Domestic equity indices decline, auto stocks fall

Mumbai, June 19 : The key Indian equity indices traded in the red during the morning session on Tuesday as heavy selling took place in automobile, IT and banking stocks. At 9.40 a.m., the 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex), traded lower by 110.61 points or 0.31 per cent. Similarly, the wider 50-scrip Nifty of the National […]

India, Russia aim for $30 bn bilateral trade by 2025: Russian diplomat

Kolkata, June 18 : India and Russia are setting a target for $30 billion in bilateral trade by 2025 and the two countries are working towards developing a Free Trade Agreement (FTA) to facilitate that target, a Russian diplomat said here on Monday. “India and Russia have set a bilateral trade target of $30 billion […]

Smart Cities not possible without Swachh Bharat: Minister

New Delhi, June 18 : Minister for Housing and Urban Affairs Hardeep Singh Puri on Monday said setting up the ambitious Smart Cities campaign would be difficult without a major behavioural change in the population towards keeping the surroundings clean. “You can build all the toilets you like but unless people come to the conclusion […]

‘Despite alert, Nirav Modi travelled on revoked passport to five countries’

By Rajnish Singh New Delhi, June 18 : Nirav Modi, the prime accused in a Rs 13,500 crore fraud at the Punjab National Bank (PNB), travelled multiple times to Britain, US, China, Cuba and France on a revoked Indian passport with additional booklets, despite his details shared on the “central database of Interpol internationally”, according […]

Kochhar ‘to go on leave’, Bakhshi new COO: ICICI

[**FILE PHOTO** New Delhi: In this file photo dated, September 08, 2017, Chairperson ICICI Bank Chanda Kochhar attends a press conference in Mumbai .CEO Kochhar would be on leave till completion of the internal enquiry against her in the Videocon loan matter.( /PTI] Mumbai, June 18 : Private lending major ICICI Bank on Monday announced […]

Goa, Hawaii to become sister states, MoU soon: Parrikar

Panaji, June 18 : Goa and Hawaii will soon sign a memorandum of understanding making them sister states, Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar said on Monday after the Cabinet formally approved the proposal. “Goa is going to sign sister state agreement. The Cabinet has given approval. The process started when I was Defence Minister. “(Hawaiian) […]