NEET Result : Nalin Khandelwal of Rajasthan tops ; Delhi boy bags 2nd position

Agencies, New Delhi Nalin Khandelwal of Rajasthan topped the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) exam 2019 with 701 marks out of 720 declared by the National Testing Agency (NTA) on Wednesday. While Khadelwal scored 99.9999291 percentile, Bhavik Bansal from the National Capital bagged se

Delhi-Mumbai Expressway to be ready in next 3 yrs : Gadkari

Agencies, New Delhi, Union Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari on Tuesday said the significant Delhi-Mumbai Expressway will be ready in next three years which will reduce travel time by almost 16 hours. Addressing a press conference while inaugurating the unique Rooftop Cafe on the the ne

Coca-Cola India Foundation to implement Integrated Waste Management solutions

Agencies, New Delhi Coca-Cola India Foundation Anandana has announced establishment of integrated waste management infrastructure at multiple locations in the country. The foundation along with NGO partners including Saahas, Chintan and Hasirudala, will also includes setting up of Material Recover

Jayant Sinha sparks row by extending 'good wishes' to lynching accused

New Delhi, Sparking a major row, Union Minister and BJP leader Jayant Sinha on Saturday defended his decision to 'felicitate' and extend 'good wishes' to the accused in the Ramgarh lynching case and termed the fast-track court verdict sentencing each ac

PM Modi greets citizens on Eid

New Delhi,Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday extended Eid greetings to the citizens. "Eid Mubarak! May this day deepen the bonds of unity and harmony in our society," Mr Modi tweeted in the morning. He also shared a sound cloud from his May 2018 'Mann Ki Baat radio programme

Cabinet approves construction of bridge across Ganga at Phaphamau, Allahabad

New Delhi, The Union Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) on Wednesday approved the construction of 9.9 Km long bridge across the river Ganga at Phaphamau in Allahabad. The proposed six lane bridge will cost Rs 1948.25 crore and this project is

Vegetable prices jump in India as farmers go on strike

Agencies, Mumbai, Vegetable prices jumped as much as 10 percent in major Indian cities, including Mumbai and Delhi, as a four-day old strike by millions of farmers curtailed supplies. Farmers began their 10-day protest on Friday to press demands such as farm loan waivers and highe

CRY receives $1-lakh from Oracle

New Delhi, Child Rights and You (CRY), a non-profit organisation, on Wednesday announced it has received a 100,000 dollar grant from Oracle, cloud applications and platform services provider, to harness the power of state-of-the-art digital technology i

Delhi to witness hot Monday

New Delhi, People of the national capital are likely to witness another hot day on Monday, with the maximum temperature expected to hover around 43 degrees Celsius. According to the Met Department, the maximum temperature will hover around 43 degrees C, with mainly clear sky in the

Social service promotes integration & helps in cementing bonds between people: Veep

New Delhi, Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu said on Friday that social service promotes integration and helps in cementing bonds between people. Addressing a gathering after releasing the commemorative postage stamp on the International Association of Lions Clubs, here , he stressed