Pak summons Indian diplomat to condemn ‘unprovoked firing’

Pak summons Indian diplomat to condemn ‘unprovoked firing’

Sunday, 04 November 2018 | PTI | Islamabad

Pakistan on Saturday summoned India’s Deputy High Commissioner J P Singh and condemned the “unprovoked firing” on the Line of Control by Indian troops that killed a woman. Foreign Office spokesman Mohammad Faisal summoned Singh and “condemned the unprovoked ceasefire violations” by the Indian forces, the Foreign Office said. Faisal said...

Army chief sees external bids to revive insurgency

Sunday, 04 November 2018 | PNS | New Delhi

Army Chief General Bipin Rawat on Saturday expressed concern over attempts to “revive insurgency” in Punjab and Assam through "external linkages" and warned if early action is not taken it will be too late.  Asserting that insurgency cannot be dealt with military force, he favoured adopting an approach in which all...

Long shadow of India-China war of 1962

Long shadow of India-China war of 1962

Sunday, 04 November 2018 | Manan Dwivedi

A lot of water has gone under the bridge since the Chinese aggression. The Wuhan Summit in 2018 is an ample symbol of intent by both China and India. In the age of new diplomacy, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has made a searing attempt to pave the way for normalisation...

ONGC posts 61% rise in net profit to Rs 8,265 cr in Sept qtr

Sunday, 04 November 2018 | PTI | New Delh

State-owned Oil and Natural Gas Corp (ONGC) on Saturday reported a 61 per cent jump in its September quarter net profit as higher prices offset a dip in oil production. Its net profit was Rs 8,265 crore in July-September as compared to Rs 5,131 crore in the same period last year,...

Business Corner

Sunday, 04 November 2018 | PNS

NSIC CMD pats Youth on Rashtriya Ekta Diwas NSIC CMD Sudhir Garg interacts with the students, trainees participating in the essay/quiz/debate competitions being held at NSIC-Technical Service Centres (Okhla) on ‘ideas for taking benefits of technology to address challenges for masses in rural areas’ on Rashtriya Ekta Diwas. Speaking on the...

212 firms went for liquidation under IBC: Official

Sunday, 04 November 2018 | PTI | Kolkata

Around 212 firms were sent for liquidation under the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (IBC) till September-end, a top official said on Saturday. Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India (IBBI) whole-time member Navrang Saini said 1,198 corporates were admitted into the resolution process, of which 52 had been successfully resolved. "Most of cases...

IT, infra heads to drive India's growth: Report

Sunday, 04 November 2018 | PTI | London

India's information technology and infrastructure sectors will be central to its journey of becoming a $10-trillion economy by 2030, according to a new report released in London. The Indo-European Business Forum (IBEF), which works as a facilitator of business ties between India and Europe, highlighted that the sustained reforms by the...

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Sunday, 04 November 2018 | Sunday PIONEER

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Statue of Unity sees 27K visitors on Sat

11 November 2018 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

BJP gets control of all civic bodies in J&K's Kathua

11 November 2018 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

T grand alliance partners hold talks, CPI demands more seats

11 November 2018 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer