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Last updated: Thursday, March 23, 2017 9:04:03 PM

Policy to tackle NPAs coming very soon: Jaitley
New Delhi, March 23 (IANS) The government will shortly announce measures to deal with the major problem of banks' non-performing assets (NPAs), or bad loans, that it has drawn up in consultation with the RBI, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Thursday.

Thursday, March 23, 2017 9:04:03 PM

Facilities for disabled being provided at airports
New Delhi, March 23 (IANS) The central government on Thursday said facilities like lifts, ramps, toilets and wheelchairs are being provided at all the airports managed by the Airports Authority of India (AAI) to persons with disabilities.

Thursday, March 23, 2017 8:10:04 PM

Airtel to acquire Tikona's 4G business for Rs 1,600 crore
New Delhi, March 23 (IANS) Bharti Airtel on Thursday announced an agreement with Tikona Digital Networks to acquire the latter's 4G business, including the Broadband Wireless Access (BWA) spectrum and 350 sites, in five telecom circles for around Rs 1,600 crore.

Thursday, March 23, 2017 7:38:05 PM

BSES payment counters to remain open this Sunday
New Delhi, March 23 (IANS) BSES, one of Delhi's two power distribution companies (discoms), on Thursday said cash counters at division offices of its sister discoms BSES Rajdhani Power Ltd (BRPL) and BSES Yamuna Power Ltd (BYPL) will remain open on March 26, 2017, which is a Sunday, between 9 am and 3 pm.

Thursday, March 23, 2017 7:14:04 PM

Third Protocol amending India-Singapore DTAA notified
New Delhi, March 23 (IANS) The Third Protocol amending India-Singapore Double Taxation Avoidance Agreement (DTAA) was notified on Thursday. The agreement came into force on February 27 this year.

Thursday, March 23, 2017 7:00:06 PM

Petroleum under GST, but will apply after states agree: Jaitley
New Delhi, March 23 (IANS) Petroleum products, which will be within the purview of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) slated to be implemented from July 1, would, however, continue to be taxed as per the current taxation regime until the GST Council agrees on applying GST to these products, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Thursday.

Thursday, March 23, 2017 6:26:04 PM

Airtel to acquire Tikona's 4G business for Rs 1,600 crore
New Delhi, March 23 (IANS) Bharti Airtel on Thursday announced it has entered into an agreement with Tikona Digital Networks to acquire the latter's 4G business, including the Broadband Wireless Access (BWA) spectrum and 350 sites, in five telecom circles for around Rs 1,600 crore, a company statement said.

Thursday, March 23, 2017 6:22:04 PM

India's current account deficit rises in third quarter
Mumbai, March 23 (IANS) India's current account deficit (CAD) rose to $7.9 billion in the third quarter (October-December) of 2016-17 from $7.1 billion in the same quarter of 2015-16, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) said on Thursday.

Thursday, March 23, 2017 6:20:04 PM

Foreign funds' inflows, short covering lift Indian equities (Roundup)
Mumbai, March 23 (IANS) Huge inflows of foreign funds, coupled with positive global cues, and healthy buying witnessed in automobile, capital goods and oil and gas stocks lifted the Indian equity markets on Thursday.

Thursday, March 23, 2017 6:12:04 PM

Google, MeitY launch initiatives to proliferate digital awareness
New Delhi, March 23 (IANS) In line with the government's vision to proliferate the digital growth and empower citizens digitally, Google and MeitY on Thursday announced 'Digital Payment Security alliance' initiative that aims to create community awareness on safe and secure digital practices.

Thursday, March 23, 2017 5:38:05 PM

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