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SC upholds ban on liquor outlets on Highways

The Honorable Supreme Court has banned the sale of liquor on highways. The directive, which comes into effect on April 1, 2017,  has affected numerous liquor vends, restaurants and pubs across the country. While the liquor vends along national highways will have to down shutters, the restaurants and pubs within ...

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Supreme Court Bans Sale of BS-III

The Supreme Court has directed automobile manufacturers not to sell Bharat Stage III (BS-III) vehicles from April 1, 2017. The Environment Pollution Control Authority (EPCA) had sought the ban of such vehicles stating that the manufacturers had the necessary wherewithal to Beginning next month, the more stringent BS IV emission norms would come ...

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Airtel Acquires Tikona’s 4G Business

The entry and surge of Reliance Jio has literally put the Indian mobile telephony industry on fire. Hitherto market leader Airtel has announced the acquisition of Tikona Digital Network’s 4G business to take Jio’s threat head on. The 1,600 crore deal provides Airtel broadband wireless access (BWA) spectrum across five circles in the ...

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Reliance Jio is here to Stay

Reliance Jio has its plan chalked out. It is here to stay, in the long run. And to achieve its ambitious target of capturing half of the mobile-telephony market share in India, the Mukesh-Ambani led venture will bank on data instead of voice. The aggressive price penetration policy of Reliance ...

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Banks to Charge Cash Transaction Fee

The increased traffic brings in its wake, a lot of pangs. That’s not only true for the traffic on the roads but also the traffic inside the banks. Serpentine queues, long waiting times mar the banking experience. The bank employees on the other hand struggle to keep the tempers down ...

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