Govt issues new guidelines for international passengers amid rising concerns of ‘Omicron’ Covid variant

Amid the rising concerns of the new COVID-19 variant ‘Omicron’, India has issued new guidelines for the international passengers arriving in India, after some countries reported the cases of this variant. According to an advisory issued by the Centre, the self-declaration board form on Air Suvidha Portal, which has the travel history […]

Reliance Capital welcomes RBI’s decision, blames complexity of litigation for defaults

Reliance Capital Limited welcomed the Reserve Bank of India’s (RBI) decision to resolve the company’s debt in accordance with the Insolvency and Bankruptcy (IBC) Code. In a statement, the company blamed the complexity of litigation for defaults and assured to “fully co-operate with the administrator appointed by the RBI for the expeditious resolution of its debt in the best […]

Mamata wants to lead Opposition, Sonia Gandhi’s days are over, says Dilip Ghosh

Reacting to the reported tussle between Congress and Trinamool Congress, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) national vice-president Dilip Ghosh said that TMC chief Mamata Banerjee wants to be the leader of the opposition as Congress interim President Sonia Gandhi’s days are over. “These dramas are very old… Every party wants to be the leader (of Opposition parties). Mamata Banerjee wants to […]

India, Pakistan struggling to reach consensus on providing humanitarian assistance to Afghanistan: Report

Islamabad and New Delhi are at loggerheads over the modalities of shipment of Indian wheat to Afghanistan via Pakistan as the two countries are struggling to find a common strategy for humanitarian assistance for the people of Afghanistan, officials here told Pakistani newspaper Express Tribune. The modalities for the transportation of Indian assistance were shared with the Indian government […]

UP: Kashi Vishwanath Temple to remain closed on Nov 30, Dec 1 for construction activities

Kashi Vishwanath Temple in Uttar Pradesh’s Varanasi will remain closed on Tuesday and Wednesday to facilitate certain construction activities in the temple premises. “Kashi Vishwanath Temple in Varanasi will remain closed for public on November 30 and December 1 to facilitate certain construction activities in the temple premises. The temple remained closed between 6 […]

Winter session: Bill on regulation of reproductive technology to be tabled in LS today

Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya is scheduled to table the Assisted Reproductive Technology (Regulation) Bill, 2020 in Lok Sabha on Tuesday, the second day of the ongoing winter session of parliament. The Bill seeks regulation and supervision of the assisted reproductive technology clinics and the assisted reproductive technology banks, prevention of misuse, safe […]