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Jun 19, 2019, 06.20 AM IST
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‘Sulking’ Eknath Khadse hits out at Maha Govt for berths to defectors

The BJP leader took aim at former Congress leader Radhakrishna Vikhe Patil and former NCP leader Jaydutta Kshirsagar who joined the BJP and Shiv Sena, respectively.

Four truths about white collar jobs

Post-graduates and graduates working as delivery staff for online merchants number close to 25,000.

Stocks in the news: Eros, J&K Bank, Reliance Power, Jet Airways, BoB and Den Networks

M&M said it will shut production across plants for up to 13 days in the ongoing quarter.

Auditors being ‘irrational’ for doubting Reliance infrastructure’s business: Punit Garg

BSR & Co & Pathak HD doubted co’s ability to continue as a going concern after its Rs 3,301-cr loss in Q4.

#MeToo: Police files closure report after 8 months, says not enough evidence against Nana Patekar; Tanushree to challenge order

Tanushree Dutta had accused the veteran actor of harassing her on sets of 2009 film 'Horn 'OK' Pleassss'.

Weather forecasting in times of extreme weather events

As extreme weather events become more common, demand for better forecasting is disrupting the entire space.

Kerala to US, cartooning is in the crosshairs

even in the age of social media memes, this centuries-old art form has lost none of its power to provoke and to shape opinion.

Look who is smiling in India’s fund mart amid a crippling credit crisis

Assets held by overnight funds totaled 137 billion rupees at the end of May.

Uddhav Thackeray to take call on son Aaditya's poll plunge, says Sanjay Raut

The 28-year-old Thackeray scion is playing an active role in the Sena's preparations for the assembly polls to ensure the party.

Lok Sabha Elections news: Mukesh Ambani and family cast their votes in Mumbai

Mumbai: Reliance Industries Chairman Mukesh Ambani and his family cast their votes at a polling booth at Villa Theresa High School on Peddar Road in Mumbai. Mukesh Ambani has raised eyebrows by backing the opposition Congress candidate in his Mumbai constituency, although the BJP is not standing in that seat. Ambani has regularly spoken in support of Modi's BJP government and the Reliance Industries tycoon's son, Anant Ambani, attended a recent Modi rally.Lok Sabha Elections news: Mukesh Ambani and family cast their votes in Mumbai

Stocks in the news: Sun Pharma, JB Chemicals, SpiceJet, PNB, YES Bank and Manpasand Beverages

Edelweiss has maintained buy rating on IGL with a target price of Rs 365.

Anushka Sharma clean bowled by husband Kohli's on-field support for Steve Smith

The Australian player has been facing flak after serving a 1-year suspension for the ball-tampering scandal.

Dubai bus crash: 11 Indian victims' bodies flown home, one cremated in UAE

The repatriation of 11 Indians was complete when the last three bodies were flown to Mumbai on an Air India flight.

Lower crude prices good for OMCs as well as Indian consumers: MK Surana, HPCL

It is more a demand side worry than a supply side worry, which is driving crude prices down, says Surana.

Stocks in the news: Hindalco, TGBL, IndiGo, Bajaj Finance and Tata Chemicals

Credit Suisse has initiated coverage on PI Industries with an outperform rating.

This uninvited guest can crash midcap party on Dalal Street

As the euphoria from the election victory fades, the focus is shifting back to reality.

Election news: Shah Rukh Khan along with wife Gauri casts his vote in Mumbai

Bollywood superstar 'King Khan' Shah Rukh Khan cast his vote from Mumbai North Central constituency accompanied by his wife Gauri Khan and his youngest son AbRam.Election news: Shah Rukh Khan along with wife Gauri casts his vote in Mumbai

Election News LS 2019: Sachin Tendulkar casts his vote in Mumbai with family

Mumbai: Sachin Tendulkar, his wife Anjali Tendulkar, daughter Sara Tendulkar, and son Arjun Tendulkar after casting their vote at polling center number 203 in Bandra. Sara Tendulkar and Arjun Tendulkar are first time voters. Election News LS 2019: Sachin Tendulkar casts his vote in Mumbai with family

Paris-Mumbai flight makes emergency landing in Iran before flying to Dubai

The Airbus A340 flown by the low-cost carrier Joon was heading from Paris to Mumbai when it landed in the central Iran city of Isfahan.

Bonds rally as RBI signals more rate cuts

RBI cut its key rate and left door open for more policy easing to shore up a sagging economy.

Prasar Bharati adds 17 new OB vans to its fleet

The new vans were delivered by Noida-based Planetcast Media Services, a global leader in digital broadcast technologies, as part of their service agreement with Prasar Bharati.

Raising a stink about wastefulness

Is Delhi’s Ghazipur landfill at 63 metres height as tall as the Taj Mahal?

Shabana Azmi slams 'fake news brigade' for spreading rumours that she'll leave India if Modi becomes PM again

​The veteran actress said that her father taught her to never treat her opponents like enemies.​

ET NOW tops viewership charts on day of election results

Demonstrating credibility, speed, insightful analysis and objectivity, ET NOW with its BATTLE 2019 on counting day offered its viewers the fastest updates and in-depth analysis.

Stocks in the news: Nestle India, Vodafone Idea, DHFL, Polycab India and Endurance Technologies

ICICIdirect has downgraded PVR to hold and has a target price of ₹1,910 on it.

Corporate earnings should be in high teens in 12 months: Ridham Desai

From a macro perspective, India probably offers a better cushion, says Morgan Stanley India MD.

These two fund houses alone had 56% exposure to industry's DHFL debt

Mutual funds collectively had an exposure Rs. 5,236.53 crore to DHFL debt, as on April 30.

Pharma may see a price war in good news for diabetics

Glenmark launches a drug at almost half the price of those offered by rivals.

Stocks in the news: SBI, RIL, L&T, HCL Tech, Jet Airways, Mindtree and Tata Motors

L&T said it won’t raise its offer price to acquire control of Mindtree.

NRIs interest in under-construction properties revives post RERA:

A stronger dollar has renewed NRI interest in India's property markets, the report said, adding that the leads and visits on Housing and have improved by 30-40 per cent from last year.

How Facebook fights fake news in the world's largest election

Fact checking firms are at the heart of Facebook's efforts to rebuild its credibility during India's elections.

Ads may now get more bang for buck in news channels

Data suggests that news currently gives equal or better reach for ads than IPL, at much lower costs.

Rescuers to search for eight climbers missing in Himalayas

The officials said that they had been told that those missing include climbers from Britain, the United States, Australia and India.

Fuel stopped, plane seized: It's raining bad news for Jet Airways

Cash-drought has forced the airline to default on several payment obligations such as to the banks, aircraft lessors and other vendors besides non-payment of March salaries to its 16,000 employees.

Gold trades near 3-month peak as bets on US rate cut grow

"Headlines have come up saying U.S.-China trade dispute can be negotiated over talks which is pushing gold down," said Afshin Nabavi, senior vice president at MKS SA.

Bank downgrades came too late; things are improving now: Sudip Bandyopadhyay

I will go for safe bets like Siemens and Larsen & Toubro in infra and capital goods space.

Stocks in the news: TCS, Infosys, Jet Airways, GVK Infra and IDBI Bank

Department of Telecom has given approval for the merger of Tata Teleservices (TTSL) with Bharti Airtel.

Chinese automobile companies step on the gas to invest in India

After SAIC’s Rs 5,000-crore commitment to India, Great Wall Motors set to pump in over $1 billion.

Stocks in the news: Lupin, Indiabulls Housing, Hotel Leelaventure, UltraTech Cement and Tata Power

TataPower has signed an agreement to sell its 32-mw operating wind assets.

Daddy duties: Arjun Rampal expecting child with girlfriend Gabriella Demetriades; shares news on Instagram

Demetriades is a South African model and actress.

Stocks in the news: Essel Propack, PCJ, Reliance Capital, ACC, SpiceJet and Wipro

TGBL), ACC, ICICI Securities and Indiabulls Real Estate will report earnings today.

Modi win kick-starts bond sales as cost drops to year low

JSW Steel Ltd., the nation’s second-biggest producer, plans to raise 70 billion rupees via bonds.

Leaked data were already public: Chtrbox

Accounts said to have been leaked are in the early thousands, not in millions, says company.

Modi surprises markets by naming Sitharaman as finance minister

Sitharaman, 59, will become the senior most woman minister in Modi's cabinet.

Stocks in the news: ZEEL, Godrej Properties, Cipla, CIL and Adani Enterprises

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

ED seeks arrest of former Airbus India chief Kiran Rao

The ED has accused seven people, including Rao, of money laundering in a Rs 8,000-crore deal to supply 43 aircraft to erstwhile Indian Airlines in 2005.

Instagram influencers' data leaked; experts trace it back to this Indian firm

The database was said to have more than 49 million records in it before being taken offline.

DHFL downgrade leaves banks, MFs unsettled; turns NBFCs untouchable

The DHFL scrip has lost one-fifth of its market value on stock exchanges in past three days.

Stocks in the news: Tata Motors, NBCC, Vedanta, MT Educare and Bank of Baroda

S&P said it had downgraded its credit rating on JLR, and its owner Tata Motors.

No private user details leaked: Instagram

An Instagram spokesperson said the database of Chtrbox had publicly available information from many sources, one of which was Instagram.

Stocks in the news: HDFC Bank, M&M, Omaxe, TCS, Panacea Biotec and Hotel Leelaventure

Omaxe promoter entity Guild Builders has been restricted from further pledging of its shares.

Pakistan seeks UN probe into disclosure of Saeed's info to Indian news agency

This is one of the rare occasions when a country has written to the United Nations seeking a probe into publishing of happenings at the world body.

Stocks in the news: NIIT Tech, Wockhardt, Lakshmi Vilas Bank, GVK Infra, Vodafone Idea

Macquarie has initiated coverage on Jyothy Laboratories with Outperform rating.

Congress seeks Piyush Goyal's resignation over Mumbai bridge collapse

Five people were killed and 29 injured after a major portion of a foot overbridge near a train station in south Mumbai collapsed Thursday evening, officials said.

Reliance MF stock gains on reports Nippon Life may hike stake

Shares of Reliance Nippon gained as much as 7 per cent intraday on this news.

Republic Bharat flouting Trai broadcast rules: News broadcasters

Republic is flouting regulations by putting the Hindi news channel on the landing pages of close to 100 distribution platforms and also placing it outside of the ‘news and current affairs’ genre.

BJP, RSS are not 'God-Ke Lovers' but 'God-Se Lovers': Rahul Gandhi

It all started on Thursday when BJP's Bhopal Lok Sabha candidate and Malegaon blast accused Pragya Singh Thakur lauded Godse as a "patriot".

Stocks in the news: Wipro, Godrej Properties, Reliance Industries, IB Housing Finance and Jet Airways

Wipro has lost SAP maintenance project from Nike , sources said.

Ritam: A news app that aggregates ‘truth’ as right wing sees it

The app — Ritam, an acronym for ‘reliable, informative, trusted, authentic and motivating’ — was launched in early February by RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat in Android.

NBFC cash crunch stings fintech firms

Capital Float’s funding talks with PayU got stuck due to doubts about its asset quality.

Stocks in the news: Tata Steel, ZEEL, GVK Power, Mahindra Lifespace and Jet Airways

The committee of independent directors of Mindtree has appointed Khaitan and Co as legal counsel.

As Modi 2.0 kicks off, Dalal Street sends him a long reforms wish list

Foreign investors want Modi to unleash economic reforms and remove the roadblocks.

Reliance Capital to exit MF biz, use funds to cut debt

RNAM will continue to remain a public limited company after the open offer.

Aditya Pancholi files FIR against Kangana, says her lawyer threatened him with rape case

The actor-producer has filed the complaint against his ex-girlfriend at Versova police station.

Over 67% voting in 7-phase Lok Sabha elections

The 2014 general elections had recorded a turnout of 66.40%.

Huawei is losing the retailers’ push after Google break

Several retailers said other smartphone makers have approached them underlining why Huawei’s handsets should not be pushed.

Stocks in the news: Embassy Office Parks REIT, HDFC, YES Bank, Welspun Corp and BoB

Meanwhile, NBCC is open to acquiring more distressed assets in the real estate sector.

Sushma Swaraj refers to Pulwama at SCO meet

Swaraj said that India's wounds of the February 14 Pulwama attack were "still raw" when the ghastly terror attacks happened in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday.

Fake news & misinformation on Indo-Pak tension flood the social media

Videos of previous air-shows and photos of crashing fighter jets were being peddled as the latest from both the countries on various platforms.

Amit Shah, S Jaishankar to be part of new council of ministers

The news of Shah joining the Cabinet came from Gujarat BJP chief Jitu Vaghani, who tweeted a congratulatory message.

Amit Shah likely to be part of Modi Cabinet 2.0

The news of Shah joining the Cabinet came from Gujarat BJP chief Jitu Vaghani, who tweeted a congratulatory message.

How to play likely Modi victory? Analysts say midcaps may shine

The outperformance may continue if Modi does indeed emerge victorious, analysts say.

Cable operators body bats for Rs 20cr entry-level net worth for MSOs

It is of the view that eligibility of minimum net worth will not only put a check on the violation of rules by MSOs but also ascertain the sustainability and growth of MSOs and cable sector.

Stocks in the news: Grasim, DLF, Mindtree, Tata Steel BSL, Kalpataru Power and Jet Airways

Meanwhile, HDFC Securities has initiated coverage on IndoStar Capital Finance.

Stocks in the news: TechM, Mindtree, Dr Reddy's Labs, Rel Infra, Finolex Cables and Tata Motors

Lead banker SBI may ask a retired senior banker to head Jet Airways.

Times Now to host India International Summit in New York

The summit will witness influential leaders deliberate upon the economic and political outcome of world’s biggest and closely watched elections.

It’s Nirupam Vs Deora in Mumbai Congress

Mumbai Congress president Sanjay Nirupam and senior Mumbai Congress leader Milind Deora are engaged in a war of words. Deora has lashed out at Nirupam on Tuesday in a series of tweets.

Distancing not enough; BJP's nationalistic luminaries should spell their stand: Priyanka Gandhi on Pragya

Thakur kicked up a row as she called Godse a "patriot" but apologised for it hours later and withdrew her statement.

Irrfan Khan spotted at Mumbai airport after he returned to the country last month

The actor had been diagnosed with a rare tumour, back in March last year.

Pragya calling Godse a patriot shows BJP's real face: NCP

The NCP also asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi to come clear whether Godse, the assassin of Mahatma Gandhi, was indeed a patriot as stated by Pragya Singh.

Pragya Thakur calls Godse a 'patriot', BJP seeks public apology

Madhya Pradesh BJP, however, distanced itself from her statement saying it did not agree with her as Mahatma Gandhi's killer cannot be a patriot.

Hafiz Saeed's brother-in-law arrested in Pakistan

Abdul Rehman Makki, head of JuD's political and international affairs wing and in-charge of its charity Falah-e-Insaniat Foundation, was arrested during a govt crackdown.

Instagram data breach trail leads to Chtrbox

Mishandling linked to Indian firm Chtrbox as per reports, company denies involvement.

Investment strategies for 3 different election result scenarios

If the BJP comes to the power with a majority on its own, Nifty could rise to the 12,500 level.

View: Whoever certified Mumbai bridge as safe should be jailed pending judicial inquiry

Should the people interpret frequent collapses of FOBs in Mumbai as symbolic of the collapsing administration in Mumbai and Maharashtra?

Stocks in the news: Grasim, Emami, Ambuja Cements, Cipla and IOC

Meanwhile, Infy has settled a case pertaining to the severance package for former CFO.

Tata faces $14 billion in auto debt and a slowdown in China

Tatas bought JLR in 2008 for $2.3 bn, and it’s lately become a drag on the salt-to-software conglomerate.

Mumtaz's family dismisses death rumours, says she is 'alive, fit and fine'

The 70-year-old actress lives in London with her family.

BMC planning to issue defamation notice to Samir Arora

The fund manager declined to comment further on the incident when contacted by ET.

A trip to Texas helped Arvind Mediratta experience life in the wild west just as they show in movies

The MD of Metro Cash & Carry India has visited 35 countries.

Anil Ambani said to have found a new buyer for Big FM

Jagran Prakashan-owned Music Broadcast is set to acquire Big FM for close to Rs 1,200 crore.

Stocks in the news: IDBI Bank, Punj Lloyd, HUL, Lakshmi Vilas Bank and Jubilant FoodWorks

Meanwhile, Airtel named Nakul Sehgal as CFO, reporting to Sunil Bharti Mittal.

Stocks in the news: Sadbhav Infra, Delta Corp, IDBI Bank, RIL, DLF and Alok Ind

IOL Chemicals said it will set up an ancillary facility at Raikot in Punjab .

How autonomous colleges are breaking India's rigid degree system

Armed with autonomy, colleges are gaining full control of their destiny and of their students.

Japanese ruling not to hit Ness Wadia’s board role

Ness, 47, first joined the board of Bombay Dyeing in 2001 and later other Wadia companies.

Shiv Sena appoints Priyanka Chaturvedi as 'Upneta'

Speaking to a Marathi news channel, Chaturvedi said it was time to "change Sena's history of Hindi-speaking leaders not staying in the party for long".

Stocks in the news: Sun Pharma, Tata Motors, Lupin, L&T Finance and Wipro

Meanwhile, RIL has leased 4,000 acres of land from NMSEZ to develop a global economic hub.

Jet Airways CEO, 3 CXOs quit

The exit of the two top executives come amid the lenders struggling to find a buyer for the airline.

Stocks in the news: Motilal Oswal, IIFL Holdings, Wipro, GVK Infra, MCX, RCom and real estate scrips

Axis Trustee said more shares of Reliance Communications have been pledged with it.

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