INDIAN RAILWAY BOARD
A leaner look: Railway board ‘rightsized’, again
“We will transfer 50 more people from the board,” an official in the know of the matter told ET. These officials will be moved to other divisions. “Around 200 senior officers will also be moved out from Northern Railways,” the official said. The downsizing is likely to happen across all 18 zones of the Indian Railways, the official said.
Indian angels aim for sky in US startup ecosystem
India-based angels have also backed up and coming ventures such as app analytics platform A...
Adani Power drives Indian utilities' coal imports to 4-yr high
Imports rose 21% in 2019 to 69.51 million tonnes, data from the Central Electr...
Puttu and Kadala back on Indian Railways menu after protests
Rail passengers from Kerala are elated to find the ethnic Malyalam dishes back in the railway's menu. Kerala's traditional food items such as appam, eggcurry, puttu and kadala curry have replaced north indian delicacies that received a backlash from the Malyalis. IRCTC has presented alist of delicacies to be served by its local vendors in Kerala.
Billions of dollars may come for Indian stocks after rule tweak
The change will likely increase India’s weighting in the MSCI EM Index by about 70 bps.
Indian SaaS firms eye Japan, Latam to pip global giants
Indian firms are aiming to diversify focus on the Rest-of-the-World markets. The market expansion coincides with a push towards a platform play, creating a common design and engineering base from which products can be developed to meet a quicker time-tomarket paradigm.
18% of Indian pharma launches to be delayed in US, says Crisil
The warning letter issued by USFDA to large pharma companies more than doubled in the first 10 months of 2019 compared with the previous year, CRISIL said, adding that close to 180 generic drug launches will be pushed out from their intended launch dates due to it.
Sterlite Power inks pact with US-based Smart Wires to bring SmartValve to Indian utilities
Commenting on the technology agreement, Sterlite Power Managing Director Pratik Agarwal said, "An environmentally sustainable electricity system is the anchor for a modern society. We are growing at an incredible pace and need to look for innovative solutions for rising grid outages due to climate change, lack of land to build new lines and integration of renewable energy."
France to train Indian flight surgeons for Gaganyaan mission
The two-week training is a critical aspect of the Gaganyaan project that is aimed at sending three Indians to space by 2022.
"Indian cities to add 100 new malls by 2022-end," says Anarock MD & CEO
According to MD & CEO of Anarock Retail, Anuj Kejriwal, top seven cities in India will see 69 new malls spread over 35.5 mn sq.ft. area while the remaining 31 malls over 13.5 mn sq.ft. will come up in tier 2 & 3 cities. East India will see a much more modest supply of seven new malls spread over approximately 3.5 mn sq. ft.
Indian firms take part in French investment summit
Company heads from India with footprints in France included Anand Mahindra, Group Chairman - M&M; C Vijayakumar, CEO - HCL; Vivek Chaand Sehgal, Group Chairman - Motherson; Jaidev Shroff, CEO - UPL; Rajesh Kumar, Co-President, and Rajiv Kumar, President - S Group; Nitin Rakesh, CEO - Mphasis; and Mr Madhav Kejriwal, CEO - Electrosteel.
Modi, Shah are a drag on Indian democracy: Sibal
Congress leader Kapil Sibal on Tuesday said the nationwide protests against the amended citizenship law reflected that Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union Home Minister Amit Shah were a "drag on Indian democracy".
20.8% Indians suffer from low immunity; Chandigarh healthiest city, Kolkata least healthy
As per the GOQii India Fit Report 2020, people suffering from allergy problems shot up from 13 to 16.7 per cent in 2019.
Star-bungled banner still flies in America: The US plays another Trump card by finessing Sino-Indian geography
President Trump was reportedly unaware that India and China share a border.
Coronavirus threat: Mandatory health screening of passengers from China at Indian airports
In the backdrop of the threat posed by coronavirus, the Ministry of Civil Aviation (MoCA) has mandated the health screening of passengers co...
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