Setback for Bandra housing societies: HC upholds GRs increasing their lease rent by 400 to 1,900 times

India, July 12 -- The Bombay high court (HC) on Wednesday upheld the validity of three Government Resolutions (GR) that increased lease rent of government lands allotted mainly for housing societies i... Read More

Mahayuti, MVA face off in MLC polls today

India, July 12 -- A keen tussle is expected between the ruling Mahayuti and the opposition Maharashtra Vikas Aghadi (MVA) for the biennial election to the state legislative council scheduled on Friday... Read More

IMD issues orange alert for city on Saturday

India, July 12 -- Heavy rain is set to make a comeback in the city on Saturday with an orange alert predicting heavy to very heavy rains in isolated areas. A yellow alert is scheduled for Friday, indi... Read More

SIT summons BJP MLA Nitesh Rane in Disha Salian case

India, July 12 -- The special investigation team (SIT) probing the Disha Salian suicide case on Thursday sent a notice to BJP MLA Nitesh Rane to be present before them for further investigation. A se... Read More

HC raps Customs for forcing Chinese woman to stay back in India, orders Centre to pay her rRs.r10L

India, July 12 -- The Bombay high court on Thursday rapped the customs department for forcing a 38-year-old Chinese woman, who was arrested under the pretext of trying to smuggle gold into India, to s... Read More

No Kanwar camps allowed on NH-9, Delhi Meerut Expressway

India, July 11 -- The stretches of Eastern Peripheral Expressway (EPE) will not be allowed for movement of Kanwariyas during the upcoming Kanwar season, and no Kanwar camps will be permitted on the Na... Read More

LG says DJB should have ensured upkeep of Munak canal, Atishi says priority is to fix it

India, July 11 -- New Delhi Following the damage to a portion of the Munak canal on Wednesday night, lieutenant governor (LG) VK Saxena asked the chief secretary to take serious note of inadequate ma... Read More

Man jumps to death in front of Metro train at Kashmere Gate station, service disrupted for an hour

India, July 11 -- New Delhi A man died after jumping in front of an approaching Metro train at the Kashmere Gate Metro station on Thursday morning, police said, ruling out foul play and adding that a... Read More

LS Speaker Om Birla pitches for reforms in UNSC at BRICS parliamentary forum meet

India, July 11 -- Lok Sabha Om Birla on Thursday pitched for reforms in the United Nations Security Council and emphasised that parliaments could play a key role in "advancing the agenda of progress a... Read More

Bengal CID approaches B'desh high commission for slain MP's family's DNA samples

India, July 11 -- The West Bengal police's Criminal Investigation Department (CID), probing into the alleged murder of Bangladesh MP Mohammad Anwarul Azim Anar, has approached the Bangladesh High Comm... Read More