New Andhra Pradesh industrial policy likely to bring in big-ticket investments: Experts

By Samdhani MVijayawada: Vijayawada: The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), AP chapter, has welcomed the new Industrial Development Policy 2020-23 released by the state government on Monday.D Ramakrishna, president, CII, AP chapter, thanked chief minister Y S Jaganmohan Reddy and industries minister Gautham Reddy for laying greater focus on micro, small and medium enterprise (MSME) […]

Blasphemy: Shariah court sentences man, 30, to death by hanging in Kano

He said: “That you, Sharrif Yahaya, resident of Sharrif quarters, Kano on 28/02/2020 between the hours of 20:00 and 23:00 with the intention to hurt the feelings of Muslim faithful made a post via WhatsApp group named ‘Gidan Umma Abiha’ some abusive and degrading audio statements in which you called Prophet Muhammad PBUH a theist […]

The 9 best TV series you can watch free on Peacock and other services

ABC During its amazingly strong nine-season run, The Middle aired right after Modern Family, offering the perfect bookend to that show’s moneyed milieu. This quirky family lives a decidedly middle-class lifestyle in the middle of the country. The kids are weird, but not in a sitcom-y way. The parents work unglamorous jobs and would rather watch […]

Philippines suffers first recession in 29 years, braces for grim year on virus woes

The Philippines was among Asia’s fastest-growing economies before the pandemic, but now the government expects its GDP to shrink 5.5% this year – the biggest annual drop in 35 years – from a previous forecast for a 2.0-3.4% decline. The government sees the economy rebounding in 2021 and 2022.

Seattle police officers will only enter CHOP if matter of ‘significant life-safety,’ mayor says

“Minor changes to the protest zone will implement safer and sturdier barriers to protect individuals in this area, allow traffic to move throughout the Capitol Hill neighborhood, ease access for residents of apartment building in the surrounding areas, and help local businesses manage deliveries and logistics,” the mayor’s office said. “Additionally all plans have been […]

Ioniq Dethrones Prius in Terms of Fuel Efficiency

Hyundai Launches Ioniq Electric Car Brand Hyundai’s Ioniq Hatchback Rated Most Fuel-Efficient Car in U.S. Hyundai Launches Revamped, Eco-Friendly Ioniq Hatchback Hyundai Sees Ioniq Exports Spike Hyundai’s Ioniq Hatchback Surpasses 30,000 Units in Global Sales Hyundai Unveils New Plug-In Hybrid Electric Vehicle Hyundai Ioniq January’s Top Electric Car in Netherlands Ioniq Rated Most Fuel-Efficient Electric […]

Happy Birthday Jacqueline Fernandez: Take a look into the actor’s best looks, fitness regime and more

In March 2019, Jacqueline also shared her fitness regime with us in an interview and spoke about the practice of yoga, that she had resumed only recently at the time of this interview. She said, “I started my journey with yoga around 10 years back but then left it. All these new fads came in, […]

Odisha’s Common PG Entrance exam to begin from September 30

Aspirants can avail the online Common Application Form (CAF) on the official website of SAMS in between August 12 and 31. The examination would be held from September 30 to October 7. Applicants can avail Hall Ticket in e-space on September 20.

Dalian iron ore set for best week since May on strong China demand

MANILA, Aug 7 (Reuters) – China’s iron ore futures on Friday were set for their biggest weekly gain in more than two months, lifted by strong demand for the raw material as steel mills continued to ramp up output, with lingering concerns about supply adding support.

‘Unfair’ for her to carry this burden indefinitely: Tharoor on Sonia completing 1 year as Cong interim chief

“We should be clear about our leadership going forward. I welcomed Sonia Ji’s appointment as interim president last year. But I do believe it is unfair to her to expect her to carry this burden indefinitely,” Tharoor told ANI on being asked about the completion of one-year of Sonia’s tenure as party’s interim president.