Ola to invest Rs 100 cr to skill 100,000 drivers in India

Kanpur (Uttar Pradesh), Dec 19 - Car rental aggregator firm Ola on Monday announced plans to invest Rs 100 crore towards skill development in India and empower 100,000 driver-partners in the next...

Demonetisation: Cashlessness sting still painful on day 41

New Delhi, Dec 19 - There was no respite in sight for cash-strapped people on Monday as queues outside banks and ATMs for withdrawing money continued across the city with rising anger...

Demonetisation has killed 100 people: Mamata

Kolkata, Dec 16 - West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday targeted Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the reported deaths of 100 people across the country following the government's November 8...
Will soon name new Army, IAF chiefs: Parrikar

Will soon name new Army, IAF chiefs: Parrikar

New Delhi, Dec 16 - Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said on Friday that he will soon name the next Indian Army and Indian Air Force chiefs.He was speaking after paying tributes at...
We want discussion on Agusta Westland deal: Naidu

We want discussion on Agusta Westland deal: Naidu

New Delhi, Dec 15. Union Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu on Thursday said that the government wants to discuss the Agusta Westland VVIP chopper deal in Parliament over the allegations of the kickbacks...
Eight-fold rise in respiratory diseases in Varanasi : Report

Eight-fold rise in respiratory diseases in Varanasi : Report

Varanasi, Dec 15. Toxic particulate pollution in this holy city, which Prime Minister Narendra Modi represents in parliament and intends to make a Smart City like Kyoto in Japan, has resulted...

Upset Advani says he feels like resigning

New Delhi, Dec 15. Veteran BJP leader L.K. Advani on Thursday said he feels like resigning from Parliament because of unending disruptions in both houses.He told three MPs, including Nana Patole from...
Can't grow beard on religious ground in armed forces: SC

Can’t grow beard on religious ground in armed forces: SC

New Delhi, Dec 15. The Supreme Court on Thursday rejected a plea by two IAF personnel seeking to grow beard, saying IAF's policies on personal appearance were not intended to discriminate against...

Modi behaving like ‘king’, only knows how to speak: Rahul

Dadri, Uttar Pradesh, Dec 13. Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday said the chaotic conditions post-demonetisation would not end within 50 days and attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi saying that he...

Report of regulatory action against us false: Axis Bank

Mumbai, Dec 12.  Private sector lender Axis Bank on Monday said the reports alleging that regulatory action against the bank was under consideration, were false and malafide."We would like to bring to...

Entertainment

Pop superstar George Michael dead at 53

London, Dec 26 - Singer-songwriter George Michael, who sold tens of millions of albums as a member of the duo Wham! and on his own,...

History

Ancient Roman villa uncovered near Florence

Florence, Oct 21.  Archaeologists have unearthed a luxurious ancient Roman villa complete with thermal baths and stunning mosaics near the central Italian city of Florence...