Demonetisation hits foreign participants at trade fair

New Delhi, Nov 16 .  Foreign participants at the 36th India International Trade Fair (IITF) are facing a severe cash crunch with most complaining of having "zero" or "very limited" Indian money...
Adequate stocks lead to drop in pulses' wholesale prices

Adequate stocks lead to drop in pulses’ wholesale prices: Officials

New Delhi, June 21 - Quick government measures including actions against hoarders and increasing of stocks have led to "increased availability of the commodity" in the market on Tuesday resulting in modest...
Demonetisation 'plunder' can drag India's GDP by 2%: Manmohan Singh

Demonetisation ‘plunder’ can drag India’s GDP by 2%: Manmohan Singh

New Delhi, Nov 24 - Describing the implementation of the demonetisation drive as "monumental mismanagement" and a case of "organised loot and legalised plunder", former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Thursday said...

US companies investing $45 bn in India: John Chambers

Washington, June 8 - Members of the US-India Business Council have already invested $28 billion in India since September 2014 and another $45 billion is in the pipeline, Council Chairman John Chambers...

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...

Farmers can buy seeds with old Rs 500 notes

New Delhi, Nov 21 .  The government on Monday allowed farmers to purchase seeds with the demonetised bank notes of Rs 500 value.The seeds, using old notes, can be bought from the...

Need to destroy 550 tonnes of outdated Maggi stocks: Nestle to SC

New Delhi, Sep 22. Nestle India on Thursday sought the Supreme Court's nod for destroying 550 tonnes of Maggi stocks that have outlived their shelf life.As senior counsel Harish Salve moved the...

US under Trump will have different priorities, India will have to engage with multiple...

New Delhi, Nov 21 .  The incoming Trump administration in the United States "will have different priorities", there may be a "degree of decoupling" with Europe and fluidity at the great-power level...

Want to make India most open economy, says Modi

Tokyo, Nov 11. Stressing that strong India-Japan ties will be a "stabilising factor" in Asia and the world, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said that he wants India to be the...

Maruti Suzuki to recall 77,380 cars

 New Delhi, May 27 (IANS) India's largest car maker Maruti Suzuki on Friday announced the recall of 77,380 cars - Baleno and DZire models - to upgrade the airbag controller software...

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...