Jammu, April 27 (IANS) The Jammu and Kashmir government on Wednesday said it would soon do away with the barter system in the cross-border business with Pakistan and the trade would be conducted through proper transactions after an approval from the Reserve Bank of India.
New Delhi, April 27 (IANS) Acknowledging that several states were badly hit by drought, the central government on Wednesday said that interlinking rivers was the only solution to the problem.
New Delhi, April 27 (IANS) The government's first disinvestment of the 2016-17 fiscal got underway on Wednesday with its 11.36 percent stake sale in hydroelectricity generator NHPC as the portion reserved for institutional investors was oversubscribed within three hours of the opening of trade.
New Delhi, April 27 (IANS) While the Narendra Modi government has emphasised on skill development programmes under the 'Skill India' mission, it has drastically cut the budget allocation, compared to the demand from the ministry responsible for overseeing them.
New Delhi, April 27 (IANS) NIDA Rooms hotel reservation system, the largest "virtual hotel operator" in Southeast Asia, on Wednesday said it has secured an equity investment of $4.2 million, led by two leading Asian venture capital firms.
New Delhi, April 27 (IANS) The National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) on Wednesday launched a training programme for the family members of Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel.
Noida, April 27 (IANS) Realty major DLF on Wednesday announced the launch of its biggest mall here built with an investment of Rs.1,800 crore.
New Delhi, April 27 (IANS) India has banned the import of dogs for breeding or any other commercial activities, a government notification said here.
Mumbai, April 27 (IANS) India is one of the leading countries for Adobe's revenue generation in digital marketing globally, a senior executive of Adobe Systems India Pvt Ltd said here on Wednesday, adding that the Asia Pacific region is the fastest growing market for the company and stands among the top 10 markets in the world.
Mumbai, April 27 (IANS) Value buying, along with healthy quarterly results and rising crude oil prices, marginally buoyed the Indian equity markets on Wednesday.
New Delhi, April 27 (IANS) Train travel solutions app RailYatri.in on Wednesday said Infosys co-founder Nandan Nilekani has invested an undisclosed amount in it.
Baddi (Himachal Pradesh), April 27 (IANS) Union Minister for Chemicals and Fertilisers Ananth Kumar on Wednesday laid the foundation stone of the Central Institute of Plastic Engineering and Technology (CIPET) Centre to be set up in this industrial town.
Hong Kong, April 27 (IANS) American credit rating agency Moody's on Wednesday retained India's outlook at 'positive' saying the country's history of double-digit inflation, high government debt levels, weak infrastructure and a complex regulatory regime have constrained its credit profile, while China featured high on the scale of leverage, or debt, risk for sovereigns in the region.
Chandigarh, April 27 (IANS) Urging people not to spare water from Punjab's rivers to other states, Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Wednesday said the Congress and AAP wanted to turn the state into a desert.
New Delhi, April 27 (IANS) Walmart India on Wednesday announced the launch of its entrepreneurship development programme for women-owned businesses aimed at enhancing their skills, capability and sustainability.