JD(U) expels Prashant Kishor and Pavan Varma
Wednesday, January 29, 2020, 4:57 PM
JD(U) on Wednesday expelled its vice president Prashant Kishor and general secretary, Pavan Varma, from the party, saying their conduct in the recent past has made it clear that they don't want to abide by the party's discipline. Both leaders have been critical of the party president and Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar over his support to the CAA and the NPR.
India among top 30 countries at 'high risk' from coronavirus spread
Wednesday, January 29, 2020, 4:27 PM
India is among the top 30-countries at "high-risk" from the spread of the deadly coronavirus, according to a study based on the number of air travellers predicted to arrive in the countries from the worst affected cities in China. According to the study by the university's WorldPop team, Bangkok in Thailand is currently the city most at risk from a global-spread of the virus.
NCLT extends Videocon's insolvency resolution process
Wednesday, January 29, 2020, 4:22 PM
Videocon Industries received a nod from NCLT to extend the corporate insolvency resolution process for another 90 days. The CIRP was to come to a halt on 4th of February 2020. Videocon Group had sought expression of interests (EoIs) for its 13 group companies undergoing resolution in the Indian bankruptcy court in October and it was to come to an end by January 2020.