'Shoot me' if I become a dictator: Rodrigo Duterte

Jan 22 2018 | 2 hrs ago

Duterte instructed the army and police to shoot him if he became a dictator and stayed on beyond his term, amid moves by his loyalists to change the constitution.

Akhilesh to contest LS poll from Kannauj; Mulayam Mainpuri

Jan 22 2018 | 2 hrs ago

SP president Akhilesh Yadav said he would like to contest next year's general elections from Kannauj constituency, presently held by his wife Dimple Yadav.

President, PM greets nation on Basant Panchami and Saraswati Puja

Jan 22 2018 | 7 hrs ago

President Ram Nath Kovind, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Congress President Rahul Gandhi greeted the nation on the occasion of Basant Panchami and Saraswati Puja.

Chidambaram hits out at 'anti-consumer' Centre over fuel prices

Jan 21 2018

Chidambaram termed the Modi govt "anti-consumer" over record-high fuel prices and asked the govt to bring them under the ambit of GST.

BJP, EC delayed AAP MLAs disqualification to help them: Congress

Jan 21 2018

"If decision would have come before Dec 22, then these 20 MLAs would have been disqualified.And thus they could not have voted in RS," Maken said.

US govt shutdown: Embassy's consular services to continue

Jan 21 2018

The consular services of the US Embassy here will continue during the lapse in Congressional appropriations, the mission's spokesperson said.

'Gujarat verdict big boost;RaGa to lead party to victory in 2019'

Jan 21 2018

The Gujarat poll outcome has instilled the belief in Congress workers that the BJP can be defeated, senior Congress leader Ahmed Patel said.

Cong asks PM to address Hary rape incidents in 'Mann Ki Baat'

Jan 20 2018

The Congress demanded PM Modi to break his "silence" on a series of rape incidents in Haryana, alleging that the state was turning into "rape capital".

Polarisation overshadows Trump's year of post-digital presidency

Jan 20 2018

It was a year the President kept opponents on edge, his administration on a steeper edge, the world in shock but not in awe, and his core supporters close by his side.

Kentucky man will plead guilty to attacking Senator Rand Paul

Jan 20 2018

A Kentucky man accused of attacking Rand Paul outside his home has agreed to plead guilty, but has told investigators his action was not politically motivated.

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Completes acquisition of 49% stake in the projects from MBL Group

Total consideration of Rs 2,300 Cr 

Projects involve 4-laning of sections of NH-72A & NH-73


Sets Rights Ratio Of 4 Fully Paid Shares For 25 Held

To issue up to 15.5 cr fully paid-up shares for up to Rs 8,000 cr

Sets Rights Issue Price At Rs 510/Fully Paid Share

To issue up to 7.8 cr partly paid-up shares for up to Rs 4,800 cr

Sets Rights Issue Price At Rs 615/Partly Paid Share


Gets 2 new orders worth Rs 205 Cr from Public Utilities Corp, Seychelles

Projects in waste water sector

Projects funded by European Investment Bank

Cos order backlog increases to Rs 2,200 cr, which is an all-time high


Gets LOA for 2 projects from Delhi Metro Rail Corp

Work includes finishing works of 8 stations of Mumbai Metro Rail Project

Cost of Contracts stands at nearly Rs 57 cr


To acquire entire equity share capital of arm Travel News Services

Deal amounts to Rs 85 cr, with additional consideration of Rs 15 cr

Post acquisition, TNSI Retail to become step-down arm of co

TNSI JV Welcome Retail Private Limited to become step-down arm

Deal likely to be completed in 12-16 weeks

Note: Travel News Services (TNSI)

Effect of acquisition

Consolidation of retail business of FRL

To help FRL expand its presence at Airports, Metro Stations, Universities

Will have access to retail brand WH Smith", license for which is held by co

Note: Future Retail (FRL)

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