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Booked a Jet Airways flight? Things to know about alternate flight, refund

3 hours ago

Business Standard examines passenger options regarding alternate flights, loyalty miles and refunds

booked | things | Airways | flight | alternate | refund | Jet |

Modi biopic: EC submits detailed report in SC; next hearing on April 26

3 hours ago

A bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi took the EC's report on Modi's biopic and asked the pol...

biopic | submits | Modi | SC | Hearing | EC | April | detailed |

Top events today: SC hearing on Modi biopic, Rahul roadshow in Amethi

7 hours ago

Before you start your day, take a look at the major events in the country that are likely to make he...

Hearing | Modi | biopic | SC | roadshow | events | Amethi | Rahul |

This genetic mutation makes people feel full - all the time

1 day ago

The study of the appetite-dulling mutation was led by Dr. Sadaf Farooqi, professor of metabolism and...

people | feel | genetic | mutation | full |

AgustaWestland: Delhi court issues production warrant against Sushen Gupta

1 day ago

Special CBI Judge Arvind Kumar issued production warrant against Gupta after Tihar Jail authorities,...

warrant | production | Gupta | Sushen | AgustaWestland | issues | court |

CJI Gogoi alleges larger conspiracy behind sexual harassment charges

2 days ago

'Nobody can catch me on money, people have to find something and they have found this'

Conspiracy | CJI | larger | harassment | Gogoi | charges | Sexual | Alleges |

SC holds special hearing on 'matter of great public importance'

2 days ago

The special bench has been constituted to deal with the "matter of great public importance" touching...

SC | matter | Hearing | Public | great |

ISIS module case: NIA conducts searches at two locations in Hyderabad

2 days ago

The raids which began in the morning were still underway, they said.

NIA | module | ISIS | Hyderabad | locations | searches | conducts |

There has to be bigger force behind this: CJI on sexual harassment charges

2 days ago

SC holds special hearing on sexual harassment allegations of former SC employee against CJI

harassment | bigger | CJI | Force | Sexual | charges |

Why construction workers missed government welfare benefits for 23 years

2 days ago

Nearly 50 million Indians worked in construction between 1983 and 2011-12, and the sector absorbs th...

workers | Missed | welfare | Government | benefits | construction |

Allahabad HC seeks EC reply on a PIL against release of PM Modi biopic

2 days ago

The court has asked the poll panel to file the reply by the next date of hearing on April 26.

Allahabad | PM | Reply | PIL | EC | biopic | Modi |

Top biz headlines: IT sector is raining jobs, Nifty's winning run, & more

2 days ago

From jobs in IT sector to Nifty's winning run, Business Standard brings you top 10 business stories...

Winning | raining | biz | Headlines | Nifty |

Don't get fooled: That isn't UP CM Yogi Adiyanath, but his lookalike

2 days ago

Suresh Thakur keeps a tonsured head like the UP CM, and also sports saffron robes with a matching 'g...

lookalike | Yogi | Don | CM | isn | fooled |

Master Chef Blumenthal mesmerises an Indian audience with his magic wand

2 days ago

Tickets for his Rs 20,000-a-plate five course meal went in the snap of a finger

Wand | Magic | audience | Master | chef |

Recruiters cold to differently-abled, only 15% hire from this set: study

2 days ago

61.74% of the respondents agreed the biggest challenge in hiring the specially-abled was the attitud...

hire | differently | recruiters | study | abled | Cold |

Pragya Thakur shocker on 26/11 hero Karkare: He died for treating me badly

2 days ago

"Hemant Karkare falsely implicated me. He died of his karma. I told him, he will be destroyed. I tol...

Treating | Hero | Thakur | Shocker | died | Pragya | badly |

How Pakistani traders use California almonds to fund terrorists in India

2 days ago

Almonds produced in California in the United States have been regularly finding their way through Lo...

California | Pakistani | Traders | Fund | terrorists |

Once arch rivals, Mayawati and Mulayam Singh Yadav share stage after 25 yrs

3 days ago

Mulayam Singh Yadav and Mayawati have been bitter rivals since 1995 when SP cadres allegedly attacke...

Yadav | stage | Arch | Share | Rivals | Mulayam | Singh | Mayawati |

Cut in household fuel use may save 270,000 lives a year in India: IIT study

3 days ago

As of early 2016, nearly half of the Indian population was reliant on biomass for household fuel, th...

fuel | study | IIT | household | lives | save |

Once arch rivals, Mayawati and Mulayam Singh Yadav to share stage today

3 days ago

Mulayam Singh Yadav and Mayawati have been bitter rivals since 1995 when SP cadres allegedly attacke...

stage | Share | Rivals | Yadav | Mayawati | Arch | Singh | Mulayam |