West Bengal firmly under belt, Mamata Banerjee eyes Delhi centre stage
One of the bitterest critics of PM Modi and the BJP, she firmly pitched herself as a leader who could act as the glue to unite disparate political parties seeking to oust the NDA.
Pankaj Mitra quits Infosys fund
The innovation fund was a key pillar of former Infosys CEO Vishal Sikka’s plans to transform the company. But...
Bengal leads call for not more than 1% GST for houses costing up to Rs 40 lakh
Amit Mitra has said the actual tax for affordable housing is l...
A special committee of Odisha assembly submits report into a privilege matter against Abhijit Iyer-Mitra
The comments had been discussed in the state assembly, prompting Iyer-Mitra to reportedly refer to the legislatures as a not a very smart lot.
Former BJP MP Chandan Mitra, 4 Congress MLAs join TMC
Former RS member of the BJP, Chandan Mitra, and four Congress MLAs in the West Bengal Assembly joined TMC in presence of Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee.
Former RS MP Chandan Mitra likely to join Trinamool Congress
Apart from Mitra, TMC sources said, there will be many new faces from Congress also who will join Banerjee on July 21.
Oncology solutions company Mitra Biotech gets $40 million
Boston and Bengaluru-based Mitra Biotech develops and provides novel technologies that personalise cancer treatment.
ET View: Be more liberal in interpreting ‘offence’
While the legal merits of Iyer’s seeking anticipatory bail – he’s out on bail already while being questioned – can be debated, the court’s observation on “inciting religious faith” needs to be examined
Bengal budget raises poll pitch in competitive populism
Presenting a Rs 9 crore deficit budget at the state assembly, Mitra has a provided for the Kishak Bandhu scheme announced by Banerjee in December last year.
If you wish to trade in financials, look at retail private banks: Sanchita Mukherji, Blue Edge
“I would be very cautious about NBFCs because the asset quality would remain a concern.”
Rs 25000 crore refund pending claims pending for exporters: Amit Mitra
Mitra has assured the exporters that he would write to the chairman of the GST council and the union finance minister, Arun Jaitley elaborating on the problems which are being faced by the exporters.
GST panel to study uniform tax rate on lottery
The GST Council has constituted an eight-member Group of Ministers under Maharashtra Finance Minister Sudhir Mungantiwar, the Finance Ministry said in a statement.
No death of 'shiksha mitras' during protests: UP government
The government was asked by Legislative Council Chairman to verify a list of 104 'shiksha mitras' who had allegedly died during protests, and take appropriate action.
Mahindra forays into sprayers biz by acquiring stake in MITRA
The acquisition is expected to close by next month. The move is expected to enhance Mahindra & Mahindra's presence in the farm implement space.
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