Airtel launches all-in-one solution for fibre, DTH, mobile services

Airtel launches all-in-one solution for fibre, DTH, mobile services

🕔22:15, 2.Jul 2021

Airtel Black Debuts to Let Users Combine Postpaid, DTH, Fibre Services Under One Single Bill New Delhi, July 2 (IANS) Bharti Airtel on Friday announced the launch of Airtel Black, an all-in-one solution for homes. Under the plan, a customer can

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No proposal to reduce excise duty on petroleum products : FM

No proposal to reduce excise duty on petroleum products : FM

🕔20:04, 2.Jul 2021

Bengaluru, July 2 Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday ruled out any cut in excise duty levied on petroleum products for now. Addressing a press conference here, she said that there is no such proposal at the present to

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India joins OECD/G20 inclusive framework tax deal

India joins OECD/G20 inclusive framework tax deal

🕔18:41, 2.Jul 2021

New Delhi, July 2 (IANS) India has joined the Organisation of Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) and the G20 inclusive framework tax deal that is working towards addressing the tax challenges arising from the digitalisation of the economies globally. Majority of

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Retail, wholesale trade to get MSME status

Retail, wholesale trade to get MSME status

🕔16:29, 2.Jul 2021

New Delhi, July 2  In a major move to support traders in the country, the government has revised guidelines for micro, small and medium enterprises (MSME) to bring retail and wholesale trade under their ambit. Noting that retail and wholesale

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RBI red flags concerns around big tech in financial services

RBI red flags concerns around big tech in financial services

🕔16:28, 2.Jul 2021

New Delhi, July 2  The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has highlighted the likely issues around big tech’s role in the financial services sector and said that concerns such as level playing field with banks and operational risks have intensified

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Signal from ISRO-Coast Guard transmitter saved 7 fishermen

Signal from ISRO-Coast Guard transmitter saved 7 fishermen

🕔15:55, 2.Jul 2021

Chennai, July 2  A timely signal from a distress alert transmitter (DAT) jointly developed by Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) and Indian Coast Guard enabled the latter to save seven fishermen stranded in mid sea. According to the Coast Guard,

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New long only India portfolio launched

New long only India portfolio launched

🕔15:52, 2.Jul 2021

New Delhi, July 2  Christopher Wood, Global Head of Equity Strategy at Jefferies, has announced the launch of a long-only India portfolio similar to the existing long-only Japan and China portfolios. Wood said India has nearly always had a significant

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UP to reopen multiplexes, gyms, stadiums from July 5

UP to reopen multiplexes, gyms, stadiums from July 5

🕔15:50, 2.Jul 2021

Lucknow, July 2  With the situation of the Covid-19 pandemic under control in Uttar Pradesh, the Yogi Adityanath government on Friday said from July 5, cinema halls, multiplexes, gyms and sports stadiums will be allowed to operate in the state

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Memorial in UP villages for Covid victims

Memorial in UP villages for Covid victims

🕔15:48, 2.Jul 2021

Lucknow, July 2  Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has said that a memorial, in the memory of those who have lost their lives to Covid, will come up in each Gram Panchayat in the state. The Chief Minister, according

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NTPC plans Rs 2.5L cr investment in green power

NTPC plans Rs 2.5L cr investment in green power

🕔15:41, 2.Jul 2021

New Delhi, July 2  Betting big on green power, country’s largest power producer NTPC proposes mega listing of its renewable energy subsidiary next fiscal to raise resources to fund its massive clean power play. Sources in government said that the

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IndianOil Organises Free Community Vaccination Camp

IndianOil Organises Free Community Vaccination Camp

🕔15:38, 2.Jul 2021

New Delhi: IndianOil in partnership with Dharmshila Narayana Hospital, Delhi organised a community vaccination camp at its Northern Regional Office in Yusuf Sarai, New Delhi.  In the camp 500 eligible local community members were vaccinated free of cost. Speaking on the

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Railways record Highest ever loading for 10 consecutive respective months from September, 2020 to June, 2021

Railways record Highest ever loading for 10 consecutive respective months from September, 2020 to June, 2021

🕔15:26, 2.Jul 2021

Indian Railways maintains the high momentum in terms of freight loading and earnings for the month of June 2021 In June 2021, Indian Railways freight loading was 112.65 million tonnes which is 11.19 % higher compared to June 2019 (101.31

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Govt mulls regular multi-level monitoring of critical infra projects

Govt mulls regular multi-level monitoring of critical infra projects

🕔13:42, 2.Jul 2021

New Delhi, July 2  The Centre has decided on regular multi-level monitoring of infrastructure projects that are critical to the economic growth and employment generation in the country. As part of the drive, Minister of Commerce and Industry, Railways and

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India agrees to global tax framework on taxing multinationals

India agrees to global tax framework on taxing multinationals

🕔12:22, 2.Jul 2021

United Nations, July 2  India has agreed to a pathbreaking international framework with 129 other countries for taxing multinationals that could impact its ability to tax them and have the potential to douse trade wars over taxing tech giants. India

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Hike in petrol prices, diesel unchanged

Hike in petrol prices, diesel unchanged

🕔12:20, 2.Jul 2021

New Delhi, July 2  In relief to transport sector, OMCs raised petrol prices as global cues pushed fuel prices up across the country on Friday adding to common man’s misery, even as he already grapples with high food prices amid

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130 countries support global minimum tax for world’s largest corporations

130 countries support global minimum tax for world’s largest corporations

🕔08:13, 2.Jul 2021

New Delhi, July 2  US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen and the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) announced on Thursday that 130 countries, including Switzerland, China and India, have agreed to back a global minimum corporate tax rate of

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Payments made in advance may not absolve you from TDS/TCS provisions

Payments made in advance may not absolve you from TDS/TCS provisions

🕔08:10, 2.Jul 2021

New Delhi, July 2  Buyers will have to deduct tax at source at 0.1 per cent of the amount paid for goods for all purchases made during the year post June 30, 2021 if the value of purchases or advance

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Dell, Foxconn, Dixon selected under PLI for making IT hardware

Dell, Foxconn, Dixon selected under PLI for making IT hardware

🕔08:09, 2.Jul 2021

New Delhi, July 2  The Electronics and IT Ministry has selected 14 applicants under the Production-Linked Incentive (PLI) scheme for IT hardware manufacturing in the country. The major international players selected under the incentive scheme are Dell, Wistron, Rising Stars

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Special GST Council meet soon to discuss compensation: Sitharaman

Special GST Council meet soon to discuss compensation: Sitharaman

🕔08:08, 2.Jul 2021

Bengaluru, July 2  Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said on Thursday that a special session of the GST Council will be held soon to discuss all compensation-related issues. Sitharaman, who is on a two-day visit to Karnataka, said that she

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Enhanced revenue collection should now be ‘New Normal’: Sitharaman

Enhanced revenue collection should now be ‘New Normal’: Sitharaman

🕔08:06, 2.Jul 2021

New Delhi, July 2  Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Thursday said that enhanced revenue collection in recent months should now be the “new normal”, as the country has overcome most challenges, including two waves of unprecedented Covid-19 pandemic, in providing

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