Take action to curtail emissions at night when pollution is high: CPCB task force

Take action to curtail emissions at night when pollution is high: CPCB task force

Wednesday, 14 November 2018 | PTI | New Delhi

The Central Pollution Control Board-led task force has asked Delhi authorities to be alert and ensure necessary action to curtail emissions during night when dispersion of pollutants is limited. At a meeting called to discuss EPCA Chairman Bhure Lal's suggestion to impose a ban non-CNG private vehicles, the task force asked...

IAF officers assist SC on Rafale deal case

IAF officers assist SC on Rafale deal case

Wednesday, 14 November 2018 | PTI | New Delhi

Deputy Chief of Air staff, Air Marshal V R Chaudhari and two other officers from Indian Air Force appeared in the Supreme Court Wednesday to assist it on the issue of the procurement of 36 Rafale fighter jets from France. The officers appeared before a bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan...

Pilot, Gehlot to contest Rajasthan polls

Pilot, Gehlot to contest Rajasthan polls

Wednesday, 14 November 2018 | IANS | New Delhi

 Two Chief Ministerial aspirants of Congress -- Sachin Pilot and Ashok Gehlot -- here on Wednesday announced that they will contest the December 7 Rajasthan Assembly elections but avoided answering questions on who will be the CM face. "I and Gehlot will both contest the Assembly polls and Congress will come...

INLD chief expels son Ajay Chautala

INLD chief expels son Ajay Chautala

Wednesday, 14 November 2018 | IANS | Chandigarh

Taking a strong stance on the growing family feud within the INLD, party supremo Om Prakash Chautala expelled his elder son Ajay Singh Chautala from the primary membership of the party for "anti-party activities". The expulsion decision was announced by the Indian National Lok Dal state unit chief Ashok Arora here...

Rafale pricing can be discussed only if facts of deal come into public domain: SC

Rafale pricing can be discussed only if facts of deal come into public domain: SC

Wednesday, 14 November 2018 | PTI | New Delhi

The Supreme Court Wednesday said a discussion on the pricing of Rafale fighter jets can only take place if the facts of the deal are allowed to come into the public domain. The apex court, which began its hearing on pleas seeking a court-monitored probe into the procurement of 36 Rafale...

WPI inflation rises to 5.28 pc in Oct on costlier fuel

WPI inflation rises to 5.28 pc in Oct on costlier fuel

Wednesday, 14 November 2018 | PTI | New Delhi

Inflation based on wholesale prices rose to a four-month high of 5.28 per cent in October, mainly due to spike in petrol and diesel prices, even as food prices softened. The Wholesale Price Index (WPI)-based inflation stood at 5.13 per cent in September and 3.68 per cent in October last year. According...

BJP's Dausa MP Harish Chandra Meena joins Congress

BJP's Dausa MP Harish Chandra Meena joins Congress

Wednesday, 14 November 2018 | PTI | New Delhi

In a setback to the BJP in Rajasthan, the party's MP from Dausa Harish Chandra Meena joined the Congress on Wednesday. Meena joined the Congress in the presence of former Rajasthan chief minister Ashok Gehlot, Rajasthan Pradesh Congress Committee chief Sachin Pilot and AICC's state in-charge Avinash Pande. "I am happy that...

Hearing on pleas in Rafale case underway in SC, petitioners seek probe

Hearing on pleas in Rafale case underway in SC, petitioners seek probe

Wednesday, 14 November 2018 | PTI | New Delhi

The Supreme Court Wednesday commenced its crucial hearing on pleas seeking a court-monitored probe into the procurement of 36 Rafale fighter jets from France. The hearing before a bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi saw Attorney General K K Venugopal opposing advocate Prashant Bhushan who wanted to submit information on...

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15 November 2018 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

Free smartphones to all SHGs women: CM

15 November 2018 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

Odisha’s minerals still biggest investment draw

15 November 2018 | SANJEEV KUMAR PATRO | Bhubaneswar

Former servicemen place various demands

15 November 2018 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

70-yr-old woman hurt in stampede at Puri temple

15 November 2018 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

Odisha quite high on ‘Ease of Doing Business’

15 November 2018 | BISWARAJ PATNAIK | Bhubaneswar

Sunday Edition

70 shanties gutted in Rohini blaze

11 November 2018 | Staff Reporter | Sunday Pioneer

6-day fest to celebrate Urdu heritage, culture begins in city

11 November 2018 | Staff Reporter | Sunday Pioneer

Statue of Unity sees 27K visitors on Sat

11 November 2018 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

BJP gets control of all civic bodies in J&K's Kathua

11 November 2018 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

T grand alliance partners hold talks, CPI demands more seats

11 November 2018 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer