Amazon India to host online sales event for SMBs

The Indian arm of global e-tail major Amazon will host 'Small Business Day' online shopping event on December 16 to promote small and mid-size businesses (SMBs) and micro entrepreneurs in the country, the company said on Monday. "Through the event, we aim to promote small businesses and micro entrepreneurs and encourage shop

Aircraft hit by bird while landing in Kolkata

A US-Bangla Airlines flight from Dhaka to Kolkata reported a bird hit while landing at the N S C Bose International Airport in Kolakta on Monday, airport sources said. After landing, an inspection was carried out and no damage to the aircraft was found, an Airports Authority of India (AAI) spokesperson at Kolkata said.

SBI gets shareholders’ nod to raise Rs 20,000 crore

State Bank Of India friday it is said that it has received shareholders approval to raise up to Rs 20,000 cr through sale of shares. The country largest lender has held and general meeting of its shareholders at mumbai to seek an approval for the business as a special and promising resolution.

AIR employee accused of sexual harassment found guilty

An All India Radio (AIR) official accused of sexual harassment by nine women employees has been demoted from his position and subjected to other salary cuts as he was found guilty, the National Commission for Women (NCW)  on Friday. “The disciplinary authority accepted the

Four injured in Kolkata medical college

Kolkata,  Four persons on Friday got injured at the Medical College and Hospital (MCH) in Kolkata after a piece of concrete fell on them, police said. The concrete piece fell on them from the ceiling of the ophthalmology department's OPD. The victims were in the waiting room of the OPD when the accident occurred. All

Cold wave continues in Kashmir Valley

  A cold wave continues and is unstopable in the Kashmir Valley on Saturday, with light rains and snow likely to occur in the state, the weather office said.   "The minimum temperatures have marginally increased today  due to cloud cover. Light rain and snow is likely to occur in the state during the next 4

Polling begins in Rajasthan to elect new Assembly

Voting has been halted in Ahor and Bikaner following EVM malfunctioning, which led to a number of voters complaining about the issue and also The EVMs were being replaced. Around 21.89% of over 4.74 crore voters exercised and functioned their franchise in the first three hours of polling in Rajasthan. Polling began on Friday in Rajasthan

Himachal’s Kalpa gets snowfall

Fresh snowfall was reported in Harshil Valley of Uttarakhand's Uttarkashi district on Thursday.  In Himachal Pradesh, snowfall was reported in high levels of Lahaul-Spiti, Kinnaur and Kullu districts.  The reported snowfall has continues  cold wave in the state, the local meteorological centre said.

Yogi meets Modi in Delhi

In the backdrop and huge of violence in Bulandshahr, Uttar Pradesh cheif Minister Yogi Adityanath on Thursday met Narendra Modi at his residence 7, Lok Kalyan Marg.