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Investment growth needs to pick up, RBI chief says

Investment growth needs to pick up, RBI chief says

MUMBAI: The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) governor Raghuram Rajan said India’s macroeconomic indicators are improving and inflation has been coming down consistent with the central bank’s forecast, but Asia’s third-largest…

Arnold Schwarzenegger and Rajinikanth to Share Stage in Chennai Today

Arnold Schwarzenegger and Rajinikanth to Share Stage in Chennai Today

CHENNAI: Hollywood star Arnold Schwarzenegger arrived here Monday morning amidst tight security to attend the audio launch of Vikram-starrer Tamil romantic-thriller “I”. The audio launch will take place on Monday…

‘Meteorite’ Smashes into Nicaraguan Capital, Latin America

‘Meteorite’ Smashes into Nicaraguan Capital, Latin America

MANAGUA:  A mysterious explosion that rocked Nicaragua’s crowded capital Managua, creating a large crater, appears to have been caused by a meteorite, officials said on Sunday.Amazingly, in a sprawling city of…

12 Feet Deep Flood Water in Many Parts of Srinagar

12 Feet Deep Flood Water in Many Parts of Srinagar

SRINAGAR: Five days of incessant rains in Kashmir have left nearly 150 people dead in the region’s worst flooding in more than five decades, submerging hundreds of villages and triggering…

Flood alert in Telangana, AP villages, Heavy rains to follow

Flood alert in Telangana, AP villages, Heavy rains to follow

HYDERABAD: Massive downpour in areas across Telangana and north coastal Andhra Pradesh districts on Sunday rendered hundreds of people marooned in several villages as roads and communication links remained cut…

Today, an electrician earns as much as an engineer

Today, an electrician earns as much as an engineer

In a country where engineering degrees are chased by many an aspirant, salary statistics thrown up by a leading staffing solutions company come as an eye-opener. The starting income of an…

Cancer behind 70% deaths in India’s atomic energy hubs

Cancer behind 70% deaths in India’s atomic energy hubs

MUMBAI: Cancer caused almost 70% of the 3,887 health-related deaths in the atomic energy hubs across the country over the last 20 years, an RTI reply has revealed. In all,…

Kolkata scientists rewrite Earth’s evolutionary history books

Kolkata scientists rewrite Earth’s evolutionary history books

Scientists from Kolkata have rewritten the evolutionary history books by finding that oxygen-producing life forms were present on earth some 3 billion years ago — a full 60 million years…

Teacher’s Day: Work Hard, Play Hard, Sweat a Lot, PM Modi Tells Students

Teacher’s Day: Work Hard, Play Hard, Sweat a Lot, PM Modi Tells Students

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi turned his Teachers’ Day address to millions of students across the country into a cosy chat, as he fielded questions from his audience and…

US Open: Sania Mirza-Bruno Soares Win Mixed Doubles Title

US Open: Sania Mirza-Bruno Soares Win Mixed Doubles Title

NEW YORK: A beaming Sania Mirza squealed and jumped into the arms of her partner, Brazil’s Bruno Soares, as the top seeds sealed a 6-1, 2-6, 11-9 win over American…

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