87% Indians say no to workplace harassment: LinkedIn

New Delhi, April 18 (IANS) A whopping 87 per cent of professionals in India say that harassment prevention at the workplace is a very important trend for the future of hiring and HR... Read more »

Jet stocks sink as investors react to suspension

Mumbai, April 18 (IANS) Jet Airways scrips tanked over 30 per cent on the BSE during the early trade on Thursday, after “temporary suspension of domestic and international operations” over the refusal of... Read more »

Air India keen on taking 5 grounded Jet Boeings

BY NIRBHAY KUMAR  New Delhi, April 18 (IANS) Air India wants to take 4-5 wide-body Boeing 777 aircraft of the now-grounded Jet Airways and may hold discussions for it with the airline’s lead... Read more »

50 lakh jobs lost after note ban, youth worst hit

New Delhi, April 17 (IANS) Nearly 50 lakh people in India lost their jobs between 2016-2018, a report said highlighting that the “beginning of the decline” coincided with demonetisation, although “no direct causal... Read more »

US dollar rises amid upbeat economic data

New York, April 17 (IANS) US dollar increased as positive real estate data suggested a decent US economy. In late New York trading on Tuesday, the euro fell to $1.1287 from $1.1304 in... Read more »

US stocks rise amid earnings, corporate news

New York, April 17 (IANS) US stocks climbed as Wall Street digested a slew of quarterly results and corporate news. The Dow Jones Industrial Average on Tuesday gained 67.89 points, or 0.26 per... Read more »

Jet seeks Rs 400 cr instant funds to avoid closure

Mumbai, April 16 (IANS) Jet Airways, which is on the verge of collapse, on Tuesday reportedly requested lenders for Rs 400 crore interim funding of to stave off temporary closure, even as its... Read more »

RBI issues Rs 50 notes bearing Governor Das’ signature

Mumbai, April 16 (IANS) The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Tuesday issued Rs 50 denomination banknotes bearing the signature of Governor Shaktikanta Das. “The design of these notes is similar in all... Read more »

ToI, Sakal, Doon, Sanskriti, orphanages caught in IL&FS maelstrom

New Delhi, April 16 (IANS) The mass outbreak of the baleful IL&FS bonds virus is engulfing more and more entities with the passing of each day. With NCLAT scheduled to hear the case... Read more »

Rahul “Nyay scheme will jump-start the Indian economy”

Pathanapuram (Kerala), April 16 (IANS) The Congress’ Nyuntam Aay Yojana (Nyay), a minimum income guarantee scheme, will jump-start the Indian economy, party President Rahul Gandhi said here on Tuesday. Gandhi kicked off his... Read more »

RBI bids for Air India’s iconic Nariman Point tower

BY NIRBHAY KUMAR  New Delhi, April 16 (IANS) Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has tossed its hat in the ring for the taking over of Air Indias iconic tower at Nariman Point in... Read more »

Jet union seeks FIR against Goyal, CEO Dube, SBI Chief

April 13, Annoyed over non-payment of their salaries, the employees association of Jet Airways on Friday asked the Mumbai Police to register a case against its founder and former Chairman Naresh Goyal,... Read more »

1,400 top firms in India hit by IL&FS pandemic

April 12 (IANS), A hapless government slap bang in the middle of getting re-elected needs to be prepared for a harsh backlash in the eventuality that it returns to power. As of... Read more »

Etihad, Goyal likely to bid for Jet, NIIF interested

April 12 (IANS), Even as former Jet Airways’ Chairman Naresh Goyal is expected to submit initial bids to purchase stake in the airline, the state-run National Investment and Infrastructure Fund Limited (NIIFL)... Read more »

Lenovo tops in global PC shipments in first quarter of 2019

Mumbai, April 11 (IANS) Lenovo topped global PC shipments in the first quarter (Q1) of 2019 with a market share of 22.5 per cent, despite recording a decline of 4.6 per cent from... Read more »

David Malpass takes office as World Bank president

Washington, April 10 (IANS), David Malpass on Tuesday took office as the president of the World Bank Group, and said he looks forward to undertaking the task with enthusiasm. Malpass made his... Read more »

Essar Steel: NCLAT may ask ArcelorMittal to pay Rs42,000 crore in separate account

April 10 (IANS), The National Company Law Appellate Tribunal (NCLAT) on Tuesday said it may direct ArcelorMittal, in the next hearing on April 23, to deposit Rs 42,000 crore for acquisition of... Read more »

This iPhone app cleans up your social media profiles

San Francisco, April 10 (IANS), To prevent users from falling prey to the questionable privacy practices of tech giants, privacy assistant app “Jumbo” has started rolling out for iOS users and will soon... Read more »

SBI invites bids for stake sale in ailing Jet Airways

Mumbai/ New Delhi, April 8, The State Bank of India (SBI) on Monday invited bids for stake sale in ailing Jet Airways. The SBI, which is the lead lender of a consortium of... Read more »

US Treasury’s Malpass will be next president to lead the World Bank

Washington, April 6, David Malpass, US President Donald Trump’s nominee to lead the World Bank, won unanimous approval from the institution’s executive board on Friday, continuing the 73-year tradition of an American running... Read more »