Daily Archives: March 7, 2019

Azim Premji’s trust to sell 2.7 crore Wipro shares for Rs 720 crore

According to the offer details, the trust will sell between 1.8 crore and 2.7 crore shares of Wipro at a price band of Rs 255.40 to Rs 260.78 — a discount of 3% to 5% on its Thursday closing price on NSE of Rs 268.65. At the upper end of the offer, the trust will get about $102 million, it mentioned.

Hyundai in talks to pick up 4% stake in Ola for $250m

International Women’s Day: The rise of women in a male workplace

A study by TeamLease Services, done exclusively for TOI, reveals 12-15% of traditionally male-dominated jobs are estimated to have been replaced by women.

Number of women taking loans rises by 48%: Study

The report reveals that of the total new loan accounts of 86 lakh opened by women, over 56 lakh are in these five states. The study notes that there has been a 48% growth in successful credit applications among women borrowers between 2015 and 2018. “In comparison, the growth among male consumers is slower at 35%,” the report said.

Why traffic violators need to worry from October

Driving licences (DLs) and registration certificates (RCs) issued by transport departments across the country will have the same look, colour and security features starting October 1. Hiding past violations will be almost impossible as the new DLs and RCs will have the QR code that can be read by hand-held devices to access the past records of the driver.

KJo wanted SRK, Rani, Ajay, Kajol in Kalank?

Made a huge mistake: Big B on swimwear pic

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan who often treats his fans to snapshots of some of his treasured memories by sharing photographs on social media, feels it was a “huge mistake” on his part to share one in which he was wearing swimming trunks.

Varun in Govinda’s ‘Coolie No. 1’ remake

Varun Dhawan who will be next seen in Abhishek Varman’s ‘Kalank’ recently revealed after doing the remake of Salman Khan’s ‘Judwaa’, he will be starring in the remake of Govinda’s ‘Coolie No. 1’.

Janhvi Kapoor celebrates birthday in Varanasi

Big sports events today

Here are the big sports events lined up for Friday (March 8) that comprise the third ODI between India and Australia in Ranchi.