• Online Sale of Alcohol in Maharashtra
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    Online Sale of Alcohol in Maharashtra

    People of Maharashtra will get alcohol at their door step soon because Maharashtra government is about to give the permission for the online sale of alcohol in Maharashtra soon. Maharashtra will become the first Indian state who is going to allow the policy of online sale and assured that it should reach at the buyer’s doorstep through home delivery facility. Online sale of liquor through e-commerce has not been introduced in the country till now due to restriction of government. Mr. Chandrashekhar Bawankule, Excise minister of the state has said that this policy will be game changer and brings huge impact on the liquor business. The main reason to introduce…

  • FSSAI certified Street Food
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    FSSAI certified Street Food

    Good news for the street food lovers, soon they will get FSSAI certified street food. Food Safety and Standard Authority of India has started a program “Clean Street Food Hub”. This is a unique initiative taken by FSSAI to ensure the quality, cleanliness and hygiene of Street foods and certify them as well. Now you can eat your beloved, mouth watering and delicious Samosa,Paani poori, Chaat, Paav bhaaji, Vada,Idly, Masala dosa etc. without any health and hygiene worry. Many famous food clusters in all over the country will be audited by the joint drive of FSSAI and State Authorities responsible for cleanliness. Till now 144 famous street food clusters has…

  • Your Face will be your Boarding Pass at the Airport
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    Your Face will be your Boarding Pass at the Airport

    Your Face will be your Boarding Pass at the Airport The Government of India is working on their digitization program & paperless policy and a advance step is about to be taken in this direction is the use of Biometric recognition and identification for the airport check-ins. Your face will be your boarding pass at the airport soon for the check-ins. It is the major step towards the paperless policy and digitization. The Government is at the final stage of the paperless policy of biometric boarding pass. Initially this policy will apply on 5 airports of India – they are Varanasi (Lal Bahadur Shastri Airport), Kolkata (Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose…

  • 12 Best Indian Companies in Forbes Global 2000 List
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    12 Best Indian Companies in Forbes Global 2000 List

    12 Best Indian Companies in Forbes Global 2000 List Forbes list of world’s best 2000 companies has been published and there are 12 best Indian companies in Forbes Global 2000 list have been placed. In top 50 Indian firms only two Indian IT giant companies Infosys and TCS (Tata Consultancy Services) ranked 31st and 35th respectively. Indian auto & truck manufacturer Tata Motors grab the 70th position in this list, the only automobile company from India under top 100 where as Mahindra & Mahindra auto & truck manufacturer get the 164th position. Indian iron and steel companies are also made their presence in this in world’s best companies. Another Tata…

  • Gita Gopinath is the new Chief Economist of IMF
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    Gita Gopinath is the new Chief Economist of IMF

    Gita Gopinath is the new Chief Economist of IMF The 46 years old Gita Gopinath is the new Chief Economist of IMF, the International Monetary Fund. She is the honorable Professor of Harvard University, born in Mysore, Karnataka India. She is the second Indian and first woman to achieve this feat after one of the finest economists of the world and Ex-Governor of RBI Mr. Raghuram Rajan. She will replace the current Chief Economist Maurice Obstfeld who is retiring from the IMF till the end of this year. International Monetary Fund works in the field of exchange rates and providing loans to the countries who are facing financial crisis. Christine…

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    Air India’s condition worsen by VVIP flights dues

    Air India’s condition worsen by VVIP flights dues The Maharaja of Indian Airline, loss making air carrier the Air India’s financial status have become worsen by the delayed payments of VVIP flights which is already facing mountain of debts of about ₹ 50,000 crore. Air India’s condition worsen by VVIP flights dues. Air India has given its response of an RTI application that a total ₹ 1146.86 crore payment due for Government VVIP charter flights also some oldest bills have not been cleared yet and delayed for 10 years of the President, the Vice President and the evacuation flights. According to the given details from Air India to the applicant,…

  • SBI lowered the ATM’s daily withdrawal limits
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    SBI lowered the ATM’s daily withdrawal limits

    SBI lowered the ATM’s daily withdrawal limits According to the Economic Times, State Bank of India, the largest lender of India has cuts half the daily cash withdrawal limit of its ATMs from Rs 40000.00 per day to Rs 20000.00 per day. This new limitations will be applicable from 31st October 2018 on its issued and being issued Classic and Maestro debit cards. Now other banks have to decide after the move of SBI lowered the ATM’s daily withdrawal limits. This action has taken due to increase in the number of complaints received by banks around fraudulent transactions at the ATM. This move of bank will encourage more digital and…

  • Indian manufacturers are embracing machines due to workers shortage
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    Indian manufacturers are embracing machines due to workers shortage

    Indian manufacturers are embracing machines due to workers shortage Indian manufacturers are embracing machines due to workers shortage for unwanted factory jobs. Today’s youth are not willing to do the shopfloor jobs like in Textile and yarn industries or metal moulding industries. According to the bloomberg reports, Indian factories are facing shortage of manpower and can’t find enough workers for the shopfloor works. Report says that the fast pace of automation in the country. According to a survey by Willis Towers Watson that expected adoption of automation in the workplace of Indian companies over the next three years will increase from current 14% to 27% which is higher than the Asia Pacific…

  • TCS Changing Hiring Process
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    TCS Changing Hiring Process

    TCS Changing Hiring Process TCS Changing hiring process from traditional hiring process to online hiring process. According to the Times of India reports, now TCS is switching to an online test to hire engineering graduates, starting this year, the company will conduct an all-India exam, dubbed the National Qualifier Test, to identify potential candidates, followed by a video or face-to-face interview. TCS says moving away from the traditional process of going to campuses brings two key benefits: The company gets access to a bigger talent pool, and The recruitment process comes down to 3-4 four weeks from 3-4 months. Earlier, Mint reported that hiring was picking up pace at Indian…

  • OLA and Uber growth slowing down
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    OLA and Uber growth slowing down

    The two largest ride hailing companies in India are experiencing slowdown after the exponentially growth for few years. Growth seems to be slowing down for both Ola and Uber thought the absolute number of daily rides has increased in 2018 to an average 3.5millions rides per day in every segments (Taxi, Auto, Shared and Bikes). OLA and Uber growth slowing down. According to the Economic Times reports citing the analysts and company executives, growth in ride hailing sector fell down to 20% across segments (including taxis, autos, bike and shared cabs) from 57% in 2017 to an average 2.8 millions rides per day and 90% in 2016 to an average 1.9…