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Atal Pension Yojana Scheme: Invest Rs 210 to earn Rs 5,000 per month after retirement

Atal Pension Yojana Scheme: Invest Rs 210 to earn Rs 5,000 per month after retirement

Atal Pension Yojana or APY is a government scheme that was launched in the year 2015 by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. This is a scheme mainly for the people who....

Cash hoarders under I-T department's lens as Centre, RBI pump in money

Almost 18 months after demonetisation, 'temporary' cash crunch returns to haunt ATMs

People across the country are facing problems to withdraw cash from bank ATMs. As per reports, most of the ATMs have run out of cash that has created huge problems....

Acche din here, finally? World Bank forecasts 7.3% growth in Modi regime's penultimate year

Acche din here, finally? World Bank forecasts 7.3% growth in Modi regime's penultimate year

The financial gurus who once claimed that it would take years for India to recover from the financial jolt it faced by the demonetisation and also the rollout of the....

CBI arrests ex-UCO Bank Chairman in scam worth rupees 621 crore

CBI arrests ex-UCO Bank Chairman in scam worth Rs 621 crore

In a spree of arrests taking place for the frauds happening in various banks, another fraudulent case has come to light recently. This time, the former UCO bank CMD Arun....

India joins China and 4 other countries on US treasury currency list

India joins China and 4 other countries on US treasury currency list

The United States Treasury on Saturday added India to the watch list of countries with potentially questionable foreign exchange policies. India joined China, Germany, Japan, Korea and Switzerland on the....

Indian-made guns to bolster foreign armies but Indian forces will have to wait

Indian-made guns to bolster foreign armies but Indian forces will have to wait

If reports are to be believed, the armies and the special forces of the United Kingdom (UK) and the US will soon be using the weapons developed under Make in....

DigiYatra: Link flight tickets with Aadhaar, bypass showing ID at airport security check

DigiYatra: Link flight tickets with Aadhaar, bypass showing ID at airport security check

'DigiYatra' a new initiative of the government will let passengers enjoy paperless travel if they link their tickets to Aadhaar. Soon, no more flashing of the IDs will be needed....

RBI imposes Rs 3 crore fine on IDBI bank for not reporting bad loans

RBI imposes Rs 3 crore fine on IDBI Bank for not reporting bad loans

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Thursday fined Rs 3 crore to IDBI Bank for not reporting of bad loans to the regulatory board. A bank official reportedly said,....

MS Dhoni sues real estate firm Amrapali Group for Rs 150 crore unpaid dues

MS Dhoni sues real estate firm Amrapali Group for Rs 150 crore unpaid dues

Former Indian skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni has been the brand ambassador of a plethora of top brands including Real Estate group Amrapali. He was the face of the group for....

We said it was not a good idea: Ex-RBI chief Raghuram Rajan on Modi govt's demonetisation

We said it was not a good idea: Ex-RBI chief Raghuram Rajan on Modi govt's demonetisation

Attacking again the Narendra Modi government's demonetisation decision, the former governor of Reserve Bank of India, Raghuram Rajan now denied that he never said that the government did not consult....

Nirmala Sitharaman says government can't compel armed forces to buy 'Made In India' weapons

Nirmala Sitharaman says government can't compel armed forces to buy 'Made In India' weapons

Speaking at a defence exhibition on Wednesday, Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said that the government cannot compel or force the armed forces to buy Made-in-India weapons. The Defence Minister made....

Saudi Aramco announces $44 billion deal to build giant refinery complex in Maharashtra

Saudi Aramco announces $44 billion deal to build giant refinery complex in Maharashtra

Saudi Aramco, the world's biggest oil producer, has announced a $44-billion deal to build a giant refinery complex on the west coast of India. According to reports, a deal has....

Needless controversy that ToR of 15th Finance Commission biased towards southern states: Arun Jaitley

Needless controversy that ToR of 15th Finance Commission biased towards southern states: Arun Jaitley

Responding to the issue raised by southern states that they are receiving relatively less share from the Central taxes as the population in these states have fallen, Finance Minister Arun....

NPA files on NewsX: Adigear International Private Ltd owes State Bank of India Rs 39 crore

NPA files on NewsX: Adigear International Private Ltd owes State Bank of India Rs 39 crore

Case number 30 in the Newsx NPA list is Adigear International Private Limited. As per our NPA list, it owes State Bank of India Rs 39 crore. The directors of....

Alibaba’s Jack Ma urges Mark Zuckerberg to take criticism seriously and fix issues with Facebook

Alibaba’s Jack Ma urges Mark Zuckerberg to take criticism seriously and fix issues with Facebook

Mark Zuckerberg, CEO of the biggest social media giant, Facebook, had recently stated that there is no one else to be blamed for the massive data leak but he himself.....

Indian Army to get 1.86 lakh bulletproof jackets by 2022, Government inks Rs 639 crore deal

Indian Army to get 1.86 lakh bulletproof jackets by 2022, Government inks Rs 639 crore deal

As per a recent agreement signed by the Indian Government, the Indian Army will finally be getting at least 1.86 lakh bulletproof jackets by 2022. Reportedly the army had made....

Axis Bank CEO Shikha Sharma wants her tenure to end in December 2018

Axis Bank CEO Shikha Sharma wants her tenure to end in December 2018

Axis Bank Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Shikha Sharma's term would come to end in December this year after Sharma requested to reduce her fourth term. According to....

11 public sector banks under RBI scanner for mounting NPAs

11 public sector banks under RBI scanner for mounting NPAs

As the burden Non-Performing Assets (NPAs) affecting financial system of the country, Reserve Bank of India is keeping its eye on public sector banks. According to government sources, around 11....

ICICI-Videocon loan case: CBI questions Rajiv Kochhar, NuPower directors

ICICI-Videocon loan case: CBI questions Rajiv Kochhar, NuPower directors

In a development in the ICICI-Videocon loan case, Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Sunday questioned Rajiv Kochhar and two directors of NuPower Renewables Pvt Ltd - Umanath Vainkut Nayak....

PM Narendra Modi turns down Rs 78,000 cr Rail project, ask authorities to explore indigenous technologies

PM Narendra Modi turns down Rs 78,000 crore rail project, asks authorities to explore indigenous technologies

If reports are to be believed, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has turned down the recently proposed Rs 78,000 crore Rail project which was expected to bring in a new signalling....

Salaried class, businessmen need to fill new mandatory details in ITR forms this year

Salaried class, businessmen need to fill new mandatory details in ITR forms this year

The Income-tax return forms for the assessment year 2018-19 had been notified by the Central Board of Direct Taxes on Thursday, April 5, 2018. According to the new forms, the salaried....

Indigo not to partcipate in Air India disinvestment bidding

Indigo not to participate in Air India disinvestment bidding

More than a week after the Central government approved Air India disinvestment plan, private airline Indigo on Thursday announced that it will participate in the disinvestment bidding of state owned-airline....

RBI keeps repo rate unchanged at 6%

RBI keeps repo rate unchanged at 6%

Keeping in view the uncertainties around inflation, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Thursday kept the repo rate unchanged at 6%. The RBI has kept repo rate constant at....

Cambridge Analytica scandal: Mark Zuckerberg apologies, says no one else to be blamed for his mistake

Cambridge Analytica scandal: Mark Zuckerberg apologies, says no one else to be blamed for his mistake

After facing backlashes in a massive data breach following Cambridge Analytica scandal, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg on Thursday apologised for the mistakes committed by his company, which shared information of....

Bahrain discovers 80 billion barrels of oil, the largest discovery since 1932

Bahrain discovers 80 billion barrels of oil, the largest discovery since 1932

The Arabian Gulf island nation Bahrain announced that it has discovered 80 billion barrels of oil. If claims are true, it is as much as Russia's oil reserves. The Persian....

ICICI-Videocon loan case: Income Tax department issues notice to Deepak Kochhar’s NuPower renewable

ICICI-Videocon loan case: Income Tax department issues notice to Deepak Kochhar’s NuPower renewable

Income Tax department on Tuesday issued a notice to ICICI Bank MD and CEO Chanda Kochhar's husband Deepak Kochhar’s NuPower renewable. The IT department has sent a notice to the....

H1B visa fillings by Indian IT companies witness dramatic downfall

H1B visa filings by Indian IT companies witness dramatic downfall: Report

After Donald Trump administration's hard stand on countries immigration policy, H1B visa fillings by the Indian Information Technology (IT) companies have witnessed a decline. Also at the same time, there....

Sensex surges 286 points, Nifty manages to cross over 10,200

Sensex surges 286 points, Nifty manages to cross over 10,200

On the second day of the new fiscal year, Bombay Stock Exchange's Sensex opened with a positive note gaining 286 points, while the National Stock Exchange's Nifty managed to cross....

RBI asks Axis Bank to review CEO Shikha Sharma’s 4th term

RBI asks Axis Bank to review CEO Shikha Sharma’s 4th term

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Monday has asked Axis Bank to reconsider the 4th term for CEO Shikha Sharma. The regulatory board has raised some queries related to....

ICICI CEO Chanda Kochhar to be examined by CBI in Videocon loan case

ICICI CEO Chanda Kochhar to be examined by CBI in Videocon loan case

ICICI Bank is the latest to come under the scanner after Punjab National Bank in alleged NPA case. The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) after questioning several ICICI bank officials....