Thursday, Feb 09, 2023



Hotel industry opposes BMC plans to collect use fee for garbage disposal

February 04, 2022 9:17 pm

The solid waste management rules of 2016 define “user fee” as a charge imposed by the local body on a waste generator to cover full or part of the cost of providing door-to-door solid waste collection, transportation, processing and disposal services.

Income of poorest fifth plunged 53% in 5 yrs; those at top surged

January 24, 2022 10:58 am

🔴 This stark K-shaped recovery emerges in the latest round of ICE360 Survey 2021, conducted by People’s Research on India’s Consumer Economy (PRICE), a Mumbai- based think-tank.

Every additional year of education increases person's average income by about 6.7% in India: Study

November 16, 2021 10:24 am

The study also found that every rupee invested towards the completion of school education is expected to bring an economic benefit between Rs 4.5 and Rs 8.2 in terms of the future earnings of each individual.

Earn better now to shun loneliness later in life: Study

May 14, 2016 3:17 pm

Having a good job along with a satisfied professional status is what people want. The higher the income, the less likely it is that that the individuals would be lonely.

Investments: Before the plunge,know risk appetite and tolerance

September 06, 2013 7:44 pm

The higher the returns from a particular investment,the higher will be the risks involved.

'Indians optimistic on salaries,job'

February 16, 2011 5:59 pm

Indian consumers are more optimistic about their regular income and employment than six months ago.

ICICI Bank Q1 net profit rises 17 pc

August 01, 2010 2:18 am

Meeting market estimates,private sector lender ICICI Bank has reported a 16.8 per cent jump in net profit at Rs 1,026 crore for the first quarter ended June 2010....

Tax: Get it done before the last day

July 26, 2010 1:14 am

The last day for filing returns is just five days away. If you haven’t done the needful yet,here is a quick guide to help you file returns accurately....

FIR: Nirvikar Singh has assets 216 times more than income

July 19, 2010 2:41 am

From a penthouse to one kanal plot; a plush bungalow to flats in posh localities of Gurgaon and Delhi; Nirvikar Singh...

‘India Inc 500 grew 19 pct’

April 14, 2010 7:26 pm

Top 500 companies' income rose by 19 per cent in 2009,says survey.


What is stopping women in India from accessing mobile phone: News in Numbers

June 22, 2020 6:16 pm

Apart from economic constraints, social barriers like the level of education, marital status and the lack of empowerment prevent women’s access to mobile technology in India, suggests a study by the Harvard Kennedy School.

Doubling farmers’ income is government’s political stunt, says Lalu Yadav

February 29, 2016 4:35 pm

Patna, Feb 29 (ANI): Former railway minister and Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad Yadav on Monday said the ruling government’s statement of doubling farmers’ income by 2022, is just a political stunt to reserve their berth in the next general elections.He further asserted that the BJP-led Central Government will not win the 2019 polls.

Rohtak traders demand compensation for their loss

February 23, 2016 6:37 am

Rohtak, Feb 23 (ANI): The traders, whose shops were either burnt down or looted during the quota stir by the Jat community in Rohtak, Haryana, took to the streets and urged the government to compensate them for their losses at the earliest. A shopkeeper, Gulshan Dang, said, "I want to urge the Narendra Modi-led government to compensate our losses 100 percent without any delay." Another shopkeeper, Anil Kumar said that he is left with no source of income after his two showrooms were burnt down by the protestors. He asked PM Modi and Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar that why are common people suffering who don't relate to Jat demands.