India’s infrastructure output grows 4.9% in August: Govt

India’s infrastructure output grows 4.9% in August: Govt

India’s annual infrastructure output grew at its fastest pace in five months in August, driven by higher coal and electricity production, government data showed on Tuesday. The output grew 4.9% in August compared with a revised 2.6% year-on-year growth in...
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Direct tax collection grows 17.5% to Rs 2.24 lakh crore in April-August

Direct tax collection grows 17.5% to Rs 2.24 lakh crore in April-August

New Delhi Direct Tax collections in the first five months of the current fiscal grew 17.5% to Rs 2.24 lakh crore, mainly on account of income tax mop-up from individuals. This is 22.9% of the total budget estimates of direct taxes,...
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HCL Tech Q1 Net grows 6.1% to Rs 2,171cr; shares rise over 3%

HCL Tech Q1 Net grows 6.1% to Rs 2,171cr; shares rise over 3%

India’s fourth-largest software services exporter HCL Technologies today reported 6.1 % increase in consolidated net profit at Rs 2,171 crore for the first quarter ended on June 30, 2017. The company had posted a net profit of Rs 2,047 crore...
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Maruti Suzuki stock grows 3% to overtake Infosys, ONGC in market capitalisation

Maruti Suzuki stock grows 3% to overtake Infosys, ONGC in market capitalisation

Maruti Suzuki zipped past Infosys and ONGC in market capitalisation (m-cap) as its stock rose by 3% on Friday, adding Rs 6,563 crore to the value. The stock gained 3% to end at Rs 7,451 on BSE. During the day,...
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Whale-locating smartphone App Grows in Use, guidance Mariners Away

Whale-locating smartphone App Grows in Use, guidance Mariners Away

With summer season whale looking season rapid approaching, conservation advocates and government agencies who need to defend whales say a mobile app designed to assist mariners steer clear of the animals is supporting keep them alive. The Whale Alert app...
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