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EPFO numbers to boost govt claims on jobs: Here's what the data shows

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 16:54
Critics, however, don't find EPFO data robust as the bump is seen in the data because of the requirement that any establishment employing at least 20 people has to cut provident fund

Walmart tops up PhonePe wallet with Rs 743 cr to counter Amazon and Google

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 16:49
The fresh capital tops up PhonePe's war-chest as the Sameer Nigam-led company looks to support user growth in a market heated up by the entry of Google Pay and Amazon Pay

Online petition seeking to reverse Brexit hits 1-mn mark as May seeks delay

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 16:35
The UK Parliament considers all petitions that get more than 100,000 signatures for a debate

Unilever's UK investors gear up for tussle over dual headquarters

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 16:32
The maker of products such as Dove soap and Ben & Jerry's ice cream backed down in the face of a rebellion by UK investors in October, but said it was still considering ditching its Anglo-Dutch struct

Facebook admits to storing passwords in plain text on internal servers

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 16:23
The security slip left the passwords readable by the social networking giant's employees

IPL 2019 to be bigger and better! Here is what's in store for this edition

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 16:15
From multiple language feeds to digital engagement initiatives and innovative wrap programming, here's a look at what is in store for the 2019 edition of the IPL

BJP names 184 Lok Sabha candidates; Shah replaces Advani in Gandhinagar

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 15:39
Shah-led BJP has been disinclined to field leaders who are above 75-years of age

Qatar Airways denies talks with Jet's Chairman Naresh Goyal, son Nivaan

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 14:28
Jet Airways' chief executive officer Vinay Dube informed pilots earlier this week that the airline is looking for a potential investor

Mindtree board to meet again on Mar 26; to decide on share buyback

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 14:12
On Monday, diversified L&T made an offer to buy up to 66 per cent stake in Mindtree for around Rs 10,800 crore - a move that Mindtree promoters have vowed to oppose

After Google, EU's antitrust sights may turn to Amazon, Apple

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 13:08
While Google just got a third, and possibly final, EU fine on Wednesday, regulators still have their eyes on Amazon, Apple and Facebook

Not a happy Holi for Nirav Modi in one of England's most overcrowded jails

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 12:15
While he would hope to be held in a separate cell, the overcrowding pressures of the jail may mean him sharing a prison cell with any of its around 1,430 male prisoners

T-Series overtakes PewDiePie to become the most subscribed YouTube channel

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 10:59
Currently, T-series has over 90,528,290 subscribers while PewDiePie has subscribers with a count of 90,494,295

US Fed's abrupt policy shift invites Asian central banks to cut rates

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 10:45
Central banks in Indonesia and the Philippines -- among the most aggressive rate hikers last year -- kept policy on hold on Thursday

Austria's Pierer Industrie in talks with Bajaj for 48% stake in KTM

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 09:20
Pierer Industrie AG holds approximately 62% of the shares of KTM Industries AG. The listed company KTM Industries AG holds approximately 51.7% of the shares of KTM AG

McNally Bharat Engineering to declassify EMC as promoter shareholder

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 09:06
EMC is the company with which McNally Bharat Engineering had previously vied for a merger

IndiGo continues to recruit expat and 'out-of-job' pilots in India

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 08:10
IndiGo is facing acute shortage of commanders amid aggressive expansion of its fleet. The carrier has more than 210 planes in its fleet

Brokerage upgrades, REIT IPO help Prestige Estates, Phoneix Mills gain

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 07:58
Analysts say the outlook for the commercial real estate sector, which has been resilient even while residential segment went through a downturn, is healthy

Maharashtra SSC Class 10 exam papers of History, Political Science leaked

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 06:30
A case was registered at Narpoli police station against an unidentified person in this connection

This crop-guzzling insect may cost Indian farmers billions, warns UN

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 06:05
The Fall Armyworm pest is continuing to sweep across the globe, having moved eastwards from its native Americas onto Africa before arriving in Asia only last summer

Elections 2019: Why BJP-Sena combine may have the upper hand in Maharashtra

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 04:18
The western state shows that what you do in politics matters more than what you say