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Wednesday, April 08, 2020

industry

BSNL extends availability of Rs 499 'Bharat Fiber' plan

BSNL introduced the Rs 499 Bharat Fiber broadband plan in India in February, and it offers 100GB data benefits with up to 20Mbps speeds. This plan wa...

Twitter CEO pledges $1 bn for COVID-19 relief effort

Twitter co-founder and chief executive Jack Dorsey said he was committing $1 billion (roughly Rs 7,600 crores) of his personal fortune to coronavirus...

India's gold imports plunge 73% in March

India's gold imports plunged more than 73% year-on-year in March to their lowest in 6-1/2 years as record domestic prices and a lockdown to curb the ...

MRPL reduces production of diesel, petrol

With the number of vehicles on roads falling sharply in the lockdown period due to the coronavirus spread, the public sector Mangalore Refinery and P...

Azim Premji Foundation commit Rs 1,125 cr to tackle COVID-19 crisis

The Azim Premji Foundation along with Wipro Limited and Wipro Enterprises has committed Rs 1,125 crore to tackle the Covid-19 health crisis in India....

Maruti reports 47% decline in March sales

Country's largest carmaker Maruti Suzuki India (MSI) reported a 47 per cent decline in sales at 83,792 units in March. The company had sold 1,58,076 ...

Tata Group commits Rs 1,500 cr to fight Covid-19

The Tata Group--Tata Trusts and Tata Sons-- is the latest to join the fight against coronavirus and will together donate Rs 1,500 crore towards coron...

Maruti Suzuki Tour S CNG BS6 launched in India

Maruti Suzuki has discreetly launched the BS6-compliant Dzire Tour S CNG, with prices starting at Rs 6.36 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). The company has ...

Indian Oil initiates rare protocol to keep fuel supplies running

As cities shutdown to contain the spread of coronavirus, Indian Oil Corp (IOC) has initiated a rare protocol to safeguard its workforce while at the ...

Soap makers reduce prices, increase production

FMCG players like HUL, Godrej Consumer and Patanjali said they are helping fight the COVID-19 outbreak by reducing the prices of soaps, hygiene produ...

VistaRa to curtail domestic operations on March 22

After GoAir and IndiGo, VistaRa announced that it will be curtailing its domestic operations on Sunday when 'Janata curfew' would be in force. While ...

SpiceJet suspends majority international operations

SpiceJet announced that it will temporarily suspend majority of its international operations from March 21 till April 30. "We will resume the suspend...

COVID-19 impact: Indigo announces pay cut for employees

With curbs on travel causing a severe dent on the revenues of the aviation industry worldwide, Gurugram-based budget carrier IndiGo announced salary ...

Amazon prioritizes medical supplies, staples for delivery

Amazon has made a priority of medical supplies and household staples, putting shipments of other goods on hold to focus on key items during the coron...

Gold falls Rs 80, silver prices decline by Rs 734

Gold on Tuesday went lower by Rs 80 to Rs 39,719 per 10 gram in the national capital following weak global cues and rupee appreciation, according to ...

Flydubai temporarily suspends services to India

Gulf airline flydubai has temporarily suspended its services to India for a month due to travel and visa restrictions in the wake of coronavirus (Cov...

All-new Hyundai Creta launched at Rs 9.99 lakhs

Hyundai has launched the all-new Creta SUV at an introductory price of Rs 9.99 lakhs (ex-showroom) in India. Interestingly, Hyundai has managed to gi...

COVID-19: Air India pilots seek urgent financial aid

Air India pilots sought an urgent financial assistance from the government on Monday for the disinvestment-bound national carrier amid the coronaviru...

Indian retail reels under coronavirus concerns

Amid the rising number of coronavirus cases in the country, the order of closure of malls and multiplexes across many top cities by the respective st...

COVID-19 outbreak: Coal import declines 14% in Feb

India's coal imports registered a decline of 14.1 per cent to 17.01 million tonnes (MT) in February in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak, as per i...