Kedarnath Yatra halted as heavy rains prompt orange alert; pilgrims asked to return
India

Kedarnath Yatra halted as heavy rains prompt orange alert; pilgrims asked to return

The temperature in Kedarnath dropped on Monday due to snowfall, as per authorities

Jio, Airtel in position to buy pan-India spectrum, uncertainty on VIL bid: Report
India

Jio, Airtel in position to buy pan-India spectrum, uncertainty on VIL bid: Report

Research analysts at BofA were of the view that Vodafone Idea (VIL)management has focused on top core circles and the company may selectively bid in their core 3G and 4G circles

Gyanvapi case: Varanasi court to decide if it will hear 'maintainability arguments first'
India

Gyanvapi case: Varanasi court to decide if it will hear 'maintainability arguments first'

A fresh plea seeking permission to worship the 'Shivling' claimed to have been found on the Gyanvapi mosque premises during a videography survey ordered by a lower court was also filed

Gautam Adani, Karuna Nundy named among TIME's 100 most influential people of 2022
India

Gautam Adani, Karuna Nundy named among TIME's 100 most influential people of 2022

Advocate Karuna Nunis a champion of women's rights who has advocated for the reform of antirape laws and fought cases relating to sexual harassment in the workplace

Prime minister Narendra Modi to attend business school event on 26 May
India

Prime minister Narendra Modi to attend business school event on 26 May

The prime minister will also plant a sapling, unveil a commemorative plaque and release the ISB MyStamp and Special Cover, he said adding Modi will also award medals to the academic scholars of excellence

India wants WTO to allow food export from public stock for international aid
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India wants WTO to allow food export from public stock for international aid

The current WTO norms do not permit a member country to export food grains from public stock holdings as they are subsidised grains

India, US sign new investment incentive agreement; deal to supersede 1997 IIA
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India, US sign new investment incentive agreement; deal to supersede 1997 IIA

The new IIA has been signed, to keep pace with the additional investment support programmes, offered by the DFC, such as debt, equity investment, investment guaranty, investment insurance or reinsurance, feasibility studies for potential projects and grants

India right example for ensuring vaccine equity, stepping up manufacturing: Leaders at WEF
India

India right example for ensuring vaccine equity, stepping up manufacturing: Leaders at WEF

India assured the world that it was determined to become the global vaccine capital and it is now in a position to ensure adequate supply to other nations

Every Japanese should visit India once in their life, says PM Modi in Tokyo
India

Every Japanese should visit India once in their life, says PM Modi in Tokyo

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the Indian community in Tokyo on the first day of his two-day visit to Tokyo

Assam: Opposition decries bulldozing of houses; BJP blames 'jihadis' for attack on police station
India

Assam: Opposition decries bulldozing of houses; BJP blames 'jihadis' for attack on police station

The Batadraba Police Station was set on fire on Saturday by a mob, following the custodial death of a local person, Safikul Islam, who was picked up the night earlier

Uttar Pradesh: FIR lodged against former SP leader Atiq Ahmad for illegal construction in Prayagraj
India

Uttar Pradesh: FIR lodged against former SP leader Atiq Ahmad for illegal construction in Prayagraj

In the FIR it has been alleged that Ahmad, who is currently in jail, had undertaken construction once again after the PDA carried out a demolition drive on his ancestral house at Chakia in 2020 as it was said that the construction was undertaken without the approval of the authorities

Karnataka HC extends stay on ED order freezing Xiaomi India assets
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Karnataka HC extends stay on ED order freezing Xiaomi India assets

The ED froze Xiaomi's accounts on 29 April alleging that it has violated the FEMA by illegally transferring money abroad to three companies under the guise of royalty payments

International Yoga day:  Prime minister Narendra Modi to lead celebrations in Mysuru
India

International Yoga day: Prime minister Narendra Modi to lead celebrations in Mysuru

As this Yoga day is falling in the 'Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav' year, the Ayush Ministry has also planned to observe IDY at 75 iconic locations across the country and is focusing on branding India on a global scale

Jammu and Kashmir: Three hybrid terrorists of Lashkar arrested from Baramulla
India

Jammu and Kashmir: Three hybrid terrorists of Lashkar arrested from Baramulla

On 15 April unknown terrorists had fired upon Manzoor Ahmad Bangroo, sarpanch of Goshbugh, at Chanderhama orchards in Wussan area of Palhallan, Pattan in Baramulla

Gyanvapi mosque case: Varanasi court completes hearing, reserves decision
India

Gyanvapi mosque case: Varanasi court completes hearing, reserves decision

Only 23 people, including 19 counsels and four petitioners, were allowed inside the courtroom during the hearing today

Rains, thunderstorm bring mercury down in Delhi; water-logging, traffic snarls in some areas
India

Rains, thunderstorm bring mercury down in Delhi; water-logging, traffic snarls in some areas

The weather department said the rain and thunderstorms caused a drastic fall in the minimum temperature, which plummeted from 29 degrees Celsius to 18 degrees Celsius during 5.40 am to 7 am

Union Minister Ramdas Athawale backs Raj Thackeray, bats for population control law
India

Union Minister Ramdas Athawale backs Raj Thackeray, bats for population control law

Raj Thackeray had on Sunday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to bring an Uniform Civil Code (UCC) and law on population control in the country

Meet Laxmi Jadhav, Mumbai's first woman BEST bus driver
India

Meet Laxmi Jadhav, Mumbai's first woman BEST bus driver

A driving enthusiast from childhood, Laxmi was the first woman to receive an autorickshaw permit from Wadala RTO in 2016. Doing odd jobs with transport agencies earlier taught her to drive luxury cars like BMW and Mercedes

Now, access Digilocker services on MyGov Helpdesk through WhatsApp
India

Now, access Digilocker services on MyGov Helpdesk through WhatsApp

With new additions like Digilocker, the MyGov chatbot on WhatsApp aims to build a comprehensive administrative support system for citizens to access resources and essential services that are digitally inclusive

Noida youth arrested for recreating Ajay Devgn’s stunt on busy road, watch video
India

Noida youth arrested for recreating Ajay Devgn’s stunt on busy road, watch video

The stunt of balancing oneself on two vehicles gained popularity with Bollywood actor Devgn's debut movie Phool aur Kaante. He performed the stunt again in Golmaal 3 using two cars