Archive for March 21st, 2018

Surprised at being conferred Padma Shri: Kidambi Shrikanth

New Delhi, March 21: Noted badminton player Kidambi Shrikanth on Tuesday said that he was surprised when he got a call from the government about his selection for the Padma Shri.

“I am really happy and excited at getting the Padma Shri this evening. In fact, I was surprised when…

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Bihar CM does not want me, Lalu to meet: Manjhi

Ranchi (Jharkhand) Mar. 21 (ANI): Former Bihar Chief Minister and Hindustani Awam Morcha-Secular (HAM) head Jitan Ram Manjhi has alleged that state chief minister Nitish Kumar and the Ranchi jail administration have been stopping him from meeting Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad.

Talking to media, Manjhi said…

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Opportunity for opposition parties to defeat BJP

It was a wake-up call for BJP and an indication of opportunity for opposition parties that they could check the juggernaut of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Amit Shah backed by a formidable election machinery and deep pockets provided they pool their resources and form a joint front. Such…

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Rajasthan ambulance service strike intensifies

Jaipur, Mar 21 (PTI) The ongoing state-wide strike of the Rajasthan government ambulance service employees intensified today on the third day following failure of their talks on wage hike yesterday.

“A meeting was held with the state government yesterday, but it proved futile. Employees did not accept 3 per…

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SC directs Jaypee Associates to deposit Rs 200 cr

New Delhi, March 21 :  The Supreme Court on Wednesday directed the Jaypee Associates to deposit Rs 200 crore as a part payment of the amount required to pay the principal amount to 2,800 home buyers seeking refund.

A bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra, Justice A.M. Khanwilkar and…

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Paytm more preferred by Indian professionals than Google: LinkedIn

New Delhi, March 21 :  Professionals in India prefer home-grown tech and mobile Internet companies like Directi, Flipkart and One97 Communications (Paytm) more than global giants like Google and Amazon as their workplace, revealed a new LinkedIn report on Wednesday.

The report includes the ranking of 25 companies in the…

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Sanjay Dutt set for new multi-starrer comedy

Mumbai, March 21 :  Veteran actor Sanjay Dutt has signed up to feature in a multi-starrer comedy entertainer “Blockbuster”. He says he loves the comedy space.

“I have always loved doing comedy. It is the genre that makes me feel at home. The scale of ‘Blockbuster’ is huge and multi…

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