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70 per cent of 10000+ consumers polled want to stop buying Chinese smartphones in the wake of China's UNSC stand but have no other choice due to lack of alternatives
| March 20, 2019 12:11:44 PM IST
Noida (Uttar Pradesh) [India] March 20 (ANI/BusinessWire India): 70% of over 10,000+ Indian smartphone consumers polled by Digit Research Labs across multiple social media platforms have voted in favour of halting their purchases of Chinese smartphones, g ... read..


Kaspersky Lab uncovers Windows zero-day exploited by recently-discovered threat actor
| March 20, 2019 12:11:41 PM IST
Global cybersecurity major Kaspersky Lab said on Wednesday that its automated technologies have detected a new exploited vulnerability in Microsoft Windows, which is believed to have been used in targeted attacks by at least two threat actors, including t ... read..


Sensex up 95 points at 38,456, Nifty above 11,500 mark
| March 20, 2019 11:41:43 AM IST
Equity indices fluctuated wildly in the morning session on Wednesday with realty index gaining about 2 per cent. ... read..


India is key focus area, 3D printers next big thing
Houston | Wednesday, 2019 10:15:04 AM IST
India is a very attractive market with high brand recognition for a computer hardware producer like Hewlett Packard, said HP Inc's President for Asia Pacific and Japan, Tian Chong Ng. ... read..


Markets open on positive note on Wednesday
Mumbai | Wednesday, 2019 10:15:04 AM IST
The 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex) on Wednesday opened on a positive note during the morning session of the trade. ... read..


Secure Cam expands into India with Rs 200 crore project
| March 20, 2019 12:11:47 PM IST
Secure Cam IT Solutions, a United Arab Emirates-based security surveillance and IT solutions provider, is expanding into India as part of the launch of its global campaign.The $1.5 billion Secure Our City project offering free surveillance camera systems ... read..


Kotak Realty Fund partners with DivyaSree for commercial office opportunities
| March 20, 2019 6:41:42 PM IST
Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India] March 20 (ANI/BusinessWireIndia): Kotak Investment Advisors Limited ('KIAL') announced that it has launched a new fund which will partner with DivyaSree Developers ('DivyaSree'), a leading Bengaluru-based real estate develope ... read..


US stocks close mixed amid economic data
New York | Wednesday, 2019 7:15:04 AM IST
US stocks ended mixed as investors digested a slew of newly-released economic data. ... read..


Will restore northeast's special category status: Rahul
Imphal | Tuesday, 2019 10:15:04 PM IST
Congress President Rahul Gandhi has said that the special category status of northeastern states will be restored if his party comes to power after the Lok Sabha elections. ... read..


Government may turn to PSU banks to rescue Jet
New Delhi | Tuesday, 2019 10:15:04 PM IST
The government is likely to turn to public sector banks to rescue Jet Airways in an apparent bid to avert thousands of job losses weeks before the general election. ... read..


FIIs pumps in over Rs 23,000 cr in March, rupee gains 2%
Mumbai | Tuesday, 2019 10:15:04 PM IST
Foreign Institutional Investors (FIIs) have pumped in Rs 23,000 crore this month so far, aiding the rupee to gain over 2 per cent against the US dollar over upbeat investor sentiments. ... read..


CPSE ETF anchor subscription oversubscribed
New Delhi | Tuesday, 2019 9:45:04 PM IST
The fifth tranche of CPSE ETF managed by the Reliance Mutual Fund anchor book was oversubscribed by 5.78 times against anchor base issue size of 1,050 crore. ... read..


Mizoram CM presents Rs 3,588 crore vote on account
Aizawl | Tuesday, 2019 9:45:04 PM IST
Mizoram Chief Minister Zoramthanga tabled the Rs 3,588.85 crore vote on account for the first four months of 2019-20 in the Assembly, here on Tuesday. ... read..


Yaantra wins 'Fastest Growing Recommerce Company' Global Award
| March 19, 2019 9:41:39 PM IST
New Delhi [India], March 19 (ANI/NewsVoir): Yaantra, India's leading recommerce company in smartphones & wearables received 'The Fastest Growing Recommerce Company of the Year' award in the recently concluded 2nd edition of Global Leader's Summit 2019 ... read..


Mindtree takeover not hostile, but an act of love: L&T
Mumbai | Tuesday, 2019 9:15:04 PM IST
Refusing to accept Larsen & Toubro Ltd's takeover of IT services firm Mindtree as hostile, L&T Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer S.N. Subrahmanyan on Tuesday said it was an "act of love and with all the heart". ... read..


Will not fly if no clarity on Jet's future: Pilots (Lead)
New Delhi/Mumbai | Tuesday, 2019 8:45:04 PM IST
Jet Airways pilots' union on Tuesday decided to refrain from operating flights if they are not given complete clarity on the company's resolution plan and future by March 31. ... read..


Bajaj Finserv RBL Bank Supercard reaches the milestone of 1 million
| March 19, 2019 8:11:45 PM IST
Pune (Maharashtra) [India], March 19 (ANI/BusinessWireIndia): Bajaj Finance Ltd., one of the most diversified NBFCs in India & RBL Bank, one of India's fastest growing private sector banks, today jointly announced that the Bajaj Finserv RBL Bank Super ... read..


Hyundai, Kia invest around Rs 2,000 crore in Ola
Bengaluru | Tuesday, 2019 7:45:05 PM IST
In their single biggest investment ever, Hyundai Motor Co and its affiliate Kia Motors Corp on Tuesday announced an investment of Rs 2,068 crore ($300 million) in India's leading ride-hailing cab aggregator Ola. ... read..


Jet pilots to stop flying from April 1 if pending salaries not cleared
| March 19, 2019 7:41:42 PM IST
The pilots of beleaguered Jet Airways on Tuesday threatened to stop flying from April 1 if their pending salaries are not cleared by March-end. ... read..


Jet's lessors offer 50 grounded aircraft to SpiceJet
New Delhi/Mumbai | Tuesday, 2019 7:15:05 PM IST
Financially beleaguered Jet Airways faces another crisis as lessors are offering 50 of its Boeing aircraft to SpiceJet. ... read..


Sensex, Nifty advance for the 7th straight day
Mumbai | Tuesday, 2019 7:15:05 PM IST
The key indices continued their positive momentum, logging a seventh straight session of gains, riding specific large caps and upbeat sentiments over sustained foreign fund inflow. ... read..


Traders burn Chinese goods to protest move on Azhar
Kolkata | Tuesday, 2019 7:15:05 PM IST
Protesting against China for blocking India's bid to have Pakistan-based Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) Chief Masood Azhar designated as a global terrorist by the UN, traders on Tuesday set fire to Chinese goods at more than 1,500 places across the country. ... read..


Pine Labs buys Bengaluru-based Qwikcilver for $110mn
New Delhi | Tuesday, 2019 6:45:05 PM IST
Singapore-based merchant platform firm Pine Labs on Tuesday announced it has acquired Bengaluru-based gift card solutions provider Qwikcilver for $110 million. ... read..


Paris among most expensive cities, Chennai among cheapest
New York | Tuesday, 2019 6:45:04 PM IST
Paris, Singapore and Hong Kong are most expensive cities in the world while Delhi, Chennai and Bengaluru are among the cheapest places to live, according to the Economist Intelligence Unit's 2019 Worldwide Cost of Living Survey. ... read..


ED attaches J&K properties of seven Hizbul terrorists
New Delhi | Tuesday, 2019 6:45:04 PM IST
The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has attached 13 properties in Jammu and Kashmir belonging to seven Hizbul Mujahideen terrorists in the ongoing terror financing case against the outfit's chief Syed Salahuddin, the agency said on Tuesday. ... read..


Global digital solutions provider, Columbus, opens center of excellence in Pune
| March 19, 2019 6:42:06 PM IST
Pune (Maharashtra) [India], March 19 (ANI/NewsVoir): Columbus, the leading digital business services provider in the Nordic region, today announced the opening of its new Center of Excellence (CoE) in Pune. ... read..


GST Council approves transition plan of new tax structure for real estate sector
| March 19, 2019 6:42:03 PM IST
The Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council on Tuesday approved a transition plan for the implementation of a new tax structure for the real estate sector from April 1. ... read..


WWICS launches a series of customer awareness newsletters
| March 19, 2019 6:42:00 PM IST
Mohali (Punjab) [India], March 19 (ANI/NewsVoir): Professionals always have a fascination to go beyond horizons and work abroad. There is so much to learn from a new culture as it is enriching and brings a fresh perspective through different challenges. ... read..


Jet maintenance engineers voice safety concerns, DGCA holds emergency meeting
| March 19, 2019 6:41:57 PM IST
The Directorate General of Civil Aviation held an emergency meeting on Tuesday as Jet Airlines Maintenance Engineers Welfare Association (JAMEWA) voiced safety concerns and Minister for Civil Aviation Suresh Prabhu directed ministry officials to assess th ... read..


Jet has only 41 aircraft for flights: DGCA (Second Lead)
New Delhi | Tuesday, 2019 6:15:05 PM IST
Aviation regular DGCA on Tuesday said that Jet Airways only has 41 aircraft in its fleet for operations and that there may be further attrition in the fleet size and flights ahead. ... read..


Choose GST rate for incomplete projects, builders told
New Delhi | Tuesday, 2019 6:15:05 PM IST
In a big relief to builders, the GST Council on Tuesday approved transition rules on new tax rates for residential property and offered an option to builders with under-construction buildings to shift to the new rates without input tax credit (ITC) or con ... read..


Kerala firm bags contract to build Manipur airport
Thiruvananthapuram | Tuesday, 2019 6:15:05 PM IST
State-owned KITCO Ltd has bagged the project management consultancy (PMC) contract from Airports Authority of India (AAI) for setting up a new Rs 600 crore integrated terminal building at Imphal International Airport, an official said on Tuesday. ... read..


Daryaganj restaurant - by the inventors of butter chicken and dal makhani
| March 19, 2019 6:11:49 PM IST
Delhi [India], March 19 (ANI/ NewsVoir): Daryaganj Restaurant, a North Indian cuisine restaurant conceptualised with the principle of celebrating the culinary legacy of Late Kundan Lal Jaggi and the resilience and innovation of the Hindu Punjabi refugees, ... read..


Obama economic advisor Alan Krueger dead at 58
New York | Tuesday, 2019 5:45:05 PM IST
Alan Krueger, a top economic adviser to former US President Barack Obama and one of Americas most influential labour market experts, has died aged 58. ... read..


Vadra's custodial questioning may be needed: ED (Lead)
New Delhi | Tuesday, 2019 5:45:05 PM IST
The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Tuesday told a Delhi court that Robert Vadra, the brother-in-law of Congress President Rahul Gandhi, is not cooperating in the probe and the agency may require his custodial interrogation in a money laundering case. ... read..


Mindtree 'united' to oppose L&T's hostile takeover bid
Bengaluru | Tuesday, 2019 5:45:05 PM IST
Leading IT services firm Mindtree on Tuesday said the company's stakeholders, including investors and employees, were all "united" in opposing diversified conglomerate Larsen and Toubro Ltd's (L&T) bid to take it over. ... read..


Jet pilots to meet to decide future course of action
New Delhi/Mumbai | Tuesday, 2019 5:15:05 PM IST
Jet Airways pilots' union will meet in Mumbai and Delhi to chart out their future course of action regarding non-payment of salaries. ... read..


RCOM stocks jump 10% after it pays dues to Ericsson
Mumbai | Tuesday, 2019 5:15:05 PM IST
Shares of Anil Dhirubhai Ambani-led Reliance Communication (RCOM) settled 10 per cent higher on Tuesday after it paid the due amount of Rs 580 crore to Ericsson on Monday. ... read..


Companies betting on rural demand to grow: Report
Mumbai | Tuesday, 2019 5:15:05 PM IST
A brokerage report on consumers and their consumption patterns on Tuesday said that consumption in central Indian rural states and Odisha is growing fast and that it favours companies with reach in both urban as well as rural India. ... read..


Markets rally for 7th consecutive day, Sensex closes at 38,363
| March 19, 2019 5:11:46 PM IST
Equity benchmark indices rose for the seventh consecutive session on Tuesday boosted by gains in energy and financial stocks. ... read..


IBBI, SEBI sign MoU for better implementation of IBC
| March 19, 2019 5:11:39 PM IST
The Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India (IBBI) signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on Tuesday with the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) for effective implementation of the new bankruptcy law. ... read..


Limited pockets of value in Indian market: Report
New Delhi | Tuesday, 2019 4:45:04 PM IST
The Indian stock market currently has limited pockets of value, with only a few corporate banks and non-banking financial companies (NBFC) along with most public sector undertaking (PSU) stocks offering meaningful value, a report said on Tuesday. ... read..


India launches private sector alliance to reduce disaster losses and risks
| March 19, 2019 4:11:42 PM IST
Special Representative of the UN Secretary General for Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) Mami Mizutori has highlighted the importance of private sector in preventing and reducing the existing disaster related risks. ... read..


US to begin accepting new H1-B visa petitions
Washington | Tuesday, 2019 3:45:04 PM IST
The US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) would start accepting new H1-B visa petitions for the fiscal year 2020 starting April 1, the media reported. ... read..


DMK promises education loan waiver, jobs reservation
Chennai | Tuesday, 2019 3:15:05 PM IST
The Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) on Tuesday promised to waive education loan dues, abolish common entrance exams for medical college admissions and reservation of jobs in the private sector, among other promises, in its Lok Sabha poll manifesto. ... read..


Jet engineers say aircraft safe to fly (Lead)
New Delhi/Mumbai | Tuesday, 2019 2:45:04 PM IST
Jet Airways flight maintenance engineers have written to the aviation regulator DGCA stating that the company's aircraft are fit and safe to fly. ... read..


What's next in digital entertainment decided with School of Media, Pearl Academy
| March 19, 2019 2:41:41 PM IST
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], March 19 (ANI/NewsVoir): Changing facets of digital media & entertainment was the centre of conversations at the What's Next Media 2019, a confluence curated by Pearl Academy's School of Media at Waterstones Hotel recentl ... read..


Bajaj Finance Ltd offers 0.25 percent more on fixed deposit renewal
| March 19, 2019 2:41:40 PM IST
Pune (Maharashtra) [India], March 19 (ANI/BusinessWireIndia): Fixed deposits have been one of the most attractive and stable investing options as they are averse to market fluctuations and market volatility. ... read..


Hyundai and Kia to invest $300 million in Ola, focus on smart mobility solutions
| March 19, 2019 2:41:38 PM IST
Hyundai Motor Group and Kia Motors Corporation announced a strategic partnership on Tuesday to invest 300 million dollars (about Rs 2,000 crore) in ride-hailing platform Ola for providing smart mobility solutions. ... read..


Poll panel meets representatives of Internet firms
New Delhi | Tuesday, 2019 1:45:04 PM IST
The Election Commission on Tuesday met representatives of Internet companies, including Facebook and Twitter, to discuss issues related to the use of social media for campaigning in the upcoming Lok Sabha polls while the Model Code of Conduct (MCC) is in ... read..


Emergency meeting on Jet's aircraft grounding, future
New Delhi | Tuesday, 2019 1:45:04 PM IST
Union Civil Aviation Minister Suresh Prabhu on Tuesday directed senior officials to hold an emergency meeting on the grounding of flights by Jet Airways. ... read..


HCL enters into a shared service arrangement with Xerox
| March 19, 2019 1:41:41 PM IST
HCL Technologies has entered into a shared services arrangement with Xerox Corporation to provide certain global administrative and support functions. ... read..


CPSE ETF new tranche aims to raise Rs 3,500 cr
New Delhi | Tuesday, 2019 1:15:04 PM IST
Government's last ditch efforts to somehow get closer to the Rs 80,000 crore disinvestment target in the current fiscal will see the fresh CPSE Exchange Traded Fund (ETF) opening for subscription on Tuesday to raise at least Rs 3,500 crore. ... read..


Which way is political wind blowing in Bengal's tea gardens? (Dangal 2019)
Siliguri/Kolkata | Tuesday, 2019 1:15:04 PM IST
Brewing discontent, resentment over low wages and lack of land rights for tea garden workers, whose votes are decisive in four Lok Sabha constituencies in North Bengal, could emerge as hurdles to the Mamata Banerjee-led Trinamool Congress in the upcoming ... read..


GST Council to clear rules for lower housing rates
New Delhi | Tuesday, 2019 12:45:04 PM IST
The 34th GST Council meeting on Tuesday will consider implementation of lower Goods and Service Tax (GST) rates for real estate sector, sources said. ... read..


All planes, choppers booked for poll campaign
Mumbai | Tuesday, 2019 12:45:04 PM IST
With canvassing for the 2019 general elections in full swing, it's a "houseful" notice outside most companies hiring out small fixed wing aircraft and helicopters for campaign purposes, aviation industry players said. ... read..


A brief account of hostile takeovers in India
New Delhi | Tuesday, 2019 12:15:09 PM IST
With diversified conglomerate Larsen and Toubro (L&T) signing a deal with Cafe Coffee Day founder V.G. Siddhartha to buy 20.4 per cent stake in leading services firm Mindtree at Rs 981 per share for about Rs 3,300 crore, in a bid to acquire the firm. ... read..


Sensex up 68 points at 38,163 amid sharply volatile session
| March 19, 2019 11:41:40 AM IST
Equity benchmark indices opened on a high note for the seventh consecutive session on Tuesday but volatility was spread across all sectors. ... read..


$11 bn believed to be stashed abroad by Pakistanis
Islamabad | Tuesday, 2019 10:45:04 AM IST
The Imran Khan government believes that Pakistani nationals having more than 152,500 offshore bank accounts could have stashed away $11 billion abroad, the media reported on Tuesday. ... read..


Mindtree condemns, opposes L&T's takeover bid
Bengaluru | Tuesday, 2019 10:45:04 AM IST
Leading IT services firm Mindtree on Tuesday said it condemns and opposes the takeover bid by Larsen and Toubro Ltd (L&T). ... read..


US dollar falls ahead of Federal Reserve's meeting
New York | Tuesday, 2019 7:45:05 AM IST
The US dollar fell against most major currencies ahead of a two-day US Federal Reserve meeting. ... read..


India, Maldives vow to combat terror, support each other
Male | Monday, 2019 11:45:04 PM IST
India and the Maldives have reiterated support for each other in a number of areas of mutual interests including combating terrorism, while Maldives vowed to remain "sensitive" towards Indias strategic interests in the Indian Ocean Region (IOR). ... read..


Anil thanks Mukesh, Nita as RCOM's dues to Ericsson cleared
Mumbai | Monday, 2019 11:45:04 PM IST
Anil D. Ambani, Chairman of Reliance Communications, has thanked Reliance Industries Chairman, Mukesh Ambani and Nita Ambani for their support regarding payment of dues to Ericsson as all the RCOM's outstanding to the Swedish company stand cleared. ... read..


UK court issues warrant against Nirav Modi (2nd lead)
London/New Delhi | Monday, 2019 11:15:04 PM IST
A UK court has issued an arrest warrant against fugitive Indian diamantaire Nirav Modi, wanted in the Rs 13,500 crore PNB fraud case, confirmed the Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Monday. ... read..


L&T buys Siddhartha's 20.4% stake in Mindtree (Lead)
New Delhi | Monday, 2019 11:15:04 PM IST
Diversified conglomerate Larsen & Toubro (L&T) on Monday took its first step to acquire Mindtree by buying V.G. Siddhartha's 20.4 per cent stake in the the mid-tier IT services company for approximately Rs 3,300 crore. ... read..


RCom, RJio terminate pacts for sale of assets
Mumbai | Monday, 2019 10:45:04 PM IST
Reliance Communications (RCom) and Reliance Jio Infocomm (RJio) on Monday announced termination of asset sale agreements with mutual consent. ... read..


Jet passengers stranded at Abu Dhabi as airtline cancels flights
New Delhi | Monday, 2019 10:45:04 PM IST
Passengers have been stranded at Abu Dhabi airport, finding it tough to return over the sudden cancellation of flights by Jet Airways. ... read..


Rahul vows to end angel tax on startup investments
Bengaluru | Monday, 2019 10:15:04 PM IST
Congress President Rahul Gandhi said on Monday if his party is voted to power in the Lok Sabha elections, it will do away with the angel tax levied on investments in startups, terming it a "counter" to the philosophy of startups. ... read..


UK court issues arrest warrant against Nirav Modi (Lead)
London/New Delhi | Monday, 2019 10:15:04 PM IST
A court in London has issued an arrest warrant against fugitive Indian diamantaire Nirav Modi, accused in the Rs 12,700 crore bank, confirmed the Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Monday. ... read..


Muthoot Capital inks Rs 236 cr securitisation deal
Mumbai | Monday, 2019 10:15:04 PM IST
Muthoot Capital Services Ltd (MCSL), the non-banking finance company (NBFC), here on Monday announced conclusion of a Rs 236 crore two-wheeler securitisation deal with HDFC Mutual Fund (HDFC-MF). ... read..


Pakistan airspace closure hits international flights
New Delhi | Monday, 2019 10:15:04 PM IST
The closure of Pakistan's airspace, since the Indian Air Force (IAF) strikes in Balakot on February 26, has affected international flights to and from India over the last 20 days, with Air India being a major victim. ... read..


L&T may soon finalise hostile bid for Mindtree
New Delhi | Monday, 2019 9:45:05 PM IST
Diversified conglomerate Larsen & Toubro (L&T) may checkmate Mindtree founders by proceeding ahead with its hostile bid to acquire the mid-tier IT Services company as early as Monday evening or early next day. ... read..


Indian Army accepts AGIF exposure to toxic IL&FS bonds (IANS EXCLUSIVE)
New Delhi | Monday, 2019 9:45:05 PM IST
The Indian Army which was in denial over ex-servicemen or welfare fund having any exposure to the toxic IL&FS bonds, as reiterated by IANS, has finally accepted that India's only independent news wire was right in its analysis. ... read..


IT sleuths at Mumbai airports to check cash smuggling (Lead correcting para 2)
Mumbai | Monday, 2019 9:15:04 PM IST
In a new move, the Income Tax Department has deployed the Air Intelligence Unit (AIU) at Mumbai airports to detect any cash 'smuggling' during the ongoing election season, a top official said here on Monday. ... read..


IT sleuths at Mumbai airports to check cash smuggling
Mumbai | Monday, 2019 8:45:05 PM IST
In a new move, the Income Tax Department has deployed the Air Intelligence Unit (AIU) at Mumbai airports to detect any cash 'smuggling' during the ongoing election season, a top official said here on Monday. ... read..


High-end fashion trumps jewellery spending in 2018
New Delhi | Monday, 2019 8:45:05 PM IST
Affluent Indians' spending on high-end fashion and electronics has grown, and even surpassed jewellery spends, finds a report. ... read..


Concerns over data credibility baseless: CAs
New Delhi | Monday, 2019 8:45:05 PM IST
Chartered accountants (CAs) across the country on Monday termed the concerns of economists and statisticians over India's data integrity and transparency baseless and debunked the allegation that the government was fudging official data. ... read..


Pakistan bourses yet to recoup from Pulwama tension
Mumbai | Monday, 2019 8:45:04 PM IST
In the past two months, while the benchmark Indian indices have gained over 1,500 points and are inching close to fresh highs, Pakistan's Karachi stock exchange, smaller in size, has shed over 1,000 points. ... read..


Telecom Secy meets TRAI Chairman over industry issues
New Delhi | Monday, 2019 8:15:04 PM IST
Telecom Secretary Aruna Sundararajan on Monday met TRAI Chairman R.S. Sharma and is believed to have discussed the industry's health issues which have caused concern among operators as the government gears up for the spectrum auction. ... read..


Mumbai Metro launches 2-in-1 travel smart card
Mumbai | Monday, 2019 7:45:04 PM IST
The Reliance Infrastructure Ltd.'s Mumbai Metro One on Monday launched a 2-in-1 travel card in collaboration with TMW Fintech Pvt. Ltd. and the Federal Bank, an official said here. ... read..


New MNP price regime in April: Trai chairman
New Delhi | Monday, 2019 7:45:04 PM IST
The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) will come out with a new price regime for mobile number portability (MNP) in April, TRAI Chairman R.S. Sharma said on Monday. ... read..


NCLAT blow to Ruias, Essar Steel to go to ArcelorMittal
New Delhi | Monday, 2019 7:45:04 PM IST
In a big blow to the promoters of debt-ridden Essar Steel, the National Company Law Appellate Tribunal (NCLAT) on Monday approved a Rs 42,000 crore takeover bid for the insolvent firm by the world's largest steel maker ArcelorMittal. ... read..


IRB Infra SPV commissions Yedeshi - Aurangabad Highway
| March 18, 2019 7:41:44 PM IST
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], March 18 (ANI/NewsVoir): IRB Infra's SPV, Yedeshi Aurangabad Tollway Pvt. Ltd. (YATPL), has partially commissioned its four-lane highway project of Yedeshi to Aurangabad, in the state of Maharashtra, on March 17, 2019; thus, ... read..


CBI nabs provident fund officer for graft
Nagpur | Monday, 2019 7:15:05 PM IST
An enforcement officer of the Employees Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) here was caught red-handed while accepting a bribe of Rs 50,000 from a complainant, a Central Bureau of Investigation official said on Monday. ... read..


Dive into the finest indulgence of summer 2019 by Magnum
| March 18, 2019 7:11:44 PM IST
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], March 18 (ANI/NewsVoir): Hazelnut an indulgent flavour that does nothing but makes the experience of Belgian chocolate rich. The aroma, texture, taste of the fragrant nut deliciously intensifies the classic Belgian chocolate ... read..


Hyundai Motor India organizes mega 'Experience Hyundai Camp'
| March 18, 2019 7:11:43 PM IST
New Delhi [India], March 18 (ANI/BusinessWireIndia): Hyundai Motor India Ltd, the country's second largest car manufacturer and largest exporter, organized the mega 'Experience Hyundai Camp' to provide Hyundai experience to customers for various service-r ... read..


Jet grounds four more aircraft, cancels Abu Dhabi flights
| March 18, 2019 6:41:44 PM IST
Beleaguered carrier Jet Airways on Monday said it has grounded four more aircraft and cancelled all flights to Etihad's hub in Abu Dhabi. ... read..


Sensex advances for 6th straight session (Lead))
Mumbai | Monday, 2019 6:15:04 PM IST
Despite witnessing volatility throughout the session, key equity indices advanced for the sixth straight day on Monday over sustained inflow of foreign funds and firm global markets. ... read..


Mobile app developed by IIPHG, PHFI to combat exam pressure
| March 18, 2019 5:41:41 PM IST
Ahmedabad (Gujarat) [India], March 18 (ANI/NewsVoir): A mobile application to cope with exam related stress and anxiety for students and their parents has been developed by Indian Institute of Public Health Gandhinagar, Gujarat, (IIPHG) in collaboration w ... read..


Kundan Gold Refinery bags best Bullion Dealer Gold Award 2019
| March 18, 2019 5:11:49 PM IST
New Delhi [India], March 18(ANI/NewsVoir): Kundan Gold Refinery (Kundan Group), one of the largest private gold refineries in India, has been honoured with the prestigious "Best Bullion Dealer Gold" Award by the India Bullion and Jewellers Association Ltd ... read..


Markets reverse early gains but close in the green
| March 18, 2019 4:41:45 PM IST
Share markets reversed early gains on Monday despite strong fund inflows and advances in Asian peers but ended higher after a volatile session. ... read..


NGO 'Jagrut' manufactures and supplies free sanitary pads for rural India
| March 18, 2019 4:41:42 PM IST
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India] March 18 (ANI/NewsVoir): 'Jagrut' an NGO run by Narendra Hirani, very known social activists in the western part of Mumbai has currently taken up a major issue to provide free sanitary pads to females in the village. ... read..


Britain's favourite maternity fashion label Seraphine gears up to launch its maiden store in India
| March 18, 2019 4:41:41 PM IST
New Delhi [India] March 18 (ANI/NewsVoir): Keeping up with the maternity fashion wear expansion momentum, International maternity label, Seraphine, plans to unveil its first store at Select CITYWALK Mall, New Delhi, by March end to showcase its stylish ra ... read..


Mindtree looks at buyback to block L&T's takeover bid
Bengaluru | Monday, 2019 4:15:04 PM IST
The board of IT player Mindtree will meet on Wednesday to consider a share buyback programme to avert the hostile takeover bid by the L&T Infotech, according to company sources here. ... read..


WordPress.com VIP expands server infrastructure and leadership in India
| March 18, 2019 3:41:44 PM IST
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], March 18 (ANI/NewsVoir): Automattic Inc., a leading web publishing and managed cloud solutions company and brand behind WordPress products such as WordPress.com, WordPress.com VIP, Jetpack, and WooCommerce has recently announ ... read..


131 CAs rubbish allegations of govt fudging official data
| March 18, 2019 3:41:43 PM IST
A total of 131 chartered accountants reaffirmed their faith in government data on Monday and rejected recent claims by some economists and social scientists that official statistics were being fudged. ... read..


Cities generating clean energy through processed waste
| March 18, 2019 2:41:43 PM IST
New Delhi [India], March 18 (ANI/NewsVoir): In the age of innovations, Yasasu Green was developed as a bio-methanation packaged organic waste processing plant which has been recognized as the 'Most Innovative Technology' under the world's largest cleanlin ... read..


ICICI Lombard, Mobikwik to offer online fraud protection policy
| March 18, 2019 2:41:37 PM IST
ICICI Lombard and Mobikwik on Monday announced a strategic partnership to provide cyber-insurance cover. ... read..


Mindtree board to meet on Mar 20 to ward off takeover bid by L&T
| March 18, 2019 2:11:39 PM IST
IT services major Mindtree's board will meet on March 20 to consider a share-buyback proposal amid reports of a hostile takeover bid by engineering major Larsen & Toubro (L&T). ... read..


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