Monthly Archives: February 2018

CM criticises Modi’s remarks on Congress

CM criticises Modi’s remarks on Congress

‘Party is a force to reckon with’ Chief Minister V. Narayanasamy has condemned the remarks made by Prime Minister Narendra Modi that the Congress would face electoral defeats in the north-east and Karnataka and that the party would be left with Puducherry alone in its kitty. Mr. Modi, addressing a …

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PNB shares tank over 9% after Nirav Modi fraud amount rises

PNB shares tank over 9% after Nirav Modi fraud amount rises

Shares of Punjab National Bank tanked over 9 per cent by afternoon trade after the lender informed the stock exchanges that fraudulent transactions in the Nirav Modi case could rise by another ₹1,300 crore. “In continuation to our filing with Stock Exchanges on 14.02.2018, we have to inform that quantum of reported …

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Modi to meet CMs of BJP-ruled States

Modi to meet CMs of BJP-ruled States

Prime Minister will discuss simultaneous polls and other agrarian reforms with the leaders Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP president Amit Shah will participate in a day-long meeting with the Chief Ministers of BJP-ruled States here on Wednesday and among the issues to be discussed would be the question of …

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TISS strike enters Day 6, students stick to their guns

TISS strike enters Day 6, students stick to their guns

Registrar asks protesters to clear main gate; students say essential services unimpeded Mumbai: The students’ strike at the Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) entered the sixth day on Monday, after a public meeting between the administration and students on Sunday failed to make headway. Fahad Ahmed, general secretary, TISS …

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Celebrities inside, fans outside

Celebrities inside, fans outside

Anil Kapoor’s residence sees steady stream of stars; Sridevi’s cremation likely today Fans of actor Sridevi continued to throng outside her residence at Green Acres, Andheri Lokhandwala, on Monday to pay their respects while a steady stream of film industry members made their way to her brother-in-law actor Anil Kapoor’s …

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Australian police official Brett Guerin quits over racist, obscene posts

Australian police official Brett Guerin quits over racist, obscene posts

A senior Australian state police officer has resigned over racist and obscene comments he posted online under a fake name and is being investigated by an anti-corruption agency. Victoria State Police Chief Commissioner Graham Ashton said he accepted Assistant Commissioner Brett Guerin’s resignation on Monday night. Mr. Guerin had been in charge …

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Saudi military leaders replaced amid stalemated war in Yemen

Saudi military leaders replaced amid stalemated war in Yemen

The kingdom also announced a new female Deputy Minister of Labour and Social Development as it tries to broaden the role of women in the workplace. Saudi Arabia replaced its military chief of staff and other defence officials early on Tuesday morning in a shake-up apparently aimed at overhauling its …

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Identifying World Cup core biggest positive

Identifying World Cup core biggest positive

Kohli’s continued brilliance and Bumrah’s emergence as a potent Test bowler also highlighted the South African odyssey Virat Kohli’s inimitable batting that exhausted all adjectives, Jasprit Bumrah fitting himself perfectly like an all-purpose block in a jigsaw puzzle and identifying the core for the 2019 World Cup in England were …

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RBI refuses to extend deadline on KYC-compliance beyond Feb 28

RBI refuses to extend deadline on KYC-compliance beyond Feb 28

The Reserve Bank on Mondday said there will not be any extension to the February 28 deadline for mandatory KYC-compliance by prepaid wallet customers. However, customers who have balances in such wallets or prepaid payment instruments (PPIs) need not worry about their money even if they do not do the …

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