A Bollywood-themed sangeet, pool party, and traditions: Indostar CEO R Sridhar's son ties the knot in three-day extravaganza
Bharadwaj Sridhar married Nisha Prasad at a resort close to Mumbai.
BSP fast losing its leaders to Samajwadi Party
The latest defector into SP fold is of East Uttar Pradesh’s OBC face Ram Prasad Choudhari, who...
Telecom tariff hike won’t hurt: Government
The government believes data and voice calls will be the cheapest in the world and lower than four...
Government may spare Google from its phishing probe
The government is nevertheless planning to issue a notice to Google asking why it had not informed the authorities about the attack. It will also seek details of the cyber attack and its impact on Indian users. Phishing is defined as a fraudulent attempt to obtain sensitive information such as user names, passwords by masquerading as a trustworthy entity.
After LS polls, JD(U) & RJD discussed possible tie-up in Bihar
"We have realised that the discussion was used by Nitish Kumar to give a message to the BJP and never had serious intentions," senior RJD leader said
Ecosystem in place for a software hub: Ravi Shankar Prasad
The entire ecosystem of payments & favourable policies are already in place for India to become a big hub of software products, said Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad. He also asked tech firms to support the govt in its Digital Villages programme.
India can develop as a centre for software products and deep technology: Prasad
"There are 23,000 startups and 800 are technological startups and out of them 21 are 'unicorns'...But when I see global number of unicorns, that number is 400 plus and so there is a case for greater mentorship and encouragement," Prasad said.
BJP manifesto in Jharkhand promises job for every below-poverty-line family
The saffron party also pledged to provide financial assistance to high school students hailing from backward and poor families. Every student of Classes 9 and 10 will receive Rs 2,200 and that of Classes 11 and 12 Rs 7,500 as scholarships, Prasad said, releasing the manifesto here.
SC proposes to introduce system of artificial intelligence, says CJI
Justice Bobde said that the Indian Constitution is reflective of a fine balance of blending diversity with unity, plurality with stability, pragmatism with idealism, formality with adaptability, liberty with security and all within a framework carefully designed to safeguard the basic freedoms.
Maharashtra turn of events paralyses Parliament
From the start of the proceedings, Congress MPs staged a noisy protest alleging ‘murder of democracy in Maharashtra’. When the Speaker tried to proceed with the business, the MPs intensified the sloganeering and waved posters from the Well of the House. Sonia Gandhi led a Congress dharna outside Parliament House.
Sebi to auction Sai Prasad Group's 200 properties next month
The auction will be conducted on November 22.
Samajwadi Party sees gain in Shivpal's weakness
Political analysts say that Shivpal Singh Yadav had tried to show his strength by contesting the Lok Sabha elections with the PSPL, but he did not succeed.
Pressing lotus button will mean dropping bomb on Pak: Keshav Prasad Maurya
Uttar Pradesh Deputy CM Keshav Prasad Maurya said the upcoming Maharashtra and Haryana Assembly elections are crucial as these will be the first polls in the country after the abrogation of Article 370.
Supreme Court's AGR ruling will lead to telecom sector's collapse: FICCI to FM
FICCI in a letter to Nirmala Sitharaman seeking her urgent intervention to resolve woes in the telecom sector said the debt-ridden industry has no appetite left to invest in networks and future technologies while businesses across the world are exploring new opportunities around emerging technologies like 5G, AI and internet of things.
BSNL is in strategic interest of nation, we are looking into issues: Ravi Shankar Prasad
The law and telecom minister acknowledged that there are problems in the telecom sector, which are being looked upon by the government. BSNL, a debt-ridden PSU, has not been able to pay salaries of employees for September.
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