Author: Caroline Biscotti

Tata Power teams up with PeTA to instil kindness in schoolchildren

Tata Power teams up with PeTA to instil kindness in schoolchildren

CHENNAI: has teamed up with People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals () India to instil kindness, empathy, and respect for others in students. The initiative will help teachers in 250 schools across India access materials from the group’s humane education programme, Compassionate Citizen. “We have been using this programme since 2000. The material is designed for kids aged eight […]

Teachers‘ day: Top 8 quotes by Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan — the man behind Teacher’s day!

Teachers‘ day: Top 8 quotes by Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan — the man behind Teacher’s day!

NEW DELHI: Teachers’ day is celebrated every ear on the birth anniversary of first vice present of India and second President of India, . The philosopher and a guru contributed greatly for the education system in India. Radhakrishnan had worked as vice-chancellor of University of Delhi (DU) and . He had worked as a lecturer in many universities across India […]

Rupee may decline further against dollar, says SBI report

Rupee may decline further against dollar, says SBI report

NEW DELHI: The may fall further against the US dollar, prompting the Reserve Bank to adopt “orthodox” monetary policy like hike in interest rate to check depreciation of the domestic currency, an said Tuesday. The rupee Tuesday slumped 16 paise against the American unit to trade at a life-time low of 71.37 on strong demand for the dollar. In its […]

‘100 airports worth coming up in 10-15 years‘

‘100 airports worth coming up in 10-15 years‘

NEW DELHI: India plans to construct 100 airports at an estimated cost of $60 billion (about Rs 4.2 lakh crore) in the next 10 to 15 years, Civil Aviation Minister said Tuesday. The country‘s is one of the fastest-growing in the world and has recorded 50 months of double-digit traffic growth. As many as 100 new airports would be built […]

Infosys stock goes ex-bonus, hits all-time high

Infosys stock goes ex-bonus, hits all-time high

NEW DELHI: The IT major stock Infosys hit a new all-time high of Rs 748.35 on the BSE in Tuesday‘s intra-day trade as the scrip went ex-bonus in the ratio 1:1. The IT firm in its first quarter result had approved issuance of one free share for every share held (1:1 bonus issue) in July, this year. The issue of […]