Govt calls for applications for new SEBI Chairman

Govt calls for applications for new SEBI Chairman

🕔07:40, 28.Jan 2020

New Delhi, Jan 28  Effectively seeking to end the tenure of Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) Chairman Ajay Tyagi, the Finance Ministry has in a quiet move called for applications to fill up the post. An order dated

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Jio largest in revenue, customers base: India Ratings

Jio largest in revenue, customers base: India Ratings

🕔07:37, 28.Jan 2020

New Delhi, Jan 28  Reliance Jio has become the largest telecom player by revenue and subscriber base, India Ratings said on Monday. Reliance Jio Infocomm Ltd has remained aggressive in subscriber acquisition and has become the largest player in terms

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Paytm Payments Bank unveils new AI-driven security measures

Paytm Payments Bank unveils new AI-driven security measures

🕔07:35, 28.Jan 2020

New Delhi, Jan 28  Paytm Payments Bank on Monday announced Artificial Intelligence (AI)-driven security measures to safeguard users from fraudsters and protect their transactions. One of the new features analyses ‘rogue’ apps on user devices which might trigger fraudulent transactions

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Over 1,000 companies participating in DefExpo 2020

Over 1,000 companies participating in DefExpo 2020

🕔07:34, 28.Jan 2020

New Delhi, Jan 28  Over 1,000 companies, including 165 offshore enterprises are participating in the 11th edition of the biennial mega defence exhibition, DefExpo 2020, scheduled to be held in Uttar Pradesh capital Lucknow between February 5 and February 9.

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Maruti Suzuki increases price of select models

Maruti Suzuki increases price of select models

🕔07:32, 28.Jan 2020

New Delhi, Jan 28  Maruti Suzuki India on Monday announced an increase in prices for select models, with immediate effect, due to increase in input costs. In a statement, the automobile major said that the price hike is up to

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‘Air India deal sweeter than expected’: Aviation experts

‘Air India deal sweeter than expected’: Aviation experts

🕔07:30, 28.Jan 2020

New Delhi, Jan 28 The proposed Air India deal offered by the government is sweeter than expected, said a senior executive of a private airline. He said that given the number of aircraft owned by Air India and its low-cost subsidiary

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BSES, Schneider Electric ink MoU to boost safer, smarter power usage

BSES, Schneider Electric ink MoU to boost safer, smarter power usage

🕔07:29, 28.Jan 2020

New Delhi, Jan 28 With a view to promote power consumer safety and sustainable growth, Delhi distribution company (discom) BSES Yamuna Power Ltd (BYPL) on Monday announced it has signed an MoU with French energy major Schneider Electric designed to make

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Budget may bring in new policy to revive power discoms

Budget may bring in new policy to revive power discoms

🕔07:27, 28.Jan 2020

New Delhi, Jan 28  The upcoming Union Budget may bring about a new policy to reduce the losses of power distribution company and revive them. Union Power Minister R.K. Singh on Monday said that the Power Ministry has discussed and

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IndiGo profit jumps 168% to Rs 496 crore in Q3

IndiGo profit jumps 168% to Rs 496 crore in Q3

🕔07:26, 28.Jan 2020

New Delhi, Jan 28  Riding high on peak season travel demand and enhanced connectivity, low-cost carrier IndiGo has reported 168 per cent jump in net profit to Rs 496 crore in the quarter ending December 2019. In the corresponding quarter

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PM Modi fulfilled Mahatma’s dream with CAA: Rajnath

PM Modi fulfilled Mahatma’s dream with CAA: Rajnath

🕔07:24, 28.Jan 2020

Mangaluru, Jan 28  Defending the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA), Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday held that the amendment of the Act by Parliament in December fulfilled dreams of Mahatma Gandhi. “Prime Minister Narendra Modi has fulfilled Gandhiji’s dream by

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No scope for outside interference: Naidu on CAA Debate in European Parliament

No scope for outside interference: Naidu on CAA Debate in European Parliament

🕔07:23, 28.Jan 2020

New Delhi, Jan 28  Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu on Monday hit out at European Union (EU) lawmakers for moving resolutions on Jammu and Kashmir and the Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA), saying India did not need “advice or guidance” and

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Text message reminder for passport renewal

Text message reminder for passport renewal

🕔07:20, 28.Jan 2020

New Delhi, Jan 28 The government has started a text message phone reminder service that will remind passport holders to renew their passports in time. As per a press note issued by the regional passport office of Coimbatore, the Ministry

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Dubai’s Burj Khalifa lights up in Indian flag colours

Dubai’s Burj Khalifa lights up in Indian flag colours

🕔07:19, 28.Jan 2020

Dubai, Jan 28  The Burj Khalifa, the world’s tallest building, celebrated the Indian Republic Day by displaying the tricolours on its LED facade. Colours of the Indian flag lit up the tower at 8.10 p.m. on Sunday, reports the Khaleej

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GAIL organises Industry Meet on Digital Transformation

GAIL organises Industry Meet on Digital Transformation

🕔07:13, 28.Jan 2020

New Delhi, January 28, 2020: In order to share knowledge and experience about cutting edge digital technologies among India’s oil and gas companies, GAIL (India) Limited today organised an Industry Meet on Digital Transformation here. Inaugurating the Industry Meet, GAIL Chairman

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REC Bags ICAI Award for Financial Reporting

REC Bags ICAI Award for Financial Reporting

🕔06:58, 28.Jan 2020

Jaipur: REC Limited received the ICAI Award for Excellence in Financial Reporting for FY2018-19 in ‘Public Sector Entities’ category. REC was recognised for its disclosure practices in its first Ind-As (Indian Accounting Standards) financial statements and Annual Report, and was

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HDFC Q3 net jumps 4 times to Rs 8,372 cr on one-time gain

HDFC Q3 net jumps 4 times to Rs 8,372 cr on one-time gain

🕔06:57, 28.Jan 2020

New Delhi, Jan 28 Mortgage lender HDFC on Monday reported about a fourfold jump in profit at Rs 8,372.49 crore for the quarter ended December 31 on a yearly comparison while its Board approved to raise up to Rs 45,000 crore

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Air India may operate B747 to bring back Indians from China

Air India may operate B747 to bring back Indians from China

🕔06:54, 28.Jan 2020

New Delhi, Jan 28  The government has asked Air India to be ready to operate a special flight for bringing back vulnerable Indians, including university students from China, in the wake of rising worries over coronavirus outbreak in Wuhan province

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Health Ministry accelerates efforts to keep nCoV at bay

Health Ministry accelerates efforts to keep nCoV at bay

🕔15:58, 27.Jan 2020

New Delhi, Jan 27 In the wake of the novel coronavirus outbreak in China with Wuhan being the epicentre of the disease, the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare has accelerated its efforts to prevent the disease from enting

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PFC lists global notes of $750 mln on India INX

PFC lists global notes of $750 mln on India INX

🕔15:53, 27.Jan 2020

New Delhi, Jan 27 State-owned Power Finance Corporation Limited (PFC) on Monday listed its global notes on India INX’s Global Securities Market (GSM), GIFT IFSCs leading primary market platform for raising funds from global investors. The listings are of $750

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PM to address global potato conclave in Gujarat on Tuesday

PM to address global potato conclave in Gujarat on Tuesday

🕔15:52, 27.Jan 2020

New Delhi, 27 Jan Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the 3rd Global Potato Conclave at Gandhinagar, Gujarat through video conferencing on Tuesday. The three-day mega conference begins on January 28 and ends on January 30. During the event, the

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