SoftBank in talks to back regional news aggregator Dailyhunt: Report

SoftBank in talks to back regional news aggregator Dailyhunt: Report

Japanese conglomerate SoftBank is in talks with regional language news aggregator Dailyhunt to raise over $150 million, sources told Mint. If this deal follows through, this would make it SoftBank’s first investment in the content space. Dailyhunt has been in the market looking for investors for a few months now.  The report noted that the content platform aimed to raise $100 million, following which Goldman Sachs’ venture capital arm was going to invest $60 million in the…

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Stocks in the news: ITC, HDFC, Eicher Motors, Indiabulls Housing, Relaxo Footwears, SRF

Stocks in the news: ITC, HDFC, Eicher Motors, Indiabulls Housing, Relaxo Footwears, SRF

Results Today: ITC, HDFC, Andhra Bank, Automotive Axles, Balkrishna Paper Mills, Borosil Glass Works, Capacite Infraprojects, Godrej Industries, Vodafone Idea, Karnataka Bank, Just Dial, Metropolis Healthcare, MRPL, MT Educare, Muthoot Finance, OBC, Shemaroo Entertainment, SRF, Subex, Trident, United Bank of India Allahabad Bank Q4: Net loss at Rs 3,834 crore versus loss of Rs 3,510 crore, NII up 41.6% at Rs 1,258 crore versus Rs 888.3 crore, YoY. GSK Consumer Q4: Net profit up 34.9% at Rs 29 crore,…

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Stocks in the news: Titan, Vedanta, RCF, DHFL, Neogen, Mahindra Logistics, Vakrangee

Stocks in the news: Titan, Vedanta, RCF, DHFL, Neogen, Mahindra Logistics, Vakrangee

Here are stocks that are in the news today: Results on May 8: Titan Company, Alembic Pharmaceuticals, Chennai Petroleum Corporation, CreditAccess Grameen, Dishman Carbogen Amcis, Dhanlaxmi Bank, Shriram Transport Finance, Tata Communications, Satin Creditcare Network, Alstone Textiles (India), Artemis Global Life Sciences, Artson Engineering, Axiscades Engineering, Dutron Polymers, EID Parry (India), Emami Paper Mills, Gillette India, Indraprastha Medical Corp, International Combustion (India), JK Paper, JMC Projects, JSW Holdings, KEC International, Kokuyo Camlin, Kopran, KSB, Landmarc Leisure…

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IPL 2019 RCB vs RR match 49 preview: Watch live, team news, betting odds and possible XI

IPL 2019 RCB vs RR match 49 preview: Watch live, team news, betting odds and possible XI

Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) will look to give their forgettable 2019 IPL campaign some semblance by dashing Rajasthan Royals’ (RR) faint hopes of reaching the playoffs at M Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru on April 30. Rajasthan, with 10 points from 12 games, can mathematically make it to the playoffs, provided they do not lose any of their remaining two matches. They would simultaneously require table-toppers Chennai Super Kings, Mumbai Indians and Delhi Capitals to defeat…

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Stocks in the news: Tata Steel, Axis Bank, Biocon, HCL Tech, CES, Yes Bank, Apcotex Industries

Stocks in the news: Tata Steel, Axis Bank, Biocon, HCL Tech, CES, Yes Bank, Apcotex Industries

Results on April 26: Hero MotoCorp, Yes Bank, HDFC Asset Management Company, HDFC Life Insurance Company, Adarsh Plant Protect, Atul, Carborundum Universal, Classic Electricals, Deltron, DIC India, Foseco India, Hindustan Appliances, Indian Energy Exchange, Lloyds Steels Industries, Piramal Enterprises, Shikhar Leasing & Trading, Sujana Universal Industries, Supreme Petrochem Axis Bank Q4: Profit at Rs 1,505.1 crore against loss of Rs 2,188.7 crore, net interest income rises 20.6 percent to Rs 5,705.6 crore versus Rs 4,730.5 crore YoY….

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News in Pics: Your daily dose of pictures from around the world

News in Pics: Your daily dose of pictures from around the world

1/9 A Buddhist nun walks in line with novice nuns to receive food from people during the Songkran Festival at the Sathira-Dhammasathan Buddhist meditation centre in Bangkok, Thailand. (Image: Reuters) 2/9 President Ram Nath Kovind (right), Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu (left), Prime Minister Narendra Modi (center) and other dignitaries arrive to pay tribute to Babasaheb BR Ambedkar on the occasion of his 128th birth anniversary, at Parliament House in New Delhi. (Image: PTI) 3/9…

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Apple pivots to services with video, news offerings

Apple pivots to services with video, news offerings

Apple on March 25 unveiled a star-packed original video service along with a subscription plan for magazines and newspapers as part of a new strategic move for the iPhone maker. The US tech giant, aiming to emphasize digital content and services to make up for a slump in smartphone sales, also announced Apple Arcade, a game subscription service for mobile and other devices. Director Steven Spielberg, TV host Oprah Winfrey and Hollywood stars Jennifer Aniston,…

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When a news photographer becomes the news in India

When a news photographer becomes the news in India

P. Ravikumar, a freelance photographer on assignment, performs CPR on a child who collapsed in a makeshift pool of coloured water while taking part in Holi celebrations in Chennai. (Photo: Reuters) It all happened in a flash. Barely 10 minutes after reaching a public gathering that was held in a large tent to celebrate the Indian festival of Holi, I was performing CPR on a boy who had suddenly collapsed in a makeshift pool of…

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