India emerges as 5th largest producer of e-waste in world, says study

India emerges as 5th largest producer of e-waste in world, says study

A new study revealed that India has emerged as the fifth largest producer of e-waste in the world by discarding roughly 18.5 lakh metric tonnes of electronic waste every year.

India's B-schools disaster: Only 7 percent graduates employable, says Assocham

India's B-schools disaster: Only 7 percent graduates employable, says Assocham

The report by Assocham expresses concern over the decay in the standards of B-schools.

Negotiate with Mallya on dues, cut losses: Assocham to banks

Negotiate with Mallya on dues, cut losses: Assocham to banks

With banks having rejected Rs 4,000 crore offer made by 'wilful defaulter' Vijay Mallya to settle dues of over Rs 9,000 crore, industry body Assocham has asked them to be open to negotiations and cut losses.

Smartphone sales likely to touch 160 mn units in FY17

Sale of smartphones in the country is likely to touch 160 million units in financial year 2016-17 as compared to last fiscal's 100 million units, according to Assocham.

Many women want to quit jobs due to gender bias, odd hours: ASSOCHAM

About one-fourth working women in the private sector wish to quit their jobs due to several reasons such as inconvenient working hours, gender bias, safety issues, workplace harassment, among others, an Assocham survey said today.

Jat reservation row: Why are protesters putting public at an inconvenience? - Part IV

Zee News is the highly popular Hindi News channel of India’s largest television network ZMCL. The channel, which has a huge following in India and abroad, has won several prestigious national and international awards. Amongst its popular programs are -

Jat reservation row: Why are protesters putting public at an inconvenience? - Part III

Zee News is the highly popular Hindi News channel of India’s largest television network ZMCL. The channel, which has a huge following in India and abroad, has won several prestigious national and international awards. Amongst its popular programs are -

Jat reservation row: Why are protesters putting public at an inconvenience? - Part II

Political Quirky may be actually Active behind unresolved issue of Jat reservation Fight.

The ASSOCHAM has disclosed that the country has suffered a loss of INR 20,000 Crore in two days due to Jat Reservation fight. The Railway alone has suffered a loss of INR 3,000 Crore.

Jat reservation row: Why are protesters putting public at an inconvenience?

The Shocking Reports from ASSOCHAM doubts hidden forces may actually be active behind Nationwide quirky of Jat Reservation.

The Fares of Airlines and Railways climbs due to Jat Reservation Fight.

'Kerala only state to record growth in investment proposals'

The growth rate is to the tune of 315 percent, the industry body said in its study titled 'Realising economic growth potential in Kerala'.

Arun Jaitley should announce woman-friendly Budget: ASSOCHAM

Arun Jaitley should announce woman-friendly Budget: ASSOCHAM

In order to help salaried income households and encourage more women to join the work force, the Finance Minister Arun Jaitley should announce a ten-fold increase in children education allowance and tax exemption for creche facility in the Budget, the ASSOCHAM has said.

Economy to improve, private investment a concern: Assocham

The Indian economy is expected to improve in six months but private sector investments will be a matter for concern due to sluggish capacity utilisation and pressure on corporate earnings, the Assocham said on Sunday.

Excess chromium in supplements causes cancer: Doctors

Earlier this month, a study by University of Sydney also came up with the conclusion that high intake of chromium through nutrition supplements makes consumers prone to cancer.

Let rupee slide to help exports remain competitive: Assocham

Asserting that the slide of the rupee was a good sign for India, Assocham Sunday said the country must allow the currency to depreciate to help exports remain competitive.

76 percent kids below age 13 hooked to YouTube: Assocham

76 percent kids below age 13 hooked to YouTube: Assocham

Despite the government's strict norms that prohibit children under 13 from joining mobile sharing platforms, nearly 76 percent of children aged 7-13 years visit video-streaming website YouTube daily, a new Associated Chambers of Commerce of India (Assocham) survey found.

IIP growth a morale booster for economy: India Inc

Cheering the spurt in industrial output which grew by 9.8 percent in October, India Inc Friday termed it as a booster for the economy, hoping that the strong growth trend would continue on the back of reforms.

ASSOCHAM welcomes CEA-led committee's suggestions on GST rate

Apex industry body ASSOCHAM has welcomed the report of Chief Economic Advisor (CEA) Arvind Subramanian- led panel recommending standard GST rate of 18 percent and lower rate of 12 percent on specified goods.

Chennai floods: Financial loss may exceed Rs 15,000 crore

Chennai floods: Financial loss may exceed Rs 15,000 crore

Industry body Assocham on Wednesday estimated the financial loss in Chennai floods to exceed Rs 15,000 crore even as insurance companies are anticipating claims of at least Rs 500 crore.

Sunil Kanoria takes over as Assocham president

Sunil Kanoria takes over as Assocham president

SREI Infrastructure Finance vice-chairman Sunil Kanoria Wednesday assumed charge as president of industry body Assocham.

Indian film industry stands for Make in India: Shah Rukh Khan

Indian film industry stands for Make in India: Shah Rukh Khan

 Superstar Shah Rukh Khan says Indian film industry is an colourful example of 'Make in India' initiative, as it crosses borders and takes the culture to every part of the world.