The job market in India is undergoing a sea change. Increased automation and outsourcing of production has led to a de-growth in the conventional employment sector. And at the same time a slew of new economy jobs are being created everyday by individual entrepreneurship and tech-innovations. Manish Sabharwal, Co-Founder and Executive Chairman of TeamLease in […]
The Opposition parties have alleged that the NDA government bought 36 Rafale fighter aircraft, built by Dassault Aviation of France, under a direct government-to-government agreement at a much higher price than the one that was being negotiated for 126 aircraft by the previous UPA government under an open tender.
Lance Naik Hanamanthappa Koppad, who clung to life buried 30 feet under a massive ice and snow debris that hurtled down a mountain slope on unforgiving Siachen glacier, was on Tuesday battling for survival after being evacuated. He is comatose and his condition is extremely critical, Army Hospital Research and Referral said after Koppad was […]
Long before boos rang at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on a muggy March evening, Narayanaswami Srinivasan had become one of the most unpopular men in world cricket. It was the World Cup final presentation ceremony. Srinivasan was persona non grata in the Indian board after the Supreme Court had barred from holding any post in […]
Almost exactly six months after the Nepal earthquake that killed nearly 10,000 people, an earthquake of similar magnitude hit north-west Afghanistan today, tremors of which were felt through most of north India, including New Delhi. Today’s earthquake, measured 7.5 on the Richter scale, had its epicentre at a place about 50 km southwest of the […]
Till about a month back, it was onions at Rs 50-plus a kg that was giving the BJP-led government the jitters. Now, arhar and urad at Rs 150 and more is the major talking point in the Bihar Assembly polls. Whether dal would be the pyaaz of this election, as some reports have begun to […]