India ready to do whatever it can to further global good, says Modi

New Delhi, July 13 -- Saying that post-pandemic global revival will have India playing a leading role, Prime Minister Narendra Modi told a virtual conference of 5,000 business leaders from 30 nations ... Read More

Transportation - tourism-mobility node

Pakistan, July 13 -- Transportation is one of the most important elements of tourism. It is considered a crucial and fundamental driver for the development and promotion of the tourism industry as it ... Read More

Hagia Sophia and Erdogan's Neo-Ottomanism

Pakistan, July 13 -- The Hagia Sophia has been at the heart of a centuries-old ideological and political battle between the Ottoman Empire and the Byzantine empire. Being a symbol of Christendom after... Read More

MPs order Sh1.9 billion Knec tender pay audit

Nairobi, July 13 -- Parliament has ordered a forensic audit on the payment of Sh1.9 billion to contractors for the stalled Mitihani House whose construction started 34 years ago. The Public Investmen... Read More

Qutub Plaza gets fire safety NOC

Gurugram, July 13 -- After almost 32 years it came into existence, the Qutub Plaza in DLF Phase-1 - one of the first market complexes in the city - has obtained a No-Objection Certificate (NOC) from t... Read More

Plan to extend industrial area till Bulandshahr

India, July 13 -- The Yamuna Expressway Industrial Development Authority (Yeida) has decided to acquire agricultural land in nearby Bulandshahr district to extend the industrial area along the 165km e... Read More

Couple dies as roof collapses in Amritsar

Amritsar, July 13 -- A couple died as the roof of their room collapsed after heavy rain and storm in Dhapai locality of Amritsar on Saturday night. The deceased have been identified as Ravinder Singh... Read More

1K trees to be cut for Mum-Guj Eway

Mumbai , July 13 -- The state granted coastal regulation zone (CRZ) clearances to the National Highway Authority of India (NHAI) to cut 1,001 mangrove trees for the eight-lane Mumbai-Vadodara Expressw... Read More

Rakesh Wadhawan tests positive

Mumbai, July 13 -- Rakesh Wadhawan, an accused in the Rs.6,670-crore Punjab and Maharashtra Co-operative (PMC) bank scam and director of Housing Development Infrastructure Limited (HDIL), who is curre... Read More

Timely help keeps pandemic-hit city, state hockey players afloat

Mumbai, July 13 -- Mumbai hockey player Venkatesh Devkar was stunned when he returned home to Nanded from Mumbai last month. A large part of the tin roof shielding his tiny house had broken, with no m... Read More