Prajwal Revanna raped me after threatening to shoot me, Husband: second accused

BENGALURU : According to a complaint lodged with the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) on May 1, MP Prajwal Ravana raped a 44-year-old former panchayat member after threatening to shoot her. This woman’s complaint marks the first time that Prajwal has been accused of sexual assault under Article 376 of the Islamic Penal Code. He and […]

India will help develop a UPI-like payment system in the country: Learn more

The Board of Directors of NPCI has established NPCI International Payments Limited (NIPL) with the approval of RBI. NIPL announced on Thursday that it has partnered with the Bank of Namibia (BoN) to help develop an instant payment system similar to the country’s Unified Payments Interface (UPI). The partnership aims to leverage UPI India’s technology […]

Govt amends FDI policy in space sector to attract offshore investors

With an aim to attract offshore investors in satellite manufacturing and satellite launch vehicles segments, the government has amended the foreign direct investment (FDI) policy in the space sector. The notification comes days ahead of the scheduled visit of Tesla CEO Elon Musk who is expected to meet with various Indian space companies during his […]

Domestic air traffic rises 3.7% to 13.3 million passengers in March: DGCA

The Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) in its latest data has said domestic airlines carried 133.68 lakh passengers in March 2024, an increase of nearly 3.7 per cent on an annual basis. In March 2023, domestic air traffic stood at 128.93 lakh and the count stood at 126.48 lakh in February this year. It […]