MUMBAI: With a more-than-expected revenue coming in from the 3G auction, the government is now in a better position to handle the fiscal deficit, a senior government official said on Monday.Read More »
CHENNAI: The empowered group of ministers scheduled to meet on June 7 will decide on a hike in petrol and diesel prices, the Petroleum Minister, Mr Murli Deora said on Monday.Read More »
PANAJI: In response to increasing seasonal demand for low-cost services to Goa, Air Arabia has announced that it will now offer five weekly flights between the carrier’s hub in Sharjah, UAE, and Goa.Read More »
MUMBAI: The surprise peace between warring Ambani brothers powered stock markets on Monday, with the benchmark Sensex shooting up by 312 points in early trade but swift profit-booking minutes before the closing bell saw the index ending just 24 points higher.Read More »
By Tensing Rodrigues
To tell you frankly, I did not know Greece was a country in modern Europe till it was on the brink of bankruptcy. I thought Greece was buried in ruins of Macedonia before the Christian Era began. I grew up hearing about Greek tragedy, as my father taught European literature in those days.
NEW DELHI: The government should issue food stamps directly to families living below poverty line (BPL), instead of subsidised food, to ensure food security of the poor, an industry lobby said
in a report.
GUWAHATI: The Centre had been working on developing a Trans-Asia Highway to ensure more dynamic route connectivity for the Northeastern states with the Asean countries, Union Commerce and Industry Minister, Mr Anand Sharma said in Guwahati on Saturday.Read More »
NEW DELHI: In a major acquisition deal, ICICI Bank on Sunday announced merger Bank of Rajasthan with it through share-swap in a non-cash deal that values the BoR at about Rs 3,000 crore.Read More »