Kathua rape: SC tells Mufti govt to protect victim’s kin, lawyer; updates

The Kathua rape and murder case trial, which began in Jammu and Kashmir on Monday, will see its next hearing on April 28. The eight people accused of raping and killing an eight-year-old girl on Monday pleaded not guilty and offered to undergo narco tests. As the trial in the case began, the district and… Continue reading Kathua rape: SC tells Mufti govt to protect victim’s kin, lawyer; updates

Good news for flyers: Flying in and out of Delhi to cost less

Supreme Court tells govt to slash user fees and parking charges by 89% Flying to and from Delhi Airport is set to get cheaper, as the Supreme Court has ordered the government to slash fees for flyers and parking charges for airlines. The apex court has asked Airport Economic Regulatory Authority (AERA) to implement the… Continue reading Good news for flyers: Flying in and out of Delhi to cost less

Update: NEET 2017 results and All India Counselling

The official notification from the Supreme Court released recently states that counselling (after NEET 2017 results) conducted by Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) will now also include Deemed Universities as they have an All India Character. The Deemed Universities also include the ones run by religious and linguistic minorities. DGHS to Undertake Counselling For… Continue reading Update: NEET 2017 results and All India Counselling

Poultry producers cash in on beef slaughter ban as demand for chicken rises

India’s poultry producers are posting record profits as feed costs have dropped to a five-year low and on rising chicken demand after cattle slaughtering restrictions were enacted in the majority Hindu country. Poultry company profits should continue to rise as raw material costs are set to remain depressed and demand rises due to the political… Continue reading Poultry producers cash in on beef slaughter ban as demand for chicken rises

Liquor ban on highways: United Spirits, Radico Khaitan down over 5%

United Spirits, Radico Khaitan, Associated Alcohols and Globus Spirits were down up to 8% on BSE. Shares of breweries & distilleries companies such as United Spirits, Radico Khaitan, Associated Alcohols & Breweries and Globus Spirits have fallen by up to 8% on the BSE in otherwise strong market after the Supreme Court order banning sale… Continue reading Liquor ban on highways: United Spirits, Radico Khaitan down over 5%

Hero, Honda offer up to Rs 12,500 discount on BS-III two-wheelers

A day after Supreme Court’s ban on non-BS-IV compliant vehicles, two-wheeler companies are giving heavy discounts to clear inventories. Discount level is going as high as upto Rs 12,500.   While requesting anonymity, two wheeler-companies have confirmed high discounts are offered at dealerships to clear the stocks.   Hero is offering discount of upto Rs… Continue reading Hero, Honda offer up to Rs 12,500 discount on BS-III two-wheelers

Sasikala loyalist vs OPS: Dynasty politics gripped TN in a matter of hours

OPS recruited Amma’s niece Deepa into his team, Sasikala gave her nephew Dinakaran key position “Makkalaal Naan, Makkalukaagave Naan” “I am by the people, I am always for the people” Former Chief Minister Jayalalithaa never missed making this statement in any of her public speeches. All through her political career, Jayalalithaa differentiated her All India… Continue reading Sasikala loyalist vs OPS: Dynasty politics gripped TN in a matter of hours