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Parl nod to bill to amend labour law
PTI
A bill which seeks to streamline labour laws by exempting large number of small establishments from furnishing returns and maintaining registers was today approved by Parliament, amid government's assurance that interests of unorganised workers would be protected. The Labour Laws (Exemption from Furnishing Returns and Maintaining Registers by Certain Establishments) Amendment Bill, 2011 was...
SC asks DLF to deposit Rs 480 crore penalty   
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday asked DLF to deposit the balance Rs 480 crore of a total Rs 630 crore penalty imposed on the realty major by the fair trade regulator CCI for allegedly exploiting its dominant position.An apex court bench, headed by Chief Justice H.L. Dattu, said DLF could pay the amount in instalments of Rs 75 crore each from January 15 till the penalty is cleared.DLF was...
GDP growth set to weaken   27 November, 2014
Mumbai: Anticipating data out on Friday will show weakening economic growth, the finance ministry will argue for an interest rate cut, but bankers and company executives say the key to recovery lies in how fast Prime Minister Narendra Modi acts on reforms."Interest rates are also important, but more important is enabling policy directives from the government to resolve the issues affecting...
Growth of 5.3 pc intensifies rate cut demands   28 November, 2014
The economy logged 5.3 per cent growth in the second quarter of this fiscal, against 5.7 per cent in the first quarter, making ground for the central bank to ease interest rates and the government to push for reforms.Even though the 5.3-per cent growth came as a pleasant surprise to some stakeholders who were anticipating a slightly lower rate of expansion, the manufacturing growth of a mere 0.1...
Eight crore people open new bank accounts   28 November, 2014
Nearly eight crore people have opened bank accounts under the Pradhan Mantri Jan-Dhan Yojana (PMJDY) and government is hopeful that ten crore people will be covered under the scheme by January 26 next year, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley told Lok Sabha today. Jaitley said Prime Minister Narendra Modi had announced the launching of PMJDY on August 15, 2014 and a target to cover 7.5 crore...
DLF deposits Rs.100 crore with SC   27 November, 2014
Defence equipment worth over Rs 1800 cr exported since 2011   28 November, 2014
Court to consider closure report on Dec 12   27 November, 2014
Success at WTO without any compromise: Nirmala   28 November, 2014
No ban on GM crop field trials: Javadekar   26 November, 2014
Modi moots infrastructure finance facility   26 November, 2014
Beijing spells out Internet control ambition   25 November, 2014
Australia eyes India's growing agrifood market   26 November, 2014
US welcomes historic WTO deal with India on board   28 November, 2014
Govt mulls reduction of stakes in state banks   28 November, 2014
India, China to sign feasibility study   25 November, 2014
Saarc energy accord signed   27 November, 2014
Alibaba to invest more in India: Jack Ma   26 November, 2014
Oil Slump and Sanctions Cost $140 bln/year: Russia   24 November, 2014
HAPPY HOURS   22 November, 2014
'Indian industry not taking advantage of IPR'   24 November, 2014
Time in your pocket   22 November, 2014
RBI under rate cut pressure as growth slips back   25 November, 2014
EU threatens to break up Google   25 November, 2014
Sensex trades flat; banking stocks down   25 November, 2014
55% employees face bullying at workplace   24 November, 2014
We have big plans for India   22 November, 2014
Moon Watch   22 November, 2014
The fast and the furious   22 November, 2014
Osmium will be our new metal   22 November, 2014
Sensex, Nifty hit record high   24 November, 2014
India can build $10 tn economy by 2034: PwC   24 November, 2014
India one of fastest growing markets for Twitter   22 November, 2014
All set for India's first high speed train   21 November, 2014
Online shoppers to touch 100 mn by 2016   20 November, 2014
US seeks to step up India trade talks after WTO deal   24 November, 2014
Gold falls from near 3-week high   19 November, 2014
'e-Commerce will pave way for Digital India'   19 November, 2014
India to invest $4 billion to tackle power theft   21 November, 2014
Kashmir's solar potential highest in India   19 November, 2014
Oil price seen falling to $60 if OPEC does not cut output   24 November, 2014
'Maharashtra looking to plug shortcomings in tax system'   22 November, 2014
Rupee falls to nine-month low   20 November, 2014
Call for change   13 February, 2012
Draft guidelines issued for coal block auction   19 November, 2014
Infosys names new CEO, CFO for BPO arm   19 November, 2014
India to take steps to curb gold imports   18 November, 2014
BIS gives licence on all-India basis for 3 products   18 November, 2014
Homebuyers expect property prices to rise   25 August, 2014
Fadnavis wants business-friendly policies to boost economy   19 November, 2014
Land Rover to develop self-learning car   25 August, 2014
Jaitley against burdening salaried, middle class   22 November, 2014
RBI to redefine deposits as ponzi scams mount   25 August, 2014
Bonding within   07 February, 2012
Sensex hits record high   18 November, 2014
GST bill to be tabled in winter session   17 November, 2014
SC's ruling may have wider economic impact   26 August, 2014
Wake-up call   21 January, 2012
RBI, govt discuss gold import curbs   17 November, 2014
Small islands, facing rising seas, seek economic overhaul   25 August, 2014
IndiGo launches six new flights   17 November, 2014
Adani group's Australian mine project cleared   17 November, 2014
Capital crisis   15 November, 2014
Ambanis spark reunion talk   30 December, 2011
Midas touch   16 December, 2011
Wheels 'n' apps   17 December, 2011
Future perfect   12 December, 2011
Dubai seventh most popular destination   04 June, 2013
More steps to curb gold import   03 June, 2013
New DTC Bill to be tabled in Parliament   07 June, 2013
IndiGo says allowed to import 28 A320s   03 June, 2013
US exempts India from sanctions   06 June, 2013
Internships emerging as key tool   03 June, 2013
No leadership role for son Rohan: Murthy   01 June, 2013
Windows gains amid Apple-Android clash   04 June, 2013
Infosys recalls Murthy for 5 years   01 June, 2013
India to remain on top: Dr Cherian   03 June, 2013
LinkedIn boosts security   01 June, 2013
Petrol, diesel prices up   01 June, 2013
Growing gaps   12 December, 2011
Rate hikes affected growth   26 November, 2011
Dues and woes   03 December, 2011
Occupational hazards   26 November, 2011
Director’s cut   28 November, 2011
Note knot   28 November, 2011
It’s not flying!   19 November, 2011
King-size life   19 November, 2011
Crude system   19 November, 2011
Space odyssey   18 November, 2011
There is a dearth of qualified persons   18 November, 2011
Do not give up your dreams   18 November, 2011
Old bytes, new hats   11 November, 2011
Centre mulls ban on ponzi ads   22 July, 2013
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