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Modi takes apparent swipe at KCR with 'parivaarvadi' jibe, TRS supremo slams 'bhaashanbazi'

While Modi lashed out at family politics saying 'parivaarvadi' is democracy's greatest enemy, Rao, who flew to Bengaluru to meet former PM HD Deve Gowda, said despite 'bhaashanbaazi' (rhetoric), industries were closing down, the nation's GDP was crashing and the rupee was falling drastically compared to the US dollar and said all sections of the society were suffering.

26 May 2022 9:39 pm
Ether and altcoins lead crypto rout as Terra DeFi fallout deepens

Ether was down as much as 11% on Thursday before paring losses to around $1,850, far below the key threshold of $2,000 which it needs to trade above meaningfully -- and soon -- if bearish sentiment is to ease. Other tokens linked to protocols popular with decentralized finance projects like Avalanche, Solana and Polkadot were also slumping, down between 11% and 17% over the last 24 hours.

26 May 2022 9:24 pm
UP budget: Government fails to fulfil promises made in its 'sankalp patra', says Congress

Till now, the Union Budget was based on 'hawa-hawai' announcements (announcements made in air). But now, the UP government has also followed the path of the Centre. When the government is not able to fulfil promises made in its 'sankalp patra', what can be a bigger cheating with the people of the state than this, she said.

26 May 2022 9:22 pm
Maharashtra: Over 15,000 nurses of state-run hospitals go on strike over outsourcing of recruitment

Talking to PTI, the general secretary of Maharashtra State Nurses Association (MSNA) Sumitra Tote said the nurses will go on an indefinite strike from May 28 if their demand is not met and will also strike work on Friday.

26 May 2022 9:10 pm
ONGC to boost exploration with $4 bln investment over 3 years

The country's top explorer said it would invest funds for acquiring seismic survey and drilling of 115-120 wells every year to probe around 1700 million tonnes of oil and oil equivalent gas of yet to find reserves. ONGC is also offering a stake to global oil companies to help develop its challenging fields off the country's east coast.

26 May 2022 9:09 pm
Inter-Ministerial Central Team from MHA reaches Guwahati to assess damage due to flood and landslide

The Assam State Disaster Management Authority (ASDMA) stated IMCT team interacted with the Revenue and Disaster management and Assam State Disaster Management Authority (ASDMA) officials as a part of their scheduled field visit to Assam from May 26 to May 29, 2022 for damage assessment of recent flood and landslide in the State.

26 May 2022 9:06 pm
MetaMask joins forces with Asset Reality for recovery of stolen digital assets

MetaMask is a ConsenSys product and among the leading self-custody wallets. MetaMask and Asset Reality will be helping victims of scams recover their digital assets where possible.

26 May 2022 8:49 pm
I-T dept searches premises of Asian Granito, associate entities in Gujarat

The I-T teams found 12 bank lockers and recovered Rs 10 crore in cash on the first day, he said, adding that the searches will continue for a few more days. The action covered 40 residential and commercial properties including offices and residences of key people connected with the company and some financers who allegedly helped it hide real income by making false entries in records, said the senior I-T department official.

26 May 2022 8:48 pm
CEO pay soars; workers fall behind

Even when regular workers win their biggest raises in decades, they look minuscule compared with what CEOs are getting. The typical compensation package for chief executives who run S&P 500 companies soared 17.1% last year, to a median $14.5 million, according to data analyzed for The Associated Press by Equilar. The gain towers over the 4.4% increase in wages and benefits netted by private-sector workers through 2021, which was the fastest on record going back to 2001. The raises for many rank-

26 May 2022 8:46 pm
A look at Queen Elizabeth II's style through the decades

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26 May 2022 8:46 pm
'Orange Is The New Black' actress Laverne Cox is the new face of a Barbie doll

Laverne Cox is finally fulfilling one of her long term dreams. She is getting her own Barbie doll. It is a tribute to her for her 50th birthday.

26 May 2022 8:45 pm
West Bengal Cabinet approves making CM chancellor of state universities, replacing Governor

In last December, state Education Minister Bratya Basu claiming on Friday that the Governor should be replaced by Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee as Chancellor of all the state Universities, citing his non-cooperation and hostility as the reason.

26 May 2022 8:41 pm
RERA tells Delhi Corporations not to approve unregistered building plans

Real estate projects that are being developed on land areas of more than 500 sq m for the purpose of sale, either by way of construction of flats, commercial space, or office space, and projects in which more than eight apartments are being constructed in all phases for the purpose of sale, regardless of plot size, must be registered.

26 May 2022 8:25 pm
Cathay Pacific to increase flight services from Mumbai and Delhi to Hong Kong

The airline resumed its services to Mumbai and Delhi from May 4 and May 6, respectively, this year, after the government lifted the ban on March 27. Cathay Pacific resumed operations from Mumbai and Delhi with three flights in May. For June, the airline will operate eight flights from Mumbai and nine flights from Delhi, it said in a statement.

26 May 2022 8:22 pm
No 'political ties' between Cong, JD(S) for RS or 2023 assembly poll: Siddaramaiah

His statement gains significance, as none of the parties have an adequate number of votes to win the fourth Rajya Sabha seat from the state assembly. The Leader of Opposition in the Karnataka Assembly also made it clear that he would not go to national politics, and would remain active in the state.

26 May 2022 8:20 pm
Kim Kardashian trolled for her advert promoting vegan burgers as she pretends-eat

Following an advertisement featuring Kim Kardashian fake-eating a delicious vegan burger, her fans called her out for her pretensions. Heres how netizens trolled her for her latest promo.

26 May 2022 8:17 pm
Trade Setup: All declines must be used to buy quality stocks; positive outlook advised for the day

There was a good premium income opportunity on the expiry day. The levels of 15,900 and 16,200 saw a great amount of Put and Call writing. This ensured that the Nifty did not slip below 15,900 and did not move past 16,200 levels.

26 May 2022 8:11 pm
Modi in Chennai: Tamil language is 'eternal', says PM

In his address after inaugurating new completed projects and laying foundation stone for fresh schemes in various sectors including housing, Modi quoted a popular verse of nationalist poet Subramania Bharathi and said in every field someone from Tamil Nadu was excelling.

26 May 2022 8:07 pm
Get your crypto house in order, old guard tells Davos debutantes

The Indian delegation to Davos, which included six state governments, was housed in pavilions surrounded by blockchain and crypto houses, and has been meeting many of them to attract investment, particularly in education and training.

26 May 2022 8:06 pm
'House of Cards' actor Kevin Spacey charged with sexual assault

The actor has been charged for four counts of sexual assault against three men.

26 May 2022 8:03 pm
Govt invokes emergency clause to allow compensation for 32 Gw domestic coal based plants

Power purchase agreements between these plants and the distribution companies have been signed for upto 25 years based on tariff-based competitive bidding under Section 63 of the Electricity Act and do not allow higher prices.

26 May 2022 7:57 pm
PM Modi gets rousing welcome in Chennai, inaugurates and lays foundation stone of 11 projects

PM Modi gets rousing welcome in Chennai, inaugurates and lays foundation stone of 11 projects

26 May 2022 7:56 pm
Market Movers: I-T clouds on Asian Granito; Jet Airways hits turbulence before takeoff

All India Jet Airways' Officers and Staff Association on Thursday said it had filed an appeal before the NCLAT (National Company Law Appellate Tribunal) against the Jalan-Kalrock consortium's resolution plan for the airline.

26 May 2022 7:55 pm
RattanIndia Enterprises acquires 60% stake in drone company Throttle Aerospace Systems

Founded in 2016, led by Nagendran Kandasamy, an ex-Boeing, aeronautical industry veteran, TAS has been approved by Directorate General Civil Aviation (DGCA) and Ministry of Defence (MoD) to manufacture civil and military grade drones. the company did not disclose the financial details of the transaction.

26 May 2022 7:52 pm
SJVN inks pact with Tata Power Solar Systems for 1,000 MW solar project in Bikaner

The contract agreement was signed in the presence of Nand Lal Sharma, Chairman and Managing Director of SJVN by Chief General Manager (ECD), SJVN S K Sood, and Vepul Jain, Chief - Business Development, Tata Power Solar Systems Ltd.

26 May 2022 7:50 pm
Berger Paints Q4 Results: Net profit rises 5.6% to Rs 220 cr; revenue up 8% to Rs 2,187 cr

For the full fiscal ended March 2022, Berger Paints' net profit was up 15.73 per cent at Rs 832.95 crore, compared to a net profit of Rs 719.72 crore in the previous fiscal.Its revenue from operations climbed 28.51 per cent to Rs 8,761.78 crore from Rs 6,817.59 crore in FY21.

26 May 2022 7:47 pm
Ukraine's richest man plans to sue Russia for huge losses

The Azovstal steelworks suffered heavy damage from Russian bombing and shelling after the sprawling plant became the last bastion of defence in the southern port city. The Illich Steel and Iron Works, also owned by Akhmetov, was also badly damaged during Russian shelling of Mariupol.

26 May 2022 7:45 pm
Myntra launches 48-hour delivery with M-Express

Myntra said the feature eventually cover 300,000 products in over 1,300 pincodes. Currently, it is available to customers in metro cities, with around 30% of products eligible for express delivery.

26 May 2022 7:44 pm
Aurum PropTech buys Goldman Sachs-backed cos arm HelloWorld, CareerSocially

The two 100% buyouts have taken the companys acquisition tally to six totalling over Rs 233 crores investment made by the company over the last one year after being acquired by Aurum Ventures in June 2021.

26 May 2022 7:39 pm
Kedarnath Dham yatra: Four more pilgrims dead; death toll climbs to 41

Elderly pilgrims are being advised by authorities not to undertake the arduous journey if they have COVID history or are suffering from post-COVID complications such as breathlessness, as oxygen level drops at high altitude. A record 10 lakh pilgrims have visited the Himalayan temples in less than one month since the start of the yatra on May 3.

26 May 2022 7:34 pm
PM Modi launches mega projects worth Rs 31,400 crore in Chennai

PM Modi had launched the Lighthouse projects on January 1, 2021, to use new technology to complete housjavascript://ing projects faster while making them more resilient. Since then, he has been regularly reviewing the status of the project, including through drone-based monitoring.

26 May 2022 7:32 pm
Unacademy CEO warns of long funding winter; Infy CEOs pay rose 43% in FY22

Gaurav Munjal, cofounder of SoftBank-backed Unacademy, has told its employees the funding winter will last at least 12-18 months, saying they must learn how to work under constraints and help the company turn profitable.

26 May 2022 7:31 pm
Tripura' new chief minister Manik Saha is likely to contest from Town Bordowali constituency.

This is expected to be litmus test for parties ahead of next year's assembly polls. By-polls would be held in Agartala, Town Bordowali, Surma and Jubarajnagar assembly constituencies, which were lying vacant after the resignation of three BJP MLAs and death of CPI-M legislator Ramendra Chandra Debnath.

26 May 2022 7:30 pm
'Jack', 'John' instrumental in sending Yasin Malik to jail for life

These names were given to important protected witnesses, with hidden identities for their safety, in the terror funding case in which the National Investigation Agency (NIA) had seized around 600 electronic devices during its raids at 70 places.

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PM unveils slew of projects, Tamil Nadu CM harps on Dravidian model

The Prime Minister dedicated to the nation 5 projects worth over Rs 2,960 crore, in the presence of Governor R N Ravi, Union Minister L Murugan and Chief Minister M K Stalin.

26 May 2022 7:20 pm
Goodluck India Q4 Results: Profit jumps three-fold to Rs 24 cr

The company's board has recommended a final dividend of Rs 2 per share for financial year 2021-22 which is subject to the approval of shareholders at the ensuing Annual General Meeting.In a separate statement, the company said it made exports worth Rs 1,060 crore last fiscal year which is highest ever exports made by the company.

26 May 2022 7:15 pm
How much the top-paid male, female CEOs made in 2021

The AP's compensation study covered 340 executives at S&P 500 companies who have served at least two full consecutive fiscal years at their respective companies, which filed proxy statements between Jan. 1 and April 30. Some companies with highly paid CEOs do not fit these criteria.

26 May 2022 7:15 pm
Why deep breathing exercises are great for you

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26 May 2022 7:15 pm
OPEC+ set to stick to modest output hike for July: sources

Western nations, grappling with record inflation rates that are threatening economic growth, have repeatedly asked the group to accelerate its output hikes. Members from the group maintain that the oil market is balanced and that the recent price hikes are not related to fundamentals.

26 May 2022 7:11 pm
Telangana CM skips meeting PM Modi, discusses politics with HD Deve Gowda in Bengaluru

The JD(S), which has 32 members in the assembly, and had ruled Karnataka in partnership with the Congress for about a year in 2018-19, is pulling out all stops to retain its vote bank and emerge stronger in the next years assembly polls as it is locked in fight with both the ruling BJP and Congress.

26 May 2022 7:11 pm
US economy shrank by 1.5% in Q1 but consumers kept spending: Govt report

Last quarter's drop in the U.S. gross domestic product - the broadest gauge of economic output - does not likely signal the start of a recession. The contraction was caused, in part, by a wider trade gap: The nation spent more on imports than other countries did on U.S. exports. The trade gap slashed first-quarter GDP by 3.2 percentage points.

26 May 2022 7:10 pm
Jharkhand: CBI raids Ranchi residence of ex-minister Bandhu Tirkey in 34th national games scam case

Jharkhand: CBI raids Ranchi residence of ex-minister Bandhu Tirkey in 34th national games scam case

26 May 2022 7:09 pm
Meta updates privacy policy, says users in India can choose to not accept for now

Under the updated privacy policy, Meta will also outline more clearly the way it processes the information it collects from users, including the way it location-related information such as internet protocol addresses, check-in at locations, and other information such as current city, the company said.

26 May 2022 7:08 pm
S&P 500, Dow open higher on earnings optimism

The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 127.89 points, or 0.40%, at the open to 32,248.17.

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