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Live: Air relief ops to Kathmandu on hold till 4 PM as fresh tremors hit Nepal

A high-intensity earthquake measuring 7.5 on the Richter scale rocked many parts of East and North India, including Delhi, epicentre of which was Nepal. #Disaster #earthquake #epicentre #IMD #India #Indian Meteorological Department #Nepal #NewsTracker #PM Narendra Modi #Richter scale #tremors #Varanasi #World

17 mins ago

Social Media hunt: Facebook’s ‘Safety Check’, Google’s ‘Person Finder’ help find quake survivors

After the massive earthquake in Nepal that left 1,900 people dead and almost 5,000 injured, people have started using Google and Facebook's safety tools to locate their loved ones in the quake hit regions #earthquake #facebook #Google #Nepal #Person Finder #Safety Check

39 mins ago

Xiaomi gets a new investor and it’s none other than business stalwart Ratan Tata

Iconic business leader Ratan Tata has acquired a stake in Chinese handset maker Xiaomi, the first investment by any Indian in the smartphone maker. #China #Ratan Tata #Smartphone #xiaomi

58 mins ago

India will wipe the tears of Nepal, help it tide over crisis: Modi in ‘Mann Ki Baat’

Sharing his pain over a series of natural calamities hitting the region in the recent past including yesterday's quake in Nepal, Modi said he was anguished and did not feel like going ahead with his radio address today. #bIhar #Delhi #earthquake #Mann Ki Baat #Narendra Modi #Nepal #tremors #West Bengal

Apr 26, 2015

‘We thought we were going to die’: Indians recount horrors of Nepal earthquake

Over 150 Indians landed Palam Technical Airport early this morning from worst earthquake-hit nation with which India shares a vast stretch of its border. #earthquake #IndianAirForce #Narendra Modi #Nepal #Palam Technical Airport

Apr 26, 2015

Won’t step down: Vijay Mallya remains defiant even as Diageo moves to sack him from USL board

Alleging fund diversion to Kingfisher and other UB group entities, United Spirits' new owner Diageo has asked Vijay Mallya to step down as Chairman and Director of the Indian liquor firm, a demand he outrightly rejected. #Board #Diageo #Kingfisher #Kingfisher Airlines #UB Group #United Spirits #Vijay Mallya

Apr 26, 2015

Hounded by mullahs: A Muslim woman writer is forced to flee home

What if Dalvi and Sayyid had been victims of Hindu fanatics? I’m sure Muslims would have reacted with outrage. #Charlie Hebdo #Hindutva #OnOurMind #Patrakar Sangh #Sharmila Seyyid #Tamil Muslims

Apr 26, 2015

Air India, SpiceJet, IndiGo operate additional flights to Nepal, take relief material free of cost

National carrier Air India and private carriers SpiceJet and IndiGo have not only resumed services to Nepal from Sunday but have also decided to operate additional flights and carry relief material to the quake-hit country free of cost. #air india #IndiGo #Jet Airways #Kathmandu #Nepal #SpiceJet

Apr 26, 2015

BSNL, MTNL to charge local rates for calls to Nepal for 3 days; Idea, Airtel follow suit

Telephone calls made on BSNL network to earthquake-hit Nepal for the next three days will attract only local call rates, the state-owned company said. #Bharti Airtel #BSNL #earthquake #Idea #MTNL #Nepal #phone #Rescue Operations

Apr 26, 2015

Wrong remedies: MSP hikes, debt waivers have done little to ease farm distress

The increase in MSP by this government has admittedly been muted and there is sound economic logic behind it, but sound economic logic does not get traction when emotions are running high. Apart from loan waivers and unthinking MSP increases having a negative impact on the economy, do they really work on the ground in terms of alleviating stress? #Congress #debt waiver #farmer crisis #Land Bill #MSP #Planning Commission
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