Author: Administrator_India

Delhi

Pink Line Set To Become Delhi Metro’s Longest Corridor From Friday

By Administrator_ India Capital Sands Delhi Metro’s Pink Line is all set to become the rail network’s longest operational corridor from Friday onward. This will help commuters save time and money as the Trilokpuri gap on the line has been plugged. The Majlis Park-Shiv Vihar corridor or the Pink Line covers 38 stations. However, a […]

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Business

IndiGo to launch IATA Travel Pass for international travel

By Administrator_ India Capital Sands IndiGo has partnered with International Air Transport Association to launch a pilot project for IATA Travel Pass, which will enable passengers to create a ‘digital passport’ to verify their pre-travel test or vaccination status to meet the SOPs of the destination. The IATA Travel Pass will be a mobile app […]

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Business

PNB Q1 net profit rises over three-fold to Rs. 1,023 crore on higher recovery

By Administrator_ India Capital Sands State-owned Punjab National Bank on Monday reported over three-fold jump in its standalone net profit to Rs 1,023.46 crore for the first quarter ended June 30, mainly due to falling in operating expenses and good recovery. The bank had posted a net profit of Rs 308.45 crore in the same quarter […]

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Sports

Badminton star P V Sindhu scripts history on Super Sunday

By Administrator_ India Capital Sands Reigning world champion P V Sindhu on Sunday became India’s first woman to win two Olympic medals, comfortably securing a bronze in the badminton women’s singles third-place play-off. The men’s hockey team delivered a historic win soon afterward, advancing to the Olympics for the first time in 49 years and capping off a Super Sunday […]

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BharatPe to raise $350 million for $2 billion valuation, on path for ‘unicorn’ status
Business

BharatPe to raise $350 million for $2 billion valuation, on path for ‘unicorn’ status

By Administrator_India Capital Sands Tiger Global Management is looking to lead a $350 million round investment in BharatPe for a valuation of over $2 billion, which would make the fintech startup India’s latest unicorn. Tiger Global itself will invest $100 million with participation from exiting investors such as Amplo, Beenext, Insight Partners, Sequoia Capital and […]

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World

Sydney Lockdown Extended By 4 Weeks As Australia COVID-19 Cases Spike

By Administrator_ India Capital Sands By Administrator_ India Capital Sands The Australian city of Sydney extended a lockdown by four weeks on Wednesday after an already protracted stay-at-home order failed to douse a COVID-19 outbreak, with the authorities warning of tougher policing to stamp out non-compliance. Far from a planned exit from lockdown in three […]

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Sports

It’s 2021, but the sexualizations of women in sports continue; Olympic Games

By Administrator_ India Capital Sands Seriously, if you’re a woman in a competitive sport, there’s really no winning. It’s a classic ‘damned if you do, and damned if you don’t’ scenario. On the one hand, is Norway’s beach handball team was fined for wearing less revealing clothes at the Euro 2021 tournament. On the other is […]

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Sports

Tokyo Olympics: Mary Kom, Sindhu cross first hurdle, into round 2

By Administrator_ India Capital Sands It was a mixed day for the Indian contingent at the Tokyo Summer Olympics on Sunday. Iconic boxer MC Mary Kom, 38, beat her 23-year-old opponent from over Dominican Republic, Miguelina Hernandez Garcia, to power her way into the pre-quarterfinals after a superb tactical victory in the 51kg category. Sindhu shines PV […]

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Sports

Tokyo Olympics: India’s prospects and past wins

By Administrator_ India Capital Sands All eyes and hearts are set for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics to be held in Japan from July 23 to August 8, delayed by a year due to the deadly COVID-19 pandemic. India will be participating in 18 sports disciplines and related events at the games. A total of 127 […]

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International

EU rejects UK demand for a new post-Brexit deal on Northern Ireland

By Administrator_ India Capital Sands Britain demanded on Wednesday a new deal to oversee problematic post-Brexit trade involving Northern Ireland, warning it already had the right to unilaterally ignore parts of an agreement struck with the bloc just last year. The European Commission immediately poured cold water on the plea, saying Prime Minister Boris Johnson and Brexit minister […]

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