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MP: Woman in labour made to walk down corridors, baby falls on hospital floor, dies

The woman allegedly didn't get a stretcher even when she expressed inability to walk.

02 Feb 2018 9:58 AM

Yashwant Sinha terms Union Budget ‘jugglery of numbers’

Sinha, who was in Narsingpur to participate in a farmers' agitation, told reporters the budget had no schemes for the welfare of farmers.

02 Feb 2018 9:33 AM

Budget 2018: Farm, education, health in focus, little for middle class

Long-term capital gains tax on stock trading introduced.

02 Feb 2018 8:43 AM

Fiscal arithmetic ‘faulty’, ‘reform budget’ much misused word: Manmohan

The main focus of the budget was agriculture and rural sector with little for the middle class.

02 Feb 2018 8:31 AM

Budget 2018: 10 sites set to become ‘iconic’ tourism spots

Tourist amenities at 100 Adarsh monuments of the Archaeological Survey of India will be upgraded to enhance visitor experience.

02 Feb 2018 7:15 AM


Budget 2018: NDA woos rural India with free LPG, houses

LPG quota to be increased, Rs 16,000 cr for electricity to villages and health insurance.

02 Feb 2018 7:03 AM

Budget 2018: Modi reaches out to poor to retain power

Modi had stormed to power with his reform agenda and promises to do away with social sector schemes like MNREGA.

02 Feb 2018 6:42 AM

Budget 2018: Twin focus on farmers, MSME sector

The Prime Minister had set an ambitious target of doubling the Indian farmers’ income by 2022.

02 Feb 2018 6:34 AM

Budget 2018: Only healthy India can prosper, says Arun Jaitley

Jaitley said India cannot realise its demographic dividend without its citizens being healthy.

02 Feb 2018 6:27 AM

Budget 2018: Focused gaze on social, academic front

The Budget has announced that minimum support pricing of crops will be linked to production costs and fixed it at 1.5 times the costs.

02 Feb 2018 6:14 AM


A good Budget with a socialist touch

Arun Jaitley’s mention of reducing hardships faced in realty was “positive”.

02 Feb 2018 6:08 AM

Budget 2018: What is in it for Information Technology?

Data management and block chain for public services is India’s need and opportunity.

02 Feb 2018 6:02 AM

Budget 2018: Rs 73 crore allocated for railway safety this year

Finance minister Arun Jaitley announced in his budget speech that 600 stations are to be developed with world class facilities.

02 Feb 2018 5:52 AM

Budget 2018: Modi’s Bharat Budget eyes 2019 Lok Sabha elections

I am sure the New India which we aspire to create will emerge now, says Arun Jaitley.

02 Feb 2018 5:44 AM

Muslim Board to add no triple talaq clause in nikaahnama

The Board is expected to take up this issue in its meeting, scheduled to be held in Hyderabad on February 9.

02 Feb 2018 5:25 AM


Sparks fly in Supreme Court over Aadhaar

It is incorrect to say that Rs 70,000 crores had been saved due to the ceding of Aadhaar, says Divan.

02 Feb 2018 5:22 AM

Congress sweeps Rajasthan bypolls

The defeat coming just 10 months before Assembly elections is also a personal setback for chief minister Vasundhara Raje.

02 Feb 2018 5:16 AM

Budget 2018: Govt officially announces it intends to privatise Air India

The words “strategic privatisation” were used for Air India by finance minister Arun Jaitley in his Budget speech.

02 Feb 2018 2:21 AM

Budget 2018: Largest universal health cover sans allocation announced

The government has a Rashtriya Swastya Bima Yojana which provides a cover of Rs 30,000 per family.

02 Feb 2018 2:04 AM

Huge blow to BJP, Vasundhara Raje in Rajasthan byelection

Congress wins all in desert state; Trinamul sweeps West Bengal.

02 Feb 2018 1:45 AM