Recategorise 23 more offences under companies law: Panel report
The committee has suggested amendments to 46 penal provisions, "so as to either remove criminality, or to restrict the punishment to only fine, or to allow rectification of defaults through alternative methods", an official release said. The proposals are aimed at further de-clogging of the criminal justice system in the country.
Realty attracts $14 billion foreign PE investments since 2015: Report
Indian real estate attracted nearly $14 billion of foreign private equi...
135 terrorists have infiltrated since Aug 5: Intelligence Report
Pakistan has managed to infiltrate about 135 terrorists into the Kashmir val...
Total number of Indian students in the US up 3% to 202,014, according to 2019 Open Doors report
For the 10th consecutive year, China remained the largest source of international students in the US in 2018-19 with 369,548 students in undergraduate, graduate, non-degree, and optional practical training (OPT) programmes, a 1.7 per cent increase from 2017-18; India was at second place with 202,014, an increase 2.9 per cent.
Niti Aayog's report to reveal India's health system
The report, titled New India: Building Blocks - Potential Pathways to Reforms, will be released on Monday. The report reveals India’s health system as a story of multiple fragmentations at the level of payers and risk pools, healthcare services and at digital backbone running it, the Aayog said on Friday
Supreme Court panel orders closure of Delhi-NCR schools till November 15
All coal and other fuel-based industries, which have not shifted to natural gas or agro-residue, will remain shut in Faridabad, Gurugram, Ghaziabad, Noida, Bahadurgarh, Bhiwadi, Greater Noida, Sonepat and Panipat till November 15, it said.
Flexible workplace demand to jump 5-times to 130-140 million sq ft by 2025: Report
India is one of the largest flexible workplace markets in the world. The consultant has estimated the global flexible workspace inventory at about 125 million sq ft, of which nearly 27 million sq ft is located in India. There are 1,000 operational coworking centres, with a capacity of over 4 lakh seats, across top 6 cities -- Delhi-NCR, Bengaluru, Mumbai, Pune, Hyderabad & Chennai.
Future Retail crashes over 6% after company reports fall in profit
Shares of the company tumbled 6.05 per cent to Rs 323.60 on the NSE.
India's children face lifelong health burden of climate change: Lancet report
If the world follows a business-as-usual pathway, with high carbon emissions and climate change continuing at the current rate, children born today will face a world that will be on average over 4 degrees Celsius warmer by their 71st birthday, threatening their health at every stage of their lives.
Carl Icahn takes stake in HP, pushes for merger with Xerox: Report
Icahn, who owns a 10.6% stake in Xerox, now owns a 4.24% stake in HP, the Journal said. An HP spokesperson told Reuters the company is aware of Icahn’s investment and is committed to doing what is in the best interests of all HP shareholders. HP did not disclose how much stake Icahn owns in the PC maker.
'Modinomics' stinks so bad, govt has to hide its own reports: Rahul gandhi
A media report cited the latest consumption expenditure survey by the National Statistical Office (NSO) to claim that consumer spending fell for the first time in more than four decades in 2017-18, primarily driven by slackening rural demand.
UK firms upbeat about doing business in India: Report
With Brexit on the agenda of UK companies, 26 per cent said that they planned to do more business with India as a direct result of the UK leaving the EU. This will be a further boost to the flow of goods, services and investment between the two countries, the UK India Business Council (UKIBC) said.
London sees 11% rise in number of wealthy Indian homebuyers: Report
The report points out that buyers spent a total of £2.06 billion on super-prime (£10 million-plus) properties in London in the year to May 2019. This was marginally higher than a figure of £2.05 billion in the previous 12 months. However, higher-value sales are increasing, as high net worth individuals target London and take advantage of the weak pound.
Retail inflation may average at 4% in FY20: SBI report
The report said even as food CPI will remain elevated, core CPI will go below 3% in this fiscal.
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