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Real Estate trends to watch out for during Covid-19 second wave

While there were signs of a significant revival in the property market in the first quarter of 2021, a momentary halt in any upward trajectory is being seen now.

15 May 2021 9:03 am
Akshaya Tritiya: No glitter in gold sales

While major jewellers saw an up to 50% drop in physical sales, especially in Delhi and Mumbai, the smaller ones were hit harder.

15 May 2021 8:22 am
Second Covid wave to hit banks growth harder than asset quality: Analysts

February and March were our best ever months in LAP, too. This has traditionally been an area where we have done well, both in terms of market share and credit quality and we will continue to consolidate and grow our share, she said.

15 May 2021 6:30 am
Analyst Corner: Godrej Consumers Upgrade to buy with revised TP of Rs 850

Household Insecticides grew just 34% (28% globally) driven by broad based performance in burning as well as premium formats.

15 May 2021 6:00 am
Covishield vaccine: Indias decision to increase gap between doses in sync with UK, WHO recommendations

Indeed, on April 30, Spain revised its national directive on the vaccine, saying those under 60 years of age who had received the first dose should get their second one only 12-16 weeks after.

15 May 2021 5:00 am
Marine products export body arm gets patent for mud crab hatchery tech

RGCA, the research and development arm of the government-owned Marine Products Export Development Authority (MPEDA), had applied for the patent in 2011.

15 May 2021 4:30 am
Analyst Corner: Voltas Medium-term forecasts remain unchanged, so is TP

Room AC segment revenue grew 20% y-o-y and Voltas's market share in the segment at multi brand outlets improved to 25.6% (year to date Feb 2021) from 24.2% in same period last year.

15 May 2021 4:15 am
Dabur India rating Buy: Volume growth came as a disappointment

Company well placed to capitalise on consumers changing preference; TP cut to Rs 630 due to tax rate; Buy retained

15 May 2021 4:00 am
L&T arm bags large contracts from Chennai Metro

L&T classifies large contracts as projects worth in the bracket of Rs 2,500 crore to Rs 5,000 crore.

15 May 2021 3:30 am
Q4 earnings: L&T net rises 3% to Rs 3,293 crore; fresh orders stay under pressure

International orders at Rs 18,439 crore made up 36% of the total order inflow, with receipt of biggest Solar PV plant order and transmission line orders.

15 May 2021 1:10 am
Modest debut for PowerGrid InvIT, closes at 2.98% above issue price of Rs 100 on BSE

It reached the highest point of 4.97% premium in the day, while the lowest was 2.84%. The closing price of Rs 102.98 was, in fact, 0.98% lower than the opening price of Rs 104 per share.

15 May 2021 1:00 am
Moodys changes outlook on Tata Motors to stable

The stable outlook reflects Moodys expectation of a continued recovery in auto sales in each of TMLs operating markets.

15 May 2021 12:30 am
5G in India: New report suggests 40 million users can take up 5G within first year of service rollout

India is yet to roll out 5G services and many users are keenly waiting for it. Now whenever it is introduced in India for users, it is expected that around 40 million users will switch to 5G within the first year of its launch.

14 May 2021 7:07 pm
Twitter to soon make searching for DMs easier for Android users

The company also has plans afoot to make it possible for the users to search the particular chat by typing the word or phrase they may have used in a particular conversation.

14 May 2021 6:00 pm
Mamata Banerjee now writes to PM Modi over PSA plants supply to West Bengal

Mamata Banerjee said that while the Centre has been planning to supply PSA plants to the state, the matter has not progressed well.

14 May 2021 5:45 pm
Sovereign Gold Bond issue gives Akshaya Tritiya a miss: Here is how you may still invest in SGB

The first tranche of Sovereign Gold Bond (SGB) for FY 2021-22 narrowly misses the golden opportunity of encashing the gold buying sentiment on Akshaya Tritiya.

14 May 2021 4:31 pm
Sensex ends 2-day losing streak, mid-, smallcaps underperform; heres what analysts make of todays trade

Nfity 50 was down by 1% this week as markets were worried about risks from rising inflation globally and extension of Covid-19 restrictions in various states locally.

14 May 2021 4:23 pm
Karnataka Minister bats for continuing lockdown in state to control COVID spike

As Karnataka continues to battle the second wave of COVID-19, Revenue Minister R Ashoka on Friday batted for the extension of the statewide lockdown, aimed at controlling the spread of the virus.

14 May 2021 4:08 pm
Youth Congress president Srinivas BV questioned by Delhi Police in connection with illegal distribution of Covid medicines

BJP Delhi spokesperson Harish Khurana said that the allegation that the crime branch is acting on the orders of the Modi government is baseless.

14 May 2021 4:04 pm
Reliance Jio to offer 300 minutes of free calling, buy-one-get-one recharge plan to these users

Though the company has decided to provide 300 minutes of free calling to its feature phone users every month free of cost, the users will not be able to use all 300 minutes of free calling facility in one go.

14 May 2021 2:45 pm
Wont hesitate in removing incompetent officers: Patna High Court warns Nitish govt as COVID-19 spreads to Bihar villages

The court asked the government to ensure that none is deprived of medical facilities in connection with Covid-19.

14 May 2021 2:32 pm
Black Fungus: Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan says awareness, early diagnosis key to curb infection, shares general advisory

The most prominent symptom of this infection is pain and redness around the area of nose and eyes along with fever, headache, cough, shortness of breath and bloody vomits.

14 May 2021 2:30 pm
Best time to buy a luxury home as prices will remain firm: Mani Rangarajan

In an exclusive interview, Mani Rangarajan of shares his views on the current trends prevailing in the realty market in India, and its future outlook.

14 May 2021 2:14 pm
Galtiyaan unhin se hoti hain..: Anupam Kher after saying important to hold government responsible

Notably, Anupam Kher himself has been helping people in need through his organisation Anupam Kher Foundation.

14 May 2021 1:24 pm
Gold price today, 14 May, 2021: Gains 2% from Akshaya Tritiya 2020 to this year; why you should buy

Gold Rate Today, Gold Price in India on 14 May 2021: Gold prices fell in India on Akshaya Tritiya as in international markets yellow metal declined on a firmer dollar.

14 May 2021 12:51 pm
Battlegrounds Mobile India pre-registrations start May 18, Krafton promises brand new game with exclusive rewards for Indian players

This is Krafton's second attempt to re-launch PUBG Mobile in India after the government banned it in September last year over privacy concerns.

14 May 2021 12:49 pm
In smartphone-addicted India, Bharat faces CoWin registration challenges, rural vax crisis worsens

Out of over 3 lakh existing Common Service Centres in the country only 54,460 were active on May 11 depriving a large number of people in rural areas of the wherewithal to register for their vaccine slot.

14 May 2021 12:42 pm
Akshaya Tritiya 2021: Should you consider investing in gold via ETFs instead of physical gold for wealth creation?

Gold ETFs invest in gold bullion which is similar to investing in physical metal but is held in electronic form. Experts say, investors can buy as low as one unit and the expenses associated with it tend to be much lower when compared to physical gold investment.

14 May 2021 12:27 pm
Assam NRC chief moves Supreme Court seeking complete, comprehensive and time-bound re-verification of names

The BJP had in its manifesto promised to initiate the process of the correction and reconciliation of NRC.

14 May 2021 12:26 pm
4 ways in which parents can help make online classes more effective for their kids

With schools opting for online classes, as a parent you may wonder how to ensure that these classes are as effective as the traditional ones. Worry not. We have some ideas

14 May 2021 11:59 am
Why you should buy your dream home in your early 30s

Building a financial asset, such as a home, provides substantial security against future uncertainties and can also provide a second income in the form of rent.

14 May 2021 11:54 am
Guess whats helping kids beat the lockdown blues

While its no secret that the extended lockdown is taking a toll on our childrens mental health, the good news is that online activity classes for kids have emerged as the game changer

14 May 2021 11:45 am
Goa horror continues: 15 more die at GMCH as oxygen supply pressure dips again

Relatives of patients and doctors at GMCH made SOS calls as the oxygen pressure started dipping in the Covid wards around 1 am.

14 May 2021 11:34 am
FM hands over possession of flats to over 600 homebuyers under SWAMIH fund

The first residential project under Special Window for Affordable & Mid-Income Housing fund has been completed.

14 May 2021 11:18 am
Go Air files IPO papers with SEBI for Rs 3,600-cr issue; firm rebrands as Go First ahead of IPO

Go Airlines has filed a Draft Red herring Prospectus with capital markets regulator SEBI to launch an IPO (initial public offering) worth Rs 3,600 crore

14 May 2021 11:07 am
Akshay Tritiya 2021: Significance, theme, date and auspicious Puja timings

Lord Krishna is also associated with this festival as it is on the same day his dear childhood friend Sudama visited him at his Mathura palace.

14 May 2021 10:48 am
Farmers protest leading to COVID-19 spread in villages: Manohar Lal Khattar

A month ago as well, Khattar had asked the farmers to call off their stir and get themselves tested for COVID-19.

14 May 2021 10:46 am
PowerGrid InvIT shares list at 4% premium to IPO price; 3rd listed InvIT after IndiaGrid Trust, IRB InvIT

PowerGrid InvIT is the first Infrastructure Investment Trust (InvIT) in the country to be floated by a public sector company.

14 May 2021 10:07 am
Akshaya Tritiya 2021: How to buy digital gold amid Covid-19 lockdown

The sentiment of buyers is weak before Akshaya Tritiya this year as survival and saving cash for uncertainty is the preference of customers now.

14 May 2021 9:30 am
14 May 2021 8:38 am
Stuck realty projects get Rs 18,000 cr from SWAMIH fund

The SWAMIH fund, set up in November 2019 to extend last-mile funding to stuck realty projects, has so far sanctioned as much as Rs 18,000 crore to help complete 204 projects.

14 May 2021 8:31 am
L&T, Cipla, Lupin, Dr Reddys, Vedanta, GAIL, Tata Power, Reliance Infrastructure stocks in focus

Nifty futures were trading 191.50 points or 1.32 per cent higher at 14,699 on Singaporean Exchange, indicating a strong opening for BSE Sensex and Nifty 50

14 May 2021 8:17 am
Market LIVE: SGX Nifty signals gap-up start for Sensex, Nifty; PowerGrid InvIT shares to list on bourses today

Share Market News Today | Sensex, Nifty, Share Prices LIVE: Domestic equity market benchmarks BSE Sensex and Nifty 50 were set to open in the positive territory.

14 May 2021 7:55 am
Coronavirus in India Live News: Maximum mess, minimum vaccine No CoWin slots, jab centres shut, states fight over quota

Coronavirus Lockdown Extension in India, Daily Count of Covid-19 Cases in India, Coronavirus Vaccine Shortage India Live Updates: From Delhi to Bengaluru, cities are shutting down the vaccine centres due to a shortage of stocks.

14 May 2021 7:53 am
Interview: Tom Goodwin, co-founder, All We Have Is Now

The problem with a metric is when it becomes the target

14 May 2021 6:55 am
Bloggers Park: The direct approach

How to build a digital-first brand in the midst of a pandemic

14 May 2021 6:51 am
After Hours: Rajat Khurana, managing director, Asics India

From Apple to Toyota are some of his favourite brands

14 May 2021 6:48 am
Aiding Indias Covid Fight: Need to build on techs role for the countrys future health

Indeed, AI is also a significant factor behind the unprecedented pace of development of the most important tool in the worlds arsenal against Covid-19the vaccines.

14 May 2021 6:45 am
Screen Villain: Radhes digital release pinches theatre-owners, but their decision to boycott the film is flawed

In any case, digital/OTT is a front of competition that theatre-owners have to contend with; while the pandemic may have pushed up OTT/digital viewership, nominal data rates and sachet-pricing for OTT subscriptions for viewing on phone-screens have been important factors too.

14 May 2021 6:30 am