Chennai, Aug 22 (IANS) Banking operations in Tamil Nadu were affected on Tuesday with around 55,000 bankers striking work pressing for their demands, said a top All India Bank Employees' Association (AIBEA) leader.
Washington, Aug 22 (IANS) US companies may lose upto $700 million due to lost productivity as employees put aside their work to witness the once-in-a-century solar eclipse, according to a top business person.
Mumbai, Aug 21 (IANS) Power utility major NTPC on Monday said that it plans to seek shareholders approval to raise Rs 15,000 crore through the issue of bonds, debentures on private placement basis.
Kolkata, Aug 21 (IANS) Somsubhra Ghosh, a class 9 student in a missionary school, is dejected and disappointed. The teenager realises that during his next trip to Kolkata from hometown Kharagpur, he may no more get to taste the yummy burgers from McDonald's.
New Delhi, Aug 21 (IANS) The overall consumer confidence in India declined during the last six months, a survey showed on Monday.
Mumbai, Aug 21 (IANS) Over 34,000 Indian tourists have travelled to Israel till July in 2017, marking a growth of 36 per cent over the previous year, an Israeli official said on Monday.
New Delhi, Aug 21 (IANS) A three-day workshop on enforcing intellectual property rights (IPRs) will get underway here from Tuesday for various concerned agencies, including the police, according to workshop organiser, the Union Commerce Ministry.
New Delhi, Aug 21 (IANS) Checking the rapid decline in environment quality caused by increasing greenhouse gas emissions globally has perhaps become the most important challenge for humanity, Power Minister Piyush Goyal said on Monday.
New Delhi, Aug 21 (IANS) Around 200 young Chief Executive Officers (CEOs) from various sectors will on Tuesday share their vision with Prime Minister Narendra Modi focusing on job creation, income enhancement and good governance.
New Delhi, Aug 21 (IANS) Not lovin' it, say Delhi's foodies. Students, professionals and even the retired patrons of McDonald's on Monday expressed sadness and disappointment over the upcoming shutdown of its 169 outlets across north and east India, including the remaining dozen in the capital.
Mumbai, Aug 21 (IANS) Stock exchange major BSE on Monday said that it will delist 200 firms from its platform from August 23.
New Delhi, Aug 21 (IANS) Banks will have to pay 3 per cent Integrated Goods and Services Tax (IGST) on imports of gold and silver, which can be claimed as input tax credit, the Central Board of Excise and Customs (CBEC) said on Monday.
Mumbai, Aug 21 (IANS) The country's largest public lender State Bank of India (SBI) on Monday announced waiver of up to 100 per cent processing fee on car loans, personal gold loans and personal loans, in view of the festive season.
New Delhi, Aug 21 (IANS) Eighty Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) employees associated as patient care coordinators at the AIIMS on Monday went on a strike after being served termination notices.
San Francisco, Aug 21 (IANS) WhatsApp has released a new version for iOS devices that has an improved Chat Search feature along with bug fixes.