Tata Motors informs about outcome of committee meeting

India, March 24 -- Tata Motors has informed about the outcome of Board constituted Committee Meeting held on March 24, 2017, to consider offering for subscription Non-Convertible Debentures aggregating up to Rs 500 Crores on a private placement basis. The above information is a part of company's filings submitted to BSE.... Read More

Tata Motors to raise Rs 500 crore via NCDs

India, March 24 -- Tata Motors has decided to raise Rs 500 crore through issuance of Non-Convertible Debentures (NCDs) on private placement basis. The company's Authorised Committee in its meeting held on March 24, 2017 has approved the issuance of privately placed 5,000 Rated, Listed, Unsecured, Redeemable, 7.84% Coupon NCDs of face value Rs 10 lakh each, at par, aggregating up to Rs 500 crore. The rated, unsecured redeemable NCD issue is for a ... Read More

Meeting Updates

India, March 24 -- Tata Motors Limited has informed the Exchange regarding the outcome of Board constituted Committee Meeting held on March 24, 2017, to consider offering for subscription Non-Convertible Debentures aggregating up to Rs 500 Crores on a private placement basis.... Read More

Eicher Motors' JV launches AMT-powered trucks, buses

India, March 24 -- Eicher Motors and Volvo Group's joint venture firm, VE Commercial Vehicles (VECV) has introduced Automated Manual Transmission (AMT) equipped range of medium duty trucks and 9-16 tonne buses which it hopes will drive sales on higher fuel efficiency. Prices of these AMT-powered vehicles are expected to be 5-6 per cent higher than the conventional transmission vehicles.

This new AMT technology will improve the fuel efficiency fu... Read More

Lexus debut in India today: All about models, features and prices

India, March 24 -- Lexus is finally coming to India on Friday. The luxury brand of the Japanese giant Toyota Motor Company will enter India with two luxury SUVs and a premium sedan, which would be imported as completely built units initially, until Toyota arranges to localise assembly in the country.

Lexus is entering with two hybrids - SUV RX450h and ES300h and will set up its first showrooms in Mumbai, Delhi and Bengaluru. According to some re... Read More

Cops act on a range of crime make arrests

Midrand, March 24 -- The intelligence-led joint operations are still hitting the ground throughout the province comprising various police units, including the K9, detectives and crime prevention since the beginning of the week. In the Burgersfort cluster, 18 suspects aged between 25 and 34 were arrested for possession of dagga, armed robbery and business robberies and several items were recovered. They included dagga with an estimated value of R3... Read More

Mayor robbed and kidnapped

Midrand, March 24 -- Police in Siyabuswa were yesterday still searching for four armed suspects who robbed the Dr JS Moroka local municipality's mayor of his belongings including a television set before they kidnapped him. The incident occurred at Gijimani Skhosana's home in Section D in Siyabuswa on Wednesday night. Siyabuswa police spokesperson Capt Zandile Gqawa said Skhosana arrived at his home in his private black Golf 6 Volkswagen and parke... Read More

Best horse riders ready in the saddle

Midrand, March 24 -- The 2017 edition of the Nissan Easter Festival promises to be one of the best, not only for horse riders and enthusiasts but for friends and families visiting the Kyalami Equestrian Park from April 8 to 17. Equestrian athletes from countries including Botswana, Namibia, Swaziland, Zambia and Zimbabwe will join their South African counterparts in a wide range of disciplines from showing and equitation to dressage and show jump... Read More

Not a Happy tale

Midrand, March 24 -- Once named as an alleged cash-intransit heist gang kingpin Thabo Happy Mosia has emerged from the underworld and is facing charges for the kidnapping and the murder of 23-year-old SBV employee, Linda Matati. Matati was last seen in Mosia's company on December 8 after a party in Migson Manor. She was with her best friend who recalled how they had been separated after the party. "I wanted to travel with Linda to the next locati... Read More


Chennai, March 24 -- Auto firms' performance in the December quarter was under stress on account of the ban on high-value banknotes that crippled sales for almost half the quarter. Net revenue of leading auto firms, therefore, declined slightly from the year-ago quarter, with the biggest impact being on two-wheelers. Save for premium motorcycle manufacturer Royal Enfield, which bucked the trend, both Hero Moto- Corp Ltd and Bajaj Auto Ltd sold fe... Read More