'Licence regime for OTTs to result in negative consequences'

Bringing over-the-top (OTT) players like WhatsApp and Skype under a licensing regime will result in "negative unforeseen consequences" for technology start-ups and ecosystem, Internet service providers have said.

Camps to be held to issue licences to e-rickshaw drivers

 In a relief to e-rickshaw drivers, Delhi government on Thursday decided to organise special camps for issuing driving licenses to them to operate the battery-operated vehicles in the national capital.

Licence granted to 10 more bars: Kerala govt tells HC

The Kerala government on Monday informed the High Court that it has granted licences to 10 more bars in compliance with the court's directions.

Delhi govt finds discrepancies in Uber application for licence

 Efforts by Uber and three other companies to procure licence to run cab services in the national capital hit another roadblock with Delhi government finding deficiencies in their applications.

571 private security agencies granted licence in Delhi

The Delhi government has granted licences to 571 private security agencies this year while 58 applications were rejected and 321 application are pending due to non-submission of no-objection certificates from the authorities concerned.

No web-based taxi service has licence to operate in AP: Govt

 In the wake of rape of a woman passenger by allegedly by a cabbie contracted by the US-based Uber, Andhra Pradesh government today said no web-based taxi service can operate in the state as it had not given a licence to any such operator.

Ministry drops licence requirement for ammonium nitrate explosives

In a move to help sectors like mining and construction, the central government on Thursday did away with the requirement for obtaining licences for the production of ammonium nitrate fuel oil (ANFO) explosives, used for blasting in mines.

Zinedine Zidane given coaching reprieve until ban appeal resolved
Zinedine Zidane given coaching reprieve until ban appeal resolved

Zinedine Zidane will be able to continue coaching Real Madrid`s B team until his appeal against a three-month ban for not having the correct licence is resolved, a court ruled on Friday.

Real Madrid to appeal Zinedine Zidane suspension over coaching license
Real Madrid to appeal Zinedine Zidane suspension over coaching license

Real Madrid will appeal a three-month suspension slapped on assistant B team coach Zinedine Zidane for not having the correct licence, the club said on Monday.

Revoke licence of repeat offenders of drunken driving, over speeding: Cops

The Delhi Police has written to the Transport Department to revoke licence of those drivers who have been prosecuted for over speeding or drunken driving more than once in the year so far.

Permits of 2500 buses and mini-buses in Delhi cancelled

Delhi government has cancelled the permits of around 2500 buses and mini-buses after their operators` addresses were found to be incorrect.

FDA suspends licences of Goa pharmacies flouting drug norms

In a bid to check misuse of psychotropic substances supplied through various pharmacies, the Goa Food and Drugs Administration (FDA) department has started suspending licences of retailers found violating the laws.

Arms licence to tribals to guard against Maoists

Arms licenses have been
issued to 61 tribal people for self defence against Maoists in
Bihar`s Rohtas district, officials said.

Mining without licence likely to cost Rs 25,000

Mining without licence is likely
to attract a penalty of up to Rs 25,000 per hectare.

Google `applying for China mapping licence`

Google have applied for a licence to operate an online mapping service in the world`s biggest web market.

Court orders early release of licence in drunken driving case

Sympathising with a man who worked as a driver to sustain his family but was deprived of his livelihood after his licence was suspended for six months
for drunken driving, a city court ordered early release of his permit.

Fake pilots: AI de-rosters one more pilot

A second AI pilot has been
found to have got his flying licence by allegedly submitting
forged marks certificates and was grounded, making him the
fifth pilot to be caught for using fraudulent means to procure a license.

DGCA cancels ‘fake’ woman pilot`s licence

The licence of a woman
pilot of no-frills airline IndiGo has been cancelled after she
made a rough landing in Goa last month.

MCD sees red over Delhi govt`s new bar licence granting system

The BJP-ruled MCD is unhappy
over the Delhi government`s new simplified system for granting
liquor licences to city restaurants.

63 airports without licence in country: DGCA

As many as 63 airports in India, including those in Mumbai, Delhi, Kochi and Hyderabad, are being operated without a valid licence, Director General of Civil Aviation has told the Bombay High Court.