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Modi conveyed his deep appreciation for the repatriation of antiquities to India by the United States.

PM Narendra Modi to bring back 157 artefacts, antiquities handed over to India by US

Sep 25, 2021

While nearly half of the artefacts (71) are cultural, the other half consists of figurines related to Hinduism (60), Buddhism (16) and Jainism (9), an official statement said.

The IPL, as an advertising medium, is clearly the most expensive proposition (around Rs 13 lakh for a 10-second spot) but it also entices many an advertiser

IPL and its changing advertiser profile

Sep 18, 2021

Three years ago, the media spend pie in the IPL had a lot of automobile and cellular operators. However, it is slowly reducing in proportion, and the BFSI category has seen a spike over the last two seasons.

It was also decided that the coal supply will be regulated for next 7 days for those power plants where coal stock is available for more than 14 days' requirement.

Power Secretary reviews coal supply for power plants; forms team to monitor situation daily

Aug 28, 2021

The ministry attributed low coal stocks to various reasons including increase in power demand on account of opening up of economy throughout the country and less generation from hydro power plants.

Mahindra said it would be an honour for him to gift the company's upcoming SUV Mahindra XUV700 to Chopra.

Will be an honour to gift XUV700 to 'Golden Athlete' Neeraj Chopra: Anand Mahindra

Aug 07, 2021

Earlier, Mahindra tagged PM Modi and Sports and I&B Minister Anurag Singh Thakur in a tweet, saying India should release a commemorative coin depicting Chopra.

Thapar's story is quite remarkable from the time he was the toast of the capital's business circles to then facing a multitude of challenges.

The story of Gautam Thapar, arrested by ED in money laundering case

Aug 04, 2021

For the urbane, suave Thapar, who comes from an incredible pedigree, the current state of affairs was never a part of the script.

PB Fintech Ltd, the holding company of the insurance platform provider Policybazaar, will be tapping the market with over Rs 6,000-crore IPO.

Five things you should know before investing in Policybazaar IPO

Aug 03, 2021

The company, which currently has operations in Dubai through a subsidiary, plans to scale up its operations in the broader Gulf Cooperation Council region.

Veteran investor Rakesh Jhunjhunwala has an investment portfolio worth around Rs 20,000 crore and generally donates around 25% of his annual income towards charitable work

Rakesh Jhunjhunwala lays down charity plans, to set up foundation with over Rs 500 cr capital

Jul 18, 2021

While Jhunjhunwala did not draw on the area of philanthropy he plans to set up the foundation in, he recently pumped in investments in areas such as healthcare

 Mumbai has been battered by incessant rainfall since Wednesday. (Image: PTI)

15 dead in house collapses as heavy rains batter Mumbai; local train services suspended

Jul 18, 2021

Twelve people died as a compound wall came crashing down on some houses after a landslide at Bharatnagar Vashi Naka locality in Mumbai's Mahul area

PM Narendra Modi has set an ambitious goal of TB eradication in India by 2025, ahead of the 2030 target of the Sustainable Development Goals/Photo: Reuters

Why this new combination drug regimen offers hope for India's drug-resistant TB patients

Jul 15, 2021

India has leading number of TB cases globally, accounting for more than 1 in 4 of all active TB cases, including around 120,000 cases of drug-resistant forms of TB