Mumbai [India], Mar. 28 (ANI): Asserting that Air India was trying to misguide everyone as to what actually caused the altercation onboard the aircraft, Shiv Sena MP Ravindra Gaikwad stated that he had never demanded a Business Class seat, but had instead requested a complaint book to address his grievance about 'substandard service'. Issuing a fresh statement, the MP said that while travelling in the flight, he noticed "carelessness and substandard" service of Air India and requested for a complaint book, but despite his frequent requests he was not provided the complaint book, instead the staffer misbehaved with him.
New Delhi [India], Mar. 29 (ANI): The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) and Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL), National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) are jointly working on the development of Dual Frequency (L and S band) Synthetic Aperture Radar Imaging Satellite named as NASA-ISRO Synthetic Aperture Radar (NISAR).
An agency which helps Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) enroll citizens for Aadhar has over enthusiastically shared the personal details of ace cricket M S Dhoni on social media.
New Delhi [India], Mar. 28 (ANI): The Economic Affairs Secretary, Shaktikanta Das on Tuesday set the gross market borrowing for the first six months at Rs 3.71 lakh crore or 64per cent of the full year's target of Rs 5.8 lakh crore.
With no victims coming forward, the Mumbai Police is set to close the case against Kumar.
Mumbai [India],Mar 29 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Wednesday slammed Congress leader M.M. Hassan for his remarks against menstruating women and asked him to think before making such immature comments. BJP leader Shaina NC said that it is very naive of the Congress leader to make such regressive comments in the 21st century. "M.M. Hassan should think before making immature comments in 21st century.
New Delhi [India], Mar.29 (ANI): From Amitabh Bachchan to Rekha to Hrithik Roshan to Ajay Bijli- 'Hello! Hall of Fame Awards 2017' brought the who's who from Bollywood, business and different other genre of the society under one roof last night.
New Delhi [India], Mar 28 (ANI): India's largest Income Tax returns e-filing and enterprise compliance service provider ClearTax on Tuesday launched its GST e-learning kit to educate the business community and make over 2.5 lakh CAs and Tax Return Preparers GST-ready and help them serve over 1 crore businesses. ClearTax's GST training will be imparted through e-learning modules that include10 hours of high quality videos, 20+ real world examples to study implications, 50+ online webinars, 20+ quizzes to practice concepts, and 100+presentations and articles on GST. It has created the course content in collaboration with indirect tax experts having over 20 years of experience and has partnered with e-learning portals Udemy and Chalk Street for distribution of course material through their online learning resources.
Washington/Mumbai, March 28 (IANS) Reliance Group Chairman Anil Ambani has been inducted on the international advisory board of global think-tank Atlantic Council that has among its members former US National Security Advisor Zbigniew K. Brzezinski and former Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd, the company said on Tuesday. “The Atlantic Council today (March 28) announced the induction of Anil Ambani to its International Advisory Board — a prominent group of global corporate and political leaders,” the Reliance Group said in a statement. “I am delighted to welcome my good friend and colleague Anil formally to join our team.
Venus Williams had every reason to smile on Monday as she defeated Svetlana Kuznetsova 6-3 7-6(4) to advance to the quarter-finals at the Miami Open. Williams, who will next play Angelique Kerber after the top seed cruised by Japanese qualifier Risa Ozaki 6-2 6-2, is a three-time champion in Miami and first played in the tournament as a 16-year-old. The 36-year-old delivered exquisite shot-making during a rally on match point to eliminate the twice major champion Kuznetsova.
New Delhi, March 28 (IANS) Interpol has given a major reprieve to graft tainted former Indian Premier League (IPL) Chairman Lalit Modi denying a Red Notice against him. Just as I was boarding the flight I got the news that the Interpol had finally investigated and concluded and reached a verdict in my favour with a detailed letter of rejection of India's request for issuing of a Red Notice," Modi wrote on his Instagram account.
The 12-digit unique identity number can soon be mandatory for availing of a gamut of services.
New Delhi [India], Mar.28 (ANI): Filmmaker Madhur Bhadarkar is back, and this time, with his 'Indu Sarkar.' The 48-year-old-director took to Twitter and shared the first look of his passion project 'Indu Sarkar,' based on the time of Emergency. Thank you to @kulharikirti for working so hard for my character & getting it so vibrantly alive on screen." In the photo, 'PINK' fame Kirti Kulhari can be seen bruised and sporting an intense look. Recently, it was confirmed that Neil Nitin Mukesh would essay the role of Sanjay Gandhi in the film.
New Delhi [India], Mar. 28 (ANI): The Enforcement Directorate has attached the assets of Deccan Chronicle Holdings Limited (DCHL), Hyderabad in a bank loan fraud case, for causing a total loss of Rs.1161.93 Crore to six public sector banks.
A special court had last month dropped two charges under the stringent Unlawful Activities Prevention Act against Areeb Majeed.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has cleared a proposal worth around `8,000 crore for acquiring 32 made in India ALH Dhruv helicopters to be built by the Hindustan Aeronautics Limited.
(Reuters) - Roger Federer produced another dazzling performance on Monday, easing past Juan Martin del Potro in the third round at the Miami Open. Federer wowed a boisterous, capacity crowd at Crandon Park, winning 6-3 6-4 in just over 80 minutes of nearly flawless tennis. Former U.S. Open champion del Potro, buoyed by a large Argentine contingent who did their best to lift him with regular chants of 'ole, ole, ole', did not submit easily but one break in each set was enough for Federer to move on to the fourth round.
Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], Mar. 28 (ANI): The All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) on Tuesday said it doesn't have faith in the machinery conducting elections in R.K. Nagar, adding that in the wake of that they have demanded to constitute addition forces. Earlier, the Election Commission ordered the transfer of Chennai Police Commissioner S. George ahead of the R.K. Nagar by-polls.
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Mar. 28 (ANI): In protest against the Law Commission's proposed amendments in Advocates Act 1961, also known as the 'Amendment Bill 2017', the Bar Council of Maharashtra and Goa, following the appeal made by the Bar Council of India, has decided to abstain from court work for one day. "The said proposed amendments are undemocratic and Anti-lawyers.
New Delhi [India], Mar. 28 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) led Uttar Pradesh government on Tuesday promised a 'swift and proper' investigation into a mob attack on several Nigerians students in the Greater Noida area of Uttar Pradesh. Talking to ANI, UP Health Minister Siddhart Nath Singh said the attack on Nigerian students is a serious issue and the state government is taking the matter very seriously. "Whatever needs to be done under law with a proper investigation shall be done.
By Onkareshwar Pandey New Delhi [India], Mar.28 (ANI): Congress party leader M.M Hassan's shocking description of menstruation as being impure and women should not enter places of worship during that time, has once again brought the issue in public debate and that it is still considered taboo by a section of Indian society. "Menstruation is impure and during this period women should not enter temples. My opinion is that women should not go to the temple, mosque or church when their body is impure," Hassan said at a public function in Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, after taking over as the interim president of the Kerala Pradesh Congress Committee.
Ayodhya (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Mar. 29 (ANI): Welcoming the Supreme Court's proposal to mediate on the Ram Temple issue, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Vinay Katiyar has said the saffron party is ready to end the matter, adding that the construction of the temple here is not any ordinary issue for the Muslim community but a war of ego. It is not the tussle of construction of Masjid, it is just the war of ego to construct Masjid at that place," said Katiyar.
Dharamsala, March 28 (IANS) India defeated Australia by eight wickets in the fourth and final Test at the Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association (HPCA) Stadium here on Tuesday to clinch the four-match series 2-1 and regain the Border-Gavaskar Trophy. Lokesh Rahul hit a half-century and guided the hosts to victory in the first-ever Test at this picturesque ground along with stand-in captain Ajinkya Rahane after the early departure of Murali Vijay and Cheteshwar Pujara.
New Delhi [India], Mar. 28 (ANI): Slamming the Opposition over the delaying in filling up vacancies in the statutory commissions for minorities, Union Minister Venkaiah Naidu asserted that the Congress still cannot accept their defeat in the recent Assembly Elections and was coming up with 'lame reasons' to create an uproar in the House and delay the proceedings. "The Rajya Sabha today again adjourned as opposition members protested delay in filling up of vacancies in the statutory commissions for minorities, SCs, STs and OBCs after which the upper house was finally adjourned for the day," said Naidu to the reporters here. Soon after the House assembled for the day, the proceedings were adjourned for 10 minutes and as the Opposition members raised the issue of delay in filling up of vacancies.