Mob vandalises, sets madrasa on fire in UP

Kanpur, July 17 -- A madrasa was set on fire by a mob in Behta village in Uttar Pradesh's Fatehpur district following allegations that beef was found in the area, police said on Tuesday. Sub-Inspector... Read More

Bretton Woods' anniversary is a stark reminder of masked realities of power

New Delhi, July 17 -- This week marks the 75th anniversary of the United Nations Monetary Conference held at Bretton Woods, New Hampshire. The conference, which led to the creation of the Internationa... Read More

Mutual funds meet on DHFL debt issue

Mumbai, July 17 -- Mutual funds with substantial exposure to DHFL on Tuesday sought adequate safeguards and Sebi's clearance as preconditions to joining an intercreditor agreement (ICA) proposed by ba... Read More

Dongri building collapse: Death toll mounts to 13, 9 injured

Mumbai (Maharashtra), July 17 -- : The death toll in the Dongri building collapse incident that took place on Tuesday has now mounted to 13, while nine people have been injured so far. The building c... Read More

Gangster's aide arrested for extorting money from builder

Mumbai, July 17 -- Officials of the Anti-Extortion Cell (AEC) arrested a close aide of gangster Fahim Machmach, for allegedly extorting money from a businessman from Agripada on behalf of his former b... Read More

Maharashtra government gives 30-year lease extension for National Gallery of Modern Art plot

India, July 17 -- The Maharashtra government extended the lease of its upmarket south Mumbai plot, which houses National Gallery of Modern Art (NGMA), for another 30 years on a nominal lease rent of R... Read More

Constricted lanes hinder rescue ops

Mumbai, July 17 -- Narrow lanes and overcrowding proved to be major challenges for the fire brigade and National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) while rescuing those stuck under the debris of Kesarbai ... Read More

For residents of Kesarbai, day of sorrow and tragedy

Mumbai, July 17 -- Sabiya Nisar Shaik, 25, had just stepped out of her room in her third-floor house in south Mumbai's Kesarbai building to fill her six-month-old daughter Aisha's milk bottle on Tuesd... Read More

Debris, despair, death in Mumbai again

Mumbai, July 17 -- Even as rescue operations at the site where a part of Kesarbai building collapsed in Dongri on Tuesday, killing at least 10 people, were on, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (... Read More

NHAI gets Delhi govt's nod for package 2 of Dwarka e-way

Gurugram, July 17 -- The much-delayed package two of the Dwarka Expressway has received the Delhi government's approval and work on this stretch is likely to start next month, officials familiar with ... Read More