Vijayawada airport in Andhra Pradesh has spacious new terminal building

With increase in air traffic due to development of Andhra Pradesh's new capital Amaravati near here, Vijayawada airport has been expanded with the inauguration of a new terminal building on Thursday.
IANS | Jan 12, 2017Read Story »

India on cusp of e-commerce revolution; online shopping zooms

India is in the throes of an e-commerce revolution. It has led to online shopping zooming 83 per cent in 2016.
IANS | Jan 12, 2017Read Story »

German SMEs urged to 'Make in India'

German Mittelstand (SMEs) companies have been asked to invest and partner India in the IT and electronics sectors.
IANS | Mar 29, 2017Read Story »

Indian basket of crude oils goes below $50 a barrel

The Indian basket of crude oils went below the psychological $50-a-barrel-mark this week as global prices fell on the back of a supply glut from rising US crude inventories, offsetting some of the output cut e
IANS | Mar 24, 2017Read Story »

We stand by demonetisation; 'shock' was needed: Jaitley

Asserting that the government fully stood by its November 8 demonetisation, Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday said the decision was needed to "shock the shadow economy" running parallel to the co
IANS | Mar 23, 2017Read Story »

India’s mining sector seeks Canadian experience

By Ajit Jain | Special to
Mar 22, 2017
Growing cooperation between India and Canada is to a large extent due to the proactive role taken by the 1.3 million strong Indo-Canadian community, according to India's Consul-General Dinesh Bhatia. Read Story »

Idea, Vodafone merge to create India's largest telecom company

In one of the biggest mergers in the telecom space, Vodafone India and Aditya Birla Group-promoted Idea Cellular on Monday announced their much-awaited amalgamation.
IANS | Mar 20, 2017Read Story »

Modi understands the country: Mukesh Ambani

Reliance Industries Chairman Mukesh Ambani on Saturday lauded Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his demonetisation move and digital drives.
IANS | Mar 19, 2017Read Story »

6,410 kg gold mobilised under Gold Monetisation Scheme

As much as 6,410 kg gold has been mobilised under the Gold Monetisation Scheme so far, according to the reports received till February 18 this year, Parliament was informed on Friday.
IANS | Mar 11, 2017Read Story »

Indian mangoes may head for Iran this year

In an instance of adversity being turned into an opportunity, mango varieties from northern India, which arrive in the market much after those from western and southern India have satiated the appetites of afi
By Saurabh Katkurwar | IANS | Mar 09, 2017Read Story »