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What is Public Choice in economics?

Public choice refers to an economic approach towards the study of politics. American Nobel laureate James Buchanan, a prominent member of the Virginia

2 Dec 2021 11:24 am
NMDC ore output rises, sales dip

Mining major NMDC produced 3.34 million tonnes (MT) of iron ore and registered sales of 2.88 MT in November. The output was higher compared with the 3

1 Dec 2021 10:41 pm
TFCC to pick up 46% in Ramcharan for $4.14 bn

Funds to be infused over 5-7 years

1 Dec 2021 10:40 pm
Cyberattacks hit 26,000 Indian sites in 10 months

Hidden servers help veil identity: MoS

1 Dec 2021 10:39 pm
Exports dip widening trade deficit to a record $23.27 bn

Imports exceed $50 billion for a third straight month

1 Dec 2021 10:39 pm
Manufacturing PMI signals Nov. output growth at 9-month high

Producers fret over rising input costs; jobs inch up for second time in 20 months

1 Dec 2021 10:38 pm
Railway Ministry scraps private trains tender

The Ministry of Railways has scrapped the tender inviting bids from private operators to run trains on select routes following muted response, Parliam

1 Dec 2021 10:36 pm
India-China trade deficit at $30 bn in April-Sept. 21

Exports stood at $12.26 billion: MoS

1 Dec 2021 10:00 pm
Maruti, Hyundai wholesales decline as chip shortage bites

Mahindra, Tata Motors, Toyota report growth in dispatches

1 Dec 2021 9:58 pm
Power demand growth slows at 2.2% in Nov.

Indias electricity demand grew 2.2% in November, slower than the 4.1% increase in October, a Reuters analysis of government data showed, helping the

1 Dec 2021 9:54 pm
OECD cuts world growth outlook on Omicron fears

New variant may threaten recovery

1 Dec 2021 9:53 pm
JSW One Platforms rolls out tech-enabled marketplace

JSW One Platforms, the ecommerce business of $13 billion JSW Group, has rolled out a tech-enabled marketplace for home building materials for small an

1 Dec 2021 9:27 pm
Crompton Greaves Consumer unveils R&D centre

Crompton Greaves Consumer Electricals Ltd. (CGCEL), which is into electrical products, has announced the commissioning of its largest Research and Dev

1 Dec 2021 9:24 pm
Debt-to-GDP ratio of States worrying: RBI

The combined debt-to-GDP ratio of states is expected to remain at 31% by end-March 2022, which is worryingly higher than the target of 20% to be achie

1 Dec 2021 9:00 pm
Gold tumbles 302; silver declines 81

In the international market, gold was trading with marginal gains at $1,778 per ounce and silver was flat at $22.74 per ounce.

1 Dec 2021 5:37 pm
Sensex rebounds 620 points; Nifty above 17,100

IndusInd Bank was the top gainer in the Sensex pack, rising nearly 6%

1 Dec 2021 4:27 pm
Rupee gains 22 paise to end at 74.91 against U.S. dollar

Dollar index declined 0.03% to 95.96

1 Dec 2021 4:19 pm
Indias manufacturing sector records highest production growth in November after nine months

Factory orders rise for fifth successive month at fastest pace since February.

1 Dec 2021 2:59 pm
GST mop up in November at 1.31 lakh crore, second highest since rollout

CGST refers to Central Goods and Services Tax, SGST (State Goods and Service Tax) and IGST (Integrated Goods and Services Tax)

1 Dec 2021 1:33 pm
Commercial LPG cylinder price increased by over 100

Oil companies, however, keep domestic cylinder price unchanged

1 Dec 2021 1:03 pm
Power consumption rises 3.6% to 100.42 billion units in November

Power Ministry data shows that there is recovery in power consumption as well as demand in November

1 Dec 2021 12:50 pm
India faces record fertilizer subsidy in 2021-22

The figure is almost double the amount budgeted for fertilizer subsidies in the Budget for this fiscal year ending on March 31.

1 Dec 2021 12:19 pm
Rupee surges 29 paise to 74.84 against U.S. dollar in early trade

Rupee continued its losing run for the fourth day on November 30, dropping by 6 paise to 75.13 against the U.S. dollar

1 Dec 2021 12:07 pm
Jack Dorsey chases crypto, fintech dream post Twitter

The 45-year-old entrepreneur, who is often described as an enigma with varied interests from meditation to yoga to fashion design, plans to pursue his passion which include focusing on running Square Inc and doing more philanthropic work.

1 Dec 2021 10:39 am
Business news live | Asian share markets rise

Top news of the day from the world of business, finance and economy

1 Dec 2021 9:05 am
Shriram Group creates Board of Management

Shriram Group on Tuesday created a Board of Management (BoM) to define the long-term vision and strategy of the group. The financial services company

30 Nov 2021 10:53 pm
NMDC slashes iron ore prices

NMDC has reduced iron ore prices by 750 for a tonne of Lump and by 200 for the same quantity of Fines. Effective November 30, the new prices are 5,

30 Nov 2021 10:49 pm
RBI appoints advisory panel for RelCap

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Tuesday constituted a three-member advisory panel to assist the Administrator of Reliance Capital Ltd. in the disch

30 Nov 2021 10:48 pm
Twitter updates private info policy

The policy will allow Twitter to take action on media that is shared without any explicit abusive content, but posted without the consent of the person depicted.

30 Nov 2021 10:13 pm
Star Health IPO subscribed 0.12 times

The first bid would net Rs.478 crore for 53 lakh bids, said the officials in a regulatory filing.

30 Nov 2021 10:07 pm
Rising tariff, moratorium to help telcos in 5G play

Auction may yield 70,000 cr.: Crisil

30 Nov 2021 10:01 pm
Excise mop-up from fuels doubled in FY21

Government collected 3.72 lakh crore

30 Nov 2021 9:57 pm
Non-food bank credit grew at 6.9%

Loans to agriculture and allied activities continued to perform well, registering an accelerated growth of 10.2% in October 2021 as compared with 7.2% in October 2020

30 Nov 2021 9:54 pm
New crypto Bill will account for all changes in virtual currency world: Nirmala Sitharaman

Refusing to divulge contours, Finance Minister says earlier Bill has been reworked

30 Nov 2021 9:53 pm
TRAI issues paper on 5G spectrum auction

Window for feedback to close Dec. 28

30 Nov 2021 9:49 pm
India 5G subscriptions to reach 500 mn by 2027

4G to stay dominant but witness drop

30 Nov 2021 9:45 pm
Core sector growth rebounds

Cement, coal, electricity and refinery products drive Octobers 7.5% expansion

30 Nov 2021 9:39 pm
India to log double-digit growth this fiscal: Chief Economic Adviser

He also said the seminal second generation reforms would help the country grow over 7% during this decade.

30 Nov 2021 8:11 pm
Govt debt at 62 % of GDP; capable of repaying liabilities: MoS Finance Chaudhary

Central government debt is estimated at about 62 % of GDP for this fiscal and it is capable of repaying its liabilities, Minister of State for Financ

30 Nov 2021 7:07 pm
Centre's fiscal deficit at 5.47 lakh crore at end-October

For the current financial year, the government expects the deficit at 6.8% of GDP or 15.06 lakh crore

30 Nov 2021 6:58 pm
Core sectors' growth bounces back in October

On a month-on-month basis, output was 7.3% higher in October compared to Septembers seven-month low print of the Index of eight core industries

30 Nov 2021 6:44 pm
India's GDP growth at 8.4 % in July-Sept

The GDP growth in April-June quarter this fiscal stood at 20.1 %.

30 Nov 2021 5:58 pm
TRAI releases consultation paper to discuss pricing, modalities for auction of 5G spectrum

Telecom regulator TRAI on Tuesday released a detailed consultation paper to discuss modalities for auction of 5G spectrum bands, including pricing, q

30 Nov 2021 5:48 pm
No proposal to merge public sector general insurance companies: MoS Karad

Further, Bhagwat K Karad also said, In a bid to foster blockchain technology for providing various financial services, banks have put in place IBBIC.

30 Nov 2021 5:43 pm
Explained | Starlinks patchy start in India

The SpaceX-owned companys service is used by 1.4 lakh beta users in 20 countries, and over 7.5 lakh users have expressed interest in the service.

30 Nov 2021 4:46 pm
Gold jumps 41; silver down by 667

In the international market, gold was trading with gains at $1,794 per ounce and silver was flat at $22.94 per ounce

30 Nov 2021 4:27 pm
Rupee pares initial gains, settles 10 paise lower at 75.17/dollar

The rupee on Monday dived 18 paise to close at a five-week low.

30 Nov 2021 4:20 pm
Sensex drops 196 points; Nifty slips below 17,000-mark

Tata Steel was the top loser in the Sensex pack.

30 Nov 2021 4:18 pm
Tariff hikes, moratorium on government dues to help telcos invest more aggressively in 5G tech: Report

Airtel and Vodafone Idea have announced up to 25% hike in their prepaid plan tariffs to improve financials, while Reliance Jio has announced up to 21% hike in mobile services tariffs from December 1.

30 Nov 2021 2:50 pm