Be prepared for all contingencies, Army chief tells troops during maiden LoC visit
Accompanied by General-officer-commanding, Northern Command, Lt Gen Ranbir Singh, Army chief visited troops along the LoC to review the prevailing situation and operational readiness of the units of Jammu-based White Knight Corps. Gen Naravane was briefed by General Officer Commanding, White Knight Corps, Lt Gen Harsha Gupta and some commanders.
Tech policy think tanks write to govt urging stronger encryption to strengthen cyber security in India
Technology policy think tanks and digi...
Jio annual operating income may double in 2 years: CLSA
Jio added 14.8 million customers in the fiscal third quarter, and its user base stood...
Government allocates Rs 232 crore for infrastructure development of CAPFs
The CAPFs, which are the backbone of internal security, are pressed into service in anti-naxal, anti-terror and anti-insurgency operations across the country in addition to law and order duties in states and work in difficult circumstances away from their families.
US judge rules against outsourcing firm
The companies, led by outsourcing provider Kollasoft, were seeking to “stay the legal effects” of the US Citizenship and Immigration Services’ denial of 27 unique H1B visa applications as it claimed those denials were based on illegal or ultra vires rules promulgated in a February 2018 policy memo issued by USCIS.
India plans to mandate cyber security measures for power grids
Grid operators and regulatory agencies will need to have a continuity plan handy in the event of a cyber attack, according to draft rules published by the Central Electricity Regulatory Commission. The move is part of a overhaul of the decade-old guidelines.
Lower PF contribution may be allowed for select class of workers
A senior government official told ET that lower contribution rule under PF will not apply to all.
Stocks in news: KEI, Can Fin Homes, ICICI Securities and NBCC
Here are the top stocks that are likely to be in focus in today's trading.Stocks in news: KEI, Can Fin Homes, ICICI Securities and NBCC
Why 8th straight quarter of double-digit volume growth failed to lift Asian Paints
Asian Paints’ consolidated sales growth for the quarter belied estimates, it noted.
Experts write to government on cyber fixes
Last year, the government said it planned to release a new Cybersecurity Strategy to keep up with the changing nature of technologies, platforms and threats. Technology policy think tanks and digital freedom advocates have written to the National Security Council Secretariat urging stronger encryption requirements.
Shriram Transport Finance NCD manages to just scrape through
Shriram Transport’s latest NCD issue was rated AA+, an investment grade level one notch below the highest AAA. While retail investors put in Rs 179 crore, HNIs put in Rs 30 crore. These NCDs offered interest rates between 8.5 per cent and 9.1 per cent depending on their tenures. Earlier in January, the Rs 2,000-crore NCD issue of Tata Capital Housing Finance was lapped up by investors.
Deviations in loan approvals done on account of ‘vintage relationship’ with clients: RBI report
The agency said this in its chargesheet against Religare Enterprises’ former promoters Malvinder and Shivinder Mohan Singh, its former chairman Sunil Godhwani and two others, in a funds-misappropriation case filed by Religare Finvest.
Trump gets Swiss army security as climate protesters trek to Davos
Greta Thunberg, the 17-year-old Swedish activist, is due to address the annual World Economic Forum (WEF) gathering of global business and political leaders, where US President Donald Trump is the headline speaker. The 50th edition of the meeting sees the return of Trump after he pulled out in 2019.
ICICI Securities Q3 profit rises 36% to Rs 137 crore
Total income also rose to Rs 422.12 crore compared with Rs 404.7 crore in the third quarter of the previous fiscal.
Kotak Securities maintains reduce on TCS, target price Rs 2,020
Backed by breadth of offerings, leadership across markets, digital competencies and new market expansion, TCS will continue to gain market share.
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