RBI slaps Rs 5 crore penalty on Karur Vysya Bank

RBI slaps Rs 5 crore penalty on Karur Vysya Bank

🕔08:00, 29.Sep 2018

Mumbai, Sep 29  The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has imposed a penalty of Rs 5 crore on Karur Vysya Bank for non-compliance of its directives. According to a RBI statement on Friday, the penalty was imposed for non-compliance with

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‘Indo-Spain bilateral trade can grow by 20% annually’

‘Indo-Spain bilateral trade can grow by 20% annually’

🕔07:59, 29.Sep 2018

Kolkata, Sep 29  The annual bilateral trade between India and Spain has the potential to grow at a rate of 20 per cent for the next five years if the world economy does not slip into protectionism, Spain’s Ambassador in

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India’s forex reserves up $1.3 bn

India’s forex reserves up $1.3 bn

🕔07:50, 29.Sep 2018

Mumbai, Sep 29 India’s foreign exchange (forex) reserves rose $1.3 billion during the week ended September 21, official data showed on Friday. According to the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) weekly statistical supplement, the overall forex reserves increased to $401.79

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Hindi Fortnight Celebrations Concludes at NLC India Ltd.

Hindi Fortnight Celebrations Concludes at NLC India Ltd.

🕔20:11, 28.Sep 2018

Hindi Fortnight was celebrated in NLC India Limited from 14-09-2018 to   28-09-2018. The valedictory function of the same was organized on 28th September 2018 at Learning & Development Centre, Neyveli. Shri V.Thangapandian, Director (Power) NLCIL, the chief guest of the

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Uzbekistan President to visit India

Uzbekistan President to visit India

🕔15:18, 28.Sep 2018

New Delhi, Sep 28  Uzbekistan President Shavkat Mirziyoyev will arrive here on Sunday on a two-day visit, the External Affairs Ministry said on Friday. He will be accompanied by a high-level delegation in what will be his first visit to

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GST Council sets up GoM on imposing cess in case of disasters

GST Council sets up GoM on imposing cess in case of disasters

🕔15:16, 28.Sep 2018

New Delhi, Sep 28  The GST Council on Friday decided to set up a seven-member Group of Ministers (GoM) to look into Kerala’s demand for imposing an additional cess over GST to meet the financial requirements in case of a

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Goa cabinet reshuffle leaves party cadres frustrated, angry

Goa cabinet reshuffle leaves party cadres frustrated, angry

🕔15:14, 28.Sep 2018

Panaji, Sep 28  The Goa cabinet reshuffle has led to anger and frustration not just among MLAs but also their supporters, some of whom have threatened to block water supply to half of the state, while a taxi drivers’ body

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Say ‘namaskar’, not ‘good morning’, says Vice President

Say ‘namaskar’, not ‘good morning’, says Vice President

🕔14:58, 28.Sep 2018

Panaji, Sep 28  Indians should let go the colonial mindset and greet people with ‘namaskar’ rather than with ‘good morning’, ‘good afternoon’ and ‘good evening’, Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu said on Friday. Naidu, speaking at a convocation ceremony organised

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SC opens Sabarimala gates to women aged 10-50

SC opens Sabarimala gates to women aged 10-50

🕔14:45, 28.Sep 2018

New Delhi, Sep 28  The Supreme Court on Friday opened the gates of the Sabarimala temple dedicated to Lord Ayyappa in Kerala to the women in the 10-50 age group, saying the ban violated their fundamental rights and constitutional guarantees.

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Trump ‘looks forward’ to visiting India: US official

Trump ‘looks forward’ to visiting India: US official

🕔14:14, 28.Sep 2018

New York, Sep 28  US President Donald Trump “looks forward” to visiting India but the timing will depend on his other commitments, according to a senior State Department official. “I am certain that President Trump looks forward to being able

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Sushma Swaraj warns of terrorism threat at Saarc meeting, avoids Qureshi

Sushma Swaraj warns of terrorism threat at Saarc meeting, avoids Qureshi

🕔14:10, 28.Sep 2018

United Nations, Sep 28  Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj carefully avoided any interaction with Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi at the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (Saarc) meeting of ministers, walking out after issuing a call to

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India to have over 700 mn smartphone users by 2022: Counterpoint

India to have over 700 mn smartphone users by 2022: Counterpoint

🕔14:09, 28.Sep 2018

New Delhi, Sep 28  More than a billion smartphones will be sold in India over the next five years, taking the number of users to surpass 700 million by 2022, Counterpoint Research said on Friday. Mid-range smartphones (roughly Rs 14,000-Rs

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Modi attends Combined Commanders’ conference in Jodhpur

Modi attends Combined Commanders’ conference in Jodhpur

🕔14:08, 28.Sep 2018

Jodhupur, Sep 28  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday attended a Combined Commanders’ conference here to commemorate the second anniversary of the cross-Line of Control (LoC) “surgical strikes” carried out against militant launch pads in Pakistan. The Prime Minister was

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Tariq Anwar quits NCP, LS after Pawar praises Modi

Tariq Anwar quits NCP, LS after Pawar praises Modi

🕔14:00, 28.Sep 2018

Katihar (Bihar), Sep 28  Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) General Secretary Tariq Anwar on Friday quit the party and the Lok Sabha, expressing his disagreement with party chief Sharad Pawar who gave a clean chit to Prime Minister Narendra Modi in

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Petroleum Minister to launch SATAT initiative to promote Compressed Bio-Gas

Petroleum Minister to launch SATAT initiative to promote Compressed Bio-Gas

🕔14:00, 28.Sep 2018

Shri Dharmendra Pradhan, Union Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas & Skill Development and Entrepreneurship will kick off an innovative initiative in New Delhi on 1st October, 2018, with PSU Oil Marketing Companies (OMCs ,i.e. IOC, BPCL and HPCL) inviting

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Tripura gets new Chief Secretary

Tripura gets new Chief Secretary

🕔06:44, 28.Sep 2018

Agartala, Sep 28  Additional Chief Secretary Lalit Kumar Gupta will be the new Chief Secretary of Tripura, replacing Sanjeev Ranjan, who had been earlier appointed the Chairman of the National Highways Authority of India, an official said on Thursday. Gupta

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Modi dedicates UN ‘Champions of the Earth’ award to nation

Modi dedicates UN ‘Champions of the Earth’ award to nation

🕔06:41, 28.Sep 2018

New Delhi, Sep 28  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday expressed his gratitude to the global community for conferring upon him the United Nations (UN)’s “Champions of the Earth” award and dedicated it to the countrymen and the country’s tradition

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Walmart investing $25m to improve Indian farmers’ livelihood

Walmart investing $25m to improve Indian farmers’ livelihood

🕔06:37, 28.Sep 2018

Bengaluru, Sep 28  Global retail giant Walmart on Thursday said it will invest Rs 181 crore till 2023 to improve the livelihood of Indian farmers in keeping with the government’s ambitious goal of doubling farmers’ income by 2022. “Walmart Foundation

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Russia, Pakistan sign MoU on gas pipeline from Iran

Russia, Pakistan sign MoU on gas pipeline from Iran

🕔06:36, 28.Sep 2018

Moscow, Sep 28 Russia and Pakistan signed a memorandum of understanding on implementing a project to build an underwater gas pipeline from Iran to Pakistan and India, the Russian Energy Ministry said in a statement Thursday. “The memorandum provides for the

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RBI likely to hike repo rate by 25 bps: SBI report

RBI likely to hike repo rate by 25 bps: SBI report

🕔06:35, 28.Sep 2018

Mumbai, Sep 28  The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) is expected to hike its key lending rate by 25 basis points in October, a SBI Ecowrap report said on Thursday. According to the report, the expected rate hike might not

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