Tamilnadu govt staff set to get bonanza

Chennai: Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami today announced formation of a committee to...... Read More >>

Talk on epic character Bhishmar

Chennai: Writer P N Parasuraman will deliver a talk on epic character Bhishmar as part of '...... Read More >>

Overcoming trauma to become donor

Chennai: It is not easy to take a decision at any point in life but the most difficult must be to...... Read More >>

Aguero stars as Man City sink Monaco in thriller

Manchester: Sergio Aguero starred as Manchester City beat Monaco 5-3 in a breathless and...... Read More >>

Shooters impress new foreign rifle coach

New Delhi: They may not have been setting the stage ablaze in recent times but newly-appointed...... Read More >>




Vodafone, Idea likely to seal merger pact

PTI, Monday, 20th February 2017
New Delhi: UK's Vodafone and Aditya Birla group firm Idea Cellular are likely to finalise within a month the mega merger deal that will create India's largest telecom firm, according to sources.

Mahindra plans to launch XUV500 pertrol variant

New Delhi: Mahindra & Mahindra plans to launch a petrol variant of its flagship SUV XUV500 in the first quarter of next fiscal in the wake of customer preference shifting away from diesel vehicles in the segment. ... Read More >>

‘65 per cent of IT employees not retrainable’

Mumbai: With the domestic IT industry staring at a shift in nature of work due to increasing use of digital technologies, a leading firm has said a majority of the workforce cannot imbibe the required emerging skillsets, and warned of high job losses at the middle and senior levels. ... Read More >>

BSNL’s app-based calling service under scanner

New Delhi: Telecom regulator TRAI is examining the limited fixed mobile telephony services of Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd following objections raised by the cellular operators, and a decision is expected soon.  ... Read More >>

Banks on alert as cyber threats rise

Mumbai: With instances of cyber threats increasing, the banks, which are increasingly going digital prodded by government and regulators following note-ban, are looking for cyber insurance - a fledgling industry vertical for general insurers but having large growth potential. ... Read More >>

Tax dept: Consultation on Customs Act changes

New Delhi: Tax department has asked officials to start an outreach programme with stakeholders and make systemic changes to implement proposed modifications in Customs Act aimed at de-cluttering ports and enhancing revenue. ... Read More >>

Infosys to decide on buyback at right time

New Delhi: Infosys has said it periodically reviews the capital allocation policy and the management will take a decision on share buyback at an appropriate time.  ... Read More >>

Mahindra launches new models in passenger van

Chennai: Home-grown auto major Mahindra and Mahindra (M&M) has launched seven new models -- four in the passenger van segment and three in the load carrier category -- under its Supro brand.  ... Read More >>

State Bank of India gets Cabinet nod for merger

New Delhi: State Bank of India (SBI) and three of its listed subsidiaries has informed the exchanges the Cabinet approval on the planned merger of associates with the parent bank.  ... Read More >>

Yamaha recalls 1,155 units of YZF-R3 model

New Delhi: Japanese two wheeler major Yamaha announced recall of 1,155 units of its motorcycle model YZF-R3 in India after finding defect in fuel tank bracket and main switch sub-assembly as part of a global exercise. ... Read More >>


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