Prasad meets key IT ministry officials to discuss on data security

Mar 23 2018 | 29 mins ago

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 relief for AAP, High Court restores 20 disqualified MLAs

Mar 23 2018 | 32 mins ago

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.

BJP 'lying factory' at work again: Rahul Gandhi

Mar 23 2018 | 3 hrs ago

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.

BJP legislator Rebati Mohan Das elected Tripura Assembly speaker

Mar 23 2018 | 4 hrs ago

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) legislator Rebati Mohan Das was elected the new speaker of the Tripura Assembly unopposed.

Chandrababu Naidu again demands ban on big currency notes

Mar 22 2018

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.

Working for a grand, anti-BJP alliance: Sharad Yadav

Mar 22 2018

Former JD(U) MP Sharad Yadav says a fight for social justice alone can stop the communalism being spread by the BJP.

Rahul doing politics on death of 39 Indians in Iraq: BJP

Mar 22 2018

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 linkage not a must for leprosy patients: minister

Mar 22 2018

Aadhaar card linkage will not be mandatory for leprosy patients to avail various government subsidies in Maharashtra, social justice minister Rajkumar Badole said.

CA maintaining Rahul Gandhi's social media campaign: BJP

Mar 22 2018

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 seeks Centre's response on plea against minister

Mar 22 2018

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.

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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

Mint Reports


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

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