The last Budget of the Congress led UPA-II is expected to be high on rhetoric in view of the coming Lok Sabha elections. Even though it will be an interim budget, finance minister P. Chidambaram has, in the past, indicated that he can change indirect taxes in the interim budget wherever it is needed to boost growth.
Want to buy condoms, but without inviting any attention? A new mobile application now available on Google Play and Apple store enables people shy of going to chemists to buy condoms by ordering them through it. Condoms would be delivered discreetly and perhaps save many the blushes if they had to go to the chemist instead.
World’s biggest mineral fertiliser producer, Norway-based Yara, said on Wednesday that it has accepted a corporate fine and confiscation of NOK 295 million (35.4-million-euro) for alleged unacceptabl
The communications department on Saturday postponed 2G spectrum auction to February 3 as issues like spectrum usage charge is yet to be settled.
Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Saturday admitted that “today corruption is the biggest issue” and advocated moving from a system where those in government have “arbitrary powers” to a rule-ba
Calling the passage of the Lokpal Bill as a huge step, Congress vice-president Gandhi said there is a need to go further.
In a major victory for the UPA government, the world’s third largest retailer, Tesco, on Tuesday applied to enter multi-brand retail in India.
Mobile handset makers will soon need to introduce SOS alert button to ensure that women in distress can be reached by the police in the minimum possible time.
India’s GDP grew better than expected at 4.8 per cent during July to September 2013-14 (second quarter) led by the agriculture, industrial and financial services sectors.
India’s exports grew at the fastest pace in over two years at 13.47 per cent in October, bringing hopes of a revival.