CBI makes two more arrests in Rs 25 lakh Paradip port bribery case: Reports

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has arrested two more persons in connection with the Rs 25 lakh Paradip Port Trust (PPT) bribery case, sources said on Saturday. The CBI had arrested PPT chief mechanical engineer Saroj Kumar Das and three others on Friday after conducting raids at several places in the … Read more

ED seizes Rs 11.5 lakh unaccounted money from Raut’s Mumbai residence

The Enforcement Directorate officials on Sunday seized Rs 11.50 lakh unaccounted cash from the residence of Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut, sources said. Earlier in the day, the ED officials detained Raut in connection with the Patra Chawl land scam case after hours of conducting raids at his residence. ED sleuths … Read more

Maha CM Shinde announces Rs 30 lakh reward for weightlifter Sanket Sargar

Maharashtra Chief Minister Eknath Shinde on Sunday announced a reward of Rs 30 lakh for weightlifter Sanket Sargar, who won a silver medal at the Commonwealth Games 2022 in Birmingham. The 21-year-old from Sangli district won the silver medal in the men’s 55 kg category on Saturday. As per a statement … Read more

Electronic goods exports: India’s electronic goods exports surge 42% to Rs 1.17 lakh crore in the last fiscal: Government

Country’s electronic goods exports surged about 42 per cent to nearly Rs 1.17 lakh crore in the last fiscal, government informed Parliament today. The country has witnessed a huge jump in both manufacturing and exports of electronic goods in the last five years, Minister of state for electronics and IT Rajeev Chandrasekhar said in a … Read more

smallcap stocks: Rs 1 lakh crore fund manager hunting for opportunities in mid & smallcaps

NEW DELHI: With midcap and smallcap indices down up to about 30 per cent from their peaks, Max Life Insurance’s chief investment officer (CIO) Mihir Vora says the end of extreme overvaluation is providing fertile ground for good stock pickers in the broader market. “The situation is much better than what it was four-five months … Read more

New project investments jump nearly 24 per cent to Rs 3.64 lakh crore in June quarter: Report

Led by private sector capital expenditure, new project investments rose 23.7 per cent to Rs 3.64 lakh crore in the June quarter compared to the year-ago period, according to a report. However, the amount is 38.5 per cent lower compared to the fourth quarter of the last financial year. In the last quarter of FY22, … Read more

From Rs 20K to Rs 25 lakh per year, incredible journey of J&K fruit grower

Bharova, Khalo and Shanatra villages in Jammu and Kashmir’s Bhaderwah, which were once considered poverty-stricken due to recurring drought, have made a mark in the horticulture sector by growing exotic Italian pears with a yearly production of about 1.5 metric tonnes. Unlike other places in the hilly Chenab valley … Read more

Helicopter crash: Oil ministry, ONGC to pay Rs 30 lakh to kin of deceased

State-owned Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) and the petroleum ministry will pay a total compensation of Rs 30 lakh to each of the families of the four people who died in a helicopter crash in the Arabian Sea earlier this week. “ONGC & @PetroleumMin have announced ex-gratia payment of Rs 15 … Read more