Domino’s reduces pizza delivery time to 20 minutes in locations with high store density

New Delhi: Domino’s, the popular pizza chain, has reduced the delivery time to 20 minutes from its 30-minute delivery in several locations across the country. Most of these stores are located in high store density.  Domino’s is striving to make its deliveries faster at a time when several online QSR outlets and online food delivering … Read more

Paytm IPO: Fintech firm may skip a pre-IPO round to fast-track listing – Report

New Delhi: Fintech firm Paytm may skip the pre-IPO round to expedite the listing process, according to sources aware of the development. The company is targetting to launch Rs 16,600 crore IPO before Diwali and is looking for valuation in the range of Rs 1.47 – 1.78 lakh crore. The sources involved with partners of … Read more

All indicators pointing towards sharp economic recovery: Piyush Goyal

New Delhi: All indicators, including GDP, foreign direct investment (FDI) inflows and exports growth, are pointing towards a clear and sharp economic recovery in the country, Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal said on Thursday. He said forex reserves have constantly grown from USD 433 billion in September 2019 to USD 638 billion in September … Read more

Income tax refunds worth Rs 92,961 crore issued during ongoing fiscal: CBDT

New Delhi: Refunds amounting to more than Rs 92,961 crore have been issued to taxpayers during the current financial year, the CBDT said on Thursday. The Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) frames policy for the Income Tax Department. This figure includes income tax refunds of Rs 23,026 crore in 61,53,231 cases and corporate tax … Read more

Swiggy introduces no-questions-asked, two-day paid monthly off for female delivery partners

New Delhi: Swiggy has introduced a two-day paid monthly period time-off policy for its female delivery partners, in a bid to encourage more women workers to join the company as a delivery partner. Women delivery partners taking the time-off will receive a minimum earnings guarantee, the food delivery giant said.  Swiggy said in a blog … Read more

India poised to become $5 trillion economy by 2024-25: Hardeep Singh Puri

New Delhi: Union Minister Hardeep Singh Puri on Thursday exuded confidence that India will become a USD five-trillion economy by 2024-25 and USD 10-trillion by 2030. Speaking at a virtual conference of PAFI India, Puri said, “Economic growth is accelerating. India is poised for growth to become a USD 5 trillion economy by 2024-25 and … Read more

7th Pay Commission DA hike: Here’s how much salary you will get after 3% increase

New Delhi: In the latest 7th Pay Commission update, the Central government has approved a 3 per cent hike in the dearness allowance (DA) and dearness relief (DR) for Central government employees and pensioners. The latest DA and DR hike has come amid the festive season that will add to the festivities for lakhs of … Read more

MG Astor mid-size SUV sold out for 2021, New bookings to open from November 1

MG Motor India on Thursday (October 21), opened bookings for the recenlty launched Astor mid-SUV. As per the company, MG sold 5,000 units of Astor within few minutes of opening bookings for the buyers. MG only alloted 5,000 units of the mid-size SUV for the Indian market for 2021. The bookings for the next batch … Read more

Rakesh Jhunjhunwala Portfolio: Big bull raises stake in THIS stock, are you investing?

New Delhi: Rakesh Jhunjhunwala portfolio is one of the most sought portfolios for Indian stock market investors. Movements in the big bull’s portfolio have led stocks to move in the upward or backward direction. This time, the marquee investor has increased his stake in Federal Bank during the July to September 2021 quarter.  According to … Read more

Gold Price Today, 21 October 2021: Gold prices trade above Rs 45,500 per 10 gram, should you buy?

New Delhi: Gold in the national capital on Thursday gained marginally by Rs 7 to Rs 46,503 per 10 gram, according to HDFC Securities. In the previous trade, the precious metal had settled at Rs 46,496 per 10 gram. Silver jumped Rs 198 to Rs 63,896 per kilogram from Rs 63,698 per kilogram in the … Read more