Tata Steel cuts Tarapur unit production by 15% on auto slump
The 3-lakh tonne plant in the Palghar district of Mumbai, caters to nearly 30% of Tata Steel's supplies to the automotive sector. The slowdown is also likely to impact sales from the plant this year as capacity utilization has come down to around 85%.
Nashik Shiv Sena unit quits over BJP MLA candidature
The Nashik unit of the Shiv Sena has resigned in protest against BJP MLA Hiray being giv...
National CSR awards on October 29
Companies with a minimum net worth of Rs 500 crore, turnover of Rs 1,000 crore, or net profit of Rs 5 crore...
Pakistan sacks Sarfaraz as Twenty20, Test skipper
Senior batsman Azhar Ali will replace Sarfaraz as Test skipper, while Babar Azam will lead the Twenty20 side. Sarfaraz, who helped Pakistan reach the number 1 spot in T20 was under fire for poor performance at the ICC World Cup.
BSNL is in strategic interest of nation, we are looking into issues: Ravi Shankar Prasad
The law and telecom minister acknowledged that there are problems in the telecom sector, which are being looked upon by the government. BSNL, a debt-ridden PSU, has not been able to pay salaries of employees for September.
Chinese snooping tech spreads to nations vulnerable to abuse
The facial recognition system created by Huawei has wrecked havoc in Serbia's capital Belgrade as critics believe the technology erodes personal freedom and exposes the citizens to snooping by the Chinese government.
Lost five kg in 43 days in jail, suffered two bouts of illness: Chidambaram to Supreme Court
Chidambaram sought bail from SC, his lawyer Sibal about his deteriorating health, said "with the onset of winter, he might face more health complications." Chidambaram was arrested in the corruption case by the CBI on August 21.
IL&FS completes wind power units sale to Orix for RS 4,800 crore
This move gives Orix, which previously owned 49% stake a 100 % ownership in each of the seven projects. The entire debt of around Rs 3,700 crore held in the seven SPVs will now be with Orix thereby resulting in no haircuts for the lenders.
New bill in US Senate for more green cards
Democratic party senators Dick Durbin and Patrick Leahy introduced on Wednesday the Resolving Extended Limbo for Immigrant Employees and Families (RELIEF) Act, which essentially seeks to eliminate the backlog in family and employment green cards.
Prime Minister's National Relief Fund should be used to help ailing PMC depositors: Manmohan Singh
Manmohan Singh suggested use of Prime Minister's National Relief Fund for PMC depositors who need funds for urgent medical treatment. He said that the issue of protecting depositors should figure in the coming parliament session.
Gujarat-cadre IPS officer Anup Kumar Singh is new NSG chief
The appoint of Singh, a 1985-batch IPS officer, as the DG of the 'black cats commando' force was approved by the Appointments Committee of the Cabinet (ACC) led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
LTTS Q2 net profit up 7.8% at Rs 205.8 crore
Its revenue grew 10.7 per cent to Rs 1,402.1 crore in the said period as against Rs 1,266.1 crore a year ago, it added.
Security mock-drill shows cops reaching late due to traffic
The exercise, lasted for over five hours at the Air Force station in the western suburb of Kalina. The drill tested the coordination skills of various security agencies, effectiveness of electronic surveillance, predictability of defence.
Focused on improving Indo-Dutch trade relations: Sigrid Kaag, Netherlands Minister
Netherlands' minister for Foreign Trade and Development, Sigrid Kaag talks to ET about her country's plans for leveraging Indo-Dutch relations for the greater good and trade plans - including major partnerships in major cities of the subcontinent.
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