Monday, March 30, 2020


Air France to start services on Chennai-Paris route

Air France announced resumption of flight services on Chennai-Paris route from June. The European carrier discontinued flying between the two cities ...

2 dozen apply for SEBI chairman post

As many as two dozen people, including two whole-time members of Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI), have applied for the post of chairman...

Sensex tanks 807 pts as coronavirus alarm spreads

Indian equity benchmark Sensex plunged about 807 points in line with massive sell-offs in global equities as spike in new coronavirus cases beyond Ch...

Gold soars Rs 953 on weaker rupee, global cues

Gold prices soared Rs 953 to Rs 44,472 per 10 gram in the national capital on weaker rupee and rise in global prices, according to HDFC Securities. T...

RBI reviewing monetary policy framework: Governor

The Reserve Bank of India is reviewing the retail inflation targeting framework behind monetary policy decision as well as its effectiveness and also...

Coal imports at major ports slip 15% in Apr-Jan

Thermal coal imports at the country's 12 major ports declined 14.98 per cent to 74.60 million tonnes (MT) during April-January this fiscal, as per a ...

6 of top-10 companies lose Rs 29,487 cr in m-cap

Six of the 10 most valued domestic firms suffered a combined erosion of Rs 29,487 crore in market valuation last week, with Bharti Airtel emerging as...

Rupee slides 10 paise to over 1-month low of 71.64 against US dollar

  The rupee on Thursday declined by 10 paise to settle at a more than one-month low of 71.64 against the US dollar amid heavy selling in domestic...

Coronavirus outbreak to hit global growth: RBI Governor

The coronavirus outbreak will have a limited impact on India but the global GDP and trade will definitely get affected due to the large size of the C...

DoT still working on final calculation of pending AGR dues

The Department of Telecom is still working on final adjusted gross revenue dues that service providers have to pay as it has detected variation in ac...

SpiceJet to launch 20 new flights on domestic routes

No-frills carrier SpiceJet said it will launch 20 new flights on its domestic routes, including some services under the government's regional connect...

Sensex soars over 400 pts in early trade

BSE benchmark Sensex surged over 408 points in early trade in line with Asian peers as global investors weigh China's measures to prop up the coronav...

Govt will meet fiscal deficit targets: RBI Governor

Throwing his weight behind Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman's budget numbers, Reserve Bank Governor Shaktikanta Das has said that there is no reas...

Gold rises Rs 239 on global cues, rupee depreciation

Gold prices on Tuesday rose by Rs 239 to Rs 41,865 per 10 gram in the national capital on positive global cues and rupee depreciation, according to H...

IndiGo starts 4-day sale on international flights

IndiGo on Tuesday started a four-day sale on its international flights for a travel period from March 1 to September 30, according to a statement. Th...

Apple warns coronavirus will hurt iPhones supplies

Apple is to miss its revenue forecast for the March quarter due to the coronavirus epidemic, the US tech giant said Monday, warning that iPhone suppl...

Rajiv Bansal takes charge as Air India CMD

Senior IAS officer Rajiv Bansal took charge as the Chairman and Managing Director of disinvestment-bound Air India. This is the second time Bansal ha...

Moody's cuts India's growth projection to 5.4% for 2020

Moody's Investors Service slashed India's growth forecast to 5.4 per cent for 2020 from 6.6 per cent projected earlier on slower than expected econom...

No timeline to remove I-T exemptions: Minister

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said the idea behind introducing second alternative tax slabs sans exemptions is to take the country towards "a s...

Gold imports dip 9% during Apr-Jan

Gold imports, which have a bearing on the country's current account deficit (CAD), fell about 9 per cent to USD 24.64 billion (about Rs 1.74 lakh cro...

SBI slashes lending, deposit rates

Indian banking system is safe, says RBI Governor

RBI cuts repo rate by 75 bps to 4.40%

China pumps $7 bn into market to counter COVID-19

Indian banking system is safe, says RBI Governor

Moody's slashes India's GDP growth in 2020 to 2.5%

Sensex crashes 1,709 pts; Nifty tanks below 8,500

Japan's imports from China plunged in February

Federal Reserve slashes interest rates to zero

Tata Group commits Rs 1,500 cr to fight Covid-19

Maruti Suzuki Tour S CNG BS6 launched in India

Soap makers reduce prices, increase production

VistaRa to curtail domestic operations on March 22

SpiceJet suspends majority international operations