Sridevi's demise: Indian consulate in Dubai working to bring body back

 Bollywood icon Sridevi
Indian embassy officials here are working closely with the local authorities to ensure that the mortal remains of Bollywood icon Sridevi, who passed away on Saturday night, is taken...

Treading along the 'dangerous' path

For FY18, total revised estimates for expenditure are pegged at Rs 21.57 lakh crore (net of GST compensation transfers to the States) as against the Budget Estimates of Rs 21.47 lakh crore, breaching the fiscal deficit target by 30 basis points (bps). The new target for the fiscal deficit is stipulated at 3.5%, as against Budget estimate of 3.2%. Moreover, for FY19, there is a mere consolidation of 20 bps.
When Finance Minister Arun Jaitley arrived at the Parliament on February 1, his task was cut out -- to present a balanced budget. After the initial euphoria o...

I am willing to face any sort of inquiry: Anjaneya

Social Welfare Minister H Anjaneya, DH file photo
Social welfare minister H Anjaneya said that he was prepared to face any sort of inquiry into the alleged irregularities in the implementation of the Ganga Kalyana Yojana scheme. ...

Vehicular overload: No escape

The city's reckless obsession with private, personal vehicles shows absolutely no sign of abating despite its hopelessly gridlocked roads. That is clearly the sad message from this piece of transport statistics: Sixteen lakh vehicles joined the traffic in Karnataka in 2017 alone, the vast majority in just one city: Bengaluru.
Vehicular overload: No escape The city's reckless obsession with private, personal vehicles shows absolutely no sign of ab...

Condolences pour in from Bollywood on sudden demise of Sridevi

Sridevi Kapoor
The Indian film industry on Sunday condoled the death of Sridevi, who passed away at the age of 54. The veteran Rajinikanth, who had acted with her in Chaal Baaz, tweeted: "I'm shocked...

Sridevi: It's a Sadma, but Chandni's Lamhe would never be forgotten

Sridevi was the first female versatile Bollywood star in true sense in terms of stardom and pay-packet in this largely male-dominated Bollywood. DH file photo.
From charming and comic 'hawa hawai’ and sensuous 'kaate nahin kat te’ act in Mr India to romantic dramas like Chandni and Lamhe to loss of memory in Sadma...

Kashyap wins Austrian Open

Indian badminton player Parupalli Kashyap in action against India's Shreyansh Jaiswal during men singles match at the Dr. Akhilesh Das Gupta India Open 2018 at Siri Fort Indoor Stadium in New Delhi on Thursday.
Reigning Commonwealth Games champion Parupalli Kashyap overcame Malaysias June Wei Cheam in straight games in the men's singles final to clinch the Austrian Open...

PNB scam, global cues spur Rs10,000 cr FPI sell-off in Feb

A bird flies past the logo of Punjab National Bank installed on the facade of its office in Mumbai, India February 21, 2018.
Foreign investors have pulled out nearly Rs 10,000 crore (USD 1.5 billion) from the Indian stock market so far this month primarily due to PNB fraud jitters coupled wi...
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