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PM constitutes Economic Advisory Council

PM constitutes Economic Advisory Council

Economist Surjit Bhalla, National Institute of Public Finance and Policy director Rathin Roy and Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research professor Ashima Goyal have also been roped in as members of the Council. The first meeting for the economic council has not been decided yet. Its terms of reference also include attending to "any other task as may be desired by the Prime Minister from time to time", according to an official statement.


Equifax CEO Richard Smith Retiring After Massive Internet Breach

Equifax CEO Richard Smith Retiring After Massive Internet Breach

Smith's departure follows the abrupt retirement of Equifax's chief security officer and chief information officer. In a statement, Equifax said it is conducting an internal investigation and is working with the FBI. The disclosure was swiftly met with criticism because of the delay in alerting the public to the hack, as well as problems with the website Equifax set up for people to check whether their details were at risk.


Trump's latest statement 'a declaration of war,' North Korean foreign minister says

Trump's latest statement 'a declaration of war,' North Korean foreign minister says

North Korea's Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho on Monday accused US President Donald Trump of declaring war on his country by tweeting over the weekend that North Korea "won't be around much longer". Last week The President said he was prepared to "totally destroy" North Korea, calling Kim Jong-un a "rocket man on a suicide mission". "Indeed, the Chinese side is very concerned about the escalation of the situation in Korean peninsula", Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Lu Kang told a media ...


SDF claims Russian jets struck fighters in eastern Syria

SDF claims Russian jets struck fighters in eastern Syria

Previously, the U.S-led coalition had downed Iranian drones in the area, considering them hostile because they dropped ammunition near a base where USA troops operated alongside allied Syrian opposition fighters. Accusations have emerged in the last week by Russian and Syrian commanders alike that the Syrian Democratic Forces come into visual contact with ISIS but allow its militants to pass by in order to attack government-led troops.


Xiaomi offers red-hot, Diwali deals with Mi September sale

Xiaomi offers red-hot, Diwali deals with Mi September sale

Similarly, the Redmi 4A variants with 2GB/16GB and 3GB/32GB configurations will also be available be available on sale, though without discounts. The sale will take place on Mi.com, starting 10am and will last till September 29. 20000mAh Mi Power Bank 2 White at Rs 1 ,799 The Xiaomi 20000mAh Mi Power Bank 2 White will be available at Rs 1,799, Rs 400 off on its original price of Rs 2,199.