Strides Shasun denies rumors of auditor resignation

Strides Shasun denies rumors of auditor resignation

2018-05-29T09:51:21+00:00 On

Pharma major Strides Shasun denied rumors that its auditors had resigned. The rumors, coming close on the heels of a similar development at Manpasand Beverages, had impacted the company’s share price today morning. Shares of Strides Shasun fell to a low of…

Tharoor reacts: Sunanda Pushkar would never have committed suicide

Tharoor reacts: Sunanda Pushkar would never have committed suicide

2018-05-14T16:25:52+00:00 On

Politician Shashi Tharoor said his wife would never commit suicide, and termed the charges of abeting her suicide “unbelievable”. “I have taken note of the filing of this preposterous charge sheet & intend to contest it vigorously,” Tharoor said. “No one who…

Delhi Police drops murder charges against Shashi Tharoor; Swamy says will pursue murder angle

Delhi Police drops murder charges against Shashi Tharoor; Swamy says will pursue murder angle

2018-05-14T16:10:37+00:00 On

Delhi Police has dropped its initial charge of murder against politician Shashi Tharoor in its final chargesheet in the Sunanda Pushkar murder case. Instead, the police has gone with ‘abetment to suicide’ and ‘cruelty’ towards spouse. Initially, the police had started investigations…

Not impacted by hacking attempt – Idea Cellular, Aditya Birla Cap

Not impacted by hacking attempt – Idea Cellular, Aditya Birla Cap

2018-05-14T09:08:39+00:00 On

Two companies belonging to the Aditya Birla Group issued clarifications that they were not impacted by an attempted hacking of computers as reported in media reports. Telecom services provider Idea Cellular and financial services firm Aditya Birla Capital said they were not…

RIL says tax tribunal satisfied with Biometrix deal

RIL says tax tribunal satisfied with Biometrix deal

2018-04-23T11:34:27+00:00 On

Reliance Industries said it was not aware of any inquiry into the funds received by entities connected with it or its promoters from Singapore-based Biometrix Marketing. It also said, as far as it was aware, that the Income Tax Appellate Tribunal “was…

As criminals switch to ‘digital India’, Govt forms committee to tackle phone fraud

As criminals switch to ‘digital India’, Govt forms committee to tackle phone fraud

2018-03-28T13:29:25+00:00 On

The government of India has set up a “Committee on Phone Frauds” to deal rising instances of theft of money using phone calls and one time passwords. India has seen a sharp increase in the number of ‘phishing calls’ made on phones…

Documentary on misuse of India’s anti-cruelty section 298A goes live on Netflix

Documentary on misuse of India’s anti-cruelty section 298A goes live on Netflix

2018-03-22T16:58:46+00:00 On

Deepika Narayan Bhardwaj, a crusader against the misuse of anti-domestic violence laws in India, said that her documentary ‘Martyrs of Marriage’ is now available on Netflix. Bhardwaj has won tens of thousands of fans and followers in India for her work towards…

Delhi Police installs first 100 station CCTV cameras for Rs 44 lakh

Delhi Police installs first 100 station CCTV cameras for Rs 44 lakh

2018-03-13T18:48:55+00:00 On

Delhi Police, the arm of the central government that is responsible for keeping law and order and providing security to important persons in the national capital, has spent Rs 43,94,441 for installing the first 10 CCTV systems at its police stations. The…

No FIR against Tribune reporter over Aadhaar leakage story – Govt

No FIR against Tribune reporter over Aadhaar leakage story – Govt

2018-03-10T13:01:36+00:00 On

The Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology said no case has been registered against reporter Rachna Khaira or The Tribune newspaper in relation to the January 3 story on how Aadhaar details were available for sale at Rs 500. The report had…

Maharashtra lifts ban on Jubilant LIfe Sciences’ alcohol production

Maharashtra lifts ban on Jubilant LIfe Sciences’ alcohol production

2018-03-07T08:24:11+00:00 On

Pharma company Jubilant Life Sciences said the government of Maharashtra has stayed the order passed by state excise commissioner stopping the production of alcohol at one of its plants in the state. On March 3, the commissioner had canceled the company’s licenses…

SC orders examination of auditing practices in India

SC orders examination of auditing practices in India

2018-02-23T11:53:08+00:00 On

The Supreme Court has directed the government of India to set up a committee to suggest reforms in rules and regulations governing accounting and auditing services companies in India. The three-member committee has been asked to suggest a revamped regulatory mechanism for…

Fortis Healthcare gets notice from Registrar of Companies

Fortis Healthcare gets notice from Registrar of Companies

2018-02-22T16:14:28+00:00 On

Hospital chain Fortis Healthcare said it received a notice from the Punjab and Chandigarh office of Registrar of Companies asking for information. The company did not clarify what the information was related to, but it is likely that it is related to…