ITC Touches New 52-Week Highs On Improved Outlook

<!– –> At 12:45, ITC shares were trading at Rs 236, higher by 2.1 per cent, on the BSE ITC shares surged to fresh 52-week highs on the BSE on Monday due to an improvement in the company’s outlook. The shares of the cigarette and fast moving consumer goods major touched an intra-day and yearly high of Rs 239.40, up 4 per cent, on the BSE in early morning trading, a level last seen on February 9. At 12:45, ITC shares were trading at Rs 236, higher by 2.1 per…

Indian Hotels Shares Surge On Heavy Volumes

<!– –> Indian Hotels shares rose as much as 13.51% to hit an intraday high of Rs 169.20. Shares of the operator of popular Taj Group of hotels – Indian Hotels – rose as much as 13.51 per cent to hit an intraday high of Rs 169.20 on the back of surge in trading volumes. As many as 13.24 lakh shares changed hands on the BSE compared with an average of 4.79 lakh shares traded daily in the past two weeks. On the National Stock Exchange, as many as 3.02…

5 Dead, 6 Injured In Russian Campus Shooting, Attacker Arrested

<!– –> Four injured in attack at Russian university, spokeswoman said. (Representational) Moscow: A student opened fire on a university in Russia’s city of Perm on Monday killing five people before he was detained, investigators said. Russia’s Investigative Committee said six people were also injured in the attack and that the suspect had been wounded while being detained. (This story has not been edited by NDTV staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

“I’m Aam Aadmi”: New Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Channi’s Dig At AAP

<!– –> Chandigarh: Charanjit Singh Channi, Punjab’s new Chief Minister, broke down today as he thanked his Congress party leadership for choosing “an aam aadmi (common man)” for the top post. Addressing the media shortly after his oath, he announced the first of the party’s poll promises — a water bill waiver for the poor. “I am the aam aadmi, sitting here while other parties keep talking about aam aadmi. This is the aam aadmi Sarkar. It has to take many decisions for Punjab,” Mr Channi said, flanked by Punjab…

Virtual Hearing Of Plea On Journalist Tarun Tejpal’s Acquittal Next Month

<!– –> Goa government has challenged journalist Tarun Tejpal’s acquittal in a 2013 rape case. Panaji: The Goa Bench of the Bombay High Court on Monday said it will hear virtually on October 27 the Goa government’s appeal against journalist Tarun Tejpal’s acquittal in a 2013 rape case. A bench of Justices MS Sonak and MS Jawalkar adjourned the matter till October 27 after Goa’s Advocate General Devidas Pangam and a lawyer representing Tarun Tejpal asked for a next date of hearing. Justice Sonak said the court will set up…

“Focus On Studies”: Supreme Court To Student On School Reopen Plea

<!– –> The Supreme Court reminded that fears of a third wave linger New Delhi: Focus on studies, not filing petitions, the Supreme Court today advised a Class XII student who petitioned the top court seeking resumption of physical classes in schools arguing that the coronavirus pandemic has “substantially subsided”. “Tell the child to focus on studies and not on filing petitions…I am not saying it’s a publicity gimmick but the kind of relief that has been sought, is misplaced,” said the two-judge bench, of DY Chandrachud and BV Nagarathnam,…

“Abused As A Child”: Ankita Konwar Recalls Trauma In Now Viral Post

<!– –> Ankita Konwar shared this photo. (Image courtesy: ankita_earthy ) Highlights Ankita shared a video of herself with a long note “Cheated by people I trusted most,” read her caption “Being called names for the way I look,” she added New Delhi: Milind Soman’s wife Ankita Konwar, 30, recalled the personal and social traumas she has gone through from her childhood till now in an Instagram post that has now gone viral on social media. Ankita, 26, opened up about being “abused as a child,” living alone in “foreign…

Drugs Worth Over Rs 150 Cr Seized From Maharashtra In 1 Year: Officials

<!– –> Over 100 kg of Codine drugs, 30 kg charas, 12 kg heroin, among others were seized. (Representational) Mumbai: The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) has seized various banned drugs worth over Rs 150 crore in the last one year from Mumbai, adjoining Navi Mumbai, Thane and other areas in Maharashtra, a senior NCB official said. “From September last year till now, we have registered 114 cases under the NDPS (Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances) Act and arrested more than 300 people, including 34 foreigners and a few Bollywood celebrities,”…

‘Javed Akhtar Threatened Me, Don’t Trust Judge’: Kangana Ranaut’s Counter

<!– –> Kangana Ranaut and Javed Akhtar came face-to-face at a Mumbai court today Mumbai: Actor Kangana Ranaut on Monday filed a counter-complaint against lyricist Javed Akhtar in a Mumbai court, alleging extortion and invasion of privacy. She also accused Mr Akhtar of threatening her and said that she did not trust the judge at the Metropolitan Magistrate’s court in Andheri. Ms Ranaut’s counter-complaint was in response to a defamation suit by Mr Akhtar, who has alleged she dragged his name into a TV discussion last year on the death of actor…

PM Message To Charanjit Channi, Punjab’s First Dalit Sikh Chief Minister

<!– –> Charanjit Singh Channi is Punjab’s first Dalit Sikh Chief Minister. New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi congratulated Charanjit Singh Channi shortly after he took oath as Punjab Chief Minister along with two deputies today. “Congratulations to Shri Charanjit Singh Channi Ji on being sworn-in as Punjab’s Chief Minister. Will continue to work with the Punjab government for the betterment of the people of Punjab,” PM Modi tweeted. Congratulations to Shri Charanjit Singh Channi Ji on being sworn-in as Punjab’s Chief Minister. Will continue to work with the Punjab…