28 killed in Brussels as terror strikes Europe again

Brussels, March 22 : Terror struck Europe on Tuesday as two deadly blasts – blamed on a suicide bomber – ripped through the Zaventem airport here killing at least 13 people. A third explosion followed at a Metro station in the heart of the Belgian capital, claiming 15 more victims. Scores were also injured in […]

Start-up funding being explored for oil, gas sector: Pradhan

New Delhi, March 22 : State-run oil and gas companies are planning to create a venture capital fund to encourage start-ups to develop new business models and infuse innovation into India’s hydrocarbons sector, Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said on Tuesday. “PSUs (public sector undertakings), in consultations with the petroleum ministry, are planning the creation of […]

Two staff members injured in Brussels attack: Jet Airways

New Delhi, March 22 : Jet Airways has said that two of its staff members were injured in the twin bomb blasts that rocked Brussels Zaventem airport on Tuesday morning. According to the airline, the injured staff members have received medical care. “As per initial information, Jet Airways guests in Brussels have been re-located to […]

Jaitley launches crop insurance schemes

Mumbai, March 22 : Terming agriculture as “absolutely critical to the country’s economy”, union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Tuesday launched the “Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana” and “Unified Package Insurance Scheme” here. He said the revamped insurance schemes now launched have the potential to reduce distress in the farm sector and would be rolled […]

23 killed as terror strikes Brussels

Brussels, March 22 : At least 23 people were killed as two deadly explosions rocked the Zaventem airport and another the main metro station here on Tuesday, four days after the arrest of the Paris terror attack suspect in the Belgian capital. In what looked like a coordinated terror strike, a suicide bomber was apparently […]