MSI limits use of metals like lead, mercury in its models

MSI limits use of metals like lead, mercury in its models

Monday, 18 February 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

The country's largest carmaker Maruti Suzuki India (MSI) Monday said it has started the practice of controlling its use of substances of concern (SoC) like lead and mercury in its mass production vehicles. With the implementation of International Material Data System (IMDS), the company will be able to meet international norms...

Voda Idea in talks to sell mobile tower stake

Monday, 18 February 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

Vodafone Idea is likely to mop up about Rs 20,000 crore from its proposed stake sale in mobile tower firm Indus Tower and monetisation of optical fibre assets, sources said. The country's largest telecom operator plans to use the funds for lowering its debt, which stood at Rs 1,23,660 crore at...

Industry association raises concern over use of barcoded stamps for liquor

Monday, 18 February 2019 | PTI | Lucknow

The UP's excise department has replaced holographic liquor tax stamps with plain barcoded stamps which can be easily counterfeited and can lead to ill-fated hooch tragedies, the Authentication Solution Providers' Association (ASPA) has claimed. The association has asked the state government to review the existing excise policy and, to implement a...

‘India Size' garments may hit the shelves soon

Monday, 18 February 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

You may soon be able to walk into a shopping mall and try on clothes with the 'India Size', tailored to suit the body measurements of the country's populace. The government will also begin collating information for "trend forecasting" for textiles this month, using commercial intelligence to determine what could be...

Reliance Group reaches standstill pact with lenders, no sale of pledged shares till Sept

Monday, 18 February 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

Anil Ambani-led Reliance Group has reached a 'standstill agreement' with more than 90 per cent of its lenders under which they will not sell any of the shares pledged by promoters till September. Under the pact, the group will pay the principal and interest amounts to the lenders as per the...

High-level panel for reverting to older system of auctioning oil blocks

Monday, 18 February 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

Two years after the government shifted to revenue sharing contracts for oil and gas block auctions, a high-level panel has suggested reverting back to older system of awarding areas in most basins based on exploration commitment. The six-member panel, headed by NITI Aayog Vice Chairman Rajiv Kumar, which was formed on...

Tata Motors to showcase 13 vehicles in e-commerce expo

Tata Motors to showcase 13 vehicles in e-commerce expo

Sunday, 17 February 2019 | PTI | Bengaluru

Automobile major Tata Motors would display a complete range of 13 fully-built ready-to-use vehicles in the e-commerce expo 2019 to be held here from February 20 to 22. Tata Motors said in a statement that it would showcase some of the bestselling variants across small commercial vehicle, intermedial light commercial vehicle...

Reliance Group reaches agreement with 90% of lenders

Reliance Group reaches agreement with 90% of lenders

Sunday, 17 February 2019 | IANS | Mumbai

The Anil Ambani-led Reliance Group has reached an in-principle "standstill understanding" with more than 90 per cent of its lenders, the company said on Sunday. A Reliance Group statement said that as per the understanding reached, 90 per cent of its lenders will not enforce security and will not sell any...

State Editions

Dowry case: Woman gets triple talaq on WhatsApp

21 February 2019 | PNS | Bhopal

Assembly witnesses ruckus as Opp raises issues

21 February 2019 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

In brief

21 February 2019 | PNS | Bhopal

Nath asks Opp to wait till March 5

21 February 2019 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

Cong MLA Deepak Saxena resigns as Chhindwara MLA

21 February 2019 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

Sunday Edition

27 more hotels to shut in Karol Bagh in Delhi

17 February 2019 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

Tech Mahindra board to meet on Feb 21

17 February 2019 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

HCSL begins construction of new yard

17 February 2019 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

Apollo Hospital offers to treat free injured CRPF troopers

17 February 2019 | PNS | Sunday Pioneer