Pak’s PM Reiterates Diplomatic, Political, Moral Support To Kashmiris

On the Kashmir Solidarity Day in Pakistan, Shehbaz Sharif, prime minister of the Islamic republic country restated diplomatic, political, and moral support to the Kashmiri individuals until they attain their right to self-determination with respect to the UN Resolution, according to a media report on Monday. He added Pakistan has always stressed a peaceful resolution of the Jammu and Kashmir dispute as per relevant UN Security Council resolutions. Addressing a special session of the Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK) assembly in Muzaffarabad he said while East Taimur, Darfur, and other areas of…

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Adani Group Prepays $1.1 Bn Loans, Releases Pledged Shares In 3 Companies

According to a media statement, the promoter’s early payment will help release 168.27 million share of Adani Ports & Special Economic Zone, 11.77 million shares of Adani Transmission, and 27.56 million shares of Adani Green Energy Adani Group companies’ promoters will prepay USD 1.11 billion in loans ahead of their maturity and release pledged shares in three companies amid a rout in the group’s stocks post US-based short-seller Hindeburg Research’s report. According to a media statement, the promoter’s early payment will help release 168.27 million share of Adani Ports &…

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Ahead Of IPO, Swiggy Onboards Three New Board Members

Mallika Srinivasan, Shailesh Haribhakti, Sahil Barua, are the first independent directors on Swiggy’s board and join current members, according to media reports Food aggregator, Swiggy on Monday appoints three independent directors to its Board – Mallika Srinivasan, Padma Shri awardee and Chairman and Managing Director of TAFE; Shailesh Haribhakti, Chairman of Shailesh Haribhakti and Associates and Sahil Barua, Managing Director and CEO at Delhivery, according to media reports. As per media reports, they are the first independent directors on Swiggy’s board and join current members: Sriharsha Majety – CEO and…

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EAM Jaishankar Meets Argentina Technology Minister, Bilateral Cooperation Discussed

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar met with the science and technology minister of Argentina Daniel Filmus on Monday. Dignitaries during the meeting discussed bilateral cooperation in atomic energy, space, digital, defence & biotechnology. Jaishankar also stressed expanding trade investment and collaboration and serving as an example of South-South cooperation. EAM Jaishankar in a tweet said, “Glad to meet Minister of S&T and Innovation of Argentina @FilmusDaniel. Discussed our cooperation in atomic energy, space, digital, defence & biotechnology. Underlined the potential for expanding trade, investment &collaboration and serving as an example…

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Bandhan Bank Hikes Interest Rates On Fixed Deposits

Bandhan Bank on Monday increased its interest rates on fixed deposit (FD) by 50 basis points (bps), according to a statement from the lender. The revised FD rates are applicable for retail deposits of up to Rs 2 crore and are effective from today. The offer is for a limited period, the lender said, adding that with this upward revision, the bank is offering one of the highest interest rates on fixed deposits in the banking industry. According to the statement, customers of Bandhan Bank can also enjoy the benefits…

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Bank Of Baroda Open To Lending To Adani Group: Report

Bank of Baroda on Monday said that it is open to lending to the Adani Group going forward, provided that the conglomerate meets all its underwriting criteria, news agency Reuters reported citing a top executive. The report stated that the state-run lender’s managing director said that its outstanding exposure to the group was less than one-fourth of the amount permitted by the central bank for conglomerates. Reserve Bank of India (RBI) mandates that no more than 25 per cent of a bank’s eligible capital base to be exposed to any…

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Edumilestones Awarded As Best Career Planning Platform By Entrepreneur India

Career technology company Edumilestones wins prestigious award “Best Career Planning Platform” by Entrepreneur India for its exceptional work in the field of career counselling at the Education Innovation Summit & Awards 2023 held on 3rd February at the Sheraton, Bangalore. The award ceremony honoured excellence and innovative edtech solutions in the field of career counselling. Edumilestones received the award for the Best Career Planning Platform, reserved for organizations that have made an impact in transforming education through technology. The award was the result of a rigorous evaluation process that took…

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Vector Consulting Group, A Leading Management Consulting Firm In India, Announces Capital And Business Alliance With TIS Inc, One Of The Largest Tech Firms In Japan

Vector Consulting Group, one of India’s leading home-grown management consulting firm announces a capital and business alliance with TIS Inc.  As part of the alliance, TIS Inc—one of the largest technology firms in Japan, has acquired a 20% stake in Vector. The alliance paves the way for Vector to expand its footprint in growing markets, including Indonesia, Japan, and Thailand. Over the last 17 years, Vector has pioneered one of its kind implementation-led solution approach in the management consulting industry in India. They are committed to delivering long-term competitive advantage…

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Budget of Rs 13,539 Cr Allocated To Maharashtra For Railways: Vaishnaw

Minister of Railways, Communications, Electronics and Information Technology Ashwini Vaishnaw said that the allocated budget of 13,539 crore for railways in Maharashtra was 11 times the average allocated budget between 2009 to 2014 while addressing a video press conference on Friday in Delhi.  He said that it will have a very good effect. The centre is getting good cooperation from the Eknath Shinde-led government. “The bullet train project did not get any approval from the state government when Uddhav Thackeray was the Chief Minister of Maharashtra,” Vaishnaw added. He informed…

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US Shoots Down China’s Suspicious Surveillance Balloon

Reports claimed that the shootdown was ordered by President Joe Biden on Wednesday, ensuring no damage to anyone on the ground, later, the military took the call on Saturday while the Chinese balloon was over the Atlantic within US territorial waters The US-China rivalry in the Asia-Pacific is likely to spark new tension amidst the US shootdown of an alleged Chinese surveillance balloon off the South Carolina coast on Saturday, according to the media report. Reports claimed the shot down was ordered by President Joe Biden on Wednesday, based on…

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