Vivo NEX with pop-up selfie camera, 8GB RAM in India

Friday, 20 Jul 2018 | IANS | New Delhi

Upping the ante when it comes to innovation, Chinese smartphone maker Vivo on Thursday launched its Indian-made NEX smartphone with pop-up selfie shooter at Rs 44,990 in India. The smartphone, which will be available for purchase both online and at select retail stores from July 21, comes with an in-display...

Suzuki Motorcycle lines up Rs 600 cr for second plant

Friday, 20 Jul 2018 | PTI | New Delhi

Suzuki Motorcycle India aims to invest Rs 600 crore in the first phase of its second plant, which it plansto set up in the country, a top company official said on Thursday. The company is the process of finalising the location of the plant which would have an installed capacity of...

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Friday, 20 Jul 2018 | Agencies

MECHANISM FOR IDENTIFICATION OF MANUAL SCAVENGERS “Prohibition of Employment as Manual Scavengers and their Rehabilitation Act, 2013 (MS Act, 2013)” mandates survey of manual scavengers if any municipality or panchayat has reason to believe that some persons are engaged in manual scavenging within its jurisdiction. The Chief Executive Officer of the...

RBI to issue new Rs 100 notes in lavender colour

Friday, 20 Jul 2018 | IANS | Mumbai

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Thursday said it will soon issue Rs 100 denomination bank notes.According to the RBI, the new bank notes will be in the “Mahatma Gandhi (New) Series”. “The new denomination has motif of ‘RANI KI VAV’ on the reverse, depicting the country’s cultural heritage,”...

Maruti launches Ecstar range of oils and chemicals

Friday, 20 Jul 2018 | PNS | New Delhi

Maruti Suzuki, India’s largest carmaker today launched its own range of engine oils and chemicals ‘Ecstar’ at their Arena showrooms across the country. Ecstar which is Suzuki’s in-house brand of engine oils, lubricants and other car care products has been launched in several countries across the world and was introduced...

Indices trade flat; weak rupee, political concerns cap gains

Friday, 20 Jul 2018 | IANS | Mumbai

Indian equity indices traded on a flat note during the afternoon session after opening higher on Thursday. According to market observers, a weak rupee along with domestic political uncertainty in the wake of a no-confidence motion against the central government and muted trend in Asian markets capped gains. Heavy selling pressure was...

Govt aims to promote Khadi as global fabric: Prabhu

Friday, 20 Jul 2018 | PTI | New Delhi

The government aims to promote Khadi as a global fabric as it has the potential to boost economic growth, Commerce and Industry Minister Suresh Prabhu said on Thursday. To achieve this aim, new designs and styles in Khadi are essential, he said. His remarks came through a video message at a conclave...

PepsiCo India to reduce salt in snacks; to pilot plant-based packaging

Friday, 20 Jul 2018 | PTI | New Delhi

PepsiCo India on Wednesday said it will reduce salt content in 75 per cent of its snacks portfolio by 2025 as part of strategy towards offering healthier food. The company also said that as part of sustainable packaging solutions it will pilot 100 per cent compostable, plant-based packaging for its popular...

India to remain fastest growing economy: ADB

Friday, 20 Jul 2018 | PTI | New Delhi

India will continue to be the fastest growing major economy, ahead of China, with 7.3% growth rate in 2018-19 and 7.6% in 2019-20, the Asian Development Bank (ADB) said on Thursday. The growth in India will be driven by increased public spending, higher capacity utilisation rate and uptick in private investment,...

Stocks end subdued in cautious trade

Friday, 20 Jul 2018 | PTI | Mumbai

Benchmarks retreated for the second day on Thursday as investors stayed on the sidelines ahead of voting on a no-trust motion against the NDA government. Fresh weakness in the rupee, which again breached the 69-mark against the dollar in intra-day trade, too weighed on sentiment amid a lack of definite buying...


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My father lived, died for India, says Rahul

15 Jul 2018 | PTI | New Delhi

Amid row over alleged use of derogatory language in a web series while referring to former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi, Congress chief Rahul Gandhi on Saturday said the BJP and the RSS believe that freedom of expression must be policed, while he regards it as a fundamental democratic right. “My father lived and died in the service of India...

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Tourism has enhanced in MP: Governor

20 Jul 2018 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

Governor Anandiben Patel has said that tourism has enhanced in Madhya Pradesh in recent years. Employment to maximum people could be provided through tourism industry...

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