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M&M’s arm launches Jawa, Jawa forty two and Jawa Perak Motorcycles

Mahindra & Mahindra’s (M&M) subsidiary Classic Legends (CLPL) has launched Jawa, Jawa forty two and Jawa Perak Motorcycles under the ‘Jawa’ brand. The Jawa and Jawa forty two break cover as the brand’s new torchbearers, bringing back the classic appeal of Jawa with a retro-cool twist. These modern machines have ... Read More »

PM Modi holds bilateral meetings with world leaders in Singapore

Issues like cooperation in financial technology, enhanced connectivity and regional economic integration, came up for discussion during the meeting. Both leaders discussed the recent review of the Comprehensive Economic Cooperation Agreement between India and Singapore. The Prime Minister also met Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison. The two leaders discussed ways ... Read More »

4th edition of Intex South Asia inaugurated in Colombo

In his address, high commissioner noted that Intex South Asia has become an annual event in Sri Lanka in the calendar of textile industry and can go a long way in promoting the existing synergy between India and Sri Lanka. High Commissioner added that there exists significant complementarity wherein Sri ... Read More »

BJP declares names of 131 candidates for Rajasthan polls

The names of candidates were declared after BJP Central Election Committee meeting held in New Delhi.  Prime Minister Narendra Modi, BJP Chief Amit Shah and other senior leaders of Party attended the meet.   Among the list of candidates, 85 sitting MLAs have been given ticket, while 25 new faces too ... Read More »

NR Agarwal Industries temporarily shuts operations of Unit 5

NR Agarwal Industries has temporarily shut down operations of its Unit 5 for a period of 15 days with effect from November 11, 2018 for the purpose of annual maintenance. NR Agarwal Industries is an India-based company. The company is engaged in the business of manufacturing of paper boards and ... Read More »

Greenply Industries reports 61% fall in Q2 net profit

Greenply Industries has reported results for second quarter ended September 30, 2018. The company has reported 60.80% fall in its net profit at Rs 14.26 crore for the quarter under review as compared to Rs 36.38 crore for the same quarter in the previous year. However, total income of the ... Read More »

Amnesty strips Aung San Suu Kyi of highest honour

The London-based global human rights organisation said it was revoking the Ambassador of Conscience Award it gave Suu Kyi in 2009 while she was still under house arrest. “Today, we are profoundly dismayed that you no longer represent a symbol of hope, courage, and the undying defence of human rights,” ... Read More »

PM dedicates inland waterways terminal on river Ganga in Varanasi

Bowing his head in salutation to Ma Ganga, Prime Minister Narendra Modi scripted a landmark moment in the history of connectivity in India……History in the making…Prime Minister Narendra Modi receiving the country’s first container consignment to be sent on an inland waterways vessel. It is perhaps for the first time ... Read More »

PM launches landmark projects in Varanasi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi gifting Varanasi with infrastructure projects worth over Rs 2,412 crores as part of his all pervaisive Vikas Mantra. He dedicated to the nation, two important national highways in Varanasi. With a total length of 34 kilometres they have been constructed at a cost of Rs 1571.95 ... Read More »

PM Modi addresses rally in Bilaspur

 Addressing a poll rally here ahead of the second phase polling in the state on November 20, PM Modi also made a strong pitch for development, saying the pace of development under the Congress regime in the state was “far slow” than the one under the BJP-led government. Prime Minister ... Read More »

Cancer genomics research should be more widespread: Varmus

Stressing on the need for gathering genomic data for patients of diverse ethnic and geographical backgrounds, Varmus said at present there is enough data for Caucasian white patients but data from other regions like India, Africa is critically required without delay. The medical scientist made the observations while delivering a ... Read More »

Govt planning to sell ONGC’s 149 fields to private companies

The government is planning to sell as many as 149 small and marginal oil and gas fields of Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) to private and foreign companies. The government is also planning to allow the state-owned firm to focus only on big fields. ONGC is India’s largest government-run ... Read More »