Trump Government shutdown becomes longest in US history

Trump Government shutdown becomes longest in US history

Sunday, 13 January 2019 | AFP | Washington

 The US government shutdown that has left 800,000 federal employees without salaries as a result of President Donald Trump's row with Democrats over building a Mexico border wall entered a record 22nd day Saturday. The Democrats' refusal to approve $5.7 billion demanded by Trump for the wall project has paralyzed Washington,...

Talks for finding place in alliance on: RLD

Sunday, 13 January 2019 | PTI | Lucknow

On a day when the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) and the Samajwadi Party (SP) announced a tie-up in Uttar Pradesh for the coming Lok Sabha polls, the Rashtriya Lok Dal (RLD) kept its hopes alive, saying the talks for finding a place in the alliance were continuing. “The alliance of the...

SP, BSP joined hands for survival: BJP

Sunday, 13 January 2019 | PNS | New Delhi

The BJP on Saturday said the SP and the BSP joined hands for their survival, and not for the country or Uttar Pradesh. It also downplayed assertions that the alliance will have a major impact on the upcoming Lok Sabha polls. It said that any grand alliance of Opposition parties...

PC hopeful that 2 parties will rethink decision to exclude Cong

Sunday, 13 January 2019 | PNS | New Delhi

Left out of the SP-BSP alliance in Uttar Pradesh, even as the Congress is likely to contest the Lok Sabha polls on its own in the crucial Hindi heartland State, nevertheless, former Finance Minister and senior Congress leader P Chidambaram expressed hope that the two UP parties will rethink their...

Don't lose hope by 3 States' results: Shah

Sunday, 13 January 2019 | PNS | New Delhi

Admitting reverses in recent three States Assembly elections, BJP president Amit Shah on Saturday said the party was “not defeated” as it did not lose ground in Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan and Chhattisgarh. For his part, Union Minister and senior BJP leader Arun Jaitley asked the party workers to build the...

Yes Bank appoints Brahm Dutt as part-time chairman

Sunday, 13 January 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

Yes Bank, India's fourth largest private  sector bank, Saturday said it has appointed Brahm Dutt as non-executive part-time chairman to the board. In a statement, Yes Bank said, "Vide its letter dated January 11,  2019, the Reserve Bank of India, pursuant to the provisions of the  Banking Regulation Act, 1949...Has approved...

Nissan executive Munoz resigns after Ghosn's arrest

Sunday, 13 January 2019 | AP | Tokyo

Nissan Chief Performance Officer Jose Munoz,  who took a leave of absence a week ago, has resigned, the first high-profile  departure at the Japanese automaker publicly acknowledged as related  to the arrest of former Chairman Carlos Ghosn. Munoz said in a statement on LinkedIn Saturday he made the decision  after serious...

District-focused approach to boost GDP growth faster: Prabhu

Sunday, 13 January 2019 | PTI | Mumbai

The government wants to focus on the districts as part of a bottoms-up approach for boosting growth, industry minister Suresh Prabhu said here Saturday. The idea is to focus on one district at a time and increase its GDP growth by 3-4 percentage points annually, which will help increase the national...

State Editions

UP govt nod to quota for poor among upper castes

19 January 2019 | PNS | Lucknow

Special fee on IMFL, beer for ‘gaushalas’

19 January 2019 | PNS | Lucknow

CM holds meeting with jr ministers

19 January 2019 | PNS | Lucknow

Cong considering of allying with Shivpal

19 January 2019 | PNS | Lucknow

Another minor girl delivers baby in Jajpur

19 January 2019 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

2 schoolgirls impregnated in D’nal, K’handi

19 January 2019 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

Sunday Edition

The making of Michelle Obama

13 January 2019 | UMANG AGGARWAl | Agenda

Water Boon For Telangana

13 January 2019 | SRINATH RANGARAJAN | Agenda

when Indians fought For The Empire

13 January 2019 | Gautam Mukherjee | Agenda

Insights into the Goddess’ life

13 January 2019 | Kalyanee Rajan | Agenda

Culture Lane

13 January 2019 | Pioneer | Agenda

Oddly Enough

13 January 2019 | Pioneer | Agenda