With Opposition parties waiting to see if JD-U chief Nitish Kumar has changed his views on demonetisation after completion of 50 days of the move, chief minister Nitish Kumar today parried queries on the topic.
Nagaland s former Minister and former President of Pradesh Congress Committee (NPCC) K V Pusa died today following a brief illness. Pusa breathed his last at 12.55 am at a private hospital in Kohima, family sources said.
With the CBI arresting Trinamool Congress MP Tapas Pal in connection with a chit fund scam, TMC vice-president Mukul Roy today claimed that the party would have to face more of such "fascist" attacks in the coming days due to its intense criticism of demonetisation.
As Mamata Banerjee virtually leads the Opposition offensive against the Narendra Modi-led Union government on note ban, her party Trinamool Congress (TMC) today made it clear its aim is to play a 'major role' in formation of central government in 2019 and vowed not to
Laser walls and smart sensors will be installed at the India-Bangladesh International Border in West Bengal to plug the porous riverine and unmanned terrain and keep a tight vigil to check infiltration and terrorism.
Thirty-nine people, including many foreigners, were killed when a gunman reportedly dressed as Santa Claus stormed an Istanbul nightclub as revellers were celebrating the New Year, the latest carnage to rock Turkey after a bloody 2016.
On the issue of reducing the lending rates, Arun Tiwari, Chairman and Managing Director of Union Bank of India stated that since deposit rates are high, lending rates cannot come down. MCCI organised an interactive session with Mr Tiwari on ‘Indian Banking: Towards 8 p.c. Growth’.
The ESI Scheme under 2nd Generation Reforms, titled as ESIC 2.0 has been striving hard to evolve itself to serve India's workforce with utmost efficiency, keeping pace with time and technology, tying to narrow down digital divide and bringing in reform initiatives.
Now it is confirmed that all domestic airlines, barring PSU carrier Air India, have joined hand to fail the Government’s plan to promote regional connectivity by encouraging setting up of smaller carriers.
Whether views of the Chief Economic Advisor and the Finance Minister were taken before the sudden announcement of demonetisation of high-value currency notes by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on November 8?
The Union government expects job creation under Prime Minister’s Employment Generation Programme (PMEGP) “to improve” in the coming days, notwithstanding the consistent decline witnessed in the number of jobs created under the scheme since 2012-13.
Private steel major Tata Steel today expressed confidence that the situation would be back to normal in the next quarter after the company's performance was impacted temporarily in November last owing to demonetisation.
Legal issues concerning large conglomerates like Tatas, Birlas, Ambanis and Adanis hogged the limelight last year in the Supreme Court where Narendra Modi government faced the acid test on the legality of its path-breaking policy decision on demonetisation.
Bed and bath linen retailer Bombay Dyeing & Manufacturing Co Sundaysaid it has inked an agreement for sale of land, building and some machinery of Ranjangaon unit at an aggregate value of Rs 174.45 crore.