New Delhi, April 28 (IANS) Delhi Transport Minister Gopal Rai on Thursday said that recent incidents of fires have contributed to raising air pollution in the city.
New Delhi, April 28 (IANS) Smartphone maker Huawei and its sub-brand Honor on Thursday welcomed government's decision to make a panic button mandatory for all mobiles phones from next year.
Mumbai, April 28 (IANS) Profit booking, coupled with the logjam in parliament and negative global cues, subdued the Indian equity markets on Thursday.
New Delhi, April 28 (IANS) Smartphones have proved disruptive for one more gadget in the digital space - cameras.
New Delhi, April 28 (IANS) Even as a new civil aviation policy is set to be unveiled soon, the minister in charge feels the 5/20 rule for carriers, stipulating five years' operations and a fleet of 20 aircraft as a pre-requisite to fly overseas, is anarchic and that he will change it if he has his way.
Mumbai, April 28 (IANS) Cement maker ACC, which follows the calendar year in its accounting system, Thursday said it posted a decline of 4 percent in its consolidated net profit during the January-March quarter at Rs. 226.95 crore from Rs.236.54 crore in the same period last year.
New Delhi, April 28 (IANS) Morocco, which has free trade pacts with countries in North America and Europe, can be a window for Indian businesses in these regions, according to a Moroccan business delegation on a visit to India.
Mumbai, April 28 (IANS) The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) wants to allow peer-to-peer lending, a popular concept in developed countries where the borrower and the credit-seeker are matched on a platform for negotiating unsecured loans.
Kolkata, April 28 (IANS) The world's leading ophthalmic lens maker Essilor India has achieved over 20 percent growth in sales in the last fiscal and expects to maintain the same growth rate in the current fiscal, an official said on Thursday.
New Delhi, April 28 (IANS) Helped by good growth across key categories like oral care, home care, foods and hair oils, Dabur India posted net profit of 16.6 percent for the fourth quarter (January-March) of 2015-16, a company statement said here on Thursday.
New Delhi, April 28 (IANS) With China losing sheen as the global leader in the apparel market, India needs to take specific steps like lowering input duties and extending market access to fill that space, otherwise be cornered by southeast Asian countries, the World Bank has said.
Dhaka, April 28 (IANS) A UN body on Thursday expressed its optimism about Bangladesh's potential though it trimmed its growth forecast for 2015-16 fiscal (July 2015-June 2016) at 6.8 percent.
New Delhi, April 28 (IANS) Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said here on Thursday that jewellers will have to pay one percent excise duty on gold.
Mumbai, April 28 (IANS) IT services company HCL Technologies on Thursday said it posted a rise of 7.07 percent in its standalone net profit for the quarter ending March 31, 2016, at Rs.1,675.45 crore against Rs.1,564.74 crore in the same period of 2015.
New Delhi, April 28 (IANS) The government is serious about bringing radical changes in road conditions in the country and, by 2019, it will ensure no nook and corner of the country remains uncovered under the road network, the Lok Sabha was told on Thursday.