RSS plans outreach campaign; AASU, others on ground
Amid widespread protests in Assam against the amended Citizenship Act, BJP’s ideological mentor Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) has decided to launch a massive campaign in the state.
MHA plan to check radicals: high security prison in each state, UT
The National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB), in a recent report on prisons, said jails in several states are overcrowded. “Studies of prisons world-wide indicate that often the closed environment of prisons becomes breeding ground for running extortion rackets, hatching conspiracies and centers of radicalisation...,”reads the communication seen by ET.
France unveils new pension plan but crippling strikes set to continue
Prime Minister Edouard Philippe said in a much-anticipated speech. “There is no hidden agenda. We want to protect the purchasing power of the workers and pensioners of today and tomorrow.” The legal retirement age would remain at 62, the prime minister said, but workers would be incentivised to work until 64 through a system of bonuses and discounts.
No plan to reduce headcount due to slowdown: Tata Motors
Tata Motors' CEO says they aren't looking to reduce people due to the ongoing slowdown in the domestic market.
Family finance: Awasthis need to increase their investments to reach money goals
Ghaziabad-based Awasthis will need to speed up their investments in synch with their goals. Their money goals include building an emergency corpus, taking a vacation, buying a house, saving for a child's education and wedding and their own retirement.
China suspends planned tariffs on US goods
China will suspend the planned addition of 10 percent and 5 percent tariffs on some US imports, and "continue to suspend additional tariffs on US-made autos and spare parts", China's finance ministry announced Sunday.
NLC India to invest Rs 17,000 cr, plans to develop Talabira coal blocks in Odisha
NLC India's integrated project with huge green cover will ensure uninterrupted electricity to lakhs of households and commercial establishments through NLC's 3,200 MW Talabira Thermal Power Project in Odisha and NLC Tamil Nadu Power Limited's 1,000 MW project. This will attract thousands of direct and indirect job opportunities, the official said.
Religare Health Trust halts winding up plans
Move after SC seeks inquiry into purchase of assets from trust by Fortis Healthcare using money from IHH. Last month, the court questioned Fortis for using the Rs 4,600 crore to buy assets from Singapore-based RHT.
Govt plans tele-law facility across all CSCs in next fiscal: CSC e-Governance Services CEO
The government is planning to roll out the tele-law facility across all common service centres, covering more than half of rural India, in the next financial year, according to top official of CSC e-Governance Services India Ltd.
QIP as backup plan for YES Bank?
The lender, which is planning to raise as much as $2 billion via share sale, wants to keep options open as it negotiates with prospective investors.
Prince Pipes plans to raise about Rs 500 cr through IPO
The issue comprising a Rs 250 crore fresh issue and an equal amount of offer for sale has been fixed at a price band of Rs 177 to Rs 178 per share.
NSE revives IPO plans as colocation ban ends
The exchange could seek a total valuation of Rs 44,000-46,000 crore in the share sale.
Somany Ceramics plans to create a distinct identity, strengthen roots of the brand
The brand custodian Minal Somany is involved with strategic decisions across ATL, BTL and digital platforms.
RBI rejects Future Lifestyle plan to raise stake in Koovs
Future Lifestyle had agreed to buy a nearly 30% stake in the London-listed Koovs in July last year. In a notice to the London Stock Exchange on Tuesday, Koovs said it entered into administration after the Indian company was unable to deliver on a promised 6.5 million pound investment in to the business resulting in unsustainable cashflow pressures.
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