Archive for January 4th, 2018

Bengal Governor condemns assault on teachers in Kolkata college

Kolkata, Jan 4 :  West Bengal Governor Keshri Nath Tripathi on Wednesday condemned the incident of agitation by the student’s union in the Charuchandra College here and urged the students to show “student-like courtesy” towards the teachers.

A teacher and a non-teaching staff of the college were allegedly…

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Idea Cellular approves raising Rs 3,250 crore

Mumbai, Jan 4 :  Idea Cellular board on Thursday approved raising Rs 3,250 crore through a preference share issue to promoters, the company announced.

Separately, the company’s board has also constituted a committee of Board members to evaluate potential routes for raising further capital of up to Rs 3…

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‘New’ RCOM to be India’s largest B2B business: Anil Ambani

New Delhi, Jan 4 :  The “new” Reliance Communications (RCOM) will be “capex light” and emerge as India’s largest B2B (business-to-business) entity that is “focussed on the global and enterprise business”, according to Reliance Group Chairman Anil Ambani.
It will also have a “strong strategic partner coming in…

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Rs 29,999 Honor View 10 in India on January 8

New Delhi, Jan 4 :  Taking on OnePlus 5T, Chinese telecom giant Huawei’s sub-brand Honor on Thursday announced that bezel-less View 10 smartphone with an Artificial Intelligence (AI)-enabled chipset — the first from Honor — will arrive in India for Rs 29,999 (6GB+128 GB variant) on January…

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Millennials spend more on travel than seniors: Survey

New Delhi, Jan 4 : Millennials are on the move, and willing to spend on leisure trips as compared to people belonging to the older age group, reveals a survey.

The survey was conducted by Phocuswright study, which is co-commissioned by ixigo, a travel marketplace. Over 2,700 travellers took…

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Loved travelling in convertible car: Nushrat

Mumbai, Jan 4 : Actress Nushrat Bharucha says she loved travelling in a convertible while shooting for the song “Subah subah” from her forthcoming film “Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety”.

The makers released the song on Wednesday. In the video of the single, Nushrat can be seen driving in a convertible…

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Need a travelling coach, physio to break into top-100: Ankita

Pune, Jan 4 (PTI) Enduring a stagnation on the professional circuit, India’s top woman singles player Ankita Raina says she can certainly break into the top-100 barrier but for that to happen she needs a travelling coach and physio.

She has remained in same rankings bracket in the…

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Japan’s Abe: N Korea should change course, end nuke programme

Tokyo, Jan 4 (AP) Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe says North Korea should change its policies to help enrich its people.

Abe told reporters today that Japan would do its utmost, working with the US and South Korea, to pressure Pyongyang to shift its course and end its missile tests…

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BJP starts campaign to capture North-East

Politically year 2018 is going to determine the outcome of the next general elections scheduled for 2019. Beginning with assembly elections in three states of northeast namely Tripura, Meghalaya and Nagaland, 2018 shall end with five more contests in Karnataka, Mizoram, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh and Rajasthan.

It is worth a…

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Dia Mirza excited about Sanjay Dutt biopic

New Delhi, Jan 4:  Actress-producer Dia Mirza is excited to work on Rajkumar Hirani’s yet untitled Sanjay Dutt biopic, but doesnt want to take stress by thinking how it will take her “career as an actor in a new direction”.

Dia will be seen playing the role of…

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