Thursday, January 28, 2021


GST collections at Rs 1.05 lakh cr in Feb

The government has collected Rs 1.05 lakh crore as GST revenue in February, up 8 per cent over the same month last year. The collection from Goods an...

India's crude steel production drops 3% in January

India's crude steel production registered a decline of 3.26 per cent to 9.288 million tonnes (MT) in January, according to World Steel Association (w...

Govt to infuse Rs 200 cr in IFCI next fiscal

The government has decided to pump Rs 200 crore into IFCI, the country's oldest term lending institution, through the preferential allotment route ne...

India is highest growing country in APJC region: Cisco

India was among the highest growing country in the Asia Pacific, Japan and China (APJC) region during the last fiscal year for global networking majo...

Govt to launch monthly GST lottery scheme from Apr 1

The government is planning to launch lottery offer under the Goods and Services Tax (GST) from April 1 by conducting lucky draws every month for invo...

Coronavirus hammers China's February economic activity

China's manufacturing activity fell to its lowest level on record in February as official data on Saturday confirmed the massive damage the deadly co...

SBI Cards mops up Rs 2,769 cr from anchor investors

SBI Cards and Payment Services has raised Rs 2,769 crore from 74 anchor investors, ahead of its initial share sale starting on March 2. Anchor invest...

Forex reserves up by USD 29 mn to record USD 476.12 bn

India's foreign exchange reserves inched up by USD 29 million to a fresh lifetime high of USD 476.122 billion in the week to February 21, aided by an...

GDP growth slips to 4.7% in December quarter

India's economic growth slowed to 4.7 per cent in October-December 2019, according to official data released on Friday. The Gross Domestic Product (G...

VistaRa, Japan Airlines to expand codeshare partnership

Full service carriers VistaRa and Japan Airlines will expand their codeshare partnership, a move that will provide additional options for travellers ...

Infosys grants stock incentives worth Rs 3.25 cr to CEO

Infosys has granted stock incentives worth Rs 3.25 crore to CEO Salil Parekh under the 2015 Incentive Compensation Plan.The incentive has been offere...

Govt decides to lift ban on onion exports

The government decided to lift the nearly six-month-old ban on export of onions in a bid to protect the interests of farmers as prices are likely to ...

Retail market pegged to reach at USD 1.3 trillion by 2025

Notwithstanding a slowdown in consumption due to the sluggish economy, the Indian retail market is estimated to reach USD 1.3 trillion by 2025, helpe...

'Storytelling' tourism drive in Kerala

Soon, travellers will get to discover little known lores and unwritten historical tales behind tourist destinations in Kerala, thanks to an innovativ...

USFDA issues warning letter to Cipla for Goa manufacturing facility

Drug firm Cipla Ltd said that the U.S health regulator has issued a warning letter to the company for its manufacturing facility in Goa. "Further to ...

Air France to start services on Chennai-Paris route

Air France announced resumption of flight services on Chennai-Paris route from June. The European carrier discontinued flying between the two cities ...

2 dozen apply for SEBI chairman post

As many as two dozen people, including two whole-time members of Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI), have applied for the post of chairman...

Sensex tanks 807 pts as coronavirus alarm spreads

Indian equity benchmark Sensex plunged about 807 points in line with massive sell-offs in global equities as spike in new coronavirus cases beyond Ch...

Gold soars Rs 953 on weaker rupee, global cues

Gold prices soared Rs 953 to Rs 44,472 per 10 gram in the national capital on weaker rupee and rise in global prices, according to HDFC Securities. T...

RBI reviewing monetary policy framework: Governor

The Reserve Bank of India is reviewing the retail inflation targeting framework behind monetary policy decision as well as its effectiveness and also...

Yes Bank posts net profit of Rs 151 cr in Q3

RBI expects positive growth in 2nd half of 2020-21

RBI keeps repo rate unchanged at 4%

RBI keeps policy rate unchanged at 4%

OTP-based cash withdrawal at SBI ATMs

Tata Motors unveils new SUV Safari

VistaRa commences daily flight service to Sharjah

Volvo S60 launched in India at Rs 45.90 lakh

SpiceJet to operate 21 new flights from Jan 12

Ratan Tata visits ailing ex-employee in Pune; wins hearts

Fuel prices continue to rise, touch new high

Volvo S60 launched in India at Rs 45.90 lakh

Tata Motors sales rise 21% to 53,430 units in Dec

Tesla to enter India in 2021

Amazon invests Rs 11,400 cr in India in FY20