Thiruvananthapuram, Oct 14 (IANS) A village in the backwaters of Kerala is vying for top honours at the London World Travel Mart. After almost a decade of practising 'responsible tourism' (RT), the picturesque Kumarakom tourist destination is aiming to seek global recognition.
New Delhi, Oct 14 (IANS) Lenovo-owned Motorola on Saturday launched the Moto G5S "special edition" in a midnight blue colour variant at Rs 14,999.
Mumbai, Oct 14 (IANS) The Board of Directors of IndusInd Bank Ltd and Bharat Financial Inclusion Ltd on Saturday approved the merger of two companies through a composite scheme of arrangement.
Mumbai, Oct 14 (IANS) Supported by good buying sentiments ahead of Diwali, key Indian equity indices rode the bulls for the second consecutive week, with the wider Nifty50 of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) hitting record highs on the last trading day of the week.
New Delhi, Oct 14 (IANS) A new Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) Act of 2016 -- notified on March 22 last year -- has come into force with effect from Friday which establishes the BIS as a national standards body, an official statement said.
San Francisco, Oct 14 (IANS) Ordering food online is cumbersome as you have to switch between several apps to get your favourite meal. But not anymore. Facebook has made it easy. Internet users can now get their snack through the app itself.
Washington, Oct 14 (IANS) Twitter has turned over to the US Senate 201 profile names of accounts associated with alleged Russian effort to meddle in the presidential election last year.
Washington, Oct 14 (IANS) A surge in energy prices in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey pushed the US inflation rate in September to an eight-month high, while the core inflation less food and energy remained muted, according to a report released by Labor Department.
New York, Oct 14 (IANS) Oil prices rose on Friday, as turmoil in the Middle East underpinned the market.
New York, Oct 14 (IANS) The US dollar extended losses against most major currencies as investors mainly digested the newly-released economic data.
New York, Oct 14 (IANS) US stocks closed higher as investors digested third quarter earnings reports and major economic data.
New Delhi, Oct 13 (IANS) As the Supreme Court on Friday refused to modify its earlier order banning the sale of firecrackers in Delhi and the NCR, traders, who were hoping to of restart the business, were furious and also disappointed by the setback they have been facing in business.
Kolkata, Oct 13 (IANS) Coal India Ltd (CIL) on Friday said its production grew by 13 per cent in October so far and the growth in coal dispatch to power sector was around 22 per cent till Thursday.
Hyderabad, Oct 13 (IANS) With heavy rains frequently bringing this tech hub to a halt, the Telangana government with the help of technology firms is developing an application to address the problem of urban flooding, a senior official said on Friday.
New Delhi, Oct 13 (IANS) Electricity supplied to lawyers' chambers in court complexes here will become cheaper as the Delhi government has decided that the supply will be billed under the domestic category, Power Minister Satyendar Jain said on Friday.