West Bengal  /  Published 07.09.20

Seven suspended over ATM loot recovery

Birbhum police on Sunday night suspended a constable, five civic volunteers and a village police personnel for alleged delay in informing their seniors about recovery of Rs 60 lakh from a van during r...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Suri

Delhi  /  Published 01.08.20

Delhi Police suspends 36 personnel for failing to report on time

The Delhi Police on Saturday suspended 36 of its own personnel for failing to join duty on time on the occasion of Eid al-Adha, officials said. The personnel were posted in northwest district of Delh...
By PTI in New Delhi

Sports  /  Published 23.07.20

NDTL suspension won't affect dope testing

The sports ministry is confident that the six-month extension of suspension of the National Dope Testing Laboratory (NDTL) by the World Anti-Doping Agency (Wada) will not be a blow to India's anti...
By Angshuman Roy in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 06.07.20

3 varsity professors suspended

Visva-Bharati on Saturday suspended five employees, including three senior professors and former principals of its language department Bhasa Bhavana, and sacked four temporary staffers over “fin...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Santiniketan

North East  /  Published 12.12.19

Curfew in hills, mobile Internet shut

Trouble erupted in Shillong, compelling the district administration of East Khasi Hills to impose curfew in a few areas of the city from 10pm on Thursday until further orders.Following unrest in the N...
By Rining Lyngdoh in Shillong

Sports  /  Published 19.03.20

Summer sans IPL? Brace for it, fans

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) mandarins are increasingly getting aligned to the possibility of the 13th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) becoming a non-starter because of ...
By Indranil Majumdar in Calcutta

India  /  Published 19.10.19

UP headmaster put in new school

The Uttar Pradesh government on Saturday night revoked the suspension of a headmaster who was punished because his students had sung a prayer written by the late poet Allama Iqbal, but transferred him...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

Opinion  /  Published 07.11.18

Internet shutdowns do little for public safety

The more things change, the more they remain the same. India leads the world in the number of internet shutdowns, with over 100 reported incidents in 2018 according to two independent studies. This ha...
By The Editorial Board in

Opinion  /  Published 05.01.20

Internet shutdowns are sinister

Democracy is not just the power to elect your preferred government but, more important, the power to hold the elected government accountable. The Opposition in legislative assemblies or Parliament, or...
By Kashish Makkar in

India  /  Published 10.02.20

IndiGo pilot suspended for threat

Aviation regulator DGCA on Monday suspended an IndiGo captain for three months for “intimidating and threatening” a wheelchair-bound senior citizen on a Chennai-Bangalore flight on January 13, an ...
By PTI in New Delhi


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