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Invest talk: Privatisation offers investment opportunity in PSUs

Commercial expediency is overtaken by political goals. The PSU stock prices follow a pattern of optimism and despair.

09 Dec 2019 1:28 AM

Money talk: What to do when paying EMIs becomes a struggle

Before you incur debt, especially a large, long-term debt such as a home loan, you need to take two measures to protect your finances.

09 Dec 2019 1:23 AM

Share of third party cover rising in motor premia

The past three years have seen a steady rise in this share and from this year onwards the growth momentum could spike higher.

09 Dec 2019 1:19 AM

After onion, it’s turn of edible oil to give price shock

India, which is a big importer, will also be hit by the price rise.

09 Dec 2019 1:13 AM

4 key challenges in Indian real estate segment

The sector is currently in the midst of challenging times owing to a variety of economic factors.

07 Dec 2019 12:05 PM


NEFT transactions to be available 24x7 from Dec 16

RTGS is meant for large-value instantaneous fund transfers, while NEFT is used for fund transfers of up to Rs 2 lakh.

07 Dec 2019 11:26 AM

India is snacking nation, finds global survey

Hold your breath. The Mondelez study has many more interesting things to offer.

07 Dec 2019 1:53 AM

Consumer confidence dips to 5-year low

The Future Expectations Index that assesses the one-year ahead expectations also fell to 114.5 from 118.0. It has been falling since March 2019.

07 Dec 2019 1:49 AM

Most weavers earn less than Rs 10,000

The census claims that there is an improvement in the income levels of the weaver households from the 2007 census.

07 Dec 2019 1:43 AM

Voda Idea to shut down if no relief comes: Kumar Mangalam Birla

Vodafone Idea shares fell over 5 per cent on Friday, spooked by Birla’s comments. The stock slumped 5.34 per cent at Rs 6.92.

07 Dec 2019 1:38 AM


PSBs may get nod to hold over 10 per cent in two insurers

An entity holding over 10 per cent in an insurance company is categorised as a promoter while one holding below that limit is termed as an investor.

07 Dec 2019 1:32 AM

Govt asks e-commerce firms to file FDI compliance report annually

Trader bodies have been raising concern over violation of foreign direct investment (FDI) norms.

06 Dec 2019 4:01 PM

Retail onion prices touch Rs 140 per kg mark in some cities

The average modal price of onion in the retail markets was ruling at Rs 110 per kg

06 Dec 2019 12:55 PM

Yes Bank stock slumps over 5 pc on ratings downgrade

The lender's shares were trading at 58.75 apiece, down 5.39 per cent on the BSE.

06 Dec 2019 11:04 AM

Oil drops as market awaits ratification of OPEC+ supply cut

The group has been withholding 1.2 million bpd and the increased amount represents about 1.7 per cent of global oil output.

06 Dec 2019 9:56 AM


Soon, govt agencies will procure foodgrains only in jute bags

“The production of jute goods over the last few years by the jute mills has remained consistent,” Minister of Textiles, Smriti Zubin Irani said.

06 Dec 2019 4:26 AM

NABH rule will deny cover to 95 per cent Ayush hospitals

While NQAS is mainly meant for government institutions, private hospitals require NABH accreditation.

06 Dec 2019 4:23 AM

Banking stocks fall after RBI pause

The bond market reacted as the 10-year government bond yield spiked to 6.82 per cent levels, meaning mark-to-market losses for the banks.

06 Dec 2019 2:25 AM

P2P lending limit raised to Rs 50 lakh

The move aims at not only helping investors to diversify risk but also borrowers to get larger sums of loans.

06 Dec 2019 2:23 AM

New pre-paid card/wallet with Rs 10,000 load soon

Such PPIs can be issued on the basis of essential minimum details sourced from the customer.

06 Dec 2019 2:21 AM