Archive for May 7th, 2019

Priyanka attacks Modi, says Duryodhana too had such arrogance

Ambala (Har), May 7 (PTI) In a veiled attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra Tuesday said the Mahabharata character Duryodhana too had such arrogance .

Addressing a public meeting here, she also criticised Modi for calling her late father and former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi Bhrashtachari…

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Reality check for Chacko

While the Congress leader’s assertion that the Nehru-Gandhis are the ‘first family’ goes against our democratic ethos, their transgressions are now precedents followed by others

Although the Congress was in the vanguard of the freedom movement, many of its members are still not comfortable with the core values…

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Wipro, R3 Build Blockchain-Based Solution Prototype to Power Digital Currency in Thailand

East Brunswick, New Jersey, United States & Bangalore, May 7:  Wipro Limited, a leading global information technology, consulting, and business process services company, today announced that the company, in partnership with R3, the enterprise blockchain software firm, has developed a blockchain-based solution prototype to enable digital currency for interbank…

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Essar Steel shareholder seeks rejection of ArcelorMittal bid for co

New Delhi May 7, PTI:  An Essar Steel’s majority shareholder Tuesday moved NCLAT seeking rejection of ArcelorMittal’s Rs 42,000 crore bid of the bankrupt company, alleging that its promoter Lakshmi Mittal hid his association with loan defaulting firms run by his brothers, that made his firm ineligible…

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Tabu joins ‘Jawaani Jaaneman’

Mumbai May 7, PTI:   Tabu has joined the cast of light-hearted family comedy, “Jawaani Jaaneman”, featuring Saif Ali Khan, the makers announced Tuesday.

The actors are reuniting after a gap of 20 years. The last worked in “Hum Saath Saath Hain”. They have also worked in “Tu Chor Main…

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Amitabh Bachchan, Emraan Hashmi’s thriller to start rolling on May 10

Mumbai May 7 PTI:  Megastar Amitabh Bachchan and Emraan Hashmi’s untitled mystery thriller will go on floors on May 10, here.

The film, produced by Anand Pandit Motion Pictures and Saraswati Entertainment Private Limited, will be helmed by Rumi Jaffrey.

This is the first time Bachchan and Emraan will…

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GMR to raise USD 350 million via bonds for Delhi airport

Hyderabad, May 7 (PTI) Delhi International Airport Ltd, a GMR group company, plans to raise USD 350 million through 10 year senior secured bonds for the airport expansion programme and Moody’s has assigned a Ba2 rating for the proposed bonds.

Proceeds from the proposed bond would be used to…

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Alia Bhatt has always been my idol: Ananya Pandey

New Delhi, May 7 (PTI) Newcomer Ananya Pandey says she hopes to grow into a versatile artiste like her idol, Alia Bhatt some day.

The 20-year-old actor is set to make her big Bollywood debut this Friday with “Student of the Year 2”, a sequel to the 2012…

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BJP warns of protests over Karna govt’s “apathy” towards

Bengaluru, May 7 (PTI) The BJP in Karnataka took potshots at the Congress-JDS coalition government dubbing it as “dead” over its “apathy” towards drought relief measures and warned of state-wide agitations if no action was taken in two to three days.

Alleging that those in the government were…

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