India will not lower guard on global financial threats: FSDC

Tue, 07/05/2016 - 21:06

New Delhi, July 5 (IANS) India will not lower its preparedness in dealing with external economic vulnerabilities, including those arising from the recent British vote to exit the European Union, the Financial Stability Development Council (FSDC) chaired by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Tuesday.


Coal India exploring export options

Tue, 07/05/2016 - 21:02

Kolkata, July 5 (IANS) State-run miner Coal India is exploring avenues to export the fossil fuel after it clocked a record production, a top official said on Tuesday.


India Inc gives Rs 1.9 crore to railways for Latur water trains

Tue, 07/05/2016 - 20:58

Mumbai, July 5 (IANS) The Bombay Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BCCI) has awarded Rs 1.90 crore to the Central Railway for its unique initiative of providing drinking water through Jaldoot, or water trains, to the thirsting population of Maharashtra's Latur last April-May.


Award of civil contracts kickstarts Mumbai's Metro Line-3

Tue, 07/05/2016 - 19:48

Mumbai, July 5 (IANS) The proposed Colaba-Bandra-SEEPZ Mumbai Metro Line-3 took a big leap with Mumbai Metro Rail Corporation Ltd awarding civil contracts worth over Rs 18,000 crore for the 33.5-km section, an official said here on Tuesday.


Profit booking, global cues dent equity markets (Roundup)

Tue, 07/05/2016 - 19:20

Mumbai, July 5 (IANS) Profit booking, coupled with bearish global cues and a weak rupee on Tuesday subdued the Indian equity markets which closed the day's trade in the red after six consecutive sessions of gain.


TCS iON to power Royal College of Physicians of Ireland

Tue, 07/05/2016 - 18:50

Bengaluru, July 5 (IANS) Leading IT company Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) on Tuesday announced working with the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland (RCPI) to deploy its iON cloud solutions for transforming the way doctors interact with other.


Dilshad Garden-Ghaziabad section of Metro work gets stuck

Tue, 07/05/2016 - 18:48

Ghaziabad, July 5 (IANS) The DMRC's project to extend the Metro rail from Dilshad Garden to the New Bus Stand in Ghaziabad has got stuck due to alleged delay in clearance of a file for the last six months.


Cabinet approves new post in Eastern Railway

Tue, 07/05/2016 - 18:40

New Delhi, July 5 (IANS) The Union Cabinet on Tuesday approved the creation of senior administrative grade post of Chief Works Manager in the Mechanical Department of Diesel Component Factory, Dankuni (West Bengal) under the Eastern Railway.


BSH Household to expand retail presence, launch refrigerators

Tue, 07/05/2016 - 18:14

Chennai, July 5 (IANS) The Indian subsidiary of German consumer durable maker BSH Household Appliances Manufacturing will be expanding its own retail outlets while launching refrigerators in the premium mass segment, said a top company official.