Madras HC dismisses case against Rajinikanth over Periyar remark
Friday, January 24, 2020, 1:13 PM
The Madras High Court on Friday dismissed the case filed against actor Rajinikanth on his comment against Periyar. Dismissing the case against the superstar, the high court asked the petitioners why wasn't the plea taken to a magistrate court first. A row had erupted over Rajinikanth's comment about a rally led by reformist leader EV Ramasamy "Periyar" decades ago.
Induslnd Bank launches wealth management platform
Friday, January 24, 2020, 1:10 PM
Private sector lender IndusInd Bank on Friday said it has launched its wealth management platform Pioneer Banking, which caters to high net-worth customers. "Induslnd Bank announced the launch of 'PIONEER' Banking, its wealth management platform," the private sector lender said. Based on the research-based capabilities of the bank, the new service merges wealth management solutions with an array of personal and commercial banking products.
Coronavirus: Two under watch in Mumbai; special ward set up
Friday, January 24, 2020, 12:57 PM
Two persons who returned from China were kept under medical observation for possible exposure to the novel coronavirus which has infected a large number of people in the neighbouring country, a BMC health officer said on Friday. In the wake of the coronavirus outbreak in China, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has created an isolation ward at its Kasturba hospital in Chinchpokali.