Reliance Aircel Merger: Reliance Communications-Aircel merger approved

NEW DELHI: Anil Ambani-led Reliance Communications today agreed to merge its wireless telecom business with smaller rival Aircel to create the country’s 4th-biggest mobile phone operator with asset base of more than Rs 65,000 crore. In the largest consolidation in the country’s telecom sector, RCom and Aircel’s majority owner, Malaysia’s Maxis Communications Berhad (MCB), announced signing of definitive documents for ...

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Eating walnuts may lower depression risk: Study

LOS ANGELES: Consuming walnuts may lower the prevalence and frequency of depression, and improve concentration levels, according to a study carried out in American adults. Researchers from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) in the US found that depression scores were 26 per cent lower for walnut consumers and eight per cent lower for consumers of other nuts, compared ...

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Cadila to apply for clinical trials for swine flu vaccine

NEW DELHI: With an aim to launch vaccine for Influenza H1N1 A Virus (swine flu) in India, Cadila Pharmaceutical will seek the government’s nod in two days for initiating clinical trials in this regard.Cadila Pharmaceutical Ltd (CPL) had set up a joint venture ‘CPL Biologicals Pvt Ltd’ with the US-based vaccine maker Novavax for manufacturing and developing a host of ...

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Photos: Akshay Kumar, Varun Dhawan, Sara Ali Khan and others attend ‘Coolie No. 1’ wrap up bash! | Hindi Movie News

Varun Dhawan and Sara Ali Khan’s ‘Coolie No. 1’ has been the talk of the town since the announcement. Pictures and videos from the sets of the film are all over the internet. The film team recently wrapped up the shoot and for the same, producer Vashu Bhagnani hosted a wrap-up bash in Bandra. Celebs like Akshay Kumar, Varun Dhawan, ...

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India v New Zealand: Dhoni describes bowlers performance as one of the best | New Zealand in India 2016 News

VISAKHAPATNAM: India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni lavished praise on his bowlers for the resounding series-clinching win over New Zealand in the fifth and final ODI, describing the effort as “one of the best performances by the bowlers”. Legspinner Amit Mishra produced a magical spell to claim 5 for 18 as India clinched the five-match ODI series 3-2 with a thumping ...

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Jaypee Infratech will get back 858 acres: Supreme Court

NEW DELHI: In a boost for public sector construction company NBCC’s bid for Jaypee Infratech, the Supreme Court has ruled that 858 acres belonging to the bankruptcy-hit company was wrongfully mortgaged by its parent Jaiprakash Associates (JAL) and said it was a “preferential” transaction. The move is not only a setback to JAL’s lenders – including ICICI Bank, Axis Bank, ...

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Will take students’ views to set up Konkan varsity: Education minister

MUMBAI: Students’ views will be sought in the next 90 days for setting up a separate university for the Konkan region, Maharashtra higher and technical education minister Uday Samant told the legislative council on Friday. At present, most of the senior colleges and educational institutes in the Konkan region are affiliated to the University of Mumbai. The minister was responding ...

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