Jet Airways to make 25% payment of September salary on 25 Oct

The airline, however, in a communication to these categories of employees did not give any time line on the payment of the rest 75 per cent of the salary for last month. Continue Reading

ArcelorMittal emerges as highest bidder for Essar Steel

The Lakshmi Mittal-owned company, which is the world’s largest steel maker has been on a murky legal battle with other bidders, especially the Russian VTB Bank-promoted NuMetal to take over Essar Steel. Continue Reading

Trade war: China to face harsh winter as growth decreases after a decade

With winter approaching, the Asian stock market has been rattled on consumer fears of a slowdown in economic growth, with stocks plunging to an almost four-year low this week. Continue Reading

CSR funds: Bedi denies Pondy CM’s allegations

Denying allegations of Puducherry Chief Minister that there was financial transaction in her office on implementation of projects for desilting water bodies, Lt Governor Kiran Bedi Friday said V Narayanasamy was “telling lies to mislead people.” Continue Reading

Ravana Dahan been held at Joda Phatak for over 2 decades

For more than 20 years, people from adjoining villages would gather at the vacant plot at Joda Phatak, barely 50 metres from railway tracks, to witness the burning of Ravana effigy as part of Dussehra celebrations. Continue Reading

Sabarimala: Kerala police register cases against 200 devotees

The Travancore Devaswom Board has issued notice to the junior priests who sat at the bottom of the sacred 18 steps that lead to the sanctum sanctorum of the Ayyappan Temple, protesting the entry of women into the temple.  Continue Reading