Modi outflanks rivals to wrest initiative for 2019 polls

Aug 13 2018

The battle lines for the general elections of 2019 have been clearly drawn with Prime Minister Narendra Modi underlining his strategy in recent interviews to the Times of India and ANI.

Opposition delegation seeks President's intervention in NRC issue

Aug 09 2018

A delegation of opposition parties, including the Congress, TMC and the Left, urged President Ram Nath Kovind today to ensure that not a single Indian citizen was excluded from the National Register of Citizens (NRC) in Assam.

Adopt humane approach on NRC: Opposition to Govt

Jul 31 2018

The Opposition today asked the government to adopt a humanitarian approach on the 'sensitive' issue of Assam's National Register of Citizens (NRC) while ensuring that no Indian was left out of it.

Send IBC bill to standing committee: Oppn in LS

Jul 31 2018

The Opposition attacked the government for trying to benefit a particular corporate by seeking to amend the insolvency and bankruptcy code.

NDA to prove majority, Oppn to see strength of NDA plus: BJP

Jul 20 2018

Kumar exuded confidence that the NDA would prove its majority in the Parliament and said the opposition would see the strength of "NDA plus" during the no-trust motion.

Modi govt to survive no-confidence motion

Jul 19 2018

The no-confidence motion moved by the Telugu Desam Party (TDP) and other opposition parties signals the revival of a parliamentary tool after a hiatus of 15 years.

Will PM Modi spring a surprise before Lok Sabha elections?

Jul 12 2018

All eyes thus are on whether Prime Minister Narendra Modi will spring some sort of a surprise that will influence the outcome of the next general election.

Syrian opposition talking to Russia about Deraa peace deal, rebel says

Jun 30 2018

The Syrian opposition began negotiations with Russian officers about an agreement to restore state sovereignty over rebel-held parts of the southwestern Deraa province, rebel negotiators said on Saturday.

Election clouds over monsoon session of Parliament

Jun 26 2018

Parliament may see uproarious scenes and repeated adjournments as witnessed during the Budget session. In an unprecedented development, the Budget was passed by a voice vote.

BJP rivals recalibrate stance for 2019 elections

May 28 2018

The mirage of a combined opposition challenge to the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has run into an early reality check as the contenders gear up for a post-2019 scenario.

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Aircel moves SC to make Airtel clear dues

Alleges that the co withholding Rs453 Cr of bank guarantees paid on its behalf

Bank guarantees have lapsed and Aircel wants Airtel to pay the money

Alleged that Airtel is trying to usurp the sum

Aircel says without the money it may get liquidated

ET reports


Bain joins KKR in race for Max Healthcare stake

PE firms look to buy 47% stake from Life Healthcare for $450-540 Mn

ET reports


To decide on buy back of shares on Aug. 20


Co planning $400 Mn stake sale is speculative in nature

Jet Auditor BSR may quit if issues are not resolved is factually incorrect

Have been pro-actively working on multiple revenue enhancements

Evaluating various funding options to meet liquidity requirements on priority

Relationship with Etihad Airways very strong

No delays in discharging any loan obligations to any of the lenders

Default status in tabular statement only due to technical errors, rectified now

Clarifies that reports of stake sale are purely speculative

Also Clarifies that rumors of auditor quitting if issues not solved are factually incorrect

Seeks lenders help in bid to avoid default

Airline wants waiver of loan covenant on existing debt facility of $185mn

Co has to repay or refinance at least $500mn of existing debt to avoid default

Told lenders it won’t be able to meet min $50mn profit condition for FY19

Consortium of lenders yet to decide on Jet’s request

Airline’s total debt was Rs 9430 Cr as on 31st March 18

Mint reports


Have noticed a difference in your responses dated August 9 & 10

Clarify whether mgmt extension from audit committee as per Aug 10 response

Or did Audit Committee not recommend results to board as per Aug 9 response?

In Aug 10 response, details of "Certain Matters Not Closed" not provided

Provide exact reasons for which audit committee has not approved results

Again ask you to give us date when board meet to consider results will be held

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