Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Vodafone-Idea merger transactions expected to be completed in 2018

New Delhi |Tuesday, 2017 8:15:04 PM IST
A day after the Competition Commission of India gave its nod to the Vodafone India-Idea Cellular merger, both companies in a joint statement said other statutory approvals were expected to come soon and the transaction will be completed during 2018.... read..

Competition Commission of India approves Vodafone-Idea merger

New Delhi [India] | July 25, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
New Delhi [India], July 25 (ANI-NewsVoir): The Competition Commission of India (CCI) today unconditionally approved the merger of the telecommunications businesses of Vodafone India Limited, and its wholly-owned subsidiary Vodafone Mobile Services Limited... read..

BJP must act against RSS idealogue Dinanath Batra: Congress

New Delhi [India] | July 24, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
After Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) activist Dinanath Batra sent recommendations to the National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT) to remove Urdu and Arabic words from school text books, the Congress Party on Monday called on the Bh... read..

Vodafone-Idea merger gets CCI approval (Lead)

New Delhi |Monday, 2017 10:45:04 PM IST
The Competition Commission of India (CCI) has given approval for the Vodafone-Idea merger.... read..

IIIDEM, Int'l IDEA co-host two-Day Int'l Consultative Workshop on Electoral Training for Capacity Building, Globally

New Delhi | Monday, Jul 24 2017 IST
The India International Institute of Democracy and Election Management (IIIDEM) in partnership with International IDEA are conducting a two-day International Consultative Workshop on 'Leveraging Electoral Training Facilities for Global Democracies' here. ... read..

Egypt's Sisi inaugurates largest military base in Mideast

Cairo |Saturday, 2017 6:15:05 PM IST
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi on Saturday inaugurated the largest military base of the Middle East in Alexandria, the media reported.... read..

The 'Idea of India' and how our public intellectuals define it (With Images)

New Delhi |Saturday, 2017 4:45:04 PM IST
The world's largest democracy is witness to debates on a range of issues and noted public intellectuals from across the political spectrum -- Left, Right and Centre -- have shared their thoughts in two recent books.... read..

Gadkari praises Sports Ministry's idea of Slum Yuva Daud marathon

New Delhi | Saturday, Jul 22 2017 IST
Union Minister for Roadways & Transport Nitin Gadkari today attended and appreciated the idea of Slum Yuva Daud marathon, which was flagged of by Union Sports Minister Vijay Goel earlier in the day. The 10th Slum Yuva Daud saw the participation of more ... read..

Have idea for 'Central Intelligence’ sequel: Director (Lead, changing dateline)

New Delhi |Friday, 2017 6:45:05 PM IST
Filmmaker Rawson Marshall Thurber says working with actors Dwayne Johnson and Kevin Hart in "Central Intelligence" was fun, adding that he has a story for a sequel in mind.... read..

Have idea for 'Central Intelligence' sequel: Director

Los Angeles |Friday, 2017 5:45:04 PM IST
Filmmaker Rawson Marshall Thurber says working with actors Dwayne Johnson and Kevin Hart in "Central Intelligence" was fun, adding that he has a story for a sequel in mind.... read..

Airtel, Idea plunge on RIL's JioPhone announcement

Mumbai |Friday, 2017 2:45:05 PM IST
Stocks of telecom operators Bharti Airtel and Idea Cellular tumbled after industrialist Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Industries (RIL) on Friday announced the launch of the JioPhone 'intelligent smartphone'.... read..

Transformative ideas showcased at Airbus Bizlab

Bengaluru | Thursday, Jul 20 2017 IST
Global aircraft manufacturing giant Airbus today showcased startups selected by it, as part of Airbus Bizlab Season 2 that brought innovative technology by nascant companies including those from India. The season 2 witnessed 5 out of 137 application... read..

Time to redefine the idea of 'real fit'

New Delhi [India] | July 18, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
In a world where the popular perception of fitness tends to be limited to physical aspects, here's a fresh approach to redefine the idea of 'real fit.'... read..
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