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Petrol, diesel excise hikes fetched Rs 70k cr in FY16: Govt

Published on 29-Jul-2016
Between April-June 2016-17, the additional excise duty mop up on these two products stood at Rs 17,692 crore.

Nine excise duty hikes over a span of few months helped the government nearly treble its excise mop up from petrol...

Sensex cracks 157 pts as banks fall, BoJ disappoints

Published on 29-Jul-2016
The BSE Sensex. PTI file photo

Markets kicked off new F&O series on a sour note today, with the BSE Sensex falling 157 points to 28,051.86 hit...

'India should continue fiscal consolidation'

Published on 28-Jul-2016

In order to reduce external vulnerabilities and improve investment prospects, the government should continue with its fiscal...

'Create vision document'

Published on 28-Jul-2016
Talking about human resource development, Modi said that focused skill development is vital, as India has the potential to fulfil the global requirement of human resources in the future. Reuters File Photo.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday asked NITI Aayog to create a vision document that would chart a roadmap for India's development...

Syndicate Bank Q1 net dips 74%

Published on 28-Jul-2016
Syndicate Bank said that it has upgraded NPAs of Rs 220.42 crore, and also made recoveries of Rs 444.70 crore. DH File Photo.

Manipal-based Syndicate Bank on Thursday reported a whopping 74% drop in net profit, at Rs 79.13 crore, for the first quarter...

Shanghai Fosun buys major stake in Gland Pharma

Published on 28-Jul-2016

Leading Chinese healthcare provider Shanghai Fosun Pharmaceutical has decided to acquire approximately 86% in Hyderabad-headquartered...

Karnataka to form skill ministry

Published on 28-Jul-2016
R V Deshpande. DH photo

The Karnataka government will form a separate skill development ministry to take on new realities in manufacturing and other business...

Nissan Micra is India's most exported car

Published on 28-Jul-2016

Nissan Micra has become the most exported car from India in June. The number one rank was achieved with 6,807 Nissan Micras...

Aptech signs MoU with Geojit BNP Paribas

Published on 28-Jul-2016

Aptech Banking and Finance Academy and Geojit BNP Paribas have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to train over 10,000 banking...

Hyperlocal player Zopper aims to be multi-platform ecomm firm

Published on 28-Jul-2016

Hyperlocal marketplace app Zopper is planning to be a multi-platform ecommerce company. It plans for a website launch...

Photo Gallery
Renowned sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik creates a sand sculpture of tiger with message...

Renowned sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik creates a sand sculpture of tiger with message...

Amitabh Bachchan at the World Hepatitis Day 2016 event...

Amitabh Bachchan at the World Hepatitis Day 2016 event...

Jayalalithaa presents a primary membership card to a newly joined party worker...

Jayalalithaa presents a primary membership card to a newly joined party worker...

Locals try to douse a car godown that caught fire at Panagarh in Burdwan district of West Bengal...

Locals try to douse a car godown that caught fire at Panagarh in Burdwan district of West Bengal...

A policeman fires teargas shell to disperse protesters during a clash in Srinagar...

A policeman fires teargas shell to disperse protesters during a clash in Srinagar...

School students take part in an awareness event on the eve of International Tiger Day...

School students take part in an awareness event on the eve of International Tiger Day...

A demonstrator holds a placard during a protest organised by a Muslim minority forum...

A demonstrator holds a placard during a protest organised by a Muslim minority forum...

Cattle move through flood water at Dhekiabari Village in Kamrup district of Assam...

Cattle move through flood water at Dhekiabari Village in Kamrup district of Assam...

RJD Chief Lalu Prasad looking at his waterlogged residence after a press conference in Patna...

RJD Chief Lalu Prasad looking at his waterlogged residence after a press conference in Patna...

Villagers move to safe place in a boat from the flooded Panikhiti area in Kamrup district of Assam..

Villagers move to safe place in a boat from the flooded Panikhiti area in Kamrup district of Assam..

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