RS deputy speaker polls: BJD support to NDA pick leaves partymen in Odisha confused
September 6, 2018 5:15:28 am

While the government has not made public the details of the panel’s report the Legislative Council is expected to have 49 members, 1/3rd of the 147 in the Assembly.

Amazon logo
September 6, 2018 5:16:47 am

At the rate Amazon is growing, market watchers believe that it is a matter of when, not if, Amazon’s stock market valuation eclipses that of Apple.

Does Google search have a political bias?
September 6, 2018 5:20:57 am

Google does not disclose much about its search formula because of two reasons: one, its entire business is based on it, and two, a lot of people would try to game the system if they got to know how it was done.

Beyond Section 377
September 6, 2018 2:22:55 pm

A quarter century of struggle by the LGBTQI community to exercise their right of free choice ended in the Supreme Court today. This is the story of the long legal battle, and its many ups and downs.

Pakistan rejects charge of treating US diplomats badly
September 5, 2018 4:40:35 am

The last reimbursement under CSF was $550 million, made in FY2016. The reprogrammed $300 was part of the $900 million authorised for FY2017.

September 5, 2018 3:04:08 am

Taliban announce death of founder of Afghanistan’s most feared terrorist group, former aide says he died years ago

ED moves for details of land deal linked to Robert Vadra and Bhupinder Singh Hooda
September 5, 2018 1:20:29 am

Justice Dhingra committee challenged by Hooda, govt won’t release report until court decides on petition. Will new FIR have a bearing on probe?

September 5, 2018 12:40:30 am

The Trump administration informed Congress that the President intended to “sign a (revised) trade agreement with Mexico — and Canada, if it is willing — 90 days from now”.

September 5, 2018 12:30:39 am

Vice President Venkaiah Naidu has sought a consensus on a Code of Conduct for MPs and MLAs. This has been a longstanding concern — progress has been slow and uneven, however.

Rupee, Rupee depreciation, IMF, Rupee against dollar, India economy, Indian Express news
September 4, 2018 8:09:31 am

Fuel prices jump as rupee hits another low, driven by rise in global crude prices and political uncertainty. How do these factors impact the national economy, what are India’s options for addressing the situation?

Aadhaar, SecTion 377, Ayodhya: what outgoing CJI’s Bench is set to rule on over next one month
September 4, 2018 8:09:05 am

Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra is set to retire on October 2. The Bench he heads has reserved its judgment on some important issues and is expected to rule on these before the retirement date.

In attack on Pope, the Church’s war within
September 4, 2018 8:09:41 am

The Vatican has for centuries bristled with power tussles, and the scandal has been seen as the “usually shadowy backstabbing giving way to open combat”.

Uber air
September 4, 2018 8:09:19 am

In design for near future, what kind of aircraft will fly, how high and how far? A look at the plans, the challenges and possible solutions to these

September 3, 2018 12:30:16 am

US economists ponder new concepts ‘monopsony’ and ‘Amazon effect’, correlate these with low wage growth and investment spending

Adani loses case in Singapore, goes to Bombay High Court to stall DRI probe into it
September 3, 2018 5:13:22 am

After creditors selected Adani Wilmar’s resolution plan, Patanjali has moved the Mumbai bench of the National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT) seeking disqualification of the plan. Why is the acquisition important, and what is the dispute?

September 3, 2018 4:14:04 am

Among the High Courts, Bombay had the highest pendency with 4.64 lakh cases as of Saturday, followed by Punjab & Haryana with 4.05 lakh and Hyderabad with 3.58 lakh

September 3, 2018 4:11:08 am

Six years after discovery, Higgs boson validates a prediction. Soon, an upgrade to Large Hadron Collider will allow CERN scientists to produce more of these particles for testing Standard Model of physics

August 31, 2018 1:14:54 am

An IDSA analysis argues that increase will lead to capital spending cuts elsewhere; way ahead lies in fixing imbalance in the defence budget.

August 31, 2018 12:34:30 am

The meteor came off a particularly large object, believed to have been part of an asteroid, and it passed close to Earth, over a heavily populated city.

Parkash Singh Badal hails Union Budget 2018 as ‘farmer-friendly’
August 31, 2018 5:53:05 am

The report, tabled in the Assembly Monday, has indicted then Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal in connection with the police firing on Sikhs protesting the sacrilege.