Saturday, January 23, 2021
Farmers reject govt’s proposal to defend farm licensed guidelines for 18 months

Farmers reject govt’s proposal to defend farm licensed guidelines for 18 months

This was announced by the Samyukt Kisan Morcha, an umbrella body of protesting unions leading protests at several Delhi border points Topicsfarmers' protest | farmers | minimum support price Protesting farmer unions on Thursday rejected the government's proposal to suspend the three contentious farm laws for 18 months and set up a joint committee to find an amicable solution…
Protesting farmer unions retain marathon meeting earlier than talks with govt

Protesting farmer unions retain marathon meeting earlier than talks with govt

The discussions were held a day before their eleventh round of talks with the government Topicsfarmers protest | New Delhi | Punjab A day before their eleventh round of talks with the government, protesting unions leaders held a marathon meeting on Thursday to discuss the Centre's proposal to suspend the three contentious farm laws for 18 months and set…
Maha MPs might peaceful meet PM on Karnataka border, quota points: Thackeray

Maha MPs might peaceful meet PM on Karnataka border, quota points: Thackeray

Maharashtra MPs should meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi and raise the issues of incorporating into the state areas in Karnataka where Marathi-speaking people are in majority and also the Maratha quota, Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray said on Thursday. Thackeray made the suggestions to all-party MPs during a meeting he held here ahead of Parliaments budget…
JK Tyre’s quarterly profit registers multi-fold jump to Rs 230 crore

JK Tyre’s quarterly profit registers multi-fold jump to Rs 230 crore

JK Tyre & Industries Ltd on Thursday reported a multi-fold jump in consolidated net profit at Rs 230.46 crore in the third quarter ended December 31, 2020 riding on robust sales and aided by favourable foreign exchange fluctuations. The company had posted a consolidated net profit of Rs 10.27 crore in the third quarter of…
Red-tapism made acquisition job a vicious cycle: Indian Military Chief

Red-tapism made acquisition job a vicious cycle: Indian Military Chief

Self-reliance is a strategic necessity but to achieve it a revolution is needed in bureaucratic affairs, Indian Army Chief General Manoj Mukund Naravane said TopicsIndian Army | defence sector | Defence acquisitions IANS  |  New Delhi  Last Updated at January 21, 2021 18:48 IST Self-reliance is a strategic necessity but to achieve it a revolution is needed in bureaucratic…
Mamata Banerjee inaugurates kind initiatives forward of assembly polls

Mamata Banerjee inaugurates kind initiatives forward of assembly polls

Banerjee inaugurated a slew of development projects in four districts TopicsMamata Banerjee | West Bengal | Elections Ahead of the assembly polls, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Wednesday inaugurated a slew of development projects in four districts from here and took a veiled dig at those who unveil a single project on a day and keep talking about…
CBI arrests its DSP, inspector over alleged bribery within agency

CBI arrests its DSP, inspector over alleged bribery within agency

This is in connection with an alleged bribery ring run by them within the agency to help companies accused of siphoning off bank loan funds worth Rs 4,300 crore TopicsCentral Bureau of Investigation | Bribery in India | Scams CBI | File photo The CBI has arrested one of its deputy superintendents of police R K Rishi and Inspector…
Cairn says engaged with Indian govt on adherence to arbitration award

Cairn says engaged with Indian govt on adherence to arbitration award

This comes a month after a tribunal at the Permanent Court of Arbitration in The Hague ordered India to return $1.2 billion to UK's Cairn Energy Plc TopicsCairn India | Centre | Permanent Court of Arbitration A month after a tribunal at the Permanent Court of Arbitration in The Hague ordered India to return USD 1.2 billion to UK's…
Biden’s immigration bill proposes to scrap nation cap, to serve IT in India

Biden’s immigration bill proposes to scrap nation cap, to serve IT in India

Joe Biden, hours after being sworn in as the 46th President, will send a comprehensive immigration bill to Congress TopicsJoe Biden | US immigration law | IT Industry Joe Biden, hours after being sworn in as the 46th President, will send a comprehensive immigration bill to Congress which among other things proposes to eliminate the per country cap for…
Farmers’ tractor rally on R-Day: Unions reject alternative route recommendation

Farmers’ tractor rally on R-Day: Unions reject alternative route recommendation

Thousands of farmers, mostly from Punjab and Haryana, have been protesting at several Delhi border points against the laws for the last 56 days Topicsfarmers protest | New Delhi Farmer unions opposing the Centre's new agri laws on Wednesday rejected a suggestion by police officers to hold their proposed January 26 tractor rally on the Kundli-Manesar-Palwal Expressway…