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Wednesday, 15 May 2019 | Agencies

Anil Swarup, IAS, Former Secretary, Department of School Education and Literacy, Former Secretary, Ministry of Coal, GOI addressed NTPC family as part of its ‘Eminent Speaker Series’ on 13th May 2019. Swarup gave an insightful talk on ‘ Making Things Happen in Government’. Prakash Tiwari, Director (Operations), senior officials and...

Vodafone's annual loss at 7.6 bn euros, cites loss on disposal of Indian assets post merger

Vodafone's annual loss at 7.6 bn euros, cites loss on disposal of Indian assets post merger

Tuesday, 14 May 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

British telecom giant Vodafone Tuesday reported losses of 7.6 billion euros (USD 8.5 billion) during the fiscal ended March 2019, for which it partly blamed loss incurred on 'disposal' of Vodafone India post merger with Idea Cellular, and other impairments. "The loss for the financial year of 7.6 billion euros was...

India may again extend retaliatory tariff deadline on US products by 30 days

India may again extend retaliatory tariff deadline on US products by 30 days

Tuesday, 14 May 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

India is expected to again extend the deadline by a month to impose retaliatory import duties on 29 US products, including almond, walnut and pulses, an official said. The previous extension will end on May 16. The commerce ministry has asked its finance counterpart to issue a notification with regard to further...

Developing nations call for filling vacancies at WTO appellate body for dispute settlement

Developing nations call for filling vacancies at WTO appellate body for dispute settlement

Tuesday, 14 May 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

Seventeen developing countries Tuesday made a strong case for filling vacancies in WTO's appellate body, saying current impasse could "completely paralyse" the dispute settlement mechanism of the global trade body by December. At the end of the two-day ministerial meeting here, in which 22 WTO member nations participated, also stressed on...

Jaypee Infratech creditors decide to put on vote NBCC's revised bid

Jaypee Infratech creditors decide to put on vote NBCC's revised bid

Tuesday, 14 May 2019 | PTI | New DelhI

A creditors panel of Jaypee Infratech Tuesday decided to put on vote the revised offer of state-owned NBCC Ltd to acquire the debt laden realty firm through insolvency proceedings, sources said. A Committee of Creditors (CoC) met on Tuesday and took this decision even as NBCC Monday decided against diluting certain...

India Yamaha Motor achieves 10 million production milestone

India Yamaha Motor achieves 10 million production milestone

Tuesday, 14 May 2019 | PTI | Chennai

Japanese two-wheeler manufacturer Yamaha Motor has achieved 10 million production milestone in the country, the company said Tuesday. The company which has three manufacturing facilities at Surajpur (UP), Faridabad (Haryana) and Chennai (Tamil Nadu) jointly contributed to the overall production achievement till date. "The 10 millionth product --a FZS-FI Version 3.0 --...

Deepika Padukone invests in yogurt brand Epigamia

Deepika Padukone invests in yogurt brand Epigamia

Tuesday, 14 May 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone has made an investment in Drum Foods International Pvt Ltd, the maker of flavoured yogurt brand Epigamia, as part of a strategic partnership that will also see her endorse the brand. The investment will be used by the firm to expand into new products and enter new...

Vehicle sales collapse in April

Vehicle sales collapse in April

Tuesday, 14 May 2019 | PNS | New Delhi

When the Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM) released their annual figures for the past financial year, they said that sales in the new financial year 2019-2020 will only grow three per cent. However, with the latest data released today, the numbers made for grim reading. Sales of passenger cars...

State Editions

Admission for UG courses begins in city colleges

22 May 2019 | Divya Modi | Ranchi

BJP trying to lure Cong MLAs, says Nath

22 May 2019 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

Matching VVPAT slips would delay results: CEO

22 May 2019 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

BSP suspends Ramveer Upadhyay

22 May 2019 | PNS | Lucknow

12 killed in mishaps

22 May 2019 | PNS | Lucknow

Sunday Edition

Globe Trotting

19 May 2019 | Agencies | Sunday Pioneer

Left, TMC urge EC to ensure free, fair polling

19 May 2019 | PNS | Sunday Pioneer

Didi’s nephew sends defemation notice to PM

19 May 2019 | Saugar Sengupta | Sunday Pioneer

MoD rejects Vice Admiral Bimal Verma's petition

19 May 2019 | PNS | Sunday Pioneer