Deepika, Ranbir style icons for millions of Indians: Manish Malhotra

Ace fashion designer Manish Malhotra, who has roped in Bollywood actors Deepika Padukone and Ranbir Kapoor to walk for his show that will celebrate the seventh edition of his label in association with the Mijwan Welfare Society, says that both the actors are the style icons in their own way. “I am thrilled to have… Continue reading Deepika, Ranbir style icons for millions of Indians: Manish Malhotra

Karnataka Assembly Election 2018 dates, results and opinion polls

Karnataka Assembly Elections 2018 is one of the most keenly awaited electoral battles of 2018. Here the two national parties the Indian National Congress (INC) and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) will go head to head against each other and against the regional heavy weight Janta Dal Secular JD(S). Currently the Congress party holds a… Continue reading Karnataka Assembly Election 2018 dates, results and opinion polls

Mumbai railway: 2 arrested, 11 cops injured; job aspirants protest; updates

A few hundred railway job-seekers caught Central Railway (CR) by surprise, resulting in a virtual paralysis of Mumbai’s lifeline, the suburban train service, for over three hours here on Tuesday morning. The agitation also turned violent as some protesters pelted stones, leading to a police baton charge to disperse them. The morning peak hour suburban… Continue reading Mumbai railway: 2 arrested, 11 cops injured; job aspirants protest; updates

Mumbai rail roko now off, students asked to apply in hiring drive: Updates

Mumbai railway traffic resumed between Dadar and Matunga after scores of agitating students blocked rail traffic, including suburban services between the two stations earlier in the day, causing difficulties to hundreds of thousands of Mumbai local commuters. The agitation by students, seeking permanent jobs in Indian Railways, was called off at 10.35 am but not… Continue reading Mumbai rail roko now off, students asked to apply in hiring drive: Updates

After Kamala Mills horror, another fire in Mumbai building kills 4

Four persons, including a senior citizen, were killed in a fire that erupted in a residential building in Marol, Andheri East in the wee hours of Thursday. According to BMC Disaster Control, the blaze was reported at around 2 am in the Maimuna Building in the sprawling Bohra Colony, here. At least nine persons trapped… Continue reading After Kamala Mills horror, another fire in Mumbai building kills 4

Maharashtra bandh: Loss of over Rs 7 bn as protests put brakes on business

Business houses in Maharashtra are counting their losses after a day-long bandh brought the state to a grinding halt on Wednesday. While revenue loss from the shutdown is pegged at over Rs 7 billion, the larger worry is that the incident will adversely impact travel and trade in the state. Buses and trains were halted… Continue reading Maharashtra bandh: Loss of over Rs 7 bn as protests put brakes on business

Virat, Anushka married in Italy! How star brands light up the catwalk

Business Standard is republishing this 11/12/2017 article in light of Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli and Bollywood star Anushka Sharma tying the knot on Monday in a private ceremony, reportedly at a countryside resort named Borgo Finocchieto in Italy. They used to be the names big fashion brands turned to when it was time to… Continue reading Virat, Anushka married in Italy! How star brands light up the catwalk