'Digital India's internet speed among the slowest'

India, Aug. 8 -- This is as per a recent report published by world data speed monitoring platform Ookla. At a time when the Ministry of Telecommunication is trying hard to build a "Digital India" an... Read More

Delhi's tangled overhead wires endanger lives

India, Aug. 8 -- Many lives have been lost due to electrocution and fire. New Delhi: The tangled and loose hanging high-tension electrical wires running across almost all residential colonies in Del... Read More

India increasingly using Advanced Digital Production technologies: UN report

India, Aug. 8 -- New Delhi: India is the only "lower middle-income" country which has made it to the second group of leading economies in the field of Advanced Digital Production (ADP) technologies, a... Read More

Government widens scope of Air India's sale

India, Aug. 2 -- The Centre is allowing 100% Foreign Direct Investment by NRIs in Air India. New Delhi: The scope for the sale of the debt-ridden national carrier Air India has been widened with the... Read More

Amit Shah helps arrest Covid surge in Delhi

India, Aug. 2 -- New Delhi: After around 40 days of Union Home Minister Amit Shah taking direct charge of the Covid-19 situation in Delhi, the virus' rate of infection graph in the national capital se... Read More

'We will have more of a Covid plateau than a peak'

India, July 25 -- India will have sustained transmission in different areas at different points in time, says leading epidemiologist Giridhar R. Babu. New Delhi: Giridhar R. Babu, a leading epidemi... Read More

Delhi Metro faces Rs 1,200 crore loss, ready for operations

India, July 18 -- New Delhi: The Delhi Metro, which has remained shut for the last four months, has drawn up an elaborate plan to resume operations and is likely to begin by the first week of August. ... Read More

Ahead of Assembly polls, three Mamata Cabinet ministers unhappy

India, July 18 -- Ministers are upset with the way the Covid crisis and aftermath of cyclone Amphan have been handled. New Delhi: Ahead of the May 2021 Assembly elections in West Bengal, the Mamata ... Read More

In seven years, 30 key Congress leaders deserted party

India, July 18 -- New Delhi: More than two dozen senior Congress leaders have deserted the Congress in the last seven years and have joined the BJP since 2013. The year 2013 saw the beginning of the ... Read More

Global brands employ Uyghur Muslims as 'forced labour'

India, July 11 -- New Delhi: The Chinese government is forcing thousands of its Uyghur Muslim citizens to work as "forced labour" in hundreds of factories across Chinese cities, according to a report ... Read More