Business and Economy

Key Indian equity indices open at fresh highs

Mumbai, Jan 16 : Key Indian equity indices opened at fresh highs during the early morning trade session on Tuesday. According to market observers, consumer durables, capital goods and IT stocks wi...

India, Israel sign nine agreements

New Delhi, Jan 15 : India and Israel on Monday signed nine agreements, including in the areas of cyber security and oil and gas, following delegation-level talks headed by Prime Ministers Narendra Mo...

India's wholesale price inflation eases to 3.58% in December

New Delhi, Jan 15 : India's annual rate of inflation based on wholesale prices eased to 3.58 per cent in December 2017, official data showed here on Monday. According to data from the Ministry of ...

Macro-data, results lift equity markets to new highs

Mumbai, Jan 15 : Healthy macro-economic industrial production data and positive quarterly results, along with upbeat Asian cues, lifted the key indices of the Indian equity market to record high leve...

'Demonetisation one of the difficult decisions taken by PM' : Jaitley

Chennai, Jan 15 : 'Steps to eradicate black money and the demonetisation of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 currency notes was one of the difficult decisions taken by Prime Minister Narendra Modi', Union Finance...

India contributes $50K to UN Youth Envoy's offic

United Nations, Jan 13 : India has contributed $50,000 to UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres's Office of Envoy on Youth to help with its mission of involving young people in the world body's goals...

Sugar rates steady

Kolhapur, Jan 12: The prices of M 30 and S 30 grades of sugar remained steady in Kolhapur sugar market today at Rs 3480/3500 and Rs 3380/3400 per quintal respectively. There was no trading in the...

Key Indian equity indices open at record highs

Mumbai, Jan 12 : Key Indian equity indices -- Sensex and Nifty50 -- opened at fresh levels on Friday as optimism prevailed ahead of the announcement of the quarterly earnings of IT major Infosys. ...

Gold regains on jewellers' buying, global cues

New Delhi, Jan 11 : Gold regained glitter on Thursday with the price rising by Rs 145 to Rs 30,620 per 10 grams, driven largely by a firm trend overseas as well as pick-up in buying by jewellers in t...

Sensex, Nifty50 close at new highs; IT, realty stocks gain

Mumbai, Jan 11 : Key Indian equity indices on Thursday provisionally closed in the green, with both the Sensex and the Nifty50 scaling fresh closing highs. Market observers felt that optimism ahea...

Foundation stone of cruise terminal laid at Mumbai port

Mumbai, Jan 11 : Shipping Minister Nitin Gadkari and Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Thursday laid the foundation stone of an international cruise terminal at the Mumbai port. Sla...

Budget 2018 | Fin. Minister begins speech, Important announcements made so far

Jammu : J&K Finance Minister, Dr. Haseeb Drabu is presenting State Budget 2018-19 in the Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Assembly. Here are all the important things you need to know from the speech so ...

Potato price fall worrying Punjab's farmers

Jalandhar, Jan 11: Even as a new harvesting season has begun, Punjab's farmers are staring at bleak prospects with potato prices, that had hit rock-bottom last year, not showing signs of returning t...