NSE, IFC, Climate Bonds Initiative team up for industry workshops

SRINAGAR: The National Stock Exchange of India (NSE) has announced the completion of its inaugural deep-dive workshops specifically designed with focus on various sectors of the Indian industry. These pivotal events were held across two days at different venues: the first in Mumbai on April 3, 2024, and the second in New Delhi on April […]

No contravention of legal proceedings in Kejriwal’s arrest, rules Delhi HC

No contravention of legal proceedings in Kejriwal’s arrest, rules Delhi HC

NEW DELHI: The Delhi High Court on Tuesday dismissed Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal’s writ petition challenging his arrest by the Directorate of Enforcement in the excise policy scam linked money laundering case. The court said there was no contravention of legal provisions regarding the arrest. It said the probe agency had enough material which led […]

Centre accords Z-category VIP security cover to CEC Rajiv Kumar

Centre accords Z-category VIP security cover to CEC Rajiv Kumar

New Delhi: The Union government has provided Chief Election Commissioner Rajiv Kumar with a Z-category VIP security cover of armed commandos in view of potential threats, official sources said on Tuesday. The Union Ministry of Home Affairs has entrusted the Central Reserve Police Force with providing a contingent of about 40-45 personnel for the task, […]

Cong insulted Lord Ram by refusing invite for ‘pran pratishta’ ceremony: PM Modi

Cong insulted Lord Ram by refusing invite for ‘pran pratishta’ ceremony: PM Modi

Pilibhit (UP): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday accused the Congress of making several attempts to stall the construction of the Ram temple in Ayodhya and for insulting Lord Ram by rejecting the invitation for the ‘pran pratishta’ ceremony. Addressing an election rally here, Modi also said that the Congress is immersed in the swamp […]

MVA seals poll pact in Maharashtra; Sena (UBT) gets 21 LS seats, Cong 17, NCP (SP) 10

Mumbai: The opposition Maha Vikas Aghadi on Tuesday announced its seat-sharing formula for the Lok Sabha polls with the Shiv Sena (UBT) getting the major chunk of 21 seats, while the Congress will contest 17 seats and the NCP (SP) 10. The Congress gave up its claim on the contentious Sangli and Bhiwandi seats, which […]

NIA moves Calcutta High Court against WB police FIR after Bhupatinagar raid

New Delhi: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Tuesday moved the Calcutta High Court in connection with the FIR filed by West Bengal Police against its officers after last week’s raid in West Medinipur’s Bhupatinagar. The High Court has allowed the anti-terror probe agency to file its petition and listed the matter for hearing today. […]

Israel says ‘date set’ for Rafah invasion amid ongoing Gaza ceasefire talks

Israel says ‘date set’ for Rafah invasion amid ongoing Gaza ceasefire talks

Tel Aviv: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says a date has been set to invade Rafah in southern Gaza as truce talks with Hamas in Cairo are ongoing but do not appear close to the finish line. In a video statement in Hebrew, Netanyahu reiterated his position that a ground military operation in Rafah, bordering […]

Turkey restricts exports of 54 products to Israel until Gaza ceasefire

Turkey restricts exports of 54 products to Israel until Gaza ceasefire

Istanbul: Turkey says it will impose restrictions on exports to Israel until there is a ceasefire and increased aid in the Gaza Strip after the Israeli government refused to allow it to airdrop aid over the besieged and bombarded territory. The Turkish Ministry of Trade said on Tuesday it will no longer send to Israel […]

Russia, China to deepen security cooperation in Asia, Europe

Russia, China to deepen security cooperation in Asia, Europe

Beijing: Russia and China have agreed to discuss ways to deepen their security cooperation in Asia and Europe to counter attempts by the United States to impose its will on the region, Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has said. “For a long time, there was a Euro-Atlantic security structure in the form of NATO … as […]

NTA reopens NEET UG 2024 application window

New Delhi: The National Testing Agency (NTA) on Tuesday reopened the online application forms for the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET (UG) 2024. Candidates who are yet to submit their forms can fill the applications at the official website — neet.ntaonline.in. Earlier, the NTA had extended the registration deadline from March 9 to 16. “A few […]