Thiruvananthapuram, Oct 18 (IANS) Kerala's money-spinning tourism industry has been hit hard by the GST regime, with taxes shooting to as high as 33 per cent and affecting five-star resorts, industry players say.
Mumbai, Oct 18 (IANS) A massive sell-off in banking sector stocks pulled the key Indian equity indices lower on Wednesday.
San Francisco, Oct 18 (IANS) Regina Dugan, head of Facebook's secretive research lab "Building 8", is leaving the company, just after 18 months at the helm.
New Delhi, Oct 18 (IANS) Delhi Metro will run its last service on Diwali night on Thursday at 10 p.m.
New Delhi, Oct 18 (IANS) Delhiites can board the last Metro at 10 p.m. on Thursday, Diwali night, a Delhi Metro Rail Corporation statement said on Wednesday.
New Delhi, Oct 18 (IANS) Concerned about slowdown and pressure on balance sheets, corporate India is going slow on Diwali gifts to its associates, networked partners and others, slashing the budget by at least 35-40 per cent, an Assocham survey said on Wednesday.
Much against the expectations of the real estate sector, this year's festive season is turning out to be somewhat disappointing for property developers as aspiring home buyers are extra cautious about investments in the backdrop of the slowing economy and unstable realty sector, hit by the short-term impact of the Real Estate Regulation Act (RERA) and the Goods & Services Tax (GST).
Mumbai, Oct 18 (IANS) The key Indian equity indices traded on a flat-to-negative note during the late afternoon session on Wednesday as low volumes and profit bookings eroded investors' risk-taking appetite.
San Francisco, Oct 18 (IANS) After testing the latest Windows 10 "Fall Creators Update" over the past six months, Microsoft has released the latest edition to secure over 500 million Windows 10 devices globally, starting with new machines first.
New Delhi, Oct 18 (IANS) Global cyber security company Kaspersky Lab on Wednesday announced the appointment of Shrenik Bhayani as its new General Manager for the South Asia region, covering India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Nepal, Bhutan and the Maldives.
San Francisco, Oct 18 (IANS) In order to protect journalists, business leaders and member of political campaign teams at higher risk of being targetted by hackers, Google has rolled out an Advanced Protection Programme.
San Francisco, Oct 18 (IANS) After Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey announced plans to act more aggressively on violence and sexual abuse, the micro-blogging website has now detailed new rules it will implement soon.
San Francisco, Oct 18 (IANS) In a move that will help women and kids connect with their families and friends as they travel, Facebook-owned WhatsApp has introduced 'Live Location' feature.
Mumbai, Oct 18 (IANS) The 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex) on Wednesday opened on a negative note during the morning session of the trade.
Tokyo, Oct 18 (IANS) Tokyo stocks opened higher on Wednesday with buying supported by a solid showing on Wall Street overnight.