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Silver futures decline to Rs 38,390 per kg

Silver prices fell 0.65 per cent to Rs 38,390 per kg at the futures trade as speculators reduced their exposure, driven by a weak trend in global market.At the Multi Commodity Exchange, sil

22 Feb 2018 2:04 pm
SEBI to auction 11 assets of Pancard, reserve price ₹260 cr

Looking to recover over ₹7,000 crore of investors’ money, markets regulator SEBI will next month auction 11 properties of Pancard Clubs and its late CMD at a total reserve price of ₹260 crore.

22 Feb 2018 1:41 pm
Gold futures fall to Rs 30,429 on weak global cues

Amid a weak global trend, gold prices drifted lower by 0.15 per cent to Rs 30,429 per ten grams at the futures trade as participants reduced their bets.At the Multi Commodity Exchange, gold

22 Feb 2018 1:39 pm
Gitanjali Gems shares tank over 58% in 7 days

Shares of Gitanjali Gems continued to face selling pressure for the seventh straight session today, falling 58.5 per cent in the past one week.The stock tanked 4.92 per cent to Rs 26.10 -- i

22 Feb 2018 1:32 pm
Kia Motors installs framework for greenfield plant in AP

To recruit 3,000 employees to man operations at facility

22 Feb 2018 1:22 pm
Oil from sunken Iran tanker reached Japan shores: Japanese Coast Guard

Oil that reached islands in southern Japan earlier this month is highly likely to have come from the sunken Iranian tanker Sanchi, the Japan Coast Guard said on Thursday.Samples of oily ma

22 Feb 2018 1:13 pm
Explosive device thrown at US embassy building in Montenegro

An unknown person threw an explosive device, probably a hand grenade, at the US embassy building in Podgorica, the capital of Montenegro, before blowing himself up, the government said on Thursda

22 Feb 2018 1:03 pm
India at 81st rank in global corruption perception index

India’s score in the latest ranking remains unchanged at 40. In 2015, the score was 38.

22 Feb 2018 1:02 pm
Canada High Commission cancels dinner invite to Khalistan terrorist

Jaspal Atwal was convicted for trying to kill the then Punjab minister Malkiat Singh Sidhu in Vancouver in 1986

22 Feb 2018 12:52 pm
New NPL framework may push up banks’ credit costs, undermine earnings: Fitch

‘However, stronger regulatory efforts coupled with bank recap could help support a recovery over medium term’

22 Feb 2018 12:36 pm
India ranks 81st in global corruption perception index

India has been ranked 81st in the global corruption perception index for 2017, released by Transparency International, which named the country among the “worst offenders” in terms of graft and pr

22 Feb 2018 12:31 pm
GHMC lists its bonds on BSE bond platform

Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) has listed its municipal bonds on the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE). The civic body became the second to list its bonds on the BSE’s newly launched bond

22 Feb 2018 12:22 pm
Nifty Call: Stay out of the market

Nifty 50 Feb Futures (10,357)Nifty 50 futures contract seeks for a direction and it has been stuck in a narrow range between 10,330 and 10,425 over the last couple of days.

22 Feb 2018 12:20 pm
Trump meets Florida school shooting survivors, suggests arming teachers

US President Donald Trump floated the idea of arming teachers and promised more stringent background checks on gun owners as he hosted an emotional meeting with students who survived last week’s

22 Feb 2018 11:54 am
US senator concerned Trump Jr’s speech in India would send mistaken message

Democratic Senator Robert Menendez has written a letter to the US Ambassador to India to ensure that the son of the US president, who is visiting India, is not given any special treatment by the

22 Feb 2018 11:53 am
HSBC raises M&M's price target

HSBC has raised the price target of Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd to Rs 840 from Rs 795, and it has maintained “buy” rating.HSBC says India's tractor industry has grown “strongly” in the past

22 Feb 2018 11:49 am
Have not suggested rethink on complete electrification of railways: Bibek Debroy

Bibek Debroy, economist and chairman of the Prime Minister’s Economic Advisory Council, has said he had not urged the government to rethink its plans for electrification of the railway network an

22 Feb 2018 11:48 am
Credit Suisse gives 'outperform’ rating to Britannia

Feb 22 Credit Suisse has initiated coverage of biscuit maker Britannia Industries with “outperform” rating and a price target of Rs 5,550. The brokerage expects the company to gain market share gra

22 Feb 2018 11:40 am
Glenmark ties up with S. Korea’s SCD for ophthalmic products

Glenmark Pharmaceuticals has entered into an exclusive agreement with South Korea’s Sam Chun Dang Pharm Co Ltd (SCD) to develop, manufacture and market a portfolio of ophthalmic products in the US

22 Feb 2018 11:28 am
Opposition divided over JPC probe into PNB scam

Trinamool says past JPCs have not yielded results; CPI(M) for probe; Cong undecided

22 Feb 2018 10:56 am
Rotomac loan turned NPA in FY16; made full provision: Bank of India

State-owned Bank of India on Wednesday said it had sanctioned some loan to Rotomac group companies as a consortium lender and that had turned into a non-performing asset (NPA) or bad loan in 2015-1

22 Feb 2018 10:52 am
Wipro to set up Rs 220-cr personal care manufacturing plant in AP

The Wipro Consumer Care products division will invest Rs 220 crore to set up a manufacturing facility at Maheshwaram in Rangareddy district. Coming up on 40 acres, the facility will manufac

22 Feb 2018 10:48 am
Nikkei falls to near 1-week low; Ricoh tumbles

Japan’s Nikkei share average fell to a near 1-week low on Thursday morning due to across-the-board selling after US shares dropped overnight, while office equipment maker Ricoh stumbled after a med

22 Feb 2018 10:37 am
In eNAM reboot, Govt introduces six new features

To engage more farmers on the electronic National Agriculture Market (eNAM) platform, the government today unveiled mobile payment facility BHIM, and other features in regional languages as well.

22 Feb 2018 10:27 am
Gold holds steady at 1-week low

US interest rate outlook weighs

22 Feb 2018 10:27 am
UN expected to vote on 30-day ceasefire in Syria

Sweden and Kuwait called for a vote today on a UN resolution ordering a 30-day cease-fire throughout Syria to enable delivery of humanitarian aid to millions of people in acute need, and the evacua

22 Feb 2018 10:19 am
Oxigen enhances micro-ATM footprint with IndianOil’s fuel station network

Signs agreement with IOC to deploy 10,000 micro-ATMs at various fuel stations, pan India

22 Feb 2018 10:19 am
Rupee dips to 3-month low of 65.06 on dollar demand, FII outflows

The rupee weakened by 30 paise to trade at a three-month low of 65.06 against the US dollar in early trade due to increased demand for the greenback from importers amid heavy foreign fund outflows

22 Feb 2018 10:14 am
Kamal’s party, Makkal Neethi Maiam, is born

Party flag symbolises unity of southern States; Kejriwal attends launch; Pinarayi sends wishes

22 Feb 2018 10:12 am
Wall Street falls as Fed minutes send bond yields higher

US stocks had closed lower on Wednesday in a rocky session after the release of the minutes from the Federal Reserve’s January meeting pushed yields on the benchmark 10-year US Treasury note to a f

22 Feb 2018 10:07 am
Ford’s North America President Raj Nair asked to leave after misconduct allegations

Indian–American Raj Nair, executive vice president and president of Ford North America has been asked to leave the Detroit-based motor company following allegations of misconduct at work place, t

22 Feb 2018 9:56 am
Fed policymakers show rising confidence on inflation, economic outlook: Minutes

The Federal Reserve’s rate-setting committee showed more confidence on the need to keep raising interest rates at its last policy meeting, with most believing that inflation would perk up.T

22 Feb 2018 9:51 am
Asian stocks slip as US rate risk lifts bond yields

Asian shares slipped on Thursday as the risk of faster hikes in US interest rates lifted short-term Treasury yields to the highest in almost a decade and boosted the dollar.MSCI's broadest

22 Feb 2018 9:15 am
Crude oil largely steady as dollar strengthens

Oil prices were little changed on Wednesday ahead of data expected to show rising crude inventories in the United States and as the dollar strengthened from last week's three-year lows.Bre

22 Feb 2018 9:02 am
Dollar stands tall after Fed minutes back more US rate increases

The dollar traded near a one-week high against a basket of major currencies on Thursday, rising after minutes of the Federal Reserve's January meeting showed policymakers were more confident of t

22 Feb 2018 8:39 am
Five things to watch out for today

The Commerce Ministry will hold consultations with a cross-section of people including academia and trade over two days on issues such as agriculture, services and e-commerce ahead of the WTO mini

22 Feb 2018 8:25 am
Humble Khadi enters Bollywood: Kangana Ranaut to don it in The Queen of Jhansi

 After dressing up officials in several government offices, the humble Khadi is now making its way to the silver-screen. Actor Kangana Ranaut, in her lead role in Manikarnika: The Queen

21 Feb 2018 11:34 pm
Left objects to coal sector reforms

The CPI (M) has condemned the Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs’ decision to open up coal mining to companies in the private sector. The party alleged that the move is part of the aggressive pu

21 Feb 2018 11:08 pm
Unions flay privatising coal mines

 The Centre of Indian Trade Unions has opposed the government decision to open the coal sector for commercial mining by private players. A CITU statement said the opening up of the coal mini

21 Feb 2018 11:06 pm
Bangladesh PM keen to resolve Teesta logjam

Sheikh Hasina satisfied with projects under $7.5-billion line of credit from India

21 Feb 2018 11:05 pm
Amazon Prime bets big on reality shows, regional content to expand India market

Armed with a portfolio of original content, Amazon Prime Videos said it will continue its focus on differentiated content. The company said it also scaling up its presence in the regional language

21 Feb 2018 10:55 pm