GENERAL ELECTIONS 2019
German onshore wind turbine growth slowed sharply in 2019
Wind power is one of the most important drivers of Germany's transition to renewable energy and a related target for green energy to reach 65% of electricity production by 2030 will be missed at the current rate of turbine growth.
Cholamandalam Financial Holdings Q3 profit up 5% at Rs 430 crore
The company had reported a profit of Rs 408.65 crore in the year-ago period.
People want to hear facts about economy, not abuse and rhetoric: Chidambaram to PM Modi
Claiming that the PM and his ministers seem to be cut...
From small meetings to video campaign in PVR, BJP focuses on personal connect with voters
Shah and Nadda would be addressing three rallies every day in Delhi based on their availability. Apart from that senior leaders such as Rajnath Singh, Nitin Gadkari, Smriti Irani would also join the campaign. Gadkari would start campaigning from Wednesday and will be available for four days while Rajnath would address rallies over a week.
Battery storage, smart grid and efficiency companies raised over $536 million through venture capital in 2019
Log 9 Materials, a developer of aluminum fuel cell technology – raised $3.5 million from Exfinity Venture Partners and Sequoia Capital India while, LivGuard Energy Technologies - an automotive products to batteries company - raised $32 million from ChrysCapital and Ncubate.
Sharjeel Imam, anti-CAA activist accused of sedition, arrested in Bihar
The PhD student at the Jawaharlal Nehru University's Centre for Historical Studies has been booked in sedition cases lodged across several states for alleged "inflammatory" speeches made during protests against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act.
Tours, image makeover as Congress plans return of Rahul Gandhi
To recoup his leadership through an image makeover, Gandhi will embark on tours across states to address rallies on the ‘bread and butter’ grievances of people and in defense of the Indian Constitution, at a time when national politics is delicately placed due to the economic slowdown and the political/social churn over the CAA-NRC-NPR planks of the Narendra Modi regime.
Gold, international mutual funds offer 20% returns in 2019. What should be your strategy?
If you are convinced about the efficacy of these `diversifiers,' you may consider allocating a small part of your portfolio to them, only if you have a sizeable portfolio.
Delhi Elections: Nitish Kumar slams Pavan Varma for questioning JD(U)-BJP tie-up
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Thursday slammed party leader Pavan Varma for publicly questioning the JD(U)'s tie-up with the BJP for Delhi assembly elections, saying he was "free to go" wherever he likes.
Delhi Assembly Elections: The battle for the capital
Doles have been a major selling point for AAP in Delhi. But can the party be confident of victory?
Draw up plan in a week to de-criminalise politics: SC to EC
A bench comprising Justices RF Nariman and S Ravindra Bhat was hearing a contempt petition — filed by BJP leader Ashwini Upadhyay and NGO Public Interest Foundation — against the poll body for failing to check criminalisation of politics.
Delhi: How relief on electricity bills is powering election campaigns
Subsidised power became available after AAP came to power in 2015, and since August 2019, the state government has fully freed consumption up to 200 units of electricity and partly subsidised utilisation of 201-400 units.
Jet Airways, IndiGo, Spicejet slip as air passenger traffic growth tumbles in 2019
Domestic air passenger traffic in December 2019 increased by 2.56 per cent YoY to 1.30 cr.
PNB shelves plan to sell housing finance unit
PNB's holding in PNB Housing is set to fall to around 27.5% from the current 32.43% when the later issues fresh shares to raise about Rs 1500 crore. PNB will not subscribe to the issue.
Ranjit Kumar Dass re-elected as Assam BJP chief
Dass has been instrumental in taking BJP organisations in different corners of the state. BJP in Assam has membership strength of 42 lakh.
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