Airtel sells over 10% stake in subsidiary for Rs 6,100 cr

New Delhi, March 28 :  Telecom major Bharti Airtel on Tuesday announced the sale of 10.3 per cent stake in subsidiary Bharti Infratel to a consortium of funds for over Rs 6,190 crore ($951 million).

“Bharti Airtel announced the successful completion of the secondary sale of over 190 million…

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Jaitley hopes GST bill will be passed through consensus

New Delhi, March 28 :  Describing the Goods and Services Tax (GST) bill as “revolutionary”, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Tuesday hoped all the political parties would pass the related bills through consensus in the current session of Parliament.

Jaitley’s remarks came at the BJP parliamentary party meeting which was…

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Xiaomi aims to create 20,000 jobs in India

New Delhi, March 27:  Chinese technology major Xiaomi’s founder Lei Jun on Monday said India was one of the important markets for the company and it aims to create 20,000 jobs in the next three years.

In his address at the Economic Times Global Business Summit 2017, Lei…

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Congress alleges Rs 20,000-crore scam in 'Ujala' bulb scheme

New Delhi, March 28: Pointing a finger at the ruling NDA government at the Centre, the Congress party on Monday alleged that the process of procurement and distribution of ‘Ujala’ LED bulbs has given birth to a Rs 20,000-crore scam.

The party charged that the central government was…

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Coca-Cola to help train street food vendors on hygiene

New Delhi, March 27 :  The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) and Coca-Cola joined hands on Monday to train over 50,000 small-time street food vendors in hygiene and health-related aspects of food selling, starting from April.

The Coca-Cola India (CCI) and the FSSAI…

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