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A non-governmental organisation fighting for patients' rights in India on Sunday pressed for an amendment to the Consumer Protection Act for disposal of cases of medical negligence through fast-track…
The Odisha government today said the IT sector has taken a giant leap since its formation 17 years ago with the employment generation increasing from 1,500 in the year 2000 to 17,000 in 2017. The post IT sector employment generation increasing in Odisha appeared first on The Financial …
05.28 / 17:38
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BMW’s profitability dropped in the first quarter, as an ageing production lineup led the company to offer incentives to accelerate sales. The post BMW to stop production in China, South Africa on supply shortage appeared first on The Financial Ex…
05.28 / 15:58
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Karachi, which is Pakistan's premier industrial and financial centre, suffered a lengthy power breakdown starting in the early hours of Sunday and the issue has still not been…
Authorities in China's Shanxi province have decided to suspend or hold back the development of coal mines with a capacity of 120 million tonnes or more till…
Last Thursday's oil output deal may put a floor under oil prices at around $50 a barrel for Brent crude, which could allow Gulf governments including Riyadh to spend a little more on economic growth this…
Invitation letters to submit proposals will be sent to 29 international companies, including Shell, Total , CNPC, Lukoil, Pertamina and OMV , Press TV…
Amid a public outcry over the Centre's notification banning sale of cattle for slaughter, a PSU in Kerala fears that its business will be badly hit for want of raw materials. The post Cattle ban will affect Meat Products of India’s business, says Shaju Jacob appeared first on The Financial …
05.28 / 14:14
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Lack of transparency and a difficult bureaucracy underpinned by multiple agencies are creating obstacles in the growth of India's mining industry, says a report. The post Bureaucracy, multiple agencies restrict mining growth: Report appeared first on The Financial …
05.28 / 13:40
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Airbus has begun building its first helicopter assembly plant in China, and the European planemaker plans to produce 18 machines a year there in hopes the country will soon open up its low-altitude airspace. The post Airbus starts building first helicopter plant in China appeared first on The Financial …
05.28 / 12:57
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Members of All India IT Employees Association is planning to organise a united front of IT employees associations to hold talks with Karnataka government to resolve various problems, including layoffs soon. The post IT industry layoffs: AIITEA mulls united front; set to approach Karnataka government appeared first on The Financial …
05.28 / 12:57
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Each receiver would have to pay Rs 35-40 lakh. The donor would be paid 10% of the amount while the rest would be distributed among touts and staff members of the hospital, who would facilitate the…
Amid fears that Indian IT has not kept pace with rapidly evolving technologies, executive search firm Head Hunters today expressed optimism that top firms like TCS and Infosys will lead the digital segment. The post Indian IT majors TCS and Infosys likely to lead in digital business, but battle with IBM and Accenture for marketshare set to be tough appeared first on The Financial …
05.28 / 11:18
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Authorities in northern China's Shanxi province have vowed to suspend or hold back the construction of coal mines with a capacity of 120 million tonnes from 2016 to 2020. Besides cutting its coal production capacity by over 100 million tonnes, the province will also suspend the construction of more coal mines over the period to further reduce coal production capacity, according to a recent coal industry development plan published by the local government. As of the end of 2015, Shanxi…
05.28 / 10:56
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State-owned Bank of Baroda (BoB) plans to raise Rs 9,000 crore through various instruments, including follow-on public offer (FPO), to fund growth during this fiscal. The post Bank of Baroda to raise Rs 9,000 crore via equity dilution in 2017-18 appeared first on The Financial …
05.28 / 10:45
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Jajodia said poor infrastructure, "extremely high" cost of power in addition to high interest rates are eroding the competitiveness of Indian…
For Paresh Rawal, the possibility of Arundhati Roy making an anti-Army remark in an interview to a Pakistani portal seemed so real that he did not think twice before going on a Twitter rant against the author. The post Fake news in the time of the internet appeared first on The Financial …
05.28 / 10:12
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Lucknow University, in collaboration with India Health Action Trust (IHAT), will study the vulnerability and the risk factors for severe pneumonia and diarrhoea among children under five years of age in Uttar Pradesh. The two diseases cause many deaths among children under…
Researchers have developed a new colour changing surface tunable through electrical voltage -- a breakthrough that could lead to three times the resolution for televisions, smartphones and other devices. The post New technology can drastically increase screen resolution for televisions, smartphones appeared first on The Financial …
05.28 / 09:38
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The government has missed out on an opportunity to spur growth of the struggling cement and housing segment by putting the commodity at the highest tax slab of 28 per cent under GST, according to industry body CMA. The post GST on cement is a missed opportunity to spur growth: Cement Manufacturers Association appeared first on The Financial …
05.28 / 09:38
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