SSA stages protest against Govt for not streamlining salaries

SRINAGAR, Feb. 20 -- The Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (SSA) teachers staged a protest at Press Enclave Srinagar on Monday against the government for not streamlining their salaries. Shouting slogans in suppo... Read More

AIFB backs BJD in Bijepur

India, Feb. 20 -- The All India Forward Bloc (AIFB), the party founded by Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose during the Indian freedom struggle, has unanimously decided to extend unconditional support to BJD... Read More

A leaky wealth bucket

India, Feb. 20 -- Resolving economic disparities with an overhang of seven decades of poverty needs political will, without which the gap between the rich and poor cannot be narrowed Amidst heightene... Read More

Time for reform

India, Feb. 20 -- Nationalisation has made PSU banks houses of patronage. Government must act The most telling thing about the recent banking scandal involving Nirav Modi and Mehul Choksi, or indeed ... Read More

The Gandhis and the vicissitudes of karma

India, Feb. 20 -- Justice remains to be done in the National Herald case. And there is a lot to answer for as the web of transactions disclose Though the mills of God grind slowly; Yet they grind exc... Read More

Why is chowkidar silent, asks Rahul

New Delhi, Feb. 20 -- Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Monday fired yet another salvo at Prime Minister Narendra Modi over his "silence" on the multi-crore PNB bank fraud, asking where the "country'... Read More

PNB tanks over 7%

New Delhi, Feb. 20 -- Shares of Punjab National Bank slumped over 7 per cent, extending its fall for the fourth straight session on Monday, following the Rs 11,400-crore fraud at one its Mumbai branch... Read More

PNB scam impact: Bank stocks tumble; Sensex dives 236 pts

New Delhi, Feb. 20 -- Indian equities tumbled for the second straight day on Monday, with the Sensex diving over 236 points to a nearly two-month low of 33,775 as metal and banking counters took a bea... Read More

PNB assures will honour bonafide commitments

New Delhi, Feb. 20 -- Punjab National Bank (PNB) on Monday said it will honour all its 'bonafide commitments' under the Letters of Undertaking (LoUs) and Foreign Letters of Credit (FLCs) in connection... Read More


India, Feb. 20 -- 1922 Bentley 3 Litre, perth-based collectors Robin & Peter Briggs presented this sporting beauty, which stole the prize for being the best in the Bentley Classic class. At one point,... Read More