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HDFC Bank to offer ‘Summer Treats’ in rural India via 1lakh VLEs

Udaipur : HDFC Bank todayannounced its plans to offer summer offers to the most remote parts of the country. It launchedthe rural phase of ‘Summer Treats’, which has exciting offers to meet the changing needs of merchants as well as salaried and self-employed customers. Efforts to curb the spread of Covid19 have changed consumer lifestyles and demands. Work from home ... Read More »

Vedanta felicitates its COVID-Warriors : Hindustan Zinc’s Business Partners were awarded for their contribution towards COVID relief efforts

Vedanta Cares, a unique digital initiative was recently launched where Chairman Anil Agarwal acknowledged & encouraged the COVID warriors, who collaborated with the company in combating COVID 19 through community initiatives across 7 locations. Vedanta instituted a special Chairman’s Award to honor their partners, where Mr. Agarwal personally acknowledged each partner company and NGO who contributed significantly to Vedanta’s efforts ... Read More »

Toyota Kirloskar Motor Announces Special Service Offerings

Udaipur. In its pursuit to provide the best customer experience based on the changing needs and customer expectations, Toyota Kirloskar Motor (TKM) has announced the introduction of two new service offerings to ensure convenience and ease- Flexible EMI Option & Toyota Official Whatsapp.  The newly announced, flexible EMI option is aimed at assisting customers in realizing their car buying aspirations ... Read More »

Toyota Kirloskar Motor Announces Upcoming Price Hike for Camry Hybrid & Vellfire models

Udaipur. Toyota Kirloskar Motor (TKM) today announced its decision to implement a price increase for Camry Hybrid Electric Vehicle and The Vellfire with effect from July 2020. The impending hike have been necessitated due to the substantial rise in exchange rate. Touted as one of Toyota’s flagship models amongst self-charging electric vehicles, the new generation Camry Hybrid Electric Vehicle redefines ... Read More »

HDFC Bank launches Summer Treats to meet post lockdown needs

Udaipur : As the country begins to ease out of the lockdown, HDFC Bank today launched ‘Summer Treats’,which has exciting offers to meet the changing needs of merchants as well as salaried and self-employed customers. Efforts to curb the spread of Covid19 have changed consumer lifestylesand demands. Work from home and school from home have resulted in increased demand forphones, ... Read More »

Hindustan Zinc certified as Water Positive Company

The Metal and Mining giant based off Rajasthan is 2.41 times water positive with respect to the water they consume, which makes them one of the few Water Positive Company. Water conservation is a collective responsibility and is a non-negotiable aspect for sustainable development. Conserving water should not just be taken as ‘need of the hour’ but as an ingrained ... Read More »

TAFE cultivates 100,000 acres free for small farmers during COVID-19

Udaipur : TAFE – Tractors and Farm Equipment Limited, India’s second and world’s third largest tractor manufacturer by volumes, had launched a Free Tractor Rental Service for farmers in Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh and Tamil Nadu, from April 1, 2020, for a period of 90 days spanning till June 30, 2020, through its JFarm Servicesplatform. The scheme received an overwhelming response from the ... Read More »

Here’s How Car Insurance Helps in Adhering to Traffic Laws

When people say, ‘rules are meant to be broken,’ they mean that one needs to step out of the box in order to produce better results. However, if you actually violate the rules, there is a high probability that you will have to face repercussions. The same is true for traffic laws as well. Traffic laws serve specific purposes, such ... Read More »

Is it Time to Get a Secured Loan against Property?

Among the various kinds of loans, you can avail from banks and financial institutions; a loan against residential or commercial property is a popular option. The loan availed by mortgaging property can be used for various purposes. Whether it is to expand business operations or to attend to an unexpected financial emergency, LAP makes it possible to get access to ... Read More »

Tally Reports now on Web Browsers : Business owners can access Tally Reports on any device, anywhere

Mumbai : Tally Solutions, India’s leading business management software provider, brings the Tally experience on web browsers. With the launch of this release, Tally aims to assist businesses access critical business data anywhere through any device, securely and privately, while keeping the data on customer’s machines itself. The release empowers entrepreneurs with business information like business reports and invoices. This ... Read More »

Airtel Payments Bank and Mastercard to develop customized financial products for farmers and SMEs in India

Udaipur.  Airtel Payments Bank (APBL), India’s first Payments Bank, has partnered with Mastercard, leading technology company in the global payments industry, to develop customized products catering to customers across the underbanked spectrum including farmers, small and medium enterprises and retail customers. As part of the Government’s vision of Digital India and Banking for every Indian, both entities have been working ... Read More »

Airtel launches ‘[email protected]’ – India’s First Enterprise Grade Work From Home Solution for Businesses

New Delhi: With work for home becoming the new normal for millions of Indian professionals, Airtel Business – the B2B arm of Bharti Airtel – today launched [email protected] solutions for enterprises. Airtel [email protected] is India’s first enterprise grade solution designed to enable employees operate efficiently and securely from their homes. With a range of connectivity options – wired & wireless, ... Read More »

Kataria defied lockdown, should be quarantined- CWC member Raghuveer Meena

Leader of opposition has the access to movement- Kataria Udaipur : Congress Working Committee (CWC) member and former MP Raghuveer Singh Meena has tendered a written objection to Udaipur collector on Friday against former home minister GulabChand Kataria for getting a registry done of 15 bheega land on his name at the registry office in Jhadol (Phalasiya), some 50 kilometers ... Read More »

Deependra Singh, 17 year Entrepreneur From Udaipur CEO of Cropnew.

Udaipur : Deependra Singh, a 17 year young Entrepreneur Co-founder and CEO of Cropnew, born on 27 April, 2019. His story began from from bhilwara’s small town Badnor. Deependra Singh is the son of a truck driver Bhawani Singh and mother Prem Kanwar is Indian housewife. Deepender Singh started his journey at the age of 10 with his computer, which ... Read More »

Uber steps up safety standards by distributing millions of PPE kits, introducing new safety tech feature and mandatory driver education

Udaipur : To step up safety standards for riders and drivers during the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, Uber today launched a comprehensive set of measures, ramped up the distribution of millions of PPE kits to drivers and introduced safety awareness education video courses for them. Uber’s new in-app safety feature will notify drivers to replenish their PPE supplies after they have completed ... Read More »

Jk Tyre Develops And Produces ‘TOTAL Control Hand Sanitizer’ In It’s Endeavour To Help Fight The Pandemic

Udaipur : Indian tyre industry major and the pioneer of radial tyre technology in the country, JK Tyre & Industries Ltd.,has taken yet another step towards its commitment to the nation by producing the hand sanitizers under the brand – ‘Total Control Hand Sanitizers’. Dr. Raghupati Singhania, Chairman & Managing Director, JK Tyre & Industries Ltd said, “The JK Tyre ... Read More »

InsuranceDekho Plans To Onboard 1 Lakh Agents Throughout The Country

Udaipur: InsuranceDekho, a leading Insurtech startup is targeting a fresh premium of 1,200 crore in the current financial year. Currently, the company has partners in 350+ cities and works with 12,000+ partners. In the current financial year the company has aggressive expansion plans which include onboarding of 1 lakh agents across the country. In the current environment, InsuranceDekho foresees an ... Read More »

Kwai Live Program Boosts the Earnings for Live Stream Hosts

Popularshort videos sharing app Kwai today said that its special Kwai Live program for video live stream hosts has significantly raised the earnings of popular hosts on the platform during the ongoing nationwide lockdown. Under the program, Kwai has raised gifts sharing from 30% to 80% for the live stream hosts. The three-months program has been live since April 15 ... Read More »

ICICI Bank stands in solidarity with Rajasthan Government to fight COVID-19 pandemic

Udaipur : ICICI Bank stands in solidarity with the Government of Rajasthan by providing protective equipment to the state government, hospitals and police forces for their tireless efforts to safeguard citizens of the state in the wake of COVID-19 pandemic. ICICI Bank is working actively with the authorities on this front. The Bank has donated protective equipment like 66,000 of ... Read More »

Maharaja Whiteline launches Hybridcool Series Air Coolers

New Delhi. Groupe SEB India’s flagship, Maharaja Whiteline has launched a new range of Air Coolers, Hybridcool Series. Equipped with unique and innovative concept of having both wood wool and Honeycomb pads, makes the air coolers highly efficient and durable, and ideal for every home in summers. The new air coolers will be available in variety of sizes with trendy ... Read More »

Jk Tyre Partially Resumes Operations In India

Udaipur : Indian tyre industry major and the pioneer of radial tyre technology in the country, JK Tyre & Industries Ltd, today announced partial resumption of operations after adhering to the guidelines issued by the Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India and permissions granted by the respective state governments and local authorities. JK Tyre has commenced production in a ... Read More »

Zee5 And Airtel Deepen Strategic Collaboration : All Airtel Thanks customers to get FREE unlimited access to ZEE5’s premium catalogue

Udaipur. There is some really exciting news for all Airtel Thanks customers, who will now get FREE Unlimited access to ZEE5’s premium content library as part of their exclusive Thanks benefits. ZEE5, India’s Entertainment super-app and Bharti Airtel (“Airtel”) have been deepening their collaboration to bring best-in-class digital entertainment to customers in India. This special offer for Airtel Thanks customers ... Read More »

HDFC Bank, A.R. Rahman & Prasoon Joshi present #HumHaarNahiMaanenge

Udaipur : HDFC Bank today released #HumHaarNahiMaanenge (we will not give up), a collaborative song of hope. The single is a tribute to the indomitable spirit of India and millions of Indians who are standing together to fight the COVID-19 pandemic. The song is composed by Oscar and Grammy Award-winning musician A.R. Rahman, and the lyrics are penned by noted lyricist and poet, ... Read More »

SIP Mutual Funds: Here’s What You Should Know

A comfortable lifestyle requires sufficient money. While you are living contentedly, you might be having aspirations and dreams that you want to fulfill. You must be well-equipped monetarily to complete these ambitions. One way to ensure that you have the financial support for your hopes is by investment through SIP (Systematic Investment Plan) schemes. SIP is a facility that enables ... Read More »

Disney+ Hotstar teams up with Airtel to offer Airtel customers high quality entertainment

Udaipur . India’s foremost video streaming platform, Disney+ Hotstar is teaming up with India’s largest integrated telco Bharti Airtel (“Airtel”) to bring high quality video entertainment to all of India. This initiative aims to accelerate adoption of the video subscription category in the country, by solving two of the key challenges: evolving digital payment infrastructure and prevalence of cash as a payment ... Read More »

HDFC Bank net profit up by 18%

Udaipur : The Bank’s net revenues (net interest income plus other income) increased by 18.2% to ₹ 21,236.6 crore for the quarter ended March 31, 2020 over the corresponding quarter of the previous year. Net interest income (interest earned less interest expended) for the quarter ended March 31, 2020 grew to ₹ 15,204.1 crore from ₹ 13,089.5 crore for the ... Read More »

Vodafone Idea’s Lockdown Superstars Are Going The Extra Mile To Keep Rajasthan Connected During The Lockdown

Udaipur : Amidst the ongoing Covid-19 lockdown, citizens have been confined to their homes and are completely dependent on telecom networks to study, work, access essentials, source information and entertainment. Vodafone Idea’s customer service teams and field staff have been working round-the-clock since the national lockdown was declared, to enable customers in Rajasthan to stay safe and connected on Vodafone ... Read More »

NPCI initiates #IndiaPaySafe through on-going ‘UPI Chalega’ campaign to promote paying safe

National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) said it has initiated #IndiaPaySafe through its on-going ‘UPI Chalega’ campaign, to create awareness about paying safe with digital payments in the current lockdown situation. To create the much needed awareness on digital payments, NPCI has strategically brought the protagonist of the ‘UPI Chalega’ campaign, Mrs. Rao, to educate customers about going cashless and ... Read More »

Toyota Kirloskar Motor contributes to Karnataka Chief Minister’s Relief Fund COVID-19

Udaipur. Reiterating its commitment to counter the ramifications caused by the COVID-19 outbreak, Toyota Kirloskar Motor (TKM),today, handed overcontributionsto theKarnataka Chief Minister’sRelief Fund COVID-19 and Karnataka State Disaster Management Authority (KSDMA) to rebuild lives affected by the pandemic and bring back life to normalcy in the state.  A cheque worth₹2,00,00,000/-( 2 crores) was handed over to the Hon’ble Chief Minister ... Read More »

during lockdown, vodafone idea is enabling customers in rajasthan to avail services and do recharges online

Jaipur : To ensure customers in Rajasthan remain connected during the lockdown, Vodafone Idea Limited is enabling its customers to avail all services and recharges on the digital platform. Vodafone Idea Limited’s customer service teams are also creating awareness among customers on accessing and taking the benefit of digital platforms through video links, GIFs, dockets that explain the process for ... Read More »

Airtel Payments Bank partners with Bharti AXA General Insurance to offerinsuranceproducts covering COVID-19 and other Health conditions

Udaipur. Airtel Payments Bank, India’s first Payments Bank, has partnered with Bharti AXA General Insurance, a joint venture between Bharti Enterprises, one of India’s leading business groups, and AXA, one of the world’s largest insurance companies,to offer simple and focused health insurance plansfor providing financial protection against COVID-19 in these challenging times. Under the partnership, the companies have rolled out ... Read More »

Hindustan Unilever partners with UNICEF to support India’s fight against COVID-19

Udaipur : Hindustan Unilever Limited (HUL) today announced a collaboration with the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) to undertake a mass communication campaign and to inform and empower the general public against COVID-19. The campaign brings together the marketing expertise and scale of HUL and the technical knowledge of UNICEF to create engaging communication tools that can help people change behaviours and ... Read More »

Jk Tyre Furthers Its Commitment Towards Covid-19 Relief Efforts

Udaipur : Continuing its bid to support the country’s fight against the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19), India’s leading tyre manufacturer JK Tyre & Industries Ltd has implemented a series of public relief measures to ensure safety and health of citizens across plant locations in Mysore, Banmore, Kankroli, Chennai and Haridwar. In its ongoing commitment to extend support for immediate on-ground response, the company is ... Read More »

UPL contributes Rs 75 crore to PM-CARES fund

UPL has contributed Rs 75 crore to PM-CARES fund in assisting the government to fight against the coronavirus pandemic which has claimed the lives of over 50 people and infected more than 2,300 others. The company has also kept on standby the premises of its educational institutions such as Gyan Dham School and Sandra Shroff Rofel College of Nursing, both ... Read More »

Dhampur Sugar Mills starts production of hand sanitizers at Asmoli unit

Dhampur Sugar Mills has started production of hand sanitizers at its unit at Sambhal in Uttar Pradesh with the effect from April 03, 2020. Earlier, the company had also started production of hand sanitizers at Bijnor unit from March 29, 2020. Dhampur Sugar Mills is engaged in the manufacturing of sugar, ethanol, chemicals and plantation white sugar. Read More »

Manali Petrochemicals restarts production of Propylene Glyco

Manali Petrochemicals has restarted production of Propylene Glyco from April 03, 2020 from both the plants of the company. Resumption of production of the other products will be decided in due course. Manali Petrochemicals is a leader in the production and marketing of Propylene Oxide, Propylene Glycols and Polyols in India. The Company operates two grassroot production facilities at Manali ... Read More »

Moody’s downgrades AXIS Bank’s outlook to negative

The credit rating agency — Moody’s Investors Service has revised the outlook for AXIS Bank from stable to negative. Further, it has downgraded the counterparty risk assessments of the Bank to Baa3(cr)/P-3(cr) from Baa2(cr)/P-2(cr), and the local currency counterparty risk rating of the Bank to Baa3/P-3 from Baa2/P-2. Axis Bank is the third largest private sector bank in India. The ... Read More »

Moody’s affirms deposit ratings of ICICI Bank at Baa3

The credit rating agency — Moody’s affirmed the deposit ratings of ICICI Bank at Baa3. The Bank’s baseline credit assessment (BCA) and adjusted BCA are also affirmed at ba1. Moody’s has lowered the counterparty risk assessment from Baa2(cr)/P-2(cr) to Baa3(cr)/P-3(cr) and the local currency counterparty risk rating from Baa2/P-2 to Baa3/P-3. The outlook on the Bank’s rating was revised from ... Read More »

HDFC Bank’s advances increases by 21% in Q4

HDFC Bank’s advances has increased to approximately Rs 9,930 billion as of March 31, 2020, a growth of around 21% as compared to Rs 8,194 billion as of March 31, 2019 (Rs. 9,360 billion as of December 31, 2019). The Bank’s deposits aggregated to approximately Rs 11,465 billion as of March 31, 2020, a growth of around 24% as compared ... Read More »

Bharti Airtel, CuriosityStream deepen ground-breaking content partnership

Bharti Airtel and CuriosityStream have deepened their ground-breaking content partnership to bring premium content from CuriosityStream to TV homes in India. Airtel Digital TV, the DTH unit of Airtel, has launched an exclusive Free to Airtel channel with the full catalogue of CuriosityStream’s award-winning factual entertainment films and series. The CuriosityStream TV channel (419) will be available to all the ... Read More »

Coal India’s arm slashes coal auction floor price for specific mines

Coal India’s subsidiary — Western Coalfields (WCL) has slashed the coal auction floor price of specific mines by 10 per cent. With an effort to provide coal at cheaper price to consumers during the current Covid-19 pandemic, the reduced auction price will be applicable for coal from ‘mine specific source’ for all auctions to be conducted by WCL in April ... Read More »

M&M rejects proposal to inject fresh equity in SYMC

  (M&M) board has rejected a proposal to inject any fresh equity into its loss-making Korean arm SsangYong Motor Company (SYMC). The management and labour union of SYMC had sought a funding of 500 billion KRW (USD 406 Million) from the company over the next three years. The company’s board has urged SYMC to find alternate sources of funding. However, ... Read More »

Force Motors’ SCV & LCV production stands at 929 units in March

Force Motors has reported the production, sales and export of the products manufactured during the month of March 2020. The company’s production of Small Commercial Vehicles (SCV) & Light Commercial Vehicles (LCV) stood at 929 units and Utility Vehicles (UV), Sports Utility Vehicles (SUV) & Tractors stood at 269 units. The company’s domestic sales for SCV & LCV stood at ... Read More »

Shalby incorporates wholly owned subsidiary

Shalby has incorporated a new wholly owned subsidiary (WOS) company under the name and style ‘Mars Medical Devices’ on April 3, 2020 for R&D, manufacture, trading, importer, collaborator of all types of implants, medical devices, appliances and apparatus etc. and other related items. Shalby is a chain of Multi-specialty tertiary care hospitals based out of Ahmedabad. It has combined bed ... Read More »

NMDC fixes prices of iron ore

NMDC has fixed the prices of iron ore with effect from April 4, 2020. The price of Lump Ore (65.5%, 6-40mm) has been fixed at Rs 2,650 per ton, while the price of Fines (64%, -10mm) has been fixed at Rs 2,360 per ton. The above FOR prices are excluding Royalty, DMF, NMET, Cess, Forest Permit Fee and other taxes. ... Read More »

HCL Technologies sets up COVID-19 control centre in Noida

HCL Technologies has set up a control centre for the Gautam Buddh Nagar district administration to help respond to citizens’ queries about coronavirus. The Integrated Control Centre has been set up by HCL at one of its facilities in Noida with support from the district administration, police, health department and Noida as well as Greater Noida Authority. HCL Technologies is ... Read More »

BPCL develops novel technology to test quality of crude oil

Bharat Petroleum Corporation (BPCL) has developed a novel technology to test the quality of crude oil at a fraction of the cost and time that it takes now through the lengthy lab tests. The technology, which has a number of patents including those from the US and the EU, is a ‘crude horoscope predictor tool’ called BPMarrk, which can optimise ... Read More »