Formal sector may see subdued profit growth, margins for third quarter of FY 2023

Rating agency Crisil estimates that earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation (EBITDA) margins likely dropped 100-120 basis points (bps) year-on-year.

published on : 12th January 2022

Finally, 110 children in remote Vizag tribal villages get Aadhaar cards

The children in two remote tribal villages — Boddu Mamidi and Nitta Mamidi in Guduturu panchayat — are a  happy lot now as they finally got Aadhaar cards.

published on : 6th December 2021

Zomato’s consolidated net loss widens to Rs 440 crore

The company’s expenses also trebled year-on-year to Rs 1,602 crore in the second quarter this year compared to Rs 585 crore last year.

published on : 11th November 2021

ITDA Seethampeta Super-60 proves a boon to Srikakulam tribal students

As many as 40 students from Super-60 special campus have secured seats in prestigious IITs and NITs while others got admissions in reputed engineering colleges.

published on : 2nd November 2021

Eco-tourism project at Odisha's Niyamgiri fails to take off after two years

Conceptualised in 2019, the Ministry of Tribal Affairs had released a sum of Rs 1 crore to DKDA for the project.

published on : 17th October 2021

Tribal societies to give Vizag's eco-tourism an extra push for sustainable development

Besides promoting community-based eco-tourism, these societies also generate income for its members.

published on : 11th October 2021

Two masons booked for rape attempt on girls in Telangana's Bhadrachalam

It is learnt that the accused, Ravinder and Kishore, are threatening the victims to withdraw the plaint.

published on : 13th September 2021

Malkangiri's Tribal Development Agency-run hostel a picture of neglect

The plasters are peeling off the walls and ceiling; the roof is damp and discoloured due to seepage in the rainy season.

published on : 10th September 2021

Despite high yield, custard apple farmers in Andhra's Srikakulam facing losses

This year, the tribal farmers have a reason to cheer: the custard apple yield is very good. However, due to Covid-19, traders are not buying the fruit from the tribal farmers.

published on : 11th August 2021

Malkangiri tribal development agency in Odisha left red-faced after contractor list revealed political bias

The Integrated Tribal Development Agency (ITDA) of Malkangiri found itself at the centre of a controversy after a purported list of development works hit the social media.

published on : 1st August 2021

Funds for Odisha's largest tribal development agency dropped from crores to just Rs 58,000

Nabarangpur Integrated Tribal Development Agency was allocated Rs  5.56 crore in 2018 and Rs 2.86 crores in 2019, making last year’s allocation the lowest in half a decade.

published on : 25th June 2021

Auto component suppliers to see 70% dip in operating profits in Q1 due to COVID restrictions: ICRA

Exports have come to the industry's rescue in the last few months, when domestic demand nosedived due to lockdown restrictions, Icra said.

published on : 22nd June 2021

ITDA project officer accused of sexual misconduct

A video clip was circulated in social media in which the woman alleged she approached the official, RV Suryanarayana--also Kukunoor RDO, through two other persons for a job.

published on : 13th June 2021