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new delhi: prime minister narendra modi today coined a new acronym, "epi" - "every person is important" - which he said will be another signpost of "new india", a concept he's been pushing for a while now, along with "digital india". the pm was referring to his government's recent ban of red beacons on the cars of so-called vips, or 'very important people'. "vip culture has been the bane of india. experience taught me that the red beacon was put on vehicles, but it also got into people's heads and became transformed into vip culture. now, red beacons in people's heads also need to go. new india's concept is that instead of a vip let's have epi - every person is important. all 125 crore indians are important. if we all get together (as eips) we will have the power to fulfil the most audacio...

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new delhi: indian two-wheeler manufacturer tvs motor company's revenue grew by 9.6% to rs 13363 crore in fy 2016-17 the company informed in a bse filing.tvs motor company sold a total of 29.27 lakh of its two-wheelers (motorcycles, scooters and mopeds) in fy 2016-17. total revenue for the year recorded a growth of 9.6% increased from rs.12194.77 crores in the year ended march 2016 to rs.13363.43 crores for the year ended march 2017. profit before tax (pbt) grew by 11.1%, increased from rs.628.94 crores in the year ended march 2016 to rs.698.68 crores in the year ended march 2017. profit after tax grew by 14.1% increasing from rs.489.28 crores in the year ended march 2016 to rs.558.08 crores in the year ended march 2017.during the year ended march 2017, the overall two-wheeler sales of tvs ...

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new delhi: the apex industry body society of indian automobile manufacturers siam today filed a petition in the supreme court pleading for a review of the judgement issued in the case of bs iii vehicles.in a statement issued today, siam said that the review petition has pointed out certain facts that were not covered in the judgment, which go to the root of the matter and had influenced the hon’ble court to pass such an order.for example, the hon’ble court has erroneously construed an office memorandum from ministry of road transport & highways dated 3rd march 2017 to be an office memorandum dated 3rd march, 2015, i.e. 2 years earlier in holding that the government had sent a clear message to the manufacturers to stop production of bs iii vehicles before 1st april 17. whereas this was ...

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new delhi/jammu : the centre on thursday urged the national green tribunal (ngt) that ban on diesel vehicles should be based on their emissions and not age. the ngt reserved its order on banning 10-year-old diesel vehicles in delhi-national capital territory region (ncr). appearing for the ministry of road transport and highways, additional solicitor general pinky anand told a bench headed by ngt chairperson justice swatanter kumar that diesel technology had considerably improved and any restriction should be on basis of emission of the vehicle and not the age. she told the bench that the government is doing its best to tackle the pollution. the green tribunal had on november 26, 2016 banned 10-year-old diesel vehicles in delhi-ncr saying "they are the prime source of air pollution in delh...

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this image was posted by mark zuckerberg on facebook.new delhi:facebook's founder and ceo mark zuckerberg spent a day at ford's rouge manufacturing unit outside detroit and revealed how difficult it is to work on an assembly line.mark zuckerberg posted on his facebook page that "working on the line at an assembly plant is physically hard, and the people i met talked about how tiring it is and how worn down you get. each person told me separately how important it is to have good shoes because you're essentially walking on a treadmill for 10 hours a day. every 52 seconds, you have to go through your set of tasks -- 650 times a day."he also revealed that it was his first time in michigan, and the 32 year old ceo spent time in assembling some new ford f-150 pick-up trucks on the assembly line ...

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new delhi:maruti suzuki india has registered 15.8 percent growth in its profit after tax (pat) for 4th quarter of fiscal 2017 and stood at rs 1709 crore, the company reported in a bse filing. its net sales for the concerned quarter went up by 20.3 percent and stood at rs 18,005.2 crore.the carmaker's reported 15 percent growth in its sales volume at 414,439 vehicles.when talking about the fiscal 2017 (april-march, 2016), the company reported 36.8 percent increase in pat at rs 7337.7 crore, and 18.5 percent in net sales at rs 66909.4 crore.post board meeting, the company said that growth in volume, increase in share of the company's higher segment modules, benefit due to full capacity utilization and cost reduction efforts contributed to increase in profits. this was partially offset by inc...

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new delhi: india embarks on space diplomacy like never before. for the first time, new delhi is flexing its prowess of space technology by embarking on an unprecedented and un-chartered 'stratospheric diplomacy' through a special rs 450 crore gift for south asians. india is carving a very unique place in the universe, this week new delhi will 'gift' a heavyweight bird in the sky to its neighbours through the 'south asia satellite'. india is opening its heart out to its neighbours, explains external affairs ministry spokesperson gopal baglay, adding "neighbourhood first is now being extended beyond the stratosphere". it seems this 'gift' of a communications satellite for use by neighbours at no cost has no parallels in the space- faring world, all other current regional consortia are commer...

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new delhi: after indian independent act of 1947, goods and services tax (gst) is probably the only bill which has taken longest-ever time to be passed and become an act. first announcement to introduce gst was done in 2010, and it is expected to be implemented from july 1, 2017.the bill aimed at simplifying indian tax structure is finally on the verge of turning into reality after a consistent struggle of over a decade involving many central and state governments, over 31,000 industry trained professionals and over 18,000 man hours by gst council.automotive industry has been waiting for this reform very optimistically. however, as gst gets ready to be rolled out with various changes and modifications, there seems to a sense of lack of satisfaction across the value chain compared to the ent...

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new delhi: korean auto-maker kia motors in a press release has confirmed that the company has signed a memorandum of understanding (mou) with the state government of andhra pradesh, india to build a new manufacturing facility in anantapur district.kia motors claims that the construction of its first manufacturing facility leads to an approximate investment of us$1.1 billion investment, and will commence in the final quarter of 2017. the manufacturing facility is expected to begin production in the second half of 2019 with an initial capacity to produce 300,000 units per year.kia plans to produce a strategic compact sedan and compact suv especially for the indian market at the new plant, which will occupy around 23 million square feet (2.16 km2 / 536 acres) and incorporate facilities for st...

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