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Meet the new faces in team Modi 2.0
In a major rejig of the Narendra Modi government following the expansion on Tuesday, Smriti Irani was replaced as Human Resource Minister by Prakash Javadekar, while Ravi Shankar Prasad was......
Modi Cabinet: Prabhu gets Railways, Parrikar gets Defence
Former Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar and former Shiv Sainik Suresh Prabhu were inducted into the Union Cabinet and given defence and railway portfolios respectively on Sunday as Prime......
PHOTOS: Who gets what in Modi's council of ministers
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday evening took oath along with 45-member council of ministers. The council of ministers included 23 Cabinet ministers, 10 ministers of state with independent......
Portfolios announced: Rajnath gets Home, Sushma MEA, Gadkari transport
The Rashtrapati Bhavan has come out with a communique announcing the portfolios of the newly-sworn-in ministers in Prime Minister Narendra Modi's council of ministers: 1. Shri Narendra Modi......
63rd Republic Day: The gallantry award winners
President Pratibha Patilon Thursday conferredawards of 368 Gallantry and other Defence decorations to Armed Forces personnel and others as part ofthe 63rd Republic Day Celebrations.This includes......
Sebi tightens M&A rules for unlisted firms
Market regulator also announces measures for mutual funds sector. Capital market regulator Securities and Exchange Board of India has introduced more checks and balances for mergers and......
Angel investors tightened purse strings in 2016
Last year, the top 10 investors in the country had put their money in 209 deals, according to the data compiled by VCCEdge based on deals disclosed. This year they put money in only 60 deals. Top......
PE investments fall 50% in first 6 months
Indian PE saw a rebound in 2015 with investments worth $24 billion, crossing a previous high of $21.3 billion in 2007. With Indian e-commerce losing sheen among investors, private equity......
India's Deal Street sees $29 billion M&As in 2014
Albeit muted for most part of the year, Deal Street in India has clocked M&As worth $29 billion in 2014 and expects the size to get larger with transactions worth over $40 billion in the New......
PE investments up 27% to $3 bn in Jul-Sep quarter
In terms of cities, Bengaluru outdid the National Capital Region and Mumbai to attract the maximum PE investments with $1.8 billion in 29 deals. Private equity investments in the country rose 27......
Sports Shorts: Shiva Thapa in final, five others in semis
IMAGE: India’s Shiva Thapa ((blue) in action. Photograph: Warren Little/Getty Images. Asian silver-medallist Shiva Thapa (60kg) and Gaurav Bidhuri entered the finals while five other......
Saina, Bindra among 45 athletes for Target Olympic Podium assistance
Seventeen shooters are among 45 athletes selected by the government for financial assistance under the Target Olympic Podium (TOP) scheme. The government, on Tuesday, announced the names of the......
SAI reaches out to London Olympics hopefuls
With the London Olympics around the corner, the Sports Authority of India (SAI)on Wednesday reached out to athletes, who are part of the body's 'Olympic Hopeful' scheme, by providing them with......
India will win more medals in London Olympics than Bejing: IOA
Exuding confidence of a better showing by India in the London Olympics, IOA, on Monday, said it would provide all possible help to the sportspersons' preparations. "We are hopeful that our medal......
India at the Asian Games: Day 5
Sandhyarani settles for silver in wushuIndia's Sandhyarani Devi setteled for a silver in the women's sanshou 60kg wushu event after losing to Khadijeh Azadpour of Iran in the final in the Asian......
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