Musk opens hardcore litigation department at Tesla to fight lawsuits

Musk opens hardcore litigation department at Tesla to fight lawsuits

San Francisco, May 21 (IANS) Elon Musk on Saturday announced to open a litigation department at Tesla to initiate and execute lawsuits, as the electric car-maker is facing lawsuits over rampant sexually harassment at the workplace.



Gyanvapi row: DU professor arrested for derogatory post

Gyanvapi row: DU professor arrested for derogatory post

New Delhi, May 21 (IANS) Delhi Police has arrested Delhi University professor Ratan Lal for posting derogatory content on social media after the 'discovery' of 'Shivling' inside the Gyanvapi mosque complex in Varanasi during a video survey.

Indian families seem to be trapped in a vicious cycle of rising expenses

Indian families seem to be trapped in a vicious cycle of rising expenses

New Delhi, May 20 (IANS) Indian families seem to be trapped in a vicious cycle of rising expenses even as incomes have either gone down or remained stagnant since the last one year, as per an IANS-CVoter survey.

South remains a challenge for PM Modi: Survey

South remains a challenge for PM Modi: Survey

New Delhi, May 20 (IANS) Despite the best efforts of strategists, both Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his party the BJP don't seem to have captured the imagination of voters in most parts of southern India, according to an IANS-CVoter survey.

Himanta Biswa Sarma, Pinarayi Vijayan among most popular CMs

Himanta Biswa Sarma, Pinarayi Vijayan among most popular CMs

New Delhi, May 20 (IANS) Among those who won the Assembly elections in May 2021, Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma and his Kerala counterpart Pinarayi Vijayan were rated as the most popular CMs, closely followed by Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M.K. Stalin, as per the latest IANS-CVoter survey.

Doctor seeks memorial for youngest organ donor who saved 5 lives

Doctor seeks memorial for youngest organ donor who saved 5 lives

New Delhi, May 20 (IANS) A six-year-old child who donated organs and saved the lives of five persons has become the youngest organ donor in the history of the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) here, senior AIIMS neurosurgeon Dr. Deepak Gupta told IANS, adding there must be some memorial and monument in her name to raise awareness about organ donation.

Indian diplomat calls Bilawal Bhutto's UNSC statement 'Pavlovian response'

Indian diplomat calls Bilawal Bhutto's UNSC statement 'Pavlovian response'

United Nations, May 20 (IANS) An Indian diplomat has described Pakistan Foreign Minister Bilawal Bhutto Zardari's off-topic reference to India at the Security Council as a "Pavlovian response".

Interim order for 'Shivling' protection to continue, suit transferred to district judge: SC

Interim order for 'Shivling' protection to continue, suit transferred to district judge: SC

New Delhi, May 20 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Friday said its interim order of May 17, directing protection of the 'Shivling', which was purportedly discovered during the survey in Varanasi's Gyanvapi mosque, without impeding the right of Muslims to offer namaz there, would continue, pending disposal of application challenging maintainability of the suit by Hindu parties, and thereafter for a period of 8 weeks.

Talk of caretaker govt in Pakistan as military leadership meets technocrats

Talk of caretaker govt in Pakistan as military leadership meets technocrats

Islamabad, May 20 (IANS) Pakistan remained in the grip of speculation that the country's "establishment" had started consultations over the formation of an interim government, ahead of possible early elections, media reports said.

Calcutta HC directs dismissal of Bengal minister's daughter from teaching service

Calcutta HC directs dismissal of Bengal minister's daughter from teaching service

Kolkata, May 20 (IANS) Calcutta High Court's single-judge bench of Justice Avijit Gangopdhaya on Friday ordered the immediate dismissal of Anikta Adhikari, daughter of West Bengal Minister of Education Paresh Chandra Adhikari from her services as a teacher of political science in one of the state-run schools.