HC seeks Smriti Irani's response to Google, Twitter's plea over content links

New Delhi, Aug. 9 -- The Delhi high court on Monday sought the response of Union minister Smriti Irani on a plea by internet companies Google (YouTube) and Twitter seeking details of URLs and web link... Read More

Bengal, Tamil Nadu yet to inform about NEP implementation status: Centre in Lok Sabha

New Delhi, Aug. 9 -- West Bengal and Tamil Nadu are yet to update the central government on the status of implementation of the National Education Policy 2020, the education ministry told Parliament o... Read More

Rajya Sabha passes Bill to expand scope of Gati Shakti varsity

New Delhi, Aug. 8 -- Parliament on Monday passed a bill to convert the National Rail and Transportation University, a deemed-to-be university in Gujarat, into 'Gati Shakti Vishwavidyalaya', an autonom... Read More

GST authority arrests four over tax fraud

New Delhi, Aug. 8 -- The Goods and Services Tax (GST) authority arrested four people last week in separate cases of tax evasion worth Rs.52 crore and Rs.78 crore as part of its drive against fake invo... Read More

Delhi: LG, state govt spar as row over excise losses rumbles on

New Delhi, Aug. 8 -- The blame game over excise revenue losses between the lieutenant governor's office and the Delhi government continued on Sunday, with the former claiming irregularities in policy ... Read More

Rain pushes Delhi's mercury below 30degC; showers may ease today, says Met

New Delhi, Aug. 8 -- The Capital received light to moderate showers on Sunday, with the maximum temperature dropping below the 30-degree Celsius mark. Safdarjung, Delhi's base station for weather, ha... Read More

Delhi: One arrested for forging visas, passports; other aides on the run

New Delhi, Aug. 8 -- The Delhi Police on Wednesday arrested a 33-year-old agent from Mumbai for his alleged involvement in arranging forged passports with the help of his accomplices based in Gujarat ... Read More

GST compensation, disaster fund states' top demands at Niti meet

New Delhi, Aug. 8 -- Issues related to minimum support price (MSP) of crops, support to states in dealing with natural disasters, crop insurance and a five-year extension for compensation paid to stat... Read More

NIA arrests Jamia student for sending crypto money to IS

New Delhi, Aug. 8 -- A student of Jamia Millia Islamia has been arrested for alleged links with the Islamic State, the National Investigation Agency said on Sunday. The accused, Mohsin Ahmad, 22, is ... Read More

Centre writes to states amid Covid spike, asks them to focus on testing

New Delhi, Aug. 7 -- The Union health ministry has written to seven states asking them to focus on testing, increase the pace of vaccination and ensure that Covid-appropriate behaviour is followed ami... Read More