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How dangerous is climate change? A 250 mn-year-old event may hold clues

Sat, 12/08/2018 - 14:21
In some ways, the planet's worst mass extinction - 250 million years ago, at the end of the Permian Period - may parallel climate change today

Nabard signs $100-mn agreement with Green Climate Fund to boost solar power

Sat, 12/08/2018 - 14:00
Nabard is the NIE for Adaptation Fund of UNFCC and National Adaption Fund for Climate Change

'Very little goodwill reciprocated by developed nations at Katowice so far'

Sat, 12/08/2018 - 13:45
"They are defying the notion of enhanced transparency framework," says Ambassador Wael Aboulmagd of Egypt and the chair of the G77 China group on climate change in an exclusive interview

No GST on flats with issue of completion certificate: Finance Ministry

Sat, 12/08/2018 - 12:15
Builders are also required to pass on the benefits of lower tax burden to the buyers of property

ICEX witnesses 590 tons of steel delivery in December contract

Sat, 12/08/2018 - 12:08
Launched in August, the first steel long contract expired in November witnessed the delivery of a mere 30 tonnes

Odisha steel PSU Neelachal Ispat Nigam commences steel billets production

Sat, 12/08/2018 - 12:08
The addition of steel billets to its varied product portfolio would help fuel the turnaround plans and inch closer to making net profit

Oil PSUs planning to open nearly 4,500 petrol pumps across Gujarat

Sat, 12/08/2018 - 12:05
The Indian Oil will set up 128 retail outlets, with Bharat Petroleum 50 and Hindustan Petroleum 49 in Vadodara district of Gujarat

Bengaluru-based Steer Engineering moves Delhi HC against GSK Consumer

Sat, 12/08/2018 - 11:46
Steer Engineering has moved Delhi HC seeking to protect the technology it gave to GSK

Axis Bank inducts Amitabh Chaudhry as additional director on its board

Sat, 12/08/2018 - 11:10
Chaudhry, 54 years, will take over from Shikha Sharma after she demits office on December 31, 2018

Indirect tax dept extends annual GST returns filing date to March 31, 2019

Sat, 12/08/2018 - 07:51
Archit Gupta, CEO ClearTax said,'given that filing for GSTR-9 had not begun online, an extension was required'

How Facebook, Twitter and Google can clean up their acts if they want to

Sat, 12/08/2018 - 06:15
Facebook, Twitter, Google and other social media companies are causing society-wide damage

India to retain top position in remittances with $80 bn: World Bank

Sat, 12/08/2018 - 05:10
The Bank estimates that officially-recorded remittances to developing countries will increase by 10.8 per cent to reach $528 billion in 2018

'I agree' pop-up boxes aren't just annoying, they're dangerous as well

Sat, 12/08/2018 - 05:04
One solution to the endless process of trying to understand tricky consent requests is for different websites and apps to standardise their requests

Why Apple is no longer a byword for innovation? Here's what the markets say

Sat, 12/08/2018 - 04:58
The beauty of markets is that they reflect the future opportunities of firms in an accurate way, after consolidating the opinion of millions of investors

Climate actions can save India 3 times its GDP, but rich nations must pay

Sat, 12/08/2018 - 04:47
India's emissions of carbon dioxide (CO2) grew 6% a year over 16 years to 2016, faster than China's 3.2% and the world's average 1.3%

China's November trade surplus with US hits record high of $35.5 billion

Sat, 12/08/2018 - 04:37
China's exports and imports increased far less than expected in November

After traders request, GST return filing date extended to March 31, 2019

Sat, 12/08/2018 - 03:48
The announcement came a day after traders urged finance minister Arun Jaitley to extend the last date for filing annual GST return to March 31, 2019

'Dumb as rock': Trump hits back at former secretary of state Rex Tillerson

Sat, 12/08/2018 - 03:10
Trump's angry tweet on Tillerson came after the former secretary of state, in an interview to CBS News, was critical of the president

After Lyft, Uber confidentially files for Initial Public Offering: Report

Sat, 12/08/2018 - 02:45
Uber's most recent valuation was $76 billion, and could be worth $120 billion in an IPO

Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou faces Iran fraud charges, Canadian court hears

Fri, 12/07/2018 - 22:10
Meng Wanzhou was arrested in Canada's Pacific coast city of Vancouver on December 1 while changing planes during a trip from Hong Kong to Mexico