Four dead as protests grow in Chile

A man died of carbon monoxide poisoning after a supermarket was torched in Chile’s capital on Friday, and another succumbed to injuries sustained in clashes with police, bringing the death toll in a new wave of unrest to four. Protests that flared up in October — initially over a rise in metro […]

Railway Budget 2020: Kisan Rail, Tejas-type trains among Nirmala Sitharaman’s focus

Union finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Saturday announced several big-ticket projects for Indian Railways, including several passenger and Tejas-type trains, solar power plants along railway tracks, among others with a focus on private participation. In her Budget 2020 speech, Nirmala Sitharamam said the Indian Railways will set up a “Kisan […]