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13 August, 2018 11:12 AM India's fuel demand jumps 7.3% in July

India's fuel demand rose 7.3 per cent in July, driven by sharp rise in petrol and diesel consumption. Fuel consumption in July totalled 17.05 million tonnes as compared to 15.88 million tonnes in the same month last year, data from the Petroleum Planning and Analysis Cell (PPAC) of the oil ministry showed. The rise comes on back of a 8.6 percent growth 40

13 August, 2018 5:20 AM Somnath Chatterjee dead: PM Modi, President Kovind, Rahul Gandhi express grief

Political leaders including PM Modi, President Kovind, VP Naidu and Congress chief Rahul Gandhi expressed grief about the saddening incident. New Delhi: Former Lok Sabha Speaker Somnath Chatterjee died on Monday at 89 following a cardiac arrest. Chatterjee, who was admitted in a Kolkata-based private hospital on August 10, breathed his last at 8.15 am. Chatterjee 81

13 August, 2018 4:37 AM Vakrangee plunges nearly 18% on weak June quarter numbers

Shares of Vakrangee plunged nearly 18 percent intraday Monday on the back of poor June quarter numbers. The company's Q1FY19 net profit down 92.2 percent at Rs 13.1 crore versus Rs 168 crore in the same quarter last fiscal. Revenue was down 22.6 percent at Rs 1,011.5 crore versus Rs 1,301.8 crore. The share touched its 52-week high Rs 515.40 and 52-week 43

13 August, 2018 2:02 AM Bakrid 2018: India To Celebrate Eid-ul-Adha On August 23

Bakra Eid, Bakrid or Eid-ul-Adha 2018 will be celebrated across India on August 23, the Jama Masjid said on Sunday. The day is dedicated to the great sacrifice made to the Prophet by his devotee signifying his faith and devotion. The significance of Bakra Eid lies in the sacrifice of an animal which is then feasted upon. The animal is gifted to friends 40

12 August, 2018 8:12 AM Asian Games 2018: Shot Putter Tejinder Toor Confident Of Podium Finish At Asiad

He may be a relative newcomer at the international level, but emerging Indian shot put star Tejinder Pal Singh Toor is exuding loads of confidence as he heads into his maiden Asian Games. The tall, burly athlete from Punjab has enough reasons to be confident. The 23-year-old is one of the best proponents of the shot put in Asia and took the silver medal 95

10 August, 2018 10:49 AM Yamla Pagla Deewana Phir Se Trailer: Dharmendra, Sunny And Bobby Deol, Why You Made The Film Phir Se?

You can totally avoid Yamla Pagla Deewana Phir Se. Yes, please. If you thought the Deols are back with a new dose of entertainment, you're wrong. The trailer of the film, which released recently, claims of having 'bahot saara entertainment,' but there's nothing to look forward to in the film. With some lame jokes and poor dialogues, Dharmendra, Sunny 56

10 August, 2018 5:53 AM Tata Communications declines 6% on poor June quarter numbers

Shares of Tata Communications slipped 6.3 percent intraday Friday as company reported loss in the quarter ended June 2018. The company's Q1FY19 net loss was at Rs 57.95 crore against loss of Rs 120.47 crore, QoQ. The company had reported profit of Rs 32.94 crore in a year ago period. Revenue fell 2.8 percent to Rs 3,912.3 crore versus Rs 4,008.6 crore 42

8 August, 2018 6:37 AM M Karunanidhi donated Gopalapuram house for hospital in 2010

The late DMK leader had donated his posh Gopalapuram locality in Chennai for setting up a hospital for the poor in 2010. Chennai: DMK supremo M Karunanidhi had donated his residence at posh Gopalapuram locality here in 2010 for setting up a hospital for the poor. On the eve of his 86th birthday, he had signed the gift deed donating the house to Annai 39

7 August, 2018 11:24 PM DMK Chief M Karunanidhi Gifted His House In 2010 For A Hospital

The house was donated to Annai Anjugam Trust, (named after his mother) to run a hospital for the poor after his and his wife's lifetime. Departed DMK chief M Karunanidhi gifted his residence at upscale Gopalapuram in Chennai in 2010 for setting up a hospital for the poor. On the eve of his 86th birthday, he donated it to Annai Anjugam Trust, (named after 82

7 August, 2018 5:19 PM Karunanidhi dead: Tamil Nadu declares public holiday on Wednesday, 7-day mourning

The Tamil Nadu government has declared a public holiday on Wednesday to mourn the demise of DMK patriarch M Karunanidhi, who died on Tuesday evening at Kauvery Hospital in Chennai. The state government has also declared official seven-day mourning. All schools across Tamil Nadu have also declared holiday on Wednesday to mourn the demise of the Kalaignar 59