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Creditors back plan to get Jet Airways flying again

Creditors on Saturday backed a surprise plan by a consortium to revive Jet Airways 18 months after India's biggest private airline went bankrupt with...

Dasara festivities begin in Mysuru amid COVID-19 shadow

The famous 10-day long Dasara festivities has commenced on Saturday in the palace city of Mysuru in Karnataka with religious fervour, amid the shadow...

Delhi residents worry about toxic mix of pollution, COVID-19

Families in Delhi with pre-existing health conditions such as asthma are stocking up on oxygen cylinders and pulse oximeters, fearing that the city's worsening...

Pandemic, penury push more children into labour in India

HIS hands caked with paint and dust, Aakash looks right at home working at an auto repair shop -- except that he is a...

‘Airpocalypse’: Delhi races to cut pollution amid Covid-19 warnings

NEW DEHLHI on Monday (5) unveiled a slew of plans aimed at reducing the Indian capital's annual toxic smog, as authorities warned the severe...

Indian government says ‘secret extradition proceedings’ are on in Mallya case

THE Indian government on Monday (5) told the country's Supreme Court that "secret" proceedings were going on in the UK to extradite fugitive tycoon...

Netflix releases parts of ‘Bad Boy Billionaires’ after legal row

NETFLIX has partially released its much-awaited series on four Indian tycoons facing fraud allegations after a state court lifted an injunction over the weekend, a...

Paytm, other Indian startups vow to fight ‘big daddy’ Google’s clout

DOZENS of India's technology startups, chafing at Google's local dominance of key apps, are banding together to consider ways to challenge the US tech giant,...

Modi opens ‘spectacular’ highway tunnel near tense China border

INDIAN Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday (3) opened a Himalayan tunnel that will drastically reduce the time needed to rush troops to the...

Australia confirms it will join ‘Quad’ meeting with India, Japan, US

Australia's foreign minister said on Friday (2) she will travel to Japan to meet counterparts from the "Quad" group of the US, India and Japan next...