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    All Eyes on Mayawati After CWC Declares Rahul Gandhi as PM face

    The BSP which is expected to be a part of an alliance with the Samajwadi Party and Rashtriya Lok Dal for the 2019 Lok Sabha elections has not yet officially reacted to Rahul being projected as a PM candidate. File photo of BSP chief Mayawati. (PTI) Lucknow: After the Congress Working Committee decided to project Rahul Gandhi as the party's PM candidate for 2019, the ball is in...

    • 7 hrs ago
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    China Launches Steel Dumping Probe Against EU, Japan, South Korea, Indonesia

    China's probe focuses on stainless steel billet and hot-rolled stainless steel plate, according to a statement from the commerce ministry. AFP Updated:July 23, 2018, 1:11 PM IST Image for representation. (Reuters) Beijing: China on Monday launched an anti-dumping probe into stainless steel products imported from the European Union, Japan, South Korea and...

    • 7 hrs ago
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    Many CPEC Projects in Pakistan Hit Due to Financial Crisis: Report

    Islamabad: The USD 50-billion worth China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) is understood to have hit a roadblock with many of its projects getting stuck due to a financial crisis at the country's National Highway Authority, according to a media report.The CPEC is the flagship project of China's ambitious Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) and includes a maze of roads and...

    • 8 hrs ago
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    Insolvency Amendment Bill to Benefit One Industry: Opposition

    New Delhi: The amendments to the insolvency law which empowers home buyers to be recognised as financial creditors was introduced in the Lok Sabha on Monday, even as opposition parties objected to certain changes in the Act alleging that these intended to "help one industry".The Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (Second Amendment) Bill, 2018, was introduced by Finance Minister...

    • 9 hrs ago
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    NaMo's App Outreach: PM Modi Plans to Directly Communicate With 22 cr Beneficiaries of Govt Schemes

    New Delhi: When the Narendra Modi-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government completed four years in office, the government threw up a startling figure. Schemes of the NDA government had directly benefited 22 crore citizens across India.With less than a year to go before the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, the NDA has set its eyes on an ambitious...

    • 9 hrs ago
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    Nail-Shot Leaders Of India, PFFT!

    By Sushil Kutty The socio-pathology of the nation stinks. Cow vigilante beat a man half-dead. People inform police. Cops assault the victim! At the spot. In the police station. Finally, taken to hospital, Rakbar Khan is declared "brought dead". Who is to blame? The state government says not the murdering cops. In the Lok Sabha, Speaker Sumitra Mahajan declares: "This is not an issue to raise in...

    • 10 hrs ago
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    Growth Rises In The East, Set To Stay There

    By Nantoo Banerjee If automobile sales are regarded globally as the engine of growth, India's next phase of economic growth is expected to come substantially from the hitherto neglected eastern region. Ask any manufacturer of passenger cars, SUVs, two and three-wheelers in the country, eastern states are substantially adding to their top and bottom lines. The latest automobile sales trend and...

    • 10 hrs ago
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    Israel Army Kills Palestinian Teen in Bethlehem: Ministry

    The Israeli army said its forces had entered the camp and arrested two people suspected of "terror activity". The camp is in a part of the West Bank supposedly under full Palestinian control but the Israeli army regularly carries out raids in such areas. AFP Updated:July 23, 2018, 12:10 PM IST Representative photo. Bethlehem, Palestinian Territories: Israeli soldiers shot...

    • 10 hrs ago
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    Hardening Tasks For An Anti-BJP Alliance

    By S. Sethuraman Time for the Congress and regional/state parties to set about seriously on building the much talked of "anti-BJP alliance" at the state and national levels. It could proceed in stages but with necessary speed and determination to maintain momentum and establishing credibility for the alliance and for the nation as a whole. They must not let being caught off guard with a sudden...

    • 10 hrs ago
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    Despite Big Fuss, Job Creation Picks Up Under Modi

    By K R Sudhaman There is a saying that common sense is nonsense in statistics. To prove this point often a well known example is given. That is: a group of men wanted to cross a river. Before crossing, a statistician in the group calculated the average height of the group and average depth of the river and said it was safe to cross the river. At one point the river was 8 ft deep and in the end...

    • 10 hrs ago

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