Top pick: Axis Securities bullish on this multibagger stock

Praj Industries witnesses strong growth in its key segment Bio Energy in domestic business, the overall gap between demand and supply of ethanol, increased interest in grain-based distilleries and propulsion for decarburization bodes well for Praj together with developments in other key verticals such as CPS, ZLD gains traction, marked brokerage Axis Securities. “Praj is … Read more

Twitter shares take off as Elon Musk buys 9% stake worth almost $3bn

Shares of social media giant Twitter have risen a quarter after it was revealed that Tesla billionaire Elon Musk had bought a 9.2 percent stake. A registration application showed that the tycoon had intercepted 73,486,938 Twitter shares. The bet is worth $ 2.89 billion (£ 2.2 billion), based on Twitter’s closing price on Friday. Musk … Read more

Extinction Rebellion in fourth day of protests at Esso oil facility in London

Protests by climate change activists have entered a fourth day with the blockade of an oil facility in west London. The Extinction Rebellion said about 30 protesters returned to Esso West’s oil facility near Heathrow Airport at 4am on Monday. The action group warned that it was “here to stay” and “will continue to block … Read more

Police warned against ‘sinister’ use of facial recognition to find potential witnesses and not just suspects

Police have been warned to use live face recognition technology to identify potential witnesses and not just suspects. Fraser Sampson, commissioner for biometrics and surveillance cameras, has described the idea as a “somewhat unfortunate development”. It “treats everyone as extra material on a police film rather than as individual citizens who are free to travel, … Read more

truth social: Two key tech execs quit Truth Social after troubled app launch – Times of India

The two tech entrepreneurs in the South had the two qualities that Donald Trump’s Truth Social startup needed: tech-industry expertise and a politically conservative worldview in line with the previous president, a rare combination in the liberal-oriented industry centered in San Francisco. “Josh Adams and Billy Boozer – the company’s executives for technology and product … Read more

Lakshmi Menon-Yogi Babu team up for Malai

Actors Lakshmi Menon and Yogi Babu join forces for a new film. The film is directed by debut filmmaker IP Murugesh, a former assistant to directors Susienthiran and Seenu Ramasamy. Malai. Speaking about the film, Murugesh says: “It’s a film about a young doctor who is used to the city’s lifestyle but has to visit … Read more

RBI Monetary Policy Meet This Week: Key Challenges Before MPC amid High Inflation

At its forthcoming policy meeting this week, the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) will need to tread an extra thin line between driving growth and keeping inflation under control. Commodity prices in the domestic market have risen manifold due to disruptions in the global supply chain in the midst of the conflict between Russia and Ukraine, … Read more

Anushka Sharma says ‘they are within you’ as Mallika Dua remembers her late parents’ love story

Actress Anushka Sharma shared a video with comedian Mallika Dua on her Instagram Stories. The video shows Mallika telling the love story of her deceased parents, Vinod Dua and Dr Padmavati Dua. Anushka shared the video and called it “beautiful”. Vinod and Padmavati both died last year due to Covid-19. (Also read: Veteran journalist Vinod … Read more

Sensex up by 1,335 points to close at 60,611, Nifty ends session at 18,053

Equity index Sensex rose above 1,300 points on Monday to regain the 60,000 level, reinforced by intense purchases in banking and financial stocks following the announcement of a merger between HDFC and HDFC Bank. Strong global signals and falling crude oil prices also strengthened domestic stock markets, according to traders. The shares in HDFC and … Read more

iPhone Subscription Service Could Rake in Even More Money for Apple: Report

It is rumored that Apple is working on a hardware subscription service that would allow users to pay a monthly subscription fee to access the latest iPhone model each year. According to a new report, the company could raise even more money, compared to when users buy a new upgrade for their existing iPhone model. … Read more