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Indian Navy gets first woman pilot

Wed, 11/22/2017 - 20:13
They were inducted in the force on Wednesday, at an impressive passing out ceremony in the Indian Naval Academy, Ezhimala, in Kannur, in which as many as 328 cadets of the Indian Navy, Indian Coast Guard and two overseas cadets, one each from Tanzania and Maldives, passed out on successful completion of their courses.

New ordinance to strike loan defaulters body blow

Wed, 11/22/2017 - 20:03
Insolvency & Bankruptcy Code: The government on Wednesday recommended an ordinance to significantly tighten the norms to bar promoters of companies facing insolvency proceedings from bidding for the ailing entities, in a move that will shut out several business families from vying with competitors and overseas funds.

Insolvency law: Ordinance to strike loan defaulters another body blow

Wed, 11/22/2017 - 20:03
The government on Wednesday recommended an ordinance to significantly tighten the norms to bar promoters of companies facing insolvency proceedings from bidding for the ailing entities, in a move that will shut out several business families from vying with competitors and overseas funds.

4 days before 26/11 anniv, Pak sets Saeed free

Wed, 11/22/2017 - 19:20
Jamaat-ud-Dawa chief Hafiz Saeed was ordered released from detention in Lahore by a judicial review board on Wednesday, just four days before the ninth anniversary of 26/11 attack on Mumbai that left 166 dead. Saeed may walk free on Thursday if the government does not detain him in any other case.

Hardik pledges support to Cong after quota deal

Wed, 11/22/2017 - 19:18
The deal was brokered by senior Congressman Kapil Sibal. Declaring his "direct and indirect" support to Congress, the PAAS convener said the party has assured "quota under Article 31 (C) of the Constitution which guarantees that it will be kept outside the purview of the judiciary".

Exposing Dileep’s affair led to actor’s rape: SIT

Wed, 11/22/2017 - 18:24
Actor Dileep—the eighth accused in the actor rape case—had conspired with first accused Pulsar Suni to trap and rape the actress, the SIT chargesheet says, even as it replies on a string of circumstantial evidence.

ICJ: Key research helped India outwit UK at UN

Wed, 11/22/2017 - 17:25
A key piece of research dug out after hours of pouring over UN voting records by a diligent junior official at India's permanent mission was instrumental in India torpedoing UK's unprecedented proposal for a Joint Conference mechanism to break the International Court of Justice (ICJ) deadlock.

BrahMos successfully test-fired from Sukhoi jet

Wed, 11/22/2017 - 17:04
In a big leap towards inducting this deep surgical strike capability, the BrahMos supersonic cruise missile, which flies almost three times the speed of sound at Mach 2.8, was successfully tested for the first time from a Sukhoi-30MKI fighter jet in the Bay of Bengal at about 10.40 am on Wednesday.

Flight delayed, woman argues with Union minister

Wed, 11/22/2017 - 16:51
A woman doctor missed the funeral of a close relative in Patna on Tuesday as the closure of airspace for the arrival of President Ram Nath Kovind’s aircraft in the Manipur capital delayed her flight by two hours, the latest incident of VVIP movement grounding the common man.

Cancer is 'divine justice' for sins: Assam minister

Wed, 11/22/2017 - 16:26
Assam health minister Himanta Biswa Sarma has kicked up a storm with his remarks that some people suffer from life-threatening diseases such as cancer because of sins committed in the past which he called "divine justice".

'Pak hoodwinking the world on Hafiz Saeed'

Wed, 11/22/2017 - 16:07
Mumbai terror attacks mastermind and JuD chief Hafiz Saeed's release order by a Pakistani judicial body shows how Pakistan is "hoodwinking" the international community on the issue of terrorism, government sources said on Wednesday.

Deposit money like good kids: SC to Jaypee brass

Wed, 11/22/2017 - 15:31
Court restrains them from selling their properties or those of family members

NASA unveils stunning 'farewell image' of Saturn

Wed, 11/22/2017 - 15:03
Cassini's wide-angle camera acquired 42 red, green and blue images, covering the planet and its main rings from one end to the other on September 13 this year. Imaging scientists stitched these frames together to make a natural colour view. The scene also includes the moons Prometheus, Pandora, Janus, Epimetheus, Mimas and Enceladus.

BJP, Congress spar over Patidar quota deal

Wed, 11/22/2017 - 14:42
Legal experts on Wednesday said the quota promised by the Congress to Hardik Patel for his Patidar community in poll-bound Gujarat may not pass judicial muster due to the 50 per cent cap.

Live ISL 4: Pune City v Delhi Dynamos

Wed, 11/22/2017 - 14:19
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Indian-American who seeks to torch net neutrality

Wed, 11/22/2017 - 13:59
All data is created equal. That is essentially the underlying principle behind the idea of "net neutrality," the hot-button issue that the Trump administration's communication czar is poised to overturn some two years after President Obama's administration instituted it.