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Neither India's billionaires nor the poor can escape shadow lender woes

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 04:23
The problems started late last year following shock defaults at shadow lender IL&FS group

Aviation stocks extend gain; SpiceJet surges 33% in two days

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 04:22
SpiceJet soared 14 per cent to Rs 104.70, zooming 33 per cent from Rs 78.75 on Tuesday while IndiGo was up 2 per cent at Rs 1,409

CLSA's Wood remains 'double-overweight' on India; sees Modi return to power

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 04:21
PM Modi, Wood feels, is reaping the reward of a robust response to the Pulwana attacks, which has led to a surge in his popularity

Strong rupee pushes rice prices to seven-month high, dampening exports

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 04:05
India's 5 per cent broken parboiled variety was quoted around $392-$395 per tonne this week, up from $386-$389 last week

Livestreamed NZ massacre means it's time to shut down Facebook Live

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 04:04
In the 24 hours after the New Zealand massacre, 1.5 million videos and images of the killings were uploaded to Facebook's servers, the company announced

LS polls candidate list: Amit Shah makes debut, PM to contest from Varanasi

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 03:37
All incumbent MPs from Karnataka have been retained by BJP, while Amit Shah has replaced L K Advani. Aparna Yadav has not been named by Samajwadi Party yet

Oil prices near 2019 highs amid supply cuts by Opec, US sanctions

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 03:30
Brent crude oil futures were at $67.82 per barrel at 0122 GMT, down 4 cents from their last close but within a dollar of the $68.69 per barrel 2019-high marked the day before

Bad news for borrowers: Rise in NBFCs' funding cost may make loans costlier

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 03:28
Debt concerns have pushed funding costs for non-bank financing companies to multi-year highs in recent weeks

India needs more reforms to remain the fastest-growing large economy: IMF

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 02:40
Important reforms have been implemented and we feel more reforms are needed to sustain this high growth, said IMF

MARKETS LIVE: Sensex gains over 100 pts, Nifty Bank hits record high

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 02:31
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Primer: All you wanted to know about tax breaks for selling multiple houses

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 01:05
Recently the ITAT held that a taxpayer now can avail tax benefits of long-term capital gains that arise on sale of more than one property are invested / will be invested in one residential house

Oil holds above $60 as stronger dollar caps supply-driven rally

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 19:55
Crude has rallied more than 30 percent to start the year as output reductions by the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries and its partners

A contest of content in this election

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 18:51
We need to hear from our political parties why we should vote for them, what ideas they stand for, their policies, reform, etc

Another attack on India will be 'extremely problematic', US tells Pak

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 18:20
The Trump Administration, the official said, has taken sort of a 'zero tolerance policy' on the issue of safe havens to terrorists

Facebook: Our AI tools failed to catch New Zealand attack video

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 18:12
Social media giant pushes back on the idea of time delays for live videos, but says it will re-examine its procedures and expand the categories for accelerated review

Mindtree to step up fight against L&T's open offer; board to meet on Mar 26

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 18:09
Mindtree plans to recommend to its investors not to subscribe to the open offer, citing low offer price, among key reasons

Tata Steel likely to offer packaging assets in Thyssenkrupp JV talks

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 17:59
Offering some packaging steel assets would address one of the areas that have been singled out by the European Commission in its review

Lok Sabha polls: Over 30,000 political ads on Facebook since February

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 17:51
Over Rs 6 crore spent on these ads; Twitter data shows no promoted tweet in past seven days from key handles

Ather Energy scouting for location to start a larger manufacturing unit

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 17:10
The company is planning to set up around 6,500 charging stations with an investment of around Rs 130 crore in next four years to support the electric vehicle ecosystem

Bank employees oppose lenders' plan to take control of ailing Jet Airways

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 16:57
State-owned banks, including SBI and Punjab National Bank, are the main lenders to Jet