SDMC begins cashless toll collection through RFID

SDMC begins cashless toll collection through RFID

Sunday, 15 September 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) has started cashless collection of 'Environment Compensation Charge' (ECC) and toll at all of its 13 toll entry points in the national Capital through newly-installed state-of-the-art radio frequency identity (RFID) system. A senior SDMC official said till date, only 14,654 vehicle owners or drivers have recharged...

MHA removes names of 312 blacklisted foreign Sikhs

Saturday, 14 September 2019 | PNS | New Delhi

The Union Home Ministry has removed from its blacklist names of 312 Sikh foreign nationals involved in anti-India activities. Only two persons figure in the list now. The MHA, however, did not reveal the identity of the two. The decision was taken on Friday after a review carried out by different...

Sonia tells Cong CMs to set example of sensitive, responsive governance

Saturday, 14 September 2019 | PNS | New Delhi

Congress-ruled States must set an example of sensitive and responsive governance, Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Friday outlined for the Chief Ministers from the party. She had called the Chief Ministers to discuss ways to make their states role models in good governance. Amarinder Singh (Punjab), Ashok Gehlot (Rajasthan), Kamal Nath...

Interpol issues red corner notice against Nirav Modi’s step brother Nehal

Saturday, 14 September 2019 | PNS | New Delhi

The Interpol has issued a Red Corner Notice against Nehal Modi, a Belgian citizen, who is step brother of prime accused Nirav Modi in the Rs 14,000 crore PNB credit fraud case. The RCN comes at the behest of ED. The ED had registered two separate money laundering cases in Punjab...

Naval LCA Tejas performs 1st-ever arrested landing

Saturday, 14 September 2019 | PNS | New Delhi

In a major boost to the naval variant of the indigenously designed and manufactured Tejas light combat aircraft(LCA) Tejas, the plane for the first time performed an ‘arrested landing’ on Friday on Shore Based Test Facility(SBTF) in Goa.  After more such trials which include landing on short strip, the pilots...

Shah requested to inaugurate city Durga Puja, TMC blames BJP of politicising festival

Saturday, 14 September 2019 | PTI | Kolkata

Amidst accusations by the ruling Trinamool Congress that BJP is politicising Durga Puja, Bengal's biggest festival which is less than a month away, a city Puja committee has requested Union Home Minister Amit Shah to inaugurate their puja this year. Senior BJP leader, Mukul Roy said on Thursday that the decision...

Bihar court issues NBW against sitting RJD MLA

Saturday, 14 September 2019 | PTI | Arrah (Bihar)

A court here on Friday issued a non-bailable warrant against a sitting RJD MLA in a case relating to sexual abuse of a minor girl. District and Sessions Judge RK Singh, who holds the charge of special POCSO court, issued the NBW against Sandes MLA Arun Yadav following an application filed...

Sanjiv Bhatt's wife seeks fresh assessment of threat to family

Saturday, 14 September 2019 | PTI | Ahmedabad

Shweta Bhatt, the wife of dismissed IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt, who moved the Gujarat High Court last year seeking protection for her family, has demanded a fresh assessment of the Rs threat perception'. In an affidavit filed before Justice S H Vora on Thursday, she said she was seeking protection for...

State Editions

Shivpal struggling to remain politically relevant

18 September 2019 | PNS | Lucknow

Wishes pour in on Modi’s 69th b’day

18 September 2019 | PNS | Lucknow

Jaya Prada slams Akhilesh, MSY for backing Azam

18 September 2019 | PNS | Lucknow

Wife of Etawah SP consumes poisonous substance ‘by mistake’

18 September 2019 | Pioneer News Service | Lucknow

Tarun Patel faces the axe for remarks against ‘Lalu’

18 September 2019 | Pioneer News Service | Lucknow

Sunday Edition

The bare necessities Simple ideas that matter

15 September 2019 | Tim de Ridder | Agenda

Heal self For a better world

15 September 2019 | Sant Rajinder Singh | Agenda

Correct your self-image

15 September 2019 | Ajit Kumar Bishnoi | Agenda

Astroturf | Watch over your karma

15 September 2019 | Bharat Bhushan Padmadeo | Agenda

Talktime | ‘I felt like an actor after doing LSD’

15 September 2019 | MUSBA HASHMI | Sunday Pioneer

Pickle me pink

15 September 2019 | Shalini Saksena | Sunday Pioneer