IRCTC Adds Another Method For Booking Rail Tickets. Check Details Here

Passengers can book their e-ticket and food through the Android app using their PNR number. The e-ticketing arm of Railways, Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC), has launched a new method for booking rail tickets. “Now, IRCTC e-wallet users can book rail tickets through…

No stay on SC/ST order: Centre says verdict affected confidence, morale

Attorney General KK Venugopal told SC that its verdict has caused enough damage and disharmony in the country. New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Thursday clarified that the Scheduled Castes/Scheduled Tribes have full protection and security of the SC/ST Atrocities (Prevention) Act and the March…

A child making a sketch during the protest demanding justice for the Kathua and Unnao rape victims.

Death penalty for rape of children below 12 years age: Union Cabinet approves Ordinance

The criminal law amendment ordinance seeks to amend the IPC, the Evidence Act, CrPC and the POCSO Act. The Union Cabinet headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday approved an ordinance to allow courts to award death penalty to those convicted of raping children…

India, Sweden to sign security pact to enable transfer of Swedish defence tech

PM Modi embarks on 5 days Sweden-UK visit to attend India-Nordic Summit. India and Sweden are set to sign a security agreement when Prime Minister Narendra Modi visits Stockholm next week, people familiar with the developments said, a move that will facilitate transfer of technology…

Tina Dabi, 2015 IAS topper, ties knot with Athar Shafi in Kashmir

Tina Dabi and Athar Aamir Khan reportedly fell in love while undergoing training in Delhi. Tina Dabi, the 24-year-old IAS officer who topped in 2015 civil services exam, has tied the knot with the man who stood second in the same examination. Dabi and Athar…

New ITR form gets simpler. Read to know more about salary breakup

Income tax return form: The new ITRs have been uploaded on the official website of the department–www.incometaxindia.gov.in. The last date for filing the ITR is July 31. The Central Board of Direct Taxes notified the new Income Tax Return (ITR) forms for the financial year…

IITs should be among top hundred global institutions: Satya Pal Singh

Bhubaneswar (PTI): Union minister Satya Pal Singh has said that the institutes like IITs should find a place among the 100 top global institutes of higher learning. To reach the goal the institutes need to fulfil multiple requirements like international students and faculty and research…