17 Sep 2014
San Francisco: A federal appeals court tossed out a USD 368 million verdict against Apple, ruling that jurors were given evidence that may have skewed the sum.
16 Sep 2014
New Delhi: A mandatory driving licence and a maximum speed limit of 25 km per hour are among the conditions that the central government will impose for allowing plying of e-rickshaws, which had been banned by the Delhi High Court for want of regulations.
16 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Expressing concern over rising industrial and vehicular pollution in the country, Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar on Tuesday said he wanted to make green norms more stringent for the industry and strengthen regulations for diesel vehicles. The minister, however, told the industry that the government would be "practical" in its approach and business leaders would be consulted before framing any rules in this regard.
14 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Ever heard of a teacher and a student appearing for the same exam? Well, come Asian Games, the boxing ring will present one such instance when the Indian duo of mentor Akhil Kumar and protege Mandeep Jangra fight it out for medals in their respective categories.
13 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Seeking to come down heavily on traffic offenders, government proposed steep penalties of up to Rs 3 lakh along with a minimum 7-year imprisonment for death of a child in certain circumstances, besides huge fines for driving violations.
10 Sep 2014
Manchester: Referees will be instructed to stop a match immediately for three minutes when a player is suspected of being concussed, if a proposal from FIFA's chief medical officer is accepted.
13 Sep 2014
Hamirpur: Asserting that his government was firm and stable, Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh on Saturday ruled out mid-term Assembly polls in the state.
12 Sep 2014
Chandigarh: The Punjab government said it will launch e-stamping system for registration of land deeds by mid-October.
05 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Addressing millions of students and teachers across the country, Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his Teachers' Day address to the nation said on Friday that there is need to find out why the value of a teacher has lost its sheen and why students don't want to be teachers when they grow up.
11 Sep 2014
New Delhi: The Delhi Traffic Police on Wednesday began their crackdown on women two-wheelers riders for not wearing helmet by issuing over 5,000 challans on the very first day.