Business and Economy

Silver slips on low demand; gold steady

New Delhi, Jun 18: Silver weakened by Rs 160 to Rs 41,190 per kg at the bullion market today owing to reduced offtake by consuming industries, while gold held steady on scattered deals. Traders at...

Key Indian equity indices open flat

Mumbai, June 18: The key Indian equity indices on Monday opened on a flat note. The 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex), was trading 17.56 points or 0.05 per cent lower soon after opening. The wi...

Petrol prices unchanged after 8 paise fall on Friday

New Delhi, June 16: Petrol prices across the four metros were stable on Saturday. In the national capital, the fuel was sold at an unchanged price of Rs 76.35 per litre. In Kolkata, Mumbai and Che...

Modi greets nation on Raja Parba

New Delhi, June 15: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday greeted the nation on the festival of Raja Parba which is celebrated in Odisha. "On the special festival of Raja Parba, my greetings to t...

Key equity indices open flat

Mumbai, June 15: The key Indian equity indices opened on a flat note on Friday. At 9.30 a.m., the wider Nifty50 of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) traded at 10,816.90 points, up 8.85 points or 0...

ED seeks 'red corner notice' against Nirav Modi

New Delhi, June 14: The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has requested the Interpol to issue Red Corner Notice (RCN) against absconding diamentiare Nirav Modi in connection with its probe into the Rs 13,...

India's May wholesale inflation doubles year-on-year to 4.43%

New Delhi, June 14: A major spurt in food and fuel prices in the country pushed the wholesale price index (WPI) for May to 4.43 per cent, to nearly double over the 2.26 per cent registered in May las...

Key Indian equity market indices open flat

Mumbai, June 14: The key Indian equity market indices on Thursday opened flat after the Federal Reserve raised interest rates. The Sensitive Index (Sensex) of the BSE, which had closed at 35,739.1...

Markets open on a higher note on Wednesday

Mumbai, June 13: The 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex) on Wednesday opened on a positive note during the morning session of the trade. The Sensex of the BSE after opening at 35, 835.44 points and ...

Tea production down by 7.21% in April

Kolkata, June 12: India's estimated tea production fell by 7.21 per cent to 85.74 million kg in April 2018 from 92.41 million kg produced in the year-ago month, according to data from the Tea Board o...

Caution over macro-data, global cues subdue equity indices

Mumbai, June 12: Caution ahead of macro-economic industrial production and inflation data points subdued the key indices of the Indian equity market to trade on a flat-to-positive note during the ear...