Realtors cut flat sizes in weak market
Change in strategy a result of new dynamics amid liquidity crunch, affordability concerns
Judge rejects Weinstein's bid to dismiss two sexual assault charges that could put him away for life
In recent court filings, Weinstein's law...
Punjab CM seeks political consensus to tackle air pollution in Delhi
Admitting that stubble fires, supported by the winds blowing in the wron...
Over 3,400 branches of 26 PSBs closed or merged in last 5 years: RTI
To a query under the Right to Information (RTI) Act, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) informed that 26 PSBs of the country either closed or merged 90 branches during FY 2014-15, 126 branches in 2015-16, 253 branches in 2016-17, 2,083 branches in 2017-18 and 875 branches during 2018-19. Of this, 75 per cent of the affected branches belong to SBI.
HSBC India tweaks childcare policy to benefit women employees
Women employees can now claim reimbursement for day-care expenses until the child turns six. This is up to Rs 18,000 per month in Mumbai, Rs 13,500 per month in National Capital Region, Bengaluru and Pune and Rs 10,000 in other cities.
MV Act: Nine-fold rise in cars seeking PUC in Bihar, Uttarakhand
In the past 18 days, there has been a nine-fold increase in the number of vehicles seeking pollution under control certificates (PUCs) since the amended Motor Vehicles Act was notified.
Already 'severe', Delhi's pollution likely to enter 'emergency' zone on Wednesday
The govt's air quality monitor, SAFAR, said pollution levels in Delhi-NCR are expected to enter the "severe plus" or "emergency" category on Wednesday. Meteorologists said the national capital recorded on Tuesday morning a minimum temperature of 11.7 degrees Celsius, the season's lowest so far. It is two notches below normal for this time of the year.
7 killed as cyclone 'Bulbul' disrupts normal life in Bengal
Weathermen said that gale wind at a speed of 80 to 90 kmph was prevailing along and off the coastal and adjoining districts of West and East Midnapore, South and North 24 Parganas in the evening of Saturday and was likely to increase gradually to 110 to 120 kmph with gusts up to 135 kmph.
Knight Frank Wealth Report launch: India tops growth forecast, expected to add maximum number of billionaires globally
The event was hosted by Shishir Baijal, chairman and MD of Knight Frank India.
Akshay Kumar tweets to Mumbaikars about BMC, gets trolled in return for Canadian passport
Earlier, Kumar broke his silence against trolls who targeted him over citizenship issues.
FASTag mandatory for all vehicles from Jan 15: Here's how to buy, activate it
FASTags will become mandatory for all vehicles, private and commercial, from December 15, 2019. These are currently issued by 22 certified banks through various channels such as Point-of-Sale (POS) at National Highway toll plazas and bank branches.
PE investments in real estate up 19% to USD 3.8 billion in Jan-Sept: Anarock
Private equity investments were over USD 3.2 billion in the year ago period, the consultant said in a statement.
Nirmala Sitharaman's real estate fund: Everything a home buyer should know
According to FinMin's FAQs, the focus of the Special Window is on mid and affordable segment. "However, alleviating the stress for developers in this segment may have indirect benefits for the entire real estate sector including luxury segment."
Local sources of pollution in UP, Haryana and Delhi primary reason for poor air quality: EPCA
Supreme Court-mandated Environment Pollution (Prevention and Control) Authority (EPCA) said stack and dust pollution as well as open burning of plastic and rubber scrap is a major cause for concern.
Delhi among top 5 cities with maximum elder abuse
Delhi is among the top five Indian cities reporting high percentages of elderly abuse with 33 percent of the elderly population being treated poorly.
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