City student tops JEE main paper 2 in State

The National Testing Academy released the results of the Joint Entrance Examination (Main) Examination of Paper-2 for Bachelors in Architecture or Planning on Wednesday. Udith Kumar V., a student of Narayana E-Techno school in the city, was named the topper in the State. For the first time, the examination was conducted in two shifts. The […]


KAWS gives fan custom-made piece of art — on scrap paper

Hot artist KAWS took a page out of the Jean-Michel Basquiat playbook and drew a custom-made picture on scrap paper for a fan who couldn’t afford his art. We hear that 23-year-old Roni Willett approached KAWS (real name Brian Donnelly) at a Whitney Museum gala and congratulated him on his recent $14.7 million sale at […]


CCB invoke KCOCA against kingpin of question paper leak

Accused can’t secure bail for at least one year Shivakumaraiah, the kingpin of the paper leak racket, and three of his associates have been booked under the Karnataka Control of Organised Crime Act. The Central Crime Branch police, while investigating the Civil Police Constable written examination leak, discovered that he was running a crime syndicate. […]


Emami Paper to set up unit in Gujarat

Emami Paper Mills Ltd. (EPML) the paper and packaging board unit of the Emami Group, will invest Rs. 2,000 crore to set up a unit in Bharuch in Gujarat. To be located in Saykha Industrial Area, the project comprising EPML’s 2.25 lakh tonne per annum (TPA) multilayer coated packaging board manufacturing unit and 18 MW […]


ICRA lowers IFIN paper rating

ICRA has downgraded the short-term rating for the Rs. 4,000 crore commercial paper programme of IL&FS Financial Services (IFIN) to ICRA D from ICRA A4. ‘The rating has been removed from rating watch with developing implications,” ICRA said. “The rating revision takes into account the recent irregularities in debt servicing by the company driven by […]