Sensex, Nifty hit record highs on earnings, monsoon optimism

Sensex, Nifty hit record highs on earnings, monsoon optimism

Wednesday, 17 April 2019 | PTI | mumbai

Equity benchmark Sensex rallied about 370 points to scale a record closing high of 39,275.64 as investors’ sentiment got further boost from forecast of a near-normal monsoon and a bumper start of corporate earnings season. Similarly, the broader NSE Nifty surged 97 points to close at a fresh high of 11,787.15. Rising...

The offbeat path

The offbeat path

Wednesday, 17 April 2019 | Saumya Khare

Women are working on acquiring new skills as they foresee limitless new opportunities in manufacturing, automation and block-chain, says Saumya Khare Job opportunities in near future would be largely impacted by globalisation with technology as a driving force. This will require large scale skilled manpower as technology and automation are taking...

First NATA exam held

Wednesday, 17 April 2019 | PNS

The Council of Architecture is conducting National Aptitude Test in Architecture (NATA) for admission to first year of five year BArch degree course. The test is being conducted online. This year it was proposed to conduct the first test on April 14, 2019 and second test on July 7, 2019. The...

ICAI provides technical support to ICAN

Wednesday, 17 April 2019 | PNS

The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) and the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nepal (ICAN) had entered into an MoU that was approved by the Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and later on formally signed and exchanged by both the institutes in his august presence...

IGNOU alumnus turns author

Wednesday, 17 April 2019 | PNS

A book by an IGNOU alumnus is gaining attention in top universities of USA including Harvard, Stanford, MIT and others. Amongst the books written by Dr Krishna Nath Pandey who had studied MBA and PhD at IGNOU, the book titled Paradigms of Knowledge Management: With Systems Modelling Case Studies is...

3rd convocation at IIM Sirmaur

3rd convocation at IIM Sirmaur

Wednesday, 17 April 2019 | PNS

The 3rd Annual Convocation of the Indian Institute of Management Sirmaur was organised on April 12, 2019. The ceremony was held at the Institute’s campus at Paonta Sahib. Sunil Kant Munjal, one of the founder promoters of Hero Group and Chairman, Hero Enterprise was the chief guest on the occasion...

Soft skills to the rescue

Soft skills to the rescue

Wednesday, 17 April 2019 | Dr Arindam Das

Dr Arindam Das tells you the importance of soft skills in order to fill the employment gap A 2014 McKinsey Report states that in the organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) countries more than one in eight of all 15 to 24-year-olds are unemployable. This entry-level unemployability is due to...

Admission Open

Admission Open

Wednesday, 17 April 2019 | Pioneer

Fashion technology The JD Institute of Fashion Technology invites applications for its uniquely designed under-graduate, post-graduate and professional development courses through its campus in Delhi. The institute offers courses in Fashion, Interior, Jewellery, Fashion Marketing & Communications, Fashion Styling, Fashion Business Management,Visual Merchandising, Photography, Hair and Make-Up. How to apply: Log on to ...

Sunday Edition

Links Hanuman to Dalits

14 April 2019 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

Prashant Kishor rubbishes Rabri's merger bid claim

14 April 2019 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

513 ceasefire violations by Pak post Balakot strike: Army

14 April 2019 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

Sadiq Batcha’s wife wants his death re-probed

14 April 2019 | Kumar Chellappan | Sunday Pioneer

TN: EC seizes over `552 crore unaccounted cash, jewellery

14 April 2019 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer