Business

Tourism-savvy Goa should have flying buses: Gadkari

Monday, 28 January 2019 10:30
Gadkari, who inaugurated a third bridge across the Mandovi river named “Atal Setu” on Sunday, also said that he was exasperated that his efforts to introduce water transport systems in Goa were not panning out, despite the immense potential to…

Road projects worth Rs. 50,000 crore sanctioned around Delhi: Gadkari

Sunday, 27 January 2019 10:27
The six-lane 31.3 km corridor will connect Akshardham to the Eastern Peripheral Expressway junction on Baghpat Road, an official statement reads. The alignment of the road will be from Akshardham – Geeta Colony – Shastri Park – Khazuri Khas –…

IRCTC introduces on-the-spot food bill generation on trains

Saturday, 26 January 2019 09:58
“Now passengers will be able to get bill generated on-the-spot on-board trains from Point of Sale (POS) hand-held machines for payment made towards the purchase of food items. “This will help in not only making the passengers aware of relevant…

India poised to become world’s 5th largest economy: Modi

Saturday, 26 January 2019 09:49
He was addressing the India-South Africa Business Forum organised jointly by Indian industry chambers CII, Ficci and Assocham in the presence of visiting South African President Cyril Ramaphosa. Modi also noted that India had risen to 77th place in the…

PNB’s $45 million fraud claim dismissed by English court

Friday, 25 January 2019 09:22
Zaiwalla & Co, the London-based international law firm representing eight of the defendants, argued that the bank had not made out an arguable case in deceit, that England was not the appropriate forum for the claim, that the Bank misled…

Nissan launches ‘Kicks’ in India starting at Rs 9.55 lakh

Wednesday, 23 January 2019 09:55
Automobile major Nissan on Tuesday launched its new SUV “Kicks” in India at an introductory price of Rs 9.55 lakh. The car would offer “1.5H 4K” petrol option with five-speed manual transmission and “1.5K 9K dci” engine with six-speed manual…

India, Mauritius review ties, cooperation in Blue Economy

Wednesday, 23 January 2019 09:54
India and Mauritius reviewed the entire gamut of their bilateral ties and discussed ways to further expand cooperation in areas like Blue Economy during a meeting between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Mauritian counterpart Pravind Jugnauth on the sidelines…

Tesla to begin Model 3 deliveries in Europe

Wednesday, 23 January 2019 09:48
Electric vehicle maker Tesla has received the go-ahead to begin its Model 3 deliveries in Europe, less than a week after it announced laying off 7 per cent of its full-time employees to reduce costs and increase profits. “The vehicle…

Audi helps provides a feet of 50 EVs at Davos WEF

Wednesday, 23 January 2019 09:46
Leading car manufacturer Audi has provided a fleet of 50 Audi e-tron cars for the annual meeting of the World Economic Forum (WEF) here. The all-electric cars are fully powered by green electricity. And with mobile charging containers, the company…

TVS Motor logs Rs 178 cr PAT in Q3

Tuesday, 22 January 2019 10:55
Two- and three-wheeler maker TVS Motor Co on Tuesday said it closed the third quarter of the current fiscal with 15.5 per cent growth in its net profit at Rs 178.4 crore. In a statement issued here, the company said…