Modi flag bearer of Indian culture, tradition: Amit Shah

Union Home Minister Amit Shah today called Prime Minister Narendra Modi as the “flag bearer” of the Indian culture and tradition. Continue Reading

Nirbhaya case: Supreme Court to hear convict’s plea 20 January

The Supreme Court will hear on 20 January a plea of a death row convict in the Nirbhaya gangrape and murder case against a Delhi High Court order dismissing his claim of being a juvenile at the time of commission of the offence. Continue Reading

ED attaches Rs 5-cr assets of former Minister

The Enforcement Directorate has attached assets worth Rs 5 crore of former Uttar Pradesh Minister Rangnath Mishra in connection with a money laundering case, the agency said today. Continue Reading

News broadcasters meet Nirmala Sitharaman

Executive body members of the News Broadcasters Federation have met Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and requested that TV news channels be treated at par with the print media industry under GST regulations. Continue Reading

Penang Convention and Exhibition Bureau all set for Roadshow

The Penang Convention and Exhibition Bureau (PCEB) launched its annual roadshow to India as part of the Penang Roadshow to India 2020. According to a press release, the Penang delegation will continue on to Kochi on 20 January with the objective of promoting Penang as the preferred destination for corporate and association meetings, conferences, and incentives and leisure travel. Continue Reading

13th Weld India Exhibition from 6-9 February

Along with National Skill Development Corporation and Private Industries, the Indian Institute of Welding (IIW-India), under the guidance of Union Ministry of Skill Development is working towards meeting the requirement of skilled persons required in the industry. Continue Reading

SC allows Karti Chidambaram to withdraw Rs 20 crore

The Supreme Court today allowed Congress MP Karti Chidambaram to withdraw the Rs 20 crore which was deposited with the apex court registry as a condition for allowing him to travel abroad. Continue Reading

President rejects mercy plea of Nirbhaya convict Mukesh Singh

President Ram Nath Kovind on Friday rejected the mercy plea of Mukesh Singh, one of the four men convicted in the 2012 Nirbhaya gangrape and murder case, sources said. Continue Reading

ISRO’s GSAT-30 satellite successfully launched aboard Ariane rocket

India’s “high power” communication satellite GSAT-30, aimed at providing high-quality television, telecommunications and broadcasting services, was successfully launched onboard Ariane 5 rocket from French Guiana in the early hours today, the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) said here.
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Jet Airways to sell Netherlands business to KLM Royal Dutch Airlines

Bankrupt Jet Airways plans to sell its Netherlands business to KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, according to a regulatory filing. The domestic full-service carrier, which shuttered operations last April, is undergoing insolvency resolution process. Continue Reading