Keki Daruwalla on poetry, growing up in pre-Partition India and the perils of intolerance
Reading the works of former Indian Police Service officer and poet Keki Daruwalla is a delightful experience in itself, but watching him enunciate and recite each line with feeling is something else altogether.
Reliance Communications' RCom lead by Anil Ambani missed the deadline of an interest payment, for the first time.Reliance Communications’ (RCom) bonds slumped to a record low after the company missed the deadline, unable to pay the interest, according to Bloomberg, The price of the $300 million of 6.5% securities, RCom owed the interest payment, nosedived to 1.7 cents, a record low of 39.4 cents.
The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) refused to comply with the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) stating players' privacy. BCCI a private body not funded by the government feels no binding, despite consistent pressure from WADA over the year. The Sports Ministry has ordered the National Anti-Doping Agency (NADA) to make sure Indian cricketers are subjected to dope-testing, initially In-Competition and then Out-of-Competition testing.
India jumped by 30 points to 100 on the World Bank ranking when the stock markets showed upward trends, Nifty zoomed past 10,400 for the first time and Sensex hit a record of 33,451 as per the release.Eight core sectors showed a six-month high of 5.2 percent in September and definite leads from the global market which brought smiles on the investors.
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