Sebi eyes blocked funds route for secondary market | India News

MUMBAI: Sebi is working on a system to introduce a process similar to Application Supported by Blocked Amount (ASBA) for secondary market transactions. This was revealed by the markets regulator’s chairperson Madhabi Puri Buch said on Wednesday. ASBA is a process through which an investor can bid in an IPO after his bank blocks funds […]

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For Dussehra rally at Shivaji Park, Sena seeks HC help | India News

MUMBAI: With the Shiv Sena’s application to hold its annual Dussehra rally at Shivaji Park pending before the BMC for a month now, the party has made a strong pitch before the Bombay HC to strengthen its case. The party has conducted the rally at Shivaji Park since 1966, it told Bombay high court on […]

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Army plans to do away with Raj-era customs, honours | India News

NEW DELHI: The Army is now reviewing its colonial and pre-colonial era customs, traditions, battle honours and names that can be discarded in accordance with the government’s directive to “Indianise” the armed forces. The Army’s review process comes after the new Naval Ensign, which included the removal of the red-coloured St George’s Cross from the […]

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Savarkar on Rahul’s yatra banner, Congress draws taunts | India News

KOCHI: A photo of Hindu Mahasabha founder Vinayak Damodar Savarkar appeared on a banner at Athani near Kochi for the Bharat Jodo Yatra led by Wayanad MP Rahul Gandhi, landing Congress in a spot on Wednesday as it faced a howl of taunts on social media and from BJP and CPM for the faux pas. […]

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Cabinet okays sharp cut in fee for land allotted to major political parties for offices in Delhi | India News

NEW DELHI: In a big relief to almost all major national political parties, the Cabinet has approved almost 75% reduction in the land fee which the housing and urban affairs ministry had charged from all such outfits for the land allotted to them in Delhi for setting up their offices. While the biggest beneficiary of […]

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Jhingan, Chinglensana miss flight to Vietnam due to travel document issues | Football News

KOLKATA: The Indian football team’s defensive pair of Sandesh Jhingan and Chinglensana Singh missed the flight to Vietnam where two international friendly matches are scheduled, due to issues related to travel documents. Jhingan and Chinglensana were left out of the 23-member Indian squad, including Sunil Chetrithat departed from Kolkata on Tuesday night for Vietnam along […]

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Drought in key paddy-growing states to bring down output of Kharif foodgrains by 4% | India News

NEW DELHI: Production of Kharif (summer sown) foodgrains is expected to decline by nearly 4% with the biggest slide of 6% being recorded in the output of paddy during 2022-23 crop year over 2021-22 due to drought conditions in certain states, including Uttar PradeshBihar and Punjab, that witnessed huge monsoon rainfall deficit this year. First […]

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EPL clubs agree to minimum-length bans for invasions, smoke bombs | Football News

Supporters of Premier League teams who take part in anti-social and criminal behaviour at stadiums will receive automatic club bans with a minimum term of one year, the league said on Wednesday after unanimously agreeing to the move. Last season there was an increase in the number of pitch invasions at the end of the […]

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You can’t tell people ‘I am an opener or I am a finisher’: Sanju Samson | Cricket News

CHENNAI: Sanju Samson believes that in the past few years he has prepared himself in a manner that no one terms him a one-dimensional cricketer. The dashing Kerala keeper-batter has missed the T20 World Cup ticket but understands that getting into the elite 15 of the national team is more challenging than ever with the […]

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Legislators of Uddhav Thackeray -led Sena meet Maharashtra governor, raise law and order, farmer issues | India News

MUMBAI: A delegation of Shiv Sena legislators loyal to party president Uddhav Thackeray met Maharashtra governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari on Wednesday and raised the issue of law and order under the Eknath Shinde-led government and highlighted problems being faced by farmers. The delegation, led by Ambadas Danve, the leader of opposition in the Maharashtra legislative […]

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Smriti Mandhana becomes fastest Indian woman to complete 3000 runs in ODIs | Cricket News

CANTERBURY (UK): India’s star batter Smriti Mandhana on Wednesday crossed the 3000 runs milestone in the One-Day International format, becoming the third Indian player to achieve the landmark in women’s ODIs. Mandhana reached the feat in her 76th ODI innings, surpassing India legend Mithali Raj who crossed the mark in 88 innings. Mandhana achieved this […]

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Duleep Trophy Final: Rahane, Shreyas fail as West Zone manage 250/8 vs South on Day 1 | Cricket News

COIMBATORE: West Zone‘s sought-after batting stars, including former India captain Ajinkya Rahane and KKR skipper Shreyas Iyerflattered to deceive as South Zone restricted them to 250 for 8 on the opening day of the Duleep Trophy final on Wednesday. It was young Gujarat wicketkeeper The Patel (96 batting) and his 83-run stand for the ninth […]

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Top Tech News – September 21: Android Phones Could Soon Have Dynamic Island Copy; iPhone 14 Easy To Repair And More

Last Updated: September 21, 2022, 7:25 PM IST Today’s edition talks about Android thinking about dynamic island, and iPhone 14 easy to repair In today’s episode we look at Android phone makers now looking at bringing the dynamic island feature to their devices, Apple finally succeeds in making the iPhone 14 easy to repair. Welcome […]

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Anil Khanna quits as IOA acting president, takes dig at IOC | More sports News

NEW DELHI: Senior sports administrator Anil Khanna on Wednesday quit as acting president of the Indian Olympic Association (IOA), almost two weeks after IOC refused to recognise any “acting/interim president”. The International Olympic Committee (IOC) had, on September 8, issued a suspension threat, saying the IOA must hold elections by December this year. Khanna took […]

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Ballon d’Or adds Socrates award for players who tackle social issues | Football News

BOULOGNE-BILLANCOURT (France): The Ballon d’Or organisers said on Wednesday they are adding a humanitarian prize to this year’s ceremony named for Socrates the elegant Brazil midfielder, who also held a medical degree. “The Socrates Prize will identify the best social initiative by committed champions,” said a statement from France Football magazine, which awards the Ballon […]

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Top seed Paula Badosa bundled out of Tokyo by Chinese teen Zheng | Tennis News

TOKYO: Spanish top seed Paula Badosa fell at the first hurdle at the Pan Pacific Open in Tokyo on Wednesday, losing 6-3, 6-2 to fast-rising Chinese teenager Zheng Qinwen. World number four Badosa, who was eliminated in the round of 64 at the recent US Openstruggled to gain a foothold against 36th-ranked Zheng and joined […]

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SpiceJet News: DGCA extends flight caps on SpiceJet till October 29; enhanced checks to continue | India Business News

NEW DELHI: India’s aviation regulator on Wednesday extended the eight-week period for which struggling to survive SpiceJet’s operations had been curtailed to half of its originally approved summer schedule. Now this restriction will continue till October 29, 2022, when the summer schedule ends. Following a spate of incidents on the cash-strapped airline, the Directorate General […]

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No criminality found in intercepted conversations of Niira Radia: CBI to Supreme Court | India News

NEW DELHI: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Wednesday told the Supreme Court that no criminality has been found following an investigation into the intercepted conversations of the corporate lobbyist Niira Radia with some politicians, businessmen, media persons, and others. Taking note of the submissions of the probe agency, the top court directed it to […]

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Tamil Nadu CM Stalin urges PM Modi to initiate efforts to rescue 300 Indians held captive in Myanmar | India News

CHENNAI: Tamil Nadu chief minister M K Stalin has requested Prime Minister Narendra Modi to initiate efforts for the immediate rescue and safe repatriation of Indians held in illegal captivity in Myanmar. In a letter to Modi dated September 21, Stalin said the state government had received information that nearly 300 Indians, including around 50 […]

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Bhuvneshwar Kumar’s death over bowling is real concern: Sunil Gavaskar | Cricket News

NEW DELHI: The legendary Sunil Gavaskar feels senior pacer Bhuvneshwar Kumar‘s poor show at the death overs is a “real concern” for India, going into next month’s T20 World Cup. Bhuvneshwar has leaked quite a lot of runs at the death in the last few matches. His 16-run 19th over allowed Australia to pull off […]

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