Monday, December 10, 2018


CBI Director Alok Verma, Special Director Rakesh Asthana sent on leave

New Delhi, Oct 24 (PTI) CBI Director Alok Verma and Special Director Rakesh Asthana have been sent on leave amid an ongoing spat between them, sources said, calling it the first such case in the history of the agency. The prime minister-led appointments committee in an order Tuesday night has given charge of director to Joint […]

NDA’s re-negotiated Rafale deal has put pilots’ lives at risk: Rahul Gandhi

New Delhi, Oct 18 (PTI) Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Thursday alleged that Indian fighter pilots were at risk flying the “ancient” Jaguars since new technology was not coming into the country from France after the Rafale jet deal was re-negotiated by the NDA government Continuing his attack on the Modi Government over the Rafale deal, […]




Business State

Bhubaneswar Police partners with HDFC Bank to launch integrated e-challan devices

PRIYABRAT BISWAL BHUBANESWAR, DEC 10 Bhubaneswar Police in association with HDFC Bank today rolled out integrated e-challan devices. The initiative will allow the traffic police to collect fines for violation of road traffic rules and regulations in the city digitally, with the help of any credit or debit card. The handheld device is a Point-of-Sale […]


NBHC pest management division rebranded as ‘Pestinct Pro Solutions’

MUMBAI, DEC 9, 2018 National Bulk Handling Corporation (NBHC), India’s leading provider of integrated commodity and collateral management services of agri-commodities, has rebranded its Pest Management Division as ‘Pestinct Pro Solutions’, formerly known as Commguard. As one of the key service providers in pest management industry, the original platform has enabled the company to become […]

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Coal shortage affecting captive power plants in Odisha

Bhubaneswar, Dec 7 Coal-based industries in Odisha are facing acute shortage of the fossil fuel which is affecting operations of several captive power plants in the state, industrialists said here on Friday. Speaking at a deliberation organised by the Utkal Chamber of Commerce and Industry (UCCI) here, they said that unless the issue is addressed […]


Samsung India launches Galaxy Note 9 Alpine White, Galaxy S9+ Polaris Blue variants

GURUGRAM, DEC 7 Samsung has launched the Galaxy Note 9 in a “limited-edition” Alpine White colour in India, while announcing that the older Galaxy S9+ will now also be available in a dual-tone Polaris Blue finish that had earlier launched in some international markets. Prices for the new variants of the Galaxy Note 9 and […]


Vodafone, NASSCOM and VSO launch volunteering App VIBE

NEW DELHI, DEC 7 Vodafone Foundation, part of Vodafone Idea Ltd, in partnership with the NASSCOM Foundation and VSO, today announced the launch of ‘VIBE’, a unique and holistic mobile based digital solution to inspire volunteering, drive volunteer mobilisation and engagement as well as to diligently manage the output and impact of volunteering efforts. The […]