Sushma to meet Canadian counterpart ahead of Modi-Trudeau talks

New Delhi, Feb 21 : External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj will hold a strategic-level dialogue with Canadian Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland on Thursday ahead of Friday’s bilateral meeting between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Canadian counterpart Justin Trudeau. According to information by the External Affairs Ministry late on Wednesday evening, apart from her […]

Allahabad Bank has outstanding exposure of Rs 516.79 cr in Rotomac group

Kolkata, Feb 21 : State-run Allahabad Bank on Wednesday said it has an exposure of Rs 516.79 crore to debt-laden Rotomac group as on January end and the lender has the required provision for the same as per RBI norms. According to a regulatory filing, the bank said it has an outstanding of Rs 43.09 […]

Telangana plans to use Google X technology for connectivity

Hyderabad, Feb 21 : The Telangana government is keen to use Free Space Optical Communications (FSOC) technology of Google X to provide internet access to people in parts of the state, officials said on Wednesday. The state government officials discussed the proposal with Tom Moore, Vice President, Google X on the sidelines of the World […]

OMC to provide bauxite to Vedanta in Odisha

Bhubaneswar, Feb 21 : The Odisha Cabinet on Wednesday amended a long-term linkage policy to facilitate Vedanta company to source bauxite from the Odisha Mining Corporation (OMC) to run a refinery and smelter plants in the state. “The Cabinet decision will enable Vedanta Limited, which has set up an alumina refinery and aluminium smelter in […]

Domestic exchanges reassure stakeholders of orderly transition

Mumbai, Feb 21 : Clarifying on an earlier announcement of halting operations of Indian indices on international bourses, three domestic exchanges — BSE, NSE and MSEI — on Wednesday reassured that they will work with all stakeholders to facilitate an orderly transition that is not disruptive. In a joint statement, the three exchanges informed that […]