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Railways sought Rs 50,000 crore GBS for 2017-18

the Finance Ministry for the current year had slashed it to Rs 28,000 crore, citing slow spending pace.

20 Jan 2017 4:29 PM

India Inc cuts Rs 95,000 crore debt

Refineries, telcos and finance firms lead the way in debt repayment.

20 Jan 2017 5:26 AM

Cooperative banks fake cash: I-T tells RBI

Officials said it had informed the RBI about these alleged malpractices earlier.

20 Jan 2017 5:26 AM

FM Arun Jaitley begins Budget process with halwa

Officers will gain touch with their near and dear ones only after the Union Budget is presented.

20 Jan 2017 5:25 AM

Foreign firms wary of fraud, says study

The percentage of respondents affected by fraud reduced to 68 per cent in 2016, down from 80 per cent in 2015.

19 Jan 2017 3:12 AM

Government will divest 25 per cent stake in five insurance firms

The insurance sector in India comprises 24 companies operating in the life insurance business and 29 non-life insurers.

19 Jan 2017 1:43 AM

Govt may extend anti-dumping duty on Chinese chemical

The restrictive duty was imposed for a further period of five years, which ended on January 12.

18 Jan 2017 2:36 PM

Telecom sector to increase number of jobs this year

The sector is expected to create two million jobs thanks to increased data penetration.

18 Jan 2017 2:03 PM

Centre may ease FDI retail norms

Currently, FDI up to 49 per cent is permitted under the automatic route but beyond that limit, government's nod is required.

18 Jan 2017 6:21 AM

Anti-trade US worries nations

Reshoring is bad news for poor nations.

18 Jan 2017 5:35 AM