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LVB to merge with DBS Bank India

Lakshmi Vilas bank will be amalgamated with DBS Bank India, the Reserve Bank of India said on Tuesday while announcing a Draft Scheme of Amalgamation.…

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ICICI Lombard, Yes Bank inks Bancassurance tie-up

Private sector general insurer  ICICI Lombard on Monday announced that it has entered into a Bancassurance tie-up with Yes Bank.  In a press release, ICICI…

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IT major Infosys to acquire GuideVision

IT major Infosys on Monday announced a definitive agreement to acquire GuideVision, one of the largest ServiceNow Elite Partners in Europe. GuideVision is an award…

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CDSL crosses 2.5 crore demat accounts

Central Depository Services (India) Limited (CDSL), on Wednesday said that the net number of active demat accounts opened has crossed a new milestone of 2.5…

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Will IOB be out of RBI’s PCA framework soon ?

Indian Overseas Bank (IOB) has posted a net profit for a second quarter in a row with a substantial improvement in reducing its non-performing assets…

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Tube Investments to pick controlling stake in CG Power

Murugappa Group-owned Tube Investments is all set to acquire controlling interest in the CG Power and Industrial Solutions Limited under RBI’s Stressed Assets framework.  In…

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Reliance, bp to sell fuel under ‘Jio-bp’ brand

Energy major bp and oil-to-telecom conglomerate Reliance Industries on Thursday announced the launch of a new Indian fuels and mobility joint venture, Reliance BP Mobility…

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Bollywood mourns for Sushant Singh Rajput

It was a black Sunday for the Indian film industry. Bollywood, which has lost some of its finest actors Rishi Kapoor, Irrfan Khan, music composer…

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HDFC reduces retail prime lending rate

Mortgage lender Housing Development Finance Corporation (HDFC) on Friday announced reduction in its retail prime lending rate (RPLR) on housing and non-housing loans, on which…

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SBI to divest 2.1% in SBI Life Insurance

The country’s largest lender State Bank of India on Thursday informed exchanges that the executive committee of its Central Board of Directors have approved the…

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Thierry Delaporte appointed as MD & CEO of Wipro

IT giant Wipro on Friday announced the appointment of Thierry Delaporte as the Managing Director (MD) and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the company with…

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Maruti Suzuki resumes operation at Gujarat Plant

Maruti Suzuki on Monday said it has started production at its Gujarat plant.  In a regulatory filing, the country’s largest vehicle manufacturer said, “Maruti Suzuki…

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RBI extends term loans moratorium by 3 months

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Friday extended the moratorium on loan repayments by another 3 months. In a video press conference held today,…

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Raymond to raise Rs. 100 crore through NCDs

Textile major Raymond Limited on Monday announced that it is planning to raise Rs. 100 crore through non-convertible debentures (NCDs) on a private placement basis.…

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Bharti Airtel launches Work@home for enterprises.

Telecom major Bharti Airtel on Monday announced the launch of ‘Work@Home’- an enterprise grade work from home solution for businesses which enables a fully secure…

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Nirmala Sitharaman Press Conference Highlights

Finance Minister Niramala Sitharaman on Wednesday announced a slew of financial measures to revive the economy and to support businesses, particularly small and medium ones,…

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BPPI donated Rs. 25 lakh to PMCARES fund

The Bureau of Pharma PSUs of India (BPPI) on Tuesday contributed Rs. 25 lakh to PMCares Fund in order to support the government in its…

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PM Modi to address the nation at 8 PM today

Prime minister Narendra Modi will address the nation at 8 PM on Tuesday, PMO tweeted. The announcement comes after Modi’s fifth interaction with state chief…

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IRCTC to open ticket booking from tomorrow

Indian Railways on Sunday announced that it is planning to gradually restart passenger train services from May 12. The train journey will initially start with…

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TN CM Relief Fund Receives Rs. 347.76 crore

The Tamil Nadu Chief Minister’s Public Relief Fund (CMPRF) has received a total contribution of Rs. 347.76 crore to aid its fight against the coronavirus…

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UPSC Civil Service Prelims 2020 Exam date postponed

Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) on Monday announced in a press release that the Civil Services (Preliminary) Examination, which was scheduled to be held on…

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TASMAC shops to remain shut in Chennai

The Tamil Nadu government on Tuesday partially reversed its earlier order allowing TASMAC liquor shops to operate in the state from May 7. In its…

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Bollywood veteran Rishi Kapoor no more

Veteran Bollywood actor Rishi Kapoor passed away on Thursday at the age of 67. The actor was admitted to HN Reliance Hospital on Wednesday after…

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Leaders mourn the death of actor Irrfan Khan

The news about the untimely death of Bollywood actor Irrfan Khan on Wednesday came as a rude shock to millions of movie fans and people…

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Actor Irrfan Khan passes away

Bollywood actor Irrfan Khan, who was battling with neuroendocrine tumour for more than two years, died at the age of 54 on Wednesday. He was…

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Akshay Kumar donates Rs. 2 crore to Mumbai Police

Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar has donated Rs. 2 crore to Mumbai Police Foundation to support frontline warriors fighting against the Coronavirus pandemic.  On Monday, Mumbai…

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HDFC acquires 6.43% stake in Reliance Capital

Mortgage lender Housing Development Finance Corporation (HDFC) acquired 6.43% stake in debt-trapped  Reliance Capital on Saturday.  In a regulatory filing, HDFC said it has acquired…

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Bharti Infratel Q4 Net up by 7% to Rs 650 crore.

Telecom tower and infrastructure provider Bharti Infratel posted a 7% growth in consolidated net profit for Q4 at Rs. 650 crore. The company’s net profit…

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Tata Motors Q4 global wholesale down by 35%

Tata Motors’ global wholesale number, including Jaguar Land Rover, declined by 35% year-on-year to 231,929 in the fourth quarter of FY20 as compared to the…

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Eros International merges with STX Entertainment

Entertainment major Eros International on Saturday announced an all-share merger with Hollywood’s STX Entertainment to create a new, publicly traded media company with operations across…

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DD National breaks its own viewership record

Prasar Bharati on Thursday tweeted Doordarshan (DD) National continues to be Number 1 for two consecutive times in a row.  Viewership of Week 14 was…

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EPFO extends March ECR filing deadline to May 15

The Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) on Wednesday extended the due date for filing of Electronic Challan cum Return (ECR) to May 15 following the…

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Lockdown will extend till May 3 : PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today announced that the nationwide lockdown will be extended till May 3. In a televised address to the nation, the Prime…

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OnePlus 8 series to launch on April 14

OnePlus on Monday announced that its next generation phone – OnePlus 8 series will be launched on April 14. In a Twitter post, the Chinese…

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Google to close Neighbourly app

Google has decided to shut down its Neighbourly app, as it failed to attract more users even after two years of its launch. The voice-based…

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TN CM Relief Fund receives Rs. 36 crore

The Tamil Nadu Chief Minister’s Public Relief Fund (CMPRF) has received a total contribution of Rs. 36.34 crore to aid its fight against the spread…

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RBI moratorium : Credit card dues also covered

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) today clarified that the moratorium of three months on payment of all instalments on term loans, announced earlier today,…