Tag Archive: rise


Tuesday witnesses a nationwide strike from the Left and several non-BJP opposition parties against the price rise Central government.
The Bandh has affected lives of common people in several states in country where on one hand Kolkata air services were disrupted as the Kingfisher and Jet Airways abandoned their flights and on the other [...] Continue reading Bandh across country today to raise voice against Price rise

Economic optimism spurs US stocks

Strong earnings reports Tuesday on Wall Street bolstered confidence in the rebounding US economy and fuelled a rise in major stock indices.
“The tide of rising earnings and improving economy is just more important than some of the late distractions,” David Kelly, chief market strategist for JP Morgan Funds, told the Bloomberg financial news agency.
The blue-chip [...] Continue reading Economic optimism spurs US stocks

Fire in Bangalore high rise, no casualties

A fire broke out Monday afternoon on the terrace of a five-storey Gold Towers in the heart of Bangalore, destroying a temporary shed, a police official said.
“The fire occurred between 1.45-2 p.m. in the shed on the roof of Gold Towers. No casualties have been reported so far. The fire has been brought under control,” [...] Continue reading Fire in Bangalore high rise, no casualties

Left parties to court arrest against price rise

Communist Party of India-Marxist general secretary Prakash Karat, Communist Party of India’s A.B. Bardhan and Forward Bloc leader Debabrata Biswas Thursday led a nationwide movement to court arrest against the government’s failure to check rising prices.
While the Left leaders gathered at the Parliament Street for the ‘jail bharo’ (fill prisons) movement, their colleagues began the [...] Continue reading Left parties to court arrest against price rise

On Thursday State-owned steel major SAIL announced a hike in prices of its commodities by up to Rs 2,500 a tonne due to huge rise in input cost.
While SAIL Open Golf Tournament in New Delhi Steel Authority of India Ltd Chairman S K Roongta said, “We have increased prices of our products in the [...] Continue reading Rise in Input Cost Raises Steel Prices Immensely by Rs 2,500 per tonne