25 Jun 2015
New Delhi: A top executive of Greenpeace India has resigned following an internal review by the NGO of its handling of two prior sexual harassment cases. Executive Director of Greenpeace India, Samit Aich, offered his resignation to the Greenpeace India Board, which accepted it yesterday, the NGO said, adding that a Programme Director, Divya Raghunandan, too, has quit.
26 Jun 2015
AMSTERDAM: Facebook must turn over any information it possesses that could help a young woman find out who published a sex video of her without her consent, a Dutch Court ruled on Thursday. The Amsterdam District Court said in its ruling that if the U.S. company cannot comply because it has erased the relevant data -- as it argues -- it must allow an external expert access to its servers to verify that.
28 Apr 2015
New Delhi: The Central Vigilance Commission has done away with a 50-year-old practice and asked ministries to decide on their own cases where corruption angle is ruled out against senior babus. The relaxation in the rule is aimed at speeding up the probe in cases involving allegations of "administrative lapse".
23 Jun 2015
New Delhi: As the monsoon is all set to lash the country, it's going to be a tough time for smartphone users. And, it's a nightmare for one if he or she is caught off guard on a rainy day.
22 Jun 2015
Seoul: South Korea today reported two MERS fatalities and three new cases, taking the country's death toll to 27 in the largest outbreak of the virus outside Saudi Arabia.
17 Jun 2015
New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee promulgated an Ordinance seeking to allow filing of cheque bounce case at the place where the cheque was presented for clearance.
12 Jun 2015
Guwahati: Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi urged the Centre to initiate steps for the release of Rs 20,193 crore pending to the state to carry on developmental works.
11 Jun 2015
New Delhi: FMCG major Hindustan Unilever Limited (HUL) has decided to recall its Chinese range of 'Knorr' instant noodles from the market pending product approval from the central food safety regulator FSSAI.
30 Apr 2015
New Delhi: Maintaining that pendency of cases in courts was coming down, Union Minister D V Sadananda Gowda on Thursday said the government is working with judiciary to address pendencies by increasing the number of judicial officers and providing better infrastructure.
17 Jun 2015
Mumbai: In mounting trouble for former Maharashtra PWD minister Chhagan Bhujbal, the Enforcement Directorate today registered two Economic Case Information Reports (ECIR) against him and others under the provisions of Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA).