PM Modi to unveil 108-ft statue of Lord Hanuman in Gujarat tomorrow

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be unveiling a 108 ft long statue of Lord Hanuman in Morbi, Gujarat on 16 April at 11 AM via video conferencing. The event will take place on the occasion of Hanuman Jayanti. This statue is the second of the 4 statues being set up in the four directions across […]

Timeline: From Elon Musk vs Twitter to Elon Musk’s offer to buy Twitter

Elon Musk and Twitter’s relationship took a new turn when he announced that he plans to buy Twitter at a cost of $54.20 per share. He has also called out the San Francisco-based microblogging platform for not following the “principle of free speech.” “This is not a way to sort of make money. My strong […]

Rapido raises $180 mn in latest round from Swiggy, TVS Motor

Bengaluru-based bike taxi start-up Rapido on Friday announced that it has raised $180 million in its latest Series D round led by food delivery giant new investor Swiggy. The round also saw investment from TVS Motor Company, along with existing investors, Westbridge, Shell Ventures, and Nexus Ventures, partaking in the fundraise, the company said in […]

Will NeuCoins be able to ‘hook’ consumers to Tata Group’s super app?

Tata Digital—the wholly owned unit of Tata Sons—has launched India’s first super app Tata Neu which allows users to shop across categories ranging from groceries to hotels and more using a unique loyalty program. Neu Pass allows users to spend NeuCoins every time they make a transaction across apps. N Chandrasekaran, chairman of Tata Sons […]

Infosys Q4 results: Here’s what analysts say investors should do with the stock

Analysts have retained their bullish view on Infosys despite the IT major reporting lower-than-expected financial results for the quarter ended March 31. The firm on Wednesday posted a 12 per cent year-on-year (YoY) growth in net profit (after minority interest) at Rs 5,686 crore against Rs 5,076 crore in the same quarter last year. On […]

Good Friday 2022: Wishes, quotes, messages, history, & more

Good Friday is observed on the Friday just before Easter every year. This day marks the crucifixion of Jesus Christ and is an important day for the Christian community around the world. This year Good Friday will be observed on April 15 and is a gazetted holiday in India. Even the stock market and banks […]

PM Modi wishes people on Vishu, Poila Boishakh

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday greeted people on the occasion of new years being celebrated in their regions. He tweeted his wishes on Vishu and Poila Boishakh, being celebrated especially in Kerala and West Bengal, respectively. Many regions in India celebrated their traditional new year recently, including on Thursday, which is in some cases […]

As Delhi’s COVID cases rise again, CBSE move to shift exam center triggers concerns

COVID-19 cases have been on the rise in Delhi and National Capital Region (NCR) over the past few days. Amid this, the most concerning fact is how will the CBSE Term-2 board examinations, scheduled to begin from April 26, be impacted. In a drastic change from Term-1 examinations, the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) […]

Russian warship sinks in Black Sea; Ukraine says its missile is responsible

Russia said its lead warship in the Black Sea sank on Thursday after an explosion and fire that Ukraine claimed was caused by a missile strike, dealing a blow to Moscow as it readied for new attacks that were likely to determine the conflict’s outcome. The Moskva, Russia’s flagship in its Black Sea fleet, sank […]