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Rimjhim Singh

India set to advance Indo-Pacific agenda at Quad foreign ministers' meeting

The agenda is set to address China's expanding naval activities in the East China Sea and the South China Sea, alongside concerns over North Korea's nuclear and missile programmes

India set to advance Indo-Pacific agenda at Quad foreign ministers' meeting
Updated On : 15 Jul 2024 | 2:50 PM IST

IMD issues 'red' alert for heavy rains in Maharashtra, Goa, and Kerala

IMD weather update: The IMD issued a red alert for several districts in Kerala, including Malappuram, Kannur, and Kasaragod indicating severe weather conditions

IMD issues 'red' alert for heavy rains in Maharashtra, Goa, and Kerala
Updated On : 15 Jul 2024 | 12:30 PM IST

Swiggy, Zomato increase platform fee to Rs 6 per order for revenue boost

Initially introduced in Bengaluru and Delhi, the fee implemented by Swiggy and Zomato is distinct from delivery charges, GST, restaurant fees, and other expenses associated with orders

Swiggy, Zomato increase platform fee to Rs 6 per order for revenue boost
Updated On : 15 Jul 2024 | 10:59 AM IST

NEET-PG: Exam cancelled amid impersonation threats; to be held on August 11

NEET UG 2024 row: On June 22, the Centre cancelled the NEET-PG exam scheduled for June 23 as a 'precautionary measure'

NEET-PG: Exam cancelled amid impersonation threats; to be held on August 11
Updated On : 15 Jul 2024 | 10:34 AM IST

Tata Group to retain Air India's top management post-Vistara merger

Campbell Wilson will continue as the chief executive officer, with Nipun Aggarwal and Sanjay Sharma remaining as the chief commercial and transformation officer, and chief financial officer

Tata Group to retain Air India's top management post-Vistara merger
Updated On : 15 Jul 2024 | 10:02 AM IST

India nears population stability: 31 of 36 states/ UTs at replacement level

More than 65% of India's population is within the reproductive age group, highlighting the importance of offering them choices to avoid the burden of unplanned family growth

India nears population stability: 31 of 36 states/ UTs at replacement level
Updated On : 12 Jul 2024 | 8:59 PM IST

Budget 2024: What does the education sector expect from Nirmala Sitharaman?

Union Budget 2024: Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will present the Budget in the Lok Sabha on July 23

Budget 2024: What does the education sector expect from Nirmala Sitharaman?
Updated On : 12 Jul 2024 | 8:54 PM IST

Ola CEO endorses 70-hour work week, top neurologist warns of severe illness

Working for 55 or more hours per week is associated with a 35% higher risk of a stroke, 17% higher risk of dying from ischemic heart disease

Ola CEO endorses 70-hour work week, top neurologist warns of severe illness
Updated On : 12 Jul 2024 | 4:52 PM IST

One plate of momos cost Zomato Rs 60,000 in Karnataka: Here's why

On August 31, 2023, Sheethal had placed an order for momos via Zomato, paying Rs 133.25 but she alleged that she never received the momos nor did a delivery agent visit her home

One plate of momos cost Zomato Rs 60,000 in Karnataka: Here's why
Updated On : 12 Jul 2024 | 4:35 PM IST

Delhi excise policy case: SC grants interim bail to CM Arvind Kejriwal

However, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal will continue to remain in Tihar Jail in relation to a liquor policy scam under investigation by the Central Bureau of Investigation

Delhi excise policy case: SC grants interim bail to CM Arvind Kejriwal
Updated On : 12 Jul 2024 | 11:12 AM IST

India to double airports to 300 by 2047 amid surging passenger traffic

AAI's draft plan indicates 70 airstrips could be developed into airports capable of handling narrow-body aircraft such as the A320 or B737, while 40 airstrips could be upgraded for smaller aircraft

India to double airports to 300 by 2047 amid surging passenger traffic
Updated On : 12 Jul 2024 | 10:20 AM IST

Indians travelling to Qatar will now be able to use UPI for payments

The move will allow UPI payments in Qatar via the QNB merchant network, benefiting Indian travellers visiting and transiting through the country

Indians travelling to Qatar will now be able to use UPI for payments
Updated On : 12 Jul 2024 | 10:08 AM IST

Excise policy case: Kejriwal 'kingpin', AAP 'major beneficiary', says ED

Agency alleges Delhi Chief Minister sought Rs 100 crore in kickbacks from South Group members for a liquor sales contract, of which Rs 45 crore reportedly financed the Goa elections

Excise policy case: Kejriwal 'kingpin', AAP 'major beneficiary', says ED
Updated On : 11 Jul 2024 | 6:56 PM IST

What does the jewellery sector expect from FM Sitharaman?

Union Budget 2024: Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will present the Budget in the Lok Sabha on July 23

What does the jewellery sector expect from FM Sitharaman?
Updated On : 11 Jul 2024 | 5:08 PM IST

Delhi govt raises pollution under control certificate fees after 13 yrs

The revised fees for pollution under control certificates are Rs 80 for two and three-wheelers running on petrol, CNG, or LPG; Rs 110 for four-wheelers and larger vehicles using petrol, CNG, or LPG

Delhi govt raises pollution under control certificate fees after 13 yrs
Updated On : 11 Jul 2024 | 4:55 PM IST

NEET-UG 2024 row: SC to hear petitions on paper leak allegations on July 18

NEET-UG: According to the Centre's report to the Supreme Court on Wednesday, data analytics conducted by IIT-Madras on the NEET-UG 2024 results revealed 'no abnormality'

NEET-UG 2024 row: SC to hear petitions on paper leak allegations on July 18
Updated On : 11 Jul 2024 | 4:10 PM IST

Reliance Jio prepares for IPO in 2025 at $112 billion valuation: Jefferies

Jefferies said Jio might debut with a valuation around $112 billion, potentially contributing a 7%-15% increase in the share price of Reliance Industries

Reliance Jio prepares for IPO in 2025 at $112 billion valuation: Jefferies
Updated On : 11 Jul 2024 | 1:36 PM IST

India plans new law for fair payments from tech giants to news publishers

The proposed legislation will be in addition to the proposed Digital Competition Bill, for which public consultations have already been completed

India plans new law for fair payments from tech giants to news publishers
Updated On : 11 Jul 2024 | 9:35 AM IST

Uber sees rise in Indian travellers using app abroad, sets summer record

Uber data shows that Indian travellers (using the app) visited nearly 1,000 cities across 68 countries in 2023, with the top countries being the US, the UK, and Canada

Uber sees rise in Indian travellers using app abroad, sets summer record
Updated On : 10 Jul 2024 | 6:00 PM IST

BMW crash case: How did the Mumbai police track down accused Mihir Shah

Mumbai hit-and-run BMW case: Main accused Mihir Shah was taken into police custody on July 9 from Virar, two days after the incident occurred

BMW crash case: How did the Mumbai police track down accused Mihir Shah
Updated On : 10 Jul 2024 | 5:47 PM IST