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 2021-01-19 16:57 

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Aditya Puri backs corporates in banking, says no harm in trying it...

Late last year, an internal working group of RBI had proposed to re-allow corporates into banking, leading to a huge controversy on concerns over potential conflicts of interest....

 2021-01-19 16:47 

The Financial Express

Co-WIN glitches again slow down inoculation drive in Mumbai...

The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) officials again blamed technical glitches in Co-WIN, the IT platform developed by the Union government to implement and manage the inoculation process, for low turnout of healthcare workers....

 2021-01-19 16:38 

The Financial Express

We should not go back to pre-pandemic world, says Nobel laureate Muhammad Yunus...

Yunus said COVID-19 pandemic has demonstrated that our financial institutions are designed in a wrong way as the people at the bottom of the pyramid are deprived of any financial services....

 2021-01-19 16:24 

The Financial Express

Joe Biden all set to be sworn in as 46th US President amidst unprecedented security...

The area in and around Capitol Hill, a large part of Pennsylvania Avenue and the White House has been made out of bounds for the general public with eight-feet high iron barricades being erected....

 2021-01-19 16:19 

The Financial Express

India urges frontline workers not to refuse vaccines as targets missed...

Vinod K Paul, who heads a govt panel on coronavirus vaccine strategy, said health workers who failed to take vaccine doses were not fulfilling their 'societal responsibility'....

 2021-01-19 16:14 

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Govt to exit its holding in VSNL this fiscal, sell 26.12 pc stake...

Public sector VSNL was privatised in the year 2002 by disinvesting 25 per cent shareholding along with transfer of management control to Panatone Finvest Ltd, the strategic partner....

 2021-01-19 16:06 

The Financial Express

BSE signs MoU with Maharashtra govt to encourage SME listing...

Under the MoU, the Maharashtra government will help in mobilizing the SME representatives and state and regional associations to encourage their SME members to attend capacity building programmes....

 2021-01-19 15:47 

The Financial Express

Jan Dhan accounts cross 41 crore: Finance Ministry...

As per extant RBI guidelines, a PMJDY account is treated as inoperative if there are no customer induced transactions in the account for over a period of two years....

 2021-01-19 15:34 

The Financial Express

India announces supply of coronavirus vaccines to six countries under grant assistance...

It is learnt that Pakistan is unlikely to be benefitted from India's initiative as that country is yet to approach New Delhi....

 2021-01-19 15:24 

The Financial Express

MeitY to set up Quantum Computing Applications Lab in partnership with AWS...

This initiative will provide scientific, academic, and developer communities access to a quantum computing development environment aligned with the government's science and technology priorities....

 2021-01-19 15:21 

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Budget 2021 Expectations for Startups: Angel Tax norms should be further eased to benefit startups, say experts...

Union Budget 2021 Expectations for Startups: Angel Tax is levied on non-DPIIT registered startups receiving investments from angel investors if the consideration for the issue of shares exceeds the Fair Market Value (FMV) of such shares....

 2021-01-19 15:14 

The Financial Express

'Tandav' makers say they will make changes to Amazon Prime web series following controversy...

'Tandav', a nine-episode political thriller starring Bollywood A-listers Saif Ali Khan, Dimple Kapadia and Mohd Zeeshan Ayyub, started streaming last week....

 2021-01-19 15:07 

The Financial Express

'Once COVID-19 vaccine vial opened, it needs to be used fully within four hours'...

The Delhi government has received 2.74 lakh doses of the vaccine so far from the Centre, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal had said, ahead of the launch of the drive....

 2021-01-19 14:54 

The Financial Express

Sebi extends relaxations for compliance with rights issues...

Under the ICDR norms, application for a rights issue has to be made only through the ASBA (Application Supported by Blocked Amount) facility....

 2021-01-19 14:50 

The Financial Express

Bravehearts of Brisbane Test: A few good men and a story of a lifetime...

Gabba Glory! The men who humbled Australia in their own backyard, defying odds and naysayers, are quiet and unassuming characters from the suburbs and the hinterlands....

 2021-01-19 14:41 

The Financial Express

SBI, ICICI Bank, HDFC Bank remain systemically important banks: RBI...

SIBs are subjected to higher levels of supervision so as to prevent disruption in financial services in the event of any failure....

 2021-01-19 14:34 

The Financial Express

IRFC IPO subscribed 1.22 times on 2nd day...

The initial public offer (IPO) is of up to 178.20 crore shares, comprising a fresh issue of up to 118.80 crore shares and an offer for sale of up to 59.40 crore shares....

 2021-01-19 14:28 

The Financial Express

India seen contributing 15% of global growth by FY26...

This is in spite of the fact that as much as 30 per cent of China's gross exports are in industries that do not have strong competitive onshore supply chain advantages, mainly in electronics assembly industries, and are more vulnerable than others to ...

 2021-01-19 14:19 

The Financial Express

NTPC Group records its highest-ever power generation on Jan 18...

NTPC Group has achieved gross cumulative generation of 222.4 billion units (BU) from April to December 2020, an increase of 3.8 per cent compared to the same period last year....

 2021-01-19 14:06 

The Financial Express

NEP 2020: Ministry of Education gives update on status of activities; says implementation plan soon...

According to a statement by the Union Ministry of Education, the NEP 2020 covers a wider spectrum of school education for students studying in pre-primary level, to those studying at the senior-secondary level....

 2021-01-19 14:03 

The Financial Express

DuckDuckGo privacy-focused Google rival crosses 100 million daily search queries for the first time...

The search engine became popular once it ventured out of its own website to offer dedicated DuckDuckGo apps on both Android and iOS....

 2021-01-19 13:54 

The Financial Express

Union Budget 2021-22 Expectations for Education: FDI should be allowed in school education for alliance of EdTech and Academia...

Education in India is in a state of emergency and needs urgent attention. With the demographics skewed so positively for India, the effects of the NEP 2020 need to be felt within this decade....

 2021-01-19 13:52 

The Financial Express

Investor wealth zooms Rs 3.41 lakh crore as markets witness massive buying...

Bajaj Finserv was the top gainer in the Sensex pack, gaining 6.80 per cent, followed by Bajaj Finance, HDFC, ICICI Bank and L&T....

 2021-01-19 13:42 

The Financial Express

Budget 2021 Expectations for Health: What the health and wellness industry seeks after the COVID outbreak...

Union Budget 2021 Expectations for Health: Even during pre-pandemic times, there was a growing awareness of the significance of health and wellness. Wellness was emerging as one of the biggest consumer spending opportunities in the world....

 2021-01-19 13:41 

The Financial Express

Donald Trump's legacy: A more divided America, a more unsettled world...

Closing out his presidency exactly four years later, Trump leaves behind an even more polarized America, where thousands are dying daily from the COVID-19 pandemic, the economy is badly damaged and political violence has surged....

 2021-01-19 13:18 

The Financial Express

Budget 2021 Expectation: Exempt LTCG tax on equities to boost capital markets...

Budget 2021 Expectations for LTCG Tax on Equities: The tax on Long Term Capital Gains (LTCG) on equities has been reintroduced in the Union Budget 2018....

 2021-01-19 13:08 

The Financial Express

Subhas Chandra Bose 125th birth anniversary: TMC hits out at BJP for declaring Netaji's anniversary as Parakram Diwas...

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee had written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi requesting the Government of India to declare the birth anniversary of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose as a national holiday....

 2021-01-19 13:07 

The Financial Express

Stunning tree shape emerges from under dried up Lake Cakore in Australia; image goes viral...

The image was captured by photographer Derry Moroney....

 2021-01-19 12:51 

The Financial Express

Sebi slaps Rs 27 lakh fine on entity for misusing clients' fund...

A joint inspection was conducted by Sebi, BSE, NSE and Central Depository Services India Ltd (CSDL) into the broking and depository participant operations of Asit C Mehta Investment Intermediaries from April 2017 to September 2018....

 2021-01-19 12:50 

The Financial Express

BSNL to offer flat 10% discount to all government employees on landline, broadband internet plans...

It is to be noted that the company already provides a flat discount of 5 percent on the bills made in the name of government sector employees....

 2021-01-19 12:47 

The Financial Express

Farmers' Protest: Biggest challenge is to convince agitating farmers for talks, says SC-appointed committee member...

The 10th round of talks between the government and the agitating farmers will be held tomorrow at Vigyan Bhawan....

 2021-01-19 12:45 

The Financial Express

CBI recovers Rs 2.04 cr cash hidden in South Delhi hotel in railway officials bribery case...

The agency had arrested Chief Administrative Officer MS Chauhan of NFR and other senior officials in the case involving a bribe amount of Rs one crore, they said....

 2021-01-19 12:42 

The Financial Express

India must remain an integral part of global economy: Niti Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant...

Noting that India's digital divide is narrowing down, Kant said if you look at the huge growth in Unified Payments Interface (UPI), it has grown manifold....

 2021-01-19 12:41 

The Financial Express

Bank of Maharashtra Q3 net up 14% to Rs 154 cr...

The Pune-based lender holds cumulative COVID-19 provision, including interest, of Rs 955 crore (out of which Rs 30 crore provision made in the December quarter)....

 2021-01-19 12:40 

The Financial Express

Cheers for Shirdi devotees! Direct Mumbai-Shirdi chopper service resumes, check fare, timing...

Religious pilgrims and tourists wanting to visit Shirdi will not only cut down their travel time by almost seven times but also get a panoramic view of the physical landscape including mountains and rivers....

 2021-01-19 12:39 

The Financial Express

'You are too small': Trinamool snubs Congress' merger offer to beat BJP...

Roy's statements come just days after Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury offered TMC supremo Mamata Banerjee to return to Congress if she was serious about stopping the BJP's rise in West Bengal....

 2021-01-19 12:38 

The Financial Express

COVID-19: Of those vaccinated, 0.18 pc were adverse events, says govt...

Addressing a press conference, NITI Aayog member (Health) V K Paul said concerns about adverse effects and serious problems post immunisation as of now seem to be unfounded, negligible, insignificant and stressed that both the vaccines are safe....

 2021-01-19 12:23 

The Financial Express

End of subsidised Parliament canteen, MPs to pay more for meals now...

The subsidies in these canteens had long been a contentious issue and the government had reduced them a few years ago following a hue and cry after it came to light that Parliament canteens were being subsidised to the extent of 80 per cent of the cost....

 2021-01-19 12:21 

The Financial Express

Startup talk with Karan Bajaj, founder & CEO, WhiteHat Jr....

In a free-wheeling interview with Financial Express Online, WhiteHat Jr. founder & CEO Karan Bajaj talks about how he scaled his edtech coding startup rapidly, about his $300 million deal with Byjus, controversies he faced, and what he could have done dif...

 2021-01-19 12:17 

The Financial Express

BMW R18 'Spirit of Passion': A unique & tantalising custom build unlike anything you've seen...
 2021-01-19 12:13 

The Financial Express

Union Budget 2021: Pharma industry leaders on policy supported innovation, roadmap & more...

Coping with COVID-19 has not just been a healthcare crisis but also a major learning lesson on the need to invest in the creation of a robust healthcare support system....

 2021-01-19 12:11 

The Financial Express

India accounted for 14% of the global app installs in 2020: Report...

The growth rate of app downloads in India at 28% y-o-y was four times higher than the global average...

 2021-01-19 12:11 

The Financial Express

'Business, economic resilience will depend on sustaining remote work'...

COVID-19 did not create the need for a shift to remote work, it accelerated a trend that has been building for some time and highlighted for business leaders the path to the so-called Future of Work....

 2021-01-19 12:09 

The Financial Express

Toyota Urban Cruiser automatic review, road test: Convenience, practicality rolled in sub-4m form...

The Toyota Urban Cruiser is the Japanese company's take on the Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza. Should you buy one or give it the cold shoulder has been explained in this review....

 2021-01-19 12:05 

The Financial Express

Apple extends Display Backlight Service Program for 13-inch MacBook Pro; now offers 5-year coverage...

The support page of the tech giant says that the issue in display might crop in a very small percentage of models of the laptop....

 2021-01-19 11:56 

The Financial Express

JEE, NEET 2021 Syllabus to remain unchanged, students to get options to answer questions, check details...

The statement comes as a clarification over Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank's comments during a webinar on Monday which many people said suggested that the entrance exams would be based on the reduced syllabus....

 2021-01-19 11:53 

The Financial Express

Union Budget 2021: Challenges in Economy and Banking...

Financial Express discusses the future of public sector banks, policy gaps on urban poor, production enablers and specific measures that can be expected from the Union Budget 2021....

 2021-01-19 11:47 

The Financial Express

Budget 2021: Aluminium industry seeks govt support; looks forward to supportive measures...

Union Budget 2021 India: The industry has also sought reduction in basic custom duty and correction of inverted duty structure on critical raw materials for aluminium industry value chain like aluminium fluoride and coal tar pitch....

 2021-01-19 11:44 

The Financial Express

FinMin allows Madhya Pradesh to raise Rs 1,423 cr additional fund through market borrowing...

Successful implementation of the reform has made the state eligible to mobilise additional financial resources equivalent to 0.15 per cent of its Gross State Domestic Product (GSDP)....

 2021-01-19 11:41 

The Financial Express

Venture Catalysts leads $2 million investment round in Creditenable...

The funds infused by VC along with its UK arm JPIN Venture Catalysts will be used for development of Creditenable's technology platform and expansion of user base, as per an official statement....

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