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View: All eyes on courts for CAA but they have been known to falter before

Labelling dissidents as anti-national is not how democracies work. Instead, our political leadership and its followers should introspect as to who really is creating this

The Economic Times 26 Jan 2020 8:24 am

Huge opportunity for Indian SaaS companies make investors bullish

The two-day event that was held on the outskirts of Chennai saw more than 500 companies and over 50 investors attending the event and was sponsored by VC firms like Tiger

The Economic Times 26 Jan 2020 8:14 am

China virus death toll rises to 56, total cases near 2,000

The death toll from a virus in China has risen to 56 and the number of people infected across the country is nearing 2,000, authorities said Sunday.

The Economic Times 26 Jan 2020 8:00 am

Haryana to set up 200 pack-houses for vegetables and fruits

The Agriculture Minister was addressing farmers today after inaugurating Haryana's first integrated packhouse and crop group (Pihowa Vegetable Producer Company) under the

The Economic Times 25 Jan 2020 11:17 pm

Republic's Children: Recalling aspirations for the nation

Seven Indian who were born in 1950, along with the republic, recall their aspirations for the nation, and their journey.

The Economic Times 25 Jan 2020 11:11 pm

View: The citizenship law reopens an old chapter in the uneasy Centre-state ties

As many as 12 states and two UTs are now ruled by parties that do'not agree with the BJP on several issues.

The Economic Times 25 Jan 2020 11:11 pm

The forgotten founders of India

Our republic, which turns 70 today, has many founders. Some are national icons Rajendra Prasad, Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, Jawaharlal Nehru, BR Ambedkar, and Maulana Azad

The Economic Times 25 Jan 2020 11:11 pm

Hours after restoration of low-speed mobile internet in Kashmir, service 'temporarily' suspended

Restoring the service was the latest step towards easing the restrictions in Jammu and Kashmir following the Supreme Court's January 10 ruling asking its administration t

The Economic Times 25 Jan 2020 11:06 pm

Assamese to be made mandatory for govt jobs in Assam

Finance minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Saturday said, We will bring a bill where it will essential that student has to study Assamese as one of the subject for getting a

The Economic Times 25 Jan 2020 11:04 pm

Why this is the best time to be a writer in show business

In an industry where a grand total of seven actors are being chased by 70-odd filmmakers, writing has become that much more critical even to get a good actor on board a p

The Economic Times 25 Jan 2020 11:02 pm

KV Kamath: The contrarian who became legendary for his antics and interjections

Kamath was industrious, energetic and, in hindsight, could be seen as prescient in many of his proposed amendments. But he also had a talent for wasting time, as on Augus

The Economic Times 25 Jan 2020 11:00 pm

Recollecting India's frantic efforts to end starvation after independence

Early years of the republic were scarred by the Bengal Famine. But its desperate efforts to end starvation were full of policy missteps. It was perhaps inevitable that st

The Economic Times 25 Jan 2020 11:00 pm

Anti-CAA protests: People hold up Constitution as the only document that matters

Seventy years after the Constitution came into effect, that word 'samvidhan' has travelled from distant swearing-in ceremonies to the streets where it is uttered in rage

The Economic Times 25 Jan 2020 11:00 pm

SoftBank says former employee arrested on suspicion of leaking company info

A former employee of SoftBank Group Corp's wireless business has been arrested on suspicion of leaking company information, the telecommunications firm said on Saturday.

Reuters 25 Jan 2020 10:39 pm

U.S. Treasury's Mnuchin says he has learned his lesson on dollar comments

U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Saturday he had learnt the hard way to be guarded in his comments on the dollar after roiling financial markets in 2018 by

Reuters 25 Jan 2020 9:03 pm

India, Brazil sign 15 accords to deepen ties across range of sectors

India and Brazil have signed 15 accords aimed at forging closer ties between the two emerging market giants across a range of sectors, especially defense, both countries'

Reuters 25 Jan 2020 8:12 pm

H-1B spouses await their fate in Trump's US

The New Year hasn't brought much cheer to thousands of Indians working in the US. Dependent spouses of H-1B visa holders, who are on H4 visas, have their fingers crossed

The Economic Times 25 Jan 2020 7:58 pm

Govt sets up helpline for people to report coronavirus

NEW DELHI: The government has urged people with travel history to China since January 1 this year to voluntarily report themselves to authorities if they experience sympt

The Economic Times 25 Jan 2020 7:36 pm

U.S. Treasury chief Mnuchin says optimistic about U.S.-UK trade deal

U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said he was optimistic about the chances of a trade deal between the United States and Britain this year, adding that he met Britai

Reuters 25 Jan 2020 7:27 pm

PM Modi says looking to expand defence sector cooperation with Brazil

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Saturday he had discussed cooperation in several sectors with Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro, and that the two countries were foc

Reuters 25 Jan 2020 7:26 pm

Brazilian Presidents visit expand Indias forays into Latin America

The visit that will enable to boost Indias forays into Latin America was strengthened with the conclusion of 15 agreements and a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) includi

The Economic Times 25 Jan 2020 7:07 pm

Repealing of Plantation Labour Act 1951 will affect the tea Industry: Tea Association of India

Tea Association of India (TAI) stated The Occupational Safety, Health and Working Conditions Code, 2019, is expected to be introduced in the Budget session of Lok Sabha.

The Economic Times 25 Jan 2020 7:06 pm

Transfer of Koregaon-Bhima case to NIA is appropriate: Devendra Fadnavis

Former Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis on Saturday welcomed the Centre's decision to hand over the Koregaon-Bhima violence case to the National Investigation

The Economic Times 25 Jan 2020 7:05 pm

Blockade slashes Libya's oil output by three quarters - NOC

Libya's National Oil Corporation (NOC) said on Saturday that oil production had dropped to 320,154 barrels per day (bpd) by Jan. 23, from 1.2 million bpd before a week-lo

Reuters 25 Jan 2020 6:39 pm

AAI and AAOCLAS to open perishable cargo centre in Guwahati airport

The team was led by Sanjeev Jindal, Regional Executive Director, AAI; Ramesh Kumar,Airport Director, LGBI Airport.

The Economic Times 25 Jan 2020 6:30 pm

TVS drives into e-scooter market with iQube Electric

CHENNAI: Two-wheeler manufacturer TVS Motor unveiled its electric scooter iQube Electric in Bengaluru on Saturday, another big-ticket entry into a growing market occupied

The Economic Times 25 Jan 2020 6:19 pm

University of Houston signs MoU with Himachal based-Shoolini University

NEW DELHI: Himachal Pradesh-based Shoolini University has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the University of Houston, Texas, through which five of the form

The Economic Times 25 Jan 2020 6:11 pm

Coal India adheres to environmental, sustainable standards: CMD

The miner's comment came after the CAG of India, in a report, said that six, out of seven coal producing subsidiaries of CIL, did not formulate environmental policies as

The Economic Times 25 Jan 2020 6:00 pm

TVS iQube Electric Scooter Launched In India; Prices Start At Rs. 1.15 Lakh

TVS Motor Company forays in the electric vehicle space with the X electric scooter and will take on a host of new e-scooters including the Ather 450, Bajaj Chetak, Okinaw

NDTV 25 Jan 2020 5:51 pm

2020 Mahindra Roxor Revealed

The 2020 edition of the Mahindra Roxor has been revealed. The Thar-based off-road vehicle, which is sold in North America, gets a new grille up front along with a few oth

NDTV 25 Jan 2020 5:27 pm

Affordable Housing: Nearly 1.4 crore houses sanctioned under PMAY (Gramin)

The progress of Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (PMAY)-Gramin has been significantly better compared to PMAY-Urban, as 88 per cent of the sanctioned houses

The Hindu Businessline 25 Jan 2020 5:26 pm

Delta Air Lines fined $50,000 for discriminating against Muslim passengers

Delta Air Lines was on Friday fined USD 50,000 by the US Department of Transportation to settle allegations it discriminated against three Muslim passengers who were orde

The Economic Times 25 Jan 2020 5:07 pm

Petrol, Diesel Prices Set To Fall Over Coronavirus Scare Hits Oil

Crude oil prices in the international market posted its worst week (24 Jan ending) since July over the fear of coronavirus outbreak across the globe affecting demand. Pet

Good Returns 25 Jan 2020 4:44 pm

Karnataka govt to amend certain rules of Land Reforms Act: BS Yediyurappa

The investor's side (during the meet) had some doubts and opposition to cumbersome procedures in starting their units and we assured them of solving all their problems.

The Economic Times 25 Jan 2020 4:30 pm

Direct Tax Collection To Fall For First Time In 2 Years: Report

Direct tax mop up for the first time is likely to decline in around two decade's time. This shall be alongside a scenario when the country's economic growth has fallen sh

Good Returns 25 Jan 2020 4:21 pm

20% salary to be deducted as tax if employee doesn't share PAN, Aadhaar

The rule will be applicable to those who earn more than 2.5 lakh per annum, said CBDT.In its 86-page page circular, the CBDT has said employees have to quote PAN and Aadh

Live Mint 25 Jan 2020 3:46 pm

Testing B-school students on Innovation - OnePlus ETPrime Intellect

PPOs and internships from OnePlus to winners

The Economic Times 25 Jan 2020 3:42 pm

ICICI Bank December-quarter net profit nearly trebles

ICICI Bank, the country's second largest private lender, reported a near trebling of its quarterly profit on Saturday, helped by a rise in retail loans and improving asse

Reuters 25 Jan 2020 3:37 pm

ICICI Bank Posts A Massive Increase Of 158% In Q3 Net Profit

On Saturday, ICICI Bank posted a 158.32 percent increase in standalone profit at Rs 4,146 crore for the December ended quarter against Rs 1,605 crore seen in the same per

Good Returns 25 Jan 2020 3:23 pm

Harley-Davidson Reveals Two New Electric Motorcycle Concepts

Harley-Davidson put up photographs of two new concept electric two-wheelers on its US website. With the coming of the LiveWire and now two new concepts, Harley is getting

NDTV 25 Jan 2020 3:22 pm

For Budget 2020, NCEDP recommends lower Tax, Interest rates and GST for differently abled

Chhattisgarh: Braving odds, a 'Divyang' with no limbs operates computer, drives scooter

Sify 25 Jan 2020 3:19 pm

Nirbhaya case: Mukesh Kumar moves SC, seeks judicial review of rejection of mercy petition by Prez

Mukesh Kumar, one of the death row convicts in the 2012 Nirbhaya murder and gang rape case has moved the Supreme Court seeking judicial review of the rejection of mercy p

The Economic Times 25 Jan 2020 3:11 pm

BJP's Kapil Mishra faces 48-hour campaigning ban following controversial tweets

The ban order, signed by the Chef Election Commissioner and two fellow Election Commissioners, would come into force from 5 PM on Saturday.

The Economic Times 25 Jan 2020 2:59 pm

PIL filed in SC against DoT for not taking coercive action on AGR dues

The petition states that telcos have willfully disobeyed paying their AGR dues by the January 23 deadline.

The Economic Times 25 Jan 2020 2:52 pm

Patanjali may become the largest FMCG company, expects 40000 million turnover in 2021

Patanjali Ayurved is expected to reach a turnover of Rs 35,000 crore to Rs 40,000 crore in the next financial year. The promoter of the company, Yoga Guru Baba Ramdev, sa

News Track 25 Jan 2020 2:51 pm

Indians Will Be Able To Apply For Schengen Visa 6 Months In Advance

Starting 2 February 2020, Indians travelling to Europe will be able to apply for a Schengen visa six months ahead of their proposed date of travel, an EU spokesperson sai

Good Returns 25 Jan 2020 2:48 pm

India, Brazil ink 15 pacts; PM Modi says a 'new chapter in bilateral ties'

PM Modi said an action plan has been finalised to further expand strategic ties between the two strategic partners

Business Standard 25 Jan 2020 2:33 pm

20% TDS If Employee Does Not Shares PAN Or Aadhaar

The government has mandatorily asked employees who are subject to TDS deduction to produce their PAN or aadhaar or else face mandatory 20% deduction from their salary.In

Good Returns 25 Jan 2020 2:22 pm

Who took care of BJP supporters' children's education at time of inflation, Kejriwal asks Amit Shah

Amit Shah posted two photos on Twitter in which he can be seen visiting the house of a BJP supporter.

The Economic Times 25 Jan 2020 2:18 pm

Centre likely to increase import duties on 50 items: Report

The Centre has indicated that it may increase import duties on as many as 50 items as the administration goals to revive the crumbling state of the In

The Hindu Businessline 25 Jan 2020 2:17 pm