Friday, January 28, 2022



Shubhang Arora, Yashoda Hospitals: Putting philanthropy over profit

August 19, 2020 12:14 pm

Under its aggressive COVID Care plan, Yashoda Hospitals and Arora have treated over 50 patients free of cost, with an average bill of nearly Rs 3-4 lakh per patient...

Prithviraj starrer Kaaliyan will go on floors next year

May 13, 2020 4:23 pm

The first look and the title of Kaaliyan were unveiled earlier this year. Sporting long tresses coupled with a thick-beard and beefed up physique, Prithviraj looked every inch like a warrior in the character poster.

Israeli forces take down protest huts at West Bank Bedouin village

August 06, 2020 12:47 pm

Last week, Israel’s Supreme Court rejected petitions to prevent the move, siding with the authorities who say the village was built without required permits. Palestinians say such documents are impossible to obtain.

China drills again near Taiwan as island warns of threat

August 11, 2020 4:46 pm

Beijing claims almost all the South China Sea, and recently sailed its first aircraft carrier around Taiwan in what it called a routine exercise.

Uighur IS fighters vow blood will 'flow in rivers' in China

August 10, 2020 11:57 am

China is worried that Uighurs, a mostly Muslim people from western China's Xinjiang region, have gone to Syria and Iraq to fight for militant groups there, having travelled illegally via Southeast Asia and Turkey.

Pakistan court orders closure of liquor shops in Sindh

August 12, 2020 2:44 pm

Sale of alcohol is banned in Muslim-majority Pakistan but liquor shops operate in Sindh, apparently for minorities.

Sights set for modest achievements in Syria talks

August 11, 2020 4:20 pm

A top Syrian opposition negotiator told journalists overnight Wednesday the ``envoy is really keen to start a political process on the basis of a clear agenda.''

SBI chief moots dedicated spectrum for financial transactions

May 12, 2020 3:05 pm

She said telcos being commercial entities have their objectives to ensure that they can carry voice, data with better clarity and speed and to make profits.

SBI chief seeks more clarity, dispensations to resolve NPAs

May 12, 2020 3:06 pm

The roads ministry has accepted the banking sector's suggestion to include global consultants in the planning of road projects to create a kind of empanelment of such agencies, Arundhati Bhattacharya said.

SBI posts 134% rise in Q3 net profit

May 12, 2020 3:05 pm

The bank’s gross non-performing assets ratio inched up to 7.23 per cent at the end of December compared to 7.14 per cent three months earlier.