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30 May 2018

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP)

Delhi: 16 hours later, Malviya Nagar fire rages on

On Wednesday, the Indian Air Force launched a Mi-17 helicopter attached with a Bambi bucket to curtail a massive fire that has been raging on for the last 16 hours in Delhi's Malviya Nagar.

30 May 2018


Gurugram: Lift falls from 9th floor in DLF-4; 3 injured

Three persons, including a domestic help, were critically injured after their elevator fell from the ninth floor of a high-rise building in Gurugram yesterday, the police said.

30 May 2018

West Bengal

WB: NCB arrests man with heroin worth Rs. 2cr

The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB), Eastern Zone, yesterday arrested a person and recovered 1kg of heroin from him in Murshidabad district of West Bengal, a senior official said.

Salaries to be delayed as 10L bank-employees strike on pay-day

Banking services will be hit hard today and tomorrow as over 10L employees of state-run banks go on a 48-hour strike.

30 May 2018

Indian Army

#CareerBytes: How to get into Indian Army after Class 12?

The Indian Army is the world's second-largest standing army and one of the most privileged forces, too.

29 May 2018

India Today

CBSE Class 10 Results: Meet the toppers

The CBSE Class 10 board examination results have been declared and four candidates - Prakhar Mittal, Nandini Garg, Rimzhim Aggarwal, and Sreelakshmi G - have emerged as joint toppers with a whopping 499 marks secured out of 500.

29 May 2018


Retired Presidents to get Rs. 1L, ex-VPs Rs. 90,000 office-expenses

The government has decided to extend Rs. 1 lakh to a retired President and Rs. 90,000 to a retired Vice-President on account of office expenses every year, the Home Ministry said on Tuesday.

29 May 2018

Prakash Javadekar

HRD Minister congratulates students who passed CBSE Class 10 exams

Human Resource Development (HRD) Minister Prakash Javadekar congratulated the students who have passed their Class 10 CBSE exams today and said the reintroduction of the board exam was an important step.

29 May 2018

Arvind Kejriwal

Beat Delhi road-traffic; Kalkaji-Janakpuri West Magenta Metro-line opens to public

Commuters in Delhi can now beat the heavy road traffic on Ring Roads by taking the Delhi Metro's Magenta Line metro as the Kalkaji Mandir-Janakpuri West stretch was thrown open to the public today.

29 May 2018

Himachal Pradesh

New Chandigarh-Shimla chopper service to cover journey in 20 minutes!

From Monday, you will be able to cover the 120km Chandigarh-Shimla route in just 20 minutes, thanks to a new chopper service connecting the two.

Kathua rape case: Accused to be produced before Pathankot court

The eight people accused in the case of the rape and murder of an eight-year-old girl from a minority nomadic community in J&K's Kathua will be produced before a court in Pathankot in Punjab on May 31 in accordance with the directions of the Supreme Court.

Nipah virus outbreak: All you need to know about it

As of Sunday the dreaded Nipah virus had claimed its 14th victim in Northern Kerala.

29 May 2018


Writing entirely with right leg, Assam girl aces class-X boards

Making up excuses before attempting difficult tasks comes easy to us, but one should learn from this Assamese 17-year-old.

29 May 2018

Sexual Harassment

Was sexually harassed for 6yrs; Air India did nothing: Air-hostess

In a letter to Aviation Minister Suresh Prabhu, an Air India (AI) airhostess has accused a senior executive of sexual harassment since six years.

29 May 2018

Uttar Pradesh

UP: Thunderstorm kills 15 people, injures 10

Thunderstorm and lightning claimed 15 lives and injured 10 people in various parts of Uttar Pradesh.

29 May 2018


Arms bought illegally online seized from courier firm in Aurangabad

The Crime Branch of Aurangabad Police (Maharashtra) has seized weapons like swords and knives, which were purchased illegally through an online shopping site, and have arrested four employees of a courier firm in this connection, an official said today.

CBSE Class-10 results: Navodaya schools record the highest pass percentage

Among all the categories of schools affiliated to the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), the Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya (JNV) schools recorded the best pass percentage in the Class 10 board exams, while government schools registered the lowest pass percentage.

29 May 2018


Kerala: Police traces whereabouts of an octogenarian using Aadhaar card

Eighty-year-old Bhasi had nothing but some soiled currency notes in his pocket when he was traveling in a Kerala-run transport bus.

Delhi: Magenta Line's Janakpuri West-Kalkaji Mandir stretch opens for public

The final corridor of Delhi Metro's Magenta Line connecting Janakpuri West to Kalkaji Mandir finally opened today, greatly easing intra-NCR transport for residents.

CBI books AirAsia CEO, others for violating 5/20, FIPB rules

CBI has registered a case against AirAsia Group CEO Tony Fernandes and others over alleged violation of 5/20 rule and FIPB rules for getting international flying licenses.

29 May 2018


ED attaches Rs. 177cr-worth assets in Rotomac bank fraud case

The Enforcement Directorate today said it has attached assets worth Rs. 177 crore in connection with its probe against Kanpur-based Rotomac Group.

29 May 2018


40 more killed in thunderstorms across UP, Bihar, Jharkhand

Another bout of thunderstorms hit UP, Bihar and Jharkhand yesterday, leaving 40 dead and many others injured, reports said.

29 May 2018


Rajasthan temple priest attacked over President Kovind's visit

The priest of a Brahma temple in Rajasthan's Pushkar district was attacked by a man disguised as a devotee for allegedly not letting President Ram Nath Kovind enter the sanctum sanctorum.

29 May 2018

Narendra Modi

Air India air hostess accuses senior executive of sexual harassment

An air hostess of Air India has accused a senior executive of sexual harassment, prompting Civil Aviation Minister Suresh Prabhu to ask the national carrier to take immediate steps to address the issue.

29 May 2018


Planning to get Patanjali's 'swadeshi' SIM-cards? Don't bother, it's fake-news

Yesterday, reputed media houses announced Patanjali's newest product- 'swadeshi' SIM cards- marking Baba Ramdev's foray into the telecom sector.

29 May 2018


Chhattisgarh: Naxal deputy commander, 2 supporters killed in police encounter

A Naxal deputy commander and two supporters of the outlawed outfit were killed in an encounter with the police in Chhattisgarh's Rajnandgaon district today.

29 May 2018

Arvind Kejriwal

Delhi: AAP government to launch free Wi-Fi facility next year

Delhiites could get free Wi-Fi facility at public places from March 2019 as AAP Government has planned to launch the same as the pilot project next year.

29 May 2018

Mount Everest

Five Everest summiteers awarded Rs. 25L from Maharashtra Government

The Maharashtra Government has announced a reward of Rs. 25 lakh each to the state's five tribal students who successfully scaled Mount Everest earlier this month.

29 May 2018


CBSE declares Class 10 results: All details here

The CBSE has announced results of its 2018 Class 10 examinations. Students can check their marks on the official board websites.

29 May 2018


Delhi: New policy seeks to drastically revise private hospital charges

On Monday, the Delhi government issued a draft policy seeking to bring sweeping changes to charges levied by private hospitals.

29 May 2018

Sushil Kumar

Delhi: Gym-owner gets teacher thrashed as he cancelled son's membership

A gym-owner in Delhi had a 45-year-old school teacher brutally assaulted, all because he had cancelled his son's membership.

29 May 2018

Delhi Police

Delhi-Police sends list of students who received leaked-papers to CBSE

The Delhi Police has sent a list of students who had allegedly received the leaked Class 10 mathematics and Class 12 economics question papers to the CBSE, an official privy to the probe said.

29 May 2018

Indian Railways

IRCTC now tells you chances of waitlisted tickets getting confirmed

Booking train tickets on waiting is often a gamble: the IRCTC website sees 13L reservations everyday against 10.5L berths.

29 May 2018


Need to create awareness about Nipah virus: Bihar CM Nitish

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar directed the health authorities to create awareness about Nipah virus at "panchayat levels" while laying the foundation stone of 301 health-related schemes worth Rs. 784cr in the state yesterday.

29 May 2018


Bank-services to be hit as 10L employees launch 48-hour strike

Banking services are likely to be affected on May 30-31 after as over 10L employees of state-run banks go on a 48-hour strike.

29 May 2018


Center to finalize 'vision 2035' document, address aviation sector issues

The Center is concluding a strategic vision document for the fast-growing aviation sector in the country to address issues such as infrastructure constraints at airports, boosting air connectivity to smaller towns, and developing the local human resource.

29 May 2018

Tamil Nadu

Sterlite-violence: FIR defends police-firing, but protestors have disturbing tales

The Sterlite protests have apparently revealed shocking abuse of power. After days of intense pressure from the opposition, the FIR has named two "deputy tahsildars" who ordered police firing on protestors.

29 May 2018

Indian Army

#CareerBytes: How to join Indian Air Force, Navy after Class-12?

Millions of youngsters dream to join the defense forces and get an opportunity to serve the country, living a life filled with glory and pride.

28 May 2018

Section 144

After 13 police-firing deaths, TN orders Sterlite plant shut down

The Tamil Nadu (TN) government has permanent closure of the Sterlite plant in Tuticorin, after violent protests over environmental damage resulted in 13 deaths.

28 May 2018

Madhya Pradesh

Madhya Pradesh: Constable hangs self in police station

A 60-year-old head constable Gajendra Singh Badhoria allegedly killed himself by hanging from the ceiling fan of SC/ST police station in Civil Lines area in Dewas (MP) in early hours today.