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DU admission process most bizarre: Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal

His remarks come days after his deputy Manish Sisodia wrote to former Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani, suggesting Delhi students should be given preference over those from other states in admission to DU.

Farmer ends life in Tamil Nadu, Opposition demands action

Karunanidhi alleged that the farmers were facing many difficulties in the AIADMK rule and said the government had not heeded to their demands.

21 militants killed in NW Pakistan

Pakistan began its operation to clear Taliban and Al-Qaeda strongholds in North Waziristan in 2014, and claims to have killed more than 3,750 militants since then.

International Women’s Day: What women MPs said about empowerment

Belting out statistics, some members said there was a need to raise their strength in Parliamentary Standing Committees.

Madras HC grants 24-hour parole to Nalini to attend father’s rites

Nalini, who is serving life-imprisonment for Rajiv Gandhi's assassination, was granted her 24-hour parole starting from Tuesday at 4 PM to 4 PM on Wednesday.

Chhattisgarh Church vandalism: Four more arrested

Sunday's attack was the fourth attack on a Christian site of worship in past month in Chhattisgarh.

China sets May 1 deadline to switch over to VAT

From May 1, the replacement of business tax with VAT will be extended to construction, real estate, finance and consumer services, to reduce the tax burdens on all industries, Premier Li said in a report.

UP govt revokes decision: ‘Men with 2 wives can be recruited as Urdu teachers’

The state government said the appointments would be made as per the rules and regulation in the past and there will be no change.

Indo-Malaysian man jailed for taking indecent videos of woman

The man placed his cell phone behind some toiletries at the back of the shower rack and set it to video-recording mode

69th Independence Day: Google reminds us of Mahatma Gandhi’s Dandi March

Google has dedicated the historic march with a doodle.

Taj Mahal joins Twitter

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav today launched the official Twitter account of Taj Mahal.

DoT panel report on neutrality protects telco revenues: Ind Ra

Whatsapp, WeChat, and Hike shall have to tweak their business models by differentiating between messaging and VoIP.

HTC to cut around 2,000 jobs after posting biggest ever loss

HTC had posted a loss of $ 252.7 million or the second quarter as against a net profit of $ 2.26 billion in the same period, last year.

Delhi govt proposes free WiFi upto 1GB for a month

The government will provide free WiFi in all government and private colleges within one year.

Make in India: Swipe to manufacture smartphones in Maharashtra

Swipe India is looking forward to invest about $3 to $4 million in the next 2 years

Telcos to be allowed to install mobile sites on govt buildings

Telecom operators are now allowed to install mobile towers to check call drop issues.

Google facing 4 cases for alleged abuse of dominance: Govt

Competition Commission of India (CCI) has directed investigation against Google for alleged abuse of dominant position.

Govt issues alert about possible hacking by Pakistani intel agencies

Home Ministry has asked sensitive ministries to ensure that all computers carrying classified information were put on "intranet".

Landline phone connections drop over 15 per cent: Govt

The number of landline phone connections declined to 26.15 million at the end of June.

Telecom operators fined Rs 10.80 crore for exceeding radiation limits; Airtel gets maximum penalty

All telecom operators are fined for exceeding radiation limits while maximum penalty Airtel and Vodafone.