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Saturday, August 24, 2019

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Rupee recovers from early lows; up 9 paise at 71.72

The rupee recovered from early low levels to trade higher by 9 paise at 71.72 against the US currency in late morning trade on Friday. The rupee for ...

Amazon to buy 49% in Future Retail promoter entity, stock dives 5.6%

Future Retail shares plunged more than 5 per cent after the company announced the sale of 49 per cent stake in promoter entity Future Coupons to e-co...

No more dessert names, Google to officially call new OS 'Android 10'

Google, which named its operating system versions after tasty treats like Lollipop and KitKat, has announced that it will just use the version number...

Sensex, Nifty rebound on hopes of FPI tax rollback

Market benchmark BSE Sensex rebounded from early lows to close 228 points higher on Friday on expectations of FPI tax roll back and some measures by ...

SBI cuts interest rates on fixed deposits

Country's largest lender State Bank of India slashed interest rates on fixed deposits across various tenure by up to 0.5 percentage point, a move whi...

Sensex sinks 587 pts; Yes Bank nosedives 14%

Benchmark equity index Sensex plummeted 587 points on Thursday, pressured by heavy selling in banking and energy stocks amid weak global cues. Invest...

Gold nears Rs 39,000 mark

Continuing the record-setting trend, gold price on Thursday hit a new high of Rs 38,970 per 10 gram by gaining Rs 150 in the national capital, accord...

U.S deficit to exceed $1 trillion next year: Report

The federal budget deficit is expected to balloon to more than USD 1 trillion in the next fiscal year under the first projections taking into account...

SBI plans to establish nearly 10 lakh YONO Cash Points

State Bank of India, the country's largest lender, is planning to establish nearly 10 lakh YONO Cash Points in the country over 18 months, said its C...

Sensex tumbles 268 pts; Tata Motors tanks 9%

Benchmark equity index Sensex slumped 268 points on Wednesday, dragged by losses in ITC, HDFC, L&T and ICICI Bank as investors remained wary of a...

Gold hits new high of Rs 38,820

Gold prices appreciated Rs 50 to hit a new high of Rs 38,820 per 10 gram at the bullion market in New Delhi on account of consistent buying support f...

SBI aims to eliminate debit cards to promote digital transactions

If the country's largest lender State Bank of India (SBI) has its way, it may herald the beginning of the end of the ubiquitous debt cards from the b...

Gold touches fresh all-time high of Rs 38,770

Gold prices on Tuesday touched a record high of Rs 38,770 per 10 gram in the national capital after gaining Rs 200 on persistent buying from jeweller...

Sensex ends 74 pts lower

Snapping its three-session rising streak, equity benchmark Sensex closed 74 points lower on Tuesday, dragged by losses mainly in financial counters a...

Huawei dismisses new suspension of 'unjust' U.S ban

Huawei dismissed Washington's three-month delay to a ban on U.S firms selling to the Chinese tech giant and said the decision would not change the fa...

Corporate tax for companies to be cut gradually: Minister

      Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said corporate tax rate for companies with over Rs 400 crore turnover will be gradually cut ...

China lost 20 lakhs jobs in short period of time: Trump

U.S President Donald Trump has claimed that China has lost more than 20 lakhs jobs in a very short period of time, due to his tough policies, includi...

U.S gives Huawei 90-day reprieve on ban

The United States gave Huawei a 90-day reprieve on Monday on a ban against buying U.S technology, but added nearly four dozen subsidiaries of the Chi...

Task force on Direct Tax Code submits report to FM

A government-appointed task force headed by CBDT member Akhilesh Ranjan on Monday submitted its report on the new Direct Tax Code, which seeks to rep...

U.S economists expect recession in 2020 or 2021: Survey

A majority of economists expect a U.S recession in the next two years, but have pushed back the onset amid Federal Reserve actions, according to a su...

Credit demand subdued, economy needs stimulus: SBI chief

State Bank of India (SBI) Chairman Rajnish Kumar said credit demand remains subdued and there is a need for stimulus in the economy.Though lack of cr...

Apple will spend 'vast sums' in U.S, says Trump

Donald Trump said that tech giant Apple would be spending 'vast sums' of money in the U.S in a tweet ahead of a dinner meeting with its CEO Tim Cook....

Mahindra inaugurates its first automotive assembly plant in SL

Auto major Mahindra & Mahindra (M&M) announced the inauguration of its local automotive assembly plant near Colombo, Sri Lanka. "Christened M...

Punjab & Sind Bank cuts MCLR by up to 20 basis points

State-owned Punjab & Sind Bank (PSB) said it has lowered its marginal cost of funds based lending rate (MCLR) by up to 0.20 per cent for various ...

Over 3,000 temporary jobs cut due to slowdown: Maruti

Over 3,000 temporary employees have lost jobs with the country's largest carmaker Maruti Suzuki India (MSI) due to the ongoing slump in the automobil...

Airtel shareholders approve waiver in recovery of excess pay to Mittal

Bharti Airtel shareholders have approved a proposal allowing chairman Sunil Bharti Mittal and CEO Gopal Vittal to retain excess remuneration paid in ...

FinMin asks PSBs to seek ideas for achieving USD 5-trillion economy

The Finance ministry has asked public sector banks (PSBs) to initiate a month-long consultation process with officers starting from branch level to s...

Forex reserves at new life-time high

India's foreign exchange reserves surged by USD 1.620 billion to USD 430.572 billion in the week to August 9 on rise in foreign currency assets, acco...

Hero MotoCorp manufacturing plants to remain shut for 4 days

The country's largest two-wheeler maker Hero MotoCorp on Friday said its manufacturing plants have been shut for four days till August 18 to as part ...

Sensex sinks 587 pts; Yes Bank nosedives 14%

Sensex tumbles 268 pts; Tata Motors tanks 9%

Sensex ends 74 pts lower

Gold nears Rs 39,000 mark

Gold hits new high of Rs 38,820

Gold touches fresh all-time high of Rs 38,770

Apple will spend 'vast sums' in U.S, says Trump

Over 3,000 temporary jobs cut due to slowdown: Maruti

Sensex sinks 587 pts; Yes Bank nosedives 14%

Gold nears Rs 39,000 mark

Sensex tumbles 268 pts; Tata Motors tanks 9%

Gold hits new high of Rs 38,820

Gold touches fresh all-time high of Rs 38,770

Sensex ends 74 pts lower

U.S deficit to exceed $1 trillion next year: Report

Task force on Direct Tax Code submits report to FM

Apple will spend 'vast sums' in U.S, says Trump

Forex reserves at new life-time high

India contributes USD 1 million to UN fund