View: RBI’s new rules on maintaining credit or debit card details may lead to tokenisation

The advent of digital payments held the prospect of limitless convenience and incomparable value. In less than a decade, under the aegis and encouragement of the government, payment terminals, online checkout, QR (quick response) codes and P2P (peer-to-peer) mobile payments became ubiquitous in urban and semi-urban India. At the same time, to establish that cashless … Read more View: RBI’s new rules on maintaining credit or debit card details may lead to tokenisation

229 Students, 4 Staffers Test Positive for Covid-19 in Maharashtra’s Washim, School Now Containment Zone

At least 229 students and 4 teachers living in a hostel of a school in Washim district of Mahrashtra have been found positive for the coronavirus. The school had on January 27 announced that it will re-open, following which students from various district returned to the hostel by February 14. In view of the rise … Read more 229 Students, 4 Staffers Test Positive for Covid-19 in Maharashtra’s Washim, School Now Containment Zone

Alia Bhatt schools paparazzi for not wearing masks at Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s birthday bash | Hindi Movie News – Bollywood – Times of India

Ever since a teaser of actress Alia Bhatt’s film ‘Gangubai Kathiawadi’ dropped online, the actress has been receiving a lot of love from her colleagues in the industry and fans alike. Her admirers are bubbling with excitement to catch the actress in a never before seen don lady avatar on July 30. The teaser of … Read more Alia Bhatt schools paparazzi for not wearing masks at Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s birthday bash | Hindi Movie News – Bollywood – Times of India

Amid spike in COVID-19 cases, this state to restrict indoor gatherings to 100, outdoor to 200 from March 1

Ludhiana: Amid the rising number of COVID-19 cases in the state, the Punjab government has decided to put a cap on indoor gatherings to 100 and outdoor to 200 from March 1. A tweet from Punjab Chief Minister’s Office said, “Amid growing concern over rising #COVID trend, CM @capt_amarinder Singh ordered restriction on indoor gathering to … Read more Amid spike in COVID-19 cases, this state to restrict indoor gatherings to 100, outdoor to 200 from March 1

27 districts report fewer than 10 cases each in Tamil Nadu

463 test positive in T.N.; Dharmapuri, Perambalur, Tirupathur and Villupuram record single case each Kallakurichi reported no fresh case of COVID-19 and 27 districts recorded fewer than 10 cases each, even as 463 persons tested positive for the infection in Tamil Nadu on Wednesday. Of the fresh cases, Chennai reported 169, followed by 46 in … Read more 27 districts report fewer than 10 cases each in Tamil Nadu

Maharashtra reports alarming surge of 8,807 COVID-19 cases

Nagpur restaurants to be shut on weekends; no weekly market in Jalna till March 31 In its highest single-day jump in more than three months, Maharashtra reported a spike of 8,807 new COVID-19 cases on Wednesday as the State’s active case tally reached 59,358. As many as 80 deaths — of whom only 27 occurred … Read more Maharashtra reports alarming surge of 8,807 COVID-19 cases

Surge in COVID-19 cases: Now, night curfew to be imposed in THIS Maharashtra district

Mumbai: Amid the rising COVID-19 cases in the state, a night curfew will be imposed in Maharashtra’s Solapur district from Thursday (February 25, 2021). The night curfew will be imposed from February 25 till March 7. The step has been taken to check the surge in the coronavirus cases in the district. Maharashtra reported over 8,000 fresh … Read more Surge in COVID-19 cases: Now, night curfew to be imposed in THIS Maharashtra district

Data | COVID-19 cases in Maharashtra and Punjab increase sharply

The average number of tests conducted in February reduced compared to January in both States After peaking in mid-September 2020, the number of COVID-19 cases in India has been consistently declining. However, in the past week, some States have reversed this trend. In Maharashtra and Punjab, new cases have surged. Alarmingly, cases increased in February … Read more Data | COVID-19 cases in Maharashtra and Punjab increase sharply

Nanga Hittu, a newly-opened restaurant in Coimbatore serves the traditional cuisine of the Badagas, a native tribe of the Nilgiris

A first-of-its kind Badaga restaurant in Coimbatore is attempting to revive the traditional cuisine of the Nilgiris’ original inhabitants My taste buds are on fire. I am biting into ragi Hittu (or ragi flour balls), made of finger millets dipped in sandege — a fiery chutney-like gravy made using roasted garlic and pepper — at … Read more Nanga Hittu, a newly-opened restaurant in Coimbatore serves the traditional cuisine of the Badagas, a native tribe of the Nilgiris

Coronavirus | Working hours of courts curtailed in 5 Maharashtra districts

The judicial working hours in Amravati, Yavatmal, Buldhana, Akola and Washim districts will be restricted to five hours a day — from 10.30 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 1.30 p.m. to 4 p.m. Mumbai In the wake of curbs imposed by the Maharashtra government in Amravati, Yavatmal and some other places due to spike in … Read more Coronavirus | Working hours of courts curtailed in 5 Maharashtra districts