Wednesday, Jan 23, 2019 | Last Update : 10:27 AM IST

Mumbai (Bombay)

Former UIDAI chief Nandan Nilekani to head RBI panel on digital payments

RBI appointed Nandan Nilekani as the chairman of High-Level Committee on Deepening of Digital Payments in the country.

08 Jan 2019 4:22 PM

Sensex opens on a choppy note; Nifty tests 10,750

The 30-share barometer dropped 58.53 points, or 0.16 per cent, to 35,791.63 in opening trade.

08 Jan 2019 10:16 AM

Rupee softens against US dollar in opening trade

The dollar was trading lower against major peers and 10-year treasury yields were steady.

08 Jan 2019 10:02 AM

Commuters in Mumbai affected as BEST employees go on strike

Due to strike, around 25 L passengers who travel by 3000 BEST buses every day will be inconvenienced.

08 Jan 2019 8:45 AM

Bullet train to cost 131 hectares of forests

Palghar will lose largest chunk of forests at 34.19 ha, followed by Dahanu at 29.05 hectares.

08 Jan 2019 5:12 AM

Sensex advances on positive global lead, earnings optimism

Sensex climbed over 155 points to close over 35,850, tracking positive cues from global markets.

07 Jan 2019 4:17 PM

Act against illegal slaughter of animals, sale of meat: HC to Maharashtra govt

HC was hearing petitions filed in 2017, alleging 'beef was being sold openly in areas such as Nagpada, Agripada, and Dongri' in Mumbai.

07 Jan 2019 4:07 PM

Author Nayantara Sahgal’s invite to Lit meet cancelled, Raj Thackeray apologises

Sahgal's invite was withdrawn after a political outfit threatened to disrupt function, organisers said.

07 Jan 2019 1:48 PM

‘Modi’s larger-than-life image has lost shine’, writes Shiv Sena’s Sanjay Raut

'The country is heading for a fractured mandate and prime minister Narendra Modi is responsible for it,' Raut said.

07 Jan 2019 12:43 PM

CBDT pulls out circular to avoid its use in Herald case

Circular spelt big relief in cases where fresh capital has been issued to a company.

07 Jan 2019 10:37 AM

Sensex builds on gains, rises 288 points; Nifty claims 10,800 mark

The 30-share index rose 287.74 points, or 0.81 per cent, to 35,982.84 after hitting a high of 36,033.20.

07 Jan 2019 10:17 AM

Rupee spurts 33 paise against US dollar in early trade

The rupee opened strong at 69.38 at the interbank forex market against previous close of 69.72 per dollar.

07 Jan 2019 10:01 AM

Raj meets Uddhav, invites Sena chief for son’s wedding

Amit Thackeray is slated to get married on January 27 in Mumbai with Mitali Borude, a fashion designer.

07 Jan 2019 6:24 AM

No takers for RTE seats in 70 schools

Only 3214 seats confirmed out of 8,000 seats available.

07 Jan 2019 1:52 AM

Maharashtra student says Vinod Tawde 'orders' his arrest, minister denies

Tawde, however, refuted the allegation, saying he did not order the student's arrest and that 'lies' were being spread against him.

06 Jan 2019 5:36 PM

Amit Shah attacks Rahul over court order in National Herald case

Shah said while Gandhi's entire family lineage was 'mired in corruption', there was not a single blot on Modi.

06 Jan 2019 5:03 PM

MIM MLA challenges Maratha reservation

Advocate Satish Talekar has filed the petition in the court on behalf of the AIMIM MLA, which is likely to come up for hearing on January 23.

06 Jan 2019 5:28 AM

Will have more than 1 PMs from Maha by 2050, says Devendra Fadnavis

Gadkari said that it is necessary to guard Marathi identity along with national identity.

06 Jan 2019 2:13 AM

Air quality in city remains ‘very poor’

BKC recorded the poorest air quality, followed by Andheri, Mazagaon and Malad.

06 Jan 2019 2:05 AM

IIT-B creates biomethanation plant at campus

Alumni of the Class of 1990 has created a plant with a capacity of two tonnes per day.

06 Jan 2019 1:53 AM