Over 70K cases & 1,800 deaths: Here's how many countries are affected by coronavirus
Outside mainland China, there have been about 780 infections reported in nearly 30 locations.
RIL, Shell liability to government may drop in PMT case
The order is one step — but not the final one — toward the conclusion of a decade-old...
Jump in new coronavirus cases derails stock rally
China's Hubei province, the epicentre of the virus, reported 242 new deaths and confirmed 1...
New report finds India's birds in overall decline, "in some cases catastrophically so"
A first-of-its-kind nationwide study of India’s birds has found that among the species for which long-term trends could be established, over half have declined since 2000, of which 22% were declining strongly. Among the 146 species for which annual trends could be estimated, 80% were found to be declining, with close to 50% declining strongly.
China virus death toll rises to 1770; total cases climb to over 70,500
Of the new deaths, 100 were from Hubei Province, three in Henan, and two in Guangdong. Though 10,844 people had been discharged from hospitals after recovery, China's National Health Commission said in its daily report said that 7,264 people were still suspected to be infected by the deadly virus.
Pune court transfers Elgar Parishad case to Mumbai's NIA court
Additional Sessions Judge S R Navander ordered that records and proceedings of the case be sent to the special NIA court in Mumbai, along with entire 'muddemal property' in sealed condition.
Volkswagen offered 830-mn-euro settlement for German diesel cases
The mass lawsuit is one of the major legal hangovers from VW's 2015 admission to fitting 11 million vehicles worldwide with software to make motors appear less polluting in regulatory tests than in real driving conditions. While diesel buyers in the US have enjoyed generous buyback and compensation schemes, German drivers had so far gone uncompensated for the impact of the scandal, which has since spread to other carmakers.
Stocks in the news: LVB, BHEL, IRCON, Bharat Wire Ropes, Coal India and Infosys
IT major Infosys said on Monday that it will acquire Simplus in an up to $250 million deal.
8 out of top 10 firms add Rs 1 lakh crore to m-cap; RIL biggest gainer
RIL's valuation zoomed Rs 33,534.56 crore to reach Rs 9,42,422.58 crore.
Roopa Kudva retires from Infosys board
Kudva was appointed as independent director from February 4, 2015 until February 3, 2020.
Aircel-Maxis cases: ED, CBI file status report of investigation
The CBI informed that letters rogatory had been sent to Malaysia and the status was awaited. The probe agencies are investigating how Karti Chidambaram, son of Congress leader P Chidambaram, received clearance from the Foreign Investment Promotion Board (FIPB) for the Aircel-Maxis deal in 2006 when his father was the Union finance minister.
How a kidnapping case blew the lid off l'affaire Cronje
In 1999, Delhi Police's anti-extortion cell was probing the sensational kidnapping of the scion of a Karol Bagh-based pharmaceutical businessman in which ransom calls were being made from Dubai. Extensive surveillance was mounted on possible suspects who might throw up leads.
Techtonic tales: Why the BPM industry is likely to outperform IT firms in 2020
Only Infosys and HCL Technologies have managed double-digit growth so far this fiscal year, helped by acquisitions. HCL’s acquisition of IBM products and its investments in artificial intelligence and analytics have helped it take a lead over rivals like Wipro, analysts said.
Stocks inch higher as new coronavirus cases fall
MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was up 0.31 per cent.
China virus death toll nears 1,500 but new cases fall
The death toll from China's coronavirus epidemic rose to 1,483 on Friday but the number of new infections in hard-hit Hubei province fell after a change in case definitions caused a massive increase the previous day.
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