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Volkswagen to make 10 million electric cars on its new platform

Automobile giant Volkswagen is all set to implement its giant plans to build 10 million electric cars based on its new modular MEB (Modular Electrification Kit) platform. The German carmaker targets to launch the model worldwide towards the end of 2022. VW will build 27 models for four group brands based on the MEB – […]

Fort Trump: US considers permanent base in Poland

US President Donald Trump said on Tuesday that he is seriously considering a permanent military base in Poland. Speaking to reporters at the White House after he met with Polish President Andrzej Duda, Trump said, “Poland is willing to make a very major contribution to the United States to come in and have a presence […]

Cabinet clears ordinance to make triple talaq penal offence

The Union cabinet has cleared an ordinance to make the practice of instant triple talaq a penal offence, Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said on Wednesday, citing compelling necessity for the move as the practice annulled by the Supreme Court continues unabated. Addressing a press conference, he accused the Congress party of not cooperating in […]

PNB Scam: India’s largest law firm under CBI scanner

The Central Bureau of Investigation is looking into India’s largest law firm after they seized documents related to the Punjab National Bank scam at their office in Mumbai, Reuters reported on Wednesday. India’s largest law firm, Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas or CAM, is being scrutinised by probe agencies after they seized documents related to the Rs. 13,000 crore fraud at […]

Back-to-back five deals between India and Bangladesh in 10 days

The prime ministers of India and Bangladesh inaugurated 130-kilometre-long Bangladesh-India Friendship Pipeline on Tuesday that will run from Siliguri to Parbatipur and will be used for importing oil. Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina inaugurated the construction work of the project through the video conference from Ganobhaban in Dhaka. PM Modi also joined the inauguration ceremony […]

1000 Farmers oppose Bullet train project in Gujarat

As many as 1000 farmers affected by the proposed Ahmedabad-Mumbai bullet train project submitted affidavits to Gujarat High Court on Tuesday. They have raised their objection towards the project and wrote a letter to the Japan government, alleging violation of the guidelines of the Japanese agency for acquiring farmer’s land. A Division Bench of the […]

Special birthday wish for PM Modi from 13000 feet above

Parajumper Shital Mahajan jumped off a plane from a height of 13,000 feet holding a birthday message for Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Chicago, USA on Monday. After the successful jump, Ms Mahajan, 35, uploaded a video of her unique birthday greeting on social networking site Facebook. Ms Mahajan, a Padma Shri awardee, said she […]

India’s first IAS woman officer passes away at 91

Free India’s first woman IAS officer Anna Rajam Malhotra passed away on Monday in Mumbai at 91. She had joined the civil services in 1951 and had served in the Madras cadre under then Chief Minister C. Rajagopalachari and in the central government. Born in July 1927 in Kerala’s Ernakulam district, Anna Rajam Geroge moved […]

Infosys to pay outstanding severance of Rs.12.17 crore to Rajiv Bansal

An arbitral tribunal has directed Infosys Ltd to pay former chief financial officer Rajiv Bansal an outstanding severance of Rs. 12.17 crore with interest, the company said in a filing to the stock exchanges today. “The award acknowledges that Infosys had bona fide disputes and that its counter claim for refund of previously paid severance […]

Confirmed: Juhi Chawla and Rishi Kapoor to share big screen after two decades

On-screen magic pair that ruled the hearts of millions in 90s, is all set to share the big screen almost after two decades. Yes, we are talking about none other than Rishi Kapoor and Juhi Chawla. Both the stars shared a great chemistry on-screen in movies like Eenaa Meena Deeka, Bol Radha Bol, Ghar Ki […]