India tariffs dispute: More countries seek to join WTO consultations

In the first week of this month, the European Union (EU) dragged India into the WTO’s dispute settlement mechanism over imposition of import duties on these products, alleging breach of global trade norms. Continue Reading

Softbank looking to invest in Reliance Jio as Ambani deleverages biz

As per reports, Softbank might make a $2-3 billion investment in India’s fastest-growing telecom. However, the actual money that the entity might put in is yet to be confirmed. Also not disclosed as of yet is whether the e-commerce venture is included in the Jio entity. Continue Reading

Rafale row: SC issues contempt notice to Rahul

The Supreme Court today issued contempt notice to Congress president Rahul Gandhi for his remarks on the Rafale judgment, which the apex court had said were ‘incorrectly attributed’ to it. Continue Reading

DMK functionary kills brother, absconds

The police are on the hunt for a Thoothukudi DMK youth wing and Vijay fan club secretary absconding after he shot and killed his brother at midnight yesterday over a property dispute. Continue Reading

EVM centre row: Madurai Corpn staff dismissed

Madurai Corporation Junior Assistant Raja Prakash has been dismissed form service for entering the centre where EVMs have been kept. Continue Reading

IPL 2019: Death overs batting is reason behind Rajasthan Royal’s defeat – Steve Smith

RR skipper Steve Smith said that death overs batting is the reason behind his team’s defeat. Steve Smith smashed 32-ball half-century in the match against Delhi Capitals on Monday Steve Smith smashed 32-ball half-century in the match against Delhi Capitals on Monday. Continue Reading

Raise standards in govt schools: VIT chief

“Since 15 years, we have been undertaking measures to improve the quality of education offered in State-owned schools across Vellore and make it a ‘model’ district. Development can be seen only when government employees educate their children in such institutions,” said VIT Chancellor G Viswanathan. Continue Reading