One year after surgical strikes: India has killed 175 terrorists, lost 79 men

After the surgical strikes, the India Pakistan relationship has been extremely strained and the security forces have borne the brunt for it, losing as many as 79 men in the line of duty. However, it has also achieved success in its missions and killed 175 militants, including top commanders in the Kashmir valley.  On September […]

With 6% growth, India to surpass China as fastest growing oil market in 2018: Moody’s

Despite the weakening growth numbers in both these countries, China and India will continue to be the key growth engines for the sector in Asia, representing over 80 per cent of the expected growth in 2018, says a report by Moody’s.  This is possible as Chinese demand growth is seen halving to 2.5-3 per cent […]

‘Dream come true’: Indian scientists hail Nobel prize for Physics

Predicted by Albert Einstein a century ago as part of his theory of general relativity but only first detected in 2015, gravitational waves are ‘ripples’ in the fabric of space-time caused by violent processes in the universe, such as colliding black holes or the collapse of stellar cores.  Indian scientists who contributed to the discovery […]

Pictures of Ranveer Singh as Sultan Alauddin Khilji are finally out

Ranveer Singh’s look as Sultan Alauddin Khilji is finally out. Ghastly, kohl-eyed, and ferocious, with a uniquely-styled hair, Ranveer Singh’s Padmavati look is of a fearless villain, the evil, and the lustful megalomaniac. The badass little scar underneath his eye gives a serious run for money to the original scarface. Making him look even deadlier […]

Excise duty on petrol, diesel to be reduced by Rs 2 per litre from Oct 4

The Government of India has reduced the basic excise duty rate on petrol and diesel (both branded and unbranded) by Rs 2 per litre.  The announcement, which was made by the finance ministry on Twitter, will take effect on October 4.  The finance ministry also said that the move has been done to cushion the impact of rising […]

Mallya arrested again in money laundering case

Beleaguered liquor baron Vijay Mallya has been arrested in a second money laundering case filed by the Enforcement Directorate, the UK’s Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) said today (3). The 61-year-old flamboyant businessman, already out on bail on an extradition warrant executed by the Metropolitan Police earlier this year, will be appearing before Westminster Magistrates Court […]

Sanjay Foods CEO Lakhani recipient of prestigious Pride of India award

Atul Lakhani, CEO and managing director of Sanjay Foods, has been awarded the Pride of India award at the prestigious NRI World Summit. Lakhani and his company were recognised for their professional, creative, innovative and forward-thinking contribution to the hospitality industry in the UK. “I feel both honoured and privileged to be recognised at such a […]

Munnabhai 3 to start soon

Munnabhai 1 and 2 is having an iconic presence in the Indian film industry, and audiences are eagerly waiting for the third installment. So there is a good news as Sanjay Dutt and Rajkumar Hirani is coming up with Munnabhai 3. According to the sources Munnabhai 3 is in progress and the team is all […]

Sadhguru and Naidu lead 20,000-strong in Rally For Rivers event

INDIA’S vice president Venkaiah Naidu and leading spiritual leader Sadhguru presided over a 20,000-strong audience as the Rally For Rivers came to an end in New Delhi this week. A month-long water revival and conservation campaign that was conceived by Sadhguru, the Rally For Rivers began at Kanyakumari in south India before ending at the […]

Infosys receives three 2017 Oracle Excellence Award

Infosys a global leader in consulting, technology, outsourcing and next-generation services and Cloud Elite member of Oracle Partner Network, announced it has been awarded the 2017 Oracle Excellence Award for Specialized Partner of the Year under CX Cloud category both globally and in North America. Infosys earned these two recognitions for its ability to deliver […]