11 Mar 2016
New Delhi: Jewellers and bullion traders across the country, including Delhi and Mumbai, went on with their protest for the 10th straight day today demanding rollback of the proposed excise duty on non-silver jewellery items.
10 Mar 2016
New Delhi: The bullion traders' strike over the imposition of 1 percent excise duty on non-silver jewellery entered its ninth day today.
10 Aug 2016
Imphal: Having broken the world's longest hunger strike yesterday, Manipur's 'Iron Lady' Irom Sharmila is maintaining her resolve not to clip her nails, comb her hair, go to her house and meet her mother till AFSPA is repealed.
09 Mar 2016
New Delhi: Gold and jewellery establishments in many parts of the country remained closed for the 8th day today as traders continue their protest against the budgetary proposal to levy 1 percent excise duty on non-silver jewellery.
01 Mar 2016
Mumbai: Disappointed with the Budget 2016-17, the All India Gems and Jewellery Trade Federation (GJF) is planning to go on strike after deliberations with jewellers associations.
13 May 2016
New Delhi: The Delhi High Court today stayed all disciplinary action, including rustication orders, against JNU Students Union president Kanhaiya Kumar, Umar Khalid, Anirban Bhattacharya and others, on the condition that they withdraw all current agitation.Justice Manmohan gave a conditional stay on disciplinary action against all JNU students if they end all agitation.
07 May 2016
New Delhi: JNU students union president Kanhaiya Kumar yesterday ended his nine-day hunger strike after he was discharged from AIIMS even as the university administration asked students not to invite outsiders saying it might vitiate the academic atmosphere and peace on campus.
05 May 2016
New Delhi: Five JNU students withdrew from the ongoing indefinite hunger strike against punishments by university in connection with the February 9 event, while JNUSU President Kanhaiya Kumar's condition was stated to be critical and rushed to varsity's health centre.
31 Jul 2016
New York: Aiming to woo the growing league of gamers and turn its fortunes, micro-blogging site Twitter from this weekend will live-stream its first eSports competition via ELEAGUE where teams would be playing 'Counter-Strike: Global Offensive' - a multiplayer first-person shooter video game.
04 May 2016
New Delhi: JNU Vice Chancellor Jagadesh Kumar today termed as "unlawful" activity the ongoing indefinite hunger strike by students against punishment awarded by the varsity in connection with the February 9 event, and asked them to use "constitutional" means to put forth their demands.