Ravi Shankar Prasad held discussions with senior ministry officials to explore steps to ensure that consumers data on social media is not misused to influence elections.
In a major relief to the Aam Aadmi Party, the Delhi High Court restored the legislatorship of 20 ruling party MLAs who were disqualified for holding offices-of-profit.
Rahul said the BJP's lying factory was at work again, stymieing a media story on Cambridge Analytica allegedly being paid to sabotage the Congress by spinning fake news.
Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) legislator Rebati Mohan Das was elected the new speaker of the Tripura Assembly unopposed.
Andhra Pradesh CM N. Chandrababu Naidu demanded ban on big currency notes, saying this will help root out corruption and curb the money power during elections.
Former JD(U) MP Sharad Yadav says a fight for social justice alone can stop the communalism being spread by the BJP.
The BJP accused Rahul Gandhi of doing politics on dead bodies, after the Congress chief criticised the government over the killing of 39 Indians in Iraq.
Aadhaar card linkage will not be mandatory for leprosy patients to avail various government subsidies in Maharashtra, social justice minister Rajkumar Badole said.
BJP claimed that the firm was involved in Rahul Gandhi's social media campaign and there had been meetings too in this regard.
Delhi HC sought a response from the Centre on a plea by BJP MLAs seeking to remove AAP legislator Kailash Gahlot, who was disqualified for holding office of profit.
Acquires Cynosure Inc and Cynosure Interface Solutions for $31mn and Rs13cr respectively
To add platform capabilities in the insurance segment which contributes 15% of total business
The Acquisition is expected to close within the next 3 months
Sells Essar Steel loan to Deutsche Bank
Has sold its $385 mn Foreign currency loan extended to Essar Steel
Bank has taken a 38% haircut
Rs 1600 cr is expected earnings to the bank from the deal
Economic Times Reports
To Sell 50% stake in prime Mumbai office assets to Blackstone for $1.3bn
The co is also in discussions to sell its residential and commercial projects in Chennai
To convene shareholder’s meet on 23rd March in regard to the proposed divestment
Gets Order Worth Rs 230 Cr From NTPC
To perform the pressure part metallurgy upgradation for 3 660MW super critical steam generators
Will help NTPC commission the 3x 660MW plant started 12years
Declared L1 bidder for EPC Project in UP worth Rs 677cr from NHAI
The completion period for the project is 30 months