Bengal govt unaware of Centre’s proposal to rename Barddhaman station: Mamata Banerjee

The BJP government in Uttar Pradesh had in 2018 changed the name of Allahabad to Prayagraj. The Centre also gave its nod to change the name of the iconic Mughalsarai railway station to Pt Deen Dayal Upadhyay Junction.

Want to be consistent like Virat Kohli in West Indies, says Krunal Pandya

The first two T20s between India and West Indies will be played in Fort Lauderhill, USA on August 3 and 4 while the final match of the series will be hosted by Guyana on August 6.

CBI carries out searches in multiple locations in connection with ponzi scam

The searches were carried out in North 24 Parganas of West Bengal, Patna in Bihar, Agartala in Tripura and New Delhi at the offices and residences of promoters and directors of Chakra Infrastructure Ltd.

With Pakistan airspace reopened, Air India to resume flights on Delhi-Kabul, Lucknow-Najaf routes

Pakistan had shut its airspace on February 26 due to the Balakot air strike by the Indian Air Force, which resulted in a significant rise in Air India's operating costs on flights connecting north Indian cities and regions eastward of Pakistan.

Delhi traffic violators can now pay fine online from anywhere

The system is developed by the National Informatics Centre (NIC) with key operational and legal inputs from Delhi Police.

MS Dhoni should be taken into confidence by India selectors: Mohammad Azharuddin

Former India skipper Mohammad Azharuddin Monday said communication between the selectors and Mahendra Singh Dhoni will be vital as he enters the winter of his illustrious career amid speculations on retirement.

Star value a brutal truth we need to accept: Taapsee Pannu on Mission Mangal poster controversy

Mission Mangal courted controversy for giving Akshay Kumar a bigger display than his female colleagues on the film's poster.

Toll in Assam flood climbs to 66, over 30 lakh affected

Two more people died in Assam floods taking the death toll to 66 Monday, as the situation remained unchanged in the state where 30.55 lakh people of 18 of the 33 districts are affected, an official report said.

Minerva Punjab, Mohun Bagan, East Bengal, 3 other I-League clubs write to FIFA

The clubs' biggest bone of contention is the top tier status accorded to Indian Super League by the All India Football Federation as per the Master Right Agreement (MRA) signed between the AIFF and IMG-Reliance in 2010.

My respect for actors has grown immensely: Badshah

Musician Badshah is making his Bollywood debut with the Sonakshi Sinha starrer Khandaani Shafakhana. The film releases on August 2.

Rail Bhavan protest: Court stays trial against CM Arvind Kejriwal, his deputy

In its charge sheet, the police had claimed that on January 19, 2014 the Assistant Commissioner of Police had imposed prohibitory orders in North Block, South Block, Vijay Chowk areas near Rail Bhavan and Parliament Street.

DDA Housing Scheme 2019 Lottery Result Date: Draw of lots to be held on Tuesday

DDA Housing Scheme 2019 Lottery Result Date, timing: The scheme, which ended on June 10, is for sale of nearly 18,000 newly-built flats in Delhi's Vasant Kunj and Narela residential areas, for which the DDA has received about 50,000 applications.

Olympics only a year away but India’s foreign table tennis coach yet to join team

In March, the Table Tennis Federation of India (TTFI) had roped in Dejan Papic as chief coach in place of the long-serving Massimo Costantini, who quit last year citing personal reasons.

Supreme Court junks PIL for enforcing anti-sexual harassment guidelines at religious places

The petition sought collection of data of such religious institutions where women practice and profess religion, for taking effective steps on the basis of the guidelines to provide assistance to the victims of sexual assaults.

Eight children die in vehicle collision in UP; 15 injured

Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath expressed grief over the incident and directed officials to provide all possible help and treatment to the injured.

Issue of appointment of A A Kureshi as MP HC Chief Justice under ‘consideration’: Centre to SC

A bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi was told by Solicitor General Tushar Mehta, appearing for the Centre, that "the matter was under consideration" and sought two weeks time to file the response to the plea.

Jet Privilege on ‘accelerated growth path’, says senior executive

The company's profit after tax rose to R 129.82 crore last year from Rs 121.64 crore in 2017, as per a document issued for prospective bidders of Jet Airways under the insolvency process.

Koena Mitra gets 6-month imprisonment in cheque bounce case

The court was hearing a 2013 case, as per which Koena Mitra borrowed Rs 22 lakh from Poonam Sethi over a period of time, but failed to return the entire amount.

National Medical Commission Bill introduced in Lok Sabha

The new Bill has the provision for making national standards in medical education uniform by proposing that the final year MBBS exam be treated as an entrance test for PG and a screening test for students who graduated in medicine from foreign countries

National Medical Commission Bill introduced in Lok Sabha

The new bill has the provision for making national standards in medical education uniform. At present, different medical colleges have different MBBS exam patterns which mean there is no surety of the quality of the medical graduate passing out of MBBS.