Bangalore, Delhi, Mumbai make it on new global prosperity index
Bangalore, Delhi and Mumbai featured on the first-ever Prosperity & Inclusion City Seal and Awards (PICSA) Index, released in the Basque Country capital of Bilbao in northern Spain on Thursday, where Bangalore ranked 83rd. PICSA Index measures factors such as the affordability of housing and access to education, healthcare besides GDP per capita.
Bengaluru, Delhi, Mumbai feature in global 'inclusive prosperity' index
The three cities appeared in the lower half of the index, with Bengal...
Piramal Mahalaxmi is where luxury comes with a view
It offers luxurious private residences with lifetime views of the Racecourse and the Arab...
Ahmedabad-Mumbai bullet train project may hit roadblock
A senior NCP source told that "during the first meeting of the three parties in Mumbai last week, discussions were held on the Ahmedabad-Mumbai Bullet train project in which we informed the leaders that according to Central government, the Maharashtra government would be bearing Rs 5,000 crore of the total Rs 1.08 lakh crore cost."
Binance acquires Mumbai’s bitcoin exchange WazirX
Through this acquisition, Binance is expected to foray into the fledgling Indian market, which is counted among the top exchanges globally.
After 5-day lull, political action to return to Maharashtra
Most Congress and NCP leaders will return to Mumbai late Thursday or early Friday with a series of crucial meetings lined up before the finishing touches are given to the prospective 'MahaVikasAghadi' three-party government in the state.
Iqbal Mirchi’s Mumbai property set to be auctioned
Safema authorities have fixed a reserve price of Rs 3.45 crore for the 1245-sq feet flat at the plush Juhu Tara road in suburban Mumbai belonging to Mirchi. The winner will have to deposit Rs 86.50 lakh as earnest money.
GST calls from small town tax officers spook financial services companies
Companies have been under scrutiny from indirect tax offices as far apart as Kolhapur, Rajahmundry, Vijaywada, Mysore and Mangalore. Now, several financial services companies have started receiving written enquiries from tax officers based in small towns seeking details around organisational structures, revenues and Goods and Services Tax (GST) paid.
Maha Govt formation: Will break heads of those trying to poach Shiv Sena MLAs, says Sattar
Shiv Sena MLA Abdul Sattar openly threatened and asserted that it won’t be good for anyone if someone tries to break Shiv Sena. Speaking to ...
AIIB plans $2.5 billion investment in India’s metro, road projects
AIIB may invest $400 million each in the two metro projects. In Bangalore, it has decided to invest $350 million. AIIB is in advanced talks with different nodal agencies, including Chennai Metro Rail and the Mumbai Metro Rail Corp. The investment is likely to boost New Delhi's Smar City initiative.
Pragya Thakur nominated to key committee on defence
According to the government notification dated October 21, the 21-member parliamentary consultative committee is headed by Union defence minister Rajnath Singh. Pragya Singh Thakur, who defeated Congress heavyweight Digvijaya Singh in the Lok Sabha elections earlier this year, also featured in the committee.
Nirupam cautions Cong against joining hands with Sena in Maharashtra
Sanjay Nirupam, the former Congress MP has said that the grand old party will make a "mistake" if it joins the Shiv Sena-led government. The Shiv Sena, NCP and Congress won 56, 54 and 44 seats respectively in the October 21 Maharashtra Assembly polls. Nirupam drew analogy with the Congress' tie-up with NSP in UP where Congress ended up losing ground.
After Katy Perry & Dua Lipa, now rapper Tyga set to perform in Mumbai
The 'Rack City'-hitmaker will be spitting his famous rap verses at the event.
CWC discusses Maharashtra situation, final decision to be announced Friday
Congress general secretary KC Venugopal told the media after a meeting at party chief Sonia Gandhi's 10 Janpath residence that that the CWC was briefed on the discussion between NCP and Congress on Wednesday.
Bank unions to stage dharna before Parliament on Dec 10
In August, the government announced its plan to merge 10 public sector lenders into four to create fewer and stronger global-sized ban.
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