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To ensure passenger safety in the wake of a number of cases of security violation from different parts of the country the government had constituted a committee to look into the issues last year.
Kenya beat rivals South Africa and Egypt, on the leading African destinations for international arrivals in a new report released by flight monitoring company, ForwardKeys.
Kenya beat rivals South Africa and Egypt, on the leading African destinations for international arrivals in a new report released by flight monitoring company, ForwardKeys.
"The National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) has declared Dilip Buildcon Limited, Bhopal, as the successful bidder [L-1] for three projects in a single stretch in the state of Maharashtra," the
Flipkart is expected to close the USD 1 billion funding round within a month and will hit the market to raise another billion after that, sources close to the developments told Moneycontrol.
JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Teva Pharmaceutical Industries may fire as many as 6,000 workers worldwide as part of a multi-year efficiency plan, Israel's Calcalist news website reported on Thursday.
Prime Ministerâ??s Office (PMO), Finance Ministry and Steel Ministry are joining hands to tackle the stress in steel sector, the focus is on the large non-performing assets (NPAs) in the sector.
"With commissioning of 800 MW Unit at Kudgi in Karnataka, 250 MW Unit at Bongaigaon in Assam and 20 MW at Bhadla Solar in Rajasthan today, the total installed capacity of NTPC group has become 49,94
Five stories in the news for Thursday, March 23: ——— BUDGET 2017: ALCOHOL, TOBACCO TAXES RISING Starting today, Canadians will be paying more for alcohol and tobacco. As part of the 2017 federal bu
High street giant Next has revealed its first fall in annual profits for eight years as it was hit by sliding sales and warned that 2017 is set to be "another tough year".
Romanian PM Sorin Grindeanu and president Klaus Iohannis expressed their solidarity with the British people following the terrorist attack that took place on Wednesday near the Parliament building in
OTTAWA - The Supreme Court of Canada is expected to rule today on whether New Brunswick's Court of Appeal was wrong in denying bail to Dennis Oland while he was awaiting an appeal of his second-degree
MOSCOW – None of the Russian television stations will broadcast this year’s Eurovision Song Contest, a VGTRK television company reporter said in a Rossiya 24 TV channel program posted on t
Frenzied last-minute wheeling and dealing was underway on Capitol Hill and at the White House. But concessions being offered to the conservatives appeared to be scaring off moderate Republicans.
The ongoing scandal around emerging links between Donald Trump’s associates and the Russian establishment found a new twist on March 22. According to an exclusive Associated Press report, the former T
REGINA - Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall says he knows that some people won't be happy with the new provincial budget. The budget tabled Wednesday raises the provincial sales tax to six per cent, incr
During this sale, you can avail the lowest fares on www.airasia.com to travel across their wide network in Asia and Australia. It also allows people to plan their holidays/travel well in advance and
WASHINGTON (AP) — Anthony Scaramucci announced to the world in January that he would be leaving Wall Street for the White House to become President Donald Trump’s top public liaison. Not long a
Dark clouds of job cuts loom over the telecom sector. The risk running with mergers is that as many as 10,000 employees may lose their jobs over the next year.
TOKYO (AP) — Global stocks were mixed Thursday, as investors awaited a vote in the U.S. Congress on health care legislation that is seen as a bellwether for President Donald Trump’s ability to
TOKYO (AP) — Global shares were mixed Thursday, as European benchmarks edged lower after a day of gains in Asia. Investors are awaiting a vote in the U.S. Congress on health care legislation that is
The company was put on the block by lenders in a bid to recover Rs 5500 crore. State Bank of India, which heads the 18-member consortium of lenders, was leading the efforts.
Even after paying this dividend of Rs 14,000 crore odd, you can see that the cash balance at the end of the year would be around Rs 15,000 crore, said Sunil Duggal, CEO, Hindustan Zinc
HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Vietnam and Singapore signed several business agreements Thursday during a visit by Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong aimed at boosting the island state’s investment and trad
"If India agrees to lower its tariffs on Harley Davidson motorcycles, Indian consumers will buy more Harleys and save less while Harley will sell more Harleys and invest more," Peter Navarro, Direct
"The Competition Commission of India (CCI) has approved the proposed transaction involving the sale of the tower division of Reliance Infratel Limited, a subsidiary of Reliance Communications Ltd.,
The inventory will be at normal levels of three weeks to four weeks post April and won#39;t be impacted because of BS-IV norms, said Vinod Aggarwal of Eicher Motors.
Nowadays, galleries and museums are attracting more public interest – at least, people read about them and like the idea, but often without actually going. If there are walls and an entrance fee, that
NTPC has planned capacity addition of about 1,000 MW through renewable resources by 2017. Towards this, NTPC has already commissioned 310 MW solar PV projects.
DISCOUNT footwear chain Payless ShoeSource reportedly may seek bankruptcy court protection and close as many as 500 stores as the Kansas-based company joins other retailers struggling with a consumer
A struggling giant Sears, the iconic department store chain that reigned over the American retail landscape for generations, may be on the verge of going out of business. If it fades away, it will t
Brock Bulbuck is one of the few people in town who wishes for lots of sustained, nasty winter weather. That’s because he is the CEO of Winnipeg-based Boyd Group Income Fund, which operates one
Winnipeg-based packaged ice company Arctic Glacier Group Holdings Inc. has changed hands from one U.S. private-equity firm to another. The Carlyle Group has acquired it from H.I.G. Capital, which own
BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese automaker Chery Automobile Co Ltd [CHERY.UL] has filed a complaint with the country's trademark regulator over Mercedes-Benz's use of the "EQ" name for a line of green-ener
"Montana has been formally launched yesterday and we are going to complete this in two phases. First phase delivery is in December 2020", Girija Choudhry, Wholetime Director CFO at Emami Infrastruc
US company Chem-Trend purchased Arad-based Rubio Trading&Consulting for an undisclosed sum as part of its expansion strategy to Central and Eastern Europe. Following the move, the company will cre
Botswana Innovation Hub (BIH) recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with African Innovation Foundation (AIF) aimed at strengthening and commercialising innovation ecosystems in Botswa
PALAPYE: The business community has called on government to fast track the implementation of business reforms to ease doing of business and attract investment.
"In allowing an equal relationship with Idea, Vodafone should have commanded a premium and better quality of control. But, the deal contours favour Idea Cellular," the report said.
The infrastructure will soon need significant ongoing investment just to keep things the way they are             
Ismael Perdomo sees the signs of Orlando’s population growth every day, at home and at work, so it’s no surprise to him that the area is the 15th-fastest-growing metro in the United states. “At work,
SAN FRANCISCO -- AT&T, Verizon and several other major advertisers are suspending their marketing campaigns on Google's YouTube site after discovering their brands have been appearing alongside vi
Market is leaving storied retailers scrambling for relevance, even survival, in a rapidly evolving digital environment.             
SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Asian stocks, taking some cues from a steady Wall Street, edged up on Thursday while the path for the dollar, which crawled up from a four-month low, remained clouded by concerns
Bebe Stores Inc., a women’s apparel chain with locations across the U.S., is planning to shut its stores and seek a turnaround as an online brand, according to people familiar with the situation.
The collection fee could be as high as 16% and would hit a very specific group of student loan borrowers.             
Reliance Infradevelopment offloaded a total of 18 crore shares over three days starting from March 20. The shares were sold in three tranches to Reliance Wind Turbine Installators Industries at diff
Given that an average person spends four hours each day (translating to 60 days in a year) commuting in his car, manufacturers are working overtime on a host of innovative technologies aimed at maki
The top executive of the SpeedVegas track south of Las Vegas has denied allegations made in a civil lawsuit filed Monday that calls for the attraction to be closed until safety improvements are ma
BURNABY, B.C. - A coroner's jury is recommending that transit police in the Vancouver area work more closely with mental health providers following the death of a man who repeatedly stabbed himself an
Howard Schultz’s last Starbucks shareholders meeting as CEO began with patriotic flourishes, ended with the passing of a key from Schultz to his successor and was peppered throughout with talk of cor
The U.S. attorney’s office in Los Angeles is said to be examining the extent to which the North Korea government aided the theft of $81 million from the Bangladesh central bank.
Kia seems ready to take on the Toyota Prius in a contest no one is watching because gas is less than $2 a gallon. But that could change once gas prices eventually go back up and people start looking a
SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Asian stocks rose on Thursday, taking their cues from a Wall Street bounce, while the dollar crawled up from a four-month low but remains clouded by concerns about U.S. President
SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Oil prices on Thursday recovered from losses chalked up the session before, but the market remains under pressure as bloated U.S. crude inventories and rising output dampen OPEC-
CALGARY - Canada's athletes will see a raise in their monthly cheque. The country's top athletes receive money from Sport Canada via the Athletes Assistance Program to help pay for groceries, housing
EDMONTON - Alberta Premier Rachel Notley says $30 million the federal government is giving to the province for the oil and gas industry is good news. She says her government will use the money to foc
Builders closed 665 new-home sales in Clark County last month, bringing the year’s tally through February to 1,192. That’s up 34 percent from the same two-month period in 2016, according to Las Ve
Doctors have tied a superbug outbreak at a foreign health facility to a medical scope that Olympus modified last year in an attempt to reduce its risk of spreading bacteria between patients. Five
Cecile Reinaud runs Seraphine, a London-based maternity wear company. She is on an export drive and is hopeful about the post-Brexit trade deals to be struck.
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