• Supreme Court rejects plea of telecom companies for licence extension
Supreme Court rejects plea of telecom companies for licence extension.
14 May, 2015. \\ National.

The Supreme Court has dismissed a batch of petitions filed by various telecom companies, including Vodafone and Bharti Airtel, seeking extension of their spectrum licences."We see no merit. The petiti...

  • Two Indians among five killed in Kabul guest house siege
Two Indians among five killed in Kabul guest house siege.
14 May, 2015. \\ National.

Gunmen stormed a guest house popular with foreigners in the Afghan capital on Wednesday evening, killing at least five people including an American and two Indian citizens, officials said.Authorities ......

  • Cabinet approves changes in child labour law
Cabinet approves changes in child labour law.
13 May, 2015. \\ National.

The Union cabinet approved an amendment to the Child Labour (Prohibition and Regulation Bill) Act that will ban the employment of children below 14 years of age in all commercial enterprises. However,...

  • Supreme Court issues guidelines on central government advertisements
Supreme Court issues guidelines on central government advertisements.
13 May, 2015. \\ National.

Issuing fresh guidelines, the Supreme Court on Wednesday restrained the government from using pictures of political leaders, ministers, bureaucrats in government advertisements.The apex court has also......

  • North India, Nepal struck by another powerful earthquake
North India, Nepal struck by another powerful earthquake.
12 May, 2015. \\ National.

A powerful earthquake measuring 7.1 on richter scale epicentred in Nepal shook Assam, West Bengal, Delhi and several parts of north India today, less than three weeks after the region was struck by a ...

  • Health Diagnostic Tests are Going to Be Free Very Soon
Health Diagnostic Tests are Going to Be Free Very Soon.
12 May, 2015. \\ National.

At a time when the medical expenses are rising sky high with the common and lower middle classes suffer the trauma of not being able to afford the high cost medical treatments and the pre-surgery test......

  • Delhi policeman dismissed from service for hitting woman with brick
Delhi policeman dismissed from service for hitting woman with brick.
12 May, 2015. \\ National.

Head constable Satish Chandra posted at circle Tuglak road in New Delhi was on Monday arrested and dismissed from service for being involved in a scuffle with a woman and subsequently attacking her wi...

  • Bomb blast on Sealdah-Krishnanagar local train in West Bengal, 18 injured
Bomb blast on Sealdah-Krishnanagar local train in West Bengal, 18 injured.
12 May, 2015. \\ National.

At least 18 people were injured early Tuesday when a low intensity blast exploded in a coach of Sealdah-Krishnanagar local train near Titagarh station in West Bengal's North 24 Parganas district.The u......