The news is sure to gladden residents of south Bengaluru as commuting between north and south and east and western parts of Bengaluru is a big hassle and time consuming in view of the narrow roads between them, and traffic congestion.
The sound was heard across the city from Kempegowda International Airport off Devanahalli in the north to Kengeri and Electronic City in the South. Many people feared it could be a mild tremor as doors and windows shook after the noise.
Known informally as HAM radio operators, these hobbyists use wireless radio sets and antennas - both static as well as mobile -- to interact with fellow HAM users across the world, a technique developed over a century ago.
Chief minister BS Yediyurappa urged students in a tweet on Wednesday to wear masks, maintain social distance and use sanitizers, and face the exams with confidence and without fear. Congress leader Siddaramaiah and JD(S) leader HD Kumaraswamy, both former chief ministers, also asked students to follow all safety protocols.
Both BB and Zydus were granted permission for Phase I and II clinical trials and administered the first doses of their vaccine candidates to volunteers on July 15. A third vaccine candidate, developed by Oxford University, is soon to be tested in India. Serum Institute, which is in a manufacturing partnership with the UK’s Astra Zeneca, has said it will begin human trials as soon as it receives regulatory approval.
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"The employee has been on quarantine since then, and we have asked colleagues who were in close contact with the employee to quarantine themselves and monitor their health," the statement said.
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Having staff work from home is difficult because of rules on handling of sensitive material.
A large number of people, mostly youth from the minority community poured on to the road on Sunday and thrashed the health workers who had gone to quarantine some people who were the primary and secondary contacts of the health workers. Some local residents who went to the rescue of these officials were also thrashed.
Chief minister BS Yediyurappa on Tuesday said the government will intensify restrictions to discourage the movement of people in order to speed up Karnataka’s return to normalcy by May 3, the new date set by PM Narendra Modi to end the lockdown.
The company said it is monitoring the coronavirus situation closely and working to ensure that its employees have the information and resources they need to stay safe and informed.
The state government on Saturday replaced BBMP commissioner BH Anil Kumar with his predecessor N Manjunath Prasad in a bid to fix the mess. STOI examines the main reasons behind the faltering outbreak response.
PPFAS Mutual Fund is planning to start its sixth Annual General Meetings (AGM) later this year. The meetings will begin in Bengaluru on November 30, followed by Mumbai on December 7, a press release from the fund house said.
Britannia Industries (BRIT), a Wadia Group company is primarily a biscuits company, based inBangalore.
Promoters of Vodafone Idea may infuse around $1.5 billion into the telecom operator.
The first month post unlock, June, witnessed demand rekindling and retails being very good due to several factors, including pending customer orders as well as pent up demand accumulated as a result of the extended lockdown, he said.
Since June 1 and before Wednesday, Adityanath’s state planes had already brought 41 TrueNat machines - which are being used to screen Covid 19 patients, from Goa. UP has three state planes and six helicopters served by 17 pilots.
A Bangalore resident was charged Rs 15,000 to transport his 54-year-old mother to a private hospital less than 6-km away. In Kolkata, private ambulances are charging Rs 6,000-8,000 for ferrying Covid patients for about 5km.
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In a filing to the BSE the company said it has five LoAs from the entities concerned.
The Bengaluru-based software services exporter brought them back from San Francisco in a special chartered flight, two people aware of the matter told ET. The flight landed in Bengaluru on Monday morning, they said.
Blackstone continues to be big believer in India and its potential, says COO Jonathan Gray.
An index fund, a relatively boring and lacklustre instrument, had beaten a hedge fund.
Indian Oil Corp (IOC) declared a second interim dividend of Rs 1,412 crore for FY19.
The partial phase of the eclipse will begin at 9.16 am. The annular phase will start at 10.19 am and end at 2.02 pm. The partial phase of the eclipse will end at 3.04 pm, it added. "Close to noon, for a small belt in north India the eclipse will turn into a beautiful annular (ring-shaped) one since the Moon is not close enough to cover the Sun completely," the Astronomical Society of India said.
This entire discretionary consumption gamut will have an immensely profitable run over the next 10 years, as they formalise through and further benefit from that 15 per cent tax rate that the FM has offered, says founder of Marcellus Investment.
This comes after rival firms BigBasket, Grofers announced on Thursday that they will also be resuming their services in certain parts of the country including Delhi.
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A high net worth family charter an Indian carrier’s Airbus A320 to fly just four people — wife, two children and a nanny — to Delhi. A Delhi-Mumbai-Delhi charter would cost about Rs 16-18 lakh. In another instance, a family of three had hired a wide-body aircraft to fly from Europe to India on May 21. That trip is learnt to have cost about Rs 80 lakh.
Following the development, the scrip fell 20 per cent to hit a low of Rs 154.05 on BSE.
Karnataka Chief Minister’s challenge is to induct all the 'disqualified MLAs' into his Cabinet; may skip WEF meet at Davos.
‘The survival and recovery phase will definitely take a lot time’
Housing sales are estimated to rise by mere 4 per cent to 2.58 lakh units across seven major cities during this calendar year on subdued demand because of liquidity crunch and overall economic slowdown.
In recent days, the Minister held consultations with industrialists such as co-founder and Non-Executive Chairman of Infosys Ltd, Nandan M Nilekani, Executive Chairperson of Biocon Ltd, Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw and Chairman of early-stage startup accelerator and venture fund Axilor Ventures Senapathy (Kris) Gopalakrishnan to fine-tune the States outreach push.
The girl had suffered 90% burn injuries after being set on fire, allegedly by her boyfriend and his mother, at Shantirbazar, South Tripura, on Friday. Police said the girl was rescued by the neighbours of the accused who took her to GB Pant Hospital here, and added that the girl was held captive for ransom by her boyfriend for two months.
From the anxious to the prosaic, the messages on local cable channels and regional channels of national news channels with viewership in the state are varied.
Deepak joined the company in 2011 and has more than 21 years of experience across different industries. He has previously worked at technology giant IBM and is also a post-graduate from Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore.
TRIL appoints Ritesh Sachdev as senior vice president and head- commercial leasing and asset management
Sachdev will lead TRIL’s commercial leasing business and its asset management operations. He will assume his new position at TRIL’s South India Regional headquarters in Bangalore effective immediately and will report to the MD & CEO Sanjay Dutt.
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The flight, which has a schedule departure time of 10 pm, took off around 11:30 pm, and then due to a snag diverted to Nagpur
It’s best to leave the determination of Infosys governance issue to the investigation that’s already underway. However, one point is clear. It is in the interest of all stakeholders that a company appropriately verifies any whistle-blower complaint, prior to making a disclosure. A premature disclosure goes against the principles of good corporate governance.
Apart from the four metros - Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata and Chennai, India has four 'new' metros. These cities are providing a better quality of life, job opportunities and lower cost of living. Read on to know what it costs to live in these cities.
Budget wishlist: Education leaders bat for 1-yr compulsory internship; want experiential learning that will boost mental health, self-confidence
Industry experts are also optimistic about a hike in funds for higher education.
Two-day event this weekend is themed 'Young Voices, Relevant Noises'.
At present, Vijay Kedia is the largest individual shareholder in about 15 listed companies.
Mutual fund advisors are trying their best to reach out to investors to educate them about the markets and convince them to continue with their investment to meet their various financial goals.
The report found out that the co-living sector has total untapped demand of about 46.3 mn beds
BigBasket also issued a statement announcing that they will be restart their services in Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Bhopal, Coimbatore, Indore, Mumbai, Mysore, Noida, Surat, Vadodara . But as the demand is very high there will be delay in services for upto a week.
India’s largest employer said its registered office at Bangalore would remain closed until March 31.
India's mission to soft-land on the moon suffered a setback, with 'Vikram' losing communication with ground stations, just 2.1 km from the lunar surface during its final descent.
India on Friday imposed some of the world's toughest border measures in the current crisis.
A list of the 52 designated test centres for coronavirus across India.
The FIR detailed that Priya Bansal’s father spent Rs 50 lakh on the marriage ceremony and the bride’s family handed over Rs 11 lakh in cash to Sachin in lieu of buying a car.
As per estimates by apex body CAIT, Holi related Chinese goods worth about Rs 500 crore is lying with importers in Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore and Chennai, while another Rs 3,000 crore worth of Chinese goods are lying in supply chain. The CAIT said consumers are also refraining in visiting markets due to the Corona scare resulting in further loss in business.
The new showrooms will go on stream in the next three months..The expansion is part of the jewellery retail chain’s plan to become the world’s largest gold retail chain. Currently the company own and operate more than 260 showrooms spread across 10 countries. The aim is to triple the total showroom count to 750 in the next five years.
In all, the government has identified five state-run hospitals and dozens of private hospitals attached to medical colleges to be used for isolation wards and treatment of coronavirus, apart from identifying dozens of pulmonologists, both in service and retired towards availing services if needed.
India has over 400 million internet users, with over 40 million new users being added every year. In May, Google said search traffic from smaller towns has trumped that from metros.
The signature in Siddhartha's 'final' note and the one seen in his firm's annual reports don't match: that is the claim.
VG Siddhartha, who went missing last night, was recently in the news for selling his entire stake in Mindtree.
A top performing floating rate mutual fund (or floater fund, as they are officially called) is offering double-digit returns in the last one year. No wonder, many conservative debt mutual fund investors have suddenly became curious about the floater fund category.
In the past three years, the bank has given grants to over 60 startups that offer unique solutions to bring about sustainable change in society and the environment
FASTag is promoted by the NETC program for making toll payments directly from the customers linked prepaid or savings or current account. Paytm Payments Bank manages over 110 toll plazas and is rapidly expanding across national & state highways.
Hemanth Kappanna's research exposed Volkswagen’s decade long conspiracy to lie about its diesel cars’ emissions.
If loan restructuring is allowed, then new lenders will come and provide funding for a project with proper diligence, proper safeguards while ring-fencing the money. If that is done, then these projects can get completed and home buyers can get their apartments, says Keki Mistry, CEO, HDFC.
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Through O2O model, Samsung will be able to give the benefits of offline and online platforms to the consumer while growing both the channels at the same time.
India, while ranked fourth in terms of foreign direct investment (FDI) into London, created 5,310 jobs – ahead of second-ranked Germany with 1,911 jobs and third-ranked Australia with 1,526 jobs.
Keki Mistry, VC and CEO of HDFC, says confidence is created when jobs get created.
The Bengaluru based firm registered a turnover of Rs.610 crore during the first quarter of the financial year 2018-19.
"Axis All Seasons Debt Fund FOF is a unique product in the debt basket. It aims at adequate diversification. Especially at this point when there is a lot of confusion among investors about debt funds, this can be a go to scheme."
In a filing to BSE the company said in the water and effluent treatment segment it has bagged engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) from the Public Health Engineering Directorate, West Bengal for water supply in East Medinipur district. The project is funded by Asian Development Bank (ADB).
In addition to Kolkata, SIA operates to five other points in India - Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Chennai, Mumbai and New Delhi. Scoot, SIA’s low-cost subsidiary, operates to seven points in India. These are Amritsar, Chennai, Coimbatore, Hyderabad, Trivadrum, Tiruchirappalli and Visakhapatnam.
Initially, the slowdown was restricted to a few sectors like telecom and real estate and infrastructure. But over time, the slowdown has spread to other sectors like banking and financial services, insurance and other services as well. Lately, we have started picking up some signs of distress in the startup space and that will also become a problem going forward.
The crowd gave a standing ovation to the #MeToo survivors.
Here's a look at the top stocks that may hog the limelight in today's session.
Here's a look at the top stocks that may hog the limelight in today's session.
The new center takes the total number of Customer Support Centres of Excellence to ten, five of which are based in Asia.
The decision comes a month after DSport stopped the coverage of the tournament in protest of the Pulwama terror attack that killed 40 CRPF personnel.
Many mutual fund houses are coming up with new fund offers. Currently, there are six NFOs open in the market. However, many mutual fund advisors don't seem to be impressed by them.
"The company expects to increase its supplies to the metro rail projects."
We never thought we could have a TCS with a profit of Rs 35,000 crore or a Reliance with a projected profit of Rs 40.000 crore.
Some mutual fund advisors are asking their clients to choose arbitrage funds over liquid, ultra short or short duration funds for their short-term needs.
Residential realty to come back in due course with improving economy, says Alistair Elliott.
Mutual fund advisors argue that index funds that follow a passive investment strategy to mimic certain indices are a cost-effective option for investors.
The Internet shutdown since August 5--when special status of the J&K was revoked and the state was downgraded into two Union Territories--put these youngsters in extreme financial and psychological distress as they would otherwise earn good money working remotely from home for different companies across the globe.
In a dark blue cap and stiff khaki uniform, Rajeshwari climbs onto a makeshift stage in front of hundreds of villagers. She's trying to stop the spread of WhatsApp rumours.
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This year, barley prices are almost 15% higher than last year, as also glass prices.
Stocks that are very liquid, which can grow at 10-20% are trading at 40 to 50 PE.
The steps the government has taken will see changes very quickly on the economy in the next one year.
The challenging situation will continue in Q3 and Q4 for 2019-20 as well.
In the next 10 years, there is great opportunity for cos that want to play in biosimilars.
It won't be very robust H2 for the sector as a whole, but it will be different for individual players.
The viral but not-so-harmful WhatsApp forwards relate to health issues, medicine, the Islamic State terrorist group and income tax violations.
What started with a WhatsApp group initially led them to build a pregnancy application which was the first peer-to-peer instant reassurance platform for expecting mothers based on their location, trimester, language, region and past medical conditions.
A pool of Rs 20,000-25,000-odd crore can help in providing last mile funding for struck projects.
Temporarily, there is a setback and it does hurt the stock prices, but we have to live with it.
There are now global examples of cases where data mining and targeted communication through paid news have been able to contaminate public opinion.
The funding round is expected to value the three-year-old startup at about $100 million, three times the valuation Dunzo garnered when it previously raised capital in December.