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  • None July 28, 2021 12:33 am New Delhi [India], July 27 (ANI): Minister of State for Home Affairs Nityanand Rai on Tuesday, in a written reply to Lok Sabha over the inclusion of Khasi language in the Eighth Schedule of the Constitution, said that it is difficult to fix any criteria …
  • Health Ministers' meeting on Traditional Medicine July 28, 2021 12:31 am New Delhi [India], July 27 (ANI): The Ministry of AYUSH is on the go to present the success of the Indian System of Medicine in mitigation of COVID-19 pandemic at BRICS Health Ministers' Meeting on Traditional Medicine. The ministry in a statement said …
  • Rakesh Asthana is new Delhi Police Commissioner July 28, 2021 12:30 am Rakesh Asthana, a senior IPS officer of Gujarat cadre, was appointed as the Commissioner of Delhi Police on Tuesday. According to a Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) order, Asthana, currently serving as Director General of the Border Security Force (BSF), …
  • India will continue to extend assistance to Sudan July 28, 2021 12:17 am New York [US], July 28 (ANI): India will continue to extend all possible assistance to the Sudan government and its people as they move ahead to consolidate the gains made in the last three years, said the country's Ambassador to United Nations. The …
  • New CM for K'taka likely to be announced today; crucial party meet at 7PM [details] July 27, 2021 11:51 pm B.S. Yediyurappa hangs his boots as BJP Govt completes 2 years in Karnataka The BJP high command is likely to announce the new candidate for the post of the chief minister of Karnataka after the legislature party meeting on Tuesday, sources said. They …
  • Mirabai Chanu gets swanky new office as Assistant Superintendent of Police; CM Biren Singh shows her in July 27, 2021 11:50 pm Cancelling Olympics an option if Covid situation worsens Olympic silver medallist Mirabai Chanu was accorded a hero's welcome on her return to Manipur on Tuesday. On Saturday, the diminutive lifter had opened India's account at the ongoing Tokyo …
  • Who is Delhi Police Commissioner; ex-CBI special director Rakesh Asthana now top cop July 27, 2021 11:49 pm LG grants Delhi Police special detention power to apprehend anyone The Centre on Tuesday appointed former Special Director of Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), Rakesh Asthana, as the new Commissioner of Delhi Police. The Ministry of Home Affairs said …
  • India's COVID-19 tally rises to 31,440,951 July 27, 2021 11:41 pm News / World / India's COVID-19 tally rises to 31,440,951 NEW DELHI, India — India’s COVID-19 tally rose to 31,440,951 on Tuesday as 29,689 new cases were registered during the past 24 hours across the country, showed the federal health …
  • Islamabad Refutes Indian Media Reports of EU Withdrawing Pakistan's GSP+ Status July 27, 2021 11:31 pm World 23:08 GMT 27.07.2021(updated 23:12 GMT 27.07.2021) Get short URL NEW DELHI (Sputnik) - The Pakistani Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Tuesday denied Indian media reports claiming that the European Parliament was set to withdraw Islamabad's GSP+ ( …
  • Delhi confidential: Poll Huddle July 27, 2021 11:26 pm With the BJP already in an election mode, party MPs from election-bound Uttar Pradesh are all set to have brain-storming sessions. The MPs will have meetings on Wednesday and Thursday during which they would be given advices and directions from the central …
  • House at a halt, PM says Cong behind it, tells MPs ‘expose’ Opp July 27, 2021 11:24 pm A week after he termed the Congress as a party that has not been able to digest the BJP’s success, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday blamed the Opposition party for the continuing disruptions in Parliament. According to sources in the BJP, Modi, …
  • Blinken’s visit to prepare ground for Quad summit; Afghan situation on talks agenda July 27, 2021 11:24 pm US Secretary of State Antony J Blinken arrived in New Delhi on Tuesday on a brief visit that is expected to lay the groundwork for the Quad leaders’ summit later this year in the US, which Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to attend. Modi is …
  • Hotel occupancies rise as leisure travel revives July 27, 2021 10:34 pm Occupancies in these cities stood at 30-32 per cent in the month of June, which was 12-14 per cent higher than the occupancies in May Mumbai: Hotel occupancy in all the major cities witnessed a month-on-month increase in June with the revival in leisure …
  • Masala time: New York now has better food than London July 27, 2021 10:25 pm Butter chicken at Adda. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Zack DeZonIt’s something I’ve suspected for several years and suggested sotto voce to friends, but now can say out loud: New York City has better Indian food than London. I say this after a few …
  • China's aggression & LAC standoff on Blinken's India agenda as US officials tour Asia July 27, 2021 10:21 pm China's rise and its aggressive global ambitions, including the ongoing Line of Actual Control (LAC) standoff in Ladakh, will be among key items on US Secretary of State Anthony Blinken's agenda when he meets his Indian counterpart S Jaishankar and …
  • Why POTUS won’t touch Putin’s dirty money July 27, 2021 9:26 pm With help from Andrew Desiderio and Lara Seligman. Welcome to the second edition of our second week here at National Security Daily, POLITICO’s newsletter on the global events roiling Washington and keeping the administration up at night. I’m Nahal Toosi, …
  • Evaluating India’s options in Afghanistan July 27, 2021 9:23 pm With the West done with Afghanistan, New Delhi needs to adopt a layered approach in finding a political solution It is not a coincidence that the United States is exiting Afghanistan at the same time that the focus of its foreign policy is shifting to East …
  • Koo app calls on users to apply for its yellow-tick verification system July 27, 2021 9:06 pm New Delhi: Following the furore over Twitter's blue tick verification applications and the selection criteria, Indian microblogging platform Koo is calling on users to apply for Eminence, it's yellow tick verification mechanism on the platform. Koo …
  • ShareChat nears $3B valuation, Grofers plans express deliveries July 27, 2021 9:06 pm ShareChat, the social media platform that’s available in 15 Indic languages, is now worth close to $3 billion after raising funds from Temasek and Moore Strategic Ventures. Also in this letter: 🛒 Grofers joins express delivery rush ⚖️ Flipkart moves SC to …
  • Church to help large families in Kerala July 27, 2021 9:03 pm To counter the demographic decline of the Syro-Malabar community, the Diocese of Pala will provide financial support to couples with five children. Those with at least four children will also receive other forms of aid. These families are among the most …
  • China Eyes Afghanistan as US Exits July 27, 2021 8:58 pm Commentary On July 8, President Joe Biden officially posited that the U.S. “military mission in Afghanistan will conclude on August 31”—retracting from the earlier plan of drawing down the forces by Sept. 11 (20th anniversary of 9/11). Biden’s move …
  • Rolex Rings raises Rs 219 crore from anchor investors ahead of IPO July 27, 2021 8:55 pm New Delhi: Auto-components maker Rolex Rings Ltd on Tuesday said it has collected a little over Rs 219 crore from anchor investors, ahead of its initial share sale, which will open for public subscription on Wednesday. The company has decided to allocate …
  • IIFL Finance Q1 results: Net profit jumps multi-fold to Rs 266 cr July 27, 2021 8:55 pm New Delhi: on Tuesday reported a 735 per cent jump in consolidated net profit at Rs 265.82 crore for the quarter ended June on healthy growth in its loan portfolios. It had posted a net profit of Rs 31.84 crore in the year-ago quarter. Total income during …
  • Granules India Q1 results: Net profit up 8% to Rs 120 crore July 27, 2021 8:55 pm New Delhi: Drug firm on Tuesday reported an 8 per cent rise in its consolidated net profit to Rs 120 crore for the quarter ended June 30, 2021. The company had posted a net profit of Rs 111 crore for the corresponding period of the previous fiscal, …
  • Ramco Cements Q1 results: Net profit up 46% to Rs 172 crore July 27, 2021 8:55 pm New Delhi: The Ramco Cements Ltd on Tuesday reported a 46.10 per cent increase in consolidated net profit at Rs 171.67 crore for the quarter ended June, helped by growth in sales The company had posted a net profit of Rs 117.50 crore during the April-June …
  • Torrent Pharma Q1 results: Net profit up 2.8% to Rs 330 cr July 27, 2021 8:55 pm New Delhi: Drug firm Torrent Pharmaceuticals on Tuesday reported a 2.8 percent rise in its consolidated net profit to Rs 330 crore for the quarter ended in June. The company had posted a net profit of Rs 321 crore for the corresponding period of the …
  • IRB Infrastructure Developers completes Rs 381.63 crore fundraising July 27, 2021 8:55 pm New Delhi: on Tuesday said it has completed a total fundraising of Rs 381.63 crore, with a Rs 194.63-crore investment in its sponsored IRB Infrastructure Trust. IRB Infrastructure Trust was jointly launched by the company and Singapore-based GIC Affiliates …
  • Merrill Lynch Markets Singapore pays Rs 25.35 lakh to Sebi to settle case July 27, 2021 8:55 pm New Delhi: Merrill Lynch Markets Singapore Pte Ltd has settled a case pertaining to incorrect reporting of offshore derivative Instruments (ODI) in monthly reports filed with capital markets regulator Sebi. Merrill Lynch Markets Singapore paid Rs 25.35 …
  • 30 Delhi govt schools to be affiliated to city education board July 27, 2021 8:53 pm Thirty Delhi government schools will be affiliated to the Delhi Board of School Education (DBSE) in the academic session 2021-22, the Delhi government said Tuesday. This will include 20 Schools of Specialised Excellence (SoSE) which will be launched in the …
  • US Secretary of State holds conversation with Nepal PM July 27, 2021 8:43 pm Kathmandu [Nepal], July 27 (ANI): US Secretary of State Antony Blinken held a telephonic conversation with Nepal's newly appointed Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba as he starts his two-day visit to neighbouring India. "Secretary of State Antony J …
  • Jackson Café reopens with creative, nutritious lunches July 27, 2021 8:31 pm At the dawn of 2020, shortly before the pandemic forced Vivalon’s Jackson Café in San Rafael to close, Marin County resident and catering veteran Stacy Scott and Chuck Ciaccio, her husband and business partner, were appointed culinary director and kitchen …
  • Google Cloud to launch new region in Melbourne July 27, 2021 8:18 pm Image: Google Google Cloud has announced the launch of a new cloud region in Melbourne as part of continued expansion plans to support customers in Australia, particularly those in government and financial sectors. The Melbourne region marks the second …
  • 263 passengers penalised for Covid norm violations on Delhi Metro July 27, 2021 8:17 pm By PTI NEW DELHI: The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) said it recorded around 16.9 lakh passenger journeys till 8 pm on Tuesday, after trains were allowed to run with full seating capacity. Journey or line utilisation is calculated by the number of …
  • BJP names Basavaraj Bommai as new Karnataka CM, oath ceremony on Wednesday July 27, 2021 7:54 pm The BJP on Tuesday named Basavaraj Bommai as new Karnataka Chief Minister. Bommai, who is considered to be a confidante of outgoing Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa, was the home minister of the state.  Bommai, who joined the BJP in 2008, belongs to the …
  • Blinken on important India visit to boost ties July 27, 2021 7:47 pm New Delhi, Jul 27 (EFE).- The United States’ Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Tuesday arrived in India for a visit that includes discussions on the security situation in Afghanistan, climate change and an alliance to counter the growing Chinese …
  • Brazil suspends import permit for Bharat Biotech's... July 27, 2021 7:41 pm  27 Jul 2021 - 19:31 FILE PHOTO: Indian Health Minister Harsh Vardhan holds a dose of Bharat Biotech's COVID-19 vaccine called COVAXIN, during a vaccination campaign at All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) hospital in New Delhi, India, …
  • SC slams WB govt for not uploading correct data on orphans July 27, 2021 7:28 pm New Delhi [India], July 27 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Tuesday slammed the West Bengal government for not uploading correct information of children who were orphaned during the COVID-19 pandemic since March 2020. A Bench of Justice L Nageswara Rao and …
  • MP ties up with UNESCO for heritage development of Gwalior, Orchha July 27, 2021 7:28 pm The Madhya Pradesh government has joined hands with UNESCO for heritage-based sustainable urban development of its Gwalior and Orchha cities. The UNESCO is collaborating with the state Tourism Department on its 2011 recommendation on the historic urban …
  • US top diplomat Blinken arrives in India July 27, 2021 7:18 pm US Secretary of State Antony Blinken landed in India on Tuesday, and is expected to discuss human rights, China and Afghanistan with the country's leaders.  The top US diplomat will meet with Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Foreign Minister …
  • NMCG, CSE launch capacity building initiative on 'Making Wa July 27, 2021 7:09 pm New Delhi [India], July 27 (ANI): With an aim to improve river's health and flow, a new capacity-building initiative on 'Making Water Sensitive Cities in Ganga Basin' was launched by National Mission for Clean Ganga (NMCG) in collaboration with …
  • Delhi logs 77 fresh COVID cases July 27, 2021 7:08 pm New Delhi [India], July 27 (ANI): As many as 77 fresh COVID-19 cases, 42 recoveries and two deaths were reported in the national capital in the last 24 hours, as per the Delhi Health Department on Tuesday. With 70,248 tests conducted, the case positivity …
  • Rakesh Asthana appointed new Delhi Police chief July 27, 2021 7:06 pm Four days before his retirement, the central government Tuesday appointed 1984-batch Gujarat cadre IPS officer Rakesh Asthana as the new Delhi Police Commissioner until July 31, 2022. Just 27 days ago, Balaji Srivastava, an IPS officer of the 1988 AGMUT- …
  • BJP names Basavaraj Bommai as new chief minister of Karnataka July 27, 2021 6:59 pm The BJP legislature party on Tuesday chose Basavaraj Bommai, the 61-year old leader and home minister in the outgoing cabinet, as the new chief minister. Outgoing chief minister BS Yediyurappa proposed Bommai's name, and the BJP MLAs endorsed the …
  • Trade, security on agenda as Antony Blinken meets PM Modi on Wednesday July 27, 2021 6:56 pm India and the US will on Wednesday hold bilateral discussions and focus on wide-ranging issues including security, trade and investment, Indo-Pacific engagement as well as health care. US Secretary of State Antony Blinken will meet External Affairs …
  • Three Nigerians Arrested With Drugs Worth Over N118million In India July 27, 2021 6:34 pm Three Nigerians have been arrested in separate raids in India with drugs worth over N118million recovered from them. The police team raided a house in Yelahanka, Bengaluru on Tuesday, July 27, and seized drugs worth of Rs 55 lakhs from a Nigerian national …
  • Blinken in India for talks dominated by Afghan turmoil, China July 27, 2021 6:29 pm NEW DELHI: Top US diplomat Antony Blinken arrived Tuesday (Jul 27) in India for talks dominated by turmoil in Afghanistan and common worries about China, while also touching on New Delhi's rights record. Blinken, in his first India visit as secretary …
  • Basavaraj Bommai will be the new Chief Minister of Karnataka July 27, 2021 6:28 pm In a choice that underlined a keenness to protect the Lingayat vote base rather than indulge in risky experiments, the BJP on Tuesday chose 61-year-old Basavaraj Bommai as the next Chief Minister of Karnataka. Significantly, Mr. Bommai, who joined the BJP …
  • 30 govt schools in Delhi to come under newly formed education board from 2021-22 session July 27, 2021 6:23 pm The newly formed Delhi Board of School Education (DBSE) will affiliate 30 government schools from the 2021-22 academic session, Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia announced on Tuesday. Sisodia, who also holds the education portfolio, said the government …
  • Bangladesh envoy to India urges infrastructure development in border areas July 27, 2021 5:58 pm Bangladesh's High Commissioner to India Mohammad Imran wants infrastructure development in border areas of Bangladesh and India to maintain regular communication and facilitate movement of passengers and goods. He said this to India's Land Port …
  • US excited to expand strong, growing India-US partnership July 27, 2021 5:57 pm Washington [US], July 27 (ANI): Referring to the arrival of US State Secretary Anthony Blinken on his two-day visit to India, State Department spokesperson Ned Price said that America is excited to expand the strong and growing India-US partnership. " …
  • Govt is taking all legal steps in Cairn Energy case July 27, 2021 5:57 pm New Delhi [India], July 27 (ANI): Minister of State (MoS) Finance Pankaj Chaudhary on Tuesday said that India is taking all appropriate legal steps to protect its interest in the Cairn Energy arbitration case. "For handling enforcement proceedings, an …
  • AIADMK leaders call on Amit Shah to hand over a memorandum of Tamil Nadu related issues July 27, 2021 5:46 pm By PTI NEW DELHI/ CHENNAI: AIADMK's top leaders O Panneerselvam and K Palaniswami on Tuesday called on Union Home Minister Amit Shah and handed over a memorandum of Tamil Nadu related issues. Speaking to reporters in Delhi after visiting Shah, …
  • FACT CHECK: Does This Image Show Danish Siddiqui’s Funeral? July 27, 2021 5:44 pm An image shared on Facebook allegedly shows the funeral of Reuters photojournalist Danish Siddiqui. Verdict: False The photo actually shows a 2019 religious celebration in Bangladesh. Fact Check: Siddiqui, a Pulitzer Prize-winning photojournalist, was …
  • India’s Kotak Mahindra Bank Q1 Profit After Tax Up By 32 Percent At $220 Million July 27, 2021 5:29 pm NEW DELHI — Indian private sector lender Kotak Mahindra Bank, on July 26, reported a 32 percent jump in its Profit After Tax for its first quarter ended June 30 to INR 1,642 crore ($220.4 million). The Profit After Tax was INR 1,244 crore ($167 million) in …
  • After Three Surgeries, 60-Year-Old Gets New Life With 3D Printed Hip Implant July 27, 2021 5:29 pm GURUGRAM, India — A custom-made 3D printed hip implant, said to be the largest in India, has been successfully implanted on a 60-year-old Tanzanian patient who had a damaged pelvic bone. The implantation was done by the doctors at a hospital in the …
  • RBI's communication key to handling excess liquidity, says StanChart's Sahay July 27, 2021 5:10 pm NEW DELHI: Over the last few weeks, a conundrum has resurfaced for the Reserve Bank of India -- how to keep the liquidity surplus in the banking system from ballooning past a point that would be difficult to tackle in the future. Standard Chartered Bank…
  • Afghanistan: What does NATO withdrawal mean for India? July 27, 2021 5:08 pm The final stages of the withdrawal of US-led foreign forces from Afghanistan, coupled with the Taliban's sweeping offensive, have forced regional stakeholders to recalibrate their position in the war-torn country.    One of those stakeholders is India …
  • Grey market premium hits crazy levels; time to turn cautious? July 27, 2021 5:07 pm NEW DELHI: Amid the euphoria in the primary market, the grey market premiums for forthcoming listings have shot to spectacular levels, so much so dealers are now suggesting investors to be cautious. Dealers in the market in unlisted shares said grey market …
  • Online Admissions Process at Delhi University has Begun July 27, 2021 5:04 pm The online admission process for the University of Delhi, also known as Delhi University, began on July 26. The online registration window will also make it easier to apply for the Delhi University Entrance Test (DUET), PhD, and MPhil programmes, in …
  • Delhi riots: Police opposes Umar Khalid's bail plea, says it will show 'prima facie' case July 27, 2021 5:04 pm Delhi Police has opposed the bail plea of former Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) student leader Umar Khalid, arrested under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act in the northeast Delhi riots conspiracy case, saying it will show 'prima facie' …
  • Hip-hop duo Seedhe Maut selected for YouTube's 2021 Class of Foundry  July 27, 2021 3:39 pm By PTI NEW DELHI: Hip-hop act Seedhe Maut has made it to the 2021 class of Foundry, YouTube's global artist development programme. The Delhi-based duo, comprising Siddhant Sharma aka Calm and Abhijay Negi aka Encore ABJ, is among the 27 artists …
  • 381 mm rainfall in Delhi this month highest for July in 18 years: IMD July 27, 2021 3:35 pm By PTI NEW DELHI:  Monsoon may have arrived late in Delhi, but it is inundating the capital now. The city has recorded 381 mm rainfall so far this month, the highest for July since 2003 and the second-highest ever. The Safdarjung Observatory, which …
  • Passenger carrying bullets in luggage held at Delhi airport July 27, 2021 3:35 pm By PTI NEW DELHI: A passenger bound for Darbhanga in Bihar was apprehended by the CISF at the Delhi international airport for allegedly carrying two live bullets in his luggage, officials said on Tuesday. They said the man and his wife were supposed to …
  • Why Are India and the U.S. Sparring Over a $110 Million Mumbai Mansion? July 27, 2021 3:32 pm MUMBAI — Earlier this year, when Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken was up for confirmation in Washington, he was hit with a strange question about a piece of property 8,000 miles away on the Arabian Sea. Lincoln House, a former maharajah’s palace and U. …
  • Call For Entries Now Open For Lexus Design Award India 2022 July 27, 2021 3:30 pm New Delhi/ Bengaluru (Karnataka)/ Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], July 27 (ANI/PRNewswire): After four successful editions, Lexus India today announced the fifth edition of its prestigious Lexus Design Award India 2022 (LDAI), marking their …
  • Peru to commemorate 200 anniversary of its independence July 27, 2021 3:30 pm New Delhi [India], July 27 (ANI/Target Media): On July 28, Peru will commemorate 200 years of independence from erstwhile Spanish Empire. This is a momentous occasion in the country's history and Carlos Rafael Polo, Ambassador of Peru to India …
  • Modi 'absolutely delighted' by Dholavira in UNESCO list July 27, 2021 3:30 pm New Delhi [India], July 27 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said that he is 'absolutely delighted' that the Harappan city of Dholavira, located in present-day Gujarat, has been added to the list of World Heritage Sites by UNESCO. In a …
  • What will it take for RIL stock to stop underperforming D-Street July 27, 2021 3:25 pm NEW DELHI: Reliance Industries () profit beat in the June quarter was largely led by oil-to-chemicals (O2C) and upstream businesses and a slight beat by Jio, even as the retail business took a bigger-than-expected hit from the second Covid wave. Following …
  • LS pays tributes to ex-pres of Mauritius, Zambia July 27, 2021 3:14 pm New Delhi [India], July 27 (ANI): Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla on Tuesday led the House to pay tributes to former Mauritius President Anerood Jugnauth and first President of Zambia Kenneth David Buchizya Kaunda. Both the leaders had passed away last month. …
  • Tokyo Olympics: Mirabai Chanu's emotional reunion with mother after historic weightlifting silver July 27, 2021 3:11 pm It was an emotional reunion for Olympic silver-medallist Mirabai Chanu with her mother. Chanu, who won the silver medal in the women's 49kg category on Saturday, was seen hugging her mother Saikhom Ongbi Tombi Leima and her father Saikhom Kriti Meitei …
  • A push to get India’s folk musicians heard – and paid July 27, 2021 2:55 pm When Abhinav Agrawal was studying at Berklee College of Music, his research turned up a startling figure. Seventy percent of India’s musicians practice folk, he realized, but they earn only 2% of the industry’s revenues. Many dream of recording, but …
  • SC issues notice to Centre seeking its response on PIL July 27, 2021 2:34 pm New Delhi [India], July 27 (ANI): The Supreme Court of India on Tuesday issued notice to the Government of India and sought its detailed response on a Public Interest Litigation alleging mismanagement of healthcare facilities in the country. The petition …
  • How did Rahul Gandhi-driven tractor reach Parliament? Delhi Police probes July 27, 2021 2:33 pm Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Monday drove a tractor to Parliament to oppose the three farm laws and show solidarity with the farmers who have been protesting against the news laws since last eight months. Rahul Gandhi was accompanied by Congress leaders …
  • Delhi govt begins process for new circle rates July 27, 2021 2:13 pm
  • Vanity and sanity check, for new moms July 27, 2021 1:03 pm New Delhi, July 27 (IANSlife) It is rather challenging for a new mom to find ‘Me Time’. Self-care doesn’t mean one has to spend hours looking into a mirror, even a basic skincare and hair-care routine can be effective and will give the desired result. …
  • Yediyurappa loyalists, non-performers set to face axe; new cabinet to be kinder to turncoats July 27, 2021 12:56 pm By Express News Service BENGALURU: With BS Yediyurappa resigning as the Chief Minister, speculation is now rife that the new CM might drop many of the senior ministers from the new cabinet. A day after Yediyurappa's resignation, the buzz is that …
  • BJP may name new chief minister for Karnataka tomorrow as it moves swiftly to fill the political vacuum July 27, 2021 11:45 am Karnataka is likely to have a new chief minister by Wednesday evening as the BJP is moving swiftly to end the leadership vacuum arising out of the resignation of BS Yediyurappa hours after completing two years in office. There have been official …
  • Disney+ Hotstar rolls out new slate, mobile plan July 27, 2021 11:31 am NEW DELHI: Video streaming service Disney+ Hotstar has announced a new price plans along with its latest slate of originals, across web shows and films, that it will launch over the next few months. Starting September, the service will be available on a …
  • Sharad Pawar likely to meet Mamata Banerjee in Delhi on July 28 July 27, 2021 11:23 am NCP chief Sharad Pawar on Tuesday said he is likely to meet West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday in New Delhi, where the TMC head will hold parleys with opposition leaders to explore ways to cobble together an alliance of anti-BJP …
  • Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee meets Kamal Nath at his residence in New Delhi July 27, 2021 11:15 am
  • New CM for K’taka likely to be announced today July 27, 2021 10:51 am The BJP high command is likely to announce the new candidate for the post of the chief minister of Karnataka after the legislature party meeting on Tuesday, sources said. They further stated that the Raj Bhavan has communicated to the Chief Secretary …
  • Delhi govt to recommend doctors, healthcare workers for Padma awards: CM Kejriwal July 27, 2021 9:56 am The Delhi government has decided to recommend for the Padma awards this year names of doctors and health workers who fought against coronavirus and saved lives during the pandemic, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said on Tuesday. The chief minister also …
  • Intel announces first customers for new Foundry business: Qualcomm and AWS July 27, 2021 9:15 am NEW DELHI:The first major customer for American chipmaker Intel’s newly announced foundry business will be Qualcomm, the company said on Monday. The two companies are noted competitors, with Qualcomm making mobile chips that run on smartphones and even …
  • Delhi government to send names of doctors, healthcare workers for Padma awards: CM Kejriwal July 27, 2021 9:00 am By ANI NEW DELHI: Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday said that the Delhi government has decided to send the names of doctors and healthcare workers for the Padma awards of this year. During a press conference, Delhi Chief Minister said, "Delhi …
  • Delhi government to recommend names of doctors, health workers for Padma awards July 27, 2021 9:00 am By PTI NEW DELHI: The Delhi government has decided to recommend for the Padma awards this year names of doctors and health workers who fought against coronavirus and saved lives during the pandemic, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said on Tuesday. The chief …
  • North East Delhi Violence: Police opposes bail plea of Umar Khalid, says it's meritless July 27, 2021 9:00 am By ANI NEW DELHI: The Delhi Police on Tuesday filed its reply in a bail plea moved by JNU student leader Umar Khalid arrested under the stringent Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act in connection with the north-east Delhi Violence matter. Additional …
  • 'Can't ban begging': SC issues notice to Centre, Delhi government for beggars' COVID vaccination July 27, 2021 9:00 am By ANI NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Tuesday made it clear that it cannot take an elitist view and ban begging while stressing that needing to take to the streets to eke out a living is a socio-economic problem. A Bench of Justice DY Chandrachud and …
  • Delhi Metro start running with full seating capacity; standing in coaches not allowed July 27, 2021 8:06 am The DMRC, till Sunday, was running trains with 50 per cent seating capacity since June 7 New Delhi: In view of the improved coronavirus situation, the Delhi Metro services began running with full seating capacity from Monday, but there is still no …
  • Heavy rains cause extensive waterlogging in Delhi, traffic movement affected July 27, 2021 8:06 am The Delhi Traffic Police took to Twitter to inform commuters about waterlogging and the areas where traffic movement had been affected New Delhi: Heavy rains on Tuesday morning led to extensive waterlogging at several road stretches across Delhi, including …
  • Delhi HC dismisses IMA President's plea against trial court order criticising his Ayurveda remarks as 'propagating Christianity' July 27, 2021 7:08 am By ANI NEW DELHI: The Delhi High Court on Tuesday dismissed the appeal filed by Indian Medical Association (IMA) president Dr Johnrose Austin Jayalal challenging a trial court order that criticised his remarks on Ayurveda in an interview as allegedly …
  • Heavy rains cause waterlogging, affect vehicular movement in Delhi July 27, 2021 7:05 am By ANI NEW DELHI: Even as incessant rains brought respite from the heat in the national capital, several parts of Delhi witnessed heavy waterlogging, which affected vehicular movement. Traffic movement was affected due to waterlogging in South Delhi's …
  • Covid: India reports under 30,000 new cases after 132 days July 27, 2021 5:18 am NEW DELHI: India reported 29,689 new Covid cases in the last 24 hours. This is the lowest daily rise in new cases in over four months. The country had last reported under-30,000 cases on March 17, 132 days back, before the second wave started peaking. …
  • Heavy rains cause extensive waterlogging in Delhi July 27, 2021 5:10 am By PTI NEW DELHI: Heavy rains on Tuesday morning led to extensive waterlogging on several road stretches across Delhi, including near Pragati Maidan in central and Dhaula Kuan in the southern part of the city. Some of the stretches and areas where …
  • Cinemas in Delhi prepare to reopen with 50 pc capacity July 27, 2021 4:12 am New Delhi [India], July 27 (ANI): Amid declining COVID-19 cases in the national capital, cinema halls across the city resumed business as they prepare to open with 50 per cent seating capacity. Halls were carefully sanitised and UV lights were installed in …
  • Yediyurappa’s resignation | Karnataka action shifts to Delhi on CM options July 27, 2021 3:53 am As Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yediyurappa resigned on Monday in Bengaluru after weeks of speculation, part of the action shifted to New Delhi and the national leadership of the BJP, which now has the task of evolving a consensus over his replacement. …
  • Jam-packed metro coaches on Day 1 of new travel guidelines July 27, 2021 3:21 am The Delhi Metro on Monday resumed operations with 100% seating capacity, permitting 50 commuters to travel in each coach. With entry continuing to be restricted at stations, as standing travel is not permitted, queues were seen outside some stations. In a …
  • Covid-positive mums can breastfeed, says Centre's new advisory July 27, 2021 3:19 am It has now been approved that women can take COVID-19 vaccines even during pregnancy New Delhi : COVID-19 positive mothers can continue to breastfeed their babies but are advised to keep them at a distance of six feet from themselves, according to a new …
  • Delhi Power Minister Satyendar Jain promises free power, Goa minister says it doesn’t work July 27, 2021 3:11 am Express News Service NEW DELHI: Delhi Power Minister Satyendar Jain had an open debate with his Goa counterpart Nilesh Cabral in Goa on Monday. Jain said power tariffs in the state would not increase in the next five years if AAP comes to power.  Cabral …
  • Delhi Metro services briefly delayed due to mild tremors  July 27, 2021 3:11 am By Express News Service NEW DELHI: Delhi Metro train services, which began operating with full seating capacity from Monday, were briefly delayed due to mild tremors reported in the morning. A senior DMRC official said there are protocols in place for such …
  • Delhi confidential: (No) Work Woes July 27, 2021 1:21 am While he regularly asks MPs to not disrupt proceedings and allow the House to function in the protest-prone Monsoon Session so far, Rajya Sabha Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu has lamented the lack of work with him due to the disruptions. In his daily morning …