Education hub Kota, which has over the last few years reported several incidents of students committing suicide, still awaits a government counselling facility for medical and engineering aspirants co
Winless in their last four games and languishing at the bottom half of the points table, Delhi Dynamos would look to notch up their first victory at home when they take on a struggling FC Pune City in
Police today arrested a man with 2.5 kg of charas in his possession near Dalhousie in Chamba district of Himachal Pradesh.
Muneer Mohammad, a resident of Chorah in Chamba, was arrested after the poli
An estimated 24,000 American men and women behind bars have been trying to call our attention to the terrible state of prisoner conditions since September 9. Prisoners across the country have come tog
Amid pick up in domestic demand and restricted supplies from producing regions, refined soya oil was up 0.72 per cent to Rs 675.95 per 10 kg in futures trade today as participants built up fresh posit
Jeera prices drifted further lower by 2.90 per cent to Rs 17,050 per quintal in futures trading today as participants trimmed their positions, taking negative cues from spot market on sluggish domesti
National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) has moved the National Green Tribunal seeking permission to build a bridge across the Yamuna here and its approach roads for the Delhi-Meerut Expressway.
JK Lakshmi Cement today posted a standalone net profit of Rs 24.91 crore for the quarter ended on September 30, 2016.
The company had posted a standalone net loss from ordinary activities after t
Having already bought Rs 1,400 crore of mortgage portfolio in the first half of this financial year, Federal Bank today said it will continue with such purchases and is closing in on another transacti
Days after a female Humboldt Penguin died at Byculla Zoo in Mumbai, an animal rights body today demanded an investigation into the permissions granted for import of these flightless birds.
Aluminium remained higher for the second day with prices rising further by 0.58 per cent to Rs 111.95 per kg in futures trade today as traders enlarged their positions, tracking a firm trend at spot m
Punjab Youth Congress activists today held a protest demonstration here against the sacrilege incidents in the state and the alleged failure of SAD-BJP led state government in taking action against th
Shares of Diplomat Pharmacy are tumbling on news that the company’s president and also its chief financial officer will be out before the end of the year. The specialty pharmacy said Tuesday th
Congress leader Shashi Tharoor, who heads the Parliamentary Standing Committee on External Affairs, has said he was concerned about the leak of the panel's proceedings on the recent surgical strikes,
Continuing its rising streak for the third straight day, sugar prices gained another 0.14 per cent to Rs 3,490 per quintal at futures trade as participants widened their bets, driven by rising spot de
Murugappa Group company Shanthi Gears has recorded a nine per cent rise in net profit at Rs 6.73 crore for the second quarter ending September.
In a filing in the BSE, the Tamil Nadu-based compan
Gold maintained its upward trend at the domestic bullion market here today due to consistent buying support from jewellers and retail consumers.
Elsewhere, silver turned weak owing to subdued demand
Rising for the second straight day, wheat prices advanced by 1.95 per cent to Rs 1,937 per quintal in futures market today as participants enlarged their positions, tracking a firm trend at spot marke
Sacked unceremoniously, a "shocked" Cyrus Mistry has levelled a series of allegations against Ratan Tata and contended that he was pushed in to a position of "lame duck" chairman and changes in decisi
For someone who touts himself as champion of the “little guy,” Donald Trump and his companies sure do seem to hurt a lot of regular people. For the latest example, we present The Daily Bea
Triple negative breast cancer (TNBC) is one of the most aggressive types of breast cancer, and is also one of the most difficult to treat, but researchers from McGill University Health Center in Canad
Gambia has announced its withdrawal from the International Criminal Court, accusing the Hague-based tribunal of “persecution and humiliation of people of colour, especially Africans”. Tues
One person was killed and three others injured in a crash on Interstate 20 Wednesday morning.
Himachal Pradesh government was "blocking" CBI probe in the disproportionate assets case against Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh and others by "acting as a proxy" for him, the agency told Delhi High Co
FMCG major Hindustan Unilever (HUL) today posted an 11.54 per cent rise in its standalone net profit at Rs 1,095.6 crore for the September quarter, helped by higher income from operations.
Police today claimed to have arrested four persons, including two members of Pakistan-based Tehreek-i-Jehad-i-Islami (TJI) militant group from Baramulla district, who were allegedly fuelling unrest in
German carrier Lufthansa will fly its state-of-the-art Boeing 747-8 aircraft on the Mumbai-Frankfurt route from October 30.
At present, Lufthansa operates Boeing 747-400 on this route.
The airline o
In a bid to facilitate ease of doing business, government is considering doing away with the 'wireless operating licence' for access service providers, Telecom Minister Manoj Sinha said today.
The JD(U) today asserted that feud within Samajwadi Party has no impact in Bihar and said the party has no interest to "add fuel to fire" for taking advantage over it in the upcoming Uttar Pradesh pol
Telangana Mines Department has registered a record 69 per cent growth in revenue from minor minerals other than sand in the first half of this fiscal, the state government said today.
The growth in i
Raj Begum, whose captivating voice earned her the title of 'Nightingale of Kashmir', passed away here this morning.
Begum, 89, breathed her last at her daughter's residence in Chanapora locality. Bes
Union Minister Jitendra Singh today hit out at people indulging in anti-India activism and said that there will be no compromise on India's policy of zero tolerance against terrorism.
Against the bac
BJP today welcomed the acquittal of its Karnataka unit president and former chief minister B S Yeddyurappa in a corruption case, saying it's a good decision.
"A good decision has come today," BJP's N
Richard TomkinsMCLEAN, Va., Oct. 26 (UPI) -- SAIC is to supply chemicals, packaged petroleum and other products to the U.S. military under a base $700 million contract from the Defense Logistics Agenc