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Not possible to introduce ghost entries into Aadhaar database: UIDAI

Not possible to introduce ghost entries into Aadhaar database: UIDAI

Such claims "lack substance and are baseless", it said.

Sep 12, 2018, 11:59 AM IST
RBI submitted a list of high profile fraud cases to PMO: Rajan

RBI submitted a list of high profile fraud cases to PMO: Rajan

Rajan, who was RBI governor for three years till September 2016, is currently teaching at the Chicago Booth School of Business.

Sep 12, 2018, 10:17 AM IST
Report on Aadhaar enrolment software being hacked incorrect and irresponsible: UIDAI

Report on Aadhaar enrolment software being hacked incorrect and irresponsible: UIDAI

Unique Identification Authority of India dismissed a news report appearing in social and online media about Aadhaar Enrolment Software being allegedly hacked.

Sep 11, 2018, 19:53 PM IST
Larger number of bad loans originated in 2006-2008: Rajan

Larger number of bad loans originated in 2006-2008: Rajan

Rajan pointed out that the loan waivers vitiate the credit culture and an all-party agreement to this effect would be in the country`s interest in view of impending elections.

Sep 11, 2018, 18:00 PM IST
Aadhaar software hacked, personal data security compromised: Report

Aadhaar software hacked, personal data security compromised: Report

This software patch is reportedly available at just Rs 2,500.

Sep 11, 2018, 17:10 PM IST
Rail Sahyog – Portal for private firms to donate CSR funds launched

Rail Sahyog – Portal for private firms to donate CSR funds launched

Company law in April 2014 mandated that businesses with annual revenues of more than Rs 10 billion give away 2 percent of their net profit to charity.

Sep 11, 2018, 15:15 PM IST
Petrol touches Rs 90.11 in Maharashtra's Parbhani

Petrol touches Rs 90.11 in Maharashtra's Parbhani

On the 15th day of consecutive hikes, petrol prices increased on Tuesday by Rs 0.14 and diesel by Rs 0.15.

Sep 11, 2018, 15:00 PM IST
Nitin Gadkari says fuel from ethanol plants will bring down diesel price to Rs 50/litre, petrol to Rs 55

Nitin Gadkari says fuel from ethanol plants will bring down diesel price to Rs 50/litre, petrol to Rs 55

Switching to ethanol, methanol, bio-fuel and CNG will cut down dependence on petroleum and reduce the prices of petrol and diesel.

Sep 11, 2018, 14:27 PM IST
UP to clear Rs 10,000 cane dues before start of new season

UP to clear Rs 10,000 cane dues before start of new season

A proposal to provide Rs 5,535 crore for the purpose of clearing cane dues of both cooperative and private sector will be placed before the cabinet in the coming week.

Sep 11, 2018, 10:42 AM IST
Need different thinking to reduce sugar stocks, says Sharad Pawar

Need different thinking to reduce sugar stocks, says Sharad Pawar

India produced a record 32 million tonnes of sugar in the current 2017-18 marketing year.

Sep 11, 2018, 10:39 AM IST
Over optimistic bankers, growth slowdown responsible for bad loans: Rajan

Over optimistic bankers, growth slowdown responsible for bad loans: Rajan

Rajan, who was RBI governor for three years till September 2016, is currently the Katherine Dusak Miller Distinguished Service Professor of Finance at Chicago Booth School of Business.

Sep 11, 2018, 10:33 AM IST
Fuel price touches fresh high; Petrol at Rs 88.26/litre in Mumbai, Rs 80.87/litre in Delhi

Fuel price touches fresh high; Petrol at Rs 88.26/litre in Mumbai, Rs 80.87/litre in Delhi

The fuel prices continued to rise on Tuesday morning, with the price of Petrol increasing by Rs 0.14 in both Delhi and Mumbai.

Sep 11, 2018, 07:38 AM IST
Govt rules out excise duty cut as petrol, diesel prices hit fresh high

Govt rules out excise duty cut as petrol, diesel prices hit fresh high

Almost half of the fuel price is made up of taxes.

Sep 10, 2018, 17:45 PM IST
India's share in Asia-Pacific's GDP rises to 17.3% from 14. 6% in 2000: ADB

India's share in Asia-Pacific's GDP rises to 17.3% from 14. 6% in 2000: ADB

China accounted for 42.7 percent of the region's total output at PPP in 2017.

Sep 10, 2018, 16:29 PM IST
Fuel price continues to rise: Petrol hits record high of Rs 80.73 in Delhi, Rs 88.12 in Mumbai

Fuel price continues to rise: Petrol hits record high of Rs 80.73 in Delhi, Rs 88.12 in Mumbai

The fuel prices continued on its upward trajectory, with the price of Petrol touching Rs 80.73/litre in Delhi and Rs 88.12/litre in Mumbai.

Sep 10, 2018, 06:47 AM IST
Petrol and Diesel prices go up again: Check out rates on September 9 in metro cities

Petrol and Diesel prices go up again: Check out rates on September 9 in metro cities

The petrol price surged by 12 paise from 80.38 per litre and the hike in diesel price was 10 paise from Rs 72.51 per litre in Delhi.

Sep 09, 2018, 07:28 AM IST
Rupee strong as ever, dollar creating problem: Oil minister Pradhan on rising fuel prices

Rupee strong as ever, dollar creating problem: Oil minister Pradhan on rising fuel prices

Dharmendra Pradhan has blamed international factors for soaring fuel prices. "These factors aren't in India's hands."

Sep 08, 2018, 14:59 PM IST
Petrol and diesel prices eye century, household budgets clean bowled

Petrol and diesel prices eye century, household budgets clean bowled

The common man across the country is not feeling the pinch of surging fuel prices. He's feeling outright pain.

Sep 08, 2018, 12:05 PM IST
Petrol and Diesel prices go up again: Check out rates on September 8 in metro cities

Petrol and Diesel prices go up again: Check out rates on September 8 in metro cities

In Delhi, the prices of petrol and diesel are Rs.80.38 per litre and Rs.72.51 per litre respectively.

Sep 08, 2018, 06:54 AM IST
Traders call nationwide strike on September 28 against Walmart-Flipkart deal

Traders call nationwide strike on September 28 against Walmart-Flipkart deal

Retailers association CAIT has called for nationwide traders' strike on September 28 to protest against acquisition of Flipkart by US retail giant Walmart, the traders' body said Thursday.

Sep 07, 2018, 13:10 PM IST

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