BUSINESS/ECONOMY

Petrol, diesel prices rise sharply again on Friday

Petrol and diesel prices extended gains on Friday with pump prices rising by 29 paisa and 35 paisa per litre, respectively in the...

‘We’re building in public, join us’: Koo blasts privacy critics (IANS Exclusive)

India's multilingual microblogging platform Koo is brushing aside as "teething issues" a sudden burst of criticism over data privacy and links to Chinese...

Mega parking-cum-commercial complex inaugurated in Jammu

The Lieutenant Governor of Jammu and Kashmir, Manoj Sinha, on Thursday inaugurated a multi-level car parking-cum-commercial complex worth Rs 213.08 crore in Jammu...

Two new potato varieties to improve yield by 25%

Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) - Central Potato Research Institute, (CPRI) Ooty in Tamil Nadu has developed two disease resistant potatoes -...

FPIs to be allowed to subscribe to REITs, InvITs debt securities

The Centre has included amendments to various financial legislations in the Finance Bill, 2021 to permit debt financing of InvITs and REITs by...

IDEMIA partners with Federal Bank for biometric authentication

Augmented identity solutions provider IDEMIA has partnered with the Federal Bank to improve the bank's existing access control and employee management systems with...

‘Apprenticeship Act to be amended to increase opportunities’

The Centre proposes to amend the Apprenticeship Act to further enhance apprenticeship opportunities for the youth, and the amendment bill is likely to...

ITC’s Q3FY21 standalone net profit down 11.56%

FMCG major ITC on Thursday reported a decine of 11.56 per cent in standalone net profit during the quarter ended December 31, 2020. Its...