Criminal justice system may soon witness a facelift as govt mulls major change

New Delhi, Dec. 8 -- India's criminal justice system may soon witness an overhaul, with the Centre asking states to identify gaps in criminal laws. Setting the wheels in motion to revamp the Indian P... Read More

Wild winter wonderlands

New Delhi, Dec. 8 -- Conventional wisdom has it that there are just two seasons for Himalayan trekking: May-June and October-November. However, just as the recommendation that one shouldn't trek in th... Read More

India Post Payments Bank: QR card without PIN, doorstep banking, unique features

New Delhi, Dec. 8 -- If you are looking to invest in savings account, India Post Payments Bank (IPBB) has several offerings based on your need. Currently, there are three kinds of savings accounts ava... Read More

SEBI proposes mandatory benchmarking of AIFs

New Delhi, Dec. 8 -- On 5th December, the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) floated a consultation paper on Alternative Investment Funds (AIFs). In it, the regulator proposed mandatory ben... Read More

Telangana feels pinch of economic slowdown, KCR asks departments to cut expenditure

Hyderabad, Dec. 8 -- After witnessing high growth rate in its GDP over the last few years, Telangana's economy is seemingly in a precarious situation this financial year. The situation has also forced... Read More

PM Modi urges for more steps to curb terrorism to SAARC

New Delhi, Dec. 8 -- Prime minister Narendra Modi on Sunday urged the need for more effective steps to curb terrorism and to generate trust and confidence that in turn would build a stronger and more ... Read More

Will Karnataka bypoll results determine fate of defections as a strategy

Bengaluru, Dec. 8 -- Of the 27 bypolls held in Karnataka over the last two decades, few have been as significant as the recent voting in 15 constituencies, the results for which will be announced on M... Read More

Saving like an Indian millennial

New Delhi, Dec. 8 -- Over the past few years, India's declining savings rate has been a puzzle for macroeconomists. Some have blamed slow rise in household incomes for this. Others have suggested that... Read More

43 die in Delhi fire, NDRF rescue operations underway

New Delhi, Dec. 8 -- Forty three people were killed on Sunday after a fire broke out in north Delhi's Anaj Mandi on Rani Jhansi road at 5:22 am. Rescue and relief operations were underway. The fire ... Read More

Zane Dalal's notes on conducting

New Delhi, Dec. 7 -- To mark 50 prodigious years, the National Centre for the Performing Arts (NCPA) hosted a three-day festival last weekend. On the opening night, the Symphony Orchestra of India (SO... Read More