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As commodity prices soar, AC makers set to hike price again

Industry seen getting back to pre-Covid levels on the back of strong pent-up demand

9 Mar 2021 4:12 pm
Song of the forest

Amitav Ghosh adapts a legendary tale into a prescient warning in verse for the modern world

9 Mar 2021 4:12 pm
Rupee closes 32 paise stronger at 72.93 against US dollar

The rupee strengthened by 32 paise to end at 72.93 (provisional) against the US dollar on Tuesday, supported by positive domestic equities and a weake

9 Mar 2021 4:05 pm
Puravankara enters Mumbai with ultra-luxury project Purva Clermont

The project will see four towers with a total of 233 residential units and one tower of 79 commercial units

9 Mar 2021 4:04 pm
87,000 tons of onion exported in Jan-Feb after ban lifted: Minister

India has exported 87,000 tonnes of onion in the January-February period after the ban was lifted in view of good kharif crop estimates, Agriculture

9 Mar 2021 3:58 pm
Cluster 3 sees TCS, Ola Cabs as top recruiters

New recruiters included Navi, Eversana, and Indxx Capital

9 Mar 2021 3:56 pm
Cisco to invest $3-5 in Indian enterprise SaaS start-ups

Networking giant Cisco is looking to invest $3 million to $5 million in Indian enterprise SaaS start-ups for a minority stake. The company has a port

9 Mar 2021 3:56 pm
With over 300 cr investment, private cos develop 38 farm markets in last 3 years

Private companies have developed 38 farm markets in four states with a total investment of over 300 crore in the last three years, Agriculture Mini

9 Mar 2021 3:50 pm
Covid-19 vaccine shots: NHS to send reminders via text messaging

Text messages to be sent to 40,000 unpaid carers, 4 lakh people aged 55 and beyond

9 Mar 2021 3:36 pm
Ecom Express raises additional $20 million from CDC Group

CDC Group, the UK Governments development finance institution and an impact investor in South Asia and Africa, has invested another $20 million in Ne

9 Mar 2021 3:36 pm
Jagan writes to FM seeking early revival of Vizag Steel Plant

Suggests various options including debt swap, listing, monetising 7,000 acres of land

9 Mar 2021 3:31 pm
SC to hear after 4 weeks plea seeking hybrid mode of court hearing

Applicant wants the Court to allow litigants and the lawyers freedom to choose between physical hearing and video conferencing

9 Mar 2021 3:29 pm
Motorola launches Moto G10, Moto G30 smartphones in India

Motorola on Tuesday launched two new smartphones under its G series in India -- the Moto G10 power, an India first device, and the Moto G30 smartphone

9 Mar 2021 3:29 pm
Indias palm oil imports may rise to meet rising demand as stocks deplete

Consumers switch to palm oil, soy oil from sunflower oil

9 Mar 2021 3:25 pm
Paras Defence and Space Technologies files for IPO

Paras Defence and Space Technologies has filed preliminary papers with market regulator the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) to float an

9 Mar 2021 3:15 pm
Bank stocks keep benchmarks in green; BPCL slumps 6% with high volumes

Private sector new business premiums grew 17% YoY, while annual premium equivalent grew 20% YoY at the end of February 2021. SBI Life led in APE, while HDFC Life led the market in NBP

9 Mar 2021 3:14 pm
French start-up lobby to file complaint against Apple with data privacy watchdog

France Digitale, Frances leading start-up lobby, is preparing to file a complaint against iPhone-maker Apple with French data privacy watchdog CNIL o

9 Mar 2021 3:12 pm
58% of employers looking to hire more apprentices: Report

The National Employability through Apprenticeship Programme (NETAP) from TeamLease Skills University in Gujarat has launched its latest edition of th

9 Mar 2021 2:55 pm
Indias growth in FY22 will be a story of two halves: Crisil

Says recovery wont be easy with scars of the pandemic deep for small businesses

9 Mar 2021 2:54 pm
MIDC to offer 40,000 acre developed land for industry

The land available at various locations will be complete with utilities and available at an affordable pricing structure

9 Mar 2021 2:48 pm
AAP govts Deshbhakti budget focuses on education and health

The aim is to elevate Delhites per capita income to Singapore level by 2047; Sisodia announces free Covid-19 vaccine at govt hospitals

9 Mar 2021 2:41 pm
Covid symptom checkers may stop patients from getting right treatment: Study

The availability and use of symptom checkers see spike

9 Mar 2021 2:30 pm
NGT dismisses review plea challenging environment clearance given to NPCIL in Haryana

The National Green Tribunal has dismissed a plea challenging the environmental clearance granted to Nuclear Power Corporation of India Limited (NPCI

9 Mar 2021 2:12 pm
OUP, Literacy India set up centre for upskilling women

Located in Gheja village in Noida, the centre aims to make women financially independent

9 Mar 2021 2:07 pm
Amid scant charging infrastructure, what owning an electric car in India is like

EVs may not offer the range that manufacturers promise, charging facilities may be sparse, but owners have no regrets... drive quality is great, the vehicles are non-polluting and there is no going back to fossil fuels, they say

9 Mar 2021 1:49 pm
Hike in raw material costs hits Keralas MSME plastic units

Many small and medium enterprises are on the verge of closure

9 Mar 2021 1:40 pm
Summers in Northern Hemisphere may last half the year by 2100: study

On average, summer grew from 78 to 95 days between 1952 to 2011, winter from 76 to 73 days; spring, autumn shrunk from 124 to 115 days, and 87 to 82 days, respectively; by 2100, winter will last less than two months

9 Mar 2021 1:39 pm
Former CBoI chief Pallav Mohapatra appointed MD and CEO of Arcil

Asset Reconstruction Company (India) Ltd (Arcil) on Tuesday announced the appointment of Pallav Mohapatra as its Chief Executive Officer and Managing

9 Mar 2021 1:31 pm
Nifty Call: Short on rallies with stop-loss at 15,020

Nifty 50 March Futures (14,980) Amid mixed cues from the Asian markets, the Sensex and the Nifty 50 began the session on a positive note, with a gap-u

9 Mar 2021 1:31 pm
With 5-7 year horizon, investing in international funds is ideal: Radhika Gupta of Edelweiss AMC

With domestic stock price rally making stock valuations very pricey, investors are beginning to look for avenues to diversify risk. Radhika Gupta, MD

9 Mar 2021 1:21 pm
Truecaller discontinues UPI services in India: Report

Truecaller Pay had nearly two crore registered UPI users at its peak during mid-2020; its banking partners included ICICI Bank and Bank of Baroda

9 Mar 2021 1:13 pm
Covaxin has better reactogenicity and safety outcomes in phase II, claims study

The Covid-19 vaccine candidate of Bharat Biotech, Covaxin, has shown better reactogenicity and safety outcomes in phase II trials, according to a

9 Mar 2021 1:08 pm
Covid patients with higher BMI are 61% more likely to die: CDC study

Excess weight can also lead to difficulty breathing

9 Mar 2021 1:06 pm
JMC records fresh 52-week high on winning 1,000-crore project in Maldives

The shares of JMC Projects (India) Ltd, a civil engineering and EPC company, recorded a fresh, year-high during the morning trade on Tuesday after it

9 Mar 2021 12:40 pm
Nomination or tender are like two sides of the same coin, says GYV Victor, MD and CEO of DCI

With nomination of works comes lots of liability as DCI needs to prove itself to the utmost satisfaction of major ports for a win-win situation

9 Mar 2021 12:31 pm
NODWIN Gaming raises 164-crore equity investment from South Korean company KRAFTON

NODWIN Gaming , a subsidiary of Nazara Technologies, has raised 164 crore of equity investment from South Korean gaming firm KRAFTON. NODWIN Gaming

9 Mar 2021 12:29 pm
Daily Rupee Calll: INR facing hurdle; may depreciate today

Recent price action of the currency pair USD-INR has been a bit bearish and the dollar index is indicating a strengthening dollar

9 Mar 2021 12:12 pm
Fully vaccinated people can venture out without facemask: CDC

The United States Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) maintained that people who are fully inoculated with the Covid-19 vaccine can vent

9 Mar 2021 12:09 pm
New lab study finds Moderna, Pfizer vaccines significantly less effective against Covid variant

A new lab study indicated that coronavirus vaccines developed by Moderna and Pfizer-BioNTech are significantly less efficacious against the Covid var

9 Mar 2021 12:09 pm
TN elections: Makkal Needhi Maiam to contest in 154 seats

Allies, AISMK and IJK will contest in 40 constituencies each in the 234-seat assembly

9 Mar 2021 12:04 pm
Healthcares blindspot

Why we should #Choosetochallenge gender biases in medical access

9 Mar 2021 11:58 am
Cyril George awarded PhD in Logistics Management

Amet Maritime University, Chennai has awarded doctorate in Logistics Management to Cyril C George, Deputy Chairman, Cochin Port Trust. Before joining

9 Mar 2021 11:49 am
Indonesia LPG imports to fall sharply by 2025 as coal gasification ramps up

Says, imports will fall from 6.1 million tonnes to 1 million tonnes in 2025 to NIL in 2030

9 Mar 2021 11:44 am
Leafy greens, hydration and adequate shut-eye

1 For a lot of us the past year was one of re-evaluation. One of the things I took a hard look at was my health. Although its hard to let go of old h

9 Mar 2021 11:42 am
Google launches Full Coverage feature for news in Search

Google is introducing its Full Coverage feature for news in Search.The tech giant had introduced the feature as part of Google News in 2018. The Full

9 Mar 2021 11:39 am
What you need to know about the coronavirus right now

High antibody levels from Pfizer vaccinePeople in England who have received two doses of Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine are generating strong antibody respon

9 Mar 2021 11:37 am
KVGB launches loan scheme for women entrepreneurs

The Dharwad-headquartered Karnataka Vikas Grameen Bank (KVGB) has launched the Vikas Asha loan scheme for women. This new loan scheme is exclusivel

9 Mar 2021 11:23 am
Three ships carrying US ethanol head to China, say sources

The shipments may surpass the total amount of US ethanol that China imported last year

9 Mar 2021 11:22 am
9 Mar 2021 11:13 am
Britain approves worlds most expensive drug costing 18 crore

Zolgensma is used to cure Spinal Muscular Atrophy

9 Mar 2021 10:59 am