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Why you should not use credit card for cash withdrawal

You will end up paying hefty cash withdrawal fee and advance payment charges.

15 Jan 2019 12:00 PM

Inflation dips to 18-month low

While the retail inflation dipped to an 18-month low of 2.19 per cent, the wholesale inflation fell to an eight-month low of 3.80 per cent.

15 Jan 2019 12:52 AM

Strong case to revisit 'restrictive' FDI retail policy: report

India received USD 1.4 billion in FDI in the retail sector between 2000 and 2018, which is only 0.36 per cent of the overall FDI inflows.

14 Jan 2019 2:46 PM

Petrol price breaches Rs 70-mark, diesel crosses Rs 64

In Mumbai, petrol costs Rs 75.77 a litre and diesel is priced at Rs 67.18.

14 Jan 2019 2:17 PM

Income tax relief on way, threshold may be doubled

Tax exemption to medical and transport allowance may come back.

14 Jan 2019 10:22 AM


QSRs tweak strategy to fend off Swiggy, Zomato

Domino’s and McDonald’s are having a hard time controlling delivery costs: Report

14 Jan 2019 12:07 AM

Soon, nearby retailers won’t charge you GST

Mention of GST registration status to become mandatory.

14 Jan 2019 12:07 AM

District-focused approach to boost GDP growth faster: Prabhu

Prabhu said the country is now targeting to increase the annual FDI inflows to USD 100 billion.

12 Jan 2019 5:12 PM

Strengthen agriculture by long-term structural changes: Naidu

Farming is our basic culture providing livelihood to nearly 60 per cent of our population.

12 Jan 2019 4:35 PM

Industrial growth falls to 17-month low of 0.5 per cent in Nov

Output in only 10 of the 23 groups saw positive growth.

12 Jan 2019 12:10 AM


Govt plans insurance scheme for GST-registered small traders

Small traders could get accidental insurance cover of up to Rs 10 lakh based on turnover.

11 Jan 2019 3:05 PM

Petrol price hiked by 19 paise, diesel by 28 paise

In Mumbai, petrol now costs Rs 74.72 a litre and diesel is priced at Rs 65.73.

11 Jan 2019 3:04 PM

Social media giants plan push-back on India's new regulations: sources

The move comes ahead of India’s national election due by May and amid rising worries that activists could misuse social media.

11 Jan 2019 1:48 PM

India takes EU to WTO's safeguard committee over duty on steel products

India is concerned about the European Union's move as it exports nearly 6 per cent of its steel output to Italy.

11 Jan 2019 12:47 PM

Modi's 'Make in India' a casualty as steel, auto firms spar over sourcing

India remained a net importer of steel during April-November after exports dropped over 30 per cent.

11 Jan 2019 10:03 AM


Finance Minister Jaitley to present Interim Budget on February 1

The Budget Session of the Parliament will be held from January 31 to February 13.

10 Jan 2019 1:55 PM

Lanka's Central Bank gets USD 400 million swap from RBI

The total loan was expected to have been disbursed with a seventh tranche by mid-2019.

10 Jan 2019 11:39 AM

2019 likely to be a cold year for tech jobs

Low single-digit, need-based, lateral hiring may take place across Indian technology landscape.

10 Jan 2019 10:57 AM

Rs 18,000 crore subsidy in works for stressed gas-based power projects

This scheme ran for two years between 2015 and 2017 and got financial support from the Power System Development Fund.

10 Jan 2019 10:56 AM

CII wants Centre to raise I-T exemptions to Rs 5 lakh

It suggested to raise of limit of deduction under u/s 80C from Rs 1.5 lakh to Rs 2.5 lakh to provide saving opportunities to public at large.

10 Jan 2019 6:43 AM