Amazon's Jeff Bezos adds $5 billion to his net worth in less than a month while his employees demand fair wages

Last week, over 400 employees of the Washington Post signed an open letter to Bezos demanding fair wages and better working conditions.

BJP pulls the plug on alliance with PDP, Governor's rule in the offing

The break-up of BJP-PDP alliance is likely to pave the way for Governor's rule in J&K.

EPFO mulls tightening PF withdrawal norms: Report

EPFO has reportedly proposed that its over five crore members be allowed to withdraw only 60 per cent of their PF or an amount equivalent to three months' salary - whichever amount is lower - if they are unemployed for one month.

Uber appoints Pradeep Parameswaran as India and South Asia operations head

US-based cab aggregator Uber today said it has elevated Pradeep Parameswaran as President of its India and South Asia operations. He succeeds Amit Jain, who was elevated to the role of Head of Asia Pacific region last month.

Indian Railways on a maintenance drive; to provide free meals on Sundays if train is delayed

During weekdays, Railways is planning to create 2-3 hour time blocks to drive maintenance work. The same would be extended to 5-6 hours during the weekends.

Tue Jun 19 19:25:04 IST 2018

From The Magazine

Rain Cheer

The country is expected to have a normal monsoon for the third consecutive year. This is good news for the economy and the farming sector