On the back foot after its recent electoral drubbing, the Narendra Modi government on Friday got a shot in the arm at an opportune time, with the Supreme Court dismissing a clutch of pleas challenging India’s purchase of 36
Finance minister Arun Jaitley on Friday denied any government intrusion into the Reserve Bank of India’s (RBI’s) autonomous policy turf, arguing that making suggestions on crucial matters wasn’t an aberration and that t
With the general election just four-five months away, former Reserve Bank of India governor Raghuram Rajan on Friday called for the need to abandon the practice of farm loan waivers, as they add to the burden of state finance
The Tamil Nadu government on Friday asked the Centre to withdraw the Dam Safety Bill, 2018 introduced in the Lok Sabha and not proceed further until a consensus evolves on the issue among all the states.
The Pune chapter of Travel Agents Association of India (TAAI) and Travel Federation Association of India (TAFI) held a protest march against the national carrier, Air India, and its plans to align with only one Global Distrib
India’s largest luxury car maker Mercedes-Benz has received the highest rank in the JD Power 2018 India Customer Service Index (Luxury) study; it scored 903 points. This study surveys luxury vehicle owners who visit authori
Reserve Bank of India (RBI) governor Shaktikanta Das on Thursday sought to understand from heads of state-owned lenders whether there were any further steps that could be taken to lend more to the micro, small and medium ente
The Supreme Court on Thursday sought response from the ministry of civil aviation (MCA) and the Director General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) as to why they should not be asked to start flying operations to Umroi airport in Megha
The roads infrastructure arm of IL&FS, IL&FS Transportation Networks (ITNL), on Thursday responded to the National Stock Exchange (NSE) notice, requesting it to waive the penalty for not filing its financial results for the t
Moody’s Investors Service on Thursday said it had placed the state-run firms — Power Finance Corporation (PFC) and Rural Electrification Corp (REC) — “on review for downgrade” after the government decided to sell it
Amazon India on Thursday inked an agreement with the Federation of Indian Micro and Small & Medium Enterprises (FISME) that will give small vendors an access to the e-commerce major’s marketplace, facilitating sale of their
Bank of India (BoI) on Thursday sought bids from financial advisors who will be roped in to execute the sale of its non-performing asset (NPA) portfolio, including the processes of due diligence and valuation of NPAs. “This
According to Pew Research Center, about one-fifth of adults in the US currently get their news fix from social media, which is marginally higher than the 16% of people who get their news from the papers.
The new Reserve Bank of India (RBI) governor Shaktikanta Das on Wednesday dropped enough hints that he would be more amenable to the views of the government and other stakeholders, including the industry, than his predecessor