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Over 150 cops injured as farmers' tractor rally turns violent

27 Jan 2021

Over 150 cops injured as farmers' tractor rally turns violent

The rampage sparked by the tractor rally of farmers in Delhi on the 72nd Republic Day injured over 150 police officers, with two of them being admitted to the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) in different facilities.

Farmers' protest: Internet services snapped in parts of Delhi

26 Jan 2021

Farmers' protest: Internet services snapped in parts of Delhi

The Ministry of Home Affairs, headed by Amit Shah, seen as the number two in the current Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government, suspended internet services till 11:59 pm today at Singhu, Ghazipur, Tikri, Mukarba Chowk, Nangloi, and their adjoining areas in New Delhi.

Diplomats, including from Pakistan and China, offered coronavirus vaccines

26 Jan 2021

Diplomats, including from Pakistan and China, offered coronavirus vaccines

After starting its vaccination drive on January 16, New Delhi has offered made-in-India vaccines to diplomatic corps, including to those from Pakistan and China.

Fewer spectators, no chief guest: India celebrates unprecedented R-Day

26 Jan 2021

Fewer spectators, no chief guest: India celebrates unprecedented R-Day

India is celebrating its 72nd Republic Day today and the entire program has been adversely affected by the coronavirus pandemic.

Bangladesh receives first COVID-19 vaccine consignment from India

25 Jan 2021

Bangladesh receives first COVID-19 vaccine consignment from India

Bangladesh on Monday received the first consignment of the five million doses of Covishield vaccines from India under a procurement agreement, four days after New Delhi gifted two million doses of the vaccine to Dhaka.

Galwan hero could be posthumously awarded Mahavir Chakra on R-Day

25 Jan 2021

Galwan hero could be posthumously awarded Mahavir Chakra on R-Day

Colonel Santosh Babu, who was martyred in Galwan Valley clash last June along with 19 others, will most likely be awarded the Mahavir Chakra posthumously on Republic Day.

Hyundai Creta (7-seater) spied testing in India, design details revealed

25 Jan 2021

Hyundai Creta (7-seater) spied testing in India, design details revealed

South Korean automaker Hyundai is expected to launch its 7-seater Creta SUV in India this April.

Indo-China clash reported in Sikkim, both sides suffer injuries

25 Jan 2021

Indo-China clash reported in Sikkim, both sides suffer injuries

Amid ongoing tensions between India and China, another clash between both armies was reported on Monday.

Mahindra Thar SUV's convertible hard-top variant spied testing: Details here

24 Jan 2021

Mahindra Thar SUV's convertible hard-top variant spied testing: Details here

A test mule of the second-generation Mahindra Thar SUV has been spotted testing with a convertible hard-top, hinting at the launch of a new variant. It should also get new colors.

2021 Bajaj Pulsar 220F gets an updated instrument cluster

24 Jan 2021

2021 Bajaj Pulsar 220F gets an updated instrument cluster

Bajaj Auto has updated its Pulsar 220F motorcycle for the model year 2021. The bike now sports a new semi-digital instrument cluster.

2021 Royal Enfield Himalayan to get three new color options

23 Jan 2021

2021 Royal Enfield Himalayan to get three new color options

The 2021 Royal Enfield Himalayan will be offered in three new color options of Mirage Silver, Pine Green, and Granite Black, according to MotorBeam. These shades will be available alongside the existing Lake Blue, Gravel Grey, and Rock Red colors.

'KBC 12' grand finale to salute Kargil War heroes

22 Jan 2021

'KBC 12' grand finale to salute Kargil War heroes

Despite the various challenges brought by the coronavirus pandemic, popular television game show Kaun Benega Crorepati returned for another successful season last year.

India's first Porsche Studio opens in New Delhi

22 Jan 2021

India's first Porsche Studio opens in New Delhi

Porsche has introduced a new showroom format for India called the 'Porsche Studio.' It is one of just 14 in the world.

Government ready to suspend contentious farm laws for 1.5 years

20 Jan 2021

Government ready to suspend contentious farm laws for 1.5 years

In a major development in the deadlock between the central government and protesting farmers, farmer leaders said the Centre is ready to suspend the three contentious laws that triggered the agitation.

Delhi Government reduces COVID-19 ICU bed reservations in private hospitals

19 Jan 2021

Delhi Government reduces COVID-19 ICU bed reservations in private hospitals

The Delhi High Court was informed on Tuesday that the Delhi Government has reduced the reservation of COVID-19 ICU beds in private hospitals to 25 percent from 40 percent earlier.

This year's R-Day flypast to feature first woman fighter pilot

18 Jan 2021

This year's R-Day flypast to feature first woman fighter pilot

Flight lieutenant Bhawana Kanth will become the first woman fighter pilot to participate in the Republic Day parade this year on January 26, officials said on Monday.

Tata Nexon EV emerges 2020's bestselling electric car in India

17 Jan 2021

Tata Nexon EV emerges 2020's bestselling electric car in India

Tata Motors' Nexon EV emerged as the bestselling electric car in India for 2020 by selling 2,529 units and claiming a market share of 63.2%.

Hyundai Grand i10 hatchback discontinued in India: Details here

16 Jan 2021

Hyundai Grand i10 hatchback discontinued in India: Details here

Hyundai has removed the Grand i10 hatchback from its official Indian website, giving rise to speculation that it might have been discontinued. The success of the Grand i10 NIOS might be the reason behind the move.

Very dense fog lowers visibility to zero meters in Delhi

16 Jan 2021

Very dense fog lowers visibility to zero meters in Delhi

A thick blanket of fog reduced visibility to zero meters in the national capital on Saturday, affecting traffic movement, according to the India Meteorological Department (IMD).

Delhi: Duo stages fake kidnapping inspired by popular web series

14 Jan 2021

Delhi: Duo stages fake kidnapping inspired by popular web series

Inspired by a popular web series, two 22-year-old cousins staged a fake kidnapping and demanded a ransom of Rs. 2 lakh from their family, the police said on Wednesday.

TVS Jupiter's Sheet Metal variant launched at Rs. 63,500

11 Jan 2021

TVS Jupiter's Sheet Metal variant launched at Rs. 63,500

TVS Motor Company has launched a new Sheet Metal variant of its Jupiter scooter in India. Priced at Rs. 63,497, it is the most affordable Jupiter model yet.

Deliveries of Aprilia SXR 160 maxi-style scooter begin in India

11 Jan 2021

Deliveries of Aprilia SXR 160 maxi-style scooter begin in India

Aprilia has started delivering the SXR 160 maxi-scooter. To recall, it was showcased at the 2020 Auto Expo and was announced last month after facing several delays due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Tata Tiago CNG variant found testing, launch imminent

10 Jan 2021

Tata Tiago CNG variant found testing, launch imminent

Tata Motors is expected to launch the CNG variant of its Tiago hatchback in India in the coming weeks.

Ahead of launch, Tata Altroz iTurbo's specifications and features leaked

08 Jan 2021

Ahead of launch, Tata Altroz iTurbo's specifications and features leaked

Tata Motors will launch an iTurbo variant of its Altroz hatchback in India on January 13. In the latest development, a marketing brochure of the car has leaked online, revealing its features, color options, and engine specifications.

Honda Hornet 2.0 motorcycle becomes costlier in India

08 Jan 2021

Honda Hornet 2.0 motorcycle becomes costlier in India

Japanese automaker Honda has raised the prices of its Hornet 2.0 motorcycle in India. Following the latest price-revision, the Standard and Repsol Edition of the bike have become costlier by Rs. 1,268.

These KTM bikes have become costlier in India

08 Jan 2021

These KTM bikes have become costlier in India

Austrian automaker KTM has increased the prices of its BS6-compliant RC 125, RC 200, and RC 390 fully-faired motorbikes in India.

Elon Musk surpasses Jeff Bezos to become world's richest person

07 Jan 2021

Elon Musk surpasses Jeff Bezos to become world's richest person

Tesla Inc. and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk has surpassed Amazon boss Jeff Bezos to become the world's richest person, Bloomberg reported on Thursday.

Extend ban on UK flights till January-31: Kejriwal urges Centre

07 Jan 2021

Extend ban on UK flights till January-31: Kejriwal urges Centre

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday urged the Centre to extend the ban on flights between India and the UK till January 31 in view of the extremely serious COVID-19 situation in the UK.

MG Hector (facelift) will support 'Hinglish' voice commands in India

06 Jan 2021

MG Hector (facelift) will support 'Hinglish' voice commands in India

MG Motor will launch the facelifted version of Hector SUV in India on January 7.

UK PM cancels R-Day India visit citing new coronavirus strain

05 Jan 2021

UK PM cancels R-Day India visit citing new coronavirus strain

United Kingdom Prime Minister Boris Johnson has canceled his visit to India for the Republic Day event, a Downing Street spokesperson confirmed on Tuesday.

Nissan Magnite's base XE trim becomes costlier by Rs. 50,000

05 Jan 2021

Nissan Magnite's base XE trim becomes costlier by Rs. 50,000

Nissan has hiked the prices of its Magnite compact SUV in India. The entry-level XE trim has become costlier by Rs. 50,000, raising the starting price to Rs. 5.49 lakh. However, the prices of XL, XV High, and XV Premium variants remain unchanged.

2022 Audi A8 (facelift) spotted testing, key design details revealed

04 Jan 2021

2022 Audi A8 (facelift) spotted testing, key design details revealed

German automaker Audi will launch the facelifted version of its A8 sedan sometime in 2022.

AAP, BJP blame each other for demolition of Hanuman temple

04 Jan 2021

AAP, BJP blame each other for demolition of Hanuman temple

The Delhi units of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Sunday sparred over the demolition of a Hanuman temple as part of the ongoing Chandni Chowk beautification plan.

2020 Hyundai i20 receives over 35,000 bookings in India

04 Jan 2021

2020 Hyundai i20 receives over 35,000 bookings in India

In a proud moment for South Korean automaker Hyundai, the new-generation i20 hatchback has received over 35,000 bookings since its launch in India in November last year.

Ahead of launch, Toyota teases Fortuner (facelift) SUV in India

02 Jan 2021

Ahead of launch, Toyota teases Fortuner (facelift) SUV in India

Japanese automaker Toyota is all set to unveil the Fortuner (facelift) in India on January 6. Now, in the run-up to the launch event, the company has teased the car, highlighting some of its features.

New-generation Mahindra XUV500, with panoramic sunroof, spotted testing

02 Jan 2021

New-generation Mahindra XUV500, with panoramic sunroof, spotted testing

Mahindra is working to unveil the new-generation XUV500 in India in the coming months. In the latest development, the SUV has been spotted testing on the roads, revealing its design features.

Ahead of launch, MG Hector's (facelift) interiors and features revealed

02 Jan 2021

Ahead of launch, MG Hector's (facelift) interiors and features revealed

MG Motor is expected to unveil the facelifted model of the Hector SUV in India later this month. In the latest update, carandbike has shared images of the car's cabin, revealing the interiors of the upcoming model.

All states to hold dry run for coronavirus vaccination today

02 Jan 2021

All states to hold dry run for coronavirus vaccination today

A dry run for vaccination, before the actual doses of the coronavirus vaccine are administered to people, will be held in all states and union territories today.

Ahead of launch, 2021 Toyota Fortuner Legender spied again

01 Jan 2021

Ahead of launch, 2021 Toyota Fortuner Legender spied again

Toyota is gearing up to unveil the Fortuner (facelift) in India on January 6. In the latest update, the Legender variant has been spotted on the streets, reiterating the design features of the SUV.

Deliveries of Nissan Magnite begin in India; price-hike imminent

30 Dec 2020

Deliveries of Nissan Magnite begin in India; price-hike imminent

Deliveries of Nissan's Magnite SUV, which was launched in India on December 2, have begun.