CBI books Hyd-based construction company for alleged bank fraud

Hyderabad, Dec. 18 -- The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Friday registered a case against Hyderabad-based construction company Transstroy (India) Limited, for alleged bank fraud to the exten... Read More

'Repeal farm laws', top economists write to Agri minister Tomar

New Delhi, Dec. 18 -- Months after the farmers spent protesting against the impracticality of the farm laws approved by the Centre, a group of top economists appealed to the Union agricultural ministe... Read More

Chandrababu Naidu challenges Jagan to hold a referendum over Amaravati

Amaravati, Dec. 17 -- Telugu Desam Party president N Chandrababu Naidu on Thursday challenged YSR Congress party president and Andhra Pradesh chief minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy to hold a referendum o... Read More

SC asserts farmers' right to protest; moots setting up committee for discussion

New Delhi, Dec. 17 -- Asserting the farmers' fundamental right to protest against the Centre's farm laws, the Supreme Court (SC) on Thursday raised a proposal to set up an independent and impartial co... Read More

Another protesting farmer dies at Delhi border amid cold wave

New Delhi, Dec. 17 -- Yet another farmer, one of the thousands who are protesting against the Centre's farm laws, passed away at the Delhi-Haryana border on Thursday morning, reports said. The 37-year... Read More

Eluru mystery illness: Govt says pesticide residues in water caused outbreak

Eluru, Dec. 16 -- The outbreak of the mysterious disease in West Godavari district's Eluru was caused by the pesticide residues in drinking water, the Andhra Pradesh government on Wednesday. The town ... Read More

India will be among top three economies of the world, Ambani tells Zuckerberg

Mumbai, Dec. 16 -- Even while the domestic economy is showing very little signs of recovery and growth, India's richest man Mukesh Ambani on Tuesday reaffirmed his belief that India will grow to be am... Read More

Rajnikanth to make political debut with 'Makkal Sevai Katchi': Reports

Chennai, Dec. 15 -- Tamil actor Rajnikanth is all set to make his political debut with his party registered with the Election Commission of India named 'Makkal Sevai Katchi' (People's Service Party), ... Read More

Facebook refrained from banning Bajrang Dal over business, safety concerns: Report

Hyderabad, Dec. 14 -- Despite being qualified as a "dangerous organization" and flagged for hate speech, Facebook refrained from taking action against Hindutva nationalist organization Bajrang Dal due... Read More

Tata Group likely to bid for Air India; Adani, Hinduja Group also in fray

New Delhi, Dec. 14 -- Over six decades after its exit, India's salt-to-software conglomerateTata Groupis likely to submit an expression of interest (EoI) to bid for debt-laden national carrierAir Indi... Read More