Odisha announces Rs 500 cr package for Puri city

BHUBANESWAR:  Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Friday announced a package of Rs 500 crore to develop Puri as a World Heritage city.

GoAir, IndiGo, Vistara pull out flights, Andaman complains

NEW DELHI:  Miffed over withdrawal of flights by GoAir, IndiGo and Vistara to and from Port Blair, the Andaman and Nicobar (A&N) administration has asked the Civil Aviation Ministry to direct the erring carriers to stick to the schedule.

Find how to score more reward points with a Bajaj finserv RBL Bank credit card

The highlight of all credit cards is reward points, which make them more beneficial to use, compared to debit cards. Redeeming these points enables you to avail discounts on a variety of transactions. These include hotel bookings, flight tickets, electronics, retail purchases, and even on mobile recharge.

One swipe away: avail Bajaj Finserv lifecare finance to support your health and wellness journey

PUNE: Pune, Maharashtra: Perspective towards health and wellness in India has witnessed a paradigm shift in the last 5 years. Taking care of one’s health or way of life is not restricted to annual medical check-ups or routine workouts anymore. The urban Indian lifestyle is evolving and the change is steadily paving its way to mini-metros and smaller Indian towns as well. The new-age lifestyle encompasses informed nutritional choices, mental well-being, cosmetic refinements and a more holistic attitude towards life.

Dollar falls amid declining US Treasury yields

NEW YORK:  The dollar decreased on Tuesday, as long-term US Treasury yields retreated again, raising worries over potential economic slowdown.

Tweak features to end deep discounts, NRAI tells online food aggregators

NEW DELHI:  In a bid to stop "unethical" deep discounting practices of online food aggregators amid nationwide #logout campaign, the National Restaurant Association of India (NRAI) on Tuesday told the platforms to realign their offerings to create a restaurant-friendly ecosystem, ending the system of freebies and detox the consumers from discount addiction.

Grounding of Air India jets puts spotlight on maintenance

NEW DELHI:  Grounding of aircraft has cost Air India dearly but frequent breakdowns of its flights in foreign cities such as Paris, Chicago and Tel Aviv has taken a heavy toll on the airline's precarious finances in recent months.

Corporate fraud hits CG Power, shares tank 20% on BSE

NEW DELHI:  Hit by major corporate governance issues involving unauthorised transactions and understatement of liabilities, Gautam Thapar-led CG Power's shares plunged nearly 20 per cent on the BSE on Tuesday during the early trade.

Yogi govt raises petrol diesel prices

LUCKNOW:  Petrol and diesel will cost more in Uttar Pradesh from Tuesday after the state government hiked Value Added Tax (VAT)on both.

Corporate tax to be cut gradually: Sitharaman

NEW DELHI: Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday said corporate tax rate for companies with over Rs 400 crore turnover will be gradually cut to 25 per cent and the government will support wealth creators.

Priyanka hits out at government over economic slowdown

NEW DELHI:  Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi on Monday slammed the government's silence over job losses following the slowdown in the economy.

Experts' hope high from direct tax code

NEW DELHI:  With the direct tax code (DTC) being in the works for years and report of the task force expected anytime now, tax experts hope the new draft law would ease compliance burden and reduce future litigations by incorporating orders of various high courts and the Supreme Court while settling the cases.

'The great gold bull market has begun'

MUMBAI: Gold prices have hit a record high amid a rush for safe haven assets owing to the fears of a recession. Goehring & Rozencwajg, a research firm which focuses on investments in natural resources, says the great gold bull market has begun.

'The great gold bull market has begun'

MUMBAI: Gold prices have hit a record high amid a rush for safe haven assets owing to the fears of a recession. Goehring & Rozencwajg, a research firm which focuses on investments in natural resources, says the great gold bull market has begun.

Gold hits record high of Rs 38,666 per 10 gram

MUMBAI: Demand for safe haven assets amid uncertain global business environment took the gold price to fresh highs on Tuesday.
The precious metal hit a life-time high of Rs 38,666 per 10 gram after it had surpassed the Rs 38,000 mark for the first time last week.

Banning only Goans from casinos against BJP's principle: Congress

PANAJI: If the BJP believes in the 'one law, one country' principle, how can it propose a law banning Goans from entering casinos while allowing domestic tourists to do so, the Congress said on Tuesday.

Slowdown continues: Domestic passenger cars sales plunge 36% in July

NEW DELHI: The slump in domestic passenger cars' sales continued with the segment's off-take plunging by 35.95 per cent in July.

Sensex down 218 pts, RIL up 9%

MUMBAI:  The Sensex fell by over 200 points during the early trade on Tuesday.

Air India to fly Delhi-San Francisco over North Pole

MUMBAI:  Marking a new aviation milestone, the Air India (AI) on Monday announced its inaugural passenger flight over the North Pole region from August 15 between New Delhi and San Francisco.

Jio GigaFiber's commercial services start Sep 5

MUMBAI:  Reliance Industries (RIL) Chairman Mukesh Ambani on Monday announced the launch of Jio GigaFiber and said that the services would be available commercially from September 5.


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