Assam CM Sonowal asks social media volunteers to reach out to people
Sonowal has started reaching out to different student organisations. He met the representatives of All Koch Rajbongshi Students Union and Tai Ahom Coordination Committee on Monday. He met a delegation of All Adivasi Students’ Association of Assam (AASAA) on Tuesday.
Share market update: Media shares mixed; ZEEL down 1%
The Nifty Media index was trading 0.14 per cent down at 1794.8.
Stock market update: 13 stocks hit 52-week lows on NSE
Benchmark index NSE Nifty was trading 40.40 points down at 12241.8, while the BSE Sensex was trading 116.88 points down at 41509.76.
Pakistan state media hints at OIC summit in Islamabad contradicting reports of Saudi as venue
Pakistan state-run media said on Sunday that Islamabad may host the meeting in April, although earlier reports said Saudi Arabia, which holds the Presidency of the OIC currently, would play host following an assurance by its foreign minister during a visit to the Pakistani capital last week.
Share market update: Media shares decline; Zee Media slips 5%
The Nifty Media index was trading 0.53 per cent down at 1732.15 .
Noida on CAA alert, social media posts being monitored
The police carried out flag march in parts of the twin cities, distributed pamphlets which had details related to the controversial law to people, at public places, even as social media was being monitored to check rumour mongering.
Political, business bigwigs suffer setback in Delhi HC in 2019
The list include senior Congress leaders like Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi in the National Herald case and Chidambaram in the INX media case. Corporate scams such as AgustaWestland VVIP Chopper deal, Aircel Maxis, AirAsia and 2G spectrum allocation too hogged the limelight in the high court in the year going by.
Police station torched in Lucknow; Media vans destroyed; One dead
A pitched battle between the crowd and the police took place, with many more protesters emerging from the narrow alleys to join the mob on the street. A PAC van was targeted, along with police motorcycles, and the Madeh Ganj police outpost was torched.
New Year's Eve: Google bids adieu to 2019 with a colourful New Year's Eve doodle
Google, on Tuesday, unveiled a colourful New Year's Eve doodle. It featured fireworks in five shades, froggy - the weather frog - and a bird...
Share market update: Media shares jump; Dish TV surges 9%
The Nifty Media index was trading 1.5 per cent up at 1792.95 .
Delhi courts see big names in politics, biz in 2019: P Chidambaram, Shivakumar, Vadra, Singh brothers
The year saw them dealing with several other cases involving big names like Robert Vadra, son-in-law of Congress party chief Sonia Gandhi; ex-BBP MLA Barjesh Thakur; former Union minister MJ Akbar; Ratul Puri, nephew of Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath; and former promoters of Fortis Healthcare Malvinder and Shivinder Singh.
12 firms to list commercial papers worth Rs 8,215 crore on BSE
Till date, 50 issuers have done 182 issuances of commercial papers and have successfully listed CPs of Rs 70,210 crore on the BSE.
For the love of travelling, reading & writing: Ed Sheeran announces break from music, social media
Sheeran registered his third No. 1 album on the Billboard 200 this year.
Share market update: Media shares mixed; Dish TV gains 2%
The Nifty Media index was trading 0.12 per cent up at 1768.05 .
DPIIT to soon issue clarification on 26 per cent FDI in digital media sector
There are mainly two issues -- how the FDI policy of the sector would treat news aggregators and what would happen to those digital media companies where overseas investment is over 26 per cent -- that need clarification. On these matters, the department is expected to issue clarification soon, a source said.
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