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Centre invites suggestions on draft anti-trafficking bill; provisions include fine upto Rs 5 lakh
India

Centre invites suggestions on draft anti-trafficking bill; provisions include fine upto Rs 5 lakh

According to the draft bill, a person found guilty of trafficking can be imprisoned for not less than seven years that may extend to 10 years

Bengaluru woman claims husband gave her triple talaq over WhatsApp from US; Maneka Gandhi takes up case on 'absolute priority'
India

Bengaluru woman claims husband gave her triple talaq over WhatsApp from US; Maneka Gandhi takes up case on 'absolute priority'

WCD minister Maneka Gandhi has taken note of the case after a woman in Bengaluru was allegedly given triple talaq by her US-based husband through a text and voice message.

Amazon Prime Video India drops AIB's Tanmay Bhat, Gursimran Khamba from Comicstaan, Ministry respectively
Entertainment

Amazon Prime Video India drops AIB's Tanmay Bhat, Gursimran Khamba from Comicstaan, Ministry respectively

Amazon Prime Video India has dropped Tanmay Bhat from the second season of Comicstaan and Gursimran Khamba from Ministry over #MeToo concerns.

India unveils its very first drone policy, to be effective from 1 December
News & Analysis

India unveils its very first drone policy, to be effective from 1 December

Permission for flying a drone needs to be applied via an app and digital permits will be given accordingly.

Housing ministry seeks three-fold hike in budget allocation for PMAY in urban areas
Business

Housing ministry seeks three-fold hike in budget allocation for PMAY in urban areas

The Housing and Urban Affairs Ministry has sought a nearly three-fold increase in allocation of funds in Budget 2018 for Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Urban)

Disinterested babudom: Here's why PM Modi's grand intiatives are failing
Politics

Disinterested babudom: Here's why PM Modi's grand intiatives are failing

When the NDA government took over, it did not transfer/ change key bureaucrats as it did not want to create a fear psychosis

Petroleum ministry leak: Eight documents were classified
Business

Petroleum ministry leak: Eight documents were classified

The court on April 10 sought a response from the secretaries of petroleum and natural gas and home, specifying whether the documents allegedly recovered in the leak case were "classified".

Relief for SpiceJet: DGCA allows airline to accept bookings till October
Business

Relief for SpiceJet: DGCA allows airline to accept bookings till October

The DGCA had earlier restricted SpiceJet to take advance bookings only up to 31 March.

Working to increase iron ore availability, says steel minister
Corporate

Working to increase iron ore availability, says steel minister

Amid the domestic steel industry facing problems, Steel Minister Narendra Singh Tomar today said government is trying its best to increase iron ore supplies.

Cargo ship sinks off Yemen killing 12 Indian crew
World

Cargo ship sinks off Yemen killing 12 Indian crew

ADEN (Reuters) - A cargo ship sank off the coast of Yemen killing all 12 crew, the Interior Ministry said on Saturday.

Modi to expand council of ministers on Friday
Politics

Modi to expand council of ministers on Friday

Expansion of Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi's council of ministers will take place on Friday and six new ministers of state will be inducted

'BHEL facing alarming situation in absence of new orders'
Business

'BHEL facing alarming situation in absence of new orders'

State-run BHEL is facing an "alarming situation" in the absence of new orders from the much-delayed power projects, despite an existing order book of Rs 1.30 lakh crore, according to a government official.

Russia says downing of Turkish plane not provocation
World

Russia says downing of Turkish plane not provocation

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia on Tuesday said Syria's shooting down of a Turkish warplane should not be seen as a provocation and warned world powers against using the incident to push for stronger action against Damascus.

'Yes Prime Minister',Says Ibibo
News & Analysis

'Yes Prime Minister',Says Ibibo

Ibibo's latest game, 'Yes Prime Minister' gives the user his chance to sweep off corruption