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Maruti Suzuki's December sales

Maruti Suzuki’s December sales up 10%

Maruti Suzuki’s December sales: Automobile major Maruti Suzuki India on Monday reported a 10.3 per cent rise in its monthly sales for December. According to the company, its total sales including exports during the month under review rose to 130,066 units from 117,908 units sold during the corresponding month of 2016.“Maruti Suzuki India Limited, leader in

Tarn Taran: Road accident at National Highway, 3 died

Tarn Taran: Road accident at National Highway, 3 died

Road accident National Highway: Three people died and one injured in road accident near the National highway at Tarn Taran.The incident took place when there is a collision between Car and Truck.Injured people rushed to the near hospital. Sadar police reached the spot and started

Seaplane crashes

6 dead after seaplane crashes in Sydney

Seaplane crashes: A family of five on holiday from the UK and an experienced pilot have been named as the victims of a seaplane crash at the Hawkesbury River on New Year’s Eve.Six people  including Richard Cousins, the chief executive of catering giant Compass, his family and 44-year-old pilot Gareth Morgan lost their lives when

Profit booking, low volumes subdue key equity indices

Profit booking, low volumes subdue key equity indices

Mumbai, Profit booking along with low volumes subdued the key indices of the Indian equity market during the early morning session on Monday — the first trading day — of 2018.According to market analysts, heavy selling pressure was witnessed in metals, IT and banking stocks.At 9.35 a.m., the 30-scrip S&P BSE Sensex, which had closed

Trump offers New Year's Eve message

Trump offers New Year’s Eve message

Trump offers New Year Eve message: President Donald Trump capped 2017 with a video self-tribute touching on what he sees as the high points of his achievements and rhetoric from his first year in office. He gave a plug to American exceptionalism, too. In the video running three-and-half minutes, scenes of Trump with military personnel,

Happy New Year! Cities across the world welcome 2018

Happy New Year! Cities across the world welcome 2018

Happy New Year! Cities across the world welcome 2018. Celebrations were seen all across the world as people bid adieu to 2017 and made way for the new year, 2018. The partying was at its peak in different countries. New Year, with Australia, New Zealand and Japan being some of the first countries to bid farewell to 2017. In

Happy New Year! Cities across the world welcome 2018

Nation rings in new year with celebrations galore

Nation rings new year celebrations galore: Celebrations were seen all across the country as people bid adieu to 2017 and made way for the new year, 2018. The partying was at its peak in major cities. While clubs were jam-packed in cities of New Delhi, Bhopal and Lucknow, the beach became the party hub in

Punjab Governor, CM hope for peaceful New Year

Punjab Governor, CM hope for peaceful New Year

Punjab Governor, CM hope for peaceful New Year: Chandigarh, Punjab Governor V.P. Singh Badnore and Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Monday wished a happy, peaceful and prosperous New Year, with the optimism the year would usher in a new era of growth and development for Punjab.In a message, the Chief Minister extended greetings to the people

Big B feels effect of watching 'The Crown'

Big B feels effect of watching ‘The Crown’

Big B feels effect watching Crown: Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan says he has been watching historical drama series “The Crown” — on the life of Queen Elizabeth II — and has been feeling that he has imbibed the nature of one of its characters. Big B wrote on his blog: “The moment you start watching

Pratibha Gai

Indian-origin scientist Pratibha Gai awarded top British royal honour

University of York professor Pratibha Gai has been appointed a Dame (DBE)for services to chemical sciences and technology. Professor Gai is the founding co-director of York’s JEOL Nanocentre and professor of electron microscopy in York’s departments of chemistry and physics.She is the fourth Indian-origin woman conferred with the honour since it was instituted in 1917, following

Greece ushers in 2018 with party under Acropolis

Greece ushers in 2018 with party under Acropolis

Greece ushers in 2018 with party under Acropolis: Athens, Greek revelers ushered in the New Year with music concerts and firework shows with the main open air party held on Sunday night in the foot of Acropolis Hill in the heart of Athens.Thousands of people gathered in many central squares across the country to ring in

World's largest painting

Girl from Hyderabad creates world’s largest painting by feet

Eighteen-year-old Hyderabadi girl creates beautiful paintings with her feet and has made World’s largest painting by her feet. Jahnavi Maganti has broken the current Guinness World Record for “The largest painting by feet” by an individual. Girl has painted a surface of 140 square metres with her feet.Jahnavi, a student of Britain’s University of Warwick,