BJP misled, cheated people after coming to power: Sachin Pilot

Training guns on the BJP, Congress leader Sachin Pilot said today that the party made tall promises at the time of elections but misled and cheated the people after coming to power. Pilot along with other Congress leaders launched ‘Sankalp Rally’ from Udaipur division to garner public support for the upcoming Assembly polls. “The BJP […]

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Norway’s $1tn wealth fund urged to keep oil and gas investments | Business

Government advisers have urged Norway not to ditch oil and gas investments from its $1tn sovereign wealth fund, in a setback for those backing the world’s biggest fossil fuel divestment. Norway’s central bank last year recommended the fund sell the billions it holds in oil stocks to avoid the risk of a permanent drop in […]

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Maharashtra residents can now register incidents of sexual crimes online: Report

In order to provide a prompt service for registering complaints of sexual offences against women and children, the Maharashtra cyber police has launched a web portal http://www.cyberpolice.gov.in which will allow residents to report such incidents online. The move is aimed at combating rising instances of child pornography, videos of sexual assault being shared on the […]

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Ruchi Soya locked at 5% upper circuit as lenders approve Adani Wilmar’s Rs 6,000cr bid

Shares of Ruchi Soya Industries has locked at 5 percent upper circuit on Friday as company’s lenders approved Adani Wilmar bid for the company. There were pending buy orders of 389,359 shares, with no sellers available. Lenders of the company approved the Rs 6,000 crore bid of Adani Wimar to acquire the debt-ridden edible oil […]

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[email protected]: Nifty likely to open lower; 3 stocks which could give 8-10% return

The Nifty50 is likely to open lower on Friday following muted trend seen in other Asian markets. The index closed 11 points higher at 11,582 on Thursday. Trends on SGX Nifty indicate a negative opening for the broader index in India, a gain of 40.5 points or 0.35 percent. Nifty futures were trading around 11,564- […]

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A morning walk down Dalal Street | Tread with caution as momentum could fizzle out

A strong day for Indian markets but traders preferred to book profits at higher levels. But, benchmark indices managed to end at a fresh closing high on Thursday. Nifty hit 11600 for the first time in history. This was the 25th time when Nifty ended at a record closing high in 2018. Traders become cautious […]

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CBI court denies bail to Dera chief Ram Rahim in castration case

Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, serving a 20-year jail term each in two rape cases, was denied bail today by a Panchkula CBI court in another case involving castration of 400 of his followers. Gurmeet Ram Rahim’s bail plea was dismissed three days after he had moved the court for it. In […]

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Yorkshire chippy’s Mandarin menu proves popular with Chinese tourists | UK news

As a meal choice it is on the decline, losing ground to seitan burgers and poké bowls as millennials run scared of the humble spud. But one fish and chip shop near York has hit on a novel way of attracting customers: translating its menu into Mandarin. Scotts Fish and Chips near York now serves […]

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CEO’s of Novartis, WhatsApp meet Telangana Minister

Two eminent corporate honchos- CEO of Whatsapp and Novartis, separately met the Telangana Minister for IT and Industries KT Rama Rao here today. According to an official release, Novartis Chief Executive Officer of Vas Narasimhan met Rao and discussed life sciences ecosystem in the state and the vision of the state government for the sector. […]

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8,000 take exam for 80 posts of accountants in Goa, all fail

Moneycontrol News An exam for 80 posts of accountants in Goa, saw an attendance of 8,000 candidates. But, not a single applicant passed the exam. Times Of India reported that the Goa government had conducted the exam for the posts in January. As many as 8,000 graduates appeared for the exam and needed to secure a minimum […]

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