New air passenger-friendly norms soon

New Delhi, May 22 : Domestic air passengers will soon be able to avail of full refunds and additional compensation for flight delays/cancellations as the government on Tuesday put in the public domain a new ‘passenger charter’ for eliciting comments/suggestions before notifying them. The new air passenger charter seeks to amend current norms for charges […]

OnePlus 6 beats 5T’s one-day sales record in 10 minutes

New Delhi, May 22 : Smartphone maker OnePlus on Tuesday said it made a record sale of its newly-launched OnePlus 6 worth Rs 100 crore within first 10 minutes of its preview sale on Amazon India and its own online store–oneplus.in. Highlighting the enthusiasm of users in the country, Vikas Agarwal, General Manager, OnePlus India, […]

Kumaraswamy visits Karnataka temples ahead of swearing-in

Bengaluru, May 22 : A day ahead of his swearing-in, Karnataka Chief Minister-designate H.D. Kumaraswamy on Tuesday visited the Hindu holy towns of Dharmasthala and Sringeri to pray for the success of the Congress-(JD-S) coalition government. The Janata Dal-Secular (JD-S) leader returned to the southern state after a day-long visit on Monday to Delhi to […]

SC relief to BJP leader in Facebook post case

New Delhi, May 22 : In a relief to BJP leader S.Ve. Shekher, the Supreme Court on Tuesday asked the Tamil Nadu Police not to take any coercive action till June 1 against him. Shekher had moved the top court seeking anticipatory bail in connection with a criminal case registered against him for his alleged […]

Mehbooba thanks people for condemning use of abusive language

Srinagar, May 22 : Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Tuesday thanked the people for their support against abusive language used against her by a brother of BJP leader and former Minister Choudhary Lal Singh. Responding to birthday greetings and expressing gratitude to those who condemned Lal Singh’s brother Rajinder Singh, Mufti said […]

Security forces free to respond if Pakistan opens fire: Rajnath

New Delhi, May 22 : As Pakistani Rangers continued shelling on the international border (IB) in Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said the security forces have a free hand to respond as they deem fit if the neighbouring country continued the offensive. Speaking at the Border Security Force’s (BSF) 16th […]