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Pakistani Hindus in Delhi wait anxiously for citizenship bill

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.

Stocks in the news: YES Bank, Bharti Airtel, Dish TV, Tata Motors and IDBI Bank

Concor said L & L Partners has been appointed as legal advisor for divestment of the firm

Rewind 2019: IAF pilot Abhinandan most-searched personality; Article 370, Chandrayaan 2, Cricket WC among top trends

'Kabir Singh' and 'Avengers: Endgame' were the were most-googled movies this year.

Article 370, Ayodhya case top India's 'What is?' list on Google 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.

Stocks in the news: YES Bank, JSW Steel, SRF, Bank of Baroda and Hero Moto

Hero MotoCorp will increase prices of its motorcycles by up to Rs 2,000 from January

Stocks in the news: Bharti Airtel, SBI, Maruti Suzuki and Jaypee Infratech

Telecom operators Airtel and Vodafone Idea have removed cap from free outgoing calls

Naxal with ₹1.4 crore bounty may have died: Police

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.

Delhi fire tragedy: Building owner Rehan detained

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.

43 killed as massive blaze sweeps through four-storey building in north Delhi

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.

Delhi fire: For many search for loved ones ends at morgue, others still nursing hope; 14-yr-old among missing

The incident that claimed 43 live and left 16 injured brought back tragic memories of the Uphaar cinema hall blaze in 1997.

Stanza Living raises Rs 40 crore from Alteria Capital

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.

Employability of graduates jumps to nearly 50% in 2019 from 33% in 2014: Survey

As per a report by Wheebox, People Strong and CII, there is an overall positive trend in talent supply.

Stocks in the news: TCS, Bharti Airtel, SBI, Gayatri Projects, Ashok Leyland

Here are a few stocks which may buzz the most in today's trade.

Stocks in the news: YES Bank, Reliance Ind, Bharti Airtel, Gati, M&M and Allcargo Logistics

Antique Stock Broking has maintained buy rating on ICICI Bank with a target price of Rs 575.

Market Movers: What changed for D-Street while you were sleeping

Wall Street's main stock indexes ended slightly lower on Tuesday, though not far from record highs.

Lok Sabha TV covered CAB passage just the way it covered midnight GST launch

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.

Stocks in the news: CSB Bank, Gati, LVB, HDFC AMC, Sequent Scientific and Sical Logistics

Entities belonging to Capri Group have bought 4.9% in Lakshmi Vilas Bank.

HC declines to order linking of FB, Twitter, WhatsApp accounts with Aadhaar, PAN

​​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.

Stocks in the news: YES Bank, Tata Motors, RBL Bank, Biocon and Dish TV

Tata Motors, a Tata Group firm, said it has bagged an order for over 2,300 buses.

US and Chile big winners as Kashmir walnuts lose crunch

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.

National Policy on Statistics set to be unveiled soon

The credibility of India’s official stats is under strain following alleged shelving of unfavourable data.

Stocks in the news: YES Bank, Airtel, Tata Motors, HCL Tech and L&T Finance

Vodafone Idea announced new plans under which call and data charges will be dearer for its pre-paid customers.

Will Yeddyurappa govt survive? Monday results to decide

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.

Stocks in the news: ZEEL, CDSL, SBI, Granules India, Cipla and DHFL

BSE will offload 4 per cent stake in CDSL via an offer for sale (OFS).

INX Media case: Delhi court grants interim bail to ex NITI Aayog CEO Sindhushree Khullar, others

Special Judge Ajay Kumar Kuhar also granted relief to former OSD to finance minister Pradeep Kumar Bagga and former FIPB director Prabodh Saxena.

Data Bill likely to retain exemptions for scribes

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.

Additional 2% export benefits to end Dec 31; Government yet to give roadmap for garments, madeups

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.

Stocks in the news: Indiabulls Housing, Adani Gas, YES Bank and TV18 Broadcast

Bharti Airtel has submitted conditional bids of around Rs 9,500 crore for RCom's telecom assets.

Market Movers: What changed for D-Street while you were sleeping

US stocks closed higher as upbeat jobs report lifted investors' sentiment.

Breaking news: It was a beautiful day

Blue skies and glorious sun in the Land of Gasp should always be played up.

Fake news bigger menace than paid news: Prakash Javadekar

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.

Stocks in the news: YES Bank, BPCL, RCom, L&T, CG Power and Tata Steel

ED has alleged that Bhushan Power & Steel acquired assets worth Rs 27,559 crore during a period.

Want to see accused shot dead or hanged: Unnao victim's father

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.

Stocks in the news: ZEEL, RCom, IndiGo, YES Bank, UPL and Bharti Airtel

Moody's lowered agrochemical company UPL Corporation ratings to stable from positive.

Stocks in the news: CCD, Ashoka Buildcon, YES Bank, CG Power, BPCL, RCom and DHFL

Muthoot Finance said it will acquire IDBI Asset Management for Rs 215 crore.

What, slowdown? Diacolor brings Fabergé timepieces to India; luxe brand to retail in Mumbai, Delhi stores

The uber-luxe market remains more or less static, and is not bogged down by slowdown, says Diacolor’s creative director.

Govt clueless on economy, PM left it to ministers to indulge in 'bluff and bluster': Chidambaram

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.

Tech industry sees two pain points in data protection bill

The PDP Bill proposes voluntary verification of users and sharing of anonymised data by firms with the govt.

India in growth recession; extreme centralisation of power in PMO not good: Raghuram Rajan

The starting point to address this slowdown will be for the Modi govt to acknowledge the problem, he said.

Make real identities must, house panel tells Twitter

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.

Stocks in the news: Vodafone Idea, Bank of India, IOB, DHFL, RCom and NBCC

State-owned NBCC sweetened its bid to acquire bankruptcy-bound Jaypee Infratech.

Priyanka Gandhi meets Unnao victim's family; accuses UP govt of failing to deliver justice

"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.

Stocks in the news: Vodafone Idea, Bharti Airtel, Coffee Day, DHFL and SAIL

RCom, Tata Teleservices and Vadilal Ind will be among companies that will disclose quarterly results today.

Goa DGP Pranab Nanda dies of cardiac arrest in Delhi

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."

Stocks in the news: DHFL, SpiceJet, Vedanta, CCD, ONGC and Vodafone Idea

Nalco reported a consolidated loss of Rs 28.25 crore in the quarter ended September 30.

All 4 accused in Hyderabad rape-murder case killed in encounter: Telangana Police

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.

Stocks in the news: SBI Life, Vadilal Industries, Prestige Estates, Airtel and Vodafone Idea

Tata Steel plans to cut jobs across its European operations as it wrestles with excess supply.

Govt’s fact-checker unit flooded with ‘wrong numbers’

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.

Hoaxes, political posts, conspiracy theories won't come under ambit of Govt's Fact-check Unit

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.

Pak family-run UK company, Formations House, at centre of global investigation

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.

With debt mutual funds and banks defaulting, where should retirees invest?

Many investors, recently, were concerned about the news around DHFL FDs being kept on hold and the PMC Bank crisis.

Stocks in the news: SBI, Max Financial, LVB, Maruti and Indiabulls Real Estate

SBI plans to raise about Rs 8,000 crore by selling a minority stake in the initial share sale of SBI Cards.

House Panel to meet social media company representatives today

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

Maharashtra breakthrough in sight? BJP leader says 'good news' soon

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.

Stocks in the news: IRCTC, YES Bank, Adani Gas, BHEL and UltraTech Cement

UltraTech Cement will sell its entire stake in Bangladesh-based Emirates Cement Bangladesh

Stocks in the news: PCJ, DHFL, Titan, Indiabulls Housing, JSPL and Tata Steel

BlackRock, Nomura and GIC of Singapore have lapped up Bajaj Finance shares in a Rs 8,500 cr QIP.

Congress played politics on Jammu and Kashmir, Ayodhya: Narendra Modi

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.

Onion prices: The nation’s special tear-jerker returns

Shooting onion prices have stung India before. But a new layer is now being peeled.

Facebook News: Boon for some, bane for many

The significant media handshake from Facebook has come after years of shaky relationship between the two..

No solution in sight to Delhi's November smog as government calls it 'emergency'

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.

Rupee opens 7 paise up at 71.67 against US dollar

The local currency on Monday slid 3 paise to close at 71.74 against the greenback.

Leonardo DiCaprio posts about Delhi's #RightToBreathe protest; says 'air pollution the 5th-largest killer in India'

The protest saw over 1,500 people gather at India Gate on November 5.

$650-750 million digital presence opportunity for India’s web pros

The report provides an overview of the current digital transformation underway amongst small & micro businesses and the opportunities it opens up for web professionals.

Stocks in the news: YES Bank, Mindtree, DLF, M&M, Canara Bank and GAIL

Baring PE Asia has emerged as the sole bidder to acquire a controlling stake in CanFin Homes.

YES Bank’s $2 billion fund raising plan fails to lift stock; what’s the worry?

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.

Stocks in the news: YES Bank, Tata Steel, Sun Pharma, DLF and Indiabulls Housing

Moody's Investors Service placed YES Bank’s foreign currency issuer rating of ‘Ba3’ under review.

Complaint registered against Delhi CM for 'spreading fake news' on NRC

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

Prasar Bharati kept out of Devendra Fadnavis' swearing-in

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.

Stocks in the news: YES Bank, Titan, PNB, TechM, HDFC and Motherson Sumi

Rakesh Jhunjhunwala bought 1.30 crore shares or 0.51% stake in private lender YES Bank.

Stocks in the news: YES Bank, SpiceJet, Thomas Cook, HDFC and Indiabulls Realty

Maruti Suzuki India (MSI) remains 'cautiously optimistic' over sales prospect going ahead.

Stocks in the news: Infosys, Maruti, ITC, HCL Tech, MTNL and DHFL

Sebi is probing an unusual build-up of derivative positions in Infosys.

In big push, Delhi & Riyadh set up Strategic Partnership Council

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.

Stocks in the news: YES Bank, DRL, Vodafone Idea, Coal India and IndusInd Bank

TVS Motor and Bajaj Auto have buried a decade-old hatchet concerning engine technology patents.

Haryana: Shah cancels ITBP event, summons Khattar to Delhi

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.

Stocks in the news: ZEEL, IOC, RIL, HDFC Life, Vodafone Idea and JK Tyre

Discussions between RIL and a group of marque financial investors appear to have stalled.

ICICI Securities settles with Sebi case of alleged violation of broker norms

While disposing of the case, Sebi said "the enforcement proceedings for the alleged default...are settled qua the applicant."

Stocks in the news: IndiGo, Airtel, PVR, Bandhan Bank, Thomas Cook and Petronet LNG

PVR has approved the issue price of QIP at Rs 1,719.05 per share.

Stocks in the news: RIL, Infosys, ICICI Bank, Bharti Airtel and Dr Reddy's Labs

MCA has sought information on the whistleblower complaint, made against Infosys management.

Stocks in the news: DHFL, Indiabulls Housing, ZEEL, PVR and Mindtree

South Indian Bank, TVS Motor, PVR, DHFL and ZEEL will announce their Q2 results today.

Stocks in the news: RIL, DHFL, Cipla, Bajaj Consumer, ZEEL and Indiabulls Housing

The USFDA has red-flagged Torrent Pharmaceuticals for significant violations of CGMP.

Chennai techie uses Nasa images to find Vikram lander debris, gets credit from US agency

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.

Stocks in the news: Wipro, Bajaj Consumer, Can Fin Homes, BPCL and Omaxe

SBI Life Insurance Company reported a 48.7% fall in the net profit for the quarter ended September.

Some people cannot accept transparency: PM's dig at Opposition on electoral bonds

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.

NGT directs DPCC to submit report on 5,000 illegal e-waste processing units in Delhi NCR

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.

Use new political map of India: Govt to Channels

“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.

Stocks in the news: SBI, Infosys, Tata Motors, Vodafone Idea, DRL and IDBI Bank

InterGlobe Aviation reported widening of its net loss to Rs 1,062 crore for the September quarter.

Amazon and Walmart face the ire of 70 million Indian shopkeepers

Shopkeepers are mobilising against the e-comm giants, alleging they are engaged in predatory pricing.

Stocks in the news: Infosys, DHFL, L&T, Hero MotoCorp, HCL Tech and Bajaj Auto

Ceat has reported a 30.81 per cent decline in its consolidated net profit at Rs 43.64 crore.

Stocks in the news: Infosys, TCS, YES Bank, Indiabulls Realty and Biocon

ED has questioned Jet Airways founder Naresh Goyal in connection with alleged violations of the foreign exchange law .

Prasar Bharati will not shy away from defending national interest: CEO

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.

OPPO all set for first-ever ColorOS 7 launch in India on November 26

This is the first time the smartphone company has planned a launch event for the OS outside of China.

Stocks in the news: YES Bank, Titan, Minda Industries, DHFL, Aurobindo Pharma

CDSL has frozen shareholding of the promoters of debt-ridden mortgage lender DHFL.

Days after firing 2,400 people, WeWork boss shares photo of $100 pasta dinner

WeWork Chairman Marcelo Claure has left a bad taste in the mouth.

Stocks in the news: YES Bank, Glenmark Pharma, BPCL, PNB and Bosch

Zee promoters want to repay their outstanding debt in the next three months.

Stocks in the news: YES Bank, LVB, CG Power, Religare Enterprises and DLF

Independent director Supriya Prakash Sen has resigned from LVB board.

Stocks in the news: YES Bank, HDIL, Manpasand Beverages, Adani Green and NMDC

The company has filed a police complaint regarding hostile takeover.

BJP 'contract killer' of democracy, governor acted as Amit Shah's 'hitman': Congress

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.

Stocks in the news: YES Bank, Adani Gas, HUL, ZEEL, Wipro and Indiabulls Housing

VTB Group says it has enforced certain securities rights granted to the lenders to the promoters of Zee.

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