Archive for April 14th, 2018

GM to cut more than 1,000 US jobs tied to small cars

New York, Apr 14 (AFP) General Motors will cut more than 1,000 jobs in the US tied to production of sedans that are in low demand, the automaker said today.

The cuts will affect GM’s factory in Lordstown, Ohio, where the biggest US automaker produces the Chevrolet Cruze…

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Radhika Apte, Stana Katic to star in female-driven World War-II drama

Los Angeles, April 14 : Indian actress Radhika Apte will join “Castle” star Stana Katic and “Equity” actress Sarah Megan Thomas in an untitled female-driven World War II spy drama where she features as Noor Inayat Khan.

The principal photography (production work) for the drama will start in the spring…

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PM inaugurates first health centre under Ayushman Bharat Scheme

Jangala (Bijapur), Apr 14 (PTI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the first health centre under Ayushman Bharat Scheme here today.

He also inaugurated the first phase of the Bastar Internet scheme under which a 40,000-km-long network of fibre optics cable would be spread across the seven districts…

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Kovind, Modi greet nation on Ambedkar Jayanti, harvest festivals

New Delhi, April 14 (IANS) President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday greeted the nation on the occasions of Ambedkar Jayanti and harvest festivals.
Wishing people on Dalit icon B.R. Ambedkar’s 127th birth anniversary, Kovind tweeted: “Homage to Dr B.R. Ambedkar on his…

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Jammu Bar Association seeks compensation for Kathua victim’s family

Jammu, April 14 :  The Jammu Bar Association on Saturday sought compensation and security for the Kathua rape and murder victim’s family.
The Association made the announcement through a press release.
Association President B.S. Slathia also called for a candlelight vigil here on Saturday evening to press for justice…

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Fortis Healthcare receives ‘expression of interest’ from IHH Healthcare Berhad

Mumbai, April 14 :  Fortis Healthcare on Friday said that it has received “an unsolicited non-binding expression of interest (EoI)” from IHH Healthcare Berhad.

According to a BSE filing, Fortis Healthcare’s Board of Directors received this EoI from IHH Healthcare Berhad for possible due diligence and participation with the…

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How to buy gold during Akshaya Tritya

New Delhi, April 14 :  Purchasing something as precious as gold is an investment in itself, so don’t forget to judge its purity and compare your discounts, especially during the occasion of Akshaya Tritiya which is considered as one of the most auspicious days to buy gold in India, suggest…

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SC dismisses Congress leader’s conviction in defamation case (Lead)

New Delhi/Bhopal, April 14 :  The Supreme Court on Friday dismissed a court order handing two-year jail to a Congress leader in a defamation case for alleging Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan’s family members were involved in the Vyapam scam.

A two-judge bench of Justices…

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Injured Neymar eyeing early return for PSG

Rio de Janeiro, April 14: Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) forward Neymar has said he will be back playing “in a bit more than a month” as he recovers from foot surgery.

The 26-year-old Brazilian has been sidelined since late February, when he cracked the fifth metatarsal in his…

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Regional cinema giving Hindi films a run for its money: Shekhar Kapur

New Delhi, April 14 : Internationally acclaimed Indian filmmaker and the jury chairperson of the 65th National Film Awards, Shekhar Kapur is amazed at the quality and standard of regional cinema and believes that it is giving Hindi cinema a run for its money.

On Friday, Kapur, who announced the awards…

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