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Uber sacks 3,000 more employees, to shut 45 offices globally

Uber sacks 3,000 more employees, to shut 45 offices globally

🕔14:12, 19.May 2020

San Francisco, May 19 Ride-hailing app Uber has announced to lay off nearly 3,000 more employees in the second round, along with closing or consolidating some 45 offices globally. Last week, Uber fired nearly 3,700 employees via multiple Zoom calls. With

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Modi launches Twitter campaign on CAA; BJP tweets support

Modi launches Twitter campaign on CAA; BJP tweets support

🕔14:36, 30.Dec 2019

New Delhi, Dec 30  In order to garner people’s support on the Citizenship (Amendment) Act, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday launched a Twitter campaign. He wrote on @narendramodi_in: “#IndiaSupportsCAA because CAA is about giving citizenship to persecuted refugees &

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CAA a legacy issue, we’ll challenge the challengers: PM

CAA a legacy issue, we’ll challenge the challengers: PM

🕔06:30, 26.Dec 2019

Lucknow, Dec 26  Condemning violence over the new citizenship law, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said the problem over the Citizenship Amendment Act was one of “legacy issues”, asserting that “we will challenge the challengers”. More than a dozen

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Ten takeaways from Narendra Modi’s speech

Ten takeaways from Narendra Modi’s speech

🕔21:37, 22.Dec 2019

New Delhi, Dec 22  Amid the countrywide protests against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA), Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday addressed a huge gathering at the Ramlila Maidan here, flaying the opposition parties for their alleged hypocrisy in opposing the

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Centre releases five clauses to acquire Indian citizenship

Centre releases five clauses to acquire Indian citizenship

🕔06:42, 21.Dec 2019

New Delhi, Dec 21 Amid the raging protests across the country, including scores of violent incidents, against the Citizenship Amendment Act, the Union Home Ministry on Friday released the five clauses under the Citizenship Act to acquire Indian citizenship. According to

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Delhi Metro operations resume, 3 stations closed

Delhi Metro operations resume, 3 stations closed

🕔13:03, 20.Dec 2019

New Delhi, Dec 20  The Delhi Metro opened all stations on Friday, but in a latest update has said that three stations, including Jamia Milia Islamia will continue to stay closed. The DMRC tweeted: “Entry & exit gates of Jamia

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CAB gets President’s nod, becomes law

CAB gets President’s nod, becomes law

🕔12:12, 13.Dec 2019

New Delhi, Dec 13 In a late Thursday night order, President Ram Nath Kovind gave his assent to the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019, letting it become an Act allowing Indian citizenship to six non-Muslim minority migrants facing religious persecution in Pakistan,

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CAB has no connection to minorities in Assam: Home Ministry

CAB has no connection to minorities in Assam: Home Ministry

🕔12:09, 13.Dec 2019

New Delhi, Dec 13  The Centre on Thursday issued a statement in a bid to make the provisions of Citizenship Amendment Bill clearer for the people of North-East. The Bill has passed the legislative test in Parliament. The Home Minister

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Rajya Sabha passes Citizenship Bill, Sena abstains

Rajya Sabha passes Citizenship Bill, Sena abstains

🕔05:25, 12.Dec 2019

New Delhi, Dec 12  The Rajya Sabha passed the Citizenship Amendment Bill 2019 (CAB) on Wednesday with 125 members voting for and 105 against the Bill. Earlier the demand for referring the Bill to the Select Committee was negated. The

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India slams USCIRF comments on CAB as ‘unwarranted’

India slams USCIRF comments on CAB as ‘unwarranted’

🕔15:44, 10.Dec 2019

New Delhi/Washington, Dec 10  India on Tuesday termed the comments made by the US Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) on the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill (CAB) as “neither accurate nor warranted”. Ministry of External Affairs spokesperson Raveesh Kumar, in a

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Uber launches ‘Vouchers’ for businesses in India

Uber launches ‘Vouchers’ for businesses in India

🕔20:03, 10.Apr 2019

New Delhi, April 10 Global ride-sharing major Uber on Wednesday launched “Uber Vouchers” for businesses globally including in India. Developed on the “Uber for Business (U4B)” platform, the “Vouchers” are now being made available in most countries where Uber operates, the

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