World

In Setback For Sahara, Court Rejects Plea To Stop Aamby Valley Auction

In Setback For Sahara, Court Rejects Plea To Stop Aamby Valley Auction

During the hearing, senior advocate Kapil Sibal, appearing for Mr Roy, said that the auction process should be put on hold till September so that his client could arrange 1,500 crore rupees to be deposited into Sebi-Sahara account. It was, however, clarified that the auction process (beyond the first two steps) would be stopped if Sahara furnished the payment in time. The amount also includes the Rs 305 crore balance that Roy is yet to pay towards the last instalment that he was supposed to ...


SL foreign min resigns over corruption charges

SL foreign min resigns over corruption charges

Welcoming the resignation as "bold step", Opposition Leader R.Sampanthan noted that Minister Karunanayake has not been found guilty of wrong doing in any competent courts. Karunanayake has testified before an investigation ordered by President Maithripala Sirisena into then-central bank governor Arjuna Mahendran, who was sacked last April.


Ivanka Trump to attend GES in Hyderabad

Ivanka Trump to attend GES in Hyderabad

India and USA will co-host the Global Entrepreneurship Summit at Hyderabad from 28-30 November 2017. US President Donald Trump's daughter Ivanka will lead the American delegation at the Global Entrepreneurship Summit in India, starting from November 28.


Stocks plunge amid growing North Korean-US tensions, gold continues rise

Stocks plunge amid growing North Korean-US tensions, gold continues rise

DPRK stands for the North's official name, the Democratic People's Republic of Korea. U.S. President Donald Trump ratcheted up his rhetoric toward North Korea on Thursday, saying the reclusive communist country should be "very, very nervous" if it even thinks about attacking the United States or its allies.