India News

👔Suresh Prabhu🚃 Knew About Elphinstone 🌉Bridge Condition

Following a stampede on a foot overbridge at Mumbai’s Elphinstone railway station which killed at least 22 and left 39 others injured, it has been found that former railways minister Suresh Prabhu had been made aware of the need to build a wider bridge in its place. Prabhu had …

read more

Update - 22 killed in suicide attack outside Shia mosque in Kabul

At least 22 people were killed and dozens more injured when a suicide bomber blew himself up outside a Shia mosque in the Afghan capital of Kabul on Friday. The explosion occurred at 2pm local time in Qala-e-Fathullah area of Kabul as worshippers were leaving the mosque after weekly Friday …

read more

Islamic State releases purported audio message from Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi

The leader of the Islamic State group urged followers to burn their enemies everywhere and target "media centers of the infidels," according to an audio recording released Thursday that the extremists said was by Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi.

The reclusive leader of Islamic State, who has only appeared in public once …

read more

Flights running late to face indefinite take off delays

Flights that don't initiate push-back from an airport gate and taxi on a runway within five minutes of air traffic control (ATC) clearance, would now only be allowed to take off once a slot is free.

The flights risk getting delayed indefinitely. The new instructions by the Directorate General of …

read more

Forbes' 👍Best & Worst👎 Cities🏙 to Drive In

According to Forbe’s list, Dusseldorf, Germany came first as the best city for drivers, with 20 per cent congestion, and 21.20mph average speed.

The website states that the list was arrived at after considering the following: an analysis of local congestion levels, an average cost of parking and …

read more

Dalit youth beaten up for sporting a moustache

Merely 15km from the state capital, Gandhinagar, a Dalit youth was beaten up by some upper caste people allegedly for sporting a moustache! Three persons from the Darbar community allegedly abused and assaulted Piyush Parmar (24), the youth from Limbodara village in Kalol taluka of Gandhinagar district, on September 25 …

read more

Banks may lose Rs 3,800 crore a year on card swipes: SBI

The country's largest lender State Bank of India (SBI) has said in a research report that banks stand to lose Rs 3,800 crore annually due to the investment in card-swipe machines as costs outstrip revenues. As of July, banks had a network of 28.4 lakh card-swipe machines — almost …

read more

Congress slams Arun Jaitley: Trying to shift goalposts

The Congress on Thursday described Finance Minister Arun Jaitley’s remarks on former finance minister Yashwant Sinha as disappointing as they were “marked by arrogance, disdain and a lot of jumlas”. The main Opposition party also warned that the economy could slip into depression.

“The Finance Minister in his usual …

read more

« Page 1 / 3 »