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

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

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

Separate religion demand for Ayya Vazhi raised in Kanyakumari, BJP's sole constituency in Tamil Nadu

Nagercoil/Tamil Nadu, March 21 -- The head of 'Ayya Vazhi', a reformist spiritual sect that has a significant following in southern Tamil Nadu, has raised the demand for separate religion status ahead... Read More

Government will take over Pan Borneo Highway, says Sabah CM

KOTA KINABALU, March 21 -- The Pan Borneo Highway project will continue without the participation of the private sector, said Sabah Chief Minister Datuk Seri Shafie Apdal. Responding to a report in T... Read More

Crop-guzzling insect threatens to cost farmers from India to Thai billions of dollars: UN warns

United Nations, March 21 -- A crop-guzzling insect, which has moved from its native Americas to Asia, threatens to cost farmers from India to Thailand billions of dollars in lost production, the UN fo... Read More

Pakistan student kills professor over mixed reception

Islamabad, March 21 -- A Pakistani student was arrested Wednesday after stabbing his professor to death for organising a mixed-gender reception at a government college, police said. Associate profess... Read More