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Most interesting guy: JD Vance's Indian-origin wife Usha recalls first meet

A lawyer by profession, 38-year-old Usha Vance recalled her first meeting with her husband JD Vance, who has been named the US vice-presidential candidate by the Republican Party in the upcoming polls

Most interesting guy: JD Vance's Indian-origin wife Usha recalls first meet
Updated On : 18 Jul 2024 | 9:53 PM IST

Decoded: Why did Karnataka introduce 70% quota for locals in private jobs

The now paused bill mandated a 50 per cent quota for administrative roles and a 75 per cent quota for non-administrative roles in the private sector for the locals, triggering a massive row

Decoded: Why did Karnataka introduce 70% quota for locals in private jobs
Updated On : 18 Jul 2024 | 3:41 PM IST

Budget 2024: Capital gains tax, climate change key concerns of Generation Z

Budget 2024: Young India is keen to hear announcements related to skill development for the youth, steps taken to counter climate change and reforms in the capital gains tax structure

Budget 2024: Capital gains tax, climate change key concerns of Generation Z
Updated On : 18 Jul 2024 | 3:32 PM IST

Snapdeal founders Kunal Bahl, Rohit Bansal exit Urban Co with 200X returns

Titan Capital's Rohit Bansal and Kunal Bahl secured the returns on their decade-old seed cheque to the firm, having invested Rs 57 lakh in 2015

Snapdeal founders Kunal Bahl, Rohit Bansal exit Urban Co with 200X returns
Updated On : 18 Jul 2024 | 12:04 PM IST

Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah deletes 100% job quota post, shares clarification

A controversy erupted after Siddaramaiah, in a now-deleted post on 'X', had said that Karnataka had approved a Bill mandating the private industries to give reservation to local Kannadigas in jobs

Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah deletes 100% job quota post, shares clarification
Updated On : 17 Jul 2024 | 8:26 PM IST

'Ajit Pawar's NCP behind BJP's poor show': RSS magazine on Maha LS polls

The magazine said that the BJP's decades-old partnership with the Shiv Sena and its latest faction was 'Hindutva based' and thus 'natural' but that was not the case with the NCP

'Ajit Pawar's NCP behind BJP's poor show': RSS magazine on Maha LS polls
Updated On : 17 Jul 2024 | 3:19 PM IST

Decoded: What is Karnataka Employment Bill that seeks quota for locals

The proposed bill mandates companies to reserve 50 per cent of management jobs and 70 per cent of non-management jobs for local residents

Decoded: What is Karnataka Employment Bill that seeks quota for locals
Updated On : 17 Jul 2024 | 3:10 PM IST

UP digital attendance system for teachers, launched on July 8, suspended

UP online attendance system row: After teachers across state launched protests, Yogi Adityanath announced a committee would review the system

UP digital attendance system for teachers, launched on July 8, suspended
Updated On : 17 Jul 2024 | 2:52 PM IST

Ex-Rolls Royce design head Ian Cameron stabbed to death, suspect on run

Ian Cameron murder: The British car designer was stabbed at the doorstep of his $3 million mansion in Germany's Herrsching at Lake Ammersee on Friday evening

Ex-Rolls Royce design head Ian Cameron stabbed to death, suspect on run
Updated On : 17 Jul 2024 | 1:04 PM IST

Class 12 board exams twice a year: CBSE's new pattern likely from June 2026

At present, the CBSE conducts the Class 12 board exams between February-March, with an additional option for the students to appear in a "supplementary" exam in any one of the subjects

Class 12 board exams twice a year: CBSE's new pattern likely from June 2026
Updated On : 17 Jul 2024 | 10:39 AM IST

Leadership rejig may be on cards for Bajaj Auto, hints MD Rajiv Bajaj

Addressing shareholders at Bajaj Auto's 17th Annual General Meeting in Pune on Tuesday, Rajiv Bajaj highlighted that the automobile manufacturer needs a younger Managing Director

Leadership rejig may be on cards for Bajaj Auto, hints MD Rajiv Bajaj
Updated On : 17 Jul 2024 | 9:44 AM IST

IAS Pooja Khedkar has 7% locomotor disability: Pune-based private hospital

Controversial trainee IAS Pooja Khedkar is accused of forging documents to claim disability and OBC reservation quota to secure UPSC seat

IAS Pooja Khedkar has 7% locomotor disability: Pune-based private hospital
Updated On : 16 Jul 2024 | 8:27 PM IST

This pani-puri vending machine from Bengaluru is spicing up the internet

Bengaluru is trending on social media after the image of an automatic pani-puri vending machine located at its HSR layout road is going viral

This pani-puri vending machine from Bengaluru is spicing up the internet
Updated On : 16 Jul 2024 | 5:49 PM IST

Six kids die due to suspected Chandipura virus in a week: Cause & symptoms

Chandipura virus in Gujarat: Health Minister Rushikesh Patel said on Tuesday that the samples of 12 patients have been sent to Pune's National Institute of Virology for confirmation

Six kids die due to suspected Chandipura virus in a week: Cause & symptoms
Updated On : 16 Jul 2024 | 5:11 PM IST

Paris Olympics: Neeraj Chopra's gold boosts athletic budget by over 1600%

Paris Olympics: Javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra will lead a 28-member contingent of athletes at the Paris Olympics, in which a total of 118 Indians will participate

Paris Olympics: Neeraj Chopra's gold boosts athletic budget by over 1600%
Updated On : 16 Jul 2024 | 3:32 PM IST

51% of applications under PM Cares scheme for Covid orphans rejected

9,331 applications were received for scheme, according to data shared by the Women and Child Development Ministry

51% of applications under PM Cares scheme for Covid orphans rejected
Updated On : 16 Jul 2024 | 3:27 PM IST

Planning to travel by air during festivals? Your tickets may be costlier

Certain routes have witnessed a jump in airline ticket (year-on-year) prices during the month of September as the demand for air travel remains high amid the festival season

Planning to travel by air during festivals? Your tickets may be costlier
Updated On : 16 Jul 2024 | 11:46 AM IST

Budget 2024: Green tech, vehicle scrapping aid; auto sector's wishlist

Budget 2024: During the Interim Budget presentation, Nirmala Sitharaman had highlighted that the Centre is keen on expanding and strengthening the electronic-vehicle ecosystem

Budget 2024: Green tech, vehicle scrapping aid; auto sector's wishlist
Updated On : 16 Jul 2024 | 10:33 AM IST

Doda terror attack: 4 soldiers killed; What's fuelling terrorism in Jammu

Doda terror attack: Officials informed that the encounter operation, still underway, began when troops launched a search operation in Desa forest belt of Doda

Doda terror attack: 4 soldiers killed; What's fuelling terrorism in Jammu
Updated On : 16 Jul 2024 | 9:26 AM IST

Puri Jagannath Temple's Ratna Bhandar opens after 46 years: What's inside?

Ratna Bhandar is the treasure trove of the 12th-century Puri-based Jagannath Temple that has been in much discussion since the recently concluded Odisha Assembly elections

Puri Jagannath Temple's Ratna Bhandar opens after 46 years: What's inside?
Updated On : 15 Jul 2024 | 6:55 PM IST