- …
  • Delhi air quality remains ‘very poor’ for second consecutive day 21 Feb 2020 04:04 New Delhi: The pollution level in Delhi remained in the very poor category for the second consecutive day with the Air Quality Index crossing 300 mark in the morning on Tuesday, said Centre-run System of Air Quality and Weather Forecasting And Research ( …
  • Rare surgery to remove tumour gives Afghan woman new lease of life in Delhi 21 Feb 2020 02:19 By Express News Service NEW DELHI: For 70-year-old Afghan national Firoza Sarwari, Indian doctors proved to be a God-send, who successfully removed a one-kg tumour from her chest in a complicated surgery. Sarwari was suffering from a rare form of tumour in …
  • Delhi High Court lawyers skip work to protest judge’s transfer 21 Feb 2020 02:19 By Express News Service NEW DELHI: Lawyers of Delhi High Court abstained from work on Thursday in protest against the transfer of Justice S Muralidhar to the Punjab and Haryana High Court. The Delhi High Court Bar Association (DHCBA) also expressed shock …
  • Deferring non-AGR dues new option on govt table 21 Feb 2020 02:03 NEW DELHI: The government is working on all options, including deferring carrier dues other than adjusted gross revenue (AGR) liabilities, to ensure Vodafone Idea isn’t forced to close, the sector remains viable and no jobs are lost, said a top government …
  • National survey to estimate poverty with new metrics 21 Feb 2020 01:48 NEW DELHI: In a major exercise to estimate poverty, a nation-wide survey has been launched to capture household accessibility to amenities including nutrition, drinking water, housing and cooking fuel. The exercise is likely to help India arrive at poverty …
  • International Trademark Association’s Upcoming New York... 21 Feb 2020 00:52 The International Trademark Association will look at brands and their relation to sustainability, technology, politics, and other timely issues at its 2020 New York Conference—Brands in Society: Their Influence and Responsibility. NEW YORK (PRWEB) February …
  • Hesitation in Delhi over Assam panel report, so CM will accept it 21 Feb 2020 00:43 Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal and Union Home Minister Amit Shah, in New Delhi. (Photo: PTI) Ten days after the Centre-appointed high-level committee finalised its report on implementation of Clause 6 of the Assam Accord, the government has agreed …
  • Delhi: Four new clips of rioters storming Jamia Millia Islamia library with stones emerge 21 Feb 2020 00:19
  • Melania to attend happiness class at Delhi govt school 20 Feb 2020 22:24 Melania Trump will attend the class on Tuesday. US First Lady Melania Trump will visit a Delhi government school during her brief visit to the capital next week, sources said. She is expected to attend a happiness curriculum class on Tuesday, and Chief …
  • Dec 16 Delhi rape convict seeks treatment for schizophrenia 20 Feb 2020 22:24 Written by Anand Mohan J | New Delhi | Published: February 21, 2020 1:56:39 am Vinay Sharma is a convict in the December 2012 gangrape-murder case. Convict Vinay Sharma, on death row in the December 2012 gangrape-murder case, has moved a Delhi court …
  • Building in Delhi’s Munirka tilts: ‘Heard shouts at 4 am and rushed outside’ 20 Feb 2020 22:22 Written by Abhinav Rajput | New Delhi | Updated: February 21, 2020 3:19:50 am People stare at the tilted building in Munirka on Thursday. (Express Photo: Gajendra Yadav) On the pavement next to the main gate of the JNU campus Thursday, several families who …
  • Delhi: Residents evacuated after building in Munirka tilts 20 Feb 2020 22:22 Written by Abhinav Rajput | New Delhi | Updated: February 21, 2020 3:16:54 am Officials said the building, which has tilted 8 inches, was built in violation of civic body rules. (Express Photo: Gajendra Yadav) Panic broke out in South Delhi’s Munirka early …
  • Delhi: Protest at Jantar Mantar against imposition of PSA on political leaders in Kashmir 20 Feb 2020 22:22 New Delhi | Updated: February 21, 2020 3:40:45 am A protest and talk session after 200 days of lockdown of Kashmir, at Jantar Mantar on Thursday. (Express Photo by Abhinav Saha) Written by Armond Feffer Dozens gathered at Jantar Mantar Thursday to protest …
  • Delhi: Cops suspect gang rivalry behind Rohini murder 20 Feb 2020 22:22 Written by Jignasa Sinha | New Delhi | Updated: February 21, 2020 3:42:15 am Police believe a total of eight persons are involved in the murder and said no arrest has been made so far. (Representational photo) A day after a 26-year-old man was shot dead by …
  • Fighting adversities, Delhi duo ready for New Delhi Marathon 20 Feb 2020 22:13 The story of Varda Harneja and Vinay Jani, who are gearing up to take part in the IDBI Federal Life Insurance New Delhi Marathon is quite similar. It is widely believed that if someone puts their soul into running, running never leaves them and takes them …
  • Kejriwal government to hold meeting with experts on Delhi air pollution next week 20 Feb 2020 19:28 By PTI NEW DELHI: The Delhi government will meet experts next week to outline an action plan to combat air pollution in the city, Environment Minister Gopal Rai said on Thursday. The Washington University, which has been engaged by the government to …
  • Trump's India visit: Delhi Police start ramping up CCTV cover along routes to be taken by US President 20 Feb 2020 19:28 By PTI NEW DELHI: All routes leading to Hotel ITC Maurya, where President Donald Trump is likely to stay, and the places he is likely to visit in the national capital will be under heavy CCTV surveillance, officials said on Thursday. The police have …
  • AAP govt expedite opening of new Mohalla Clinics 20 Feb 2020 19:06 New Delhi: Delhi Health Minister Satyendar Jain on Thursday conducted a high-level review meeting and directed the health department officials to expedite work related to the opening of new Mohalla Clinics. He also instructed the department officials to …