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Myanmar doctor-turned-model hits back at ban on her pics

A Myanmar doctor and model who had her medical licence revoked for posting lingerie photos of herself blasted the govt for “interfering” ...Read More

IL&FS scam: Government mounts fresh bid to get Deloitte, BSR banned

IL&FS scam: Government mounts fresh bid to get Deloitte, BSR banned

The corporate affairs ministry on Monday filed fresh applications at NCLT to debar Deloitte Haskins & Sells and BSR Associates, an arm of...Read More

5,000 trawlers to keep off Kerala coast for 52 days

5,000 trawlers to keep off Kerala coast for 52 days

Starting Sunday midnight, a 52-day ban on trawlers will come into effect off the Kerala coast.

Govt extends ban on LTTE for five more years: Home Ministry

New Delhi: The central government on Tuesday extended for five more years the ban on the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE), a terro...Read More

Shiv Sena demands ban on burqa in public places

Shiv Sena demands ban on burqa in public places

Mumbai: The Shiv Sena on Wednesday called for a ban on the use of burqa as it threw its weight behind a similar plan being mulled by the ...Read More

Facebook bans personality quiz after Cambridge Analytica scandal

Facebook bans personality quiz after Cambridge Analytica scandal

San Francisco: Facebook has announced to ban personality quiz apps on its platform — a move taken after the Cambridge Analytica scandal l...Read More

Bye Bye TikTok, we’ll miss you

Aparnna Hajirnis speaks to loyalists of the banned app, who believe it made social media accessible for the lower socio-economic groups

EC to submit its report on PM Narendra Modi biopic to Supreme Court today

EC to submit its report on PM Narendra Modi biopic to Supreme Court today

New Delhi: The Election Commission will on April 19 submit its decision to the Supreme Court on whether the ban on the biopic on Prime Mi...Read More

Handed 72-hour ban on campaigning, Yogi Adityanath recites Hanuman Chalisa

Handed 72-hour ban on campaigning, Yogi Adityanath recites Hanuman Chalisa

Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Tuesday visited the Hanuman Setu temple here to offer prayers after he was barre...Read More

Madras High Court asks Centre to ban ‘TikTok’ app, says it spoiling the future of youths

Chennai: The Madras High Court has asked the Central government to ban the Chinese video mobile application ‘TikTok’, saying it spoils th...Read More

New York to ban single-use plastic bags

New York to ban single-use plastic bags

New York: New York State lawmakers are close to enacting a sweeping ban on single-use plastic bags from retail sales in an effort to curb...Read More

Mumbai: Central Railway bans sale of syrup-based juices at stations food stalls

Mumbai: Central Railway bans sale of syrup-based juices at stations food stalls

Mumbai: The Central Railway has banned sale of lemon and other syrup-based juices at food stalls under its jurisdiction after a video of ...Read More

Microsoft bans April Fools’ Day pranks at work

San Francisco: Warning employees against corporate pranks ahead of April Fools’ Day, Microsoft issued an internal memo asking workers to ...Read More

Facebook bans white nationalism on its platforms

Facebook bans white nationalism on its platforms

San Francisco: Abandoning a long-standing policy of allowing white supremacy to thrive on its platform, Facebook has banned praise, suppo...Read More

Biopic on PM Narendra Modi is politically motivated, put ban on its release: Congress to Election Commission

Biopic on PM Narendra Modi is politically motivated, put ban on its release: Congress to Election Commission

New Delhi: A Congress delegation on Monday met Election Commission of India to protest against the Vivek Oberoi-starrer PM Modi’s biopic ...Read More

Supreme Court dismisses plea seeking ban on roadshows, bike rallies during polls

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday refused to entertain a plea filed by a former DGP of Uttar Pradesh seeking a direction to the Elec...Read More

After mosque attacks, New Zealand set to ban semi-automatic weapons

After mosque attacks, New Zealand set to ban semi-automatic weapons

Auckland: New Zealand will ban semi-automatic rifles, Attorney-General David Parker said on Saturday and was greeted loudly by a crowd he...Read More

Bhopal: Tobacco products sold within 100 yards of schools in state: Report

Bhopal: Tobacco products sold within 100 yards of schools in state: Report

BHOPAL: A new study has revealed that despite ban, tobacco products are being sold within 100 yards of School premises in Madhya Pradesh....Read More

India reaching out to all UNSC members seeking support to ban Masood Azhar by UN

New Delhi: India is reaching out to China and other 14 member countries of the UN Security Council to designate as a global terrorist Jai...Read More

Lahore court moved for ban on Indian films

Lahore court moved for ban on Indian films

Lahore: The Lahore High Court has been asked to put a complete ban on trade, exhibition and selling of Indian films in Pakistan to recipr...Read More