Society Global Indian Icon Awards 2018 to be held in London

In keeping with its editorial philosophy and to celebrate the global success stories of Indian Icons from different walks of life, Society magazine is hosting its annual Society Global Indian Icon Awards in London on 10th October at Montcalm Hotel in London, UK. The awards are being sponsored by...
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Tata Motors leads the automobile market

Even as most car manufacturers witnessed a decline in domestic sales in September due to high fuel and product prices, Tata Motors’ performance was significant. The passenger vehicles (PV) division of Tata Motors reported 7% growth in domestic sales as compared to the same period last year. All carmakers...
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Land acquisitions to delay RRTS

Implementation of the Regional Rapid Transit System (RRTS) project, connecting Delhi to the greater National Capital Region (NCR) might take longer than expected due to delay in land acquisition. National Capital Region Transport Corporation (NCRTC), a joint sector company of the Centre and Delhi, Haryana, Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh...
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Trade of Asian stocks dip, market under tension

Asian stocks dropped for the third consecutive session on September 3, hit by worries over further escalation of the U.S-China trade war and unstable emerging market currencies. MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan fell 0.7% while Japan’s Nikkei shed 0.5% though trade could be subdued due to...
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Thyrocare extends a helping hand for Kerala Floods

Kerala is getting back to normalcy after the recent flood which devastated the state. The overall damage is estimated to be more than Rs 21,000 crores. According to authorities, 31% of the total flood-hit houses have been cleaned and electricity has been restored for 23.36 lakh connections of the...
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WhatsApp to curb forward message option for India

WhatsApp have announced that its users in India will not be allowed to forward more than five chats at once, while the quick forward button will be removed in light of the recent mob lynching incidents. The move follows after the reports of fake message circulations via the platform...
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No relaxation to LIC from SEBI

Insurance giant Life Insurance Corporation (LIC) of India will not be given any relaxation from the Securities and Exchange Board of India’s (SEBI) takeover code and will have to make an open offer to the stakeholders of state-owned IDBI Bank. This will be in line with the norms set...
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India to look for lithium and cobalt mines abroad

India is scrambling to acquire lithium and cobalt mines abroad, along with other resources, to ensure that it has access to such strategic minerals, with China having already taken a substantial lead in the race, much in the manner that it has done so in oil and gas. The...
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Educational loans to get costlier & bigger in FY18

The ticket-size of educational loans in India has risen 47% in the last fiscal year despite a fall in the number of students seeking assistance, illustrating that top university and college programmes are becoming increasingly costlier in the country. Loan disbursals climbed 9.25% in FY18 to touch a portfolio...
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