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#CareerBytes: Top CA firms for articleship apart from Big 4

16 Jul 2019

#CareerBytes: Top CA firms for articleship apart from Big 4

Chartered Accountancy (CA) is one of the most sought-after professional courses. The three-level program comprises Foundation, Intermediate, and Final.

In 2017, China produced two billionaires a week

28 Oct 2018

In 2017, China produced two billionaires a week

According to a report by Swiss bank UBS and auditing firm PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), China produced billionaires at the rate of two a week in 2017.

US: Cop enters home thinking it's hers, shoots owner dead

08 Sep 2018

US: Cop enters home thinking it's hers, shoots owner dead

In a heart-breaking incident, a police officer in Dallas shot her neighbor after entering his home, thinking it was her apartment.

#CareerBytes: Top 6 IIMs and their placement rates this year

13 Jul 2018

#CareerBytes: Top 6 IIMs and their placement rates this year

The Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) are the most sought after B-schools that provide quality management education at the postgraduate, doctoral, and executive levels in the country.

#CareerBytes: Top 6 IIMs and their placement rates this year

26 Jun 2018

#CareerBytes: Top 6 IIMs and their placement rates this year

The Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) are the most sought after B-schools that provide quality management education at the postgraduate, doctoral, and executive levels in the country.

Chanda Kochhar probe extends to US, SEC now investigating case

10 Jun 2018

Chanda Kochhar probe extends to US, SEC now investigating case

The probe against ICICI Bank chief Chanda Kochhar and her family's allegedly illegal business dealings with the Videocon group is going international.

#CareerBytes: 5 best DU colleges on the basis of placements

10 Jun 2018

#CareerBytes: 5 best DU colleges on the basis of placements

For students looking to choose a college for pursuing any course, placement records of those institutes are a key factor while shortlisting them.

ICICI Bank denies asking Chanda Kochhar to take indefinite leave

01 Jun 2018

ICICI Bank denies asking Chanda Kochhar to take indefinite leave

The ICICI Bank board has rubbished the media reports which claimed that the board had sent CEO Chanda Kochhar on an indefinite leave till the completion of an independent investigation into allegations of "conflict of interest" and "quid pro quo" against her.

Bitcoin to use 0.5% of world's electricity by 2018 end

19 May 2018

Bitcoin to use 0.5% of world's electricity by 2018 end

According to a research published in the journal Joule, the bitcoin network currently uses electricity at 2.55 gigawatts, which is almost as much power as Ireland uses.

With Jewar airport, UP-towns to be connected to neighboring-cities by-air

29 Apr 2018

With Jewar airport, UP-towns to be connected to neighboring-cities by-air

Proposed international airport at Jewar in Greater Noida will not only bring places in Uttar Pradesh such as Kanpur and Allahabad closer to NCR under regional connectivity scheme UDAN, it will also benefit locations in neighboring-states, a techno-economic feasibility report for the airport stated.

2009 Satyam scam: Pricewaterhouse gets 2-year audit-ban from SEBI

11 Jan 2018

2009 Satyam scam: Pricewaterhouse gets 2-year audit-ban from SEBI

Nine years after the Rs. 8,000cr Satyam scam came to light, Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) found Pricewaterhouse Network guilty in the fraud.

Airtel, its payments-bank's e-KYC license temporarily suspended over Aadhaar misuse

17 Dec 2017

Airtel, its payments-bank's e-KYC license temporarily suspended over Aadhaar misuse

Following allegations of Bharti Airtel "surreptitiously" using the Aadhaar-based e-KYC process to open accounts in Airtel Payments Bank without customers' consent, the UIDAI has -taking its strongest action yet- suspended Airtel's e-KYC license temporarily.

From corporate to politics: These Indian women are dominating

11 Sep 2017

From corporate to politics: These Indian women are dominating

To achieve success in politics, one has to have grit, confidence, a go-getter attitude and a sharp mind. Much like what success in the corporate world demands.

GST: Car prices will increase; daily-use items made cheaper

10 Sep 2017

GST: Car prices will increase; daily-use items made cheaper

Mid-sized cars, luxury cars, and SUVs are set to see an increase in prices after the GST Council decided to levy an additional cess on them.

Centre and PwC partner up to promote digital payments

05 Sep 2017

Centre and PwC partner up to promote digital payments

According to reports, consulting agency Pricewaterhouse Coopers (PwC) is now assisting the Central government to devise methods and ways by which it will be able to increase the frequency of digital payments in India.

Cabinet reshuffle: Interesting facts about the new ministers

03 Sep 2017

Cabinet reshuffle: Interesting facts about the new ministers

In its third cabinet reshuffle, the Modi government has inducted nine new faces and promoted four Ministers of State to cabinet rank.

From corporate to politics: These Indian women are dominating

29 Jul 2017

From corporate to politics: These Indian women are dominating

To achieve success in politics, one has to have grit, confidence, a go-getter attitude and a sharp mind. Much like what success in the corporate world demands.

Oscars Blunder: PwC to pay a heavier price

07 Mar 2017

Oscars Blunder: PwC to pay a heavier price

Global accounting firm PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) could pay a heavier price for faux-pas at the Oscars if a court decides at a malpractice trial next week that the firm has a history of making blunders.

IDBI to manage losses by selling non-core assets

23 Feb 2017

IDBI to manage losses by selling non-core assets

State-owned lender, IDBI Bank Ltd's board will sell some of its non-core assets to manage a gross bad loan ratio of 15.16% in December-end.

INOX is leading bidder for SRS cinemas

26 Jan 2017

INOX is leading bidder for SRS cinemas

INOX Leisure Limited (INOX) is reportedly the highest bidder for SRS Cinemas.

Cyprus removed from India's tax haven blacklist

17 Dec 2016

Cyprus removed from India's tax haven blacklist

The Indian government has taken off Cyprus from its list of tax havens, providing relief to investors who faced the brunt end of austere tax measures in Cyprus.

Indian family businesses: Only 15% have succession plans

23 Nov 2016

Indian family businesses: Only 15% have succession plans

Reports revealed that just about 15 percent of the country's family businesses have a robust plan for succession.

PwC sued for $5.5billion for negligence in mortgage fraud case

16 Aug 2016

PwC sued for $5.5billion for negligence in mortgage fraud case

The bankruptcy trustee for Taylor, Bean & Whitaker sued PricewaterhouseCooper as the auditor of Colonial Bank, seeking $5.5 billion in damages.