India's unemployment rate drops to 6.43%: CMIE

India's unemployment rate drops to 6.43%: CMIE

Sunday, 02 October 2022 | PTI | Mumbai

India's unemployment rate has drastically dropped to 6.43 per cent in September due to an increase in labour participation in the rural and urban areas, according to data from the Centre for Monitoring Indian Economy (CMIE). During August, India's unemployment rate surged to a one-year high of 8.3 per cent as...

5G services will bring fundamental change in several sectors: Ashwini

Sunday, 02 October 2022 | PTI | New Delhi

The next generation high-speed 5G services will bring fundamental changes across several sectors, including education, health, agriculture and banking, Telecom Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw said on Saturday. The minister also said that 5G will create new services with digital capabilities at the centre. "Telecom is a gateway of Digital India. Telecom is the...

Voda Idea says its 5G rollout journey will begin soon; doesn't specify launch, coverage timelines

Voda Idea says its 5G rollout journey will begin soon; doesn't specify launch, coverage timelines

Saturday, 01 October 2022 | PTI | New Delhi

Vodafone Idea, the country's struggling third telecom player, plans to begin the journey to roll out 5G services, matching rivals Reliance Jio and Bharti Airtel, but the firm has offered no specific timeline for the launch or coverage of the ultra high-speed internet services. Aditya Birla Group Chairman Kumar Mangalam Birla...

Rs 2/ltr additional excise duty on petrol, diesel put off by one month

Rs 2/ltr additional excise duty on petrol, diesel put off by one month

Saturday, 01 October 2022 | PTI | New Delhi

The government has put off by one month the levy of an additional Rs 2 per litre excise duty on petrol and diesel that is not doped with ethanol and bio-diesel in a bid to give the industry more time to implement the measure. The finance ministry, in a Gazette notification...

Sensex snaps 7-day losing streak, zooms 1,017 pts post RBI rate hike

Sensex snaps 7-day losing streak, zooms 1,017 pts post RBI rate hike

Saturday, 01 October 2022 | PTI | Mumbai

Equity indices made an emphatic comeback on Friday after falling for seven straight sessions after the RBI hiked interest rates by 50 basis points on expected lines and projected inflation coming under control from January next year. A strong recovery in the rupee added to the momentum, traders said. Overcoming a wobbly...

Akasa Air partners with RateGain for dynamic allocation of airfares

Saturday, 01 October 2022 | PTI | Mumbai

Newly launched Akasa Air has partnered with RateGain Travel Technologies for gathering real-time air travel information that will help the airline in deciding dynamic fares. In a release on Friday, RateGain said its AI-powered platform AirGain provides the airline's revenue and pricing teams with the most accurate and reliable market insights...

ED freezes crypto currency, Tether worth Rs 47.64 lakh

Saturday, 01 October 2022 | PTI | New Delhi

The Enforcement Directorate has freezed crypto currencies and Tether, an Ethereum token that is pegged to the value of a US dollar, equivalent to Rs 47.64 lakh under the provisions of the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA). This has come following an investigation conducted by the ED against a person...

System ready for tokenisation as 35 cr cards tokenised: RBI

Saturday, 01 October 2022 | PTI | Mumbai

About 35 crore cards have been tokenised and the system is ready for the new norms which set in from October 1, the Reserve Bank said on Friday. There are a few laggards in the system who have not complied with the mandate because of their unwillingness, Deputy Governor T Rabi...

State Editions

NCDC’s first Foundation Day celebrated at CCL

02 October 2022 | PNS | Ranchi

Over 500 tonnes of foodgrains spoil in New Giridih Railway Station

02 October 2022 | Pravin K Mishra | Ranchi

The dynamics of climate-related inflation

02 October 2022 | Auvi Mukherjee | Ranchi

Brochure of film ‘AA Bhi Ja O Piya’ released in Hazaribag

02 October 2022 | Shailesh Sharma | Ranchi

Woman killed over land dispute in Bokaro

02 October 2022 | SURESH NIKHAR | Ranchi

Sunday Edition

Relevance of Shardeya Navaratra

02 October 2022 | Bharat Bhushan Padmadeo | Agenda

CUET: Predicament & possibilities

02 October 2022 | Piyush Kamal | Agenda

Delhi University Recollecting the past

02 October 2022 | Hardeep Singh Puri | Agenda

A pilgrimage with a difference

02 October 2022 | Navin Upadhyay | Agenda

NIF Book Prize longlist announced

02 October 2022 | Pioneer | Agenda