Sunday , 19 November 2017


Inflation, fiscal uncertainty induced RBI to hold rates

IANS   MUMBAI RBI Governor Urjit Patel had recommended keeping the central bank’s key interest rate unchanged at 6 per cent citing risks to inflation and uncertainties on the external and fiscal fronts, the minutes of October’s monetary policy committee (MPC) meeting released on Wednesday showed. “We have to be vigilant on account of uncertainties on the external and fiscal ... Read More »

Jobs in US, UK no longer lure Indians: Indeed survey

IANS MUMBAI There has been a sharp decline among Indians seeking jobs in two top destinations — the United Kingdom by 42 per cent and US by 38 per cent – attributed mainly to the political situations there, a new survey by top global jobs portal Indeed has revealed. Similarly, there has been a fall in the number of Indians ... Read More »

UK looks forward to secure new trade deal with India: Minister

PTI LONDON The UK is looking forward to secure a new trade deal with India and work more closely with business communities as it prepares to leave the EU, said Priti Patel, the first Indian-origin minister in the British Cabinet. Patel, the secretary of state for international development, expressed confidence that the “flourishing” relationship between India and the UK will ... Read More »

Jaitley launches options trading in gold futures

IANS NEW DELHI India’s largest commodity exchange MCX on Tuesday launched options trading in gold with Finance Minister Arun Jaitley describing it as one of the steps towards formalising gold trade in the country. “This marks a very important evolution in trading of the yellow metal itself. It hedges all risks by giving traders the option of futures,” Jaitley said ... Read More »

Higher education ills, it’s not only about money

By Dr D M Deshpande The Prime Minister has announced a substantial funding package to create 20 world class Universities. Ten each, from public and private sector Universities, would be identified and a sum of Rs.10,000 crores shall be allocated to them over a five year period. Further, they will be freed from all types of restrictions and autonomy in ... Read More »

Bardez Bazaar to set up India’s first cooperative mall in Mapusa

NT NETWORK   MAPUSA The management of Bardez Bazaar is on their toes to achieve their dream of setting of India’s first cooperative mall worth Rs 35 crore in Mapusa and its construction work is expected to commence by year end. The mall will have all modern facilities under one roof. The Bardez Bazaar consumer cooperative society will be the ... Read More »


Taj, Tata Memorial Hospital tie-up for cancer donation PANAJI: Taj Hotels across Goa are coming together to celebrate this Diwali festival of giving through à la Heart on October 18, at Taj Exotica Resort & Spa, Goa; Taj Holiday Village Resort & Spa, Goa; Taj Fort Aguada Resort & Spa. With this meal, ‘pay as you prefer’ to give generously ... Read More »

Growing Muscle Of Drug Mafias In Goa

The shock over the attack on the members of a NCB (Narcotics Control Bureau) team by a mob at a shack on Arambol beach still lingers. Never before had a NCB, or state police, team raiding a spot on information of drug peddling been attacked by a mob. A few members of the NCB raiding team were wounded. The team ... Read More »

Export logs 6-month high growth of 25.6% in Sept

NEW DELHI: India’s export soared by 25.67 per cent to US$ 28.61 billion in September, logging its highest growth in last six months on the back of expansion in shipments of chemicals, petroleum and engineering products, official data released today said. Please like & share: Read More »

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