Teachers' delegation meets Thakur

SHIMLA, Feb. 15 -- A delegation of Himachal Pradesh Silai Adhayapika Sangh led by general secretary, Bhartiya Janta Majdoor Trade Union, Mandi, Vir Singh Bhardwaj called on Chief Minister Jai Ram Thak... Read More

Man held duping five in Mandi

MANDI, Feb. 15 -- The police have booked a resident of Sunder Nagar area here for allegedly duping five persons on the pretext of sending them abroad. DSP, Sunder Nagar, Gurbachan Singh said five per... Read More

Calling dissent anti-national hurts democracy ethos: Justice Chandrachud

AHMEDABAD, Feb. 15 -- CALLING dissent a "safety valve" of democracy, Supreme Court judge Justice DY Chandrachud on Saturday said "blanket labelling" of dissent as antinational or anti-democratic strik... Read More

Four children killed as school's van catches fire in Punjab; probe ordered

CHANDIGARH, Feb. 15 -- IN a ghastly incident, four children were burnt alive when a private school's mini van carrying students caught fire in Punjab's Sangrur district on Saturday, police said. The ... Read More

Credit growth picking up: RBI Guv

NEW DELHI, Feb. 15 -- AMID concerns over economic slowdown, RBI chief Shaktikanta Das on Saturday said credit growth momentum is picking up and ruled out any possible spike in inflation due to Budget ... Read More

TRAI defends 5G spectrum pricing; cos free to decide

NEW DELHI, Feb. 12 -- TELECOM regulator TRAI on Wednesday strongly defended its recommendations on pricing of spectrum, including 5G airwaves, saying its views had been finalised based on industry fee... Read More

FASTag to be available free of charge till February 29

NEW DELHI, Feb. 12 -- TO further enhance electronic toll collection, the National Highways Authority of India has decided to waive FASTag fee till February 29, the government said on Wednesday. The g... Read More

Vivad se Vishwas: CBDT to review pendency of appeals

NEW DELHI, Feb. 12 -- THE CBDT will hold a nationwide review of cases pending at the ITAT and high courts level on Wednesday as part of a proposed scheme announced in the budget to settle disputed tax... Read More

Bir-Billing to be developed as major adventure sports destination: Thakur

DHARAMSHALA, Feb. 12 -- BIR-BILLING will be developed from tourism point of view as a major adventure sports destination under ADB funding and 'Nai Rahein Nai Manzilein'. Jal Shakti Division will be o... Read More

4 staff found absent during surprise check

JIND, Feb. 12 -- FOUR employees were found absent from duty on Wednesday morning during a surprise check by a team of Chief Minister flying squad in the office of Estate Officer of HSVP here. A 10-mem... Read More