Gold imports dip 6.77 per cent during April-December 2019
Imports of the yellow metal stood at USD 24.73 billion in the corresponding period of 2018-19. The decline in gold imports has helped in narrowing the country's trade deficit to USD 118 billion during the period, against USD 148.23 billion a year ago. India is the largest importer of gold, which mainly caters to the demand of the jewellery industry.
164 crorepatis in the fray for Delhi polls
Not only are the candidates for the February 8 assembly polls richer than the last time around, bu...
Smartphone growth slows to 7% in 2019: Counterpoint
“Due to availability of better performance devices, the smartphone market in India has ma...
PDS biggest saver for government in DBT in 2019-20
As much as Rs 19,263 cr of savings have accrued till end-December due to the DBT-linked scheme, the govt said.
Poll authorities issue notice to BJP's Bagga over campaign song
BJP's candidate from Hari Nagar, Tajinder Pal Singh Bagga has been sent a notice from poll authorities for his campaign video song where he has been asked why the expenditure on the song shouldn't be added to his poll expenses. Bagga was asked to reply within 48 hours, failing which the "decision of the MCM will be final," the notice said.
Decorpot records remarkable growth in FY 2019 with CAGR of 100 per cent
Decorpot, a leading home interior design firm in Bengaluru, today announced its impressive YoY growth with a CAGR of 100 per cent.
From Budget 2019 to 2020: How to sustain a culture of innovation
It is important to acknowledge the government’s efforts to eliminate bottlenecks for entrepreneurs. Under the new policy of ‘Startup India Vision 2024’, the government has announced the setting up of at least 50,000 new startups, 500 new incubators and 100 innovation zones by 2024.
Digital ad spends rose 26% in 2019: DAN report
Data from Dentsu Aegis Network (DAN) showed that digital ad spend climbed 26% last year to reach Rs 13,683 crore. A DAN report also maintained that digital advertising will likely maintain a 27% rate of growth in 2020. Advertising spends on digital media are led by social networking platforms, with the highest share of 28%.
Some voters don't realise importance of right to exercise franchise: President Kovind
Addressing an event on National Voters' Day marking the establishment of the Election Commission in 1950, the President said from the very first general election to the 17th Lok Sabha polls held last year, voters have increased the credibility of Indian democracy all over the world.
Kejriwal won Delhi in 2015 by misleading people: Amit Shah
Union Home Minister and BJP leader Amit Shah claimed on Saturday that Arvind Kejriwal had won the 2015 Delhi Assembly polls by "misleading p...
2020 Assembly polls will give another Sheila Dikshit to Delhi: Alka Lamba
Alka Lamba who quit AAP and returned to the Congress fold last year, claimed that her constituency would see a "one-sided contest as the AAP will find it difficult to explain to the people why it has fielded someone whom it termed 'corrupt' in 2015". The AAP has fielded Prahlad Singh, who contested the 2015 oolls from the same seat on a Congress ticket.
No desire to be CM, seeking votes for betterment of Delhi: Kejriwal
Addressing a public meeting in Greater Kailash, Kejriwal said his government has worked very hard to improve schools and hospitals and it is for Delhi's betterment that the Aam Aadmi Party needs to win the assembly election scheduled on February 8. Attacking Home Minister Amit Shah, Kejriwal said he has been repeatedly criticised by the BJP leader over installation of CCTV cameras.
Delhi Polls: Amit Shah, Manoj Tiwari dine at BJP worker’s residence after campaigning
Union Home Minister Amit Shah visited residence of a BJP worker for dinner in Delhi. BJP worker from Other Backward Class (OBC) Manoj Kumar ...
Poll authorities issue notice to BJP's Tajinder Pal Bagga over campaign song
"The Media Certification and Monitoring Committee (MCMC) of West Delhi district had sent an email raising suspicion of paid news in his campaign video song 'Bagga Bagga Har Jagah', following which the notice was sent," a senior official said.
Delhi polls would be fought on basis of work, not caste or religion: Kejriwal
Addressing a public meeting in Rohini, Kejriwal said he was very happy to hear Home Minister Amit Shah talk about unauthorised colonies, education and health in his speech as it shows that the AAP government has changed the narrative of politics in the country.
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