'SC is incorruptible, there is no govt interference in judiciary'

Mar 10 2018

The SC is "incorruptible" and any claim of perceived interference by the executive in the judiciary is unfounded, Pinky Anand said.

EPFO lowers interest rate to 8.55 percent for 2017-18

Feb 21 2018

EPFO lowered the rate of interest on employees provident fund to 8.55% for its over 6-cr subscribers for 2017-18, from 8.65% in the previous fiscal.

Digital economy cannot be forced on people: Pallam Raju

Feb 20 2018

It can be an option and convenience if somebody wants to pay digitally, but cash has been the comfort factor, especially for the rural population, Raju said.

Centre saved Rs 56,000 cr through Aadhaar-enabled DBT: PM

Feb 11 2018

Modi said the Centre has saved Rs 56,000 crores through Aadhaar- enabled direct benefit transfer of about 400 government schemes.

Benefits now reaching beneficiaries because of Aadhaar: Modi

Jan 28 2018

Modi said Aadhar has lent "great strength" to the country's development and benefits that were earlier going into wrong hands are reaching the beneficiaries.

UIDAI allows face recognition for Aadhaar authentication

Jan 15 2018

UIDAI allowed face recognition as additional means of Aadhaar authentication to be used in combination with existing ways such as fingerprint or iris scan.

UIDAI allows Airtel Aadhaar-based verification till March 31

Jan 11 2018

UIDAI has extended the temporary permission given to Airtel for using the biometric identity for re-verification of its mobile customers till Mar 31.

NSE enables paperless e-mandate facility on its MF platform

Dec 21 2017

NSE enabled e-mandate facility on its mutual fund platform, a move which will help fund distributors reduce the time taken for registration of SIP.

Government to reimburse MDR charges on small transactions

Dec 15 2017

The central govt will now reimburse the Merchant Discount Rate (MDR) applicable on transactions worth Rs 2,000.

Ready to pay political price for steps taken for better India: PM

Nov 30 2017

Modi today said that he is ready to pay the political price for the steps taken by him for a better India and asserted he would not be deterred.

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Acquires Cynosure Inc and Cynosure Interface Solutions for $31mn and Rs13cr respectively

To add platform capabilities in the insurance segment which contributes 15% of total business

The Acquisition is expected to close within the next 3 months


Sells Essar Steel loan to Deutsche Bank

Has sold its $385 mn Foreign currency loan extended to Essar Steel

Bank has taken a 38% haircut

Rs 1600 cr is expected earnings to the bank from the deal

Economic Times Reports


To Sell 50% stake in prime Mumbai office assets to Blackstone for $1.3bn

The co is also in discussions to sell its residential and commercial projects in Chennai

To convene shareholder’s meet on 23rd March in regard to the proposed divestment

Mint Reports


Gets Order Worth Rs 230 Cr From NTPC

To perform the pressure part metallurgy upgradation for 3 660MW super critical steam generators

Will help NTPC commission the 3x 660MW plant started 12years


Declared L1 bidder for EPC Project in UP worth Rs 677cr from NHAI

The completion period for the project is 30 months

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