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O2 Power to buy stake in Hero Future Energies' Rajasthan SPV

NEW DELHI, Feb. 27 -- O2 Power, promoted by European alternative asset manager EQT and Temasek, is acquiring a 49% stake in Rahul Munjal-led Hero Future Energies Pvt. Ltd's special purpose vehicle (SP... Read More


Uttarakhand glacial burst update: Death toll rises to 72, rescue op underway

New Delhi, Feb. 27 -- The death toll in the Uttarakhand glacier burst incident has reached 72 as two more bodies and 30 parts of human bodies were recovered from the debris, according to the state gov... Read More


German radio host apologises for comparing K-pop band BTS to Covid

Dhaka, Feb. 27 -- A German radio host has apologised after comparing K-pop group BTS to the coronavirus during a live broadcast. Matthias Matuschik said he did not intend to "racially insult," adding... Read More


US, UK, 11 other OECD countries 'concerned' over Bangladesh writer Mushtaq's death

Dhaka, Feb. 27 -- They also demanded "a swift, transparent, and independent inquiry into the full circumstances" in a joint statement on Friday. "We understand that he had been denied bail on several... Read More


India vs England: That's the way the pitch crumbles

India, Feb. 27 -- England captain Joe Root would have laughed, had someone backed him to take the most economical five-wicket haul by a spinner in Test cricket's 144-year history ahead of the day-nigh... Read More


COVID : 20 new cases, one death in UT

Puducherry, Feb. 27 -- As many as 20 more persons were tested positive for Coronavirus and one died since the last 24 hours, ending at 10 AM on Saturday, taking the tally of COVID infection cases to 3... Read More


Countdown begins for PSLV-C51/Amazonia-1 mission

Chennai, Feb. 27 -- The 22.5 hour countdown for tomorrow's launch of PSLV-C51, which would be carrying 637 kg Brazillian Satellite Amazonia-1 and 18 co-passenger satellites, began at 0854 hrs on Satu... Read More


Uttarakhand glacial burst: Death toll rises to 72

Chamoli (Uttarakhand), Feb. 27 -- : The death toll in the Uttarakhand glacier burst incident has reached 72 as two more bodies and 30 parts of human bodies were recovered from the debris, according to... Read More


Coal scam case: Kolkata-based businessman Randhir Barnwal summoned by CBI

New Delhi, Feb. 27 -- The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has summoned Kolkata-based businessman Randhir Barnwal in connection with the coal scam case. The CBI on Friday conducted raids at mult... Read More


141 farmers died by suicide in last 10 months, says Chhattigarh government

India, Feb. 27 -- A total of 141 farmers died by suicide in Chhattisgarh in 10 months from April 2020 to February 1, 2021 due to different reasons, the state government told the legislative assembly o... Read More