Daily Archives: January 15, 2019

Flipkart’s bid to contain impact of new laws

The company is said to be taking a number of steps to deal with the fallout. Sources said it is in talks with a bunch of entrepreneurs/startups who can set up retail entities to sell on Flipkart. It is also said to be talking to its existing base of smaller sellers to increase their exposure to the etailer’s platform.

Speed up 59-minute loan sanction, government tells PSU banks

Since its formal launch by PM Narendra Modi a little over two months ago, around 60% of the preliminary approvals done online have been converted into formal sanctions, with the total loan amount adding up to over Rs 24,000 crore, said sources.

Pics: Celebs at Sidharth Malhotra’s b’day

Sidharth Malhotra is one of the talented actors in Bollywood. The actor is celebrating his birthday today and Bollywood celebs are all set to attend his star-studded birthday party. The handsome hunk made his Bollywood debut opposite Alia Bhatt and Varun Dhawan in Karan Johar’s film ‘Student of the Year’. Recently, pictures of celebs have surfaced on the Internet where we can see them arriving at Sidharth Malhotra’s birthday bash.

Big sports events today

Here are the big sports events lined up for Wednesday (January 16) that comprise the action from Malaysia Masters badminton tournament in which Kidambi Srikanth, Saina Nehwal and Parupalli Kashyap will be in action.

Heena, Manu to lead India’s charge at shooting World Cup in Delhi

Heena Sidhu and Manu Bhaker will lead the Indian contingent’s charge as the National Rifle Association of India (NRAI) announced for the ISSF World Cup to be held in Delhi in February.

I back my instincts and leave the tactics to my coach: Archana Kamath

Last week, Archana Kamath became the second youngest player ever to win the national senior women’s table tennis title. The PSPB-supported athlete is also the second woman from Karnataka after Usha Sunderraj in 1968 to win the title

Pakistan should strive for two child per family norm to control population growth: SC

A three-member bench led by Chief Justice Saqib Nisar made the observations during a hearing in a case related to population control in Pakistan, now the world’s fifth most populous.

Khelo India: Nataraj takes his swimming tally to seven as Maharashtra extend lead

Srihari Nataraj emerged as the most prolific gold medal winner, as he added two more on Tuesday, to reach a total of seven at the Khelo India Youth Games.

Zaheer bhai taught me his toe crushers, says Siddarth Kaul

Punjab’s Siddarth Kaul, 28, is one of the few shining fast bowlers on the Indian domestic circuit, with 23 wickets at an average of 25.30 in six matches of this Ranji Trophy season.

It’s really exciting to play with Bopanna, says Sharan

Rohan Bopanna and Divij Sharan came together for India in the Asian Games in August last year, winning gold in the first time they paired.