Category Archives: Business

Tata Motors looking at measures to offset impact of semiconductor shortage

By | August 1, 2021

Tata Motors is looking at various measures, including direct buying from stockists and making changes in the product configurations, to offset the impact of semiconductor shortage on its production activities and sales, a top company official has said. The auto major, which sells models including Nexon, Harrier and Safari in the domestic market, is… Read More »

Top Pak militant killed is Jaish chief’s kin and a Pulawama conspirator

By | July 31, 2021

A top Pakistani terrorist commander of the Jaish-e-Mohammad and a relative of JeM chief Masood Azhar was one of the terrorists killed in an early morning encounter between militants and security forces in South Kashmir’s Pulwama district, officials said on Saturday. “Top most Pakistani terrorist affiliated with proscribed terror outfit JeM, Lamboo, killed in… Read More »

Tokyo Olympics 2021 LIVE, Badminton: Sindhu storms into semifinal

By | July 30, 2021

Reigning world Champion P V Sindhu kept India’s hopes of winning a first-ever Olympic gold in badminton alive as she reached the semifinals of women’s singles with a fighting straight-game win over world no 5 Japanese Akane Yamaguchi at Tokyo Olympics 2021 today. Tokyo 2020 Medal Tally ALSO READ: Tokyo Olympics 2021 India contingent: List of Indian athletes,… Read More »

Tokyo Olympics 2021 LIVE, women’s boxing: Mary Kom’s bout at 3:36 pm IST

By | July 29, 2021

The 26-year-old Indian, who won a silver in the 2016 Rio Olympics, notched up a 21-15, 21-13 win over 13th seed Blichfeldt in a 41-minute match. @Tokyo2020hi Indian contingent has made a winning start on Day 6 of Tokyo Olympics 2021 as archer Atanu Das defeated two-time Olympic Gold medalist Jinhyek Oh of South Korea and advanced to… Read More »

Blinken holds talks with NSA Doval to take India-US ties to ‘next level’

By | July 28, 2021

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Wednesday held talks with National Security Advisor Ajit Doval on a range of bilateral and regional issues with a focus on taking the relationship to the “next level”. It is learnt that the fast-evolving situation in Afghanistan as well as the Indo-Pacific engagement figured in the nearly… Read More »

Canara Bank Q1 net nearly triples to Rs 1,177 cr as provisions dip

By | July 27, 2021

Public sector lender Canara Bank’s net profit rose by 190 per cent to Rs 1,177 crore in the first quarter ended June 2021 (Q1FY22) improvement in non-interest income and dip in provisions for bad loans. The Bengaluru-based public sector lender, had posted net profit of Rs 406 crore during the same quarter last year… Read More »

Covid LIVE: Biological E’s vaccine expected to be launched by Sept-end

By | July 26, 2021

India’s total coronavirus infections stand at 314,112,62 and fatalities at 420,967. The number of people who have recovered from the disease has increased to 305,79,106 while the case fatality rate stands at 1.34 per cent, according to health ministry’s data. World coronavirus updates: Hundreds of children–many under age five–have died in Indonesia from Covid in recent weeks, a… Read More »

Tokyo Olympics 2021 LIVE, India vs Australia underway in men’s hockey

By | July 25, 2021

Men’s lightweight double sculls: Arjun Lal and Arvind Singh into semifinal A/B Women’s doubles tennis: Sania Mirza and Ankita Raina lost to Ukraine’s Nadiia Kichenok and Liudmyla Kichenok (6-0, 6-7, 8-10). Table Tennis, men’s singles second round: Sathiyan Gnanasekaran lost 7-11, 11-7, 11-4, 11-5, 9-11, 10-12, 6-11 to Hong Kong’s Lam Siu Hang. Artistic gymnastics: Pranati Nayak finished at… Read More »

Millions sleep well, walk safely due to technologies like Pegasus: NSO

By | July 24, 2021

Amidst the raging controversy over its surveillance software Pegasus, Israeli cybersecurity company NSO Group has defended itself by saying that millions of people around the world sleep well at night and walk in the streets safely due to such technologies available with intelligence and law enforcement agencies. The company also stated that it does… Read More »

SC rejects telcos plea on AGR re-computation; Vodafone Idea tanks 15%

By | July 23, 2021

Shares of telecom operators Vodafone Idea (VIL) and Bharti Airtel came under selling pressure, falling by up to 15 per cent on the BSE in intra-day trade on Friday, after the Supreme Court (SC) dismissed the application of telecom companies that sought recomputation Adjusted Gross Revenue (AGR) dues demanded by the Department of Telecommunication (DoT). Post… Read More »