J&K Bank to now come under RTI act, CVC guidelines

Srinagar |Sunday, 2019 5:15:05 AM IST

The board of directors of Jammu & Kashmir Bank on Saturday decided to bring the bank under the J&K RTI Act, 2009 and the CVC guidelines with effect from Monday.

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Infra PSUs can hope for reintroduction of tax-free bonds to raise capital

New Delhi |Sunday, 2019 2:45:05 PM IST

The 2019-20 Budget may consider re-introduction of tax-free bonds to raise capital for the infrastructure projects, sources said.

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Patnaik seeks Rs 5,228 cr to deal with cyclone Fani damage (Lead)

New Delhi |Sunday, 2019 6:15:05 AM IST

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Saturday proposed that natural calamities should be a criteria for according Special Category Status to states, while asking for Rs 5,228 crore aid in wake of t

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Ratings upgrade: Standard procedures to detect default for accurate guidance

Mumbai |Sunday, 2019 1:45:05 AM IST

Uniform procedures to track defaults along with increased disclosures on liquidity factors will aid credit rating agencies to provide grater insights into companies, industry insiders said.

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Narayana Academy is clear leader in JEE (Advanced) rankings

| June 16, 2019 9:11:22 AM IST

New Delhi [India] June 16 (ANI/NewsVoir): The Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee, declared the results of JEE (Advanced) 2019 in which Narayana Academy has emerged as a clear leader in the countr

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Telecom tower firms seek more relief, priority lending

New Delhi |Sunday, 2019 5:15:05 PM IST

The telecom tower industry has urged the Finance Ministry to allow accelerated depreciation rate of 65 per cent on batteries, 20 per cent funding through External Commercial Borrowings (ECB) for the w

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Address digital infra, tax & data issues: Start-ups to govt

New Delhi |Sunday, 2019 5:15:05 AM IST

Representatives of digital economy and start-ups on Saturday urged the government to build digital infrastructure and scale up and incentivise research & development within India.

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ADB approves Rs 1,650 cr infra projects in Tripura

Agartala |Sunday, 2019 8:15:05 PM IST

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved projects for infrastructure development worth Rs 1,650 crore ($235 million) in seven of the eight district headquarter towns in Tripura, an official relea

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Hexaware acquires US-based Mobiquity for $182 mn

Mumbai |Saturday, 2019 3:15:05 AM IST

IT services company Hexaware Technologies on Friday announced the acquisition of US-based digital services company Mobiquity for $182 million.

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Economists suggest IBC-type law for NBFCs, push for e-comm for jobs

New Delhi |Saturday, 2019 4:15:05 AM IST

Leading economists and experts on Friday suggested the Finance Ministry take measures for incentivising digital transactions, focusing on job-oriented growth, Insolvency & Bankruptcy Code (IBC)-type f

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AI, machine learning help shrimp, vegetable farmers reap good harvest

Chennai |Saturday, 2019 8:15:05 PM IST

Artificial Intelligence (AI) and machine learning have entered aquaculture and agriculture farms in some states benefitting the farmers in cutting down their labour and the uncertainties of trial and

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Prannoy, Radhika Roy barred from holding any key position in NDTV

Mumbai |Saturday, 2019 4:45:05 AM IST

Securities market regulator SEBI on Friday debarred NDTV's promoters Prannoy Roy and Radhika Roy from holding any key managerial positions in the Board or the management of the news channel company fo

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