Rakshitta Ravi felicitated for her feat

Posted on   6:28 pm

Rakshitta Ravi, a 14-year-old International Woman Master who recently won the Bronze Medal at the World Youth Chess Championship 2019, was felicitated at Velammal Vidyalaya, Mel Ayanambakkam, here, Friday.

US seeks more relaxation in India FDI policy

Posted on   3:55 pm

US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin sought further relaxation in India’s FDI rules to facilitate American companies to increase investment in the country for boosting economic growth and be a partner in achieving $5 trillion economy.

Chandrayaan-2 not end of story: ISRO chief Sivan

Posted on   3:47 pm

Chandrayaan-2 is not the end of the story about the country’s attempts to conquer the moon, and the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) will attempt another soft landing “in the near future”, the space agency’s chief K Sivan said.

IT department cancels 6 Tata Trusts’ registrations

Posted on   3:43 pm

The income tax department has cancelled registration of six Tata Trusts, including Jamsetji Tata Trust, R D Tata Trust and Tata Education Trust, following their decision to surrender the same. The Tata Trusts said the cancellation was a culmination of the decision taken by these six Trusts in 2015 to surrender their registration and to not claim the associated income tax exemptions.

Author Shreyas Bhave recounts Mauryan times and writes Asoka Trilogy

Posted on   3:37 pm

Mountain Girnar in Gujarat boasts of a vast Jain temple and Buddhist cave. When Shreyas Bhave, a writer-cum-railway electrification expert visited it, he was awestruck with the architectural marvel and was curious to know the mind behind it. When he enquired, pat came the answer. It was constructed by Chandragupta Maurya and Ashoka.
The incident left him pondering and made him embark on a journey to unravel discoveries of the great grandfather and grandson duo, thus was born Shreyas’ Asoka Trilogy.