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#CBSE2019: How to score over 90% in Class 12 Math?
Mathematics can be a nightmare for some Class 12 students, who are often scared as the subject involves a vast syllabus and a lot of formulae, theories, and concepts.
Train 18 to make commercial debut on December 29
India's fastest indigenously manufactured train, Train 18, is all set to make its debut before the end of this year.
20 Dec 2018Lok Sabha
Lok Sabha proceedings disrupted for seventh consecutive working day
The proceedings of the Lok Sabha were disrupted for the seventh consecutive working day today, amid sparring between Opposition and treasury benches on the Rafale jet issue.
AMU students protest civilian killings in Kashmir, hold candlelight march
Students of the Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) held a candlelight peace march yesterday evening to protest the recent killing of seven civilians in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district.
Google 'bar girl in India' and Sonia Gandhi's images appear
Recently, Google received backlash from US lawmakers, after it came to light that when you search 'idiot' on its platform, images of the US President Donald Trump appear.
Caught-on-cam: Driver breaks rule, doesn't stop, drags traffic-cop on bonnet
In yet another incident which highlights road rage in Delhi/NCR, a driver dragged a traffic cop on his car's bonnet for 100 meters after he was pulled up for breaking the rule.
Noida: Accused of sexual-harassment, Genpact employee commits suicide
A senior employee of Genpact India took his life at his home in Noida on Tuesday after he was accused of sexual harassment by women at his workplace.
20 Dec 2018Agra
Agra shocker: Four men kidnap B.Tech student, gangrape her
Four men raped a first-year B.Tech student in Poiya Ghat of Agra, Uttar Pradesh, and two accused have been arrested, police said on Wednesday.
#IndianRailways: How Railways is planning to improve cleanliness of toilets
Over the decades, Indian Railways has come a long way in terms of connectivity, ticketing services, passenger amenities, convenience, and comfort.
IRCTC Tatkal bookings: Circumstances under which full refund is provided
For facilitating last-minute passenger reservations, IRCTC offers online Tatkal ticket booking service.
#CBSE2019: 5 habits of CBSE toppers every student should follow
CBSE board exam preparation can be a stressful time for many students. Despite studying hard, some of them struggle to get good marks.
#ESICHospitalFire: 2-month-old died; father wrapped her in doormat
In the tragic fire which engulfed ESIC Hospital of Kamgar, Mumbai, a yet-to-be-named two-month-old girl lost her life.
President's rule to be imposed in J&K from midnight
Jammu & Kashmir will be placed under President's rule from 20 December, for the first time in 22 years.
19 Dec 2018Jammu And Kashmir
Night temperature shows improvement in most parts of Jammu
The night temperature in most parts of Jammu region marked further increase, with the city of temples recording a low of 6 degrees Celsius, three degrees below the normal during this time of the season, a MeT official said.
ISRO launches "Angry Bird" satellite to boost defense communication capabilities
The Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) has successfully launched the GSAT-7A military communications satellite to boost the defense forces' communication capabilities, particularly the Indian Air Force.
Another accused arrested in Rs. 126cr Yamuna Expressway land scam
The Gautam Budh Nagar Police yesterday arrested another accused in the Rs. 126 crore Yamuna Expressway land scam.
Madras HC restrains parties from erecting digital banners on roadsides
The Madras High Court today restrained political parties from erecting digital banners on roadsides across Tamil Nadu till further orders.
UP shocker! 15-year-old girl set ablaze by unidentified men
A 15-year-old school girl received burn injuries after she was set ablaze allegedly by two unidentified motorcycle-borne men near Agra (Uttar Pradesh), police said today.
#CBSE2019: Important dates to remember for X, XII board exams
The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) is expected to release the date sheet for this year's 10th and 12th board exams soon.
Meri madam mahaan: Teary-eyed Hamid Ansari, mother meet Sushma Swaraj
The scenes in Delhi were emotional on Wednesday after External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj met Hamid Ansari and his mother.
Here is the list of all long weekends of 2019
2018 is about to end and we couldn't believe how time went away in a blink.
19 Dec 2018Enforcement Directorate (ED)
Aircel-Maxis case: P Chidambaram summoned by ED
Former Union Minister and senior Congress leader P Chidambaram, was on Wednesday summoned by the Enforcement Directorate in the Aircel-Maxis case, ANI reports.
#CareerBytes: Experts and toppers' tips to crack the IIT-JEE exam
The JEE entrance exam is the ultimate test for any engineering aspirant in India.
#CareerBytes: 5 websites that offer test series for UPSC exam
The UPSC Civil Services Examination (CSE), also known as the IAS exam, is one of the toughest exams and its preparation process is a demanding task.
18 Dec 2018Tamil Nadu
Plastic manufacturers move Madras HC against government's plastic ban order
The Tamil Nadu Plastics Manufacturer's Association (TNPMA) moved the Madras High Court today seeking to quash a government order banning plastic, which would come into effect on January 1.
18 Dec 2018Delhi Police
Man held from near Jaitley's house in Delhi, probe on
A man in his 30s, allegedly suffering from depression, has been detained for lurking suspiciously near the residence of Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in south Delhi's Greater Kailash, police said today.
18 Dec 2018Odisha
Odisha: BJP bandh affects normal life in Mayurbhanj district
The 12-hour bandh called by BJP in Mayurbhanj district affected normal life, as party activists blocked roads and picketed in front of government offices today.
18 Dec 2018Jammu And Kashmir
Kashmir: Post three-day protests, life limps back to normalcy
Kashmir limped back to normalcy today, except for the southern districts, after three days of strike and protests over the killing of seven civilians in clashes that followed an encounter in Pulwama.
#CBSE2019: 5 things to do before Class 12 pre-boards
The Class 12 Board Examinations are crucial as they play an important role in shaping a student's career and future.
18 Dec 2018Dalit
#MeToo: Seven IIT-Roorkee faculty members accused of sexual harassment
The #MeToo wave has now hit the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Roorkee.
18 Dec 2018Delhi High Court
Delhi University governing body seals Dyal Singh College principal's office
The Governing Body of DU's Dyal Singh College sealed the office of principal IS Bakshi despite Delhi HC putting a stay on the decision of the body asking him to proceed on leave.
18 Dec 2018Jawaharlal Nehru University
JNUSU chief accuses varsity of 'lying' about online examination tender
Jawaharlal Nehru University Students' Union President N Sai Balaji has accused the administration of "lying" about the agency which had been tasked to hold the varsity's online entrance examinations.
18 Dec 2018Madhya Pradesh
Man gets double death penalty for killing, raping minor stepdaughter
A Madhya Pradesh court yesterday awarded double death sentence to a man for raping and killing a five-year-old girl, who was the daughter of his wife from an earlier marriage.
Win for India: After 6-years in Pakistan-jail, Ansari returns home
After six harrowing years in a Pakistani prison, Hamid Nehal Ansari, an Indian national, crossed the Wagah border on Tuesday evening, setting foot on Indian soil.
18 Dec 2018Aadhaar Card
Know how to apply for a PAN card online
Whether you are thinking of getting a debit/credit or buying a property or opening a savings bank account, there is one document that you will need for each of these activities. And that document is the Permanent Account Number (PAN) card.
17 Dec 2018Hyderabad
Student commits suicide after mother scolds her over phone addiction
Heated arguments with loved ones often make one deeply upset and sometimes such arguments lead one to take extreme steps.
17 Dec 2018India
#CBSE2019: Tips to boost your memory before board exams
CBSE board exam preparation can be a stressful time for many students, but they need not worry if they study hard and prepare properly.
17 Dec 2018India
Beware! These health websites have been declared 'fake' by government
Nowadays, fake websites are becoming an increasingly annoying menace. There are fake websites of almost everything, including banks, universities, job portals, government schemes, etc. While some are harmless, others are used by fraudsters to dupe people.
17 Dec 2018Mumbai
Mumbai: Five killed; several feared trapped in major hospital fire
A major fire has broken out at the government-run Employees' State Insurance Corporation (ESIC) Hospital in Mumbai, and at least five people have been killed in the blaze.
17 Dec 2018Haryana
Khattar approves proposal for new railway lines in south Haryana
Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar today approved a proposal for laying of 95 km of railway lines for better connectivity in southern Haryana.