BJP's Ramvir Singh Bidhuri appointed leader of opposition in Delhi Assembly

India, Feb. 24 -- The Delhi unit of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday unanimously appointed its MLA from BJP MLA from Badarpur Ramvir Singh Bidhuri as the leader of the opposition in the Delh... Read More

Sovereign bonds issue remains a non-starter after 7 months

New Delhi, Feb. 24 -- Seven months after the announcement, the sovereign bonds issue announced by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman remain a non-starter. To date, the Finance Ministry has not fixed... Read More

'Bigger problem in Delhi is...': Shashi Tharoor's Twitter jibe at PM Modi

India, Feb. 24 -- Congress lawmaker Shashi Tharoor turned a Twitter discussion on pollution and Delhi's air quality to attack Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Responding to a story about a gadget hanging... Read More

Amazon, Flipkart Agree To Levy Ecommerce TDS, But Seek More Time

India, Feb. 24 -- Ecommerce companies seem to have agreed to the government's proposal of levying 1% TDS (tax deducted at source) on ecommerce transactions in the Union Budget 2020. The companies incl... Read More

GP gets 3 more months to pay remaining Tk 10bn to BTRC

Dhaka, Feb. 24 -- The court has ruled that if Grameenphone does not pay the money by the new deadline, the High Court's moratorium on the BTRC's audit claim will be lifted. A six-member bench led by ... Read More

Karnataka minister wants law to shoot those who 'speak ill of India'

India, Feb. 24 -- Days after a young woman in Bengaluru was arrested and slapped with sedition charges for raising Pakistan Zindabad slogans at an anti-Citizenship Amendment Act rally in Bengaluru, Ka... Read More

Karu refutes report on national list request

Sri Lanka, Feb. 24 -- Speaker Karu Jayasuriya yesterday denied the reports that he has asked for a national list slot to enter the next Parliament from Leader of Opposition Sajith Premadasa. Issuing ... Read More

Satya Nadella's India visit begins with Future Decoded keynote in Mumbai today

India, Feb. 24 -- Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella will be delivering a keynote in Mumbai today as he begins his three-day visit to India. Nadella's "Future Decoded" keynote will focus on the technology, b... Read More

News updates from Hindustan Times at 9 am: Air Force could give quicker promotions in retention plan and all the latest news at this hour

India, Feb. 24 -- Here are today's top news, analysis and opinion curated for you. Know all about the latest news and other news updates from Hindustan Times. Air Force could give quicker promotions ... Read More

Matric Exam 2020: Sec 144 Imposed At Dhenkanal School To Stop Malpractice

Bhubaneswar, Feb. 24 -- Dhenkanal: In a bid to stop malpractice, the Dhenakanal district administration has imposed Section 144 at Biribolei Janata Government High School under Parjang Police limits i... Read More