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Manushi Chhillar wants to take her Project Shakti to newer cities

Mumbai, Oct 29 | Former beauty queen and Bollywood debutante Manushi Chhillar, who spearheads a non-profit initiative Project Shakti, aimed at raising awareness...

New curbs in 11 coronavirus-hit Pak cities

Islamabad, Oct 29 | Pakistan's National Command and Opera­tion Centre (NCOC) on Covid-19 has announced new curbs on commercial and social activities in 11...

MMR, Pune may outperform other cities in festive housing sales

Mumbai, Oct 25 | Mumbai Metropolitan Region (MMR) and Pune may witness improved housing sales in this festive season, compared with the other cities,...

US cities sue Trump admin over directive to withhold federal funds

Washington, Oct 23 | Three US cities of New York, Seattle and Portland have filed a federal lawsuit challenging President Donald Trump's memorandum which...

Chennai leads in housing project completion among major cities

New Delhi, Oct 8 | At a time when stalled projects and construction delays mar the Indian real estate scenario, Chennai leads the race...

OCA receives bid documents from 2030 Asian Games candidate cities

Kuwait City, Oct 6 | The Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) has received the official bids from the cities of Doha,...

Oil minister calls for total shift to clean fuels in prime...

New Delhi, Sep 27 | Union Minister for Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan on Sunday called for the prime tourist cities in the...

Flipkart Wholesale expands footprint to 12 new cities

Bengaluru, Sep 24 | Digital business-to-business marketplace Flipkart Wholesale on Thursday said it has expanded its operations to 12 new cities ahead of...

SpiceJet launches cargo services to various NE cities

New Delhi, Sep 16 | Airline major SpiceJet on Wednesday said it has launched 14 new cargo flights to and from the northeast India...

No ban on referral of Covid patients to twin cities: Odisha...

Bhubaneswar, Sep 16 | The Odisha government on Wednesday clarified that there is no ban on referral of Covid patients to Bhubaneswar and Cuttack...

Israel imposes night curfew in 40 cities, towns

Tel Aviv, Sep 7 | A special Israeli ministerial committee has decided to impose a night curfew in 40 cities and towns with high...

Uber kicks off ‘Auto Rentals’ in 6 Indian cities

New Delhi, Aug 26 | Ride-hailing major Uber on Wednesday launched an on-demand 24x7 Auto Rentals service in Delhi NCR, Bengaluru, Mumbai, Hyderabad, Chennai...

‘Small cities can be new Covid-19 hubs; shore up testing, tracing’

By Sumit SaxenaNew Delhi, Aug 23 | After exploding in most populous cities like Delhi and Mumbai, Covid-19 is now rearing up in...

Tier 2, 3 cities leading digital payments’ recovery: Mswipe CEO

New Delhi, Aug 21 | Smaller cities and towns have been in the forefront of the recovery in digital payments and transactions amid...

Masks now mandatory in outdoor places across French cities

Paris, Aug 4 | The French authorities have ordered people to wear face masks in outdoor public places in many major cities as the...

Agra NGO plants saplings in 75 cities across four continents

By Brij KhandelwalAgra, Aug 1 | Scores of green volunteers joined a unique sapling plantation programme on Saturday, held simultaneously in 75 cities...

Trump administration sends federal agents to three more cities

Washington, July 30 | The Donald Trump administration of the US has announced it's sending federal agents to three more cities to deal with...

Democratic Mayors urge ban on federal agents from cities

Washington, July 28 | Six Democratic Party mayors have urged the US Congress to block President Donald Trump's administration from sending federal law enforcement...

Guterres calls for efforts to build sustainable cities

United Nations, July 28 | UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Tuesday called for efforts to build sustainable cities amid the COVID-19 pandemic.In a video...

Toxic air reduced by 54% in 5 cities during lockdown

New Delhi, July 17 | The Covid-19 lockdown reduced dangerous air pollutants in five Indian cities -- Chennai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Kolkata, and Mumbai --...

Bus services between Ahmedabad, 2 other cities suspended too

Gandhinagar, July 13 | In view of the escalating numbers of corona patients in Gujarat, especially in its southern part, the Gujarat State Road...

30 Pak cities under smart lockdown

Islamabad, July 9 | The Pakistan government has imposed a smart lockdown in 30 cities across the country in an effort to help prevent...

Emirates resumes service to 4 Pak cities

Islamabad, July 4 | UAE flag carrier Emirates have resu­med passenger services to Pakistans four main cities of Karachi, Lahore, Islam­abad and Sialkot after...

2 killed in US cities shootings (Ld)

Washington, June 21 | At least two people were killed in shooting incidents that took place in the US cities of Minneapolis and Seattle,...

‘Amazon Flex’ delivery program now in over 35 Indian cities

New Delhi, June 18 | Amazon India on Thursday announced the expansion of the 'Amazon Flex' delivery program to more than 35 cities in...

adidas launches re-usable ‘face covers’ in India across 75 cities

New Delhi, June 16 | As lockdown measures begin to gradually ease up and we look to leaving our homes to...

74% want one month lockdown in 15 high virus load cities:...

New Delhi, June 15 | As many as 74 per cent of the citizens believe that a one-month complete lockdown in high virus load...

Central teams to review Covid-19 situation in 6 cities

New Delhi, June 10 | Central teams are being deputed to provide technical support and handhold the state health departments and the municipal health...

Bike taxi booking app Rapido resumes operations in 100 cities

New Delhi, June 8 | Bike-taxi service provider Rapido on Monday said it has resumed normal operations in close to 100 cities in India...

Now book Uber at Rs 189 for one-hour/10 km in 17...

New Delhi, June 8 | Ride-hailing major Uber on Monday launched Hourly Rentals, a 24x7 on-demand intracity service which allows riders to retain a...

‘Black Lives Matter’ protests spread to more European cities

Brussels, June 8 | More "Black Lives Matter" protests against racism and police brutality took place in major European cities such as Brussels, Copenhagen,...

Trudeau announces infra fund to help cities cover COVID-19 costs

Ottawa, June 2 | Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced that his government will offer cities an advanced transfer of 2.2 billion Canadian dollars...

Bolsonaro signs financial aid bill for states, cities

Brasilia, May 29 | Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro has signed a bill that provides financial aid to the pandemic-hit states and cities, but vetoed...

Homefoodi plans to expand operations in 10 cities within 2 yrs

New Delhi, May 24 | Home-made food service provider Homefoodi plans to expand its operations in 10 cities across the country in the next...

Bike taxi booking app Rapido resumes operations in 35 cities (Lead)

New Delhi, May 20 | Bike-taxi service provider Rapido on Wednesday said it has resumed normal operations in over 35 cities across 11 states,...

Bike taxi booking app Rapido resumes operations in 39 cities

New Delhi, May 20 | Bike-taxi service provider Rapido on Wednesday said it has resumed normal operations in 39 cities across 11 states,...

Lockdown to be stricter in five cities in TN: Palaniswami

Chennai, April 24 | With the risk of coronavirus spreading further in densely populated cities, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K. Palaniswami on Friday ordered...

Swiggy enables grocery deliveries in over 125 cities

New Delhi, April 13 | Food delivery platform Swiggy on Monday said it has expanded delivery of groceries and household essential services to over...

Housing sales across top cities may fall 25-35%: Anarock

New Delhi, April 2 | As the real estate sector receives yet another jolt with the coronavirus crisis, a report by Anarock Property Consultants...

Centre to SC: 3 out 10 moving from cities to villages...

New Delhi, March 31 | The Centre on Tuesday informed the Supreme Court there is a possibility that 3 out of 10 people moving...

Stop movement of people across cities, seal borders: Centre to states

New Delhi, March 29 | The Centre on Sunday directed the states to strictly follow the nationwide lockdown norms and stop the...

Infosys, Qualcomm partner for smart cities solutions

Bengaluru, March 10 | Software major Infosys on Tuesday said it was partnering with US-based chip maker Qualcomm to offer smart cities solutions through...

COVID-19: Italy shuts 10 cities, global stocks tumble

Rome, Feb 24 | Global stocks, led by Italy, tumbled on Monday after the country declared a lockdown in at least 10 cities applying...

JUI-F chief to lead anti-govt protests in major Pak cities

Islamabad, Feb 10 | Jamiat Ulema-i-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman has announced that he will launch a campaign against the Imran Khan-led government...

Air India load on SE Asian cities drops due to Coronavirus

New Delhi, Feb 7 | The deadly Coronavirus has started taking heavy toll on travel sector with national carrier Air India seeing booking cancellation...

Govt allocates Rs 4400 cr for clean air in cities

New Delhi, Feb 1 | Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, citing pollution as a matter of concern, said the government proposes to encourage states that...

India tops traffic congestion index with 4 cities in top ten

New Delhi, Jan 30 | India has topped the TomTom Traffic Index 2019 with 4 of its cities amongst the 10 most congested cities...

Hyderabad most dynamic among 130 cities globally

Hyderabad, Jan 19 | Technology hub Hyderabad has edged out 129 other cities in the world to emerge as the world's most dynamic city,...

3 Indian cities named world’s fastest growing cities list

New Delhi, Jan 10 | Three Indian cities have been listed as the world's fastest-growing urban ares, a survey by the Economist Intelligence Unit...

Petrol, diesel prices hiked across all major cities

New Delhi, Jan 2 | After no change on New Year Day, petrol and diesel prices were hiked once again on Thursday, the Oil...

Business

Apple’s earnings in China drop 29% owing to iPhone delay

San Francisco, Oct 30 | Apple saw its earnings in China down to $7.9 billion in the September quarter -- a drop of 28.9...