Thiruvananthapuram
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Alappuzha
Ernakulam
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Kannur
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Kollam
Kottayam
Kozhikode
Malappuram
Palakkad
Pathanamthitta
Thiruvananthapuram
Thrissur
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Monday, March 08, 2021

economy

Gold prices plummet Rs 766, silver also tumbles Rs 1,148

Gold prices plummeted by Rs 766 to Rs 40,634 per 10 gram in the national capital on Thursday amid a stronger rupee and weak global trends, according ...

Sensex zooms 635 pts; Nifty reclaims 12,200

The BSE benchmark Sensex soared 635 points on Thursday as global investors heaved a sigh of relief after the U.S-Iran conflict appeared to cool off. ...

GDP growth seen slipping to 11-yr low of 5%: Govt data

India's GDP growth is seen dipping to an 11-year low of 5 per cent in the current fiscal, mainly due to poor showing by manufacturing and constructio...

India's per-capita income rises 6.8% to Rs 11,254 a month in FY20

The country's per-capita monthly income is estimated to have risen by 6.8 per cent to Rs 11,254 during 2019-20, government data on national income sh...

Sensex nosedives 788 pts on U.S-Iran standoff

The BSE benchmark Sensex crashed by nearly 788 points and the NSE Nifty tumbled around 234 points on Monday as heightened tensions in the Middle East...

Gold zooms Rs 752 on strong global trends, weak rupee

Gold prices zoomed Rs 752 to Rs 40,652 per 10 gram in the national capital on Friday on strong global trend and weak rupee, according to HDFC Securit...

Sensex drops over 162 pts on U.S-Iran flare-up

Market benchmark Sensex tumbled 162 points on Friday as global investors turned risk-averse after the killing of a top Iranian general by the U.S fue...

PAN-Aadhaar linking deadline extended by 3 months

The deadline to link PAN with Aadhaar has been extended yet again. The government in a notification has said that the deadline is March 31, 2020, 3 m...

Sensex, Nifty end on a mixed note

Market benchmarks Sensex and Nifty closed mixed after a see-saw trade on Monday amid lack of domestic as well as global cues. After swinging over 260...

Forex reserves climb USD 456 mn to record USD 455 bn

The country's foreign exchange reserves increased by USD 456 million to a fresh lifetime high of USD 454.948 billion in the week to December 20, acco...

Allahabad Bank shares jump 11% on capital infusion

Shares of Allahabad Bank on Friday jumped 11 per cent after the company said it will get a fresh capital infusion of Rs 2,153 crore from the governme...

Inflation leaves consumers teary-eyed as pricey onions, food items bite

Onion literally brought tears to the eyes of consumers as retail prices touched Rs 200 per kilogram and tomato too turned pricier in the last quarter...

Grievance redressal mechanism for taxpayers to be set up

The GST Council will set up a grievance redressal mechanism for taxpayers. The decision was taken at the 38th meeting of the GST Council held on Dece...

Sensex skids 181 pts; Nifty slips below 12,250

Benchmark Sensex settled over 181 points lower on Tuesday, hit by fag-end selling in index heavyweights Reliance Industries and HDFC Bank. After trad...

FinMin sets Rs 1.1 lakh cr monthly GST collection target

Amid talks of the government likely to miss tax collection target, the Finance Ministry has set a Rs 1.1 lakh crore monthly GST mop-up target for the...

GST Council fixes 28% uniform tax rate for lottery

The GST Council on Wednesday resorted to voting for the first time to decide on an issue as it fixed a uniform tax rate of 28 per cent on both state ...

More measures to boost economy as and when required: Minister

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman promised more stimulus measures for sectors of the economy in distress as she counted on steps taken till now to ...

Forex reserves touch all-time high of $453 bn

The country's foreign exchange reserves surged by USD 2.342 billion to touch a life-time high of USD 453.422 billion in the week to December 6, accor...

Gold prices rise Rs 71, silver jumps Rs 359

Gold on Thursday rose Rs 71 to Rs 38,564 per 10 gram in the national capital reflecting overnight gains in international prices amid strengthening ru...

'Bharat Bond ETF' opens for subscription

India's first corporate bond exchange-traded fund (ETF) -- the Bharat Bond ETF, which is also the country’s largest new fund offer (NFO) ever, ...