Date archive forFebruary, 2017
Hyperloop train
By On Tuesday, February 28th, 2017

Hyperloop draws cheers from Suresh Prabhu with promise of covering Delhi-Mumbai in just 60 minutes

NEW DELHI: US-based Hyperloop One today made a strong pitch for Indian market to move people and goods much faster way using magnetic levitation technology. Offering super fast transportation solution, the company More...

By On Sunday, February 12th, 2017

PM miffed with railways for not adopting innovative ways

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has pulled up railways for making no progress so far related to ideas received during the Rail Vikas Shivir held in November last year. The concept behind the three-day exercise More...

Media during the hearing on the National Judicial Appointments Commission (NJAC) act at Supreme court in New Delhi on Oct 16th 2015. Express photo by Ravi Kanojia
By On Sunday, February 12th, 2017

Quota law for promotion invalid, says Supreme Court

The court said it was not for a person challenging such a policy but for the State to prove that the policy was adopted following the due process and that the overall efficiency was not going to be hampered. Media More...

By On Thursday, February 2nd, 2017

New Income Tax slab 2017-18: Here’s how Arun Jaitley is putting money into your pocket

In the Union Budget announced today, Finance Minster Arun Jaitley assured honest tax payers that they will be treated with dignity. And, looks like he has lived up to his promise. In a bold move the Finance Minister More...