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26 Feb 2024, 13:17

Traffic likely to be hit at Delhi-Noida border in view of farmers' proposed tractor march

Traffic likely to be hit at Delhi-Noida border in view of farmers' proposed tractor march

Traffic likely to be hit at Delhi-Noida border in view of farmers' proposed tractor march

New Delhi, Traffic is likely to be affected at the Delhi-Noida border on Monday in view of a proposed tractor march of farmers to the national c...

India's poverty level has fallen below 5%: NITI Aayog CEO
26 Feb 2024, 09:26

India's poverty level has fallen below 5%: NITI Aayog CEO

The latest household consumer expenditure survey indicates that India's poverty level has fallen below 5 per cent and people are becoming more prosperous both in the rural and urban areas, NITI Aayog CEO B.V.R. Subrahmanyam said on Sunday. The per capita monthly household expenditure more than doubled in 2022-23 as compared to 2011-12 reflecting the rising level of prosperity in the country, according to data released by the National Sample Survey Office (NSSO) late on Saturday.

As many as 275 cases of rape in custody registered from 2017-22: NCRB
25 Feb 2024, 12:05

As many as 275 cases of rape in custody registered from 2017-22: NCRB

More than 270 cases of rape in custody were registered from 2017 till 2022, according to NCRB data, with women rights activists attributing such instances to lack of sensitisation and accountability within law enforcement systems. The offenders include police personnel, public servants, members of the armed forces and staff of jails, remand homes, places of custody and hospitals, according to the data of the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB).