PM stresses role of financial markets in Indian economy

Raigad (Maharashtra), Dec 24 - Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday stressed the crucial role played by financial markets for the growth of the Indian economy but warned of damages they can...
Anil Kapoor takes selfies with fans in ATM line

Anil Kapoor takes selfies with fans in ATM line

Mumbai, Dec 1 - Demonetisation has brought the classes and masses in one line -- and Anil Kapoor is one such example. The actor stood in an ATM line to take out...

Key Indian equity indices trade in red during afternoon session

Mumbai, June 9 - Key Indian equity market indices were trading in the red during the afternoon session on Thursday as technology related stocks plunged. The 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex) of the BSE...

Redmi Note 3 highest shipped smartphone in India: IDC

New Delhi, Aug 22.  After selling 1.75 million units in just five months, Chinese smartphone-maker Xiaomi's Redmi Note 3 device has become the highest shipped smartphone in the history of India's online...
Micro-finance funding skewed towards urban areas

Micro-finance funding skewed towards urban areas

New Delhi, July 4 - Despite the intended focus on low-income population, the bulk of which resides in rural areas, the loan portfolio of non-banking micro-finance companies that touched an all-time high...
security Mallya deposited in HC

Adjust loans from security Mallya deposited in HC: Tribunal

Bengaluru, June 7 - The Debt Recovery Tribunal on Tuesday suggested the State Bank of India (SBI) adjust the Rs.2,000 crore security beleaguered tycoon Vijay Mallya deposited in the Karnataka High Court...
China Airlines workers on indefinite strike in Taiwan

China Airlines workers on indefinite strike in Taiwan

Taipei, June 24 - Flight attendants for Taiwan's China Airlines on Friday started an indefinite strike that has led to the cancellation of 67 flights, a move taken by the union in...

China will not stop quest for maritime hegemony 

New Delhi, July 18  The ruling by the Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA) in The Hague on the South China Sea dispute in favour of the Philippines may have come as...

SBI, IOC link up to empower farmers

Mumbai, July 25. State Bank Of India (SBI) and Indian Oil Corporation (IOC) have tied up to implement the bank's financial inclusion programme for farmers through the oil company's Kisan Seva Kendras,...
Gold Bond scheme

Sovereign Gold Bond scheme tranche 4 to open on Monday

New Delhi, July 14  The government on Thursday announced that the fourth tranche of its sovereign gold bond scheme will open on July 18."Applications for the bond will be accepted from...

Entertainment

BCCI to Reward Mithali & Co. Rs 50 Lakh Each For...

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) have announced that each member of the Indian women's team will get Rs 50 Lakh...

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History

Ancient Roman villa uncovered near Florence

Florence, Oct 21.  Archaeologists have unearthed a luxurious ancient Roman villa complete with thermal baths and stunning mosaics near the central Italian city of Florence...