Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh farm loan waivers: Politics of sops can kill an economy; fiscal indiscipline no pathway for poll wins – Firstpost

Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh farm loan waivers: Politics of sops can kill an economy; fiscal indiscipline no pathway for poll wins – Firstpost FP Staff 1970-01-01 05:30:00 Soon after being sworn in as the chief ministers of Chhattisgarh and Madhya Pradesh, Congress leaders Bhupesh Bhagel and Kamal Nath passed official orders waiving farmer loans for their […]

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India vs Australia: Virat Kohli was ‘silly, disrespectful’ and he keeps getting away with it – Mitchell Johnson

India vs Australia: Virat Kohli was ‘silly, disrespectful’ and he keeps getting away with it – Mitchell Johnson 2018-12-19 10:56:19 Former Australian fast bowler Mitchell Johnson, who is quite active on social media and also as an expert on various Australian channels, has termed the attitude of Indian captain ‘disrespectful and silly’. Johnson was referring […]

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India's entry Village Rockstars out of Oscar race – Bollywood Hungama

India’s entry Village Rockstars out of Oscar race – Bollywood Hungama Subhash K. Jha 2018-12-19 10:26:14 India’s entry Village Rockstars out of Oscar race Village Rockstars, the Indian entry to the Oscars 2018, has not made it into the Oscars’ shortlist. This snub has become an annual ritual for us. I am not surprised about […]

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Towers Half-Empty, Project Sites Silent: Dubai Builders Feel Market Woes

Towers Half-Empty, Project Sites Silent: Dubai Builders Feel Market Woes 2018-12-19 10:18:10 Many towers in Dubai stand half-empty, and some construction sites have been left dormant Dubai:  Dubai’s real estate downturn is forcing construction and engineering firms to cut jobs and halt expansion plans, in turn raising fresh risks for the wider economy. Known for […]

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India’s first women-only party launched with aim to fight for reservation in Parliament, against workplace harassment – Firstpost

India’s first women-only party launched with aim to fight for reservation in Parliament, against workplace harassment – Firstpost Press Trust of India 1970-01-01 05:30:00 New Delhi: Inspired by the decades-old National Women’s Party in the United States, a 36-year-old doctor and social activist launched a women’s only party in Delhi on Tuesday to fight for […]

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Monkey menace adds to the woes of already crippling rural healthcare infrastructure in Bundelkhand – Firstpost

Monkey menace adds to the woes of already crippling rural healthcare infrastructure in Bundelkhand – Firstpost Khabar Lahariya 1970-01-01 05:30:00 The Primary Health Centre in the small village of Chirai, Varanasi has a serious simian problem; monkeys have settled down on its roof and are terrorising the occupants and nearby residents. “Oh, they are a […]

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Kerala

Kerala TK Devasia 1970-01-01 05:30:00 KM Ashokan, the father of 26-year-old Hadiya — who grabbed the attention of the nation — was a Communist party member. However, the entire experience has left him a changed man: At the age of 57, Ashokan has switched his political loyalty to the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and seemingly uncovered a […]

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Mumbai fire kills 9: ESIC Kamgar hospital failed safety audit fortnight before tragedy; staff protests inadequate facilities – Firstpost

Mumbai fire kills 9: ESIC Kamgar hospital failed safety audit fortnight before tragedy; staff protests inadequate facilities – Firstpost FP Staff 1970-01-01 05:30:00 The staff of the ESIC Kamgar Hospital in Mumbai staged a protest against the hospital administration on Tuesday after nine people, including a five-month-old baby, died in a fire on Monday. The staff […]

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SoftBank unit begins trading in Tokyo, marking Japan's largest-ever IPO

SoftBank unit begins trading in Tokyo, marking Japan’s largest-ever IPO 2018-12-19 05:47:00 Japan’s mobile telecoms market is the world’s third largest and the government has been pressuring companies to lower prices for their services. In addition to concerns about competition in the Japanese market, SoftBank has faced headwinds in the run-up to the IPO on […]

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IPL Auction 2019: Players bought by the Chennai Super Kings

IPL Auction 2019: Players bought by the Chennai Super Kings 2018-12-19 08:36:43 The Chennai Super Kings, who had a settled side before the auction, were happy with just two players at the auction. They had let go of England’s fast bowler Mark Wood and now they have replaced him with India’s Mohit Sharma. The Super […]

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