HDFC Bank shares fall 7% day after Q3 results; steep decline in stock market

India, Jan. 17 -- Just a day after its quarterly results were posted, the shares of HDFC Bank fell over 7 percent as the markets opened on Wednesday. The top private lender reported stagnant margins f... Read More

Government to revamp stamp duty regime, proposes new law

India, Jan. 17 -- The Union government has finalised a draft 'Indian Stamp Bill, 2023' to have a modern stamp duty regime, paving the way for the e-stamping of digital instruments in line with its foc... Read More

Ayodhya's green transit: E-buses, Uber's eco-friendly initiative and more

LUCKNOW, Jan. 17 -- Electronic buses, cars and autos are being introduced to the streets of Ayodhya in preparation for the consecration of the Ram Mandir on January 22, catering to the influx of devot... Read More

National Classy Day 2024: All about the January 17 occasion dedicated to American comedian Betty White

India, Jan. 17 -- On this day, let's be classy and join hands with those who live their lives with grace and passion. January 17 is known as National Classy Day - a day to be chic, elegant and dashing... Read More

Ram Lalla idol enters temple on day 2 of pre-consecration rituals | 10 points

India, Jan. 17 -- The second day of the pre-consecration ceremonies at Ayodhya's Ram Temple saw several rituals being performed ahead of the pran pratishtha ceremony on January 22. The Ram Lalla's ido... Read More

Over 10k IT aspirants to get access to global courses through Skill Development Mission

LUCKNOW, Jan. 17 -- The ministry of skill development is taking initiatives to provide access to international courses and job opportunities for IT aspirants in Uttar Pradesh, said Kapil Dev Agarwal, ... Read More

300 cancelled flights, 40,000 fewer passengers: The true extent of the airport havoc in numbers

India, Jan. 17 -- Within hours of an IndiGo passenger hitting the pilot of the aircraft, came the videos of IndiGo passengers of a diverted flight sitting on tarmac and having dinner. This prompted th... Read More

Putting up devotees: 51 home stays, 14 hotels inaugurated in Ayodhya

Lucknow, Jan. 17 -- Deputy chief minister Brajesh Pathak, senior BJP leader BL Santosh, agriculture minister Surya Pratap Shahi and tourism and culture minister Jaiveer Singh, jointly inaugurated 51 h... Read More

School to start at 10am for students up to class 8 from Jan 18 amid dense fog, chilly weather

NOIDA, Jan. 17 -- Classes from nursery till class 8 in all schools (recognised by the state board, CBSE, ICSE, IB, UP Board and others), across Noida and Greater Noida, will commence at 10am from Thur... Read More

BJP to contest 30 LS seats in Maharashtra? Minister says formula not finalised

India, Jan. 17 -- The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) plans to field candidates on about 30-32 of Maharashtra's 48 Lok Sabha seats and could offer about a dozen seats to the Eknath Shinde-led faction of ... Read More