Reach out to opposition to end RS logjam, Naidu urges govt

Mar 23 2018

Venkaiah Naidu urged the govt to reach out to different political parties to end the 3-week-long impasse in the RS and hoped that order would be restored in the House.

Stalemate continues; RS adjourned till Monday, LS till Tuesday

Mar 23 2018

Both Houses of Parliament were adjourned for the 15th day as the stalemate between the opposition and the government continued for the third week.

Safeguard duty proposed on solar panel imports for 200 days

Mar 23 2018

The Directorate General of Safeguards (DGS) has recommended imposition of duty on imports of solar cells for a period of 200 days, Parliament was informed.

Suspended Cambridge Analytica CEO recalled by British parl committee

Mar 22 2018

A British parliamentary committee has recalled the suspended CEO of Cambridge Analytica to face further questions over his role in the harvesting of Facebook data.

'PNB suffers Rs 14,506 cr loss due to fraud in FY18 so far'

Mar 22 2018

State-owned Punjab National Bank (PNB) has witnessed losses to the tune of Rs 14,500 crore due to fraud so far in this fiscal, Parliament was informed this week.

Dislodging ash build up a reason for NTPC's Unchahar plant accident

Mar 22 2018

The power ministry is examining report of an official panel on NTPC's Unchahar plant accident which has listed high ash build up and consequent tube failure in boiler.

EU court strikes a blow for transparency in EUlegislation process

Mar 22 2018

Europe’s second-highest court sided with proponents of more transparency in the EU lawmaking process, saying that European Parliament should provide key documents.

Govt should seek immediate review of SC order on SC/ST Act: CPI

Mar 22 2018

The CPI asked the govt to seek an immediate review of the recent SC judgement diluting the stringent provisions mandating immediate arrest under the SC/ST Act.

Union minister to reach out to oppn leaders to break Parl logjam

Mar 22 2018

Union minister Vijay Goel will meet key opposition leaders at their residence in an effort to break the logjam in Parliament.

Price realisation of coal by CIL via FSA dips 3.4% in Q3

Mar 21 2018

Average price realisation of coal sold by CIL through fuel supply pacts fell 3.4 pc to Rs 1,182 per tonne in October-December in comparison to the previous quarter.

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To add platform capabilities in the insurance segment which contributes 15% of total business

The Acquisition is expected to close within the next 3 months


Sells Essar Steel loan to Deutsche Bank

Has sold its $385 mn Foreign currency loan extended to Essar Steel

Bank has taken a 38% haircut

Rs 1600 cr is expected earnings to the bank from the deal

Economic Times Reports


To Sell 50% stake in prime Mumbai office assets to Blackstone for $1.3bn

The co is also in discussions to sell its residential and commercial projects in Chennai

To convene shareholder’s meet on 23rd March in regard to the proposed divestment

Mint Reports


Gets Order Worth Rs 230 Cr From NTPC

To perform the pressure part metallurgy upgradation for 3 660MW super critical steam generators

Will help NTPC commission the 3x 660MW plant started 12years


Declared L1 bidder for EPC Project in UP worth Rs 677cr from NHAI

The completion period for the project is 30 months

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