No need to worry: Minister on reports of government withdrawing Rs 2000 note
The government had in November 2016 demonetised Rs 1,000 and Rs 500 denominations notes.
Uber’s assault report erodes the power of trust
When Uber and Airbnb were getting off the ground earlier this decade, people were apprehensiv...
SC seeks report from states on implementation of Food Security Act
During a brief hearing, the bench observed that though the allegation of s...
India moves from 130 to 129 in human development index: UNDP report
In India, 27.1 crore people were lifted out of poverty from 2005-06 to 2015-16, UNDP India resident representative Shoko Noda said. India ranked 130 last year. The steady progress was due to nearly three decades of rapid development, which had seen a dramatic reduction in absolute poverty, along with gains in life expectancy, education, and access to health care, she said.
Not many new players will enter UPI space: Report
The report also came out with a list of top-30 fintech influencers, which includes Niti Aayog Advisor Anna Roy, Ujjivan Small Finance Bank CEO Nitin Chugh and CreditMantri co-founder Gowri Mukherjee.
SBICAP Ventures achieves first closure of govt’s last-mile fund for stuck projects
Special Window for Affordable and Mid-Income Housing Fund (SWAMIH) Investment Fund.
Many states, union territories reported 'nil' data on farmer suicides: Home Ministry
Minister of State for Home Affairs G Kishan Reddy said this in response to a question by Congress leader Rahul Gandhi seeking to know if the farmer suicide data for the past four years was available.
Wealth of top 100 Indians in real estate sector is up by 17%: Report
Mumbai accounted for 6 of the top 10 and 37 of the 100 names being its residents. Delhi and Bengaluru accounted for 19 residents each featured on the list. Almost 75% of the richest Indians from the real estate are based in these three cities.
Donald Trump assails FBI Director Christopher Wray after report finds no political bias
Trump's allies and his detractors both found support in Monday's report by the Justice Department's internal watchdog, which found 17 FBI missteps. The findings are unlikely to end debate over the legitimacy of the probes that have overshadowed his presidency.
European shares flat as China data stokes slowdown worries
The pan-European STOXX 600 index was trading flat at 0803 GMT.
RBI finds SBI under-reported bad loans by Rs 11,932 crore in FY19
The gross NPA of SBI was Rs 11,932 crore more at Rs 1,84,682 crore against Rs 1,72,750 crore.
Arms sales of top Indian defence firms drop by 6.9 per cent: SIPRI report
The combined arms sales of the three Indian arms companies listed in the top 100 were USD 5.9 billion in 2018— a decrease of 6.9 per cent on 2017. The three Indian companies on SIPRI's list of top 100 global arms firms are Hindustan Aeronautics Limited ranked 38, the Indian Ordnance Factories ranked 56 and Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) ranked 62.
Government set to close loss-making PSUs
“There are several cases where the disinvestment process has been going for years. There is very little interest in some of the companies. Keeping all these factors in mind, it has been decided that wherever buyer interest is muted we will recommend for closure of the unit,” said an official, who did not wish to be quoted.
NHRC says Delhi's Anaj Mandi fire was catastrophe waiting to happen, asks for detailed report
Describing the Anaj Mandi fire incident as a "catastrophe" waiting to happen, the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Monday issued notices to the Delhi government, the city's police chief and the North MCD and sought a detailed report in six weeks.
Unnao rape victim died of extensive burn injuries: Postmortem report
The 23-year-old woman was set ablaze on Thursday by five people, including two who are accused of raping her. She had suffered 90 per cent burns and was airlifted from Lucknow to the Delhi-based hospital where she died on Friday night.
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