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Microsoft to stop funding facial recognition startups, divests from firm whose tech is used by Israeli military

As a minority investor, Microsoft does not have enough oversight to ensure that the startup’s tech is not used for mass surveillance

28 Mar 2020 2:27 PM

Taking steps to protect interests of employees: Air India chief on divestment jitters

The government is planning to invite bids for the national carrier next month.

08 Nov 2019 11:42 AM

Govt neither divesting nor privatising ONGC: Pradhan

Govt is not privatising the ONGC but adopting a new model wherein both public and private players can participate in oil production.

03 Jul 2019 4:07 PM

Brokerages hopeful of govt meeting FY19 disinvestment target

Govt has garnered Rs 35,134.76 crore or 43.92 per cent of the divestment target of Rs 80,000 crore for FY 18-19.

24 Jan 2019 11:24 AM

Govt hikes annual maintenance cost of Air India's VVIP aircraft

The costs of these flights are reimbursed to the airline by the respective ministries.

04 Jul 2018 4:26 PM


Govt puts off Air India stake sale due to election year ahead

The decision was taken at the high level meeting convened by Union Minister Arun Jaitley.

19 Jun 2018 2:03 PM

Centre confused about Air India, claims Chidambaram

The senior Congress Party leader also lashed out at the Bharatiya Janata Party-led Centre over rising inflation prices.

12 Jun 2018 12:46 PM

No bids for Air India so far, won't extend deadline: Aviation secy

The government will not extend the deadline for submissions of interest in Air India, R N Choubey said.

30 May 2018 3:39 PM

Entities with sufficient funds, ability to run Air India can bid: FinMin

Bidder who buys Air India would have to stay invested in the airline for at least three years.

19 Apr 2018 12:51 PM

Tata Group unlikely to bid for Air India as terms too onerous: sources

No company has come forward to say it is interested or to reaffirm previous interest.

11 Apr 2018 2:26 PM


Canara Bank calls off move to divest stake in Canfin Homes

In December 2017, Canara Bank informed stock exchanges that it will offload 4 per cent stake in Canfin Homes.

31 Mar 2018 4:10 PM

Niti Aayog making new list of sick PSUs for divestment: Kant

NITI Aayog has already recommended 40 sick PSUs for strategic disinvestment.

21 Feb 2018 3:39 PM

Want to make Air India a vibrant entity, not go Kingfisher way: Civil Aviation Minister

Indigo had given expression of interest in Air India's overseas operations, while Tatas were making only verbal enquiries.

05 Dec 2017 3:29 PM

NLC Divestment: Institutions bid for Rs 1,000 cr worth shares

Govt has already raised over Rs 19,000 crore through minority stake sale in PSUs in current fiscal.

25 Oct 2017 6:09 PM

ONGC financial ratio to remain same post HPCL acquisition: report

The divestment may be gradual and ONGC could meanwhile fund the HPCL stake purchase using a bridge loan.

25 Jul 2017 9:21 PM


SBI Life gets final approval for IPO from SBI central board

SBI Life's net profit grew 10.9 per cent to Rs 954.65 crore in the year to March 2017.

11 Jul 2017 9:37 AM

Sunil Mittal backs Tata Group buying Air India

Reports say Tata group is believed to be interested in purchasing stake in national carrier.

23 Jun 2017 9:52 AM

SAIL brings in SBI Cap as transaction advisor

Government holds 75 per cent stake in SAIL, which has a turnover of Rs 43,337 crore in 2015-16

22 Jun 2017 2:31 PM

7 Air India unions threaten unrest over privatisation talk

Unions have sought an appointment with Civil Aviation Minister Gajapathi Raju to dicuss concerns.

17 Jun 2017 9:50 AM

Govt may write off Air India's Rs 30,000 crore debt

Report says it is expected that govt would exit Air India by March 2018.

16 Jun 2017 11:13 AM