05 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Swedish telecom gear maker Ericsson will manage the pan-India network of telecom operator Reliance Communications under a seven-year business agreement signed between the two companies.
28 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Indians are getting more experimental with their food choices, if a survey is anything to go by, and Delhi leads the gourmet game.
12 Nov 2014
Mumbai: World Bank private sector financing arm, the International Finance Corp (IFC), on Tuesday raised Rs 1,000 crore (USD 163 million) through a 10-year bond to finance infrastructure in India by mobilizing international capital markets.
29 Oct 2014
Mumbai: The Reserve Bank has allowed all urban cooperative banks (UCBs) to act as PAN service agent.
19 Jul 2013
Mumbai: Taking health hazards of all nicotine-laced gutkha and paan masala seriously, Maharashtra government has announced an extension on ban on these products for another year. Minister of State for Home, Satej Patil informed the Maharashtra Legislative Assembly of the decision.
07 Nov 2014
Patna: The Bihar government today announced a ban on tobacco and its products to ward off its ill effects on the citizens. Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi announced the ban on zarda, paan masala and other tobacco products on Tobacco prevention day.
27 Aug 2012
The Punjab government on Monday banned the sale, storage, manufacture and distribution of Gutkha and Pan masala or other items with tobacco and nicotine content in the state. Disclosing this here, an official spokesperson said that the Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal had cleared the file approving the proposal of the state Health and Family Welfare department for banning the Gutkha and Pan masala in the larger interest of public health.
19 Jul 2012
The ban on gutkha and pan masala across Maharashtra would come into effect from Friday.
10 Jun 2012
Maharashtra government was contemplating a ban on gutka and pan masala products, Deputy Chief Minister and senior NCP leader Ajit Pawar said here on Sunday.
25 May 2012
Citing increasing incidence of diseases like oral cancer, the Congress-led UDF Government in Kerala on Friday announced a ban on the manufacture and sale of gutka and pan masala containing tobacco in the state with immediate effect.