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US Freedom Capital is spreading the EB-5 craze throughout Mumbai
| May 22, 2019 2:12:01 PM IST
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India] May 22 (ANI/NewsVoir): Mumbai based immigration experts from US Freedom Capital are making a large footprint in generating interest around America's EB-5 investment visa program. ... read..


Nike, Adidas urge Trump to end trade war
Washington | Wednesday, 2019 1:45:06 PM IST
Some of the world's biggest footwear firms are urging US President Donald Trump to end the trade war with China, warning of a "catastrophic" effect on consumers. ... read..


Fabindia helps your style game with these summer essentials for men
| May 22, 2019 1:41:49 PM IST
New Delhi [India] May 22 (ANI/NewsVoir): It's officially time to start leaning into your spring and summer wardrobe with the temperature soaring. Nothing says summer like cool and comfortable fabrics that are light, breezy and come in pastel colours. Desi ... read..


Sanya Malhotra joins hands with Swami Mukundananda to promote Yoga
| May 22, 2019 1:12:01 PM IST
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India] May 22 (ANI/NewsVoir): Yoga, an art of balancing opposites, brings together Sanya Malhotra, a young accomplished superstar Bollywood actress with renowned yogi and international authority on mind management, Swami Mukundananda ... read..


Bimal Dayal to be CEO after merger of Indus Towers with Bharti Infratel
| May 22, 2019 12:41:53 PM IST
Bharti Group and Vodafone Group Plc have said that industry veterans Bimal Dayal will be the Chief Executive Officer after merger of Indus Towers and Bharti Infratel which is in advanced stage of completion. ... read..


Real estate major DLF reports profit of Rs 410 crore in Q4 FY19
| May 22, 2019 12:11:58 PM IST
Real estate major DLF has reported a 68 per cent rise in its consolidated net profit at Rs 410 crore for the quarter ended March. ... read..


India's PSLV rocket lifts-off with radar imaging satellite RISAT-2B
Sriharikota (Andhra Pradesh) | Wednesday, 2019 11:45:05 AM IST
India's Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) rocket carrying radar imaging earth observation satellite RISAT-2B lifted off from the first launch pad of the rocket port here on Wednesday. ... read..


BREAKING NEWS: India's PSLV rocket lifts off with radar imaging satellite RISAT-2B
By Venkatachari Jagannathan Sriharikota (Andhra Pradesh) | Wednesday, 2019 11:45:05 AM IST
India's Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) rocket carrying radar imaging earth observation satellite RISAT-2B lifted off from the first launch pad of the rocket port here on Wednesday. ... read..


UN forecasts global economy to grow 2.7% in 2019
United Nations | Wednesday, 2019 11:15:05 AM IST
The United Nations on Tuesday downgraded its forecast for world economic growth, announcing that it expects overall growth of 2.7 per cent this year and 2.9 per cent in 2020. ... read..


Equities flat during early hours as investors await elections outcome
| May 22, 2019 10:41:51 AM IST
Stock markets were fragile during early hours on Wednesday, a day before the outcome of just-concluded general elections. ... read..


Investing in Fixed Deposits is ideal given the volatility of India's markets
| May 22, 2019 9:41:57 AM IST
Pune (Maharashtra) [India], May 22 (ANI/BusinessWire India): As the nation waits for the Lok Sabha election results to be announced on 23 May 2019, the market has gone into a tizzy. Amidst the exit poll predictions, Nifty has gained 250 points while the B ... read..


US dollar rises amid economic data
New York | Wednesday, 2019 9:15:06 AM IST
US dollar rose slightly on Tuesday as investors digested the latest economic data as well as remarks from central bank officials. ... read..


China-Myanmar media forum held in Yangon
Yangon | Wednesday, 2019 7:15:05 AM IST
The China-Myanmar media forum, held on Tuesday in Myanmar's Yangon, focused on the Belt and Road Initiative and relations between China and Myanmar. ... read..


Government may mull over M&As to reduce India's oil import
Mumbai | Wednesday, 2019 6:15:05 AM IST
A High-Level Committee (HLC) formed by the government on Tuesday submitted its recommendations to reduce import dependency to Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Dharmendra Pradhan. ... read..


Hyundai launches connected compact SUV Venue
New Delhi | Wednesday, 2019 5:15:05 AM IST
Automobile major Hyundai Motor India on Tuesday launched India's first "fully connected" SUV - Hyundai Venue -- in both petrol and diesel variants. ... read..


PNB may lead next round of PSU bank merger in Sept
New Delhi | Wednesday, 2019 5:15:05 AM IST
Punjab National Bank may be centre of the next round of PSU bank merger in September where the Delhi-based lender could take some smaller PSU banks under its ambit. ... read..


Bosch India net down quarterly, up yearly
Bengaluru | Wednesday, 2019 4:45:05 AM IST
German auto component behemoth Bosch India on Tuesday reported Rs 412 crore net profit for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2018-19, registering 5 per cent annual decline from Rs 434 crore in the same period of 2017-18. ... read..


Outcome of Australia polls boosts Adani's mining plans
Mumbai | Wednesday, 2019 4:45:05 AM IST
The outcome of Australia's federal election in which pro-mining coalition government has emerged as favourite to form the next government has given a boost to Adani's mining plans. ... read..


Airtel, Vodafone lose 30 mn users in March, Jio adds 9.4 mn
New Delhi | Wednesday, 2019 4:45:05 AM IST
Mobile subscriber base of Vodafone Idea and Bharti Airtel declined by nearly 14.5 million and 15.1 million respectively, totalling nearly 30 million subscribers as of March over the previous month, while Reliance Jio added 9.4 million users, according to ... read..


Integral Coach Factory to start design, production of Train 19 in FY19
Chennai | Wednesday, 2019 4:15:05 AM IST
Railway coach maker Integral Coach Factory (ICF) will take up the design, development and production of Train 19, a sleeper version of Train 18, now named as Vande Bharat Express train set on the lines of Rajadhani Express, said a senior official of Railw ... read..


Centre asks states for better preparedness ahead of monsoon
New Delhi | Wednesday, 2019 3:45:05 AM IST
The Centre on Tuesday asked states to step up their preparedness by advance planning and deployment of human, physical and financial resources ahead of the southwest monsoon which will arrive in the first week of next month. ... read..


Enter The Dragon: China's SAIC to cause disruption in Indian automobile industry
New Delhi/Mumbai | Wednesday, 2019 3:15:05 AM IST
After conquering the country's smartphone and electronics devices market, China Inc. has set its sight on India's lucrative automobile sector, where one of its largest manufacturers SAIC will compete for space. ... read..


Virgin Atlantic to relaunch London Heathrow-Mumbai flights
New Delhi | Wednesday, 2019 3:15:05 AM IST
Virgin Atlantic will relaunch flight service between London Heathrow and Mumbai from October 27, 2019. ... read..


RBI to create specialised cadre to supervise banks, NBFCs
Chennai | Wednesday, 2019 3:15:05 AM IST
Reserve Bank of India has decided to create a "specialised supervisory and regulatory cadre" to strengthen supervision over commercial banks, urban cooperative banks and Non-Banking Financial Companies (NBFCs). ... read..


Novel Singhal Lavasa, wife of EC Ashok Lavasa, is director on board of over a dozen firms
New Delhi | Wednesday, 2019 2:45:05 AM IST
A search on corporate data service providers Zauba Corp and CorporateDir have found Novel Singhal Lavasa, wife of Election Commissioner Ashok Lavasa, on the board of over a dozen companies. ... read..


IL&FS: 'Red' companies increase to 82, 'Green' up at 55
New Delhi | Wednesday, 2019 2:45:05 AM IST
Two more companies have entered the "red" list of the IL&FS group firms increasing the number of entities that cannot meet their payment obligations, not even to the secured financial creditors, to 82. ... read..


Closer scrutiny of trusts and institutions on cards, draft rules out
New Delhi | Wednesday, 2019 2:45:05 AM IST
The Income Tax Department has proposed a new audit report form for charitable trusts and institutions requiring additional information and disclosures about their activities. ... read..


Anil Ambani's Reliance to withdraw defamation cases against Congress, Herald (Lead)
Ahmedabad | Wednesday, 2019 2:15:05 AM IST
The Reliance Group, led by Anil Ambani, on Tuesday announced its decision to withdraw the Rs 5,000 crore civil defamation suit, filed in a court here, against Congress leaders and the National Herald newspaper over their statements and an article on the c ... read..


Freshworks acquires customer success software firm Natero
Chennai | Wednesday, 2019 1:45:05 AM IST
Chennai-based Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) unicorn Freshworks on Tuesday announced it has acquired Natero, a leading customer success management software firm, for an undisclosed sum. ... read..


Anil Ambani's Reliance to withdraw defamation cases against Congress, National Herald
Ahmedabad | Wednesday, 2019 1:45:05 AM IST
The Reliance Group, led by Anil Ambani, on Tuesday announced its decision to withdraw the Rs 5,000 crore civil defamation suit, filed in a court here, against Congress leaders and the National Herald newspaper over their statements and an article on the c ... read..


Ramesh Ramanathan appointed CMD of Sterling Holidays
Chennai | Wednesday, 2019 1:15:05 AM IST
Holiday lifestyle major Sterling Holiday Resorts Ltd on Tuesday announced the appointment of Ramesh Ramanathan as Chairman by the Board of Directors. ... read..


Sensex ends 382 points lower after record high (Lead)
Mumbai | Tuesday, 2019 11:15:05 PM IST
The Sensex on Tuesday ended 382 points in the red, after touching a record high of 39,572 minutes into the trade. ... read..


Protests in Bengal's Kankinara disrupt train services
Kolkata | Tuesday, 2019 10:15:05 PM IST
Train services in the Sealdah-Naihati division of Eastern Railway (ER) were disrupted for about three hours ( 8.43 a.m. to 12:04 p.m.) on Tuesday as residents squatted on tracks near Kankinara station, protesting against clashes in the North 24 Parganas d ... read..


Technical snag hits Metro's Yellow Line, normal services resume (2nd Lead)
Gurugram | Tuesday, 2019 9:45:05 PM IST
Thousands of commuters faced immense inconvenience during the morning rush hours on Tuesday and many had to be evacuated from stuck trains as the Delhi Metro services on the Yellow Line between Haryana's Huda City and Samaypur Badli in Delhi were stalled ... read..


ITI follow-on public offer in July as per DoT action plan
New Delhi | Tuesday, 2019 9:15:05 PM IST
State-owned telecom equipment maker ITI will offer 18 crore fresh equity shares under a follow-on public offer (FPO) in July this year and will start roadshows for the FPO in the third week of June, according to an internal action plan note of the Departm ... read..


State of Economy-VII: Delayed NPA resolution, haircuts keep banks under stress
New Delhi | Tuesday, 2019 8:45:05 PM IST
While the banking sector's non-performing assets (NPAs or bad loans) are receding, the balance sheets of state-run banks, however, continue to remain under stress owing to the longer time taken in debt resolution and higher levels of haircuts on recovery ... read..


'59% Indian millennials optimistic about economic outlook'
New Delhi | Tuesday, 2019 8:15:05 PM IST
Around 59 per cent Indian millennials think the country's economic condition would improve in the coming 12 months, a Deloitte report said on Tuesday. ... read..


Technical snag on Delhi Metro's Yellow Line (Lead)
Gurugram | Tuesday, 2019 7:45:05 PM IST
The Delhi Metro's Yellow Line, that runs between Huda City Centre in Gurugram to Samaypur Badli, faced a technical snag on Tuesday that led to delay in services for two hours. ... read..


Another Air India pilot under scanner over sexual abuse charges
New Delhi | Tuesday, 2019 6:45:05 PM IST
Days after allegations of sexual harassment against an Air India commander, a senior pilot of the airline has come under the scanner for suppression of information regarding similar charges. ... read..


SAIL awards Hi-Tech Pipes with 'Top Performer Award'
| May 21, 2019 6:42:09 PM IST
New Delhi [India] May 21(ANI/BusinessWire India): Hi-Tech Pipes Limited (NSE: HITECH), incorporated in 1985 - Amongst leading steel processing Companies in India providing world class innovative products for nearly three decades with presence in steel pip ... read..


Ariel India achieves a Guinness World Records certificate for 'Largest Laundry Lesson'
| May 21, 2019 6:42:07 PM IST
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India] May 21(ANI/NewsVoir): In a historic celebration of the culmination of their latest campaign Sons #ShareTheLoad, Ariel India attempted and achieved a Guinness World Records certificate by imparting the largest laundry lesson to ... read..


Tech Mahindra clocks net profit of Rs 1,132 crore on Rs 8,892 crore turnover
| May 21, 2019 6:42:01 PM IST
IT major Tech Mahindra on Tuesday reported that its net profit for the quarter ended March 31 fell by 6 per cent quarter-on-quarter to Rs 1,132 crore. ... read..


US restrictions won't affect 5G plans: Huawei
Beijing | Tuesday, 2019 6:15:05 PM IST
Ren Zhengfei, founder and CEO of Chinese tech giant Huawei, on Tuesday denied that restrictions imposed by the US on its products and supplies will affect the roll-out of 5G technology. ... read..


Herbalife Nutrition celebrates 20 years of success in India with unveiling of H24
| May 21, 2019 5:41:54 PM IST
Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India] May 21 (ANI/ BusinessWire India): To celebrate its 20 Years milestone and a legacy cutting across health segments in India, Herbalife Nutrition today unveiled a new flavour offering of its Herbalife24 sports nutrition line, H ... read..


US temporarily loosens restrictions on Huawei products
Washington | Tuesday, 2019 5:15:05 PM IST
The US Commerce Department has announced loosening of some of the restrictions Washington placed on Huawei equipment last week, which made it difficult for American companies to do business with the Chinese tech giant. ... read..


Jet staff knock on Aviation Ministry's doors
New Delhi | Tuesday, 2019 5:15:05 PM IST
Faced with the prospect of job loss, the employees of grounded Jet Airways knocked on the doors of government for helping to save the airline. ... read..


Sensex slips over 350 points as investors trade cautiously before elections outcome
| May 21, 2019 5:11:57 PM IST
Equity benchmark indices oscillated between gains and losses in morning hours on Tuesday but ended nearly one per cent lower with selling pressure in auto, bank, pharma, energy, infra, metal, energy, and IT stocks. ... read..


Markets surge: Sensex hits record high
Mumbai | Tuesday, 2019 4:15:05 PM IST
Markets hit record highs on Tuesday's openning session extending their rally for the second day running as the BSE Sensex rose over 100 points to an all-time high of 39,571.73 in early trade. ... read..


Reliance Industries displaces Indian Oil to emerge as India's biggest company
| May 21, 2019 4:11:52 PM IST
Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Industries has emerged as the country's biggest company with revenues in 2018-19 totalling Rs 6.23 lakh crore. ... read..


Tariffs on shoes 'catastrophic': Sneaker brands tell Trump
Washington | Tuesday, 2019 3:45:06 PM IST
Major sneaker brands, including Adidas and Nike, told US President Donald Trump that proposed tariffs on imported shoes from China would be "catastrophic" for American consumers. ... read..


JTEKT India revenue up 7 pc to Rs 1,293 crore in FY 19
| May 21, 2019 2:42:01 PM IST
JTEKT India, the largest manufacturer of steering systems for passenger car and utility vehicle market in the country, said on Tuesday its revenue on standalone basis increased 7 per cent to Rs 1,293 crore in 2018-19 as compared to Rs 1,207 crore in the p ... read..


Online train ticket discovery and booking app Confirmtkt crosses 10 lakh booking
| May 21, 2019 2:41:55 PM IST
Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], May 21 (ANI/NewsVoir): Marking a major landmark in its ongoing success story, Confirmtkt, the Bangalore-based online train ticket discovery and booking engine, has announced the completion of 10 lakh bookings annually. Booki ... read..


GIA India organised a GemKids programme in New Delhi
| May 21, 2019 2:41:52 PM IST
New Delhi [India] May 21(ANI/BusinessWire India): To ignite the love and passion of gemstones, GIA India organised the GemKids programme for the students of Universal Public School, New Delhi, on May 3. More than 20 students from 6th to 8th grade attended ... read..


Steel producers staring at production disruption in 2020: Ind-Ra
| May 21, 2019 2:12:00 PM IST
India Ratings and Research (Ind-Ra) said on Tuesday that steel production in the country will be significantly affected if the auction of mines completing 50 years of operations by March 2020 is materially delayed. ... read..


AAI signs annual performance contract with Ministry of Civil Aviation
| May 21, 2019 2:11:57 PM IST
The Airports Authority of India (AAI) has signed its annual performance contract with the Ministry of Civil Aviation specifying various parameters and targets to be performed during 2019-20. ... read..


Columbia Pacific Communities expands its opportunities in India
| May 21, 2019 1:41:50 PM IST
Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India] May 21 (ANI/ NewsVoir): Columbia Pacific Communities, part of the Seattle-based Columbia Pacific Group plans to expand its wings into the Indian senior housing market. Embarking on a significant expansion plan in the country, ... read..


Indian Terrain signs up with Dhoni, to expand network
Chennai | Tuesday, 2019 1:20:53 PM IST
With the signing of Indian cricket icon Mahendra Singh Dhoni as its brand ambassador, men's wear major Indian Terrain Fashions Ltd plans to double its retail network to 300 outlets as it looks at a turnover of Rs 650 crore in three year's time, a senior c ... read..


Selling pressure in auto, banking indices erases morning gains
| May 21, 2019 10:41:49 AM IST
Equity benchmark indices opened with a sober note on Tuesday ahead of the general elections outcome and logjam between the United States and China on trade negotiations. ... read..


Wall Street tumbles as tech shares slide
New York | Tuesday, 2019 10:15:06 AM IST
US stocks extended losses as the market was dragged down by a steep sell-off in tech-related shares. ... read..


Nilekani advises certification for skills in food services
Bengaluru | Tuesday, 2019 6:15:05 AM IST
Indicating formalisation of the food services industry was inevitable in India, Infosys co-founder Nandan Nilekani on Monday advised stakeholders to have a certification system for skills of their employees in the supply chain. ... read..


Flash Electronics files suit against Royal Enfield in US for patent infringement (Lead)
New Delhi | Tuesday, 2019 5:15:05 AM IST
Electric auto components maker Flash Electronics India on Monday said it has filed a law suit against Eicher Motors Ltd's Royal Enfield in the US for alleged patent infringement of a component used in two-wheeler vehicles. ... read..


More outperformance 'if' exit polls prove right: Brokerages
Mumbai | Tuesday, 2019 3:45:05 AM IST
Indian markets will move further ahead if the exit polls prove right, but investors must still be cautious till May 23 as exit polls have a mixed record, said various brokerage firms. ... read..


Court questions Punjab, Haryana on free power to rich farmers
Chandigarh | Tuesday, 2019 3:45:05 AM IST
The Punjab and Haryana High Court on Monday questioned Punjab and Haryana governments on free or subsidized power given to rich farmers. ... read..


Kakrapar nuclear power reactor to be synchronised with grid next week
Chennai | Tuesday, 2019 3:45:05 AM IST
The first 220 MW nuclear power plant at Kakrapar Atomic Power Station (KAPS-1) will be synchronised with the grid next week and power generation will be increased after that, a senior official of Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd (NPCIL) said. ... read..


Trai to focus on limited issue of regulatory imbalance between OTTs and telcos: Chairman
New Delhi | Tuesday, 2019 3:45:05 AM IST
Telecom regulator Trai on Monday said the scope of its consultation process on over-the-top applications (OTTs) is limited to examine if there are any regulatory imbalances between telecom service providers (TSPs) and OTT players and will see if it can co ... read..


Indian Terrain signs up with Dhoni, to expand network (Lead)
Chennai | Tuesday, 2019 3:45:05 AM IST
With the signing of Indian cricket icon Mahendra Singh Dhoni as its brand ambassador, men's wear major Indian Terrain Fashions Ltd plans to double its retail network to 300 outlets as it looks at a turnover of Rs 650 crore in three years time, a senior co ... read..


Government to sell up to 25% in RailTel
New Delhi | Tuesday, 2019 3:15:05 AM IST
The government is looking at listing Railtel, the telecom arm of the Indian Railways, on the bourses by September to off-load up to 25 per cent of its stake and has invited merchant bankers to join it by the second week of next month to take the process f ... read..


'Indian food service sector size Rs 4 lakh cr, employs 7.3 mn'
New Delhi | Tuesday, 2019 2:45:05 AM IST
Riding on urbanisation, rising income levels and improved investment climate, India's food service sector has grown at 11 per cent in the last three years and is estimated at Rs 423,865 crore in 2018-19, proving employment to some 7.3 million people, a re ... read..


Exit polls: Nifty ends with largest point gain since 2008 (Roundup)
Mumbai | Tuesday, 2019 2:45:05 AM IST
The Nifty on Monday advanced by a massive 421.10 points to 11,828.25, its largest gain since 2008, as exit polls showed the BJP-led National Democratic Alliance getting a comfortable majority in the just-concluded general election. ... read..


Q4 GDP growth may have slowed down to 6.3%: sources
New Delhi | Tuesday, 2019 2:15:05 AM IST
Battered by a severe slowdown, the Indian economy is expected to grow slower at 6.3 per cent in the January-March quarter of fiscal year 2018-19, clocking the lowest expansion in six quarters. ... read..


South Gujarat farmers sending fodder to help cattle herders
Ahmedabad | Tuesday, 2019 2:15:05 AM IST
A farmers association in south Gujarat has come to the aid of scores of cattle herders, who walked over 350 km from the parched Kutch to Sanand town near here, by providing them 20,000 kg feed daily for their cattle. ... read..


Flash Electronics files suit against Royal Enfield in US
New Delhi | Tuesday, 2019 1:45:05 AM IST
Electric auto components maker Flash Electronics India on Monday said it has filed a law suit against Eicher Motors' Royal Enfield in the US for alleged patent infringement of a component used in two-wheeler vehicles. ... read..


Amul milk prices hiked by Rs 2 a litre across country
Anand (Gujarat) | Tuesday, 2019 1:45:05 AM IST
Amul Milk prices have been hiked by Rs 2 a litre with effect from Tuesday across all its six brands sold in major markets of Delhi NCR, Gujarat, West Bengal, Uttarakhand and Maharashtra. ... read..


Singapore-bound Scoot flight makes emergency landing at Chennai
Chennai | Tuesday, 2019 1:15:05 AM IST
A Singapore-bound Scoot Airlines flight, with 171 people on board, was forced to land in Chennai Airport on Monday after a smoke alarm in its cargo bay. ... read..


Economist Piketty to study Kerala model of growth
Thiruvananthapuram | Monday, 2019 11:15:05 PM IST
Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Monday said a nodal officer would be appointed to help eminent economist Thomas Piketty to study the state's model of growth. ... read..


Air Asia India eyes corporate clients, foreign flights
New Delhi | Monday, 2019 10:45:05 PM IST
Seeking long-term travel commitment, Tata Group joint venture Air Asia India plans to tie up with about 200 companies in the next few months, offering them a slew of benefits, including flexibility in last-minute flight change and onboard meals. ... read..


Art of commuting: Delhi metro stations double up as art galleries (Art Feature)
New Delhi | Monday, 2019 10:45:05 PM IST
Most Indians may still need a push to visit art galleries and museums, but when the national capital's favourite commuting mode Metro Rail doubles up as a contemporary art gallery itself, it is not uncommon to see Delhiwallahs stop, look and even click an ... read..


Tripura Gramin Bank posts profit for 7 successive years
Agartala | Monday, 2019 10:15:05 PM IST
Posting net profit for seven consecutive years, the Tripura Gramin Bank (TGB) is among India's top three out of 46 regional rural banks (RRBs) in terms of profit, business and growth, TGB Chairman Mahendra Mohan Goswami said on Monday. ... read..


Ashok Leyland ready to ride on Elon Musk's India dream
Mumbai | Monday, 2019 9:15:05 PM IST
Tesla CEO Elon Musk who has been moving back and forth on his India dream for couple of years and unable to take the next big step now has an invitation from commercial vehicles major Ashok Leyland. ... read..


Australian strikes gold worth $69K in wilderness
Canberra | Monday, 2019 8:45:05 PM IST
An Australian man has unearthed a 1.4 kilo gold nugget with the help of a metal detector while wandering Western Australia's gold fields, media reports said on Monday. ... read..


Women entrepreneurs in India making a mark
| Monday, 2019 8:45:05 PM IST
Women entrepreneurs in India are definitely forging ahead, marking their space and being counted in society, according to the consensus among experts at an interactive session here organized by the virtual incubator Womennovator. ... read..


VFX hits the Bollywood's newbie list
| May 20, 2019 6:42:00 PM IST
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India] May 20 (ANI/ NewsVoir): A VFX artist and animator hailing from Jaipur, Rajasthan, Ankit Swami, is hitting the trending charts on YouTube with its new song in collaboration with Raftaar. The 21-year-old self-made VFX artist acq ... read..


With poll control ending, petrol/diesel prices start their journey northwards
New Delhi | Monday, 2019 6:15:05 PM IST
Just a day after the 2019 Lok Sabha polls came to an end, state-owned oil marketing companies (OMC) on Monday have raised the retail price of petrol and diesel signalling that election induced price moderation for petroleum products has come to an end. ... read..


Centre moves Supreme Court on retrospective effect of Black Money law
New Delhi | Monday, 2019 6:15:05 PM IST
The Centre on Monday moved the Supreme Court on the applicability of the Black Money law after the Delhi High Court had stayed proceedings against advocate Gautam Khaitan over questions on the retrospective effect of the 2016 legislation. ... read..


Tata Motors consolidated Q4 net profit nearly halves to Rs 1,117 crore
| May 20, 2019 6:12:00 PM IST
Tata Motors said on Monday its consolidated net profit almost halved in the quarter ended March 31 to Rs 1,117 crore compared to a profit of Rs 2,125 crore in the same period a year ago. ... read..


Delays in acquiring land posed problems for Delhi Metro phase-III project
New Delhi | Monday, 2019 4:45:05 PM IST
Delays in acquiring land, getting No-Objection Certificates besides other unanticipated hurdles plagued the third phase of Delhi Metro project, leading to time overrun in expansion of the national capital's modern transport system. ... read..


Sensex jumps 1,422 points after exit polls project second term for PM Modi
| May 20, 2019 4:41:52 PM IST
Indian shares surged at a phenomenal pace on Monday after multiple exit polls showed that Prime Minister Narendra Modi will retain power with a bigger majority in Parliament. ... read..


Older Samsung watches to get brand new features
Seoul | Monday, 2019 4:15:06 PM IST
Samsung is rolling out an update that would bring latest features in its Galaxy Watch Active to older smartwatches. ... read..


Remaining silent in court my biggest mistake: Rajat Gupta
New Delhi | Monday, 2019 4:15:05 PM IST
Rajat Gupta, the first foreign-born head of influential management consultancy McKinsey and Co who was jailed for two years for insider trading, says his biggest regret is remaining silent in court even as his legal team mounted a vigorous defence and ins ... read..


State of Economy-VI: Booster investment dosage needed to fire-up slacking consumption
Mumbai | Monday, 2019 3:15:05 PM IST
A booster dose of government and private sector spending along with cheaper rates of finance are required to kick-start India's consumption driven demand, industry observers opined. ... read..


Deutsche Bank staff saw suspicious activity by Trump, Kushner
New York | Monday, 2019 3:15:05 PM IST
Anti-money laundering specialists at Deutsche Bank recommended in 2016 and 2017 that multiple transactions involving legal entities controlled by Donald Trump and his son-in-law, Jared Kushner, be reported to a federal financial-crimes watchdog. ... read..


Darwin Group confident of winning bid for Jet Airways
| May 20, 2019 3:11:54 PM IST
Darwin Platform Group of Companies, which recently shot into prominence for its interest in taking stakes in Jet Airways with infusion of Rs 14,000 crore, has geared up to foray into the Indian aviation sector. ... read..


From Maharaja's to Millennials: Young consumers influence Platinum Jewellery's growth
| May 20, 2019 3:11:53 PM IST
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India] May 20(ANI/NewsVoir): Platinum's natural white lustre and legendary grip on the world's most precious gems has ensured its position as the precious metal of choice for fine jewellery from the moment King Louis XVI of France de ... read..


ICCPL, India's top public relation agency posts a robust 100 per cent growth in FY 18-19
| May 20, 2019 3:11:48 PM IST
New Delhi [India] May 20(ANI/BusinessWire India): Integrated center for consultancy pvt Ltd (ICCPL), country's leading PR agency has posted a robust growth of over 100 per cent in FY 18-19. The growth has been majorly because of its expansion in newer cit ... read..


Google restricts Huawei's use of Android
Washington | Monday, 2019 2:45:05 PM IST
Google has cut phone maker Huawei off from some updates to the Android operating system, dealing a blow to the Chinese firm. New Huawei smartphones will also lose access to popular Google apps. ... read..


Karisma Kapoor gives away AQE Awards 2019 New Delhi by Xel Research
| May 20, 2019 2:41:53 PM IST
New Delhi [India] May 20(ANI/BusinessWire India): Xel Research organized Asia's Quality & entrepreneurship awards 2019 associated with Dosa Factory to recognize Asia's Best organizations and professionals from different Industries (i.e. Beauty & W ... read..


Travelling for vacation or work: Smart tips that will save you money
| May 20, 2019 2:11:53 PM IST
Pune (Maharashtra) [India] May 20(ANI/ BusinessWire India): The needs of a business traveller vis-a-vis a leisure traveller are extremely different. People travelling for leisure generally have an ample number of days for their trip and plan for multiple ... read..


Boeing India launches innovation programme to develop aerospace entrepreneurs
| May 20, 2019 1:41:51 PM IST
Aerospace major Boeing on Monday announced the launch of a programme for Indian university students, faculty and early stage start-ups to help innovators convert their ideas into viable business offerings that have the potential to shape the future of aer ... read..


Lumax Auto's revenue up 22 pc in FY 19 at Rs 1,358 crore
| May 20, 2019 12:42:00 PM IST
Automotive components manufacturer Lumax Auto Technologies has reported revenue of Rs 1,358 crore in 2018-19, up by 22 per cent from Rs 1,111 crore in the previous fiscal year. ... read..


Sensex jumps over 1,000 points after exit polls project second term for Modi
| May 20, 2019 12:41:56 PM IST
Indian equities staged a robust rally in the early morning trade on Monday, a day after exit polls of the general elections projected BJP-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) to win with a comfortable majority. ... read..


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