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IT sector seeks government support in view of increasing global ...
New Delhi, Dec 10 : The IT industry on Saturday sought government support in view of the increasing global trends of protectionism and anti-globalisation, during the pre-Budget consultative meeting with Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, an official statement said.

Delegation of IT companies meets FM, put forward their concerns
New Delhi [India], Dec. 10: A delegation of Information and Technology industry on Saturday met Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley to discuss their concerns before the budget exercise.

Organisations spend 5.6% of IT budget on security: Gartner
Mumbai, Dec 9 : Organisations spend an average of 5.6 per cent of the overall IT budget on security and risk management, market research firm Gartner said on Friday.

Demonetisation has had an adverse impact: Air India Express
New Delhi, Dec 5 : National passenger carrier Air India's international budget subsidiary Air India Express on Monday said that demonetisation has had an adverse impact on the number of passengers flying out of India.

AirAsia India appoints Amar Abrol as Managing Director
Bengaluru, Dec 5 : Budget passenger carrier AirAsia India on Monday announced the appointment of Amar Abrol as its Managing Director in addition to his role as Chief Executive Officer (CEO).

US House of Representatives passes $611 bn defence bill
Washington, Dec 3 : The US House of Representatives has authorised a $611 billion defence budget for 2017.

Foreign make-up artistes paid thrice more than Indians: Subhash ...
New Delhi, Dec 2 : Indian filmmakers lack trust in homegrown make-up artistes and are sometimes even ready to shell out thrice their budget to sign up foreign talent, says Subhash Shinde, who has been working with movie stars -- especially in Bollywood -- for over two decades.

Fiscal deficit Rs 4.24 lakh crore in April-October
New Delhi, Nov 30 : India's fiscal deficit during April-October 2016 touched 79.3 per cent of the budgeted figure or Rs 4.24 lakh crore, as per the figures released by the Controller General of Accounts (CGA) on Wednesday.

Thousands suffer as doctors go on strike in Sri Lanka
Colombo, Nov 30 : Medical services in Sri Lanka came to a standstill and thousands suffered as doctors went on strike in the island nation on Wednesday against certain proposals in the country's budget for next year.

Goibibo enables guest houses, BnB's and budget hotels to collect ...
New Delhi [India], Nov 29 : In the backdrop of the demonetization drive, Goibibo has launched a feature for its partner properties to collect online payments from their walk-in and offline customers.

Guwahati has potential to be major airline hub: SpiceJet chief
New Delhi, Nov 27 : With support from the state government, Guwahati, Assam's main city and the gateway to India's northeast, has the potential to become a major airline hub, says budget carrier SpiceJet's Chairman and Managing Director Ajay Singh.

Italian PM's budget bill wins confidence vote ahead of key ...
Rome, Nov 25 : Italy's centre-left Prime Minister Matteo Renzi on Friday won a parliamentary confidence vote on the budget bill, just over a week before a crucial referendum on reforming the country's political machinery.

SpiceJet's Q2 net profit up 103%
Mumbai, Nov 25 : Budget passenger carrier SpiceJet on Friday reported a rise of 103 per cent in its net profit for the second quarter of 2016-17.

GoAir offers special low fares starting at Rs 736
Mumbai, Nov 22 : Budget passenger carrier GoAir on Tuesday said that it has launched a special low fare offer starting at Rs 736 (all-inclusive).

NGOs allege foul play in maternity entitlement payments
Kolkata, Nov 21 : Inordinate delays in making payments towards maternity entitlement under the National Food Security Act (NFSA) and insufficient budgetary allocation for the same have defeated the very objective of the scheme, civil society officials said on Monday.

SpiceJet offers one-way fare starting at Rs 737
New Delhi, Nov 21 : Budget passenger-carrier SpiceJet on Monday launched its 'Spicy Annual Sale' offer with an all-inclusive one-way fare starting at Rs 737 for travel up to 500 km on its domestic network.

Trump wants NASA to focus on deep space missions
London/Washington, Nov 21 : In what could herald a new era for NASA, US President-elect Donald Trump is set to cut the US space agency's budget for climate change and let it focus on sending humans on deep space exploration missions like Mars, including another "giant leap" to the Moon.

Most Chinese smartphone players lack quality: Hyve Mobility
New Delhi, Nov 21 : Over 50 Chinese smartphone manufacturers have bombarded the Indian market with budget- and mid-to-upper segment devices -- but most of them still lack quality and after-sales support, a top company executive from homegrown start-up Hyve Mobility has said.

Trade unions want new budget to create more jobs
New Delhi, Nov 20 : The Union Budget for fiscal 2017-18 should create more jobs and employment opportunities, trade unions said in a representation to Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley.

Adele wants a budget wedding
Los Angeles, Nov 20 : British singer Adele is reportedly planning a budget, low-key wedding to partner Simon Konecki.

Our railway budgets aim development, not politics: PM
New Delhi, Nov 18 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Friday that the focus of his governments railway budgets has never been politics, and that the government has worked towards a paradigm shift in the functioning of the railways.

Earlier Rail budgets were focused on pleasing parliamentarians: PM ...
New Delhi [India], Nov. 18: : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday asserted that previous Rail budgets were politicized as they were primarily focused to please the Members of Parliament(MP), adding that the decision of Railway Budget merger with General Budget has never been for the electoral ...

Rail and general budgets merger to facilitate planning: Gohain
New Delhi, Nov 16 : The government on Wednesday said that the merger of rail and general budgets will facilitate multi-modal transport planning between highways, railways and inland waterways.

Reduce corporate tax to 25 percent, ASSOCHAM to Govt.
New Delhi [India], Nov 16 : In its pre-Budget presentation with the Finance Ministry, the ASSOCHAM has sought immediate reduction in the corporate tax to 25 percent to attract more investment in the country while for driving the consumption led demand, income tax for individuals should also be ...

Stop Smoking Services facing budget cut: Report
Washington D.C. [USA], Nov. 16 (ANI): Stop Smoking Services across England are under threat as a result of ongoing budget cuts after six in ten local authorities (59 per cent) were forced to reduce their funding in the last year, says a joint report by ASH and Cancer Research UK.

Budget to be presented on February 1: FinMin
New Delhi, Nov 16 : Minister of State for Finance Arjun Ram Meghwal on Wednesday said that the Budget date has been finalised as February 1, though a formal confirmation is awaited from the Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs.

Afghan parliament dismisses another minister
Kabul, Nov 15 : The Afghan Wolesi Jirga or Lower House of parliament dismissed another minister on Tuesday for failure to spend the development budget, bringing the number of disqualified ministers to seven since launching the process on Saturday.

Winter Session to witness debates on demonetisation, OROP, Railway ...
New Delhi [India], Nov. 14 : The upcoming Winter Session of the Parliament would see discussions on the demonetisation issue, Jammu and Kashmir unrest the One Rank One Pension (OROP) scheme and the merger of General and Railway budget, said Leader of Opposition in Lok Sabha and Congress leader ...

IndiGo to introduce new Chennai-Muscat daily flight
New Delhi, Nov 14 : Budget passenger carrier IndiGo on Monday said it will introduce a new flight service between Chennai and Muscat from December 15.

Afghan parliament dismisses Ministers despite opposition by ...
Kabul, Nov 14 : The Afghan Wolesi Jirga or the lower house of parliament on Monday disqualified another Minister on the ground of failure in spending development budget, bringing the number of dismissed Ministers to six since the no trust move was launched two days ago.

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