India

Stability returns to bond market, but till when?

The yield on the 10-year benchmark paper which rose to 8.03% in June, is now veering around 7.78%. Photo: Mint<p>On 17 July, the traded volume of the …

Business (India)

Indian ATMs could run dry—yes, again

India is staring at another bout of currency shortage—the third time in less than two years.<p>Last week, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) announced that it will introduce new Rs100 notes. These will be different in look and size from the ones currently in circulation. And that will put ATM operators …

ATMs

CWC meeting: Congress to step up ally hunting for 2019 Lok Sabha elections

The first meeting of the newly revamped Congress Working Committee decided that party president Rahul Gandhi will take a call on forming an alliance …

India News

How karate and scholarships have become HCL’s mantra

Sankalp Dutta Nagar (centre) training children in karate in Noida. Photo: HCL Foundation<p>Sankalp Dutta Nagar, an analyst at HCL, is giving back to …

Business (India)

Slamming Kiran Bedi, Stalin calls for statehood for Puducherry

In the face of Puducherry Lt Governor Kiran Bedi laying down ‘conditions’ for giving assent to the Union Territory’s Appropriations Bill, DMK working …

Judiciary

Under BJP cows getting more protection than women says Shiv Sena

Mumbai, July 23: The Shiv Sena has once again hit out at its ally, the BJP and said that cows were getting more protection in the country than women. …

Shiv Sena

Parliament Monsoon Session Day 3 LIVE UPDATES: Opposition to target Center on Alwar lynching, cow vigilantism

By Online Desk<p>After the crucial session of the No-confidence motion last Friday, all eyes are on the Lok Sabha proceedings today as Speaker Sumitra …

India News

Kangana Ranaut goes shopping in a white salwar kameez; check out her candid photo

Lately, Kangana Ranaut has been seen wearing ethnic cotton wear which has turned out to be a perfect monsoon outfit while being in the city.<p>Today, we …

Kangana Ranaut

Woman raped 40 times in Panchkula: Among the accused are businessman, taxi driver, salesman and 55-year-old

Police arrest seven of them after identification by victim, court sends taxi driver to 2-day police custody.<p>Written by | Morni |<p>Megha Dhade wins Bigg …

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Twitter User Suggests "PM Modi Should..."; He Responds, "Point Taken"

PM Modi, who has a huge following, doesn't often respond to tweets. But today, his account was abuzz with activity<p><b>New Delhi:</b><p>A quick look at Foreign …

Lok Sabha

Yogi Adityanath becomes first ever UP Chief Minister to visit all 75 districts in just 16 months

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath is all set to create a record on Monday during his visit to Hathras. He will become the first Chief …

Yogi Adityanath

Beg Bugs Are Biting People on Airplanes. Never Leave the House Again -- Oh, Wait.

There's a strong case to be made that the only thing worse than a trip to the airport is having bed bugs. So we're absolutely horrified to announce …

Air India

GST on paints cut, but companies may not pass on full benefit immediately

Graphic: Mint<p>Goods and services tax (GST) on paints and varnishes has been reduced to 18% from 28%, effective 27 July. Similarly, GST on wall putty …

Business (India)

Cracking India’s mystifying ‘nod code’

One thing all travellers to India talk about – apart from the dreaded Delhi Belly, of course – is the great Indian head nod.<p>In Thanjavur city, in the South Indian state of Tamil Nadu, street markets are flooded with a particular type of bobblehead toy. It is known in Tamil as the Thanjavur …

Travelers

Kalyan Jewellers Withdraws Controversial Ad Starring Amitabh Bachchan, Daughter

A banking organization claiming to have membership of around 3,20,000 officers, last week threatened to sue Kalyan Jewellers accusing it of "casting …

India News

Alwar Lynching: What We Know so Far

Thirty-one-year-old Rakbar Khan alias Akbar was allegedly lynched by an angry mob on the suspicion that he, along with an associate, was smuggling …

Delhi

Modi’s government claims it’s improved the lives of women. But here’s the reality

On July 20, as the Narendra Modi government faced its first no-confidence motion in parliament, it began its defence by underlining its track record on women’s empowerment.<p>Rakesh Sharma, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) member of parliament from Jabalpur, argued that the Modi government’s Ujjwala …

Women's News (India)

Aquaman trailer: Jason Momoa's turn as the King of Atlantis looks like DC's first step towards its redemption

Unlike Marvel Cinematic Universe, DC Extended Universe started on a tepid note with <i>Man of Steel</i> in 2013. It's followup, the highly awaited 2016 …

Entertainment (India)

Shah asks ministers to visit districts

Mumbai: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah on Sunday directed all ministers in the State to tour districts solely to look after the …

Devendra Fadnavis

Neelima Azim: I was a single mother & till today Shahid is taking care of Ishaan & me in every way

Shahid Kapoor's brother Ishaan Khatter left everyone impressed in his debut movie <i>Beyond The Clouds</i>. If that was the trailer, Ishaan proved himself …

Celebrity News (India)

5 Leadership Hacks Every Entrepreneur Must Know

These traits can be imbibed and need not necessarily be inherent<p>8 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>With an ever increasing number of people making the transition from corporate to …

Entrepreneurship

Two Punjab AAP MLAs sent back from Canada airport, party ex-member says it's on his tip-off

<b>Amarjeet Singh Sandoa, who faces molestation charges, and Kultar Singh Sandhwan were questioned by immigration staff in Ottawa and made to board a</b> …

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Miffed With Sena Over No-trust Vote, Amit Shah Asks Party Workers to Prepare to Go Solo in 2019

Annoyed by Shiv Sena’s praise of Congress chief Rahul Gandhi’s speech and refusal to support the BJP in the no-confidence motion, Amit Shah has asked …

Shiv Sena

Gal Gadot reveals first footage from Wonder Woman 1984 at Comic Con. Here’s what it showed | bollywood

Wonder Woman 1984 is only three and a half weeks into production, but that didn’t stop star Gal Gadot and director Patty Jenkins from bringing some …

Comic-Con

How saleswomen in India finally won the 'right to sit'

<b>A women's union in India's southern state of Kerala has won the state's workers "the right to sit".</b><b>BBC Hindi's Imran Qureshi reports on the story behind the struggle.</b><p>For years, Maya Devi worked in a shop that sold textiles - her job involved pulling out and displaying rolls of fabric, including …

Women's News (India)

Modi remembers Tilak, Chandra Shekhar Azad

New Delhi, July 23 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday paid tributes to freedom fighters Bal Gangadhar Tilak and Chandra Shekhar Azad on …

Madhya Pradesh

23-yr-old woman raped by friend's husband in Uttar Pradesh

A 23-year-old woman was allegedly raped by her friend's husband in Uttar Pradesh's Muzaffarnagar, police said on Saturday.<p>The man had introduced …

Uttar Pradesh

Men’s best friend: Dog risks his life to save his master after he was attacked by lions in Gujarat

<b>Gandhinagar, July 23:</b> Everyone needs a dog like the one owned by a Gujarat shepherd.<p>Recently, Bhavesh Hamir Bharwad (25), a shepherd in Gujarat's …

Pets

Lawmakers from India’s Punjab state detained at Ottawa airport, deported

Two politicians from the Indian state of Punjab were reportedly denied entry into Canada on Sunday and put on a flight back to India.<p>Story continues …

Canadian News

Mumbai: Shut Lower Parel bridge immediately, says IIT Mumbai s preliminary report

"After inspection on July 17, IIT Mumbai submitted a preliminary report to close this bridge immediately<p>WR officials and IIT experts inspected the …

India