HIGHLIGHTS Tamil Nadu legislators passed a Bill allowing jallikattu on January 23. The move came after the state witnessed massive pro-jallikattu protests. Last Wednesday, animal activists asked the Supreme court to quash the Bill. NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Tuesday refused to stay the Tamil Nadu Government’s Law Permitting Jallikattu, …Read More »
Monthly Archives: January 2017
Air India Sets Up Panel To Probe A Senior Executive Pilot Who Had Missed, Mandatory Pre-Flight Breath Test.
HIGHLIGHTS A Section of Pilots Complained that a Senior Executive Pilot Evaded Pre-Flight Medical Test at Delhi Airport. The Mandatory Pre-Flight Breath Analyzer Tests are meant to Ensure that only Perfectly Sober Pilots Fly Planes. NEW DELHI: Air India has set up a panel to examine a complaint from a section of …Read More »
HIGHLIGHTS • “The entire family is one… I have the blessings of Netaji,” Akhilesh said at a rally in Sikandaru • This was in response to uncle Shivpal Yadav’s announcement of forming a new party after March 11 • Akhilesh also cautioned people against BJP, alleging that it belonged to …Read More »
I-T Department Issues Notices To 18 Lakh Taxpayers To Explain Making, 'Suspicious' Deposits Made After Nov 8.
HIGHLIGHTS The Income Tax Department has Identified 18 Lakh People who have made ‘Suspicious’ Cash Deposits Post Demonetization. These People will have to Reply Within 10 Days to Avoid any Notice from the Tax Department or further Enforcement Action. NEW DELHI: The Income Tax department+ has identified 18 lakh people who have …Read More »
The H1-B Bill Introduced By The US Impacted Adversely On IT Stocks Knocking Off 4 % Amounting To Rs 33,000 Crores Market Valuation, Of Top 5 Tech Firms.
HIGHLIGHTS Top 5 Tech Companies saw an Erosion of over Rs 33,000 Crores in their Market Capitalization. H1-B is a Non-Immigrant Visa that allows US Companies to Employ Foreign Workers. According to Experts, Trump Plans to Overhaul Work-Visa Programs that Dampened Investor Mood. NEW DELHI: IT Stocks Plunged over 4% …Read More »
HIGHLIGHTS The Fire Broke Out in Room Number 50 of the Parliament. The Fire has been Doused. 12 Fire Tenders were Rushed to the Spot. NEW DELHI: On the Eve of Budget Day, a Fire Broke Out on Tuesday in Room Number 50 of the Parliament. 12 Fire Tenders were Rushed …Read More »
KOCHI: The lax attitude of authorities has once again come to the fore as people’s protest became a near success with the Kerala Water Authority(KWA) officials straining their nerves on Monday to reinstate water supply to the colonies where the pipes had gone dry for over a week. More than 300 …Read More »
KOCHI: In what can be seen as a landmark in the history of Government Medical College, Ernakulam, the health department has given administrative sanction for the Rs 368-crore master plan for the college. The government has already placed the project in the Kerala Infrastructure Investment Fund Board (KIFBI). The director board meeting of …Read More »
KOCHI: Though surrounded by ring of security, many Infopark employees said that they were not completely sure about the security at the park. The employees cited previous instances to question the efficacy of the systems that many companies claim to have. “There are many employees within the park other than techies. Though …Read More »
WASHINGTON: Struggling with star forward Kevin Lovesidelined by back spasms, the defending NBA champion Cleveland Cavaliers were downed 104-97 at Dallas on Monday. LeBron James led the Cavaliers with 23 points on 9-of-19 shooting while Kyrie Irvingadded 18 points and five assists but made six turnovers, only one fewer than the entire Mavericks’ squad. But an up-tempo …Read More »