Maharashtra"s Bhilar, India"s first "books village"

Inspired by Welsh town Hay-on-Wye, the strawberry farming hub has been transformed into 'books village'.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 19th, 2017

India"s rural economy hit hard as informal lending breaks down

By Suvashree Choudhury and Rajendra Jadhav MUMBAI (Reuters) - Life was good for Mitharam Patil, a wealthy money lender from a small village in the Indian state of Maharashtra. Small-time financiers like Patil would typically lend cash to farmers and trade.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooNov 27th, 2016

No, Google’s Not a Bird: Bringing the Internet to Rural India

A recent convert to the wonders of the web is trying to persuade his neighbors in a remote village that “the whole world rests inside the mobile.”.....»»

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The Auto village proposal: India may soon have a permanent mini expo

Auto Village proposes to have about 80 vehicle showrooms and workshops of all automobile brands.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 8th, 2017

From a Mumbai village to playing football in Russia

Sujal Kahar is all set to represent India at the Football for Friendship tournament in Russia.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 5th, 2017

US FDA warns Mylan over quality concerns at India facility

US FDA's concerns stem from an inspection in September of a facility located in Maharashtra.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 11th, 2017

After ban lift, Gaikwad books Air India ticket from Pune-Delhi for today

This is the same flight Gaikwad boarded last month when he lost his cool, hit the staffer '25 times'.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 10th, 2017

Highways across India turn into local roads after liquor sale ban

Hundreds of kilometres of national and state highways in states like Maharashtra, Himachal, Uttarakhand, Rajasthan and others have turned into local, municipal or district roads, just a few days afte........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineApr 9th, 2017

BJP kisan morcha chief demands farm loan waiver from Maharashtra

New Delhi, 7 AprilA day after Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Urjit Patel criticized farm loan waivers, the kind the new Uttar Pradesh government announced on Tuesday, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)'s Kisan Morcha chief tod.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 7th, 2017

Alert! A student is committing suicide in India every hour

Maharashtra recorded maximum number of stuent suicides in 2015.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 7th, 2017

Air India to step up staff security at Mumbai, Pune airports

Sena MPs had warned of grounding Air India operations at the two key airports of Maharashtra.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 6th, 2017

Smriti Irani hikes subsidy by 30% for powerlooms, small weavers

Launches PowerTex India, a major powerloom development scheme in Bhiwandi, Maharashtra.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 1st, 2017

MET pulls out all stops to combat heat wave, Maharashtra sizzles at 46°C

With maximum temperatures in many parts of the country already nearing 40 degrees Celsius, and a worsening drought condition in southern states, various central agencies have got together on a plan.India Meteorological Department (I.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 29th, 2017

Shiv Sena"s Gaikwad books Air India ticket again, airline cancels it

The ticket 'has been cancelled', an Air India (AI) statement said.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 28th, 2017

Shiv Sena backs MP Gaikwad in Air India spat, to bring privilege motion

The party also called for a shutdown in Maharashtra's Osmanabad.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 27th, 2017

Nagpur-based Gupta Coal India files for insolvency

Gupta Coal has joint ventures with Maharashtra Vidyut Nigam, AP Coal Washeries and Monnet Daniels Coal Washeries.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 14th, 2017

SBI floats one-time settlement scheme for tractor loans

Warns about adverse fallout from farm-loan wavier ABHIJIT LELEAs a step to clean up books State Bank of India hasfloated a one-time settlement scheme (OTS) for borrowers who are defaulting on loansavailed to buy tractors. Cou.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 14th, 2017

Obama"s books to be published worldwide, from Ireland to India

Titles and release dates have not been announced.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 13th, 2017

IKEA meets suppliers, customers to understand Mumbai home furnishing market

IKEA India recently purchased 23 acres of land in Navi Mumbai for its first store in Maharashtra.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 3rd, 2017

PepsiCo announces Maharashtra plans as Indra Nooyi begins India tour

PepsiCo India has already invested Rs 180 crore in a citrus processing facility in Nanded.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardFeb 28th, 2017

Army Recruitment Board exam paper leaked; exams cancelled across India

Reports surfaced last evening of the aforementioned exam paper being leaked in Maharashtra.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardFeb 26th, 2017