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Viacom 18 debuts into Bengali webseries

Viacom 18 debuts into Bengali webseries

Entertainment major Viacom 18 debuted into Bengali web series entertainment segment with ‘Aschorjo packet’, a comic chat show. The chat show will feature two celebrities of the entertainment world and…

BSNL offers unlimited calls, 1GB data/day for 1 yr at Rs 999

BSNL offers unlimited calls, 1GB data/day for 1 yr at Rs 999

State-owned Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited has introduced a new prepaid plan for its users in India. Under this offer, BSNL prepaid customers will get unlimited data access for 365 days…

Uber CEO aims to pare losses and get ‘the love back’

Uber CEO aims to pare losses and get ‘the love back’

Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi is focused on cutting the company’s massive losses and “getting the love back” after a year of damaging revelations about the ride-hailing service’s sometimes heartless treatment…

Will take full capacity action against guilty: PNB

Will take full capacity action against guilty: PNB

The Punjab National Bank (PNB) said it will take “full-capacity” action against the wrong doers in the Rs 11,400-crore Nirav Modi fraud case, which started in 2011. The state-owned bank…

Govt to change base year for GDP, IIP to 2017-18

Govt to change base year for GDP, IIP to 2017-18

The government will change the base year to 2017-18 for the calculation of GDP and IIP numbers while for retail inflation the year will be revised to 2018, Union minister…

WPI inflation eases to 6-month low of 2.84% in Jan

WPI inflation eases to 6-month low of 2.84% in Jan

Inflation based on wholesale prices eased to a six-month low of 2.84 per cent in January on cheaper food articles even as vegetable prices continued to rule high. Calculated on…

Iraq aims to raise oil output to 7 mn barrels: Minister

Iraq aims to raise oil output to 7 mn barrels: Minister

Iraq, the second largest oil producer in the OPEC cartel, plans to sharply increase its output capacity to seven million barrels a day by 2022, its oil minister said. Iraq…

PNB detects $1.77 bn fraud

PNB detects $1.77 bn fraud

In what could be the biggest banking fraud in India, state-owned Punjab National Bank said it has detected a USD 1.77 billion scam in which billionaire jeweller Nirav Modi allegedly…

IIM Calcutta records 100 per cent placement

IIM Calcutta records 100 per cent placement

IIM Calcutta has achieved 100 per cent placement for its 2016-2018 batch within a span of over two days with the consulting sector emerging as the top recruiter, according to…

High-end bikes to get cheaper as govt slashes import duty

High-end bikes to get cheaper as govt slashes import duty

Imported motorcycles from high- end brands, including Harley Davidson and Triumph, are set to get cheaper as the government slashed customs duty to 50 per cent. Earlier, import of motorcycles…