Union minister Nitin Gadkari on Monday said he would issue an order in the next two-three days to make it mandatory for the carmakers to introduce flex-fuel engines in vehicles. Addressing an event, Gadkari said, India imports petroleum products worth 8 lakh crore every year, and if the country continues
Flight services between India and Singapore under the Vaccinated Travel Lane (VTL) commenced on Monday even as Singapore deferred similar travel arrangements with some countries amid the Omicron scare. Vistara and IndiGo said they have started operating flights to Singapore, while there was no comment from Air India. VTL allows
Back in 2020, government of India, in partnership with Morris Garages (MG Motor India) conducted a trial run of the e-highway Yamuna Expressway between Delhi and Agra. Multiple MG ZS EV participated to test the viability of the Yamuna Expressway as an e-corridor for public EV transit. The trial run
New Delhi: The Delhi Health Department has designated Lok Nayak Jai Prakash Narayan Hospital as the dedicated facility to treat patients testing positive for the new COVID-19 variant Omicron. The hospital has been asked to earmark wards for isolating and treating such patients. The department also said that no patient
New Delhi: As Delhi’s Air Quality Index continues to reflect appalling projections, Environment Minister Gopal Rai on Monday (November 29) said that all construction-related activities will remain suspended in the national capital in a bid to control air pollution levels. The minister also added that Rs 5000 will be given
New Delhi: Demanding an extra attempt to appear for the exam, Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) Civil Services aspirants sat an indefinite agitation at Delhi`s Jantar Mantar on Sunday (November 28, 2021). The agitating students said they need an extra attempt to appear for the UPSC exam as their preparations
NEW DELHI: Aam Aadmi Party’s MCD in-charge Durgesh Pathak issued a statement on Thursday (November 25) saying that after South and North MCD, now East MCD has also increased the tax burden in its budget. Increased property tax by 2-3% and increased tax on government housing by 5%. 10% tax
New Delhi For many Delhiites, the shift to WFH set-up may have been the silver lining of Covid-19. But if you’re struggling to fit into some old clothes now as office beckons — courtesy all the movie marathons, prolonged sitting and never-ending work hours — don’t panic! You’re not alone.