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Hambantota becomes 1st SL port to comply with ISO standards

Colombo, Nov 22 | Sri Lanka's Hambantota International Port (HIP) announced that it has become the South Asian country's first port to comply to...

2.3 mn Somalis severely affected by serious water, food, pasture shortages:...

United Nations (New York), Nov 20 | Some 2.3 million people in Somalia, or 18 per cent of the population, are severely affected by...

UN Chief urges countries to keep promise to deliver health, sanitation...

United Nations (New York), Nov 20 | In a message for World Toilet Day, UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres called on countries to ensure...

US Fed Governor Waller urges faster pace of tapering as inflation...

Washington, Nov 20 | US Federal Reserve Governor, Christopher Waller has urged the central bank to speed up the pace of tapering asset purchases...

Negative global cues subdue indices; metal stocks down (Ld)

Mumbai, Nov 18 | Negative global cues along with inflationary worries and mild profit bookings subdued India's key stock indices -- S&P BSE Sensex...

Non-stop: American Airlines eyes Mumbai; prepares to compete with Tata-backed Air...

By Rohit VaidNew Delhi, Nov 18 | Re-entering India's sky after a gap of nearly 10 years, the Texas-based American Airlines is looking to...

Reducing marine debris by 2030: UN panel

New Delhi, Nov 18 | Reducing marine debris by 50-90 per cent and a globe circling, high-tech system of monitors are two essential aims...

Brazilian govt downgrades 2021 GDP expansion forecast to 5.1%

Rio De Janeiro, Nov 18 | The Brazilian government lowered its forecast for economic expansion this year to 5.1 from 5.3 per cent, while...

World Trade Report calls for multilateral trade cooperation amid pandemic shocks

Geneva, Nov 17 | The World Trade Organization (WTO) published the 2021 edition of World Trade Report, calling for more multilateral and regional trade...

Israel, UAE launch talks on free trade agreement

Jerusalem, Nov 17 | Israel and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Tuesday began negotiations to reach a free trade agreement, the Israeli Ministry...

General insurers in India, China, Indonesia may reduce exposure to coal...

Chennai, Nov 16 | General insurers in India, China, Indonesia and Vietnam, part of the Asia-Pacific nations, will take a gradual approach in reducing...

Climate change will impact water cycle, food security: Shekhawat

New Delhi, Nov 16 | Union Jal Shakti Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat on Tuesday said climate change will impact the water cycle and therefore...

Delhi govt to formally exit liquor business

New Delhi, Nov 16 | The Delhi government will formally exit the liquor business as its 600 vends will be shut permanently from Tuesday...

Petrol, diesel prices remain static

New Delhi, Nov. Nov 15 | Fuel prices remained unchanged in the country on Monday after the revision of duties by the Centre and...

S.Korea’s household debt-GDP ratio highest worldwide: Report

Seoul, Nov 15 | South Korea has the highest ratio of household debt to gross domestic product (GDP) among major economies in the world,...

Data proves paddy cultivation in Telangana over 59 lakh acres: Vinod...

Hyderabad, Nov 13 | Telangana State Planning Commission vice-chairman B. Vinod Kumar has claimed that the data gathered by the Centre proves that paddy...

Reliance Retail acquires ‘amante’ business of MAS Holdings

Mumbai, Nov 12 | Reliance Retail Ventures Limited ("RRVL") has acquired 100 per cent of the retail lingerie businesses under the 'amante' umbrella brand...

US inflation at the highest since 1990

New Delhi, Nov 11 | Pressure on America's central bank to raise interest rates has intensified after rising energy costs, supply shortages and increased...

PM to launch 2 innovative customer centric initiatives of RBI on...

New Delhi, Nov 11 | Prime Minister Narendra Modi will launch two innovative customer centric initiatives of the Reserve Bank of India on Friday...

Not only indices, even brokerages’ stocks are booming now (IANS Analysis)

Mumbai, Nov 11 | Not only key stock market indices but even listed brokerages' stocks have witnessed a rally.Accordingly, the rising number of investors...

Iloilo: First city in Asia where 3 properties were sold for...

Manila, Nov 10 | Iloilo City, a city in the Philippines, is the first city in the Asia Pacific where 3 luxury residential properties...

ITC Hotels flags off luxury brand Mementos with Ekaaya in Udaipur

New Delhi, Nov 9 | ITC Hotels has announced the launch of its new luxury brand, Mementos, with Ekaaya, a 130-room hotel located on...

Profit bookings drags equity indices lower (Ld)

Mumbai, Nov 9 | Profit bookings along with subdued global cues dragged India's key equity indices -- S&P BSE Sensex and NSE Nifty50...

Pvt insurers evince interest in strategic sale, raise hopes os starting...

By Subhash NarayanNew Delhi, Nov 9 | At least three private players have shown interest in participating in the strategic sale of public sector...

India’s FY22 GDP expected to grow at 10-10.5%: Brickwork Ratings

New Delhi, Nov 8 | India's FY22 GDP is expected to grow at 10-10.5 per cent on a year-on-year basis, Brickwork Ratings said.According to...

Jan Dhan accounts are also helping to curb crime : Report

Mumbai, Nov 8 | The Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana (PMJDY) has not only helped to broaden the scope of financial inclusion providing banking...

Petrol, diesel price rise continues to be on pause after duty...

New Delhi, Nov 8 | After big cuts in petrol and diesel prices following the Centre and states reducing taxes, fuel prices have remained...

India’s furniture & home market to reach $40bn by 2026: Report

New Delhi, Nov 8 | Driven by pent-up and deferred demand, India's online furniture and home market is geared up to reach $40 billion...

Markets opened on a positive note and turned negative

Mumbai, Nov 8 | The 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex) on Monday opened on a positive note and turned negative during the morning trade.The Sensex...

India’s foreign exchange reserves up by over $1.92 bn (Lead, correcting...

Mumbai, Nov 5 | India's foreign exchange reserves rose by $1.919 billion during the week ended October 29. The Reserve Bank of India's (RBI) forex...

SBI reports highest quarterly profit of Rs 7,627 crore in Q2...

New Delhi, Nov 3 | The country's largest bank, the State Bank of India (SBI) has reported a record 67 per cent year-on-year jump...

Diwali Relief: Petrol, diesel prices remain static

New Delhi, Nov 3 | As a Diwali relief, fuel consumers were spared as oil marketing companies decided to keep the retail price of...

Farmers oppose govt’s plan to introduce contract farming in tobacco sector

New Delhi, Nov 2 | Tobacco farmers and farm leaders from Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka such as the Virginia Tobacco Growers Association, Federation of...

I-T Deptt. rolls out new Annual Information Statement

New Delhi, Nov 1 | The Income Tax Department has rolled out the new Annual Information Statement (AIS) on the Compliance Portal, providing a...

CBI books directors of Topworth Steels, conducts raids

New Delhi, Nov 1 | The CBI has registered a case against a Mumbai-based Topworth Steels & Power Ltd and its directors, in connection...

Need for structural changes in economy and future of energy: Rosneft...

New Delhi, Nov 1 | Igor Sechin, CEO, Rosneft has said the technological feasibility of the energy transition is one of the key issues...

Fuel price rise continues unabated, petrol over Rs 115/ltr in Mumbai

New Delhi, Nov 1 | Petrol and diesel prices increased again on Monday, the sixth consecutive day of increase, as global oil prices...

Global cues lift sentiments; equity indices trade higher

Mumbai, Nov 1 | Healthy global cues along with better valuations lifted India's key equity indices - S&P BSE Sensex and NSE Nifty50 -...

RBI tweaks current account opening rules for borrowers with exposure

Mumbai, Oct 29 | The Reserve Bank of India has allowed banks to open current accounts of borrowers with credit exposure, subject to safeguard...

Power company blames Maha BJP leader of flouting deal, Rs 170...

By Quaid NajmiMumbai, Oct 29 | In a shocking development, a private sector power major of Mumbai has accused a prominent state Bharatiya Janata...

Global cues dent sentiments, equity indices trade lower

Mumbai, Oct 29 | Mixed global cues dented India's key equity indices - S&P BSE Sensex and NSE Nifty50 - during Friday's early-morning trade...

India’s Q3CY21 YoY gold demand up 47%: WGC

New Delhi, Oct 28 | India's Q3CY21 gold demand rose 47 per cent on a year-on-year basis, said World Gold Council.Accordingly, the demand for...

Xiaomi-led Chinese brands capture 74% of India’s smartphone market

New Delhi, Oct 28 | Led by Xiaomi, Chinese brands captured 74 per cent share in the Indian smartphone market in the third quarter...

Sensex plunges around 1k points; realty stocks fall (2nd Ld)

Mumbai, Oct 28 | Negative global cues along with profit booking pulled India's key equity indices -- S&P BSE Sensex and NSE Nifty50 --...

Global cues dent equities; Sensex down by over 630 pts (Ld)

Mumbai, Oct 28 | Negative global cues along with profit booking pulled India's key equity indices -- S&P BSE Sensex and NSE Nifty50 --...

AAI writes to PMO for resumption of coal supplies

New Delhi, Oct 27 | The Aluminium Association of India (AAI) has written to the Principal Secretary to the Prime Minister with an appeal...

HDFC Bank forcibly withdraws money from customer account in lieu of...

New Delhi, Oct 27 | HDFC Bank took Rs 56,763 from a customer's account in an unauthorised manner to settle alleged debt on a...

MSME exports in UP rise by 38%

Lucknow, Oct 27 | Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) in Uttar Pradesh have recorded a 38 per cent increase in exports since the...

Petrol, diesel rates raised again by 35 paise/ltr

New Delhi, Oct 27 | Petrol and diesel prices increased again on Wednesday after a two-day break as global oil prices failed to relent...

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Kolkata port continues to bear loss as Bangladeshi ship blocks berth...

Kolkata, June 25 | It's been over three months now since a Bangladeshi container ship capsized inside the Netaji Subhas Docks (NSD) in...