Friday, Feb 22, 2019 | Last Update : 05:07 AM IST


CPI(M) warns to continue agitation; blames govt of betraying farmers

About 50,000 farmers from 23 districts are expected to participate in a long march that starts from Nashik on Wednesday.

20 Feb 2019 12:36 PM

States must take steps to ensure payment of Rs 20,000 cr to cane growers: Paswan

The Centre last week raised the benchmark price of sugar sold at factory gate to Rs 31 per kg from Rs 29 per kg earlier.

20 Feb 2019 12:21 PM

E-comm FDI policy changes haven't shaken confidence in India: Walmart

Flipkart said the changes in FDI norms it has not shaken its confidence and excitement about the Indian market.

20 Feb 2019 12:14 PM

'Pakistan started a war, India will end it,' says Rtd Major General Bakshi

Bakshi asserted that Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan was not elected to the post but selected by the country’s army for the job.

20 Feb 2019 11:52 AM

'Grant full statehood status to Delhi': Arvind Kejriwal appeals to PM Modi

'Statehood' is an issue that the ruling AAP is expected to raise in the run-up to the Lok Sabha polls in an emphatic manner.

20 Feb 2019 11:50 AM


DoT asks telcos to crack down on subscriber sending offensive messages

Telecom operators have been asked to report compliance within 15 days.

20 Feb 2019 11:49 AM

‘Imran Khan’s friendship comes first for him’, Kejriwal takes swipe at Sidhu

'Sidhu’s statement has hurt the sentiments of entire nation,' Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said.

20 Feb 2019 11:40 AM

Robert Vadra appears before ED in money laundering case probe

He reached the agency's office at Jamnagar House in central Delhi at about 10:30 am along with his lawyers.

20 Feb 2019 11:30 AM

4.0 magnitude earthquake hits west UP, Delhi

Tremors were felt in the neighbouring region, including the national capital.

20 Feb 2019 11:26 AM

2019 polls: Day after AIADMK-BJP alliance, Congress may seal deal with DMK today

Stalin’s DMK is likely to contest 20 to 25 seats. The rest may go to other alliance partners.

20 Feb 2019 10:48 AM


France to move proposal at UN to ban JeM chief Masood Azhar: Report

'At the UN, France will lead proposal to put Azhar on terrorist list. It will happen in couple of days,' said a senior French source.

19 Feb 2019 8:29 PM

'Stop misleading world': India hits back at Imran Khan on Pulwama

Imran Khan had claimed that India does not have any evidence to prove Pak’s role in worst terror attack in Kashmir in decades.

19 Feb 2019 7:27 PM

Emami shares zoom nearly 15 per cent as promoters sell stake

The company's shares advanced 14.80 per cent to close at Rs 407.60 on BSE.

19 Feb 2019 5:40 PM

Tamil Nadu: AIADMK, NDA join hands for 2019 polls, BJP gets 5 seats

BJP-AIADMK alliance will contest the Tamil Nadu elections under the leadership of AIADMK and 2019 LS polls in name of PM Modi.

19 Feb 2019 5:24 PM

'We'll pick up Masood Azhar if you can't,' says Amarinder Singh to Pakistan

Singh was responding to the comment of Pak PM Imran Khan that he would act if India gave evidence on Pulwama terror attack.

19 Feb 2019 5:09 PM


Govt may launch exchange traded fund of PSU bank stocks next fiscal

The government has raised Rs 32,900 crore through Bharat-22 ETF since 2017, and Rs 28,500 crore from CPSE ETF since 2014.

19 Feb 2019 5:07 PM

SpiceJet to start 12 new domestic flights from March 31

SpiceJet is celebrating the launch by announcing an introductory promotional fare starting at Rs 2499 on Bhopal-Mumbai sector.

19 Feb 2019 4:40 PM

‘Convince Imran Khan to act against terrorists’: Digvijay Singh advice to Sidhu

Singh also called for stopping 'unnecessary persecution' of innocent Kashmiri students and traders across the country.

19 Feb 2019 4:35 PM

Supreme Court raps Assam government for creating confusion over NRC

The apex court's observation comes after the central government sought the suspension of the process in view of the impending General elections.

19 Feb 2019 4:26 PM

Gold prices jump Rs 230 on positive global cues

Gold is trading at Rs 34,680 per 10 gram at the bullion market in the national capital on firm trend overseas.

19 Feb 2019 4:02 PM