Glitches galore on Day 1 of vax drive
Health minister promises the glitches in the system will be streamlined in coming days
GST Collections Rise 7% To ₹1.13 L Cr In Feb
Sequentially, however, the collections were still lower than an all-time high of nearly `1.2 lakh crore seen in January
Over 6k Senior Citizens, Those With Comorbidities Get Vaxed In Capital
Total of 300 vaccination centres are situated in around 192 locations, says Health Minister
Farm Agitation Casts Shadow On Punjab's Budget Session
THE first day of the Budget session of Punjab Assembly got off to a stormy start on Monday in the backdrop of the ongoing farmers’ agitation against three new farm laws.
Modi Dispels Vax Hesitancy, Pain Point Is Enrolling
Software glitches make registration difficult on Day 1 of second round of vaccination, 1.47 lakh beneficiaries managed to take the jab despite hiccups across the country
1st Malaria RNA Vaccine In The Works
Coronavirus-driven new immunisation technology proves useful in reviving anti-malaria R&D
On Stage, ISF's Word Of Caution For Cong
A day after Congress leader Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury said his party was yet to forge an alliance with the newly formed Indian Secular Front (ISF) in West Bengal, ISF founder Abbas Siddiqui on Sunday made it clear that his party would not join hands with the grand old party if his demands are not met ahead of the Assembly polls.
‘Atmanirbhar Bharat Campaign A National Spirit'
In his monthly radio address, PM Modi regrets not learning ‘world’s oldest language’ Tamil
Development Priority, Not Publicity
Minister Satyendar Jain speaks to Somrita Ghosh and Gayathri Mani on Covid management, urban matters, inroads in Gujarat and other issues. He says the Centre claims credit without doing anything constructive and sounds confident that the AAP model of development is setting a national example
Death Warrant! CM Slams Agri Laws
Kejriwal claims Centre, BJP planned Jan 26 violence, AAP govt foiled design to jail farmers
Capital records over 200 Covid cases for fourth successive day
The national capital recorded 243 new Covid-19 cases on Saturday with three more fatalities and a positivity rate of 0.36 per cent, according to the data shared by the city health department.
Centre fails to finalise jab details
Many states say they don’t know how many vaccine doses of which companies will they get
$1.9 trillion relief bill passes divided US House
More relief for individuals and small businesses: Senate vote looms
Raised tents, jute pads to beat the heat at Ghazipur
With summer approaching fast and daily temperatures rising, protestors at the Ghazipur border of the national capital are busy making arrangements to beat the heat.
Hundreds Protest Death Of Dissident Writer In Bangladesh Prison
Hundreds of people in Bangladesh took part on Saturday in the second day of demonstrations sparked by the death of a writer at a high-security prison in a case that has drawn international concern.
RBI in favour of keeping inflation target for 5 years
THE Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has sought to retain its current inflation targeting regime and recommended that the government renew it for another five years. This would help instill confidence in the broader economy that is still prone to supply shocks and demand shrinkage, it said.
More events lined up for garden festival
BUOYED by the response of public, the Delhi Tourism department is planning to organise multiple cultural events during the ongoing ‘Garden Tourism Festival’ at The Garden of Five Senses.
Majority of city markets stay open despite CAIT bandh call
MARKETS remained open in Delhi despite the Confederation of All India Traders’ (CAIT) call for a ‘Bharat Bandh’ on Friday. Brijesh Goyal, president of Chamber of Trade and Industry (CTI), said most of the markets in Delhi remained open as the association didn’t support the ‘bandh’.
High fuel prices, GST changes spark protest
OVER eight crore traders from over 40,000 trade associations, one crore transporters, three crore hawkers and nearly 75 lakh small industries across India have shut shop in protest against rising fuel prices, changes in GST rules and the e-way bill mechanism, among other issues.
Ashwin spins a different tale
IF Harbhajan Singh hadn’t suffered an injury in Australia during the 2002 tour, Anil Kumble might not even have found a second wind. Harbhajan’s absence meant Kumble not only found his place back in the XI; by the end of the tour he had re-established his stature as the side’s lead spinner.
Infighting In Raj BJP Intensifies, Raje Stays Silent
The BJP infighting in Rajasthan has intensified following a clash between two senior leaders at the BJP Legislature party meeting on Wednesday.
DMRC Flags Off 25 E-Rickshaws From Jamia Station
TO boost the reach of its last-mile connectivity for the safety and security of the metro commuters, the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) on Thursday flagged off 25 e-rickshaws from Jamila Milia Islamia Metro Station on the Magenta Line.
PM's Wake-up Call Puts BJP Machinery In City On A Roll
Following PM Modi’s remark during the recent BJP office-bearers meet that some leaders of the party were disconnected from grassroots-level workers, the party leadership in Delhi has launched a exercise named Pravas (stay) for buttressing the organisation structure ahead of the municipal elections scheduled early next year.
Kejriwal Highlights Surat ‘Victory', Says Only AAP Can Defeat BJP
Continuing his campaign for the upcoming by-elections to five wards of urban civic bodies in the national capital, Chief Minister and AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday participated in roadshows in east Delhi.
AFTER introducing generations of Indians to the café culture (thanks Mocha), deli chic (Smoke House Deli), and a whole new meaning to partying (Social much?), among a slew of foods, beverages and the destinations to enjoy them in, Riyaaz Amlani’s Impresario Handmade Restaurants has now ventured into the cloud kitchen space with BOSS Burgers.
19 Arrested, 25 Firs Registered Over R-Day Violence: Centre
Govt counsels tell HC that probe is still going on and around 50 people have been detained so far; adequate security provided to Red Fort
Odd One Out: Bittu
Karishma Dev Dube’s Bittu is on the top 10 list for Best Live Action Short at the Oscars. Released last year, the 16-minute short film is inspired by the 2013 school poisoning incident in Bihar.
Fear Of The Unknown At Agrasen Ki Baoli
The feeling of being watched is the most common feeling in paranormal encounters. Many people have confided to me about this phenomenon.
Freezing Time In Black And White
A series of black and white images of distinct dancers and musicians across India by veteran photographer Rakesh Sinha form part of the ongoing exhibition, titled Aks-e-Mausiqui (Shadow of Music).
‘The Actor In Me Is Still Alive'
Aavartan, the debut directorial work of writer-director Durba Sahay, highlights the cycle of guru-shishya parampara