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Monthly Archives: July 2018

ITC pursues strategy to build cold chain

Cigarette-to-FMCG major ITC Ltd is pursuing a long-term strategy to build a cost-effective cold chain for preventing agricultural wastage, a company official said on Friday. “Recognizing the crucial need to unlock the lost value trapped in agri-wastage, your company is actively pursuing a long-term strategy

Yamuna flowing 16cm below danger mark

The water level in river Yamuna here has reached 203.84 metres and is expected to touch the warning mark by Saturday morning, an official said on Friday. It is now flowing just 16cm below the danger level of 204.83 metres. “On Thursday, 1.36 lakh cusecs

Over Rs 50,000 cr lost so far due to truckers’ strike

The ongoing countrywide strike by truckers has led to an estimated direct and indirect loss of over Rs 50,000 crore to the economy and the government and transporters should resolve the crisis through negotiations, an Assocham statement said on Friday. Around 90 lakh trucks have

We do not share user data with any entity: Paytm

Declaring itself an “Indian owned, controlled and domiciled company” digital payments major Paytm on Thursday said it does not share users’ data with any entity and allows no access to the same to any foreign party. Paytm was responding to a reference made in the

Kargil Victory Day

Kargil Victory Dayis a memorial day in India that commemorates the end of the 1999 Kargil conflict between India and Pakistan. Although the conflict resulted in return to status quo ante bellum, India sees this as a victory. On #KargilVijayDiwas, a grateful nation pays homage

Government must listen to people speaking truth: Chidambaram

 Former Finance Minister P. Chidambaram on Wednesday said the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government must listen to people speaking truth to power, referring to observations made by economists Arvind Panagariya, Raghuram Rajan and Arvind Subramanian. “Government must listen to people speaking truth to power. Three