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Tea export to Pakistan on the rise: Tea Board data

Total exports during the 10-month period of 2018 increased marginally to 225.76 mkgs valued at Rs 4624 crore.

09 Jan 2019 1:47 PM

Precision manufacturing technology will give edge to indian surgical instrument market

India has become one of the top countries in Asia to import the surgical instruments.

09 Jan 2019 12:52 PM

RBI issues card payments tokenisation guidelines

Based on risk perception, card issuers may decide whether to allow cards issued by them to be registered by a token requestor.

09 Jan 2019 10:28 AM

Additional fund infusion to help banks lower NPAs: report

The overall capital infusion into state-run banks during FY15-FY19 stands at Rs 2.56 trillion.

08 Jan 2019 5:05 PM

Demystifying third party cover and comprehensive motor insurance policy

As per the Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, third party insurance for automobiles is mandatory in India.

08 Jan 2019 3:59 PM


Housing sales rises 6 per cent in 8 major cities in 2018: report

The total unsold inventory levels have improved at the end of 2018 and are estimated to be 4,68,372 units.

08 Jan 2019 1:06 PM

Govt allows Iranian bank to open Mumbai branch: Gadkari

Iran's Bank Pasargad will open its branch within the next three months.

08 Jan 2019 12:03 PM

Gita Gopinath joins IMF as its first female chief economist

Gopinath would like the IMF to continue to be a place that provides intellectual leadership on important policy questions.

08 Jan 2019 10:13 AM

Generalised farm loan waiver impacts credit culture: RBI Governor

Earlier this year, the coalition government in Karnataka also announced a farm loan waiver.

07 Jan 2019 4:01 PM

Direct tax mop up rises 14.1 pc to Rs 8.74 lakh cr in Apr-Dec 2018

The gross collections for corporate tax is 14.8 per cent while that for personal income tax is 17.2 per cent.

07 Jan 2019 1:06 PM


Dry ATMs: Par panel nudges RBI to fix the problem

As per a data of RBI, there were 2,21,492 Automated Teller Machines (ATMs) in the country as at September-end 2018.

07 Jan 2019 11:34 AM

Aadhaar savings can fund 3 schemes of the size of Ayushman Bharat: Jaitley

The Digital Dividend Report prepared by the World Bank estimates that India can save Rs 77,000 cr every year by the use of Aadhaar.

07 Jan 2019 11:15 AM

1 per cent extra cess in calamity-hit Kerala okayed

Kerala had asked the GST Council for levying cess to fund rehabilitation work.

07 Jan 2019 6:17 AM

Aadhaar savings can fund 3 welfare schemes: Arun Jaitley

Jaitley admitted that BJP while in Opposition, had some reservations on Aadhaar particularly with regard to non-citizens being enrolled.

07 Jan 2019 3:27 AM

I-T dept withdraws circular on transfer of shares for 'no or inadequate consideration'

The Congress party had welcomed the December 31 circular of the CBDT.

05 Jan 2019 5:29 PM


2 bank unions call for two-day strike on January 8-9

Strike call given by 10 central trade unions against the government's alleged anti-worker policy.

05 Jan 2019 4:07 PM

Govt revenue from telecom companies slips 22 pc in 2017-18

The government's revenue from licence fee declined 18.12 per cent to Rs 10,670.6 crore in 2017-18

05 Jan 2019 12:23 PM

No general scheme for adults to opt out of Aadhaar programme, says govt

UIDAI has prepared plans to delete all Aadhaar data with banks and telecom companies.

04 Jan 2019 6:02 PM

Online marketplaces may seek extension of Feb 1 deadline for new FDI rules

The government had clarified that private labels were not banned from being sold on e-commerce marketplaces.

04 Jan 2019 5:32 PM

Penalty of Rs 58 lakh on telecom service providers for call drop

During the March quarter, Rs 3 lakh penalty was imposed on BSNL, Rs 10.5 lakh on Idea, Rs 22.5 lakh on Tata and Rs 6 lakh on Telenor.

04 Jan 2019 5:10 PM