Date archive forOctober, 2018
By Indileak Web Desk On Wednesday, October 31st, 2018
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L&T Q2 net up 23% to Rs 2,230 cr on improved performance

Mumbai: Engineering and construction conglomerate Larsen & Toubro (L&T) on Wednesday posted a 23 per cent jump in net profit for the second quarter ending September at Rs 2,230.49 crore on the back of improved More...

By Agencies On Wednesday, October 31st, 2018
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Demonetisation broke Maoists’ backbone, claims report

New Delhi: The demonetisation decision of government in 2016 broke the backbone of Maoists in Chhattisgarh, leading to more number maoist arrests than ever and less number of attacks by them, claimed a report published More...

By Indileak Web Desk On Wednesday, October 31st, 2018
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Tea Board sets deadline for plucking, processing Assam tea

Guwahati: The Tea Board of India has set deadlines for plucking of green tea leafs and processing of the same by the factories in order to ensure quality control in the seven northeastern states including Assam, More...

By Agencies On Wednesday, October 31st, 2018
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Amrapali affairs run by a syndicate: Forensic auditor tells SC

New Delhi: The Supreme Court was on Wednesday told by forensic auditors that affairs of the real estate major Amrapali group of companies were being run by a “syndicate” and that group’s former More...

By Indileak Web Desk On Wednesday, October 31st, 2018
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India jumps 23 ranks in WB’s ease of doing business, now at 77

New Delhi: India has climbed 23 places in the World Bank’s (WB) latest Ease of Doing Business rankings in a near-repeat of its performance last year and now stands at 77 among 190 countries assessed by the More...

By IANS On Wednesday, October 31st, 2018
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ED opposes Chidambaram bail plea, seeks custodial interrogation

New Delhi: The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Wednesday requested a Delhi court to reject the anticipatory bail plea of former Finance Minister P. Chidambaram in the Aircel-Maxis money laundering case and pressed More...

By Agencies On Wednesday, October 31st, 2018
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Bring law for Ram temple on the lines of Somanth: VHP

New Delhi: The VHP on Wednesday invoked Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, whose 143rd birth anniversary the country was celebrating, to demand enacting a law for construction of a grand Ram temple in Ayodhya in the wake More...

By IANS On Wednesday, October 31st, 2018
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16 ex-PAC troopers get life imprisonment for 1987 Hashimpura massacre

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Wednesday sentenced to life imprisonment 16 former troopers of the Uttar Pradesh Provincial Armed Constabulary (PAC) for killing 38 people in 1987, calling it a targeted massacre More...

By Agencies On Wednesday, October 31st, 2018
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Ramani’s allegations were defamatory, Akbar tells court

New Delhi: Former Union Minister MJ Akbar on Wednesday told a Delhi court that journalist Priya Ramani’s allegations of sexual harassment levelled against him were defamatory in nature. Akbar has denied all More...

By Agencies On Wednesday, October 31st, 2018
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Vegan diet linked to reduced Type-2 diabetes risk

London: A vegan diet rich in fruits, vegetables, nuts, legumes and seeds, with few animal products, is linked to a significantly lower risk of developing Type-2 diabetes. Vegan diet is associated with improved psychological More...