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Walmart completes deal to acquire 77% stake in Flipkart

  NEW DELHI, US-BASED retail giant Walmart Inc on Saturday said it has completed deal with Flipkart and now holds 77 per cent stake in the Indian e-commerce major.Besides, the Bentonville giant’s investment includes USD 2 billion of new equ..

Celebrate India Expo to end today

  NAGPUR can look forward for the last day of a three-day event filled with festivity and exhilaration. Celebrate India Fashion and Lifestyle Exhibition which is going on from August 17 will end on August 19. An exciting range of fashion, lifestyl..

Stop disinvestment in economically viable and sustainable CPSEs: INMF

  Business Bureau, The Indian National Mine Workers Federation (INMF), affiliated to the Indian National Trade Union Congress, on Saturday urged the Union Government to stop further disinvestment in economically viable and sustainable Central Pub..

Set up own business to contribute in economic growth: Khobragade

  Business Bureau, MAHARASHTRA Centre for Entrepreneurship Development (MCED) in association with MAITRI, Mumbai has organised a one-day awareness camp on Saturday to disseminate information regarding a 18 days free residential entrepreneurship d..

International Branded Garment Sale at Chitnavis Centre

  An International Branded Garment Sale is going on at Chitnavis Centre near Hislop College, Civil Lines, which is attracting large number of customers. An international export chain of branded readymade garments has organised the sale wherei..

Walmart-Flipkart deal: CAIT plans nation-wide agitation

  Business Bureau, The Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) is gearing up for a nation-wide agitation to mark protest against the Walmart- Flipkart deal. The all India level traders body on Saturday said that it would sensitize traders at di..

Reporting of GST, GAAR details in tax audit report deferred till Mar 2019

  NEW DELHI, (PTI), THE Revenue Department on Friday deferred implementation of a reporting norm for tax auditors wherein they were required to furnish details of Goods and Services Tax (GST) and General Anti-Tax Avoidance Rules (GAAR) till Mar..

I-T collection at record Rs 10.03 lakh cr: CBDT

  GUWAHATI, (PTI), INCOME-TAX collection in the country stood at a record Rs 10.03 lakh crore during 2017-18, the Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) said on Friday.Addressing a two-day conference of Income Tax Administra-tors of Eastern Zone h..

Stock markets rally on robust buying; log 4th weekly gains

  MUMBAI, (PTI), BENCHMARK Sensex soared over 284 points on Fridaywhile the NSE Nifty finished at a fresh lifetime high on the back of robust gains in FMCG, metal and banking stocks amid positive global cues. Brokers said sentiment got a lift o..

GAIL seeks foray into solar power plants, battery charging stations

  NEW DELHI, (PTI), STATE-OWNED GAIL India has sought shareholder nod to amend the charter of the company to invest in start-ups, build solar power plants and set up battery charging stations for electric vehicles as it looks to diversify its p..

Sebi eases process of issuance of securities

    Business Bureau TO EASE the process of issuance of securities on electronic book platform,markets regulator Sebi on Thursday allowed investors to place multiple bids in a private placement issue on debt basis and permitted depositories ..

Fall in supplies jacks up vegetable prices

Fall in supplies jacks up vegetable prices..

Suzuki s new Burgman Street hits city roads

Suzuki s new Burgman Street hits city roads..

Celebrate India Fashion & Lifestyle expo from today

    Business Bureau CITIZENS can look forward to a three-day event filled with festivity and exhilaration as Celebrate India Fashion and Lifestyle Exhibition is all set to start from August 17.The exhibition will be held at Function Junctio..

CAIT flays Niti Aayog’s draft on e-commerce

        THE Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) has strongly objected the statement made by Amitabh Kant, CEO, Niti Aayog regarding draft of e-commerce policy published in media. The all-India level body of traders alleged ..

Delegation of journalists enjoy Maha Metro ride and interact with its MD

  Business Bureau, EVEN as Metro joy ride is proving to be the new flavour of Orange city, journalists from across the State had a gala time riding the Metro train, here on August 11. Senior journalists from various newspaper, publications and el..

Special edition scooter Vespa Notte 125cc launched at Vespa Nagpur

  Business Bureau, Piaggio has announced the launch of its special edition scooter in India – Vespa Notte 125cc. The meticulously finished, all black limited-edition Vespa Notte with its powerful 125cc engine symbolises style and sophistica..

Offer at Dass Jewellers Impressa Rise showroom

  Business Bureau, Dass Jewellers Impressa Rise, Shivaji Nagar has started ‘Chains and Bangles Mahotsav’. In the Mahotsav, a offer has been launched wherein on machine made chains and bangles, making charges is Rs 99, fancy and radium..

Shree Shivam Shopping Mall to celebrate Independence Day

  Business Bureau, Shree Shivam Shopping Mall is celebrating Independence Day in a unique way today at all its stores. Various processions will be taken out to celebrate Independence Day. There will be live scenes presenting struggle against Brit..

International Branded Readymade Garment Sale at Hotel Centre Point

  Business Bureau, High quality branded garments for men, women, youths and kids are being sold at unbelievable price in the International Branded Readymade Garment Sale going on at Hotel Centre Point, Central Bazar Road, Ramdaspeth here. The sal..

At Rs 15/kg onion gives respite to buyers

  Business Bureau, Consumers bearing the brunt of soaring prices of onion for the past few days are now getting respite as the prices of the commodity are diluting. The prices that were quoted above Rs 15 per kg in the wholesale market in the cit..

A K Gandhi Electronics launches ‘Freedom offer’

  Business Bureau, A K Gandhi Electronics, one of the largest electronic stores in central India, has announced special offer on electronic goods and appliances on the occasion of Independence Day. The sale of select electronics ‘Freedom Of..

Buy 2 Get 2 Bedsheets Free offer at Girisons receiving good response

Buy 2 Get 2 Bedsheets Free offer at Girisons receiving good response..

Malls remodelling as recreation centres

Malls remodelling as recreation centres ..

Steel demand likely to grow 10-11 pc over next 3 years

Steel demand likely to grow 10-11 pc over next 3 years..

WCL posts PBT of Rs 21.07 cr in Q1

    Business Bureau Western Coalfields Limited (WCL), after recording highest ever growth in production and despatch during first quarter of 2018-19 financial year, has also registered financial turn around trend during the quarter. This is..

Customer can play role of king to stop GST evasion

Customer can play role of king to stop GST evasion..

‘Coal import in June qtr rises 4 pc to 58 MT’

‘Coal import in June qtr rises 4 pc to 58 MT’..

OTS of stressed SMEs: Banks’ perspective

OTS of stressed SMEs: Banks’ perspective..

New team of Vidarbha Pen and Stationers Association elected

New team of Vidarbha Pen and Stationers Association elected..

BMA felicitates SP Rakesh Ola

BMA felicitates SP Rakesh Ola..

Need to increase patrolling in markets: Motwani to CP

Need to increase patrolling in markets: Motwani to CP..

CAIT intensifies protest against Walmart-Flipkart deal

    Business Bureau The approval to Walmart Flipkart deal given by the Competition Commission of India (CCI) seems to be not going down well with the all India level body of traders - the Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT). The body ..

Flavoured milk distribution in schools beneficial for devpt of students and farmers: Gadkari

  Business Bureau, NATIONAL Dairy Development Board (NDDB) is collecting 2.5 lakh litres of milk daily from Vidarbha region and having an annual sales of Rs 60 crore from the region, said Nitin Gadkari, Union Minister of Road Transport and Highwa..

W&G, Bombaywaala offers flat 50% off

  Business Bureau, NAGPUR’S very own and most loved fashion and lifestyle stores W&G and Bombaywaala have once again opened up fresh sale in the new season of rains. Both the stores, known for offering various hot and known brands of me..

Flat 50% off at Gaysons The Fashion Mall

  Business Bureau, GAYSONS The Fashion Mall, has announced flat 50 per cent off on all the categories of products like women wear, men wear, accessories, footwear, purses, watches, pens and many more for just three days. Gaysons is one of the old..

‘Freedom Exchange Offer’ at Bharat Furnitures

    Business Bureau, IT IS Independence time again, and the option of buying new furniture with a super offer is back. Bharat Furnitures, Central India’s leading store with the widest range of furniture designs on offer will now allow..

‘Well-designed gating system needed for perfect casting’

  Business Bureau, THE Institute of Indian Foundrymen (IIF), Nagpur Chapter conducted a seminar on ‘Methoding and gating systems in CI and SGI castings’. In the seminar, R G Paranjpe, Chairman of IIF Nagpur Chapter said, “Design..

Apsara Interior Mall offers upto 55 pc off

  Business Bureau, APSARA Interior Mall, one of the oldest, most trusted and popular furniture manufacturers, wholesaler and retailer has come up with a mega sale of furniture wherein they are offering total range of home and office furniture upt..

Hindustan Copper Ltd eyes Rs 10k cr turnover by FY24

MUMBAI, (PTI), STATE-RUN Hindustan Copper is looking to achieve a turnover of Rs 10,000 crore by financial year 2023-24 through capacity expansion, a top company official said. The company earlier this month had also announced its plans to spend Rs 5..

Battery vehicles to exhibit numbers in yellow, white on green licence plate

NEW DELHI, (PTI), ALL battery-operated vehicles will have green number plates exhibiting registration marks in yellow and white for different categories, the Government said on Friday. “All battery-operated vehicles shall now exhibit their regi..

NCLAT upholds Electrosteel sale to Vedanta

  NEW DELHI, (PTI), THE National Company Law Appellate Tribunal (NCLAT) on Friday upheld the sale of Electrosteel Steel Ltd to Vedanta Ltd, saying the mining baron Anil Agarwal-led firm was eligible to bid for the debt-laden firm.  It rej..

Urgent need to revisit 1 bn tonnes output target: CIL

  NEW DELHI, (PTI), STATE-OWNED Coal India Limited (CIL) on Friday said that there was an urgent need to revisit its one billion tonnes output programme following changes in the environmental paradigm and coal demand. The Government had earlie..

Prafulla Chhajed, V-P of ICAI to address seminar on GST today

          CA Prafulla Chhajed, Vice-President of The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) will be in city on August 10 to inaugurate the full-day seminar on GST organised by Nagpur Branch of WIRC of ICAI. The ..

NTPC Mauda gets award for cleanliness

NTPC Mauda gets award for cleanliness ..

Selected buying of stocks pushes Sensex above 38,000 pts

Selected buying of stocks pushes Sensex above 38,000 pts..

Wage revision should be calculated on working profit of banks: Venkatesh

Wage revision should be calculated on working profit of banks: Venkatesh..

Nagpur Itwari Malayali Merchants Association elects new office-bearers

Nagpur Itwari Malayali Merchants Association elects new office-bearers..

Sakal Maratha Samaj’s strike throws trade out of gear

Sakal Maratha Samaj’s strike throws trade out of gear..

NSE looks to enhance focus on equity, debt

  NEW DELHI, THE National Stock Exchange (NSE) plans to focus on equity, debt and interest rate futures segments for business expansion as well as on reducing the cost of raising funds for companies, a senior official said on Wednesday. Equity ma..

‘Housing projects worth Rs 3.3 lakh crore stuck’

‘Housing projects worth Rs 3.3 lakh crore stuck’..

Govt should give alternative to usage of plastic bags: Mehadia

  Business Bureau All India Consumer Welfare Council has demanded Government to introduce alternative to plastic bags. Banning usage of plastic bags has affected various sectors like garment, electronics and plastic industries. With closure of se..

Increase police patrolling in industrial areas: Shukla

      Business Bureau Mayank Shukla, Chairman of Chamber of Small Industry Associations (COSIA), Vidarbha Chapter felicitated Dr Bhushan Kumar Upadhyay, new Commissioner of Police, Nagpur. Interacting with him, Shukla appealed Dr Upad..

Swapnil Ahirkar is Chief of NCP Vyapari Aghadi, Nagpur

Swapnil Ahirkar is Chief of NCP Vyapari Aghadi, Nagpur..

Soyabean oil prices to remain under pressure

Soyabean oil prices to remain under pressure..

‘5 Days Mahabachat’ from Aug 11 to 15 at Big Bazaar

  Business Bureau, BIG Bazaar is back with its iconic ‘Mahabachat’ sale that gives customers rock-bottom prices, mega discounts and the biggest savings. India’s most awaited shopping days – Big Bazaar’s ‘5 Days..

Online hiring activity up 9% in July

    Business Bureau Online hiring activity saw 9 per cent jump in July primarily driven by banking, insurance sector and going forward, employers are expected to be "cautiously optimistic", says a report.The Naukri JobSpeak Index for July 2..

City police will walk extra mile for people’s safety: CP to VTA

City police will walk extra mile for people’s safety: CP to VTA..

‘Despite spike in revenue, corporates see flat margins’

    Business Bureau IN SPITE of corporates witnessing a healthy 22 per cent revenue growth in the June quarter, most have seen flat margins, with airline and cement companies seeing declining margins due to rising input costs and crude pric..

TV actress Shweta Sinha visits Shubhmangalam’s Sitabuldi showroom

TV actress Shweta Sinha visits Shubhmangalam’s Sitabuldi showroom..

‘Monsoon Sale’ at Ambience Interior Mall receiving overwhelming response

‘Monsoon Sale’ at Ambience Interior Mall receiving overwhelming response..

COSIA opposes proposal to amend MSME Act

COSIA opposes proposal to amend MSME Act..

Body, Mind & Soul Clinic’s holistic approach

    The Body, Mind and Soul Clinic run by Dr Vedika Oza is addressing patients by natural and holistic approach of treating diseases for the past six years. The chemicals which are making their way to our body are not only present in our die..

PowerGrid renovates bus stop under CSR activity

PowerGrid renovates bus stop under CSR activity..

CP Dr Bhushan Kumar Upadhyay assures to solve traders’ issues

    Business Bureau A delegation of Nagpur Chamber of Commerce Limited under the guidance of Kailash Jogani, Immediate Past President and Mahendra Katariya, Past President recently met the newly appointed Commissioner of Police Dr Bhushan K..

Industries should maintain environmental balance

Industries should maintain environmental balance..

Krishna Construction’s Anandam-2 flat scheme at Swawlambi Nagar

Krishna Construction’s Anandam-2 flat scheme at Swawlambi Nagar..

‘Never before price offer’ on Grand i10 Magna at Bigwig Hyundai Nagpur

‘Never before price offer’ on Grand i10 Magna at Bigwig Hyundai Nagpur..

Traders violating APMC rules to face action

Traders violating APMC rules to face action..

Traders strongly oppose hike in monthly licence fees

Traders strongly oppose hike in monthly licence fees..

‘Mgmt should directly interact with employees’

    Business Bureau “In any organisation, one of the most important thing which is required is communication. Though, we communicate in different ways but with time, we should learn how to rewire our communication which will benefit a..

Leader has to be strategic visionary: Dr Nikhil Atale

    Business Bureau AN ENTREPRENEUR operating a business does not always mean he is a great leader. Leadership is combination of various traits and skills. In most cases, owner of business fails in leadership principles. Different strategie..

Trend setting necessary for anticipating good business future, says Pawan Sarda

Trend setting necessary for anticipating good business future, says Pawan Sarda..

Salesmen should focus on target segment: Sanjay Singh

    Business Bureau Salesmen are always trying to maximise the number of sales of a product. In this process, salesmen spend a lot of time in meeting people and providing solutions according to their requirements. In most of the cases sales..

Aims, objectives must be clearly defined in decision making: CA Rajesh Loya

    Business Bureau Aims and objectives must be clearly defined in decision making, said CA Rajesh Loya, Mahanagar Sanghchalak, while speaking at the ‘Management Conclave’ organised by Vidarbha Management Association (VMA) on Su..

Set goals to grow big: Vishal Agrawal

Set goals to grow big: Vishal Agrawal..

Producers must develop system for recycling of plastic under ‘EPR’: MPCB

  Business Bureau, While clearing the doubts over the recently introduced plastic ban in the State, the Maharashtra Pollution Control Board (MPCB) on Saturday categorically said that it is mandatory on the part of the producers and manufacturers ..

Good response to 15th anniversary offers at Punit Super Bazar

  Business Bureau, PUNIT Super Bazar, one of the leading super markets of Nagpur is celebrating its 15th anniversary. On the occasion, Punit Super Bazar is offering attractive discounts and special offers for its customers. The offers are valid f..

AK Gandhi TVS launches new XL 100 bike

  Business Bureau, AK GANDHI TVS authorised dealer of TVS Motor Company launched the new TVS XL 100 heavy duty ‘i-Touch Start’ bike in its showroom at Yeshwant Stadium, on Saturday. Achal Kumar Gandhi, CEO of AK Gandhi TVS, Pravin Rat..

Narayani Namkeens launched

  Business Bureau, THE city’s Narayani Group, the brain child of Devendra Wasnik, after making its footprints in construction, health and banking, has launched its food products by brand name Narayani Namkeens. The products were launched at..

Alexis performs first autologous bone marrow transplant in lymphoma

  Business Bureau, ALEXIS Multispeciality Hospital successfully performed the first hematopoietic stem cell transplant (autologous bone marrow transplant) in a patient diagnosed with lymphoma. This was announced by Dr Jatinder Arora, Director, Ad..

Malika Fashion & Lifestyle Exhibition getting good response, to end today

  Business Bureau, OWING to the huge success over the past years, Malika Fashion and Lifestyle Exhibition revisits Nagpur in its 9th edition. Exhibiting Ninad’s Pottery, a special attraction at the event, this ongoing exhibition aims to rai..

Oil prices edge lower as supply concerns return 

  TOKYO, (Reuters), OIL prices edged lower on Friday after strong gains the previous day, easing on persisent supply concerns as Russia increased production in July and Saudi Arabia cut the price of crude for its Asian customers. Brent crude fu..

Oil prices edge lower as supply concerns return 

TOKYO, (Reuters), OIL prices edged lower on Friday after strong gains the previous day, easing on persisent supply concerns as Russia increased production in July and Saudi Arabia cut the price of crude for its Asian customers. Brent crude futures we..

Apple becomes first trillion $ company

  SAN FRANCISCO, (AP), APPLE has become the world's first publicly traded company to be valued at USD 1 trillion. The milestone marks the triumph of stylish technology that has redefined what we expect from our gadgets ever since two mavericks n..

‘Low risk awareness, affordability deter health insurance growth’

  NEW DELHI, (PTI), HEALTH insurance has not picked up in the country as expected due to lack of affordablility and risk awareness, Irdai Chairman Subhash Chandra Khuntia said on Friday. He called for simplification and rationalisation of health..

Adani Group emerges biggest  winner of city gas licences

  NEW DELHI, (PTI), BILLIONAIRE Gautam Adani’s Group on Friday emerged as the biggest winner of gas retailing licences, winning rights to selling CNG in 11 cities including Allahabad. Adani won rights to retail CNG to automobiles and piped..

‘Rising natural gas prices may impact urea production’

    Business Bureau The rising natural gas prices in recent times are expected to adversely impact domestic urea production in FY19, Icra said in a report.Domestic gas price for the second half of FY19 is also expected to increase owing to ..

Up to 50 per cent off at Gaysons Tots & Teens’

Up to 50 per cent off at Gaysons Tots & Teens’..

Monsoon sale at Satish Saree Store, Saree Niketan and Swastika

Monsoon sale at Satish Saree Store, Saree Niketan and Swastika..

Anniversary offers at Aditya Hero

    Business Bureau To mark the occasion of 34th anniversary, Aditya Hero, the authorised dealer of the Hero vehicles, is offering various benefits to its customers. The dealer is giving surprise gifts on every purchase of Hero vehicle, giv..

Multiplex puts up notice of not allowing outside food

Multiplex puts up notice of not allowing outside food..

Gendaphool Trunkshow opens from August 3

  Business Bureau, GENDAPHOOL Lifestyle, Art and Fashion Exhibition comes up with yet another exciting show. Call it a ‘Shopper’s Paradise’ or a fun filled event, it gives the classy ladies of Nagpur a shopping paradise under on..

Perfect Spoken English Institute receives Siliconindia award

  Business Bureau, The Perfect Spoken English and Personality Development Institute has been adjudged among the top 20 most performing institutes in India in the current year 2018 in the Silicon Media Magazine with Siliconindia Personality Develo..

Anand Purti Super Bazar getting good response to its 18th anniversary offer

  Business Bureau, RENOWNED city based department store Anand Purti Super Bazar is celebrating its 18th anniversary by launching new schemes and discount offers which are getting overwhelming response by the customers. This smashing response just..

Last four days of Shree Shivam’s Tod-Fod Sale

  Business Bureau, SHREE SHIVAM, one of the biggest fashion retail malls in central India, having branches at Bhopal, Raipur, Jabalpur, Durg and Bilaspur, is showcasing traditional, modern, ethnic or regular garments. The showroom’s annual ..

Nilkamal Furniture exhibition offers attractive discounts

  Business Bureau, NILKAMAL Furniture offers huge discount in its exhibition-cum-sale which will continue till August 5. With the onset of festival season, Nagpurians are desperately looking for finest quality, stylish and modern furniture, that ..

Flat 40% off at Lifestyle Interior Mall

  Business Bureau, CONCEPTUALISED in 2012 Lifestyle Interior Mall (LIM) came into existence at Besa, with a firm belief that every strata of a society should get equal right in choosing home furniture and home furnishings no matter how small or b..

Special offer at Nagpur Speech Therapy & Hearing Aid Centre

  Nagpur Speech Therapy & Hearing Aid Centre that has completed ten years of its existence has come up with a special offer to mark the occasion. It has announced special discounts on hearing aids.  Nagpur Speech Therapy & Hearing Ai..

‘Mangalsutra Festival’ at Sathe Jewellers

  Business Bureau, Nagpur’s leading Jewellery Store - Sathe Jewellers - has announced its ‘Mangalsutra Festival’ at its Dharampeth Showroom. Mangalsutra has always been an essence of life for every married woman. Pramod Sathe o..