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‘Secret benefactor’: Mizoram bizman pays off 4 distressed debtors’ loans

BY SUJIT CHAKRABORTY Aizawl, May 19 (IANS) Even as the Covid-19 induced economic crisis has impacted crores of people and businesses, a businessman in...

FM gives break-up of eco package; allocation at Rs 20,97,053 cr

New Delhi, May 17 (IANS) Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Sunday listed all the measures and allocations made under the Rs 20 lakh crore...

‘New Reliance for a New India’

New Delhi, May 17 (IANS) "New Reliance for a New India" is the pitch for Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL) in a corporate presentation sent...

‘Reform, Perform & Transform’: Shah reminds after FM’s reforms steps

New Delhi, May 16 (IANS) As Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman's reforms announcement on Saturday coincided with the completion of six years of Narendra...

FM drives stimulus tractor, attempts to revive farm sector

New Delhi, May 15 (IANS) Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday came out with a slew of fiscal measures along with regulatory reforms...

Big bang agri reforms: Central law to give free market access to farmers

New Delhi, May 15 (IANS) In a big reform initiative, the Central government has decided to throw open the doors of national markets for...

Maharashtra allows 65,000 industries to resume operation

Mumbai, May 14 (IANS) Nearly two months after lockdown, the country's biggest industrialised state has started limping back to normalcy with the government permitting...

15 measures to revive economy, big takeaways for MSMEs, NBFCs

New Delhi, May 14 (IANS) Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has come out with 15 new and some enhanced measures to revive businesses, and...

Necessary steps, but doubts over implementation, effectiveness: Economists

New Delhi, May 13 (IANS) As Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Wednesday announced the first phase of the economic package with liquidity measures for...

Uber lays off 3,700 workers over 3-minute long Zoom calls

San Francisco, May 13 (IANS) Ride-hailing app Uber has laid off nearly 3,700 employees or about 14 per cent of its workforce via multiple Zoom...