Friday, July 30, 2021

‘Business’ News

Bank credit grows by 5.8% in June

Friday, July 30, 2021 13:46

Bank credit grew to 5.8% for the fortnight ending June 18, as compared to 6% in the year ago period, according to data released by the Reserve Bank of India. Retail and personal grew by 11.9% while credit to MSMEs accelerated to 6.4% in the June period against a contraction ...

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Google Play Store revises content policy, places ‘sugar dating’ apps under ban

Friday, July 30, 2021 13:44

Among some of the other changes that are coming through on September 1 is a developer preview of app set ID for analytics or prevention of fraud.

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PVR Cinemas reopens, announces scheme for vaccinated individuals! Here’s everything we know

Friday, July 30, 2021 13:39

The multiplex chain also clarified that it would follow all the standard operating procedures (SOPs) as per the mandate of the Union Ministry of Information and Broadcasting to maintain safety and hygiene standards.

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Sino-India Corps commander-level talks tomorrow

Friday, July 30, 2021 13:00

The 12th round of Corps commander-level talks between India and China will be held at Moldo, on the Chinese side of Line of Actual Control, on July 31. The meeting is scheduled to take place at 10:30 AM."India and China are expected to discuss disengagement from the Hot Springs and ...

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Tokyo Olympics: How heart beat monitor measures an archer’s tension, pressure during a game

Friday, July 30, 2021 12:56

Deepika Kumari from India had her nerves under complete control during her match against Bhutan's Karma as her heart rate clocked 75 beats per minute only, as per the monitor.

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Rajat Dhawan elected McKinsey India managing partner

Friday, July 30, 2021 12:55

McKinsey India’s senior partner Rajat Dhawan has been elevated to the position of managing partner after the culmination of an elaborate selection exercise that started after Gautam Kumra was appointed the firm’s Asia chairman in a recent global reshuffle.McKinsey’s senior global partners conducted interviews with more than 69 partners of ...

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India-China LAC issue: Stage set for 12th round of talks on Saturday

Friday, July 30, 2021 12:43

As has been reported by Financial Express Online earlier this week, the agenda from the India side is to ensure there is a forward movement in the disengagement agreement at Hot Springs and Gogra.

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Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot writes to Centre, seeks direction to banks for granting loans to PM-KUSUM applicants

Friday, July 30, 2021 12:42

Rajasthan is among the early adopters of the KUSUM project and has already selected more than 600 applicants under the scheme.

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Market Movers: Two factors that triggered big spike in Sun Pharma

Friday, July 30, 2021 12:41

MUMBAI: After Dr Reddy’s Laboratories’ 10 per cent collapse on Wednesday, investors believed it to be the beginning of the end of the bull run in the sector. Today’s 10 per cent surge in Sun Pharmaceutical Industries has laid those suspicions to rest.Sun Pharma’s 10 per cent rise came after ...

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Delta variant may be as infectious as chickenpox: Study

Friday, July 30, 2021 12:38

NEW YORK: The Delta variant of the coronavirus may cause more severe illness than all other known versions of the virus and spread as easily as chickenpox, media reports quoting an internal document from the US health authority said. The document from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention ...

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