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Saturday, 12 October 2019 | PNS

NDMC celebrates International Girl Child Day “Self confidence is the basic strength of a girl child, if girl child have self confidence they can do anything in society. International Day of Girl Child celebration is an effort towards spread the message to all girl children for their uniqueness and vital role...

India Inc’s quarter 2 revenue may dip to 14-quarter low: Crisil

Friday, 11 October 2019 | IANS | New Delhi

A sharp drop in demand across consumption segments pulled down corporate revenue, excluding that of banking, financial services, insurance and oil companies, by 3 per cent in the second quarter of FY20, according to a Crisil Research estimate. It’s first time in 14 quarters that revenues have declined. In the previous...

Moody’s cuts India GDP growth forecast to 5.8% for FY’20

Friday, 11 October 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

Moody’s Investors Service on Thursday slashed its 2019-20 GDP growth forecast for India to 5.8 per cent from 6.2 per cent earlier, saying the economy was experiencing a pronounced slowdown which is partly related to long-lasting factors. The projection is lower than 6.1 per cent that the Reserve Bank of India...

Business Corner

Friday, 11 October 2019 | PNS

MoU signed between DDA, HDFC Bank New Delhi: Delhi Development Authority (DDA) operates Sports Complexes in all the zones of Delhi. The first Sports Complex was opened at Siri Fort Sports Complex in 1989 and thereafter fourteen other complexes and two golf courses have been developed. For Commonwealth Games 2010, DDA...

Govt constitutes panel to suggest measures to augment GST revenue

Friday, 11 October 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

With the Goods and Services Tax (GST) collections dropping sharply to a 19-month low in September, the government has constituted a committee of officers to suggest measures to augment collections, expand the tax base and check evasion. The panel comprising of state-level GST commissioners and centre government officials has been asked...

‘Govt giving sector-specific solutions to fight slowdown’

Friday, 11 October 2019 | PTI | Mumbai

Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Thursday said the government is giving sector-specific solutions to fight the slowdown in economic growth. She, however, parried a specific question on whether the government accepts if the country is in the midst of an economic slowdown. India’s GDP expansion has slowed to a six-year low...

Govt constitutes panel to augment GST revenue

Friday, 11 October 2019 | PTI | NEW DELHI

The government has constituted a committee of officers to suggest measures to augment GST revenue collections and administration. “The committee should consider a wide range of reforms so that a comprehensive list of suggestions may emerge,” an official order said. The terms of reference of the panel include making suggestions about systemic...

Sector-specific solutions to fight slowdown: FM

Friday, 11 October 2019 | PTI | MUMBAI

Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Thursday said the government is giving sector-specific  solutions to fight the slowdown in economic growth. She, however, parried a specific question on whether the government accepts if the country is in the midst of an economic slowdown. India’s GDP expansion has slowed to a six-year low...

State Editions

Civic bodies issue 566 challans, slap Rs 27L fine on violators

19 October 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

Bizman gets ransom call from convict in G’gram

19 October 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

Teachers learn self-defence technique

19 October 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

Air remains very poor 5th day in row

19 October 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

AAP welcomes Centre’s Ravidas temple move

19 October 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

Sunday Edition

The French Bulldozer

13 October 2019 | Miniya Chatterji | Agenda

the power of Forgiveness

13 October 2019 | Swami Mukundananda | Agenda

Yoga and mindfulness

13 October 2019 | Jacqualine Tara Herron | Agenda

Attention feels good

13 October 2019 | Ajit Kumar Bishnoi | Agenda

Astroturf | Check your child’s behaviour early

13 October 2019 | Bharat Bhushan Padmadeo | Agenda

It’s a fine job

13 October 2019 | MUSBA HASHMI | Sunday Pioneer