After delays, Egypt’s mega-museum to open in 2020

Cairo: On the Giza Plateau outside Cairo, thousands of Egyptians are labouring in the shadow of the pyramids to erect a monument worthy o...Read More


5 Indian cities find spot in index of Mastercard global destination

New Delhi : Five Indian cities have been named among the top 100 destination cities globally, with Mumbai and Chennai registering at leas...Read More


Zomato slams HSBC; says investors back valuation

New Delhi : Hitting back at HSBC analysts for marking down its valuation by half at $500 million, online restaurant guide and food orderi...Read More


Over 20 mn children in conflict zones out of school: Unicef

United Nations : Over 20 million children living in conflict-torn countries are out of school, the Unicef has said.

Disaster as latest US  warship breaks down

Disaster as latest US warship breaks down

The $360 million worth newest vessel was just 20 days old; navy blames it on loss of propulsion


Mahindra to buy Italian design firm Pininfarina

Mumbai : Mahindra group announced it will acquire Italian automotive and industrial design firm Pininfarina for an overall outgo of over ...Read More

India one of top 5 spenders for Germany

Mumbai : With India considered one of the top five spenders, Germany has set a target to attract two million Indian travellers to the cou...Read More


German’s pacifist hymn after attacks a viral hit

Berlin : A German singer’s impromptu song of solidarity with France recorded after the Paris attacks has become a social media hit viewed...Read More


More kids to boost Chinese economy

The two-child policy is expected to mean over 30 mn more people in the labour force by 2050


Infosys buys US firm for $70 million

Bengaluru :   Global software major Infosys on Monday announced the acquisition of US-based Noha Consulting firm for $70 million (Rs.454 ...Read More


Lose weight to avoid cancer

London : You should lose weight in case you are overweight in order to avoid cancer for a new study, which analysed data relating to more...Read More


UK spends £1 mn to keep desi surgeon off work!

London : Britain’s state-run National Health Service (NHS) has spent over a million pounds to keep an Indian-origin surgeon off work sinc...Read More


Germany pledges 100 mn euros for refugees

United Nations : Germany has committed an additional 100 million euros (USD 113 million) to UN agencies to improve assistance for refugee...Read More


OVL chasing foreign govts to clear its dues

New Delhi : From Venezuela to Sudan, ONGC Videsh Ltd, India’s flagship overseas oil investment firm, is chasing foreign governments to ge...Read More

Water stock goes up in city lakes

Water stock goes up in city lakes

NOT ENOUGH Shortage down to 28% from 32%, BMC to review water cut policy on Oct 1


Blackstone buys back Serco’s BPO division for Rs 2,558 cr

Mumbai : Global private equity major Blackstone has bought back the BPO business (then known as Intelenet) from Britain’s Serco Group for...Read More


Shiv Nadar, Sanjay Kalra line up Rs 3,300 cr to buy IT cos

New Delhi : HCL Tech founder and chairman Shiv Nadar has partnered with tech industry veteran Sanjay Kalra to launch an investment firm t...Read More

Govt to auction 27 oil fields  off Mumbai, 15 in KG basin

Govt to auction 27 oil fields off Mumbai, 15 in KG basin

The auction will be done on a new revenue sharing model where bidders will be asked to quote the revenue they will share with the governm...Read More


Infosys to build 3 more campuses in Bengaluru

Bengaluru: Global software major Infosys Ltd will set up three more campuses here at an investment of Rs 1,918 crore ($290 million) and c...Read More


NTPC sets a record in power generation               

New Delhi:  State-owned NTPC Ltd has achieved a record highest single-day electricity generation of 733.12 million units. The record gene...Read More

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