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Apr 25, 2017
CIC tells Indian Air Force to divulge financial details of employees-funded ventures, comply with RTI ActSanjeev Sharma, a former wing commander at the Indian Air Force Sharma raised serious questions about the financial integrity of the non-public funds managed by the Indian Air force via a whopping 6,443 RTI applications
Apr 25, 2017
Jackfruit seeds could substitute cocoa beans to make chocolateNew research has found that the seeds of jackfruit — a large fruit found in many tropical countries — are a potentially low-cost substitute for cocoa beans, the primary ingredient of chocolate
Apr 20, 2017
Gopal Ghose's art is celebrated in new exhibition: Here's a look at some of his best paintingsGopal Ghose was proficient in tempera, pen and ink and pastel, and mastered watercolour too.
Apr 14, 2017
Liquor ban: Politicos denotifying national and state highways are making a mockery of the SC rulingIf I was a Supreme Court judge I would be pretty miffed at the manner in which politicians in various states are attempting to circumnavigate my orders. Here I am, with my peers, seated on the highest court in the land—trying to make a decision that, as I understand it, involves several thousand livelihoods—but also makes the lives of people safer by creating a cordon sanitaire across India’s highways.
Apr 14, 2017
WATCH: On Digital India Day, Narendra Modi lauds BR Ambedkar, launches BHIM-Aadhaar platformTo ensure that the culture of digital payments permeates down to the grassroot, the PM will also launch two new incentive schemes
Apr 12, 2017
Panjab University fee hike: 52 students held as agitation turns violentFifty two students were arrested after a protest against fee hike turned violent at the Panjab University campus in Chandigarh on Tuesday as the agitators clashed with police, forcing the latter to use force, resulting in injuries to both sides.
Apr 11, 2017
Panjab University protest: Students oppose fee hike, clash with policeTension prevailed on the Punjab University campus on Tuesday as students, protesting the fee hike for various courses, clashed with the police.
Apr 10, 2017
Kulbhushan Jadhav owned three properties in Mumbai as Mubarak PatelAs India and Paksitan clash once again over the authenticity of spying claims and the subsequent death sentence awarded to Kulbhushan Jadhav by a Paksitani military court on Monday, Firstpost tracked three properties that Kulbhushan Jadhav is believed to own in Mumbai under the alias Hussein Mubarak Patel.
Apr 08, 2017
Delhi has 70,000 children addicted to drugs on its streets: How will they be rescued?In Delhi, 70,000 childhoods are being lost to cheap poison every day
Apr 06, 2017
Shunglu panel report: Committee finds 'gross misuse of power' by Arvind Kejriwal governmentDelhi's former Liutenant Governor Najeeb Jung had set up a three-member committee to examine the decisions taken by the Aam Admi Party Party (AAP) government and the committee has alleged "gross misuse of power" by the state government.