Buzz in Bihar: A Rs 500-cr bottling unit, Rs 105-cr ethanol plant, ‘more coming’

IT is early days, this is a state known for too many false starts and yet the buzz this time is unmistakable. A little over 1.6 km from Zero Mile in Begusarai, there’s the hum of new life as workers load cases of soft drinks, packaged water and fruit juice on trucks lining a 53-acre … Read more

Hundreds Of Ukrainian Troops Surrender In Mariupol Steel Plant: Russia

Ukraine war: Moscow claimed control of strategic port city Mariupol last month after a weeks-long siege. Kyiv: Russia said Tuesday that 265 Ukrainian soldiers had surrendered after staging a last stand at the besieged Azovstal steelworks in Mariupol, prompting Kyiv to call for a prisoner exchange. Moscow claimed control of the strategic port city last … Read more

Siege of Azovstal steel plant ends with Mariupol fighters in Putin’s hands; Both Ukraine and Russia claim wins

Hundreds of Ukrainian fighters, including wounded men carried out on stretchers, left the vast steel plant in Mariupol where they mounted a dogged last stand and turned themselves over to Russian hands, signaling the beginning of the end of a siege that became a symbol of Ukraine’s resistance to Moscow’s invasion. Russia on Tuesday called … Read more

20 Civilians Evacuated From Besieged Plant In Ukraine’s Mariupol: Report

Ukraine War: Thousands have been killed and over 13 million have been forced to flee their homes. Mariupol: At least 20 civilians, including several children, were able to leave a badly battered steel plant in the Ukrainian port city of Mariupol on Saturday in what could be the start of a long-awaited, larger evacuation of … Read more