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Cable operators plan protests against new tariff order
Cable operators are strongly objecting to the new mandate that caps network capacity fee (NCF) at `160 and a 60% discount on second and third TV sets in the same household.
Fewer users port out as telcos offer similar tariffs, quality
The reduction in mobile number portability (MNP) is good news for telcos since ...
Most active funds will get wiped out by ETFs & index funds: Aswath Damodaran
After a year like the last, you are less likely to see a really ...
Vistara starts phasing out nine Boeing 737
The government has temporarily reallocated as many as many as 488 Jet Airways' slots to Air India, IndiGo, SpiceJet, Vistara, GoAir and AirAsia India to fill the capacity gap in the wake of the airline ceasing operations mid-April last year. A slot is a specific date and time at which an airline can arrive or depart at an airport.
Humans vs bots: Korean firms use AI in hiring, can read faces to figure out what's fake
Preparing for such tests doesn't necessarily involve memorising answers.
New India-China military hotline to become operational between DGMO and Western Theatre Command
India and China have also looked at setting up more hotlines between their armies. During the visit of the Chinese Defence Minister General Wei Fenghe to India in August 2018, a year after the Doklam standoff, he had suggested to the then Defence Minister Sitharaman on establishing two to three more military hotlines with India such as at the local command level.
SC issues notices on Centre's plea for transfer of anti-CAA pleas from different HCs to itself
A bench of Chief Justice S A Bobde and justices B R Gavai and Surya Kant issued notices to all petitioners, seeking their replies, and slated the matter for further hearing on January 22 along with a slew of other anti-CAA petitions, already pending before the apex court.
Opinion: Sweet revenge for Iran would be to push US out of Iraq
President Donald Trump said Tuesday it isn’t the right time for the U.S. to pull out of Iraq. “Eventually we want to be able to allow Iraq to run its own affairs,” Trump told reporters at the White House. “This isn’t the right point.” U.S. Secretary of Defense Mark Esper was adamant on Monday that “there’s been no decision made to leave Iraq. Period.”
RBI announces third round of Operation Twist on Monday
The central bank has been forced to think of unconventional ways to lower interest rates.
Fraction of exporters could have misused GST refund facility, not all: FIEO
"Unfortunately, the scheme of e-wallet, which was recommended by the GST Council as early as October 6, 2017, which was expected to be put into operation in April 2018 and then deferred to October 2018, has not yet been rolled out," FIEO President Sharad Kumar Saraf said in a statement.
Stocks waiting for operating leverage to kick in will fly now: Shyam Sekhar
Sekhar says foreign investors will be more pragmatic and come to India despite these issues.
Unified operations: The role of integrated logistics in ‘Bharat Commerce’
Today, what’s changing is the penetration of e-commerce companies into Tier 3 and 4 cities and rural areas where a lot of these institutions will find success in the next few years to come. We just have to take the right steps to effectively tap this ripening market.
J&K Police chief calls for intensifying search operations to flush out terrorists
The DGP said that training in tackling law and order situation has been upgraded to sharpen the skills of police personnel to meet any challenge. Stressing that public cooperation has helped in maintaining law and order, he directed the officers to ensure that law-abiding people are not put to any inconvenience during their day-to-day activities.
Iran general steps out of Soleimani's shadow to lead proxies
The Quds Force is part of the 125,000-strong Revolutionary Guard, a paramilitary organization that answers only to Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei. The Guard oversees Iran's ballistic missile program, has its naval forces shadow the U.S. Navy in the Persian Gulf and includes an all-volunteer Basij force.
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