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 >>




Union Budget 2014: Jaitley proposes more IITs, IIMs and AIIMS

PTI, Thursday, 10th July 2014
Some of the highlights of the budget proposals made by Finance Minister today in the Parliament: Pt Madan Mohan Malaviya Teaching Programme to be started FM proposes to set up 5 new IIMs and 5 new IITs Propose to set up Center of Excellence in MP named after Lok Nayak JaiPrakash Narayan

Ola expands vehicle-leasing programme

Chennai: Cab aggregator service Ola is said to be on a mission to expand its vehicle-leasing programme.As part of this, the company is luring drivers to sign up with a lower upfront payment, zero commissions, apart from new car models. ... Read More >>

A $150 billion deal & its details

Chennai: Pfizer Inc secured formal board approval on Sunday for its acquisition of Botox maker Allergan Plc for more than $150 billion, a deal that will create the world's biggest drug maker, according to sources. Here is more on this:   ... Read More >>

China's auto sales surge

Beijing:  Chinese automobile companies sold 2.22 million vehicles in October as sales surged year on year while production rebounded, according to new official data released today. ... Read More >>

'Highways shifting gears to regain momentum'

Chennai: India Ratings and Research believes that policy initiatives in the recent past will act as stepping stones to the revival of the highway sector. ... Read More >>

Sops to tax payers, 80C now at Rs 1.5 lakh

New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today announced sops for tax payers. He proposed to increase tax limit for senior citizens from Rs 2.5 lakh to Rs 3 lakh while for others, the limit has been risen to Rs 2.5 lakh from Rs 2 lakh. Highlights of the budget proposals.... Read More >>

Now, open bank account on mobile

Chennai: Federal Bank on Thursday launched India’s first mobile app for bank account opening. ... Read More >>

Hindujas top UK's 'super rich' list

London: The Hinduja brothers have emerged as the richest persons in the UK, which boasts of 102 billionaires, including Lord Swraj Paul and four others of Indian-origin. ... Read More >>

From CEO, HDFC big guns mop up many awards

Mumbai: Aditya Puri, the chief executive and managing director of the second largest private sector lender HDFC Bank, has been ranked as the best banking CEO in Asia by the investor community. ... Read More >>

BHIM app adds more regional languages

Chennai: Bharat Interface for Money or BHIM app, a common platform for making quick payments using the Unified Payments Interface (UPI), is now available on Google Play Store with an updated version. ... Read More >>


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