Daily Archives: February 3, 2020

Shaktikanta Das named APAC ‘central banker of the year’

Reserve Bank of India (RBI) governor Shaktikanta Das’s moves to regulate non-banking finance companies (NBFCs) without hand-outs has won him the title of Asia-Pacific’s central banker of the year.

‘Govt to take call on special tag for states’

Tatas almost certain to bid for Air India, explore merger plans

The Tatas appear to be moving closer to a decision to bid for Air India in partnership with Singapore Airlines and have already started working on the structure for such an acquisition — including a merger of AirAsia India, in which they hold 51%, and Air India Express, a 100% subsidiary of the government-owned national carrier.

The story behind Anil Kapoor’s tattoos in ‘Malang’

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Tahira Kashyap: If I celebrate the fact that I had cancer

The writer-filmmaker talks about her battle with breast cancer and surging ahead with confidence and positivity

Big sports events today

Here are the big sports events lined up for Tuesday (February 4) that comprise ICC Under-19 World Cup semifinal between India and Pakistan, and Ranji Trophy matches.

Kosovo gets a new prime minister, months after election

It’s curtains for India’s first deepwater gas field

Reliance Industries Ltd and BP on Monday shut down the D1 D3 field in the KG-D6 block off the Andhra coast which finally ran out of gas, bringing down curtains on India’s remarkable deepwater debut that was dogged by controversy right from the word go.

Rituparna guides Pune 7 Aces to PBL semis with 4-1 win over Awadhe Warriors

Rituparna Das stunned World No. 14 Beiwen Zhang in straight games as Pune 7 Aces beat Awadhe Warriors 4-1 to seal their semi-final berth at the fifth Premier Badminton League on Monday.

Lifter Jeremy Lalrinnunga bags gold with national record

Youth Olympic champion Jeremy Lalrinnunga was not at his best but the teenager still bettered his clean and jerk record to clinch the men’s 67kg title in the 72nd men’s and 35th women’s Senior National Weightlifting Championships on Monday.