Month: January 2017

Using sun to get pure water, cheap

Researchers have developed a solar-powered purifier that could provide a highly efficient and inexpensive way to turn contaminated water into potable water for personal use. The device could help a…           Read More

Using sun to get pure water, cheap

Researchers have developed a solar-powered purifier that could provide a highly efficient and inexpensive way to turn contaminated water into potable water for personal use. The device could help a…           Read More

Minor fire in Parliament, no one injured

The fire broke out at around 8.30 p.m. in a CPU of a computer installed in room number 50 on the first floor of the complex.           Read More

Minor fire in Parliament, no one injured

The fire broke out at around 8.30 p.m. in a CPU of a computer installed in room number 50 on the first floor of the complex.           Read More

Higher arrivals pound chana

Sluggish demand and rise in arrival of new crop draggedchana prices in Indore mandis today to ₹6,200-6,300 a quintal, while chana (desi) declined to ₹6,000. Compared to last week, chana is ruling ₹2… Read More

Higher arrivals pound chana

Sluggish demand and rise in arrival of new crop draggedchana prices in Indore mandis today to ₹6,200-6,300 a quintal, while chana (desi) declined to ₹6,000. Compared to last week, chana is ruling ₹2… Read More

Limited demand drags oils

Edible oils continued bearish trend on Tuesday on back of need-based demand. On the BCE, groundnut and rapeseed oil declined by ₹10 each. Palmolein, soya oil and sunflower oil dropped by ₹2, ₹5 and … Read More

Limited demand drags oils

Edible oils continued bearish trend on Tuesday on back of need-based demand. On the BCE, groundnut and rapeseed oil declined by ₹10 each. Palmolein, soya oil and sunflower oil dropped by ₹2, ₹5 and … Read More

Trai recommends shutting down of analog transmission by 2023

Trai has said that private players should be permitted to provide DTT services along with the public service broadcaster.           Read More

Trai recommends shutting down of analog transmission by 2023

Trai has said that private players should be permitted to provide DTT services along with the public service broadcaster.           Read More

Spot rubber stays flat

Spot rubber finished unchanged as the sentiments remained neutral in the absence of genuine buyers and sellers on Tuesday. RSS 4 was quoted steady at ₹160 a kg by traders. The grade firmed up to ₹160 … Read More

Spot rubber stays flat

Spot rubber finished unchanged as the sentiments remained neutral in the absence of genuine buyers and sellers on Tuesday. RSS 4 was quoted steady at ₹160 a kg by traders. The grade firmed up to ₹160 … Read More

60% turmeric sold at Erode

40 per cent of the turmeric bags went unsold at Erode markets on Tuesday. “Traders purchased limited quantity of turmeric for their local requirement as they have not yet received any upcountry dem… Read More

60% turmeric sold at Erode

40 per cent of the turmeric bags went unsold at Erode markets on Tuesday. “Traders purchased limited quantity of turmeric for their local requirement as they have not yet received any upcountry dem… Read More

What did BJP do in Goa in five years, asks Uddhav Thackeray

Sena is contesting the Goa Assembly election in alliance with rebel RSS leader Subhash Velingkar-led Goa Suraksha Manch and MGP.           Read More

What did BJP do in Goa in five years, asks Uddhav Thackeray

Sena is contesting the Goa Assembly election in alliance with rebel RSS leader Subhash Velingkar-led Goa Suraksha Manch and MGP.           Read More

Don’t treat Jammu & Kashmir as ego problem: Yashwant Sinha

“The people of Jammu and Kashmir were already upset due to some reasons and Burhan Wani’s incident came as a trigger for the state-wide agitation.”           Read More

Don’t treat Jammu & Kashmir as ego problem: Yashwant Sinha

“The people of Jammu and Kashmir were already upset due to some reasons and Burhan Wani’s incident came as a trigger for the state-wide agitation.”           Read More

HIB visa: India activates diplomatic channels with US

India has raised the concerns of its information technology (IT) industry with the new US administration over the recent crackdown on H1B professional visas, even as a Bill was introduced in the US H… Read More

HIB visa: India activates diplomatic channels with US

India has raised the concerns of its information technology (IT) industry with the new US administration over the recent crackdown on H1B professional visas, even as a Bill was introduced in the US H… Read More

Mphasis Q3 net up 21 pc to Rs 204.3 crore

Mphasis’ board also approved a buy-back at maximum price of Rs 635 per share, aggregating to Rs 1,103 crore, pending shareholder and regulatory approval. Read More

Mphasis Q3 net up 21 pc to Rs 204.3 crore

Mphasis’ board also approved a buy-back at maximum price of Rs 635 per share, aggregating to Rs 1,103 crore, pending shareholder and regulatory approval. Read More

Warren Buffett: I bought $12 billion of stock after Donald Trump won

Buffett suggested that Berkshire’s post-election stock purchases overall were even higher, reflecting stocks that his deputies Todd Combs and Ted Weschler bought.           Read More

Warren Buffett: I bought $12 billion of stock after Donald Trump won

Buffett suggested that Berkshire’s post-election stock purchases overall were even higher, reflecting stocks that his deputies Todd Combs and Ted Weschler bought.           Read More

Our country not involved in terrorism in Afghanistan: Pakistan Army

Both countries routinely accuse each other of loose border control that enables militants to cross the porous border for violent activities.           Read More

Our country not involved in terrorism in Afghanistan: Pakistan Army

Both countries routinely accuse each other of loose border control that enables militants to cross the porous border for violent activities.           Read More

Indian economy to grow 7-7.5 per cent in FY’18: Arvind Panagariya

“By nature, I am an optimist, so I would remain on the higher side of it. So, if you feel that this range is too wide, personally, I would narrow it down to 7-7.5 per cent.”           Read More

Indian economy to grow 7-7.5 per cent in FY’18: Arvind Panagariya

“By nature, I am an optimist, so I would remain on the higher side of it. So, if you feel that this range is too wide, personally, I would narrow it down to 7-7.5 per cent.”           Read More

Software majors face wage blow on US visa move

Stocks plunge as new Bill seeks to hike minimum wage of H1-B visa holders to $130,000/annum Read More

Software majors face wage blow on US visa move

Stocks plunge as new Bill seeks to hike minimum wage of H1-B visa holders to $130,000/annum Read More

Experian ties up with UST Global

Experian, a UK-based global information services company, has selected UST Global as a new digital technology services partner providing application development and testing services for its credit se…           Read More

Experian ties up with UST Global

Experian, a UK-based global information services company, has selected UST Global as a new digital technology services partner providing application development and testing services for its credit se…           Read More

Opinion polls predict a cliffhanger contest in UP

Favour BJP in Manipur, Goa and Uttarakhand           Read More

Opinion polls predict a cliffhanger contest in UP

Favour BJP in Manipur, Goa and Uttarakhand           Read More

Ennore oil slick bigger than expected

State govt to seekhelp from Centre           Read More

Ennore oil slick bigger than expected

State govt to seekhelp from Centre           Read More

Effort was to make Survey look like Big B blockbuster: CEA

Adding colour to an otherwise dull and dry Economic Survey, its lead author Chief Economic Advisor Arvind Subramanian today said the endeavour was to make it look like an Amitabh Bachchan blockbuster… Read More

Effort was to make Survey look like Big B blockbuster: CEA

Adding colour to an otherwise dull and dry Economic Survey, its lead author Chief Economic Advisor Arvind Subramanian today said the endeavour was to make it look like an Amitabh Bachchan blockbuster… Read More

Leather industry to up the ante on design front

‘Designers Fair’ in Chennai from today           Read More

Leather industry to up the ante on design front

‘Designers Fair’ in Chennai from today           Read More

Coke, Pepsi could bear brunt of Jallikattu protests

They stand to lose about Rs 1,400 crore in sales this summer as protesters make them the fall guy Read More

Power tariff in TN to stay steady

Utility not seekingtariff revision           Read More

Power tariff in TN to stay steady

Utility not seekingtariff revision           Read More

Rajasthan, Telangana bag eGov awards

The Centre’s intense focus on Digital India seems to have drawn greater response this year to the CSI -Nihilent eGovernance Awards. Instituted by the Computer Society of India’s (CSI) Special Inte…           Read More

Rajasthan, Telangana bag eGov awards

The Centre’s intense focus on Digital India seems to have drawn greater response this year to the CSI -Nihilent eGovernance Awards. Instituted by the Computer Society of India’s (CSI) Special Inte…           Read More

Mixed trend in pepper

Pepper markets witnessed a mixed trend with the futures contracts moving up, while the spot prices fell sharply. Low bulk density is attributed to the persistent decline in spot prices, market sourc… Read More

Mixed trend in pepper

Pepper markets witnessed a mixed trend with the futures contracts moving up, while the spot prices fell sharply. Low bulk density is attributed to the persistent decline in spot prices, market sourc… Read More

Nilgiris tea output down 23%

December 2016 was a relative better month for the tea industry in the Nilgiris as production increased over December 2015 and managed to be on par with the five-year average output for the month. Te… Read More

Nilgiris tea output down 23%

December 2016 was a relative better month for the tea industry in the Nilgiris as production increased over December 2015 and managed to be on par with the five-year average output for the month. Te… Read More

Bullish outlook intact in MCX zinc

The zinc futures contract traded on the Multi Commodity Exchange (MCX) reversed lower from its intra-week high of ₹192.35 per kg in the past week. But this pullback was short-lived. The contract has … Read More