Monsoon rains hit Kerala coast, northeast; bring cheer to millions across the country

Monsoon rains hit Kerala coast, northeast; bring cheer to millions across the country

The Indian Meteorological Department has said monsoon has arrived at the coast of southern state of Kerala, just as it had predicted earlier.

Cyclone Mora hits Bangladesh; India braces for extreme weather conditions: All you should know
Brutal competition catches up with Anil Ambani: Reliance Communications battered again as debt troubles mount
Brutal competition catches up with Anil Ambani: Reliance Communications battered again as debt troubles mount

Reliance was in talks with its lenders to seek their approval for the sale of its tower business and an equal merger of its wireless business with rival Aircel Ltd., that would allow it to pare debt by 250 billion rupees

Narendra Modi in Germany: From China's OBOR initiative, Brexit to terrorism, PM had fruitful interaction with Chancellor Angela Merkel
Narendra Modi in Germany: From China's OBOR initiative, Brexit to terrorism, PM had fruitful interaction with Chancellor Angela Merkel

Narendra Modi in Germany: Prime Minister Narendra Modi had kick started his crucial four-nation tour.

PM Narendra Modi's free LPG scheme PMUY achieves goal, PDS kerosene sales dip 20%
PM Narendra Modi's free LPG scheme PMUY achieves goal, PDS kerosene sales dip 20%

The Narendra Modi government’s free LPG scheme for below poverty line (BPL) women seems to have achieved its objective of addressing health hazards posed to millions by polluting cooking fuels.

Big boost for BCCI, IPL valuation jumps 9% to $3.8 bn; but challenging times in offing
Big boost for BCCI, IPL valuation jumps 9% to $3.8 bn; but challenging times in offing

One of biggest moneyspinners for the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), the Indian Premier League (IPL), witnessed a 9% increase in valuation at $3.8 billion in 2017.

Twitter suspends Abhijeet Bhattacharya's account for second time; singer blames Johar, Bhatts, Khans of Bollywood
Twitter suspends Abhijeet Bhattacharya's account for second time; singer blames Johar, Bhatts, Khans of Bollywood

Twitter has suspended Abhijeet Bhattacharya account once again after the singer made his return to the micro-blogging site yesterday.

Chemists go on nationwide strike today over online pharmacy, regulations on sale
Chemists go on nationwide strike today over online pharmacy, regulations on sale

Chemists strike: Medicine shops across India will remain close today as chemists are going on a 24-hour strike

BANKING & FINANCE

Singapore's Central bank fines Credit Suisse, UOB over 1MDB-linked transactions
Singapore's Central bank fines Credit Suisse, UOB over 1MDB-linked transactions

Singapore's central bank said on Tuesday it had fined Credit Suisse and United Overseas Bank (UOB) a total of S$1.6 million ($1.15 million) for breaches of anti-money laundering rules for transactions related to Malaysia's scandal-ridden state fund 1MDB.

TRAVEL

Exploring Egypt's Red Sea Riviera
Exploring Egypt's Red Sea Riviera

Occupying almost 50 km of Red Sea Riviera's coastline in Egypt, Hurghada is a vibrant city with many exciting attractions for the global Indian traveller who would like to explore the different facets of the ancient country

Horoscope: By Peter Vidal

Today ( 30 May )This Week ( 28 May - 03 Jun )

SAGITTARIUS Your creative energy should now be at a peak, but not perhaps because the stars are all on your side. On the contrary, challenging romantic stars remind us of the cliché that all great art stems from… read more