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IBN 7 is all set to add another show to its already extensive programming line up. ‘Zindagi Live’, is a talk show with a difference. With a high human and emotional quotient it revolves around the real life stories of everyday people. ‘Zindagi Live’ is a platform for victims of circumstances who have bravely faced adversities to become survivors and is therefore also a testimony of their journey in doing so. The show host Richa Anirudh, joined by a panel of experts, will hold candid discussions with her guests to bring forth their personal struggles to sensitise and touch the viewers on various significant social issues. Beginning September 9, ‘Zindagi Live’ will air every Sunday at 10 am and 8 pm only on IBN 7.
A show unlike any other of its kind on Hindi news television, ‘Zindagi Live’ is not a debate session over the topic at hand, but an attempt to re tell the story from the perspective of those who have experienced it first hand and have chosen life over defeat! Each episode will focus on issues like divorce, alcoholism, obesity and AIDS among others that are increasingly prevalent in our society yet no one really wants to talk about them. The personal accounts will be accompanied by interesting facts; trivia and statistics to further enhance viewer knowledge on the subject.
‘Zindagi Live’ is a poignant testimony of those willing to openly talk about their experiences and share with the viewers their struggles and triumphs and become sources of inspiration for others like them.
Shares of mobile tower company Bharti Infratel today rose over 5 per cent after the company reported a 71 per cent jump in consolidated net profit for the quarter ended June 2016.
The stock ended higher by 5.1 per cent at Rs 380.90 on the BSE. On the NSE, it gained 4.93 per cent to Rs 381.30.
Total income from operations of the company increased 5.9 per cent to Rs 1,453.1 crore during the reported quarter compared with Rs 1,371.7 crore in the corresponding period of the last fiscal.
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Extending its previous session losses, shares of drug major Dr Reddy Laboratories today fell sharply by over 10 per cent, wiping out Rs 5,529 crore from its market valuation, after the company consolidated net profit declined by 80 per cent for the June quarter.
The scrip slumped 10.07 per cent to settle at Rs 2,988.40 on the BSE. During the day, it tanked 10.70 per cent to Rs 2,967.
On the NSE, shares of the company plunged 10.22 per cent to end at Rs 2,980.20.
The stock was the biggest loser among the bluechips on both Sensex and Nifty during the day.
The company market valuation dipped by Rs 5,529.15 crore to Rs 49,473.85 crore.
On the volume front, 3.93 lakh shares of the company were traded on the BSE and over 47 lakh shares changed hands on the NSE during the day.
The scrip had lost nearly 5 per cent in the previous session also.
Dr Reddy Laboratories had yesterday said its consolidated net profit declined by 80 per cent to Rs 126.3 crore for the June quarter due to price erosion and dip in US sales, besides stoppage of dispatches to Venezuela due to a currency crisis.
The company had reported a net profit of Rs 625.7 crore for the same quarter last fiscal, said Saumen Chakraborty, President, CFO and Global Head of HR and Abhijit Mukherjee, Chief Operating Officer, DRL.
According to them, the decline in net profit is 75 per cent to Rs 153.5 crore as per Indian accounting standards.
DRL consolidated net income from sales and services declined 14 per cent to Rs 3,234.5 crore for the quarter under review as against Rs 3,757.8 crore in the year ago period.
Shares of Zee Entertainment Enterprises Ltd (ZEEL) today went up by 4 per cent after the company reported a 21.76 per cent increase in consolidated net profit for the quarter ended June 30, 2016.
The stock jumped 4 per cent to Rs 493.65 its one high on the BSE.
On the NSE, it went up by 4 per cent to touch its 52 week high of Rs 494.
At the closing trade, the stock was up 2.81 per cent at Rs 487.90 on the BSE. On the NSE, the stock ended higher by 2.38 per cent at Rs 485.85.
ZEEL had yesterday reported a 21.76 per cent increase in consolidated net profit at Rs 216.96 crore for the quarter ended June 30, 2016.
The company had posted a consolidated net profit of Rs 178.18 crore in the same period of the previous fiscal.
Total income from operations stood at Rs 1,571.62 crore in the April June quarter of this fiscal, up 18.46 per cent, compared with Rs 1,326.68 crore during the same period of 2015 16, ZEEL said in a filing to the BSE