TRS way ahead in 86 seats, set to form govt again in Telangana

The Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) looked set to form its second successive government in Telangana with a thumping majority after taking an unassailable lead in 86 seats, according to the latest vote count Tuesday, a ringing endorsement of party chief K Chandrasekhar Rao’s populist policies. Continue Reading

India, 12 other members suggest changes in WTO norms

The proposed amendments include continuation of an outgoing appellate body member to complete the disposition of a pending appeal in which a hearing has already taken place during that member’s term. Continue Reading

Assembly election results: Cong says voters rejected BJP

The party is likely to get an absolute majority in Chhattisgarh and is reaching the simple majority mark in Rajasthan while going neck-and-neck in Madhya Pradesh, according to trends on the Election Commission website. Continue Reading

Bharti Axa posts maiden profit, grows 38% in H1

Apart from retail business that grew by 19 per cent in the first half of 2018-19, Bharti AXA General Insurance also saw its corporate business growing by 67 per cent in the same period. Continue Reading

Why did Urjit Patel resign?

The resignation came just days ahead of the 14 December meeting of the board of RBI that was to take up issues like governance in the central bank. Patel, who is the first Governor to resign since 1990s, cited personal reasons for the resignation. Continue Reading