Patanjali considering bidding for Indian Premier League title sponsorship

New Delhi, Aug 10  Baba Ramdev’s Patanjali Ayurved is considering to bid for the title sponsorship of the upcoming Indian Premier League (IPL), according to a company official. The slot of …

Cop killed as teen rams car into patrol vehicle

New Delhi, Aug 10  A constable was killed and another injured after a speeding car driven by an inebriated man rammed into their patrolling vehicle in north Delhi in the early …

Subhasish Bose leaves Mumbai City FC

Mumbai, Aug 10 Indian Super League (ISL) franchise Mumbai City FC on Monday confirmed that its defender Subhasish Bose has left the club. “After two memorable seasons with #TheIslanders, Subhasish Bose …

Salman Khan set to return with hit reality show ‘Bigg Boss 2020’

Mumbai, Superstar Salman Khan will soon return with the next season of the hit reality show “Bigg Boss”, the makers have announced. TV channel Colors shared a promo of the series …

Former India and Mohun Bagan football player Manitombi dies at 39

Kolkata, Former India and Mohun Bagan footballer Manitombi Singh died aged only 39 at his native village near Imphal in Manipur on Sunday. Manitombi was suffering from a prolonged illness and …

Illegal structures on govt land razed in Indore

Indore, Dec 31  Several illegal structures were demolished in Indore on Tuesday as part of the Madhya Pradesh government’s drive against land mafia, a senior civic official said. A garden used …

Railways announces fare hike effective from January 1, 2020

New Delhi, Dec 31 On the New Year’s eve, the railways announced fare hike across its network, excluding suburban trains, effective from January 1, 2020, according to an order issued on …

Prateek Kuhad’s song makes it to Obama’s favourite music of 2019

Los Angeles, Dec 31 Indian singer Prateek Kuhad’s song “cold/mess” has made it to former US President Barack Obama’s favourite music of 2019 line-up. The list, shared by Obama on Twitter …

Karvy Group splits business in two verticals; non-fin businesses to be housed in separate arm

Mumbai, Dec 31 Over a month after it was barred by Sebi from taking new clients for misusing clients’ securities, the troubled Karvy Group on Tuesday announced corporate restructuring to separate …

Core sector output shrinks by 1.5 pc in November

New Delhi, Dec 31  Contracting for the fourth consecutive month, the output of eight core infrastructure industries shrank by 1.5 per cent in November 2019 as five of the eight sectors …

Investors richer by over Rs 11 lakh crore in 2019 stock market rally

New Delhi, Dec 31  Investors became richer by over Rs 11 lakh crore in 2019 helped by a stupendous rally in the stock market where the benchmark Sensex clocked over 14 …

Ircon International, BEML sign pact to explore opportunities in foreign market

New Delhi, Dec 31  State-owned engineering and construction firm Ircon International Ltd on Tuesday said it has entered into a pact with BEML to explore and address opportunities in the overseas …

Sensex falls 304 pts on last trading day but closes 2019 on a high note

Mumbai, Dec 31  Market benchmark Sensex slumped 304 points on the last trading session of 2019, dragged by losses in index-heavyweights Reliance Industries, HDFC twins, ICICI Bank and TCS. After swinging …

Iraq Prime Minister demands protesters leave US embassy ‘immediately’

Baghdad, Dec 31 Iraq’s caretaker premier Adel Abdel Mahdi said on Tuesday that crowds that had stormed the US embassy in anger at deadly US air strikes should leave the compound …

Over 500 people killed in 370 terror attacks in Pakistan in 2019

Islamabad, Dec 31  There were nearly 370 terror attacks in Pakistan in 2019, causing the death of 518 people, according to a report by a think-tank. This is a 30 per …