Month: December 2016

The factors that could derail Wall Street’s 2017 surge

A year-long US profit recession has just ended, but earnings growth needs to pick up           Read More

Prime Minister Narendra Modi announcements open avenues for poor: Amit Shah

Shah said he is getting messages from people across the country, welcoming the steps taken by the Prime Minister The post Prime Minister Narendra Modi announcements open avenues for poor: Amit Shah appeared first on The Financial Express.           Read More

They have portrayed me as a dummy coach in Dangal: P R Sondhi

‘Dangal’ opened to rave reviews and stupendous box office collections           Read More

Web-based therapy offers insomnia cure

To investigate whether web-based CBT-I is effective over the long term           Read More

Marijuana legalisation not linked to traffic fatalities

Studies have shown traffic deaths reducing in some states           Read More

Smoking could put your child’s kidney at risk

Smoking during pregnancy has long been linked to pre-term and underweight babies           Read More

Available but unaffordable: Story of higher education in India

Nearly 22 million students (65%) are enrolled in private institutions in various courses           Read More

Taking fish oil during pregnancy may lower child’s asthma risk

Among children whose mothers took fish oil capsules, 16.9% had asthma by age 3           Read More

Congress attacks Prime Minister for “disappointing” address

Randeep Surjewala wondered why the PM did not mention how many “lakhs of crores” in black money and fake currencies the government managed to wipe out through demonetisation in the last 50 days The post Congress attacks Prime Minister for “disappointing” address appeared first on The Financial Express.           Read More

Manipur economic blockade to enter third month; UNC to intensify protest

UNC had imposed economic blockade on National Highways 2 and 37 since November 1           Read More

From K12 to IIT, campuses bank on organised players for study tours

Demand for organised players for edu-tours is fueled by increasing number of international schools           Read More

NSE offer: Windfall gains for some

Tiger, Temasek among 27 sellers; look to exit at 3-4 times initial investment Read More

Will PM Narendra Modi’s New year eve speech sops get BJP votes in UP and Punjab polls?

Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his address to the nation on New Year’s Eve announced a slew of sops for the poor and middle class including farmers and small traders. The post Will PM Narendra Modi’s New year eve speech sops get BJP votes in UP and Punjab polls? appeared first on The Financial Express.       …

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IT department exposes bogus firm, seizes Rs 1.78 crore

The money was deposited at Chowk branch of Axis bank in the account of a Kolkata based firm Himadri Wincom Private Limited after the demonetisation move The post IT department exposes bogus firm, seizes Rs 1.78 crore appeared first on The Financial Express.           Read More

Rajnath Singh hails PM Modi’s ‘pro-people’ announcements

Rajnath said Modi announced two new housing schemes and lowered the interest rates which will help achieve the dream of housing for all by 2022 The post Rajnath Singh hails PM Modi’s ‘pro-people’ announcements appeared first on The Financial Express.           Read More

Soccer-Huddersfield edge up Championship table with stoppage-time equaliser

SOCCER-ENGLAND/CHAMPIONSHIP:Soccer-Huddersfield edge up Championship table with stoppage-time equaliser           Read More

Interest subsidy for housing loans up to Rs 12 lakh: Modi

In a bid to boost rural and urban housing post demonetisation, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today announced interest subsidy of up to 4 per cent on loans taken in the new year under the Pradhan Mantr…           Read More

Prime Minister’s announcements will enhance economic activities: Arun Jaitley

The Finance Minister, who will be presenting the budget for 2017-18 in February, also said the government is committed to cleansing political funding The post Prime Minister’s announcements will enhance economic activities: Arun Jaitley appeared first on The Financial Express.           Read More

Rahul travelling as Congress launches protest against notes ban

Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi today said he will be travelling for the next few days, apparently taking a break for New Year, even as his party announced a month-long protest to expose the “bi…           Read More

PM Narendra Modi’s New Year eve 2017 speech: Mini-bang steps set tone for big-bang Budget 2017

Was Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s much-awaited (and feared, for some!) New Year eve 2017 speech a once-in-a-lifetime address that will go down in history for its visionary content? The post PM Narendra Modi’s New Year eve 2017 speech: Mini-bang steps set tone for big-bang Budget 2017 appeared first on The Financial Express.           Read More

Robson-Kanu hits winner in first West Brom start

SOCCER-ENGLAND-SOU-WBA:Robson-Kanu hits winner in first West Brom start           Read More

Chelsea extend lead at the top, United leave it late

SOCCER-ENGLAND-WRAP:Chelsea extend lead at the top, United leave it late           Read More

Modi’s speech disappointing: Kejriwal

Terming Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s address as “disappointing”, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal today accused him of “cheating” people and claimed that “not a single penny” of black money was…           Read More

Soccer-Chelsea extend lead at the top, United leave it late

SOCCER-ENGLAND/WRAP:Soccer-Chelsea extend lead at the top, United leave it late           Read More

Soccer-Robson-Kanu hits winner in first West Brom start

SOCCER-ENGLAND-SOU-WBA/ (PIX):Soccer-Robson-Kanu hits winner in first West Brom start           Read More

Soccer-Leicester ease relegation fears with 1-0 win over Hammers

SOCCER-ENGLAND-LEI-WHU/ (PIX):Soccer-Leicester ease relegation fears with 1-0 win over Hammers           Read More

Truce in Samajwadi Party after Akhilesh Yadav, Ram Gopal Yadav re-inducted

Party chief and family patriarch Mulayam Singh Yadav ordered his younger brother Shivpal Singh Yadav to announce the decision after an emotional meeting between him and his son Akhilesh The post Truce in Samajwadi Party after Akhilesh Yadav, Ram Gopal Yadav re-inducted appeared first on The Financial Express.           Read More

Soccer-Bournemouth add to managerless Swansea’s misery with 3-0 win

SOCCER-ENGLAND-SWA-BOU/ (PIX):Soccer-Bournemouth add to managerless Swansea’s misery with 3-0 win           Read More

Soccer-Gray grabs hat-trick as Burnley thrash Sunderland

SOCCER-ENGLAND-BUR-SUN/ (PIX):Soccer-Gray grabs hat-trick as Burnley thrash Sunderland           Read More

UPDATE 2-Rugby-Guinness PRO12 results and standings

RUGBY-MEN/RESULTS (UPDATE 2):UPDATE 2-Rugby-Guinness PRO12 results and standings           Read More

Soccer-Pogba seals late United comeback win over Middlesbrough

SOCCER-ENGLAND-MUN-MID/ (PIX):Soccer-Pogba seals late United comeback win over Middlesbrough           Read More

Reuters Sports News Summary

SPORTS:Reuters Sports News Summary           Read More

Chelsea equal winning record with 4-2 victory over Stoke

SOCCER-ENGLAND-CHE-STK:Chelsea equal winning record with 4-2 victory over Stoke           Read More

Acche Din for rural India! Top 5 takeaways from PM Modi’s speech on New Year’s Eve

PM Modi applauded efforts made by the citizens who have displayed courage and patience over the last 50 days in making ‘yagna’ effective. Read More

Soccer-English premier league summaries

SOCCER-ENGLAND/SUMMARIES:Soccer-English premier league summaries           Read More

Soccer-Chelsea equal winning record with 4-2 victory over Stoke

SOCCER-ENGLAND-CHE-STK/ (PIX):Soccer-Chelsea equal winning record with 4-2 victory over Stoke           Read More

Mamata Banerjee flays Narendra Modi’s address, says PM strayed from real agenda

“So the FM was missing from this advance Budget Speech made by PM. Modi babu, empty vessels make the most noise,” she said The post Mamata Banerjee flays Narendra Modi’s address, says PM strayed from real agenda appeared first on The Financial Express.           Read More

PM Narendra Modi speech new year’s eve 2017: Now, chase this ‘balloon’ floated by the PM, Rahul Gandhi (once back from vacation)

Everyone waited, with a bit of trepidation, to be honest, for PM Narendra Modi’s speech on new year 2017 eve. The post PM Narendra Modi speech new year’s eve 2017: Now, chase this ‘balloon’ floated by the PM, Rahul Gandhi (once back from vacation) appeared first on The Financial Express.           Read More

Happy New Year 2017 Quotes, Images, Wishes & New Year Greetings

Amid the happy mood across the country as the New Year eve arrives, and people gearing up to bid adieu to 2016 and welcome the new year, people had also come up with the best wishes, greetings, quotes and images for the new year. The post Happy New Year 2017 Quotes, Images, Wishes & New …

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66 Indian fishermen arrested by Pakistan for ‘illegal fishing’

Sixty-six Indian fishermen have been arrested for alleged illegal fishing in Pakistani waters and a court here remanded them into custody today. The post 66 Indian fishermen arrested by Pakistan for ‘illegal fishing’ appeared first on The Financial Express.           Read More

PM Narendra Modi’s speech disappointing: Arvind Kejriwal

Terming Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s address as “disappointing”, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal today accused him of “cheating” people and claimed that “not a single penny” of black money was recovered and there was no reduction in corruption due to demonetisation. The post PM Narendra Modi’s speech disappointing: Arvind Kejriwal appeared first on The Financial Express. …

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‘Heartless, baseless speech’: Here’s how Mamata Banerjee & other opposition leaders reacted to PM Narendra Modi’s New Year eve 2017 address

In his first nationwide address after the demonetisation move, PM Narendra Modi in his New Year eve speech announced schemes for farmers, traders, pregnant women and senior citizens. The post ‘Heartless, baseless speech’: Here’s how Mamata Banerjee & other opposition leaders reacted to PM Narendra Modi’s New Year eve 2017 address appeared first on The Financial …

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Make India great

Boosting tourism demands an all-round upgrade           Read More

A chequered year, a test of mettle ahead

Business Standard takes a look at who went up and who came down politics           Read More

PM Narendra Modi new year eve 2017 speech: Read the Prime Minister’s full speech

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, today addressed the nation, speaking on the demonetisation policy and announcing new schemes for farmers, traders, pregnant women and the senior citizens. The post PM Narendra Modi new year eve 2017 speech: Read the Prime Minister’s full speech appeared first on The Financial Express.           Read More

US president-elect Donald Trump tweets New Year’s greeting to his many enemies

Donald Trump sent New Year’s greetings to his “many enemies” in a backhanded tweet today in which he gloated over his political conquests. The post US president-elect Donald Trump tweets New Year’s greeting to his many enemies appeared first on The Financial Express.           Read More

UPDATE 2-Soccer-Scottish Premiership results and standings

SOCCER-SCOTLAND/RESULTS (UPDATE 2):UPDATE 2-Soccer-Scottish Premiership results and standings           Read More

Soccer-Israeli championship results and standings

SOCCER-ISRAEL/RESULTS:Soccer-Israeli championship results and standings           Read More

Feghouli surprise omission from Algeria Nations Cup squad

SOCCER-NATIONS-ALGERIA:Feghouli surprise omission from Algeria Nations Cup squad           Read More

Jharkhand coal mine cave-in: Toll touches 16

The toll in Thursday’s Jharkhand coal mine cave-in has risen to 16 with the recovery of five more bodies on Saturday, police said. The post Jharkhand coal mine cave-in: Toll touches 16 appeared first on The Financial Express.           Read More