Jalandhar witnessed steep hike in visa applications, went up to 66% last year

JALANDHAR: Dream of foreign land among Punjabis witnessed a steep hike in the recent years, which could be evident from the fact that in last year there were 66 per cent more visa applications processed in Jalandhar only.

 Jalandhar, which is also known as NRI capital of Punjab, is famous for the craze of foreign land among youth and the local immigration agencies are full of the applications, especially for study visa for the countries in like Canada and Australia.

Punjab Govt decides to merge skill development with employment generation & training dept. Cabinet approves new merged entity to enhance employability Youth

With a view to enhancing employability of youth in the state, the Punjab Cabinet has approved restructuring of the Department of Employment Generation & Training by merging the Punjab Skill Development Mission (PSDM) in it. The newly merged entity would be renamed the Department of Employment Generation, Skill Development & Training.

VFX hits the Bollywood's newbie list

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India] May 20 (ANI/ NewsVoir): A VFX artist and animator hailing from Jaipur, Rajasthan, Ankit Swami, is hitting the trending charts on YouTube with its new song in collaboration with Raftaar. The 21-year-old self-made VFX artist acquired his skills through YouTube tutorials.

Tata Motors consolidated Q4 net profit nearly halves to Rs 1,117 crore

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], May 20 (ANI): Tata Motors said on Monday its consolidated net profit almost halved in the quarter ended March 31 to Rs 1,117 crore compared to a profit of Rs 2,125 crore in the same period a year ago.

From Maharaja's to Millennials: Young consumers influence Platinum Jewellery's growth

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India] May 20(ANI/NewsVoir): Platinum's natural white lustre and legendary grip on the world's most precious gems has ensured its position as the precious metal of choice for fine jewellery from the moment King Louis XVI of France declared it "the only metal fit for kings".

Darwin Group confident of winning bid for Jet Airways

New Delhi [India], May 20 (ANI): Darwin Platform Group of Companies, which recently shot into prominence for its interest in taking stakes in Jet Airways with infusion of Rs 14,000 crore, has geared up to foray into the Indian aviation sector.

Karisma Kapoor gives away AQE Awards 2019 New Delhi by Xel Research

New Delhi [India] May 20(ANI/BusinessWire India): Xel Research organized Asia's Quality & entrepreneurship awards 2019 associated with Dosa Factory to recognize Asia's Best organizations and professionals from different Industries (i.e. Beauty & Wellness / Healthcare / Education Manufacturers / Hotel & Restaurants Industry) at Radisson Blu hotel, Paschim Vihar.

Travelling for vacation or work: Smart tips that will save you money

Pune (Maharashtra) [India] May 20(ANI/ BusinessWire India): The needs of a business traveller vis-a-vis a leisure traveller are extremely different. People travelling for leisure generally have an ample number of days for their trip and plan for multiple things like stay, recreational activities, entertainment, food, shopping, etc. While those travelling on a business plan for an extremely focused trip which has a limited number of days with extremely less travelling. Their trip mostly consists of travelling for business meetings, seminars or conferences.

Boeing India launches innovation programme to develop aerospace entrepreneurs

New Delhi [India], May 20 (ANI): Aerospace major Boeing on Monday announced the launch of a programme for Indian university students, faculty and early stage start-ups to help innovators convert their ideas into viable business offerings that have the potential to shape the future of aerospace and defence.

Stock markets cheerful after exit polls show second term for Modi

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], May 20 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices surged nearly 2 per cent in the early morning trade on Monday, a day after exit polls of the general elections projected BJP-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) to win with a comfortable majority.

Zee Learn FY19 total revenue doubles to Rs 549 Cr; EBITDA at all time high of Rs 158 Cr

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India] May 18 (ANI/BusinessWire India): Zee Learn Limited, India's leading Education Company and India's Most Trusted Diversified Education Brand, today reported its standalone and consolidated Q4FY19 and FY18-19 Annual financial results.

Debt-ridden IMFA suffers loss of Rs 74 crore in Q4 of FY 19

Bhubaneswar (Orissa) [India], May 18 (ANI): Debt-laden Indian Metals and Ferro Alloys (IMFA) reported on Saturday revenue of Rs 434 crore in fourth quarter (January to March) of 2018-19 compared to Rs 443 crore in the year-on period.

Edufly Academy aims to create 1 lakh entrepreneurs in 3 years

Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India] May 18 (ANI/NewsVoir): Aloha India - The Indian Franchisee of Malaysian Aloha, has launched its subsidiary Edufly Academy and Business Education E-commerce Platform (BEEP) in association with Edufly College, Malaysia in the city. The Chief Guest for the launch was Yap Keong Foon, Director, Edufly College and Guest of Honour was I.S.A.K. Nazar, Founder Director and CEO, Manna Foods.

Hopscotch India dedicates this Mother’s Day to every child’s first stylist with its digital campaign

Hopscotch - India’s largest kids fashion brand unveiled its Mother’s Day campaign with an upbeat digital film that portrays mothers in a new light. The brand showcased this through an interesting play on the fact that along with being a child’s first home, friend, teacher, a mother is also their first stylist!

Winner of UC Miss Cricket Debuts at New York Times Square Billboard Jubilant Life Sciences revenue up 21 pc to Rs 9,111 crore in FY 19 Aviation secretary meets representatives of airlines for reallocation of Jet Airways' international slots Merck Foundation marks World Hypertension Day 2019 Sensex jumps 537 points to 37,931, Nifty above 11,400 DJ Snake releases music video for 'Enzo' Indian Oil's profit jumps 17 pc to Rs 6,099 crore in FY 19 Indian hotels in strategic partnership with Singapore's sovereign wealth fund GIC Textiles major Arvind reports muted revenue growth in Q4 FY19 RICS to bring Leadership events in CRE and FM sectors with Colliers International Mjunction conducts E-auction of auto scrap for M&M Kamdhenu Paints Launches Digital Campaign #ChhupaoNahinSudhaaro to Encourage Voting Kohinoor concludes the third edition of Consumer Electronics Show 2019 India International Hospitality Expo 2019 to attract 25,000 visitors Markets open higher led by rally in select heavyweight stocks HDFC Capital Advisors launches new digital affordable housing initiative Finance Commission holds talks with Finance Ministry on economy CBDT orders transfer posting of 20 principal chief commissioners Murugappa Group registers robust growth of 12 per cent in turnover Stock markets overcome volatility, close in positive zone High input costs, weak macros pull down Hindalco's Q4 profit to Rs 506 crore Rainshine Entertainment launches proprietary Digital Game Shows for India, global markets OnePlus steps up its game with new brand campaign featuring Robert Downey Jr. Stock markets open in the green, Tata Motors up 3 pc TradingBells looking at raising second round of funding worth USD 10mn Tata Global Beverages and Tata Chemicals to combine consumer businesses NSE penalises companies for non-compliance of listing regulations Stock markets wipe out early gains, Sensex plummets 204 points Jubilant Foodworks Q4 net profit up 8.6 pc at Rs 74 crore Pidilite Industries reports 11% consolidated net sales growth over same quarter last year
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