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Restaurants can continue to levy service charges for the time being, says Delhi HC

Delhi’s high court said on Thursday that restaurants across the country can continue to levy service charges for the time being. The court also observed that restaurants have a legal obligation to pay their employees, but the cost cannot be passed on to customers. Read more

Kerala governor tries to overthrow left-wing government: CPI(M) secretary

A day after Kerala Governor Arif Mohammad Khan suspended the appointment of Priya Varghese, the wife of Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan’s private secretary, KK Ragesh, as an associate professor at Kannur University, alleging nepotism, the ruling Communist Party of India (Marxist) hardened its stance against him and accused him of being “caught” in the hands of the BJP-led center. Read more

thieves loot 35 lakh from bank in Jamshedpur, tell customers they are from CBI

A group of four armed robbers took bank staff and customers hostage at gunpoint and decamped with about 30 lakh from Bank of India’s Mango branch in Jamshedpur on Thursday, officials said. Read more

7.6% drop in passenger traffic in July: DGCA

Airlines carried 9.07 million passengers in July compared to 10.5 million in June, recording a 7.6% drop in passenger traffic, the Directorate General for Civil Aviation (DGAC) said in a report released on Thursday. . Read more

US announces trade talks with Taiwan, island military exercises

The US government on Thursday announced trade talks with Taiwan in a sign of support for island democracy which China claims as its own territory, prompting a warning from Beijing that it will take action if necessary to “safeguard its sovereignty”. Read more

Wipro says no change to salary increase plan, hike from September: report

IT services company Wipro said there had been no changes to the salary increase plan and the rise in employees starting in September. Read more

Raju Srivastava’s condition worsens; he is ‘almost brain dead’, aide informs: ‘Everyone is praying for a miracle’

Comedian Raju Srivastva’s condition appears to have worsened. Raju had been admitted to the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in Delhi on August 10 after suffering a heart attack while training. Read more

Lose weight after 60: healthy diet and exercise tips for seniors

A recent survey showed that around 23% of the elderly in India are overweight while the percentage is higher in western countries. Read more

‘I’ll give Virat Kohli the same advice as Don Bradman, which is ‘Come on, my son…’: India’s message for ex-captain

As Virat Kohli prepares to make his long-awaited return to international cricket, it remains to be seen if he will be able to regain his form. Kohli, once a dominant force in world cricket, has struggled lately, with his final international half-century coming in February against the West Indies. Read more


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