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RIL announces payment schedule for balance amount of rights issue

New Delhi: Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) has announced the payment schedule for the balance amount of its rights issue which opens on...

High-tech polyclinic inaugurated at Panaji

PANAJI: A trailblazing polyclinic - Dr Mihir Desai’s Ortho Clinic, Arogyam Pathology Centre and Dr Vaishali’s Ultrasonography Clinic - was recently opened...

India’s GDP to grow at 11% this fiscal: ADB

New Delhi: ADB on Wednesday said the Indian economy is projected to grow at 11 per cent in the current financial year...

‘Ohh Idly’ launched in Goa

NT NETWORK Panaji The first non-veg start-up ‘Ohh Idly’  was launched  in Goa on Monday at...

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IDBI’s credit to MSME sector increases to `53,785 crore in FY 12

MUMBAI: The Small Industries Development Bank of India (SIDBI) held its 14th annual general meeting on June 29, at Lucknow.  The meeting was chaired by Mr Sushil Muhnot, chairman and managing director and attended by its directors and shareholders.  

Govt determined to contain fiscal deficit: Rangarajan

KOLKATA: The Centre is determined to contain fiscal deficit to spur economic growth and will take action in this regard, the chairman of the Prime Minister’s Economic Advisory Council, Mr C Rangarajan, Friday said.

Govt invites comments on GAAR, PM to take final call

NEW DELHI: The government Friday issued draft guidelines on the general anti-avoidance rules (GAAR), inviting comments from different stakeholders and clarified that Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh will take final call on the issue after receiving feedback.

Sensex up by 439 points, highest in the year

MUMBAI: Sensex Friday surged by a whopping 439 points, its biggest single-day gain in 2012 so far, making investors richer by ` 1.17 lakh crore on the back of clarity on tax-avoidance rules and upbeat global sentiment.

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FinMin to give clarification to PMO on retro tax amendments

NEW DELHI: A day after Prime Minister Dr Mamohan Singh raised concerns over tax matters, the Finance Ministry on Thursday said it will provide clarifications to the PMO in two-three weeks on the issues, including the retrospective tax amendment which requires Vodafone to pay Rs 20,000 crore.

Google unveils Nexus 7 tab

SAN FRANCISCO: Google unveiled its own branded Nexus 7 tablet computer designed to challenge Apple’s iPad and be a window into its online shop for films, books, movies and more.

FMCG, Power drive Sensex up 23 pts; Mkts complete 3-day upsurge

MUMBAI: The Sensex rose for the third straight day on Thursday edging up 23 points, led by FMCG, power and PSU stocks, as Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh and top officials are drawing a roadmap to revive the “animal spirit” in the economy.

FROM THE MAGAZINES

A farewell to retired teachers

NT BUZZ The management, staff and PTA of Guardian Angel Pre-Primary and Primary School, Curchorem bid farewell to senior...

Let’s get physical

‘Get Fit, Stay Fit Goa’, a two-week free bodyweight programme aims to inspire a fitness revolution in Goa. NT BUZZ talks to...

Food warriors

CHRISTINE MACHADO | NT BUZZ Pinky Goyal Like most people scanning the horrifying news coming in...

Born to run

NT BUZZ The second edition of the Mulgao Fitness Run 2021 was held. The run was sponsored by Anil...