Many lose jobs, migrate due to internet shutdown in Kashmir
The Internet shutdown since August 5--when special status of the J&K was revoked and the state was downgraded into two Union Territories--put these youngsters in extreme financial and psychological distress as they would otherwise earn good money working remotely from home for different companies across the globe.
ET View: Promptly review levies, charges and the high extent of revenue share in Indian telecom
The levies, charges and mounting dues would e...
SpiceJet loss widens 'due to new accounting norms'
The private carrier's losses widened despite it posting a 52% increase in second quarter o...
Pay AGR dues within 3 months, DoT tells telecom operators
The Department of Telecommunications (DoT) has asked telcos and internet service providers to pay up license fees and spectrum usage charges...
Grant 3-year moratorium, extended timelines for payment of all dues: COAI to govt
COAI DG Rajan Mathews told that operators need "oxygen" and urged the govt to take a call on debt restructuring of all the dues that telecom operators owe to the govt. He said most 4G licences have 11-year validity left, and that the govt could pack in another 10 years, thus allowing operators to pay back all the outstanding dues spread over the entire licence period.
President's rule in Maharashtra due to stubbornness of Shiv Sena: BJP
The BJP on Tuesday blamed "stubbornness" of its estranged ally and political rival Shiv Sena, without taking its name, for imposition of Pre...
Unable to pay outstanding dues as banks have stopped lending: Amrapali buyers
The Supreme Court has clearly stated that buyers must deposit outstanding dues if they want their homes. However, home buyers are unable to get the remaining amount of their home loans disbursed as banks have stopped lending to Amrapali projects.
Govt may clear Air India’s dues worth Rs 22,000 cr
The government has taken on Rs 29,400 crore of Air India’s total debt of about Rs 60,000 crore, leaving about Rs 30,600 crore on its books. Separately, its other liabilities amount to Rs 22,000 crore. Of the remaining debt of Rs 30,600 crore, about Rs 12,500 crore are against aircraft loans.
Australian bushfires partly due to late monsoon ending in India: Expert
An expert said that the rain that may normally occur in these regions at this time hasn't actually come down due to that global event. And so because of that these regions are hot, dry and windy.
Hotel Saravana Bhavan defaults on ESI, PF dues
The hotel chain has 3,190 employees (domestic) at present and is not looking at any layoffs for now.
Mahatma Gandhi died due to accidental reasons, claims Odisha govt school booklet, kicks up row
A government booklet describing Mahatma Gandhi's death as an "accident" has triggered a row in Odisha, with political leaders and activists ...
'Airtel, Vodafone Idea shedding crocodile tears': Reliance Jio to COAI
Billionaire Mukesh Ambani's Reliance Jio on Wednesday slammed telecom industry body COAI for its "threatening and blackmailing" tone in its ...
Operations at Kolkata airport suspended for 12 hours due to cyclone 'Bulbul'
Severe cyclone 'Bulbul' at 1430 hours Saturday lay about 90 km south-southeast of Digha, 85 km south of Sagar Islands and 185 km Southeast of Kolkata. Heavy to extremely heavy rainfall, accompanied by winds reaching up to 120 kmph and tidal waves up to one to two metre.
Economy in ICU due to BJP government's 'mismanagement': Tewari
The Anandpur Sahib MP also said the Congress would launch a nationwide protest from Tuesday to highlight the "critical" state of Indian economy.
Air pollution claimed over 5 lakh lives in India, of which 97K died due to coal burning: Report
The Lancet Countdown 2019 on health and climate change also cautioned that the impact of air pollution in India will worsen if the country does not shift from coal-based energy.
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