US president Donald Trump is changing the rules of the immigration game. His new piece of legislation would favour immigrants who are exceptional students or those with "extraordinary talent" and also people who work in professional and specialised vocations.
23 year old Mumbai girl made history by becoming the world’s first woman pilot to cross the Atlantic Ocean in a light sport aircraft, Mahi. Also, 51- year old GS Lakshmi has become the first ever woman to be appointed to the ICC International Panel of Match Referees.
China's state-run media said they're pretty confident Indians won't be able to actually boycott Chinese products. Even as Prime Minister Modi said the decision should be left up to the sooj-bhooj of the public, China is unfazed.
Could India really be headed for a structural crash? One of Modi's top advisers has said India might be staring at a crisis because of which the country could soon get ensnared in the middle-income trap.
The country is running out of RoohAfza...the shortage of Rooh Afza in the peak of summer and in the beginning of Ramzaan had the social media buzzing. Pakistan, surprisingly, has offered to come to our rescue.
A non-political interview everyone is talking about, a tug-of-war over a hotel sale, a legend's birthday and details into an attack that has shaken up the sub continent, here is today's daily rundown....
A local Islamist extremist group called the National Thowheeth Jamaath is suspected to be behind the easter bombings in the island nation that has so far claimed nearly 300 people, government spokesman Rajitha Senaratne said Monday lives.
The second phase of the great India vote is tomorrow, and voters in Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, Maharashtra and UP are gearing up for the big day. By tomorrow evening, the fates of candidates in 95 seats will be sealed in EVMs.
Indian equity indices closed at record highs as investors weighed on earnings growth and election outcome (Pro Modi it seems). The Sensex hit an all-time high of 39,277.96, and the NSE Nifty jumped 96.7 points to a record 11,787.05.
Sniper gun, broken EVMs, missing voter ids, Namo packets and hot-headed jawans, if you go by how the first day of voting in elections 2019 is going, India's got its hands full. 91 Lok Sabha seats are up for grabs in this phase and we have some big names whose fate is at stake.
The Congress manifesto has the much-talked about NYAY promise of Rs 72,000 a year for the poorest of poor, a job pledge to fill 20 lakh vacancies, a separate Budget for Farmers, which is promising, a healthcare system that ropes in private players, a tweaked GST...but what could ruffle some nationalist feathers is the offer to review Afspa, troop levels in Kashmir and amending the contentious British-era law of Section 124A of IPC that defines sedition.
The Sensex rose for the third straight session to a record high on waning growth concerns. There's buzz that the RBI will announce its second interest rate cut this year and Modi ji will probably clear the poll test, these two things lifted the sentiment on the country.
Acting US defence secretary Patrick Shanahan warned any nations contemplating anti-satellite (ASAT) weapons tests like the one India carried out on Wednesday that they risk making a “mess” in space because of debris fields they can leave behind.
What can happen in one hour? Not much unless you have been tracking the bourses today. The gloom made way for a surprise zoom in last hour trade, wiping out most of the losses in the last two trading sessions.
L&T's CFO R Shankar Raman chipped in with one more filmi depiction, calling the whole outburst by Mindtree as a one-sided love story that, just like Hindi films, becomes a compelling two-sided love story, and the family lives happily ever after.
आईटी-सॉफ्टवेयर सेक्टर को छोड़ भी दें तो इलेक्ट्रॉनिक्स, इलेक्ट्रिकल या मैकेनिकल
इंजीनियरिंग की स्ट्रीम में जॉब्स, पासआउट्स के मुकाबले बहुत कम हैं. भर्ती के मामले में सिविल
इंजिनियरों की भी बुरी हालत है.
China's exports to India account for only 2 per cent of its total exports. So even if Indians boycott all the goods imported form China, it will not make as big an impact on China as to bring it to its knees before India.
The likes of Felicity Huffman (From desperate housewives), Lori Loughlin have been in named in this scam where they apparently paid college prep officials to gin up applications for their kids into top colleges.
The Indian equity benchmarks made a comeback as investors looked beyond Trump’s tariff tantrums and switched their focus on May 23. The S&P BSE Sensex and the NSE Nifty 50 have both climbed around 2.7 percent so far this year.
India has just done Saudi Arabia a very rare favour. Modi government has raised Saudi's quota in Indian skies by a whopping 40%. That would mean Prince Salman's much-hyped visit was not only optics, after all.
Babur made his way into a crucial Ayodhya hearing at the Supreme court today. The court while reserving its order on the issue of referring the title case to mediator, said it cannot undo what Babur had done, adding that it can only decide what happens in the present.
The preferential trade status allows India duty-free entry for $5.6 billion worth of the country's exports to the United States. India is the world's largest beneficiary of this program and ending its participation would be the strongest punitive action for us since Trump took office in 2017.