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I-T to scan tier-II cities to bring more people in tax net

Published on 24-May-2015
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The Income Tax department has decided to use technical intelligence and pay special focus on tier-II cities like Jaipur, Surat...

Predatory pricing a 'big issue', says min, favours airfare cap

Published on 24-May-2015
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Making a case for the capping of economy class airfares, which skyrocket during peak travel seasons and hit rock bottom...

Honda begins export of new Jazz from India to South Africa

Published on 24-May-2015
Present in India through its wholly-owned arm Honda Cars India, the company is producing the new Jazz at Tapukara plant where it is investing Rs 380 crore to expand production capacity to 1.80 lakh units annually from 1.20 lakh units. DH file photo

Ahead of the upcoming launch of the new version of premium hatchback Jazz in India, Japanese car maker Honda has started shipping the vehicle...

Struggling BlackBerry announces new round of layoffs

Published on 24-May-2015
The Canadian company, based in Waterloo, Ontario, said the cuts will impact those working on the software, hardware and applications side of the business. Reuters file photo

BlackBerry is laying off an unspecified number of workers around the world as the struggling smartphone manufacturer tries to make its device...

Brokerages expect weaker FY2016 for ITC Group

Published on 23-May-2015

Brokerages predict a weaker FY2016 for the ITC group in the next fiscal, expecting a continued decline in cigarette volumes.

Citi Research introduces June 2016 target of 35,000 for Sensex

Published on 23-May-2015
Sensex. Reuters File Photo.

Keeping its faith in the Indian markets intact, Citi Research has introduced a target of 35,000 for Sensex by June 2016...

Yellen expects Fed to start raising rates this year

Published on 23-May-2015
Interest Rate. File Photo.

Janet L Yellen, the Federal Reserve Chairperson, said on Friday that she still expected the Fed to start raising its benchmark...

Luxury buses redefine comfy travel on the road

Published on 23-May-2015

Luxury bus travel over long distances has emerged a sought-after option today, thanks to a slew of international luxury players...

BlackBerry cuts jobs worldwide as it consolidates businesses

Published on 23-May-2015
The company did not specify how many employees would be affected. Reuters file photo

Canadian smartphone maker BlackBerry Ltd (BB.TO)(BBRY.O) is cutting jobs across the world, the company said on Friday, as it consolidates...

Depreciating dollar, RBI investment returns hike foreign reserves

Published on 23-May-2015
According to the data furnished by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) in its weekly statistical supplement, India's total foreign exchange reserves grew by $1.74 billion to touch a new record high of $353.87 billion for the week ended May 15, 2015. Reuters file photo

Depreciation in dollar value, interest payments on securities held by the apex bank in non-dollar currencies and the rich payouts for its...

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Gujjar community protest in Meerut...

Gujjar community protest in Meerut...

A man pedals his cycle at Vijay Chowk on a hot day in New Delhi...

A man pedals his cycle at Vijay Chowk on a hot day in New Delhi...

Protest against mowing down of a Dalit...

Protest against mowing down of a Dalit...

F1 - Monaco Grand Prix 2015...

F1 - Monaco Grand Prix 2015...

A devotee walks at sunset on the bank of Sangam, the confluence of River Ganga...

A devotee walks at sunset on the bank of Sangam, the confluence of River Ganga...

AIADMK supporters clean a poster of party general secretary J Jayalalithaa with milk...

AIADMK supporters clean a poster of party general secretary J Jayalalithaa with milk...

AIADMK supremo J Jayalalithaa takes oath as the Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu...

AIADMK supremo J Jayalalithaa takes oath as the Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu...

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan with her daughter Aaradhya spotted while returning from Cannes festival...

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan with her daughter Aaradhya spotted while returning from Cannes festival...

A passenger train after it derailed at Basugaon in Chirang district of Assam...

A passenger train after it derailed at Basugaon in Chirang district of Assam...

A passenger train hangs from a bridge after it derailed at Basugaon in Chirang district of Assam...

A passenger train hangs from a bridge after it derailed at Basugaon in Chirang district of Assam...

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