Heavy footfall at 'Odisha Parba 2018' on day two

New Delhi, Sept. 8 -- 'Odisha Parba-2018', a three day-long mega celebration of Odisha's culture, tradition, heritage & cuisine witnessed heavy footfall on its second day. Odisha Parba is organised by... Read More

Parliament passes Lokpal amendment bill

New Delhi, July 29 -- A bill to amend the Lokpal and Lokayukta Act, 2013, was passed by parliament on Thursday doing away with the time limit for public servants to furnish details of their assets and... Read More

New Zealand bans 'military-style' guns after mosque attacks

Bangladesh, March 22 -- Christchurch, Mar 21 (AP/UNB) - The government of New Zealand announced a ban on "military-style" semi-automatic firearms and high-capacity magazines Thursday, just a week afte... Read More

Mother, daughter killed in N'ganj road crash

Narayanganj, March 22 -- A woman and her seven-year-old daughter were killed as a bus rammed a motorbike on Dhaka-Chattogram Highway at Mallikpara of Sonargaon upazila on Thursday night. The deceased... Read More

BJP announces candidates for 99 Assembly constituencies of Odisha

Bhubaneswar, March 22 -- Hours after announcing its first list of candidates for Lok Sabha, the Central Election Committee (CEC) of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) today approved the names of candidates ... Read More

Mamata conveys Holi greetings ; Refrains from participating in festivities as a tribute to slain jawans in Pulwama attack

Kolkata, March 21 -- Refraining from celebrating Holi this year as a tribute to the slain CRPF jawans in the recent Pulwama terror attack, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday conveyed her h... Read More

Smriti Irani flays Priyanka for showing 'disrespect' to Lal Bahadur Shastri

New Delhi, March 21 -- A big row has been sparked off after Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra used a garland given to her to honour the bust of former Prime Minister Lal Bahadur Shastri... Read More

HeidelbergCement 2018 Profit Group Share Rises; Revenue Up 5% - Quick Facts

India, March 21 -- HeidelbergCement (HDELY.PK) reported that its fiscal 2018 Group share of profit rose to 1.14 billion euros from 918 million euros, prior year. Earnings per share improved by 25% to ... Read More

Elior In Talks With PAI Partners On Sale Of Concession Catering Activities

India, March 21 -- Elior Group (ELROF.PK) announced it has recently entered into exclusive discussions with PAI Partners concerning a potential sale of its concession catering activities, which are gr... Read More

European Stocks Seen Up On Fed's Dovish Stance

India, March 21 -- European stocks may open higher on Thursday after the Fed turned more dovish than expected, pushing the treasury yields down to year lows. The U.S. Federal Reserve left interest ra... Read More