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21 October, 2018 8:04 AM 56 Years After Indo-China War, Arunachal Villagers Get Land Compensation

Rs 38 crore was given as compensation to the villagers for the land acquired by the Army to set up its bases, bunkers and barracks Fifty six years after India's war with China, villagers of Arunachal Pradesh have received nearly Rs 38 crore as compensation for the land acquired by the Army to set up its bases, bunkers and barracks. Union Minister of State 40

20 October, 2018 12:07 PM Amritsar train mishap: List of accident caused by trespassing in history of railways

At least 59 people were killed and several injured on Friday after a speeding train ran through a crowd in Punjab's Amritsar. The accident happened during Dussehra celebrations following which an air of gloom prevailed amongst the people in the state. The schools and offices in the state were shut. However, this is not the first accident where lives 46

19 October, 2018 4:20 PM Arunachal districts on flood alert after formation of artificial lake in Tibet

The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) on Thursday warned about the landslide blocking of Yarlung Zangbo/Brahmaputra River in the Tibet Autonomous Region. Districts along the Brahmaputra river in Arunachal Pradesh have been put on high alert for possible flash floods. The MEA said that they are in constant touch with the Chinese side about updates on the landslide 46

17 October, 2018 5:07 PM Body Of 18-Year-Old IIT Aspirant Found Floating In Canal In Rajasthan

Sidharth Pal, a class 11 student, had gone missing from his hostel on Saturday, following which the hostel caretaker had lodged a "missing person" report, the police said. The body of an 18-year-old IIT aspirant, missing from his coaching centre's hostel for the last four days, was found floating in a canal at Degod town, the police said on Wednesday 41

17 October, 2018 3:14 PM Top French Sports Pundit Slammed For 'Misogynist' Remarks

Denis Balbir claimed his comments had been 'badly interpreted'. "The SDJ disassociates itself from these wayward comments and does not approve what was said by the sports presenter," it said a statement. Balbir later claimed his comments had been "badly interpreted", claiming he had "worked alongside great female journalists for many years" 24

17 October, 2018 3:52 AM RTI reveals Kohinoor diamond was 'surrendered', not 'handed over' to the British

The written response from the Archaeological Survey of India is divergent from the Centre's version in the Supreme Court in 2016 The 108-carat Kohinoor diamond was "surrendered" by the Maharaja of Lahore to the Queen of England and "not handed over" to the British nearly 170 years ago, according to a Right to Information (RTI) reply. The information 72

16 October, 2018 10:10 PM India’s overall exports expected to grow in April-September 2018-19

India’s overall exports in April-September 2018-19 are estimated to be USD 265.39 billion, exhibiting a positive growth of 17.38 per cent over the same period last year. Overall imports in April- September 2018-19 are estimated to be USD 321.40 Billion, exhibiting a positive growth of 19.41 per cent over the same period last year. The same was stated 39

15 October, 2018 7:04 PM Fundraising via debt placement slumps 38% to Rs 2 lakh cr in Apr-Sep FY19

New Delhi: Listed Indian companies raised over Rs 2 lakh crore in April-September this fiscal through private placement of corporate bonds, registering a sharp decline of 38 percent from the year-ago level. In the entire 2017-18 fiscal, the capital raked in through the route stood at Rs 6 lakh crore, data with markets regulator Securities and Exchange 50

15 October, 2018 10:37 AM Xperia XZ1, Xperia XZ Premium, and Other Sony Phones Get Price Cuts in India

Half a dozen smartphones in Sony’s Xperia lineup are getting a permanent price cut in the Indian market just in time for the Diwali festive season. The Sony Xperia R1, Xperia R1 Plus, Xperia XA1, Xperia XA1 Plus, Xperia XZ1, and Xperia XZ Premium are part of this price cut that sees a maximum price reduction of Rs. 10,000 on the top-end Sony Xperia XZ1 and the Xperia 118

15 October, 2018 7:37 AM 1,000 Cartons Of Liquor Bottles Worth 1 Crore Seized From Bihar

Sale and consumption of liquor is banned in Bihar by the Nitish Kumar government. Nearly 1,000 cartons of foreign and country made liquor, worth about Rs one crore, were seized in an overnight operation in Vaishali district, police said on Monday. The cartons, containing liquor with labels suggesting that the bottles had been brought in from states like Punjab 58