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Vasudha Mukherjee

Stop using 'derogatory' language against Smriti Irani: Rahul Gandhi

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi calls for respectful discourse amid criticism of Smriti Irani following her defeat in the Lok Sabha elections

Stop using 'derogatory' language against Smriti Irani: Rahul Gandhi
Updated On : 12 Jul 2024 | 4:39 PM IST

North Delhi water supply hit by Munak Canal breach, repairs in progress

Munak Canal breach updates: While water supply in most areas normalised by Thursday, Dwarka residents may face disruptions till repairs are complete by Friday evening

North Delhi water supply hit by Munak Canal breach, repairs in progress
Updated On : 12 Jul 2024 | 3:40 PM IST

Laughter the best medicine in Japan: Local govt passes new health law

Explained: Japan's Yamagata prefecture's has introduced a new laughter ordinance aiming to promote better physical and mental health in the community

Laughter the best medicine in Japan: Local govt passes new health law
Updated On : 12 Jul 2024 | 2:59 PM IST

Zerodha confirms users may face connectivity issues with BSE F&O orders

A glitch on the BSE resulted in orders appearing in the 'Open Pending' state affecting brokers across platforms on Thursday

Zerodha confirms users may face connectivity issues with BSE F&O orders
Updated On : 12 Jul 2024 | 12:38 PM IST

India's credit ratings upgrade is long overdue: RBI Guv Shaktikanta Das

Governor of the Reserve Bank of India Shaktikanta Das said that India is capable of meeting its external payment obligations and a credit ratings upgrade should happen soon

India's credit ratings upgrade is long overdue: RBI Guv Shaktikanta Das
Updated On : 12 Jul 2024 | 11:40 AM IST

Invesco lowers fair value, cutting Swiggy and Pine Labs valuations

US-based investor Invesco valued its 28,844 shares in Swiggy at $219.2 million, implying a total valuation of $12.3 billion, down from $12.7 billion in January 2024

Invesco lowers fair value, cutting Swiggy and Pine Labs valuations
Updated On : 12 Jul 2024 | 10:37 AM IST

Kiss playful, not predatory: Delhi HC dismisses PIL against Dalai Lama

Delhi High Court dismisses PIL seeking action against Dalai Lama under the POCSO Act over a kissing incident in 2023

Kiss playful, not predatory: Delhi HC dismisses PIL against Dalai Lama
Updated On : 11 Jul 2024 | 6:09 PM IST

Ambani wedding: BKC staff get WFH notice; Mumbai faces traffic disruptions

Traffic restrictions have been implemented for the three days during which Anant Ambani and Radhika Merchant's wedding is set to take place

Ambani wedding: BKC staff get WFH notice; Mumbai faces traffic disruptions
Updated On : 11 Jul 2024 | 5:27 PM IST

Over 100k students fail Class 9; 50k fail Class 11 in Delhi govt schools

Some 46,622 students in Class 8 and 51,914 in Class 11 did not pass in academic year 2023-24. These students may have the chance to improve their grades within the next two months

Over 100k students fail Class 9; 50k fail Class 11 in Delhi govt schools
Updated On : 11 Jul 2024 | 4:42 PM IST

BMW hit-and-run case: Why was the 23-year-old served alcohol? Updates

Mumbai BMW hit-and-run case: Mihir Shah and his friends consumed four large pegs of Whiskey each, and paid a bill amounting to more than Rs 20,000 before the tragic incident. Updates here

BMW hit-and-run case: Why was the 23-year-old served alcohol? Updates
Updated On : 11 Jul 2024 | 1:59 PM IST

Budget 2024: India's space sector eyes strategic allocations and incentives

Union Budget 2024: The space sector in India is expected to reach $44 billion by 2033. Industry leaders call for incentives to push private sector growth

Budget 2024: India's space sector eyes strategic allocations and incentives
Updated On : 11 Jul 2024 | 12:25 PM IST

4,400 govt schools in Jammu and Kashmir closed due to low enrollment

School Education Department proposes merger of more than 1,200 school due to no or low enrollment of students

4,400 govt schools in Jammu and Kashmir closed due to low enrollment
Updated On : 11 Jul 2024 | 12:10 PM IST

Assam floods top points: Red alert in state, death toll rises to 52

Assam floods: Brahmaputra river is expected to recede by 35-65 cm by Saturday night, authorities advise continued caution near the riverfront as the water levels remain dangerously high

Assam floods top points: Red alert in state, death toll rises to 52
Updated On : 05 Jul 2024 | 5:03 PM IST

Scrapping NEET-UG not rational: Centre asks SC not to jeopardise med exam

NEET row: The central government told the Supreme Court that no widespread irregularities were found in the medical entrance exam

Scrapping NEET-UG not rational: Centre asks SC not to jeopardise med exam
Updated On : 05 Jul 2024 | 4:58 PM IST

Every 3rd Indian affected by fatty liver disease: Minister Jitendra Singh

Union Minister of Science and Technology launches the Indo-French Liver and Metabolic Disease Network to find India-specific interventions for metabolic disorders

Every 3rd Indian affected by fatty liver disease: Minister Jitendra Singh
Updated On : 05 Jul 2024 | 4:55 PM IST

Airtel ordered to pay Rs 5 lakh fine for harassing customer in 2013 case

Airtel began harassing a customer for non-payment of dues despite the funds being credited to telecom giant's accounts

Airtel ordered to pay Rs 5 lakh fine for harassing customer in 2013 case
Updated On : 05 Jul 2024 | 2:10 PM IST

Padma Bhushan awardee Foxconn Chairman Young Liu to visit India this year

In the past year, Taiwan company has invested heavily to expand its presence in India, particularly in south

Padma Bhushan awardee Foxconn Chairman Young Liu to visit India this year
Updated On : 05 Jul 2024 | 12:42 PM IST

Indian oil giants, Brazil's Petrobras in talks for long-term crude supply

Indian Oil, Hindustan Petroleum, and Bharat Petroleum are negotiating with Brazilian energy major Petrobras to secure long-term crude oil supply contracts to diversify its energy sources

Indian oil giants, Brazil's Petrobras in talks for long-term crude supply
Updated On : 05 Jul 2024 | 11:54 AM IST

Bajaj Auto to unveil world's first CNG bike: What we know so far

Bajaj Auto is set to launch its latest motorbike with dual-fuel capability, which will run on both petrol and CNG, thereby cutting the running costs by half

Bajaj Auto to unveil world's first CNG bike: What we know so far
Updated On : 04 Jul 2024 | 6:19 PM IST

Social media platforms worry new data law could affect child safety, ads

Tech giants Google, Meta, YouTube, and Snap are concerned over India's new Digital Personal Data Protection Act's restrictions on behavioural tracking of children as they may compromise child safety

Social media platforms worry new data law could affect child safety, ads
Updated On : 04 Jul 2024 | 4:50 PM IST