Archive for October 27th, 2017

Sensex ends at new peak, posts best weekly gain since Jan 27

Mumbai, Oct 27 (PTI) Benchmark Sensex edged up 10 points on the first session of the November derivatives series today to close at a life high of 33,157 on sustained buying in healthcare, infra and auto counters amid positive global cues.

The key index closed at record highs for…

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A suburban railway network for Bengaluru on cards: Goyal

New Delhi, Oct 27 (PTI) The Railways is working on a proposal to create a suburban railway network for Bengaluru, much like the one in Mumbai, to decongest the city and link it to the airport, Railway Minister Piyush Goyal said today.

Goyal said the idea was suggested to him…

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Jaganmohan Reddy writes to President on defection

Hyderabad  October 27 (ANI): Yuvajana Shramika Rythu Congress Party (YSRCP) President Jaganmohan Reddy wrote a letter to President Ram Nath Kovind on Friday over the issue of migrated party leaders into Telugu Desam Party(TDP).

Reddy stated in his letter, “The Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh who despite enjoying full…

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DRDO & MKU sign ToT agreement for ballistic protection technology

New Delhi,Oct 27 :  DMSRDE (DRDO) one of the premier laboratories of NS&M cluster has successfully designed and developed Bullet Proof Jackets as per GSQR 1438. After the successful ballistic trials, a ToT (Transfer of Technology) Agreement was signed with MKU Ltd. , at a ceremony at DRDO Bhavan…

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Facebook launches Workplace Chat app for desktop

San Francisco, Oct 27:  Facebook on Thursday launched the desktop version of its Workplace Chat app that can be downloaded by anyone on PC, Mac, Android or iOS.
“Now, we’re offering a messaging-focused experience through Workplace Chat, both on desktop and mobile,” said Julien Codorniou, Vice President, Workplace…

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UK keen on expanding bilateral trade with India: Minister

London, Oct 27 (PTI) Britain is keen on expanding its trade with India, a minister said today, asserting that there is scope to further strengthen the “thriving” bilateral economic relationship.

Minister of State for Asia and the Pacific in the Foreign and Commonwealth Office Mark Field, who recently returned from…

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Tamannaah to copy Rajinikanth on ‘Lip Sing Battle’

Mumbai, Oct 27 : Actress Tamannaah Bhatia will copy superstar Rajinikanth on TV show “Lip Sing Battle”.

“This is my tribute to a person who has been my childhood inspiration. It was one of the most challenging roles I’ve ever played so far,” Tamannaah said in a statement.

“In fact…

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Web content is modern, progressive: Sukhmani Sadana

Mumbai, Oct 27 : Actress Sukhmani Sadana, currently seen in the second season of the web series “Love Bytes”, feels the internet medium is the future of entertainment as the content is modern and progressive.

“Web is the new way forward. For the kind of content that writers and producers want…

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CBI books Karnataka minister in DSP suicide case

Bengaluru, Oct 27 :  The CBI on Thursday registered a case of abetment of suicide against Karnataka Minister K.J. George and two senior state police officials in connection with the suicide of Deputy Superintendent of Police M.K. Ganapathy.

Apart from George, who was earlier the state Home Minister and…

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PM asks IAS trainees to research governance issues

Mussoorie (Uttarakhand), Oct 27(PTI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi today held an interaction with IAS officer trainees here and asked them to research governance issues in depth, so that they could understand those well.

He held the interaction with over 360 officer trainees of the 92nd Foundation Course at the…

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