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Saturday, May 26, 2018

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Tier-II cities driving growth in domestic aviation sector: AAI

Tier-II cities such as Ranchi, Surat, Vijayawada, Bhubaneswar and Varanasi are driving the aviation growth story in the country, with an impressive r...

IndiGo to connect Hubli to Goa, Kochi from June

Budget carrier IndiGo said it will commence flight services from June to Hubli from Goa and Kochi, using an ATR plane.The launch of these services to...

Nick Read to succeed Vittorio Colao as Vodafone Group CEO

British telecom major Vodafone said that Nick Read will be the next CEO of the company, succeeding Vittorio Colao. Read, currently the group's CFO, w...

Sports tourism industry in India sees 10-12% growth: Experts

Sports tourism is witnessing 10-12 per cent growth as Indians are showing more enthusiasm for visiting a country to attend sports event, according to...

Ashish Gupta, the angel who struck gold in Flipkart's sale to Walmart

Back in 1998, Ashish Gupta and his business partners sold their start-up—price comparison site Junglee—to Amazon for $240 million. Exactl...

Walmart buys 77% stake in Flipkart for $16 billion

Walmart Inc announced acquisition of 77 per cent stake in Flipkart for about USD 16 billion (Rs 1.05 lakh crore) in the largest e-commerce deal which...

GSTN to rope in private entities for tax payer profiling, fraud analytics

GST Network has invited bids from private entities for "360-degree" profiling of taxpayers for early detection of fraud as it seeks to transform into...

ICICI Bank Q4 profit plunges 45% to Rs 1,142 cr

ICICI Bank reported 45 per cent decline in consolidated net profit to Rs 1,142 crore for the fourth quarter ended March 31, 2017-18.It had a net prof...

Wedding bells for Isha Ambani

Reliance Industries chairman Mukesh Ambani’s 26-year-old daughter Isha is set to tie the knot with Anand Piramal (33), son of Ajay Piramal, cha...

Telecom ministry to decide on Idea's 100% FDI proposal: Minister

The Telecom ministry is the competent authority to take the final call on Idea Cellular Ltd's proposal for infusing 100 per cent foreign direct inves...

Jio launches AI-based brand engagement video platform 'JioInteract'

Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Jio launched an artificial intelligence (AI) based brand engagement platform called ‘JioInteract’ with feature...

Adani Transmission appoints Anil Sardana as CEO

Adani Transmission said it has appointed Anil Sardana as its Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer with effect from May 1, 2018. Prior to joi...

ICICI Bank names Radhakrishnan Nair as Independent Director

ICICI Bank said its board has appointed Radhakrishnan Nair as an additional (independent) director of the bank for five years. The appointment is sub...

April GST collection of over Rs 1 lakh crore 'a landmark': Jaitley

Buoyed by GST collections exceeding Rs 1 lakh crore in April, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said it is a landmark achievement and a confirmation of i...

NITI Aayog to soon come out with development agenda for 'New India 2022'

  NITI Aayog will soon come out with a development agenda for 'New India 2022', which will spell out strategy for expediting economic growth, its...

Dinesh Vazirani is Saffronart's new CEO

  Dinesh Vazirani, co-founder of Saffronart has been appointed CEO of the auction house starting June 2018.Hugo Weihe, the current CEO of Saffron...

RBI liberalises ECB norms; more access to cheaper funds

In a bid to facilitate cheaper access of overseas funds Reserve Bank of India (RBI) further liberalised External Commercial Borrowings (ECB) Policy b...

Freelancing jobs on a rise; content remains the king

Content remains the king in online labour market as this field provides continuous job activity, while blockchain, AI and user data protection appear...

NCLAT stays CCI penalty of Rs 136 cr on Google in search bias case

The National Company Law Appellate Tribunal (NCLAT) stayed an order of the Competition Commission that imposed a penalty of Rs 136 crore on Google fo...

Govt collects Rs 7.41 lakh cr from GST in FY18

The government mobilised Rs 7.41 lakh crore from the Goods and Services Tax (GST) during 2017-18, according to the finance ministry. The government r...

Wedding buzz lifts gold to Rs 32,450 per ten gram

Gold surged by Rs 225 to Rs 32,450 per ten gram as local jewellers upped their buying to meet wedding season demand even as the metal weakened overse...

Prices of energy commodities set to rise by 20%: World Bank

Prices for energy commodities like oil, natural gas and coal are expected to jump by a whopping 20 per cent this year, the World Bank has said in a r...

Toyota starts bookings for Yaris; launch in May

Toyota Kirloskar Motor (TKM) commenced pre-launch bookings of its upcoming mid-sized sedan Yaris, with introductory prices ranging between Rs 8.75 la...

3rd tranche of electoral bonds sale from May 1: FinMin

The finance ministry said the third tranche of electoral bonds sale will take place from May 1-10. Electoral bonds are being pitched as an alternati...

Nazara Technologies gets Sebi's go-ahead for IPO

Mobile gaming company Nazara Technologies has received markets regulator Sebi's go-ahead to float an initial public offering.The company is popularly...