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Uttar Pradesh Led In Opening Of Sukanya Samriddhi Accounts During 2020-21

Uttar Pradesh Led In Opening Of Sukanya Samriddhi Accounts During 2020-21

Reported by Animesh Singh | Wednesday July 21, 2021

According to Finance Ministry figures, during 2020-21 a total of 4,15,818 accounts were opened in Uttar Pradesh under Sukanya Samriddhi Yojana.

Byju's Acquires American Reading Platform Epic For $500 Million

Byju's Acquires American Reading Platform Epic For $500 Million

Edited by Animesh Singh | Wednesday July 21, 2021

Byju's announced on Wednesday that it has acquired Epic, a digital reading platform for children, for $500 million, which is around Rs 3,700 crore.

Delhi Metro Invites Tenders For Commercial Development At Trilokpuri-Sanjay Lake Station

Delhi Metro Invites Tenders For Commercial Development At Trilokpuri-Sanjay Lake Station

Written by Nikita Prasad | Wednesday July 21, 2021

Delhi Metro invited tenders for leasing approximately 2,526 square metre area for commercial development at the Trilokpuri-Sanjay Lake metro station on the Pink Line corridor.

Captech Targets To Bring Back Over 10,000 Labourers With eForce Platform

Captech Targets To Bring Back Over 10,000 Labourers With eForce Platform

Edited by Nikita Prasad (With inputs from Agencies) | Wednesday July 21, 2021

Captech Technologies has decided to bring back more than 10,000 labourers through its eFORCE platform from states such as West Bengal, Odisha, Jharkhand, Bihar, Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan

Rising Commodity Costs Put Unilever's Margins In Spotlight, Valuation Lags Peers

Rising Commodity Costs Put Unilever's Margins In Spotlight, Valuation Lags Peers

Reuters | Wednesday July 21, 2021

Unilever is expected to raise prices further, but its initial hikes are already weakening sales volumes in countries such as Brazil, Morgan Stanley analysts noted in a research report earlier this month.

Baring Private Equity Asia Shortlists Bidders For IT Firm In $3 Billion Deal: Report

Baring Private Equity Asia Shortlists Bidders For IT Firm In $3 Billion Deal: Report

Reuters | Wednesday July 21, 2021

BPEA shortlisted a handful from around 10 initial bids to proceed to the next round, which is due in about a month. Bids made for Hexaware ranged from $2.5 billion to close to $3 billion

ICICI Bank HPCL Co-Branded Credit Card Gives Cashback On Fuel Spends: Check Benefits

ICICI Bank HPCL Co-Branded Credit Card Gives Cashback On Fuel Spends: Check Benefits

Edited by Nikita Prasad | Wednesday July 21, 2021

ICICI Bank HPCL Super Saver Credit Card provides in-class rewards and benefits to customers on daily fuel spends and categories such as departmental stores, electricity and mobile, e-commerce portals

Bankruptcy Board Amends Norms To Make Insolvency Process Transparent

Bankruptcy Board Amends Norms To Make Insolvency Process Transparent

Edited by Animesh Singh | Wednesday July 21, 2021

Ministry of Corporate Affairs said that the changes will bring in greater discipline and transparency in insolvency proceedings.

Netflix To Add Mobile Video Games As Subscriber Growth Slows

Netflix To Add Mobile Video Games As Subscriber Growth Slows

Reuters | Wednesday July 21, 2021

Netflix is weathering a sharp slowdown in new customers after a boom in 2020 fueled by stay-at-home orders to curb the COVID-19 pandemic.

Bitcoin Climbs Back Over $30,000, Still Worth Less Than Half Its Record High

Bitcoin Climbs Back Over $30,000, Still Worth Less Than Half Its Record High

Reuters | Wednesday July 21, 2021

Bitcoin rose about 3 per cent to $30,762 in the Asia session after it dropped to its lowest since June on Tuesday at $29,296.

Anand Rathi Wealth Files IPO Papers With Market Regulator

Anand Rathi Wealth Files IPO Papers With Market Regulator

Edited by Peter Noronha | Wednesday July 21, 2021

Anand Rathi Wealth IPO will be an offer for sale of 1.2 crore shares by promoters and existing shareholders, including Anand Rathi Financial Services, Anand Rathi, Pradeep Gupta and Priti Gupta

Airports Authority Panels Find Adani Group Violating Branding Norms

Airports Authority Panels Find Adani Group Violating Branding Norms

Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 21, 2021

Three Airports Authority of India panels found the Adani group violating branding norms prescribed in the concession agreements at three airports.

Asian Shares Give Up Early Gains As New Covid Cases Rise

Asian Shares Give Up Early Gains As New Covid Cases Rise

Reuters | Wednesday July 21, 2021

The Delta coronavirus variant has for the moment displaced inflation as investors' primary source of concern, with South Korea on Wednesday reporting a daily record of new infections.

HDFC Bank Offers Interest Up To 6.25% On Fixed Deposit (FD). Check Rates Here

HDFC Bank Offers Interest Up To 6.25% On Fixed Deposit (FD). Check Rates Here

Edited by Abhishek | Wednesday July 21, 2021

HDFC Bank offers an additional 0.25% interest to senior citizens and its fixed deposit accounts can be opened online or from any branch across the country.

Can Debt Funds Be Useful In Beating Inflation? Find Out

Can Debt Funds Be Useful In Beating Inflation? Find Out

Edited by NDTV Business Desk | Wednesday July 21, 2021

Debt funds are mutual funds that invest in fixed income securities like bonds and treasury bills, corporate bonds, commercial papers and government securities