Tokyo Olympics: US mixed relay team reinstated after appeal
The US Olympic mixed relay team has been reinstated after originally being disqualified and will compete in Saturday's final. The team had been DQ'd for what officials said was an illegal pass between Lynna Irby and Elija Godwin.
First Solar of US plans $684 million module plant in TN
US-based First Solar on Friday said it will invest invest $684 million, or roughly Rs 4,965 crore, in India to build a solar PV (photovoltaic) module manufacturing plant with more than 3 GW (gigawatts) capacity in Tamil Nadu.
Jhunjhunwala's new airline may give Boeing chance to regain lost ground
Billionaire Rakesh Jhunjhunwala's plan to launch an ultra low-cost airline could give planemaker Boeing a chance to regain lost ground in India after the fall of one of its biggest customers, Jet Airways, two years ago, industry executives say.
Morini's 'unconditional apology' to NRAI for Manu's pistol comments
Swiss gun manufacturer Morini has tendered an "unconditional apology" to National Rifle Association of India for questioning the Indian shooting team's approach after Manu Bhaker suffered a weapon malfunction during her 10m air pistol women's qualifications at the Olympics.
BHVS Nararyana Murthy appointed DG of DRDO's missiles and strategic systems
Distinguished scientist and director of RCI BHVS Narayana Murthy has been appointed director general, missiles and strategic system, DRDO, Hyderabad. Murthy succeeds MSR Prasad who retires on superannuation on July 31.
BHVS Nararyana Murthy appointed DG, missiles and strategic systems
Distinguished scientist and director of RCI BHVS Narayana Murthy has been appointed as director general, missiles and strategic system, DRDO, Hyderabad. Murthy succeeds MSR Prasad who retires on superannuation on July 31.
Dickwella, Mendis, Gunathailaka banned for one year: SLC
Sri Lanka Cricket on Friday banned senior players Kusal Mendis, Niroshan Dickwella and Danushka Gunathilaka for one year and also imposed a fine of 10 million Sri Lankan rupees on them for breaching COVID-19 protocols on the tour of UK last month. The trio was caught on camera on the streets of Durham during the limited overs series, which was a bio-bubble breach.
After Assam's travel advisory, Mizoram assures unhindered, safe travel for all non-Mizos
Mizoram chief minister Zoramthanga on Friday once again reiterated from his twitter handle that ‘NorthEast India Will Always Be One” and shared an official order assuring that there will be ‘no restrictions’ and ‘no harm’ to non-Mizos travelling through the border district.
Venture capital firms turn to India with China’s tech crackdown
Venture capital investors have a new favorite developing market. The value of venture deals in India surged to $7.9 billion in July, while China investments plummeted to $4.8 billion, according to data compiled by research firm Preqin.