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Five years of Companies Act, 2013: Step-up in compliances irks India Inc

Five years of Companies Act, 2013: Step-up in compliances irks India Inc

Come Wednesday, the Companies Act, 2013, will complete five years. The law replacing the 1956 Act was enacted by the Parliament on August 29, 2013. The law was introduced as an overhaul of the system, intended “to meet the changed national and international, economic environment and further accelerate the expansion and growth of…(the) economy”. The law saw a significant shift […]

Indiabulls Ventures appoints ex-NPCI MD Abhaya Hota as Independent Director

Indiabulls Ventures appoints ex-NPCI MD Abhaya Hota as Independent Director

.story-content span,.story-content p,.story-content div{color:#000!important;font-family:‘open sans‘,Arial!important;font-size:15px!important} span.p-content div[id^=”div-gpt”]{line-height:0;font-size:0} has appointed Abhaya Prasad Hota, former managing director at the National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI), as an independent director on the board for a period of three years. Hota worked at the Reserve Bank of India for 27 years, prior to his association with the NPCI, mainly involved in designing the operating […]

Khalistan supporters protest against Rahul Gandhi over 1984 riots remarks

Khalistan supporters protest against Rahul Gandhi over 1984 riots remarks

span.p-content div[id^=”div-gpt”]{line-height:0;font-size:0} A group of Khalistan supporters on Saturday staged a protest against here. Rahul was to address his last public meeting in the UK in Ruislip in West when the protestors bypassed the security and attempted to disrupt the event. Donning all black ensembles, the group raised slogans 'Khalistan Zindabad' at the venue. After a scuffle, the local police […]

Yogi Adityanath govt to host global farmers summit ‘Krishi Kumbh 2018‘

Yogi Adityanath govt to host global farmers summit ‘Krishi Kumbh 2018‘

.story-content span,.story-content p,.story-content div{color:#000!important;font-family:‘open sans‘,Arial!important;font-size:15px!important} span.p-content div[id^=”div-gpt”]{line-height:0;font-size:0} After hosting big ticket ‘UP Summit 2018’ and dedicated MSME conclave ‘Summit’, the Yogi is gearing up to organise global meet ‘Krishi Kumbh’ on October 26-28. An estimated 100,000 farmers, agricultural experts, scientists, entrepreneurs, public and private sector representatives are expected at the three-day international event, aimed at promoting modern farming techniques to […]

The great flood of 1924: When Mahatma Gandhi mobilised Rs 6,000 for Kerala

The great flood of 1924: When Mahatma Gandhi mobilised Rs 6,000 for Kerala

span.p-content div[id^=”div-gpt”]{line-height:0;font-size:0} Nearly a century ago when floods ravaged Kerala, Mahatma Gandhi had termed the misery of the people as "unimaginable" and stepped in to mobilise over Rs 6,000 to help them, records show. If the present rain fury has claimed over 290 lives and displaced over 10 lakh people, the massive floods that crippled the state in July 1924 […]

Asian Games 2018: India in compound women‘s archery team final

Asian Games 2018: India in compound women‘s archery team final

span.p-content div[id^=”div-gpt”]{line-height:0;font-size:0} Continuing their winning run, Indian archers stormed into the final of the compound women's team event at the 2018 Asian Games here on Sunday. Registering their second win of the day, the Indian team comprising Muskan Kirar, Madhumita Kumari and Jyothi Surekha Vennam defeated Taiwan's Liju Chen, Yihsuan Chen and Mingching Lin 225-222 in the semis. Despite being […]

Mallya‘s date before special Mumbai court under new fugitive law tomorrow

Mallya‘s date before special Mumbai court under new fugitive law tomorrow

span.p-content div[id^=”div-gpt”]{line-height:0;font-size:0} Beleaguered businessman is listed to appear before a in Mumbai on Monday as part of the first action initiated against an absconding accused under the newly enacted fugitive economic offenders law. Official sources said while it is certain that may not appear in person as he is contesting an Indian extradition case in London, it is expected that […]