'Do everything possible': On Armed Forces Flag Day, Rajnath Singh urges people to contribute
"Today the Nation is observing the Armed Forces Flag Day to honor India's bravehearts who sacrificed their lives while serving the country. We should support their families and do everything possible for their well-being and also for the welfare of India's Ex-Servicemen," Defence Minister Rajnath Singh tweeted.
Amit Shah directs CRPF to keep combat profile young; shift aged troops to light jobs
Union Home Minister Amit Shah recently conducted a revie...
Exim Bank provides USD 500 mn credit to Bangladesh for defence procurement
Export Import Bank of India entered into an agreement on April 11 ...
ESG investing catches investor fancy, forcing India Inc to become compliant
The Indian stock market has been working on this ESG theme for long.
Bears get a shot in the arm on Dalal Street: Will it mean end of the rally?
The Union Budget of 2020 is now going to be the next major turning point for the market
1,113 cases of suspected suicides in armed forces from 2010 to 2019: Govt
Of the total 1,113 cases, 891 took place in the army, 182 in the air force and 40 in the navy, as per the data shared by Minister of State for Defence Shripad Naik in a written reply to a question in Lok Sabha.
Congress raises ITBP incident in Lok Sabha
Raising the issue during Zero Hour at the in Lok Sabha, Congress leader Adhir Chowdhury said while such incidents were unheard of in the Navy and the Air Force, the Army had reported similar incidents.He claimed that such incidents were on the rise in central armed police forces (CAPF) and "may be due to lack of facilities".
Karnataka: Voting begins for by-election in 15 constituencies
The by-elections are being held to fill the vacancies caused by the disqualification of 17 rebel Congress and JD(S) MLAs, whose rebellion led to the collapse of the H D Kumaraswamy-led coalition government in July and paved the way for the BJP to come to power. The BJP needs to win at least six of the 15 seats to remain in majority in the 225-member assembly.
Haier makes a Rs 775 crore bet on Indian arm
The infusion came after the local subsidiary, Haier Appliances India, more than doubled its authorised share capital to Rs 4,000 crore from Rs 1,900 crore, as per the latest regulatory filings made with the Registrar of Companies (RoC).
DHFL bankruptcy: Irdai rules out troubles for two insurance arms; asks insurers to write off exposure
DHFL Pramerica Life, launched in 2008, is a joint venture between DHFL Investments, a wholly-owned arm of DHFL, and Prudential International Insurance Holdings of the US, has Rs 4,675 crore assets under management. DHFL General Insurance, on the other hand, is a fully-owned subsidiary of Wadhawan Global Capital, the holding company of the HDFL Group.
‘We salute our police forces’: Rishi Kapoor, Saina Nehwal, Anupam Kher laud cops for Hyderabad encounter
The news of the encounter broke on Friday morning.
India may force social media platforms to offer user verification
Social media platforms may have to offer an identify-verification option if the Data bill becomes a law.
BookMyShow separates SE Asia Arm
Parent BigTree Entertainment is in the process of closing new $100 million round with Goldman Sachs.
India, US may sign a pact on defence technology sharing at 2+2 Washington meet
It is expected that the two sides will sign the Industrial Security Annex (ISA) that will enable transfer of technology by a US firm to its Indian partners in the private sector. While several US companies, including Lockheed Martin and Boeing, are already working on defence products with Indian partners — mostly to meet offset obligations.
SC dismisses plea by Rustomjee arm Keystone against NGT order
A bench of Justices DY Chandrachud and Ajay Rastogi has upheld NGT’s order in February 2019 penalising the developer for expanding the project’s size without complying with procedure.
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