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Rajasthan elections: Voting underway for 199 assembly seats

JAIPUR: Polling began Friday morning for 199 Assembly seats out of the 200 in Rajasthan, a key state which the BJP is fighting to retain. According to an official spokesperson, polling began at 8 am in all the 51,687 booths set up across the state. Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje (Jhalrapatan), ... Read More »

At 14.8 mn, PM Modi becomes most followed Instagrammer!

According to a list published by online platform twiplomacy, PM Modi is closely followed by Indonesian President Joko Widodo with 12.2 million followers. With 10 million followers, US President Donald Trump is at the third position on photo-sharing platform.  The picture of newly married Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli and ... Read More »

Sensex tanks 250 pts on RBI status quo, grim global cues

Mumbai :  Benchmark indices nursed losses for the second straight day Wednesday as the RBI left the repo rate unchanged, while global markets wobbled on renewed concerns over the US-China trade dispute. The BSE Sensex tumbled 249.90 points, or 0.69 per cent, to close at 35,884.41. Similarly, the broader NSE ... Read More »

HUL gets nod for scheme of amalgamation with GSKCH

Hindustan Unilever (HUL) has received approval for scheme of amalgamation with GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare (GSKCH) and their respective shareholders and creditors. The Board of Directors of the company at their meeting held on December 03, 2018, approved the same. GSKCH is the one of the key players in the Foods ... Read More »

PVR starts special programme in 230 screens at 50 cinemas

In a bid to expand the arena of movie viewing to the differently-abled people, PVR has started a special programme in 230 screens at 50 cinemas. Under Accessible Cinema Program, the company has plans to provide assistive equipment to ensure access for people with mobility issues. Moreover, screens would have ... Read More »

Campaigning intensifies in Rajasthan and Telangana

Campaigning in poll bound Rajasthan is at its peak now. Heavyweights of all parties are traversing the length and breadth of the two states to reach out to the electorate. Prime Minister Narendra Modi hit the campaign trail by addressing the first rally of the day in Jodhpur, Rajasthan. PM ... Read More »

Campaigning intensifies for assembly polls in Telangana and Rajasthan

Leaders of all political parties are holding rallies in the two states.Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address a public meeting in Jodhpur, Rajasthan for the state’s assembly election. He will also visit Hyderabad to address a public meeting for the Telangana assembly contest. BJP President Amit Shah will be in Rajasthan ... Read More »

Campaigning intensifies in poll-bound Rajasthan; BJP hits out at Congress

Amit Shah addresses public meetings in Nagaur & Sujangarh in Rajasthan BJP President Amit Shah on Friday addressed public meetings at Nagaur and Sujangarh in Rajasthan. The BJP president attacked Congress chief Rahul Gandhi over the alleged corruption and commission money which was allegedly received by his brother-in-law Robert Vadra. ... Read More »

PM Modi arrives in Buenos Aires to attend G20 Summit

Argentina, world’s 8th largest country situated at  southern most tip of South America, beautiful land of colourful Tango and Land of soccer is all set host top leaders for 10th Edition of powerful G-20 summit. Year 2018 marks important milestone for G20 which was formed in 2008 to deal with Global Financial Crisis. The ... Read More »

Foreign Minister of Mozambique visits India

The leaders held detailed discussions on cooperation in commercial, investment, defence, development & social sectors. The African leader is visiting India from November 28 to December 2.  On Friday, he will address the Indian Council of World Affairs and attend the India-Mozambique Business Forum.   Read More »

Electioneering in top gear in Rajasthan, Telangana

BJP on Thursday released its manifesto for assembly polls in Telangana. Apart from promising to give one lakh cows to farmers free of cost, it promises a Rs. 10 cut in VAT per litre on petrol and diesel. It also promises to give free laptops to degree students. Some other ... Read More »