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Colgate India appoints new MD

06 PM ISTBCCLThe maker of the eponymous toothpaste said it posted a 4% rise in new sales during April-June quarter at Rs1075.9 crore with net profit excluding exceptional items increasing 5% to Rs169.

confirmed, Netflix to launch cheaper plan in India soon

30 AM ISTReutersNetflix had said in March it was testing a Rs 250 monthly subscription plan for mobile devices in India.World's leading entertainment streaming service provider Netflix has confirmed that it will soon launch a low-priced mobile plan in India to offset lower growth worldwide.

US FDA finds "significant violations" at India's Strides plant

The drugmaker was caught trying to dispose quality-control records, the FDA said in a letter made public on July 16.15 AM ISTThinkStock PhotosRepresentative Image The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said it found adulteration and "significant violations" of current good manufacturing practice (CGMP) regulations at Strides Pharma Sciences Ltd's plant in Puducherry in south India.

India to be first recipient of AIIB local currency funding

25 PM ISTBCCLThe bank cannot shy away from doing some connectivity projects, but it has its own policy.NEW DELHI: India is set to be the first recipient of local currency financing by the Asian Infrastructure and Investment Bank (AIIB), a senior official said.

Spinning mills of North India considering cutting back production

The decision to take this extreme step has come as a result of excess spinning capacity in the country and poor demand for yarn from overseas markets leading to the accumulation of yarn stocks and poor liquidity.32 PM ISTAgenciesThe spinning industry is under crisis and the situation is moving from bad to worse and spinners are making losses.

Dream Theatre to represent 'Subway Surfers' brand in India

5 billion downloads worldwide mark earlier this year.14 PM ISTAgenciesDream Theatre, signed similar deal for popular manga series character 'Ninja Hattori'.

The Coca-Cola Company: Coca-Cola India & South West Asia announces changes to its leadership team

BENGALURU: Beverage company Coca-Cola India & South West Asia has announced changes to its leadership team, said a statement issued today.It also reinforces our commitment towards investing in talent development,” said T Krishnakumar, president, Coca-Cola India & South West Asia.

Nivea plans customised India products

The brand, from German company Beiersdorf AG, hopes to grow faster in India than the industry in the next five years.47 AM ISTAgenciesThe company has so far invested Rs 350 crore in India.

Skill India: Skill development ministry's flagship scheme to focus on new age skills

The government plans to put in place structures and incentives that would enable skilling in new age technologies across sectors under the Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PMKVY).58 AM ISTBCCLRepresentative ImageNEW DELHI: The skill development and entrepreneurship ministry may recast its flagship skilling programme following the announcement in the Union budget regarding focus on new age skills to help youths get jobs overseas and to cope with changing job roles in India.

4 lakh e-vehicles in India, 50% of them in Delhi, UP

39 lakh registered electric vehicles followed by nearly 75,600 in Delhi.20 AM ISTGetty ImagesThe transport ministry in October 2018 also came out with the notification granting exemption to battery operated commercial vehicles.

How life's changing for steelmakers in water-scarce India - Steelmakers in panic

Two of India’s biggest steelmakers — JSW Steel Ltd.and Tata Steel Ltd.

TVS launches India's first ethanol based bike

44 PM ISTTVS launches ethanol-powered Apache RTR 200 Fi E100 at Rs 1.20 lakhNEW DELHI: Chennai-based TVS Motor Company Friday launched the country’s first ethanol-powered motorcycle TVS Apache RTR 200 Fi E100 to help bring down crude imports and reduce air pollution.

How women are sidelined in India's e-commerce growth

Indian men outnumber women online shoppers and the gap widens further when it comes to high-ticket purchase items” Deep Kalra, CEO, Makemytrip.”

With internet users and content creators largely being men, women find themselves at a disadvantage.

Will comply with DGCA recommendations: AirAsia India on action against two pilots

The DGCA has suspended flying licences of two pilots for violating procedures that caused damage to the wing sharklet of an aircraft.51 PM ISTBCCLNEW DELHI: A day after aviation watchdog DGCA suspended two AirAsia India pilots for procedural violations, the airline Friday said it would comply with the recommendations of the regulator.

Government rejects Coal India execs’ demand for pay parity

The government has said that current salaries are in line with guidelines of the department of public enterprises (DPE).It has also asked Coal India to ensure that salaries of workmen do not exceed that of executives.

Government committed to disinvestment of Air India: Hardeep Singh Puri

But now the government has learnt lessons and mechanism will ensure the move this time.40 PM ISTPTIMinister of State for Civil Aviation Hardeep Singh Puri speaks in the Lok Sabha during the Budget Session of Parliament in New Delhi.

Transsion looks to set up industrial park in India

The company is looking at 40-50 acres and is talking to different states, where mobile phone accessories under the Oraimo brand will be made.47 PM ISTBCCLThe company is looking at 40-50 acres and is talking to different states, where mobile phone accessories under the Oraimo brand will be made.

Honda Cars India launches new variant of WR-V at Rs 9.95 lakh

The newly introduced V grade will be available in diesel engine option and has been positioned between the S and VX grades, HCIL said in a statement.03 PM ISTOthersIt has also added additional features such as like rear parking sensors, front passenger seat belt reminder, high speed alert, speed sensing auto door lock, to the S and VX grades of WR-V.

Brands stumped by India’s return to pavilion

An India match could have seen viewership at a record high, said an expert who didn’t want to be named.Still, disappointed India fans can get their money back thanks to the International Cricket Council (ICC) having decided to allow full refunds to counter black marketing of tickets.

Shangri-La plans 5 more hotels in India

The hospitality company is evaluating locations including Mumbai, Goa, Kolkata and Hyderabad, said its executive VP for the Middle East, India & Indian Ocean, John Northern.28 AM ISTNEW DELHI: Hong Kong-headquartered Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts is planning to open five more hotels in India by 2024.