Archive for November 13th, 2017

AAI blames IndiGo for mishap with wheelchair-bound passenger

New Delhi, Nov 13 (IANS) The Airports Authority of India (AAI) on Monday blamed budget carrier IndiGo for negligence that caused injuries to a passenger who fell off her wheelchair while being assisted by the airline’s staff at Lucknow airport.

The development comes a day after IndiGo apologised to…

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Expedite examination of steps to curb financial cybercrime: Rajnath

New Delhi, Nov 13 (IANS) Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday asked an inter-ministerial committee to examine expeditiously, in consultation with all stakeholders, the measures to curb cybercrime in financial sector frauds vis-a-vis use of credit/debit cards and e-wallets.

The Minister presided over a…

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Odd-even: AAP govt moves NGT seeking modification of its order

New Delhi, Nov 13 (PTI) The Delhi government today moved the National Green Tribunal seeking modification of its November 11 order refusing to exempt women and two wheelers from the odd-even car rationing scheme to tackle pollution.

The application, filed before a bench headed by NGT Chairperson Justice Swatanter…

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Court to hear defamation complaint against Kejriwal

New Delhi, Nov 13 :  A court here on Monday agreed to hear a criminal defamation complaint filed by a Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha (BJYM) leader against Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) spokesperson Sanjay Singh.

After considering the complaint filed by Ankit Bhardwaj — a state executive…

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Uday Bhawalkar Lights up a Sunday Morning

New Delhi  Nov 13: Aficionados of Indian Classical music were treated to mesmerizing performance of Uday Bhawalkar one of the India’s leading Dhrupad Singers  November 12th at the Akshara Theatre, New Delhi

Uday has developed his own personal style despite the strong Dagar influence in his singing. He studied…

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ATC Telecom acquires tower business of Vodafone, Idea Cellular for Rs. 78.5 bn

Mumbai  Nov 13 (ANI): Vodafone India and Idea Cellular Limited have separately agreed to sell their respective standalone tower businesses in India to ATC Telecom Infrastructure Private Limited for an aggregate enterprise value of Rs. 78.5 billion.

The standalone tower businesses of Vodafone India and Idea are pan-Indian…

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The fall and fall of Nitish Kumar (Column: Political Circus)

At one time, he was the poster boy of Indian politics. Not only did he slay the villain of Bihar’s “jungle raj” in 2005 by rounding up lawless elements after winning an election and launching social and economic development projects, he also scored another resounding electoral victory in the…

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Jaya targets Sonia for her intervention in Tehelka case

Did Congress President Sonia Gandhi tried to shield Tehelka from investigation in the financial dealings on corruption in defence purchases in 2001. The Congress has dismissed the allegations saying Sonia Gandhi’s move was an intervention for freedom of speech and expression. “It is a classic case of shooting the…

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Fashion meets nature at Asian Designer Week 2017 Season 5

New Delhi , Nov 13 (ANI): The much awaited Asian Designer Week (ADW), Winter edition started off on a high note with a splendid show organised at the Garden of Five Senses, New Delhi.

The first day of the grand event, with the theme ‘Fashion Meets Nature’ showcased beautifully crafted designs…

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