POLITICS

Sahara group chief Subrata Roy

SC asks Sahara to deposit another Rs 200 cr, extends Roy’s...

The Supreme Court on Wednesday asked Sahara to deposit another Rs 200 crore by October 24, as it extended its interim order releasing Subrata...
Supreme Court

Call TN, Karnataka CMs’ meeting to end impasse: SC to Centre

The Supreme Court on Tuesday asked the central government to convene a meeting of the Chief Ministers of Karnataka and Tamil Nadu to find...

ECONOMY

IWAI inks MoUs to develop national waterways

The government on Wednesday said the Inland Water Authority of India (IWAI) has entered into three separate memorandums of understanding (MoUs) to develop the...

ENTERTAINMENT

INTERNATIONAL

IS set fire to 3 oil wells in Iraq

The Islamic State (IS) militants on Wednesday set fire to three oil wells near the town of Qayyara, which Iraqi forces freed from the...
Pakistan Prime Minister, Nawaz Sharif

Pakistan capable of meeting any threat: Nawaz Sharif

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Wednesday said the country is fully capable of meeting any internal or external security threat. Sharif's assertion came at...

SOCIAL ISSUES

MARKETS

Sensex

Short covering lifts equity markets

Value buying, along with short covering and a firm rupee, lifted the Indian equity markets during the mid-afternoon trade session on Wednesday. Healthy buying was...
Sensex

Value buying, positive global cues buoy equity markets

Value buying, along with positive global indices, buoyed the Indian equity markets on Tuesday. Both the key indices traded in the green during the mid-afternoon...
BRICS

BRICS focusing on developing vibrant bond market

With New Development Bank (NDB) up and running, the BRICS leadership is focusing on developing a vibrant bond market, seeing it as essential for...

SPORTS