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  • CPSE ETF`s third tranche lists on exchanges

    CPSE ETF's third tranche lists on exchanges  

    The third tranche of CPSE Exchange Traded Fund, operated by Reliance Mutual Fund, got listed on the stock market today.

    28 Mar 2017, 4.22 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • `NITI preparing cabinet note for closure of 7 more sick CPSEs`

    'NITI preparing cabinet note for closure of 7 more sick CPSEs'  

    Government think-tank NITI Aayog is preparing a fresh cabinet note recommending closure of 7 more sick CPSEs as part of an excercise to tackle mounting losses incurred by these entities.

    28 Mar 2017, 4.22 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • Worst humanitarian crisis hits as Trump slashes foreign aid

    Worst humanitarian crisis hits as Trump slashes foreign aid  

    Nairobi, Mar 28 (AP) The world's largest humanitarian crisis in 70 years has been declared in three African countries on the brink of famine, just as President Donald Trump's proposed foreign aid cuts threaten to pull the United S...

    28 Mar 2017, 3.22 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • `46 GW  generation capacity lacks last mile connectivity`

    '46 GW generation capacity lacks last mile connectivity'  

    Around 46,000 MW power generation capacity is stranded as states have not built sufficient infrastructure to evacuate electricity from these plants, a senior official has said.

    28 Mar 2017, 3.18 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • AIADMK factions vow to get poll symbol back

    AIADMK factions vow to get poll symbol back  

    Both the factions of the AIADMK tonight expressed shock over the Election Commission freezing the party's election symbol of 'two leaves' and said they will make all efforts to retrieve it.

    23 Mar 2017, 8.04 am  |  Source: PTI

  • No Indian casualty in London attack: Sushma Swaraj

    No Indian casualty in London attack: Sushma Swaraj  

    There is no report of any Indian casualty so far in the terror attack near the UK Parliament, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said tonight.

    23 Mar 2017, 8.04 am  |  Source: PTI

  • Cong moves SC challenging Goa Guv decision to appoint Parrikar

    Cong moves SC challenging Goa Guv decision to appoint Parrikar  

    The Congress today moved the Supreme Court challenging Goa Governor Mridula Sinha's decision to appoint BJP leader Manohar Parrikar as the chief minister of the state.

    14 Mar 2017, 4.44 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • Scotland to seek independence referendum over Brexit  

    Sturgeon wants this referendum to be held between the second half of 2018 and first half of 2019 for Scotland to be able to have a say over its relationship with the European Union (EU) post-Brexit.

    14 Mar 2017, 7.58 am  |  Source: PTI

  • Demonetisation affected revenue collections of Telangana: Min  

    As per the Revised Estimates, the total expenditure in 2016-17 is estimated at Rs 1,12,191.07 crore, which is 86.02 per cent of the Budget Estimates, he said.

    14 Mar 2017, 7.58 am  |  Source: PTI

  • British MPs approve bill to begin Brexit

    British MPs approve bill to begin Brexit  

    The House of Commons rejected amendments by the House of Lords, calling on the government to protect the status of EU nationals within three months of the start of Brexit talks, by 335 votes to 287. They also dismissed calls for P...

    14 Mar 2017, 7.58 am  |  Source: PTI

  • Intel buying Israeli car tech firm Mobileye for $15 bn  

    Israeli media reported that the deal worth approximately USD 15.3 billion was the largest ever cross-border acquisition for an Israeli tech firm.

    14 Mar 2017, 7.50 am  |  Source: PTI

  • TRS govt proposes welfare-oriented, tax-free budget  

    The Telangana government todayrnpresented a welfare-oriented, tax-free budget, focusing onrnirrigation and reviving traditional occupations of thernbackward classes, for 2017-18 with a proposed expenditure ofrnnearly Rs 1.50 lakh ...

    13 Mar 2017, 6.17 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • Amazon launches Amazon Pantry in Chennai  

    : E-commerce major Amazon hasnlaunched its grocery and household facility 'Amazon Pantry' innChennai, taking the total number of cities that offer suchnservice to 29 across the country.

    13 Mar 2017, 6.06 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • China warns of trade war if US imposes tariffs on its goods  

    China has warned of a trade war withnthe US if the Trump administration decides to ignore WTOnrulings and unilaterally imposes tariffs on its goods.

    13 Mar 2017, 3.36 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • Indian companies least confident worldwide: Markit survey  

    Indian companies are least confident worldwide when it comes to business optimism as justn16 per cent of firms expect overall output to expand over thennext year, says a survey.

    13 Mar 2017, 3.36 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • After win, a 'humble' Modi talks of inclusivity, a new India

    After win, a 'humble' Modi talks of inclusivity, a new India  

    Fresh from BJP's landslide win inrnUP and Uttarakhand after a bitter and often divisive campaign,rnPrime Minister Narendra Modi today talked about inclusivityrnand pitched for building a 'new India' by 2022 that would ...

    13 Mar 2017, 11.30 am  |  Source: PTI

  • BJP used 7-phase polls in UP to polarise people: Chidambaram  

    Congress leader P Chidambaram todayrndenounced the seven-phase election schedule in Uttar Pradeshrnand alleged that the BJP and Prime Minister Narendra Modi usedrnit to "polarise" voters.

    13 Mar 2017, 11.10 am  |  Source: PTI

  • Despite bottom line pressure, FY17 to be the best for airlines  

    Airlines are likely to close thernoutgoing financial year with 22-23 per cent traffic growth,rnmaking it one of the best for the sector, even though thernpressure on their bottom line is increasing as oil prices arernon a northwar...

    13 Mar 2017, 11.10 am  |  Source: PTI

  • Two-wheeler sales to close FY17 with 7-8% growth: Report  

    The two-wheeler industry, whichrnhas been vrooming with high double-digit growth till October,rnis likely to shrug off the note ban shocks and close thernoutgoing financial year with a 7-8 per cent growth, accordingrnto a report.

    13 Mar 2017, 11.10 am  |  Source: PTI

  • BSE to phase out weekly and monthly price bands for stocks  

    To align the periodic price bandrnmechanism with the new graded surveillance measures (GSM)rnframework, the BSE has decided to do away with weekly andrnmonthly price limits for securities listed on its platform.

    13 Mar 2017, 11.10 am  |  Source: PTI

  • Non-life premia set to go up as regulator backs move  

    In view of the consistent lossesrnarising from large claim settlements and other negatives likernfalling interest rates that will crimp their investmentrnincome, non-life insurers are planning to increase the premiumrnrates by 10-...

    13 Mar 2017, 11.10 am  |  Source: PTI

  • Pak set to conduct its first census in 19 years  

    Pakistan is set to conduct itsrnfirst national census in 19 years which will begin onrnWednesday with the assistance of over 200,000 troops.

    13 Mar 2017, 11.10 am  |  Source: PTI

  • Digital to overtake traditional mediums by 2021-22: EY  

    Digital mediums are likely tornsurpass traditional ones by 2021-22, when smart phone andrnbroadband penetration increases in the country, according tornEY India.

    13 Mar 2017, 11.10 am  |  Source: PTI

  • Saudi king visits Japan, seeks help on diversifying economy

    Saudi king visits Japan, seeks help on diversifying economy  

    Tokyo, Mar 13 (AP) King Salman and hundreds of businessrnleaders from Saudi Arabia are in Japan for talks today mainlyrnexpected to focus on economic ties.

    13 Mar 2017, 11.10 am  |  Source: PTI

  • BJP 'stealing' elections in Goa, Manipur: Chidambaram

    BJP 'stealing' elections in Goa, Manipur: Chidambaram  

    Senior Congress leader PrnChidambaram today accused the BJP of "stealing" elections inrnGoa and Manipur, saying a party which comes second has "nornright" to form the government.

    13 Mar 2017, 11.10 am  |  Source: PTI

  • Idea Cellular to offer free incoming calls on domestic roaming  

    Telecom operator Idea Cellularntoday announced free incoming calls on domestic roaming andnunveiled international roaming value packs that, it claimed,nwould prevent "bill shocks" to those travelling abroad.

    12 Mar 2017, 7.52 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • Govt proposes subsidy for MSMEs deploying cloud computing  

    The government has proposednsubsidy up to Rs 1 lakh for micro and small enterprises tonencourage them to use cloud computing for information andncommunications technology applications.

    12 Mar 2017, 7.52 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • 'Biscuit industry yet to recover from note ban impact'  

    The biscuit industry in thencountry has taken a hit of up to Rs 700 crore and rural salesncontinue to suffer after the government scrapped old highnvalue notes.

    12 Mar 2017, 7.52 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • BSNL to install 28,000 mobile sites, start 4G in FY18  

    State-run BSNL will install aroundn28,000 new mobile base stations across the country to replacenall 2G sites with 3G and roll out 4G services at selectnlocations by end 2017-18.

    12 Mar 2017, 7.52 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • Solar capacity grows over 3 folds to 10K mw in three years  

    India's solar power generationncapacity has crossed 10,000 megawatt (MW), a more thannthree-time jump in less than three years as government pushesnfor renewable energy sources to meet galloping demand.

    12 Mar 2017, 7.52 pm  |  Source: PTI

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