27 more hotels to shut in Karol Bagh in Delhi

27 more hotels to shut in Karol Bagh in Delhi

Sunday, 17 February 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

Intensifying its drive against errant hotels, the Delhi Government has cancelled fire safety certificates  of 27 establishments for various violations in Karol Bagh area, where a massive fire at a hotel killed 17 people earlier this week. In the last three days, the fire department of Government has cancelled no objection...

Govt hikes import duty on Pak goods to 200%

Sunday, 17 February 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

Taking strong economic action against Pakistan following the Pulwama terror attack, India Saturday raised the customs duty to 200 per cent on all goods imported from the neighbouring country, including fresh fruits, cement, petroleum products and mineral ore. The decision would significantly hit Pakistan’s exports to India, which stood at USD...

Western disturbances to impact North-West till month-end

Sunday, 17 February 2019 | PNS | New Delhi

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) predicted western disturbances will continue to impact the hills and plains of North-West India right until the end of the month. The continued passage of these disturbances will result in precipitation over hills of North-West India and adjoining plains on almost all days into the...

ED creates STF to probe drug money laundering cases

Sunday, 17 February 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

A Special Task Force (STF) has been created in the ED, The central agency that enforces the PMLA and FEMA laws in the country, to speedily probe money laundering cases emerging from illegal narcotics trade. Officials said ED Director Sanjay Kumar Mishra has ordered for the creation of the first-ever STF...

UP: ATS catches Khalistan conduit

Sunday, 17 February 2019 | PNS | Lucknow

Based on inputs of Special Operation Cell, Amritsar, sleuths of UP Anti-Terror Squad (ATS) netted a Khalistan conduit from Muzaffarnagar late on Friday night. The accused said to have supplied weapons to Khalistan supporters was later handed over to Amritsar police who took him to Punjab to produce in a...

Mamata takes out candlemarch against Pulwama attack

Sunday, 17 February 2019 | Saugar Sengupta | Kolkata

India was united at its hour of grief, Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Saturday said at the end of a long candlelight march organised by the ruling Trinamool Congresss denouncing the terrorist attack on CRPF personnel in Pulwama in J&K. Banerjee who led hundreds of her followers from Hazra crossing...

2 bravehearts laid to rest in Maharashtra

Sunday, 17 February 2019 | TN RAGHUNATHA | Mumbai

Amid chants of  “Amar rahe, Amar rahe”,”Vande Matram” and  "Bharat mata ki jai", the two bravehearts from the Buldhana district of Maharashtra who were among those killed in Thursday's Pulwama terror attack were accorded a tearful adieu on Saturday, even as the police resorted to mild lathi charge to quell...

PM targets Pak, says Pulwama attackers will be punished

Sunday, 17 February 2019 | TN RAGHUNATHA | Mumbai

Sending out a strong message to Pakistan that “has become synonymous with terrorism”, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Saturday that however the perpetrators of Pulwama mayhem “may try to hide” but “they will definitely be punished” and the security forces had been given a “free hand” to deal with...

State Editions

Dowry case: Woman gets triple talaq on WhatsApp

21 February 2019 | PNS | Bhopal

Assembly witnesses ruckus as Opp raises issues

21 February 2019 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

In brief

21 February 2019 | PNS | Bhopal

Nath asks Opp to wait till March 5

21 February 2019 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

Cong MLA Deepak Saxena resigns as Chhindwara MLA

21 February 2019 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

Sunday Edition

27 more hotels to shut in Karol Bagh in Delhi

17 February 2019 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

Tech Mahindra board to meet on Feb 21

17 February 2019 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

HCSL begins construction of new yard

17 February 2019 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

Apollo Hospital offers to treat free injured CRPF troopers

17 February 2019 | PNS | Sunday Pioneer