On May 05, 2016 15:42 (IST)
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday rejected demands, including from ally Shiv Sena, for rollback of one per cent excise duty on non-silver jewellery and asserted that jewellers will have to pay taxes.
On February 26, 2015 17:20 (IST)
Generally soft-spoken and low-profile, Suresh Prabhu was made Railways Minister last November after he exited the Shiv Sena to join the BJP in 2014. Mr Prabhu, 61, was handpicked by Prime Minister Narendra Modi for the crucial railways portfolio, mainly owing to his reputation for being pro-reform, dynamic, an original thinker and scrupulously hone...
On April 22, 2013 12:56 (IST)
The company management gave into the union's demand of reinstatement of the suspended workers after the intervention of Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray, who had a meeting with a senior Mahindra Group official on Saturday, a union leader said today.
On April 16, 2013 13:59 (IST)
The 'tools down' agitation by workers of Mahindra and Mahindra's engine facility at Igatpuri near here entered the eighth day today, with both management and union refusing to budge from their stand, sources said.
On April 12, 2013 16:02 (IST)
Around 1,600 employees including contract workers are on 'tools down' protest since Tuesday against the suspension of their leader Sunil Yadav, president of Bharatiya Kamgar Sangh.
On November 23, 2012 22:38 (IST)
The policemen who arrested two girls for their Facebook comments against the shutdown of the city for Shiv Sena supremo Bal Thackeray's funeral have been indicted by an inquiry panel which said the action was not justified.
On November 19, 2012 23:26 (IST)
Telecom and IT Minister Kapil Sibal today said he was "deeply saddened" by the arrest of two girls over their Facebook post questioning the shutdown in the city for Shiv Sena patriarch Bal Thackeray's funeral and said the IT Act should not be used to "throttle dissent".
On November 18, 2012 17:22 (IST)
A stream of eminent personalities from politics, films and corporate world reached the historic Shivaji Park ground here to attend the last rites of Shiv Sena supremo Bal Thackeray.
On November 18, 2012 15:26 (IST)
Federation of Associations of Maharashtra (FAM) has called upon its constituents and the trading community to observe a bandh in Maharashtra tomorrow as a mark of respect to Shiv Sena leader Bal Thackeray, who passed away yesterday.
On November 18, 2012 14:24 (IST)
Jewellers across Mumbai will keep their establishments closed tomorrow to mourn the death of Shiv Sena supremo Bal Thackeray.
On November 18, 2012 14:03 (IST)
Reliance Industries Chairman Mukesh Ambani has condoled the demise of Shiv Sena supremo Bal Thackeray saying the country has lost a great leader.
On November 18, 2012 13:36 (IST)
Filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma says "Sarkar" and "Sarkar Raj" would not have been possible without Bal Thackeray and adds some of the dialogues in the film were inspired by the Shiv Sena supremo.
On November 18, 2012 14:36 (IST)
Remembering Bal Thackeray as a great friend of the industry, captains of India Inc today said they have been saddened by the death of the Shiv Sena patriarch.
On February 28, 2012 08:06 (IST)
Asian markets were off to a lacklustre start on Tuesday. Investors remain wary of the impact of high oil prices on growth. In the US, the Dow failed to close above the psychologically-important 13,000 level.
On February 13, 2012 20:10 (IST)
Telecom tribunal TDSAT would start its final hearing on February 27, a petition against regulator TRAI's circular limiting the number of SMSes to 200 per day per SIM.