New Delhi, Oct 13 : Officials of India and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) will hold a high-level meeting to discuss workers' issues during Overseas Indian Affairs ministry secretary A.K. Agarwal's visit to the Gulf nation beginning on Wednesday.
New Delhi, Oct 13 : The government on Tuesday released an advisory for states on licensing, compliance and liability of on-demand IT-based transportation aggregator taxis operating in the country, putting special emphasis on driver compliance and safety.
Jamshedpur/Kolkata, Oct 13 : Tata Steel has been bestowed with the 'Golden Peacock Global Award for Sustainability' (GPGAS) for the year 2015 by the Institute of Directors, India.
Bangalore, Oct 13 : Infosys, a global leader in consulting, technology, outsourcing and next-generation services, has been inducted into the 'Winner's Circle' in the inaugural HfSIoT Services Blueprint report 2015 by leading analyst firm HfS Research.
New Delhi, Oct 13 : Turner International, a construction management company in the United States, is celebrating its 50 years of global presence with celebratory events in Delhi and Mumbai as a mark to the occasion.
Kolkata /Bangalore, Oct 13 : Ola, a mobile app for personal transportation, on Tuesday announced the launch of the country's first social ride-sharing offering on its app.
New Delhi, Oct 13 : Biscuit and confectionary manufacturer Parle Products has announced the launch of 'Mexitos' - a new brand in the Nacho chips segment.
Mumbai, Oct 13 : Reliance Communications, India's fully-integrated telecom service provider, on Tuesday announced a milestone launch in the Digital Social Media space-Smartcare on Twitter-providing various user account management services to the Company's wireless subscribers via Twitter's live, public platform.
New Delhi, Oct 13 : LG Electronics officially unveiled the LG Nexus 5X today, its third Nexus device in collaboration with Google.
Mumbai/ Kolkata, Oct 13 : Tata Power, India's largest integrated power company, has been a frontrunner in technology adoption and innovation while also setting benchmarks in sustainability.
New Delhi, Oct 13 : Continuing with its commitment to offer customers with the best of telecom products and services, Vodafone India announced that it will launch its 4G services in Karnatakain this year. Important centers, including Bangalore, Mysore, Mangalore and Hubli, will be part of the first wave of the 4G roll-out, which will be launched across the circle in a phased manner.
New Delhi, Oct 13 : Deposits in accounts opened under the Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana have exceeded Rs.25,000 crore, the government said on Tuesday. The deposits have come as low cost deposits.
New Delhi, Oct 13 : Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu has said the much talked about dedicated freight corridor (DFC) project has now been fast-tracked.
Mumbai, Oct 13 : IT major Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) Ltd on Tuesday posted robust net and revenue growth in double digits in rupee terms for second quarter of fiscal 2015-16.
New Delhi, Oct 13 : Reliance Communications senior vice executive president Amit Mathur has been elected as the president of CDMA players industry body Association of Unified Telecom Service Providers of India (AUSPI), a statement said here on Tuesday.
New Delhi, Oct 13 : To promote coastal tourism in the country, the government on Tuesday said that it plans to develop 78 lighthouses as tourist attractions under the public private partnership (PPP) model.
New Delhi, Oct 13 : Union Minister of State for Textiles Santosh Kumar Gangwar will on Wednesday inaugurate the 40th edition of the IHGF Delhi Fair Autumn 2015, which is expected to see the participation of over 5,000 global buyers like Walmart and Carrefour.
Jaipur, Oct 13 : The Rajasthan government on Tuesday signed 27 memoranda of understanding (MOUs) with private companies for urban development, tourism and social development works, entailing an expenditure of around Rs.12,500 crore.
New Delhi, Oct 13 : Eicher Motors' flagship motorcycle brand Royal Enfield on Tuesday said that it has opened its first exclusive showrooms in Paris and Madrid.
New Delhi, Oct 13 : Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) chairperson Anita Kapur today said that the new black money law, which is intended to be harsh, will help clear the menace that had not been able to address the problem for many years.
Bengaluru, Oct 13 : India's leading e-tailers Flipkart, Snapdeal and Amazon have locked in no-holds bar branding wars to push merchandise sales in the upcoming festive season through the digital world.
New Delhi, Oct 13 : The NDMC is issuing notices to officers and employees who have failed to maintain cleanliness in NDMC buildings, the civic body said on Tuesday.
Chennai, Oct 13 : India Index Services and Products Ltd (IISPL) on Tuesday announced the launch of four new indices tracking securities, of varying maturity periods, issued by the government.
Mumbai, Oct 13 : The Anil Ambani-led Reliance Power announced on Tuesday that it has appointed N.Venugopala Rao as its CEO with immediate effect.
Bengaluru, Oct 13 : Management consulting services company Accenture on Tuesday said that it was expanding its innovation centre here for IBM Technologies.
Mumbai, Oct 13 : Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) Ltd on Tuesday reported net profit of Rs.6,055 crore for second quarter of fiscal, posting 14.5 percent growth over last year and 6.1 per cent sequentially under the Indian accounting standard.
Kolkata, Oct 13 : The Kolkata Metro railways on Tuesday launched a mobile app to help commuters access travel details at their fingertips.
Mumbai, Oct 13 : Caution over the ongoing results season, weak global cues, dwindling rupee value coupled with reduced chances of a lending rate cut depressed investors and led to a barometer index of the Indian equities to shed 58 points on Tuesday.
Kolkata, Oct 13 : The Volkswagen emission cheating scandal is a "huge image disaster" for the entire German car industry even though it is more a software issue than engineering, German Consul General Olaf Iversen said on Tuesday.
New Delhi, Oct 13 : Indian refiners on Tuesday paid Iran USD 700 million towards part settlement of its oil dues, in the second instalment payment following Iran's landmark nuclear deal with world powers in July paved the way for easing sanctions against the country.
New Delhi, Oct 13 : Internet giant Google's most premium Nexus smartphone till date - Huawei Nexus 6P - will not be made in India yet, Huawei officials said on Tuesday.
New Delhi, Oct 13 : IAS officer Alkesh Sharma would be the new chief executive officer and managing director of the Delhi-Mumbai Industrial Corridor Development Corporation, an official said on Tuesday.
New Delhi, Oct 13 : The government on Tuesday notified the much-awaited spectrum trading norms, more than a month after the cabinet nod, thus allowing telecom service providers to start to trade airwaves that in turn will help in service quality improvement.
New Delhi, Oct 13 : Flipkart, India's biggest e-tailer, has sold over 10 lakh products on October 13 in the first 10 hours of 'The Big Billion Days' five-day sale.
Srinagar, Oct 13 : Jammu and Kashmir's business chambers on Tuesday asked the central government to return power projects of the state run by National Hydroelectric Power Corporation (NHPC) "illegally" and declare the state as a free economic zone.
Mumbai, Oct 13 : The market ended with heavy volatility straining the Sensex down 57.58 points at 26846.53. The Nifty slipped 11.90 points trading at 8131.70.
New Delhi, Oct 13 : Amazon India has tripled its warehousing capacity to five million cubic feet since last Diwali and has lined up one million products for next day delivery as the country's two largest online retail rivals launch simultaneous five day sales on Tuesday.
New Delhi, Oct 13 : Leading business chamber FICCI on Tuesday urged the Centre to take new initiatives to boost medical tourism in India including multiple-entry medical visa to enable easy followup treatment for foreigners.
Mumbai, Oct 13 : P.S. Jayakumar took charge here on Tuesday as managing director and chief executive officer of the state-run Bank of Baroda (BoB) following a weekend of raids on its Delhi branch by the CBI over a forex fraud case.
Mumbai, Oct 13 : Caution over the ongoing results season and weak global cues coupled with reduced chances of a lending rate cut depressed investors leading to a barometer index of the Indian equities provisionally closing 63 points down on Tuesday.
New Delhi, Oct 13 : The Delhi High Court on Tuesday issued notice to the city government on a plea of app-based cab service provider Uber India which challenged the City Taxi Scheme 2015 claiming that the Delhi government had exceeded its jurisdiction.
Kolkata, Oct 13 : Citing the necessity to promote friendlier labour-industry relations, the central government is in the process of amalgamating 44 labour laws into four sets of labour codes, a union minister said here on Tuesday.
Agartala, Oct 13 : The Tripura government has deferred the commencement of direct bus service between Agartala and Kolkata via Dhaka after a state government official was manhandled in the Bangladeshi capital, an official said on Tuesday.
Mumbai, Oct 13 : Caution over the ongoing results season and weak global cues coupled with reduced chances of a lending rate cut depressed investors leading to a barometer index of the Indian equity markets shedding 117 points or 0.43 percent during mid-afternoon trade on Tuesday.
Mumbai, Oct 13 : Japanese life insurer Nippon Life Insurance will acquire 14 percent additional stakes in Reliance Capital Asset Management Ltd for Rs.1,196 crore (USD 184 million), both the companies said on Tuesday.
Kolkata, Oct 13 : Employment Exchanges across the nation will soon be converted into National Career Counselling Centres (NCCC) which will facilitate in discovering job opportunities for those enrolled, a union minister said here on Tuesday.
New Delhi, Oct 13 : Bharti Airtel will offer iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus from Friday through 235 of its retail stores across the country, a company statement said here on Tuesday.
New Delhi, Oct 13 : Industrial output surged 6.4 percent (YOY) in August, giving the highest since October 2012. As per the data released on Monday, the numbers exceeded the analyst expectations by providing a robust data pointer to a rebounding economy.
New Delhi, Oct 13 : If you are rejecting the idea of buying the similar looking iPhone 6s, you could consider purchasing the older model iPhone 6, which can now be availed at a 30 percent discount on e-commerce site Snapdeal.
New Delhi, Oct 13 : FICCI secretary general Dr. A Didar Singh has said the growth in manufacturing seems to be accelerating and the coming months might see a transformation in the same trajectory.
Mumbai, Oct 13 (ANI-NewsVoir): n-gage, a 360 degree lifestyle chat app was recently launched in India by Ajit Patel, CEO of WeMet Group. Offering features and functions that aim to change the way people communicate, this app will enables users with or without a Smartphone to make one to one or group video calls.
New Delhi, Oct 13 : Bengaluru-based self-drive car rental service provider Voler is looking to capture major space with its knowledge of the industry and operational expertise to manage 2,000 cars and multiple offices in India, a top official of the company has said.
Mumbai, Oct 13 : The market opened marginally lower with the Sensex down 33.62 points at 26855.55. Nifty on the other hand slipped 21.65 points trading at 8121.95.
Kolkata, Oct 12 : New York based iconic footwear brand Steve Madden on Monday announced the opening of its flagship store in Kolkata.
Mumbai, Oct 13 : A benchmark index for Indian equities, the sensitive index (Sensex) of the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE), on Tuesday opened lower and was trading at 26,853.95 points some 22 minutes after the opening bell.
London, Oct 13 : Volkswagen's British managing director Paul Willis has said about 400,000 Volkswagen cars in Britain will need changes to their fuel injection system.
New Delhi, Oct 12 : The union surface transport and highways ministry was on Monday conferred with ISO 9001 : 2008 certification for monitoring, planning, development and maintenance of highway infrastructure and road transport in India, an official statement said.
Mumbai, Oct 12 : Tata Motors on Monday announced the launch of its celebration edition range of passenger vehicles and cash back offers for the forthcoming festive season.
New Delhi, Oct 12 : India's defence ministry on Monday signed a contract with Slovenian company Pipestral for 194 microlight aircraft for the air force, navy and the NCC, a statement said.
New Delhi, Oct 12 : The Consumer Price Inflation (CPI) for the month of September stood at 4.41 percent, the government data released on Monday said.