Water crisis in TN to end soon, Centre to favourably consider TN’s plea

Following a plea from Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami to augment the water resources in the State by linking of Cauvery-Godavari rivers, Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways, Shipping and Water Resources, River Development, Nitin Gadkari, has assured…. Continue Reading

Greetings pour in for PM Modi from world leaders

The Prime Minister received telephone calls from crown Prince of Saudi Arabia Mohammed bin Salman, Emir of State of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, British PM Theresa May and former Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa. Continue Reading

Smriti Irani’s aide shot dead in Amethi

A close aide of Smriti Irani, the newly elected MP from Amethi Lok Sabha constituency in Uttar Pradesh, was shot dead by two men, with police not ruling out the possibility of it being a political murder. Continue Reading

3 PSUs to bid for building submarines

Hindustan Shipyard Limited (HSL) and two other public sector undertakings have come together to float a consortium for building submarines. The two other PSUs are Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) and Mishra Dhatu Nigam Ltd (Midhani). Continue Reading

JSW Steel Q4 net profit falls 48%

The company, which had posted a consolidated net profit of Rs 2,879 crore in the year-ago quarter, has got an approval from the board for new capital expenditure (capex) proposals entailing a spend of Rs 5,700 crore over the next two years. Continue Reading

Rs 4 lakh crore Indian food service sector employs 7.3 mn people

Growing at nine per cent, it is projected to reach Rs 5.99 lakh crore by 2022-23, the National Restaurants Association of India (NRAI) said in its India Food Services Report 2019. Continue Reading