Telecom regulator TRAI plans to start by May this year industry-wide consultation on framing rules for new mobile operators testing their services prior to full-fledged commercial launch.
The rupee washed out initial gains to quote steady at 64.11 against the dollar in late morning trade on fresh demand for the greenback from banks and importers despite its weakness in overseas market. The rupee resumed higher at 64.05 per dollar as against yesterday’s closing level of 64.11 at the Interbank Foreign Exchange Market and firmed up further to 63.97 on initial selling of dollars.
Tamil Nadu government has urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi against the Central government’s proposal to privatise the Salem Steel Plant. A letter in this regard was written by Chief Minister Edappadi K. Palaniswami to Prime Minister on Thursday.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday inaugurated the maiden Shimla-New Delhi flight under a government scheme to boost regional air connectivity.
In a video released by the makers of Raabta, we could see Kriti Sanon being mad at Sushant Singh Rajput as he was literally drooling over someone while watching the song on their screens. Kriti gets jealous and closes his eyes but Sushant does all that it takes to catch her glimpses again and again. Well, that woman who made Sushant forget his co-star was none other than Deepika Padukone, who has performed on the title track of Kriti and Sushant’s upcoming film, Raabta.
India is scrambling to finalize technology to process as many as 3.5 billion invoices each month as it moves to roll out the landmark nationwide sales tax from July 1.
Stock markets came off their peak and turned weak today after three back-to-back sessions of gains as the benchmark Sensex slipped in view of April derivatives expiry. Besides, weak Asian cues weighed on sentiment. Investors are looking forward to US President Donald Trump’s plan for the US tax system.
The Supreme Court on Wednesday asked why there was no objection from lawmakers on the government’s decision to make Aadhaar mandatory for making permanent account number (PAN) cards, a move which was given effect by the latest budget from July 1.
Korean small car maker Kia Motors is ready for a ride in the fast-growing Indian car market with an investment of $1.1 billion (about Rs 7,000 crore). It will set up a manufacturing unit in Andhra Pradesh with an annual capacity of 300,000 units. Kia’s parent company Hyundai is the country’s second-biggest car maker with a 17 per cent market share.
UDAN or Ude Desh ka Aam Naagrik scheme, aiming to stimulate regional connectivity through a market-based mechanism, will be launched on Thursday.