India

Vedanta loses bauxite mining bid for Niyamgiri Hills

Vedanta loses bauxite mining bid for Niyamgiri HillsMinistry officials said, Environment Minister Veerappa Moily has decided not to allow the Vedanta Group to mine the Niyamgiri Hills for bauxite, the raw material that is required for its Rs 4,500-crore alumina plant at Lanjigarh. They added that the decision will be conveyed to the Supreme Court this month.

Excise duty on soft drinks will help keep diabetes, obesity away

Excise duty on soft drinks will help keep diabetes, obesity awayA study directed in significant metros, for example, Mumbai and Delhi show 65% to 70% of Indians are overweight or large.  Additionally, specialists accept that every third urban Indian suffers from diabetes.

Report says By June 2014 Mobile Internet Users in India Will be 185 Million

Report says By June 2014 Mobile Internet Users in India Will be 185 Million India has become the third largest country by the number of internet users and the second largest country by number of mobile subscribers.  The mobile users are now overcoming the conservative thoughts of mobile data security, resulting in higher dissemination of mobile internet.  According to a recent report from IAMAI, titled Mobile Internet In India 2013, the mobile internet users in Indi

Income Tax Dept. tells Delhi HC that Nokia's guarantee Serves no purpose

Income Tax Dept. tells Delhi HC that Nokia's guarantee Serves no purpose On Friday, The Income Tax department moved the Delhi High Court seeking "directions/clarifications" of the December 12 order by which the assets of mobile phone handset maker Nokia in India were de-freezed.

Roona to Return Home after Head Size Gets Reduced to 57cm

Roona-BegumBaby Roona Begum's enormous head size due to hydrocephalus, a rare congenital disorder, has attracted attention of many across the globe. The condition, which has made her head to swell to 94cm, has now been reduced by doctors to 57cm and she is all set to return to her home in Tripura.

Vodafone in discussion for a deal with Tata Teleservices

VodafoneTo create India's largest telco, Vodafone has entered in early talks with the Tata Group to buy its controlling stake in Tata Teleservices.

A person who is aware about the development said, "Discussions are at an early stage. It is difficult at this stage to say what the outcome of these talks will be."

Tiger Dies At Ranthambhore National Park

Tiger Dies At Ranthambhore National Park According to a latest forensic report, it has been revealed that a tiger at the Rajasthan's Ranthambhore National Park has recently been poisoned.

It has been revealed by sources that the roar of a majestic tiger has been silenced forever by giving it poison.

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