Vistara to launch maiden services to northeast

The airline currently has five Airbus A-320 aircraft

New Delhi: Tata’s full service passenger carrier Vistara on Tuesday announced its foray into the northeast with the addition of Guwahati and Bagdogra to its domestic network. The airline currently has five Airbus A-320 aircraft According to the airline, it will commence services from April 2 on Delhi-Guwahati-Bagdogra-Delhi route. “We’ve More...

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Google will partner MyGov in this contest to build the PMO mobile app
By Indileak Web Desk On Monday, March 2nd, 2015

Google partners MyGov to build PMO mobile app

New Delhi: Online search giant Google will help MyGov, the citizen engagement platform of the government of India, to launch a nationwide contest to build a mobile app for the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO), a More...

The Palma II mine in Chhattisgarh got nine applications, the highest for a single block
By Indileak Web Desk On Sunday, March 1st, 2015

107 applicants for 43 coal mines for allocation to PSUs

New Delhi: The Coal Ministry on Sunday received 107 applications from state-run undertakings like NTPC, SAIL and the Damodar Valley Corp for allocation of 43 coal blocks whose earlier allotments were cancelled by More...

Jet fuel in Delhi was hiked by Rs 3,849.97 per kilolitre, or 8.2 percent, to Rs 50,363 per kl
By Indileak Web Desk On Sunday, March 1st, 2015

Jet fuel hiked by 8 percent

New Delhi: Indian Oil Corp (IOC), the nation’s largest oil company, on Sunday increased Aviation Turbine Fuel (ATF) — or jet fuel — prices by a steep 8.2 percent and of non-subsidised cooking gas More...

The step has been planned with the aim of electrification of the remaining 20,000 villages in the country by 2020
By Agencies On Saturday, February 28th, 2015

India to build five ultra mega power projects

New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday said his government plans to build five new ultra mega power projects totalling 20,000 MW which will unlock investment of up to Rs 1 lakh crore. Economists, however, More...

The Sensex touched a high of 29,560.32 points by gaining 340.2 points and a low of 28,882.02 points
By IANS On Saturday, February 28th, 2015

Sensex closes 233 points up; bank stocks zoom

Mumbai: In a volatile session, a benchmark index of Indian equities markets, the 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex), provisionally ended on Saturday’s trade up 233 points or 0.80 percent. The Sensex touched More...

It is highly unlikely that a depositor will deposit the money and will not come back to get it
By IANS On Tuesday, February 24th, 2015

RBI not barred to proceed against Sahara finance company, says SC

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday told the Reserve Bank of India to go ahead with its action against Sahara India Finance Corporation Ltd (SIFCL) for divesting its securities in violation of the central bank’s More...

This move would reduce the domestic long distance calls charges or STD calls
By Indileak Web Desk On Tuesday, February 24th, 2015

TRAI slashes network charge by almost 50 percent

New Delhi: India’s telecom regulator has slashed domestic carriage charge to 35 paise per minute from 65 paise, down by almost 50 percent, an official statement said on Tuesday. This move would reduce the More...

Samsung mopped up 22 percent of the market share followed by Micromax 18 percent
By IANS On Tuesday, February 24th, 2015

Samsung leads Indian smartphone market: IDC

New Delhi: South Korean handset maker Samsung continued to retain its top position in the Indian smartphone market in the fourth quarter (October-December) of 2014, a report by International Data Corporation (IDC) More...

The bank reported profit before tax in 2014 at $18.7 billion, which was $3.9 billion lower than in the previous year
By IANS On Monday, February 23rd, 2015

HSBC being probed by Indian tax department

London: HSBC bank is being probed by tax administration, regulatory and law enforcement authorities around the world, including India, and Europe’s largest lender is concerned about the amounts of penalties More...