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Unnao Road Accident: Hospitals on Alert After Fatal Crash, Details Inside

UTTAR PRADESH: In a tragic accident on the Lucknow-Agra Expressway in Unnao district, Uttar Pradesh, 18 people lost their lives and more than 19 were injured when a double-decker sleeper bus collided with a milk tanker on Wednesday. UP Deputy Chief Minister Brajesh Pathak stated that all nearby hospitals have been put on high alert. Eighteen people have died, and 19 have been injured and sent to the Unnao district hospital. The injured are being transferred to higher-level hospitals. All hospita

10 Jul 2024 11:11 am
Uttarakhand Mourns the Loss of Five Brave Soldiers in Terrorist Attack

DEHRADUN : The state of Uttarakhand is in deep mourning following a terrorist attack on an Indian Army convoy in Kathua district, Jammu and Kashmir, which resulted in the death of five soldiers from the state. The soldiers, all from the Garhwal Rifles regiment, were Naib Subedar Anand Singh Rawat (41) from Rudraprayag, Rifleman Anuj Negi (25) and Havildar Kamal Singh Rawat (28) from Pauri Garhwal district, and Rifleman Adarsh Negi (26) and Naik Vinod Singh Bhandari (33) from Tehri Garhwal distri

10 Jul 2024 10:11 am
Heavy Rains in Mumbai, These Train Cancelled, School Closed

MUMBAI: Heavy rains in Mumbai, Maharashtra's capital, have led to the cancellation of five trains due to waterlogging at several stations, Central Railways announced on Monday morning. Train services between Kalyan and Kasara, which were previously affected, have now been restored. Rain is expected to continue throughout the week. The following trains are canceled for July 8 until further notice, according to the Railways' post on X: 12110 (MMR-CSMT) JCO 11010 (PUNE-CSMT) JCO 12124 (PUNE

8 Jul 2024 10:11 am
Supreme Court Grants Bail to Counterfeit Currency Accused: Is it Justice?

New Delhi: On 3rd July, the Supreme Court of India granted bail to Javed Gulam Nabi Shaikh, a defendant who had been arrested at Mumbai airport in February 2020 for possession of counterfeit currency amounting to 23.86 lakhs. The court's decision overturned a previous denial of bail by the Bombay High Court, emphasizing that bail should not be used as a form of punishment. The case, initially investigated by the National Investigation Agency (NIA), revealed that Javed had received the fake c

7 Jul 2024 11:11 am
Bengal Police Direct Woman Assaulted by TMC Goons to Submit Blouse and Petticoat for Investigation

Kolkata: In a distressing turn of events, the Ghoksandanga police station has directed a woman, who was brutally assaulted by TMC supporters in Cooch Behar for her affiliation with the BJP, to submit her torn clothes for investigation purposes. The incident, which occurred ten days ago, sparked outrage after BJP leader Suvendu Adhikari shared a notice issued under Section 91 of the Code of Criminal Procedure (CrPC). According to the notice, Senior Inspector Avijit Sarkar mandated the victim to s

7 Jul 2024 11:11 am
Indian Railways Announces Extensions and Departure Time Changes on These Routes

Indian Railways has announced the extension of several train services and adjustments to departure times for express trains to enhance passenger convenience. These changes, implemented by South Eastern Railway, Northeast Frontier Railway, and North Central Railway, aim to improve travel options and better meet passenger needs. Passengers are encouraged to review the updated schedules and plan their journeys accordingly. Here are the details: Extended Train Services South Eastern Railway: The How

4 Jul 2024 11:11 am
PM Modi Honors Swami Vivekananda on His Death Anniversary

New Delhi: On the 122nd death anniversary of the revered philosopher and monk Swami Vivekananda, Prime Minister Narendra Modi paid tribute to him on Thursday. PM Modi highlighted how Vivekananda's teachings continue to inspire and empower millions. Using social media platform 'X', PM Modi wrote, I pay homage to Swami Vivekananda on his Punya Tithi. His teachings give strength to millions. His profound wisdom and relentless pursuit of knowledge are also very motivating. The Prime Mini

4 Jul 2024 11:11 am
Indian Cricket Team Lands in Delhi, Set to Meet PM Modi Post World Cup Victory

The Indian cricket team, led by Rohit Sharma, arrived in Delhi on July 4 with the ICC Men's T20 World Cup 2024 trophy, having won the final in Barbados on June 29. The team is currently at ITC Maurya Hotel, where a special breakfast has been prepared for them. They are soon scheduled to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Fans gathered outside Delhi airport and ITC Maurya Hotel to catch a glimpse of their favorite cricketers, cheering India, India as the team arrived from the Caribbean. The p

4 Jul 2024 11:11 am
Earthquake! Andaman Sea Hit by 45 Magnitude Earthquake

Earthquake of Magnitude 4.5 Hits Andaman Sea- A 4.5 magnitude earthquake struck the Andaman Sea on Friday night, according to the National Centre for Seismology (NCS). The tremors were felt at 10:46 pm, with the epicenter located at latitude 10.25 and longitude 93.82, at a depth of 10 km. In a post on X, the NCS shared details of the earthquake: EQ of M: 4.5, On: 28/06/2024 22:46:46 IST, Lat: 10.25 N, Long: 93.82 E, Depth: 10 Km, Location: Andaman Sea. This is not the first seismic activity in t

29 Jun 2024 11:11 am
UP Government to Establish Bioplastic Park with Rs 2,000 Crore Investment

Lucknow: In a significant move to combat environmental pollution, the Uttar Pradesh government is set to establish a Bioplastic Park with an investment of Rs 2,000 crore. This park will span 1,000 hectares in Kumbhi village, Gola Gokarnnath tehsil, Lakhimpur Kheri district. Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has mandated that the project be expedited to completion. Developed by Balrampur Sugar Mill Firm, the Bioplastic Park will create numerous job opportunities and encourage the establishment of su

28 Jun 2024 6:11 pm
Former DMK Leader Jaffer Sadiq Arrested by ED in Drug-Related Money Laundering Case

Chennai: T he Enforcement Directorate (ED) has arrested former DMK leader Jaffer Sadiq in connection with a drug-related money laundering case. Sadiq, who was already incarcerated in Tihar Jail under an NDPS case, was interrogated by ED officials and subsequently arrested on June 26. The ED plans to seek his remand once he is produced in court. Earlier this month, Delhi's Patiala House Court granted the ED permission to examine Jaffer Sadiq in Tihar Jail and record his statement under the Pr

28 Jun 2024 6:11 pm
Mamata Banerjee Urges PM Modi to Abolish NEET, Restore State-Run Medical Entrance Exams

Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday, urging him to abolish the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) and reinstate the previous system where state governments conducted medical entrance exams. In her letter, Banerjee expressed serious concerns about the NEET examination process, citing allegations of paper leaks, bribery, and other irregularities. The recent developments involving NEET have jeopardized the careers and aspira

28 Jun 2024 6:11 pm
BJP Attacks Congress in Rajya Sabha, Cites Constitutional Issues

New Delhi: On Friday, the ruling BJP launched a strong critique of the Congress in the Rajya Sabha, claiming that the Constitution has consistently come under threat whenever the Congress has been in power. Senior BJP leader Sudhanshu Trivedi cited various instances, including changes made to the Preamble, to support his argument. Initiating the discussion on the Motion of Thanks to the President's Address, Trivedi asserted that while the Congress now speaks about protecting the Constitution

28 Jun 2024 6:11 pm
New Criminal Laws to Take Effect in Arunachal Pradesh from July 1

Itanagar: In a significant legal reform, Arunachal Pradesh is set to implement three new criminal laws in both English and Hindi from July 1, according to an official statement on Friday. This change is due to the state's diverse range of dialects. Arunachal Pradesh Chief Secretary Dharmendra confirmed that the Arunachal Police and the Law Department are diligently working towards the implementation of these new criminal laws by the specified date. These new laws will replace the Indian Pena

28 Jun 2024 6:11 pm
Manipur BJP Chief Urges Immediate Action from Amit Shah Amid Ongoing Unrest

Imphal: On June 27, A. Sharda Devi, the chief of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Manipur, met with Union Home Minister Amit Shah to call for urgent intervention to bring a lasting solution and peace to the state, which has been plagued by ongoing unrest and violence. Ms. Devi, whose three-year tenure as party president concluded on the same day, stressed the urgent need for resolution and the rehabilitation of internally displaced persons (IDPs). She communicated the desires of the Manipur p

28 Jun 2024 6:11 pm
Celebration and Support: JMM Welcomes Hemant Soren's Release from Jail

Ranchi: Former Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren walked out of Birsa Munda jail in Ranchi on Friday following the Jharkhand High Court's decision to grant him bail in a money laundering case related to a land scam.Soren was greeted by enthusiastic Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) leaders and supporters with loud slogans as he emerged from prison alongside his wife, Kalpana Soren. After his release, he paid a visit to his father, former Chief Minister Shibu Soren, and his mother, Roopi Soren.

28 Jun 2024 6:11 pm
For how many months is Baba Barfani visible in the Amarnath cave?

The highly anticipated Baba Amarnath Yatra is set to commence on Saturday, June 29, in Jammu and Kashmir. This pilgrimage, eagerly awaited by millions of devotees throughout the year, begins on the auspicious occasion of Ashadha Purnima. Devotees flock to the sacred site to witness the divine presence of Baba Barfani, the naturally formed ice Shivling, in one of Lord Shiva's most revered pilgrimage sites, Amarnath. The period of darshan, or viewing, of Baba Barfani extends from Ashadha Purni

28 Jun 2024 5:48 pm
Why does a satellite not fall anywhere on earth? Where does its waste go

You must have often seen garbage and waste around you. It's common to find trash wherever humans live on Earth. But have you ever thought about how much debris there is in space? How much trash do satellites leave behind after they malfunction? Today, we will tell you about the amount of debris in space and how it is cleaned up. Many satellites are present in space. A common question arises: where do these satellites go after their mission ends? According to reports, about 6,500 successful r

28 Jun 2024 5:18 pm
Vikram Misri Appointed as Indias Next Foreign Secretary

New Delhi: V ikram Misri, Deputy National Security Adviser and a former envoy to Beijing, has been appointed as Indias next Foreign Secretary, according to an official notification released on Friday. Misri, an Indian Foreign Service (IFS) officer from the 1989 batch, will assume his new role on July 15, following the end of the current Foreign Secretary Vinay Kwatras extended term on July 14. Misri, known for his expertise on China, joined the National Security Council in January 2022. He has a

28 Jun 2024 5:12 pm
Congress MP Phool Devi Netam Hospitalized During Rajya Sabha Protest

New Delhi: On the fifth day of the Parliament session, Congress MP Phool Devi Netam's health deteriorated in the Rajya Sabha amid a protest by the opposition over NEET exam irregularities. She fainted and was quickly taken to the hospital by ambulance. A video shows Phool Devi being carried out of the Parliament premises, with AAP MP Swati Maliwal seen accompanying her. Phool Devi was transported to RML Hospital, where Parliamentary Affairs Minister Kiren Rijiju and fellow Congress MPs Rajni

28 Jun 2024 5:12 pm
Nissan's Luxurious SUV to Launch Soon, X-Trail to be Airlifted for Hours-Long Journey Completed in No Time

Nissan's highly anticipated luxurious SUV, the X-Trail, is set to launch soon. This vehicle is being airlifted, reducing travel time from hours to mere moments. Where train journeys used to take hours to reach your destination, airlifting can accomplish the same distance in a fraction of the time. Giant airplanes can accommodate multiple passengers simultaneously. Have you ever wondered how long it takes to construct these colossal machines? It is worth noting that if an airplane manufacturi

28 Jun 2024 4:48 pm
Maharashtra Budget 2024: Ajit Pawar Announces Welfare Measures for Women and Farmers

Maharashtra's Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar, also handling the finance portfolio, unveiled a series of initiatives during the presentation of the state Budget for 2024-25, ahead of the upcoming state assembly elections likely scheduled for October. Ajit Pawar introduced a new financial assistance program titled Mukhyamantri Majhi Ladki Bahin Yojana, aimed at providing a monthly allowance of Rs.1,500 to eligible women aged between 21 and 60 years. This scheme is set to commence from July,

28 Jun 2024 4:11 pm
Panel Invites Suggestions from Students and Parents for NTA Reform Amid NEET Controversy

The central government's panel on exam reforms has taken a significant step by inviting suggestions from stakeholders, particularly students and parents, to overhaul the National Testing Agency (NTA). This initiative comes in response to allegations of paper leaks and irregularities surrounding exams conducted by the NTA, including NEET, JEE, CUET, and UGC-NET. Stakeholders are encouraged to share their feedback and proposals through a dedicated website, accessible at https://innovateindia.m

28 Jun 2024 3:12 pm
Delhi's Weather Rollercoaster: From Scorching Heat to Flooded Streets

NEW DELHI: Delhi has swiftly shifted from blistering heat to inundated streets within a mere 24 hours, as extreme weather conditions continue to pummel the city. After enduring scorching temperatures nearing 50 degrees Celsius, Delhiites are now grappling with unprecedented rainfall that has triggered severe waterlogging and chaos across the capital. In an unusual turn of events, Delhi received a record-breaking 228.1 mm of rainfall over just 24 hours, far surpassing the city's average rainf

28 Jun 2024 3:12 pm
Tamil Nadu Assembly Urges NEET Exemption, Emphasizing Equity in Medical Admissions

In a landmark decision, the Tamil Nadu Assembly has unanimously passed a resolution urging the central government to exempt the state from the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET) and instead base medical admissions on marks from the Plus Two exams. Chief Minister M K Stalin led the resolution, criticizing NEET for its bias against rural and economically disadvantaged students. The resolution calls for amending the National Medical Commission Act to eliminate NEET, citing widespread irr

28 Jun 2024 2:11 pm
Starting the Amarnath Yatra: Follow These Important Guidelines for Pilgrims

Jammu: The annual Amarnath Yatra has officially started today, with the first batch of pilgrims being flagged off by Lieutenant Governor of Jammu and Kashmir, Manoj Sinha, from the base camp in Jammu. This year, the pilgrimage will continue until August 19. Thousands of devotees are expected to visit the Baba Barfani temple in Amarnath during this period. If you plan to join the Amarnath Yatra this year, here are some essential do's and don'ts to ensure a safe and smooth journey. Physica

28 Jun 2024 11:11 am
Roof Collapse at Delhi Airport Disrupts Flights and Metro Services

NEW DELHI: A tragic incident occurred today at Delhi Airport's Terminal 1 when a roof collapsed, resulting in one fatality and five injuries. The collapse also damaged several cars parked nearby. Union Minister of Civil Aviation, Ram Mohan Naidu Kinjarapu, personally oversees the ongoing rescue efforts. The incident happened during heavy rains that swept through Delhi-NCR earlier today. Media footage depicted water cascading from the collapsed roof, with a taxi trapped underneath debris, ami

28 Jun 2024 11:11 am
First Batch of Amarnath Yatra Pilgrims Flagged Off by J-K LG Manoj Sinha

Jammu: Lieutenant Governor of Jammu and Kashmir, Manoj Sinha, officially flagged off the first batch of Amarnath Yatra pilgrims from the base camp in Jammu on Friday morning. Before the ceremony, LG Sinha offered prayers at the temple, seeking blessings for a successful pilgrimage. In a media address following the flag-off, LG Manoj Sinha stated, The first batch of Amarnath Yatra pilgrims has departed from Jammu. Over the past 3-4 years, significant arrangements have been made for the yatra. Thi

28 Jun 2024 10:12 am
President Droupadi Murmu Highlights Impact of Citizenship Amendment Act on Partition Victims

President Droupadi Murmu commended the Modi government for providing a dignified life to families who suffered due to the Partition by granting them Indian nationality under the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA). Speaking to a joint session of both Houses of Parliament after the 18th Lok Sabha was constituted, President Murmu emphasized the positive impact of the CAA on refugees. President Murmu highlighted that the Modi government has begun granting citizenship to refugees under the CAA, stating,

27 Jun 2024 6:12 pm
NSUI Workers Storm NTA Office Over NEET Exam Irregularities

New Delhi: A mob of approximately 100 workers from the National Students Union of India (NSUI), the student wing of the Congress, stormed the Delhi office of the National Testing Agency (NTA). The NTA, responsible for conducting the NEET medical entrance exams, is currently under scrutiny due to question paper leaks and other irregularities. Visuals from outside the NTA office showed a crowd marching down a tree-lined avenue and into the building, shouting and screaming as they charged inside. O

27 Jun 2024 6:12 pm
Monsoon Relief Expected for Delhi After Prolonged Heatwave

New Delhi: After enduring a scorching heatwave for over a month, residents of the national capital can finally look forward to some relief as the southwest monsoon is expected to reach Delhi by the end of this week. The Meteorological Department predicts favourable conditions for the southwest monsoon to advance into Delhi, Uttar Pradesh, Chandigarh, Haryana, and Punjab over the next two to three days. Experts have noted that the recent rainfall in Delhi-NCR is attributed to pre-monsoon showers.

27 Jun 2024 6:12 pm
Fatal Car Accident in Jammu and Kashmir's Reasi District Leaves One Dead, Three Injured

Srinagar: In a tragic incident in Jammu and Kashmir's Reasi district, one person was killed and three others were injured when the car they were traveling in skidded off the road and plunged into a gorge on Thursday afternoon, police reported.The accident occurred along the Judda to Kouri route, near Sawalla Nalla, when the driver of the car, bearing the registration number JK-02-BA-0455, lost control of the vehicle. The car subsequently rolled down into a gorge at Arnas, resulting in the fa

27 Jun 2024 6:12 pm
PM Modi Praises Indian Universities for Global Ranking Success

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday praised Indian universities for their impressive standings in global rankings, attributing this success to the government's focus on quality education. In a post on X, formerly known as Twitter, PM Modi expressed his delight, stating, Great to see India's universities making strides on the global stage! Our commitment to quality education is yielding encouraging results. He further assured continued support for educational institutions,

27 Jun 2024 6:12 pm
PIL Filed in Supreme Court Against New Criminal Law Bills

New Delhi: A public interest litigation (PIL) has been submitted to the Supreme Court challenging the recently amended criminal law bills: Bharatiya Nyaya Sanhita, 2023, Bharatiya Sakshya Adhiniyam, 2023, and Bharatiya Nagarik Suraksha (Second) Sanhita, 2023. The petitioners are urging the court to issue a notice for the immediate formation of an expert committee to assess the viability of these new laws, which aim to overhaul the country's criminal justice system by replacing the Indian Pen

27 Jun 2024 6:12 pm
The 10 Most Radiant Stars Visible to the Naked Eye in Earth's Night Sky

Curious about stargazing? Start with the brightest stars visible to the naked eye! Whether you're in a city or the countryside, these stars shine across the Northern Hemisphere throughout the year. Heres your guide to spotting them: Sirius (Alpha Canis Majoris), apparent magnitude -1.46 Best seen in winter (south). Known as the scorcher, Sirius is Earths brightest star after the Sun. Look south from Orions Belt. Arcturus (Alpha Bootis), apparent magnitude -0.05 Best seen in spring (southea

27 Jun 2024 5:02 pm
Unearthing Ancient Seats of Knowledge: 5 Indian Universities Older Than Oxford

While Oxford University boasts a prestigious history, India holds a treasure trove of even older centers of learning. These ancient universities flourished centuries before Oxford's founding, fostering intellectual discourse and shaping academic traditions. Let's embark on a journey to rediscover these forgotten gems: Nalanda University (c.427 AD): Nestled in present-day Bihar, Nalanda thrived as a global hub of Buddhist studies for centuries. Renowned for its vast library and scholarly

27 Jun 2024 4:32 pm
Here's Why 78 trains cancelled, 36 diverted between Hyderabad-New Delhi till July 7

Infrastructure Works Disrupt Train Services Between Hyderabad and New Delhi - Significant Impact on Train Operations Due to Construction Projects -Nearly 80 trains have faced cancellations, while 36 others have been rerouted between Hyderabad and New Delhi until July 7, owing to ongoing third-line construction work between the Kazipet and Balharshah sections. The South Central Railway (SCR) has attributed the disruptions to preparatory and commissioning works for the new third line between Asifa

27 Jun 2024 3:11 pm
President Droupadi Murmu in her 2nd joint address to Parliament: Full speech

President Droupadi Murmu Addresses Parliament: Key Highlights from Her Speech -A Recap of President Murmu's Second Joint Address to Parliament President Droupadi Murmu delivered her second joint address to Parliament, focusing on key achievements and future goals of the Bharatiya Janata Party-led NDA government. Addressing the nation's lawmakers, she commended the government's re-election for a third term, emphasizing the electorate's confidence in its governance. She also praise

27 Jun 2024 3:11 pm
BJP Veteran LK Advani Discharged from AIIMS After Routine Check-Up

NEW DELHI: Veteran BJP leader Lal Krishna Advani, aged 96, was discharged from AIIMS Delhi on Thursday following a brief admission for routine evaluation, confirmed hospital sources. He was admitted to the old private ward of the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) late Wednesday night and underwent a minor procedure under the care of specialists from urology and geriatric medicine. According to an AIIMS official, Advanis admission was primarily for management of age-related health c

27 Jun 2024 3:11 pm
Safeguarding Your Online Accounts: Mastering Password Security Against Cyber Threats

In an era marked by growing cyber threats, securing your online accounts has never been more crucial. With an increasing number of sophisticated hacking techniques and data breaches occurring worldwide, the importance of robust password security cannot be overstated. Effective management of passwords, including using strong, unique combinations and leveraging advanced security measures like two-factor authentication, is essential to protect your personal information from malicious actors. This a

27 Jun 2024 2:21 pm
New Terminal at Guwahati Airport to Open by April 2025

The Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International (LGBI) Airport in Guwahati, managed by the Adani Group, is set to open its new terminal by April 2025. This comes after a senior official announced a delay from the initial target of December 2024 due to design changes aimed at improving capacity and services. Chief Airport Officer (CAO) Utpal Baruah explained that the four-month delay was necessary to incorporate additional facilities into the terminals design. We made some changes to the original de

27 Jun 2024 2:11 pm
Govt to Crack Down on NEET-UG Paper Leaks, Vows President Murmu

New Delhi: President Droupadi Murmu addressed Parliament, assuring that the government is determined to investigate the recent NEET-UG paper leaks and ensure that those responsible are punished. She emphasized the importance of transparency in government examinations and called for unity in tackling this issue. Speaking at the joint session of the 18th Lok Sabha for the first time, President Murmu highlighted the government's commitment to conducting thorough investigations and implementing

27 Jun 2024 1:12 pm
Viral Video: Cow Waits for Traffic Signal in Pune, Pune Police Shares Safety Message on Instagram

Pune: In a creative effort to promote road safety, Pune Police shared a viral video of a cow waiting patiently behind the line at a red traffic signal. The video, posted on Instagram, has garnered widespread attention and humorous reactions from netizens. The video was accompanied by a witty caption from Pune Police: Attention Guys. Don't moo-ve forward on a red light! This clever message was intended to remind people to obey traffic signals, using the disciplined behavior of the cow as an e

27 Jun 2024 1:01 pm
Beware of Fake UPI Fayment Scams, ICICI Bank Issues Warning and Offers Safety Tips

ICICI Bank Warns Against Rising Fake UPI Payment Scams, Advises Vigilance to Users -ICICI Bank has issued a crucial advisory concerning the growing threat of fake UPI payment scams, spreading awareness through its official social media channels. The bank's cautionary message comes amidst a surge in digital payment fraud cases, as reported by the RBI. In their alert, ICICI Bank shared an informative video aimed at educating users on identifying and preventing these scams effectively. The vide

27 Jun 2024 12:11 pm
Paraguay Joins International Solar Alliance, Marks Milestone in Global Solar Cooperation

New Delhi: Paraguay, a nation in South America, achieved a significant milestone on Wednesday by becoming the 100th country to join the International Solar Alliance (ISA). The Ministry of External Affairs spokesperson announced this development, stating that Paraguay completed its accession by handing over the Instrument of Ratification during a meeting in New Delhi between Ambassador Fleming Raul Duarte of Paraguay and Head of Depository, JS (ED & MER) @Abhishekifs. The ISA, launched on 30 Nove

27 Jun 2024 12:11 pm
Noida Set to Approve Rs. 7,000 Crore Annual Budget

The Noida authority is preparing to approve an annual budget of Rs 7,000 crore in its upcoming board meeting on June 27. Lokesh M, the Chief Executive Officer of Noida authority, confirmed that the budget has been finalized, incorporating significant projects from various departments. The meeting is expected to take place at the authority's Sector 6 administrative office in Noida. Uttar Pradesh Additional Chief Secretary Manoj Kumar Singh, who also serves as the chairman of the Noida authori

27 Jun 2024 11:11 am
New Criminal Laws Transforming Indian Justice System: What You Need to Know

India is set to usher in a new era of legal reforms with the implementation of three groundbreaking criminal laws from July 1. The Bharatiya Nyaya Sanhita 2023, Bharatiya Nagarik Suraksha Sanhita 2023, and Bharatiya Sakshya Adhiniyam 2023 promise to revolutionize how justice is accessed and delivered across the country, according to official sources. These laws, enacted to replace the outdated British-era Indian Penal Code, Code of Criminal Procedure, and Indian Evidence Act, introduce several k

26 Jun 2024 6:11 pm
Tata Sons Unveils Rs 650 Cr Museum of Temples Project in Ayodhya

In a significant development, the Uttar Pradesh Cabinet has greenlit Tata Sons' ambitious plan to construct a Rs 650 crore 'museum of temples' in Ayodhya. This project, funded through Tata's corporate social responsibility (CSR) fund, aims to showcase India's rich temple heritage and architectural marvels. The museum is set to include innovative features like a potential light-and-sound show to enhance visitor experience. Alongside this cultural initiative, the state cabinet

26 Jun 2024 6:11 pm
India Calls for Border Security and Democratic Transition in Myanmar

NEW DELHI: India Urges Myanmar to Ensure Border Security and Quick Democratic Transition- India has expressed significant concern about the violence in Myanmar, especially its impact on the border shared with India. External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar conveyed these concerns during a meeting with Myanmar's Deputy Prime Minister U Than Shwe. Jaishankar emphasized the need for credible security measures to protect Indian projects in Myanmar and called for a swift transition to democracy in

26 Jun 2024 6:11 pm
Maharashtra Greenlights Bike Taxis in Mumbai and Other Cities; Here's What You Need to Know

MUMBAI: In a significant move aimed at enhancing urban mobility, Maharashtra, under the leadership of Chief Minister Eknath Shinde, has approved the introduction of bike taxis in Mumbai and other urban areas. This decision, welcomed by ride aggregator giants like Rapido, Ola, and Uber, aims to alleviate city traffic congestion while ensuring passenger safety. Under the new regulations, app-based aggregators must pay a registration fee of Rs.1 lakh and maintain a fleet of at least 50 two-wheelers

26 Jun 2024 5:11 pm