New Delhi, July 28 : Taking a serious view on some income tax officials passing a resolution against the Revenue Department, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday warned them of disciplinary action, calling it an "act of insubordination."
New Delhi, July 28 : More units of the Nissan Micra than any other car were exported from India in June.
Mumbai, July 28 : The Indian equity markets on Thursday provisionally closed at new highs in almost a year, riding on short covering and expectations of a major economic legislation getting parliament's approval.
New Delhi, July 28 (ANI- Business Wire India): Biocon branded formulations business announced the launch of a new patient support program 'Ek Prayaas' through a nationwide awareness drive for Hepatitis C on the occasion of 'World Hepatitis Day' on July 28th.
New Delhi, July 28 (ANI-BusinessWireIndia): The Indian Government's initiative of 'Housing for All by 2022' is a positive one, but if it has to become a reality, there is a dire need to speed things up.
New Delhi, July 28 : A dangerous link between polluted air and childhood mental illness is exposed in a newly published study by Swedish researchers. Blueair, a world leading Air Purification Company founded in Sweden 20 years ago, described the research the first of its kind to study the impact of polluted air on young children and adolescents under 18-years as a frightening warning to national lawmakers and city authorities around the world.
New Delhi, July 28 : An affiliate of the ConAgra Foods Inc. of USA AgroTech Foods Limited announced the launch of its new breakthrough product, ACT II Popcorn Pop 'n' Serve Tub.
New Delhi, July 28 : The Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority has called upon all Central Autonomous Bodies (CABs), which have not yet adopted NPS (National Pension System) to do so without further delay.
New Delhi, July 28 : Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) General Secretary Sitaram Yechury on Thursday reiterated that the BJP-led central government was shying away from convening an all-party meeting on the GST Bill.
Mumbai,July 28 : Mahindra Holidays & Resorts India Limited on Thursday announced the launch of its new resort in Hatgad, Maharashtra, six kilometers from the hill station of Saputara, Gujarat. Spread over an area consisting of approximately three acres, "Club Mahindra Hatgad" is located on the Nashik - Saputara road with breathtaking views of the Saputara Hills as well as of the famed Hatgad Fort.
Mumbai, July 28 : Indian equity markets traded in the green on Thursday, supported by increased chances of the GST (Goods and Services Tax) Bill getting parliament's nod during its ongoing monsoon session and a firm rupee.
Panaji, July 28 : An Oman Air flight from Muscat to Chennai made an emergency landing at Goa's Dabolim international airport on Thursday after a woman passenger suffered a cardiac arrest and died.
Panaji, July 28 : There is no proposal to host the Defence Expo 2016 in Goa in the future, state Industries Minister Mahadev Naik said on Thursday.
Mumbai, July 28 : Jet Airways, India's premiere international airline, on Thursday announced special offers as part of #GrabYourFreedom sale to celebrate India's Independence Day.
New Delhi, July 28 : AgroTech Foods Limited, an affiliate of ConAgra Foods Inc. of USA, makers of India's favourite popcorn ACT II announced the launch of its new breakthrough product - ACTII Popcorn Pop 'n' Serve Tub.
New Delhi, July 28 : The government is carefully considering the suggestions made by the trade and industry on the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Bill, a top CBEC official said here on Thursday.
Panaji, July 28 : Goa on Thursday suspended bus services to Karnataka following an ongoing river dispute between the two states.
New Delhi, July 28 : Thousands of autorickshaws returned to the roads on Thursday amid a continuing strike by some unions, but passengers complained that those still on strike forced them out of the plying autos.
Mumbai, July 28 : Indian equity markets traded in the green on Thursday supported by increased chances of the GST (Goods and Services Tax) Bill clearing parliament during its ongoing monsoon session and a firm rupee.
New Delhi, July 28 : Leading payment gateway aggregator PayUBiz hits a total processed value (TPV) of half a billion dollar per month. Catering to large enterprise merchants, PayUBiz currently has more than 10,000 merchants hailing from multiple industry verticals.
New Delhi, July 28 : Hyderabad-based mobile learning management platform Byndr announced raising of funds worth USD 700,000 in seed funding from the Education Design Studio (premier Ed-tech accelerator at the University of Pennsylvania), Ben Franklin Technology Partners, and a group of angel investors.
New Delhi, July 28 : Online aggregator AHA Taxis announced its partnership with PayPal to integrate its payment gateway for ease of online payment transactions for international customers.
New Delhi, July 28 (ANI- Business Wire India): Enhancing customer experience is at the heart of Tata AIA Life Pvt. Ltd.'s (Tata AIA Life) efforts to foster customer satisfaction. With a view to reinforce its belief of 'Making good happen' for its customers and to provide the 'Ease of doing business' for them, the company has introduced a host of initiatives to improve its customer experience.
New Delhi, July 28 (ANI-BusinessWireIndia): L&T Infotech, a global information technology services and solutions company has announced a strategic partnership with GE Digital combining LTI's diverse industrial capabilities with GE's Predix cloud-based operating system for the Industrial Internet.
Mumbai, July 28 : An IndiGo airlines Dubai-Calicut flight was diverted to Mumbai on Thursday after a passenger behaved in an unruly manner and was taken away for questioning, authorities said.
Shimla, July 28 : The population of the golden mahseer, a popular freshwater sport and food fish, is going to prosper in the rivers of Himachal Pradesh, with the state fisheries department succeeding in breeding it in captivity for the first time.
Mumbai, July 28 : An Indigo airlines Dubai-Calicut flight was diverted to Mumbai on Thursday after a passenger's "unruly behaviour", an official said.
Mumbai, July 28 : Buoyed by the progress of Goods and Services Tax (GST) bill, the key Indian equity market indices opened in green on Thursday.
Jammu, July 28 : The strategic Jammu-Srinagar national highway was closed on Thursday due to landslides, resulting in the suspension of Amarnath Yatra.
Tura (Meghalaya)/New Delhi, July 27 : Meghalaya Chief Minister Mukul Sangma on Wednesday undertook an aerial survey of the flood-affected areas in the state's West Garo Hills district, even as National People's Party president Conrad K Sangma raised the issue in parliament and demanded they be declared a national calamity.
New Delhi, July 27 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi will preside over a crucial meeting of the NITI Aayog on Thursday wherein a "concrete shape" may be given to country's first-ever 15-year vision document for accelerating all-round development, sources said.
Allan/Manchester, July 27 : SESAME, the pioneering new regional laboratory for the Middle East and neighbouring countries, on Wednesday publicly announced its first call for proposals for experiments.
Mumbai, Jul 27 : Indian benchmark indices ended marginally higher on Wednesday, with Sensex up 47.81 points to 28024.33 and Nifty up 25.15 points to 8615.80.
New Delhi, July 27 : The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved the revised cost estimate for projects under the National Automotive Testing and R&D Infrastructure Project (NATRIP), an official statement said.
New Delhi, July 27 : The telecom story in India, generally speaking, has been a "success story" the vexed issue of "call drop" has hit it like a black spot, new Telecom Minister Manoj Sinha told parliament on Wednesday
New Delhi, July 27 : The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved a proposal to raise foreign shareholding limit in Indian stock exchanges from 5 to 15 per cent, an official statement said.
Kolkata, July 27 : Gulf Oil Lubricants will focus on passenger automotive segment and plans to invest Rs 150 crore in its new plant in Chennai, a top company official said on Wednesday.
New Delhi, July 27 : In a bid to strengthen the chances of passage of the crucial GST Bill, the Union Cabinet here on Wednesday approved key changes in the proposed legislation, including dropping the proposed one per cent additional tax on inter-state sale, sources said.
New Delhi, July 27 : Taking a crucial step towards checking black money, the Lok Sabha on Wednesday passed the Benami Transactions Amendment Bill with the new legislation having provisions for confiscating 'benami' (proxy) assets.
New Delhi, July 27 : The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved doing away with the existing guidelines for establishing joint venture companies by defence public sector undertakings (DPSUs).
New Delhi, July 27 : The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved the setting up of All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in Punjab's Bhatinda district, said an official statement.
New Delhi, July 27 : The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved the amendment in relevant clauses of the Central Agricultural University Act (CAU), 1992 to include Nagaland under the jurisdiction of CAU, Imphal, an official statement said.
New Delhi, July 27 : The Union Cabinet here on Wednesday approved key changes in the GST Constitutional Amendment Bill, including dropping the one per cent additional tax on inter state sale as proposed in current bill, sources said.
New Delhi, July 27 : The cabinet on Wednesday approved the policy for awarding waterfronts and associated lands to port dependent industries in all major ports of the country, said an official statement.
New Delhi, July 27 : The union cabinet has decided to rescind an earlier government decision to set up concurrent evaluation office (CEO) for managing Concurrent Evaluation Network (CENET) in the Ministry of Rural Development, an official statement said on Wednesday.
Kolkata, July 27 : Japanese chemical major Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation (MCC) on Wednesday signed a share purchase agreement with The Chatterjee Group for sale of its majority stake in its Indian subsidiary MCC PTA India Corp Pvt Ltd (MCPI).
Lucknow, July 27 : Private sector bank ICICI Bank Ltd inaugurated a new branch at Malihabad town in Lucknow district.
Mumbai, July 27 : All petrol and diesel retailers stations across Maharashtra have threatened to shut down from August 1 if the state government does not withdraw its recent directive on 'no helmet-no fuel' rule for two-wheelers, an association official said on Wednesday.
New Delhi, July 27 : National passenger carrier Air India on Wednesday said that it has set up two specialised check-in counters at the New Delhi Metro station of Airport Express line.
Guwahati, July 27 : Over 15 lakh people are marooned by the current wave of floods in Assam in 19 districts even as there are reports that new areas have been inundated by surging waters of Brahmaputra river and its tributaries.
Mumbai, July 27 : Petrol and diesel stations across Maharashtra have threatened to shut down from August 1 if the state government does not withdraw the "no helmet-no fuel" rule for two-wheelers.
Mumbai, July 27 : Budget passenger carrier SpiceJet on Wednesday said that it has incorporated a wholly owned subsidiary "SpiceJet Merchandise Private Limited".
New Delhi, July 27 : West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi here on Wednesday and sought a loan waiver and adequate central funds especially in view of floods in her state.
New Delhi, July 27 : Fifteen-year-old entrepreneur Akshat Mittal, who helped daily commuters of the capital to solve the problem of carpooling with his odd-even.com, on Wednesday announced the launch of his second venture ChangeMyIndia.org.
New Delhi, July 27 : The Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) is set to launch the facility of travel insurance for passengers who book tickets on its website. The service, scheduled to come into effect from September, can be availed at a premium of Re 1.
New Delhi, July 27 : Indian Railways has sanctioned a proposal to install 162 CCTV cameras at the cost of Rs 3.26 crore at 10 stations falling in Maoist-affected "Red Corridor" for round-the-clock monitoring, parliament was told on Wednesday.
Gurgaon, July 27 : Gurgaon's Mini Secretariat, which houses offices of many state government departments, owes nearly Rs 1.86 crore in electricity bills to Dakshin Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam, and has left the power company clueless about how to recover the money.
New Delhi, July 27 : The Supreme Court on Wednesday asked public sector undertaking NBCC to examine whether the distance between two disputed building towers at realty major Supertech's Emerald Court Complex in Greater Noida was in accordance with building regulations.
New Delhi, July 27 : The Quality Council of India (QCI), a Government of India body which propagates the adoption and adherence to quality standards in all important spheres of activities has announced the 11th edition of its flagship event- National Quality Conclave (NQC).
New Delhi, July 27 : Management Development Institute (MDI), India's premier business schools has joined hands with the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) Centre of Excellence for Sustainable Development (CII-CESD) with an aim to promote transparency in decision-making in the private sector as well as increased public participation.