Daily Archive: Monday, May 1, 2017

1 May 2017

Rafael Nadal Clinches His 10th Barcelona Open Title

Rafael Nadal romped to his 10th Barcelona Open title on Sunday as he swept aside Austria’s Dominic Thiem 6-4, 6-1 for a 51st clay-court crown. The Spaniard has made the perfect start to the clay-court season and
1 May 2017

Mercedes’ Valtteri Bottas registers maiden Formula One win in Russia

In a thrilling finish to Russian Grand Prix, Valtteri Bottas claimed his maiden Formula One victory on Sunday when he resisted intense pressure from championship leader Sebastian Vettel to triumph for Mercedes in the last couple of
1 May 2017

Google introduces ‘Solve for India’ campaign: Aims to empower developers from Tier 2 cities

Google has announced the new “Solve for India” initiative, especially for tier-2 cities such as Pune, Jaipur, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Kochi, Indore, Nagpur, Nashik, Madurai, Kanpur, and Chennai. This program will aim to support entrepreneurs and developers of
1 May 2017

Hero MotoCorp conferred with ‘Indian MNC of the Year’ award by AIMA

Pawan Munjal, Chairman, Managing Director and CEO, Hero MotoCorp Ltd., was on Friday felicitated by the All India Management Association (AIMA) for the rapid global expansion of Brand Hero. Hero MotoCorp, the India’s largest two-wheeler manufacturer, was adjudged
1 May 2017

Syrian refugee and Olympic swimmer Yusra Mardini becomes UNHCR ambassador

The UN said that it had enlisted Yusra Mardini, the teenage Olympic swimmer who withstood a Mediterranean crossing in a leaky dinghy fleeing war-torn Syria, to help raise awareness about the plight of refugees. The United Nations
1 May 2017

Assam gets its first Shatabdi Express with Minister of State for Railways Rajen Gohain flagging off

Assam on Sunday got its first Shatabdi Express with Minister of State for Railways Rajen Gohain flagging off the train from Dibrugarh. The new Shatabdi Express train (No. 12085/12086) will run between Dibrugarh and Guwahati.”There was a
1 May 2017

Kerala’s Aymanam Becomes Country’s First Digitised Panchayat ward

Kerala’s Aymanam on Saturday became India’s first digitalised panchayat ward. Union minister of state for social justice and empowerment Krishan Pal Gurjar inaugurated the website of the first digitalised panchayat ward number 15 of Aymanam gram panchayat
1 May 2017

India to overtake Germany as fourth largest economy by 2022: IMF

India is all set to replace Germany as world’s fourth largest economy and would remove Britain from the top five list by 2022, a research study published by International Monetary Fund revealed. However, the country that has
1 May 2017

E-taxi trial run to begin in Nagpur from 24 May 2017

The first electric taxi trial in the country is going to be launched in Nagpur from 24 May, Union Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari said today. Gadkari, who was here to inspect the Eastern Peripheral Express, told that
1 May 2017

RBI asks ARCs to have a minimum net corpus of Rs100 crore by 2019

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has asked all the existing asset reconstruction companies (ARCs) to have a minimum net owned fund (NOF) of Rs100 crore by March 2019. This decision has been taken by RBI in
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