SC sends notice to centre over restrictions on BBC documentary

New Delhi, Feb. 4 -- The Supreme Court on Friday sought the Centre's response on two petitions challenging the ban on the circulation of links pertaining to a BBC documentary, India: The Modi Question... Read More

Ayurveda may be part of Hry MBBS syllabus

Ambala, Feb. 4 -- The Haryana government is planning to include a year of mandatory ayurveda studies for students pursuing the MBBS course for medical education, state's health minister Anil Vij said ... Read More

AI express engine fails soon after take-off, flight returns safely

New Delhi, Feb. 4 -- The Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) on Friday sought a detailed report from Air India Express after its Kozhikode-bound flight was forced to return to Abu Dhabi due t... Read More

'Govt has nothing to do with Adani issue'

New Delhi, Feb. 4 -- The Union government on Friday distanced itself from the controversy around the Adani Group and the American short-seller's report accusing the conglomerate of "brazen stock manip... Read More

Rahul writes to Modi about pandits' safety in Kashmir

New Delhi, Feb. 4 -- Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Friday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to look into the "plight" of Kashmiri Pandit government employees who are allegedly being "forced" to ret... Read More

Indian firm's eye drops linked to death in US, inquiry begins

New Delhi, Feb. 4 -- India's drugs regulator has opened an inquiry into the products of a Chennai-based pharmaceuticals manufacturer after an eye drop made by it ostensibly led to drug-resistant bacte... Read More

VI allowed to turn govt dues into equity

India, Feb. 4 -- The government has approved conversion of over Rs.16,133 crore interest dues of debt-ridden Vodafone Idea into equity, the company said in a regulatory filing on Friday. Equity shares... Read More

Dipa Karmakar handed 21-month ban for doping

India, Feb. 4 -- Indian gymnastics' poster girl Dipa Karmakar has been handed a retrospective 21-month suspension by International Testing Agency (ITA), an independent non-profit organisation that han... Read More

Air purifier towers would be waste of money: Aaditya

Mumbai, Feb. 4 -- Shiv Sena (UBT) leader Aaditya Thackeray on Friday criticised chief minister Eknath Shinde's directive to Mumbai civic chief IS Chahal to make provision in the civic budget for air p... Read More

Council poll results: Anti-incumbency, infighting, OPS issue cost BJP two seats

Mumbai, Feb. 4 -- The BJP's loss of two incumbent seats in Vidarbha is being viewed as a major setback for the party, especially given its much lower tally in the 2019 assembly polls and its December ... Read More