China claims majority of UNSC members voiced concerns over situation in Kashmir

New Delhi, Jan. 17 -- China on Friday defended its decision to raise the Kashmir issue at the UN Security Council earlier this week describing it as a "goodwill" gesture aimed at de-escalating tension... Read More

Race heats up for top Karnataka Cong post

New Delhi, Jan. 17 -- Congress' leader of the opposition in Karnataka, Siddaramaiah, is pursuing hard to instate a candidate of his choice as state party president and help him retain control over the... Read More

Reliance Industries Q3 net profit rises 13.5% to record Rs.11,640 crore

Mumbai, Jan. 17 -- Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL) reported rise of 13.5% in net profit at Rs.11,640 for the period ended 31 December, 2019, its highest ever in any quarter, as against Rs.10,251 crore i... Read More

Stocks to Watch: Yes Bank, RIL, Bharti Airtel, Vodafone, TCS, Adani Enterprises

New Delhi, Jan. 17 -- Here's a list stocks that may be in news on Friday: Bharti Airtel and Vodafone Idea: The Supreme Court on Thursday rejected the plea of Bharti Airtel Ltd and Vodafone Idea Ltd t... Read More

Kerala Tourism draws flak for beef post on Twitter

New Delhi, Jan. 17 -- The official Twitter handle of Kerala Tourism, with over 1.9 million followers, invited ire from a section of netizens for their post about a beef dish eaten in Kerala. Called Be... Read More

Opinion | Maoist rebellion: policy fade-out, policy fade-in

New Delhi, Jan. 17 -- With surging protests against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act 2019 and the National Register of Citizens, and the government's knee-jerk approach to dealing with democratic queri... Read More

No improvement in state of mental health patients, despite legislation

New Delhi, Jan. 17 -- More than two years after the Mental Health Act, 2017, was passed, life of the mentally ill in India, especially of women, has not improved. While the provisions of the Act disco... Read More

Government red flags 40,000 businesses for excess tax rebate claims

New Delhi, Jan. 17 -- GST authorities have zeroed in on about 40,000 companies for claiming excess or wrongful tax rebates, who will now be pursued for recovery of tax dues, said a government official... Read More

TCS growth engine nearly grinds to a halt in Q3, pricey valuations in question

New Delhi, Jan. 17 -- Tata Consultancy Services Ltd (TCS) reported a mere 0.3% sequential growth in revenues in constant currency terms, far lower than the close to 1% growth analysts were expecting. ... Read More

Reliance Industries Q3 net profit rises 13.5% to Rs.11,640 cr

Mumbai, Jan. 17 -- Mukesh Ambani-owned Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL) reported a consolidated net profit of Rs.11,640 for the period ended 31 December, 2019 as against Rs.10,251 for the same quarter la... Read More