India's merchandise exports edged higher by over 5% in April

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 20:34

New Delhi, May 15 (IANS) India's exports during April rose by 5.17 per cent to $25.91 billion from $24.64 billion worth of merchandise shipped out during the corresponding month of last year even as the trade deficit widened due to high crude oil prices.


Monsanto India's Q4 net profit up 66%

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 20:26

Mumbai, May 15 (IANS) Agriculture major Monsanto India on Tuesday reported a rise of 66.43 per cent in its net profit on a year-on-year basis for the quarter ended March.


Subscriber base of pension scheme crosses 1 cr: Centre

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 19:54

New Delhi, May 15 (IANS) The government on Tuesday said that the subscriber base of the Atal Pension Yojana (APY) had crossed the one-crore mark on completion of three years of the scheme.


Remaining Magenta Line to start soon: DMRC

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 19:06

New Delhi, May 15 (IANS) The Kalkaji Mandir-Janakpuri West stretch on the Magenta Line has been approved by the Metro Safety Commissioner and will open for public soon, the Delhi Metro Rail Corp said on Tuesday.


WINIT to expand footprint in Africa

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 19:02

Hyderabad, May 15 (IANS) WINIT, a leading mobile sales force automation company, on Tuesday announced that it will expand its footprint in Africa.


Allahabad Bank board divests CEO of all powers

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 19:00

Kolkata, May 15 (IANS) State-run Allahabad Bank on Tuesday said its Board of Directors has decided to divest the lender's MD and CEO Usha Ananthasubramanian of all functional responsibilities of the bank with immediate effect.


Samsung Galaxy S9, S9+ beat rivals on download speed

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 18:40

San Francisco, May 15 (IANS) With download speeds up to 42 per cent faster than its closest competitor Apple, long-lasting battery and more storage, Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ were on Tuesday touted as the fastest smartphones in the global market.


BSNL partners SAP to boost GST compliance in rural India

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 18:22

New Delhi, May 15 (IANS) State-owned telecom operator BSNL on Tuesday signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with enterprise solutions provider SAP to jointly offer innovative GST (goods and services tax) solutions to enterprises across India.


Iceland's WOW air to commence India operations

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 17:34

New Delhi, May 15 (IANS) Iceland's low fare transatlantic airline -- WOW air -- on Tuesday said that it will commence operations between New Delhi and Keflavik airport to multiple destinations in North America at fares starting from Rs 13,499 including taxes.


OPPO unveils its sub-brand 'Realme 1' in India

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 16:26

New Delhi, May 15 (IANS) Targeted at millennials, Chinese smartphone maker OPPO on Tuesday debuted its sub-brand "Realme 1" smartphone in India for Rs 8,990 (3GB RAM and 32GB internal storage model).


HP's new 'all-in-one' PC to come pre-installed with Alexa

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 16:22

San Francisco, May 15 (IANS) With the rising popularity of Amazon's virtual assistant Alexa, HP Inc's new 34-inch curved all-in-one (AiO) PC is expected to come with the built-in digital assistant app.