Trade setup: Nifty50 must cross 11,980-12,000 zone to stabilise
Tuesday’s session may see a tepid start with 12,000 and 12,035 acting as resistance points.
Korean company starts arbitration against India
The development comes about a year after the company issued notices to the government seeking...
Reducing tourism-related emissions key to check climate change impacts on tourism
As representatives of governments work to develop an intern...
Protests erupt in northeast as region braces for bandh after Shah tables CAB in Parliament
The 48-hour Assam bandh called by the All Moran Students' Union (AMSU) to protest against the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill and seek Scheduled Tribe status for six communities affected normal life in several parts of the state on Monday.
Ships Recycling Bill sails through in Rajya Sabha
The Bill, passed by the Lok Sabha last week, will make for India’s accession to the Hong Kong Convention that enlists environmentally sound conditions of ship recycling. Till now only the guidelines of the SC passed in 2013, as code on hazardous waste management were being followed. Those guidelines have been dovetailed with The Hong Kong Convention 2009.
HC allows Centre more time to file reply on plea for drafting Uniform Civil Code
Senior advocate Vikas Singh, appearing for Upadhyay, said the government has to make its stand clear, whether it has recommended for drafting a UCC to the Law Commission or not.
Piyush Goyal demands reciprocal access for Indian companies abroad
“Unless we get reciprocal access to those markets, the government has decided that we will stop giving them an opportunity to participate in contracts in India. That is a part of the policy of the Narendra Modi government,” Piyush Goyal said at an event organised by Exim Bank on Monday.
Iran unveils budget of 'resistance' against US sanctions
After unilaterally withdrawing from a 2015 nuclear deal between Iran and world powers in May last year, the US began imposing sanctions on Tehran, including on oil exports, which it aims to squeeze to zero in a campaign of "maximum pressure". Iran has suffered a sharp economic downturn, with a plummeting currency sending inflation skyrocketing.
Second runway commences operations at international airport in Bengaluru
The Bengaluru international airport is the first Greenfield airport in India to be built as a private-public partnership. Private promoters hold 74% (Fairfax 54% and Siemens Projects Ventures 20%) stake in BIAL, while the govt holds the remaining 26% (Karnataka State Industrial & Infrastructure Development Corporation Limited – 13%, Airports Authority of India – 13%).
Pakistan, Asian Development Bank sign loan agreement worth USD 1.3 billion
On Friday, the bank said it has approved a USD 300 million policy-based loan that will help Pakistan to address financial sustainability, governance, and energy infrastructure policy constraints in country's energy sector.
For some time, Brent to trade at over $64 and WTI around $59: Vandana Hari
The market would not have expected an actual real additional cut and that was the bigger surprise when the announcement came out late Friday Vienna time, that the ministers had decided that the additional voluntary cut by Saudi would remain in place and on top of it, another half a million barrel per day will be withdrawn from the market.
Zurich Airport gets UP govt nod to develop Jewar, construction likely to begin in February
Additional Chief Secretary (Home and Information) Awanish Awasthi confirmed that the Cabinet has approved Zurich Airport International as developer for Jewar airport. The PMIC has recommended the highest bidder Zurich Airport among Adani Enterprises, DIAL and Anchorage Infrastructure, as the preferred bidder to the state government.
India's renewable energy programme of 450 GW has attracted attention as it is largest in the world: Javadekar
COP-25, which started on Dec 2 and concludes on Dec 13, is an important conference on climate change as countries prepare to move from pre-2020 period under the Kyoto Protocol to post-2020 period under the Paris Agreement.
2 Russians charged in international malware scheme
The Justice Department unsealed charges Thursday against two Russian men in what authorities say was one of the worst computer hacking and b...
Ushering in 2020 with 'Classic Blue': Pantone's colour of the year is honest, relatable and non-aggressive
The company's first pick for colour of the year was also a shade of blue.
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