30 Apr 2016
Dehradun: Major forest fires raged today across Uttarakhand even as three teams of NDRF were deployed in Almora, Gauchar and Pauri and one team of SDRF in Nainital to extinguish the flames.
28 Apr 2016
New Delhi: Barring a handful of top business schools like the IIMs, most B-schools in the country are producing sub-par graduates who are largely un-employable and therefore earning less than Rs 10,000 a month, if at all they find a job, a report has pointed out.
26 Apr 2016
New Delhi: Moody's Investors Service today cautioned that a prolonged worsening in asset quality at PSU banks is the main threat to India's sovereign credit profile and made a case for the government bearing some of the cost of cleaning up bank balancesheets.
24 Apr 2016
Mumbai: The human resources (HR) function should harness the power of rapidly evolving technology for every aspect of workforce management, instead of limiting it to just maintaining payrolls, according to experts.
11 Apr 2016
New Delhi: Amid rising voices demanding complete ban on the firework display ritual in the wake of Puttingal fire tragedy that claimed 110 lives and critically wounded more than 300 devotees, the Travancore Devaswom Board (TDB), the managing body of the temple today said that it was not in the favour of a complete ban on the ritual.
29 Mar 2016
Bengaluru: Wipro today announced a five-year partnership with the country's top food service company Jubilant FoodWorks to deliver energy management services and help reduce energy and operational costs.
13 Feb 2016
New Delhi: In a first-ever order to merge two private companies, the government yesterday directed the merger of scam-hit National Spot Exchange Ltd with its parent Financial Technologies.
20 Aug 2013
New Delhi: The NSEL affair got murkier as regulator FMC cast doubts on its management and charged that the crisis-ridden spot exchange is not complying with its directions and providing wrong information in the case involving Rs 5,600 crore dues to investors.
26 Feb 2016
Panaji: The problem of marine pollution by plastics can be resolved through a combination of actions like enforcement of rules, stressing on recycling and finding an alternative to plastics, say experts.
12 Mar 2016
Hurricane Sandy caused more damage than any other storm in US history, with an economic impact in the region of USD 50,000 million. Hundreds of millions of geo-located tweets making reference to this topic were collected from 50 metropolitan areas in the US.