• Mumbai: Villagers accuse NHSRCL of spreading misinformation on bullet train project 16 Nov 2019 20:49 Villagers accused the NHSRCL officials of spreading misinformation and even threatened to go on a hunger strike. (Representational Image) At a time when National High-Speed Rail Corporation Limited (NHSRCL) officials have claimed that they are making …
  • Election Commission to set up chair in TN Seshan's memory at poll-study institute 16 Nov 2019 18:16 By PTI AHMEDABAD: The Election Commission has decided to establish a visiting chair on "interdisciplinary approach to electoral studies" at Delhi-based IIIDEM to commemorate former chief election commissioner T N Seshan. Chief Election …
  • Two IndiGo pilots lose flying licence over runway incursion 16 Nov 2019 15:15 By ANI NEW DELHI: Aviation regulator DGCA has suspended the flying licence of two pilots of IndiGo airline for three months for a runway incursion at Chennai airport. On July 14 this year, the pilots of a Chennai to Ahmedabad flight were asked by the …
  • Weak governance in PSBs resulting in high NPAs: Shaktikanta Das 16 Nov 2019 14:41 Ahmedabad/New Delhi, Nov 16 (IANS) Reserve Bank of India Governor Shaktikanta Das on Saturday called for strong corporate governance culture and accountability in public sector banks (PSBs) to check ballooning non-performing assets (NPAs). “Many of the …
  • Zydus Cadila gets tentative USFDA approval to market arthritis drug 16 Nov 2019 14:17 Drug firm Zydus Cadila on Saturday said it has received a tentative approval from the US health regulator to market generic Apremilast tablets. The company has received the tentative approval from the United States Food and Drug Administration (USFDA) to …
  • India vs Bangladesh: Virat Kohli breaks MS Dhoni's India record with 10th innings win 16 Nov 2019 11:52 Virat Kohli added yet another feather to his cap on Saturday after India crushed Bangladesh by an innings and 130 runs in the Indore Test to take a 1-0 lead in the two-match series at the Holkar stadium. Kohli beat Mahendra Singh Dhoni's record of most …
  • Consensus needed among parties on 'one nation, one poll': CEC 16 Nov 2019 11:24 AHMEDABAD: Simultaneous polls, or 'one nation, one election', was "not happening very shortly" unless political parties sit together and evolve consensus and bring about requisite amendments in law, Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora …
  • RBI’s Shaktikanta Das calls for tighter governance at Indian state-run banks 16 Nov 2019 11:17 India’s central bank chief Shaktikanta Das called for stronger corporate governance at state-run lenders to make the country’s banking sector more efficient. Describing the lack of strict governance as the “elephant in the room,” Das said this had led to …
  • Algorithm versus small businesses: an unequal battle 16 Nov 2019 10:57 By Srijan Pal Singh In 1994, a prominent magazine ran a cover article on why the internet would never go mainstream as it was not designed for commerce. Back then, there was a strict prohibition on commercial enterprises on the internet. The first and …
  • Saand Ki Aankh special screening organised on Children's Day 16 Nov 2019 06:58 Saand Ki Aankh special screening A special screening of the recently released Taapsee Pannu and Bhumi Pednekar-starrer "Saand Ki Aankh" has been conducted for students in Pune to mark Children's Day. The screening was organised by Cinepolis P …
  • Daakroom-The Letter Writing Carnival: Putting pen to paper 16 Nov 2019 04:37 Express News Service Can you remember the last time you wrote a letter and posted it in a red letter box near your home? Some millennials might have not even visited a post office. Given today’s fast-paced digital world, it does appear we have traded …
  • Shekhar pays Rs 1,600 for three egg whites 16 Nov 2019 01:11 Ahmedabad, Nov 15 (IANS) Singer-composer Shekhar Ravjiani has been charged a whopping Rs 1,672 for three egg whites at a luxurious hotel here in Gujarat. Ravjiani, who has crooned numbers like “Hook Up Song”, “Radha” and “Ishq Wala Love”, took to Twitter …
  • Shekhar Ravjiani overcharged at Hyatt Regency? Twitter thinks not! 15 Nov 2019 23:46 Music director Shekhar Ravjiani took to Twitter to share the picture of the bill: "Rs. 1672 for 3 egg whites??? That was an Eggxorbitant meal." The Bollywood music director Shekhar Ravjiani's Tweet recently went viral on social media. This …