Tag Archives: Centre

The English Game’s few charms lie in the background, not centre stage | Jonathan Wilson | Football

Edward Holcroft as Arthur Kinnaird in playing action during The English Game

You can see how The English Game must have sounded in conception. It’s the birth of football. It’s toffs against proles, the rivalry of one of the great aristocrats of the early game, Lord Arthur Kinnaird, and the Glaswegian stonemason who was the first great professional, Fergus Suter. It’s about …

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Crisis Centre, RBI Try To Cushion An Economy In Slump Even Before COVID-19

Government, RBI Try To Cushion An Economy In Slump Even Before COVID-19

The RBI has stopped the clock on loan repayments amid an unprecedented three-week lockdown The government and the Reserve Bank of India are trying to cushion an economy that was slowing even before the coronavirus outbreak. Here’s a guide to the measures announced so far: For Banks: CHEAPER CASH: A …

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Cork racecourse to become coronavirus testing centre | Sport

Cork racecourse will become a testing centre for coronavirus from Thursday morning as Irish racing lends its support to government efforts to stop the spread of the virus, following the suspension of all racing in Ireland until at least 19 April. Horse Racing Ireland, which was forced to abandon its …

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How India’s Huge Call Centre Industry Is Coping With Lockdown

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NASSCOM said that several states listed IT and e-commerce among essential services that are exempt Delhi / Bengaluru: As the coronavirus pandemic pushes India into a lockdown, the call centres and IT services firms that function as the world’s back office are struggling to piece together work-from-home solutions and other …

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Cheers for Nicholls after journey from pub to centre stage with Politologue | Sport

Paul Nicholls and Harry Skelton with the trophy after their victory with Politologue.

From the pub on Tuesday to the winner’s enclosure on Wednesday, the first half of Paul Nicholls’s Cheltenham Festival has certainly been one of contrasts. The 11-times champion trainer had no runners at the meeting for the first time in a quarter of a century on the opening afternoon, but …

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Centre Closely Monitoring Agriculture Credit Given By Banks: Finance Minister

Centre Willing To Look Beyond Budget To Bolster Growth: Finance Minister

The farm credit target for the current fiscal has been set at Rs 13.5 lakh crore. New Delhi: Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said on Saturday that the government is monitoring farm credit given by banks in rural areas, adding that she expects to meet the increased target of Rs 15 …

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Centre Willing To Look Beyond Budget To Bolster Growth: Finance Minister

Centre Willing To Look Beyond Budget To Bolster Growth: Finance Minister

The country’s GDP growth is projected to slow to an 11-year low of 5 per cent in this financial year. Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday said that she is open to more tweaking inside and outside the Budget for economic growth based on the feedback given by economists and …

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Centre Informally Proposed GST Rate Rejig Once A Year: Finance Minister

Centre Informally Proposed GST Rate Rejig Once A Year: Finance Minister

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman also denied that the GST collections have been coming down. Kolkata: The Centre has informally proposed to the GST Council that rationalisation of rates be done once in a year and not every three months, as the present system was bringing in a certain level of …

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Centre Open To Further Bank Consolidation: Anurag Singh Thakur

Centre Open To Further Bank Consolidation: Anurag Singh Thakur

Bigger banks would have wider reach, stronger lending capacity and better products and technology New Delhi: The government is open to further consolidation of banks, depending on needs, Minister of State for Finance Anurag Singh Thakur has said. Last year, the government had announced mega amalgamation of 10 public sector …

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