Author Profile - PTI

The Press Trust of India Ltd., commonly known as PTI, is the largest news agency in India. It is headquartered in New Delhi and is a nonprofit cooperative among more than 500 Indian newspapers and has about 500 full-time employees as of 1 Jan 2020 including about 400 journalists and 500 part time correspondents in most of the district headquarters in the country..

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Zimbabweans Hit, By Soaring Inflation: Will Gold Coins Help?

Zimbabweans Hit, By Soaring Inflation: Will Gold Coins Help?

 |  Friday, August 19, 2022, 14:45 [IST]
After working as an overnight security guard at a church in Harare's impoverished Mabvuku township, Jeffrey Carlos rushes home to help his wife fetch water to sell. Prolonged water shortages mean most residents of the capital city of more than 2.4 ...
Google Workers, Demand Abortion Protections, Data Privacy

Google Workers, Demand Abortion Protections, Data Privacy

 |  Friday, August 19, 2022, 08:42 [IST]
Hundreds of Google employees are petitioning the company to extend its abortion healthcare benefits to contract workers and to strengthen privacy protections for Google users searching for abortion information online. Google parent company Alphabet had pledged to pay travel and other ...
GST Investigation Wing Asks Officers, To Refrain From Summoning CMD/CEOs

GST Investigation Wing Asks Officers, To Refrain From Summoning CMD/CEOs

 |  Thursday, August 18, 2022, 16:35 [IST]
The GST investigation authority has asked field offices not to exercise the power to arrest in a mechanical manner and also refrain from summoning senior management officials like CMDs and CEOs. The investigation authority under the Central Board of Indirect Taxes ...
IMF Delegation, To Visit Sri Lanka This Month: Central Bank Governor

IMF Delegation, To Visit Sri Lanka This Month: Central Bank Governor

 |  Thursday, August 18, 2022, 14:46 [IST]
The Sri Lankan government's negotiations with the IMF for a bailout package have made "good progress," the Central Bank Governor said on Thursday, indicating that a top delegation of the Washington-based lender is expected to arrive here at the end of ...
Telecom Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw Asks Telcos, To Gear Up For 5G Launch

Telecom Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw Asks Telcos, To Gear Up For 5G Launch

 |  Thursday, August 18, 2022, 12:25 [IST]
Telecom Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw on Thursday asked telecom service providers to gear up for 5G launch, post the issuance of spectrum allocation letters. In a first, the Department of Telecom (DoT) has issued spectrum assignment letters on the same day the ...