Bank loan waivers example of ‘freebie’ culture: Congress

Why were bank loans worth ₹5.8 lakh crore written off and why was corporate tax worth ₹1.45 lakh crore reduced, asks Congress spokesperson Gourav Vallabh Why were bank loans worth ₹5.8 lakh crore written off and why was corporate tax worth ₹1.45 lakh crore reduced, asks Congress spokesperson Gourav Vallabh Writing off bank loans is […]

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China’s President Xi Jinping plans foreign trip including meeting Joe Biden, says Wall Street Journal

“We don’t have any details on timing or location,” said a U.S. official. “We don’t have any details on timing or location,” said a U.S. official. Chinese officials are planning a possible trip by President Xi Jinping to Southeast Asia in November for what could be the leader’s first foreign trip since the COVID-19 pandemic […]

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Sand lorries in eight districts to be off the road from August 18

About 20,000 sand lorries in eight districts, including Chennai, in Tamil Nadu, will stop operating from August 18 as the owners are demanding stern measures against overloading About 20,000 sand lorries in eight districts, including Chennai, in Tamil Nadu, will stop operating from August 18 as the owners are demanding stern measures against overloading Nearly […]

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‘Make Mysuru roads motorable ahead of Dasara’

The Dasara mood in Mysuru has set in with the arrival of elephants from their respective camps here recently to participate in the festivities and more importantly in the Jamboo Savari that marks the finale of the celebrations. With about one-and-a-half months left for the celebrations to take offe, the stakeholders of the tourism industry, […]

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FRP for sugarcane draws flak, farmers stage protest

Sugarcane farmers staged a demonstration on the outskirts of the city on Friday and blocked the Bengaluru-Mysuru highway to register their protest against the Fair and Remunerative Price (FRP) announced by the Centre with respect to sugarcane. The Centre announced an FRP of ₹305 per quintal while it was ₹290 for the last season. Also, […]

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Johnson & Johnson to end global sales of talc-based baby powder from 2023

In 2020, Johnson & Johnson announced that it would stop selling its talc Baby Powder in the United States and Canada In 2020, Johnson & Johnson announced that it would stop selling its talc Baby Powder in the United States and Canada Johnson & Johnson will stop selling talc-based baby powder globally in 2023, the […]

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Punjab to get 100 ‘Aam Aadmi Clinics’ on Independence Day

The number of clinics has been increased to 100 against 75 proposed earlier for the first phase: Health Minister The number of clinics has been increased to 100 against 75 proposed earlier for the first phase: Health Minister As many as 100 “Aam Aadmi Clinics” will be dedicated to people by the Bhagwant Mann-led government […]

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TMC leader Pawan K Varma tenders resignation from party

Pawan Varma resignation came days after Nitish Kumar returned to the Mahagathbandhan and formed a new government in Bihar Pawan Varma resignation came days after Nitish Kumar returned to the Mahagathbandhan and formed a new government in Bihar Trinamool Congress leader Pawan K Varma tendered his resignation to party president Mamata Banerjee on August 12, […]

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Kunchacko Boban: A star wants to be liked, not an actor

Two of Kunchacko Boban’s films have been garnering attention for different reasons. The Malayalam actor discusses acting and co-producing Ariyippu and Nna Thaan Case Kodu Two of Kunchacko Boban’s films have been garnering attention for different reasons. The Malayalam actor discusses acting and co-producing Ariyippu and Nna Thaan Case Kodu Kunchacko Boban has just returned […]

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