Going places: Traditional Thai massage gets UNESCO heritage status, custodian calls it 'historic'
Krairath Chantrasri, proud custodian of the ancient skill, takes great pride in the discipline.
House Judiciary approves Trump impeachment charges
Impeachment charges against President Donald Trump went to the full House on Friday, follo...
US House panel approves 2 scaled-down charges against Trump
The charges of abuse of power and obstruction of Congress, which form the Article...
Trump approves US-China trade deal to halt December 15 tariffs
Global stocks hit a record high and bond yields climbed on optimism over trade.
Under partial credit guarantee scheme: Govt aims at approving proposals worth Rs 20,000 crore over next two weeks
Govt aims to propel retail which will help pick the economy up from a six-year low growth rate.
CCI approves stake buy in SBI General Insurance by Napean Opportunities, Honey Wheat
The transaction involves acquisition of 16.01 per cent paid-up share capital of SBI General Insurance by Napean Opportunities and 9.99 per cent by Honey Wheat Investment Ltd, the CCI said in two separate statements.
Administrative, financial approval given for 12 new nuclear reactors for power generation: Government
During the Question Hour in the Rajya Sabha, Union minister for Atomic Energy Jitendra Singh said there are presently nine reactors under construction and pre-project activities are in progress at the 12 reactors accorded sanction.
CCI approves subscription of Piramal Enterprises' compulsory convertible debentures by CDPQ
Piramal Enterprises in a regulatory filing in October said its board has approved raising of Rs 5,400 crore through a rights issue and preferential allotment of compulsory convertible debentures (CCDs).
Future Supply shares rise as CCI approves 22% stake acquisition by Nippon Express
The shares appreciated 5.98 per cent to Rs 529 on the NSE.
Cabinet approves launch of Bharat Bond ETF
Bharat Bond ETF will be the first corporate ETF bond to be launched in India. The details of companies in the ETF will be finalised later.
Union Cabinet clears 6 bills including Citizenship Amend. Bill
The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved six bills including the Citizenship Amendment Bill and extended reservation for SCs and STs in the L...
Bharti Airtel board approves fundraising of $3 billion via debt and equity
Airtel will launch one or more QIPs or OFS or a combination of similar offers to raise $2 billion.
Rural India achieved 100 pc ODF status: Govt
The Centre launched Swachh Bharat Mission(Grameen on October 2, 2014 with the aim to attain Open Defecation Free (ODF) India by October 2, 2019. "As per the data reported by states/UTs on the online Integrated Management Information System of SBM(G), 10.14 crore individual household toilets have been constructed under the programme as on November 28.
RBI status quo spooks Sensex, but hopes of more govt reforms limit fall
RBI kept interest rates unchanged at 5.15% and also maintained an accommodative stance.
Cabinet approves developing 5-star hotel at Pragati Maidan
The India Trade Promotion Organisation (ITPO), which manages the Pragati Maidan, will undertake a mega project to redevelop the land into a world class International Exhibition and Convention Centre, Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar said.
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