Coal India net profit up 50% in Q3

(IANS) Coal India on Tuesday reported a 50 per cent increase in its net profit to Rs 4,566.81 crore during the third quarter of the current fiscal (FY19), as compared to Rs 3,042.68... Read more »

Swiggy launches ‘Stores’ platform for FMCG, medicine delivery

Bengaluru, Feb 12 (IANS) In a bid to challenge the dominance of online fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) delivery platforms like Grofers and Big Basket, food delivery app Swiggy on Tuesday launched “Stores”... Read more »

I-T department has no mechanism to ensure reality firms file their taxes: CAG

New Delhi, Feb 12 (IANS) With several real estate companies still outside the tax net, there is no mechanism with the Income Tax (I-T) Department to ensure that all the registered companies have... Read more »

Working ‘hard’ to expand team to fight misinformation: Twitter India

New Delhi, Feb 12 (IANS) With Twitter finding itself in the midst of a controversy for not sending its CEO to appear before a parliamentary panel on Monday, the microblogging site has said... Read more »

Xiaomi leads India smartphone market in 2018, Samsung second

New Delhi, Feb 12 (IANS) Chinese brand Xiaomi with 28.9 per cent market share led the Indian smartphone market in 2018, followed by South Korean brand Samsung at 22.4 per cent and Vivo... Read more »

More Indian startups ready with solutions to tackle real-life problems: Microsoft

By Nishant Arora Sydney, Feb 12 (IANS) India, which saw a tremendous growth in the startup space in the last couple of years, is now witnessing a growth in the business-to-business (B2B) tech... Read more »

SEBI eases norms for non-residents to transfer shares to kin

(IANS) Capital markets regulator SEBI on Monday granted relaxation to non-residents from furnishing PAN card details to transfer equity shares to their immediate relatives subject to conditions. According to the SEBI, many non-residents... Read more »

IT detects Rs 18,000 cr bogus billing scam

 (IANS) In a major crackdown on black money and hawala transactions, the Income Tax (IT) Department has detected Rs 18,000 crore bogus billings in the national capital, officials said on Monday. A senior... Read more »

House panel again summons Twitter Global CEO, won’t hear ‘juniors’

New Delhi, Feb 11 (IANS) The Parliamentary Committee on Information Technology (IT) on Monday yet again summoned Twitter’s Global CEO to appear before it on February 25 over allegations of the social media... Read more »

BSES Lok Adalats settle over 3,000 power theft cases

New Delhi, Feb 11 (IANS) Delhi’s electricity distribution company (discom) BSES has settled a large number of power theft cases through special Lok Adalats. The computerised Lok Adalats organised over this weekend as... Read more »

Lok Sabha passes Interim Budget

New Delhi, Feb 11 (IANS) The Lok Sabha on Monday passed the Interim Budget for the financial year 2019-20 after a day-long discussion. Finance Minister Piyush Goyal introduced the Appropriation Bill and the... Read more »

YouTube will no longer recommend conspiracy videos

San Francisco, Feb 11 (IANS) Google-owned video sharing platform YouTube has announced that it will no longer recommend videos that “come close to” violating its community guidelines, such as conspiracy or medically inaccurate... Read more »