Model arrested in Lucknow for stalking motivational speaker

India, Feb. 22 -- LUCKNOW A 26-year-old youth was arrested in the city for allegedly stalking a renowned motivational speaker over a period of six months. The accused, a model and son of a hotelier in... Read More

Former SP MLA booked for duping realty firm

India, Feb. 22 -- LUCKNOW Former Samajwadi Party MLA, Indal Rawat, was booked for alleged misappropriation of Rs.2.52 crore from a real estate company. The allegation stems from a purported agreement ... Read More

Mohalla bus service to take-off soon, boost network: Delhi minister

India, Feb. 22 -- Delhi transport minister Kailash Gahlot on Thursday said that the Delhi government's Mohalla bus scheme - comprising 9-metre-long buses to facilitate neighbourhhood connectivity in a... Read More

Deck cleared for Delhi govt to take over medical college

India, Feb. 22 -- The Delhi high court has vacated its stay restraining the Delhi government from taking over the administrative control of the University College of Medical Sciences (UCMS). The cour... Read More

CBSE may conduct trials of open-book exams; no plans to adopt format in boards

India, Feb. 22 -- The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) is considering trials of Open-Book Examination (OBE) in select schools for classes 9 to 12 this year as part of the new national curri... Read More

Remove encroachments in 7 days: NHAI

India, Feb. 22 -- The National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) has warned of action against those who break divider on service roads while urging them to remove unauthorised businesses on national ... Read More

Gujarat HC pulls up Vadodara Municipal Corporation over Harni boat tragedy

India, Feb. 22 -- The Gujarat high court on Wednesday pulled up Vadodara Municipal Corporation (VMC) for the Harni Lake tragedy saying that the authorities focused mainly on beautification and commerc... Read More

Stinking drain in Delhi's GK-1 to be covered with sheets: Panel

India, Feb. 22 -- A joint committee comprising members of the Delhi Jal Board (DJB) and Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) on Thursday suggested that a portion of the 6.5-km Kushak drain near Greate... Read More

India owes a great deal to valiant Punjabis: Bengal guv after row over Khalistani slur

India, Feb. 22 -- West Bengal governor CV Ananda Bose on Thursday expressed solidarity with the state's Sikh community which is agitating against the Khalistani remark hurled at Indian Police Service ... Read More

Lookout notice against Byju Raveendran renewed over FEMA probe on ED's request

India, Feb. 22 -- The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has renewed its lookout circular against Byju Raveendran, founder of Byju's, as part of its foreign exchange management act (FEMA) probe against the ... Read More