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Interest on the provident fund may reduce for salaried employees: Report

Mumbai, February 28 The Employees Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) may reduce the interest on the provident fund of salaried employees due to lower

28 Feb 2020 6:19 pm
India GDP grew 4.7 per cent in Q3

GDP growth for first and second quarters revised upwards

28 Feb 2020 6:00 pm
Mixed trend in sugar market

Sugar prices at Vashi increased by 5 for S-grade and ruled steady for M-grade on Friday. Month-nd lifting pressure on traders and surplus stock burde

28 Feb 2020 5:41 pm
Teas worth 5.82 cr unsold at Coonoor auction

Tea producers in the Nilgiris are worried that substantial volumes, almost half the offer, are remaining unsold at the auctions of Coonoor Tea Tr

28 Feb 2020 5:38 pm
Core sector grows by 2.2% in January as power generation picks up

Eight core industries recorded a 2.2 per cent growth in January helped by expansion in the production of coal, refinery products and electricity, off

28 Feb 2020 5:34 pm
Farm insurance made voluntary after requests from farmers: PMFBY CEO

No change in govt subsidy component in premium payout

28 Feb 2020 5:28 pm
SEBI levies Rs 17 lakh fine on Motilal Oswal Financial Services for not segregating clients funds

Markets regulator Sebi on Friday slapped a fine of Rs 17 lakh on Motilal Oswal Financial Services Ltd for failing to comply with its circular that ma

28 Feb 2020 5:27 pm
Opposition inciting riots over CAA: Amit Shah

Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Friday accused opposition parties of spreading misinformation about the new citizenship law and inciting communal ri

28 Feb 2020 5:25 pm
Dr Reddys gets 2 observations from USFDA for formulation plant

Dr Reddys Laboratories on Friday said the US health regulator has issued a Form 483 with two observations after inspecting one of its formulation pl

28 Feb 2020 5:20 pm
Tata Steel, police raid outlets selling counterfeit products

Tata Steel said on Friday it continues to combat counterfeit materials. The companys officials, with the help of the Maharashtra police, conducted

28 Feb 2020 4:57 pm
KSIA proposes multilevel industrial complex in Mangalurus Baikampady area

The Kanara Small Industries Association (KSIA) has come up with a proposal to establish a multilevel industrial complex at the Baikampady industrial

28 Feb 2020 4:57 pm
Modi government committed to individual, judicial and media freedom: Law Minister

Our commitment to these freedoms, have been a fundamental, says Ravi Shankar Prasad

28 Feb 2020 4:47 pm
District skill committees to be strengthened to impart demand-oriented skills

To impart skill training that is demand-oriented than supply-centric, the Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship (MSDE) plans to strengt

28 Feb 2020 4:43 pm
Delhi violence: Lieutenant Governor visits northeast Delhi, takes stock of situation

Lieutenant (Lt) Governor Anil Baijal on Friday visited riot-affected areas in northeast Delhi to take stock of the situation and interacted with loca

28 Feb 2020 4:37 pm
Geneva international auto show called off due to coronavirus concerns

The organisers of the Geneva car show, Palexpo, have informed carmakers that the international auto show has been called off due to coronavirus conce

28 Feb 2020 4:19 pm
Delhi violence: Opposition parties write to President Kovind, seeks action against hate mongers

Several non-Congress opposition parties have written to President Ram Nath Kovind to direct authorities to ensure peace is restored in violence-hit n

28 Feb 2020 4:16 pm
Over 80% of truck drivers dont recommend the profession to relatives

Paltry salaries, poor working conditions, insulting language among grouses, says survey

28 Feb 2020 4:09 pm
SBI Cards IPO: Should you subscribe?

Despite steep valuation, robust growth, healthy profitability, and strong focus on open market channel are likely to buoy investor interest

28 Feb 2020 4:05 pm
HC seeks govt, police response on plea to ensure security at board exam centres in North-East Delhi

The Delhi High Court on Friday asked the AAP government and the police to respond to a plea to ensure security at board exam centres in North-East De

28 Feb 2020 3:48 pm
FPOs, land lease markets must be developed for greater access to farm credit: Niraj Kumar Verma

Nabard CGM stresses on importance of boosting credit facilities for small and marginal farmers

28 Feb 2020 3:19 pm
Click-bait digital fraud bleeding ad industry

Every one out of four clicks on online advertisements is a fraud click in India, with marketers continuing to waste budgets on such organised crime

28 Feb 2020 3:12 pm
Why Indian B-schools are seeking an AACSB stamp

A coveted calling card, only 14 B-schools in India have this accreditation

28 Feb 2020 3:11 pm
Patidar stir case: Supreme Court grants anticipatory bail till March 6 to Hardik Patel

The Supreme Court on Friday granted anticipatory bail till March 6 to Congress leader Hardik Patel in the case lodged against him in connection with

28 Feb 2020 3:11 pm
Govt to soon launch credit scheme for small and cottage food processors: Harsimrat Kaur Badal

The Ministry of Food Processing Industries is working on launching a new scheme which will focus on offering loans to small and cottage food processor

28 Feb 2020 2:58 pm
The Investigator

We dig for the truth. So you don't have to

28 Feb 2020 2:56 pm
India is sleep deprived

Sleep deprivation is one of the reasons behind the rising incidence of serious illnesses diabetes, heart attack and cancer, among others in young and middle-aged Indians. This is an age group whose sleep hours are often given over to late nights at work, binge watching on TV and smartphones. Medical professionals explain why its time to switch off completely, come bedtime

28 Feb 2020 2:41 pm
28 Feb 2020 2:39 pm
Fall in demand, higher cost to put pressure on steel firms margins

India Ratings revises steel sector outlook to negative for next fiscal

28 Feb 2020 2:23 pm
With a wing and a prayer in Keoladeo

The Keoladeo National Park in Bharatpur, set up as a hunting reserve 300 years ago, is home to a rich variety of birds. But, as avian numbers decline across the country, there is concern about the bird population dip in the Rajasthan sanctuary as well

28 Feb 2020 2:19 pm
Companies need to build policies and practices around millennials, upcoming employees: Ashok Leyland CEO

Millennials are becoming the majority of the workforce, and they are soon going to take leadership roles in most businesses. Simultaneously, companies

28 Feb 2020 2:17 pm
Heres all you need to know about the Wi-fi security flaw affecting a billion devices

The vulnerability dubbed Kr00k lets hackers eavesdrop on user activity over Wi-fi

28 Feb 2020 1:57 pm
Ready for BS-VI supply, prices to go up marginally from April 1: Indian Oil Corporation

IOC has spent over Rs 17,000 crore to upgrade its refineries to produce the low-sulphur diesel and petrol, says the companys CEO

28 Feb 2020 1:54 pm
Samsung launches Galaxy S10 Lite 512GB variant in India

Samsung, on Friday, launched the 512GB variant of its Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite in India.After announcing the launch of the mini-versions of its premium

28 Feb 2020 1:46 pm
Gaining confidence of farmers is key: P Soman

It is important to gain the confidence of the farmers by building a rapport with them and offering technology at reasonable prices, rather than focuss

28 Feb 2020 1:43 pm
Facebook cancels developer conference amid coronavirus outbreak

Facebook Inc said on Thursday it would cancel its annual developer conference due to fears over the coronavirus, as growing concerns about the econom

28 Feb 2020 1:36 pm
We are open for MSP procurement through eNAM: NAFED at BusinessLine Agri Summit

The National Agricultural Cooperative Marketing Federation of India Ltd (NAFED) said that it is ready to carry out minimum support price (MSP) procure

28 Feb 2020 1:05 pm
Familiar ghosts

E Santhosh Kumars collection of stories explores how everyday acts of resistance go a long way in changing power structures

28 Feb 2020 1:01 pm
Sending haikus into the wild

A Swiss duo creates a 3-D app-based book where verses and statistics combine to paint a hairy picture of a planet and its species under siege

28 Feb 2020 12:57 pm
Agriculture Ministry to link eNAM with FPOs, warehouses

Move will allow trading from the warehouse itself, without taking the goods to mandis

28 Feb 2020 12:54 pm
IndiGo reduces Kunal Kamra ban period to 3 months

Stand up comedian Kunal Kamra was suspended from flying after he allegedly heckled journalist Arnab Goswami aboard one of its planes

28 Feb 2020 12:47 pm
Peace summit

I have returned to Elsewhere. Bins is still in Delhirium. The deadly cough that had me in its grip for several weeks has finally faded away. Im looki

28 Feb 2020 12:43 pm
UST Global feted for best innovation in employee engagement

Digital transformation solutions company UST Global has won the award for Best Innovation in Employee Engagement at the Employee Engagement Summit

28 Feb 2020 12:38 pm
Rupee slips 57 paise to 72.18 against US dollar

Traders say investor sentiment remain fragile amid sustained foreign fund outflows and concerns over the impact of coronavirus outbreak on the global economy

28 Feb 2020 12:17 pm
Healthy products do not occupy adequate space on the plate of top food firms

HUL, Nestle fare better than others on nutrition index

28 Feb 2020 12:11 pm
India slams OIC for calling Delhi violence anti-Muslim

India slammed the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) for its remarks on the violence in Delhi. OIC on Thursday denounced the violence, calling

28 Feb 2020 12:09 pm
After MWC, GDC 2020 affected by COIVD-19 outbreak

Microsoft, Epic Games and more pull out of the event

28 Feb 2020 12:07 pm
E-com firms burdened with returned merchandise can take a leaf out of strategy followed by Styched

While e-commerce companies report resounding response to Big/ Special Day Sale Offers not much is ever said of the merchandise that are returned for

28 Feb 2020 11:52 am
Researchers work on identifying child abusers from images of hands

Scientists are planning to train computers to spot anatomical features in footages and images shared online of child sexual abuse. The new study aims

28 Feb 2020 11:47 am
TERI, Maithri Aquatech sign MoU to generate water from atmospheric moisture

Atmospheric water generator Meghdoot expected to reduce dependence on groundwater sources

28 Feb 2020 11:42 am