Thursday , 22 November 2018


Holistic strategy to find a long-term solution to fuel prices: Pradhan

PTI   BHUBANESWAR The government is planning a “holistic strategy” to find “long-term solution” to spike in petrol and diesel prices triggered by a spurt in international rates, Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said Monday. He did not share any details of the strategy. Petrol and diesel prices were Monday hiked for the 15th day in a row, taking the cumulative ... Read More »

Would spare no effort to persuade US: Swaraj on plans to end work permits for H-1B spouses

PTI   NEW DELHI Amid the US plan to scrap a rule allowing spouses of H-1B visa holders to work legally in the country, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj today said the government would make all efforts to persuade the Trump administration against such a move. The Trump administration is planning to end the Obama-era rule under which spouses of ... Read More »

Balaji Amines declares dividend of 130%

MUMBAI: Balaji Amines Ltd, one of World’s largest producer of DMA-HCL and one of India’s largest manufacturer of Aliphatic Amines announced its annual results for FY17-18. On a year-to-year basis, the consolidated net profit increased by 37.38% from Rs 82.35 crore to Rs 113.13 crore. Also the consolidated sales for the year ended March 31, increased from Rs 730.59 crore to Rs 877 crore. The ... Read More »

CAIT approaches competition regulator against Walmart-Flipkart deal

IANS NEW DELHI The Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) on Monday said that it has approached the Competition Commission of India (CCI) against the Walmart-Flipkart deal. The confederation’s petition to the CCI objected to the deal and said that Walmart “will create an unfair competition and uneven level playing field and will indulge in predatory pricing, deep discounts and ... Read More »

Cera Style Gallery launched in Margao

PANAJI: Upgrade – a unit of Kakode Trading LLP recently launched a Cera Style Gallery in their largest retail store based in Raia, Margao. Please like & share: Read More »

Gadkari advocates bringing fuel under GST

NEW DELHI: With petrol and diesel rates skyrocketing on a daily basis, Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari on Friday advocated bringing fuel under the GST to curb the price hike. Please like & share: Read More »

Petrol prices rise over Rs 3 per litre in 12 days

NEW DELHI: Petrol prices across the four metros increased by over Rs 3 per litre in 12 days after dynamic pricing system was resumed on May 14, data on the Indian Oil Corp (IOC) website shows. Please like & share: Read More »

Mother Dairy to set up milk plant in Odisha

BHUBANESWAR: Mother Dairy Fruit and Vegetable Pvt Ltd, a subsidiary of the National Dairy Development Board (NDDB), on Friday said it will set up a milk processing plant and a central distribution facility in Odisha. Please like & share: Read More »

Android devices being shipped with pre-installed malware: Avast

NEW DELHI: Thousands of Android devices including those from manufacturers like ZTE, Archos and myPhone are being shipped with pre-installed malware globally including in India, global cyber-security company Avast claimed on Friday. Please like & share: Read More »

States have capacity and must cut duty on petrol: NITI

New Delhi: States have the capacity and must reduce the duty on petrol, while the Centre should create fiscal space to deal with the impact of spurt in oil prices, NITI Aayog vice-chairman Rajiv Kumar said on Thursday. Please like & share: Read More »