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Congress loses chairmanship of parliamentary committee on IT, Home; 6 key panels with BJP

With this, the chair of six major parliamentary committees -- Home, IT, Defence, External Affairs, Finance and Health -- all are with the BJP and its allies.

published on : 4th October 2022

INTERVIEW | Coal to stay as main energy source: CIL Chairman Pramod Agarwal

Pramod Agarwal, Chairman of Coal India, the country’s largest coal producer, in an interaction with Rakesh Kumar, talks about the country’s coal availability future and of coal green energy efforts.

published on : 25th September 2022

Wipro head gets hate mails after sacking 300 moonlighting employees

The Wipro chairman was reportedly the first person to talk about moonlighting in the tech industry.

published on : 22nd September 2022

Tamil chair at Banaras Hindu University

Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said UGC has given permission to create a Tamil chair in the name of Subramania Bharathiyar at the Banaras Hindu University.

published on : 19th September 2022

CUET-UG 2022 results declared| ‘Normalised’ score to decide admission, not percentile or raw marks: UGC chairman

Clarifying the doubts, the University Grants Commission had told this newspaper, “The normalised marks will take into account the difference in the difficulty levels across the sessions.”

published on : 17th September 2022

Former RBI deputy governor and Zomato chairman join BharatPe board

Suhail Sameer, CEO BharatPe, said “With them joining, BharatPe has one of the most admired Boards in the country, comprising highly respectable names from the banking and financial services industry."

published on : 13th September 2022

No decision yet on merger of NEET, JEE with CUET; nothing to be imposed on students: UGC chief

The debut edition of CUET-UG began in July and has been marred with glitches prompting the National Testing Agency (NTA) to cancel the exams at multiple centres.

published on : 8th September 2022

Seatbelts will be compulsory for all passengers in car, says Nitin Gadkari

In the video, he also highlighted that the safety beeps will now be present for rare seats along with the front seats which will buzz if one doesn't put on a seat belt.

published on : 6th September 2022

Cyrus Mistry cremated in Mumbai; Simone Tata attends funeral

Besides former TCS head S Ramadorai, no other senior official from the Tata Group  - with whom Mistry fought a bitter legal battle till the end - was seen at the funeral.

published on : 6th September 2022

Mistry death highlights importance of rear passengers wearing seat belts; here's what may have happened

The usage of seat belts is crucial for the safety of rear passengers, whether they are travelling in entry-level models or high-end luxury cars like the one Mistry was using, industry experts said.

published on : 5th September 2022

Former Tata Sons head Cyrus Mistry killed in car crash in Palghar

The Mercedes car in which Mistry was travelling in reportedly hit a road divider around 3:15 pm on a bridge over Surya river and dashed against the retention wall, killing him and another person.

published on : 4th September 2022

Tiruchy students' smart wheelchair for COPD patients earns laurels

The idea fetched them the Best Women-Led Entrepreneurship Idea Award at smartIDEAthon2022, a national-level competition organised recently by a private deemed university.

published on : 31st August 2022

ONGC prepares for 3rd interim chairman in a row; 9 shortlisted for top job 

This was the second time in one-and-a-half decades that a suitable candidate was not found among those who had applied.

published on : 21st August 2022

Pfizer CEO tests positive for Covid-19, has mild symptoms

Chairman and CEO Albert Bourla said Monday that he started taking Pfizer’s Paxlovid pill treatment and is isolating while he recovers.

published on : 16th August 2022

Dabur Chairman Amit Burman resigns, to remain non-executive director

Burman started his career at Dabur’s Industrial Engineering Department where he was responsible for the induction of machinery, method improvements, manpower reduction and improving product packaging.

published on : 13th August 2022

Witty one-liners of Venkaiah Naidu are famous: PM Modi says in farewell speech to Vice President

Narendra Modi on Monday said that the outgoing Vice-President Venkaiah Naidu's term in office may end but his experience will continue to guide the nation for years to come.

published on : 8th August 2022

Odisha BJP favours party chief whip Mohan Majhi as public accounts panel chief

As a matter of convention, the Leader of the Opposition is nominated as the Chairman of the Committee on Public Accounts.

published on : 31st July 2022

Supreme Court agrees to hear PIL seeking appointment of chairperson, others in law panel

The tenure of the 21st Law Commission ended on August 31, 2018 and still, the Centre has neither extended the tenure of its chairperson and members nor notified the 22nd Law Commission.

published on : 27th July 2022

Presidential poll: Manmohan Singh arrives in wheelchair to cast vote

Singh, 89, has been unwell after he tested positive for Covid last year, and has been away from the limelight since then.

published on : 18th July 2022

KSEB chairman Dr B Ashok shunted out following tussle with employees union

 Dr Rajan N Khobragade, who was recently made water resources secretary, will be the new chairman. Ashok has been appointed as Agriculture secretary.

published on : 14th July 2022
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