Centre mulls law to check arbitrary school-fee hikes

The Centre is also looking at provisions to de-recognise schools for three violations. Fees charged by schools in the 2015-16 academic year have been taken as the base for implementation of the regulations. These regulations will apply to schools that charge more than Rs 20,000 per annum as fees.

Important milestone in Arjun’s life: Tendulkar

The Indian team list will once again have the famous Tendulkar surname back as legendary Sachin Tendulkar’s son Arjun was included in U-19 side for the two four-day games against Sri Lanka.

SBI says husband can’t use wife’s debit card

A casual act of letting your spouse or a close relative/friend withdraw money from an ATM using your debit card could prove costly. This is what a Benglauru woman on maternity leave recently learnt, albeit the hard way.

Home loans may cost less in metros

The revision of housing loan limits for priority sector lending (PSL) from existing Rs 28 lakh to Rs 35 lakh may lead to the reduction in the interest rates on home loans up to Rs 35 lakh.

Gujarat: Jungle queen made to beg for chicken

A video that went viral on Wednesday shows two persons, one of them with a hen in his hand, teasing a lioness standing just a few feet away from him in a farm. These persons are partying in the farm while a village woman is cooking for them.

Wasim Akram, others send legal notice to Imran Khan’s ex-wife

According to the legal notice, Reham held her first husband Dr Rehman responsible for several failures in their marriage through much of the manuscript beginning with the chapter, entitled, ‘The Door’, at page 5. Rehman, the notice said, was wrongly portrayed as being “nasty, mean and cruel.”

22-yr-old NRI running for California guv

Shubham took the electoral plunge and he has his reasons. “I was born and raised in California. New-age tech can fix issues. I believe I am the first politician to campaign in virtual reality. There are many innovators out there, but they are not as involved in politics as they…

22-yr-old NRI running for California guv

Shubham took the electoral plunge and he has his reasons. “I was born and raised in California. New-age tech can fix issues. I believe I am the first politician to campaign in virtual reality. There are many innovators out there, but they are not as involved in politics as they…

Farmers on 10-day strike, vegetable supplies hit

The first day of the 10-day ‘Gaon Bandh’ farmers’ agitation saw cultivators in several states, including in Maharashtra, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh and Punjab, taking to the streets to express their ire. Owing to the agitation, vegetable and milk supplies were hit in many areas leading to a spike in prices.

Farmers on 10-day strike, vegetable supplies hit

The first day of the 10-day ‘Gaon Bandh’ farmers’ agitation saw cultivators in several states, including in Maharashtra, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh and Punjab, taking to the streets to express their ire. Owing to the agitation, vegetable and milk supplies were hit in many areas leading to a spike in prices.

‘Too low’: Private hospitals oppose Modicare rates

Some major private hospitals like Fortis, Apollo, Medanta and Narayana Health have expressed concern over the government’s ambitious ‘Ayushman Bharat’ fixing prices of some critical procedures, saying the rates are not viable for them.

‘Too low’: Private hospitals oppose Modicare rates

Some major private hospitals like Fortis, Apollo, Medanta and Narayana Health have expressed concern over the government’s ambitious ‘Ayushman Bharat’ fixing prices of some critical procedures, saying the rates are not viable for them.

Eye on 2019, Cong cedes key K’taka posts to JD(S)

After protracted negotiations, Congress conceded a larger space to the Janata Dal (Secular) in the Karnataka government but formalised a pre-poll alliance with the Vokkaliga outfit for the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, co-opting the southern state into its national policy to contain the Narendra Modi-led BJP.

Eye on 2019, Cong cedes key K’taka posts to JD(S)

After protracted negotiations, Congress conceded a larger space to the Janata Dal (Secular) in the Karnataka government but formalised a pre-poll alliance with the Vokkaliga outfit for the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, co-opting the southern state into its national policy to contain the Narendra Modi-led BJP.

Twitter exchange triggers talk of Congress, AAP alliance in Delhi

An exchange over social media set off speculation about Congress and Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) exploring a pre-poll alliance for Delhi’s seven Lok Sabha seats, a prospect that suddenly appeared feasible in the light of a renewed buzz about opposition unity in the wake of BJP’s setbacks in LS and…

Twitter exchange triggers talk of Congress, AAP alliance in Delhi

An exchange over social media set off speculation about Congress and Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) exploring a pre-poll alliance for Delhi’s seven Lok Sabha seats, a prospect that suddenly appeared feasible in the light of a renewed buzz about opposition unity in the wake of BJP’s setbacks in LS and…

Modicare to offer 20% lower rates than CGHS rates

The health ministry has finalised the rates for 1,354 packages, which will be covered under NHPS. The packages include 23 specialties such as cardiology, ophthalmology, orthopaedics, urology and oncology, etc, an official said.

Homebuyers to be treated on a par with lenders

Although the amendments through an ordinance that was cleared by the union cabinet will be prospective, it will have bearing on cases that are already facing insolvency proceedings and the resolution plan is in the works, experts said.

IPL: CSK enter final, beat Sunrisers in thriller

Faf du Plessis (67 not out) scored a match-winning half-century to help Chennai Super Kings reached their seventh Indian Premier League final on Tuesday.

IPL: CSK enter final, beat Sunrisers in thriller

Faf du Plessis (67 not out) scored a match-winning half-century to help Chennai Super Kings reached their seventh Indian Premier League final on Tuesday.