Saturday, January 18, 2020


Centre to set up panel to examine issues on royalty rates for major minerals

The Centre has decided to set up an 11-member panel including mines secretaries from various states, to examine issues pertaining to the revision of ...

Highways sector to see Rs 15 lakh cr investments in 5 yrs: Minister

The government's endeavour for world-class infrastructure will continue unabated with commitment to pump in another Rs 15 lakh crore in the highways ...

Govt extends mandatory FASTag roll-out date to Dec 15

The government announced extending the date to December 15 for making FASTag mandatory for toll payments on national highways. The Ministry of Road ...

Banks unwilling to give Kisan Credit Cards: Minister

Union Minister of State for Agriculture Purushottam Rupala said many banks have been found to be 'unwilling' to extend the Centre's Kisan Credit Card...

Green certificate sales down 61%

Sale of renewable energy certificates declined by 61 per cent to 6.29 lakh units in July as compared to 16.18 lakh in the same month a year ago due t...

IndiGo ties up with global travel aggregator

IndiGo announced that it had entered into a partnership with a global travel aggregator that will allow the latter's users to book tickets of the bud...

North Western Railway earns Rs 197 cr by selling scrap

The North Western Railway has earned Rs 197.47 crore by selling scrap in the financial year 2018-19 against the target of Rs 190 crore, a release sai...

ITC sells brand John Players to Reliance Retail

Conglomerate ITC said it has sold its menswear brand John Players to Reliance Retail for an undisclosed amount. Besides, the Kolkata-based firm has a...

No end of tunnel for HFCs, FY20 looks as difficult as FY19: Report

The liquidity crisis has crimped credit growth for housing finance companies (HFCs) and is unlikely to improve much in FY20, even as the weak externa...

Lupin launches Levothyroxine Sodium tablets in U.S

Drug firm Lupin said it has launched generic Levothyroxine Sodium tablets in the U.S market. The company has launched Levothyroxine Sodium tablets US...

EPFO finalises 8.65% interest for 2018-19

Retirement fund body EPFO has decided to provide 8.65 per cent interest on PF deposits for 2018-19 against 8.55 per cent in the last year to its 6 cr...

Edelweiss, Bank of Singapore sign MoU for strategic partnership

Edelweiss Group said it has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Bank of Singapore to form a strategic partnership to provide clients of b...

Housing sales in southern cities higher than north, west India in 2018: Report

Housing demand and supply were higher in Bengaluru, Chennai and Hyderabad as compared to sales and new launches in the north and west regions, proper...

Motherson Sumi Q3 profit dips 1% to Rs 555 cr

Auto component major Motherson Sumi Systems reported 1.19 per cent drop in consolidated net profit at Rs 554.99 crore for the third quarter ended Dec...

India unlikely to achieve 100 GW solar power target by 2022

  India is unlikely to achieve its target of 100 gigawatt (GW) solar electricity capacity as it faces short-term uncertainty due to imposition of...

Govt to auction 3 mineral blocks in Feb, Mar

The government plans to auction three mineral blocks having reserves of 280.295 million tonne in the current and next month. Of the mines to be aucti...

Govt to form panel for nomadic, semi-nomadic communities

Finance Minister Piyush Goyal said that a committee under Niti Aayog will be set up to complete the task of identifying de-notified, nomadic and semi...

India up one place on global talent competitiveness ranking at 80th

India has moved up one position to rank 80th on the global talent competitive index, but remains a laggard among the BRICS nations, a new survey show...

Discoms' outstanding dues to power generators rise 24% to Rs 39,498 cr

Amid stress in the power sector, woes of electricity generating firms have increased further as their outstanding dues on state distribution companie...

PNB MetLife, ESAF Bank enter into strategic partnership

PNB MetLife and Kerala-based ESAF Small Finance Bank have entered into a strategic partnership to provide customers an expanded financial services su...
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Bank unions call 2-day strike from Jan 31

Michael Debabrata Patra is new RBI deputy governor

ICICI Bank seeks recovery of amounts from Chanda Kochhar

SBI introduces OTP-based ATM cash withdrawal rule

Allahabad Bank shares jump 11% on capital infusion

Benchmark indices end mixed

Gold rises by Rs 32, silver gains Rs 116

China's economy slumps to 6.1% in 2019

Sensex ends 60 pts higher

Exports dip 1.8% in Dec 2019

Amazon to create one million jobs in India by 2025

Silver price jumps Rs 209

Gold rises Rs 256 on strong global trend

Siemens to remain in Australia mining project: CEO

Benchmark indices end mixed

Gold rises by Rs 32, silver gains Rs 116

Sensex ends 60 pts higher

Silver price jumps Rs 209