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May 11, 2022

Tributes pour in for santoor legend Pandit Shivkumar Sharma

Renowned santoor player and celebrated musician Pandit Shivkumar Sharma, who took the folk instrument to the global stage, breathed his last in Mumbai today. He was the recipient of the Padma Shri in 1991 and the Padma Vibhushan in 2001. “My…

IndiGo: DGCA to send probe team to Ranchi and Hyderabad

THE DIRECTORATE General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) will depute a three-member fact-finding team to probe Saturday’s incident at the Ranchi airport, where IndiGo staff allegedly denied boarding to a specially abled child, a senior official of the…

HDFC Bank, BoM, Karur Vysya hike lending rates

HDFC Bank said it has raised its marginal cost of funds-based lending rate (MCLR) by 25 basis points (bps) across tenors, with effect from May 7. The overnight MCLR at HDFC Bank now stands at 7.15 per cent, the one-month rate is at 7.2 per cent,…

IPL 2022: Titans first among equals

Gujarat Titans’ 144/4 wasn’t a match-winning total. Far from it. But the pitch wasn’t ideal for stroke-play and grafting was the order of the day. Once in a while, such low-scoring games are enjoyable amid an overdose of batting bludgeoning in T20…