Category: India

From a school Drop-out to running a business with turn over of more than 1000cr : Nowhera Shaikh

MUMBAI: Nowhera Shaikh’s is a story of ambition and enterprise gone wrong, but the Class IX dropout’s ability to run…

Two years after demonetisation, here what the nation feels

Two years after demonetisation was announced, rendering 86% of currency in the system invalid, the big impact seems to have…

Chhattisgarh: 4 killed as Maoists blow up a bus in Dantewada

Maoists triggered an explosion in Chhattisgarh's Dantewada district today, leaving at least four people dead, including a security personnel, just…

‘Save Sabarimala’ Rath Yatra flagged off by Yeddyurappa

Muttur: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader BS Yeddyurappa on Thursday flagged off the party's Save Sabarimala Rath Yatra here. The…

Chhattisgarh: 4 dead in Naxal attack

Dantewada: At least four people, including three civilians, were killed after Naxals triggered a blast on a bus near Bacheli…

Why farmers still continue to burn stubble in Punjab, Haryana

New Delhi: There is a visible reduction in the volume of post-harvest stubble-burning in Punjab and Haryana this year owing…

2nd anniversary of demonetisation: Congress announces nation-wide protest

New Delhi: PM Narendra Modi had announced demonetisation, banning Rs. 500 and Rs. 1,000 notes, in a televised address two…

Scars and wounds of demonetisation are getting more visible with time: Manmohan Singh

Manmohan Singh who is the Former prime minister shared his harsh opinion of demonetisation as a strong political fight between…

Kerala’s 96-year-old topper gets laptop

Thiruvananthapuram: 96-year-old Karthiyayani Amma, who created history after becoming the oldest women to top Kerala's literacy exam under 'Aksharalaksham' scheme,…

Rs 7.51 Crore Hawala Cash Meant to Bribe Voters in Assembly Polls Seized in Telangana

Hyderabad: 'Hawala' cash to the tune of Rs 7.51 crore, intended for bribing voters, was seized and four people were arrested…

INS Arihant enhances India’s security capabilities

New Delhi: INS Arihant, India's first Nuclear Ballistic Missile Submarine, which successfully returned from a Deterrence Patrol, has enhanced India's…

Arvind Kejariwal calls Demonetisation a Self-Infected Wound on Indian economy

New Delhi: The second anniversary of demonetisation, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) convener and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal today questioned…

Tigress Avni killing: Shooter’s father threatens to sue Maneka Gandhi

Hyderabad: Sharpshooter Shafath Ali Khan, whose son Azgher Ali Khan was allegedly involved in the killing of Tigress Avni, has…

Hindu Samiti wants Tipu Jayanti celebrations to be called off immediately

Panaji: Denouncing 18th-century ruler Tipu Sultan, the Hindu Janajagruti Samiti, sister outfit of Hindu right-wing group Sanathan Sanstha, on Wednesday…

Centre cheated nation with demonetization scam: Mamata

Kolkata: On the second anniversary of demonetization, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday slammed the central government under…

Centre cheated nation with demonetisation scam: Mamata

Kolkata: On the second anniversary of demonetisation, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday slammed the central government under…

Looking at it from legal angles: Rupani on Ahmedabad name change

Gandhinagar: Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani on Thursday said that the state government will take concrete steps on the name…

Nirav Modi declared ‘proclaimed absconder’ in customs case

Mumbai: A Gujarat court on Thursday declared fugitive diamantaire Nirav Modi as a "proclaimed absconder" in a customs duty evasion…

President Kovind, PM Modi extend Gujarati New Year greetings

New Delhi: President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi extended greetings to the people of Gujarat on the…

2nd Demonetisation anniversary: Cong condemns democracy’s ‘black day’

New Delhi: On the second anniversary of the central government's demonetisation drive on Thursday, the Congress party criticised the Prime…