July 27, 2017 08:39 AM IST
The ostensible reason for Kumar to quit was his falling out with Deputy Chief Minister Yashaswi Yadav, the son of RJD supremo Lalu Prasad. Yadav is facing corruption charges but had refused to step down despite Kumar's exhortations.
- July 27, 2017 08:30 AM IST
In a written reply to the Lok Sabha, Minister of State for Railways, Rajen Gohain said that "regular inspections are done by food safety officials" to maintain the quality of food served on trains and railway stations.
- July 27, 2017 08:20 AM IST
Balanced funds buy a combination of equity shares and fixed income instruments and provide both income and capital appreciation while avoiding excessive risk
- July 27, 2017 08:20 AM IST
Ashok Leyland, Mahindra CIE Automotive, and Havells India are on the radar of Geojit Financial Services
- July 27, 2017 12:16 AM IST
The alliance had been under threat for several days ever since RJD Chief Lalu Prasad's house was raided on July 7.
- July 26, 2017 11:15 PM IST
Earlier this week, Moody's had revised the outlook on several Indian banks to stable or negative from positive, signaling a lowering in potential government support, and/or weaknesses in solvency metrics.
- July 26, 2017 11:00 PM IST
Airports Authority of India (AAI) Chairman Guruprasad Mohapatra said the penalties have been increased as the earlier quantum was not appropriate with the changing times.
- July 26, 2017 10:53 PM IST
"More than 1.78 lakh medical visas, granted for medical treatment and follow-up treatment, were issued in 2016 as against 1.22 lakh medical visas in 2015," Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju said in a written reply.
- July 26, 2017 10:52 PM IST
Nissan had launched 800 cc redi-Go last year. Later the company had also launched a limited edition sports variant of the model
- July 26, 2017 10:50 PM IST
"Sterilisation was the worst experiment ever done on the poor people of the country," a nine-judge bench headed by Chief Justice J S Khehar said.
- July 26, 2017 10:46 PM IST
According to an assessment made by the Central Public Works Department, 708 old bungalows in the Lutyens Bungalow Zone are considered structurally unsafe
- July 26, 2017 10:43 PM IST
This is the fifth consecutive successful quarter for the company after many quarters of headwinds wherein it has been improving its return on equity (RoE), for which it has set a target of 18-20 percent by 2020.
- July 26, 2017 10:39 PM IST
Often referred to as Chanakya of Bihar politics, Kumar, 66, quit today as the head of the coalition government in the politically crucial state that could have a bearing on the 2019 Lok Sabha polls.
- July 26, 2017 10:34 PM IST
on July 28, an advocate filed a plea in the high court for revoking the censor board clearance given to the movie directed by Madhur Bhandarkar.
- July 26, 2017 10:28 PM IST
Stating that corruption had made the country "hollow", he said Kumar would get the support of the country in his fight against corruption.
- July 26, 2017 10:14 PM IST
Union minister Smriti Irani will also contest the Rajya Sabha polls from Gujarat
- July 26, 2017 10:04 PM IST
The RBI said the company has passed necessary resolutions of its Board of Directors and General Body under Foreign Exchange Management Act (FEMA) to raise the foreign investment limit to 30 percent, from 24 percent earlier.
- July 26, 2017 09:59 PM IST
The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) on Wednesday approved the proposal of the Department of Rural Development for cost revision of the Socio Economic and Caste Census (SECC) 2011.
- July 26, 2017 09:50 PM IST
The company had posted a net profit of Rs 240.22 crore for the April-June quarter of previous fiscal.
- July 26, 2017 09:42 PM IST
The proposed legislation is expected to benefit over 4 crore employees across the country.
- July 26, 2017 09:23 PM IST
The arguments in the case remained inconclusive and the attorney general would resume advancing his submissions tomorrow.
- July 26, 2017 09:11 PM IST
The distribution companies were major buyers in this session. The trading in the non-solar REC market resumed after two months of a hiatus against the backdrop of legal issues.
- July 26, 2017 09:04 PM IST
- July 26, 2017 08:57 PM IST
The inflows were strong in government debt securities (G-Secs) and corporate bonds even as the FPIs interest in state development loans (SDLs) remained subdued, ICRA said.
- July 26, 2017 08:48 PM IST
The RJD's decision on the resignation issue comes ahead of the JD(U) legislature party meeting due later this evening. Chief Minister Nitish Kumar is to chair the meeting.