Sachin Tendulkar donates Rs 50 lakh to fight COVID-19
NEWSSachin Tendulkar donates Rs 50 lakh to fight COVID-19

Batting maestro Sachin Tendulkar on Friday donated Rs 50 lakh to fight the COVID-19 pandemic, which has wreaked havoc globally. Tendulkar's donation is so far the biggest contribution among... More

 
I know we will win the battle against coronavirus: Kapil Dev
NEWSI know we will win the battle against coronavirus: Kapil Dev

Former India skipper Kapil Dev has urged countrymen to stay indoors during the lockdown which according to him has become the "lifeline for mankind" amid the coronavirus pandemic. "I know we... More

 
Domestic flight ban extended till April 14 midnight: DGCA
NEWSDomestic flight ban extended till April 14 midnight: DGCA

Schedule domestic passenger flights, like international ones, will restart from the midnight of April 14-15, the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) said on Friday. Earlier this week,... More

 
Slashed interest rate needs quick transmission: FM
NEWSSlashed interest rate needs quick transmission: FM

Finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday asked banks for "quick transmission" of slashed interest rate as the RBI cut the key lending rate sharply by 75 basis points (bps) to boost... More

 
Indian IT growth 1.6x that of their biggest clients
NEWSIndian IT growth 1.6x that of their biggest clients

HDFC Securities has just done an unusual research. It identified IT services companies’ biggest clients based on the number of H-1B visas that were issued for each client. And then it did a... More

 
'Banks are safe, don't resort to panic withdrawal'
NEWS'Banks are safe, don't resort to panic withdrawal'

Allaying depositors' concerns, Reserve Bank of India (RBI) governor Shaktikanta Das on Friday asserted that the Indian banking system is safe, and termed linking banks' share prices to safety... More

 
RBI steps will help middle class, businesses: PM
NEWSRBI steps will help middle class, businesses: PM

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said the RBI had taken giant steps to safeguard the economy from the impact of the coronavirus. "The announcements will improve liquidity, reduce cost of... More

 
EMIs put on hold, big-bang rate cut by RBI
NEWSEMIs put on hold, big-bang rate cut by RBI

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) cut repo to 4.4 per cent, the lowest in at least 15 years. Also, it reduced the cash reserve ratio maintained by the banks for the first time in over seven... More

 
RBI reduces repo rate by 75 bps to 4.4%: Key points
NEWSRBI reduces repo rate by 75 bps to 4.4%: Key points

RBI governor Shaktikanta Das on Friday announced a series of steps to boost liquidity in a stimulus worth 3.2% of GDP to counter the economic impact of the coronavirus outbreak. While the... More

 
Government launches helpline for e-commerce companies
NEWSGovernment launches helpline for e-commerce companies

Commerce and industry minister Piyush Goyalon Thursday held a discussion with e-commerce and logistics sectors to sort out issues faced by online retailers in delivering essential goods during... More

 
Swiggy ready for grocery services in 150 top cities
NEWSSwiggy ready for grocery services in 150 top cities

Swiggy’s operations may have been disrupted since the ‘Janta Curfew’ was announced on Sunday. But the online food delivery company has said it is willing to start delivering groceries in up to... More

 
Hostile cops hit food, pharma delivery business
NEWSHostile cops hit food, pharma delivery business

Even as police authorities moved across top metros like Delhi, Mumbai and Bengaluru to issue “curfew passes” to delivery agents of e-commerce services, the companies are still facing issues in... More

 
Covid-19: FY21 GDP growth may fall to 3-decade low
NEWSCovid-19: FY21 GDP growth may fall to 3-decade low

he impact of the coronavirus pandemic and the consequent 21-day countrywide lockdown will push India’s GDP growth to 2.6% for FY21, the lowest in nearly three decades, according to an estimate... More

 
Yes Bank board approves fund raising of Rs 5,000cr
NEWSYes Bank board approves fund raising of Rs 5,000cr

Cash-starved private sector lender Yes Bank on Thursday approved a proposal to raise Rs 5,000 crore by way of share sale, including qualified institutions and rights issue. The board at its... More

 
US weekly jobless claims surge to record 3.28mn
NEWSUS weekly jobless claims surge to record 3.28mn

The number of Americans filing claims for unemployment benefits surged to a record of more than 3 million last week as strict measures to contain the coronavirus pandemic brought the country... More

 
Exchanges cut commodity trading hours till 5 pm
NEWSExchanges cut commodity trading hours till 5 pm

Leading stock exchanges BSE and NSE on Thursday cut down trading hours for commodities derivative segment till 5 pm, instead of current practice of allowing it up till mid-night, in the wake of... More

 
No foreign flights till April 14 midnight: DGCA
NEWSNo foreign flights till April 14 midnight: DGCA

All international commercial passenger flights will remain suspended till April 14, aviation regulator DGCA announced on Thursday, amid a nationwide lockdown to prevent the spread of the novel... More

 
'Mega bank consolidation to take effect from Apr 1'
NEWS'Mega bank consolidation to take effect from Apr 1'

The government on Thursday said the mega bank consolidation plan is very much on track and will take effect from April 1 despite the onslaught of coronavirus pandemic throwing the country out... More

 
FM announces Rs 1.7L cr relief plan: Key points
NEWSFM announces Rs 1.7L cr relief plan: Key points

Union finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Thursday announced a comprehensive economic package to deal with the impact of deadly coronavirus outbreak. Several financial benefits have been... More

 
'AdWise': 'Colleague is upset as I get paid more'
NEWS'AdWise': 'Colleague is upset as I get paid more'

Are you dealing with a tough boss? Are your colleagues being mean to you? Is your workplace culture hindering your growth? Is there anything that’s bothering you at work, which you’re wary of... More