India News

RBI Issues Draft Guidelines On Payment Aggregators

RBI Issues Draft Guidelines On Payment Aggregators

Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 17, 2024, New Delhi

The Reserve Bank on Tuesday came out with draft guidelines to further strengthen regulations on payment aggregators, a move aimed at boosting the payment ecosystem.

Silence, Footsteps And Then Gunfire: Behind The Scenes Of Maoist Encounter

Silence, Footsteps And Then Gunfire: Behind The Scenes Of Maoist Encounter

NDTV News Desk | Wednesday April 17, 2024, Raipur

A video shot by a security personnel shows a glimpse of what it took to carry out Chhattisgarh's biggest anti-Maoist operation, which left 29 rebels dead. The dead Maoists included a senior leader, Shankar Rao, who had a bounty of Rs 25 lakh.

AAP's Gujarat Nominee Gets Court Relief To Contest Lok Sabha Polls

AAP's Gujarat Nominee Gets Court Relief To Contest Lok Sabha Polls

Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 17, 2024, Ahmedabad

The Gujarat High Court on Tuesday granted interim relief to Aam Aadmi Party (AAP)'s Bharuch Lok Sabha candidate Chaitar Vasava by suspending the bail condition that restrained him from entering the limits of Narmada district till the conclusion of tr

Noida Woman Who Quit Corporate Job Makes It To UPSC Top 20

Noida Woman Who Quit Corporate Job Makes It To UPSC Top 20

Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 17, 2024, Noida

Noida resident Wardah Khan, who quit her corporate job to prepare for civil services, secured the 18th rank in the UPSC exam 2023 in the prestigious test, results of which were announced on Tuesday by the UPSC.

"Big Achievement": Chhattisgarh Chief Minister After 29 Maoists Killed In Encounter

"Big Achievement": Chhattisgarh Chief Minister After 29 Maoists Killed In Encounter

Asian News International | Wednesday April 17, 2024, Raipur

Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Vishnu Deo Sai lauded the DRG and BSF personnel for their successful operation after 29 Naxalites were killed in an encounter with security forces in Kanker district on Tuesday and termed it a "big achievement."

BJP Demands Arrest Of JMM Leader Over "Buried 400-Feet" Remark Against PM

BJP Demands Arrest Of JMM Leader Over "Buried 400-Feet" Remark Against PM

Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 17, 2024, Ranchi

The Jharkhand BJP on Tuesday demanded a high-level probe and arrest of a JMM leader for allegedly making derogatory remarks against Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Drunk Man Hacks Wife, 2 Daughters To Death In Jharkhand

Drunk Man Hacks Wife, 2 Daughters To Death In Jharkhand

Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 17, 2024, Chaibasa, Jharkhand

A woman and her two minor daughters were axed to death allegedly by her husband in Jharkhand's West Singhbhum district, police said on Tuesday.

Ram Navami: Ayodhya Temple Set For '<i>Surya Tilak</i>' Of Ram Lalla

Ram Navami: Ayodhya Temple Set For 'Surya Tilak' Of Ram Lalla

Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 17, 2024, Lucknow

At noon on Ram Navami Wednesday, the Sun's rays will fall on the forehead of Ram Lalla in Ayodhya, a 'Surya tilak' of the deity made possible by an elaborate mechanism involving mirrors and lenses.

PM Modi Holds Roadshow On The Busy Guwahati-Shillong Road

PM Modi Holds Roadshow On The Busy Guwahati-Shillong Road

Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 17, 2024, Guwahati

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday held a roadshow on the busy Guwahati-Shillong Road, with massive crowds turning up to greet him.

How Cops Caught Men Who Opened Fire Outside Salman Khan's Home

How Cops Caught Men Who Opened Fire Outside Salman Khan's Home

Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 17, 2024, Mumbai

The original Aadhaar cards submitted by two suspects, wanted in connection with the firing at actor Salman Khan's Bandra residence, for a rent agreement and bike purchase documents helped police to establish their identities, an official said.

"Superficial": Court Pulls Up Poll Body Over Cases Filed During Elections

"Superficial": Court Pulls Up Poll Body Over Cases Filed During Elections

Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Wednesday April 17, 2024, Chennai

The Madras High Court in a significant development directed the Election Commission (EC) to provide detailed information on cases filed during the 2019 Lok Sabha and the 2021 Tamil Nadu elections.

"Government Of Lilliputs": KCR Slams Congress In Telangana

"Government Of Lilliputs": KCR Slams Congress In Telangana

Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 16, 2024, Hyderabad

The war of words between the ruling Congress and BRS in Telangana intensified on Tuesday with former Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao claiming that the state government does not appear to last for more than a year.

Lok Sabha Elections 2024: Drugs Worth Rs 26 Crore Seized Since Poll Dates Announced In Tripura

Lok Sabha Elections 2024: Drugs Worth Rs 26 Crore Seized Since Poll Dates Announced In Tripura

Asian News International | Tuesday April 16, 2024, Agartala

Chief Electoral Officer Tripura Puneet Agarwal on Tuesday said that as many as 13 officials were placed under suspension while seizure of materials and cash worth a total value of Rs 26 crore were seized while the Model Code of Conduct was in force.

6-Year-Old Dies, 3 Of Family Fall Sick After Food Poisoning In UP

6-Year-Old Dies, 3 Of Family Fall Sick After Food Poisoning In UP

Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 16, 2024, Sultanpur (UP)

A six-year-old child died on Tuesday and three more members, aged between 10 and 17, of the family are being treated at a hospital here after falling ill with food poisoning, officials said.

Meta Seeks Opinion On Action Against AI Images Of Indian, US Celebrities

Meta Seeks Opinion On Action Against AI Images Of Indian, US Celebrities

Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 16, 2024, New Delhi

Social media giant Meta's Oversight Board has invited public comments to decide on actions to be taken on AI-generated obscene images in two cases related to public figures in India and the US.