26 Jan 2015
New Delhi: In sync with the reverberation of national anthem with the warmth of showcasing military might and multicoloured cultural diversity at Rajpath in Delhi, states across India celebrated 66the Republic Day with much verve and patriotic feelings. Chief Ministers and Governors witnessed the parade in their respective states amidst elaborate security arrangements.
20 Jan 2015
Mumbai: Kotak Mahindra Bank Group on Tuesday reported a 21 percent surge in net profit to Rs 717 crore in the October-December quarter, fuelled by an impressive performance by the flagship banking business that delivered a 37 percent growth in bottomline.
21 Jan 2015
Dehradun: Tiger population in Uttarakhand has risen from 227 to 340 since the last census, becoming the second state in the country after Karnataka with the highest number of tigers.
19 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Delhi High Court on Monday dismissed Adani Power Ltd's plea seeking to restrain Lanco Infratech Ltd from selling its shares in its 1200 mega watt thermal power plant in Udupi district of Karnataka.
15 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Lauding RBI's move of slashing 0.25 percent cut in interest rate which will bring a sigh of relief for lower EMIs for home and auto loans in the near future, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said rate cut is positive for the Indian economy.
04 Jan 2015
New Delhi: The government will soon come out with guidelines to set up online agri-platforms, on the lines of Amazon and Jabong, to promote hassle-free sale of farm produce and thereby help farmers get good returns.
12 Jul 2013
The Congress government in Karnataka on Friday announced loans up to Rs two lakh at zero percent interest rate for the farmers. It also enhanced the creamy layer limit of Backward Classes by Rs 1 lakh.
01 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Waiving off farm debt cannot be a solution to farmers' issues and rather the focus should be on helping them increase yields with minimum investment, Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh said.
27 Dec 2014
Udaipur: Putting a question mark on the effectiveness of government's farm debt waiver programmes, RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan on Saturday said such schemes have constrained flow of credit to farmers.
29 Dec 2014
Toronto: In the latest breakthrough the researchers led by an Indian-origin academic have found that it is possible to turn even wet farm waste into bio-fuels with pressure cooking.