General Atlantic To Invest Around Rs 3,675 cr In Reliance Retail

Mumbai: Achievers News Bureau, Sep (30/20):– Reliance Industries Limited on Wednesday announced that global growth equity firm General Atlantic will invest Rs 3,675 crore into its subsidiary Reliance Retail Ventures Limited to pick up 0.84 per cent equity stake in the company. This investment values Reliance Retail at a pre-money equity value of Rs 4.285 lakh crore, a company statement said.

Odisha Records More Than 1.15 Lakh Cases In the month of September

Bhubaneswar: Achievers News Bureau, Sep (30/20):– Even though Odisha is witnessing a slight dip in the COVID-19 daily tally for the last three days, the state registered a record-high of over 1.15 lakh positive cases in the month of September. As per official data, in the last 30 days, the deadly virus infected as many as 1, 15, 573 persons in the state and claimed lives of 350 persons. In the last seven days, 120 patients succumbed to the disease.

Over 80% Covid-19 Cases In Bhubaneswar Are Local Contact Cases

Bhubaneswar: Achievers News Bureau, Sep (30/20):–  294 out of 369 new Covid-19 positive cases detected in Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) area in the last 24 hours till 9 AM today are Local Contact Cases. The worrying factor is the high ratio of Local Contact Cases which is an indication of local transmission. The remaining 75 cases are Quarantine Cases, the BMC has informed through a tweet.The civic body has further informed that 356 Covid-19 patients have recovered in BMC during the same period.

Govt Offices To Work With 50% of Staff during the month of Oct

Bhubaneswar: Achievers News Bureau, Sep (30/20):– The General Administration and Public Grievance Department today directed all State government offices except essential services and offices in Bhubaneswar and Cuttack to function with 50% strength of employees during the month of October. The State government offices were asked to take all precautionary measures to curtail speed of Covid-19.

NCB opposes bail pleas of Rhea

New Delhi : Achievers News Bureau, September 29/20:- Opposing bail pleas of actor Rhea Chakraborty, her brother Showik and three others in a drug case related to actor Sushant Singh Rajput’s death, the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) Tuesday told the Bombay High Court that the offences were non-bailable as the crime involved was “worse than murder or culpable homicide”. A single judge bench of Justice Sarang V Kotwal was conducting a day-long hearing on bail pleas on Tuesday and arguments on whether offences were bailable and if certain provisions of the Narcotic Drugs…

Poco X3 quick review

Kolkata : Achievers News Bureau, September 29/20:- A lot is expected from Poco, especially after the stupendous success of the Poco F1. The brand now operates independently in the country, though for manufacturing it still depends on Mi. In fact, all Poco phones still use MIUI software. The brand has been trying new product strategies since the separation from Xiaomi with the aim to make a place for itself in the crowded Indian smartphone space. Currently, Poco serves two kinds of consumers in India: one, who are looking for a good smartphone under…

Destroying Bollywood’s credibility

Achievers News Bureau, September 29/20:- Many Indians travelling overseas would have had my experience of the 1980s with a taxi driver in Dakar, Senegal, who offered to drive me around for free if I would part with a music cassette of Amitabh Bachchan’s latest movie. From Raj Kapoor in Moscow in the 1950s to Aamir Khan in Beijing more recently, Bollywood actors have been India’s cultural ambassadors. In Tokyo’s Diet Prime Minister Manmohan Singh received resounding applause when he informed his audience that he was aware of the popularity of “Odori Maharajah” (Dancing Maharajah), as Tamil actor Rajinikanth was…

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar to visit Japan

New Delhi : Achievers News Bureau, September 29/20:- External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar will visit Tokyo from October 6 to 7 during which he will hold talks with his Japanese counterpart Toshimitsu Motegi and attend a ministerial meeting of the Quadrilateral coalition. Announcing the visit, the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) said Jaishankar and Motegi are expected to discuss bilateral and regional issues of mutual interest. “During the visit, the External Affairs Minister will also participate in the second India-Australia-Japan-USA ministerial meeting on October 6 in which the Foreign ministers of…

Sensex jumps over 200 points in opening trade

New Delhi : Achievers News Bureau, September 29/20:- Markets opened in the positive zone on Tuesday led by gains in index-heavyweights amid positive cues from global markets. The 30-share index was trading 211.15 points or 0.56 per cent higher at 38,192.78, and the NSE Nifty jumped 62.90 points or 0.56 per cent to 11,290.45. TCS was the top gainer in the Sensex pack, rising around 3 per cent, followed by Asian Paints, Titan, UltraTech Cement, the HDFC duo, Tata Steel and Infosys. On the other hand, IndusInd Bank, ONGC, ICICI Bank…

Serious Men review

New Delhi : Achievers News Bureau, September 29/20:- Serious Men movie cast: Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Nassar, Indira Tiwari, Aakshath Das, Shweta Basu Prasad, Sanjay NarvekarSerious Men movie director: Sudhir MishraSerious Men movie rating: Three stars Based on Manu Joseph’s novel of the same name, Sudhir Mishra’s adaptation of Serious Men is a bitingly sharp, satirical look at Aspirational India. Ayyan Mani, a Tamil Dalit who lives in a Mumbai slum with his wife and son, represents a here-and-now Indian who wants a better life, and will do anything he can in order to achieve it,…