August 02, 2017 07:34 PM IST
China said it has conveyed its firm stand to India that it must take "concrete actions" by immediately pulling back troops from Doklam in the Sikkim section with "no strings attached" to resolve the current standoff.
- August 02, 2017 07:33 PM IST
The plan required a chip level encryption of the smartphones with a UIDAI key and the phones would be connected to the Aadhaar server to authenticate a person’s identity using fingerprint or iris scans
- August 02, 2017 07:07 PM IST
In January this year, a woman software engineer working with Infosys was killed allegedly by a security guard on the company's premises in Pune, sending shock waves in the industry.
- August 02, 2017 07:04 PM IST
In a press-conference, Deputy Governor Viral Acharya spoke of a three-step action plan to address the NPA issue
- August 02, 2017 07:02 PM IST
After a 10-month pause, the Reserve Bank cut repo rate by 0.25 percent citing reduction in inflation risk, a move that will lower interest on home, auto and corporate loans.
- August 02, 2017 06:50 PM IST
BASF India Ltd said it has inaugurated a pharma technical lab at its innovation campus in Navi Mumbai.
- August 02, 2017 06:35 PM IST
The services were suspended yesterday in the wake of protests following the killing of two Lashkar-e-Taiba militants.
- August 02, 2017 06:26 PM IST
The Reserve Bank, in its third bi-monthly monetary policy of the fiscal, reduced the repo rate after a 10-month gap.
- August 02, 2017 06:21 PM IST
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Wednesday cut its key lending rate —the repo rate — by 25 basis points (0.25 percentage points) to 6 percent
- August 02, 2017 06:20 PM IST
Once the system is in place, passengers will be able to watch an array of popular films, serials and sitcoms on their laptops, mobile phones and other devices.
- August 02, 2017 06:20 PM IST
As per the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP), FDI equity inflows in telecom sector between financial years 2014-15 and 2016-17 and April-May 2017 totalled USD 9,790.40 million, Minister of State for Electronics and IT P P Chaudhary said in a written reply to the Lok Sabha.
- August 02, 2017 06:12 PM IST
India's largest state by population Uttar Pradesh, along with Punjab, Maharashtra, and Karnataka are among the states that have announced loan waivers for farmers. The Centre, however, has clarified that states would have to find their own resources to fund farm loan waivers.
- August 02, 2017 06:11 PM IST
While the rainfall across the country, as on August 1, was one percent above the long period average, 84 percent areas received more than normal rainfall
- August 02, 2017 06:09 PM IST
In the January-June 2016, PE/VC investments stood at USD 8 billion.
- August 02, 2017 05:41 PM IST
Ropeway, along with electric vehicles, Hyperloop and SkyTran, is one of the many modes of transport systems the government is working on to solve urban transportation and environmental issues, according to another official.
- August 02, 2017 05:11 PM IST
The defection of several Congress MLAs to the BJP means Patel's victory in Gujarat is far from guaranteed.
- August 02, 2017 04:50 PM IST
The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) cleared the long-pending revised draft development plan (RDDP) 2034 on Tuesday to boost the development in the city.
- August 02, 2017 04:21 PM IST
The difference now stands at 2 percent, after the RBI cut the repo rate by 25 basis points to 6 percent, above the central bank's inflation target of 4 percent.
- August 02, 2017 04:16 PM IST
The U.S.-India Strategic Partnership Forum (USISPF) seeks to reset and broaden the relationship between the world's two largest democracies, and to supplant an existing body under the umbrella of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.
- August 02, 2017 03:56 PM IST
The rate cut is the RBI's first easing move since one of the same size in October and the first by a central bank in Asia since December - a show of confidence in a country that has experienced a surge in foreign investments into debt and shares this year.
- August 02, 2017 03:17 PM IST
While improving external demand conditions will support economy, significant global political risks remain, the RBI Monetary Policy Committee said.
- August 02, 2017 03:07 PM IST
Minister of State for Home Hansraj Gangaram Ahir said since illegally held cash forms a major chunk of terror funding, after the Centre's note-ban decision on November last, most of the cash held by terrorists turned worthless.
- August 02, 2017 03:06 PM IST
An audience member identified the saris and immediately notified the shop owner leading to his arrest
- August 02, 2017 03:03 PM IST
The Income Tax Department conducted searches at multiple properties related to senior minister D K Shivakumar, who was overseeing the stay of 44 Congress MLAs from Gujarat at a resort near here, in connection with a tax evasion case.
- August 02, 2017 02:57 PM IST
The six-member panel, constituted in September 2016, has three persons appointed by the central government while the rest, including the Governor, are from the RBI.