TN exporters hit by shortage of containers, hike in freight charges

Nowadays, containers are not returning from the United States and Europe but going directly to China, creating a further shortage.

published on : 22nd September 2021

VIMUKTI urges Andhra Pradesh government to revive legislation to protect sex workers

VIMUKTI and HELP have organised a meeting to mark the World Day Against Trafficking in Persons where they have demanded the revival of Money Lenders (Regulation) Act and Protection of Borrowers Act.

published on : 31st July 2021

Rowing: Arjun Lal, Arvind Singh finish third in lightweight double sculls repechage, qualify for semifinals 

The Indian duo clocked 6:51.36 to finish in the third place at the Sea Forest Waterway.

published on : 25th July 2021

Rowers to fly a day early

In fact, the team wanted to leave on July 14 but due to unavailability of direct flights to Japan, they had booked the next available flight on July 16.

published on : 16th July 2021

Rowers’ Portugal exposure trip cleared by MOC

In a big relief for the Indian rowers, Arvind Singh and Arjun Lal Jat, the Mission Olympic Cell on Tuesday cleared their Portugal exposure trip.

published on : 20th May 2021

Finance Ministry widens emergency credit line guarantee scheme scope to SMA-1 loans

The Rs 3-lakh crore ECLGS had been announced last year as part of the Covid-19 relief package rolled out by the Centre and involved offering Covid-hit businesses higher credit limits.

published on : 17th April 2021

Rowers also vaccinated as part of Army drive before Japan qualifiers

All athletes, both working with the Indian Army as well as all those in camps in the Army premises, are being administered Covid-19 vaccines.

published on : 3rd April 2021

SC orders waiver of compound interest for all borrowers: What does it mean for you?

The refund or the compound interest shall be adjusted to the next installment payable instead of refunding it to the borrower irrespective of the loan amount.

published on : 23rd March 2021

Fruit growers suffer heavy losses in Valley

 Fruit growers in the Valley are suffering heavy losses due to continuous communication blockade, restrictions and shutdown since August 5. 

published on : 4th September 2019

Pre-2016 home loans may become cheaper from April 1, courtesy RBI

With RBI deciding to harmonise the methodology of determining benchmark rates, interest rates are likely to come down once banks decide to follow the diktat.

published on : 12th February 2018