• Apple nears $1 trillion valuation mark
    Ani7 days ago

    Apple nears $1 trillion valuation mark

    America's multinational technology company Apple is getting closer to becoming the first $1 trillion United States public company. The stock market values it at $964 billion. The iPhone maker's shares recently surged after it unveiled its budget to buy back $100 billion worth of shares. The

  • Clashes break out at Puerto Rico's May Day rally
    Ani19 days ago

    Clashes break out at Puerto Rico's May Day rally

    Clashes broke out in Puerto Rico's San Juan on 1st May during a May Day protest against austerity measures in the midst of a debt crisis. Thousands took to the streets to protest the government budget cuts, which include cuts to pensions, hurricane recovery efforts, and school funding, when the clashes

  • CM KCR funds Rs 50 crore to create special cell to support Telangana NRIs in need
    Ani22 days ago

    CM KCR funds Rs 50 crore to create special cell to support Telangana NRIs in need

    In a move to offer help to Telangana NRIs, Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao has announced creation of a special cell with Rs 50 Crore fund to help them in case of any need. He said, "Rs 100 Crore was allocated in the State's Budget for the NRI welfare and Rs 50 Crore from this would be transferred

  • Karnataka polls: Congress manifesto a potpourri of time-tested freebies, copies jumlas that helped Modi win 2014
    Firstpost23 days ago

    Karnataka polls: Congress manifesto a potpourri of time-tested freebies, copies jumlas that helped Modi win 2014

    Take BJP’s 2014 Lok Sabha election manifesto, drop it in a pot and boil it on low heat. Then add AIADMK’s 2016 manifesto and the Congress’ 2017 manifesto for Punjab. Stir it well and let it simmer. Now add BJP’s 2018 Tripura manifesto and stir it again. Season it with jargon like “inclusive”, “participative

  • CM Naidu to start hunger strike today
    Anilast month

    CM Naidu to start hunger strike today

    Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu will observe a day-long fast to demand Special Category Status (SCS) to the state. It also happens to be on his birthday. Naidu will sit on hunger strike at Indira Gandhi Stadium from 700 am to 700 pm to pressurise the Centre to grant the SCS to Andhra

  • Gastrotope partners with Andhra govt to nurture agri, food-tech startups
    Anilast month

    Gastrotope partners with Andhra govt to nurture agri, food-tech startups

    Gastrotope, an agriculture and food-tech accelerator announced that it has signed an agreement with the Government of Andhra Pradesh to create a 'Farm to Fork' ecosystem in Visakhapatnam. Today's announcement follows the inauguration last month of Gastrotope's incubator office in Vizag

  • CM Naidu to start hunger strike today
    Anilast month

    CM Naidu to start hunger strike today

    Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu will observe a day-long fast to demand Special Category Status (SCS) to the state. It also happens to be on his birthday. Naidu will sit on hunger strike at Indira Gandhi Stadium from 700 am to 700 pm to pressurise the Centre to grant the SCS to Andhra

  • Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore interview: Sports can't be anyone's fiefdom, we need an ecosystem to nurture raw talent
    Firstpostlast month

    Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore interview: Sports can't be anyone's fiefdom, we need an ecosystem to nurture raw talent

    The collective world of Indian sports has rarely had it so good, with country's athletes bagging 66 medals, including 26 gold, at the Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast. The performance provides a great opportunity for the government to build upon the expanding base of sports-awareness in the country

  • AP CM to sit on hunger strike on April 20
    Anilast month

    AP CM to sit on hunger strike on April 20

    Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu on Saturday announced that he will sit on a one-day hunger strike against the Centre's non-cooperation of the state. Naidu said that he will go on strike on his birthday, on April 20. "April 20 is my birth day. I will sit on a hunger strike on

  • Caught on cam: Sandwich, wafers for fasting BJP MLAs
    Anilast month

    Caught on cam: Sandwich, wafers for fasting BJP MLAs

    A video showing Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLAs eating sandwiches and wafers on the day party leaders observed a day-long fast to protest against the recent washout of the Budget session of Parliament in Pune went viral on social media.

  • Watch: BJP President holds massive road show in Hubli
    Anilast month

    Watch: BJP President holds massive road show in Hubli

    Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah held massive road show in Karnataka's Hubli on Thursday. The BJP president is on a two-day visit to Karnataka. During his two-day visit to state Shah will tour northern parts of the poll-bound state of Karnataka, in a bid to canvass votes for the party

  • Piyush Goyal observes day-long fast against Opposition in Thane
    Anilast month

    Piyush Goyal observes day-long fast against Opposition in Thane

    Union Minister Piyush Goyal observed a day-long fast in Thane on Thursday. He said, "Budget Session is a very important session which decides the economic course for the coming year. So the way in which Congress and other opposition parties did not let the budget session run, is condemnable to say

  • RS Chairman Naidu unhappy over frequent disruptions, washouts
    India Newzstreet Medialast month

    RS Chairman Naidu unhappy over frequent disruptions, washouts

    On Friday today Rajya Sabha was adjourned sine die and with that the Budget Session of Parliament comes to an end. This session saw almost a wash out with over 120 hours of business on account of disruptions.

  • It's really unfortunate and is a loss to nation: Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman on disruption of Parliament
    Anilast month

    It's really unfortunate and is a loss to nation: Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman on disruption of Parliament

    Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman PJ Kurien expressed his grief over the washout of the Parliament session on Friday. He said, "It's really unfortunate and disappointing. This is a loss to the nation." He added, "For this kind of stalemate all are responsible. Both opposition and Government

  • BJP MPs on nationwide fast on April 12 over disruption in both houses by Congress
    Anilast month

    BJP MPs on nationwide fast on April 12 over disruption in both houses by Congress

    After staging a protest infront of the Mahatma Gandhi statue in the Parliament premises against the Congress party, Union Cabinet Minister for Parliamentary Affairs Ananth Kumar on Friday informed that all BJP MPs will observe a one-day fast in their respective constituencies on April 12 across the nation

  • PM Modi inaugurates newly constructed Western Court Annexe building
    Ani2 months ago

    PM Modi inaugurates newly constructed Western Court Annexe building

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated newly constructed Western Court Annexe building in the national capital on Wednesday. During the event which was named as "Lokarpan Samaroh", Modi said government agencies can do better job within limited time and budget. He informed that the project

  • Here's what peoples have to say regarding fuel price hike
    Ani2 months ago

    Here's what peoples have to say regarding fuel price hike

    April 1, which is also known as April Fools' Day, people got hit by fuel price hike as Petrol price hit a four-year high of Rs 73.73 a litre and diesel rates touched an all-time high of Rs 64.58 in New Delhi. People spoke in one voice that the continue price hike in fuel are affecting on their budget

  • Macro@Moneycontrol: National Health Protection Mission decoded
    Moneycontrol2 months ago

    Macro@Moneycontrol: National Health Protection Mission decoded

    The Ayushman Bharat-was first announced by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in his Union Budget speech earlier this year.

  • Watch: Clash between CPM, UDF councillors in Neyyatinkara Municipal Corporation
    Ani2 months ago

    Watch: Clash between CPM, UDF councillors in Neyyatinkara Municipal Corporation

    A ruckus was created in Neyyatinkara Municipal Corporation in Thiruvananthapuram on Monday. The incident took place during budget discussions, when Communist Party of India (Marxist) and United Democratic Front councillors clashed with each other.

  • Mann Ki Baat: MSP will ensure fair price for farmer's produce, says PM Modi
    Ani2 months ago

    Mann Ki Baat: MSP will ensure fair price for farmer's produce, says PM Modi

    Interacting with the nation through the 42nd episode of the monthly radio programme, 'Mann Ki Baat', the Prime Minister said the new Minimum Support Price (MSP) announced in the Union Budget 2018, will ensure farmers get a fair price for their produce. He further said with the help of Agricultural

  • Parliament logjam engineered by govt to divert attention from PNB scam, Mosul massacre: Jyotiraditya Scindia tells Firstpost
    Firstpost2 months ago

    Parliament logjam engineered by govt to divert attention from PNB scam, Mosul massacre: Jyotiraditya Scindia tells Firstpost

    Since 16 March when the second leg of the Budget session was reconvened everything has been happening in Parliament but work. No less than three no-confidence motions given by the Telugu Desam Party (TDP) and YSR Congress against the Narendra Modi-led NDA government stand pending in Lok Sabha since that

  • 1000 Cr Movie, Aamir Khan Collaborates with Mukesh Ambani
    IANS India Private Limited2 months ago

    1000 Cr Movie, Aamir Khan Collaborates with Mukesh Ambani

    Superstar or to be precise Mr.Perfectionist Aamir Khan is one actor who has proved his versatility in his movies time and again and now Khan collaborates with Mukesh Ambani to present a 'Mahabharat' movie series with a whopping budget of Rs.1000 crore. Meanwhile Aamir is also currently busy

  • "Air Force is on a strong wicket against China": Air Force Chief
    Ani2 months ago

    "Air Force is on a strong wicket against China": Air Force Chief

    Air Force Chief Birender Singh Dhanoa on Thursday addressed a press conference in Punjab's Halwara and said the Air Force is on a strong wicket against China. Whatever requirements are there from the budget, have been sent to the Government.

  • IndiGo rejects report of partnership to bid for Air India
    Ani2 months ago

    IndiGo rejects report of partnership to bid for Air India

    Budget carrier IndiGo on Wednesday rejected the report of collaborating with Qatar Airways to bid for Air India. IndiGo in a statement clarified that there are no ongoing discussions of such nature. As per some media reports, IndiGo and Qatar Airways were likely to make a joint bid for Air India. IndiGo

  • Naidu attacks BJP in TDP minority wing meet, says he opposed criminalisation of triple talaq
    Ani2 months ago

    Naidu attacks BJP in TDP minority wing meet, says he opposed criminalisation of triple talaq

    Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu while addressing TDP minority wing members stated that Bharatiya Janata Party didn't do justice to the state. Naidu said it was TDP and not YSRCP who responded on Triple Talaq Bill. He added that he was the first to oppose the criminalization of triple