New Guidelines

  • Air India flights won't be delayed even if MPs and VIPs arrive late, says government August 14, 2014

    New Delhi: Air India flights will not to be delayed even if some passengers, including MPs and VIPs, arrive late according to the new guidelines issued on Thursday by the Ministry of Civil Aviation. The government has made it clear that "customer-friendly service with efficiency, enthusiasm and cheer" will be...
  • Tamil Nadu government frames new guidelines for running women hostels June 26, 2014

    Chennai: Taking a strong view of the recent incident of rape of two minor girls, Tamil Nadu government on Thursday announced new guidelines for running hostels to ensure safety and security for girl students, teenage girls and working women across the state. The new guidelines makes it mandatory for hostels...
  • Tihar Jail inmates go on hunger strike over new rule on meeting kin February 13, 2014

    New Delhi: More than 50 inmates of Tihar Jail have gone on a hunger strike against a recent guideline by prison authorities which allows them to meet their relatives only once a week instead of the two times which was the norm before. As per fresh guidelines issued by Tihar Jail...
  • Vatican sets new laws on sex abuse, crimes July 16, 2010

    This was done after a series of scandals within its churches worldwide. The new "norms" will help expedite all the urgent cases on priority. ...
  • New WHO guidelines urge phaseout of major HIV drug November 30, 2009

    Geneva: Countries should phase out the use of Stavudine, the most widespread antiretroviral, because of "long-term, irreversible" side-effects in HIV patients including wasting and a nerve disorder, the World Health Organisation (WHO) said on Monday. In sweeping changes to its guidelines, the WHO also recommended that people with HIV, including pregnant...
  • Cabinet's new IPTV guidelines bring the TV on your PC August 21, 2008

    New Delhi The Cabinet on Thursday approved new rules for governing Internet Protocol Television (IPTV) services. IPTV involves delivery of television and video signals over a broadband network. It is a cable TV delivery platform that uses high-speed Internet connection to reach the customer. The good news is that viewers will...
  • Acquiring a passport is easier now December 26, 2006

    New Delhi: Acquiring a passport has just become easier! With effect from Tuesday, the revised guidelines for issuing passports have taken effect, which means the number of documents required to apply for a passport has gone down and there is now no requirement of police verification in case of re-issuance of...