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 >>




'Eurocracy' in full swing

NT Bureau / Agencies, Tuesday, 6th October 2015
Chennai: The India visit of German Chancellor Angela Merkel has opened up new opportunities in businesses across sectors. Several MoUs have been signed, which are expected to provide the much-needed fillip to the bilateral trade between the two nations.

100 Indian companies invest USD 15 bn in US, create 91k jobs

A total of one hundred major Indian companies created more than 91,000 jobs in the US by investing USD 15 billion in a wide range of sectors across 35 American States, according to a latest report. ... Read More >>

India sees 'strongest' growth in first quarter of 2015

London : Indian economy saw the "strongest growth" in the first quarter of 2015 among large economies, including China, the US, Germany and Canada, according to Paris-based think tank OECD.   ... Read More >>

Cholamandalam launches new health insurance policy

Eyeing three to four per cent market share in the health insurance sector, city-based Cholamandalam MS General Insurance has launched new policy 'Chola Swasth Parivar Health Insurance Policy'. ... Read More >>

NPCI expects banks to join BHIM

Mumbai: National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) has said it expects all state-run banks to join Bharat Interface for Money (BHIM) by month-end.  ... Read More >>

Minister for exempting exports from GST

New Delhi: The Commerce and Industry Ministry has pressed the GST Council to keep exports out of the GST framework and levy lower taxes on labour-intensive sectors like leather, cement and plantation.      ... Read More >>

Healthcare boost to TN workforce

New Delhi: Labour Minister Bandaru Dattatreya has said a 100-bed hospital under the Employee State Insurance Corporation will be set up and seven dispensaries into will be converted into hospitals in Tamilnadu. ... Read More >>

New zonal head for Bank of Baroda

Chennai: Bank of Baroda General Manager P Narsimha Rao took charge as Zonal Head of the bank’s Tamilnadu and Kerala Zone, recently, upon transfer of the present incumbent E F Tucker to Mumbai as Secretary to Board. ... Read More >>

Don't buckle under pressure, NGOs tell govt

New York: A group of experts and NGOs asserted that the US pressure on India's generic manufacturing capacity is threatening the lives of millions in the developing world and asked the Indian government not to succumb to the demands of the American pharma monopolies. ... Read More >>

Status quo by US Fed good for India: Secy

New Delhi: With the US Federal Reserve maintaining status quo over rates, Economic Affairs Secretary Shaktikanta Das today said the decision is good for emerging markets like India and provide space for policy adjustment. ... Read More >>


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