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Amazon is considering opening up to 3,000 new cashier-less stores by 2021 to vie for shoppers at convenience stores and quick-service sandwich shops, Bloomberg News reported.

Kohli, Mirabai named for Khel Ratna Sep 20 2018

The Sports Ministry approved the names of Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli and ace weightlifter Saikhom Mirabai Chanu for the country's highest sporting honour – Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award.

PM to inaugurate fertiliser plant, airport in Odisha Sep 20 2018

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is slated to launch a slew of projects including a fertiliser plant at Talcher and inauguration of Jharsuguda Airport in Odisha on Saturday, officials said.

Rahul pulls no punches in attack on Modi Sep 20 2018

In a no-hold-barred attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Congress president Rahul Gandhi Thursday said people are now heard saying that the country's "watchman is a thief .

Indian economy to reach USD 5 trillion size by 2022: PM Sep 20 2018

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said Thursday the size of Indian economy will double to USD 5 trillion by 2022 with manufacturing and agriculture contributing USD 1 trillion each.

Swaraj to meet Pakistani counterpart on UNGA sidelines: MEA Sep 20 2018

A meeting will take place between External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and her Pakistani counterpart Shah Mahmood Qureshi on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly, the Ministry of External Affairs said.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi takes Metro ride to Dwarka event Sep 20 2018

Prime Minister Narendra Modi took a ride in the Airport Express Metro from Dhaula Kuan to Dwarka on way to lay the foundation stone of India International Convention and Expo Centre.

No blanket ban on media reporting in the Muzaffarpur shelter home case: Supreme Court Sep 20 2018

There cannot be a blanket ban on media reporting in the Muzaffarpur shelter home sexual abuse case in which several women inmates were allegedly raped and sexually abused, the Supreme Court observed.

Tripura seeks Rs 1,500 cr central aid to hike government employees salaries Sep 20 2018

Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb has demanded Rs 1,500 crore from the Centre to hike salaries and allowances of 214,661 state government employees and pensioners, an official said.