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 >>




RBI autonomy important, retain its status: Montek

PTI, Tuesday, 17th January 2017
New Delhi: Joining the debate on Reserve bank's autonomy, former Planning Commission deputy chairman Montek Singh Ahluwalia said the special status of the central bank should be preserved.

Government push to activate UAN

New Delhi: In a bid to incentivise activation of Universal (PF) Account Number (UAN), retirement fund body EPFO will refund up to 10 per cent of administrative charges paid by employers for providing KYC detail like Aadhaar, Bank Account and activating portable PF account of their workers. ... Read More >>

Telecom customer base jumps with Jio entry

New Delhi: Cutting short two months of decline, the telecom subscriber base rose by 1.98 per cent to 1,074.24 million in the country by September-end, mainly boosted by the formal launch of services by newcomer Reliance Jio. ... Read More >>

MNCs beat Indian companies as preferred place to work: Survey

Chennai: Multinational companies (MNCs) beat Indian firms as preferred place to work, as nearly 88 per cent employees working with domestic firms, if offered a choice, would like to switch to international organisations, says a survey. ... Read More >>

BRICS bank to be operational by end of 2015: South Africa

The emerging market BRICS nations will have their own development bank by the end of the year, South Africa said today. ... Read More >>

HSIL Limited gets new president

Chennai:  Manish Bhatia has joined HSIL Limited as president, Building Products Division. ... Read More >>

Audi eyes smaller towns & cities

New Delhi: Targeting higher sales, especially in smaller Indian cities and towns, German luxury carmaker Audi has rolled out a new initiative that would enable customers to buy company's vehicles through mobile showrooms. ... Read More >>

Infosys unveils TradeEdge platform

Bangalore: Software major Infosys today announced the launch of TradeEdge, an insights-driven sales platform, which would provide visibility to global brands across the demand chain from distributors to consumers. ... Read More >>

India is shock-proof, says study

Chennai: Indian economy is less vulnerable to external shocks as it is mainly driven by household consumption and government spending, and not dependent on hot money which can move out quickly, Standard & Poor’s Rating Services said today. ... Read More >>

Office-bearers of realty agents association

Chennai: The Chennai Real Estate Agents Association (CREAA) elected its new office-bearers for 2016 - 2017. A press release said K Chandrasekar was elected president, while Azeem Ahmed became vice-president, Yasser Rahman, secretary, and V Deenadayalan, treasurer. ... Read More >>


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