Taliban at Kabul's doorstep, US embassy asks staff to wipe sensitive documents

India, Aug. 14 -- The Taliban are advancing towards Afghanistan's capital Kabul. Two-thirds of the country also already overrun by the Sunni Pashtun fighters who have surrounded Kabul in the wake of t... Read More

Delhi govt waives custody charges on impounded vehicles till September 30

India, Aug. 10 -- The Delhi government on Monday waived custody charges on vehicles impounded by the transport department and the traffic police, which could not be bailed out by their owners. The rel... Read More

'Historic moment for India': Aircraft carrier Vikrant returns after sea trials

India, Aug. 9 -- Indigenous Aircraft Carrier (IAC) Vikrant returned after five-day sea trial to test the performance of the 40,000-tonne warship. IAC Vikrant, built at a cost of around Rs.23,000 crore... Read More

CarTrade IPO to open today, price band between rRs.r1,585-1,618 a share

India, Aug. 9 -- Online auto classified platform CarTrade Tech will launch its initial public offering (IPO) on Monday. The public issue has a price band of Rs.1,585-1,618 a share, and will open for s... Read More

Fifth tranche of sovereign gold bond scheme opens for subscription

India, Aug. 9 -- The fifth tranche of sovereign gold bond scheme opened for subscription on Monday. The government has fixed the issue price at Rs.4,807 per gram of gold. The scheme will remain open t... Read More

Social media must be used to wipe out negativity, spread awareness: UP CM

India, Aug. 7 -- Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath on Friday slammed the opposition for spreading negativity, lies and hate on social media. The remarks were in reference to the opposition ... Read More

Stern message to China: Indian warships head to South China Sea

India, Aug. 5 -- India is sending a naval task force to the South China Sea this month to expand security ties with friendly countries, the Indian navy said in a statement on Wednesday. The move signa... Read More

Centre to give rRs.r5 lakh insurance to kids orphaned due to Covid-19

India, Aug. 5 -- The central government has decided to give free health insurance of Rs.5 lakh to children upto the age of 18 years, who were orphaned due to the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) pandemi... Read More

UN Security Council condemns attacks on Afghan civilians

India, Aug. 4 -- The United Nations Security Council (UNSC) condemned "in the strongest terms" deliberate attacks on civilians in Afghanistan and all instances of terrorism. In a resolution passed on ... Read More

Nagpur eases Covid-19 curbs, shops allowed to open till 8pm on weekdays

India, Aug. 4 -- The shops and establishments, including malls, in Maharashtra's Nagpur will be allowed to open for longer duration as new guidelines of the municipal corporation come into effect from... Read More