Chandigarh, Nov 19 (IANS) Agrarian states Punjab and Haryana have procured nearly 240 lakh tonnes of paddy so far, Food and Supplies Department officials said here on Sunday. Punjab has procured around 173 lakh tonnes and Haryana around 67 lakh tonnes, heading towards a record paddy procurement this
Mumbai, Nov 19 (IANS) Foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) have invested a staggering over $2 billion in the Indian equity markets this month till the week ending Friday, according to domestic depository data. The FPIs directed a total amount Rs 14,348 crore ($2.2 billion) into equities during November
Panaji, Nov 19 (IANS) The Royal Enfield on Sunday unveiled its much awaited Interceptor GT 650 and Continental GT 650 in front of hundreds of bike enthusiasts at its annual rider mania here. Both the motorcycles are powered by an all new 650cc, air cooled parallel twin engines with oil cooler for enhanced
Toshiba Corp said it would raise 600 billion yen ($5.3 billion) from a sale of new shares, a key step that would allow the troubled conglomerate to remain a publicly traded company even if the sale of its chip unit is delayed. Toshiba's board met on Sunday and approved a plan to raise 600 billion
Mumbai, Nov 19 (IANS) Major global cues -- crude oil price fluctuations, tensions in the Middle East and a likely US interest rate hike -- are expected to influence the movement of key Indian equity indices in the upcoming week. According to market observers, the flow movement of foreign funds will
Nagpur, Nov 19 (IANS) In a major step in spreading the use of green energy, Indias first electric vehicle (EV) charging station was started here on Sunday by Indian Oil Corp (IOC), according to the state-run oil marketing company. Indian Oil has partnered with cab aggregator Ola to set up the charging
Finance minister Philip Hammond said on Sunday he was becoming more convinced Britain would secure a Brexit deal with the European Union. "I am increasingly confident that we will get a deal with ...
India's top engineering and construction company Larsen & Toubro Ltd has secured a contract to build a $1.3 billion Mumbai Trans Harbour Link, the company said in a statement, in a big boost for the firm. ...
New Delhi, Nov 19 (IANS) Despite Moody's sovereign rating upgrade, hiring by the private sector is expected to stay muted till the end of the current fiscal as corporate India is busy trimming balance sheets and rationalising costs, according to industry chamber Assocham. "With corporate India
Over 200 government websites publicly displayed details such as names and addresses of some Aadhaar beneficiaries.
The Centre invited proposals from cities with population of above 10 lakh for extending grants under FAME India.
Negotiations in Mexico to update NAFTA have not made much progress on tough U.S. demands that could sink the 1994 trade pact, but the current round of talks are progressing with civility, some participants said on Saturday. Officials from the United States, Canada and Mexico are meeting in Mexico City