Daily Archives: May 10, 2019

Driving change: Government may let you be part-time cabbie

The government may soon allow you to ferry passengers in your private car but limit you to make just 3-4 such trips in a day. This is part of the initiative to push shared mobility as the transport ministry gets down to framing a policy for ‘vehicle pooling’ in its bid to reduce private vehicles on roads.

Jyothy Labs MD retires, daughter to take over

JLL, the country’s answer to FMCG multinationals like Unilever and Procter & Gamble, was founded in 1983 in Kerala with the single product Ujala, a fabric whitener, at an initial investment of Rs 5,000.

Factory output shrinks for 1st time in nearly 2 yrs

Tata Steel, German company Thyssenkrupp call off joint venture

The JV, announced in September 2017, was supposed to create Europe’s second-largest steel company with a turnover of 15 billion euros, behind ArcelorMittal. The deal was expected to stabilise and cut down the debt of the Tatas’ loss-making European steel business. The collapse of the JV is a setback to Tata Group chairman N Chandrasekaran’s restructuring initiatives.

Alia-Vicky starrer ‘Raazi’ completes one year

As the movie has completed a year today, here are five times the movie rocked the headlines.

Actress Bruna Abdullah is five months pregnant

The actress, who got engaged to beau Allan Fraser in July 2018, is expecting her first child this September.

Big sports events today

Here are the big sports events lined up for Saturday (May 11) that comprise the second ODI between England and Pakistan.

Roger Federer loses to Dominic Thiem in Madrid Open quarterfinals

Dominic Thiem saved two match points to defeat Roger Federer 3-6, 7-6 (13/11), 6-4 and reach the Madrid Open semi-finals on Friday.

Clinical CSK beat DC by six wickets to enter 8th IPL final

Chennai Super Kings dished out a disciplined bowling and fielding effort to first restrict Delhi Capitals to 147 for nine and then chased down the target with ease, reaching 151 or four in 19 overs. CSK will play Mumbai Indians in the final of the IPL in Hyderabad on Sunday.

Samir Soni on allegations against Karan Oberoi

Samir Soni who has worked with Karan Oberoi recently came forward to support the actor in the wake of rape allegations. According to Samir, Karan wouldn’t have taken such a step.