The Karnataka government on Wednesday issued guidelines for international arrivals. All international travellers that are planning to come to Karnataka must submit a self-declaration form on the online Air Suvidha portal before the scheduled travel. Passengers will have to upload a negative Covid-19 RT-PCR report
Many telecom companies are on a U.S. government blacklist of entities deemed by the Pentagon to be involved in military development. Others include state-owned oil companies, suppliers of processor chips and video technology and construction, aerospace, rocketry, shipbuilding and nuclear power equipment companies.
Not many businesses in India have been at the centre of controversies like online gaming. From the question of whether a game is skill or chance based to varying interpretation of rules in different states, the online gaming industry is facing several challenges. To unlock the true potential of the segment, a common set of pan-India rules is necessary.
As artificial intelligence becomes omnipresent, its use cases in daily lives are also growing. At a bigger level, companies are using AI-powered solutions to take care of structured tasks. But can AI, dependent on data, pick a CEO who doesn’t meet a company’s eligibility requirements but is still the perfect fit in terms of skills? Are we there yet?
Low-ticket transactions, a large chunk of the market being in non-metros, and lack of tech interventions make public mobility an unattractive segment. Bus startups — targeting premium urban commute or mass mobility — haven’t broken out yet. Against this grim backdrop, what makes Chalo and its founder Mohit Dubey upbeat that they can harness digital and data to negotiate this slippery segment?
When Covid-19 rattled the stock market in March 2020, the pharma index not only cushioned the fall for investors but ended up delivering lucrative returns. However, the pharma sector has been underperforming since June 2021. While fund managers and analysts don’t expect any bad news, they feel a swift recovery is unlikely for the sector.
The pandemic has brought pharmacies to the fore, but they are still a thin-margin business. However, modern-retail pharmacy chains offer investors a play in a steady-growth, low-risk business with good return on capital. One thing is clear, though: The first IPO to open will impact the prospects of the next.
Fund managers are sensing a return of the capex cycle across sectors, beginning with real estate. Even though broad economic indicators are yet to show robust signs of a pickup, one can’t miss the rally in real estate, telecom and capital goods stocks. Are we up to something here? The previous capex cycle could give some pointers.
Maruti Suzuki’s production in October was 40% higher than September and the output in November is expected to 20% higher over the current month. From December, things should be closer to the average sales, according to people in the know. Its monthly average production during the January-March quarter, before the second wave of the pandemic struck the country, was 167,000 units.
Commercial vehicle sales picking up, likely to regain peak in the upcoming fiscal year: Kamal Bali, President, Volvo India
Meanwhile, a Crisil stated that the ongoing chip shortage is likely to moderate passenger vehicle sales growth to 11-13 per cent this fiscal, down from the earlier volume growth forecast of 16-17 per cent, delaying the industry recovery as the waiting period is increasing amid strong demand due to production curbs,
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The experience of Shoaib Malik (27 not out) and power-hitting of Asif Ali (27 not out) then quashed New Zealand’s hopes of a late comeback and carried Pakistan to 136-5 in 18.4 overs to earn the team its second victory in three days.[Read More]
Shami was the most expensive Indian bowler of the evening leaking 43 runs in 3.5 overs. 17 of these came in the last five balls when the Pak openers were making a dash for the finish line. Pakistan won with 13 balls to spare.[Read More]
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Organisers said they were cancelling next weekend's race "in order to prevent the risk of the epidemic spreading (and) effectively protect the health and safety of the majority of runners, staff and residents," the BBC reported.[Read More]
75th Infantry Day: IAF remembers role of 'Parashurama' aircraft in transporting army troops to J-K in 1947
Today the Indian Air Force, to commemorate the 75th Infantry day, recalled the history of vintage aircraft 'Parashurama' one of the refurbished Dakotas which played a major role in transporting troops of the 1st Sikh Regiment to Srinagar during the war with Pakistan in 1947[Read More]
Defence ties between Pakistan and China has broader implications in context of this Myanmar visit. The relations between Pakistan and Myanmar have been lukewarm for around half a decade over the issue of violence against Rohingyas in Myanmar, more so due to allegations that Pakistan is arming and training some of the ethnic community members.[Read More]
The report comes ahead of a crucial decision that the Biden administration has to take on India buying military arms from Russia and whether it plans to impose sanctions against the country under the Countering America's Adversaries Through Sanctions Act (CAATSA) .[Read More]