Women CEOs earn big pay, but few of them have the top job; highest paid Virginia Rometty of International Business Machines Corp

Women CEOs earn big pay, but few of them have the top job; highest paid Virginia Rometty of International Business Machines Corp

The median pay for a female CEO was $13.1 million last year, up 9 percent from 2015, according to an analysis by executive data firm Equilar and The Associated Press.

How Narendra Modi government powered-up India; slashed energy shortage from 4.2 pct in 2013-14 to 0.7 pct in 2016-17
How Narendra Modi government powered-up India; slashed energy shortage from 4.2 pct in 2013-14 to 0.7 pct in 2016-17

The Narendra Modi- government on Wednesday said that the energy shortage in the country had come down to 0.7 per cent in 2016-17.

Strong action being taken against those responsible for Saharanpur violence: UP CM Yogi Adityanath
Strong action being taken against those responsible for Saharanpur violence: UP CM Yogi Adityanath

Some elements are not able to digest the good work being done by the state government and trying to disturb the atmosphere, an official release quoting the chief minister said.

Army free to take decisions in Jammu and Kashmir: Arun Jaitley
Army free to take decisions in Jammu and Kashmir: Arun Jaitley

Jaitley was responding to a question on the situation in Jammu and Kashmir, a day after the Army went public on fire assaults on Pakistani posts along the LoC.

Amazon's Jeff Bezos gives USD 1 mn to press freedom watchdog
Amazon's Jeff Bezos gives USD 1 mn to press freedom watchdog

Amazon co-founder Jeff Bezos is giving USD 1 million to the Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press, the largest-ever gift to the media rights watchdog.

Constable hurt in Naxal firing in Chhattisgarh; cops say 4 ultras killed
Constable hurt in Naxal firing in Chhattisgarh; cops say 4 ultras killed

The shoot-out took place in a forest near Pichhikoder village under Barsoor police station limits when a joint team of security forces was out on an anti-Maoist operation.

Millennials selling, buying maximum pre-owned mobile device: OLX Study
Millennials selling, buying maximum pre-owned mobile device: OLX Study

According to the study by OLX, the desire to aupgrade is the primary reason for selling mobile phones for 68 per cent of the households in India.

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Heavy tax on hybrid cars may be reconsidered by GST Council
Heavy tax on hybrid cars may be reconsidered by GST Council

After the recent announcement by the GST council of the 43 percent tax levied on hybrid cars, the auto industry expressed disappointment and the structure is being reconsidered.

Horoscope: By Peter Vidal

Today ( 25 May )This Week ( 21 May - 27 May )

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