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J&K: IED detected, defused on Srinagar airport road

Srinagar |Tuesday, 2021 3:45:06 PM IST

An improvised explosive device (IED) was detected and successfully defused by the security forces on the Srinagar-Airport road in Jammu and Kashmir's Budgam district.

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Uniform specifications for fortified rice kernels procurement issued

New Delhi |Tuesday, 2021 4:45:05 AM IST

The government has, for the first time, issued uniform specifications for fortified rice kernels (FRK) for grade A and common rice in case of procurement of fortified rice stocks, wherein one per cent

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Rajiv assassination case: OPS seeks Stalin's intervention for release of life convicts

Chennai |Tuesday, 2021 4:45:05 AM IST

Former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister and coordinator of the AIADMK, O. Panneerselvam, on Monday sought Chief Minister M.K. Stalin's personal intervention for the release of the life convicts in the Rajiv

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BJP leader killed by wild elephants near Guwahati

Guwahati |Tuesday, 2021 4:45:05 AM IST

Assam BJP leader Rajib Boro was trampled to death by a herd of wild elephants near the Rani Reserve Forest on the outskirts of Guwahati city, officials said on Monday.

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Steep increase in Pune's air pollution: PM2.5, PM10 rise by 70%, 61%

New Delhi/Pune |Tuesday, 2021 5:15:05 AM IST

The Pune Metropolitan Region (PMR) has witnessed a steep increase of 70 per cent and 61 per cent in PM2.5 and PM10 levels, respectively, between 2012-13 and 2019-20, according to the latest emission i

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COP26 should focus on climate finance, transfer of green tech: India

New Delhi |Tuesday, 2021 5:15:05 AM IST

Highlighting that the developed countries have collectively emitted more than their estimated emission allowances in the 2008-2020 period, India on Monday said that these countries, hence, should take

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SC seeks details of structures still standing on forest land in Khori

New Delhi |Tuesday, 2021 5:15:05 AM IST

The Supreme Court on Monday sought details from Faridabad Municipal Corporation about structures, existing on the Aravali forest land in Khori village but not included in the demolition drive.

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Interest rate cap will mean builders' Rs 7,500 cr unjust enrichment, Noida to SC

New Delhi |Tuesday, 2021 1:15:05 AM IST

The Noida and Greater Noida authorities on Monday told the Supreme Court that they will incur over Rs 7,500 crore loss, if the top court's order capping the interest rate, at around 8 per cent, for de

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NGT slaps Rs 1 cr fine on Maharashtra, summons top official

New Delhi |Tuesday, 2021 5:15:05 AM IST

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has imposed a fine of Rs 1 crore on the Maharashtra government for its failure to comply with the Supreme Court's earlier direction to prevent discharge of municipal

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Truck collides with train outside Bengaluru, no casualties

Bengaluru |Tuesday, 2021 6:15:06 AM IST

In a potential major tragedy, a truck collided with a passenger train while crossing railway tracks on the outskirts of Bengaluru on Monday night but no deaths or injuries were reported, officials sai

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Centre inks pact with CSC to help fair price shops increase income

New Delhi |Tuesday, 2021 6:15:06 AM IST

In a move to increase the business opportunities and income of fair price shops (FPS), the Department of Food and Public Distribution (DFPD) under the Ministry of Consumer Affairs on Monday entered in

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Airport-like facilities for passengers at New Delhi rly station

New Delhi |Tuesday, 2021 7:15:05 AM IST

The New Delhi railway station is offering airport-like facilities to the passengers.

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