Ease of Living best in Andhra, Odisha, MP

New Delhi, Sep 24 : Andhra Pradesh topped the chart in terms of ease of living followed by Odisha and Madhya Pradesh, according to the “Ease of Living Index” released by the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MoHUA) on Monday. “The Ease of Living Index is a transformative initiative of the Ministry to help […]

Panel formed to settle land acquisition issues of Ratnagiri refinery

New Delhi, Sep 24 : State-run Indian Oil Corp (IOC) said on Monday that a high-level committee of experts has been set up to draw a roadmap for settlement of land acquisition issues facing the proposed $44 billion Ratnagiri refinery project in Maharashtra. In a statement, IOC said the panel will be headed by former […]

Apple, Salesforce join hands to transform businesses

Bengaluru, Sep 24 : Apple and Salesforce on Monday announced a strategic partnership to bring together Salesforce’s customer relationship management (CRM) platform and iOS platform, enabling powerful new mobile apps for businesses. Salesforce is redesigning its app to embrace the native mobile platform with exclusive new features on iOS, the companies said in a statement. […]

Dena Bank board okays merger with Bank of Baroda, Vijaya Bank

Mumbai, Sep 24 : The Dena Bank board on Monday approved the merger proposal with Bank of Baroda and Vijaya Bank proposed by the government last week. The government last Monday announced the merger of three state-run banks — Dena Bank, Vijaya Bank and Bank of Baroda — that will make it the country’s third-largest […]

Michael Patsalos-Fox named Cognizant board chairman

Bengaluru, Sep 24 : American global software major Cognizant has appointed Michael Patsalos-Fox as its new Board Chairman, the company said on Monday. “The company’s Board of Directors has elected Patsalos-Fox as the new chairman,” the company said in a statement from its headquarters in New Jersey. Patsalos-Fox, 65, succeeds John E. Klein, 77, who […]

Jaitley to meet heads of public sector banks on Tuesday

New Delhi, Sep 24 : Finance Minister Arun Jaitley will meet the heads of public sector banks (PSBs) on Tuesday to review their performance and to take stock of the sector reeling under non-performing assets (NPAs) and scams. “Finance Minister Arun Jaitley will chair the Annual Review Meeting of the CEOs of PSBs scheduled to […]