Archive for March 15th, 2019

Priyanka excited over Women in the World Summit

New York   Mar 15:  Actress Priyanka Chopra is looking forward to engaging in interesting conversations at the 2019 Women in the World Summit, which will also be attended by Brie Larson and Ashley Judd.

Priyanka has been added to the star-studded list of speakers at the event. She will…

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Sreesanth ban issue will be taken up at CoA meeting: Vinod Rai

New Delhi, Mar 15 (PTI) The life ban on S Sreesanth will be discussed when the Committee of Administrators running Indian cricket meets next after the Supreme Court asked the BCCI to reconsider the punishment handed to the pacer for his alleged involvement in the 2013 IPL spot-fixing scandal…

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Rupee appreciates 20 paise to 69.14 vs USD in early trade

Mumbai, Mar 15 (PTI) The rupee appreciated by 20 paise to 69.14 against the US dollar in opening trade Friday, driven by sustained foreign fund inflows and higher opening of domestic equities.

The rupee opened at 69.28 at the interbank forex market, then gained further ground and touched…

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Poll 2019 will have three players BJP, Congress & Regional Parties

Are we going for a presidential form of contest or a contest for 542 seats of Lok Sabha. This question is being asked by many as our electronic channels are spending hours showing the respective popularity of Prime Minister  Narendra Modi and Congress leader Mr Rahul Gandhi. Mr Gandhi has…

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Nobody has hurt India’s global reputation more than Modi govt: Cong

New Delhi, Mar 15 (PTI) Nobody has hurt India’s global reputation and credibility more than the Modi government, the Congress alleged on Friday after over 100 economists and social scientists expressed concerns over “political interference” in statistical data in the country.

As many as 108 economists and social scientists…

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YSR Congress leader Vivekananda Reddy found dead

Amaravati (AP), Mar 15 (PTI) Y S Vivekananda Reddy, former minister and younger brother of former Andhra Pradesh CM Y S Rajasekhara Reddy, was Friday found dead at his residence in Kadapa district of Andhra Pradesh, with family members alleging that the death was not natural.

Vivekananda Reddy’s personal…

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Goa polls: Mining impasse won’t affect our prospects, says BJP

Panaji, Mar 15 (PTI) The ruling BJP has said closure of the mining sector in Goa will not have a negative impact on its chances in the Lok Sabha polls or bypolls in three Assembly seats.

Mining came to a standstill in March last year after the Supreme Court quashed…

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Sorted with our WC 11: Kohli

Indian skipper says team management is clear about India’s World Cup playing combination

New Delhi Mar 15:  Even though the idea of experimenting with options available for the United Kingdom bound flight for the ICC World Cup which starts from May 30th in cricket’s birthplace didn’t really…

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Deputy High Commissioner visits Birmingham research experts

London Mar 15  : Deputy High Commissioner visits Birmingham research experts  A top UK Government diplomat in India led a mission of Indian IT chief executives who visited the University of Birmingham to discover how they might work with its research experts in bringing their businesses to Britain.

Deputy High Commissioner…

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Wholesale inflation rises to 2.93 pc in February

New Delhi Mar 15 PTI:   Inflation based on wholesale prices inched up to 2.93 per cent in February over the previous month on account of firming up of prices of food items, including vegetables and cereals, according to government data released on Thursday.

The Wholesale Price Index (WPI)-based…

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