Crystal to market crop protection pesticides in Karnataka

Bengaluru, June 22 : Leading agrochemical firm Crystal Crop Protection Ltd is foraying into Karnataka to hardsell five types of pesticides, including insecticides and fungicides, to protect crops and boost productivity, said a company official on Thursday. “We are introducing five types of pesticides, including insecticide, fungicide and miticide to Karnataka farmers for protecting their […]

RBI reconstitutes Overseeing Committee on stressed assets

Mumbai, June 22 : The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Thursday said it has reconstituted the “Overseeing Committee (OC)” formed to look at the stressed assets of the banking sector. “The OC will, for the present, have five members, including a chairman, and will work through multiple benches as may be necessary and constituted […]

Gujarat realty market may see 80% slump owing to GST, RERA

Ahmedabad, June 22 : The Real Estate Regulatory Authority (RERA) and the Goods and Services Tax (GST) will together have a sledgehammer impact on the realty sector in Gujarat, forcing up to 80 per cent slump, say market experts. “RERA, the new bill by the central government for regularising the real estate sector in the […]

Senior scribes discuss freedom of press in India

New Delhi, June 22 : Prominent journalists gathered here on Thursday to discuss freedom of the press in India in the wake of CBI raids on NDTV’s Prannoy Roy and his wife Radhika in a bank fraud case and said many loan defaulters are roaming free. Senior journalist Jaishankar Gupt questioned the raid that came […]

Approach road to IGI airport’s terminal 1D diverted: DIAL

New Delhi, June 22 : The approach road leading up to terminal 1D of the IGI airport here has been temporarily diverted due to ongoing construction work, an airport official said on Thursday. According to the Delhi International Airport Limited (DIAL), which manages the IGI airport, the approach road had to be diverted due to […]

GoAir to launch third Bengaluru-New Delhi daily flight

Mumbai, June 22 : Budget passenger carrier GoAir on Thursday said it will launch its third daily direct flight between Bengaluru and New Delhi, with effect from June 24. According to the airline, the new additional service has been introduced in response to a growing demand in this sector, particularly from corporate travellers. “With this […]