Whether consent from tribal village councils is essential before using forests could hinge on a case being heard by the National Green Tribunal on the Thoubal multipurpose dam project, which has been under construction since 1989 in Manipur.
Wassup, an on-demand laundry and dry-cleaning service, has raised $2 million (Rs 12.9 crore) from high networth individuals, including B S Nagesh, non-executive vice-chairman of Shoppers Stop, and former Barclays India chief executive Mani Subramanian,
Reserve Bank of India deputy governor S S Mundra says there's some improvement in banks’ non-performing assets (NPAs), given the April-June quarter numbers.“We are seeing that there is some stability now in the (NPAs) levels.
Life insurance companies have posted a higher growth in premiums than their peers in the general insurance segment in the first quarter of the financial year ended June 30.According to the latest data from the insurance councils (life and general), life
Ticketing portal BookMyShow is looking to expand deeper into the markets it already serves by bringing in local listing and search.
India's upstream public sector oil companies are likely to report stronger earnings on the back of higher crude realisations in the quarter ending June 30, 2015. Downstream refiners, however, could see a moderation in earnings led by weaker refining
Indian companies are in a precarious financial position, but that might well worsen going by a new study from the International Monetary Fund (IMF).
The Union Cabinet on Wednesday cleared important changes to the government's constitutional amendment Bill on the proposed national goods and services tax (GST).
The Cabinet, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on Wednesday gave its nod for setting up of the proposed Rs 20,000-crore National Investment and Infrastructure Fund (NIIF).
India has the potential to become a multi-trillion dollar economy with a per capita income of about $40,000 by 2050 if it manages to grow at seven per cent annually, for the next 30-35 years, a World Bank official has said.
In a landmark move, the Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) is likely to start investing in stock markets in the form of exchange-traded funds (ETFs) next week.
The Cabinet on Wednesday gave its nod to a new Consumer Protection Bill, which seeks to replace the Consumer Protection Act, 1986 and proposes to set up a regulatory authority having the powers to recall products and initiate class action suit against
The government late on Wednesday evening announced as many as 36 appointments, most of these at the additional secretary level.
The Cabinet approved a comprehensive anti-hijacking Bill that provides for death penalty for hijackers.
Private sector lender YES Bank posted a 27.7 per cent rise in net profit for the quarter ended June, thanks to a strong growth in net interest income and other income.