Tapping brain power for inclusive growth

By: Javid Hassan “Money never starts an idea; it is the idea that starts the money,” says William J. Cameron, journalist and public relations representative for Henry Ford. Crowd funding is an idea whose time has come as the year 2020 marked a new milestone in Indian history. It coincided with the 105th anniversary of … Read more

Aaghaz Foundation adopts 50 kids hit by Delhi riots

Aaghaz Foundation has adopted 50 children who were affected by the recent Delhi riots. Many of these children are orphans. Aaghaz will be paying their school fees every month. Aaghaz has also adopted two sons (both in Grade XI) of a Noida cabbie who was murdered by suspected right wing elements in September 2020. A … Read more

RIL to buy out sports management JV

New Delhi: Billionaire Mukesh Ambani’s Reliance Industries Ltd. (RIL) has agreed to buy out IMG Worldwide LLC from their joint venture from their sports management joint venture for Rs. 52.08 crore. The nation’s biggest sports company by market value said it will buy out IMG Worldwide’s 50% stake in their joint venture for Rs. 52.08 … Read more

Muslim youth booked under anti-conversion law

Bijnor (UP): A Muslim youth from Bijnor (UP) has been charged with trying to convert his girlfriend under the month-old anti-conversion law under sections of the SC/ST Act, and the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act. However, the 16-year-old girl, who is a Dalit, stands firm. “I have told this to the magistrate, … Read more

Congress Veteran Ahmed Patel Dies at 71 After Battling Covid

Congress veteran Ahmed Patel passes away: The politician had been in a Gurgaon hospital since his health worsened after a Covid infection. Gurgaon: Senior Congress leader Ahmed Patel, one of Sonia Gandhi’s closest political advisers, died at a Gurgaon hospital this morning. He was 71. The veteran politician had been at Medanta Hospital since his … Read more

Diwali 2020: Sensex, Nifty Soar To Record Highs In Special Muhurat Trading Session

Muhurat Trading 2020: In Samvat 2076, the S&P BSE Sensex index added 4,384.94 points (from 39,058.06 to 43,443.00), marking a return of 11.23 per cent. Muhurat Trading 2020: Domestic stock markets began the first session of the Samvat new year at record highs in a special Muhurat trading session on Saturday, November 14. The S&P … Read more

TV Anchor Arnab Goswami Gets Interim Bail From Supreme Court In Abetment To Suicide Case

Arnab Goswami was granted interim bail by the Supreme Court in 2018 abetment to suicide case which, the police said, was reopened on the request of Anvay Naik’s family. New Delhi:  Republic TV’s Arnab Goswami walked out of jail this evening after he was granted interim bail by the Supreme Court in a 2018 abetment … Read more

In Bihar Victory Speech, PM’s Message For Next Poll Battleground Bengal

Without naming Bengal or Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, the PM warned that “the killing of BJP workers is not acceptable in a democracy” and those responsible would be punished by the people. New Delhi:  In his speech to mark the victory in Bihar, Prime Minister Narendra Modi made an oblique but significant reference to Bengal, … Read more