Saturday, February 17, 2018

Archive for February, 2018

Trump may lobby for high duty on Harleys, but the cult motorcycle maker needs India

Saturday, February 17, 2018 17:57

When US President Donald Trump hosted Harley-Davidson executives at White House in February last year, he waxed eloquent: “Harley-Davidson is a true American icon, one of the greats... Whenever I go, whenever there's a motorcycle group, oftentimes it's a Harley.And the sound of that Harley is a little different.” Later, ...

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Coach Marijne has infused belief in Indian team: Cedric D'Souza

Coach Marijne has infused belief in Indian team: Cedric D’Souza

Saturday, February 17, 2018 17:43

Former India coach Cedric D'Souza believes the current Indian hockey team "doesn't have the fear psychosis" and lauded new coach Sjoerd Marijne for infusing "belief" in the young unit.

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Suarez and Alba strikes give Barca win at stubborn Eibar

Suarez and Alba strikes give Barca win at stubborn Eibar

Saturday, February 17, 2018 17:42

Barcelona got back to winning ways on Saturday after two consecutive draws, with a 2-0 victory at Eibar, thanks to goals from Luis Suarez and Jordi Alba, to go 10 points clear at the top of the Liga standings.

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How the Rs 11k crore Niravgate will affect the Indian diamantaires

Saturday, February 17, 2018 17:39

Dinesh Navadiya, 58, knows Antwerp in Belgium very well. He says he is acquainted with almost all the 500-plus diamond trading families in the city. The diamond merchant from Surat visits Antwerp, 53 km from the capital Brussels, at least once a month. His first visit was in 1995 — ...

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Maharashtra may be in for a radical political rejig as BJP looks to go solo

Saturday, February 17, 2018 17:30

It has been an eventful month in Maharashtra politics. First, Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray announced on the birth anniversary of his father Bal Thackeray that his party would snap ties with the Bharatiya Janata Party for the national and state elections scheduled in 2019.That was followed, a few days ...

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Manavaditya wins trap silver in Qatar Open Shotgun meet

Manavaditya wins trap silver in Qatar Open Shotgun meet

Saturday, February 17, 2018 17:26

India's Manavaditya Singh Rathore clinched junior men's trap silver in the Qatar Open Shotgun meet in Lusail, Qatar, on Saturday.

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IBA to approach RBI seeking clarity on PNB liability

Saturday, February 17, 2018 17:07

The Indian Banks' Association (IBA) will approach the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) to seek clarity on how the losses will have be managed after the Rs 11,400 crore fraud which has engulfed state owned Punjab National Bank (PNB).In an acrimonious meeting at the State Bank of India headquaters in ...

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Jivi 4G smartphone to cost Rs 699 under Jio offer

Saturday, February 17, 2018 16:34

Low-cost handset maker Jivi Mobiles today said its 4G smartphones will be available for customers at an effective price starting Rs 699 a unit under an offer from Reliance Jio."It is for the first time that Reliance Jio has tied up with an Indian homegrown mobile phone brand for the ...

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PNB fraud: CBI finds ‘incriminating documents’ at Mumbai branch

Saturday, February 17, 2018 16:30

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India to get control of key port in Iran for 18 months

Saturday, February 17, 2018 16:14

India and Iran on Saturday signed a significant pact which gives New Delhi operational control of a part of the strategically located Chabahar port on the Gulf of Oman for 18 months.

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