Tag Archives: Delhi

Heavy rainfall over north India from Jul 18-21,west coast till July 23: IMD

By | July 18, 2021

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted intense rainfall activity over north India from July 18-21 and over the west coast till July 23. The IMD said moderate to severe thunderstorms with lightning are very likely at isolated places over Uttar Pradesh, Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, and east Rajasthan during the next 24 hours. … Read More »

LIVE: While farmers observe Bharat bandh, PM Modi arrives in Bangladesh

By | March 26, 2021

Farmers gathered at several national highways, key roads and some railway tracks in Punjab and Haryana today morning as part of their nationwide protest against the Centre’s new agri laws. According to the Samkyukta Kisan Morcha (SKM), the Bharat Bandh is being observed from 6 am to 6 pm to mark four months of the farmers’ agitation at… Read More »

Kejriwal tears copies of Centre’s farm laws, says cannot ‘betray’ farmers

By | December 17, 2020

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday tore up copies of the Centre’s three new agriculture-related laws in the legislative assembly, saying he cannot betray the country’s farmers. Addressing the Delhi Assembly, the chief minister also alleged that the laws have been made for electoral funding of the BJP and not the farmers. … Read More »

Opposition parties misleading farmers as part of conspiracy: PM Modi

By | December 15, 2020

Farmers gathered near Delhi are being misled as part of a conspiracy, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Tuesday. Speaking after laying foundation stones for some development projects in his home state Gujarat, Modi also said his government is addressing farmers’ concerns over the new agri laws. “Farmers gathered… Read More »

Bharti Infratel gets nod to change its name to Indus Towers post merger

By | December 13, 2020

Bharti Infratel has received approval from the Registrar of Companies for changing its name to Indus Towers, following the recent merger of the two companies to create a mega tower entity. The company has initiated due process for final approval from stock exchanges for updating the name change. In… Read More »

Farmers’ protest LIVE: Unions reject govt offer, plan blocking highway

By | December 13, 2020

Farmers and their supporters take part in a tractor rally during a protest to support the nationwide strike, called by farmer unions to press for repeal of the Centres Agri laws, in Amritsar, Tuesday, Dec. 8, 2020. (PTI Photo) Farmers’ protest LIVE updates Day 18: Farmers unions plan to block the Jaipur-Delhi highway on Sunday, stepping up… Read More »

Farmers protest LIVE: Agriculture minister to brief media at 4 pm today

By | December 10, 2020

Farmers gather for a speech at a protest site at a road block on the Delhi-Haryana border crossing in Singhu, Delhi, India, on Dec. 3. (Bloomberg) Farmers’ protest LIVE updates Day 15: Farmer leaders have rejected a government offer of amendments in the new farm laws and a “written assurance” on continuing the MSP system, saying there… Read More »

Petrol prices on upswing, set to breach all-time high across India

By | December 6, 2020

Auto fuel prices are on the upswing in the country with the pump price of petrol set to breach all-time high levels next week. The oil marketing companies (OMCs) on Sunday increased the retail price of petrol by 28 paise per to Rs 83.41 a litre in Delhi. Similarly, diesel price also increased by… Read More »

LIVE: Shah, Rajnath meet at PM Modi’s residence ahead of govt-farmer talks

By | December 5, 2020

Farmers at Singhu Border during their protest against Farm law, in New Delhi on Thursday. Farmers’ protest LIVE updates Day 10: The government and farmer leaders will meet again today for their fifth round of talks to end the deadlock over the new farm laws. Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar, Food Minister Piyush Goyal and Minister… Read More »

Farmers’ protest LIVE: Unions call for ‘All-India Bandh’ on Tuesday

By | December 4, 2020

Farmers protest LIVE updates Day 9: Another round of discussions will be held on Saturday in a bid to forge a resolution. Stay tuned for latest updates on farmers’ protest Source link