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JEE Main 2018: Reactions, expert's take, answer key
Twelve lakh students across India appeared the critical JEE Main yesterday, that will decide their admissions into the prestigious IITs and other engineering colleges.
09 Apr 2018Haryana
Haryana govt to introduce CBCS for undergraduate subjects
The Haryana government said it has decided to introduce choice-based credit system (CBCS) and also revise the syllabus and workload in eleven subjects at the under-graduation level "in keeping with global scenario".
09 Apr 2018Manish Sisodia
Delhi: PWD to launch de-silt drive in city drains
Ahead of the monsoon season, the Public Works Department (PWD) of the Delhi government will launch a two-month exercise to de-silt the city's drains from April 15, a move intended to prevent waterlogging in the national capital.
09 Apr 2018Indrani Mukerjea
Indrani Mukerjea reportedly overdosed in prison, but officials clueless how
Indrani Mukerjea, accused of murdering her daughter, fell unconscious Friday night and was rushed from Byculla Jai to JJ Hospital in Mumbai.
This website is all you need for government-schemes, jobs, exams
The central and state governments roll out several schemes, implement various initiatives and policies for citizens.
Government scholarships for Engineering students: Here's all about them
To promote quality education in the field of engineering, the government awards various scholarships to students who want to pursue engineering based on various criteria, including their merit, community, and family's annual income.
08 Apr 2018Madhya Pradesh
Digvijay Singh gathers evidence on corruption against BJP-ruled MP government
Congress veteran Digvijay Singh gathered evidence on "corruption" in Madhya Pradesh government during his Narmada Yatra, which he is going to reveal soon, said Ajay Singh, Leader of Opposition in Assembly.
08 Apr 2018Kolkata
AirAsia India expands its fleet size to 18 planes
AirAsia India has expanded its fleet size to 18 planes with the induction of a new Airbus A320, which will help it add new routes and enhance the frequency between Kolkata and Bagdogra.
08 Apr 2018Mumbai
Unmarried daughter above 18 eligible for maintenance from estranged father
In a landslide judgement that will benefit many, the Bombay High Court ruled Friday that an unmarried daughter can claim maintenance from estranged father, even after she turns 18.
08 Apr 2018Yogi Adityanath
Woman, family attempt suicide outside Yogi Adityanath's residence
A woman and her family attempted suicide outside Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath's residence on Sunday.
08 Apr 2018Border Security Force (BSF)
Over 190 guest-houses to be set up for married jawans
With a trooper getting to spend an average of only five years out of 30 with his family during service, the BSF has launched a new concept to set up over 190 jawan guest houses across the country for newly married couples.
08 Apr 2018Indian Premier League (IPL)
Rajinikanth, Kamal Haasan want Chennai residents to boycott IPL
Setting aside differences, Tamil superstars Rajinikanth and Kamal Haasan joined various outfits in their calls to boycott upcoming IPL matches in Chennai.
08 Apr 2018West Bengal
Uttar Pradesh: Two on-duty cops shower money on dancers, suspended
Two cops of Uttar Pradesh have been suspended after a clip of them dancing and showering money on dancers went viral.
CBI court issues non-bailable warrants against Nirav Modi, Mehul Choksi
A special CBI court has issued non-bailable warrants against Nirav Modi and Mehul Choksi, both of whom left the country in January.
08 Apr 2018Harvard
Management students should build purpose-driven firms: Harvard Professor
Senior faculty of Harvard Business School, Professor Srikant M Datar, has exhorted management students to build purpose-driven organizations as the world will require many more "thoughtful and caring managers in the years to come."
08 Apr 2018Kerala
Kerala: Innovative housing scheme for people in tiny backwater islands
People living in sinking tiny backwater islands in southern Kerala hope that an innovative housing system coming up there would end the threat of displacement arising out of inundation due to global warming.
Dogs in this Gujarat village are millionaires. No kidding!
In Panchot village of Mehsana, Gujarat, some 70 dogs are millionaires. How, you ask? Because of an old local tradition of donating land to animals.
08 Apr 2018Jammu And Kashmir
Punjab sites on-alert after suspected threats from Pakistan-based LeT, JeM
Air Force (IAF) stations and other important installations in Punjab are on alert after 'fresh inputs' received by intelligence agencies.
08 Apr 2018Ministry of Health and Family Welfare
Health Ministry bans sale of 14 steroid-creams sans doctor's prescription
Health Ministry has banned over-the-counter (OTC) sale of 14 steroid-based creams and ointments by bringing them under the Schedule H of the Drugs and Cosmetics Rules, 1945.
08 Apr 2018Delhi High Court
Delhi-HC stops Patanjali trademark infringement by 4 firms, 1 trust
Delhi High Court has restrained four ayurveda firms and a trust from manufacturing, selling or advertising any goods or services bearing the mark or word Patanjali.
UP: Husband throws acid on constable wife in Muzaffarnagar
An RPF constable was seriously injured when her husband allegedly threw acid on her for giving birth to a girl child and not fulfilling dowry demands in Chandaura village of UP's Muzaffarnagar.
08 Apr 2018Kerala
Kerala becomes first state to issue brain death certification guidelines
Kerala has become the first state in India to adopt a standard operating procedure (SOP) for determining brain death cases, under which all hospitals - private and government - will have to follow the SOP guidelines for organ donation from the deceased.
08 Apr 2018Odisha
Odisha: Passengers scream for help as engine-less train rolls-backwards 10km
In a strangely horrifying incident, 22 coaches of the Ahmedabad-Puri Express rolled backwards without an engine for 10kms in Odisha before it could be stopped.
08 Apr 2018Jammu
Srinagar: Fear of drought amid prolonged dry spell; advisories issued
A long dry spell sent the mercury soaring in Jammu and Kashmir's summer capital of Srinagar, which recorded its hottest-ever March this year and raised the specter of drought-like conditions.
08 Apr 2018Chhattisgarh
Now, a music album to convince Naxals to shun arms
In a novel and innovative initiative, the Chhattisgarh Police is now using an audio music album comprising songs in regional languages as its latest weapon to encourage Naxals in the Bastar division of the state to shun violence.
NEET 2018 admit cards to be out this week
According to reports, the CBSE is likely to release admit cards for NEET 2018 this week.
08 Apr 2018Arunachal Pradesh
Procedural delay leads to confinement of grown-up tigers at park
Two tiger cubs, rescued in 2012 from Angrim in Dibang Valley district in Arunachal Pradesh, have grown up in captivity and now can't be released them into the wild due to delay in procedures, forest officials said today.
Wife is not a chattel, man cannot force her: SC
A wife is not a "chattel" or an "object" and she cannot be forced to reside with her husband, the Supreme Court said.
Telangana: Russian cyclist on world-tour mistaken for thief, beaten up
A Russian cyclist on a world tour was allegedly mistaken for a thief in Telangana's Kamareddy, and beat up by locals.
2006 rioting case: Delhi court discharges BJP leaders
A Delhi court has discharged BJP leaders Ramesh Bidhuri, Vijay Goel, Vijay Joli, and Balkishan in a case of rioting and instigating public to attack police personnel during a protest in 2006.
SC to have well-equipped operational creche facility from May 1
The Supreme Court is going to have a well-equipped creche facility in its new spacious annex building premises from May 1 as the apex court has approved new guidelines for regulating the facility.
08 Apr 2018Facebook
Kerala man undergoes vasectomy, Facebook post listing reasons wins hearts
It all falls to women- pregnancy, family planning and what not. However, a Kerala man has proved this can be changed, by undergoing vasectomy to save his wife from going through a painful contraceptive process.
08 Apr 2018Narendra Modi
Rahul Gandhi slams Amit Shah for equating opposition with animals
Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Saturday slammed Amit Shah for equating opposition with animals and said it was reflective of his mentality.
Did a Punjab housewife trigger the CBSE Class-12 paper leak?
After the arrest of three people in the CBSE Class-12 Economics paper leak, police have revealed it all started because a Punjab housewife wanted a relative, a teacher, to help her son clear his exams.
Police asked to conduct fair probe into 23-year-old man's murder
A Delhi court has directed the police to conduct a fair probe into the murder of a man allegedly by his close female friend after his mother complained of laxity in the investigation.
08 Apr 2018SP
Three miscreants loot Rs. 25L, shoot at cash van guard
In a daylight heist, three unidentified miscreants looted Rs. 25L in cash on Saturday after shooting at the guard of a cash van that had come to replenish an Axis Bank ATM in the busy Gangnahar area of Haridwar district's Roorkee.
Seven persons trying to rob a trader held in Ghaziabad
Police on Saturday arrested seven persons who were planning to rob a hawala trader in Sahibabad area in Ghaziabad.
Hope anti-CJI press conference doesn't hamper Justice Gogoi's elevation: Chelameswar
A press-conference called by the four seniormost SC judges in January, where they made public several grievances against Chief Justice (CJI) Dipak Misra, was unprecedented.
08 Apr 2018Himachal Pradesh
Himachal: Intermittent rain, storm in several parts; temperature falls
Intermittent rain and storm lashed several parts of Himachal Pradesh while high altitude tribal areas received mild snowfall causing fall in temperatures.
08 Apr 2018Uttarakhand
Notification for Uttarakhand's civic body polls on May 13
The notification for civic body polls in Uttarakhand will be issued on May 13, according to an official communication.