Thursday, January 18, 2018

Archive for January, 2018

Tech Mahindra to pick up 17.5 per cent stake in Altiostar for $15 million

Thursday, January 18, 2018 16:16

NEW DELHI: IT company Tech Mahindra today announced it will acquire 17.5 per cent stake in US-based telecom software development company Altiostar Networks for USD 15 million in a cash deal.The investment committee of the board of directors of Tech Mahindra "has approved the proposal to acquire shareholding in Altiostar ...

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India rise 3 places to occupy 102nd spot in FIFA rankings

India rise 3 places to occupy 102nd spot in FIFA rankings

Thursday, January 18, 2018 16:12

India jumped three rungs to be placed 102nd in the first FIFA rankings of the year released on Thursday. India, who are just above 103rd placed Qatar, are ranked 14th among Asian countries.

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Diamonds, used cars, theme parks: GST on 54 services, 29 items cut

Thursday, January 18, 2018 16:11

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Tendulkar lauds Kohli after ICC Awards win

Tendulkar lauds Kohli after ICC Awards win

Thursday, January 18, 2018 16:06

Sachin Tendulkar heaped praise on India captain Virat Kohli for bagging most of the major honours at the ICC Annual Awards. In phenomenal form across formats, Kohli was named the World Cricketer of the Year, besides bagging the top honour for ODI players in the ...

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Punjab Royals thrash Delhi Sultans in Pro Wrestling League

Punjab Royals thrash Delhi Sultans in Pro Wrestling League

Thursday, January 18, 2018 15:50

Punjab Royals' icon player Geno Petriashvili pulled off a dominating win to guide his side to an easy 6-1 victory over Delhi Sultans in the Pro Wrestling League at the Siri Fort Indoor Stadium on Thursday.

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Zidane rests 'BBC' for Real Madrid Cup tie

Zidane rests ‘BBC’ for Real Madrid Cup tie

Thursday, January 18, 2018 15:45

Cristiano Ronaldo, Karim Benzema and Gareth Bale have all been left out of the Real Madrid squad for Thursday's Copa del Rey tie against Leganes, with coach Zinedine Zidane opting to rest the star trio known collectively as the 'BBC'.

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NRI doctor jailed for sex assault on patients in UK

Thursday, January 18, 2018 15:31

An India-born doctor was on Thursday sentenced to 12 years in prison for sexually assaulting four women patients at his UK surgery between 2008 and 2015.

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Tendulkar inspires first cricket garden at UK flower show

Tendulkar inspires first cricket garden at UK flower show

Thursday, January 18, 2018 14:55

Sachin Tendulkar has inspired the first cricket-themed garden at the UK's annual Chelsea Flower Show to celebrate India and Britain's shared love for the game.

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Modi will need at least $125 bn to fund his renewable energy dream

Thursday, January 18, 2018 14:51

India will need at least $125 billion to fund its ambitious plan to increase the share of renewable power supply in the country's grid by 2022, a top government official told Reuters, underlining the immense financing challenge ahead.The South Asian nation is one of the world's most important growth markets ...

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Unified Korea in Winter Olympics march is incredible, says Bubka

Unified Korea in Winter Olympics march is incredible, says Bubka

Thursday, January 18, 2018 14:35

Pole vault legend Sergey Bubka on Thursday termed North and South Korea's decision to march under one flag at the opening ceremony of next month's Winter Olympics as "unbelievable" and attributed the positive development to "power of sport".

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