BJP afraid turncoat MLAs may defect, says Nawab Malik

The Maharashtra BJP is bedevilled by the trepidation that politicians who joined the party ahead of the 21 October Assembly polls will defect and, hence, its leaders are claiming they will form government in the State, the NCP said today. Continue Reading

Sabarimala temple opens for two-month long pilgrimage season

 Amid tight security, the gates of the Lord Ayyappa temple at Sabarimala were thrown open for the two-month long Mandala-Makaravilakku pilgrimage season today. Continue Reading

Bennet and Bernard launches new luxury holiday home project

Leading luxury real estate developer, Bennet and Bernard launched a new luxury holiday home project, Quinta Del Mariano that takes its design inspiration from vibrant homes in Portugal. Continue Reading

FedEx brings SME Connect programme

The ‘SME Connect’ programme is thought leadership and knowledge-sharing platform for SMEs to interact with industry and subject matter experts for solution-oriented discussions that impact their business. Continue Reading

HireRight reports on India’s employment status

Despite government figures suggesting that unemployment is at a 45-year high, more than 4 in 5 (84 per cent) Indian organisations are expecting a hiring surge in the coming 12 months, according to the 2019 India Employment Screening Benchmark Report by HireRight, a leading provider of global employment background checks. Continue Reading

CJI Rangan Gogoi sits in SC bench for last time

Outgoing Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi sat on the bench for the last time in court number 1 of the Supreme Court today. Continue Reading

‘Govt must read ‘extremely important’ dissent order in Sabarimala verdict’

Justice R F Nariman of the Supreme Court today said the government must read the “extremely important dissent” order in the Sabarimala case. Continue Reading

SC dismisses ED plea challenging bail to Congress leader Shivakumar

The Supreme Court today dismissed the Enforcement Directorate’s plea challenging the Delhi High Court order granting bail to Karnataka Congress leader D K Shivakumar in a money laundering case. Continue Reading

SC holds former Ranbaxy promoters Malvinder, Shivinder Singh guilty

The Supreme Court today held former Ranbaxy promoters Malvinder Singh and Shivinder Singh guilty of contempt of court for violating its order asking them not to divest their shares in Fortis Healthcare Limited. Continue Reading

Sena will lead government in Maharashtra for next 25 years: Raut

Maharashtra’s next government will be led by the Shiv Sena and the common minimum programme (CMP) being worked out along with the Congress and the NCP ahead of its formation will be in the “state’s interest”, said party spokesman Sanjay Raut today. Continue Reading