SC asks J&K administration to explain detaining bar leader after expiry of order under PSA

The top court asked it to take into consideration various aspects including Qayoom's age, expiry of detention period and the COVID-19 pandemic.

published on : 15th July 2020

UK pub sets up electric fence at bar for COVID-secure distancing

McFadden, who is also a farmer, resorted to the fence because he feels it will keep people away because "people are like sheep".

published on : 14th July 2020

UK newspaper publisher to cut 550 jobs on coronavirus fallout

The company, which owns also a number of UK regional newspapers, said the restructuring would cost the group £20 million.

published on : 7th July 2020

Pakistan teenager kills self after failing to complete PUBG task

The resident of Hingerwal, committed suicide on Tuesday after he missed the "mission” assigned to him

published on : 24th June 2020

Odisha: Uncertainty cloud on Sambalpur water treatment plant with COVID-19 crisis

While mechanical work on the treatment plant had to be stopped midway due to the lockdown, the laying of pipelines for household connection in some localities has resumed recently.

published on : 20th June 2020

No substandard items sold through PDS: Govt

An official release said the lockdown has been in force since March 25 and essential commodities like rice, dal, sugar,

published on : 20th June 2020

Public Works Department resumes projects stalled since March due to COVID-19 lockdown

​The ISBT flyover at Kashmere Gate, also known as Yudhister Setu, is around two decades old and will be repaired and rehabilitated in the coming months.

published on : 18th June 2020

COVID-19 effect: Modi government unlikely to go for privatisation of public sector banks this fiscal

At present, four public sector banks are under the RBI's Prompt Corrective Action (PCA) framework, which puts several restrictions on them.

published on : 14th June 2020

PSBs sanctioned Rs 24,260 crore loan to MSMEs for 'self-reliant' campaign: BJP chief Nadda

The central government has launched the campaign to make India "self-reliant".

published on : 13th June 2020

Boy kills self after a nightlong PUBG session: Police

The boy lived in Gandhi Colony in the city along with his mother and brother, while his father, a Tamil Nadu native and Army man, is currently posted in Arunachal Pradesh.

published on : 6th June 2020

J&K administration revokes PSA against Shah Faesal, released after nine months

The Home Department also revoked the stringent act against senior PDP leaders Sartaj Madani and Peer Mansoor.

published on : 3rd June 2020

E-pass rules not publicised, rue rail passengers

With Railways operating special services, commuters were allowed into the Tiruchy station after thermal screening, which a few found cumbersome.

published on : 2nd June 2020

Public transport restart: Slow pick-up on Day 1

The Villupuram-Madurai and Katpadi-Coimbatore special trains ran with 50 per cent of occupancy.

published on : 2nd June 2020

Game, set, match: Video gamers get going amid COVID-19 lockdown

Sitting in front of the screen, clearing one level after another, and defeating the opponents — the life of a video gamer has not changed much after the lockdown was announced.

published on : 24th May 2020

36% people unwilling to take public transport now in Bangaluru: Survey

The Bangalore Political Action Committee (B.PAC), a citizen’s collective, conducted an online survey in May with an aim to focus on Bengaluru, titled ‘Safer Public Transport Systems post the lockdown’

published on : 21st May 2020
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