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Reliance Jio trolls Vodafone, Idea merger

Reliance Jio has contributed to bringing Idea and Vodafone together, and this is not something that we are making up, but the announcement has come all the way from Mukesh....

7th Pay Commission: DA hiked by additional 2%, employees to get raise of Rs 350 to Rs 5,000 in their basic salary

7th Pay Commission: DA hiked by additional 2%, employees to get raise of Rs 350 to Rs 5,000 in their basic salary

After the Modi government announced an increase of 2% Dearness Allowance (DA) in the basic salary, central government employees will now witness an increase of Rs 350-5,000 in their basic....

Arun Jaitley on GDP spike: Reforms and fiscal prudence serving India well

Arun Jaitley on GDP spike: Reforms and fiscal prudence serving India well

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday said that reforms and fiscal prudence are serving the Indian economy well after latest GDP figures for the first quarter showed that the economy....

Coca-Cola to buy Costa Coffee for $5.1 billion

Coca-Cola to buy Costa Coffee for $5.1 billion

Coca-Cola has agreed to buy the world's largest coffee chain Costa Coffee, which has more than 3500 coffee shops around the world. According to reports, the deal will be finalised in....

Arun Jaitley on GDP spike: Reforms and fiscal prudence serving India well

Achhe din almost here? India posts GDP growth at 8.2 per cent for first quarter

An increase in manufacturing activity accelerated India's GDP growth rate for the first quarter of 2018-19 to 8.2 per cent, official data showed in New Delhi on Friday. According to....

7th pay commission: Good news for central government employees! DA hiked by 2%

7th Pay Commission: Good news for Central government employees! DA hiked by 2%

7th Pay Commission: The central government has approved an increase of 2 % in dearness allowance (DA) of employees. The hike will be effective from July 1, 2018. Over 50....

Rupee at 71: Indian rupee hits record low against US dollar

Rupee at 71: Indian rupee hits record low against US dollar

The Indian rupee on Friday plunged to breach the 71 mark for the first time against US dollar in opening trade. According to reports, the dollar demand from importers and....

Rupee's free fall refuses to stop, hits lifetime low

Rupee's free fall refuses to stop, hits lifetime low

Continuing its downward slide against the US dollar, the rupee fell by 23 paise to lifetime low at 70.68 per US dollar on Thursday. Indian currency at the Interbank Foreign....

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RBI annual report: 99.3% of demonetised currency returned to banking system

Nearly 2 years after demonetisation, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Wednesday, in its 2017-18 annual report said that 99.3 percent of banned notes were returned in the banking....

Sensex crosses 38900, Nifty records historic rise, closes at 11738

Sensex crosses 38900, Nifty records historic rise, closes at 11738

The stock market on Tuesday afternoon recorded a new high after Nifty and Sensex both reached the highest numbers in the day. Sensex recorded its maximum peak with 38,938 while....

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Warren Buffett set to buy a stake in Paytm in the coming weeks

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc is all set to buy a stake in Paytm's parent organisation One97 Communications Ltd which is reported to cost the American business magnate over Rs 2,000-2,500....

Chennai plays host to first Women Economic Forum in south India

Chennai plays host to first Women Economic Forum in south India

The Chennai edition of the Women Economic Forum 2018 (WEF) kicked off to a grand start on August 18 at The Westin Velachery. With the theme 'Tamil Nadu Leading In....

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Entrepreneurship is central to the development of India: Economist Tarun Khanna

Nominated as a Young Global Leader (under 40) by the World Economic Forum, economist Tarun Khanna has been teaching at Harvard Business School since 1993. His latest book 'TRUST: Creating....

Anil Ambani says Reliance is not manufacturing Rafale aircrafts

Anil Ambani says Reliance is not manufacturing Rafale aircraft

Ending his long-kept shush over the Rafale deal, Reliance Defence Limited, boss, Anil Ambani penned a letter to Congress president Rahul Gandhi and expressed his anguish over his continuous personal....

PNB fraud case LIVE updates: BJP hits back at Congress for calling Nirav 'chhota Modi'

Nirav Modi mil gaya!

Coming out as a fresh development in Punjab National Bank (PNB) scam, where the government-owned bank was duped of Rs 13,500 crores, the UK officials have confirmed to India that....

Here's how free-falling Rupee fares against top 5 currencies of the world

Here's how free-falling Rupee fares against top 5 currencies of the world

Crashing 110 paise in a single day, Indian rupee now stands at its record low of Rs 70.09 against the US dollar. Last time the rupee dropped more than 110....

Pizza Hut, KFC under scrutiny for not passing on GST rate cut benefits

Pizza Hut, KFC under scrutiny for not passing on GST rate cut benefits

Many popular food chains including Subway, Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC), Pizza Hut have come under the scrutiny of National Anti-Profiteering Authority (NAPA) for not passing on cuts in goods and....

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Walmart's acquisition of Flipkart approved by Competition Commission of India

Walmart's proposed acquisition of e-shopping site Flipkart has been approved by the Competition Commission on Wednesday. Earlier in May this year, Walmart had announced about its plan to acquire 77%....

Jet Airways financial turbulence: Airline warns staff that without salary cut it won't last more than 60 days

Jet Airways financial turbulence: Airline warns staff that without salary cut, it won't last more than 60 days

Facing financial crisis, Jet Airways Ltd has informed its staff that it won't be able to operate beyond 60 days unless cost cuts are put in place. The aircraft has....

PNB fraud case: Antigua granted citizenship for Mehul Choksi after Indian government's clearance

PNB fraud case: Antigua granted citizenship to Mehul Choksi after Indian government's clearance

Gitanjali boss Mehul Choksi, who is accused of duping Punjab National Bank of Rs 13,500 crore, was granted a citizenship after SEBI and MEA provided a positive report on him,....

Apple event LIVE updates: Tech giant leaks new iPhones on its site ahead of launch

Apple becomes world's first public company worth $1 trillion

Apple has become the first publicly traded company to be worth $1 trillion. Apple which is also considered as one of the most valuable company has emerged as the first....

Elgaar Parishad probe: Bombay HC adjourns hearing till September 17

Supreme Court orders attachment of all bank accounts, movable properties of 40 companies of Amrapali group

A Supreme Court division bench on Wednesday summoned the Secretary of Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs and Chairman of NBCC to personally appear before it tomorrow for taking steps....

Home loans, EMIs may become costlier as RBI hikes repo rate by 25 basis points to 6.5%

Home, car loans, EMIs may become costlier as RBI hikes repo rate by 25 basis points to 6.5%

RBI hikes repo rate: On Wednesday, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) increased the repo rate by 25 basis points to 6.5 per cent. The hike was done by the....

Unclaimed Rs 15,167 belonging to policyholders lies idle with 23 insurance companies

Unclaimed Rs 15,167 belonging to policyholders lies idle with 23 insurance companies

Insurance regulator Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority (IRDAI) has issued a notice to 23 life insurance companies after it found that as much as Rs 15,167 crore unclaimed amount of....

PNB fraud case: Antigua refuses to extradite Mehul Choksi, denies any treaty with India

PNB scam: Mehul Choksi calls himself a lawful citizen of Antigua, says he visited US in January

 Gitanjali boss Mehul Choksi, who is accused of duping Punjab National Bank of Rs 13,500 crore, has issued a fresh statement claiming that the reason behind him applying for the....

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Mahendra Singh Dhoni emerges as highest tax payer of Jharkhand

Former Indian skipper and wicketkeeper Mahendra Singh Dhoni has emerged as the highest taxes payer of Bihar and Jharkhand for the financial year 2017-18. “MS Dhoni has paid Rs 12.17....

Sanitary pads exempted from GST

GST council meet: Zero tax on sanitary pads; TV, fridge, washing machine get cheaper, here are all the details

Coming out as a major relief for all the women, sanitary napkins have now been exempted from the GST. The following development was later confirmed by Delhi Deputy Minister Manish Sisodia....

Rupee closes at historic low of 69.05 against US dollar

Rupee closes at historic low of 69.05 against US dollar

The rupee closed to a historic low on Thursday at Rs 69.05 against a dollar. So far in the current week, the value of rupee has dropped by 43 paise....

RBI to introduce new violet-coloured Rs 100 note

RBI to introduce new violet-coloured Rs 100 note

After maroon of Rs 2000, yellow of Rs 200, and green of Rs 50, the Reserve bank of India is set to release a new violet of Rs 100 note....

India's 4G reach grows but is slower than Pakistan's, says report

India's 4G reach grows but is slower than Pakistan's, says report

Telecom giants are bracing for 5G and are even talking of offering fibre-based home broadband at starting speeds of 100 Mbps soon, however, the reality speaks to the contrary, though the....