01 Aug 2014
New Delhi: The first action plan for technological development and modernisation of Coal India Ltd mines is likely to be drawn up by the government by October, a move aimed at boosting CIL output.
30 Jul 2014
San Francisco: Twitter has reported that its quarterly loss widened to USD 145 million despite revenue more than doubling, but its shares soared on word of healthy user growth.
28 Jul 2014
New Delhi: A mobile application to hire autorickshaws in Delhi, which was launched this month with much fanfare, has been downloaded on over 10,000 smartphones so far but the app has run into trouble as most users complain that the contact numbers of drivers provided were incorrect.
23 Jul 2014
Chennai: In a bid to simplify procedures involved in registering a new industry in Tamil Nadu, Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa today announced that the process of issuing licences for new industries would henceforth be done through a web portal, to be designed for this purpose.
23 Jul 2014
Chennai: Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa on Wednesday announced setting up of five new government Industrial Training Institutes (ITIs) at a cost of Rs 40.04 crore to make the youth employable by providing vocational education.
12 Jul 2014
New Delhi: India's industrial production grew an annual 4.7 percent in May, the highest since October 2012, providing welcome positive news for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's new government as manufacturing activity and electricity generation increased.
22 Jul 2014
Hyderabad: Ace tennis player Sania Mirza was on Tuesday appointed 'Brand Ambassador' of Telangana.She will promote the new ‘state's interests’ in India and abroad, according to Industrial Infrastructure Corporation Managing Director Jayesh Rajan.
03 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Former Indian captain Rahul Dravid paid rich tributes to legendary South African all-rounder Jacques Kallis, terming him “second only to Sachin Tendulkar” as the Proteas great pushes for a fifth World Cup appearance in Australia and New Zealand, next year.
08 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Justifying his calculation that three out of 10 in India are poor, former PMEAC chairman C Rangarajan has said the poverty numbers provided by him are not conservative estimates and they are at par with global standards.
13 Jul 2014
Beijing: Setting up Chinese Industrial Parks in India, increased access to Indian products to bridge the ballooning trade deficit besides border issues was expected to figure in Prime Minister Narendra Modi's first meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping on the sidelines of BRICS summit.