- 'Moratorium extension may stretch asset-liability mismatch of NBFCs'(20:14)
New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) As the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has allowed an extension of loan moratorium for three more months, a report by Motilal Oswal Financial Services said that although the move comes as a relief for the borrowers, it may stretch the mismatch in asset-liability management (ALM) for many non-banking finance companies (NBFCs).
- Taj Group serves gourmet meals to migrants, medicare staff(19:55)
Mumbai, May 25 (IANS) The Taj Group of Hotels has dished out over 16.50 lakh nutritious meals - designed by celebrity chef Sanjeev Kapoor - to migrants and medical workers at hospitals in Mumbai, New Delhi and Bengaluru, a top official said here on Monday.
- IDFC First Bank CEO to take 30% pay cut(19:34)
New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) IDFC First Bank announced on Monday that its senior management will take 10 per cent cut in compensation in the current financial year 2020-21.
- Depiction of Gandhi in films: Has it remained true to Mahatma in reality?(19:29)
By Shankar Kumar
As one of history's most transformative and inspirational figures, Mahatma Gandhi continues to be relevant across the world. His life and philosophy have hugely impacted every aspect of human existence. Even the film industry has not been untouched by his campaign for non-violence, truth, equality of religions and self-reliance.
- Amid rising corona cases, border tensions, China plans to fly home citizens from India(19:28)
New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) In an urgent notice, the Chinese Embassy in New Delhi has informed its citizens residing in India that special flights would be available to fly them back home. The Chinese plans to evacuate its citizens catches attention amid growing border tensions between India and China besides rising cases of Covid-19 in parts of western and northern India.
- From corporate to Sufi, a journey within(19:07)
By Sukant Deepak
New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) She smiles that unlike any Bollywood blockbuster, no big break happened for her. Just a journey of small steps where she has savoured the rhythm of every phase -- discovering along the way what she enjoyed singing, the poetry that stirred her and the musicians she has come to admire.
- 'Migrant workers' movement factor in sharp spike of Covid-19 cases'(18:29)
New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) With nearly 7,000 Covid-19 cases in the past 24 hours, and having registered an average over 5,000 cases in the past one week, India now ranks 10th in the global infection list, overtaking Iran, an early hotspot of coronavirus. Experts reckon the movement of migrant workers was a man-made crisis, which deterred India from reaping benefits of the lockdown, and was also one of the biggest factors behind the extraordinary surge in new cases.
- Sagar Ratna files police complaint against rumour-monger(17:03)
New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) Restaurant chain Sagar Ratna has filed a complaint with the Delhi Police against a man who allegedly spread a rumour that around 40 delivery boys of the food chain have tested positive for Covid-19.
- 5-year-old boy flies back home alone after 2 months (Ld)(16:39)
Bengaluru, May 25 (IANS) A 5-year-old boy flew back to the city alone on Monday after being stuck in Delhi for two months with his grandparents. The boy had gone to Delhi around three months ago, but was stuck there for the past two months as domestic flight services were suspended due to the Covid-19 induced lockdown.
- NCLAT dismisses NCLT order to make MCA party to every IBC case(16:18)
New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) The National Company Law Appellate Tribunal (NCLAT) has set aside an order of the Principal Bench of NCLT that the Ministry of Corporate Affairs (MCA) will have to be made a party to every case under the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (IBC).
- Rajasthan villagers dig reservoir for stray wild(16:06)
By Archana Sharma
Jaipur, May 25 (IANS) With summer in its zenith in India amid the corona induced lockdown that has seen a number of wild animals making their ways to cities and villages unaccustomed to the sudden absence of humans on roads, a group of villagers in Rajasthan took it as a lesson and have prepared to avoid any man-animal face-off in these trying times.
- Eid-ul-Fitr is more than just 'savaiyan'(14:57)
By Puja Gupta
New Delhi, May 25 (IANSlife) Eid-ul-Fitr is also known as the festival of breaking the month-long fast at the end of Ramadan. So it is obvious that the prime focus on this day is on food. While 'sevaiyan' (vermicelli) has become synonymous to the festival, which is also the first day of the Islamic month of Shawwal, the Eid snack platter varies in different regions.
- COVID-19 hits Zee Media, building sealed(14:47)
New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) Zee Media, which has been reeling under the COVID-19 crisis since May 15, has been sealed after six fresh cases were reported on Sunday.
- A muted Eid in Lucknow for Covid times(14:39)
Lucknow, May 25 (IANS) Eid is being celebrated in Lucknow on a mute mood. The City of Nawabs, as it is known, has been known for its lavish Eid celebrations and the vast range of Mughlai dishes that are turned out on the festival.
- Celebrities in Lockdown 4.0(14:15)
By Aditi Roy
New Delhi, May 25 (IANSlife) While we reach the fag end of Lockdown 4.0, in the past few days, celebrities have once again started posting a slice of life in quarantine on social media.
- Young changemakers championing menstrual hygiene(13:58)
By Puja Gupta
New Delhi, May 25 (IANSlife) More than 15 young change makers from across the country who have been working on mainstreaming issues around menstrual health and hygiene participated in online workshops held by Youth Ki Awaaz as the World gears up for Menstrual Hygiene Day on May 28. It was aimed to create powerful social media campaigns and scale the impact of their social justice projects online.
- Eid during COVID-19, a unique digital affair(13:57)
By Puja Gupta
New Delhi, May 25 (IANSlife) While the entire nation is 'home-sheltering' and social distancing is the norm, it's but obvious that Eid celebrations during the pandemic will be very different from what it used to be.