Trump’s Mar-a-Lago, a security ‘nightmare’ that housed classified documents

Trump's Mar-a-Lago, a security 'nightmare' that housed classified documents

The seizure of classified U.S. government documents from Donald Trump’s sprawling Mar-a-Lago retreat spotlights the ongoing national security concerns presented by the former president, and the home he dubbed the Winter White House, some security experts say. Trump is under federal investigation for possible violations of the Espionage Act, which makes it unlawful to spy … Read more

CCI clears acquisition of Ambuja Cements, ACC by Adani Group

CCI clears acquisition of Ambuja Cements, ACC by Adani Group

India’s anti-trust regulator CCI on Saturday approved the proposed acquisition of and by Adani Group-backed Endeavour Investments. According to various media releases issued on Saturday, the anti-trust regulator also approved three other acquisitions, involving amalgamation of Ltd, , HDFC Investments and HDFC Holdings. Through the combination, Endeavour proposes to acquire the entire share capital of … Read more

Railways to hold heritage run of world’s oldest working steam locomotive EIR-21

Railways to hold heritage run of world's oldest working steam locomotive EIR-21

The Railways would hold a heritage run of a 167-year-old locomotive, the world’s oldest working steam engine, on Monday commemorating the 75th Independence Day celebrations. A heritage special service by EIR-21 would be run between Chennai Egmore and Kodambakkam railway stations here on August 15, the Railways said. The Express EIR 21 locomotive was originally … Read more

Ashoka Lion on Front, Chakra on the Back: Exclusive Preview of ‘Special’ Medal to be Released on I-Day

The Yatra is scheduled to start on June 30 and will culminate on August 11.
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Last Updated: August 14, 2022, 01:02 IST The 75th Independence Medal has Ashoka Lion on the front and Ashoka Chakra on the back. (Image: Special arrangement) There is a tradition of giving out commemorative Independence Day medals to the armed forces and central armed police forces every 25 years India will be awarding newly minted … Read more

“One MLA, One Pension” Scheme Notified: Bhagwant Mann

'One MLA, One Pension' Scheme Notified: Bhagwant Mann

The state government is expected to save around Rs 19.53 crore annually.(File) Chandigarh: After the Punjab governor gave his assent to a bill limiting multiple pensions to former Members of Legislative Assembly(MLAs), the AAP government on Saturday issued a notification in this regard with Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann saying it will save Rs 100 crores … Read more

Beginning of the end of all-format cricketers?


The days of all-format cricketers are numbered. It’s hard to predict precisely when the proverbial last straw will break the camel’s back. What can be said is that it will happen, sooner than later. Last month, when England’s Ben Stokes announced retirement from the one-day internationals, his message was loud and clear: “three formats are … Read more

View: Let’s stand around the fluttering Tiranga

View: Let's stand around the fluttering Tiranga

August has been a significant month in the history of modern India. On August 8, 1942, Mohandas Gandhi launched the Quit India Movement. A closer look at Bapu’s call tells us that his mission wasn’t just political. It also aimed at the social awakening of the masses in India. He didn’t imagine India of the … Read more