Kanpur train derailment likely to be transferred to NIA

The Home Ministry is likely to hand over the Kanpur train derailment case to the National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Thursday, sources said.

Modi condoles UP road accident victims

 Prime Minister Narendra Modi condoled the deaths of 15 school children who were killed on Thursday in a road accident in Uttar Pradesh's Etah district.

DigitalOcean, Hasura to help students build apps on cloud

To encourage students build solutions and launch business ventures, US-based cloud platform DigitalOcean and app building platform Hasura on Thursday partnered with IIT-Madras to launch the second edition of "Introduction to Modern Application Development" (IMAD).

New mobile app to help fishermen

An app under the aegis of the Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute (CMFRI) has been developed to aid fishermen to increase their catch and reduce the cost of operations, the developers said.

Date set for Brexit case result in Britain's Supreme Court

Judges in the British Supreme Court will deliver their ruling on January 24 over who should decide on Britain's Brexit measures.

Obama calls Modi to review US-India ties

New Delhi, Jan 19 (IANS) US President Barack Obama called Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the two reviewed the significant progress in India-US relationship, an official statement said.

438 cr project undertaken for Agartala airport

Agartala, Jan 19 (IANS) The Airports Authority of India (AAI) has undertaken a Rs 438 crore project to upgrade the Agartala airport to international standards by providing world-class facilities, a top official announced on Thursday.

15 school children killed in road accident

 At least 15 school children were killed on Thursday in a road accident in Uttar Pradesh's Etah district, police said.

Rs 9.2 lakh crore new notes in system: Patel tells MPs' panel

 Reserve Bank of India Governor Urjit Patel on Wednesday told a Parliamentary Standing Committee on Finance that Rs 9.2 lakh crore of new currency notes have been put in circulation since the high-value currency notes were demonetised on November 8.

'BJP's 2019 poll issue could be performance, employment and development'

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) General Secretary Muralidhar Rao on Wednesday said the party's election issue for the 2019 parliamentary poll could be "performance, employment, including growth and development".

Congress demands RBI Governor's resignation, gheraos RBI offices

 The Congress on Wednesday held nation-wide protests against "poor implementation" of demonetisation and gheraoed RBI offices in different state capitals demanding restoration of the apex bank's autonomy and resignation of RBI Governor Urjit Patel.

Punjab says hear Haryana's SYL plea after polls, SC says no

 The Supreme Court on Wednesday rejected the Punjab government's plea for deferring the hearing on Haryana's challenge to the de-notification of land acquired for the SYL canal till a new state government was formed after the February 4 Punjab assembly elections.

Mobile screen-recorded short film 'WhatsUpMom' goes viral

 A 90-second-long mobile screen-recorded short film 'WhatsUpMom', videographed by Mathukutty Xavier to break away from the monotony of doing a script of debut film, has gone viral and crossed six lakh views and 7,000 shares in 50 hours.

Cabinet gives nod to electronic manufacturing incentive scheme

 The Cabinet on Wednesday gave its approval for amendments in the Modified Special Incentive Package Scheme (M-SIPS) to further incentivise investments in electronic sector and moving towards the goal of 'Net Zero Imports' in electronics by 2020.

Now purchase mutual funds via FreeCharge Cabinet gives nod for farm research institute campus in Jharkhand SC to hear Assam liquor retailers' plea on order modification President returns Netaji Subhas IT Bill to Delhi Assembly Regional parties show 20% dip in donations above Rs 20,000 Government to set up 1,000 Janaushadhi Kendras Jamia Millia Islamia to get special postal cover Accused in Punjab jail break arrested in MP Cyber security incidents surge in India: Study Congress veteran N.D. Tiwari, son join BJP Rashtrapati Bhavan, Mughal Gardens closed to public Jan 20-28 Equities end flat, profit booking caps gains Next from Jio 'digital mission' -- connected car app, JioTV and more NetApp opens Global Centre of Excellence in Bengaluru Panasonic launches waterproof Bluetooth earphones at Rs 8,999 Flipkart launches "Project Nanjunda" to safeguard delivery staff Veteran Congress leader N.D. Tiwari joins BJP Salman Khan thanks fans after acquittal in Arms Act case Demonetisation effect: Too many vegetables, too little money Railways to launch train for religious tourism Demonetisation makes Hiroshima, Nagasaki of Indian economy: Shiv Sena Salman acquitted in Arms Act case Rajnath to meet Manipur CM over economic blockade 25 children win National Bravery Awards Kejriwal denies bribery charges, says Badal-Amarinder together Delhi court allows Naveen Jindal to extend foreign trip Notification for first phase of UP polls issued If IITs had more Dalit professors, would Aniket Ambhore be alive? Sheena Bora case: Mother, step-dads charged with murder, conspiracy MobiKwik registers 10 times growth in oil, gas sector
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