Madhya Pradesh man returns home 13 days after family performed his last rites

Madhya Pradesh man returns home 13 days after family performed his last rites

A man from Sheopur in Madhya Pradesh, returned home alive during the thirteenth-day rituals after his family had performed his last rites. Recently, a photo of an accident in Surwal near Sawai Madhopur in Rajasthan, was circulated on social media, requesting help for the injured. A family from Lahchoda village identified the injured man as … Read more

Uttarakhand Waqf Board to conduct last rites for unidentified bodies of all religions

Uttarakhand Waqf Board to conduct last rites for unidentified bodies of all religions

In the first of the proposals for the year 2024, the Uttarakhand Waqf Board has decided to conduct the last rites for all the unidentified and unclaimed bodies, of all religions, which will be found in Uttarakhand. The Waqf board will also bear the cost of the cremation and burial of the deceased persons whose … Read more

Rail, shipping stocks plunge up to 6% as Israel-Hamas war weighs on economic corridor

Rail, shipping stocks plunge up to 6% as Israel-Hamas war weighs on economic corridor

Major railway stocks like the Indian Railway Finance Corporation (IRFC), Rail Vikas Nigam Limited (RVNL), Ircon International, RITES, and RailTel Corporation of India fell up to 6%. Meanwhile, shipping stocks like Shipping Corporation of India (SCI), Garden Reach Shipbuilders, Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders, and Cochin Shipyard declined by up to 5% in the intraday trade. Palestinian … Read more

State-owned Wapcos not to proceed with IPO, withdraws papers filed with Sebi

State-owned Wapcos not to proceed with IPO, withdraws papers filed with Sebi

State-owned Wapcos Ltd went back on its plans to launch an IPO and the issue was withdrawn on September 21, according to a processing status update with Sebi. The reason for the withdrawal is not known yet. The public sector firm had filed its draft red herring prospectus with Sebi in September last year. The … Read more

Nifty Bank headed towards new peak, may even touch 47,000: Rupak De

Nifty Bank headed towards new peak, may even touch 47,000: Rupak De

With the momentum in the market remaining bullish, Nifty Bank is now approaching its all-time high and can even zoom past the 47,000-level, says Rupak De of LKP Securities. “The strong presence of Put writers at 46,000 has helped the index to stay in positive territory. The trend is anticipated to stay bullish as long … Read more

Budget 2023: Infra and related stocks turn attractive to investors

Budget 2023: Infra and related stocks turn attractive to investors

Most analysts and experts are predicting the government would go heavy on infrastructure in the upcoming Budget to drive the overall growth of the economy. “We believe the government might prefer to increase spending on infrastructure which could have a multiplier effect on the economy,” Umang Papneja, CEO, Julius Baer India, told ET Markets. Money … Read more

3 top stock recommendations from Swati Ananda Hotkar

3 top stock recommendations from Swati Ananda Hotkar

“I believe we will again retest 18,000 support and if it breaks down to that level, then 18,800, 18,700 levels will get open on the Nifty,” says Swati Ananda Hotkar, Nirmal Bang Securities.What is your perspective as far as markets go? What is your perspective as far as Bank Nifty goes?The view is a little … Read more

Hiraben Modi cremated in Gandhinagar, PM performs last rites

Hiraben Modi cremated in Gandhinagar, PM performs last rites

Prime Minister Narendra Modi carries mortal remains of his mother Hiraben Modi during her funeral procession, in Gandhinagar, on December 30. | Photo Credit: PTI Hiraben Modi, mother of Prime Minister Narendra Modi was cremated in Gandhinagar on Friday. PM Modi reached Gujarat early this morning and performed the last rites. She was 100. Her … Read more

Gujarat: Communal tension eases at Kutch village after cops nab murder accused; heavy security in place

Gujarat: Communal tension eases at Kutch village after cops nab murder accused; heavy security in place

Police have nabbed a man wanted in connection with a murder that led to a communal clash in Madhapur village in Gujarat‘s Kutch district even as heavy police deployment remained in the area to avoid any untoward incident, officials said on Saturday. A group of members from a community attacked and vandalised shops and a … Read more