Giving Bharat more in pocket, less tax on urban India can do the trick
This Budget is an opportunity to think out of the box to arrest lagging consumption.
After Padma Vibhushan, Mary Kom dreams of winning Bharat Ratna
The first woman sportsperson to be decorated with the Padma Vibhushan, celebra...
CPSE ETF's 7th tranche to open on Thursday; govt to raise Rs 10,000 crore
The issue will open for anchor investors on Thursday and for other ...
Green shoots showing in steel, cement & infrastructure: N Jayakumar
The worst has played out, and the market seems to have bottomed out in July-August, says N Jayakumar, Managing Director of Prime Securities,...
Go no-holds-barred with asset sale in Budget 2020: N Jayakumar
The Managing Director of Prime Securities says between sale of excess land and sale of corporations, the government can address almost every big problem: recapitalise banks, finance infrastructure and put up all the wonderful bullet train projects.
Q3 results this week: Maruti Suzuki, SBI, ITC, HUL, HDFC
Here is how analysts expect the result of major companies.
J&K's accession to India "total, final and irrevocable": Venkaiah Naidu
Delivering the Sardar Patel lecture on governance, Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu called upon all Indians to work together to usher in the 'Ram Rajya' envisioned by Mahatma Gandhi in which, he said, there is all-round inclusive growth without poverty, discrimination, inequality, illiteracy and hunger, according to an official statement.
I-T raids at Bharat Group, undisclosed foreign assets recovered
The Income-Tax Department's searches on the Bharat Hotels group, that runs the chain of Lalit Hotels, has led to the detection of "undisclos...
BSNL's Calcutta Telephones to monetise assets to stay afloat
The subsidiary of BSNL, which provides telecom services in the city and adjoining areas, has decided to lease out a part of its headquarters, 'Telephone Bhawan'. "We have decided to lease out assets in 18 different telephone exchange locations and sell off two land parcels as a part of the plan to monetise assets." Calcutta Telephones CGM Biswajit Paul said.
Raids on Lalit hotels group, promoter led to Rs 1,000-cr black foreign assets: CBDT
"The investigation has successfully lifted the veil, leading to detection of undisclosed foreign assets of more than Rs 1,000 crore, apart from domestic tax evasion of more than Rs 35 crore which may lead to consequences under the Black Money Act, 2015, as also, action under the I-T Act respectively," the Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) said.
Delhi people need to decide whether they want 'Jinnah wali azaadi' or 'Bharat Mata ki Jai':Prakash Javadekar
Javadekar also accused the Aam Aadmi Party and the Congress of "poisoning" the minds of minorities. He blamed the AAP and Congress for "instigating" violent protests against the CAA in the national capital. Kejriwal sympathises with people raising 'Jinnah Wali Azadi' slogans not the persecuted minorities," he stated.
Karnataka govt to amend certain rules of Land Reforms Act: BS Yediyurappa
"The investor's side (during the meet) had some doubts and opposition to cumbersome procedures in starting their units and we assured them of solving all their problems.
NIRDPR and UNICEF to provide communication support to national flagship programmes like Swachh Bharat
A release from NIRDPR said: "It provides Social and Behavioural Change Communications (SBCC) to State Governments as well as to Central Government Schemes such as POSHAN Abhiyaan, National Health Mission and Swachh Bharath Mission among others. It is currently operating in three states of Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and Karnataka.
What I want from Budget 2020: A robust, primary healthcare system; at-home care integrated with Ayushman Bharat
India currently ranks 184th out of 191 countries in terms of GDP spending on health.
Bharat Electronics commissions real time train information system for Indian Railways
The system has been commissioned through the Centre for Railway Information System, under the technical guidance of Space Applications Centre at ISRO. RTIS provides real-time positional information of locomotives to the Railways. It facilitates automatic acquisition of train movement data, including that of arrival, departure and run-through timings, at the stations en route.
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