The New Indian Express - News - RSS Feed from The New Indian Express en Copyright 2012 The New Indian Express. All rights reserved. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 01:30:48 +0530 Tue, 31 Mar 2015 01:15:32 +0530 News India Proposes Platform to Help Start-Ups Raise Cash at Home Mon, 30 Mar 2015 23:44:01 +0530 RBI Proposes NBFCs to Take Its Nod for Takeover The Reserve Bank proposed that non-banking financial companies would have to take prior approval from the regulator for takeover or acquisition of such firms. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 22:31:24 +0530 Jack Ma Meets Modi; Alibaba to Help Small Businesses in India Looking to expand its presence in India, Chinese ecommerce giant Alibaba's Chairman Jack Ma today met Prime Minister Narendra Modi, as he came on a visit to India for the second time in just about four months.     Mon, 30 Mar 2015 22:28:47 +0530 Pidilite to Invest Up To Rs 100 Crore in Nina Waterproofing Pidilite Industries today said it will invest up to Rs 100 crore in Nina Waterproofing Systems in which it plans to have 70 per cent equity stake.    In a regulatory filing, Pidilite Industries said, the Board of Directors today approved investment in equity shares of Nina and it proposed to make the firm its subsidiary by acquiring 70 per cent stake in the firm. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 21:52:29 +0530 India Makes First Crude Oil Purchase for SPR Mon, 30 Mar 2015 21:44:52 +0530 Coal Scam: ED Attaches Assets of Ex-Coal Minister Dasari Rao The Enforcement Directorate (ED) today attached assets worth about Rs 2 crore of former Coal Minister Dasari Narayana Rao in connection with its money laundering probe in the coal blocks allocation scam case. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 21:34:38 +0530 ICAI Suggest Changes to Swachh Bharat Cess Calculation Chartered accountants' apex body ICAI has suggested that the proposed cess of two per cent for clean India initiative should be calculated on the payable service tax instead of taxable services' value.      Mon, 30 Mar 2015 21:31:49 +0530 India to Upgrade 10 Kamov Anti-Submarine Warfare Choppers India will undertake mid-life upgrade of six Russian-made Kamov 28 anti-submarine warfare helicopters besides overhaul of another four.     Mon, 30 Mar 2015 21:29:42 +0530 Expect Telcom to Make Spectrum Payment Tomorrow: Telecom Secretary The government expects telecom operators "by and large" to make an upfront payment of about Rs 29,000 crore tomorrow for spectrum they won in auction though the last date for the same is April 8. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 21:27:34 +0530 Available Spectrum Very Scarce in India: TRAI Chairman Expressing concerns over spectrum scarcity in the country, TRAI Chairman Rahul Khullar today said the availability of airwaves in India is less than 40 per cent as compared to European nations.          Mon, 30 Mar 2015 21:23:58 +0530 Taj Group Enters Dubai with 296-Room Luxury Hotel The Taj Group has opened a 296-room luxury hotel in Dubai's prestigious Burj Khalifa downtown area, taking its number of properties to 128. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 21:17:22 +0530 South India Will Be Biggest Beneficiary: Piyush Goyal Observing that lack of adequate transmission capacity was the biggest problem in South India, Union Power Minister Piyush Goyal today said that his ministry's recent announcement to give support to gas-based plants would benefit the region.  Mon, 30 Mar 2015 21:12:21 +0530 Sensex Gains 517 Points; Capital Goods Stocks Rise Healthy buying was observed in capital goods, banks, automobile, fast moving consumer goods, healthcare, metal and IT sectors. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 17:07:13 +0530 Telcos May Hike Mobile Rates to Recover Spectrum Cost: Moody's Mon, 30 Mar 2015 16:27:53 +0530 From Apr 1,Platform Ticket to Cost Rs 10,Freight Rates to Rise Mon, 30 Mar 2015 15:49:35 +0530 Rail Freight on Grains, Coal, Cement to Increase From Apr 1 Railways has set an ambitious target of carrying 1,186 million tons (MT) of goods in the 2015-16 fiscal as against 1,105 MT in the current fiscal. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 15:18:35 +0530 Taxes Worth Rs 598 Crore Not Realised by Meghalaya government: CAG CAG reports said that proper measures should have been adopted to check revenue loss in 2013-14 which would have been helpful to tide over the present financial crisis in the state. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 12:38:08 +0530 Sensex Up 222 Pts in Early Trade on Bargain Buying Value-buying by funds in select bluechip stocks after recent losses following weekend gains on US markets, buoyed trading sentiments. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 10:15:43 +0530 Clipping Indian Central Bank's Wings is Bad Idea The campaign to clip RBI's wings started gathering momentum after the publication of a controversial 2013 report by an advisory body set up by the finance ministry. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 10:05:40 +0530 More Steps on Anvil to Boost FDI The government may liberalise rules for NRIs, manufacturing firms to attract more foreign players for investment Mon, 30 Mar 2015 06:00:00 +0530 India to be 3rd Largest Auto Market Globally Ford that has seen positive growth since NDA at Centre, says India will become the third largest automobile manufacturer globally by 2020. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 06:00:00 +0530 Women on Board Take 'Firm' Control Mon, 30 Mar 2015 06:00:00 +0530 Electronic Park to Spur Job Rush in the State Mon, 30 Mar 2015 06:00:00 +0530 Nerds of Agrima Infotech Taking Artificial Intelligence to Next Level Mon, 30 Mar 2015 06:00:00 +0530 DST Grants About Rs 10 Crore Fund for Study on Mobile Radiation The Department of Science and Technology has allocated about Rs 10 crore fund to 16 institutes for studying impact of electromagnetic fields or radiation emitted from mobile towers on human health.     Sun, 29 Mar 2015 20:50:54 +0530 Tax Shortfall: Finance Ministry Asks Banks to Deposit March TDS by Month End Worried over the shortfall in the overall direct tax collection kitty, the govt asked banks, both public and private, to not delay remitting of TDS funds. Sun, 29 Mar 2015 20:40:22 +0530 Jet Launches Daily Flights to Abu Dhabi from Pune, Ahmedabad, Mangalore Sun, 29 Mar 2015 20:37:50 +0530 Toshiba, United Technologies to Set Up Engineering Centres in India Toshiba Corporation and United Technologies Corporation have announced plans to establish engineering centres in India, North America and Europe to support global innovation for heating, ventilating and air-conditioning (HVAC) products.   Sun, 29 Mar 2015 20:35:50 +0530 Previous Coal Mine Allottees Have to Clear Stock by April 8 The order said "no inspection" would be required in cases where successful bidders are the previous allottees. Sun, 29 Mar 2015 20:26:53 +0530 Government Yet to Decide Fate of Pre-paid Mob Services in JK, NE Sun, 29 Mar 2015 15:46:08 +0530 India to Become 3rd Largest Auto Manufacturer by 2020: Ford Sun, 29 Mar 2015 15:42:31 +0530 'SBI Set to Buy Residential Properties of AI in South Mumbai' Sun, 29 Mar 2015 14:35:59 +0530 Blackmoney: Swiss Banks Seek Fresh Undertakings From Indians Sun, 29 Mar 2015 14:15:49 +0530 Towards Gender-Balanced Boardrooms Family member or professionally hired, India Inc to bring on more women directors Sun, 29 Mar 2015 06:00:00 +0530 'Use of IT Applications has Made the Sector Transparent' Sun, 29 Mar 2015 06:00:00 +0530 RBI Seeks to Curb Bank Loans to Corporates Sun, 29 Mar 2015 06:00:00 +0530