Sunday , December 8 2019


PM Modi addresses meeting of DGPs, IGPs of all states in Pune

Marathon discussion on various aspects of internal security which started at 10 A.M. continued till late evening. Today is the second day of this 3-day conference. Over 200 delegates including DGPs and IGPs of all states, heads of Central investigative and intelligence agencies, and paramilitary forces are participating in this ... Read More »

India’s air passenger traffic increases 3.6% in October: IATA

International Air Transport Association (IATA) has said that India’s domestic air passenger volume — measured in revenue passenger kilometres (RPKs), increased by 3.6 percent in October 2019 but the expansion was slower as compared to the year-ago period, reflecting the general economic slowdown and disruptive impact of the collapse of ... Read More »

SC lifts ban on construction, industrial activities in TTZ

The Supreme Court (SC) has lifted its earlier interim order imposing a complete ban on construction, industrial activities and cutting of trees in the Taj Trapezium Zone (TTZ). A Bench headed by Chief Justice Sharad Arvind Bobde said non polluting industries with proper clearances and those complying with the rules ... Read More »

No let-up in French strikes with fresh turmoil expected

The challenge thrown to President Emmanuel Macron over his plans for radical pension reform has seen hundreds of thousands take to the streets and key transport services brought to a standstill. The strikes, which began on Thursday, have recalled the winter of 1995, when three weeks of huge stoppages forced ... Read More »

French strike against pension reform enters day two

Workers from a wide range of sectors are protesting against pension reforms. More than 8 lakh people took to the streets yesterday, with violent clashes reported in a number of cities. In Paris, police briefly fired teargas during skirmishes with black-clad protesters on the edges of the trade union-led march ... Read More »