The Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, which seeks to give Indian nationality to non-Muslim refugees from Pakistan, Bangladesh and Afghanistan who came to India before December 31, 2014, was passed in the Lok Sabha on Monday and is awaiting clearance from the Rajya Sabha.
Concor said L & L Partners has been appointed as legal advisor for divestment of the firm
'Kabir Singh' and 'Avengers: Endgame' were the were most-googled movies this year.
According to Google 2019 Year in Search report, netizens in India searched for a variety of topics, seeking information on Article 370, exit poll, black hole and 'Howdy Modi' event.
Hero MotoCorp will increase prices of its motorcycles by up to Rs 2,000 from January
Telecom operators Airtel and Vodafone Idea have removed cap from free outgoing calls
A well-attended cremation of a “senior leader” in the CPI (Maoist) stronghold of Bijapur in south Bastar has led the Chhattisgarh police and central agencies to suspect that the dead leader is none other than the “most-wanted” CPI (Maoist) central committee member and secretary of Dandkarenya Special Zonal Committee, Ravula Srinivas alias Ramanna.
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi in a tweet in Hindi said saddened at the news that a massive fire in the Anaj Mandi area of Delhi has claimed many lives and left several people injured.
A call about the fire was received at 5:22 AM following which 30 fire tenders were rushed to the spot. Many people trapped inside were rescued and rushed to RML Hospital and Hindu Rao Hospital, they said. Several of them are feared dead, the official said.
The incident that claimed 43 live and left 16 injured brought back tragic memories of the Uphaar cinema hall blaze in 1997.
Founded in 2017, Stanza Living has so far raised $70 million from investors like Falcon Edge Capital, Sequoia Capital, Accel, Matrix Partners and Alteria Capital.
As per a report by Wheebox, People Strong and CII, there is an overall positive trend in talent supply.
Here are a few stocks which may buzz the most in today's trade.
Antique Stock Broking has maintained buy rating on ICICI Bank with a target price of Rs 575.
Wall Street's main stock indexes ended slightly lower on Tuesday, though not far from record highs.
The preparation for the event was similar to the one that was put in place by the channel on the night of June 30, 2017 when the GST was announced in a special midnight session of the parliament attended by PM Narendra Modi, senior officials in the channel told ET.
Entities belonging to Capri Group have bought 4.9% in Lakshmi Vilas Bank.
A bench of Chief Justice D N Patel and Justice C Hari Shankar said linking of accounts with social media platforms like Twitter, Facebook and WhatsApp, with Aadhaar, PAN or any other identity document requires framing of policies or amendment in existing laws by the central government and this exercise cannot be done by the court.
Tata Motors, a Tata Group firm, said it has bagged an order for over 2,300 buses.
Traders said imports would rise because domestic supply of walnuts has fallen by a third, while demand is strong. In the case of apples, a clear picture on the extent of supply disruption from Kashmir would emerge next month, they said. Over 90% of the country’s walnut production comes from Kashmir. Imports typically surge in June-July, ahead of the festive season.
The credibility of India’s official stats is under strain following alleged shelving of unfavourable data.
Vodafone Idea announced new plans under which call and data charges will be dearer for its pre-paid customers.
BJP needs to win at least six seats to retain its majority in the house as the party has currently 105 MLAs including an independent MLA in the Assembly. The Congress is also eyeing the outcome as it leaders are indicating a tie up with the JD-S again.
BSE will offload 4 per cent stake in CDSL via an offer for sale (OFS).
Special Judge Ajay Kumar Kuhar also granted relief to former OSD to finance minister Pradeep Kumar Bagga and former FIPB director Prabodh Saxena.
Journalists will have to comply with the code of ethics put down by the Press Council of India or “any media self-regulatory organisation,” the draft of the Bill had said, and top officials in the government said this would be retained in the final Bill as well. Exemption to journalists from major parts of the draft had come up during deliberations.
The additional 2% benefits under MEIS were announced in August to help exporters who had claimed that delayed Goods and Services Tax (GST) refunds were hurting business. With the additional benefits gone, the original incentive of 2%, 3% and 5% would remain till the time RoDTEP comes in place.
Bharti Airtel has submitted conditional bids of around Rs 9,500 crore for RCom's telecom assets.
US stocks closed higher as upbeat jobs report lifted investors' sentiment.
Blue skies and glorious sun in the Land of Gasp should always be played up.
Speaking at an event organised by the Press Council of India to observe National Press Day and confer National Awards for Excellence in Journalism, the union minister for information and broadcasting also touched upon the issue of "lynching" and how only "one kind of lynching" was being talked about.
ED has alleged that Bhushan Power & Steel acquired assets worth Rs 27,559 crore during a period.
The family members expressed deep sorrow that they could not save their daughter's life even though she wanted to live and see to it that the offenders get justice. The family is also not aware about when and where the cremation has to take place.
Moody's lowered agrochemical company UPL Corporation ratings to stable from positive.
Muthoot Finance said it will acquire IDBI Asset Management for Rs 215 crore.
The uber-luxe market remains more or less static, and is not bogged down by slowdown, says Diacolor’s creative director.
The former Union finance minister, who spent 106 days in jail and was released on bail on Wednesday, said the BJP government believed problems faced by the economy were cyclical even after seven months of this financial year.
The PDP Bill proposes voluntary verification of users and sharing of anonymised data by firms with the govt.
The starting point to address this slowdown will be for the Modi govt to acknowledge the problem, he said.
According to those present in the meeting, the company was specifically asked to consider making the entry of only persons over the age of 15 on twitter and also take reports of abuse on the platform very seriously. Twitter told panel about the measures the company has taken to empower people, & women particularly with tools like mute, block and report.
State-owned NBCC sweetened its bid to acquire bankruptcy-bound Jaypee Infratech.
"They (the BJP government) are saying that there is no place for criminals in UP. But the way in which anarchy has spread and crime against women is taking place in the state, I wonder if in the Uttar Pradesh made by them there is any place for women," Priyanka Gandhi Vadra said while talking to reporters after meeting the deceased woman's family members at their house here.
RCom, Tata Teleservices and Vadilal Ind will be among companies that will disclose quarterly results today.
Goa's Director General of Police Pranab Nanda has died due to cardiac arrest, a senior police official said on Saturday. Confirming Nanda's demise, Inspector General of Police Jaspal Singh said, "We were informed by his family that Nanda is no more. He died due to cardiac arrest. It's shocking."
Nalco reported a consolidated loss of Rs 28.25 crore in the quarter ended September 30.
The incident took place around 6.30 am when the accused, lorry workers aged between 20 and 24, were taken to the scene of the crime near Hyderabad for a reconstruction of events as part of the investigation, a senior police official said.
Tata Steel plans to cut jobs across its European operations as it wrestles with excess supply.
The Press Information Bureau had on Thursday urged people to email snapshots of any “dubious material” they came across on any platform, including social media that can be fact-checked. The team formed basically to refute “fake news on government schemes and announcements” has put in place a mechanism using 12 free software tools such as InVid and others, to send out instant posts on social media, to counter them.
The team to check facts has been formed basically to refute “fake news on government schemes and announcements” has put in place a mechanism using 12 free software tools such as InVid and others, to send out instant posts on social media, to counter them. “The unit will not look at political conspiracy theories and pseudoscientific claims,” the official clarified.
Founded by Pakistani-origin businessman Nadeem Khan, Formations House emerged as a known destination for companies wishing to set up offshore entities and financial institutions. While Khan died in 2015, weeks before he was to stand atrial for money laundering in London, the company is being run by his daughter, Charlotte Pawar.
Many investors, recently, were concerned about the news around DHFL FDs being kept on hold and the PMC Bank crisis.
SBI plans to raise about Rs 8,000 crore by selling a minority stake in the initial share sale of SBI Cards.
The Parliamentary Standing Committee for Women Empowerment will hold discussions with executives of Facebook, WhatsApp, Instagram and Twitter on how to tackle bullying, stalking, abuse and harassment of women on social media
BJP and Sena are locked in a bitter tussle over sharing of the post of CM and ministerial portfolios in new government, even 12 days after the assembly poll verdict handed them enough seats to cobble up a coalition government. The ruling BJP and the Sena had won 161 seats together in the 288-member House, much above the halfway mark of 145.
UltraTech Cement will sell its entire stake in Bangladesh-based Emirates Cement Bangladesh
BlackRock, Nomura and GIC of Singapore have lapped up Bajaj Finance shares in a Rs 8,500 cr QIP.
Modi claimed that the Raghubar Das government in Jharkhand has created a favourable environment for investments over the last five years. He also credited it with decrease in Leftwing extremism.
Shooting onion prices have stung India before. But a new layer is now being peeled.
The significant media handshake from Facebook has come after years of shaky relationship between the two..
Experts monitoring the Delhi air crisis told that while the Graded Response Action Plan is a good start for “emergency” action, a “massive” and sustained series of action are required to address the scale of the problem.
The local currency on Monday slid 3 paise to close at 71.74 against the greenback.
The protest saw over 1,500 people gather at India Gate on November 5.
The report provides an overview of the current digital transformation underway amongst small & micro businesses and the opportunities it opens up for web professionals.
Baring PE Asia has emerged as the sole bidder to acquire a controlling stake in CanFin Homes.
YES Bank last week said Canadian billionaire Erwin Singh Braich is likely to be a prime investor and buy more than half of the total equity dilution, or $1.2 billion.
Moody's Investors Service placed YES Bank’s foreign currency issuer rating of ‘Ba3’ under review.
A complaint has been registered against Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal for 'spreading fake news', on the consequences of implementing NRC. Complaint registered against Delhi CM for 'spreading fake news' on NRC
A former official on condition of anonymity said that the coverage by Doordarshan would have also involved following protocol, and subsequent mobilising of government's communication machinery, including distribution of photographs to press units, intimation to other channels about free-to-air feed and ensuring flash points in all DD channels.
Rakesh Jhunjhunwala bought 1.30 crore shares or 0.51% stake in private lender YES Bank.
Maruti Suzuki India (MSI) remains 'cautiously optimistic' over sales prospect going ahead.
Sebi is probing an unusual build-up of derivative positions in Infosys.
The two sides signed a record number of 12 agreements across sectors including medicine and diplomatic academies. Riyadh has emerged as a key partner for India with Saudi Arabia under Crown Prince Salman opening new doors of opportunities.
TVS Motor and Bajaj Auto have buried a decade-old hatchet concerning engine technology patents.
In view of the close race in Haryana, BJP President and Home Minister, Amit Shah has called current Haryana Chief Minister, Manohar Lal Khattar to Delhi to strategise and win in the northern state.
Discussions between RIL and a group of marque financial investors appear to have stalled.
While disposing of the case, Sebi said "the enforcement proceedings for the alleged default...are settled qua the applicant."
PVR has approved the issue price of QIP at Rs 1,719.05 per share.
MCA has sought information on the whistleblower complaint, made against Infosys management.
South Indian Bank, TVS Motor, PVR, DHFL and ZEEL will announce their Q2 results today.
The USFDA has red-flagged Torrent Pharmaceuticals for significant violations of CGMP.
A Chennai techie, Shanmuga Subramanian, used lunar images from Nasa's Moon's Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter captured on different dates and studied them for weeks to locate the debris of the lander. He wrote to Nasa informing about his findings. In a tweet later, Nasa confirmed the news and released images of impact site on moon surface.
SBI Life Insurance Company reported a 48.7% fall in the net profit for the quarter ended September.
In an apparent swipe at the Congress, Modi also said the "sensitive and emotional" Ayodhya issue could have been solved much earlier, but due to "vote bank" politics of some parties it got dragged for so long.
The tribunal directed that a copy of this order be sent to the DPCC, District Magistrates East and North East Delhi, Uttar Pradesh state pollution control board and the District Magistrate, Ghaziabad by email.
“With the creation of two Union territories of J&K and Ladakh on October 31, 2019, the new political map has been released. It has been prepared by the Survey of India, department of science and technology. All TV channels are requested to use only this map,” the I&B ministry order said.
InterGlobe Aviation reported widening of its net loss to Rs 1,062 crore for the September quarter.
Shopkeepers are mobilising against the e-comm giants, alleging they are engaged in predatory pricing.
Ceat has reported a 30.81 per cent decline in its consolidated net profit at Rs 43.64 crore.
ED has questioned Jet Airways founder Naresh Goyal in connection with alleged violations of the foreign exchange law .
Prasar Bharti created a sensation on Twitter a few days ago when it was criticised for violating the principle of neutrality in reporting. However, its CEO Shashi S Vempati said that the media company takes “a strong stand in national interest.” Recently it warned the Guardian against “provoking communal hatred in India” before the Ayodhya verdict.
This is the first time the smartphone company has planned a launch event for the OS outside of China.
CDSL has frozen shareholding of the promoters of debt-ridden mortgage lender DHFL.
WeWork Chairman Marcelo Claure has left a bad taste in the mouth.
Zee promoters want to repay their outstanding debt in the next three months.
Independent director Supriya Prakash Sen has resigned from LVB board.
The company has filed a police complaint regarding hostile takeover.
The month-long political impasse in Maharashtra ended dramatically on Saturday with the BJP's Fadnavis returning as the chief minister, backed by the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP). NCP's Ajit Pawar was sworn-in as the deputy chief minister.
VTB Group says it has enforced certain securities rights granted to the lenders to the promoters of Zee.
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