GENERAL ELECTIONS 2019
Nearly 50,000 General Motors workers slated to go on strike
This comes a day after the manufacturer's four-year contract with workers expired without an agreement on a replacement.
Canada's Justin Trudeau calls general election on October 21
The 47-year-old Justin Trudeau visited Governor General Julie Payette, Canada's ...
Embattled Israeli PM fights for survival in do-over election
Netanyahu, the country's longest-serving prime minister, has dominated the polit...
Stock pick of the week: UltraTech Cement to benefit from government's infra push
Aggressive expansions, increase in market share and focus on improving operational efficiency and profitability have made it a favourite of analysts.
BJP gets cracking on Maharashtra, Haryana, Jharkhand elections
BJP to hold meeting of national general secretaries to discuss assembly polls.
One nation-one language will never be a reality: Jairam Ramesh
Amid calls that the government should first improve road infrastructure before imposing hefty fines for traffic violations, Karjol had recently said good roads were responsible for accidents.
Brent linkage shows rupee to remain rangebound below 72 for rest of 2019
This time we are writing, with data, to argue against excessive pessimism.
Overall representation up but India drops out of top 300 in global rankings
With the increase in number of Indian universities in the overall 1,300-university list from 92 countries, India is the fifth most-represented nation in the rankings, with 56 institutions.
Boris Johnson's bid for early UK general election rejected by MPs
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Wednesday failed to win sufficient parliamentary support for his call for an early election. Members...
Motor cover renewals up 6x on fines
As traffic violators start paying hefty penalties under the new Motor Vehicles Act 2019, renewal of vehicle insurance policies has a seen an increase of more than 50% in the last few days.
China's BRI dominates Euro-Asian Economic Forum 2019
The Belt and Road Initiative is a mega project taken up by China through which it aims to revive the old 'Silk Route' connecting several countries in Asia and Europe.
PM Modi to address annual UN General Assembly session on Sep 27
According to an updated list of speakers for the General Debate of the 74th session of the UN General Assembly (UNGA), Modi will address the high-level session on the morning of September 27.
Essential to hold elections in Congress for most leadership posts, including CWC: Tharoor
In appointing Gandhi, the party has gone for its most capable option as interim president, Tharoor said.
Wall Street gains on easing trade concerns, euro zone stimulus
The ECB approved a new stimulus package on Thursday, cutting deposit rates by 10 basis points to a record low
Ram Jethmalani (1923-2019): The lawyer who pulled no punches and fought hard for all his clients
Jethmalani would take up high-profile cases that many other prominent lawyers would loath to accept.
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